Obituaries for Friday, June 10

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 9, 2005

Vivian Perry

Vivian Perry, 25, of Selma passed away on June 5, 2005 at the UAB Hospital.

Services are scheduled for Saturday, June 11 at 1:00 p.m. at the Selma Community Bible Church, 2580 Hwy 14E, with Rev. Jerald Stallworth officiating and burial at Sandridge Church Cemetery directed by Lewis Brothers.

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She is survived by her father, Lesley McCant; one daughter, Alana Perry; three brothers, Timothy Strong, Tynan Perry, Travis Perry; one sister, Vanessa Strong; three nieces; grandmothers, Jennie L. Strong and Cather Lee McCant.

Active Pallbearers will be Derrick Brown, Travis Johnson, Calvin Strong, Derrick Jackson, Robert Watts, Jr., Darrell Walker, Adrian Dowdell and Terrance Thomas.

Sally Lou Russell

Sally Lou Russell, 92, of Centreville, passed away Thursday, June 9.

Selma Funeral Home will announce funeral arrangements at a later time.

Dorothy M. Motley

Dorothy M. Motley, of Autauga County, passed away Thursday, June 9.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Miller Funeral Home.

Leonard T. Dial

Leonard T. Dial, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, June 1 at Parkview Hospital.

Services are scheduled for Saturday, June 11 at 1:00 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Frank officiating. Burial will follow at Lily Grove Cemetery with Miller Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include six daughters, Geraldine (Tyrone) Kimber, Dorothea Pearson, Carolyn (Clarence) Coleman, Denise Grayson, Erma (Lonnie) Savage and Pinkie (John) Thomas; one brother, Nelson Dial Jr.; one sister, Vera L. (Arthur) Suries; seven granddaughters; seven grandsons; five great-granddaughters and one great-grandson.

Joe Knight

Joe Knight, 53, of Tyler, died Monday, May 30.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 11 at 1:00 p.m. at the Old Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Blake officiating. Burial will follow in Duncan Cemetery with Bell Funeral Home directing.

Mary Elizabeth


Mary Elizabeth King-Moore, 59, of Selma, died Thursday, June 2.

Services are scheduled for Friday, June 10 at 11:00 a.m at Tabernacle of Praise officiated by Pastor Effell Williams. Burial will follow at New Live Oak Cemetery with Walker Mortuary directing.

Survivors include one son, Sebastian Patrick McGhee; four daughters, Tunga Wright, Theresa McGhee, Bessie Morgan and Michelle McGhee; two brothers, Phillips King Sr. and William (Bill) King; one sister, Mary Alice William; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sons-in-law; one daughter-in-law and numerous nephews and nieces.

Maude G. Stallworth

Maude G. Stallworth, 69, of Selma, died Monday, June 6 at Vaughn Regional Medical Center.

Services are scheduled for Saturday, June 11 at 12:00 p.m. at Town Creek Missionary Baptist with Pastor Patrick Bonner, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery with Miller Funeral Home directing. She was preceded in death by her husband, James, and two sons, Eddie and Greg Stallworth.

Survivors include one son, James Stallworth, Jr.; four daughters, Emma Davis, Dorothy, Pearl and Maude Stallworth; three brothers, David Lee Gordon, Arthur Gordon and Willie C. Gordon; four sisters, Levelena Harris, Channie Mae Surles, Rosie Lee Sanders and Ethel Lee Gordon; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one son-in-law; two brother-in-laws and three sister-in-laws.

Pallbearers will be friends and relatives.

Chermika Faye Moore

Chermika Faye Moore, 28, a resident of Selma died Tuesday, June 7 at her home.

Services are scheduled for Saturday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, with Pastor Leo King officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include parents, Rosie Bennett Roses and Leroy Blevins; two sons, Shavonta Quenton Moore and JaRious Kimos Moore; two brothers, Clarence Moore and Bohnaten Blevins; one sister, Atrillia Odoms; three nieces; uncles, aunts, and cousins. Pallbearers will be uncles and friends.

Willie Givan Jr.

Willie Givan Jr., 69, of Selma, died Wednesday June 8 at Warren Manor Nursing Home.

Services are scheduled for Sunday, June 12 at 1:00 p.m. at Beloved Apostolic Church of God with Pastor W.J. Brown. Burial officiating. Burial will follow in Dawson Cemetery with Miller Funeral Service directing.

Survivors include four brothers, John Givan, Jerry Givan, Calvin Givan and Leon Givan; three sisters, Lillie Belle Foster, Malinda G. Smith and Lorna P. Barker; two brother-in-laws, James Foster and Bobby Smith; one sister-in-law, Betty Givan; nephews and nieces.

Pallbearers will be Roderick Smith, Bobby J. Smith, Broderick Givan, Lee Givan, Cedrick Givan, Evrin Kennedy, Terry Johnson and John Givan, Jr.

Alfred ‘Bro’ McClain

Alfred “Bro” McClain, 50, of Demopolis, passed away Sunday, June 5 at his residence.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 11 at 10:00 a.m. at the Eastern Star Baptist Church, Demopolis. Rev. Terry Gosa will be the Eulogist. Interment will follow in Dugg Hill Cemetery, Coatopa.

The remains will repose at the church on Saturday beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Larkin & Scott Funeral Directors of Demopolis entrusted with arrangements.