Myrtle E. Comalander

Published 9:28 am Friday, January 12, 2024

Mrs. Myrtle Elizabeth Comalander, 75, of McDavid, Fla., passed away peacefully on Jan. 10, 2024, surrounded by her family at her bedside.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Walter (Myrtle Sanders) Jernigan; two brothers, Carmel Coleman and James Jernigan; three sisters, Patricia Jernigan, Mary Francis Jernigan and Lois Livingston; one grandson, Rodie Comalander; three great-grandchildren, Dloni Casey, Liam Comalander and Tyler Addison Jr.; and one son in law, Larry McLain.
She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, James Edward Comalander, of McDavid; one son, Dennis Edward Comalander, of McDavid; three daughters, Tina Comalander (Buddy) Randall, of Century, Fla., Connie Comalander ‘Mbeng, of Pensacola and Melissa Comalander McLain, of Robertsdale; one sister, Joyce Jernigan Fowler, of Texas; 15 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held Mon., Jan. 15, 2024 at 2 p.m. at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC with the Rev. Fred Stallworth officiating
Burial will follow at Christian Home Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Sun., Jan. 14, 2024, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC.
Pallbearers will be Gene Whitt, Wesley Romero, Carlos Pryear, Tyler Addison, Rick Oasley and Buck Comalander.
Honorary pallbearers will be James Dauel Hughes, Jamie Whitt, Dylan Comalander Trenton Johnson and Jay Yelder.
Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.

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