Obituary: Aubrey Ray Carlisle

Published 5:45 pm Monday, November 7, 2011

CARLISLE, Mr. Aubrey Ray, 80, a resident of Brantley, AL died Monday, November 7, 2011.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 from Turner Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Donnie Marler, Rev. Ed Russell and Rev. Phillip Rayburn officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery with Turner Funeral Home directing.

Mr. Carlisle served as a Deacon of Weed Baptist Church for many years. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War.

Mr. Carlisle also served his community as a Charter Member of the Brantley Rescue Squad, as Asst. Chief of the Brantley Fire Dept., and as a Crenshaw County Sheriff Auxiliary.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Lemmie T. & Louseal Carlisle, and his brother, Ossie Wade Carlisle.

Survivors include his wife, Merlene Rayburn Carlisle; his son and daughter-in-law, Ashley and Melanie Carlisle of Leeds, AL; and three granddaughters, Lyla, Lily and Lola Carlisle.

Active pallbearers will be Dennis Carlisle, Dr. Jim Carlile, Warren Alverson, Jonny Mitchell, Billy Jones, and Chris Bryan.