Our Obituaries

John Henry Cosby

May 13, 1939 - January 25, 2018

Cosby, John Henry, age 78, of Leeds, AL passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018.Mr. Cosby was a loving father who was loved by his family. He loved to fish and was a big Alabama fan. He retired from ACIPCO and he served in the United States Navy on the USS Bennington as a radioman. He is preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Maudie Cosby.He is survived by his wife, Wanda Faye Cosby; son,...
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Margaret Dobbs Martin

August 9, 1947 - January 25, 2018

Martin, Margaret Dobbs, age 70, of Odenville, AL passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018.She is preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Lang and brother-in-law, David Lang.She is survived by her husband, Garry Martin; daughter, Dana Shockley (Mike); grandson, Ryan Shockley; brothers, Donald (Lil), Richard (Sue), Gaither (Martha), and Wayne (Jane) Dobbs. The family will receive friends Saturday,...
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Nell C. Cureton

April 7, 1922 - January 25, 2018

Cureton, Nell C, passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018.She is survived by several nieces and nephews.A graveside service will be held Monday, January 29, 2018 at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Leeds, AL.The family wishes to express thanks to the staff at St. Martin's Assisted Living with a special thanks to Crystal Williams. Visit online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds...
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Bradley Keith Chasteen

April 16, 1992 - January 23, 2018

Chasteen, Bradley Keith, age 25, of Pell City, AL passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Bradley was a graduate of Leeds High School class of 2011. He also attended the University of Alabama. He is survived by his parents, Keith and Maegan Chasteen; sister, Riley Chasteen; brother, Ty Chasteen; grandparents, James and Kay Chasteen; uncle and aunt, Kurt and Laysea Chasteen. The family will receive...
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Charles Christopher Isbell

June 8, 1950 - January 21, 2018

Isbell, Charles Christopher, age 67, of Odenville, AL passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018. He is preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Isbell.Mr. Isbell retired after serving 25 years in the local and county law agencies. He retired from the Springville Police Department and then spent his time with his family, being outdoors, and dressing up as Santa Claus. He is survived by his children,...
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Rose Lee Hutto

December 12, 1946 - January 20, 2018


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Delores Agnes Cearley

August 29, 1935 - January 20, 2018

Cearley, Delores, age 82, of ¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬Cropwell, AL passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, George Cearley; daughter, Cheri McCollum (John); son, William Cearley; brothers, Neal (Ruth) Wischmeyer, Victor (Margaret) Wischmeyer, Raymond (Myrna) Wischmeyer, Sonny (Jeannie) Wischmeyer, Sil (Betty) Wischmeyer, Gene Wischmeyer; sisters, Alberta Filhard ...
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Joe David Franklin

January 28, 1964 - January 18, 2018

Franklin, Joe David, age 53, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018.He is preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Glenda Franklin.He is survived by his daughter, Brianna Varner (Clint); son, Jackson Franklin; sister, Pam Keplinger; brother, Gary Franklin.The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 5:30PM to 7PM at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel with a memorial service...
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Lillian Hancock

March 19, 1922 - January 17, 2018

Hancock, Lillian G., age 95, of Moody, AL passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018, She is survived by her son, Jack Hancock (Linda); daughters, Marcia Poole, Brenda Stephens (James), and LeWauna Truitt (Gary); brother, Jake Glaze; 8 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends Friday, January 19, 2018 from 10:30AM to 11AM with Celebration...
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Michael Ray Newman

June 21, 1962 - January 17, 2018

Newman, Michael, age 55, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018.He is preceded in death by parents, Frank and Louise Newman; brother, Jack Newman; and sister, Bonnie Lovell.He is survived by his wife, Belinda Newman; sons, Brandon Newman (Kalyn) and Jason Thrasher; daughters, Amy Thrasher and Elizabeth Wilson (Steven); brothers, Glenn Newman (Daine) and Lynn Newman (Teresa); sister, Mashelle...
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Lillian G. Hancock

March 19, 1922 - January 16, 2018


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Michele Emery Fletcher

December 23, 1968 - January 15, 2018

Fletcher, Michele Emery, age 49, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018.Mrs. Fletcher was a member of Pearl Lake Baptist Church. She loved to write poetry as well as songs and lyrics for her church. Music played a major role in her life.She is survived by her husband, Don Fletcher; sons, Caleb Shammot and Dalton Fletcher; mother, Ruth Emery; sister, Rhonda Emery Isler (Scott).The family will...
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Olin C. BROOKS

March 21, 1933 - January 13, 2018

Brooks, Olin Connie (Dr. Mudd), age 84, of Springville, AL died Saturday, January 13, 2018.He is preceded in death by his wife, Anne Hurst Brooks.Her is survived by his two sons, Richard Brooks and Toby Hill (Connie); two daughters, Vicki Brooks and Loren Bangle (Donald); grandchildren, John Hill, Tara Hill, Erica Jarrell (Kenneth); great-grandson, Cooper Hill.Mr. Brooks was a 1959 graduate of ...
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Brenda J. Mott

October 20, 1953 - January 13, 2018


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James Manon Pledger

January 22, 1931 - January 12, 2018

James "Jimmy" Pledger, age 86, passed away January 12, 2018 of kidney disease. After graduating from high school in Leeds, Alabama he attended the University of Alabama where he majored in English. In 1951 to 1955 he served in the U.S. Navy as a journalist, his favorite assignment was the two years he spent in Tokyo, Japan.In 1957 he married Priscilla Mustin of Tuscaloosa. She bore him two...
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Norman David Sanchez

August 19, 1966 - January 12, 2018

Sanchez, Norman David, (aka Stormin' Norman) age 51 of Leeds, AL passed away suddenly on Friday, January 12, 2018. Norman worked as a real estate agent in the Birmingham area for many years. He brought joy to everyone who knew him and never met a stranger. He loved being with his family, cooking, making people laugh (especially by performing his famous Snoopy dance), was an avid fan of LSU...
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William Christopher Phillips

April 12, 1969 - January 12, 2018

Phillips, William Christopher, age 48, of Centerpoint, AL passed away Friday, January 12, 2018.He is preceded in death by his mother, Thalery Dean Phillips.He is survived by his daughter, Abigail La Russa (Luke); father, Richard Phillips (Evelyne); brother, Rick Phillips (Suzanne); sister, Tressa Fouts (Paul); grandchildren, Neveah, Luscas, and Norah. The family will receive friends Monday,...
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James Roberts

December 11, 1921 - January 11, 2018

Roberts, James William, age 96, of Moody, AL passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018.Mr. Roberts was a member of Community Presbyterian Church in Moody, AL. He served in WWII with Navy Seabees and retired from Birmingham Water Works.He is preceded in death by his wife, Lois Roberts.He is survived by his daughters, Janet Smith and Susan Bowden; sons, Jim Roberts and Jack Roberts; brother, Raymond...
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Mamie L. Peoples

May 3, 1946 - January 9, 2018

Peoples, Mamie L., age 71 of Odenville, AL passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018.She is preceded in death by her husband, Travis Peoples.She is survived by her daughters, Robin Butler (Mike), Christie Peoples, and Melodie Poer; son, Dale Peoples (Sharon); sister, Judy Powell; grandchildren, Sarah M Peoples, Crystal Walker (John), Paige Ham (Jamie), Chris Poer and Brittney Gettler; great...
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Ricky Edward Harmon

December 15, 1954 - January 8, 2018

Harmon, Ricky Edward, age 63, of Pell City, AL passed away Monday, January 8, 2018.He is survived by his wife, Lisa Harmon; son, Michael Edward Harmon (Candice); step-daughters, Brandy Parks (Charlie) and Katrinna Crook (Jimmy); sister, Paula Cromer; grandchildren, Dayne Parks, Jonah Parks, and Zoey Crook. The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 9, 2018 from 6PM to 8PM at Kilgroe Funeral...
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Norma Davis Bush

June 30, 1943 - January 7, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Leland Dennen

November 23, 1942 - January 4, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Jerrel Andrews

January 29, 1928 - December 31, 2017

Andrews, Jerrel Eugene, age 89, of McCalla, AL went to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday, December 31, 2017.He is preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Martha Bosworth Andrews; dad, J.B. Lester Andrews; mother, Grace Forman Nichols; brother, J.L. Frederick Andrews; and step-father, David Norman Nichols.He is survived by his wife, Louise Burchfield Andrews; daughters, Rhonda Andrews and...
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Patricia Nell Stephenson

February 14, 1941 - December 29, 2017

Stephenson, Patricia Nell age 76 of Odenville passed away December 29th, 2017. She is survives by her sons: Charles R. Stephenson, William J. Stephenson and Ricky L. Stephenson. 7 Grandchildren: Alyssa Mae Stephenson, Charles R. Stephenson Jr, Bailey Stephenson, Courtney Stephenson, Brennen Stephenson, April Stephenson and Ricky L. Stephenson Jr. 6 Great Grandchildren: William Presley Mitchum,...
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Janice Reeves Holland

December 31, 1953 - December 29, 2017

Janice "Buddy" Reeves Holland of Moody, AL is with Jesus and free from suffering as she entered Heaven on December 29, 2017. She was at home, surrounded by love with her daughter and family and her puppy, Morgan. She was an active member of Park Avenue Baptist Church in Moody. She was a Lifetime member of the Million Dollar Club of the Alabama Board of Realtors. "Buddy" was a supporter of the...
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Jimmy Beavers

November 3, 1935 - December 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Carolyn Terrell

April 11, 1942 - December 27, 2017

Terrell, Carolyn age, 74, of Leeds, Alabama passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017.She is survived by her sons, Jimmy Terrell and Billy Terrell. Kilgroe Funeral to direct services.Visit online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds directing.
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Ronnie D. Pilkington

October 30, 1946 - December 27, 2017

Pilkington, Ronnie D., age 71, of Pell City, AL passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017.He is survived by his wife, Donnis C. Pilkington; daughters, Cherri Pilkington Hamlin (Tony) and Sassy Pilkington; sons, Rance Pilkington (Aimee) and Rafe Pilkington (Jennifer); brother, Doug Pilkington; grandchildren, Kayla, Jackson, Connor, Briley, Colin, Paisley, Claire, Cooper, Jack, Hudson, and Harper...
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Judith A. Hountz

October 23, 1939 - December 24, 2017

Hountz, Judith, A. age, 78, of Leeds, Alabama passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at 9:35am. She is survived by her best friends, Vincent Joel and Diana Lee French; 1 son; 3 daughters; sisters, Cheryl, Shirley, and Dottie; brother, Larry and 3 granddaughters. A memorial service will be held at her home during the spring time hosted by Vincent Joel and Diana Lee French.Visit us online at www...
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Geraldine Treadwell

March 11, 1937 - December 23, 2017

Treadwell, Geraldine Barker, beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, age 80 of Odenville, AL passed away Friday, December 22, 2017.She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Isaac C Treadwell; sons Michael C Treadwell, Jerry Patrick Treadwell and daughters, Angela Dawson Keenum, Christa Cornwell; and her dear sister, Barbara Freeman. Grandchildren: Nick Dawson, Pamela...
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Joshua Luke Wilson

December 20, 2017 - December 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Douglas R. Carr

July 29, 1934 - December 20, 2017

Carr, Douglas Ray, age 83 of Vandiver, AL, passed away Wednesday, December 20, 2017.Mr. Carr served in the United State Marine Corps during the Korean War. He loved to fish with his family, especially his brother-in-law. He was a devoted husband and father. Mr. Carr has also served as a volunteer fire fighter as well as a draft man. He was an avid reader and an Alabama football fan.He is preceded...
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John T. Martin

March 8, 1930 - December 19, 2017

Martin, John Thomas (J.T.), age 87 passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017.He is survived by his wife, Doris Martin; son, Alan Martin; step-son, Charlie Owens; daughter, April Martin Smith; step-daughters, Jody Jones Washington, Sheila McKenna, and Sandy Posey; 12 grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. The family will receive friends Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 1:30Pm to 3PM with a...
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Raymond Parker

May 21, 1944 - December 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Rachael Trott

May 10, 1975 - December 17, 2017

Trott, Rachael Mickle, age 42 of Moody, AL passed away Monday, December 18, 2017. She is survived by her husband, Paul Trott; daughter, Madison Trott; mother, Margie Self; sister, Teresa Painter, and brother, Benny Mickle.Memorial services for Mrs. Trott will occur at a later date.In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Visit online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com...
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John Arthur Burtram

December 10, 1946 - December 16, 2017

Burtram, John Arthur, Sr. age 71, of Odenville, AL passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father, John Hicks.Mr. Burtram is survived by his daughter, Brenda Rutherford (Sam); sons, John Arthur Burtram, Jr., Mark Allen Burtram, and Joe Burtram; mother, Bertie Johns; sisters, Ann Cowan, Martha Hyche, Laura Nell Quick, Lola Bilbro and Marie Powe; brothers, Leonard...
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Margaret E. Hutchins

August 2, 1924 - December 16, 2017

Hutchins, Margaret Edwards age 93 of Odenville passed away December 16, 2017. She was preceded in death by 1 son: Sammy Choat. She is survived by her husband: Jim Hutchins. Son: Michael Choat. Granddaughters: Samantha Choat and Christine Choat. Memorial services will be held Wednesday December 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Kilgroe Funeral Home - Leeds. The family will receive friends from 10-11 on...
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Ruby L. Davis

November 6, 1945 - December 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Lola Parson Williams

May 11, 1931 - December 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Fannie L. Riddle

January 10, 1934 - December 12, 2017

Fannie Lou "Tookie" Clements Riddle passed away peacefully in her sleep Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at Hanceville Nursing Home in Hanceville, AL. She is preceded in death by her parents, James Newton and Mattie Lou Clements and siblings Luther Clements, Dewey Clements, Odell Clements, Cleaston Clements, Wallace Clements, Alvie Clements, Auborn Clements, James Randolph "Doc" Clements, Gertha...
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Lois Ingram Moore

August 23, 1925 - December 11, 2017

Moore, Lois Ingram, age 92, passed away December 11, 2017.She is preceded in death by her husband, Austin Moore; grandson, Shannon Brown; and parents, Otis and Sally Ingram.She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Brown (Don), Lynette Morris (Don), and Candi Franklin (Gary); sister, Inez Spradley; grandchildren, Tammy Mularski (Greg), Scott Morris, Kandle Watts (Scotti), Brandon Morris, Jarrett...
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Peggy N. Spradlin

September 17, 1950 - December 10, 2017

Spradlin, Peggy Andrews. Age 67 entered into the presence of her Savior on Sunday, December 10, 2017. A lifelong resident of Prescott, AL; Peggy loved to laugh and be with her loved ones.She is preceded in death by her husband, James Wayne Spradlin; parents, Edward and Lucille Andrews; brothers, Tony and Buford Andrews; and sister, Mary Lou Gasaway.She is survived by her sons, Jerry Guy (Teresa)...
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Peggy Ella Mae Pennington

May 25, 1937 - December 10, 2017

Pennington, Peggy Ella Mae, age 79, of Odenville, AL passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017.She is preceded in death by her husband, Howard T (Buddy) Pennington and daughter, Cindy Johnson.She is survived by her sons, Dewayne Pennington (Melony), Kip Pennington, and Kevin Pennington (Lana); daughter, Lisa Coyne (Ronnie); grandchildren, Crystal Garrido, Candy Riggins, Jessica Childers, Jonnica...
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John Matthew Hamilton

July 7, 1943 - December 10, 2017

Hamilton, John M., age 74, passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017.He is preceded in death by his parents, John, Sr and Clara Hamilton.He is survived by his wife, Robin N. Hamilton; son, Jack Hamilton (Tisha) of Odessa, TX; daughter, Casey Hamilton of Birmingham, AL; brother, Jack Ray Hamilton (Kathy) of Leeds, AL; grandchildren, Zackary Hamilton (Holly) of Maryland and Zane Hamilton (Nancy) of...
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Robert L. Shockley

December 12, 1944 - December 9, 2017

Shockley, Robert L. "Bobby", age 72, of Odenville, AL passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Mamie Shockley; sisters, Susie Hammett, Jodie Watson, and Patsy Lovvorn. Mr. Shockley is survived by his sons, Gary Shockley (Tracey), Robert Shockley, and Jeff Shockley (Amy); brothers, Larry Shockley and Hugh Shockley; and sister, Doris Shockley;...
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Robert Lee Sarazin

February 7, 1959 - December 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Dorothy Fournier

July 28, 1929 - December 6, 2017

Fournier, Dorothy, age 88, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017.She is survived by her husband, David Fournier; sons, David Vickery (Janice), Brett Vickery (Robbie), and Mike Vickery; sisters, Joy Thompson, Mary Robshaw, and Jean Odum; grandchildren, Sarah, Josh, Jacob, Eric, Jennifer, Derrick, Justin, and Meagan; and 9 great-grandchildren.Visitation for Mrs. Fournier will be Sunday, December...
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Lounell Lounell Brasher

June 8, 1933 - December 6, 2017

Brasher, Lounell, age 84, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017.She is preceded in death by husband LB Brasher and many loved ones and friends who have gone before. She is survived by her daughter, Denise Franklin (David); sons, Paul Brasher (Cindy) and Dennis Brasher (Cindy); sisters, Virginia Watson and Edna Ball; grandchildren, Heather, Shannon, Stephanie, and Kristen; great-grandchildren,...
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Juanita B. Birdyshaw

December 26, 1938 - December 1, 2017

Birdyshaw, Juanita age 78 of Tarrant passed away Friday December 1st 2017 She is preceded in death by her sister Betty Jean Brown and her parents Woodrow and Lucille Brown. Mrs. Birdyshaw is survived by her husband Franklin D. Birdyshaw. Son:Franklin D. Birdyshaw Jr. 4 Daughters: Tammy Grayson, Bambi Jemison, Tiffany Teasley and Brandi Birdyshaw. 1 Brother: Woodrow Brown and 1 sister: Donna...
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Paula J. Armstrong

November 28, 1950 - November 30, 2017

Armstrong, Paula, age 67, of Leeds, AL passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017.Paula was a member of the Leeds Art Council, an employee of the former Carl Ann Florist, and a current employee of Jean's Florist and Kilgroe Funeral Home.She is survived by her husband, Garry Armstrong; daughter, Macy Armstrong; son, Brandon Armstrong (Jill); brothers, Timothy Wayne Crump and Butch Crump; and...
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Brandon Lee Summers

February 12, 1987 - November 26, 2017

Summers, Brandon Lee, age 30, of Talladega, AL passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Rev. Billy Butler; grandmother, Sue Terry; great grandparents, Homer and Mary Butler, Horace and Grace Gomer; and father, John Fike.He is survived by his sons, Hayden and Bryton; daughter, Ashlyn; mother, Susie Butler Hayes; sisters, Samantha Noble (Chris), Heather...
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Charles Ray Rogers

March 19, 1959 - November 25, 2017

Rogers, Charles Ray Jr, age 58, of Pell City, AL passed away Saturday, November 25, 2017.He is survived by his Wife, Susan Rogers; Daughters, Tia Rogers Clementi (Joseph), Ashley Rogers, Savannah Rogers, and Jade Barker; Son, Corey Barker; Parents, Charles Ray Rogers, Sr and Priscilla DuBose; Sister, Debbie Hood.The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 1PM to 2PM with a...
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Teresa Carter Rosario

June 29, 1966 - November 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Sarah L. Gladney

August 18, 1921 - November 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Homer L. Bucxkner

December 31, 1954 - November 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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David Wesley Woodard

February 5, 1996 - November 17, 2017

Woodard, David Wesley, age 21, passed away Friday, November 17, 2017.Wesley was a son, brother, soon to be dad, and friend to everyone he met. He died too young at only 21 years old but touched many lives. He lived his life to love others and did this well. He was a simple man who loved adventure. A tragic accident took his life but we will always remember the boy with the brightest smile.He is...
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Jerry Oliver Brasher

February 6, 1943 - November 16, 2017

Brasher, Jerry Oliver, age 74, of Pell City, AL passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Emma Brasher; 2 sons, Mar Brasher and Robbin Brasher; and brother, Jon Brasher.Services for Mr. Brasher will be announced at a later date. Visit online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds directing.Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home...
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Leroy V. Isbell

November 27, 1940 - November 11, 2017

Isbell, Leroy, age 76, of Birmingham, AL passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, W. R. Isbell and Jewel Davis; daughter, Tabitha Isbell; and son, Van Isbell. He is survived by his daughter, Delane Isbell; 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 6:00PM at Kilgroe Funeral Home. Arrangements under the...
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Raymond E. York

August 9, 1930 - November 7, 2017

York, Raymond, age 87, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017.He is survived by his wife, Dorothy York; daughters, Linda York Watkins (Conrad), Elaine York, Theresa York Bozeman, Elizabeth Ann York, and Darlene York Munson (Richard); sons, Raymond Earl York II (Ginger), Step-children; Charles Peoples, Danny Peoples (Margaret); Kathy Buttram (Tony), Darlene Lee, and Kimberly McCain (Johnnie); son-in...
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James Richard Coates

December 29, 1964 - November 5, 2017

Coates, James Richard, age 52, of Leeds, AL passed away after a long time illness. He was a graduate of Leeds High School Class of 1983 as well as a Cum Laude graduate of Troy University Class of 1989. James served in the US Army from 1983 until 1985. He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Vivian Coates.He is survived by his wife, Donna Falletta Coates; sister, Rebecca Coates Sippel;...
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Jimmy Clayton Hollis

April 1, 1959 - November 4, 2017

Hollis, Jimmy Clayton, age 58, of Odenville, AL passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2017. Mr. Hollis was a member at New Life Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He is survived by his brothers, Jacky Hollis of Odenville, AL; Joe Hollis (Shelia); and Lem Hollis (Sue); sister, Mary Frances Keith; niece, Sandra Hollis (Becky); great niece, Hannah Hollis and great nephew, Austin Lacey....
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Sadie Mae Horsley

March 18, 1949 - October 30, 2017

Horsley, Sadie Mae, age 68, of Trussville, AL passed away Monday, October 30, 2017.She is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Glenn Horsley.She is survived by her sons, Paul Horsley (Kristy), Jame Horsley (Louann), Billy Horsley (Lisa), and Scott Horsley; daughter, Mary Darden (Dale); brothers, B.J. Isbell, Mickey Isbell, and Johnny Isbell; sisters, Faye Edge, Clara Phillips, Normie...
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James B. Wells

November 13, 1930 - October 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Charlotte R. Fincher

March 7, 1951 - October 22, 2017

Fincher, Charlotte Raughton, age 66, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2017.She is preceded in death by her father, James F Raughton.She is survived by her son, Brandon Howard; mother, Alice Raughton; 3 sisters, Joyce Ferguson, Sandra Prentice, Debra Clowdus.Charlotte was the life of the party who enjoyed making her friends and family laugh. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 25,...
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Edward Leon Caswell

August 31, 1946 - October 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Ray B. Summers

February 8, 1924 - October 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Charles Junior Wrenn

September 18, 1929 - October 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Howard Ward Westbrook

July 8, 1929 - October 14, 2017

Westbrook, Howard, age 88, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017.Mr. Westbrook retired from life insurance sales. He is preceded in death by his son, Kirk Westbrook.He is survived by his wife, Glenith Westbrook; son, Stephen Westbrook; sister, Dot Couch; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren.There will be a graveside service for Mr. Westbrook Wednesday,...
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Wanda Bailey

May 26, 1951 - October 14, 2017

Bailey, Wanda "Jo" Isbell, age 66, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017.She is survived by her grandchildren, Adam and Danny Morgan and Ashley Taylor; great-grandchildren, Landen Morgan, Holden Morgan, Hudson Morgan, Matthew, Shailey, Randi, Morgan and Karli Rutledge. The family will receive friends Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 1PM to 2PM at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel, with funeral...
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Mary R. Crowder

May 16, 1947 - October 11, 2017

Crowder, Mary, age 70 of Leeds, AL passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She is preceded in death by her parents, Virginai and Henry Russell, Jr. and brother, Morris Russell.She is survived by her husband, Thomas L. Crowder, Jr.; children, Sandra Roberts and David Byrd (Sandra); brother, Henry Russell, III (Joyce); 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews....
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Hoyt G. Stovall

September 29, 1926 - October 11, 2017

Stovall, Hoyt G. Jr., age 91 of Leeds, AL passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017.Mr. Stovall served as a Merchant Marine and served 25 years in the Birmingham Police Department. He ran a real estate development business, as well as a successful tire business. He is preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Sara B Stovall, and grandson, Hoyt G Stovall IV ('Bubba").He is survived by his sons,...
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Jimmie Estes Layman

December 19, 1941 - October 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Robin Rich

November 28, 1970 - October 10, 2017

Rich, Robin, age 46 of Trussville, AL passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017She is survived by her daughter, Emily Maria Johnston (Alex); Son, Joshua David Rich; parents, James and Sherry Sollie; brother, Jeff Sollie; and grandchild, Acacia Eden Johnston. The family will receive friends Friday, October 13, 2017 from 10AM to 11AM at Kilgroe Funeral Home Leeds Chapel. A memorial service will follow...
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Jean Byars

September 30, 1937 - October 9, 2017

Byars, Jean "Dolly", age 80 of Deltona, FL, passed from this life October 9, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents Harry and Jean Novotny of Long Island, NY, and loving husband of 56 years, Obediah Byars of Moody, AL. She is survived by her daughter, Deanna Rose (David) Williams of Cahaba Heights, AL, brother Harry (Joycelyn) Novotny of East Northport, NY and sister Joyce Peterson of...
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Joy Sahm

May 12, 1950 - October 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Eunice G. Parker

February 22, 1925 - October 8, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL.
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Jon Bailey Bradford

August 24, 1938 - October 7, 2017

Bradford, Jon Bailey, 79, of Moody, AL passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frances and Vernon Bradford. He is survived by his wife, Deborah Bradford; sister, Jane Bahr (Greg); children, Robie Bradford, Kelly Orso (Carl), and Dela Gray; grandchildren, Kayla and Nick Harris, Christian Orso, Travis Webb, and Remy Gray; great-grandchild, Sadie Harris. A...
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Johnny Roy Stokes

December 3, 1976 - October 5, 2017

John Stokes, age 40, of Leeds, AL, passed away on Oct. 5, 2017. He is survived by his parents, Johnny R., Sr. & Kathy (Keith) Stokes & his sister, Stacy Rene Stokes. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John D. & Eva Stokes of Leeds and James R. (Red) & Florence Keith of Birmingham. John was a graduate of RLC Shades Valley (Class of '95) & attended UAH on a full academic scholarship. His...
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June Ash

March 5, 1929 - October 4, 2017

Willie June Isbell Ash died Wednesday, October 4, at her home in Odenville,Alabama.June was born on March 5, 1929, in St. Clair County, to Mr. and Mrs. JamesWilliam Isbell ( Icie Lea Moore). She had 2 brothers, Hoyle, and Clayton, and 3sisters, Lucille Leachman, Mozelle Eagan, and Elizabeth Shaw. In 1947, Junemarried John Michie Goss, having two children, Lea Brunson ( Ron) and EllenHand (Dan)....
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Janie E. Moore

September 10, 1935 - October 3, 2017

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Mary M. Brasher

December 2, 1927 - October 1, 2017

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Martha Smith

September 4, 1942 - September 29, 2017

Smith, Martha Lorene West, of Leeds, AL passed away September 29, 2017 at the age of 75 surrounded by her family and friends.She is preceded in death by her husband, Johnny, son, Bradley and great granddaughter, Averie-Claire Smith. Martha was a 1960 graduate of Leeds High School & a 1990, Summa Cum Laude, graduate of UAB, where she later went on to earn a Masters Degree in English. Martha...
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Charles Robert Brown

December 23, 1972 - September 29, 2017

We are deeply saddened to announce that Charles Robert Brown, 44 of Odenville, AL, passed away in his home on September 29, 2017 after a short but difficult fight with colon cancer. Charlie was born in Alabama to Ted and Linda Brown on December 23, 1972. His family moved to Lawtey, FL when he was a year old. He grew up there and graduated from Bradford County High School in 1990. He made the...
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Thelma R. HUNT

January 15, 1924 - September 23, 2017

Hunt Thelma, age 93 died Saturday Sept. 23, 2017. Mrs. Hunt retired from Sears, Roebuck and Company after 37 years of service and she was a member of Valley View Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband William Henry HuntMrs. Hunt is survived by her niece by birth and daughter by choice, Carol Rainey and numerous other nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be Monday Sept 25,...
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Billy Joe Vandegrift

June 23, 1942 - September 22, 2017

In Memory of: Billy Joe Vandergrift June 23, 1942 ~ September 22, 2017 Age ~75 Survivors: Wife: Carolyn Vandergrift Daughter: Rebekah Nichols (Dean) Grandchildren: Austin Nichols, and Tyler Nichols Brother: Wallace Vandergrift Sisters: Pauline Woodard, and Betty Jean Payne Funeral service: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at...
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Danni D. REED

December 13, 1955 - September 20, 2017

Danni Sue Davis Reed, 61, of Moody, Alabama died Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Danni is preceded in death by her parents, Duris Davis and Eugenia Davis Bellew and grandmother, Louise Hunt Davis and brothers, Charles (Butch) Davis, David (Beaver) Davis and John Kevin Davis. Danni is survived by her husband, Tommy Reed, daughter, Jessica Mann Freeman and son, Landon (Rachel) Reed. Danni was...
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Hubert Satterfield

May 31, 1946 - September 18, 2017

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Elsie Faye Sweatt

March 19, 1935 - September 10, 2017

ELSIE FAYE SWEATT DOB 3/19/1935Husband - Bobby G. Sweatt, Celebrated 65 years of marriage on July 19, 2017.Son & Daughter-in-law - Mark & Tonya SweattGrandchildren - Keri Coker & Kory SweattGreat Grandchildren - Evie Grace & Beau CokerLiving Siblings - Jack Simpson, Stewart Simpson, Emery Simpson, Wayne Simpson, and Joe Simpson.Deceased Siblings - Lois May, Mary Rogers, E.J....
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Betty Tarlton

August 21, 1934 - September 10, 2017

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Luann Clem

April 2, 1965 - September 9, 2017

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Shirley Jean Cox

January 4, 1938 - September 4, 2017

Cox, Shirley "Toby" Crooks, 79, of Pell City, passed away September 4, 2017. Shirley grew up in Ensley and graduated from Ensley High School in 1957. She was employed by JC Penney for over 20 years working in the business office of the Ensley and Five Points West stores. In later years, she worked for Stonewall Insurance and Waste Management. She was an active member of the Salvation Army,...
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Jacqueline E. Sweatt

January 21, 1925 - August 30, 2017

Sweatt, Jacqueline Elizabeth (Epperson), age 92, of Leeds, AL, died on August 30, 2017. She was born in Remlap, AL, in Blount County on January 21, 1925. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church in Leeds, AL.She is preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Fred Sweatt; parents, Charlie and Alma Epperson; sisters, Sue Lott and Annie Mae Perry; and brother Charlie C. Epperson, of Pell City. She...
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Martha Horsley

June 30, 1935 - August 28, 2017

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James Bell Helms

August 31, 1939 - August 27, 2017

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Laura Louise Stokes

December 23, 1929 - August 25, 2017

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Bruce H. Lewis

February 24, 1949 - August 24, 2017

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Harold Ray Stephens

February 16, 1940 - August 23, 2017

Stephens, Ray, age 77, passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at his home in Trussville, AL. He leaves behind his wife of 51 years of marriage, Ann Stephens; a son Boyd and grandson, Cody Stephens, of Trussville, AL. Other survivors include his brother, Robert Stephens (Leal) of Prattville, AL; sister, Henrietta Hood (Clifton) of Greenville, AL. Sister-in-law, Darlene Stephens, of McKenzie, AL.;...
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Bobby C. COOK

March 1, 1930 - August 22, 2017

Cook, Bobby Clark of Trussville, Al, passed away Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the age of 87.He is preceded in death by his wife, Linda Cook.He is survived by his children, Beverly Smith (Carl, Jr.), Billie Howard (Dwight), and Bobby Cook; brother, Scott Cook, sister, Mary Gilham; grandchildren, Tina Matthews, Clark Smith, Jenna Gardner, Julie Gates, Rhonda Jackson, Angela Johnson, and Bobby Poe;...
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Bobby J. Jones

April 10, 1943 - August 21, 2017

Jones, Bobby J., of Moody, AL, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at the age of 74.He is survived by his wife, Carolyn J. Jones; daughters, Shonda Alford (Duane) and Michelle Long (Charles); son, Darrell Jones (Angie); sister, Elsie Marie Harbin; grandchildren, Andrew Alford, Allyson Smallwood, and Savannah Jones; great-grandchild, Madison Grace Alford, sister in law, Mary Jones, and several...
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Olivia Ratliff

March 2, 1932 - August 20, 2017

Ratliff, Olivia M. of Irondale, AL, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the age of 85.She is preceded in death by her son, Mark Ratliff.She is survived by her husband, Wallace James Ratliff (Tiny); special nephew, Larry Maske; daughters, Patricia Kay Ratliff and Jaunita Eskew; brothers, Dennis Maske (Judy), Ronnie Maske,John Maske (Jo), Jim Maske, and Frank Maske (Faye). 2 grandchildren, 4...
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