Mrs. Alice Puryear McCormick, wife of Roy Lee McCormick Sr., passed away at her home on Saturday, July 20, 2019. 

She was born in Mecklenburg County on Oct. 14, 1930 to the late George Goodridge Puryear and the late Myrtle Pleasant Puryear.

Alice was a graduate of Chase City High School, Class of 1948.  She retired in bookkeeping from Central Fidelity that later became Wachovia and now Wells Fargo.

She was a member of Dan River Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, Roy, she is survived by daughters Linda M. Baker and husband Dabney of Halifax and Rhonda M. Inge and husband Jimmy of Clover; son Lee McCormick of Burlington, North Carolina; sister Myrtle P. Marshall and husband Preston of Nelson; and grandchildren Rob Williams, Stephen Williams, Nick Inge, Alison Inge and Miranda Faith McCormick.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019, at Dan River Baptist Church with the Rev. Doug Gibson officiating. 

Interment will follow in the church cemetery. 

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, 10-11 a.m., at Dan River Baptist Church.

The family requests those wishing to give memorials, consider St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or a charity of choice.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.