Dr. Martha Gwendolyn (Cornelius) Smith, Ph.D. of Valley Head, AL, passed away the evening of January 14, 2021.
Oura Lee Swart was born on 14 June 1936, in the family home on the Northwest Kansas wheat and cattle farm as the 13th of 14 children born to his parents, George Martin Swart and Zula May Gilkerson Swart. He died on 17 January 2021 in Fort Payne, Alabama.
Barbara Copeland, age 77 of Fort Payne, passed away on January 16, 2021. She was born on October 7, 1943 to the late Euclid & Nell Lowery Lewis in Blanche, Alabama. She was an amazing lady who touched many lives and was loved by all.
Shelby Kennedy McIntyre, 83, of Fort Payne, passed away Saturday, January 16, 2021 at her residence. She was born October 5, 1937 to the late Joe Bill and Teanie Lucille Kennedy.
Mrs. Merle Jones age 84 of Fort Payne passed Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. Funeral services are set for 2pm on Tuesday Jan. 12, 2021 at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with Rev. David McCarroll and Rev. Jack Gilbreath officiating. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends…
Graveside service for Mrs. Frances Mae Dupree-Turner will be at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at Providence Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in, Leesburg, AL with Pastor Charles Kirkpatrick, Eulogist.
Joannie Diane Thornberry, age 52, of Hammondville, AL passed away on Monday, January 4, 2020. She was born in Hartselle, AL to Hulen Norris and Linda Alexander on September 24, 1968. She was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church.
Dorothea Sanders Green, age 95, of Huntsville, AL passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. She was born in Franklin County, TN to the late Monroe Sanders and Emma Hopkins on July 24, 1925. She was an employee of Huntsville Hospital. She was a graduate of Drake Technical College where she s…
Dr. Charles Alexander Isbell of Fort Payne died peacefully of natural causes on Sunday, December 27 at his residence, Harborchase of Huntsville. He had celebrated a wonderful Christmas day with activities, including leading a carol sing-along.
Horace McWhorter Everett, Jr…teacher, husband, father, brother…peacefully and painlessly left this plane of worldly existence on December 23, 2020. H M was born at home in the Chavies, Community on May 13, 1938. He was the son of late Dr. Horace McWhorter Everett, Sr. and Lucille Sutterlin E…
Mr. Don Dingler, 78, of Fort Payne, passed away December 25, 2020 at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. Mr. Dingler was born in Cedartown, Georgia on November 8, 1942 to the late Henry Albert and Willie McKibben Dingler. He was a retired truck driver and was a member of Minvale Baptist Church.
Joan Tipton Collins passed away at her home on Lookout Mountain on December 19, 2020. She was a loving mom, sister and friend. Joan was a hard worker and enjoyed her job as a truck driver and when she wasn't working, she was driving her little red car and her motorcycle, sitting by her koi p…
Daniel Browning, age 76 of Section, passed away Thursday evening at his residence. He was born in Letcher, Kentucky on April 14, 1944 to the late Ulysses & Eureka Browning. He retired from the coal mines and was a member of Valley Church.
Funeral service for Mr. Marion Smith, who departed this life on December 8, 2020, will be Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Collins Chapel Methodist Church, Collinsville, AL. Pastor Joe Moody, Officiating and Interment in Collins Anthony Cemetery.
June Lee McClain, 89, of San Diego, CA, passed away on November 28, 2020. June was born on June 5, 1931 in Henagar, AL, to the late, William and Hattie Belle Hemphill. She later moved and spent the majority of her life in East Ridge. June worked as a secretary for the City of East Ridge. He…
Celebration of Life for Deacon Ralph Jelks, Sr., who departed this life on November 21, 2020, will be Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, Collinsville, AL.
Louise Twilley, age 94 of the Lickskillet community, passed away Wednesday, November 18, 2020. She was born on November 8, 1926 to the late Grady & Dora Henderson Walker. She was a member of the old Bethel Church in Lickskillet, now known as Mt. Moriah.
Wanda Fischer Burnett, 89, of Fort Payne, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2020. She was born December 8, 1930 to the late Erby J. and Mary Jane Sampley Fischer. She was retired from V.I. Prewett and Son Hosiery and a member of Asbury Methodist Church.
Elizabeth (Lib) Simmons Howard, local historian and writer, died on October 29, 2020 at the age of 94. She was a long-time resident of Fort Payne and lived for the past year at Crossville Health & Rehabilitation.
Edward Harold Johnson was born on October 25, 1948 to Rev. Edward Paul Johnson and Pauline McSpadden Johnson. He was a lifelong resident of Fort Payne, AL and grew up with his older brother Henry, his younger brother Ben, and his younger sister Linda.
Xonnie Sue Hale, 79, of Valley Head, passed away Friday, October 2, 2020 at her home. She was born September 4, 1941 in Carbon Hill, Alabama to the late James and Henrietta Files. She was retired from the Fort Payne City Board of Education.
June Donovan Barriga, age 80, passed away peacefully July 14, 2020 due to Liver Disease. She was a beautiful lady inside and out with an indominable Irish spirit, a zeal for right and wrong, and was never afraid to speak her mind.