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Marjorie Brooks Albritton
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1922
Jackson County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 2008
Smith County
Texas, USA

Services for Mrs. Marjorie Brooks Albritton will be 3 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Paul Powell officiating. Burial will be at 2:15 p.m. at the Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery under the direction of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Directors.

Viewing hours for Mrs. Albritton will be noon until 9 p.m. on Thursday and 8 a.m. until noon on Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Albritton died June 2, 2008, in Tyler. She was born Nov. 20, 1922, in Martha, Okla., to the late Benjamin and May Henry Brooks.

Mrs. Albritton was a former kindergarten teacher at Caldwell Play School in Tyler for several years. She was the former owner of Albritton Carden school, formerly known as Harriett Wood's Carden School in Tyler. She was a longtime member of Green Acres Baptist Church and a member of the Joy Class and the Stitchery group.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Lloyd Albritton; sister, Dr. Benjy F. Brooks; brother, Bart Brooks.

Survivors include daughters, Kaelan Anderson and husband Robert of Oak Harbor, Wash., Janna Patrick and husband Phillip Patrick of Spring, and Jody Balfay and husband Mike of Bullard; five grandchildren, Amy Nelson and husband Les of Ferndale, Wash., Bonnie Balfay of Flint, Paul Balfay of Fort Worth, Michelle Balfay of Bullard, and Jon Patrick of Houston; and four great-grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers are Robert Anderson, Robert Craig, Paul Balfay, Jon Patrick, Phillip Patrick and Morris Gary.

Family will have visitation after the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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  Lloyd Gettys Albritton (1919 - 2001)*
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Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery
Smith County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Jun 05, 2008
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Mother, I miss you and think of you everyday. Love, Kaelan
- K.Anderson
 Added: Jul. 23, 2011
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