|Birth: ||May 19, 1925|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 2009|
IUKA – J.T. Alsup, 84, died Sunday, Nov.15, 2009, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Iuka. Following retirement from truck driving, he was the manager of the Sands Motel in Iuka. He later worked for 10 years as the custodian of the Iuka United Methodist Church. He enjoyed coon hunting and visiting with friends, family and neighbors. He was of the Baptist faith.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Cutshall Funeral Home Chapel in Iuka. Bro. Jeff Jones will officiate. Burial will follow in Rutledge Salem Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Rachel Alsup of Iuka; one stepson, Billy Wayne Holland of Nashville, Tenn.; one brother, James Alsup (Judy) of West Palm Beach, Fla.; one sister, Mary Helen Porterfield of Iuka; two step-grandchildren, Shane Holland and Justin Taylor, both of Corinth; two step-great-grandchildren, Madison and Hunter; a special friend, Barbara Taylor of Corinth; and a host of special nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Marlene Pate Alsup; his parents, John Bill and Sally Alsup; and four brothers, John A. Alsup, Frank Alsup, Clyde Alsup and Lewis Alsup.
Pallbearers include Daniel Alsup, Michael Alsup, Robert Alsup, Leroy Dean, D.W. McKee and Jay Campbell.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718; by phone at (800) ACS-2345; or online at www.cancer.org.
An online guestbook can be accessed at www.cutshallfuneralhome.com.
John William Alsup (1866 - 1947)
Sallie Ann Pittman Alsup (1892 - 1974)
Marlene Pate Alsup (1927 - 1985)*
Clyde William Alsup (1919 - 1996)*
Lewis Asbury Alsup (1921 - 1999)*
J. T. Alsup (1925 - 2009)
Rutledge Salem Cemetery
Created by: Reva G. Bradford
Record added: Sep 02, 2009
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