OBITUARY

Lamar Bishop

February 23, 1933November 29, 2012
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Memorial services for Mr. Lamar H. Bishop, 79, of Gadsden, will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012, at Collier-Butler Chapel. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Mr. Bishop passed away Thursday, November 29, 2012, at his home. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Willie Bishop; son, Benny (Martha) Bishop; daughter, Gina (Don) Alford; grandchildren, Charley Bishop, and Miranda Alford; great-grandchildren, Adrian Bates, Tera and Steven Peoples; a brother, Wayne (Gene) Bishop of Concord, North Carolina; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Joe and Judy Garmany; and a host of nieces and nephews. Mr. Bishop is preceded in death by his parents, Cranford H. and Della Helms Bishop; three sisters and two brothers. He was retired after 45 years from Gulf States Steel and was also a veteran of the United States Army. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Courtney Lowe and Debbie, Dr. Todd Cross, MMC, Physician’s Apothecary, and Amedysis Hospice. “He fought a good fight.” Online condolences may be made to the family at www.collier-butler.com

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, December 1, 2012
  • Memorial Service Saturday, December 1, 2012
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TERESA MORGAN

November 30, 2012

Willie, We are so very sorry that we cannot be with you all at this time. If there were anyway possible, please know that we would be!! Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Benny and Gina!! Love, Teresa Bishop Morgan

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