Mavis Jean Alphin of Port Sanilac, age 96, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 in her home.
Mavis was born September 22, 1920 in Fairgrove to William and Grace (Jameson) Hoffman.
She lived most of her life in California where she loved to teach school. Mavis met and married Kelly H. Alphin, a retired Air Force veteran from Kenton, Tennessee. After Kelly’s death, she returned to Michigan, residing in Roseville and Port Sanilac.
Mavis was greatly loved and will be missed by her nieces, Sharon, Karen, Cindy and Kathi; and her nephews, Bill, Rick and Rod.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Marion Stone, Marjorie Mason, Mildred Price, Maxine Jones and brother, William Hoffman.
She will be laid to rest next to her husband in Kenton, Tennessee. A memorial luncheon will be held at a later date. Arrangements were by the Pomeroy Funeral Home, Carsonville, www.pomeroyfuneralhomes.com.