MOULTON -- Funeral for Ora Briley, 90, of Town Creek will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Moore and the Rev. Robert Sanderson officiating.
Burial will be in Sanderson Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Briley died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2001, at Lawrence Baptist Medical Center. She was born March 6, 1911, in Lawrence County to Henry Blankenship and Melvine Dine Jeffreys Blankenship. She was a homemaker and the widow of Claude Briley.
Survivors include one son, David Briley of Town Creek; one daughter, Judy Crumpton of Town Creek; three sisters, Hazel Kerby, Azilee Scoggin and Bercha Lee Kerby, all of Town Creek; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Clarence Briley, Jonathan Briley, James Briley, Coy Kerby, Marlin Kerby and Butch Bradford.
Alesia Ann Cammon-Hitt
Funeral for Alesia Ann Cammon-Hitt, 40, of Decatur will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Caddo Congregational Baptist Church with the Rev. Greg Standridge officiating.
Burial will be in Caddo Cemetery with Ridout's Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Cammon-Hitt died Friday, Aug. 17, 2001, at Decatur General Hospital. She was born Jan. 24, 1961, in Decatur to James Kenneth Cammon and Martha Ann Moore-Cammon. She was a homemaker and a member of Caddo Congregational Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Hitt; two sons, Jason Schrader of Hartselle and Jimmy Shane Hitt of Trinity; three daughters, Tonya Woodall of Danville, Carolyn Schrader of Decatur and Charlotte Schrader of Hartselle; three brothers, Jimmy Cammon, Tommy Cammon and Danny Cammon, all of Decatur; her parents of Decatur; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Sparky Moore, Greg Moore, Nathon Cammon, Jonathan Cammon, Bart Roberts and Billy Sammons.
James Daniel Hutchison Jr.
82, U.S. Navy and U.S. Postal Service retiree
CULLMAN -- Funeral for James Daniel Hutchison Jr., 82, of Cullman will be today at 2 p.m. at Northside Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Hicks and the Rev. Jack Collins officiating.
Entombment will be in Cullman Memory Gardens mausoleum with Moss-Service Funeral Home directing. The body will be at the church one hour before the service.
Mr. Hutchison died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2001, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born June 16, 1919, in Cullman County to James Daniel Hutchison Sr. and Edith Jordan Hutchison. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 33 years and retired as a rural letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service after 20 years.
Survivors include his wife, Billie Hutchison; three sons, Gary W. Hutchison and Dennis W. Hutchison, both of Cullman, and James B. Hutchison of New Market; two daughters, Denise H. Taylor of Cullman and Edith J. Glover of Holly Pond; one sister, Maddaleen Nicholas of Cullman; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Eric Hutchison, J.B. Hutchison, Jordan Hutchison, Justin Taylor, Tim Glover, Chad Gray, Kevin Gray and Maynard Schmale.
John S. Marshall Jr.
65, International Paper Co. retiree
HARTSELLE -- Funeral for John S. Marshall Jr., 65, of Decatur will be tonight at 7 at Peck Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Wright and the Rev. Sherry Harris officiating.
Burial will be in Madisonville Cemetery at Madisonville, Va., with Doyne-Burger Davis Funeral Home directing.
The family will receive friends tonight one hour before the service at Peck Funeral Home.
Mr. Marshall died Friday, Aug. 17, 2001, at Hartselle Medical Center. He was born Dec. 20, 1935, in Lynchburg, Va., to John Spragins Marshall and Julia Richardson Lyle Marshall. He served in Germany with the U.S. Army and was a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church. He retired from Champion International Paper Co., now International Paper Co.
Survivors include one brother, Thomas L. Marshall of Danville.
Memorials may be made to Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church in Decatur or Johnson Chapel United Methodist Church in Danville.
67, maintenance worker
MOULTON -- Funeral for Jimmie McDonald, 67, of Moulton will be Sunday at 1 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry Strickland and the Rev. Greg Rooker officiating.
Burial will be in Center Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at the funeral home.
Mr. McDonald died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2001, at Flowers Hospital in Dothan. He was born Jan. 12, 1934, in Lawrence County to Charlie McDonald and Mamie Osborn McDonald. He retired as a maintenance worker at the Lawrence County Industrial Air Park and formerly drove a truck for the Sanitation Department for the city of Moulton.
Survivors include his wife, Irene McDonald; one son, Bruce McDonald of Double Springs; three daughters, Bonnie Williams of Decatur, Angela Melson of Town Creek and Lisa Kilpatrick of Jasper; two stepdaughters, Patsy Simpson and Kathy Porter, both of Mount Hope; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be John Harrington, Michael Fike, Harold Johnson, Ronnie Flannigan, Johnny Bain and Ricky Borden.
Jesse Frank Putman
89, retired businessman and farmer
ATHENS -- Funeral for Jesse Frank Putman, 89, of Athens will be today at 2 p.m. at First United Pentecostal Church with the Rev. Dewey Craft, the Rev. R.C. Craft and the Rev. Larry Hill officiating.
Burial will be in Limestone Memorial Gardens. The body will be at the church one hour before the service.
Mr. Putman died Friday, Aug. 17, 2001, at Athens-Limestone Hospital. He was born Sept. 11, 1911, in Limestone County to George Frank Putman and Lula Mae Elders Putman. He was a retired wholesale produce businessman and farmer. He was a member of First United Pentecostal Church. He was the widower of Myrtle Putman.
Survivors include one son, Billy W. Putman of Athens; four daughters, Geneva Jackson and Willa Dean Morgan, both of Athens, Brenda Arnold of Elkmont and Barbara Steck of Montgomery; one brother, Ollie B. Putman of Athens; one sister, Dora Osburn of Athens; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Will Clem, Brandon Jackson, Freddie Clem, Lance Jackson, John Zirble and Lee Brooks.
Memorials may be made to First United Pentecostal Church Building Fund, 17175 Lucas Ferry Road, Athens, AL 35611, or the Limestone County Kidney Association.
Wanda E. Scarborough
79, retired secretary
BIRMINGHAM -- Funeral for Wanda E. Scarborough, 79, of Birmingham will be today at 2 p.m. at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home Trussville with the Rev. Joe McNulty officiating.
Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Scarborough died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2001, at Baptist Medical Center Princeton. She was born May 17, 1922, in Alabama to Roscoe Houghton and Flossie Mae Cooper Houghton. She retired as a secretary. She was a member of Vinesville Baptist Church. She was the mother of the late David Lee Scarborough.
Survivors include two sons, Gray L. Scarborough of Birmingham and Kenny Scarborough of Hartselle; two brothers, Harry Houghton of Birmingham and Corky Houghton of Martinez, Ga.; and three grandchildren.
ATHENS -- Funeral for Lorena Turner, 72, of Athens will be Monday at 1 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home with Bud White and Kirk Bobo officiating.
Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Turner died Friday, Aug. 17, 2001, at Hillside Hospital. She was born Jan. 9, 1929, in Limestone County to Tommie Walker and Floye Blakely Walker. She was a homemaker and a member of Northside Church of Christ. She was the widow of Riley Turner and the sister of the late Letha Mae Moran and the late Louise Hobbs.
Survivors include one son, George Turner of Lester; two daughters, Shelia Price of Elkmont and Vicke Thompson of Athens; one brother, Ed Walker of Athens; two sisters, Ovailee Pylant and Lurene Wales, both of Athens; one half-brother, Aubrey Walker of Lakeland, Fla.; one half-sister, Leona Blakely of Athens; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and one step-grandson.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Moran, Kip Raney, John M. Price , Anthony Norris Jr., Michael Turner and Derek Long.
Dora Caudill Brock
81, insurance clerk
Funeral for Dora Caudill Brock, 81, of Decatur will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Mark Tolbert and the Rev. Bill Simrell officiating.
Burial will be in Decatur City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Brock died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2001, at Parkway Medical Center. She was born June 20, 1920, in Hayden to Stephen Emory Caudill and Dora Armstrong Caudill. She was a member of Central Baptist Church, and she worked for 24 years as an insurance clerk for doctors at Parkway Medical Center.
Survivors include: her husband, the Rev. Pat Brock; one son, Stephen R. Allen of Decatur; one daughter, Patsy Peebles of Decatur; three stepsons, John Brock of Weirton, W. Va., Barry Brock of Decatur and Phil Brock of Portland, Ore.; one stepdaughter, Rebecca Shoaf of Sun River, Ore.; two brothers, Jimmy Caudill of San Antonio and Stephen Emory "Red" Caudill of Decatur; two sisters, Lucille Dumas of Florence and Mary Mitchell of Hartselle; four grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Patrick Peebles, Charlie Duke, Herman Marks, Bob Rodgers, Frank Little and Rick Walter.
Memorials may be made to the Elevator Fund at Central Baptist Church or Sav-A-Life.
Norine L. Graham
ARAB -- Graveside service for Norine L. Graham, 88, of Baileyton will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Bessemer with Arab Memorial Chapel directing local arrangements.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 9 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Graham died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001, at Marshall Medical Center North. She was born Oct. 19, 1912, in Alabama to Willie E. Lee and Ozella Hayes Lee. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include one son, Joe Graham of Somerville; two daughters, Margaret Ammons of Bessemer and Louise Speegle of Jacksonville, Fla.; one sister, Beatrice L. Ammons of Florida; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Ronnie Frank McCrary
52, gas fitter
ATHENS -- Graveside service for Ronnie Frank McCrary, 52, of Toney will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Limestone Memorial Gardens with Wade Franks officiating and Spry Funeral Home directing.
The family will receive friends tonight from 5 to 9 at the funeral home.
Mr. McCrary died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001, at his home. He was born Jan. 5, 1949, in Athens to Bill and Louise McCrary. He worked as a gas fitter. He was a U.S. Army veteran, who served in the Vietnam War, and was a member of the Scout Dog Handlers Association.
Survivors include his wife, Tammy McCrary; one daughter, Sherell McCrary of New Hope; two step-daughters, Candy Edwards of Virginia Beach, Va., and Misti Hammock of Toney; two brothers, Donald McCrary and Jerry McCrary, both of Huntsville; three sisters, Gaynell McClanahan of Hartselle, Alisa Davis and Regina Kostakis, both of Huntsville; and five grandchildren.
Martha T. 'Sister' Rives
Funeral for Martha T. "Sister" Rives, 90, of Decatur was to be today at 11 a.m. at Shelton Funeral Home with Mark Posey officiating.
Burial was to be in Athens City Cemetery.
Mrs. Rives died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001, at her home. She was born Dec. 19, 1910, in Lawrence County to Auzie Smith and Carrie Weems Smith. She was a homemaker and a lifelong member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include one brother, Ty Smith of Decatur.
Elders of Austinville Church of Christ will be pallbearers.