April 1, 2003
EVER NELL WILSON COCHRAN
TALLADEGA — Funeral service for Ever Nell Wilson Cochran, 49, of 3459 Howell Cove Road, will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at DeForest Chapel, Talladega College, with the Rev. Terry Bagley officiating. Burial will be in Talladega Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Cochran died March 26. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred Truss and Lonnie Mae Wilson Bell; a sister, Willie Mae Truss; and a brother, Willie Judge Wilson. She was employed by Georgia Pacific for 19 years and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church, where she was an usher, matron and sang in the choir. She attended Talladega County Training School.
She is survived by her husband, Larry W. Cochran of Talladega; two daughters, Lisa Smith and Renea Strown of Talladega; sisters, Sandra Thomas, Tina Truss, Clarissa Truss, Rhonda Taylor and Cynthia Miller of Talladega, Ida Bryant of Birmingham, Edna Jenkins of Charlotte, N.C., Daphne Williams of Rome, Ga., and Annie Cochran, Pearlie Mae Wilson and Annette Garrett of Talladega; brothers, Larry Truss, Lee Truss and Charlie Wilson of Talladega, Danny Truss of Lincoln, Lonnie Truss of Washington, D.C., Reginald Truss of Michigan, Charles Truss of Detroit, Mich., Calvin Wilson of Albion, Mich., and Frank Wilson of Virginia Beach, Va.; and two grandchildren.
The body may be viewed Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the chapel.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Terry's Metropolitan Mortuary will direct the service.
JARTAIZA NICOLE AUSTIN
CHILDERSBURG — Graveside service for Jartaiza Nicole Austin will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery
in Equality with the Rev. James O. Blackmon officiating.
The infant died March 30 at Coosa Valley BMC in Sylacauga.
She is survived by her parents, Crystal Austin of Childersburg and LaJarvis Jackson; one sister, Shakiyah Austin of Childersburg; grandparents, JoAnn Brown of Childersburg, Amanda Jackson of Dadeville and Edward Russell of Dadeville; great-grandmother, Tempie Austin of Childersburg; and great-great-grandmother, Alice Zeigler of Sylacauga.
Community Funeral Home will direct the service.
JESSIE HERSHAL COX
LEEDS — Funeral service for Jessie Hershal Cox, 82, was Monday at Kilgroe Funeral Home chapel in Leeds. Burial was in Forest Crest Cemetery.
Mr. Cox died March 28.
He is survived by his wife, Cora Mae Cox; daughters, Alice Crumpton, Joyce Brasher and Annie Crumpton; son, Harvey Brasher; sister, Hazel Leonard of Clanton; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds directed the service.
EZRA L. DICK
ASHLAND — Funeral service for Ezra L. Dick, 95, will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Big Springs Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe Brown officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Dick died March 29 at Clay County Nursing Home. He was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County, was retired from Bemiston Manufacturing Company and was a member of Big Springs Baptist Church.
He is survived by one son, Michael Dick of Ashland; one sister, Mary Jo Horn of Ashland; one brother, Horace Dick of Lineville; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home until one hour before the service.
The body may be viewed at the church for one hour before the service.
Benefield Funeral Home in Ashland will direct the service.
VIVIAN PENNY HARDING
MOODY — Funeral service for Vivian Penny Harding, 77, will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Kilgroe Funeral Home chapel in Leeds. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Harding died March 29.
She is survived by her husband, Sam Harding; son, Andy Harding; daughter, Lynn Harding; brothers, Curtis, Bryson and Basil Penny; three sisters, Grace Jennings, Jane Simmons and Esther Sherman; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds will direct the service.
JERRELL FRANKLIN MAYHEW
BIRMINGHAM — Funeral service for Jerrell Franklin Mayhew, 61, was Monday at Kilgroe Funeral Home chapel in Leeds. Burial was in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Mr. Mayhew died March 27.
He is survived by sons, Anthony Duane Mayhew and Erik Franklin Mayhew; three grandchildren and other relatives.
Kilgroe Funeral Home in Leeds directed the service.
CECIL HUTTO MUNROE
TALLADEGA — Graveside service for Cecil Hutto Munroe, 81, will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery
with the Rev. Doug Hemphill officiating.
Mr. Munroe died March 31 at his residence. He was a native and lifelong resident of Talladega, was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and was a World War II veteran, serving in North Africa, Sicily and Italy. He was a charter member of VFW Post 4261. He was retired from Alabama Department of Industrial Relations with 31 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Teague Munroe of Talladega; three daughters, Lyn Munroe of Birmingham, Kim Munroe Witter of Birmingham and Lee Kowalski of Talladega; three brothers, Edwin Munroe of Knoxville, James D. Munroe and Calvin Wren Munroe of Talladega; and three grandchildren, Jason Freeman, Blake Freeman and Shanna Wade.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church or Lakeside Hospice of Pell City, P.O. Box 544, Pell City, Ala., 35125.
Usrey Funeral Home will direct the service.
MILTON C. ROBINSON
SYLACAUGA — Funeral service for Milton C. Robinson, 79, will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home chapel in Sylacauga with the Rev. Tim Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery
Mr. Robinson died March 29 at Coosa Valley BMC in Sylacauga. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of Sylacauga Church of God.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Robinson of Sylacauga; one son, Kenneth (Randy) Robinson of Sylacauga; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Tony Robinson, Paul Robinson, Travis Robinson, Donald White, Barney Anderson and Derrick Wilson.
You may contact the family at www.radneysmith.com.
Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga will direct the service.
MARY ANN ZACHERY
MAYWOOD, Ill. — Mary Ann Zachery, formerly of Wadley, died March 30 at Westlake Community Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wright's Funeral Home.