2011-06-02 / Front Page


William Lee "Billy" McNider, 85, of Sweet Water died June 1, 2011 at Mobile Infirmary.
He was born April 24, 1926 in Morvin. He was a member of the Sweet Water Baptist Church. He was a timber farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Ouida H. McNider, Sweet Water; one son, Prentiss McNider, Birmingham; four daughters, Kay McNider-Down, Jacksonville, Fla., Sharon McNider, Jan Joseph, Kim McNider, all of Mobile; one son, Prentiss McNider, Birmingham; one sister, Betty Young Owensby, Linden; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.
The service was June 5 at 3 p.m. at Forest Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Douglas Turner officiating. Burial was in the Forest Springs Cemetery in Morvin.
Active pallbearers were Alex Stebbins, Lee Stebbins, Colin Taylor, Michael Young, Pat Young and Sim Lewis.
Honorary pallbearers were Buck Compton, Jerry Loftin, Jimmy Vick, Joe Phillips, Manley Parten and Milton Etheridge.
Memorials may be made to the USA Mitchell Cancer Institute, 1660 Springhill Avenue, Mobile, AL 36804, phone 251-665-8000.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Byrant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

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