Popwell, Mary Ann
August 17, 1851 - May 11, 1939
Mrs. Mary Ann Popwell died May 11 at her home near Clanton. She had suffered a Stroke 3 weeks ago. Burial was in Clanton City Cemetery. She is survived by 3 Sons, Alfie, Johnnie, and Emmett Popwell, 6 Daughters, Mrs. Emma Teel, Mrs. Butler Lowe, Mrs. Rube Miller, Mrs. John Henley, Mrs. Coke Sharbutt, Mrs. John Farley, and Miss Lena Popwell. There is one Brother, Alfie Baker, 1 half-Brothers, Amos And Carey Baker, 2 Sisters, Mrs. Tom Mims, and Mrs. Lettie Powell. Her Husband Ruben Popwell died 15 years ago. She was a Daughter of Alfred Baker, Pioneer settler of Chilton County and the man for who this County was first named in 1868, Baker County. (Her Husband Ruben, was the Son of James and Mary Calloway Popwell. His Father and his wife's Father were half-Brothers who came from Darlington S.C., 1828.).
Fulmer, Mary Francis (Popwell)
April 17, 1915 - January 29, 2003
Funeral services for Mary Frances Fulmer, 87 of Alabaster, will be held Saturday, Feb. 1, 2003 at 1 p.m. with Elder Mike Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Popwell Cemetery in Clanton. Visitation services will be held Friday, Jan.31 from 5-8 p.m. at Martin Funeral Home. Born on April 17, 1915 to James Monroe Popwell and Ida Kicker, she died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2003 at Briarcliff Nursing Home in Alabaster. Survivors include her sons Jimmy Fulmer of Alabaster, Perry Fulmer of Mobile and Jerry Fulmer of Montevallo; sister Nell Littlejohn of Clanton; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Her husband, Earnest A. "Red" Fulmer and a son, Roy E. Downs, preceded her in death.
Foshee, Myrtle M. (Popwell)
January 23, 1900 - April 26, 1935
Mrs. Garland Foshee (Myrtle Popwell) age 35, died Friday at the home of her Father, Mr. W. L. (Fate) Popwell of Clanton after an illness of several months. Burial was in the Clanton City Cemetery. She is survived by her Husband, and by her Parents, 2 Brothers, and 1 Sister, the Sister is Mrs. Julius Burnett of Clanton.
Wyatt, Sarah Jane (Popwell)
May 04, 1838 - January 14, 1929
Mrs. Jane (Popwell) Wyatt, age 91, died Monday at the home of her Son, T. G. Wyatt, 2 miles East of Clanton. She was sick one week with Flu and Pneumonia. She was the widow of G. Francis Marion Wyatt who died Sept 11, 1904. She was a Dau of Reuben and Sarah Moore Popwell, a Sister to Alfred Popwell. Four Son: Daniel, Reuben, Jim, and Tom Wyatt all of Clanton, 4 Daughters, Mrs. T. G. Taylor, Mrs. J. J. Maddox, Mrs. W.W. Robinson of Clanton, Mrs. Dora Dupree of Montgomery. Burial was beside the grave of her Husband at Providence Beat 16.
Popwell, Virginia Caton
December 27, 1927 - May 09, 1998
Funeral services for Virginia Caton Popwell, 70, of Clanton were May 10, 1998, at Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church with Rev. Jamie Barkley and Rev. Randy Reid officiating. Burial was in Mt. Pisgah Methodist Cemetery in Clanton with Martin Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Popwell was born Dec. 27, 1997, in Alabama to the late Sim and Etta Mae Caton. She was a homemaker. She died May 9, 1998, at her residence in Clanton. She is survived by three daughter: Bernice Jones, Jackie Staggs and Anita Smitherman, all of Clanton; two sons: Carl Lee Popwell and Charles David Popwell, both of Clanton; a brother, Henry Esmer Caton of Clanton; and four sisters: Tommie Bigbie of Millbrook, Cathy Milbrodt of Australia, Mary Etta Caton of Clanton and Teresa Hinkle of Millbrook.
Edwards, Zula Ola (Powell)
October 11, 1881 - January 24, 1943
Mrs. Aula Durbins Edwards, 61, died Sunday at the home of her Daughter, Mrs. Pearl Vinson, of Billingsley. Burial was at Mt. Nebo Cemetery. She is survived by 4 Sons, Marchell, Roscoe, Woodrow, and Charles Edwards, 5 Daughters, Mrs. M. L. Warren, Mrs. John Barnett, Mrs. Luther Traywick, Mrs. W. H. Pattillo, Mrs. Pearl Vinson, 4 Brothers, J. G. and Lee Popwell of Birmingham, Rufus L. Popwell of Seattle, and F. L. Popwell of Jemison, 4 Sisters, Mrs. D. L. Culp, Mrs. J. N. Culp, Mrs. L. N. Broadhead of Clanton, and Mrs. Alice Vinson of Montevallo.
Porter, Arnold E. S.
January 12, 1940 - May 25, 2001
Funeral services for Arnold E. S. Porter, 61 and a resident of Jemison, were held on Sunday, May 27, 2001, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Wade Watkins officiating. Interment followed at Midway Memorial. Born on Jan. 12, 1940, he was the son of the late Scott Elbert Porter and the late Grace Porter. A mechanic, he died on May 25, 2001 at Baptist-Montclair Medical Center in Birmingham. He is survived by two daughter, Phyllis P. Howard and Tina P. Patterson, both of Jemison; two sons-in-law, Lynn Howard and Mark Patterson, both of Jemison; two sisters, Doris Brasher and Delene Littleton, both of Jemison; two brothers, C. I. Porter and James Oscar Porter, both of Jemison; and two granddaughters, Chrissie Star Howard and Tiffany Renee Patterson, both of Jemison.
Porter, Arthur Johnson
November 01, 1914 - December 02, 2001
Funeral services for Arthur Johnson Porter, 87, Jemison, will be held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2001, at 9:30 a.m., with Rev. Bunion Porter officiating. Burial will follow at Archer's Chapel Cemetery in Jemison, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Porter was born on Nov. 1, 1914, in Alabama, the son of the late George Washington Porter and the late Lula Manila Porter. He was a farmer and served in the Army. He died on Dec. 2, 2001, at his residence. Survivors include two sisters, Alice Hubbard and Odell Ellison, both of Jemison.
Porter, Lillie Mae
October 27, 1910 - July 24, 2003
Services for Lillie Mae Porter, 92 of Thorsby, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2003 at Martin Chapel with Rev. Donald Jones and Rev. Buddy Hayes officiating. Burial will follow at Midway Memorial Gardens in Jemison. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight at Martin Chapel. Born on Oct. 27, 1910 to John Henry Bice and Jennie Brasher Bice, she died July 24, 2003 at her residence in Thorsby. Survivors include her daughters Wilma (James) Hines of Prattville, Betty (Billy) Rawlinson of Clanton, Barbara (Ruben) Hayes of Thorsby and Ann (Athan) Plier of Jemison; sons J. E. (Dot) porter of Clanton, Floyd (Sue) Porter of Clanton, and Elmer (Doris) Porter of Clanton; brothers J.D. Bice of Jemison, G. W. Bice of Jemison; Berry Bice of Jemison, Oneal Bice of Jemison, Wayne Bice of Crosby, Tenn. and Benny Frank Bice of Jemison; sisters Lorene Ellison of Jemison, Aline Collum of Prattville, Ann Cofer of Alabaster and Leona Wells of Calera; 20 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and six great-great children. She is preceded in death by her husband William Edgar Porter.
Porter, Pearlie M. (Barrett)
February 08, 1905 - March 01, 2004
Services for Pearlie Connell Porter , 99, of Clanton, will be held today, March 3, at Martin Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Martin Memorial Cemetery with Reverend W. T. Cleckler officiating. Mrs. Porter, a homemaker, died at Hatley health care March 1. Survivors include her son, Tony Connell of Clanton; granddaughter, Sharon Bean of Clanton; grandsons, Randy, Danny and Joey Connell; 10 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren. She was the daughter of Milton and Cordelia Barrett.
October 07, 1845 - October 30, 1921
Mrs. Mary Powell, age 76, died 5 miles South of Clanton last Sunday, Wife of Pate Powell. Before marriage was Miss Mary Ausborne, daughter of Rolin Ausborne. Burial was at the family Cemetery on the farm where she lived.
Carroll, Mattie Lucille (Powell)
1917 - April 15, 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.
Powell, Samuel Preston
January 27, 1943 - September 02, 2001
Funeral services for Samuel Preston Powell, 58, Prattville, will be held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, Sept 6, 2001, at 3 p.m., with Rev. Wendell Kelly officiating. Burial will follow at Samaria Cemetery, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be held at Martin Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2001, from 5-8 p.m. Powell was born on Jan. 27, 1943, in Alabama, the son of the late Clarence Powell and the late Eula Mae Powell. He was a laborer. He died on Sept 2, 2001, at Baptist Medical Center South in Montgomery. Survivors include his wife, Donna L. Powell, Prattville; one son, Tim D. Powell, Prattville; one grandson, Jeffrey Daune Powell and one granddaughter, Ashleigh Michelle Powell, Montgomery. The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Martin Funeral Home for funeral expenses.
Davenport, Thelma Kathleen (Powell)
January 28, 1906 - August 23, 1998
Funeral services for Thelma K. Davenport, 92, of Clanton are today, Aug. 26, 1998, at 11 a.m. at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bobby Anderson officiating. Burial is in Liberty Hill Baptist Cemetery in Clanton with Martin Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Davenport was born Jan. 28, 1906, in Alabama to the late Benjamin Franklin and Nora Powell. Se worked as a nursing assistant. She died Aug. 23, 1998, at Elmore County Hospital in Wetumpka. she is survived by three sons: Phillip E. Davenport of Canton, Gordon Davenport of Marietta, Ga., and Bob Davenport of Placerville, Ca.; a daughter, Norma Daniel of Alex Cty; 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Ray and James Davenport.
Preston, Alton Durrell
July 09, 1933 - May 12, 2003
Graveside services for Alton Durrell Preston, 69 of Clanton, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 16, 2003 at Cane Creek Baptist Cemetery in Clanton with Rev. Robert Gibson officiating. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 15 at Martin Funeral Home Chapel. Born on July 9, 1933 to Henry Gavin Preston and Annie Lee Preston, he died May 12, 2003 at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster. Survivors include his wife Joyce Preston of Clanton; sons Michael D. (Joan) Preston of Mobile, Philip (Tammy) McCary of Chickasaw, Randy (Patti) Preston of Battle Ground, Wash. and Joshua McCary of Clanton; daughters Teresa P. (Marion) Watters of Mobile, Susan M. (Bryan) Welborn of Mobile and Teresa McCary Stewart of Citronelle; nine grandchildren; brothers Plez E. Preston of Chickasaw and H. L. "Roy" (Doris) Preston of Mobile.
Thrash, Alberta (Price)
March 17, 1910 - March 09, 2001
Funeral services for Alberta Thrash, 90, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 12, 2001 at Rockco Funeral Home Chapel in Montevallo, with Alvin Porter officiating. Interment will follow at Providence Cemetery in Montevallo. A member of Church of God of Prophecy in Dry Valley, Ala., for 50 years, she died on March 9, 2001 in Birmingham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Ward Thrash, and two sons, Charles and Lloyd Thrash. She is survived by four daughters, Wanda Glazner of Clanton, Pearl Trimm of Texas, Floy Watkins of Mississippi and Brenda Brady of Florida; three sons, Recil Thrash of Georgia, George Thrash of Huntsville and Dewayne Thrash of Montevallo; 33 grandchildren and great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Melton, Estelle Irene (Price)
September 23, 1912 - March 15, 2002
Funeral services for Estelle (Price) Melton, 89, Spanish Fort, were held at Cedar Grove Methodist Protestant Church on Monday, March 18, 2002, at 1 p.m., with Rev. Ned Lowery, Mrs. Jerry Ann Robinson, and Rev. Shane Hamlin directing. Burial followed at cedar Grove Methodist Cemetery of Clanton, with Martin Funeral Home directing. Melton was born on Sept 23, 1912, in Alabama, the daughter of the late Jim Price and the late Callie Price. She was an accountant. She died on March 15, 2002, at her residence. Survivors include one son, Randy P. Melton, Spanish Fort. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Melton.
Lowery, Lucille Eilen (Price)
February 22, 1910 - December 27, 1997
Services for Mrs. Lucille (Price) Lowery, 87, of Jemison were Sunday, December 28, at 2 p.m. at Martin Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Smith and the Rev. Shawn Lowery officiating. Burial was in Midway Memorial Cemetery with Martin Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Lowery died December 27, at 2 p.m. at Vaughan Chilton Medical Center in Clanton. Survivors include four sons: Byron Lowery of Tallassee, Virgil Lowery of Panama City, FL., Ned Lowery of Jemison and Robert Lowery of Clanton; four daughters-in-law, Mrs. Peggy Lowery of Tallassee, Mrs. Jo Lowery of Panama City, Fl., Mrs. Carol Lowery of Jemison and Mrs. Ethel Lowery of Clanton; a daughter Mrs. Billie Ann Heflin of Phoenix, AR??, a sister, Mrs. Estelle Melton of Spanish Fort; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Strock, Mary Susan A. (Price)
September 30, 1834 - August 12, 1918
STROCK, Susan Price, died 8-12-1918, 12:15 a.m., born in Ala, white female, age 84, widow of William Berry Strock, parents, James L. Price, born in SC, and Mary Elizabeth Tabitha Ray Price, born in VA, lived in Verbena, Nephritis, Verbena Cemetery, Dr. C. S. Strock.