TIMOTHY HARVIS BATTLES, 57, Oneonta, died Feb. 13, 2021. A memorial service will be held at a later time with Lemley Funeral Home directing.
EDWINA PASS BRYAN, 90, Cleveland, died Feb. 4, 2021, at TLC Nursing Center. She was Cleveland postmaster for 42 years and was part of the Ladies Auxiliary with Cleveland Methodist Church. She volunteered with Red Cross and loved going out to eat. Predeceasing her were parents Edwin and Ethyl Pass, husband Benny Wallace Bryant, and brother J.L. Pass. Surviving are […]
FRANK F. CARR, 78, Blountsville, died Feb. 3, 2021, at UAB Hospital. Born May 14, 1942, he earned degrees from St. Bernard, Alabama A&M, and UAB. He taught at DAR, Excel, Fairview, Locust Fork, and Wallace State, and retired from Blountsville Elementary where he served as principal for more than 20 years. He was a member and deacon of Mulberry […]
GARY ‘LYLE’ CRIDER, Locust Fork, died Feb. 16, 2021, at the residence. He was a 1964 graduate of Locust Fork High School and a deacon at Locust Fork Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, going to the shooting range, and the mountains. Predeceasing him were parents Grover and Hazel Crider, sister Rebecca Diane Foster, and grandchild Jesse Cedillo. Surviving are wife […]
Carl Pass and Opal King Pass of Blountsville celebrated the birth of their daughter Jerry Ann in the spring of 1940. On Sept. 11, 1960, she became bride to Dr. John Donald Gordon of Oneonta. Don and Jerry raised their three children – Julie, John, and Jennifer – in Oneonta and have subsequently been deeply engaged in the lives of […]
JAMES ALLEN MARBUT was born Feb. 17, 1945, and he passed away in his home in Snead surrounded by friends and family on Feb. 18, 2021. He is survived by Sheila Maltbie Marbut, his loving wife of 52 years; his three children Kenny Marbut, Tina (Tim) Bowlin, and Joil (Leah) Marbut; nine grandchildren Zach (Chelsea) Marbut, Summer Marbut, Chloe Bowling, […]
CAROL ANN NICHOLS MILLER, age 77, Oneonta, passed from her husband’s loving arms into the arms of Jesus Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at her home in Rock Spring, Ga. Carol Ann grew up in Louisiana and moved to Albertville as a teenager. She and Windell met and were married a year later. After a dozen years in the Birmingham area, […]
CLYDE JAMES POSEY, Leeds, died Feb. 17, 2021, at the residence. He was a member of Leeds First Baptist Church and enjoyed going on mission trips with friends Bob and Eudella Paul. He was a charter member of Fowler Springs Baptist Church in Blountsville, a Mason, and a Shriner. He retired from the U.S. Air Force and as a teacher […]
BETTY RUTH ALLEN SCOTT, 83, Cleveland, died Feb. 17, 2021, at Diversicare of Oneonta. Funeral service was held Feb. 20, at 2 p.m., at the Chapel of Lemley Funeral Home. Burial followed at Mt. Joy Cemetery.
MARIE THOMAS, 82, Hayden, died Feb. 19, 2021, at St. Vincent’s Blount Hospital. Born May 16, 1938, she is predeceased by parents Bill and Flora Phillips Bryant. Surviving are children Minnie (Marvin) McInish, Randy Thomas, Travis Armstrong, Michael Armstrong, Jerry (Kristy) Thomas, Jason (Karol) Thomas; siblings D.L. Bryant, Annie Ruth Hogland, Flonez (Billy) Hutchins, Sue (Eddie) Robertson; 13 grandchildren; a […]