Alene Thompson Erwin
Funeral Date: 3/7/2014

Alene Thompson Erwin age 93, of Kingsland, AR joined her heavenly father on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 in her home. She was born June 30th, 1920 in Cleveland County, AR a daughter of the late Rev. H. P. McClellan and Lois Allen McClellan. She was a retired nurse with over 30 years of service, a member of the Macedonia Free Will Baptist Church and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, where she served as Worthy Matron in 1993. She was preceded in death her husbands, Van Thompson and Durwood Erwin. Brothers Ernest McClellan, Grice McClellan. A sister, Lois J. Riggins Maples, a great-grandson Jason Austin and a great-great grand-daughter Lexia Bynum. She is survived by her children, Lorene Dyer, Conway, AR, Marnell Parker and spouse Marshall, New Edinburg, AR, Linda Brown and spouse Nolan, Vilonia, AR and Ronnie Erwin and spouse Kay, Kingsland, AR. Brothers Rev. Joe McClellan and spouse Louise, Warren, AR and Eddie L. McClellan and spouse Una Mae, Hot Springs, AR. 2 step-children Cherie Bradford and spouse Bobby, Warren, AR. and Lyndel Erwin and spouse Annette, Alabama. 12 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. A memorial service was held 1:30pm Friday, March 7th at Frazerís Chapel with the Rev. Joe McClellan officiating. Memorials requested Macedonia Free Will Baptist Church or the charity of your choice.



Name: Suzette Russell
Message: So sorry to hear about Ms. Alene passing away. She will truly be missed. I Loved working w/her @ Bradley County Medical Center, she was very sweet lady & a great nurse. Prayer's for you all! Sincerely, Eddy Don & Suzette Russell/Sue Woodard


Name: Sandy Ballentine Gavin
Message: So sorry to hear of your family's loss. My parents Pat & Mary Sue Ballentine thought so much of your family.

Name: Diane Riggins Bottom
Message: May God be with you in this time of loss.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: Sorry for the loss of Ms. Alene, Heaven sure gained a sweet angel when she passed. Prayers for the family.

Name: Patricia Riggins O'Mary
Message: So sorry to hear about Aunt Alene. Prayers for the family.

Name: Joanna & Ronnie McClellan
Message: I read this and it just took my breath away. Ms. Alene was a gracious and loving Lady. My prayers are with this kind family.

Name: Lorene Baswell
Message: Marlene and family, so sorry for your loss. You and entire family in my prayers

Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: The family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Philp & Linda Cathey
Message: Marnell& Marshall so s Marnell & Marshall so sorry for your loss. you will be our prayers.

Name: Jonalyn Reep
Message: Ms. Alene was a dear friend to my family, especially my mother; they could visit for hours praising God for His goodness. I recall Ms. Alene playing the piano at church when I was a child; she was an inspiration to me. Love and prayers, Jonalyn and Garry Reep

Name: Lea Ann Forrest

Name: Robert & Carolyn Byrd
Message: Marnell & Family: We were sorry to hear about your loss. You and your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: James Boney
Message: I'm so sorry to hear of her passing. God be with you all.

Name: Sandra -Barker Watson
Message: My prayers and thoughts are with the family.

Name: Debbie Henry

Name: Betty Carol
Message: Sorry for your loss. Remembering the family in our thoughts and prayers. Betty Carol Lane & Betty Taylor

Name: Tammy Hensley

Name: Kenny Hensley

Name: Sharon
Message: I'm so sorry for your loss. This is a truly difficult time for your family. Please remember that you are not alone. James 4:8 says, "Draw close to God and He will draw close to you." Pray to Him and keep praying for strength. He will really help you (Isaiah 41:10).

Name: Norma McCoy
Message: In life there are those who leave you with fond memories and Ms Alene was one who did just that. She will be missed but never forgotten.