Obituary | Condolences

Alvis, Betty Sue August 30, 1948 - Jan. 10, 2012.

Sue Alvis, of Prescott, AZ, died from heart failure on Jan. 10th. She was 63. Sue was born in Danville, VA to Edward and Ruby Carson. She married Jerry Alvis, of Anaheim in 1987.

Sue was a devoted wife, wonderful sister, loving mother and caring friend. Sue leaves behind her husband, Jerry of Prescott, brother Mike Carson of Anaheim, son Steven Masters of San Francisco, and stepdaughters Jeannine Willoughby of Phenix City, AL and Tamerisa Dyer of Mira Loma, CA, as well as her grandchildren: Mikayla, Caleb, Makenzie, Blake, Collin and Samuel. In addition to her parents, two grandchildren, Karyna Dyer and Austin Willoughby, predeceased Sue.

Sue was raised in Orange County and graduated from California State University, Fullerton. She spent the bulk of her career with the Orange County Sheriff's department before retiring to her ranch in Prescott, AZ. Sue carried a deep concern for and was an active volunteer of the . in Prescott.

Sue will be deeply missed by all whose lives she touched. A celebration of her life will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 4th, 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Irvine (call 714-745-0438 for questions).

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent to the Desert Southwest Chapter of the at 3111 Clearwater Dr. Suite A, Prescott, AZ 86305 or the Wounded Warrior Project.

Published in Orange County Register on Jan. 29, 2012
Read More