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Emilie McAllister Obituary

Emilie  McAllister
Emilie McAllister

February 24, 1927 - July 24, 2011
Resided in Oak Grove, LA
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Cox Funeral Home
Oak Grove, Louisiana

Funeral services for Emilie McAllister, age 84, of Oak Grove, Louisiana will be 11AM, Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Beulah Baptist Church near Oak Grove, with Rev. Kenny Herring officiating. Interment will be in the Beulah Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home.

Visitation will be at the Beulah Baptist Church Monday from 5PM - 9PM and Tuesday from 9AM all day.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James "Bud" McAllister; son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Glenda Barton McAllister; grandson, Ken McAllister; parents, Melon Dye and Viola Little Dye; step-father, Lester Frith; brothers, Olyer Dye and Odell Dye; step-brothers, Gyles Frith and James Frith; sisters, Marlene McCaskill, Roma Ragland and LaVerle Scott; step-sisters, Mable Harvey, Letha Dukes , Mervelle Prisock and Velma Frith Dye.

Emilie is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sharon McAllister Ruiz and Alvin Joseph Ruiz of Harvey, Louisiana; son and daughter-in-law, Gene Michael McAllister and Kathy Lemons McAllister of Oak Grove, Louisiana; son and daughter-in-law, Keith McAllister and Donna Defee McAllister of Oak Grove, Louisiana; eight grandchildren, Laura Ann Ruiz, Nicole Maria Ruiz, Todd Michael McAllister and his wife Pam Putman McAllister, Vance Michael McAllister and his wife Kelly Duncan McAllister, Brant McAllister, Brandi McAllister Stanley and her husband Jay Stanley, Stacy McAllister and Steven Rogers, Kim McAllister Rogers; fourteen great-grandchildren, Annabella Rae McAllister, Tristen Michael McAllister, Emilie Kathryn McAllister, Duncan McAllister, Deuce McAllister, a great grandaughter, Eve McAllister, Easton McAllister, Logan Keith Stanley, Jacob Dalton Stanley, Hayden Stephens, Taylor Stephens, Andrew Rogers, Aaron Rogers, Anna Claire Rogers; three sisters, Mellie McCoy of Pearl, Mississippi, Louise Coleman of Monroe, Louisiana, and Norma Lois Townsend of Oak Grove, Louisiana; brother, Lamar Frith of Oak Grove, Louisiana; step-brother, Junior Frith of Transylvania, Louisiana; two step-sisters, Willie Lee Weems of Monroe, Louisiana and Dorothy Vining of Fort Valley, Georgia.

Pallbearers will be Todd McAllister, Vance McAllister, Brant McAllister, Andrew Rogers, Aaron Rogers, Logan Stanley, Jay Stanley, Steven Rogers.


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Beulah Baptist Church
12777 Highway 585
Oak Grove, LA US
Monday, July 25, 2011
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Beulah Baptist Church
12777 Highway 585
Oak Grove, LA US
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
11:00 AM
Beulah Cemetery
12508 Highway 585
Oak Grove, LA US
Wednesday, July 27, 2011