Jeffery Ball Jr.
Funeral services for Jeffery Ball Jr. of Panola were held at 1 p.m. Feb. 21 with
Apostle Jeffery Ball Sr. officiating. He died Feb. 11, 2015 at Pickens County
Medical Center at the age of 36. Burial was in New Cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.
Thaddeus H. Duncan
Funeral services for Thaddeus H. Duncan of Aliceville were held at 11 a.m. Feb.
21 at the James and Lola Lavender Memorial Chapel. He died Feb. 10, 2015 at DCH
Regional Medical Center at the age of 74. Burial was in New Cemetery with
Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.
Infant Kylan Cruz Dunner
Graveside services for Kylan Cruz Dunner of Aliceville were held at 12 noon Feb.
19 at Old Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Lonnie Weaver officiating
and Wills' Funeral Service directing. He died Feb. 12, 2015 at Children's
Hospital at the age of two months.
Funeral services for Trustee Durrah of Gordo were held at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at
Acks Chapel CME Church in Gordo with Rev. Eddie Richardson officiating. He died
Feb. 13, 2015 at West Alabama Hospice at the age of 91. Burial was in
Linebarger Cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.
Memorial services for Euell Herring of Aliceville were held at 1 p.m. Feb 16,
2015 at Aliceville First United Methodist Church with Rev. Tim Alexander
Mr. Herring was born Oct. 1, 1919 to the late Homer and Zelma Bicknell Herring.
He was a retired supervisor for Huyck Felt Plant, and also opened the Sears
Store in Aliceville. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, a member
of the Aliceville First United Methodist Church, and a well-known and respected
resident of Pickens County. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Cox
Herring; his parents; and siblings. He died Feb. 13, 2015 at home at the age of
Survivors include his daughter, Betty Owens and husband, Ken, Aliceville; son
Don Herring and wife, Jill, Murfreesboro, Tenn.; grandchildren, Kristy Capps
(Billy), Jonathan Herring, Heather Anderson (Michael Cousino), Gray Smith,
Oliver Owens, Tanner Herring, and Taylor Owens; great-grandchildren Kolby
Bowman, Brayden Anderson, Kylee Anderson, and Dalton Cousino; and special
caregivers, Felicia Sommerville and Roberta Colvin.
A private graveside service was held at Franconia Oak Grove Cemetery with
Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Aliceville First
United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 409, Aliceville, AL 35442, or Palmer Home for
Children, P.O. Box 746, Columbus, MS 39703.
Broxie C. Stuckey
Graveside services for Broxie C. Stuckey of Gordo were held at 11 a.m. Feb. 20
at the Gordo City Cemetery with Rev. Ron McKay officiating and Skelton Funeral
Home of Reform directing.
Mrs. Stuckey was born Feb. 16, 1929 in Itawamba County, Miss. and graduated from
Mississippi State College for Women with a degree in Home Economics. She also
graduated from the University of Alabama with a Master's Degree in Home
Economics. She taught Home Economics at Gordo High School from 1953 until her
retirement in 1993. She was very active in the Alabama Home Economics
Association where she served as president and was awarded the Alabama Home
Economics Teacher of the Year in 1987. She was also very active in the
University of Alabama Home Economics Alumni Association. Broxie was a member of
the First United Methodist Church of Gordo.
She was preceded in death by her husband Wilson Maurice Stuckey Sr.; her
parents; and her siblings. She died Feb. 15, 2015 after a lengthy illness at
DCH Regional Medical Center at the age of 85.
Survivors include her son Wilson Maurice Stuckey Jr. and numerous nieces and
The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff and caregivers of
Heritage Health and Rehab and the staff of 7th floor North and ICU unit of DCH
Regional Medical Center.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of West Alabama, 3851 Loop
Rd., Tuscaloosa, AL 35404; The United Methodist Children's Home, 3337 McGee
Rd., Cottondale, AL 35453; or Alzheimer's Association of America, 322 Eight
Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
Funeral services for Sarah Herron of Aliceville were held at 12 noon Feb. 17 at
First Canaan Baptist Church in Aliceville with Rev. William Sparks officiating.
She died Feb. 11, 2015 at Aliceville Manor Nursing Home at the age of 101.
Burial was in New Cemetery with Northport Funeral & Cremation Service directing.
George A. Palimore
Graveside services for George A. Palimore of Aliceville were held at 12 noon
Feb. 20 at Community Cemetery in Carrollton with Rev. Terrence E. Windham
officiating and Lavender’s Funeral Service directing. He died Feb. 12, 2015 at Aliceville Manor Nursing
Home at the age of 87.
Bobbie Knox Walker
Funeral services for Bobbie Knox Walker of Aliceville were held at 1 p.m. Feb.
20 at Dancy First Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Jackson officiating. She died
Feb. 15, 2015 at her residence at the age of 46. Burial was in the church
cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.