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(November 23, 1922 – August 6, 2016)

Hamilton, AL – Mr. William Auston Franks, age 93, of Hamilton, Alabama, passed away Saturday, August 6th, 2016, at his residence.

Funeral service, 5:00 p.m., Monday, August 8th, 2016, at the Hamilton Funeral Home in Hamilton, Alabama with visitation, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., prior to service.  Burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Brilliant, Marion County, Alabama.

Mr. Franks is survived by 1 daughter, Linda Franks Shirley and husband, Jimmy; 1 granddaughter, AnnaKate.

He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy S. Franks.

Hamilton Funeral Home, Hamilton, AL., in charge of arrangements.

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Mr. Royal Lafayette Martin, age 70 of Winfield, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at his residence.

Visitation, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 4th, 2013, at the Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral Service, 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 5th, 2013, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.  Bro. Phillip Miles officiating. Burial in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Mr. Martin was born February 18th, 1943, in Brilliant, Alabama.  He was a Member of Mt. Pleasant Freewill Baptist Church, Vice President of the Local UMWA, a 1961 graduate of Brilliant High School, a member of the Brilliant Masonic Lodge #601, and was retired from Drummond Coal Co.

He is survived by his wife, Dianne Nelson Emerline Martin; 1 son, Alan (Shelia) Martin, Brilliant, AL.; 3 daughters, Kelly Martin (Bradd) Whitaker, Jasper, AL., Kristy Martin (Scott) Hudson, Brilliant, AL., and Kandis Martin Irvin, Homewood, AL.; 4 step-children, Renee E. Moore, Anita (Leland) Snow, Bryan (Laura) Emerline, Olivia (Jason) Metcalf; 8 grandchildren, Jessica Martin (Jeffrey) Davis, Adam Martin, Heath Martin, Kayla Rhudy (Jeremiha) Cole, Morgan Gibbs, Johnna Gibbs, Allie Whitaker, and Karlie Whitaker; 1 great-grandson, Harper Knight Davis; and (2 more great-grandchildren on the way, Jase Cole and Kenzley Martin); 11 step-grandchildren, Eric Moore, Amanda (R.J.) Cole, Valerie (Chris) Hyatt, Alicia (Corey) Bozeman, Hannah Snow, Landon Snow, Rebecca Emerline, Scott Emerline, Kaitlyn Metcalf, Ryan Metcalf, and Justin Metcalf; 6 step-great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Linda Martin (Dr. Aubrey) Sewell, Gulf Shores, AL.; step-father, Ira (Peggy) Smith, Winfield, AL.; 2 step-brothers, Robert (Cheryl) Smith, Freeland, MI., and Jeff (Mari) Smith, Phoenix, AZ.; and 1 step-sister, Mary Lou (Jim) Cull, Chicago, IL. 

He was preceded in death by 1 niece, Lori Sewell Johnson; and 1 nephew, Lee Sewell.*

*Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directing.

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