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Albert Leon Sisson, 64, Columbus

Albert Leon Sisson, 64, Columbus, died June 22, 2014, at Columbus Regional Hospital.

Albert was born Oct. 28, 1949, in Martinsville, son of Alvin Leon and Mabel L. Voland Sisson. He married Barbara Ann Rutter Jan. 19, 1969.

Albert loved to fish and enjoyed hunting.

He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who truly loved his family.

The funeral was to be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 25 at the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. Calling was to be from 5 p.m. until the time of service Wednesday, June 25, at the funeral home.

Memorials can be made to the Albert Leon Sisson memorial fund through the funeral home.

Survivors include his wife; son, Jeff L. (Kimberly) Sisson of Cantonment, Florida; daughters, Elizabeth Ann Nelson of Pensacola, Florida, and Joyanna Ruth (Dan) Headrick of Molino, Florida; brother, Harold (Cathy) Sisson of Greenwood; sisters, Debbie Sisson of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Beverly Harvey of Columbus; and grandhcildren, Breanna E. Headrick, Marie Nicole Nelson, Jessica C. Sisson, Tyler Nelson and Wyatt Sisson.

He was preceded in death by his father, Alvin Sisson; mother, Mabel Frye; a son, Patrick Thomas Sisson; and a brother, Bruce Allen Sisson.

Albert's video tribute can be viewed after 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 25.

Light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet at jewellrittman.com.

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    WRAPS meetings
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  • December 18
    Nashville Town Council
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  • December 19
    Bingo
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  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
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  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
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  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
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  • December 20
    Euchre
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  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
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    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
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  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
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    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
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  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
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  • December 23
    Euchre
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  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
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  • December 25
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  • December 26
    Bingo
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    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West