A wake service will be held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Friday, May 26, 2017 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
The funeral service will be conducted 2:00 P.M., Saturday, May 27, 2017 at St. Paul A.M.E. Church, Winder Road, Andersonville, Georgia, where Reverend Norris Harris is pastor. Burial will follow in the Oglethorpe City Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
Aldyne was born September 3, 1943 to the late James Pride Sr. and Juanita Hannah Wiggins-Pride in Sumter County, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her brother, Monroe Pride. She was educated in the public school system of Americus, Georgia. She furthered her education at Island Institute of Drafting and Electronic. She was a member of St. Paul A.M.E. Church of Andersonville, Georgia where she served faithfully on the Usher Board.
She was united in holy matrimony to Alfred English and to this union they were blessed with two children. She was employed with several companies, such as VICON Industries where she started at an entry level and through promotions she elevated to a supervisory position. She supervised the Camera Security System at Balley Park Place Gambling Casino in Atlantic City. After retiring from VICON she accepted a position as a Receptionist at Publishing Clearing House of Syosset, New York.
Survivors are her beloved husband of 54 years, Alfred English, Sr., Andersonville, Georgia; two children, Alisa English Shepard (Craig) Patchogue, New York, and Alfred English, Jr. (Michele) Bay Shore, New York; stepson, Alphonso Harris (Beverly), Andersonville, Georgia; four grandchildren, Erick, Cory, Kamren and Tiahna; two great grandchildren, Isabelle and Alex; siblings, James Pride (Ann) Americus, Georgia, Ella Pride Hargett, Brooklyn, New York, Crawford Pride (Earline) Dothan, Alabama and Bessie English (Milton) Oglethorpe, Georgia; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Nathaniel (Elizabeth) English, Andersonville, Georgia, Doris (Elder Van) Snead, Orange Park, Florida, Artie (Walter) Schofield, Jacksonville, Florida, Ruby Ludaway, Jacksonville, Florida and Margaret Tookes English, Oglethorpe, Georgia: a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.