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Lora Corene Bishop Smith Robinson Higginbotham, of Cullman, Alabama

Age:  86

Born:  May 2, 1933, in Russellville, Franklin County, Alabama to the late Luther Bishop and Gladys West Bishop.

Died:  Saturday, May 11, 2019, in the Cullman Regional Medical Center, Cullman, Cullman County, Alabama.

Visitation:  12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Pinkard Funeral Home in Haleyville, Alabama.

Funeral Service:  2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 26, 2019, following visitation, at the Pinkard Funeral Home in Haleyville, AL.

Officiating:  Billy Quinn

Burial:  Winston Memorial Cemetery in Haleyville, Winston County, AL.

Survived By:


Cheryl Ann Smith Rasbury (Jeff) of Cullman, AL.

Mason Smith (Martha) of Phil Campbell, AL.


Clint Smith (Heather)

Matt Smith

Natalie Henson (Clay)

Lauren Rasbury


Samantha Franklin (Jabbar)

Allie Smith

Zeth Smith

Teresa Smith

Lora Smith

Sydney (Eli) Snider

Braedon Smith

Katie Smith

Preston Henson

Vince Henson


Bentley Franklin

Kenden Snider


Doris Sinyard of Trussville, AL.

Special Friend:  Doug Birdyshaw of Decatur, AL.

Preceded In Death By:

Parents:  Luther Bishop and Gladys West Bishop


J. V. “Bud” Smith,

Fred Robinson

Jim Higginbotham

Bio:  Mrs. Higginbotham was born on May 2, 1933, in Russellville, Alabama to Luther Bishop and Gladys West Bishop. Lora was a graduate of Phil Campbell High School and worked for many years as a bookkeeper.*

Photo Source:  Facebook

Services being held at Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville, AL.

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


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Mary Fleeta Burleson McCreless, Hamilton, Alabama

Age: 95

Born: July 16, 1923

Died: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Visitation: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Pinkard Funeral Home in Haleyville, AL.

Funeral Service: 2:00 p.m., Saturday at the funeral home chapel.

Officiating: James Senn and Kerry Richardson.

Burial: Winston Memorial Cemetery.

Ms. McCreless was retired from Lou Rays and a member of Barn Creek Church of Christ.

Survived by:


Nickey (Linda) McCreless

Danny McCreless

Sandra(Wade) Loden


Bobbie Rae West


Buster (Ara Lou) Burleson


Frank (Tracie) McCreless

Greg (Shonika) McCreless

Candi (Jason) Moon

Amanda (James) Senn

Natalie (Kerry) Richardson

Leisha (Travis) Johnson

Ginger (Andrew) Sweeney

Beth Loden


Dylan McCreless

Lindsie McCreless

Isaiah McCreless

Greg McCreless

Gracelyn McCreless

Nic Moon

Lindlee Moon

Tyler Senn

Hannah Senn

Sawyer Richardson

Canyon Richardson

Oakley Richardson

Lauren Johnson

Will Johnson

Eva Brooke Sweeney

Loden Sweeney

Malone Sweeney

And a host of Other Family and Friends.

Preceded in Death by:


Veto C. and Belle Burleson


Edgar McCreless


Leburn Burleson

Coy Burleson

Cecil Burleson


Floy Mann

Drexel Pickard

Artevee Burleson

Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville, AL., directing.

Photo Source: Online/Pinkard Funeral Home




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Mr. Kenneth “Ken” Partain, age 76, of Haleyville, Alabama, passed away Sunday, October 27th, 2013. 

Visitation, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 30th, 2013, at Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville, Alabama.  Funeral service, 11:00 a.m., following visitation, at the funeral home.  Grandson, Pryce Bailey, son-in-law, Steve Bailey and Dr. Jim Cooley officiating.  Burial in Winston Memorial Cemetery.

Mr. Partain served in the National Guard.  He was a member of First Baptist Church in Haleyville, Alabama, and a retired Minister of the Gospel.  He had a Master’s Degree in Theology, and had pastored numerous church’s, those being:  Church of the Open Door, Antioch Baptist Church, Margaret Baptist Church and Vestavia Hills Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Judy Drive Partain; 2 children, Albert Kenneth Partain, Jr., and Julia Ellen Partain Bailey; 2 sisters, Lavonne Baggett and Sara McJunkin; and 3 grandchildren, Pryce Bailey, Joshua Bailey, and Mackenzie Leigh Bailey.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Ottie Belle King Partain.

Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville, AL., directing.

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