Gay Neil Cornelius Uptain
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Gay Neil Cornelius Uptain, 66, of Oakman, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at her residence.

Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 1 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Oakman. Bill Phillips will officiate.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Cornelius; mother, Ida Bell Cornelius; and infant child, Terry Allen Murray.

She is survived by her husband, Melvin Uptain; stepdaughter, Teresa Uptain Allen of Jasper; daughter, Cheryl Wade; sons, Charles Murray, Tyler Uptain, Kevin Uptain and Gary Uptain; sister, Linda Lowery; brother, Terry Cornelius; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Charles Alvin Murray, Jessie Ray Murray, Tyler Uptain, Ben Allen, Jarrod Wade and Brayden Hall.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571