Anna Mae Young Alvis, 96, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 at Gibson General Hospital-Skilled Nursing Facility
in Princeton. She was born July 23, 1915 in Starkville, Mississippi to Magnolia A. and William E. Young.
Anna Mae was a member of OliveBranchMissionaryBaptistChurch in Princeton for over 50 years, where she was on the Motherís
Board and president of the choir. She also had her certificate for the 50-voice
choir. She was secretary of the Household of Ruth for many years and was
president of the womenís auxiliary of the Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist
convention. She retired from Farmerís National Bank in Princeton.
She is survived by a sister, Lunolia Simmons and a
brother, James Young both of Princeton; 2 granddaughters, Gwen Wilson and Carmen Alexander;
8 great grandchildren
and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Sonja Alexander; brothers
and sisters, Lendal (L. C.), Moses, Raymond,
Elizabeth, William Jr., Eliza, Dorothy, Isaiah (Zeke) and Paul.
Funeral services will be at Saturday,
Oct. 8, 2011 at Greater Holy
Temple Church of God in Christ, 202 E. Pinkney Street, Princeton, Indiana, with the Dr. William W. Simmons officiating. Burial
will be at SandHillCemetery, west of Princeton.
Visitation will be from 9
a.m. until Saturday at the church.
Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton is handling the arrangements.