Oliver, Alfred L.
Date: Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, MO 63028
Date: Thursday, January 6, 2011
Radiant Life Church, 11533 Gamel Cemetery Rd, Festus
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Radiant Life Pentecostal Church of God, 11533 Gamel Cemetery Rd, Festus, MO 63028
Alfred Lum Oliver, 81, entered into rest Monday, January 3, 2011 at his Festus residence. He was a retired truck driver at Consolidated Freight and a U.S. Army veteran who had served in the Korean War. Born April 9, 1929, in Arkansas, to the late James & Lillie Lee (Latham) Oliver.
He is survived by his loving family which includes his wife of 62 years, Lawanda (Mills) Oliver; sons: Roger (Linda) Oliver of Festus, MO, James "Rick" (Debbie) Oliver of Imperial, MO and Kevin (Tammy) Oliver of Crystal City, MO; daughter: Vicki (Ervie) Brown of Festus, MO; brother, Manual (Janice) Oliver of Jackson, MO; sisters: Marie (Bob) Abernathy of Morley, MO, Wilma (Gary) Finn of St Louis, MO and Bonnie (David) Brenning of Troy, MO; sister-in-laws: LaDonna Oliver of Perryville, MO and Mary Jane Oliver of St Louis, MO; brother-in-laws: Bill Miller of Fredricktown, MO and Butch Abernathy of Morley, MO; 9 grandchildren: Angel, Becky, Kindra, Branden, Jeremy, Aaron, Alicia, Kelly & Ryan; and 12 great grandchildren: Brandon, Grace, Setiah, Shaylynne, Chelsea, Justin, Hunter, Caitlin, Emma, Kevin, Jacob & Chloe.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by brothers: Avery Oliver, Seth Oliver & Albert Oliver; and sisters: Betty Abernathy and Ann Miller.
He was a member of Radiant Life Pentecostal Church and teamsters; he enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Reverend Randy Gray will officiate service.