2011-07-21 / Front Page


Elizabeth Barkley Milstead, 83, of Sweet Water died July 23, 2011 at her residence.
She was born May 31, 1928 in Shiloh, Ala. She was a member of the Beaver Creek Baptist Church. She was a former seamstress with H.A. Satin.
Survivors include one son, Billy (Julia) Milstead, Thomasville; two daughters, Shirley (Clifford) McClure, Nita (Johnny) Robertson, all of Sweet Water; three brothers, Terry Hill, Clyde Hill, both of Linden, Woody Hill, California; three sisters, Bernice Agee, Surginer, Virginia Milstead, Sweet Water, Carolyn Gibbs, Linden; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Mutt Milstead, one granddaughter, Stacy Henson and a great-granddaughter, Karen Vick.
A graveside service was July 26 at 10 a.m. at the Sweet Water Cemetery with Revs. Sidney B. Hill and Tony Earl Cannon officiating.
Active pallbearers were Brad and Lisa McClure, Mark and Anna McClure, Milstead McClure, Jennifer Robertson, Kim and Curtis Gates, Chris Milstead and Harry Wood.
Honorary pallbearers were Morgan Autery, Seth McClure, Lue McClure, McKenna McClure and Katie McClure.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Byrant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

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