In memory of
Alvin Murray Black
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In memory of
Alvin Murray Black
Services for Mr. Alvin Murray Black, age 104 of Tyler, Texas, are scheduled for 10:30 AM Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale with Bro. Larry J. McClenny officiating. Interment will follow in the Dover Cemetery in Carroll, Texas. Mr. Black died Friday, September 27, 2019 at his residence in Tyler, Texas. He was born in Mt. Sylvan Community, Texas on August 10, 1915 to the late Henry and Carrie (Phelps) Black. Mr. Black served in the United States Air Force during WWII from 1942 to 1945. He was in the 8th Air Force, 2nd Air Division, 389th Bomb Group, and 566th Squadron stationed at Hethel Air Force Base in Hethel, England. Mr. Black was a SSgt over a crew that serviced B-24 Liberator planes. He was a lifelong resident of the East Texas area including Garden Valley, Mineola, and Tyler. Mr. Black was a farmer, rancher, and cattleman and continued work until he turned 96 years old. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Willie Lee and Clifford Black, and sisters, Odena McClenny, Mildred Hines, Agnes Black, and Doris Black. Mr. Black is survived by his son, Alvin Black, Jr. of Tyler; grandson, Stephen Murray Black and wife, Michelle of Tyler; great grandson, Daniel Black of Fayetteville, Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews. Honorary pallbearer is Colton Posey. Serving as pallbearers will be John (Buzz) Brooks, Michael Brock, Rich Strother, Mitch Smith, Jake Smith, and Mark Maple. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale. The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at the Hospice of East Texas and to Mr. Black's caretakers, Jevennetta Dunton, Shannon Wilks, Jessica Walker, and Sherry Bircher. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, Texas, 75701.
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In memory of
Alvin Murray Black
Services for Mr. Alvin Murray Black, age 104 of Tyler, Texas, are scheduled for 10:30 AM Thursday, October 3, 2019 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale with Bro. Larry J. McClenny officiating. Interment will follow in the Dover Cemetery in Carroll, Texas. Mr. Black died Friday, September 27, 2019 at his residence in Tyler, Texas. He was born in Mt. Sylvan Community, Texas on August 10, 1915 to the late Henry and Carrie (Phelps) Black. Mr. Black served in the United States Air Force during WWII from 1942 to 1945. He was in the 8th Air Force, 2nd Air Division, 389th Bomb Group, and 566th Squadron stationed at Hethel Air Force Base in Hethel, England. Mr. Black was a SSgt over a crew that serviced B-24 Liberator planes. He was a lifelong resident of the East Texas area including Garden Valley, Mineola, and Tyler. Mr. Black was a farmer, rancher, and cattleman and continued work until he turned 96 years old. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Willie Lee and Clifford Black, and sisters, Odena McClenny, Mildred Hines, Agnes Black, and Doris Black. Mr. Black is survived by his son, Alvin Black, Jr. of Tyler; grandson, Stephen Murray Black and wife, Michelle of Tyler; great grandson, Daniel Black of Fayetteville, Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews. Honorary pallbearer is Colton Posey. Serving as pallbearers will be John (Buzz) Brooks, Michael Brock, Rich Strother, Mitch Smith, Jake Smith, and Mark Maple. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at the Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale. The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at the Hospice of East Texas and to Mr. Black's caretakers, Jevennetta Dunton, Shannon Wilks, Jessica Walker, and Sherry Bircher. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, Texas, 75701.
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This extraordinary mixed flower bouquet delivers your sympathy with a beauty and faith that reflects the love and loss you feel. The asymmetrical bouquet is hand-arranged by a local FTD artisan florist to make a reverent and respectful setting for an urn of the deceased's cremated remains. Around an angel sculpted of artist's resin are white roses, carnations, Stargazer lilies, statice and lush greens in a tabletop container that's not visible when set on a flat surface. It makes a fitting focal point for a wake or funeral service. Premium bouquet is approximately 13"H x 22"W.

Sku: ftd-S13-4995P

This extraordinary mixed flower bouquet delivers your sympathy with a beauty and faith that reflects the love and loss you feel. The asymmetrical bouquet is hand-arranged by a local FTD artisan florist to make a reverent and respectful setting for an urn of the deceased's cremated remains. Around an angel sculpted of artist's resin are pink roses, carnations, Stargazer lilies, statice and lush greens in a tabletop container that's not visible when set on a flat surface. It makes a fitting focal point for a wake or funeral service. Deluxe bouquet is approximately 12"H x 22"W.

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This extraordinary mixed flower bouquet delivers your sympathy with a beauty and faith that reflects the love and loss you feel. The asymmetrical bouquet is hand-arranged by a local FTD artisan florist to make a reverent and respectful setting for an urn of the deceased's cremated remains. Around an angel sculpted of artist's resin are pink roses, carnations, Stargazer lilies, statice and lush greens in a tabletop container that's not visible when set on a flat surface. It makes a fitting focal point for a wake or funeral service. Standard bouquet is approximately 11"H x 20"W.

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