TUCKER, Annie M.
TUCKER, Annie M., age 86, a resident of Autaugaville, AL, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2002 at a local nursing home. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 2, 2002 at 1 p.m. from Autaugaville United Methodist Church with Rev. Rick Patterson officiating. Burial will follow at Rocky Hill Cemetery with Ridoutís Prattville Chapel directing. Mrs. Tucker was preceded in death by her husband, Vester Tucker; one sister, Grace Middlebrooks; three brothers: Homer, Wesley and Earnest Motley. She is survived by: one daughter and son-in-law, Virginia (Jenny) and Bobby Lawrence, of Prattville, AL; one granddaughter, Jennifer Lawrence, of Prattville, AL; stepgrandchildren, Debbie and Wendell Kirkland and Vicky Lawrence; step great-grandson, Clint Kirkland; one sister, Margaret McCord, of Millbrook, AL; two brothers, Otto Motley, of Pine Level, AL and Raymond Motley of, Nashville, TN; several nieces and nephews, also, caregivers, Elaine and Hazel Stoudermire. Mrs. Tucker will lie in state 30 minutes at the church. Pallbearers will be: DeWayne Johnson, Johnny Johnson, Darrell Johnson, Frank Smitherman, Paul Middlebrooks, Walter Middlebrooks, Keith Johnson and Kyle Stoffel.
RUSSELL, Deacon Joe
RUSSELL, Deacon Joe, 63, of the Mt. Zion Community, Union Springs, AL passed away Sunday morning, September 1, 2002. Funeral services and survivors will be announced later by the staff of Carter Funeral Home.
McKNIGHT, Michael Loyed
McKNIGHT, Michael Loyed, ďMikeď, age 42, a resident of Prattville, AL passed away Saturday, August 31, 2002 at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 2, 2002 at 2 p.m. from Heritage Baptist Church with Rev. Roger Parks officiating. Interment will follow at Brookside Memorial Gardens. Mr. McKnight was a member of Heritage Baptist Church and worked for United Parcel Service in Montgomery, AL. He is survived by his wife of 8 years, Tammie R. McKnight of Prattville, AL; daughter, Dynasty McKnight of Prattville, AL; parents, Loyed and Annette McKnight of Montgomery, AL; daughter, Jennifer McKnight of Jacksonville, AL; father-in-law and mother-in-law Ronnie and Joyce Bradley of Millbrook, AL; and aunt, Ludie Wilkinson of Millbrook, AL. Pallbearers will be Gary Strickland, Larry Rayburn, Greg Deal, Tim Wilkinson, Wesley Barrow, Robert Bradley, Ricky Easterling and Steve Stephens.
Brookside Funeral Home of Millbrook directing
RAHN, Edna Lee
RAHN, Edna Lee, age 84, a life long resident of Mt. Willing, AL, died Sunday, September 1, 2002. A graveside service will be held Monday, September 2, 2002 at 2:30 p.m. in the Mt. Willing Cemetery, with the Rev. Joel Snell officiating and Harrison Funeral Home of Greenville, AL directing. Her survivors include: her brother, Robert E. Lee, of Ft. Deposit, AL; granddaughters: Wendy Rahn Cook, of Montgomery, AL and Crystal M. Rahn, also of Montgomery, AL. Mrs. Rahn was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. William Rahn, Sr. and son, Mr. William F. Rahn, Jr.
CAMPBELL, Lena Mae
CAMPBELL, Lena Mae. Funeral services for Mrs. Lena Mae Campbell, age 92, of Louisville, AL will be held Monday, September 2, 2002, at 2 p.m. from the Louisville Baptist Church. The Rev. R. C. Belcher and Rev. Steve Poteat will officiate and burial will follow in the Louisville City Cemetery with Kent Funeral Home of Clayton directing. Mrs. Campbell died Saturday, August 31, 2002 at Lakeview Community Hospital after a sudden illness.
Born December 14, 1909 in Biloxi, MS, Mrs. Campbell was the daughter of the late Harvey and Willie Lena Crosby Pearson. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Lamar Campbell. Mrs. Campbell lived most of her life in Barbour County, but was raised in Hot Springs, AK and Miami, OK. She was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Campbell worked for Price Brothers Gas in Louisville for 33 years as a bookkeeper.
Survivors include a daughter, Jimmie Jean Bush, of Louisville and a grandson, Jim Bush of Auburn.
Active pallbearers will be: Dent Richards, Dr. M. N. Freeman, Buddy Bowdoin, Billy Weston, Lynch Beaty and Oyed McClendon. Donations may be made to the Louisville Baptist Church, Louisville, AL 36048.
VINSON, Bonnie (Johnston)
VINSON, Bonnie (Johnston), 48, a resident of Millbrook, AL, passed away Friday, September 6, 2002 from a battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 9, 2002 at 2:30 p.m. from Alabama Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with Johnny Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Alabama Heritage Cemetery.
She was a 1972 graduate of Robert E. Lee High School. She was preceded in death by her parents, Helen and Johnny Johnston. She is survived by a most devoted, dedicated and loving husband, Tankey (James) Vinson and one devoted and beautiful daughter, Ashley Rae Vinson. Other survivors include a devoted sister, Mona Penn and a devoted brother, Jeff Johnston; sisters, Eileen Thomas and Linda Johnston, both of Montgomery, AL; brothers, David Johnson and Mike and Donna Johnston, both of Montgomery, AL; very dedicated mother and father-in-law, Clodine and Tank Vinson, Montgomery, AL; one very loving sister-in-law, Diane Ballentine and Jimmy; very longtime and much loved friends, Janette and James Davis, Millbrook, AL; great-nieces and nephews, To My Miss Emily: Forever and Always and Lauren Segrest, Lexi Kirkpatrick, Nolan, Jessica and Elija Pharr.
Pallbearers will be nephews, Brent and Jeremy Vinson, Jason Williams, Chad and Jeb Golden, Christopher Johnston, Jarrod Thomas, Chet Kirkpatrick and Jeremy Johnston.
Special thanks to Dr. Alan Bertin and his staff for their kindness and the laughter.
Special thanks to Dr. David Morrison and Nancy for their kindness and the laughter through the tears.
Alabama Heritage Directing
MITCHELL, John W.
MITCHELL, John W., age 69, a resident of Montgomery, AL, died Sunday, September 8, 2002 at his residence. Funeral services and survivors will be announced at a later date.
Leak-Memory Chapel Announcing
SMITH, Mildred A.
SMITH, Mildred A., ďMillieď, 77, a resident of Montgomery, AL, died Saturday, September 7, 2002. Graveside services will be Tuesday, September 10th at 1:00 p.m. from Sears Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Rockford, Alabama with Dr. Lester Spencer officiating. Family and friends will assemble at the graveside. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her brother, Vernon McEwen and her beloved son, Larry Joe Vickery. She is survived by her son, Frank Vickery (Sheila); three grandchildren, Donna Johnson (Dennis), Lisa Vickery and Jessica Vickery; one great-grandson, David Johnson. Other family members include, Helen McEwen, Chip McEwen, Ralph and Ethel Parsons, Wayne Parsons, Pat Watson, Jerry McEwen, Judy Welch, Vivian Minor and Ida Radabaugh. And beloved friends, Janet Ballard, Carolyn McDowell and Martha Jenkins. Mrs. Smith was a Dental Hygienist for 50 years. Pallbearers will be Dennis Johnson, Chip McEwen, Wayne Parsons, Steve Sirmon, Charles Norrell and Russ Lassiter. Visitation will be Monday, September 9th from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Leak-Memory Chapel.
Leak-Memory Chapel Directing
HOLSTON, Mr. Eddie
HOLSTON, Mr. Eddie, a resident of Montgomery, AL, expired Sunday, September 8, 2002. Funeral services and arrangements will be announced by Phillips-Riley Funeral Home.
WALTERS, Mr. John, Jr.
WALTERS, Mr. John, Jr., a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, expired September 7, 2002. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by Ross-Clayton Funeral Home, Inc.
WILLIAMS, Ms. Lige
WILLIAMS, Ms. Lige, expired Tuesday, September 3, 2002. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Stephens Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas C. Jackson, officiating. Interment in Eastwood Cemetery. Ross-Clayton Funeral Home, Inc., Directing.
Survivors include two sons, Robert L. Phillips, Rochester, NY and Terry Little, Montgomery, AL; one sister, Lessie Beauford, St. Clair Shores, MI; one brother, Terry Phillips, Cincinnati, OH; one daughter-in-law, Gertrude Phillips, Rochester, NY; two sisters-in-law, Mary Phillips, Cincinnati, OH and Willie G. Fagan, Montgomery, AL; seven grandchildren, Emma Jean Fitzpatrick, Mattie Bradley, Roderick Phillips, Peter Phillips and Maretta Phillips, Rochester,NY, Ruby Nell Anderson, Chicago, IL and Edna Little, Montgomery, AL and a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
HOWELL, Betty Allene
HOWELL, Betty Allene, 57, a resident of Pike Road, died Saturday, Sep-tember 7, 2002 at her residence after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Assembly of God Church with Rev. Johnny Jones officiating with burial in Alabama Heritage Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Wiley Howell. Survivors include her mother, Louella K. Howell, Pike Road, AL; two sisters, Melba Howell, Pike Road, AL and Ruth Howell Walters (C.W.), Ramer, AL and a niece, Laura Walters, Pike Road, AL. Active pallbearers will be Larry Pugh, David Stephenson, Bob Funderburk, Rick Sherman, Charlie Hannon and Britt McCall. Honorary Pallbearers will be Dr. Donald Marshall, Dr. Mary Casals, Dr. Michael Bentley, Dr. Edward Foxhall, Allen Kendrick, John Kendrick, Joe Lunsford and Ray Magnoli. She will lie in state for one hour prior to services at the church. Visitation will be held Monday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Brooks-Cargile Funeral Home.
Brooks-Cargile Funeral Home Directing
LESLIE, Anita Doyle
LESLIE, Anita Doyle, age 80, of Montgomery, died September 6,2002 at her home after an extended illness. She was born in Birmingham and has resided in Montgomery for the past 38 years. She attended The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa and Huntingdon College. She was a member of St. Johnís Episcopal Church, The Junior League of Tuscaloosa, Pandora Literary Guild, Sojourners Club and was a Charter Member of Descendants of The Mayflower in Alabama.
She was loved and cherished by her husband of 60 years, Henry A.Leslie; her daughter, Anita Leslie Bagby (Arthur P. Bagby, III) of Bir-mingham; her son, Henry Arthur Leslie, Jr. (Jeanne Marie Leslie) of Montgomery; four grandchildren, Leslie Miller Klasing (Daniel Raymond Klasing) and David E. Miller, Jr. (Shannon Leigh Miller) of Birmingham, Henry Arthur Leslie, IIIand Culle Leslie of Montgomeryand two great-grandchildren, Anita Danielle Klasing and Katherine Joann Klasing of Birmingham. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m.Monday, September 9, 2002 from St. Johnís Episcopal Church, Montgomery, AL, with the Rev. Robert C. Wisnewski, Jr., Rector of St. Johnís, The Rev. James Walter and the Rev. David H. Peeples officiating. Family will receive friends immediately following the service in the Churchís Parish Hall. A private burial will be held in the Oakwood Cemetery in Troy. Active Pallbearers will be David E. Miller, Jr., Daniel R. Klasing, Richard C. Soloman, Richard S.Douglass, William K. Abel, L. Alan Weeks, Perry O. Hooper, Jr. and John D. Harrison. In lieu of flowers,donations should be made to St. Johnís Episcopal Church, 113 Madison Ave., Montgomery, AL, 36104.
Brooks-Cargile Funeral Home Directing
JOHNSTON, Mr. Willie Clyde
JOHNSTON, Mr. Willie Clyde, age 86, a resident of Ozark, AL, and formerly of Eclectic, AL, died on Thursday, September 5, 2002. Graveside services will be held on Monday, September 9, 2002 from the Pleasant Grove Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. with the Dr. Billy D. Gaither officiating and Ellison Funeral Home of Wetumpka directing. Mr. Johnston is survived by two daughters, Marta St. John of Bedford, Texas and NaDel Griffith of Rockville, Maryland; one sister, Annie Ruth Williams of Eclectic, Alabama; six grandchildren, Christo-pher St. John of Oviedo, Florida, Patrick St. John, Bedford, Texas, Will and Susan Johnston of Ozark, Alabama, Gretchyn Griffith of Redondo Beach, California and Ward Griffith of Mobile, Alabama. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nadine Floyd Johnston and a son, Clyde Floyd Johnston. Active pallbearers will be the grandsons, Christopher St. John, Will Johnston, Ward Griffith, the nephews, Clyde Williams, John Searcy and a great-nephew, Robbie Williams. The family gratefully accepts flowers or donations be made to the ChildrenísHarbor.
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BONE, Julius Earle
BONE, Julius Earle, age 79, a resident of Prattville, AL, died Saturday, September 7, 2002 in a Montgomery Hospital. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. from Ridoutís Prattville Chapel with Rev. Glen Brock officiating. Burial will follow in Prattville Memory Gardens with Ridoutís Prattville Chapel Directing. Survivors include his wife, Betty Jo Bone, Prattville, AL; one son, Travis Bone, Prattville, AL; two sisters, Imogene Benton, Montgomery, AL and Nancy Goff, Marbury, AL; two brothers, Will Bone, Montgomery, AL and D.M.Bone, Billingsley, AL and nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Paul Grant, Tony Grant, Dale Grant,Kenny Reynolds, Judson Coburn and Mark Scott. Honorary Pallbearers will be Bill Hallman, Cordy Taylor, Delbert Daniels, James Childress, James McGhee and L. E. Smith. The family will receive friends Monday, September 9, 2002 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
COOK, Adell Hollon
COOK, Adell Hollon, age 89, a resident of Prattville, AL, died Friday, September 6, 2002 in a Montgomery Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held Monday, September 9, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. from Liberty Baptist Church with Rev. James Bozeman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Ridoutís Prattville Chapel Directing. Mrs. Cook was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Cook and a granddaughter, Kathy Cook Armfield. Survivors include one daughter, Beatrice McDuffie; three sons and daughters-in-law, Lester and Charlotte Cook, Jerry and Peggy Cook and Terry and Elizabeth Cook, all of Prattville, AL; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Mrs. Cook will lie in state at the church 30 minutes prior to service. Pallbearers will be James Terry Cook, Jerry Lee Cook, Patrick Cook, Jeffrey Cook, Jimmy Cook, Lynn McDuffie and Larry McDuffie.