• Ms. Lila Whitfield

    15 Nov 2017

  • farewell     

    Ms. Lila Whitfield

    D.O.D. 11/15/2017
    Age: 92
    Place of Death: Hospice of West Alabama

    Funeral services for Mrs. Lila Whitfield will be held Tuesday November 21, 2017 at 11am at Zion Grove Baptist Church, Pastor Michael Royster will officiate burial will follow in Cedar Oak Memorial Park. The remains will lie in state one hour prior to service time at the church. Wills’ Funeral Service of Northport in charge of all arrangements.

    Public viewing: Monday 12 noon-5pm
    Flower times: Monday 9am-5pm
    Tuesday 9am-9:15am

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    Mr. Goldman Whitfield, Jr. and family of Mrs. Lila we love you and praying for you. We will miss Mrs. Lila dearly as we know will too. God bless you all. Floyd and Janice Hardy

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    And You shall wear a crown.Tell mama hi for me God Bless!!!!!

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    With great sadness to the family, our family for our lost. We will lift each other in prayer. Lila B , will be greatly missed. And, for our cousin, Goldman JR, God will take care of you. Sadly missed, The McGee Family

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    I knew you couldn't be with us in our world forever, but glory to God, I know you're resting now, rejoicing and forever healed. Although it hurts so much, I'll try not to be selfish. The first time I met you I fell in love with you. You are the matriarch for so many, and the numbers who love you are numerous. You have touched so many in nothing but good ways and we're all blessed by having known your love, talent, generosity and great cooking. You taught me how to make the best cornbread ever! Your faith in God has led you on a journey filled with grace, love for humanity, and the love of God. I will treasure the short time you were able to lay eyes and hands on our grandchildren. Thank you for loving them. Lord God, we thank you for lending this soldier to us. We rejoice in the celebration of this life and we find comfort in her transition because we know she is well received by You. Take care of her. We shall meet again someday. Amen. Love, Charles, Retta, Amber, Leroy, little Cree and little Connor.

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