Obituaries

Katherine Steele

Katherine Steele, 90, of Aliceville, died April 18, 2018, at Aliceville Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services were held April 24, 2018 at New Salem Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Herman Peters officiating. She was buried in New Cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.

Kathy Michele Ezelle Hood

Kathy Michele Ezelle Hood, 44, of Pickensville, died April 17, 2018, at her home. Funeral services were held April 22, 2018 at Pickensville Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Jones officiating. She was buried in Marvin Chapel Cemetery with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.

Charlotte Housel Bailey

Charlotte Housel Bailey, 77, of Acworth, Ga. (formerly of Reform), died April 14, 2018 at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital. Funeral services were held graveside April 18, 2018 at Gordo City Cemetery with Rev. Jimmy Bassham officiating and Skelton Funeral Home of Reform Directing. 

 

Charles C. Hubbard

Charles C. Hubbard, 69, of Aliceville, died April 14, 2018 at Hospice of West Alabama. Funeral services were held April 17, 2018 at Dogwood Chapel with Rev. Randy Sudduth officiating. Burial was in Pilgrim Rest Cemetery with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.

Chaney Ann Washington

Chaney Ann Washington, 58, of Carrollton, died April 9, 2018. Funeral services were held April 16, 2018 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Burial was in Spring Hill Church Cemetery with Rev. Zebedee Jones officiating and Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.

Wanda Kaye Bryant

Wanda Kaye Bryant, 61, of Reform, died at DCH Regional Medical Center, April 10, 2018. Memorial services were held April 13, 2018 at Friendship Baptist Church with Rev. Glenn Kennedy officiating and Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and a retired caregiver.

Doyle Wayne Goodson

Doyle Wayne Goodson, 69, of Eufalula, Ala., died at his residence, April 9, 2018. His funeral will be held April 11, 2018 at Dogwood Chapel with Rev. Edward Spain officiating. He was buried in Pilgrim Rest Cemetery with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.

Edward Burl “Little Bud” Wilkins

Funeral services for Edward Burl “Little Bud” Wilkins, 80, of Freeport, NY, will be held April 14, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Good Hope Baptist Church, Aliceville. Public visitation will be Friday April 13, 2018 from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Lavender’s Funeral Service. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery, Aliceville, with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing.

Joseph D. Crowe

Funeral services for Joseph D. Crowe, 32, of Gordo, are to be held March 30, 2018, at Skelton Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. John Williams officiating. Burial was in Hargrove United Methodist Church Cemetery with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. He was preceded in death by grandfathers Clinton D. Garrett and Joe Neal Crowe.

Johnny Ray Gilliland

Funeral services for Johnny Ray Gilliland, 69, of Gordo, were held graveside, March 27, 2018, at Union Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Lindsey Watkins officiating. Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directed. He died March 24 at his residence.

Vera Bizzie

Funeral services for Vera Bizzie, of Chicago, Ill., were held March 31, 2018, at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Carrollton, with Rev. James Bush officiating. Interment was in Siani Cemetery with Lavender’s Funeral Service directing. Mrs. Bizzie died at her residence. 

Margaret “Peggy” King

On March 10, 2018, Peggy King passed away peacefully at home in Dancy, Alabama, surrounded by her family. A memorial service was held at First Presbyterian Church Aliceville at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 14, 2018, followed by visitation in the Church Fellowship Hall, Rev. Dr. Tom Kay and Rev. Jason Housewright officiating. It was proceeded by a private family graveside service with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.