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Jeffrey Anglin

Jeffrey Anglin, 46, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2016.  Funeral services were held on Thursday, May 19, 2016,  
Marion county funeral home - hamilton, ala.

Helen B. Burleson

 Helen B. Burleson, 93, Hamilton, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2016, at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Hamilton. She was a member of the Hamilton Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband - Cecil Burleson; parents - James King Loden and Velma Green Loden; brother - Jack Loden; and sister - Willodean Loden.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at 1 p.m. at the Hamilton Church of Christ with burial in Memorial Gardens. Ted Burleson was the officiating minister.
Survivors include her children - Jerry (Judy) Burleson, and Jeff (Donna) Burleson; grandchildren - Danielle (Kevin) Burleson Kennedy, Ashley Burleson (Steven) Howell, and Tori Burleson (Andy) Miller; great-grandchildren - Addison Kennedy and Kensley Howell; one great-grandchild on the way; and brother - James Loden.
Hamilton Funeral Home directed the services.
Hamilton Funeral Home
P.O. Box 274 • Hamilton, AL  35570 • 921-3197

Jack Hawkins

Jack Hawkins, 83, Beaverton, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield.  
He was preceded in death by two grandchildren - Mary Rena and Cody Allen Brown; six sisters; and nine brothers.
Born on June 12, 1932, in Fayette County, he was the son of the late Alonzo and Eva Duncan Hawkins. He and his wife, Mary Lockhart Hawkins, had been married for 64 years. He lived in Beaverton most of his life and had retired from Hyster after 30 years of service. He was a member of the Liberty Missionary Baptist Church for 40 years.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at 2 p.m. from the Liberty Missionary Baptist Church with burial in the Webb Cemetery. Bro. Tim Harris was the officiating minister.  
Survivors include his wife - Mary Hawkins, Beaverton;  daughters - Jaqueline (Bill) Brown, Red Bay, and Pamela (Brian) Hawkins Jackson, Durham, N.C.; son - Tracy (Tamar) Hawkins, Beaverton; grandchildren -  Kyle Brown, Hope Hawkins, Austin Brown and Taylor Hawkins; sisters - Betty (M.L.) Brown, Ruby (Delmar) Harris and Judy Carter, all of Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.
Norwood Funeral Homes, Inc. of Guin directed the services.
Norwood Funeral Homes, Inc.
P.O. Box 494 • Guin, AL  35563 • 468-3323

Edna Jackson

Edna Jackson, 84, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2016.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.
Marion county funeral home - hamilton, ala.

Georgia Jayse Kirkpatrick

Georgia Jayse Kirkpatrick, infant daughter of Jayson and Erica Lowry Kirkpatrick, went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at Children's Hospital in Birmingham.  
She was preceded in death by her grandfather - Wayne Harrell; and great-grandparents - Jack and Catherine Goodwin, Reno and Jennie Bell Lowry and Billy and Girlene Birchfield Hawkins.
Funeral services were held on Friday, May 13, 2016, at 2 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. Dwight Giest and Venlon Bradford were the officiating ministers.  
 Survivors include her parents - Jayson and Erica Lowry Kirkpatrick; sister - Piper Catherine Davis; grandparents -  Rodney and Georgianna Lowry, Cindy Harrell (Steve Forrester), and E. H. Kirkpatrick (Judy Foshee);  aunts and uncles  - Whitney and Kyle Franks, Dallas Lowry, Shana and Paul James, Craig and Christy Estes, Jennifer Kirkpatrick, Kayla Kirkpatrick and Alan Kirkpatrick; and cousins - Kylie and Kollier Franks, Halie Lowry, Shelton, Hilsman, Carter James,   Langston and Stella Estes.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-4327

Maggie Lea Earnest Mills

Maggie Lea Earnest Mills, 98, Winfield, passed away on  Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
She was born on April 29, 1918, in Fayette County, a daughter of James Edward and Naoma Townley Earnest. Mrs. Mills was a resident of Winfield most of her life, and a 1936 graduate of Winfield High School. She played on the 1935 Lady Pirates basketball team that was the first to make it to the state tournament. She was inducted into the Marion County Sports Hall of Fame in 2012. She was an avid Winfield Pirate fan for 81 years and attended her great-grandson's football game at 97. During World War II, she served on the draft board office and also the Census Bureau. She obtained a general business degree from Birmingham College and retired from Fruit of the Loom with 40 years of service. Mrs. Mills was the widow of Rayburn Mills and a member of the Church of Christ for 82 years.
She was preceded in death by a sister - Margie Wood; brother - Joe Edd Earnest; and son-in-law - Coach Joe Hubbert.
Survivors include her daughter - Lolita Hubbert; son - Lowell Mills; grandchildren - Kim Hubbert Lee, Todd Hubbert, Amanda Mills Carmicheal and Jon Mills; great-grandchildren - Rae and Cody Mann, Archer and Mills Carmicheal, and Theron Lee; sister - Gene Lynn; and brother - James Franklin Earnest.
Funeral  services were held at Miles Furneral Home with burial in the city cemetery. James Wyers was the officiating minister.
Miles Funeral Home
P.O. Box 297 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-6405

Linda Gail “Tootsie” Williams Pettigo

Linda Gail “Tootsie” Williams Pettigo, 64, Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at the Russellville Hospital.  
Born on March 26, 1952, in Dyess, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Willie Mae Bishop Williams. She loved God and spending time with her family and friends,  especially with her grandkids watching “Home Alone.” She loved watching her Auburn Tigers play football and listening to Elvis Presley. She was employed at North Mississippi Medical Center as a dietary aid for nine years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers - Junior Williams and Horace Willisms; sister - Glenda Williams; and nephews - Terry, Randy and Kerry.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, May 1, at 2 p.m. from the Fairview Freewill Baptist Church with burial in the adjoining cemetery. Bro. James Elbert Williams and Bro. James Anthony Williams were the officiating ministers.      
Survivors include her children - Tina (Michael) McKay, Tammy (Tony) Credille and Greg Pettigo, all of Hamilton; grandchildren - Ashley (Drake) Oliver, Dylan, Logan and Madison McKay, April (Michael) Blair, Tyler, Trent and Taylor Credille and Toni (T.J.) Farris; great-grandchildren - Connor and baby Oliver, Dawson and Lexis Blair, Kaelynn, Gracie, Colyn, and baby Farris; siblings - James (Barbara) Williams, Bettye Sartin, J.V. (Carol) Williams and James Doyle (Sandy) Williams; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Greg Pettigo, Johnathan Williams, Tyler Credille, Trent Credille, Dylan McKay, Logan McKay, Ryan Rayburn, Keaun Pendleton and Aeron Moor.
Hamilton Funeral Home directed the services.
PAID FOR BY THE FAMILY
Annie Lorene Spann

Annie Lorene Spann, 86, Winfield, went peacefully home to be with Jesus on Friday, May 13, 2016.  
She was a true example of a virtuous woman; a loving and caring person who never met a stranger. She enjoyed gardening and caring for her flowers, making quilts, and spending time with her family, her church family and her many friends. She was a member of Eastside Baptist Church and retired from Winfield Carraway Hospital after many years of dedicated service.  Mrs. Spann was born on Nov. 8, 1929, to George "Bee" and Mirtie Gregg Johnson.
Funeral services were held on Monday, May 16, at 11 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the West Alabama Memorial Gardens. Venlon Bradford and Cameron Jungles were the officiating ministers.    
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands - Boss Harkness and Luar Spann; and sisters - Clara Martin and Flora Gilreath;  
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children - Jerry (Debbie) Harkness, Montgomery, Barry (Pam) Harkness, Kentucky, Larry (Susan) Harkness, Winfield, and Tony Harkness, Winfield; grandchildren - Stephanie Price, Jennifer Ryan, Heather (Robert) Fuller, Tiffany Harkness, Racheal Harkness, Will Harkness, Lindsey Brannon, Josh Harkness, Chris Harkness, Ben Harkness, and J'Mike Harkness; 10  great-grandchildren; sister - Iva Powell, Fayette; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-4327

Eva Mae Stough

Eva Mae Stough, 81, Winfield, passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at her residence.  
She was preceded in death by her parents - Fred and Maudie Moore Bowles; daughter - Evalyn "BeBe" Lane;  brother - Theodore Bowles; sister - Dorothy Baker; and an infant sister.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 11 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Cedar Grove Cemetery near Highway 102 in Fayette. County.  Bro. Thomas Nix was the officiating minister.    
Survivors include her son - Buster (Jane Berryhill)  Stough, Winfield; daughter - Ava (Robert) Stough Hill,   Hubbertville; grandchildren - David Lane, Hubbertville, Sherry (Jonathan) Hall, Hubbertville, Joshua Stough, California, Jennifer Box, Jasper, and Robin Hill, Hubbertville; great-grandchildren - Toby Lane, Devin Lane, Lavin (Mason) Jones, Faith Hall, Tyler Lawson and Ryan Lawson; great-great grandson - Cooper Lane; brother - Delmar Bowles; sister - Kay (Rolland) Roby; and her close friends - Agnes Sanderson, Mary "Billie" Hendrix and Faye Johnson.  

Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-4327


Obituary policy

Brief, one-time notices of deaths, submitted by funeral homes, are published in the Journal Record free-of-charge and placed on our website--www.myjrpaper.com--at no charge.

An example of the brief, one-time notice of death is as follows:
John Doe, 53, Anywhere, Alabama, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2009. Funeral services were held on Friday, April 3, 2009.
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Obituaries, including funeral details and schedules, survivors and other personal information, are paid notices placed by funeral directors on behalf of the family or by individuals.

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