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Obituaries
Willie C. Conner
DOD: April 14, 2016

Ruby Elizabeth Lee
DOD: April 15, 2016

Terri Dyer Mendenhall
DOD: April 14, 2016

Linda Joyce Spain Skelton
DOD: April 18, 2016

James Robert Walker
DOD: April 18, 2016








Willie C. Conner
Funeral services for Willie C. Conner, of Aliceville, were held April 23 at First Baptist Church in Aliceville with Elder Corder officiating. He died April 14, 2016 in Aliceville. Burial was held at New Cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.

Ruby Elizabeth Lee
Ruby Elizabeth Lee, 95 of Reform, passed away April 15, 2016 at Pickens County Medical Center. Funeral services were held April 18 at Dogwood Chapel in Aliceville with Rev. Jimmy Wilson officiating and Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. Burial was held at Magnolia Memorial Gardens.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Percy H. Lee Sr.; daughter, Mary Ann Ellis, an infant daughter; her parents; brothers, Richard O. Brownlee Sr., Chester Boyd Brownlee, James Owen Brownlee, Everrett L. Brownlee, Andrew Brownlee Jr. and Billy Brownlee Sr.
She is survived by her daughters, Martha E. Lee, Dorothy Lee Roberson (Roy), Julia Nowell (Mike); sons, Percy H. Lee Jr. (Pat), Billy Ray Lee (Jacki) and Richard Oliver Brownlee Jr. (Gloria); grandchildren, Jimmy D. Nance, Malinda L. Nance, Karen M. Booth, Lori L. Orrell, Darrin L. Ellis, Amber Dee Ellis and Adam B. Lee; great-grandchildren, Emmett Jackson Ellis, Samuel Aubrey Ellis, John David Booth, James Michael Booth, James Landon Nance, William Augustus Orrell V, Henry Hobson Orrell and Jade Wright, along with a number of nieces and nephews.
Ruby was born August 22, 1920 in Ethelsville to the late Chester Richard Brownlee Sr. and Mary Jane White Brownlee. She was a member of West End Baptist Church in Aliceville, a retired employee of Westinghouse and a lifelong resident of Pickens County.
Honorary Pallbearers were the staffs of Pickens County Medical Center, Aliceville Manor Nursing Home and Hospice of West Alabama.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Pickens County Medical Center, P.O. Box 478, Carrollton, AL 35447 or Hospice of West Alabama, 3851 Loop Road, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404.

Terri Dyer Mendenhall
Our beloved mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and wife left this world to be with her maker on April 14, 2016. She died at home, surrounded by family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Although she left this world way too soon, she loved life beyond measure and lived every minute to the fullest. She found great joy in taking road trips with her husband, spending time with her children and watching her grandkids participate in various activities. She loved to play in her garden, watch the Cowboys, and spoil her dog Fuzzy. She recently retired from RFMS, in Alabama, after working many years with a group of people she truly adored. She touched the lives of many and will deeply be missed by all of those that loved her.  
Teresa Kathleen Mendenhall  was born September 26, 1956 in Cambridge, England. She is preceded in death by her father Y.T. Banks Jr; grandparents  Y.T. Banks Sr.,  Beulah Banks, James and Ilene Hamby; and aunt and uncle Juanita Pyle and James Banks. She leaves behind her husband and sweetheart Jim Mendenhall of Moulten, TX; mother, Anita Banks of Benbrook, TX; children, William Dyer and wife Elisa of Mineral Wells, TX, Melissa Campbell and husband Zane of Weatherford, TX, and Angela Wright and husband Scott of Weatherford, TX; brother, James Banks of Alaska; and her beloved grandchildren Colten and Ciarra Wright, Addison Campbell, and Liliana Rodriguez.
A memorial service was held at Benbrook United Methodist Church Wednesday, April 20, 2016.

Linda Joyce Spain Skelton
Graveside services for Linda Joyce Spain Skelton, 59 of Gordo, were held April 21 at Bethel Cemetery with Bro. John Mitchell officiating and Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. She died April 18, 2016 at DCH Regional Medical Center.

James Robert Walker
Funeral services for James Robert Walker, 76 of Reform, were held April 23 at Dowdle Funeral Home. He died April 18, 2016.

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