W.A. McAlister, 75, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at National Health Care in Kennett.
Born July 26, 1928, in Ripley, Tenn., he was the son of the late Gus and Alvie Smith McAlister.
Survivors include one sister, Jewel White, of Kennett; one nephew, Jerry Wayne White, of Turlock, Calif.; one niece, Debbie White, of SugarLand, Texas; two great-nephews, Douglas White Jr. and Jerry White Jr.; one great-niece, Tracy Goetach; dear friends, Kay Keene and Lillie Ward, both of Kennett and Cheryl Conrad, of SugarLand; three great-great-nephews and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by two sisters in infancy.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 8, at the Dry Hill Cemetery in Halls, Tenn. with the Rev. Dan Leggett officiating.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.