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 Jack Virgil “J.V.” Alvis

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Jack Virgil “J.V.” Alvis

  • Birth 22 Sep 1926 Morgan County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 15 Jan 1996 Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA
  • Burial Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA
  • Memorial ID 8898248

Was born in Morgan County, oldest of 7 children of Carrie Bowen and Virgil Alvis-Lived his adult life in Cullman County, then later Hunstville in Madison County-father of 9 children. Was a painter by trade and enjoyed bowling, dancing, sharing colorful tales of his childhood and "the good old days", and spending time with his family and his precious grandchildren, who knew him simply as "Grandpa"--also,in his younger days, was an avid pool player.He was particularly proud of having accepted the Lord as his personal Savior at an early age and having been baptized in a river not too far from his home church, New Hope North Baptist, where many of his relatives are now buried at.
"We love and miss you,Daddy and Grandpa-gone too soon"

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  • Created by: Carolyn
  • Added: 10 Jun 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8898248
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jack Virgil “J.V.” Alvis (22 Sep 1926–15 Jan 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8898248, citing Valhalla Memory Gardens, Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn (contributor 46610869) .