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Alton Wade Zills

Alton Wade Zills, age 61, Russellville, passed away July 25 at Helen Keller Hospital. He was born on December 03, 1954 in Russellville and lived there all his life.


The visitation will be from 1-1:30 p.m. July 26 at Spry Memorial Chapel, with the funeral following at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel. Officiating will be Bro. Gary Sparks. Burial will be at Knights of Pythias Cemetery.


He was preceded in death by his father, Howard Zills; mother, Louise Saint Zills.


He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Tina Zills; sons, Wade Zills, Muscle Shoals, James Zills, Fort Shafter, Hawaii; two grandsons, Lucas and Jawade; two granddaughters, Melanie and Briley.