Mrs. Cynthia Loyd Sentell, 54 of Piedmont passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Sentell was a native of Canton, GA and the daughter of the late Billy and Eunice Abernathy Loyd.
Mr. Arthur J. Bertram, 56 of Sand Rock, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Bertram was a native of Peck, MI, the son of the late Robert George and Nancy Mae Maurer Bertram, was a dairy farmer, salesman, trucker and a member of Sand Rock Church Of Christ.
Mrs. Mary Jo Posey, 88, of Cave Spring, died Friday morning, Feb 3, 2017 at her residence. The former Mary Jo Dill was born in Altoona, Alabama, Dec 17, 1928, the oldest child of the late Frank Dill and the late Pearl Madderra Dill. Mrs. Posey was a member of the Cave Spring United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Pluma McClung, 100 of Centre passed away Tuesday January 31, 2017 at Cherokee Health and Rehab. Mrs. McClung was a native of Cherokee County and the daughter of the late Luther A. and Arnie Cromer Covington and was of the Baptist Faith.
Mrs. Kathelene E. Clanton, 89, passed away Thurs., January 26, 2017. She was born in Cherokee County and has been a resident of Madison County for over 58 years. She was baptized in Yellow Creek and was a member of the University Baptist Church.
Mary A. Waldrop, age 72 of Fort Payne, passed away Saturday, January 21, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Waldrop was a native of Chicago, IL, the daughter of the late Daniel and Theresa MayGutierrez Villarreal and was a clerical administrator for McMillian Publishing.
Mary Ruth Russo, age 85 of Gadsden, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2017, at Floyd Medical Center. Mrs. Russo was a native of St. Clair County, the daughter of the late Robert Whitney and Emma Leolia Kitchens Barber, was a seamstress and was of the Baptist faith.
Mrs. Nancy Meade, 85, of Centre passed away Saturday January 21, 2017 at Gadsden Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Meade was a native of Cherokee County and the daughter of the late John Duvall and Bertha Louella Brown. She was a member of Cedar Bluff First Baptist Church, loved her Fedellis Sunday School Class, her church family and her card playing friends.
Mr. Garvis Wayne Reed, 80, of Rome, passed away at his residence Friday, January 20, 2017. He was born on January 29, 1936 in Centre (Cherokee County), Alabama. Mr. Reed is the son of the late Thomas and Mae Smith Reed of Centre, Alabama.
Amber Faye Shaw, age 68 of Centre, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Shaw was a native of Anniston, the daughter of the late, Eugene Leonard and Annie Mae Bowen Johnson, was retired from Froot of the Loom and was of the Baptist faith.
Mrs. Sara Devell Kerr, 76 of Centre passed away Tuesday January 17, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Kerr was a native of Cherokee County and the daughter of the late Lawrence A. and Naomi V. Tolbert Hester and member of Old Nazareth Baptist Church.
Mr. Johnny “J L” Roberts 74 of Centre passed away Monday January 16, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Roberts was a native of Cherokee County and the son the late Virgil L. and Ida Bell Brunson Roberts and a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church.
William Allen Stowe, 90 of Centre, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at an Albertville Hospice facility. Mr. Stowe was a native of Cherokee County, Army Veteran of World War ll, member of Centre First Baptist Church, the son of the late William Robert and Lola Beatrice Weems Stowe and was retired from General Electric.
Mr. Austin Woodore Wyatt Autwell, 85, of McCalla, AL., passed away Friday, January 6, 2017 at his residence. He is a native of Centre, Alabama and the son of the late John and Louisa Conner Autwell. He was an Army Veteran and served in the Korean War and was later an owner of a community grocery store.
Mr. Derrick Eugene Wheeler, 56, of Centre, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Wheeler is a native of Cherokee County and of the Baptist faith. He worked as a Nursing Home Administrator, was elected Cherokee County Board of Education, former City Council Member, and enjoyed coaching numerous youth sports teams.
Memorial services for Mr. Cecil Poovey were held on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at First Baptist Church of Centre, Alabama. Dr. William Eddie Nation officiated with West Gadsden Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Claudia Louise Barnett Campbell, 79 of Ft. Payne, passed away December 25, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Campbell was a native of Cherokee County and was a member of Little River Baptist Church. Memorials can be made to the family.
Mr. James Harlin Terry, Chief Warrant Officer 4 U.S. Army (Retired), 77, of Cave Spring, moved from this world to Heaven Sunday afternoon December 11, 2016 following a short illness. Mr. Terry was born in Floyd County, Georgia. He was a member of the Mountain Home Baptist Church, an ordained deacon, was a member of the Cave Spring Masonic Lodge, a member of the Low 12 Club, and was a member of a community that loved and respected him. He retired from the U. S. Army after 39 years of dedicated military service.
Mrs. Bobbie Jean Ashley, 81 of Centre passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Ashley was born in Floyd County, and lived most of her life in Cherokee County. She was a retired lunchroom worker with the Cherokee County Board of Education and a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.