Annie Lee Johnson
69, homemaker, Town Creek
Annie Lee Johnson died Monday, August 18, 1997, at her residence.
The funeral was held Saturday, August 23, 1 p.m., at Red Bank Missionary Baptist Church in Town Creek with the Rev. Thomas R. Sparks officiating.
Burial was in the Ebenezer Cemetery in Town Creek with Thompson and Sons Funeral Home of Tuscumbia directing.
Mrs. Johnson was born in Lawrence County, where she was a life long resident. She was a member Chapter 528 of the Order of the Eastern Star and the Red Bank Missionary Baptist Church, where she was in the senior choir.
Survivors include her husband, Martin Johnson; one son, Willie Joe Johnson of Town Creek; one daughter, Virginia Dell Cooper of Town Creek; three sisters, Victoria Stevenson and Ethel Abernathy, both of Florence and Jan Ingram of Killen; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Grandsons were the pallbearers.
Funeral for Cornellius Coffman, who died Wednesday, August 20, 1997, at Helen Keller Hospital, was held Friday, August 22, 2 p.m., at Taylor Funeral Home in Ardmore, Tenn.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Coffman; and one granddaughter.
Odis F. Collins
79, maintence foreman, Moulton
Odis F. Collins died Saturday, August 23, 1997, at his daughter's home in Hartselle.
The funeral was held Monday, August 25, 2 p.m., at Lebanon United Methodist Church with the Revs. Kenneth Weldon and Tony Collins officiating.
Burial was in the Moulton Memory Gardens with Elliott Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Collins was born in Winston County and was maintenance supervisor with the U.S. Forest Service. He was a member of Lebanon United Methodist Church and was a mason.
Survivors include one son, Wayne Collins of Moulton; four daughters, Linda Royer of Decatur, Sandra McCormick of Danville, Rita Sims of Hartselle and Lisa Gaddy of Moulton; one sister, Grace Kent of Hartselle; three brothers, C. G. Collins of Birmingham, Leonard Collins of Decatur and Cecil Collins of Addison; 16 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Grandsons were the pallbearers.
Mildred Lindsey Teague
86, homemaker and retired mail carrier, Hartselle
A graveside service was held for Mildred Lindsey Teague of Sunshine Haven on Sunday, August 24, 2 p.m., at Hartselle City Cemetery with the Rev. Jack Bailey officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Teague died Saturday, August 23, 1997, at Lawrence Baptist Medical Center.
She was born in Morgan County. Mrs. Teague was formerly of Danville and was a retired substitute mail carrier. She was a member of Danville Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Betty Gann and Martha Bell, both of Hartselle; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Gann, Gary Bell, James Bell, John Hart, James Kyle Lindsey and Rex Lindsey.
83, retired farmer, Town Creek
Funeral for Dallas Pullum, who died Tuesday, August 19, 1997, at his residence, was held Thursday, August 21. The 3:30 p.m. service was held at McConnell Funeral Home with the Revs. Charles Dickens and Bernard Dawes officiating.
Burial was in the Bottoms Cemetery.
Mr. Pullum was born in Limestone County. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Pullum.
He is survived by three sons, Bud Pullum of Town Creek, Eddie Pullum of Muscle Shoals and Stevie Pullum of Moulton; four daughters, Mary Elizabeth Newman of Athens, Lois Pitts of Elkmont, Nancy Ann Simpson of Cherokee and Donna Sue Ferguson of Town Creek; two brothers, Joe Thomas Pullum of Decatur and Charlie Pullum of Toledo, Ohio; three sisters, Mary Eaves of Ardmore, Ruby Hardy of Athens and Viola Wray of Pulaski, Tenn,; 22 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Wesley McKnight, Randy McKnight, James Pullum, Wayne Pullum, Ronald Cluxton, Dallas Pullum and Daniel Newman.
Felton Ray Hutto
45, retired Gobble Fite Lumber Co., Moulton
Felton Ray Hutto died Thursday, August 21, 1997, at Lawrence Baptist Medical Center.
The funeral was held Saturday, August 23, 11 a.m., at Lawrence Funeral Home with the Revs. Lavanul Sherrill and Robert Cordova officiating.
Burial was in the Old Bethel Cemetery in Lawrence County.
Mr. Hutto was born in Lawrence County to Spencer and Easter Hutto.
He is survived by his wife, Jenny Hutto of Moulton; and two sisters, Cornelia Hutto and Gloria Oliver, both of Moulton.
Pallbearers were Jackie Terry, Jeffrey Terry, Dewayne Oliver, Milford Hutto, Carlton Hutto and Randy Hutto.
James W. Martin
62, retired U.S. Army, Moulton
A graveside service was held for James W. Martin on Friday, August 22, 2 p.m., at Poplar Creek Cemetery in Colbert County with the Rev. Ron Winterberg officiating and Lawrence Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Martin died Thursday, August 21, 1997, at National Healthcare Center in Moulton.
He was born in Colbert County and was a Korean and Vietnam veteran, Green Beret, and served in the Bay of Pigs.
Survivors include two sons, James Kerry Martin of Birmingham and Justin Martin of Dothan; two daughters, Selina Plaxco of Moulton and Rhonda Devaney of Courtland; a brother, Kenneth Martin of Leighton; a sister, Sue Sinclair of Florence; and seven grandchildren.
William Frank Alred
88, retired mechanic, Decatur
A graveside service was held for William Frank Alred on Thursday, August 28. The 2 p.m. service was held at Old Beulah Cemetery in Lawrence County with the Rev. Willie Delashaw officiating and Shelton Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Alred died Tuesday, August 26, 1997, at his residence.
He was born in Lawrence County and was a Baptist. He was retired from G&W Asphalt Co.
Survivors include his wife, Verbie Alred; four sons, Larry Alred and Jerry Alred, both of Decatur, Harold Naylor of Addison and Malcolm Alred of Hot Springs, Ark.; three daughters, Diane Alred and Betty Henderson, both of Decatur and Geraldine Alred Fennel of Tampa, Fla.; one sister, Myrtle Spillers of Moulton; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Dr. John R. Guice, Roger Naylor, Ronnie Ashbranner, Brian Alred, Coy Alred, Jerry Strickland and Jeff Compton.
Minnie Sue Berryman
A graveside service for Minnie Sue Berryman was held Friday, August 29, 10:30 a.m., at Burningtree Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Ron Wilson officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Berryman died Wednesday, August 27, 1997, at Hartselle Medical Center.
She was born in Lawrence County to the late Bass and Essie Rutherford. Mrs. Berryman was a member of First Baptist Church of Hartselle.
Survivors include her husband, Bedford J. Berryman; two sons, William Jerry Berryman of Decatur and Jon Brett Holladay of Hartselle; a daughter, Judy Richards of Decatur; five sisters, Ruby Warren of Haleyville, Myrtle Tanksley, Vera Nell Steadman, Betty McLemore and Doris LouAllen, all of Moulton; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.