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Alta Marie Evans Dwyer
E. R. Johnson Family Mortuary

Alta Marie Evans DwyerAlta Marie Evans Dwyer, 71, received her reward of eternal rest on Thursday, April 5, 2007.

Alta Marie was born September 27, 1925, in Crockett, TX. A longtime resident of Galveston, she was retired from St. Mary Hospital and also was a Home Healthcare Provider. She was a faithful member of the Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church, serving on the Usher Board, and when her health failed, she attended Greater Mt Gilead church with her son, Pastor Dwyer, under watch care.

She was preceded in death by her parents, stepfather, M.C. Garrett, husband, Timothy Dwyer, Jr. and two brothers.

She leaves with precious memories, a daughter, Tracy Beasley (Andre); sons, Gary Dwyer (Dwaynette), Charles Dwyer, Kevin Dwyer (Erica), Anthony Dwyer, Rev. Michael Dwyer (Terry), Bruce Dwyer and Craig Dwyer; twelve grandchildren, six great grandchildren; brothers, Eddie and Charles Phillips; sisters, Dorothy Campbell and Barbara Phillips; special nephew, Mark Campbell; Godchild, Debra Liedy; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Viewing will be held from 3-5PM on Friday, April 13th at E. R. Johnson Family Mortuary, with a service of remembrance held from 7-9PM at the Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church. A service celebrating her life will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, April14, 2007, at the Macedonia Baptist Church, Rev A.W. Colbert, Pastor, Rev. Lorenzo Williams, officiating, her son, Rev. Michael Dwyer will deliver the Gospel message. She will be laid to rest in Grace Memorial Park Cemetery in Hitchcock, TX.




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