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Obituary:

Stanley Ishmael Ritch of Hamilton, Alabama

Age:  84

Born:  July 27, 1934 born in Alabama, to Edgar Ritch and Hulda Jane Ritch.

Died:   Sunday, July 21, 2019

Visitation:  11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 27, 2019 at South Hamilton Baptist Church in Hamilton, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  1:00 p.m., Saturday July 27, 2019, following visitation, at the church.

Burial:  Hamilton Memorial Gardens (aka/Hamilton Memory Gardens).

Survived By:

Wife:  Linda Ritch

Daughter:  Vicki Palmer

Son:

Roger Ritch

Daniel Perea (Paulinea)

Chris Perea (Jackie)

Brother:  Deward Ray Ritch (Ann)

Sister:  Grace Ritch Frederick

Grandchildren:

Terry Ritch (Sonya)

Andrea Ritch Donaldson (Kent)

Pleasant Ritch (Tommy)

Amy Palmer (Cody)

Jennifer Cargile (Cain)

Chasley Perea

Cadence Perea

Aria Kramer

Michael Perea

Great-Grandchildren:  11

Great-Great-Grandchild:  1

And a host of Nieces, Nephews, and Multiple Extended Family and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Edgar and Hulda Jane Ritch

Sons:

Thomas Ritch

Steve Ritch

Daughter:  Mary Ann Ritch

Four Brothers

Four Sisters.

Hamilton And Hackleburg Funeral Home, Hamilton, AL., directing.

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Obituary:

Alice Little Duncan, of Vernon, Alabama

Age:  72

Born:  May 30, 1947, in Sumter County, Alabama to the late Hannah Jordan and Charles Edward Little.

Died:  Saturday, July 20, 2019, at her residence.

Visitation:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at the Otts Funeral Home Chapel in Sulligent, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  1:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at the funeral home chapel.

Burial:  Stanford Cemetery

Officiating:  Bro. Jimmy May.

Pallbearers:  Austin Perry, Billy Ray Merchant, Morgan Reese, Brandon Mullenix, Fisher M. Southworth IV.

Survived By:

Husband:  Ray Duncan, Vernon, AL.

Daughter:  Licia (Fisher M. Southworth IV) Penny, Tupelo, MS.

Melissa (Tommy) Merchant, Vernon, AL.

Sisters:

Nell Young, Gadsden, AL

Roma Jean (Tommy) Fuller, Livingston, AL

Grandchildren:

Austin (Lindsay) Penny

Penni (Brandon) Mullenix

Billy Merchant

Erica Merchant

Christy (Lynn) Boman

Great Grandchildren:

Maleigha Boman

Kyleigh Boman

Greyson Boman

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Hannah Jordan and Charles Edward Little

Son:  Charles Edward Walter Sr.

Grandson:  Charles Edward Walker Jr.

Brother:  Eddie Little

Bio:  Alice was born on May 30, 1947, in Sumter County, Alabama, to the late Hannah Jordan and Charles Edward Little. She was a graduate of Livingston High School, Livingston, Alabama and attended the University of West Alabama.  Alice worked at Gulf State Paper Mill in Demopolis, Alabama, Upchurch & Upchurch Attorney’s, Livingston, Alabama, and Chemical Waste Management Emele, Alabama. Alice loved her children and grandchildren and enjoyed attending their events, she also enjoyed taking care of people, cooking, sewing and traveling.*

Otts Funeral Home, Sulligent, AL., directing.

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Obituary:

Charles Dowell Nix of Glen Allen, Alabama

Age:  68

Born:  September 2, 1950

Died:  Friday, July 19, 2019, at the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Alabama.

Visitation:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m., Monday, July 22, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  4:00 p.m., Monday, July 22, following visitation, at the funeral home chapel.

Burial:  Fairview Cemetery.

Survived By:

Wife:  Betty Marcum Nix

Children:

Chadwick “Chad” Nix

Angela “Angie” Nix

Wade Nix

Charles “Shane” Nix

Chelsea Nix Watson (Jason)

Danny (Ronda) Marcum

Shannon (April) Marcum

Grandchildren:

Whitney Nix

Kiley Nix

Conner Nix

Mason Nix

Madison Nix

Amber Nix

Zoey Nix

Zevin Nix

Isaac Nix

Devin (Anna Kate) Marcum

Makala (Heath Nix) Marcum

Erica Marcum

Chris Marcum

Great-Grandchildren:

Kaleena Nix

Ryder Nix

Addelyne West

Pyper West

Harper Nix

Wilder Marcum

Sisters:

Peggy Barnhart (James)

Judy Benton (Joe)

Jeanette Robinson

And a host of other relatives and friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Dowell Nix and Earlene Wilcutt Nix

Sister:  Fannie Huguley Keebler.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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Mary Florene “Flo” Johnson Carter of Winfield, Alabama.

Age:  87

Born:  November 6, 1931, in Opelika, Lee County, Alabama, to the late Luther Hyatt Johnson and Beulah James Johnson.

Died:  Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at her residence.

Visitation:  12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 20, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 20, following visitation, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery.

Officiating:  Bro. Phillip Harkness.

Survived By:

Daughter:  Lorrie (Phillip) Wyers

Sons:

Larry Carter (Regina)

Randall Carter (Dawna)

Grandchildren:

Christy Cavender (Jimmy)

Lee Carter (Charity)

Steven Wyers

Scott Wyers (Sarah)

Danielle Carter (and Fiancé, Kasey Hullett)

Kara Carter

Great-Grandchildren:

Madeline

Noah

Jason

Jenna

Makenna

Reese

Isabella

Kadie

Landon

Adaleigh.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband:  R. J. Carter

Parents:  Luther Hyatt Johnson and Beulah James Johnson.

Sisters:

Billie Rainwater

Mildred Dobbs

Myrdis James

Bothers:

Alfred James

Arther James

Grandchild:  Jillian Carter.

Bio:  Flo was born on November 6, 1931, in Opelika, Alabama, to Luther Hyatt Johnson and Beulah James Johnson.  She was an active member of Central Church of Christ.*

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.*

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Obituary:

David Curtis of Gu-Win, Alabama.

Born:  February 10, 1945, in Arkansas to the late Obie Leslie Curtis and Bettha Hattie Key Curtis.

Age:  74

Died:  Friday, July 12, 2019, at his residence.

Memorial Services:  Will be held at a later date in Waverly, Tennessee.

Survived By:

Sons:

Tim Curtis of Nashville, TN.

Chris Curtis of Gu-Win, AL.

Grandchildren:  3

Great-Grandchild:  1

Brothers:  4

Bio:  Mr. Curtis was born February 10, 1945, in Arkansas to the late Obie Leslie Curtis and Bettha Hattie Key Curtis. He had lived in Gu-Win since 1995 and owned and operated the Blue Moon Drive-In Theater.

Norwood Funeral Home of Guin, AL in charge of local arrangements.

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Obituary:

Dhue Frances Markham Karr of Beaverton, Alabama, formerly of the Byrd Community near Detroit, Alabama.

Age:  90

Born:  July 14, 1929, to the late John Thomas and Gera Davidson Markham in Detroit, Alabama.

Died:  Sunday, July 14, 2019, at The Carrington Nursing Facility in Starkville, Mississippi.

Visitation:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at the Norwood Funeral Home in Sulligent, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  2:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church in Beaverton, Alabama.

Burial:  Rudicell Cemetery in Marion County, Alabama, near Detroit, Alabama.

Officiating:  Rev. Roger Redus.

Pallbearers:  Bill Tomlin, William Tomlin, Richard Covington, Hugh Covington, Michael Lassetter, and Brente Jeffreys.

Survived By:

Daughter:  Patricia Karr (Gerald) Hughes of Beaverton, AL.

Granddaughters:

Lisa Hughes (Bill) Tomlin of Starkville, MS.

Karen Hughes (Richard) Covington of Batesville, MS.

Susan Hughes (Michael) Lassetter of Starkville, MS.

Great-Grandchildren:

William Hughes Tomlin

Elizabeth Grace Tomlin

Hugh Drake Covington

Caroline Suzanne Covington

Henry Arthur Lassetter

And Baby Lassetter who is expected to arrive on July 24, 2019.

Brother:  Fred Markham of Sulligent, AL.

Sisters:

Virginia Mixon of Sulligent, AL.

Ruth Burns of Woodstock, AL.

Sister-In-Law:  Libby Karr of Lineville, AL.

And a host of Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband, W. L. “Jr” Karr, Jr.

Parents:  John and Gera Markham

Brothers:

Meredith Markham and wife Elsie

James Markham and wife Katie

Max Markham

Sisters-In-Law:

Anna Loys Markham

Geleta Karr Harbor and husband Don

Maudine Karr Thompson and husband Sam

Brothers-In-Law:

Billie B. Mixon

Gordon Burns

Billy Joe Karr.

Niece:  Laura Beth Markham Sprye

Nephew:  Gerald Mixon.

Bio:  Frances was born July 14, 1929, to the late John Thomas and Gera Davidson Markham in Detroit, Alabama. She attended Detroit Elementary and Sulligent High School. In 1947 she married W. L. “Jr” Karr, Jr. and shared 53 years of marriage until his death in October 2000.  A homemaker and partner in her husband’s farming pursuits, she was a member of the Detroit United Methodist Church and later the Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church.  A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she was a friend and neighbor to all.*

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mt. Hebron Methodist Church, the Rudicell Cemetery, or the Gideons.

Norwood Funeral Home, Sulligent, AL., directing.*

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Obituary:

Mr. Herald D. Bostick, of Brilliant, Alabama.

Age:  94

Born:  December 21, 1924, in Alabama.

Died:  Monday, July 15, 2019, in the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Visitation:  2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  3:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, following visitation, at the funeral home chapel with military honors being presented.

Burial:  Brilliant Memorial Gardens.

Survived By:

Children:

Rosemary Holt (Buddy) of Brilliant, AL.

Dwight Bostick (Fran) of Hoover, AL.

Martha Burleson (Billy Wayne) of Brilliant, AL.

Grandchildren:

Paul

Joseph

Andrea

Abbie

Great-Grandchildren:

Chance

Pace

Braden

Whitt

Pearl

Tripp

Bo

Great-Great-Grandchildren:

Lexton

Jensyn.

And a host of Other Relatives and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Wife of 69 Years:  Vivon Joyce Threadgill Bostick

Grandson:  John Allen Holt

Sister:  Veda Mae Goodwin.

Bio:  Mr. Bostick was a 1942 graduate of Brilliant High School and a World War II Army Veteran earning the rank of Master Sargent. Mr. Bostick was always very active in his community and a faithful member of the Goldmine Church of Christ in Brilliant.*

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.*

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Obituary:

Robert Ellis Haney of Fayette, Alabama, formerly of Brilliant, AL.

Age:  77

Born:  July 11, 1942, to the late Bill Haney and Autie Beasley Haney.

Died:  Sunday, July 14, 2019, at his residence.

Visitation:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 18, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel in Winfield.

Burial:  El Bethel Cemetery near Fayette, Alabama.

Survived By:

Wife of 19 Years:  Martha Marcum Haney of Fayette, AL.

Children:

Chip Hollis of Winfield, AL

Billie Davis (Jeff) of Winfield, AL

Jacky Lambert of Fayette, AL

Chrissy Weeks (Kip) of Winfield, AL

Grandchildren:  12

Great-Grandchildren:  5

Sisters:

Wanda Taylor of Winfield, AL

Debra Finch (Wayne) of Hamilton, AL

Brothers:

Kermit Haney (Mable) of Brilliant, AL

Roger Haney (Martha) of Hamilton, AL

And a host of Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives, and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Bill Haney and Autie Beasley Haney

Wife:  Peggy Haney

Daughter:  Amy Marie Haney

Sisters:

Hattie White

Joyce Perez

Melba Pollard

Billie Miles

Brothers:

John Dallas Haney

Maurice Ray Haney.

Bio:  Mr. Ellis formerly lived in Brilliant, Alabama.  He was a 1967 Graduate of Brilliant High School and United States Army Vietnam Veteran.

Bowen Funeral Home Winfield, AL., directing.

Photo Source:  Bowen Funeral Home

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Obituary:

Harold Jeffery “Jeff” Silas of Hamilton, Alabama

Age:  59

Born:  September 3, 1959, in Marion County, Alabama, to Harold Silas and Alva Lene Silas (Alva Lene Leach).

Died:  Sunday, July 14, 2019, at North Mississippi Medical Center, Hamilton, Alabama.

Service and Burial:  A Private Family Service at Love Joy Cemetery.

Survived By:

Mother:  Alva Lene Leach

Children:

Kyle Silas

Kyra Silas

Sister:  Sheila Silas (David) Cochran

Nephews:

Jamey Bozeman (Lauren)

Rosalyn McDonald (Dustin)

Audie Bozeman

Rush McDonald

Cash McDonald

Nieces:

Charley Bozeman

Dani Kate Franks

And a host of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Father:  Harold Silas

Brother:  Tommy E. Silas

Grandparents:

Greely Rosa Silas

Lura Nichols.

Bio:  Jeff served as an officer with the Hamilton Police Department before his illness forced his retirement.

Marion County Funeral Home assisted the family.

Photo Source:  Facebook

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Obituary:

Bobbie R. Downs of Hamilton, Alabama

Age:  81

Born:  August 31, 1937, in Franklin County, Alabama

Died:  Saturday, July 13, 2019, at her residence.

Visitation:  12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Marion County Funeral Home in Hamilton, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at the funeral home chapel.

Burial:  Single Springs Cemetery

Survived By:

Daughter:  Diane Johnson

Grandson:  Jacob Green (Amanda)

Great-Grandchildren:

Alexa Johnson

Austin Green

Derrick Green

Brother:  Jimmy Stidham

Son-In-Law:  Stanley Green

And a host of Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives, and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband:  Edward Downs

Parents:  Homer Stidham and Estell Stidham

Daughters:

Diwanna Green

Debbie Doss

Sons-In-Law:

Steve “Pearl” Doss

Doug Johnson

Marion County Funeral Home, Hamilton, AL., directing.

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