Obituaries

Burt Funeral Home

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Mrs. Daisy Opal Lackey Wooten

Daisy Opal Lackey Wooten, age 88 of Fort Payne, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at DeKalb Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00pm from Burt Chapel-Fort Payne with Reverend Ron Johnson officiating.  Burial followed in Glenwood Cemetery.

Collinsville Funeral Home

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Corner Stone Funeral Home

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Mr. Charles Fredrick Stark

Charles Fredrick Stark, age 84 of Ider, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at his residence.  A visitation was held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at Corner Stone Funeral Chapel.

Mrs. Ethel Marks Wells York

Ethel Marks Wells York, age 90 of Pisgah, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Chaplain Neal Smith officiating.  Burial followed in Lebanon Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Peggy Williams Goldin

Peggy Williams Goldin, age 83 of Powell, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at Crowne Health Care.  Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel.  Burial followed in Straight Creek Cemetery.

 

 Crossville Memorial Chapel

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Mr. John Glenn Adams

Mr. John Glenn Adams, age 60 of Flat Rock, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at Cloverdale Health Care.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 11:00am from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel.  Burial followed in Macklin Cemetery.

 

Mr. Bobby Lee Underwood

Bobby Lee Underwood, age 72 of Ider, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Serenity Place.  Funeral services were held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel.  Burial followed in New Hope Cemetery with military honors.  Mr. Underwood was a veteran of the United States Army and served in Vietnam as a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division.

 

Mr. Delbert Eugene Smith

Delbert Eugene Smith, age 68 of Flat Rock, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.   Funeral services were held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother Jeff Pike officiating.  Burial followed in Green Haven Memorial Gardens.

 

Mrs. Nancy Lucille York Ellis

Nancy Lucille York Ellis, age 97 of Henagar, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Crowne Health Care.  Funeral services were held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 3:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother Franklin Waldrop and Brother Danny Stewart officiating.  Burial followed in Mountain Home Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Kathy Ann Dalton Porter

Kathy Ann Dalton Porter, age 59 of Ider passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at Erlanger Medical Center.  Funeral services were held on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 3:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother Ben Young, Brother Cates Noles, and Brother Rodger Whitehead officiating.  Burial followed in Brown Gap Cemetery.

 

Geraldine Funeral Home 

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 Kerby Funeral Home 

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Mrs. Bertie Doylene Sargent

Bertie Doylene Sargent, age 69 of Henagar, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm from the Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Eddie Owens officiating. Burial followed in Friendship Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Linda Sue Millican

Linda Sue Millican, age 71 of Pisgah, passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Josh Little officiating. Burial followed in Henagar Memorial Park.

Mrs. Millican is survived by:  Husband of 52 years – David Millican.  Sons – Greg (Lesa) Millican of Pisgah, Chris (Karin) Millican of Rainsville, and Jonathan (Joanna) Millican of Hoover.  Sister – Sandra (Clomer) Holloway of Atmore.  Grandchildren – Lauren Millican, Caden Millican, Cole Millican, Ayda Millican, and Loxley Millican.  Niece –  Angela (Richard) Provensal of New Orleans.  Great nieces – Margot Provensal and Meredith Provensal.  As well as In-Laws, Nieces, Nephews, and many long-time friends.
Mrs. Millican was born on December 3, 1947 and was a lifelong resident of the Pisgah and Rosalie communities.  She served for many years as manager of the Pisgah School lunchroom.  She was a Christian wife, mother, and grandmother.  Mrs. Millican loved her family dearly and forever holds a special place in thier hearts.

Mrs. Millican was preceded in death by:  Parents – Alva “Buck” and Imo McCormick.

Rainsville Funeral Home 

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Mr. Dell Ray Rucks

Dell Ray Rucks, age 84 of Rainsville, passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Kenneth Goggans, Brother James Grindstaff, and Brother Briggs King officiating. Burial followed in Plainview Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family would like to extend special thanks to Heartlite Hospice and Birmingham VA Medical Center.

 

Mr. Bobby F. Stephens

Mr. Bobby F. Stephens, age 77 of Rainsville, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at his residence.  A graveside service was held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 3:00 pm from Rainsville Memorial Park with Brother Earnest Corbitt officiating.

 

Mrs. Faye Laney

Faye Laney, age 73 of Henagar, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Cates Noles, Brother Earnest Corbitt, and Brother Darrell Sears officiating. Burial followed in Rainsville Memorial Park.

 

Mr. Anthony Willmon

Mr. Anthony Willmon, age 62 of Rainsville, passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6:00 pm from the Rainsville Holiness Church with Brother Rickey Wooten officiating. A private burial followed in Mountain View Memory Gardens.

Mr. Willmon is survived by:  Wife – Sherry Willmon of Rainsville.  Sons – Bradley (Heather) Willmon of Section, Aaron (Mandy) Willmon of Sylvania, Keith (Shela) Wells Rainsville.  Daughters – LaShea (Ron) Stopyak Sylvania, Jodi (Jarrod) Buttram of Henagar.  Parents – Charles and Martha Willmon of Scottsboro.  Parents-in-Law – Billy and Ruby Turner of Sylvania.  Brothers – Benji (Terry) Willmon, Nicky (Karen) Willmon, and Jeff (Cindy)Mefford.  Grandchildren – Kennedy, Caleb, Savannah, Cecilia, Sam, Shelby, Miles, Britney, Lance, Jessica, Ambriel, Alex, Colby, Lucas, and Tyler.  Great Grandchildren – Tre’, Jalyn, Khidon, Bosten, and Mila.
Preceded in Death by:  Wife – Donna Jean Smith Willmon.  Grandparents – Lawrence and Cuba Willmon as well as Charles E. and Erma Lee Gamble.  Special Uncle – Neal Willmon.
Mr. Willmon loved his church and he loved to sing.  He loved his grandchildren more than himself and often did more for them than their parents wanted him to.  Mr. Willmon came to know God and the free gift of salvation on April 10 at 9:00 pm at an old time revival held in Scottsboro in a little church on Appletree Street.

 

Mr. Michael Barron

Michael Barron, age 46 of Fyffe, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 at DeKalb Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Gary Lane Williams officiating.  Burial followed in Kirk Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Brown is survived by:  Wife – Connie Barron of Fyffe.  Daughter – McKenzie Barron of Fyffe.  Mother – June Barron of Rainsville.  Father – Jerry Barron of Fyffe.  Sister – Jadrianne (Cody) Godwin of Fyffe.  Grandmother – Ruth Traylor of Powell.  Several Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins.
Mr. Brown was preceded in death by:  Brother – Shannon Barron.  Grandfather – Wesley Traylor.  Grandparents – Bernice Lee and Ollie Mae Barron.

 

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Wilson Funeral Home

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Ms. Martha Jackson

Ms. Martha Jackson, age 84 of Adamsburg, passed away Monday, November 26, 2018. Funeral services were held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 11:00am from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Adamsburg Cemetery.

Mr. Hubert Jerome Downer

Hubert Jerome Downer, age 91 of Fort Payne, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018.

Funeral services were held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00am from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Fischer Cemetery with military honors.

Mr. Downer was a veteran of the United States Air Force.

 

Mrs. Hazel Morris

Hazel Morris, age 93 of Chattanooga, Tennessee (formerly of Dutton), passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Glenwood Cemetery. The family would like to extend kindest thanks to the entire staff of Soddy Daisy Healthcare Center for their care and compassion.

 

Mr. Kenneth Harold Smith

Kenneth Harold Smith, age 80 of Sand Rock, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 2:00pm from Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Reverend Nick Deweese, Reverend Jonathan Whisenant, and Revend Kenneth Lasseter officiating. Burial followed adjoining cemetery.  In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church or Cemetery.

 

Reverend David McMichen

David McMichen, age 61 of the Dogtown Community, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018.   Funeral services were held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Walkers Chapel Cemetery.

W.T. Wilson Funeral Home

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Mr. James Albert Handlowich

James Albert Handlowich, age 83 of Crossville, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Dr. Roger White and Brother Chris Andrews officiating.  Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery at Painter.

 

Mrs. Jennifer Rose Tidwell

Jennifer Rose Tidwell, age 52 of Fort Payne, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 at DeKalb Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, December 4, 2018  at 1:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Roger Graham officiating.  Burial followed in Piney Grove Cemetery.

 

Mr. Marcus Lance Bullard

Marcus Lance Bullard, age 34 of Fort Payne, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018. Funeral services were held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Rayford Bethune officiating. Burial followed in Unity Hill Cemetery at Cedar Bluff.

 

Mr. Robert Lester Love, Jr.

Robert Lester Love, Jr., age 74 of Rainsville, passed away Tuesday, December 04, 2018. Funeral services were held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Reverend Lamar Bobo and Ronald Bell officiating.  Burial  followed in Section Methodist Cemetery.

 

Mr. Ricky Lee Davis

Ricky Lee Davis, age 62 of Crossville, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  A graveside service was held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 1:30pm from Skirum Cemetery with Brother Doc Shell officiating.

 

Coach Randy Taylor

Randy Taylor, age 70 of Gadsden, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with  Brother Kyle Sullivan officiating.  Burial followed in Skirum Cemetery.

 

Mr. David Wayne Otto

David Wayne Otto, age 61 of Scottsboro, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018. Funeral services were held on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 1:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother D.J. Smith officiating.

 

Mrs. Nancy Sue Barnes

Nancy Sue Barnes, age 76 of Crossville, passed away Friday December 7, 2018. Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Brad Smothers and Brother Larry Camp officiating.  Burial followed in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.

 

Mr. Byron Brown

Byron Brown, age 90 of Fyffe, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 3:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.  Burial followed in Straight Creek Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Frances Lou Albright

Frances Lou Albright, age 75 of Rainsville, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 1:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Larry Haynes and Brother Bill Rodziwicz officiating.  Burial followed in New Home Cemetery at Henagar.

 

Rudder Funeral Home

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Ms. Carmen Denise Potter

Carmen Denise Potter, age 51 of Savannah, Georgia (formerly of Scottsboro), passed Tuesday,  November 27, 2018 in Savannah.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Rudder Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Mike Maynor officiating.  Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Scottsboro.  In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contribuations be made to the Greater Humane Society of Huntsville, 2812 Johnson Road S.W., Huntsville AL 35805 or to Woodville Methodist Chapel at 186 Kimberly Dr. Woodville, Alabama 35776.

 

Mrs. Katherine Palmer

Katherine Palmer, age 96 of Bridgeport, passed away Saturday, December 01, 2018.

 

Mr. Fred Bernard Allen

Fred Bernard Allen, age 95 of Scottsboro, passed away Sunday, December 02, 2018.
He was a United States Army Veteran of World War II.

 

Mr. Billy Joe Peek

Billy Joe Peek, age 81 of Scottsboro, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.

 

Valley Funeral Home

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Mrs. Dorothy Lee Garner

Dorothy Lee Garner, age 81 of Stevenson, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 11:00 am from the Valley Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Maxwell Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Wanda Jean Holder Miles

Wanda Jean Holder Miles, age 57 of Bridgeport, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm from the Valley Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in Inglish Cemetery.

 

Mr. John Henry Kirk

John Henry Kirk, age 81 of Bridgeport, passed Monday, November 26, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Valley Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial followed in St Bonaventure Cemetery in Bridgeport.

 

Mr. Ronnie Stubblefield

Ronnie Stubblefield, age 58 of Stevenson, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018.  A visitation was held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 12:00 noon to 8:00 pm with no formal funeral service.

 

Mr. Charles Thomas “Chico” Cunningham

Charles Thomas “Chico” Cunningham, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018.  He was a veteran of the United States Army as well as the United States Marines.  He served as a paratrooper and served in the Korean War.

 

Mrs. Helen Brown

Mrs. Helen Brown, age 73 of Stevenson, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  A graveside service was held on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00pm from Gray Cemetery in Stevenson.

Scottsboro Funeral Home

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Mrs. Patricia Dianne Wells Selby

Patricia Dianne Wells Selby, age 64 of Paint Rock, passed away Monday, November 26, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Dean Jeffery officiating. Burial followed in Union Cemetery in Woodville.

 

Mrs. Geneva Dean

Geneva Dean, age 100 of Scottsboro, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Friday, November 30, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Shandy Dill officiating. Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Faye Clark

Faye Clark, age 63 of Skyline, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jeff Arnold officiating.  Burial followed in Rice Cemetery in Tennessee.

 

Mrs. Virginia L. Curtis Loyd Surrett

Virginia L. Curtis Loyd Surrett, age 81of Scottsboro, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 11:00am form the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Donald Hutchens officiating.  Burial followed in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

 

Ms. Shirley Wright

Shirley Wright, age 73, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 in Merrillville, Indiana.  A graveside service was held on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 1:00pm from Rice Cemetery in Tennessee with Reverend James “Totchie” McLain, Jr., Reverend Junior Stephens, and Reverend Terry Wright officiating.

 

Mrs. Ellen Christine Sells

Ellen Christine Sells, age 89 of Scottsboro, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Brett Hogland officiating.  Burial followed in Prince Cemetery in Skyline.

 

Mr. Easton Underwood

Easton Underwood, age 8 of Scottsboro passed away Friday, November 30, 2018.   Funeral services were held on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Charles Underwood and Reverend Kent Wilborn officiating. Burial followed Cedar Hill Cemetery.

 

Mr. Melvin Eakin

Melvin Eakin, age 73, of Scottsboro passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018.  A memorial service was held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 4:00 pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Don Cooper officiating.

 

Mr. Jerry Wayne Brandon

Jerry Wayne Brandon, age 56 of Fackler, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 1:00pm from Abba House of Worship with Steve Wilbanks officiating. Burial followed in Dry Creek Cove Community.

 

Mr. Bradford Jay Murphy

Bradford Jay Murphy, age 45 of Scottsboro, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  A memorial service was held on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 3:30pm from the Scottsboro Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Duaine Griggs officiating.