Elbert Ayers, Jr., 85, of Double Springs, went home to be with the Lord Friday, July 5, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his family.
A visitation will be held Friday, July 12, 2019, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Pinetucky Missionary Baptist Church in Double Springs. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 13, 2019, at 11 a.m. at the church, with burial to follow at the Ashbank Cemetery in Nauvoo.
Ayers is preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret Stubble; his second wife, Amelia Ayers; father, Elbert Sr.; mother, Hazel Ayers; one son; three brothers; two sisters.
He is survived by his wife, Edna Ayers; two sons, Michael Ayers (Marilyn) and Rod Ayers; daughter, Georgann Mccullar (Justin); step son, Jerry Edwards; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and dear friends.
Wilson Funeral Home & Crematory LLC, Carbon Hill; 205-924-4147