Alpha Mae Marsh was born Alpha Mae Holt to Eugene Victor and Edith Mae Holt in Antlers, Oklahoma on June 24, 1935. She went home to be with the Lord on October 29, 2011. Alpha was preceded in death by her parents, Eugene Victor and Edith Mae Holt and her brothers, Orville Eugene Holt, Clinton Victor Holt, and Gene Arnold Holt. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Warren Eldon Marsh, her three children, Stephanie Yvonne McClain, Ronald Eugene Marsh, and Angelia Dean Mungle, her grandchildren, Lindsay Renay Fisher, Tessa Ann Marsh, Kaitlyn Noel McClain, and Travis Charles Mungle, her great grandchildren, Daniel Jaden Fisher and Elliana Elizabeth Fisher, her brothers Bobby Howard Holt and Kenneth Ray Holt, and her many other nieces, nephews, extended family members, and friends.
Alpha will be profoundly missed by her family and remembered as a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She was a former member of Elim Assembly of God Church, Pasadena, Texas. She loved to play the piano and sing. Through the years she ministered to many people with her music playing for churches and revivals all over south Texas. All who knew her will remember her as an outgoing and beautiful lady with a servant’s heart.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 2, from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at Niday-Fairmont Funeral Home in Pasadena. A graveside service will be held at Houston National Cemetery Thursday, November 3, at 10:30am.