Gerty Mae Eirby was born on November 20, 1945, in Sweetwater, AL to Jenibe King and Lee Henry Eirby.
She was a long time member of Midway Missionary Baptist Church, where she served as an usher as well as an eastern star.
She departed this life on Thursday, February 28, 2019. She is preceded in death by her parents Jenibe King and Lee Henry Eirby. Two sisters Jannie Wright and Jettie Johnson.
She was well loved and leaves behind to cherish her memories a loving and devoted son and daughter-in-law: Fredrick and Cathy Eirby of Theodore,AL; one uncle: Roy Lee King Sr. of Lewiston, ME; one aunt: Judy Pearl Dixon of Sweetwater, AL; two sisters: Mamie Jimerson of Lewiston, ME and Evelyn Prince of Theodore, AL; two special friends: Dorothy Owens of Theodore, AL and James Parker of Mobile,AL; four loving grandsons: Taurus(Crystal) Stanton of Theodore,AL, Laterrance Franklin of Lewiston, ME, Michael Williams of Washington, DC and Latarian Frison of Theodore, AL; one loving granddaughter: Keondra(Travis)Tucker of Theodore, AL; eleven great grandchildren; and a host of other family members who looked at her as a mother.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 9am until the 11am funeral hour at Midway Missionary Baptist Church located at 2550 Three Notch Road, Theodore, Alabama.
The Interment will follow in Lawn Haven Cemetery, Theodore, Alabama.
DIGNIFIED AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ENTRUSTED TO SMALL’S MORTUARY, 7000 BELLINGRATH ROAD, THEODORE, ALABAMA, 36582.
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