Jones, Mary Elizabeth
August 08, 1931 - July 29, 2003
Services for Mary Elizabeth Jones, 71 of Clanton, will be held at 3 p.m. today at Zion Ridge Church of God with Rev. Greg Jones and Rev. Harlen Harris officiating. Burial will follow at Zion Ridge Church of God Cemetery. Born on Aug. 8, 1931 to Dock Cleckler and Jewel Cleckler, she died July 29, 2003 at UAB Hospital in Birmingham. Survivors include her husband George W. Jones of Clanton; son Jimmy R. (Peggy) Jones of Clanton; daughters Linda (Joe Earl) Adams of Clanton and Joyce (James) Johnson of Thorsby; granddaughters Krystal Parker of Clanton and Cedena Owens of Clanton; grandsons Joey Adams of Clanton and Mark Johnson of Thorsby; great-grandchildren Ashley Parker, Courtney Johnson, Alexa Owens and Katelyn Adams; brothers Herman Cleckler of Clanton, Dale Cleckler of Clanton and Roy Cleckler of Clanton; sisters Ruth Hudman of Clanton and Judy Baker of Clanton; five step-grandchildren.
Jones, Mattie B.
July 05, 1859 - May 12, 1929
Mrs. Mattie B. Jones, age 70, died at home of her daughter, Mrs. Jesse miner near Cordray's Old Mill Sunday afternoon. Burial was at Poplar Springs Cemetery. She was the widow of Joe Jones who died 30 years ago. She was born in Coosa Co. and before her marriage she was Miss Mattie DeVaughn. Her only Sister is Mrs. Bob Grant of Coopers. Three Sons, Elijah, Walter, and Renfrow all of Clanton, living daughters Miss Elvira Jones, Mrs. Dock Bone, and Mrs. Hattie Nobles, Mrs. Claudie Miner, and Mrs. Flossie Thornton.
Robinson, Mildred Erlene Jones
September 22, 1916 - October 16, 2001
Funeral services for Mildred Erline Jones Robinson, 85, Clanton, will be held at Providence Baptist Church No. 2 in Clanton on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2001, at 1 p.m., with Rev. Alvin Porter, Rev. Evie Megginson, and Rev. Glen Bonds officiating. Robinson was born on Sept. 22, 1916, in Chilton County, the daughter of the late Lynn Jones and the late Exa Robinson. she was a salesperson. She died at Hatley Health Care in Clanton on Oct. 16, 2001. Survivors include two sons, Ross (Ann) Robinson and Ricky (Shirley) Robinson, both of Clanton; one brother, Wallace Jones, Phoenix city; one sister, Betty Sue Fuller, Phoenix City; three grandsons, Glenn Robinson, Brian Robinson, and Brent Robinson, all of Clanton; two granddaughters, Kim Thrash, Wetumpka, and Shana Genebacher, Germany; six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, E. Houston Robinson. The family requests no flowers be sent. Donations may instead be sent to the Providence Baptist Church Building Fund.
August 24, 1919 - August 29, 2004
Graveside services for Auline B. Jones, 88, of Jemison, are today at Union Grove Cemetery at 11 a.m. with Rev. Johnny Bowman officiating. Mrs. Jones died August 29.Surviving are three daughters, Nola Jean Ludolf of Bessemer, Maureen Deavers of Jemison and Myrtlene Jones of Marion; three granddaughters, Jeanet Pike of Clanton, Betty Sue Logan of Jemison and Nola Ann Garner of Bessemer; eight great grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Nolon T. Jones; her son, Gilbert Jones and her grandson, Richard Wayne Moon.
Jones, Richard Eugene
October 18, 1934 - July 17, 2003
Services for Richard Eugene Jones, 68 of Clanton, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2003 at Zion Ridge Church of God with Rev. Tony Thomas and Rev. Robert Barnes officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery in Clanton. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Martin Funeral Home. Born on Oct. 18, 1934 to George W. Jones and Isabella Jones, he died July 17, 2003 at Chilton Medical Center in Clanton. Survivors include his wife Betty A. Jones of Clanton; sons Barry (Dixie) Jones of Clanton and Greg (Angie) Jones of Coalmont, Tenn.; grandsons Brian (Raquel) Jones of Calera and Steven Jones of Coalmont, Tenn.; granddaughters Bridgette (Jason) Coodey of Clanton, Jessica Jones of Coalmont, Tenn. and Destiny Jones of Coalmont, Tenn., great-grandchildren Joseph Coodey of Clanton and Isabella Jones of Calera; brother George W. Jones of Clanton.
Jones, Robert Euell
January 01, 1929 - November 15, 1999
Funeral services for Robert Euell Jones, 70, Verbena, will be held at Chestnut Creek Baptist Church on Thursday, Nov. 18, 1999 at 11 a.m., with Rev. Warren Culver, Donny Burns, and Rev. Derrick Deavers officiating. Burial will follow at Chestnut Creek Baptist Church at Verbena, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Jones was born on Jan. 1, 1929, in Alabama, the son of Robert Archie and Eva Jones. He was a merchant and was in the Navy. He died on Nov. 15, 1999, at University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham. Survivors include his wife, Faye Jones, Verbena; one son, Steve Jones, Clanton; one daughter, Kathy Acton, Birmingham, ; one sister, Dorothy Thompson, Shorter; and five grandchildren.
Foshee, Sarah Argie (Jones)
February 28, 1869 - April 04, 1940
Mrs. Sarah Argie Jones Foshee, Widow of the Late Joe W. Foshee, died April 4, burial was at Clanton City Cemetery. She is survived by 5 sons, 3 Daughters, 5 Brothers, William, Nattie, Barton, Charlie, and Warren Jones. Sarah Argie Jones was the daughter of Billie Jones and she was born near Old Salem on the River. She married Joseph W. Foshee 54 years ago and he died 5 years ago. She was born 6-28-1869.
DeVaughn, Temperance Ann Eliziah (Jones)
July 04, 1860 - March 18, 1929
Mrs. Temperance A. DeVaughn, Widow of Late P. R. DeVaughn, died at Home of her daughter, Mrs. Jim Mitchell, last Friday. Burial was at Poplar Springs. Sons are: E. H., O. L., and H. M. DeVaughn all of Clanton, Daughters: Mrs. G. S. Minor and Mrs. Jim Mitchell of Clanton, Mrs. Jim Huckabee of Birmingham and Mrs. H. L. Gentry of Columbus, Ga.
Thornton, Velma (Jones)
December 26, 1916 - March 26, 2000
Funeral services for Velma (Jones) Thornton, 83, Clanton, will be held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, March 28, 2000, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Ralph Jones and Rev. Tony Smitherman officiating. Burial will follow at Chestnut Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Thornton was born on Dec. 26, 1916, in Chilton County, the daughter of the late J.B. and Susie Jones. She was a homemaker. She died on March 26, 2000, at her residence. Survivors include her husband, James Smolon Thornton, Clanton; one son, Harold Thornton, Clanton; one daughter, Janice Wilson, Holtville; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Jones, Vernon Dewey
October 28, 1900 - January 08, 2003
Graveside services for Vernon Dewey Jones, 102, Birmingham, were held at Clanton City Cemetery on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Earl Leslie Hicks officiating and Martin Funeral Home directing. Jones was born on Oct. 28, 1900, in Chilton County, the son of the late Robert J. Jones and the late Liza Ann Jones. He was a sales clerk. He died on Jan. 8, 2003, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Birmingham. Survivors include three nieces, Ann Cleere, Maylene, Peggy Thomas and Kay Shannon, both of Birmingham; one nephew, Ken Jones, Hoover. .
Jones, Wiley Amon
September 27, 1910 - July 11, 1997
Funeral services for Wiley Amon Jones, 86, of Clanton, were held on Sunday, July 13, 1997 at the Temple Assembly of God in Clanton at 2:30 p.m. with the Reverend Billy Cotton officiating. Burial was at the Temple assembly Church of God Cemetery with the Prattville Memorial Chapel officiating. Mr. Jones died on July 11, 1997. He was preceded in death by his sister Mamie Jones Minor. He is survived by his wife, Velma Mims Jones, Clanton; a son, Joseph Harold Jones, Clanton; a daughter and son-in-law, Delores and Bernie Leedy, Atlanta, Ga.; two brothers, Brady Jones, Childersburg; Clyde Jones, Selma; one sister, Eunice Hazel Mims, Wetumpka; grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Pallbearers: Joseph Jones, Dale Jones, Tod Jones, Rick Lowe, Jim Blocker and Jones Blocker.
Stroud, Julia Bertha (Keel)
March 03, 1888 - August 09, 1927
Mrs. Charlie Stroud of Enterprise died in Clanton Hospital Tuesday following a fall from the Hospital elevator Sunday. She was the Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W.Y. Keel.
Keener, Howard Allen
September 15, 1935 - April 05, 2003
Howard Allen Keener, 67 of Maplesville passed away Saturday, April 5, 2003. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2003 at Alpine Baptist Church with Rev. Ray Smitherman, Rev. William Earl Short and Rev. Willard Scott officiating. Viewing will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Alpine Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Keener was preceded in death by his parents Clint and Lula Keener and brothers Gordon Keener and Chester Lenoir. He is survived by his four children Thomas Keener (Jackie) of Maplesville, Patsy Bishop (Keith) of Calera, Peggy Sewell (Roland) of Prattville and Joe Keener (Sheila) of Maplesville; brother Paul Keener (Evelyn) of Maplesville; ten grandchildren Janet Garren, Allen Keener, Michelle Tate, Monica Hutchinson, Timothy Alverson, Brandy Keener, Brittney Keener, Jeremy Sewell, Jessica Keener and Joshua Sewell; ten great-grandchildren Damon Gans, Trevor Garren, Devin and Skyler Keener, Justin Tate, Jacob, Taz and Adam Hutchinson, Aspen and Alana Alverson. He was also loved by many other relatives and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be jessie Harrison, William Earl Willitte and Ernie Moates. Pallbearers will be Allen Keener, Timothy Alverson, Gregory Hutchinson, Jason Tate, David Alverson, Gregory Lenoir, Wes Dees and Keith Chandler.
September 10, 1927 - January 26, 1996
Services for Lewis Keener, 68, of Maplesville were Sunday, January 28, 1996, at 2 p.m. at the Alpine Baptist Church with the Rev. William Short officiating. Burial was in the Alpine Baptist Cemetery in Plantersville with Martin Funeral Home directing. Mr. Keener was born Saturday, September 10, 1927, in Alabama to the late Buck and Bevie Mull Keener. He died Friday, January 26, 1996, at his home on County Road 976 in Maplesville. He is survived by his brother, Hayward Keener of Pelham, and his sister Lorene Garner of Centreville.
Carroll, Fannie May (Kelley)
September 25, 1919 - April 16, 2005
Services for Lucille Powell Carroll, 88, of Clanton, were held Sunday, April 17 at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Matt DeBord and Rev. Jay Hurd officiating. Burial followed in the Martin Memorial Cemetery. Carroll died Friday, April 15.Survivors include her daughters, Peggy C. Wyatt of Clanton and Linda C. Mims of Deatsville; brother, Lamar Powell of Ozark; three sisters-in-law, Blanche Powell, Georgia Nell Powell, both of Clanton, and Peggy Powell of Ozark; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hughey Edward Carroll.
Brown, Mary Frances (Kelley)
1927 - October 17, 2004
Services for Mary Frances Kelley Brown, 77, of Clanton are today at Martin Funeral Home Chapel at 1 p.m. with Rev. Jack Laney and Rev. Tony Smitherman officiating. Burial will follow in the Chilton Memorial Gardens. Brown died October 17 in Clanton. Survivors include two sons, Wayne (Martha) Burtram and Dallas Ray King of Clanton; two daughters, Joann (Royce) Wyatt and Susan Bean, both of Clanton; four granddaughters, Yvonna (Phillip) Benson, Shannon (Bill) Henley, Joanna Bean and Mary Bean, all of Clanton; grandson, Wesley Wyatt of Clanton; two great-granddaughters, Kristin Benson and Malley Benson of Clanton; two great-grandsons, T. J. Henley and Brody Henley of Clanton; brother, Gordon Friday of Florida; and two sisters, Mauline Chaffin of Georgia and Dorothy Layton of Birmingham.
Kelley, Mary Louella
November 25, 1915 - January 30, 2001
Graveside services for Mary Louella Kelley, 85, Verbena, will be held on Friday, Feb. 2, 2001, at 11 a.m. at Chestnut Creek Baptist Cemetery in Verbena, with Rev. Brian Cowley officiating and Martin Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel from 5-8 p.m. Kelley was born on Nov. 25, 1915, in Chilton County, the daughter of the late John William and Eliza Dawson Kelley. She was a homemaker. She died on Jan. 30, 2001, at Prattville Baptist Hospital. Survivors include one sister, Fannie Thomas, Verbena; two nephews; and seven nieces.
Dennis, Myrtle Marie (Kelley)
February 12, 1911 - July 02, 2001
Funeral services for Myrtle Marie Dennis, 90, Clanton, will be held on Wednesday, July 4, 2001, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m. with Elder C. E. Tucker and Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, July 3, 2001 from 5-8 p.m. Dennis was born on Feb. 12, 1911, in Alabama, the daughter of the late Tyre Edmund Kelly and the late Mahala Jane Kelly. She was a homemaker. She died on July 2, 2001, at her residence. Survivors include her husband, Aaron C. Dennis, Clanton; one son Charles Wayne Dennis, Montgomery; one daughter, Diane Dennis Wheeler, Dadeville; three grandchildren, Teresa Ann Zabel, Mobile, Mark D. Wheeler and Lee S. Wheeler, both of Birmingham; and one great-grandson, Jarred L. Wheeler, Birmingham.
Brown, Nancy Jane (Kelley)
May 17, 1917 - October 31, 2000
Funeral services for Nancy Jane Brown, 83, Verbena, will be held on Friday, Nov. 3, 2000, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Duaine Griggs and Rev. Derek Deavers officiating. Burial will follow at Chestnut Creek Baptist in Verbena, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2000, from 5-8 p.m. Brown was born on May 17, 1917, in Chilton County, the daughter of the late John William and Elizabeth Dawson Kelley. She was a homemaker. She died on Oct. 31, 2000, at Wetumpka Nursing Facility. Survivors include two sons, Phillip Brown, Jr., Verbena, and Barney Brown, Prattville; four daughters, Frances Foster, Montgomery, Sue Edwards, Holtville, Martha Davis, Alabaster, and Becky Bowman, Cook Springs; two sisters, Fannie Thomas and Mary Kelley, both of Marbury; 12 grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
Kelley, Otis D.
July 26, 1925 - September 17, 2003
Otis Kelley, 78, died Sept. 17. He is survived by his wife Lollie Kelley; sons, Jerry, Danny and Anthony Kelley; grandsons, Nathan, John and Patrick Kelley and granddaughter, Laticia Kelley. He was preceded in death by his parents, Obie and Annie Kelley. Funeral services were held Sept. 19 at Glad Tidings Church of God with burial at Martin Memorial Cemetery in Clanton, Ala. Reverends John Acreman and Roy Nelson will be officiating the services.