Obituaries

Claudine Carter

Claudine Carter, 75, Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.
Graveside services were held on Saturday, Jan. 26.
Hamilton Funeral Home, Hamilton, ala.

Earnest Kevin Darracott

Earnest Kevin Darracott, 57, Hamilton, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
hamilton funeral home hamilton, ala.

Edsel Dow Goggans

Edsel Dow Goggans, 65, Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, in Jackson, Miss.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
Hamilton Funeral Home
Hamilton, ala.

Charlene Bourland Holcomb

Holcomb
Charlene Holcomb

Mrs. Charlene Bourland Holcomb, 72, Brilliant, passed away on Friday, Jan. 19, 2019, in the DCH hospital in Tuscaloosa.
Mrs. Holcomb was preceded in death by her parents - Bill Bourland and Bessie Estes Bourland; her husband - Robert Holcomb; one sister - Debra Franks; and three brothers - Carlton Bourland, Willie Bourland and David Bourland.
She is survived by her children - Kimberly Holcomb (Herman Logan), Winfield, and Anthony Holcomb (Shae), Brilliant; grandson - Dustin Markham (Ashley), Huntsville; great-grandchildren - Hallie and Luke Markham; special nieces - Holly Thornton (Donnie) and Monica Franks; special great-nephew - Gabriel Thornton; and sister - Millie Thompson (Harold), Brilliant.
Funeral services for Mrs. Holcomb were held on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at 2 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. Bro. Dwight Bailey and Bro. Greg Webb were the officiating ministers.
Honorary pallbearers were Terry Thompson, Jason Bourland, Carol Bourland, Gary Bourland, Greg Bourland, Will Bourland, Cole Fulmer, Mark Whitley and John Whitley.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala. 35594 (205) 487-4327

Robert Benjamin Miles

Miles
Robert Miles

Mr. Robert Benjamin Miles, Sr., 93, Winfield, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, in the Diversicare Health Care Center in Winfield.
Mr. Miles was born to John Frank Miles and Lillie Harbin Miles on June 16, 1925. He grew up in the Rock City Community, went through the sixth-grade at Bobo Elementary School, and later earned his GED through the GI Bill while serving in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Miles married his sweetheart, Lucille Black from Fayette, and raised three children: Bobby, Helen and Lillie.
He worked several jobs, sometimes simultaneously, in order to provide for his family. Mr. Miles was employed at the Joslyn Steel Mill in Ft. Wayne, Ind., five days a week and at a local service station on the weekends. Upon returning to Alabama, Mr. Miles worked for the Winfield Pepsi Company and Glen Allen Coal.
Mr. Miles enjoyed playing music and working at his sawmill.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 57 years - Lucille Black Miles; three sisters - Jenny Bell, Margaret and Murral; and four brothers - Jim, Donald, Junior and Arnold.
Mr. Miles is survived by his children - Robert Miles, Jr. “Bobby” (Chesteen), Winfield, and Helen Henderson (Sam) and Lillie Everette (Benny), both of Fayette; grandchildren - Sharon Dickinson (Steve), Kristy Corley (John), Michele Stanford (Craig), Ross Henderson (Revelle), Miles Henderson, Bryan Everette (Shari) and Angela Cribb (Scott); great-grandchildren - Kyle Rainey (Tasha), Kevin Rainey, Ryan Stanford, Kelsi Stanford, Allyson Afshar (Bryan), Brooke Hynds (Caleb), Rhett Henderson, Sadie Henderson, Isabel Henderson, Everette Cribb, Morgan Cribb, Aaron Cribb, Madison Cribb and Lauren Cribb; and great-great-grandchildren - Kolt Rainey, Ben, Bryce and Barrett Afshar, Harper and Callie Hynds, and three more on the way.  
Funeral services for Mr. Miles were held on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at 1 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Griggs Place Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were Steve Dickinson, John Corley, Craig Stanford, Ross Henderson, Miles Henderson, Bryan Everette and Scott Cribb.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala. 35594 (205) 487-4327

Mary June Tucker

Tucker
Mary Tucker

Mrs. Mary June Tucker, 69, Winfield and formerly of Jasper, passed away on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at her residence.
Mrs. Tucker was born on June 18, 1949, in Little Rock, Ark., to James A. Smith and Alice Lemmons Smith.
Mrs. Tucker was preceded in death by her parents; her husband - Douglas “Buddy” Tucker; one son - Douglas Dewayne Tucker; three sisters - Wonda, Theresa and Ann; and five brothers - David, Danny, Jessie, Thomas and James, Jr.
Mrs. Tucker is survived by her children - Cynthia Hyche (David), Randy Tucker (Nikki), and Landy Tucker (Melissa); grandchildren - Tiffany, Tyler, Shawn, Andrew, Michael, Amber, Carson, Chase, Sharon, Brandon, Kortlynn, Kristen and Christopher; sisters - Joyce Tidwell and Marie Gilbert; brothers - Eugene Smith and Lonnie Joe Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Tucker were held on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at 2 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed in the Tidwell Chapel Cemetery.  
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directed the services.
Bowen Funeral Home
981 State Highway 253 • Winfield, Ala. 35594 (205) 487-4327

Tom Weaver

Tom Weaver, 83, Hamilton, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019.
Marion County funeral home, hamilton, ala.

Doris White

Doris White, 63, Winfield, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.
norwood funeral home, guin, ala.

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