December 21, 2004
FRED EVAN KELLEY
PELL CITY Funeral service for Fred Evan Kelley, 5, was Sunday, Dec. 19, at 3 p.m. at Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds. Burial was in Forest Crest Cemetery.
The child died Dec. 16.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Melody Kelley Williams and Avery Williams; his father, James Kelley; grandparents, Fred and Theresa Kelley, Brady and Jerri Prosch; Arden and Pam Lewis and Daniel and Sissy Williams; great-grandparents, Helen Brown, George and Mary Kelley, Faye and Dean Driver, Phyllis and Eugene Lewis and Henry Ford; stepbrother, Shane Williams; and special sister, Samantha Kelley Argo.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds directed the service.
LUCILLE P. LANDERS
PELL CITY Graveside service for Lucille P. Landers, 91, of 2501 Hamilton Road, will be Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 11:30 a.m. in Bloominglight Church Cemetery
with Pastor W.J. Posey officiating.
Ms. Landers died Dec. 19 at Talladega Health Care Center.
She is survived by her cousins, Irene Bowie, Willie Mae Beavers and Larry Turner, all of Pell City, Raymond Turner of Huntsville, Bessie Roberts of Warner Robins, Ga.; and a host of other cousins and friends in Talladega, Ohio and Detroit.
Sims Funeral Service will direct the service.
LOUISE HULSEY McKINNEY
LINEVILLE Funeral service for Louise Hulsey McKinney, 85, will be Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Home chapel in Lineville with the Rev. Braden Morrison officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. McKinney died Dec. 18 at Clay County Nursing Home. She was a native of Marion County but had lived most of her life in Clay County. She had worked for several years with Russell Manufacturing and as a nursess aid at the Lineville Nursing Facility. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
She is survived by her husband, Dwight E. McKinney of Lineville; daughter, Kathlene Pratter of Anniston; sons, Harce Junior Hurst of Texas and William Timothy Hurst of Lineville; stepson, Timothy L. McKinney of Birmingham; sister, Marie Foster of Haleyville; brother, Junior Hulsey of Birmingham; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home until service time.
Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville will direct the service.
CORA LEE McSHERIDAN
SYLACAUGA Funeral service for Cora Lee McSheridan, 90, will be Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 2 p.m. at Unity Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Donald Grice and the Rev. Donnie Blackmon officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery
Mrs. McSheridan died Dec. 19 in Birmingham. She was preceded in death by sons, William T. Epperson, Harold E. Epperson and Henry Odell Epperson; and stepson, Boyd Epperson.
She is survived by her husband, William A. McSheridan of Sylacauga; daughter, Maybell V. Cliett of Bessemer; sons, Charles Epperson and wife Barbara of Sylacauga, Elbert D. Epperson and wife Sandy of Jasper and David W. Epperson and wife Roberta of Childersburg; 20 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren.
Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made to Unity Free Will Baptist Church, 501 Morris Avenue, Sylacauga, Ala., 35150.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga will direct the service.
MARGIE DEAN MITCHELL
PELL CITY Funeral service for Margie Dean Mitchell, 58, will be Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 3 p.m. at Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Mrs. Mitchell died Dec. 18.
She is survived by son, Jeffery Mitchell; mother, Dona Smith; and brother, Hershel Rogers.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City will direct the service.
ANNISTON Carrie Mosby, 79, died Dec. 20.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Anniston Funeral Service.
CECIL HUBERT PARKER
VANDIVER Graveside service for Cecil Hubert Parker, 73, was Monday, Dec. 20, at 11 a.m. in Forest Crest Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah Parker; son, Gregory Bruce Parker; brothers, Lynn Parker and Donald Parker; and three grandchildren.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds directed the service.
ALPHONZO ROWE SR.
COOK SPRINGS Funeral service for Alphonzo Rowe Sr., 72, will be Wednesday, Dec. 22, at 2 p.m. at Usrey Funeral Home chapel in Pell City with the Rev. Mike Ferguson officiating. Burial will be in Cook Springs Baptist Cemetery.
Mr. Rowe died Dec. 19 in Birmingham.
He is survived by his wife, Annie Rowe of Cook Springs; daughters, Laura Wilson of Trussville and Rebecca Sims of Alpine; son, Alphonzo Rowe Jr. of Cook Springs; sister, Helen Sudsberry of Cook Springs; grandchildren, April Sellers, Christy Rouse, David Isbell Jr., John and Kathy Hughes, Jeremy Wilson, Regina Isbell and Justin Rowe; and one great-grandchild, Zoie Sellers.
Pallbearers will be Troy Morris, Neil Rowe Jr., Roy Rowe, David Isbell Jr., John Hughes, Jeremy Wilson and Ben Zegarelli.
Usrey Funeral Home in Pell City will direct the service.
SYLACAUGA Louis Traylor, 76, of 1003 Cooks Drive, died Dec. 20 at Russell Medical Center in Alexander City.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Community Funeral Home.
OMA RUE HANSON VAUGHN
COWPENS COMMUNITY Funeral service for Oma Rue Hanson Vaughn, 85, will be Tuesday, Dec. 21, at 2 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church in Clay County with the Rev. Harold Cummings officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Vaughn died Dec. 18 at her residence. She was born Aug. 17, 1919 in Clay County to Arthur Hanson and Peachie Jones. She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Vaughn; and her daughter, Rureal Smith.
She is survived by son, Gary Vaughn of Orange, Fla.; daughters, Mavis Horn of Ashland, Darnell Windsor of Roanoke and Christy Peoples of Newsite; brother, Dulcie Hanson of Salton City, Calif.; sisters, Beatrice Hanson and Nellie Jo Hanson of Newsite; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
The body may be viewed at the church for one hour before the service.
Pallbearers will be Charles Smith, John Smith, Chris Smith, Kevin Ferguson, James Ferguson and Eddie Windsor.
Honorary pallbearers will be Don Vaughn, Howard Smith, Trace Peoples and Michael Peoples.
Heritage Chapel Funeral Home will direct the service.