Edith Echols

Published 12:00 am Monday, May 28, 2007

Services for Edith McNeely Echols, 51, of Robertsdale, Ala., who died Saturday, May 26, 2007, at her residence, will be at 11 a.m. today at Lismore Baptist Church with the Rev. Reggie Lisemby and the Rev. Ron Ledford officiating.

Burial will follow at Lismore Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at Lismore Baptist Church.

Mrs. Echols was born May 16, 1956, in Natchez, the daughter of Ivy Marie Graham and James Fount McNeely.

She was a resident of Robertsdale, Ala., for the past 18 years and formerly of Lismore, La. She was an office manager and a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Robertsdale, Ala.

Mrs. Echols was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include her husband, Donnie Echols, daughter Christy and Husband Shannon Wilson, both of Clayton, La., son Christopher Echols of Robertsdale, Ala., daughter Pattie and her husband Stacy McKay, both of Natchez, daughter Terry and Husband Tudy Jackson, both of Gloster, nine grandchildren, brother James Graham and wife Carol McNeely, both of Lismore, La., sister Crystal McNeely and husband Reggie Lisemby, aunt LaVerne McNeely Moore of Ferriday, one niece and four nephews.

Pallbearers will be Lucas McNeely, Heath McNeely, Jacob Lisemby, Willie Ray Evans, Stacy McKay, Tudy Jackson and James W. Shirley.

To leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.youngsfh.com.