Our Obituaries

Irving Morris Winter

September 18, 1927 - January 28, 2018


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Russell Harlow Hurst

August 10, 1968 - January 27, 2018


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Bertie Leverne Reeves

December 29, 1943 - January 27, 2018

Bertie Leverne Hughes Reeves, 74 went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 27,2018. Bertie was born on December 29, 1943, she was a longtime resident of Ramer, Al. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at 2:00 pm at Friendship Baptist Church, Grady Al., with the Reverend Chuck Francisco Officiating. Pallbearers will be Bert Reeves, Bill Mills, Jim Logan, Cody Kilgore,...
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Phyllis A. Wilson

November 26, 1934 - January 24, 2018


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Mary H. Winstanley

September 5, 1926 - January 24, 2018

Mrs. Mary Hazel Blackmon Winstanley, 91, died January 24, 2018. Services will be held Sunday, January 28, 2018, at 2:00 pm at Leak Memory Chapel. Burial will be private. Wife of the late O. V. "Jack" Winstanley; mother, of Nancy Shepard, the late Janice McCollum, and the late Kenny Winstanley. Grandmother of Anita Weaver, Morgan Shepard, and Olivia Bryde (Daniel); great-grandmother of Savannah...
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Robert L. Wilkinson

October 25, 1929 - January 24, 2018

A strong man was lost with the death of Robert L. Wilkinson, 88, on January 24, 2018. Bob was born in Drummond, Oklahoma and lived in several states prior to retiring in Alabama. As a young man he was known for his charm, intellect, athleticism, and love of fast cars. He played on numerous sports teams throughout school, served in the US Army during WWII and the Korean Conflict, and earned his...
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Carol Lansden Brewbaker Hodges

April 24, 1938 - January 23, 2018

HODGES, Carol Lansden Brewbaker, 79, of Montgomery, Alabama, died Monday, JanČuary 23, 2018. A funeral mass will be held Saturday, January 27 at 1:00pm, at St. Peter Catholic Church with Father Hampton Davis officiating. Visitation will be Friday, January 26 from 5:00 to 7:00pm at Leak-Memory Funeral Home, rosary to follow. Mrs. Hodges was the daughter of the late Dick Latta Lansden and Martha...
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Mary Lena Cunningham

August 8, 1922 - January 22, 2018


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Chiyoko Champagne

May 20, 1935 - January 22, 2018


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Jerome Rae Dickey

March 13, 1938 - January 21, 2018

Jerome (Jerry) Rae Dickey, 79, of Montgomery, passed away on January 21, 2018. He graduated from Alabama Polytechnic Institute (Auburn University) in 1960 and received a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering. Upon graduation, he served in the Navy stationed in Guam. He then worked for Alabama Power Company before forming his own engineering firm, Dickey and Associates, Inc., for more than...
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Adrienne Adrienne Ivey

October 3, 1938 - January 21, 2018

Adrienne Knowlton Ivey, age 79, passed away peacefully January 21, 2018, at her home. She was a cherished Wife, Mother, Sister, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother, and was loved by many more. She was proceeded in death by her parents, Guthrie and Allie Knowlton. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Billy Ivey. She is also survived by her sons, Jerry Ivey (Billie), Scott Ivey and Paullvey;...
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Paul Sims

October 18, 1932 - January 20, 2018

Having kept the faith and fighting the good fight, Paul Sims departed this life January 20, 2018, at the age of 85. He was preceded in death by his parents Paul Sims and Emily Poe Sims, brother, Donnie Sims and sister, Mary Ellen Sims Lampkin.He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Dian Contri Sims, his princesses, daughter Paula Sims Barry (Billy) and granddaughter, Elizabeth Dian Sims....
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Margaret Louise Parrish

September 14, 1918 - January 20, 2018

Margaret Louise (Tisdale) Parrish went to be with our Lord on January 20, 2018 at age 99. She was a devoted mother and "Nana" and "Grandmom" and loved the Lord with all her heart. She loved her years at First Baptist Church Montgomery and Normandale Baptist Church where she taught second-grade Sunday School for over 35 years.Born in Brantley, Alabama, Louise was the third of six children born to...
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Paul Edward Sims

October 18, 1932 - January 20, 2018


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Elizabeth Carter Myers

July 15, 1934 - January 20, 2018

Betty C. Myers, 83, passed away on January 20th, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Laura and Charles Carter; her son Vance Berrey; and sister Cheryl Spurlock. She is survived by her daughter,? JoAnn Mann; 3 step-children: Ruenelle Hickman (Carly), Ronnie Berrey (Judy) and Lee Berrey; 2 granddaughters Lauren Mann (Drew) and Crystal Head (Carlton); 2 great grandsons Alex and Matthew...
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Bobby Neil Cleland

August 2, 1940 - January 19, 2018

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mr. Bobby Neil Cleland, 77, of Montgomery, who went to be with the Lord peacefully at his home on Friday, January 19, 2018, after an extended illness.Bob Cleland is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary Adams Cleland; daughter, Catherine Cleland; sons, John (Lisa) Cleland, Barry Cleland; grandsons, Zachary, William, and Joshua. He was a past...
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Elsa Jane Bruton

April 14, 1936 - January 18, 2018

Bruton, Elsa Jane, 81, a resident of Montgomery, AL, passed away after a lengthy illness on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 219 Adams Avenue, Montgomery, AL, with Rev. J. Francis Sofie and Deacon James Labadie officiating. Burial at Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo, AL will follow at 2:45...
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Herman Bopp

September 3, 1918 - January 18, 2018

Herman F. Bopp, 99, passed away peacefully on January 18, 2018. He is preceded in death by his parents John Mathew Bopp and Elizabeth Bremerman , daughter, Betty Fay Bopp Fatzinger, sister, Rita B. Cox, and brother, John Bopp. He is survived by his wife of 63years, Betty Fay Bopp, daughters, Susan Babington (Richard) and Sara Wright (Bill), son, Tommy Bopp (Marilyn). Grandchildren, Stewart and...
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Ellen Rainer Andrews

January 25, 1949 - January 18, 2018


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Tommy Lester Tharp

August 20, 1944 - January 18, 2018

Tommy Lester Tharp, age 73, of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on Thursday January 18, 2018. A visitation for Tommy will be held Monday, January 22, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Leak Memory Chapel, 945 Lincoln Road, Montgomery, AL 36109. A graveside celebration of life will occur Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Forest Hills Memorial Park, 9504 US Highway 31, Montgomery, AL 36105. Fond...
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Mona Martin Richards

December 26, 1932 - January 18, 2018

Mona Martin Richards of Birmingham, Alabama, joined her Heavenly Father on January 18, 2018. Born in Sage, Arkansas, on December 26, 1932, Mona was the oldest of six children born to Mary Bryant Martin and Elbert Alfred Martin. Mona is preceded in death by her son, Linn Fowler Richards, and his elder son, Christopher Eric Richards. She is survived by her daughters, Teresa Richards Jacobs (Paul)...
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Kathy Crosson Wallace

March 14, 1957 - January 16, 2018

Kathy (K.C.) Crosson Wallace, 60, of Wetumpka, went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 16, 2018 after a hard fought battle with cancer.She was preceded in death by her Grandparents, Garnett and Arvie Norton, J.T. and Ruth Crosson and several uncles.Kathy is survived by her husband of 37 years, Robert Wallace; son, Dustin (Brianna) Wallace, daughter, Kristin Wallace; parents, Sylvia (Huey)...
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Franklin Hampton Johnson

April 19, 1949 - January 15, 2018

Franklin Hampton Johnson, age 68, of Grady, AL, went to be with his Lord on January 15, 2018 after a prolonged illness at his home. A man of great wit, he had a fierce love for his family, animals, and for his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. and Mrs. Leslie Macon Johnson, Sr. (Elizabeth) and his niece, Suzanne Kathleen Johnson. He is survived by his...
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Frances Barnes Johnson

February 28, 1927 - January 14, 2018

Johnson, Frances Barnes, 90, a resident of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. Visitation will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 from 9:30a.m. - 10:30a.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. A service of celebration will follow at 11:00 a.m. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery following the services. Frances was born in Lafayette, AL to Odessa MacEachern and...
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Johnny Roe Andrews

August 9, 1936 - January 13, 2018

Mr. Johnny Roe Andrews, 81, of Montgomery, Alabama, passed away peacefully at his daughter's home in Eclectic, Alabama on Saturday, January 13th, 2018. He left this earth surrounded by loving family and friends. Born on August 9, 1936 in Ozark, Alabama to Roy and Katie-Belle Helms Andrews, Johnny grew up in Ozark and Eufaula, Alabama and graduated from Eufaula High School in 1954. He attended the...
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Bradford Hardie Gay

September 27, 1997 - January 13, 2018

Bradford H. Gay, Jr., Lt. Col., USAF, Retired, died Friday, January 13, 2018, age 89. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Hatfield Gay , and four children: Connie Looney, Terry Hughes, Bradford Gay III, and Rebecca Harding, and their families. There will be a viewing on Wednesday, January 17 from 5 pm until 7 pm at Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, Alabama and a service on Thursday, January 18...
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LaFaye Jennings Frederick

October 19, 1919 - January 12, 2018

LaFaye Jennings Frederick, age 98, of Fort Worth, Texas passed away on Friday January 12, 2018. She was born October 19, 1919. A graveside service for Mrs. Frederick will be held Friday, January 19, 2018 at 10:00AM at Alabama Heritage Cemetery, Montgomery, Alabama. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.Leak-MC.com for the Frederick family.
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James O. Struthers

December 9, 1923 - January 11, 2018

James O. Struthers "Jimmy", 94, of Montgomery, passed away, January 11, 2018.He was preceded in death by his wife, Alicia O. Struthers; his parents, Eddie N. Struthers Sr. and Mary L. Struthers; and brother Ed Struthers Jr. He is survived by his daughters, Dawn Dekoning (Hans), Carol Nobles (Dan) and Susan O'Neal (Greg); five grandchildren, Marty Boswell, Jeffrey Boswell (Debra),Laura Blackwell ...
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Lettie Craig Cornwell

January 19, 1927 - January 10, 2018

Lettie Craig Green Cornwell, "Craig", 90, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2018. She was born January 19, 1927 in Montgomery, AL. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, her "sweet man" Virgil, her son, Hardy Keith, and her sister Kate Olive Gordon.She is survived by her sons, Bill (Marcie) of Montgomery, and Craig (Denise) of Guntersville, and daughters, Janet Nebrig (AI) of...
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Charles Wayne Hamilton

April 20, 1944 - January 10, 2018

Hamilton, Charles W. of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on January 10, 2018 at the age of 73. Charles loved fishing and competed in many bass tournaments. He loved his fishing community and the family welcomes any who would like to wear fishing attire to do so.He was preceded in Death by his mother, Colene Hamilton Combs; and uncle, Willie Hamilton.Charles is survived by his son, Chuck Hamilton;...
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Marguerite Champion Todd

December 31, 1913 - January 10, 2018

Marguerite Champion Todd, 104, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2018. She was from Huntsville but had lived in Montgomery for 9 years. She is preceded in death by her husband Raymond L. Todd, her brother John H. Champion and his wife Ruby, a nephew and two sons in law.She is survived by her daughters Marilyn T. Todd, Montgomery, AI and Phyllis T. Hawley (Don), Tyron, NC., five grandchildren,...
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Jack Whetstone Pitts

March 20, 1932 - January 9, 2018

Jack W. Pitts born March 20, 1932 went home to be with the Lord on January 9, 2018. Born the son of Carey Fletcher Pitts and Myrtle Butler Pitts, he was the youngest of seven children growing up in Gantts Quarry, Alabama located on the outskirts of Sylacauga. He joined the Army at the young age of 16 serving in Germany, Korea, France, and Vietnam. He earned 2 Bronze Stars, The Meritorious Service...
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Earl Mortimer Hall

March 29, 1921 - January 8, 2018

Dr. Earl M. Hall, 96, of Montgomery, AL went to be with the Lord on Monday, January 8, 2018. He was born to Sam and Elsie Hall on March 29, 1921. He graduated from Phillips High School in Birmingham, AL and earned a BA degree from Samford University. He earned a Master's in Religious Education from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY and received an Honorary Doctor of Divinity...
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Clifton Renfro

October 9, 1931 - January 8, 2018

Clifton G. Renfro, 86, passed away peacefully on January 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his son, Wayne Renfro. He is survived by his wife Norma Clemmer Renfro, Wesley Renfro (Meredith), daughter, Wanda Morris (Mike Laymon), granddaughters, Blair Morris, Lindsey Farmer (Aaron), grandsons Wilson Renfro, Carter Renfro and great granddaughter Hannah Morris. Mr. Renfro was a 20 year retired...
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Jeanne Ann Brasington

December 30, 1933 - January 8, 2018

Jeanne Ann Brasington, 84, of Hope Hull, passed away on Monday, January 08, 2018.She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Clarence Edward Brasington Sr., and daughter, Wanda Kay Brasington.Jeanne is survived by her children, Roxanne Royal, Clarice Griffin (Kenneth), Tammy(Donald) Royal and Ed(Kim) Brasington; sisters, Ruby Myrick of Highland Home and Frances Wilson of Georgia;...
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George Edward McMillan

May 17, 1944 - January 7, 2018

George E. McMillan, 73, a resident of Montgomery, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018. He was born in Ocilla, Georgia on May 17, 1944. He attended Lanier High School and was a Vietnam Veteran in the Navy Forces. He retired from Albany International. He was a beloved Father and Friend and is preceded in death by his wife, Carol Gail McMillan. He is survived by his daughters, Tammy G. Miller &...
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Frances Mignon Hand

March 26, 1936 - January 7, 2018

Mrs. Frances Mignon Hand, 81, of Montgomery, AL, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at Wetumpka Health and Rehabilitation. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband: Billy Jack Hand; parents: Virgil and Leila Dailey; sister: Lewellyn Sievers and brother-in-law: Bob Sievers. She is survived by her son: Mike Hand (Angela), one sister: Nancy...
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Gary P. Perry

February 29, 1940 - January 7, 2018

Gary Phillip Perry, Sr., 77, a resident of Montgomery went to be with the Lord on January 7, 2018. He was born on February 29, 1940 to Causton and Orene Perry. He attended Lanier High School, and retired from Albany International, Appleton Wire.He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Betty Smith Perry; sons, Phillip (Dawn) Perry of Montgomery and Brian (Kimberly) Perry of Brandenburg, KY;...
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Carol Roxanne Peavy

July 26, 1960 - January 6, 2018

Carol Roxanne Peavy, 57, of Prattville, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018.She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Shirley Smyly.Roxanne is survived by her daughters, Amberly Peavy and Mallory Peavy; brothers and sisters, Sharon Springer, Terry (Cheryl) Smyly and Charlotte Kyle; grandchildren, Emma Moore, Jadon Harris, Marliey Serritelli and Braxton Serritelli.A visitation will...
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Rebecca Looney Lewis

August 15, 1944 - January 5, 2018

Rebecca Looney Lewis of Millbrook, AL passed away on January 3, 2018 at the age of 73.She was preceded in death by her father, William Looney; mother, Helen Looney; brother, James Earl Looney; and brother, Billy Looney.She is survived by her three sons, Robert Sloane, Randall Sloane, and Reese Sloane; her grandchildren, Courtney Sloane, Cameron Sloane, Dallas Sloane, Meagan Sloane, J.R. Sloane,...
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Kay G. Gordon

February 24, 1935 - January 4, 2018

Kay Guice Gordon, 82, of Montgomery, passed away on January 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Maj. John L. Gordon. She is survived by her daughter, Dawn Hyde (John); son, Chip Lee Gordon; a grandchild, McKenna Gordon, a brother and two sisters.She was a member of St. James United Methodist Church. Ms. Gordon will be interned January 13, 2017 at 11:30 AM at...
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Juanita Shaw Gaines

October 25, 1926 - January 4, 2018

Juanita Shaw Gaines of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on January 4, 2018 at the age of 91. She was retired from Gayfers as a buyer of children's and infants clothing and was involved in the Gayfer Girls. She loved to square dance with her husband and was an avid reader. Mrs. Gaines was a loyal member of Capitol Heights United Methodist Church for over 75 years and was a faithful Sunday school...
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Cynthia B. Alford

January 15, 1949 - January 4, 2018

Cindy (Burdell) Alford passed away on Thursday, January 4th. Visitation will be Friday, January 12th from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Leak Memory Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Saturday, January 13 at 10:00am at the University Church of Christ on the Atlanta Highway. Survivors include her husband, Larry Alford, 3 sons, Wesley (Katie)of Taft, TN, Dr. David (Sherry) of Madison, AL, and Lee (Keri...
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Margaret M. Cook

August 30, 1929 - January 3, 2018

Margaret M. Cook, 88, passed away on January 3, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband Jesse Lee Cook, parents, Forrest Conoley Madison and Naomi Norris Madison sister, Dorothy Madison Marshall, brother, James Forrest Madison and grand-daughter, Shelby Madison Weverink. She is survived by her children; Stanley Forrest Cook (Candy), Mark Allen Cook (Cathy), Lee Martin Cook (Karen) and...
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William Earle Hix

August 28, 1945 - January 3, 2018

William "Bill" Hix, age 72, passed peacefully in his sleep to join his wife of 50 years in Heaven, on Wednesday, January 3. A lifelong resident of the tri-county area, Bill graduated from Robert E Lee High School in 1963 before beginning his 40-year career as a highway engineer with the Alabama Department of Transportation. His love of life included his passions for playing softball, riding...
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Roland Arthur Hester

November 6, 1928 - January 3, 2018

Roland Arthur Hester, III, DDS, a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, died on January 3, 2018, at the age of 89. He was a lifelong member of Trinity Presbyterian Church, where he served as chairman of the Diaconate and later on the Session and as Elder Emeritus. He served on the committee that started Trinity Presbyterian School and served on the original Board of the school. He taught Sunday...
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John Gary Johnson

September 16, 1939 - January 2, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Geraldine Gillis Hofer

November 26, 1919 - January 2, 2018

HOFER| Mrs. Geraldine Gillis, 98, a longtime resident of Montgomery died in Cedar Bluff, Al January 2, 2018. Born in Louisville, Alabama on November 26, ,1919, she is preceded in death by her parents George Walter Gillis and Ella Foye (Thomas) Gillis, husband Earl Kenneth Hofer, sister Aileen G. Hall, and great granddaughter Isabella Weatherly Hofer. Mrs. Hofer is survived by sons Lloyd M. Hofer ...
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Clyde Curtis Scott

September 16, 1922 - January 1, 2018

Clyde Curtis Scott, 95, retired USAF SMS, resident of Montgomery, Alabama passed peacefully at his home on Monday, January 1, 2018.He was born in Goodlett, Texas on September 16, 1922 to Walter and Mary Scott. Clyde served his beloved military as a Senior Master Sergeant for 27 years before retiring to Montgomery, Alabama. His service took him to Europe, Korea, Greenland, Canada and many duty...
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Eloise Cook PARSONS

February 3, 1936 - January 1, 2018

Emily Eloise Cook Parsons, age 81, passed from this earthly life into the glory of heaven on Monday, January 1, 2018. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God's plan, and the love and prayer of family and friends carried her through a long courageous battle with ovarian cancer. Even in this, she truly had the most upbeat spirit and engaging smile. Eloise is preceded in death by her...
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Hubert Malcolm Furlong

January 6, 1928 - December 31, 2017

Hubert Malcolm Furlong along with his twin brother Herbert Ernest Furlong, were born at home January 6, 1928 in Troy, Alabama to Rufus Earl and Vera Mash Furlong. Older siblings were Earl Nathan Furlong and Marjorie Furlong (Oswalt). The family moved to Montgomery when the twins were young. Mr. Furlong enjoyed an idyllic childhood with family and friends. After attending Sydney Lanier High School...
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Matthew Eugene Israel

March 11, 1961 - December 31, 2017

Matt Israel, 56, of Prattville, Al., passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017, surrounded by his friends, John Simmons and Stevie Hines and his angel, Regina Wilson.He was preceded in death by his Father, Marco Israel and Brother Mark Israel.Matt is survived by his son, Gene Israel; grandson, Gene Gene Israel; mother, Bonnie Israel; Sisters, Bonita Harris, Christy (Mark) Israel and Susan (Danny)...
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Lula E. Douglas

April 8, 1933 - December 31, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Mildred Lewis Rowlen

September 14, 1929 - December 30, 2017

Mildred Lewis Rowlen, age 88 of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017. She graduated from Holtville High School, and retired from the State of Alabama Department of Public Safety. Mrs. Rowlen was a longtime member of Fairview United Methodist Church where she was a member of The United Methodist Women. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Joseph Alexander...
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Elizabeth Hurst Biebighauser

May 25, 1950 - December 30, 2017

Elizabeth Hurst Biebighauser of Montgomery, Alabama, loving daughter, sister, wife, and mother, died on December 30, 2017, following an extended illness. Mrs. Biebighauser was born in Pensacola, Florida, the daughter of the late Edward Hunter Hurst, Brigadier General, United States Marine Corps, and the late Emma Randolph Elebash Hurst. She graduated from Mercer University in Macon, Georgia,...
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Audrey Jean Stowers

December 10, 1939 - December 30, 2017

Mrs. Audrey Jean Ollenbittle Stowers, 78, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Angels for the Elderly in Montgomery, AL. She was born on December 10, 1939 in North Tonawanda, NY, daughter of the late William Federick Ollenbittle and the late Ila Ruth Tyron Ollenbittle.Mom enjoyed a full life filled with many interests. As an Air Force wife she lived in many places but always...
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Helen Blanche Brannon

August 14, 1915 - December 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Rebecca Jane Huett

May 19, 1941 - December 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Jane Jane Huett

May 19, 1941 - December 29, 2017

HUETT, Rebecca "Jane" Hall (Age 76), a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, December 29, 2017. Jane was preceded in death by her father, John W. Hall, her mother, Myra Pouncey Metcalf, brothers, John E. Hall and J.C. Hall, sister, Sara Hall Wayshak, and son-in-law, Jim Sasser. Jane leaves behind her loving husband of 58 years, LTC ...
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Louie H. Cox

April 30, 1958 - December 28, 2017

Louie H. Cox, Jr, 59, of Montgomery, Al., passed away peacefully on December 28, 2017 after a brief illness. Louie was born in Okinawa, Japan, April 30, 1958 to Louie Sr. and Barbara (Hannah) Cox. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra Fredrick Cox; his youngest sister, Louann Cox and his father, Louie H. Cox Sr.Louie was a 1977 graduate of Jefferson Davis High School. He was also an avid...
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Elna Grace Rowell

January 1, 1924 - December 27, 2017

Elna Grace McGough Rowell, 93, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Grace "Gracie" was born January 1, 1924 in Crenshaw County Alabama to Robert and Virgie McGough. Gracie married Frank H. Rowell Sr. in 1943 and resided in Montgomery, AL. She was a kind soul and enjoyed spending time with her family. Her hobbies included camping, dancing, concerts and playing...
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Myrtle Blocker Eady

July 30, 1931 - December 27, 2017

Eady, Myrtle B. (Pat), of Montgomery, AL, passed away on December 27, 2017 at the age of 86. She graduated from Murphy High School in Mobile, AL in 1949, married William Charles Eady on February 21, 1953, and was a member of Eastmont Baptist Church.She was preceded in death by her parents, William Frank Blocker and Demaries Evans Blocker; sister, Myrtice Abel; and husband, William Charles Eady...
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Cecil Merritt Cork

June 29, 1940 - December 26, 2017

Cecil Merritt Cork, 77, a resident of Montgomery, Alabama went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, December 26, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents Robert Cecil and Irene Myers Cork as well as his only sibling, William T. Cork. He is now survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Delores Freeman Cork and two daughters, Wendy Cork Sheehan (Patrick) and Christy Cork Beerse (Danny). He is...
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Benjamin Anthony Hagler

February 17, 1970 - December 25, 2017

Benjamin Anthony Hagler, 47, of Montgomery, passed away at home on December 25, 2017. Ben was born on February 17, 1970 in Montgomery, to Joe and Katherine Timmerman Hagler. He is survived by his wife, Lindsey Smith Hagler, his parents, and his brother, William "Bill" Hagler, all of Montgomery. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Ruby and Otis Hagler and Lillian and Frank Timmerman....
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Irma Wright Lisenby

November 11, 1949 - December 24, 2017

LISENBY, Irma Wright, 68, died Sunday, December 24, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born on November 11, 1949, she was preceded in death by her parents, Ed and Eileen Wright. Left to cherish her memory: Her devoted friend, husband, confidant, companion, and all around "side-kick", Jimmy Lisenby; her children, J.C.Lisenby and KayLynn Birch & Keith Lisenby and Kellie Lisenby...
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Thomas J. Azar

February 19, 1933 - December 23, 2017

Thomas J. Azar, 84, of Montgomery, passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017.A Rosary will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at St. Bede Catholic Church at 10:30AM, with a funeral mass to follow at 11:00AM.Burial will follow at Greenwood Serenity Gardens.
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Kenneth Richard Jakeman

March 12, 1944 - December 23, 2017

Kenneth R. Jakeman, 73, of Hope Hull, passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017.Mr. Jakeman was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Velma Jakeman, and his little brother, Bruce Jakeman.He was a retired CW4 with 20 years of service in the Army, retired with 30 years of service with IBM and retired with 20 years of service with the State of Alabama's ISD division. He also served as a Reserve...
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Steven Arthur Lincoln

November 30, 1955 - December 21, 2017

Steven Arthur Lincoln, 62, died Thursday, Dec. 21. at Jackson Hospital. Steve was born on Nov. 30, 1955 in Denver, Colorado to Arthur and Rosanne Lincoln. In 1979, Steve graduated from Memphis State University (University of Memphis) with a Bachelor of Business Administration. After years of working in real estate and development, Steve opened his own motorcycle business, MT Customs, in 2005....
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Jacqueline Dickens Parquette

January 2, 1929 - December 21, 2017

Jacqueline "Jackie" Dickens Parquette, 88, of Montgomery, Alabama passed away peacefully at home December 21, 2017 surrounded by family.Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at 2pm at First United Methodist Church of Montgomery located in Cloverdale Park with minister Karl Stegall officiating. Visitation will be from 1pm to 2pm at the church.Jackie was preceded in death by...
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Raymond Crum Boykin

April 23, 1921 - December 21, 2017

Raymond Crum Boykin, Sr. died December 21, 2017. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during World War II in the Pacific theatre. Boykin was an Elder Emeritus at Trinity Presbyterian Church and also the founding Headmaster at Trinity Presbyterian School. He was born April 23, 1921 to Chollet Berney and Sallie Clyde Crum Boykin. He was preceded in death by his daughter,...
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Eeron Williams Grant

May 22, 1919 - December 20, 2017

Eeron Williams Grant, 98, went to be with her Lord and Savior on December 20, 2017, with loved ones by her side. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Gertrude Williams; one brother, four sisters, and one granddaughter. She is survived by her children, Annette (Steve) Roberts, Jimmy (Donna) Grant, Connie (Donnie) Butts; grandchildren, John Mark (Merideth) Davis, Amanda (Blake)...
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Ruth Grindle Thompson

December 15, 1928 - December 19, 2017

Ruth Grindle Thompson, 89, passed away on December 19, 2017. Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband, McDuffie Thompson, brothers Frank "Bo" Grindle and Walter David "Buddy" Grindle, Jr.Mrs. Thompson is survived by her son, Walter (Tammie) Thompson and Joel (Ana) Thompson. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Ruthie Thompson, Victoria Thompson, John Michael Thompson, JoAna...
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Mary E. Fuller

August 8, 1935 - December 19, 2017

FULLER, Mary Evelyn Gates (Lee), 82, a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, died Tuesday, December 19, 2017, after a brief illness. She is preceded in death by her husbands, Norman Harrison "Pete" Lee and Charles Wilbur Fuller, and her parents, Estelle Moorer Gates, and Chris Elvin Gates, Sr. She is also preceded in death by her four brothers, Chris Elvin Gates, Jr., Carl Jordan Gates, James Emmit...
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Kevin Glackmeyer

October 15, 1956 - December 19, 2017

Kevin Glackmeyer, beloved husband, father, son-in-law, brother-in-law, uncle, friend and photographer passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on December 19 following a brave, 10-month battle with cancer. Born October15, 1956, Glackmeyer's lifelong passion for photography began when he received his first camera at the age of 14. At the time of his passing, he was employed as the chief...
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John David Bass

February 20, 1977 - December 18, 2017

John David Bass of Mobile, beloved son of Bill and Melinda Bass, passed away on Monday, December 18, 2017, at the age of 40. David graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1995 as the valedictorian. After graduation from high school, he attended the University of South Alabama where he received a master's degree in Physical Therapy. David was an avid Alabama fan and enjoyed coming home to...
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Nora Green Beasley

December 15, 1913 - December 17, 2017

Nora Green Beasley, 104, died Sunday December 17, 2017. Ms. Beasley was preceded in death by her husband, James Beasley; sisters, Pearl Green Dawson, Alice Green Kicker; brothers, Carson Green, Joe Green, Winifred Green, and Tom Green. She is survived by a sister, Euince White; nephews, Lawrence Dawson and David Beasley; nieces, Jerry Godwin, Jo Ann Burt, and Judy Brown; and a host of Great...
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Charles Edward Moseley

September 30, 1939 - December 17, 2017

Moseley, Charles Edward, of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on December 17, 2017 at the age of 78.He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurman P. Moseley and Francis Lucille Moseley; and brother, Thurman P. Moseley Jr.Mr. Moseley is survived by his wife of 60 years, Helen Lois Moseley; daughters, Patricia Moseley-Root (Ray Root), Renee Moseley Rigsby (Terrill Rigsby), Sandy Moseley Beasley ...
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Barbara Ellen Lommen

June 26, 1941 - December 15, 2017

Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen, age 76, of Montgomery, Alabama passed away December 15, 2017. She was born on June 26, 1941 in Rock Island, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents, Merle and Mable Elliot Merreighn, brothers Douglas and Rocky Merreighn. She is survived by her husband, James "Jim" Lommen, three daughters, Cynthia Suarez (Alexander) Lesinger, Lisa Suarez McVay, Jamie...
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Thomas Andrew Baker

June 8, 1964 - December 13, 2017

Thomas Andrew Baker, 53, of Montgomery passed away on December 13, 2017. Andy was a member of the First Baptist Church in Montgomery, where he worked with the youth and worked with the sound at the church for many years. With his dedication to the church, he also had a servant heart where he would assist the youth to clean up areas around Montgomery.A memorial service will be held on Sunday,...
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Eunice Hicks McCormack

December 13, 1932 - December 13, 2017

Eunice Hicks McCormack, 85, passed away on her birthday December 13, 2017. She was a resident of St. Petersburg Florida for past 10 years. Mrs. McCormack was born in Brooksville, Fl., where she attended Hernando high school graduating in 1951 after which she moved to Montgomery Alabama to marry the late Broyce McCormack. He preceded her in death in 2007. She is survived by her daughter Lynn...
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Jean Rollings Jackson

May 18, 1941 - December 11, 2017

Jean Rollings Jackson, 76, of Montgomery, passed away on Monday, December 11, 2017.She was preceded in death by her son, Michael Jackson and parents, Dr. and Mrs. H.H. Rollings.Jean is survived by her husband, Ivy L. Jackson, and son, Jeff Jackson. A visitation will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at Leak Memory Chapel beginning at 10:00AM, with a graveside service to follow at 11:00AM at...
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Samuel Edgar Robinson

July 6, 1948 - December 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Berta Ruth Kelley Anderson

April 6, 1925 - December 10, 2017

Berta Ruth Kelley Anderson, 92, a resident of Montgomery, AL, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017. Visitation will be held on Friday, December 15, 2017 at Leak Memory Chapel from 10:00-11:00, with a funeral service beginning at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow the services in Greenwood Cemetery. Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, Toonie and Janie Pool Kelley; siblings, David Kelley,...
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Melba Studdard Melton

March 13, 1928 - December 10, 2017

Melba Marie Studdard Melton, 89, passed away peacefully on December 10, 2017. Melba was a loving wife, sister, mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Oakley Webster Melton Jr. and her brother Dwight Studdard. She leaves to cherish her love and memory her five children: Ree Smith (Sage), Oakley Melton III (Diane), Marcia Hudson ...
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John Lindsey McKinnon

April 23, 1953 - December 10, 2017

John Lindsey McKinnon, 64, a resident of Deatsville, AL, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Leak Memory Chapel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery. John was preceded in death by his parents, Robert D. McKinnon, Sr. and Ruby Snider McKinnon; and...
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Misty Japarks Runyon

September 16, 1979 - December 8, 2017

Misty Japarks Runyon of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on December 8, 2017 at the age 38. Misty had a Bachelor's of Science RN and enjoyed scuba diving, avid reading, junior league, antiquing, shopping, crafting, concerts, event planning, and was a home maker and Amazing Aunt.She was preceded in death by her brother, Jonny Japarks; uncle, Harold Olsen; grandfather, Rolf Olsen; maw maw, Jean...
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Mildred T. Jackson

May 9, 1921 - December 7, 2017

Mildred Thomas Jackson, 96, of Montgomery, passed away on December 7, 2017. She is survived by her two sons, Rick Jackson and Kenny Jackson (Janice); two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, a niece and nephew.A visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 1:00pm until 1:45 pm at Leak Memory Chapel, with a graveside Celebration of Life at 2:00pm in Greenwood Serenity...
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Martha K. EILAND

October 9, 1922 - December 7, 2017

Mrs. Martha Kirkland Eiland, of Montgomery, AL passed away on December 7, 2017 in Prattville, AL after experiencing a brief illness at the age of 95.Mrs. Eiland was born on October 9, 1922 in Dale County, AL to Andrew and Annie Kirkland. At the age of 9, after her mother passed away during an extremely difficult period of time that the rural people in her community were experiencing, was moved...
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Hazel Virginia Farmer

August 24, 1926 - December 6, 2017

Hazel Virginia Farmer, 91, of Montgomery, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017.She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Houston Farmer, and parents, Charlie E. Wilson and Mamie Mae Wilson, and several brothers and sisters.Hazel is survived by her son, Donald G. Farmer; daughter, Pamela Farmer Cooper ( David); granddaughters, Candice Lashon Miller Cook and Sierra Michelle Cooper; three...
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Bobbie Sue Hutsler

January 4, 1935 - December 6, 2017

Bobbie Sue Hutsler, passed away on December 6, 2017. She is survived by her daughter Bonnie Courtney (Chuck), She was preceded in death by her son, Richard E. Bruster. She is also survived by five grandchildren: Christine Courtney, Laura Bruster-ElSherbiny (Mohammed), Matthew Bruster, John Bruster, and Robbie Bruster and one great grandchild, Omar.The family wishes to thank Dr. Larry Williams...
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Robert Edward Messer

October 12, 1931 - December 6, 2017

MESSER, Robert "Bobby" Edward died December 6, 2017. He was born October 12, 1931 in Montgomery Alabama. He was a United States Navy veteran, retired from Bell South, an avid hunter, fisherman and gun lover. Mr. Messer is predeceased by his parents Mr. and Mrs. A. O. Messer. He is survived by his Wife of 64 years, Perla B. Messer, son and daughter-in-law, Greg and Becky Messer, and step...
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James Leonard Martin

September 12, 1934 - December 5, 2017

MARTIN, JAMES L., SRJames L. Martin, Sr., age 83, of Montgomery, died suddenly Dec. 5, 2017. He is survived by his High School sweetheart, Lois Smith Martin; Son, Jimmy (Janice) Martin; Daughter, Vicki Martin (Buzz)Sawyer; Grandchildren, Trey Martin, D.J. Ryals, Amy and Wesley Sawyer; Great Grand Chrildren, Taylor, Brent, T.J., Aubrie, Ethan, and Bodhi Martin and Caden Sawyer. He was owner...
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Carolyn Tuttle Prahm

May 17, 1918 - December 3, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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JoAnne Alexander Farrell

May 15, 1946 - December 3, 2017

JoAnne A. Farrell, 71, of Montgomery, passed away on Sunday, December 3, 2017.She was preceded in death by her husband, Philip J. Farrell; father, Henry S. Alexander and mother, Edna E. Alexander.Mrs. Farrell is survived by her children, Deanna Kell and son, Charles Shaddix II; brother, Steve Alexander(Gina), and sisters, Jackie Alexander DiPofi (David) and Sue Alexander Johnson (Robert) and many...
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Melba June Wiley

May 12, 1922 - December 2, 2017

Melba J. Wiley, 95, a resident of Montgomery, died Saturday, December 2, 2017. Her visitation will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 12 Noon at Leak Memory Chapel, followed by her funeral service at 1:00 PM, with interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Born May 12, 1922 in Decatur, Alabama, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nathaniel P. Wiley, Jr. She is survived by her son,...
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John Steven Lehman

December 27, 1955 - December 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Leak Memory Chapel, Montgomery, AL.
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Thomas E. Peeks

December 5, 1923 - December 2, 2017

Peeks, Thomas Edwin (Ed), 93, a resident of Montgomery for the past 50 years, died peacefully on Saturday, December 2, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Hattie "Vivian" Peeks, his children Ken Peeks of Chelsea, Debbie Hackett (Dan) of Montgomery; his five grandchildren, Brad Peeks (Jenny), Daniel Hackett, Shawn Nicol (Daniel), Jennie Sellers (Thomas), and John Peeks (Rachel),...
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Russell Wayne Huggins

March 5, 1952 - December 1, 2017

Russell Wayne Huggins, beloved father and grandfather, passed away on December 1, 2017 at his home here in Montgomery. He was preceded in death by his parents, Billy and Hazel Huggins. He is survived by his sons, Jeremy (Kaila) Huggins and Joshua ( Stephany) Huggins; his daughter Ashley (Ken) Carter; and several grandchildren: Tucker and Karoline Huggins, J. T. Huggins, Casidy Huggins, Emma...
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Charlotte Cook Collum

November 25, 1959 - December 1, 2017

Charlotte Cook Collum, 58, of Montgomery, passed away on Friday, December 1, 2017.She was Preceded in death by her father, James Cook; mother, Mary Whitaker; sisters, Susan Burgess, Pam Cook; sister in law, BJ Stephens; nephews, Michael McDonald and Chris Walter.Charlotte is survived by her husband, Perry Collum; daughters, Amanda Collum, Brooke (David) Smith, Connie Markwell; grandchildren,...
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Pauline G. Blackburn

August 30, 1922 - November 30, 2017

BLACKBURN, Pauline G., 95, a Lowndesboro resident, died Thursday, November 30, 2017. Visitation will be held Monday, December 4, 2017, at 10 am, at Leak Memory Chapel, followed by a Graveside Service at 11 am, in Greenwood Cemetery, with Rev. Ray Wells officiating. Preceded in death by her husband, Lynn Davis Blackburn, Sr., she is survived by her son, Lynn D. Blackburn, Jr. (Joan);...
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