Rev. A.D. Albritton


FORT MEADE - Rev. A. D. Albritton, 87, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at his home in Fort Meade, FL.
A. D. was born and lived his entire life in the Fort Meade area. He served in the U. S. Navy during WWII on the carrier U.S.S. Bennington and fought in the Battle of Leyte Gulf, Philippines. A. D. was a builder and loved working with his hands, but his greatest vocation was sharing his love for his Savior, Jesus Christ, and was faithful in sharing the gospel even in his final days.
He is preceded in death by his parents David and Lillian (Parrish) Albritton; brothers Frank M. Albritton and John Gavin "Doc" Albritton; sisters Lessie E. Mann, Rose N. Comp- ton, Catherine L. "Kitty" McPherson, Myra L. Sheffield, Lillian Clarice Griffin, and Joan M. Southwell. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Vivian Lessie (McDuffie) Albritton; sister Edna Maxwell of Georgia; daughter Sue Knight of Arcadia; sons Nathan (Donna) Roberson of Bartow, John (Suzannah) Albritton of Bartow, Larry Albritton of Fort Meade, Ted (Dorothy) Albritton of Bartow, and Frank (Angie) Albritton of Fort Meade; twenty-two Grandchildren and twenty seven Great- Grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10-11 am following with the funeral service at 11am at McLean Funeral Home, 306 East Broadway, Fort Meade, FL Monday, May 10, 2010. Burial will take place at Bethlehem Cemetery. Condolences may be made to the family at .


Funeral Home

McLean Funeral Home - Fort Meade
306 East Broadway  Fort Meade, FL 33841

Published in Ledger from May 6 to May 9, 2010