|Birth: ||Jan. 29, 1948|
|Death: ||May 11, 2013|
Life began for Arthur Alston on Jan. 29, 1948, in Rembert, when he was born to the late Robert and Janie Rembert Alston. Arthur departed this life on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Interfaith Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Arthur was educated in the public schools of Clarendon County. He joined First AME Zion Church in Brooklyn. Arthur was united in holy matrimony to Herline Gibson.
He was preceded in death by four sisters, three brothers and one stepson.
He leaves to cherish his memory: a loving devoted wife of 42 years, Herline Alston; eight daughters, Theresa (Dwayne) Pinckney, Sarah (Richard) Jackson, Tanya Lash, Lisa Morris, Zakima Alston, Alexis Alston, Mahony Alston and Patricia (Jasper) Brogden; three sons, Clay Alston, Robert Alston and Stephen Alston; four sisters, Georgia Mae Alston, Janie Alston, Julia Mae Knox and Hattie Butler; three brothers, Charlie (Precious) Alston, Robert Alston and Harvey Alston; eight sisters-in-law; two brothers-in-law; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two very special nieces, Lauren Brock and Susie "Candy" Blackshear; one very special cousin-in-law as his caregiver, Mary Louise Lewis; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Alston will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Mark AME Church with the Rev. Aretha Johnson, pastor, officiating.
Burial: Clark-House Cemetery LLC, Davis Station.
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Mary Lesesne
Record added: May 17, 2013
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