Irene McCowan Alston, 92, of Castalia, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014.
She is survived by her husband, Ellis Alston, of Castalia; three daughters, Eula Leonard, of Spring Hope; Daphine Thomas (Bobby), and Maxine Perry (Simon), all of Louisburg; two sons, Ray B. Alston, of Castalia, and Emmanuel Alston (Roshunda), of Greenwood, Miss.; along with 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 4, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home in Louisburg. Funeral Services take place Saturday, July 5, at 1 p.m. at the Hickory Grove Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bobby Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
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