Rockdale,TX Class of 1965
A. E. Attaway
A. E. Attaway

September 8, 2009
A. E. Attaway

Services for A.E. Attaway, 81, Enchanted Oaks, were held Sept. 12, 2009, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Byron Jones officiating. Burial was in Cedar Creek Memorial Park under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.

Attaway was born Aug. 5, 1928, in Miller County, Arkansas and died Sept. 8, 2009, in Athens.

He had resided in Enchanted Oaks for the past 26 years and was a teacher, principal, counselor and coach at all levels. He also was a vocational and academic counselor and test coordinator. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife Sue Attaway, Enchanted Oaks; sons Thomas Attaway and wife Nola, Jakima, Wash.; and Michael Attaway and wife Gina, Laurel, Miss.; daughter Susan Attaway, Enchanted Oaks; grandsons Michael Attaway Jr., Tyson Attaway and Daniel Attaway; granddaughters Anna Attaway, Melody Attaway and Joy Attaway; sisters Melba Butler, Texarkana; Jearlene Savell, Rio Ranch, N. Mex.; and Janie Collins, Texarkana.