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Ruffin Cemetery
Tuesday June 29th, 2021

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Mary Louise Howerton Alcorn

Mary Louise Howerton Alcorn, 98, of 122 Alcorn Loop, Ruffin went home to be with The Lord on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at the Hospice Home of Rockingham County. A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at Ruffin Cemetery with Pastor Joey Bray officiating. Louise was born in Bowling Green, VA and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Martha Zirkle Howerton. She was a faithful, diligent mother, homemaker, and provider and she especially enjoyed spending time in the mountains visiting old grist mills. She attended The Tabernacle of Danville, VA. Along with her parents, she also was preceded in death by her husband Numa Harold Alcorn; daughter Virginia Alice Alcorn Barrett; and nine brothers and sisters. She is survived by her children Mary Ann Lee and husband Gerald, Harold Bruce Alcorn and wife Kathy, Gary Steven Alcorn and wife Debbie, David Marion Alcorn, Allen Zirkle Alcorn and wife Amanda, and Berkley McCall Alcorn and wife Aly; 9 grandchildren (including, Shane Steven Alcorn that she raised like a son) and 7 great grandchildren; sister, Mabel Winifred Howerton-Salyards; and a large extended family.

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A candle was lit in memory of Mary Louise Alcorn

Kathy Gwin Jul 5 2021 12:04 PM

David, Bruce and family. I am so very sorry for the loss of your precious Mother. Much love to you all.

Cindy Finch Jul 2 2021 12:18 AM

My condolences to all of the Alcorn family. Obie Chambers

obie m. chambers Jun 30 2021 2:42 PM

Prayers for you and your family Allen. So sorry for your loss

Scott Harris Jun 29 2021 5:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Louise Alcorn

Angela M Owens Jun 28 2021 9:45 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Louise Alcorn

Tanya Barber Ferguson Jun 28 2021 9:19 AM

Allen and family, So very sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort as only he can do. In my thoughts and prayers.

Darlene Stone Jun 28 2021 7:50 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Louise Alcorn

Amy Walker Denny and Holden Spencer Alco Jun 28 2021 1:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Louise Alcorn

Frankie & Pat Rose Jun 27 2021 10:38 PM

To Berkley and family , my deepest sympathy to you all at this time . May God give you comfort and know He has prepared a place for your Mother ! To be absent in the body is to be present with her Lord !

Jill Riffey Jun 27 2021 7:48 PM

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