Audrey Alley

November 27, 1919November 28, 2012

Audrey Meeks Alley, 93 passed away peacefully at the Trinity Baptist Hospice House in Collierville, TN on November 28, 2012. She was born on November 27, 1919 and raised in Pickens, MS. She was a devoted member of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church. These are her farewell thoughts she wrote, “Please don’t grieve for me. I lived a good life and the last years would not have been possible without the medical knowledge of replacing some bad parts. They worked well and it gave me many extra years. I want my children and grandchildren to live life to the fullest. Love each other and those around you. Always be a good friend, you can’t live without them. It has been my good fortune to have many and they all made my life fuller and happier. I’m looking forward to joining family and friends that have gone on before me.” She was preceded in death by her husband, George L. Alley, Jr.; her parents, Curtis and Anita Meeks; and her 2 sisters, Doris Humphrey and Anita Rainer. She is survived by 4 children, George L. Alley, III (Judy) of Vaiden, MS; Ronald Alley (Sue) of Centerville, GA; Patty Rogers (David) of Wiggins, MS; and Janet Dempsey (Don) of Germantown, TN. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren Mark Alley (Audra), Robert Alley (Tiffany), Ken Alley, Daniel Rogers (Jenna), Beth Rogers, Derek Dempsey, and Kyle Dempsey; and by 4 great-grandchildren, Reid, Taylor, Kylie, and Abigail. A Memorial Service will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, November 30 at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, Poplar Avenue with the family receiving friends beginning at 4 p.m. The family requests memorials be made to St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 480 South Highland Street, Memphis, TN 38111. Online condolences and floral tributes may be made by visiting www.memphisfuneralhome. net. Memphis Funeral Home And Memorial Gardens 5599 Poplar Ave. (901)725-0100


  • Visitation Friday, November 30, 2012
  • Memorial Service Friday, November 30, 2012

Audrey Alley

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November 30, 2012

God is near to those that are broken at heart and those crushed in spirit he saves. God will sustain you and help you to endure.

November 30, 2012

Richard g Taylor
Dear In-law, wonderful lady, and I will miss her.

Bambi Breland

November 30, 2012

Great thankful for the blessing of having known her and will miss her. Love her dear family...may God keep each of you in His gentle loving care in the days to come...

November 30, 2012

Offering my deepest condolences during this difficult time, I'm so very sorry for your loss, death is something we are never prepared for, but please find comfort in knowing God has promised He will do away with sickness, pain and death for His word is truth.