The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


January 7, 2014

Alise Earney

A graveside service for Mrs. Alise M. Earney, 98, of Athens, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Limestone Memorial Gardens with Dr. Fred Lackey officiating.

Visitation will be from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Thursday at McConnell Funeral Home.

Mrs. Earney died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at Crestwood Hospital. Mrs. Earney was born Feb. 9, 1915, in Mississippi to Hardy Mackey and Lillian Strickland Mackey. The family would like to thank her special friends Betty Roberts and husband Joel, Jane Powers, Roberta Hamilton and Rosa Witt for being such great friends and for always being there. Also, thanks to the nurses at Crestwood Medical Center on the second and third floors, and thanks to Dr. Katta and Trish, Dr. Qi Wan and Dr. U.

She is survived by her daughter, Suzie Whitt and husband Gary; grandchildren, Jaclyn Whitt, Tiffany Whitt and Selena Whitt; great-grandson, Kadin McNaughton; sister, Mable Valentine; niece, Sandra Herzog; and two nephews, Monty and Hardy Skelton.

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