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Rebecca Elizabeth Hulsey Colvard
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1887
Rosalie
Jackson County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1978

Gadsden Times - 28 Mar 1978

Mrs Rebecca Elizabeth Colvard, 90, 1142 Litchfield Ave, East Gadsden, died yesterday at a local hospital after several weeks illness. Funeral services to be tomorrow 2 pm from Collier-Butler Chapel with the Revs Stanley Reaves, David Homan and Ron Fleming officiating. Burial in Crestwood Cemetery.

Survivors: sons, Clarence L Colvard, Altoona, Clude B, Price W and Roy P Colvard Jr, all of East Gadsden, Talmadge P Colvard, Glencoe, Charles L Colvard, Huntsville; daughter, Mrs Ollice M Garmany, East Gadsden, 17 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren, daughters-in-law, Marie, Wilma, Edna, Ruth, Janice, Virginia Turner; son-in-law, Bill Garmany.

Active pallbearers will be grandsons and Charles Moore.

Mrs Colvard was a native of Franklin County, Ala and a resident of Etowah County for the past 50 years. She was the wife of the late Roy Patrick Colvard Sr and mother of the late Dewey F Colvard, former sheriff of Etowah County from 1959 to 1974. She was a member of East Gadsden Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

The body will remain at the funeral home through the hour of service. The family will receive friends from 3:30 to 9 pm today. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Russell Hulsey (1850 - 1921)
  Mary Jane Mote Hulsey (1850 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Royal Patrick Colvard (1887 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Lee Colvard (1908 - 1980)*
  Claude Brice Colvard (1910 - 1988)*
  Mary Ollice Colvard Garmany (1913 - 1991)*
  Price Wilson Colvard (1919 - 1993)*
  Talmadge Patrick Colvard (1921 - 1989)*
  Charles Lenard Colvard (1924 - 1996)*
  Royal Patrick Colvard (1926 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Franklin Hulsey (1878 - 1947)*
  James Bartley Hulsey (1879 - 1950)*
  William Thomas Hulsey (1881 - 1965)*
  Hilborn Whit Hulsey (1883 - 1946)*
  Ann Catherine Hulsey Garren (1885 - 1924)*
  Rebecca Elizabeth Hulsey Colvard (1887 - 1978)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crestwood Memorial Cemetery
East Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Debbie Z*~
Record added: Jun 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111603155
 


- Debbie Z*~
 Added: Jun. 1, 2013
 
 
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