Obituaries 6/24/2020

Johnny Wilson Bradley

Mr. Johnny Wilson Bradley, 79, Winfield, in the Rock City community, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield.
Mr. Bradley was born on Dec. 17, 1940, in Russellville to Marion Ambrous Bradley and Myrtle Pauline Clemmons Bradley. He was a member of the Rock City Church of God and worked in the coal mines for many years.
He is survived by his wife - Miriam Bradley; daughter - Carlinda Bradley (Nicky) Ray; son - Wilson Lee (Robin) Bradley; grandchildren - Nichole (Daniel) Puckett, Zack (Jessica) Knight, Shawn Bradley, Alexandria “Boo” Bradley, Samuel Ray and Chloe Ray; a close and special family friend - Jimmy Atkinson; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Mr. Bradley was preceded in death by his wife - Lucy Box Bradley; his parents - Marion and Myrtle Bradley; sisters - Lucille Nix, Christeen Bates, Retha Mae West, Frances Huckaba and Willie A. Bradley.
The funeral service for Mr. Bradley was held on Friday, June 19, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Griggs Place Cemetery. Wendell Kimbrell and Fred Baccus were the officiating ministers.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala.  35594 (205) 487-4327

Randy Chandler

Randy Chandler, 63, Hamilton, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at his residence.
He was born in Hamilton on Saturday, October 11, 1956, to Willie Foy Chandler and Merlou Posey Chandler.
He was a wonderful husband, father and provider. My best friend forever, you are and will be greatly missed.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife - Janice Chandler; sons - Glen (Kelley) Parker and Joshua  (Rena) Chandler; grandchildren - Megan Parker, Landon Chandler, Mallory Parker, Randal Chandler, Corey Parker, Isabella Parker, Matthew and Megan Springer, Joshua Thomas Harrison and Amara and Hudson McDonald; mother - Merlou Chandler; sister - Marsha Chandler; father-in-law - James Parker; sister-in-law - Angie Chandler; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many great family friends.
He was preceded in death by his father - Willie Foy (Biggon) Chandler; brother - Barry Chandler; grandparents - Lonzo and Genera Chandler and Virgil and Gertude Posey; mother-in-law - Peggy Ann Parker.
The funeral service was held on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Marion County Funeral Home with Jeff Flinn officiating.
The family requests no flowers or plants, gifts only.
Marion County Funeral Home of Hamilton was in charge of the services.
Marion County Funeral Home
3325 Bexar Avenue East • Hamilton, Ala.  35570
(205) 921-5777

Jeffrey Cook

Jeffrey Cook, 54, Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.
A memorial service will be at a later date.
marion county Funeral Home •
hamilton, Ala.

Sean Marlin Hester

Sean Marlin Hester, 43, Winfield, passed away at his residence in Winfield. Mr. Hester was a 1994 graduate of Winfield City High School, and was employed with William Donaldson Correction Facility for several years.
He is survived by his father - Joe (Kim) Hester, Sumiton; mother - Linda Henderson, Brilliant; children - Luke Marlin Hester and Madilyn Grace Hester, Winfield; sister - Letitia (Adam) Duckworth, Winfield; brothers - Chris (Elisa) Hester, Eldridge, James Tyler Hester, Sumiton, and Noah Hester, Charleston, S.C.; aunts - Jennifer Kaye (Dennis) Olive, Warrior, and Julia (Hugh) Florence, Hayden; an uncle - Jack (Deborah) Hester, of Richland, Miss.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Mr. Hester was preceded in death by his grandparents - J. M. Hester and Julia Faye Hester.
A graveside service for Mr. Hester was held on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at 3 p.m. at the New Horizon Cemetery in Dora.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala.  35594 (205) 487-4327

Brian Keith Lawler

Brian Keith Lawler, 61, Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2020.
The funeral service was held on Saturday, June 20, 2020.
marion county Funeral Home •
hamilton, Ala.

Alton Jerry “AJ” Mitchell

Alton Jerry “AJ” Mitchell, 69, Guin,  passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2020.
The funeral service was held on  Wednesday June 17, 2020.
hamilton Funeral Home •
hamilton, Ala.

Rachel Norris

Rachel Norris, 75, Guin, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2020, in the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, Miss.
Mrs. Norris was born on Oct. 18, 1944, in Marion County. She is the daughter of the late Crave and Mary Cotton Chanell and the wife of Bob Norris.  She lived in Guin for most of her life. Mrs. Norris worked for Munsingwear, Guin Manufacturing, and Walmart. She was a member of the Liberty Free Will Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband - Bob Norris, Guin; a sister - Frances Burks, Stevenson; two brothers - James Chanell, Hamilton, and Leonard Chanell, Winfield; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service for Mrs. Norris was held on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at 2 p.m. at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Henson Springs Cemetery.
Memorial Funeral Home directed the services.
Memorial Funeral Home
(formerly Norwood
Funeral Home)
7195 US-43, Guin, Ala.  35563
(205) 468-3323

Sue Frances Slay Reeb

Sue Frances Slay Reeb, 77, Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.
The funeral service was held on Sunday, June 21, 2020.
marion county Funeral Home •
hamilton, Ala.

Lettie Marjorie Vaughn Parr

Lettie Marjorie Vaughn Parr, 84, Tuscumbia, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2020.
The funeral service was held on Saturday, May 30, 2020.
Miles Funeral Home •
Winfield, Ala.

 

 

Marie Carolyn Upton

Marie Carolyn Upton, 79, Hodges, passed away on Friday June 12, 2020.
The funeral service was held on Sunday, June 14, 2020.
hamilton Funeral Home •
hamilton, Ala.

Florine Dodd Wilson

Ms. Florine Dodd Wilson, 80, Winfield and formerly of Moline, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at the Diversicare Health Care Facility in Winfield.  
Ms. Wilson was born on January 19, 1940, to Cluster Dodd and Siller Ann Dodd. Ms. Wilson was employed with, Quad-City Die Casting Co., Service Rubber Co., and a driver with MetroLINK, all in the Quad City area of Moline, Ill.
She is survived by her sons - Dewayne (Melissa) Black, Winfield, and Jamie (Angie Loebach) Barnes, Andalusia, Ill.; grandchildren - David (April Rosenberg) Black, Moline, Ill., Olivia Hines, Fayetteville, N.C., Jennifer Black, Guin, Amanda (Kevin) Williams, Hamilton, Jessica Black, Guin, Melissa Suits Littrell and Brandt Cooper, both of ll.; sister - Earline (John) Brown, Beaverton; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other family and friends.  
Ms. Wilson was preceded in death by her parents - Cluster and Siller Ann Dodd; a son - David Black; granddaughter - Tara Black; and a brother - Sonny Dodd.
The funeral service for Ms. Wilson was held on Sunday, June 14, 2020, at 2:45 p.m. at the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Natural Bridge.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital;  ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala.  35594 (205) 487-4327


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