Grady Guy Dews, 84, of Mobile died Nov. 16, 2011 at Mobile Infirmary Hospital.
He was born July 24, 1927. He was a member of the Grove Hill Methodist Protestant Church in Grove Hill. He was a former employee of Scotch Lumber Company.
Survivors include one daughter, Ann Sheets, Blaten Springs, Fla.; four step-sons, Elroy Alford, James Alford, both of Thomasville, Johnny Ray Alford, Grove Hill, Harold Alford, Coffeeville, Buster Alford, Mobile; two step-sisters, Elma Wixey, Grove Hill, Katie Yow, Ocean Springs, Miss.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a step-son, Elbert Alford, a daughter, Alice "Rebe" Sullivan, two step-daughters, Leila Ray Dungan, Hazel Dungan; two brothers, Doc Dews, Tommy Dews; two sisters, Carrie Alford, Betty Thomas.
The service was Nov. 19 at Grove Hill Methodist Protestant Church at 2 p.m. with Rev. Benny Crawford officiating. Burial was in the Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery in Dixons Mills.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill directed.