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2013-01-03 / Obituaries


Huey Cassity, 80, of Linden died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at DCH Regional Medical Center. Born April 24, 1932 in Thomasville, Cassity was a former papermaker with Gulf States Paper Mill. He was also a member of the Providence Baptist Church and a U. S. Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Ted Elizabeth Cassity of Linden; three daughters, Jackie Davis of Gallion, Cindy Malone of Demopolis and Pam Gibbs of Linden; son, Danny Cassity of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Thursday, Dec. 27 at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Warren Huggins officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery in Gallion with O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers were Chris Gibbs, Daniel Davis, Tim Cassity, Drew Tucker, Matt Hansard, Hunter Yelverton, Jacob Davidson and Ethan Biggs.

Honorary pallbearers were the staff of Marengo Nursing Home, the staff of Southern Care Hospice, employees of Gulf States Paper Co. and Dr. Charles Gross.

Condolences may be offered at www.obrantchapelfh.com.

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