Funeral services for Mrs. Alpha Dell O'Bannon, age 79, of Centerville are set for 2 pm on Friday, October 14, 2011 at the New Salem Cemetery Chapel east of Centerville. Burial will be in the New Salem Cemetery. Rev. Leonard Ward will officiate and services will be under the direction of Walters Funeral Home of Centerville.
Alpha Dell O'Bannon was born in Leon County on July 13, 1932 and was a life-long resident of Leon County. She worked at Stanco Break Lining for many years; worked as a waitress at the Town Café in Centerville and also worked at a 7-11 Convenience Store. She was a Baptist. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Benjamin and Mary Jane (Matthews) Tubb; her husband, Elbert O'Bannon and three brothers, Charles Tubb, Albert Tubb and Elgin Tubb. Mrs. O'Bannon passed away on October 11, 2011 in Centerville.
Surviving family includes a son, George Quinlan of Centerville; three daughters, Karen Roberts and her husband, Frank, of Centerville, Mary Ann Ham and her husband, Joe, of Donie and Julie Willis and her husband, Johnny, of Centerville; a brother, Bennie Tubb of Centerville; ten grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren.