July 23, 2000
Aletha Council, 46, of Newport News passed away Friday, July 21, 2000, at Sentara Hampton General Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Council Sr., and brothers Bruce and John Council Jr.
She is survived by her mother, Arline Council; two sons, Carlton and Tony Council; three sisters, Laura Chapman, Jacqueline Biggs and Terri Council; three brothers, Robert, Jerry and Calvin Council; a special friend, Caron Cowles; two uncles, Wesley and James Hunter; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, at O.H. Smith and Son Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. Viewing will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Arrangements by O.H. Smith and Son Funeral Home.