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Obituary:

James A. “Jim” Fuqua of Winfield, Alabama

Born: March 25, 1928, in Birmingham, Alabama to the late James Fuqua and Margaret Fuqua. He was the oldest of two children.

Died: Saturday, March 7, 2020, at Fayette Medical Center Long Term Care in Fayette, Alabama.

Visitation: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service: 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial: West Alabama Memorial Gardens in Gu-Win, Alabama.

Officiating: Reverend Mike Stancil

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to The Gideons International, Processing Center/ P. O Box 97251 Washington, DC 20090-72051, 1-866-382-4253 or http://www.gideons.org.

Survived By:

Wife: Rebecca Bowlin Fuqua

Daughters:

Becky Fuqua Richardson

Diana Fuqua (Steve) Reaves

Kelley Fuqua (John) Clements

Sons:

Jim (Marla) Fuqua, Jr.

Rob (Stacy) Fuqua

Mike (Quanna) Fuqua

Grandchildren: 10

Great-Grandchildren: 10.

Bio: Jim served in the United States Marine Corps from 1947 to 1951, earning a rank of Sergeant. After active duty he joined the Marine Reserves serving as a drill instructor. He married his beautiful wife of 69 years, Rebecca Bowlin on August 15, 1950 while he was stationed at Marine Corps Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.

In 1951, Jim returned to his career as a machinist at Acton Welding Machine Company in Birmingham, Alabama. In 1954, he began working for Continental Gin and moved to Winfield, Alabama in 1960 to assist with a grassroots facility later known as Continental Conveyor. Jim worked at Continental Conveyor for 32 years and retired as Operations Superintendent in 1992.

Jim loved to work on air planes and flying them. His most treasured air plane was a 1941 PT-13 D Stearman that he spent 23 years rebuilding. He enjoyed giving rides in his open cockpit plane. Jim liked to watch his passenger’s face when he did a “loop-to-loop”. Jim served as Civil Air Patrol Commander from 1963 to 1973. Jim was a deacon at Fulton Bridge Baptist Church from 1980 to 2016 and served as a Gideon from 1981 to 1986.*

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

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Obituary:

Brenda Couch of Winfield, Alabama.

Age:  70

Born:  May 1, 1949, in Alabama, to the late Jessie Leonard Couch and Vernettia Henderson Couch.

Died:  August 29, 2019, at her residence.

Visitation:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  5:00 p.m., Thursday, September 5, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.

Survived By:

Children:

Lisa Benton (Daniel) of Winfield, AL.

Brenda Pinkard of Guin, AL.

Grandchildren:

Michael Tucker

Dillion Tucker

Tyler Wright

Breanna Scott

Brooke Pinkard

Brandon Pinkard

Great-Grandchildren:

Blayze Tucker

Kynal Tucker

Bridgette Pinkard

Oliver Wright

Austin Pinkard

Maverick Tucker

Evelynn Pinkard

Kolton Tucker

And three on-the-way

Sister:  Linda Johnson of Winfield, AL.

Brother:  Tim Couch (Sandy) of Winfield, AL.

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

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Jessie Leonard Couch and Vernettia Henderson Couch

Brother:

David Couch

Infant Brother

Grandsons:

Preston Tucker

Tyson Tucker

Bio:  Brenda was born in Alabama May 1, 1949 to Jessie Leonard Couch and Vernettia Henderson Couch and was a 1967 graduate of Winfield City High School.*

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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Darlene Stephens Hayes, age 49, of Winfield, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, July 10th, 2012, at her residence.

Memorial service, 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 14th, 2012, at the Hamilton Funeral Home, Hamilton, Alabama.

Hamilton Funeral Home directing.

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Jerry  Cecil Head , age 71, of Winfield, Alabama, passed away Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at his residence.

Visitation, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at Bowen Funeral Home.  Burial at Fairview Cemetery.

Mr. Head was born May 5, 1941, in Alabama.  He is survived by his mother, Katherine Butler Head; 1 daughter, Sarah Head; 1 son, Jerry Winsby; 2 sisters, Billie Renzy and Helen Head; 1 brother, John Head; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL., directing.

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Linda Barnett  Elliott, age 65, of Glen Allen, Alabama, passed away Friday, July 6th, 2012, at her residence .

Visitation, 12:00 -2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at Bowen Funeral Home Chapel, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial in Brilliant Memorial Cemetery, Brilliant, Marion County, Alabama.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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(April 14, 1951 – January 20, 2012)

Mr. Sherwin “Winn” E. Prescott, age 60, of Columbus, Mississippi, formerly of Winfield, Alabama, passed away Friday, January 20, 2012 at his residence.

Visitation Sunday, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Sunday, January 22, 2012, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel in Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 10:00 a.m., Monday, January 23, 2012, at Harmony Grove Baptist Church.  Burial, Monday, January 23, 2012, at Harmony Grove Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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(August 30, 1930 – January 7, 2012)

William Edmond McDaniel, age 81, of Twin, Alabama, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Winfield, Alabama.

Visitation, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 10th, at Bowen Funeral Home Chapel, Winfield, Alabama.  Bro. Grant Webb officiating.  Burial in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Mr. McDaniel is survived by 1 uncle, Melvin Flippo; his church family; a host of cousins, neices, nephews and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ted and Roverta McDaniel; and 1 sister, Eloise Patterson.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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Mr. Harold G. Corkren – Age 82 – Winfield, AL
(February 13, 1929 – December 31, 2011)

Mr. Harold G. Corkren, age 82 of Winfield, Alabama, passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2011 in the Sunset Manor Nursing Facility in Guin, Alabama.

Visitation,  6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday, January 2, 2012, at the Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 12:00 noon, Tuesday, January 3, 2012, at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel, Winfield, Alabama.  Vance Hutton and Bryan Howell officiating.  Burial in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens.

Mr Corkren was born February 13, 1929, in Marion County, Alabama, to Carvis and Arilla Corkren.

He is survived by his wife, Sarah Earnest Corkren, Winfield, AL.; 5 children, Judy (Danny Ray) Burnett, Winfield, AL., Tommy (Debra) Corkren, Brilliant, AL., Terry Corkren, Brilliant, AL., Danny (Paula) Corkren, Brilliant, AL., and Sofina (David) Crosby, Sulligent, AL.; 2 brothers, Horace (Maxine) Corkren, Haleyville, AL., and Rebert Carolyn Corkren, Tuscaloosa, AL.; 2 step-children, Randy (Deborah) Earnest, and Kaye (Steve) Carr, all of Winfield, AL.; 6 grandchildren, Chris Flynn, Candis (Lucas) Hale, Sarah (Jeremiah) Gibbs, Hallie Crosby, Heather Crosby, and Abigail Crosby; 6 great-grandchildren, Iviekate Flynn, Evan Hale, Madelynn Hale, and Katelynn Hale, J.J. Gibbs and Liberty Grace Gibbs; step-grandchildren, Misty Hughes, Dusty Snipes, Angel Kendrick Dale Bell, Patrick Earnest, Ashley Earnest, Hollie Jo Carr and Joseph Carr; and 9 step-great-grandchildren.

Mr. Corkren was preceded in death by his parents, Carvis and Arilla Corkren; his wife, Uwanna Corkren; and 1 grandson, Jason Flynn.

Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL., directing.

 

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Mr. Roger Hubbert – Age 73 – Winfield, AL
(November 8, 1938 – December 23, 2011)

Roger Hubbert, age 73, of Winfield, Alabama, passed away December 23, 2011 at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

Visitation, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. until service time, Monday evening, December 26, 2011, at the Winfield Church of Christ, Winfield, Alabama.  Funeral service, 7:00 p.m., Monday night, December 26, at the Winfield Church of Christ.   Burial following Tuesday, December 27, 2011, in the West Alabama Memorial Gardens in Gu-Win, Alabama. James Wyers, Vance Hutton, and Dale Hubbert officiating.  Pallbearers, Keith Dillard, Wes Hubbert, Chad Lawrence, Lathan Lawrence, Bryan LeMasters, Doug Gullion, Sam Gullion, Drew Gullion, Frank Hubbert, and George Hubbert.

Mr. Hubbert was born November 8, 1938, in Hubbertville, Alabama, to Tommy and Gladys Hubbert.  He graduated from Winfield High School in 1957, and attended Freed Hardeman College in Henderson, Tennessee from 1957 until 1959.  Mr. Hubbert began working for Continental Conveyor and Equipment in 1961 until his retirement in 2002.  He was a faithful Minister of the Gospel for almost 50 years and was currently the minister of Brock Church of Christ at the time of his death.*

He is survived by his wife, Pat Hubbert of Winfield; 2 children, Dale (Cindy) Hubbert, Priceville, AL., and Rogena (Keith) Dillard, Winfield, AL.; 6 grandchildren, Whitney (Chad) Lawrence, Decatur, AL., Katie (Doug) Gullion, Somerville, AL., Wes Hubbert, Decatur, AL., Allyson (Bryan) LeMAsters, Madison, AL., Julie Hubbert, Priceville, AL., and Karla Dillard, Winfield, AL.; 5 great-grandchildren, Lathan, Macy, and Amelia Lawrence, and Sam and Drew Gullion.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy and Gladys Hubbert; and 1 brother Jim Hubbert.   The Family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Indian Creek Youth Camp, 7855 Pleasantfileld Road, Oakman, AL  35579 or Project Rescue, 179 Cave Springs Road,  Decatur, Alabama, 35603.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL. directing.

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