November 22, 2006
Mr. Samuel David Alsup, age 96, of the Berlin Community of Lewisburg, Tennessee died Wednesday morning, November 22, 2006 at his home in the Berlin Community after an extended illness. Mr. Alsup was a native of Tipplersville, Mississippi and was retired from Reed Bros. Dairy retail sales in Memphis, Tennessee He was a member of East Commerce Baptist Church in Lewisburg. Mr. Alsup was preceded in death by his wife Lottie Potts Alsup and two sons, Donald Alsup and Marshall Alsup.
He is survived by daughters, Betty Jo Byrd, Southaven, MS, Esther Alvey, Bonsecour, AL, Mickey Perhac, Franklin, TN; sons, Jerry Alsup, Walnut MS, Dean Alsup, Jackson, MO; sister, Audrey Stevens, Nashville, TN; twenty grandchildren and a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Alsup were conducted Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at McBride Funeral Home in Ripley, MS with Rev. Frank Hall officiating. Burial followed in Tipplersville Cemetery in Mississippi. Family members received friends prior to services.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, Tennessee in charge of local arrangements.
Marshall County Tribune, Wednesday, November 29, 2006