Obituary: Mavis Jean Sauls

Mrs. Sauls, 71, of Echo, Alabama, died Tuesday, June 15, 2021.

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Mrs. Mavis Jean Sauls, a resident of Echo, Alabama, died Tuesday, June 15, 2021, in Southeast Health Medical Center. She was 71 years old.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sauls will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 19, 2021, in the chapel of Holman Funeral Home and Cremations in Ozark. Interment will follow in Mount Olive Cemetery, Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing. The family will receive friends Saturday morning at the funeral home in Ozark one hour prior to the service.

Mrs. Sauls was born Nov. 18, 1949, in Winter Garden, Florida, to the late Justice B. Linzey and Alpha Mae Hardy Linzey. She had lived in Ocoee, Florida most of her life until moving to Echo in 2007.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Arnice Douglas Sauls; three brothers, Robert Linzey, Olen Linzey and Randol Linzey.

Survivors include two daughters, Angel Johnson (Tony) and April Sauls, all of Echo; grandchildren, Samantha Johnson, Casandra Johnson, Tabitha Florence, Ryan Johnson and Riley Bass; great-grandchildren, Emma Bevert, Robert Florence and Carson Florence; three sisters, Brenda Asbury, of Washington, D.C., Linda Parlour and Audrey “Kay” Keller, both of Echo; one brother, David Linzey, of Ozark. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

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