Mr. Alfred McIntosh was born in Louisville of Suwannee county, FL on January 25, 1929 to the late Ms. Lela Bush. He was reared by his grandparents John and Mattie Jacob Bush.
Alfred passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Haven Hospice.
He received his early education at the Grooms School of Suwannee County, FL and later at the Springville Rosenwald School in Columbia County, FL. He completed his high school education at Edward Waters High School of Jacksonville, FL. He served in the United States Army
from 1950-1952. Upon completion of his tour of duty he entered Tuskegee Institute of Tuskegee, Alabama in 1952. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Building and Construction and Masonry in 1956.
Alfred was affiliated with B and S, Combs Elks Lodge
#1599, American Legion #322, Springville Pallbearers Lodge #50, and Springville Sunday Morning Bank #9. He served as President of the Springville Community Center from 1983-2008. He was responsible for doing the block work for the first Springville Community Center.
Alfred leaves to cherish his memories two sons - Alfred Bailey (Malaysisa) of Bowdon, GA., and William Clifford (Melba) of Cape Coral, FL., a granddaughter - Sadie of Bowdon, GA., aunt - Geraldine Bush of Dade City, FL., a devoted cousin Betty Slater of Daytona Beach, a host of cousins and other sorrowing friends. A devoted friend, Gloria McIntosh, Lake City, FL.
Family visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, November 3, 2012 from
Arrangements by COOPER FUNERAL HOME, 251 N.E. Washington Street, Lake City, FL. Willis O. Cooper, L.F.D.