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Alta Mae Roark Archer
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1929
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 7, 2009
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA

ALTA MAE ARCHER, age 80, of Lafayette, TN, passed away Monday, September 7, 2009 at the Westmoreland Care and Rehab. Funeral services for Alta Mae Archer will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 9 at the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Elder Dean Dyer officiating. Interment will follow in the Macon County Memorial Gardens.

She is lovingly survived by:
Natasha and husband Walter Kittrell
Josh Archer all of Lafayette, TN
Former Husband,
Robert Archer of Lafayette, TN
Archer, Lane, and Lanna Kittrell all of Lafayette, TN
Benjamin Archer of Lafayette, TN
Henry Wade Roark of Lafayette, TN

Macon County Times

Alta Mae Archer, age 80, of Lafayette, TN, passed away September 7, 2009, at Westmoreland Care and Rehab. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, September 9, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. from the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Dean Dyer officiating. Joseph Copas and Steve Turner served as honorary pallbearers. Josh Copas, Jeremiah Copas, Larry Roark, Danny Roark, Douglas Dyer, and Johnny Dale Proffitt served as active pallbearers. Interment followed in the Macon County Memorial Gardens.

Alta Mae Roark was born on February 4, 1929 in Ellis County, Texas, to the late Odie and Florence Coley Roark. She was married for several years to Robert Cager Archer, having one son. Besides her parents; son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Darlene Archer, preceded her in death.

She was a beautician for several years, worked in a factory for a short time, and was employed by the Westmoreland Police Department for seventeen years, before retiring to keep her great-grandchildren. Alta Mae enjoyed being around people and traveling. She would help others often, by taking them to the doctor or where ever they needed to go. She loved sewing and spending time with her Aunt Mildred, quilting. Alta Mae loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and the time she spent with them.

In 1943, as a fourteen year old girl, she joined Antioch Missionary Baptist Church and was baptized into the church where she remains a member today.

Alta Mae will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved her.

She is lovingly survived by; grandchildren, Natasha (Walter) Kittrell, and Joshua Archer, great-grandchildren, Archer Kittrell, Lane Kittrell, Lanna Kittrell, and Benjamin Archer, brother, Henry Wade Roark all of Lafayette, TN, and a host of extended family and friends.
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  Robert C. Archer (1926 - 2012)*
*Calculated relationship
Macon County Memorial Gardens
Macon County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Ted Butler
Record added: Sep 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41682564
Alta Mae <i>Roark</i> Archer
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