|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1915|
|Death: ||Apr. 30, 2008|
God opened up his arms and welcomed one of his angels home. Mrs. Mary Lou Spears Casey was born on August 28, 1915, in Bexar, Alabama. She departed her earthly home for her heavenly home on April 30, 2008. She was the daughter of Garfield and Alice Spears. As a child, she attended Ada Hanna School. She united with Christ at Mt. Zion I Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. She later transferred her membership to Mt. Zion II Christian Methodist Episcopal Church where she remained an active and faithful member until her health became compromised. She was a member of the Stewardess Board and the Missionary Society. She enjoyed notebook singing and lending a helping hand to others in need throughout the community.
She was a domestic servant at the Hamilton Holiday Motel for over 20 years. She was employed at the Tremont Garment Plant in Tremont, Mississippi as a skilled seamstress. Mary Lou, as she was often called, possessed the God-given talent of creating clothes, sometimes without the aid of a pattern for herself, her children and her friends.
Her greatest title was that of a loving mother and wife. She was united in marriage to the late Matthew Corbet Casey. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one sister, Lucille Shepard, and a special person that was raised as a sister, Vada Colburn, one daughter, Eva Dale Casey, and one son, William Morris Casey also preceded her in death along with two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Cherishing the memories of Mary Lou Casey are her seven daughters, one son, and one daughter-in-law. Daughters, Betty Terrell (Donald) of Hamilton, Alabama, Peggy Stone (Fred) of Dallas, Texas, LeeZema Stegall, of Atlanta, Georgia, Mary Ollie Clifton (Clinton) of Huntsville, Alabama, Son, Kenneth Casey (Lisa) of Caledonia, Mississippi, Alice Dean Stewart (Benny) of Hamilton, Alabama, Evelyn Fay Walker (Joe) of Hamilton, Alabama, Vickie Robinson of Hamilton, Alabama, and Lillian Casey of Smithville, Mississippi. Her legacy will live on through her 20 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and 9 great-great-grandchildren.
Hamilton Funeral Home directing.
Garfield Spears (1876 - ____)
Corbet Matthew Lee Casey (1911 - 1984)
Rocky Grove Cemetery
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