Mrs. Ethel Mae Heard

Published 7:01 pm Thursday, August 31, 2023

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Mrs. Ethel Mae Heard, 91 of LaFayette, AL passed away on Friday, August 25, 2023 at her home.

Public Viewing will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2023, from 2:00 p.m. CST until 6:00 p.m. CST at Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home Chapel in LaFayette, AL.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, September 1, 2023, 12 Noon CST at Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church in LaFayette, AL, Rev. Michael Stiggers, Pastor, Rev. Terry Magby, Officiating, Rev. Cornelius Reese, Jr., Eulogist.

Email newsletter signup

Burial will follow in Essie J. Handy Cemetery in LaFayette, AL.

Mrs. Heard is survived by her children: Bobby Joe Heard of Lafayette, AL, Marsha (Lawrence) Spear of Norcross, GA, John T. (Mary) Heard of Lafayette, AL, Jeffery (Faye) Heard of Lafayette, AL, and Cathy Phillips, the sister of her children, of Lafayette, AL; her siblings: Mahlard Shabazz of Lafayette, AL, Willie (Shirley) Boyd of Canton, OH, Benjamin (Lillie Ann) Abdul-Hakim of Canton, OH, Odessa Merriweather of Conyers, GA, and Rosa Nelson of Atlanta, GA, and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

To sign the online guest book and express condolences please visit

Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home in Lafayette, AL is handling the arrangements.