Edna Black Lassitter


Edna Black Lassitter, age 79, a native of Summerdale, Alabama and a resident of Selma, Alabama, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020.

Mrs. Lassitter was a graduate of Robertsdale High School and attended Shiloh Baptist Church in Sardis, Alabama. She was always giving of herself, taking care of her mother and daughter.

Mrs. Lassitter was preceded in death by her mother, Ivey Bell Black; and her husband, Edward Lassitter.

She is survived by her sons, Michael Lassitter (Greta) and William Lassitter (Teresa); daughter, Annette Lassitter; brother, Thomas Black (Carol); five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be held Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Dyess Cemetery in Robertsdale, Alabama.

A visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 from 6 until 8 p.m. at Mack Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Funeral arrangements by Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Highway 59, Robertsdale, Alabama.