2007-12-27 / Obituaries


Juaniece M. York. 73, a longtime resident of Satsuma, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007 in a Mobile hospital. She was born July 19, 1934 in Coffeeville.

Mrs. York was a member of Satsuma First Baptist Church for over 50 years. She retired from the University of Mobile after 20 years of service. She served on the Board of Directors with the Satsuma Public Library.

Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Melvin E. York; one son, Michael E. (Sherry) York, Spanish Fort; one daughter, Bonita York, Gulf Shores; one sister, Joyce Scott, Chattahoochee, FL; and four grandchildren.

The funeral was held Saturday, Dec. 22 at 10 a.m. from the chapel of Radney Funeral Home in Saraland. Burial was in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Radney Funeral Home of Saraland directed.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to the Satsuma Public Library.

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