STARLING GREEN HARDWICK JR., 55,



Remlap, died Jan. 12, 2013, at the residence. A machine operator with Marman-Keystone, he was a member of Hilldale Baptist Church in Center Point. Parents Starling Green Sr. and Julia Isabelle Fromhold Hardwick predeceased him. Surviving are wife Dawn Hardwick; daughters Jennifer (Eddie) Morning, Hueytown, and Crystal (Charles) Posey, Mt. Olive; sons Starling G. Hardwick III, Hueytown, Steven Hardwick, McCalla, […]

IMOGENE ‘JEANNIE’ ALLRED HENDERSON, 80,



Oneonta, died Jan. 17, 2013, at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Birmingham. Predeceasing her were parents Connie and Mary Acton Allred; siblings Rio, Howard, and Mitchell Allred, Pauline Melson, Frances Meyer, and Theo Overton. Surviving are husband Jesse Hobert Henderson; son Phillip (Debra) Henderson; grandson Kevin Michael Mann; granddaughter Crystal (Evan) Galbreath; sisters Willie Mae Hall, Mary ( John) DeBarr, Lois Bell; […]

THOMAS WAYNE MASSEY, 69,



Oneonta, died Jan. 17, 2013, at St. Vincent’s East Hospital, Birmingham. After retiring from Shook & Fletcher as an industrial insulator, he began a second career in construction and remodeling. A member of Union Hill Baptist Church, he also served in the U.S. Air Force. Parents Thomas Barney and Frances Nettie Handley Massey predeceased him. Surviving are wife Sarah Massey; […]

DORIS JEAN MURRAY, 80,



Oneonta, died Jan. 13, 2013, at St. Vincent’s Blount Hospital, Oneonta. She was a member of New Harvest Church of God in Vance. Parents Paul and Lois Fuqua Waddell, brother Paul Waddell, and sister Ruby Waddell predeceased her. Surviving are husband Calvin Murray; daughter Linda (Larry) Weeks, Macon, Ga.; sons Ronnie (Becky) Murray, Birmingham, Dale (Donnette) Murray, Oneonta, Roger (Kathy) […]

EDITH OLENE STANDRIDGE, 87,



High Rock, died Jan. 18, 2013, at Golden LivingCenter. A member of Nectar First Congregational Methodist Church, she loved working in her flowers, her garden, and quilting. Parents John Robert and Mae Belle Johnson Green predeceased her, as did brother Edward Green. Surviving are husband of 69 years Amuel E. Standridge; daughters Ann (Conrad) Horton, High Rock, and Sue ( […]

DORIS EVA JACKSON WILSON, 84,



Altoona, died Dec. 29, 2012, at Golden LivingCenter. She was predeceased by parents Levi Vester and Sarah Frances McCay Jackson; husband of 56 years, J.D. Wilson; brothers Ralph Jackson and Wayne Jackson; and sister Mildred Jackson Smith. She was a member of Robin Hill Missionary Baptist Church for 64 years, enjoyed flowers, quilting, and jigsaw puzzles, and was a member […]

Career Tech Center hosts welding competition



The welding department at the Blount County Career Tech Center will host a welding competition for students from five counties on Friday, Jan. 25. The competition begins at 5:30 p.m., with food and drinks provided at 5 p.m. for students, parents, and interested observers, courtesy of the Huntsville Section of the American Welding Society. The competition will run about three […]

Golden Anniversary



90th Birthday



The family of Lillian Leathers ask family and friends to join them as they celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, Feb. 3, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at the Dalton Moss Building at Palisades Park. The family says your presence is her gift.

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