Archive for Saturday, April 2, 2005

Louise ‘Weesie’ Rials, Lawrence

April 2, 2005


Services for Louise "Weesie" Rials, 51, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Mustard Seed Fellowship Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Miss Rials died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at her home.



She was born May 8, 1953, in Washington County, Miss., the daughter of A.B. and Mary Clark Rials. She moved to from Mississippi to Lawrence in 1965.

Miss Rials was a department manager at Wal-Mart and was involved in many Wal-Mart sponsored activities. She was a member of the Church of God in Lawrence, where she was active in the choir and Sunday school.

Survivors include her mother, Lawrence; a daughter, Robin Rials, Lawrence; a son, Quentin Rials, Lawrence; seven sisters, Johnnie Jai Demby, Lea Ann Bruce, Leslie "Lisa" Rials, Julitha Rials, Rita Rials, and Kimberly Nicole Rials, all of Lawrence, and Loretta Rials, Lorton, Va.; four brothers, A.B. Rials Jr., Jeremiah Rials Sr., Linnell "Linn" Rials, and Clark Eugene Rials Sr., all of Lawrence.

The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

The family suggests memorials to the Rials Family Education Fund, sent in care of the mortuary.

E-mail condolences may be sent to, subject: Rials.

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