Alma L.


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Alma L. Bottoms

Sep 27 1923 - Sep 24 2008

Alma L. Bottoms, 84, was a loving & cherished wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and aunt. She ascended the staircase to heaven into the arms of God on September 24, 2008 in McKinney, Texas. She was born on September 27, 1923 in Hickory, Oklahoma, the daughter of Leonard and Dora Elliott. Alma was married to Clifford C. Bottoms in July of 1938. She was a dedicated Christian who loved the Lord. She was like an angel put onto earth that spent her time loving and caring for her family. Her favorite way of showing her love, was cooking the perfect meal and making sure everyone was comfortable and in the land of plenty. Survivors include her son Jim Bottoms & wife Bev of North Hills, California; daughter Janice Smith & husband Thomas of Tulsa, Oklahoma; grandsons, Jim Brunner & wife Karen of Spokane, Washington; Jay Bottoms of North Hills, California; granddaughters, Terry Graham & husband Dan of McKinney, Texas; Sherry Ferren of McKinney, Texas; great grandchildren, Paige & Tawny Graham; Christian, Tialyn, Savannah, and Faith Ferren; Christie, Michael, Danny, and Jennifer Brunner; sister, Charlene Fox & husband Chuck Fox; brother, Bob Elliott; and numerous precious nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and many friends. Preceding her in death was her father, Leonard Elliott; mother, Dora Elliott; husband, Clifford C. Bottoms; brother, Thomas Elliott; sister, Lenita (Topsy) Butler. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 to pay their respects and to sign the register book. The family will receive friends during a Visitation on Wednesday evening beginning at 6:30 PM. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 2:00 PM at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas 75013 with Pastor Garry Page officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park.
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