Baker, Kenneth Darrell
June 19, 1972 - January 10, 2005
Kenneth Darrell Baker, 32, of Clanton died Monday, January 10 at UAB. Services are today at Glad Tidings Church of God at 2 p.m. with Rev. Larry Craig officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Survivors include his mother, Ara Mae Baker of Clanton; three brothers, Ray Baker, Billy Baker and David Wayne Cleckler, all of Clanton; two sisters, Linda Baker and Brenda Headley, both of Clanton; six nephews, Taylor Baker, Daniel Baker, Logan Baker, Zachary Headley, Buddy Sanders, and Jody Cleckler, all of Clanton; four nieces, Holly Sanders, Sharlene Owens, Katuna Headley and Crystal Baker, all of Clanton; and a host of family and friends.
Baker, Mary Delene
March 23, 1926 - May 23, 2003
Funeral services for Mary Delene Baker, 77 of Clanton, were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 25, 2003 at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wendell Kelley officiating. Burial followed at Antioch Methodist Cemetery in Maplesville. Born on March 23, 1926 to Harvey Baker and Beatrice Kelly, she died May 23, 2003 at Chilton Medical Center in Clanton. Survivors include her daughter Mary Agnes Bavar of Clanton; granddaughters Regina Harrison of Maplesville and Rebecca Horton of Columbiana; great-grandsons Dustin Gore of Columbiana and Nathan Prince of Maplesville; great-granddaughter Layne Prince of Maplesville.
Baker, Mary Varden
March 07, 1916 - July 07, 2003
Graveside services for Mary Varden Baker, 87 of Clanton, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Maple Springs Baptist Church in Clanton with Rev. Tom Jackson officiating. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today at Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Born on March 7, 1916 to Rufus Gandy and Docie Gandy, she died July 7, 2003 at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster. Survivors include his sons Clyde Varden of Clanton and Herman Varden of Lineville; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, one great-great child.
Baker, Ruth Ann Catherine Thacker
July 10, 1861 - June 25, 1928
Mrs. Ruth Baker, Wife of A. T. Baker, died in a Birmingham Hospital. She was 67 years of age. She died Monday. Burial was in the Clanton City Cemetery. Funeral was conducted by Rev. G. G. Williams. She was daughter of James Thacker. She is survived by her Husband 6 Sons and 3 Daughters.
Baker, Steve William
Jan 2, 1924 - November 07, 2004
Steve William Baker Services for Steve William Baker, 80, of Clanton, are tomorrow at Martin Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the Martin Memorial Cemetery. Friends will be received today at Martin Funeral Home Chapel from 5-8 p.m. Baker died Sunday, November 7. Surviving are his son, Ralph Price of Clanton; five daughters, Barbara Turnham of Prattville, Connie Jones of Clanton, Joan Oaks of Clanton, June Piedra of Prattville and Debbie Bass of Clanton; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; three sisters, Ruth Foshee of Clanton, Virginia Emfinger of Wetumpka and Lettie Walker, also of Clanton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Dean Knight and his parents, Irvin and Mae Lockhart Baker.
Ballard, Pauline Headley
November 12, 1929 - September 24, 1999
Funeral services for Pauline Headley Ballard, 69, Clanton, will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 28, 1999, at 3 p.m. Burial will follow at Walnut Creek United Methodist in Clanton, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Ballard was born on Nov. 12, 1929, in Chilton County, the daughter of the late Bud A. and Sallie Dutton. She was a home health care attendant. She died at her residence on Sept. 24, 1999. Survivors include one daughter, Sarah Headley Benson, Flagler Beach, Fla.; two sons, Arthur T. Headley, Panama City, Fla., and Thad Headley, Selma; and six grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Donald Wallace Headley.
Barrett, Mrs. Cora Lee
Barrett, Mrs. Cora Lee, age 69, died at the home in Prattville Monday morning. Services were held at Providence Church in Coosa County Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock -- Spigener directing.
George E. Barrett -- son -- Rockford
Milton A. Barrett -- son -- Eaton Park, FL
Webster E. Barrett -- son -- Verbena
Quenton R. Barrett -- son -- Prattville
Henry E. Barrett -- son -- Lakeland, FL
William A. Barrett -- son -- Verbena
Mrs. Ola E. Baxley -- daughter -- Lakeland, FL
Mrs Annie M. Johnson -- daughter -- Jemison
28 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren
(Note -- this is Cora Lee Murphy Barrett -- daughter of Milton Murphy and Joannah Allen Murphy)
Union Banner dated 7-8-1954 Clanton, AL
Barrett, Judson C. (Judge)
Barrett, Judson C. (Judge), age 72, of 5305 Court P. Central Park, Birmingham, died at Fairfield Hospital Monday Jan. 11th. Services were held at Spigener Chapel Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock conducted by Rev. J. W. Jones. Burial was at Samaria, Spigener directing. Nephews served as pallbearers. Surviving is the wife, Mrs Laura Gulledge Barrett of Birmingham; one daughter, Mrs Cooper H. Horton also of Birmingham; one brother Charlie Barrett; one sister, Mrs Ella Glenn; three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Union Banner dated 1-14-1954 Clanton, Al
Barrett, Mrs. Martha Cordelia Fulmer
Barrett, Mrs. Martha Cordelia Fulmer, age 72, died at the home near Clanton last Sunday at 11:35 p. m. following a illness of several weeks. Services were at New Salem Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock conducted by Revs. J. W. Jones, Fred Lowerey, and Homer Carroll. Martin directing. Pallbearers were Milton, Lamar, John Douglas and Hoyt Barrett, Tonie Connell Jr. and Julius Barrett. Flower girls were granddaughter and friends of the family.
Edgar Barrett -- son -- NY
Fred, Ernest and Harvey Barrett -- sons -- Clanton
Earl Barrett -- son -- Selma
Mrs. Ella Foshee -- daughter -- Thorsby
Mrs. Pearlie Connell -- daughter -- Clanton
Mrs. Ethel Headley -- daughter -- Clanton
Mrs. Bell Dobbs -- sister -- Fayette, AL
She was a native of Coosa County and daughter of Isaiah Fulmer and Jane
Ingram Fulmer. Her husband was the late J. Milton Barrett. The family has
been living in Chilton County for some forty years
Union Banner dated 6-10-1954 Clanton, AL
Barrett, Robert C.
Barrett, Robert C., age 80, of Clanton, Ala. died at 7:30 p.m. Friday, December 28. Funeral services were held at 2:30 Sunday from Providence church in Coosa County, conducted by the Rev. J. W. Jones and Rev. L. D. Hughes. Interment was in church cemetery.
He is survived by two daughters -- Miss Elsie Barrett of Clanton, Mrs J. Luther Glenn, Titus, Ala., Rte. 2; 2 brothers -- J. C. Barrett of Olando, Fla., C. L. Barrett of Dothan, Ala.; 1 sister, Mrs J. C. Glenn of Elmore, Ala. Pallbearers were grand sons and grand sons-in-law. Spigener Funeral Home in charge.
Union Banner dated January 2, 1952
Bates, L.H. "Shorty"
Bates, L.H. "Shorty", 85, of Clanton died Saturday, May 15, 2010 at Chilton Medical Center, Clanton. He was born on Saturday, December 13, 1924 in Chilton Co., AL, Son of the late Dee Bates and the late Estelle Caton Bates. He was a Farmer. Surviving are his Daughter, Pat Smitherman of Clanton, AL; 2 Sons, Buddy (Brenda) Bates of Clanton, AL, Gary (Judy) Bates of Clanton, AL; 3 Grandsons, Zack (Traci) Bates of Clanton, AL, Kevin "Red Dog" Smitherman of Clanton, AL, Patrick Bates of Clanton, AL. Friends will be received from 5-8, Monday, May 17, 2010 @ Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside Services will be held Tuesday, May 18, 2010, at 11:00 A.M.. at Glad Tidings Church of God with Rev. W. L. Adams officiating. No Flowers or Food. Please make donations to Glad Tidings Church of God.
Bates, Oscar F.
Bates, Oscar F., age 83, died at the home at Thorsby Friday morning at 3:30 o'clock. Services were at Collins Chapel Saturday afternoon at 3:30 conducted by Rev. R. B. Burks and Rev. L. E. Daniels; Spigener directing. Pallbearers were: Chit Ray, V. E. Wyatt, S. M. Pate, H. W. Reinhardt, M. Manning and W. H. Rayford. The wife, Mrs Dora Thacker Bates, survives, as well as two sons -- Wheeler Bates of Alden, Ala. and Henry Bates of Adamsville; one daughter, Mrs Howard Mims of Route 2, ; five brothers -- F. A. Bates of Tuscaloosa, Helyard of Selma, Tommie and Hobson, both of Birmingham, Gelvie of Columbia, SC; two sisters -- Mrs Dora Barrett of Maplesville, Mrs Mollie Easterling of Dolomite, Ala. There are thirteen grand children and one great grand child. Native of Chilton County, Oscar F. was son of John Bates Diles? Bates. He married Dora Thacker 48 years ago.
Union-Banner dated Sept. 10, 1953
Bean, Andrew J.
May 28, 1869 - January 14, 1942
Andrew J. Bean, 73, died Jan. 14. Burial was at Collins Chapel Cemetery. He is survived by his Wife, Mrs. Susan Bean, 1 Son, W. T. Bean of Clanton, 1 Daughter, 3 Brothers, John, Will, And Wiley, 4 Sisters, Mrs. T. J. Martin, Mrs. Jim Pate, Mrs. Joe Bratton, and Mrs. J.A. Mahan.
March 26, 1906 - October 20, 1996
Services for Curtys B. Martin, 90, of Jemison were Tuesday, October 22, 1996, at 2 p.m. at the Martin Funeral Home Chapel with the Minister Greg Anderson officiating. Burial was in Union Grove Cemetery in Jemison with Martin Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Martin was born March 26, 1906, in Alabama to the late John Pinkney and Nattie Vinzant Bean. She worked as a school teacher. She died Sunday, October 20, 1996, at Hatley Health Care in Clanton. She is survived by three sons: Zane Martin of Thorsby, Wayne Martin of Mt. Olive and Kendall Martin of Jemison; her daughter, Glenda LeBerte of Tampa, Fla.; her sister Loys Gore of Clanton; three brothers: L. M. "Sonny" Bean of Jemison, Billy Ray Bean and Harold Dean Bean, both of Anniston; 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Bean, Jadie Herman
September 14, 1917 - January 04, 2001
Funeral services for Jadie Herman Bean, 83, Clanton, were held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2001, with the Rev. Olen P. Hutchins officiating. Burial followed at New Salem Baptist Cemetery in Clanton, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Bean was born on Sept 14, 1917, in Chilton County, the son of the late Jadie D. and Florance Bean. He was a farmer. He died at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster on Jan. 4, 2001. Survivors include one brother, H. O. Bean, Clanton; one special friend, Lula Mae Smitherman, Clanton; and several nieces and nephews.
Bean, James Vernon
September 25, 1918 - April 06, 2000
Funeral Services for James Vernon Bean, 81, Clanton, will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2000, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m., with Rev. Fred Donovan officiating. Burial will follow in New Salem Baptist Cemetery in Clanton, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Bean was born on Sept 25, 1918, in Chilton County, the son of the late Wilbur J. and Ida Gentry Bean. He was a carpenter. He died on April 6, 2000, at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster. Survivors include one daughter, Lisa Parr, Clanton; one son Larry Bean, Clanton; one nephew; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Bean, Johnny Lowell
August 10, 1941 - July 25, 1998
Graveside services for Johnny Lowell Bean, 56, of Clanton were July 26, 1998, at Mineral Springs Baptist Cemetery with Rev. David Jones and Rev. Derrell Jones officiating and Martin Funeral Home directing. Mr. Bean was born Aug. 10, 1941, in Alabama to Irene and the late Lowell M. Bean. He worked as a carpenter. He died July 25, 1998, at his residence in Clanton. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Lowell Vance Bean of Jemison; a daughter, Tina Tanesa Boyd of Verbena; and two grandchildren.
Bean, Lois Lorene Davenport
January 05, 1921 - November 26, 1997
Services for Mrs. Lois Lorene Davenport Bean, 76 of Clanton were Saturday, November 29, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Fred Donovan officiating. Burial was in new Salem Baptist Cemetery with martin Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Bean died November 26 at Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham. Survivors include her husband, James V. Bean of Clanton; a son, Larry Bean of Clatnon; a daughter-in-law, Jan Bean of Clanton; a daughter, mrs. Lisa Pharr of Clanton; s son-in-law, Keith parr of Claton; three granddaughters, Patricia Ann Meherg of Chelsea, Brandy Lynn Bookholdt and Hailey Lorisa Parr, both of Clanton; a grandson, Tyson Melester of Petaluma, CA; three great-grandchildren, Whitney Nicole MeHerg of Chelsea, Keela Amber Lucas and Brandon Bean, both of Clanton.