William R Albey Dies in Hospital
William R. Albey, aged 83, a retired contractor and lifetime resident of Malvern, (Arkansas) died May 9 (1970) in the Hot Spring County Memorial Hospital. He was born June 20, 1886 and was married to Bessie Draper. Mr Albey was a member of the United Pentecostal Church.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Claude V Albey of Pine Bluff; two daughters, Mrs Hazel L Albey of Arlington, Va. and Miss Lois A Hubbard of Narco, California and one step-daughter, Mrs Vera M Wilcox of Reseda, California, and one brother Austin A Albey of Malvern; three sisters, Mrs Doris Davis and Mrs Annie Hightower both of Malvern and Mrs Elva Richardson of Gilliam, Mo. and six grandchildren.
Funeral will be Tuesday at two o'clock in the chapel of Atkinson Funeral Home with Rev Earnest Jones officiating. Burial will be in Oakridge Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Loren Albey, David, Autry Lee and Eudell Hightower, Claudie Draper and Wallace Hall. Honorary pallbearers will be W.S. Behrens, P.E. Mikels, Charlie Brooks and Edwin Helms.
Malvern Daily Record
William Albey was my grand uncle
Austin Albey was my grandfather