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Alice Rook Ligon

August 15, 1927 May 2, 2014
Alice Rook Ligon
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Alice Rook Ligon, 86, of Emporia, VA, daughter of Brutus and Katie Rook, died May 2, 2014.  She is predeceased by her husband of 64 years, George Benjamin Ligon; two sisters, Kathleen Rook Ligon and Mary Rook Lyerly and one brother, Brutus Watkins Rook, Jr.  She is survived by her children, Gayle Ligon Skowronski and husband Steve, George Benjamin Ligon, Jr. and wife Mary, Sandra Ligon Allen and husband Kenny; 4 grandchildren, Benjamin Andrew Skowronski (deceased), Kay Randolph Ligon, Lindsay Kendall Allen, Kenneth Samuel Allen, Jr. and George Watkins Allen; two step-grandchildren, Mary Katherine Pratt and William Joseph Pratt.  Her remains rest at Echols Funeral Home, 806 Brunswick Ave., Emporia, VA, where the family will receive family and friends on Sunday, May 4th, 2 to 3:30pm.  A graveside funeral service will be held Monday, May 5th, at 11:00am at Emporia Cemetery, Brunswick Ave., Emporia, VA.  Memorial donations may be made to the Greensville Volunteer Rescue Squad or the Emporia Volunteer Fire Department.  Condolences may be sent to www.

Visitation Sunday, 2-3:30 at Echols Funeral Home.
Graveside Service, Monday, 11:00am at Emporia Cemetery
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