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 Alvis E Whitehead

Alvis E Whitehead

Death 8 Feb 1955 (aged 37)
Burial Decatur, Morgan County, Alabama, USA
Plot Garden of the Apostles/Section 5/Lot 16B-1
Memorial ID 62711978 · View Source
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He was the son of Wheeler Whitehead.

The Decatur Daily - February 9, 1955

Whitehead Rites Due Thursday

Funeral services for Alvis E. Whitehead 37, of 1006 9th Ave., SE, who died Tuesday at 2:20 p.m. at Baugh-Wiley Clinic...are scheduled Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Grant Street Church of Christ...

The body will lie in state at the church from one until time for the service which is to be conducted by Irven Lee. Interment is to be in Oakview Memorial Gardens,* Brown directing.

Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Mildred Whitehead; two sons, Robert and David; two sisters, Mrs. Roy Hulsey, Haleyville and Mrs. Grant Berry, Double Springs; and a number of other relatives.

At the time of his death, the deceased was foreman and fixer at Alabama Hosiery Mills. A native of Haleyville, he was active in the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Disabled American Veterans organizations.

Active and honorary pallbearers will be his associates at Alabama Hosiery Mills.

*Oakview Memorial Gardens is no longer an active cemetery and the graves were moved to other locations.




  • Created by: C. R. Lane
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62711978
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alvis E Whitehead (9 Mar 1917–8 Feb 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62711978, citing Roselawn Gardens Of Memory, Decatur, Morgan County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by C. R. Lane (contributor 46928647) .