Corsicana Daily Sun
Alva Wayne Marrs, 75 of Corsicana, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 5:13 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 in Dallas. He was born Dec. 17, 1936 in Corsicana to Cuie and Nola Freeze Marrs. He was a blessing to all who knew him. Always had a smile on his face and a kind work to say. He was a Korean War Veteran.
He is preceded in death by his mother and father, Nola and Cuie Marrs.
He is survived by his wife Paula Marrs, son and daughter-in-law, Joel and Cindy Marrs, daughter and son-in- law Lisa and Eric Pabon, and daughter and son-in-law Rebecca and Jerry Keen. He is also survived by grandchildren Brandon Holt, Matthew Alliss, Josiah Alliss, Krystal Boone, Austin Dublin, Heather Pickett, Ashley Pickett and Amber Pickett; and great-grandchildren Brooke and Faith Madill, and Rylan Dublin. He also leaves behind four sisters, Lavane Ogden, Theda Kay Marrs, Geraldine Watson, Jodelle Marrs, and his brother and sister-in-law Dutch and Loudine Marrs, as well as numerous other extended family and friends.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 at House of Praise with Rev. Tommy Schane officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jerry Keen, Eric Pabon, John Richards, Austin Dublin.
Online guest book available www.griffin-roughton.com.
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.