Hoyt B. Alvis
Memorial service for Hoyt B. Alvis, 77, of Decatur will be today, October 21, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Apostolic Light House, 101 Bethal Rd., Hartselle, with Charles Stewart officiating. Roselawn Funeral Home is assisting.
Mr. Alvis, who died Sunday, October 17, 2010, was born June 7, 1933, in Hartselle to John and Nancy Alvis. He served in the U.S. Navy and received the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, National Defense Medal and China Service Medal. His son, Hoyt B. Alvis Jr., preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife of 10 years, Sherry Alvis; son, Gary S. Lawson Jr. (Alisa); four daughters, Melissa Hicks (Jeff Lowery), Tara Henderson (Daniel), Rhonda Meehan (Jim) and Robin Skelley (Jim); and 10 grandchildren.
Flowers will be received at Apostolic Light House.
This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.