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Bonnie Louise Avery
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Bonnie Louise Avery, 98, Greenville, S.C. (formerly of Hodges), passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Greenville, S.C.
Born on July 8, 1915, in Hodges. She was a resident of Hodges for 85 years. She retired from Munsingwear. She was a member of Hodges Missionary Baptist Church. In 2000, she moved to South Carolina to be near her son and became a member of the Rocky Creek Baptist Church in Greenville.
She was preceded in death by her husband - Grover Avery.
Graveside services will be held on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Hodges Town Cemetery.  James Wyers will be the officiating minister.  
Survivors include her son - Howard Kenneth (Gerry) Avery; granddaughter - Sharon (Mike) Mull; great-grandson - Seth (Carola) Mull; great-great grandson - Jonah Michael Mull, all of South Carolina; niece - Marla (Ed) Minter, Hamilton; nephews - Danny (Deborah) Avery, Hodges; and Allen Avery, Florence; and a host of great-nephews and great-nieces.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southeastern Children's Home, 115 Children's Way, Duncan, S.C. 29334.  
Hamilton Funeral Home directed the services.
PAID FOR BY THE FAMILY

Jeanette McCaleb Burleson
WINFIELD - Jeanette McCaleb Burleson, 79, Winfield, passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at her residence.
She was a 1952 graduate of Brilliant High School. She was a member of the Winfield Church of Christ. She was a devoted, loving wife, mother and Nana.  She enjoyed raising her children and being a “second mom” to many others. She supervised many football and baseball games on the field near her home. She also loved tending to her thriving Tupperware business for many years.
She was preceded in death by her daughter - Diana Burleson Dodd; her parents - Houston and Lois Dodd McCaleb; and sister - Joyce Ann McCaleb.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 3 p.m. from the Winfield Church of Christ with burial in the Winfield City Cemetery. James Wyers was the officiating minister.
Survivors include her husband - William B. Burleson, Winfield; son - David Burleson, Winfield; grandchildren, Kacie (Josh) Coats, Fayette; Kayla (Brock) Rush, Fairhope; and Cody Dodd, Fairhope; great-grandchildren - Karlee and Blade Coats; brother - John (Beth) McCaleb, Decatur; sister - Sue (David) Smith, Decatur; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were Ken Kendrick, Phillip Harrod, Brian Smith, Jesse Houston McCaleb, Bo Ellsworth, and Ben Miles.
Bowen Funeral Home directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-4327

Zyndell Melvin Fleming
HODGES - Zyndell Melvin Fleming, 54, Hodges, passed away on Monday, March 31, 2014, at his residence.
Born on Jan. 8, 1960, in Franklin County, he was the son of Harbet and the late Irma Crane Fleming.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his son - Alvis Fleming; and nephew- Justin Fleming.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. from the Mt. Olive Church with burial in the Old Line Cemetery. Bro. James Nichols, Bro. Mickey Crane and Bro. Marty Guidrey were the officiating ministers.
Survivors include his wife - Debra Lee Crocker Fleming; children - Amanda Star (Martin) Emerson, and Angel Bree (Brian) Riley; grandchildren - Tristin Riley, Jackson Emerson, Abby Emerson, Hannah Riley, and Anabelle Emerson; father - Harbet Fleming; brother - Stanley (Patricia) Fleming, nephew - Kyle Fleming and a host of friends.
 Marion County Funeral Home directed the services.
Marion County Funeral Home
P.O. Box 897 • Hamilton, AL  35570 • 921-5777

Jackie Lee Inman
Jackie Lee Inman, 65, Hackleburg, passed away on Monday, April 7, 2014. Funeral services were held on Friday, April 11, 2014.
Hamilton Funeral Home - hamilton, ala.

Joshua Carrington Powell
WINFIELD - Joshua Carrington Powell, 35, Winfield, passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014, at UAB Medical Center in Birmingham.
He was preceded in death by his mother - Robin Turner Powell; grandparents - Charles and Edna Powell, and grandfather - Rodney Turner.
Funeral services were held on  Sunday, April 6, 2014, at 2:00 pm from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Zion Missionary Baptist Church cemetery. Bro. Pat Powell was the officiating minister.
Survivors include his wife - Nichole Winters Powell, Winfield; father - Grady (Cathy) Powell, Winfield; grandmother - Barbara Turner, Richmond, Va.; aunt - Kathy (Bill) Morris; uncles - Ed Powell, Craig (Valerie) Powell, Kenneth  (Donna) Turner and Rodney “Willie” (Cheryl) Turner; cousins; other relatives; and friends.
Bowen Funeral Home directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, AL  35594 • 487-4327

Lucille Russell
Lucille Russell, 89, Kenosha, Wis. (formerly of Hamilton), passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Funeral services were held on Monday, April 7, 2014.
Hamilton Funeral Home - hamilton, ala.

Starr Scott
Starr Scott, 34, Guin, passed away on Monday, April 7, 2014. A memorial service will be held later by the family.
Marion county Funeral Home - hamilton, ala.

Edward Matthew Tyra
HALEYVILLE - Edward Matthew Tyra, 83, Haleyville, passed away on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at the Golden Living Nursing Home in Winfield.
Born on June 23, 1930, in the Sunny Home Community, he was the son of the late Elmer Lawrence and Eliza Eveline Tyra. He was a senior member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church for 30 years. He also attended Myer's Hill Baptist Church and Sunny Home School. He worked at Burkhart Construction, City of Haleyville and formed tubes as a welding foreman. He was a member of Splunge Creek Hunting Club and enjoyed hunting, fishing, horse and wagon riding, trail riding, horse trading and loved the outdoors.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife - Jimmy Olivia Tyra; son - Joel K. Tyra; brothers - Lois Jack Tyra, Charlie Tyra, Stanley Tyra and Ethridge Tyra; and sisters - Lilly Tyra Tidwell, Dean Nichols, Louise Tyra, and Jammia Tyra.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at 3 p.m. from the Nichols Funeral in Haleyville with burial in New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Terry Duncan was the officiating minister.
Survivors include his son - Jimmy E. (Emily G.) Tyra; daughter - Suzette Caldwell; brothers - Kenneth (Shala) Tyra and Elmer Tyra; sisters - Sue Perrigan, Lillian Sizemore and Mona (Tony) Milder; grandchildren - Darrin (Susan) Caldwell and Derrick Tyra; and great-grandchildren -  Matthew Lee Caldwell and Conner Blake Caldwell.
 In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.
Nichols Funeral Home directed the services.
Nichols Funeral Home
P.O. Box 178 • Haleyville, AL  35565

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