Mrs. Manuela Cortez Alian of Cypress Inn, Tennessee was born on Sunday, March 3, 1929 in Brownsville, Texas. Mrs. Alian departed this life on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Cypress Inn at the home of her son, Amos Aparicio, who had cared for her for several years, at the age of 90 Years, 2 Months and 22 Days. She was a homemaker and had lived in Wayne County, Tennessee for approximately 10 years before her death.
Mrs. Alian is survived by her three sons, Amos Aparicio of Cypress Inn, Antonio Aparicio of Cypress Inn, and Robert Aparicio of Portland, Indiana; her two daughters, Martha Saucedo of Loma Linda, California and Maribel Trigger of San Bernardino, California. She also is survived by 16 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Mrs. Alian was preceded in death by her father, Jose' Angel Olivares; her husband, Arvoul Alian; her two daughters, Leonor Prado and Elizabeth Cruz; and her son, Ezekiel Aparicio.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Fontana De La Esperance Seventh Day Adventist Church in Fontana, California with burial following in the Green Acres Memorial Park in Bloomington, California with her husband. Family Funeral Chapel of Fontana, CA was in charge of directing the funeral service and the burial. Family and friends visited on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 5 pm to 7 pm at Shackelford Funeral Directors chapel in Waynesboro, Tennessee with Shackelford Funeral Directors of Wayne County assisting the family locally.