Alfred A. Corbin, Jr., 93, of Monticello, passed away on February 26, 2017 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II, a self-employed cabinet maker for Majestic Cabinet Company and a member of the United Pentecostal Church.
He was born on August 9, 1923 in Fall River, MA to the late Alfred Corbin, Sr. and Wilhemina Duval Corbin.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Gladys Corbin.
Survivors include one sister, Doris Corbin Frankowicz of Fall River, MA; one step-grandson, Dennis Myhand and wife Kathy of Victoria, TX; his chosen family of choice, Rev. David and Carolyn “Howell” Doyle of Monticello, Rev. John and Pat Howell of Little Rock and Kathy “Howell” Smith of Monticello; his grandchildren by choice, Robbye and Duke Eyman (Dakota), Jay and Jennifer Jones (Jordan and Joseph), Angela and Shawn Gray, Lyndie and David Johnston (Dailyn and Joshua), Rev. Keith and Suzi Green (Haley, Macey, Sadie and Kip), Jonathan and Rebecca Jones (Jacob, Ian, Kaden and Mason), Jeanne and Freddy Hipp (Jeremy, Justin, Jaydon and Eric) and son Jaxon Garcia.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, February 28, at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Rose Hill Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 a.m. prior to the funeral service.