2016-09-08 / Obituaries


Mary Sollie Upchurch, 96, of Dickinson passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 at Jackson Healthcare Facility.

She was born July 4, 1920 to Clifford Buckalew and Mary Bell Walker Buckalew. She was affectionately known as Maw Maw Sollie, she was a retired practical nurse at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital.

Survivors include her children, Glenn Sollie, Dothan, Terry (Gayle) Sollie, Dickinson, Joel (Lenora) Sollie, Moble, Ginger (Perry) Callaway, Dickinson; 12 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Alfred Sollie, John Upchurch, daughter-in-law, Betty Sollie, brother, Jack Buckalew, sisters, Maxine McDonald, Marshall Overstreet and two grandchildren, Joyce Greek Sollie and J.J. Sollie.

The service will be Saturday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. at Lathan Funeral Home in Grove Hill with Bro. Bo Brantley, Jeff Sollie and Derek Callaway officiating. Interment will follow at Magnolia Lawn Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Cody Gunter, Cole Johnson, Chase Gunter, Seth Drinkard, Spencer Floyd, Storm Floyd and Camden Windham.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.lathanfuneralhomegrovehill.com.   

Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill will direct.



Return to top