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Thursday, 14 February 2013 09:27

Ethel Gantt Sanspree (October 14, 1924 - February 12, 2013)

Written by Staff

Mrs. Ethel Gantt Sanspree, 88, of Andalusia, passed away Tuesday February 12, 2013 in Foley, AL.

Funeral services will be at 2 PM Friday February 15, 2013 from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Coldwater Cemetery. Visitation will be at 1 PM Friday at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Mark Hernes of Ruidosa, NM and Penny Lynn and Larry Bonner of Robertsdale, AL; her grandchildren, Jeff Brannon, Shannon Burkett, April Davis, and Stephanie Gardner; her great grandchildren, Cody, Caleb, and Olden Brannon, Conner and Liam Burkett, Wesley, Austin, Taylor, and Kirsten Harrison, and Cheyenne and Sierra Davis; two brothers, Billy Gantt of Saraland, AL and Phil Gantt, Jr. of the Coldwater Community (Andalusia); three sisters, Loretta Gantt, Phyllis Pugh both of Foley, AL, and Joann Williams of Andalusia

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Thursday, 14 February 2013 09:26

Jimmy Wayne Blanton (August 16, 1947 - February 11, 2013)

Written by Staff

Mr. Jimmy Wayne Blanton, 65, of Andalusia, passed away Monday February 11, 2013 at his residence.

Funeral services will be at 11 AM Friday February 15th from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be at 10 AM Friday at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Blanton of Andalusia; his daughters and sons-in-law, Jill and Steven Prevett and Nancy and Jeremy Wilson, of Andalusia; his grandchildren, Peyton Prevett, Lane Prevett, Jack Wilson, Julianne Wilson; his sisters and brother-in-law, Alice and Wayne Kessenger of Charleston, SC and Pat Helms of Rock Hill, SC; a brother and sister-in-law, William and Freida Blanton of Mobile.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Blanton.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the ALS Association of Alabama, P. O. Box 2888, Huntsville, AL 35804.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Sunday, 09 December 2012 20:14

Crystal Denney Goodman

Written by Staff

Crystal Denney Goodman past away Saturday morning at her home in Antioch.

The Funeral Services will be at EVANS FUNERAL HOME in Florala, Monday at

3 p.m. at Florala,Al. Friends and Family visitation will be 1 hour before services.

Surviving, Charlie Godman, Tamberlie Goodman, and Hallie Goodman Family

will be meeting at their Home On 27586 Campground Rd, Andalusia, Al 36421

Monday, 08 October 2012 14:48

Kenneth Owens Nichols (July 27, 1940 - October 3, 2012)

Written by Staff

Mr. Ken Nichols, age 72 of Andalusia died on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 11 am at Foreman Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Mr. Nichols is survived by his wife, Bobbie Nichols of Andalusia; one son and daughter in law, Todd and Maxine Nichols of Pelham, Ala.; one daughter and son in law, Kim and Tim Cano of Charlotte, N.C; two grandchildren, Casey and Ally Nichols; one brother and sister in law, Sam and Ellen Nichols of Dothan, Alabama; a brother in law, Greg and Kathy Hughes of Dothan, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Nichols was a life long resident of Covington County and a graduate of Andalusia High School and Troy State University. He taught school at Pleasant Home and at Andalusia High School back in the 1960 -70 era. He was very instrumental as a Key Club advisor for 27 years and received the nickname “Chief” during that time. Mr. Nichols served on the Andalusia City Council and was a member of the Board of Directors of Covington Electric Coop for 33 years and was Covington Electric’s representative to the PowerSouth Energy Cooperative Board of Directors for 12 years.

The family will receive friends at 10AM Saturday at Foreman Funeral Home

The family requests that flowers or memorials be made to the Miracle League Field of Dreams Park, c/o Andalusia Rotary Club Foundation, PO Box 1422, Andalusia, Alabama 36420.

Family and friends unable to attend may sign the online registry at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Monday, 08 October 2012 14:47

Oda Ree Peevy (April 1, 1921 - October 2, 2012)

Written by Staff

Mrs. Oda Ree Peevy, 91, of Wetumpka, formerly of the Andalusia area, died Tuesday October 2, 2012 in a Montgomery Nursing facility.

Funeral services will be at 11 AM Friday October 5th from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Old Bethesda Cemetery in Loango.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Charlotte and Joe Small of Millbrook, AL and Shirley and Dewayne Radford of Simpsonville, SC, two sons, Jimmy Peevy of Atlanta, GA and Ricky Peevy of Wetumpka, AL, a brother, Marcus Lambert of Mobile, several grandchildren and great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Mrs. Voncile Nelson Lawson, 73, of Andalusia, died Monday October 1, 2012 in the Crestview, FL Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 2 PM Thursday October 4th from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Joel Calhoun and Bro. Porter Harris officiating, burial will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 PM Wednesday at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy and Tom Stephens, Bonnie and Bubba Lawson, of Andalusia, Dalina and Carlos Badillo of Madison, MS, her son, Daniel Lawson of Dothan, AL, grandchildren, Thomas Stephens of Atlanta, GA, Matt McCain, Jamie Boone, and Brittney Boone, all of Madison, MS, her sisters, Alice Walker of Andalusia and Kathleen Miles of North Carolina, and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Lawson, her brothers, Buddy and Joby Nelson, and sister, Ruby Henderson.

Pallbearers will be Tom Stephens, Barry Allred, Ronald Anderson, Michael Smith, Derrell Denny, and Ronnie Anderson.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Mrs. Melinda Renee Weaver Landreth, 38, of Andalusia, died Monday April 16, 2012.

Funeral services will be at 2 PM Tuesday April 17th from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brent Cook officiating, burial will be in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 – 8 PM Monday at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include her husband, Keith Landreth of Andalusia, her daughter, Kayla Alessandra Landreth, her mother, Vassie Weaver Gilliland, her sisters and brothers-in-law, Kaye and Lavone Ziglar and Earlene and Walter Howell, her brothers and sisters-in-law, Earl and Kristina Weaver, Jr., and Christopher E. and Kym Weaver, all of Andalusia.

Pallbearers will be Lavon Ziglar, Walter Howell, Jeremy Weaver, Steven Howell, Billy Don Weaver, Ray Bush, and Donnie Weaver.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Monday, 09 April 2012 18:49

Rev. Neal Wyatt (Died April 7, 2012)

Written by Staff

Rev. Neal Wyatt, age 81 of Andalusia passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012 at his residence.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at the First Baptist Church of Andalusia. The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday from 9 a.m., until time of services. Dr. Fred Karthaus, Rev. Larry Cummings, Rev. Pat Nobles will officiate. Pallbearers will be representatives from the Armed Forces. Honorary pallbearers will include all members of the Barachias Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church of Andalusia and all ministers of the Covington Baptist Association. Burial will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with full military honors. Keahey Funeral Home will be directing.

Rev. Wyatt is survived by his wife of 56 years, Kittye Wyatt of Andalusia Two sons and daughters-in-law, Jonathan Mark and Michelle Wyatt of Zephyrhills, Florida Timothy Deneal and Jana Wyatt of Opp Six grandchildren, Heather Wyatt of Nashville, Tennessee Michael Wyatt of Palm Harbor, Florida Sydney and Hannah Wyatt of Zephyrhills, Florida Anna and Ashlyn Wyatt of Opp

Rev. Wyatt served as the Director of Missions for the Covington Baptist Association from 1984 to 2000. During this time, one of his accomplishments was leading the association to begin the Christian Service Centers in Andalusia, Opp and Florala. Rev. Wyatt also had served the Crenshaw, Carey, Clay and Randolph of Alabama Baptist Associations. He was a graduate of BBI (Baptist College of Florida) with degrees in Theology and Religious Education. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Andalusia and retired from the United States Navy.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the Covington Baptist AssociationScholarship Fund, or the First Baptist Church or the charity of one’s choice.

Monday, 09 April 2012 18:46

Marcus D. Nolen (Died April 7, 2012)

Written by Staff

Mr. Marcus D. Nolen, age 76 of Red Level passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012 in the Andalusia Manor.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Tuesday at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at Keahey Funeral Home.

Burial will follow in Mott Church of Christ cemetery in Red Level with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Monday, 09 April 2012 08:54

Joe T. Bracewell (November 20, 1935 - April 7, 2012)

Written by Staff

Mr. Joe Taylor Bracewell, age 76, of Andalusia died Saturday April 7, 2012 at his residence.

Funeral services for Mr. Bracewell will be held Monday, April 7, 2012 at 3:30pm from the Foreman Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Frankie McVay officiating, interment will be in the Mt. Pisgah Cemetery. Visitation will be at 1:30 PM Monday at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Jan Bracewell of Andalusia, his sons and daughters-in-law, Alan and Judy Bracewell, Tim and Debbie Bracewell, Victor and Margo Bracewell, and Kenny and Nikki Bracwell, all of Andalusia, six grandchildren, onegreat grandchild, two brothers and sister-in-law, Mac and Shelia Bracewell and Bernie Bracewell, and sister, Jackie Henderson of Andalusia

Pallbearers will be Lamar Whittle, Terry Wilson, Chad Bracewell, Justin Bracewell, Joseph Henderson, and Michael Conforti.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at www.foremanfuneralhome.com.

Mrs. Ursey Dell Nichols, age 92, of Rawls Community died Friday April 6, 2012 in a local nursing facility. Funeral services will be 12 noon Monday, April 9, 2012 at Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home with Reverend Paul Little officiating. Interment will follow at Rawls Cemetery.

Mrs. Nichols is survived by a son, Brunson (Zola) Nichols of Andalusia, daughters, Glenda Winters of Andalusia, Phyllis (Tommy) Culpepper of Gantt, Judy Henby , and Jo Ann (Paul) Sanders of Andalusia, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren, sister, Peggy (Jake) Henderson of Andalusia, brother, Harold (Jeanette) Sorrells of Opp, sister-in-law, June Smith of Andalusia.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 PM Sunday at Foreman’s.

Thursday, 15 March 2012 10:32

Mr. Hubert Blue

Written by Staff

Mr. Hubert Blue,age 83 of the Beulah Community passed away

Wenesday 03 14 2012.

 

Visitation will be Friday 03 16 from 6pm-8pm at Wyatt Funeral Home.

 

Funeral Service will be Saturday 03 17 12, at 10:00am at Wyatt

Funeral Home Chapel.

 

Family request to receive friends at Bill Blue's residence at

Beulah Church Rd.

 

Survivors Include: Wife: Mary Josephine Blue

Sons: Doug & Vickey Blue

Bill & Tammy Blue

Roger & Lisa Blue

Brother: Gene Blue

6 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren

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