April 2, 2006
CAMPHILL Adrian Caldwell died April 1 at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wrights Funeral Home.
FRANK "ZACK" GRAHAM
RAGLAND Funeral services for Frank "Zack" Graham, 29, will be held Tuesday, April 4, at 11 a.m. at Usrey Funeral Home Chapel in Pell City. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Mr. Graham died Saturday, April 1, at his residence.
Zack was a loving husband, son, brother and uncle.
He is survived by his wife, Alecia Graham; brother, Matthew Nathan Graham and his wife, Melissa Ann, of Coal City; his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Graham Jr. of Marietta, Ga.; adopted brother, Danny Graham of Maryland; and niece, Jessica Erin Graham of Coal City.
Visitation will be held Monday, April 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Usrey Funeral Chapel.
Usrey Funeral Home will direct the services.
TERRY L. ISBELL
TALLADEGA Funeral services for Terry I. Isbell, 48, will be Sunday, April 2, at 2 p.m. at Kilgroe Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Mr. Isbell died Wednesday, March 29.
Terrys grandchildrens name for him was "Grump." They were the light of his life here on earth and will continue to be for him in Heaven. He had a love for fishing.
He had been employed for AAA Cooper since 1994, and he was a member of the Cedar Grove Baptist Church.
Terry is survived by his wife, Rebecca Isbell; daughters, Shree Cribb, Jennefer Owings and Tracy Creel; son, Randy Ray; mother and stepfather, Ann Fowler and Andrew Fowler; brother, Tim Isbell; and grandchildren, Katie Cribb, Reagan Owings and Brandon Ray.
Kilgroe Funeral Home will direct the services.
KAY CULLINS MOSLEY
SYLACAUGA Funeral services for Kay Cullins Mosley, 64, will be Sunday, April 2, at 3 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery
with the Rev. David Moore officiating.
Ms. Mosley was a member of Mignon United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her sister, Cloe Cullins Price Morris of Sylacauga, a niece and several nephews.
Cullins was preceded in death by her father and mother, Ernest and Bessie Cullins; and her brother, Harley Mickey Cullins.
Flowers or contributions may be made to American Hospice.
Visitation will be held Sunday, April 2, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.
Radney-Smith will direct the services.
ASHLAND Funeral services for Era Street, 101, will be Monday, April 3, at 1 p.m. at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church with Pastor Thomas Robertson officiating. Burial will follow at Old Field Cemetery.
Mrs. Street died Wednesday, March 29, at Clay County Hospital.
She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Eldora (Leon) Myree of Cleveland, Ohio, 14 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, 33 great-great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives.
The body may be viewed one hour prior to the funeral service.
Sims Funeral Service will direct the service.
April 4, 2006
MATTIE LOIS HILL BROOKS
SYLACAUGA Mattie Lois Hill Brooks, 76, died Sunday, April 2, after a long illness. Born February 27, 1930, in Haleyville, AL, she grew up and spent her early years in Birmingham and the remainder of her life in Texas and Virginia, working for defense contractors during the Cold War. She returned to Sylacauga upon her retirement.
She is survived by her son, Robert Travis Brooks of Vienna, VA; three grandchildren, Shannon Brooks of Vienna, VA, Meredith Brooks and Aaron Brooks of Dallas, TX; and her sister, Edith Hill Tyler of Sylacauga. She was preceded in death by her father, William A. Hill; and mother, Elena Cagle Hill of Haleyville, AL; three brothers, Junior Hill, Clyde F. Hill, and Billy Hill; and sister, Betty Rose Vickers.
Visitation will be at Tuesday, April 4, from 6-8 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home. Services will be at Radney-Smith Chapel on Wednesday, April 5, at 12 noon with the Rev. Dennis Elliott officiating. The family will accept flowers or memorials may be made to the American Parkinson Disease Association, 135 Parkinson Ave., Staten Island, NY 10305 or the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018. You may contact the family at www.radneysmith.com. Radney-Smith Funeral Home will direct the service.
NANCY CAROL BUNT
PELL CITY Funeral service for Nancy Carol Bunt, 47, will be Wednesday, April 5, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Doug Ford officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Baptist Cemetery
in Ragland. Mrs. Bunt died Sunday, April 2, in Cropwell. She was a native of Jefferson County and had lived in Pell City since 1971. She worked with Subway Restaurant for many years.
She is survived by her husband, Harlan Bunt; daughter, Brenda Weimer of Argo; son, Robert James Carpenter of Birmingham; sisters, Nelda Manning of Pell City, Debra Gulledge of Pell City, and Sharon Beasley of Jonesboro, GA; brothers, Robert Beasley of Pell City, George Beasley of Leeds, Donnie (Jennie) Beasley of Cropwell, and James Jones of Chula Vista; four grandchildren, James, Angel, Isiac, and Grace. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 4, from 6-8 p.m.
Pallbearers will be Michael Fisher, Kevin Gulledge, Kevin Hamlet, Jamie Beasley, Brandon Gulledge, and Calvin Green. Usrey Funeral Home in Pell City will direct the service.
VICTORIA L. CALDWELL
CHILDERSBURG Vicki went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 2, at the age of 56. She is survived by her husband, John Henry Caldwell of Childersburg; daughter, Tammy Mims of Alpine; son, Shane Caldwell of Childersburg; grandchildren, Kasey Mims, Kayla Mims, Jarrod Mims, all of Alpine, Brent Caldwell and Heidi Caldwell, both of Childersburg; half-brother, Billy Joe Hulsey of Sylacauga; and sister, Joyce Carter of Sylacauga. She was preceded in death by her father, Henry Ford Hulsey; mother, Willie Ruth Foster; and brother, Edward Hulsey.
Pallbearers will be Jackie Mims, Jarrod Mims, Gerry Peoples, Ronnie McGrady, Stephon Hulsey, Brent Caldwell, and Drew Ellison. Vicki touched the hearts and lives of everyone that knew her and will forever be remembered for her loving and kind spirit. We will miss her dearly for now and recount loving memories of the past, but look to the future with anticipation when we will all be together again. The funeral will be at Tuesday, April 4, at 2 p.m. at Bon Air Baptist Church with the Rev. Walter L. Coleman officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhill Memorial Gardens. Curtis and Son Funeral Home Childersburg Chapel will direct the service.
PHILLIP MARION FRANKLIN JR.
MUNFORD Funeral service for Phillip Marion Franklin Jr., 21, will be Wednesday, April 5, at 3 p.m. at Usrey Chapel with Anthony Vickers officiating. Burial will be in St. Clair Memorial Gardens. Mr. Franklin died Friday, March 31, in Munford. He was a 2002 graduate of Munford High School with honors. He was beloved by family and friends.
He is survived by his fiance, Amber Leonard of Oxford; mother, Theresa Isbell of Pell City; father and step-mother, Phillip and Tammie Franklin of Munford; two sisters, Jennifer Mitchell (Scotty) and Victoria Griffin, all of Munford; two brothers, Joshua Jones of Sylacauga and Carlton Franklin of Pell City; one step-sister, Jazzmine Alexander of Morris; one step-brother, Cameron Urick of Pell City; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Franklin of Sylacauga, Mr. and Mrs. Henry L. Sims of Talladega, and Mr. and Mrs. Donnie Skipper of Trussville; grandmother, Patricia Laird; grandfather, Millard Isbell of Pell City; two nieces, Callie and Haley Mitchell of Munford; two nephews, Cody Mitchell of Munford and Marco Von Jones of Sylacauga. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 4, from 6-8 p.m. Usrey Funeral Home in Pell City will direct the service.
ALEX CITY Olbon Goggans died Sunday, April 2, at his residence. Wright's Funeral Home will announce arrangements.
CARLTON F. ISBELL
SYLACAUGA Funeral services for Carlton F. Isbell, 81, will be Tuesday, April 4, at 11 a.m. at Curtis and Son North Chapel with the Rev. Mark Coggins and the Rev. Sherrill Isbell officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Mr. Isbell died Sunday, April 2, at his residence. He attended Five Points Baptist Church; retired from Avondale Mills; served in the U.S. Navy.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, the Rev. Arvis Isbell and Robert Isbell; sister, Virginia Isbell; mother, Etta Collins Isbell and father, Melvin F. Isbell. He is survived by his wife, Pearl Isbell of Sylacauga; two sons, Tony Isbell and Rodney Isbell, both of Sylacauga; two daughters, Carlette Milam and Kathy Finn, both of Sylacauga; sister, Maggolene Hale of Sylacauga; eight grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jason Isbell, Brad Isbell, Daniel Isbell, Brandon Milam, Chad Milam, Brent Milam, Trae Finn, and Ashleigh Finn. Curtis and Son Funeral Home North Chapel will direct the services.
SYLACAUGA Funeral services for Kate Isom, 87, will be at on Wednesday, April 5, at 1 p.m. at Community Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Calvin Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in Sylacauga Cemetery. Mrs. Isom died Thursday, March 30, at Coosa Valley Medical Center.
She is survived by sister, Emma Macadoo of Detroit, MI; nieces, Estell Gooden, Dorothy Hughes, Mary Neil Peterson, Jessie Harrison, Marcella Isom, all of Sylacauga, Ruby Jean Isom, Cynthia Jackson of Birmingham; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be friends and nephews. Flowerbearers will be friends and family. Visitation will be at on Tuesday from 12 noon until 8 p.m. at Community Funeral Home. Community Funeral Home will direct the services.
GENEVIEVE "JENNY" P. PAYNE
WEOGUFKA Funeral service for Genevieve "Jenny" P. Payne, 67, will be Thursday, April 6, at 11 a.m. at Radney-Smith Chapel with the Rev. Donald Grice officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Mrs. Payne died Monday, April 4, at her residence. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her son, Keith Payne and wife Misti; two grandsons, Christopher Payne and Jerry Payne; step-grandson, Dakota Pelfrey; step-granddaughter, Morgan Whetstone, all of Stewartville; sister, Sylvia Cotter of Wisconsin; brother, Barney Jelinski of Wisconsin; brother-in-law, Steve Payne of Peoria, AZ (raised as a son). Visitation will be Wednesday, April 5, from 6-9 p.m. You may contact the family at www.radneysmith.com. Radney-Smith Funeral Home will direct the service.
KELVIN (BAY BAY) YOUNGBLOOD
VINCENT Funeral services for Kelvin (Bay Bay) Youngblood, 23, will be at on Wednesday, April 5, at 2 p.m. at Coosa Valley Baptist Church in Vincent with the Rev. Theoangelo Perkins officiating. Burial will be in Coosa Valley Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Youngblood died Tuesday, March 28, 2006.
He is survived by his mother, Loran Datcher; step-father, Tony Datcher; one daughter, Malaysia Smith; three sons, Ka'Terian Youngblood, Ka'Trayveien Youngblood, Keetlyn Pelmer; five sisters, Sonja Youngblood, Vanessa Youngblood, Tonya Datcher, Veronica Weaver, Rebecca Weaver; six brothers, Marco Youngblood, Jerry Lewis Youngblood, Kenneth Earl Robertson Jr., Joshua Bernard Youngblood, Terry Datcher, Dominque Chaney; grandparents, Daphne Lawson, Freeman and Faye Robertson.
Pallbearers will be brothers and cousins. Flowerbearers will be cousins and friends. Visitation will be at on Tuesday from 12 noon until 8 p.m. at Community Funeral Home. Family hour will be at on Tuesday from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Community Funeral Home will direct the services.