2009-04-23 / Obituaries


Mellie Louise Martin Vick, 82, of Dixons Mills died April 15, 2009 at the Thomasville Nursing Home.

She was born Nov. 16, 1926 in Marengo County. She was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Dixons Mills. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Percy J. (Terri) Vick Jr., Dixons Mills, Eddie (Deborah) Vick, Thomasville; three daughters, Betty V. (Ralph) Smyly, Elaine ( Jimmy) Dement, all of Thomasville, Karen (Calvin) Etheridge, Dixons Mills; three brothers, Troy Martin, Demopolis, Roy Martin, Pineapple, Bill Martin, Butler; one sister, Ada Gray Vick, Dixons Mills; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Percy Jarrett Vick Sr.

The service was April 17 at 11 a.m. at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Revs. Daniel Gandy and Doug McClure officiating. Burial was in the Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Dixons Mills.

Active pallbearers were Walt Pope Jr., Kevin Etheridge, Tony Smyly, Phillip Smyly, Scott Smyly, Hunter Vick and Wade Vick.


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