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Services for William George Keyes, 72, of Jacksonville will be announced by K.L. Brown Funeral Home.
The service will be at St. Charles Catholic Church with Father William Lucas officiating.
Burial will be at Fort Benning, Ga.

Mr. Keyes died Saturday at his home.
December 09, 2001



Services for Annie Mae Lemons, 74, of Bynum will be Monday at noon at Springhill Baptist Church with the Rev. Nathaniel McElrath officiating.
Burial will be at Pine Grove C.M.E. Church Cemetery with Anniston Funeral Service in charge.
The body will be at the church one hour before the service.

Mrs. Lemons died Wednesday at Regional Medical Center.

Survivors include two daughters, Valire McElrath and Nina Davenport, both of Bynum; three sons, Paul Lemons of Anniston and John and Randall Lemons, both of Bynum; four sisters, Katharine Banks, Blanche Walker and Martha Lanier, all of White Plains, N.Y., and Francis Davis of Anniston; three brothers, Charles Evans of Lincoln and Artis Jones and J.B. Jones, both of Anniston; 14 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Donnie Brooks, Tarryton Wills, Billy Godwin, Willie Welch, Charles Williams, Carl Kirk, Travis Godwin and Olaf Welch.

Mrs. Lemons was a member of Springhill Baptist Church and a former employee of the YMCA.
December 09, 2001



Services for Gladys Madden, 78, of Lincoln will be announced by Terry's Metropolitan Mortuary in Talladega.

Ms. Madden died Friday at Baptist Medical Center-Montclair in Birmingham.
December 09, 2001



Services for Audrey Helen Pettyjohn, 71, of Cedar Bluff, will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Terry Hawkins and Sanford Deberry officiating.
Burial will be in Cherokee Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6-9 at the funeral home.

Mrs. Pettyjohn died Friday in a Rome, Ga., nursing home.

Survivors include two sons, Don Pettyjohn and his wife, Diane, of Aragon, Ga. and Larry Pettyjohn of Cedar Bluff; a brother, Boyd Duncan of Duluth, Ga.; a sister, Lois McDaniel of Clovis, N.M.; four grandchildren, Melissa Pettyjohn, Elnora Coffey, Monica Sweet and Daniel Lloyd; one great-grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Pettyjohn was a native of Cherokee County, a member of Freedom Baptist Church, a retiree of Centre Manufacturing Co., and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Voy Pettyjohn and her parents, Ewing and Etta Mae Owens Duncan.
December 09, 2001



Services for Marcus Anthony Pugh, 17, of Eastaboga will be announced by Gray Brown-Service Mortuary and Crematory.

Mr. Pugh died Saturday at Regional Medical Center.
December 09, 2001


Graveside Services for Lillian Smart, 93, of Anniston will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Iron City Cemetery with Rev. Noel Dear officiating and Miller Funeral Home in charge.

Mrs. Smart died Nov. 28 at her home.

She is survived by a daughter, Dorothy Paul of Anniston and a grandchild.
December 09, 2001


Services for Kathryn Clay Traywick of Anniston will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Gray Brown-Service Chapel with Revs. Rebecca Littlejohn and Franklin Carter officiating.
Burial will follow at Forestlawn Gardens.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6-8 at the funeral home.

Mrs. Traywick died Saturday at Regional Medical Center.

Survivors include two daughters, Carole Trotman of Birmingham and Linda Horner of Boca Raton, Fla.; two sisters, Helen Baker of Anniston and Frances Tuck of Birmingham; four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Traywick was a retired teacher with the Anniston City School system and a member of the Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority and the Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 81. She was a member of First Christian Church of Anniston.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorials to First Christian Church of Anniston, 1327 Leighton Ave., Anniston, AL 36207.
December 09, 2001



Services for Rosie T. Yarbrough, 73, of Shoal Creek Valley will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church with Revs. David Wilson, Bobby Joe Winningham and Richard Squires officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5:30-9 tonight at Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City.

Mrs. Yarbrough died Friday.

Survivors include four daughters, Brenda and Thyra Sumner of Ashville, Paula Mumblo of Orlando, Fla. And Geraldine McKee of Enterprise; two sons, Wesley Yarbrough of Hugh Springs, Texas, and Timmy Yarbrough of Ashville; 17 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren.
December 09, 2001



Services for Doris M. Diggs, 71, of Heflin, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Gray Brown-Service Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Forestlawn Gardens. Visitation will be 5-8 tonight at the funeral home.

Mrs. Diggs died Saturday at Regional Medical Center.

Survivors include a son, Gary Diggs of Heflin; two brothers, James Turner and Cecil "Bud" Turner, both of Choccolocco; two sisters, Lucille Grantland of Ohatchee and Edith Dean Meeks of Heflin; and four grandchildren, Jeremy Ray Jeffers, Gary Wayne Diggs II, Amy Lynn Cantrell and Joshua Lee Diggs.

Pallbearers will be Walker Cates, Jr., Joshua Lee Diggs, Hugh Meeks, Grady Meeks, Brian Newton and Charles McClain.

Mrs. Diggs was a native and lifelong resident of Calhoun and Cleburne counties.
She was a Baptist and retired from Oxford Fashions.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Ray Diggs.
December 10, 2001



Graveside services for Mrs. Dorothy Folsom Handley, 88, of Birmingham, formerly of Roanoke, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cedarwood Cemetery with Rev. Tex Ergle officiating. Visitation will be October 11 a.m. Tuesday at Quattlebaum Funeral Home.

Mrs. Handley died Saturday at Baptist Montclair Medical Center.

Survivors include one daughter, Amelia Nettles of Birmingham; two sisters, Bessie Spurgeon of Birmingham and Reba Mannix of Sacramento, Ca.; four brothers, Douglas L. Folsom, Jr. of Prescott, Ariz., Dr. James C. Folsom of Calif., Dr. Walter C. Folsom of Tuscaloosa and John L. Folsom of Flomaton; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A Lee County native, Mrs. Handley was the daughter of Douglas and Lillian Hart Folsom. She was a member of Center Point United Methodist Church in Birmingham and had worked as a home service advisor with Alabama Power Co. She was preceded in death by her husband, William A. Handley.
December 10, 2001



Services for Mary Etta "Minimother" Johns, 59, of Oxford, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bethlehem Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Miller Funeral Home in charge. Visitation will be 5:30-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Johns died Saturday at her home.

Survivors include three daughters, Judy Heathcoe of Atlanta, Sheila Zaner of Heflin and Laketa Nunnelley of Ohatchee; five brothers, William J. Jones of Delta, George L. Jones of Oxford, John Henry Jones of Delta, Oliver Jones of Coldwater and J.D. Jones of Delta; a sister, Sarah Reaves of Anniston; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Douglas Jones, Danny Jones, Paul Jones, Carey Jones, Lowell Jones and Harvey Reaves.

Mrs. Jones was a lifelong resident of Oxford and member of Grace Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Sean Webb.
December 10, 2001



Services for Jimmy Wayne Kelly, Jr., 32, of Ranburne, will be 1 p.m. today at Rock Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Gary Stewart and Bob Cole officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery, with Dryden Funeral Home in charge.

Mr. Kelley died Friday at his residence.

Survivors include his mother, Myra Kelley, of Newell; his father and stepmother, Jimmy and Carolyn Kelley of Ranburne; his ex-wife, Elicia Kelley of Ranburne; a son, Jake Kelley of Ranburne; a daughter, Jessica Kelley of Ranburne; a brother, Bret Kelley, of Ranburne; and a sister, Melissa A. Kelley, of Wedowee; two grandmothers, Ethel Kelley of Bowdon, Ga. and Louise Lovvorn of Newell; a stepdaughter, Stephanie Chambers of Ranburne; and a special friend, Donna Benefield of Wedowee.

Pallbearers will be Christopher Butler, Derrick Davis, David Hewitt, Cliff Langley, Scott McCormick and Lance Merrill.

Mr. Kelley was a native of Bowdon and resident of Ranburne for most of his life. He was a graduate of Randolph County High School and was employed as a carpenter.
December 10, 2001

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