Earlene Lattin, 79, of Alma passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018, at her home. She was a homemaker, a member of Harmony Baptist Church in Alma and the widow of Horace R. Lattin. Earlene grew up in Cedarville and attended school there. She was born April 12, 1938, in Coldwater, Miss., to the late Edgar and Lilly (Lovejoy) Smallwood.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Salem Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.
Survivors include four daughters, Carolyn Marlene Engle of Missouri, Vicky Lynn Helgeson of Minnesota and Lisa Gail Ferrari and Toni Kay Gregory, both of Alma; two sisters, Patsy Blain of Van Buren and Madelyn Holland of Alma; eight grandchildren, David Harris, Delana Chance, Johnathan Ferrari, Alissa Ferrari, Brian Helgeson, Tiffany Kirkevold, Matthew Gregory and John Patrick Gregory; and 10 great-grandchildren, Gavin Ferrari, Hannah Ferrari, Emma McAndrews, Makayla Jordan, Brooklyn and Kylie Kirkevold, Haylie Kirkevold, Ella Kirkevold, Brinkley Gregory and Alivia Gregory.
Pallbearers will be Johnathan Ferrari, Matthew Gregory, Tony Ferrari, Johnny Gregory and Brian Engle.
Honorary pallbearers will be Greg Helgeson, Brian Helgeson and J.P. Gregory.
The family will visit with friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Ocker Funeral Home of Alma, 917 U.S. 64 East, in Alma.
To place an online tribute please visit www.ockerfuneralhome.com.