Alice Futrell, age 87, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Monday, January 20, 2014 at 7:02AM at the Arden Courts of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. She was born on March 18, 1926 in Lawson, Arkansas, to the late Samuel N. & Zelma C. (Dillinder) Barnes.
Alice is survived by her son, F. Leslie Futrell (Theresa) of Marietta, Ohio; daughter, Sally Futrell (Tom) of Newbury, Ohio; grandchildren, Amy Futrell Manley (Rod), Gabe Futrell (Karyn), Jordan N Futrell, and Justin D. Futrell; and great grandchildren Garrett Manley, Carolyn Manley, Reagan K. Futrell, and Logan J. Futrell. Alice is also survived by sister-in-law Lucy Futrell and brother-in-law & sister-in-law Glenn & Aleta Futrell and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Rollin L. Futrell and son, Neal B. Futrell and brothers, Irvin Barnes and Everett Barnes.
Alice retired in 1981 as a teacher from the Greenville City School District. She was a graduate of Miami University and also attended Wright State University. Alice was a member of the Anthony Wayne 169 Board; Natures Trail Club; Treaty City Homemakers Club; First United Methodist Church, and was an officer in United Methodist Women.
There will be a service held on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Peterson Richardson Funeral Home, 415 School Street, Carlisle, Iowa with a visitation one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Palmyra Cemetery in Carlisle, Iowa. There will be visitation from 5:00 – 6:30 PM with a memorial service to follow at 6:30 PM on Saturday, January 25th, 2014 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Angela Meeks officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to Wayne Industries, 5844 Jaysville-St Johns Rd, Greenville, OH, First United Methodist Church 202 W 4th St, Greenville, OH, or State of the Heart Hospice 1350 N Broadway St, Greenville, OH.
Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com