The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday morning, April 25, 2015 at First Salem Missionary Baptist Church, 191 Twin Church Road, Montezuma, Georgia, where Reverend Jeffrey Randle is Pastor. Reverend Alfred Wynn of Zion Hill Baptist Church of Montezuma, Georgia will officiate. Interment will follow in Champ Waters Cemetery, Montezuma, Georgia.
Alvin was born April 9, 1957 in Montezuma Macon County, Georgia to Bessie Kate Standifer and the late Conelius English. One sister, Elaine Felton, preceded him in death. He was a 1975 graduate of the historic D. F. Douglass High School. After his completion of high school, he was employed with Southern Frozen Foods, Inc. for some twenty years as a packer.
He leaves to cherish his precious and fond memories to his beloved mother, Bessie Standifer, Montezuma, Georgia; his siblings, Linda Simpson (Miles), Montezuma, Georgia, Beverly Bass (Elijah), Austell, Georgia, Ronnie Standifer, Montezuma, Georgia, Milton English (Bessie), Marvis Kent English, and Anthony English, all of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Cheryl Smith (Conrad) Warner Robins, Georgia; one aunt, Viola E. Bailey, Oglethorpe, Georgia; a host of nieces and nephews including five devoted, Valeria Kendrick (Charles), Montezuma, Georgia, Kim Bass, Austell, Georgia, Keith Bass (Shonta), Ellenwood, Georgia, Brian Bass (Shaunquetta), and Javerza Tookes, Montezuma, Georgia; a host of great nieces, great nephews, cousins, and friends.