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Alice Whorton Lane
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1880
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1957
Etowah County
Alabama, USA

Alice Whorton Lane was the daughter of Isaac Whorton and Helen Arnold Whorton. She was the wife of Robert Payne Lane.


Published in "The Gadsden Times"; newspaper; Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama; Feb. 18, 1957:


Mrs. Robert Payne Lane died today at 11 a.m., at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. William B. Dortch, 631 Reynolds St., following a brief illness.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Collier-Butler.


The obituary for Alice Whorton Lane was published in "The Gadsden Times"; newspaper; Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama; Feb. 19, 1957:


Mrs. Robert Payne Lane, 631 Reynolds Street, died at 11 a.m. yesterday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. B. Dortch.

A native of Summit, and a resident of Gadsden since 1947. Mrs. Lane was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, and of the W. B. Dortch Sunday School Class of North Gadsden Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. W. B. Dortch; three sons, John Lane, Wilmington, Del.; Gilbert A. Lane, Oxford, and Capt. William T. Lane, Elpaso, Tex.; two sisters, Mrs. H.L. Grasty and Mrs. Sarah Whorton, Both of Birmingham; four brothers, C.R. and W. W. Whorton, both of Birmingham, and T.M. and A.R. Whorton, of Washington, D. C.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., tomorrow at the Collier-Butler Chapel, with the Revs. Ivan H. Trusler and Donald Fortson officiating.

Burial will be in Forrest Cemetery, with Collier-Butler Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

The body is to remain at Collier-Butler Chapel through the hour of service.

Active pallbearers will be W.C. Cranford, Carl Hofferbert, Colquett Majure, Nall Leach, Frank Bevis, Hudon Shropshire, James Allen, Herbert Meighan, Jr., Robert Whittle, Ray Ellis, R.D. Stevens, and George Oliver.

Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. J.O. Finney, Dr. William Tally, Dr. William Simpson, all personal friends, members of the Etowah County Bar Association, officers of the First Presbyterian Church and all members of the North Gadsden Presbyterian Church.

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  Robert Payne Lane (1875 - 1928)*
  Robert Whorton Lane (1903 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Forrest Cemetery
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Judith Nan Lewis
Record added: Apr 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88639590
Alice <i>Whorton</i> Lane
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- Judith Nan Lewis
 Added: May. 3, 2012

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