Born on June 29, 1923
EDNA - Alvin Stovall, of Edna, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013, at the age of 90. He was born June 29, 1923, in Louise, Texas, to the late George and Allonia Grant Stovall.
Alvin was a rice farmer for many years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He had numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his long time companion, Verna Lee Butler; daughters, Shirley Beasley and her husband Nesby of San Antonio, Sherrie Brown and her husband Samuel of Houston; son, Oneal Stovall and his wife Mary of Houston.
Alvin is preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Ruby Mae Turner Stovall.
A visitation will be held at Oakland Funeral Home in Edna, Texas, July 26, 2013 from 5-7pm. A funeral service will be held at Shiloh Baptist Church on July 27, 2013 at 10:00am with a burial to follow at Sayles Cemetery. Pastor Wendell Stovall will be officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Oaklawn Funeral Home in Edna. 361-782-2221.