Marita Mary Suite McElwey

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Marita Mary Suite McElwey


Funeral for Marita Mary Suite McElwey, 87, of Vinemont will be Saturday, March 8, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Michael Gunter officiating. Burial will be in Bell Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Ms. McElwey died on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at her residence. She was born Thursday, February 3, 1927, in Morgan County to Mose William Suite and Maudie Mae Shedd Suite. Ms. McElwey was a World War II United States Navy veteran, where she trained pilots in Pensacola. She also was a model for photographers for several years, was an office manager for a doctor's office for about 20 years, was a welder for a short time and was self-employed as an Avon representative for about eight years prior to retirement. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Raymond Chaney, Hubert McMinn and Burton Suite; and nine sisters, Elsie Aday, Nova Shedd, Cora Cobb, Grace Riggs, Lucille Gay, Marguerite Drinkard, Christine Hill, Robbie Jean McCorkle and Flora Suite.

Survivors include one brother, Edward Paul Suite (Bertha); and many, many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral Home
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Hwy 31 Sw Hartselle, AL 35640
(256) 773-2541
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Published in the Decatur Daily on Mar. 7, 2014
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