The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

March 13, 2011

Dimple Posey


— The funeral for Dimple Virginia Posey, 89, of Elkmont will be at 11 a.m. Monday at McConnell Funeral Home with David Jones officiating. Interment will be in Athens City Cemetery.

Visitation is from 6-9 tonight at the funeral home.

She died Friday, March 11, 2011, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.

Mrs. Posey was born Aug. 24, 1921, in Jackson County to Ed and Mary Ethel Durham.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Aque Posey; brother, Bill Durham; and sister, Bea Clem.

Survivors include three sons, Grady Posey and wife Linda of Athens, David Posey of Elkmont, Kenneth Posey and wife Carolyn of Athens; five daughters, Shirley Jones of Huntsville, Virginia Sandrock of Athens, Margaret Faulkner and husband Charles of Athens, Margie Sherrill and husband Ralph of Athens, and Rita Faye Posey of Elkmont; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Ruby Pruitt of Springfield, N.Y., Dorthy Klenczar of Decatur, Opal Ayers of Athens, Edna Haney of Ardmore; several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be grandsons, Roy Posey, Brandon Posey, Michael Lovell, Jeremy Williamson, Daniel Rhodes, Patrick Sandrock and Brett Mitchell.