Funeral service for Mr. Tony "Black" Echols, 48, of Auburn, will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, May 24, 2013 at White Street Missionary Baptist Church with interment in Westview Cemetery. Rev. George McDougald will officiate.
Mr. Echols passed Sunday, May 19, 2013 at the East Alabama Medical Center. He was a member of White Street Missionary Baptist Church.
Mr. Echols was a graduate of Opelika High School and was presently employed at Express Car Care.
His remains will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service.
Survivors: two brothers, Edward (Toshia) Echol and Kelvin Echols both of Atlanta. GA; two sisters, Maxine Echols, Mobile, AL and Tabatha Echols, Atlanta. GA; five aunts, Jackie Echols, Auburn, Phyllis Allen, Atlanta, GA, Ethel Mae Philpot, Auburn, Willie Pearl Dinkens, Opelika and Rosie Finley, Auburn; six uncles, Joseph (Evelyn) Echols and Walter (Cathy) Allen both of Atlanta, GA, Edward Allen and Jerome Allen both of Auburn, Derrick(Brenda) Pitts and Thomas Pink both of Opelika; special cousins, Farlander (Monica) Echols, Landover, MD and Mark (Ruby) Echols, Auburn; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Peterson and Williams Funeral Home