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Obituary:

Evelyn “Sue” Smith May of Winfield, Alabama.

Age: 76

Born: June 4, 1943, to Hezie Wyman Smith and Ruby Sandlin Smith Jewell.

Died: Friday, April 10, 2020 at DCH Regional Health Care Center in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Private Graveside Funeral Service: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at the Winfield City Cemetery in Winfield, Alabama.

Burial: Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Survived By:

Husband of 57 Years: Robert May

Son: Allen May of Winfield, AL.

Daughters:

Jackie May of Winfield, AL.

Kathy Hartung of New Orleans, LA.

Robin Green (Jody) of Brilliant, AL.

Grandson:

Dylan Hartung of New Orleans, LA.

Brother: Lynn (Hilda) Smith of Winfield, AL.

Niece: Brittany (Casey) Harris of Winfield, AL.

Nephew: Devin Smith (Hollie) of Winfield, AL.

Sister: Rhonda Jewell

And a host of Other Relatives and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:

Father: Hezie Wyman Smith

Mother, Ruby Sandlin Smith Jewell

Step-Father: Howard Jewell

Niece: Regina Sims.

Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL. directing.

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Obituary:

Mary Frances Weeks Vice of Winfield, Alabama.

Age: 87

Born: July 4, 1932, in Alabama to Luther Weeks and Ila Ballard Weeks.

Died: Thursday, April 2, 2020, at her residence.

A private family graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at the Winfield City Cemetery. Due to circumstances beyond our control, the family and Bowen Funeral Home invite those of you that would like to stop by and sign the registry book for Mrs. Vice to do so during normal business hours at the funeral home.

Burial: Saturday, April 4, 2020, at Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Survived By:

Adopted Children: Jacky and Bobbie Harris of Winfield, AL.

Grandchildren:

Kristen Harris (Steven) Ingram

Lane Harris

Great-Grandchildren:

Cooper Lane Ingram

Jackson Ingram

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

Preceded In Death By: 

Husband: Clinton Vice

Parents: Luther Weeks and Ila Ballard Weeks

Brother: Kenneth Weeks.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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Obituary:

Edwin Dale Brasher of Winfield, Alabama.

Age: 88

Born: May 5, 1931 in Alabama.

Died: Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

Visitation: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Thursday, April 9, 2020 at the Winfield First Baptist Church in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service: 3:00 p.m., Thursday, April 9, 2020 at the Winfield First Baptist Church.

Burial: Thursday, April 9, 2020 in the Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Survived By:

Son: Dale (Kitty) Brasher Jr.

Daughter: Beth (Alec) Alexander

Grandchildren:

Ashley Alexander Harris

Austin Alexander

Dale Brasher III

Mack Brasher

Wendy Brasher Raby

Great-Grandchildren:

Evelyn Harris

Henry Harris

Jackson Raby

Carter Raby

Dale “Ford” Brasher, IV

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

Preceded In Death By:

Wife: Martha Fancher Brasher

Parents: C. C. “Shorty” Brasher and Eunice Hubbert Brasher

Sisters:

Linda Brasher Smith

Sue Brasher Davis

Brothers:

Billy Ray Brasher

Jake Brasher

Tommy Brasher

Jerry Brasher

Max Brasher.

Bio: Mr. Edwin Dale Brasher was born May 5, 1931 in Alabama to the late C.C. “Shorty” Brasher and Eunice Hubbert Brasher. He was a graduate of Fayette County High School. He attended college and played football at Holmes Community College. He was also a football Letterman at University of Tulsa, where he played in the Gator Bowl. At the University of Tulsa, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Education. He earned his Master’s degree from University of Southern Mississippi. His Educational Specialist degree was achieved at Mississippi State University. He also served in the United States Army, reaching the status of First Lieutenant in the 101st Airborne Unit. Mr. Brasher was a long-time educator and administrator in the Winfield City School System, and he was the athletic director and head football coach for the Pirates from 1965-1975. Mr. Brasher served as the Superintendent of Education for the school system from 1976 until his retirement in 2002. During his tenure as administrator, Winfield Area Vocational School was constructed in 1976, a new Winfield Elementary School was opened in 1985, Winfield Middle School was established in 1989, and a new Winfield City High School was built in 2002. While as the superintendent, Winfield City Schools stood as a flagship for other school systems in the state and nation. The school system was recognized by Governors Guy Hunt and Fob James. It ranked consistently in top 6 statewide in Stanford Achievement Test Scores during his administration. Additionally, Mr. Brasher has been named in the Mississippi Baseball Hall of Fame in 1951, Mississippi High School Football Hall of Fame in 1951, Mississippi High School Coach of the Year, Hines Community College Sports Hall of Fame, University of Tulsa Gator Bowl Team Hall of Fame, Alabama Association of School Administrators District VII President, Alabama Association of School Administrators Board of Directors, and Alabama Association of School Administrators Superintendent of the Year in 2001.*

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Dale Brasher, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund at The Citizens Bank of Winfield, Winfield, Alabama.

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

 

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Obituary:

Jackie Lecil Box of Winfield, Alabama

Age: 77

Born: July 29, 1942

Died: Wednesday, January 15, 2019 at Sunset Manor in Guin, Alabama.

Visitation: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service: 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial: Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Marion County, Alabama.

Officiating:  Bro. C. W. Box

Survived By:

Daughters:

Jill Felton (Ron) of Oak Mountain, AL.

Sandy Eads of Guin, AL.

Son: Stephen Box (Karen) of Jasper, AL.

Grandchildren:

Jennifer Box (Brandon)

Kaila Todd (Matt)

Taylor Taylor (Seth)

Monica Johnson (Joey)

Morgan York(Zack)

Great-Grandchildren:

Tyler Lawson

Ryan Lawson

Zayn Taylor

Eli Todd

Preston Johnson

Audriella Johnson

Zander York

Zeplin York

Zara York

Judah Taylor and

Emerson Todd on-the-way

Sister: Betty Tubbs of Hubbertville, AL.

Brothers:

Cecil Box of Hubbertville, AL.

Becil Box (Faye Nell) of Winfield, AL.

And a host of other Relatives and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents: Earnest Box and Gladys Box.

Bio: Mr. Box was born July 29, 1942 in Fayette County to Earnest and Gladys Bonner Box. He was a 1961 graduate of Hubbertville High School, and a member of the Winfield Masonic lodge. Mr. Box drove a truck for most of his working life. Most importantly, Lecil recently accepted Jesus into his life, he made great efforts to make things right with his Savior and his family before his passing.*

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

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Obituary:

H. E. Bostick of Winfield, Alabama.

Age:  75

Born:  July 21, 1944 in Big Sandy, Tennessee to Haskell Elwood Bostick, Sr. and Velda Bates Bostick. Mr. Bostick was a member of the Winfield First United Methodist Church, a 1962 graduate of Winfield City High School, a 1966 graduate of the University of Alabama, and a member of the United Mine Workers of America.*

Died:  December 23, 2019 at DCH Regional Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Visitation:  10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 26, 2019 at Winfield First United Methodist Church, Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 26, 2019 at the Winfield First United Methodist Church.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery

Active Pallbearers:  J. B. Dyer, Zeb Dyer, Call Dyer, Chuck Tilley, Bobby Stiles, Brett Tilley, William Allen Meharg.

Honorary Pallbearer and Special Friend:  Dr. William Hill.

Survived By:

Wife of 55 Years:  Mary Jackson Bostick of Winfield, AL.

Daughter:  Katy Dyer (Keith) of Gordo, AL.

Son:  Jack Bostick (Heather) of Winfield, AL.

Grandchildren:

J. B. Dyer

Zeb Dyer

Call Dyer

Emma Kate Bostick

Caroline Bostick

Sister:  Carol Hurst of Huntsville, AL.

Brother:  John Bostick (Betty) of Tuscaloosa, AL.

Nieces and Nephews:

Susan Lowery

Jeffery Hurst

Andrea Gutshall

Nicole Frost

Sister-In-Law:  Nancy Jackson.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Haskell Elwood Bostick, Sr. and Velda Bates Bostick.

In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to the Winfield First United Methodist Church; P.O. Box 387, Winfield, AL 35594 or Backpacks and Beyond; 303 Chapel Street, Winfield, AL 35594.

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

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Obituary:

Margaret Anna May Spiller of Guin, Alabama.

Age:  71

Born:  December 22, 1947 in Fayette, Alabama to the late Garvin May and Louise Miles May. She was raised in Guin, Alabama and attended Marion County High School in Guin. She worked as a district manager for West Oil for several years. She was a faithful member of Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church. She enjoyed listening to gospel music, doing art work, watching the Hallmark channel and reading her Bible. She was a good mother and loved her children and grandchildren.*

Died:  Thursday, December 12, 2019 at the Marion Regional Nursing Home in Hamilton, Alabama.

Visitation:  2:00 – 4:00 p.m., Monday, December 16, 2019 at the Miles Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  4:00 p.m., Monday, December 16, following visitation at the McGraw Memorial Chapel of Miles Funeral Home.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery.

Officiating:  David Crowe and Lamar Cox.

Survived By:

Daughter:  Karen Spiller of Guin, AL.

Son:  Todd Spiller of Guin, AL.

Grandchildren:

Lauren

David

Jay

Anna Grace

And a host of Other Relatives and Friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband:  William Spiller

Parents:  Garvin May and Louise Miles May

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

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Obituary:

Margaret Erwin Spann, of Winfield, Alabama

Age:  82

Born:  March 5, 1937, to the late Alton Erwin and Ora Collins Erwin

Died:  Sunday, September 8, 2019, at her residence, surrounded by her family.

Visitation:  12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at the Winfield First Baptist Church in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:   2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 10, following visitation, at the church.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery.

Officiating:  Dr. Paul Murphy and Bro. Raymond Spann.

Survived By:

Husband of 65 Years:  Parker Earnest Spann

Daughters:

Libby Spann (Dennis) Dobbins of Winfield, AL.

Margie Spann Parker of Madison, MS.

Susan Spann (Freddie) Burnett of Winfield, AL.

Brother-In-Law:  Raymond (Hazel Ann) Spann

Nieces and Nephews:

Chuck (Julie) Spann of Winfield, AL.

April (Chris) O’Neal of Winfield, AL.

Cindy (Garry) Holmes of Fayette, AL.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Alton Erwin and Ora Collins Erwin

And an Infant Son.

Mrs. Spann was born on March 5, 1937, to Alton and Ora Collins Erwin. Margaret was a 1955 graduate of Winfield City High School.  She was later employed with the Winfield City School system and the Winfield City Library for many years.*

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

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Obituary:

Dorothy Reed Markham of Winfield, Alabama.

Age:  88

Born:  August 5, 1931, in Alabama to the late Walter Reed and Bessie Webster Reed.

Died:  August 31, 2019, at Diversicare Health Care in Winfield, Alabama.

Visitation:  1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at the Harmony Grove Baptist Church

Funeral Service:  2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at Harmony Grove Baptist Church.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Survived By:

Children:

Rebecca Carothers (Bubba) of Winfield, AL.

James Markham (LaJuana) of Winfield, AL.

Grandchildren:

Rob Carothers (Susan) of Mobile

Reed Carothers of Winfield, AL.

Ryan Carothers (Molly) of Winfield, AL.

Tara Markham of Winfield, AL.

Great-Grandchildren:

Campbell Carothers

Mac Carothers

Bonner Carothers

Bo Carothers

Beckett Carothers

John Mark Tidwell

Anna Claire Tidwell

Ally Tidwell

Caden Dickey

Will Dickey

Sister:  Norma Atkinson of Winfield, AL.

Grandson-In-Law:  Daniel Tidwell of Winfield, AL.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband: Junior Ray Markham

Parents:  H. Walter Reed and Bessie Webster Reed

Granddaughter:  Scarlett Markham Tidwell

Sisters:  5

Brothers:  4

Mrs. Markham was born August 5, 1931, in Alabama, to the late Walter Reed and Bessie Webster Reed.  She was a lifelong active member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church; she loved her family and her church family. She was co-owner/operator of Modern Beauty Shop in Winfield, Alabama for many years. She was later employed by the Winfield Board of Education and the Citizens Bank of Winfield.*

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Harmony Grove building fund.*

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

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Obituary:

Vella Dean Crowley Dickinson of Winfield, Alabama.

Age:  93

Born:  October 17, 1925, in Alabama to the late Harvey R. Crowley and Icie Bell Honnicutt Crowley.

Died:  Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Cordova Health and Rehab Center, Cordova, Alabama.

Visitation:  10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 2, 2019, at the Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 2, following visitation at the funeral home chapel.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery, Winfield, Alabama.

Officiating: Orbie Pearce and Phillip Miles.

Survived By:

Sons:

Harold Dickinson (Melinda) of Birmingham, AL.

Kenneth Dickinson (Deborah) of Houston, TX.

Grandchildren:

Kim Miller (Danny) of Austin, TX.

Allison Wilson (Shayne) of Houston, TX.

Kevin Dickinson (Holly) of TN.

Great-Grandchildren:

Shelby Miller

Josh Miller

Bryan Wilson

Taylor Wilson

Sisters:

Earline Robinson of Fayette, AL.

Betty Gilliam of Kennedy, AL.

Preceded In Death By:

Husband:  R. D. Dickinson

Parents: Harvey R. Crowley and Icie Bell Hunnicutt Crowley.

Sisters:

Ludell Crowley Gibson

Lucille Crowley Collins

Louenge Crowley Turner

Nola Mae Crowley Sansing

Brothers:

Rev. Houston L. Crowley

Houie William Crowley

James Ed Crowley

John Robert Crowley

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to support Breast Cancer Awareness and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Bowen Funeral Home, Winfield, AL., directing.

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Obituary:

Nixola Ann “Niki” Franks Barnes of Winfield, Alabama

Age:  75

Born:  January 17, 1944, to the late Elbert Franks and Icie Gann Franks.

Died:  Friday, August 9, 2019, at her residence.

Visitation:  3:00 – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, August 11, 2019, at the Winfield Freewill Baptist Church in Winfield, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  4:00 p.m., Sunday, August 11, following visitation at the church.

Burial:  Winfield City Cemetery.

Officiating:  Bro. Jerry Williams, Bro. Kent Nelson and Bro. Danny Williams.

Survived By:

Daughters:

Myla Byars (Brian) of Winfield, AL.

Abra Wallis (Justin) of Moody, AL.

Grandsons:

Ty Garrison

Eli Wallis

And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Elbert Franks and Icie Gann Franks

Brothers:

Edsil Franks

Wyman Franks.

Niki was born to Elbert Franks and Icie Gann Franks on January 17, 1944. She was a member of the Winfield Freewill Baptist Church, a 1962 Alumni of Winfield City High School and was employed by the Winfield City School System as Middle School Secretary for many years. She enjoyed working in her yard and game night with her family.

Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL., directing.

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