Obituaries

Burt Funeral Home

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Mr. Samuel Slade “Sam” Barrett, Jr.

Samuel Slade “Sam” Barrett, Jr., age 90 of Decatur, Georgia, passed away Saturday, September 15, 2018 at DeKalb Medical Center in Decatur, Georgia.  The family held a private grave side service at Little River Cemetery.

Mr. Samuel Grady Weldon Whatley

Mr. Samuel Grady Weldon Whatley, age 77 of Mentone, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018 at his residence.  A memorial service was held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 2:00pm from Burt Chapel-Valley Head with Reverend Ron Reynolds officiating.  Burial followed in Bankhead Cemetery.

Mrs. Flora Aileen Ramsey

Flora Aileen Ramsey, age 93 of Fort Payne, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at Collinsville Healthcare and Rehab.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 1:00pm from Burt Chapel-Fort Payne with Reverend Ronald Berry officiating.  Burial followed in Fort Payne Memory Gardens.

Mr. Elmer Lamar Gilliam

Elmer Lamar Gilliam, age 75 of Fort Payne, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 2:00pm from Burt Chapel-Fort Payne.  In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Fl 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

Collinsville Funeral Home

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Corner Stone Funeral Home

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Mr. Jacob Henry Westbrook

Jacob Henry Westbrook, age 14, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 6:30pm from City Church of Chattanooga with Brother Danny Hesterly and Brother Jay McNelly officiating.

Mrs. Mary Magdalene Poppen

Mary Magdalene Poppen, age 70 of Henagar, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 11:00am from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother Ben Young officiating.  Burial followed in Orme Mountain Cemetery.

Mrs. Jacquelyn Elaine Courts

Jacquelyn Elaine Courts, age 82 of Higdon, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center.  A memorial service will be held in Jacksonville, FL at a later date.

Mr. Thomas Clyde Greene

Thomas Clyde Greene, age 93 of Ider, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother Luke McKay and Brother Chris Guinn officiating.  Burial followed in Fuller Cemetery with Military Honors.  Mr. Greene was a WWII veteran serving in the US Navy.  In-lieu-of flowers the family request that donations be made to ABC Hospice, 266 Industrial Dr. Rainsville, AL 35986 or Ider Baptist Church Building Fund, 1078 Dogwood Drive, Ider, AL 35981.

 Mrs. Elaine Horton Ivey

Elaine Horton Ivey, age 91 of Ider, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 20158 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Elder Tony Ivey and Elder Ricky Harcrow officiating.  Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery.

Mrs. Mattie Ruth Headrick Poole

Mattie Ruth Headrick Poole, age 85 of Rainsville, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 3:00pm from the Corner Stone Funeral Chapel with Brother John Headrick officiating.  Burial followed in Pleasant View Cemetery.

 

 Crossville Memorial Chapel

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Geraldine Funeral Home 

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Mrs. Mona Harrell

Mona B. Harrell, age 67 of Geraldine, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the Geraldine Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Dusty Brock officiating. Burial followed in Geraldine Cemetery.

 Kerby Funeral Home 

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Mr. Arlon Thurmond

Arlon Thurmond, age 77 of Pisgah, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018 at Erlanger Medical Center.  Funeral services were held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:00 noon from Pleasant View Church of God with Brother Jerry Walden and Brother David Waldon officiating. Burial followed in Friendship Cemetery.

 Mrs. Joan Williams York

Joan Williams York, age 83 of Henagar, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Huntsville Hospital.   Funeral services were held on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 2:00pm from Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Glenn York and Reverend David Moses officiating. Burial followed in Fuller Cemetery.

Mrs. Geneva Bearden

Geneva Bearden, age 81 of Higdon, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Keith Stanford officiating.  Burial followed in Payne’s Gap Cemetery.

 

Rainsville Funeral Home 

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Infant Elin Grey Mize

Elin Grey Mize (infant daughter of Tyler and Riley Mize), age 9 days of Fyffe, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at T.C. Thompson Children’s Hospital. A grave side service was held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 2:00pm from Mountain View Memory Gardens with Pastor Tim White officiating.

Mrs. Helen King

Helen King, age 84 of Dutton, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at Huntsville Hospital.  Funeral services were held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 2:30pm from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother James Hutcheson and Brother Jason Hawkins officiating.  Burial followed in Henagar Methodist Church Cemetery

Mrs. Mary Ruth Wooten

Mary Ruth Wooten, age 73 of Powell, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 11:00am from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother George Hughes officiating. Burial followed in Rainsville Memorial Park.

Mr. Greg Wooten

Greg Wooten, age 53 of Valley Head, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018 at the University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital.  A memorial service was held on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel.

 Mr. Joe A. “Budgie” Chaney

Joe A. “Budgie” Chaney, age 75 of the High Point Community, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Roger Redden and Brother C.L. Wilborn officiating. Burial followed in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Mrs. Lydia Ann Peppers

Lydia Ann Peppers, age 74 of Crossville, passes away Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Shepherd’s Cove.  A memorial service will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

 

Wilson Funeral Home

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Mr. Alvin Ray Elkins

Alvin Ray Elkins, age 53 of Valley Head, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 3:00pm from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel.   Burial followed in New Home Cemetery.

Mrs. Wilma Faye Beason

Wilma Faye Beason, age 82 of Fort Payne, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 1:00pm from the Wilson Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jerry Williams officiating. Burial followed in Union Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Barbara Ann Hulgan Isbell

Barbara Ann Hulgan Isbell, age 85 of Fort Payne, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at Huntsville Hospital.   Funeral services were held on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 2:00pm from First Baptist Church in Fort Payne.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to First Baptist Church, Fort Payne or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Mr. Buell Jackson  “Jack” Young

Buell Jackson “Jack” Young, age 81 of Fort Payne, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at his residence.  Funeral services were held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 12:00 noon from the Wilson Funeral Home with Reverend David McCarrell officiating. Burial followed in Mountain View Memory Gardens.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church or the American Cancer Society.  Mr. Young was a veteran of the United States Air Force.

Mrs. Willodeen Pharr

Willodeen Pharr, age 98 of DeKalb County, passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Auburn, Alabama.  A graveside service was held on Monday, October 8, 2018 at 2:00pm from Glenwood Cemetery.

W.T. Wilson Funeral Home

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Mr. Charles E. Bradford

Charles E. Bradford, age 57 of Guntersville, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018.

Mrs. Lisa Marie Tribble

Lisa Marie Tribble, age 50 of Ft Payne, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018.  A grave side service was held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 2:00pm from Valley Head Cemetery.

Ms. Willie Dean Overton

Willie Dean Overton, age 90 of Dawson, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018. Funeral services were held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Shane Ross and Brother Tony Holland officiating.

Burial followed in the Beulah Cemetery.

Mrs. Lynette Black Swinford

Lynette Black Swinford, age 91 of Section, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 11:00am from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Matt Beaty and Brother Shannon Williams officiating.  Burial followed in the Kirk Memorial Gardens.

Ms. Sharon Brewer

Sharon Brewer, age 68 of Attalla, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018.  A grave side service was held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 2:30pm from DeKalb Memorial Gardens with Brother Carey Sims officiating.

Mrs. Reesa A. Gentle

Reesa A. Gentle, age 55 of Scottsboro, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018. Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 3:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother George Demark officiating.  Burial followed in Gentle Cemetery @ Limrock.

Mr. James Edward Burgess

James Edward Burgess, age 81 of Albertville, passed away Thursday September 27, 2018.  Funeral services were held on at 1:00pm Saturday, September 29, 2018 from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Eddie Saint and Brother Terry Futrel officiating.  Burial followed in Asbury Cemetery.

Mr. James Kenny Culbert

James Kenny Culbert, age 61 of Geraldine, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018. A grave side service was held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 4:00pm from Piney Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Benjamin “Ben” Carter Mays

Benjamin “Ben” Carter Mays, age 42 of Huntsville, passed away Friday, September 28, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 5:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.

Mr. Kenneth Dwight Sanders

Kenneth Dwight Sanders, age 69 of Rainsville, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.

Ms. Bernice Small

Bernice Small, age 76 of Fort Payne, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018.  A memorial service was held on Monday, October 8, 2018 at 9:30am from Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church.  Burial followed in Glenwood Cemetery.

Mr. Ronald Wayne Clanton

Ronald Wayne Clanton, age 59 of Sand Rock, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018. Funeral services were held on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 3:00pm from Sand Rock Baptist Church with Brother Scott Hosey officiating.  Burial followed in the Mount Vernon Cemetery with military honors.  Mr. Clanton was a retired Sniper Team 4 United States Navy Seal.  He served in the Persian Gulf and several foreign wars.

 Mrs. Holly McCollum Vogt

Holly McCollum Vogt, age 62 of Rainsville, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018.  A grave side service was held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Mountain View Memory Gardens with Reverend Charles Jones officiating.

Mr. Jesse Rufus Lands

Jesse Rufus Lands, age 87 of Fyffe, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018.  A private grave side service was held with Reverend Paul Long officiating.

Mr. Billy Jack Crawford

Billy Jack Crawford, age 89 of Tallahassee, Florida (formerly of Fort Payne), passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018.  A private grave side service was held on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 2:00pm from Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Fyffe.  Mr. Crawford served in the United States Army during the Korean conflict.  In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the Upper Sand Mountain Parish.

Mr. David Jerry May

David Jerry May, age 74 of Pisgah, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018.  Cremation provided.

Mrs. Paula Jean Middlebrooks

Paula Jean Middlebrooks, age 58 of Gaylesville, passed away Friday, October 5, 2018.  A visitation only was held on Sunday, October 7, 2018 from 12:00 noon to 4:00pm at the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.

Mrs. Suzette Flaherty

Suzette Flaherty, age 46 of Fyffe, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Brother Charlie Rogers officiating.  Burial followed in Glenwood Cemetery.

 Mrs. Debra J. Williams

Debra J. Williams, age 46 of Trenton, Georgia, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 2:00pm from the W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel.  Burial followed in Payne Gap Cemetery located near Ider.