Sidney Bassett Allbritton

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Sidney Bassett Allbritton, 87 of Friendswood, TX passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2016. He was born July 25, 1929 to James R. Allbritton and Anna J. Harrington Allbritton in Mount Olive, MS.

Sidney was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Margaret Allbritton; his mom and dad; his sisters, Myrna, and Rosabelle; and his brother Joe.

He is survived by his wife Sandi; and his beloved daughters, are Rosann McCormick and her husband Sean and Cydni Lynn Raven and her husband Paul; grandchildren are Sean Patrick Stokes and wife Bonny, Arthur McCormick and wife Jessica, Geoffery McCormick and wife Jacey, Meghan Lahey and husband Brendan, and John Raven; great grandchildren are Hannah, William, Charlie, Sienna, Maura, Rosemary, and Patrick; he is survived in Mississippi by three favorite nieces, Hazel Dunnam, Carolyn Graves and Dot Trammel; and many other relatives and cherished friends.

One of his favorite stories was that he was born a Great Uncle.

Sidney’s first love was the Lord, then family, friends, prayer, singing, bicycle riding, and studying. Sidney was a long time member of the Friendswood Friends Church and had an insatiable love of the bible. His love was deep, his love of smile was infectious, and his prayers were constant.

Friends are cordially invited to the visitation with the family on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 9:00 A.M. followed by a memorial service celebrating Sidney’s life at 10:00 A.M. at the Friendswood Friends Church, 502 S. Friendswood Dr., Friendswood, TX 77546 with Rev. David Bridges officiating. Interment will follow at the Friends Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the Allbritton family in care of Jeter Memorial Funeral home at

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