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Mary L. Motes

July 25, 1936 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 81)

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November 24, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home
2900 Citizens Pkwy
Selma, AL 36701

Funeral Service
November 25, 2017

11:00 AM
Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home
2900 Citizens Pkwy
Selma, AL 36701

Mary L. Motes passed away November 21, 2017 at the age of 81. She was born July 25, 1936.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Nettie Lou Strickland; step-father, Joseph Strickland, Sr.; brother: Joseph (Frances) Strickland, Jr.; and sister: Kate (Charles) Pressley.

Funeral services will be Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home. Interment will follow in New Live Oak Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

She Is survived by her children, Debra “D.J.” (Douglas) Deal, Benny Ray Motes and Timothy Motes; grandchildren, Christopher Williams, Daniel Williams and Kimberly Skalisky; great-grandchildren, Kyra Sturzenegger, Ryker Lee Williams; Emersyn Kate Fancher; siblings, James Ray Strickland, Erving (Joyce) Strickland and Douglas “Skip” Strickland.

Pallbearers will be Daniel Williams, Christopher Williams, Douglas Deal, Gavin Brooks and Butch Bowman. 

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