A Celebration of Life for Ms. Azalee Echols will be noon Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Main Street Church of Christ with Bro. Arthur Hullett officiating and inhumation in Moulton Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral at the church.
Azalee Echols of Moulton, AL, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019, peacefully in her sleep at UAB Spain Rehabilitation Center, in Birmingham, AL. She was born to the late Mearlon Oliver Echols and Bessie Echols on July 2, 1953.
Azalee graduated from Moulton High School in Moulton, AL. She received a Nursing Degree from Calhoun Community College, as well as Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering and Master Degree in Criminal Justice from Athens State University and Alabama A&M University. Azalee worked as a Registered Nurse for many years.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother; brother, Leon Echols and sisters, Carrie Cross and Annette Swoopes,
Azalee is survived by: her four children, Eric (Liketa) Echols of Lawrenceville, GA, Oscar (Nekesa) Echols of Olive Branch, MS, Kip Echols of Atlanta, GA, Dedria (Marlon) Ward of Moody, AL; 11 grandchildren; three brothers, Lucion (Hayzette) Echols, Johnny Echols, Freddy (Annetta) Echols; two sisters, Marian Hampton and Claudia (Osie) Holland; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Pallbearers will be Grandsons and Nephews. Flower Bearers will be Family and Friends.