RED BAY, Ala. - Elois Stidham Overton, 89, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was a native of Alabama and a homemaker. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Red Bay.
Services were at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay. Burial was in Lindsey Cemetery in Hackleburg, Ala. Deaton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors included one daughter, Sherrie Tackett of Red Bay; one son, Kent Overton (Laura) of Michigan; six grandchildren, Ryan Tackett (Desirae Ivy), Jamie Overton (Stephanie), Kent Overton (Melissa), Rebecca Payne, Tammie Kaminski (Lee) and Christie Smith (John); 16 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ardie Overton; her parents, Marvin and Callie Lawler Stidham; a son, Jerry L. Overton; and a granddaughter, Darcie Dahoud.