[Nameplate] Fair ~ 41°F  
High: 64°F ~ Low: 40°F
Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Alva I. Corzine

Tuesday, March 26, 2002

Alva Ivan Corzine, son of the late John Wesley Corzine and Elizabeth Jackson, was born on Jan. 28, 1917 at Bollinger County and died in the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter on March 24, 2002, at the age of 85. Mr. Corzine was a farmer until 1945, when he moved to Benton Harbor, Mich. where he worked in construction until he retired in 1981 and then move back to Dexter. He was united in marriage to Hattie Marie Hutchcraft on May 30, 1935 at Dexter and to this union five sons and one daughter was born. Mrs. Corzine preceded him in death on Oct. 23, 1985. Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Jerry Lee Corzine and John Wesley Corzine; by one daughter, Alma Virginia Corzine; by four brothers; and two sisters. Survivors include three sons, Al Corzine and Bob Corzine, both of Benton Harbor, Mich.; and Jimmie D. Corzine of Dexter; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter today, Tuesday, March 26 from 5 - 8 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 27 in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Vyron Yount officiating. Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Dexter in charge of arrangements.