The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


February 23, 2013

Eula Posey

— The funeral for Eula Posey, 83, of Athens will be at 11 a.m. Monday at McConnell Funeral Home with Mike Westmoreland and Jeremy Posey officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.

Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Posey died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at Athens-Limestone Hospital.

Eula Posey was born Aug. 5, 1929, in Lawrence County to Elbert Jeffreys and Mary Jane Vick Jeffreys. She was a homemaker and a member of Madison Street Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herschel Posey; brothers, Robert, Lyndon, James, Billy, and Bud Jeffreys; and one sister, Grace Conley.

Survivors include two sons, Jackie Posey, Larry Posey and wife Marilyn, all of Athens; one daughter, Shelia Scott and husband Jeff of Athens; one brother, Kyle Jeffreys and wife Charolette of Athens; one sister, Annie Hicks and husband Don of Birmingham; grandchildren, Renae Deloach, Paula Guess, Isaac Posey, Lee Posey, and Jeremy Posey; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Lee Posey, Jeremy Posey, Isaac Posey, David Guess, Gabe Guess and Jeff Scott.

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