PIEDMONT – Services for Bennie F. Parker, 91, of the Grantley Community in Cleburne County
will be 2 p.m. today at Thompson Funeral Home in Piedmont with Kenneth Jones officiating. Burial will be in Grimes Cemetery.
Mr. Parker died Friday at Stringfellow Memorial Hospital.
Survivors include a son, Benjamin Calvin Parker and his wife, Barbara, of Oak Level; and a grandson, Shane Parker of Oak Level.
Pallbearers will be Shane Parker, Billy Lambert, Jeral Lambert, Jerry Amberson, Alvis Cole and Charles Parker.
Mr. Parker was a Cleburne County native and had lived in the Grantley Community most of his life. He was a member of Piedmont Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Buttram Parker and a brother, Louis Parker.
WEDOWEE - Services for Elsie Mae Rollins, 86, of Woodland will be 3 p.m. today at Rocky Branch Baptist Church with Rev. J.C. Holloway and Rev. David Waldrep officiating. Burial will be at old Rocky Branch Baptist Cemetery with Benefield Funeral Home of Wedowee in charge.
Mrs. Rollins died Saturday in Fort Payne.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas Barry Rollins of Woodland and Tony Rollins of Cragford; a sister, Velma Nichols of Roanoke; a brother, Dennis L. Smith of LaGrange, Ga.; three grandchildren, Chad Rollins, Thomas Rollins, and Matthew Robert Rollins; and a great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews.
Mrs. Rollins was a Randolph County native, the daughter of Benjamin Jeff Smith and Mattie Bowen Smith. She was a member of Beulah Baptist Church and of many church groups, including the Women’s Missionary Union. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.T. Rollins, and a granddaughter, Amanda Lynn Rollins.
CENTRE – Services for Hazel Mae Tidwell, 87, of the Alexis Community will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Ebenezer United Methodist Church with Rev. Jody Bowlin officiating. Burial will be in the Howell Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church two hours before the service.
Ms. Tidwell died Saturday at the Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome, Ga.
Survivors include two sisters, Earleen Reese of Cedar Bluff and Haney Lambert of Centre; and nieces and nephews.
Ms. Tidwell was a Cherokee County native, the daughter of the late L.L. and Ethel McCoy Tidwell. She was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Tidwell.
Memorial donations may be made to Ebenezer United Methodist Church or the Howell Cemetery fund.
Services for Marie R. Vernon, 93, of Anniston will be announced by Ervin Funeral Chapel in Anniston.
Mrs. Vernon died Friday at Beverly Health Care in Oxford.
Services for James "Moodo" Lee Adkinson, 66, of Anniston will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Anniston Memorial Funeral Home with Dr. Cecil Sewell and Rev. David Gilmore officiating. Burial will be in Anniston Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Adkinson died Saturday at NHC Health Care.
Survivors include his wife, Doris M. Adkinson of Anniston; a son, Jason Adkinson of Ohatchee; two brothers, William E. Adkinson of Panama City, Fla. and Lanny Adkinson of White, Ga.; a sister, Alyce Barnwell of Cassville, Ga.; and one granddaughter, Sara Kate Adkinson; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Charles White, Allen Norman, Buddy Nix, Tommy Parker, Bob Garner, Jim Fuller and Pete Turner. Honorary pallbearers will be the Kingsmen Sunday school class, Friends of JSU Athletics, JSU Gamecock Club Members and Golfing Friends of Indian Oaks Country Club.
Mr. Adkinson was retired from Metropolitan Life Insurance Company after 33 years of service. He was a member of Saks Civitan Club, Indian Oaks Golf Club, JSU Gamecock Club, Gideon’s International and First Baptist Church of Saks where he taught Sunday school.
The family requests donations be made to The Gideon Memorial Bible Chairman, The Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 1812, Anniston, AL 36202 or First Baptist Church of Saks, 4723 Saks Road, Anniston, AL 36206.
CENTRE – Services for Betty Lou Lamar, 67, of Centre, will be 2 p.m. today at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bill Crane officiating. Burial will be in Harris Cemetery.
Mrs. Lamar died Saturday at Redmond Regional Medical Center in Rome, Ga.
Survivors include her husband, L.M. Lamar; a son, Stanley Lamar and his wife, Vickie; three brothers, Troy Steele of Tampa, Fla., Roy Steele of Gaylesville, and Gene Steele of Centre; three sisters, Ruth Mobbs, Mae Abernathy and Sue Lay, all of Centre; two grandchildren, Brandon and Heather Lamar; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be James Green, Raymond Burk, Gene Hooper, Red Slaght, Jim Lamar and Dale Lamar.
Mrs. Lamar was a native of Cherokee County and was a member of Unity Hill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a son, Wesley Lamar; and by her parents, Grady and Eunice Steele.
JACKSONVILLE – Services for Linda Lou Matthews, 61, of Jacksonville will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Chapel Hill Chapel in Anniston with Rev. Truman Norred officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery in Jacksonville. The family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at Chapel Hill.
Mrs. Matthews died Saturday at her home.
Survivors include her husband, Danny Matthews of Jacksonville; a daughter, Jodi J. Morgan and her husband, Eric, of Birmingham; a step-daughter, Leah Cheatwood and her husband, Tim, of Oxford; a son, Todd I. Wilson and his wife, Teresa, of Atlanta; a sister, Jo Isler and her husband, Terry, of Jamestown, N.C.; a brother, Ted Fox of Franklin, Pa.; five grandchildren, Tyler Wilson Foster, Courtney Wilson, Kaitlyn Morgan, Katie Lou Wilson and Jamie Bolton; and one nephew.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Wilson, Mikeal Barrett, Danny Whited, Phillip Fields, Eddie Warren and Ron Wilson. Honorary pallbearers will be the Winn Dixie Pharmacy staff of Jacksonville.
Mrs. Matthews was a native of Warren, Ohio, but had been a resident of Jacksonville for the past 28 years. She is a former employee of Sunny King Ford. She was a member of West Side Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to New Beacon Hospice, P.O. Box 2581, Anniston, AL 36202.
JACKSONVILLE – Services for Jackson A. "Jack" Millsaps Sr., 83, of Jacksonville will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at K.L. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Center Chapel with Rev. Truman Norred officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6-8 p.m.
Mr. Millsaps died Saturday at Jacksonville Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Millsaps of Jacksonville; a son, Jack Millsaps Jr. and his wife, Karen, of Conroe, Texas; a brother, Tommy Millsaps of Maryville, Tenn.; four sisters, Neva Romines of Jacksonville, Louise Handley, Noma Glyon and Mary Russell of Maryville, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Jason Millsaps, Jake Millsaps, Doug Keefover, Cindy Smelley and Diana Trove; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Horace Bramlette Jr., Keith Martin, Roger Beal, David Romines, Gerald Millsaps and Brent Dempsey. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the men’s Senior Adult Sunday School Class at West Side Baptist Church.
Mr. Millsaps was a native of Maryville, Tenn. and a resident of Jacksonville. He was a World War II veteran and a member of West Side Baptist Church. He owned and operated Millsaps Texaco in Jacksonville and was employed at Stoney Brook Golf Course for many years.
ROANOKE – Services for Lillian Louise Adcock, 88, of Roanoke will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rock Stand Christian Church with Rev. Kenneth Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Quattlebaum Funeral Home 6-8 tonight. The body will be at the church an hour prior to services.
Miss Adcock died Monday at Traylor Nursing Home.
Survivors include a sister, Ora Treadwell of Roanoke; and a brother, Durward Adcock of Roanoke.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Adcock, Charles Treadwell, Virgil Adcock, Johnny Adcock, Jere Adcock, Charles Windsor, Derrial Greene and Jimmy Adcock.
Miss Adcock, a Randolph County native, was a member of Rock Stand Christian Church. She retired from Palm Beach Company.
SAND ROCK – Services for Ola Lee Boman, 94, of Sand Rock will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Perry Funeral Home in Centre with Rev. Scott Hosey officiating. Burial will be in Sand Rock Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8 tonight at the funeral home.
Mrs. Boman died Monday at Cherokee County Nursing Home.
Survivors include a son and his wife, Terry and Linda Boman of Sand Rock; a daughter, Eloise Edwards of Hixson, Texas; a brother, Claude Hawthorne of East Ridge, Tenn.; four grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Eddy Edwards, Chris Boman, Kermit Butler, Claude Hawthorne, Jerry Pearson and Phillip Cook.
Mrs. Boman, a DeKalb County native, was a member of Sand Rock Baptist Church. She retired as cafeteria manager from Sand Rock School with 25 years service. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Boman; five brothers, and a sister.
Flowers will be accepted, or contributions may be made to the Sand Rock Baptist Church Building Fund.
ROANOKE – Services for Elsie Bailey Carden, 90, of Roanoke will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rock Mills Methodist Church with Revs. Tom Russell and Tommy Burke officiating. Burial will be in Randolph Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends 5-8 tonight at Quattlebaum Funeral Home.
Mrs. Carden died Monday at Brightmoor Nursing Center.
Survivors include three daughters, Gwen White of Griffin, Ga., Jean Hall and her husband, Harold, of Roanoke, and Peggy McKay and her husband, James, of Atlanta; five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Bud Bailey, Wilbur Steward, John McKay, Mark Hall, Charles Slagle, Matt McEwen and Jimmy Baird.
Mrs. Carden, a Randolph County native, was a member of Rock Mills Methodist Church. She had been a seamstress at Palm Beach Company. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Swann Carden; six brothers, six sisters, and a son-in-law, Phillip Louis White.
TALLADEGA – Services for John M. Haynes, 75, of Talladega will be announced by Usrey Funeral Home.
Mr. Haynes died Monday at Citizens Baptist Medical Center.