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2010-06-17 / Obituaries


Lillie Pearl Ward, 75, of Gallion died Sunday, June 6, 2010 at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa.

She was born May 12, 1935 in Half Acre. She was a member of the River of Life Church.

Funeral services were held at 12:00 noon Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden with Rev. Ed Pickle officiating. Interment was at New Octagon Cemetery in Linden.

She is survived by her daughter, Melissa (Bobby) Smith of Newbern; stepson, Peter (Sharon) Ward of Cullman; two stepdaughters, Pat (Dewayne) Gamel of Gallion and Reba Ward of Springfield, Ore.; two brothers, Joe Benny (Barbara Ann) Lynn of Thomasville and Zeke (Doris) Lewis Jr., of Selma; four grandchildren, Amanda (Bobby) Anderson of Demopolis, Dustin (Jessie) Smith of Newbern, Elizabeth Smith and Neal Smith both of Gallion and a host of stepgrandchildren and great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Lucky Poellnitz, Matt McCollum, Tuff Raulston, Michael Casper, Andrew Thomas and Scott Lynn.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Linden directed.

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