Altie Corlew, daughter of the late William Thomas Rose and Lura Kemmett Rose, was born on Aug. 13, 1912, at Laff, Ark., and died in the Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Center at Dexter on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2003, at the age of 91.
Mrs. Corlew was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Dexter, a former employee of Elder manufacturing Company in Dexter and a resident of Dexter.
She was united in marriage to William Max Corlew on March 16, 1934, at Paragould, Ark. Mr. Corlew survives of the home in Dexter.
Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons, Jerry Leon Corlew of Dexter and Eddie Levoy "Bud" Corlew of Bonne Terre; two daughters, Glenda Perry of Hendersonville, Tenn., and Artencie Satterfield of Sikeston; one sister, Ida Cowan of Dexter; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granchild.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Billy Ray Corlew; five brothers, Clarence Cooper, Arnold Cooper, William Rose, Olivene Rose, and Carl Rose; three sisters, Addie Williams, Nettie Maglothin and Eva Hollis.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 26, 2003, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, 2003, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel.
Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.