OBITUARIES July 8, 2005

Published 12:00 am Thursday, July 7, 2005

Annie Ruth Trotter

Annie Ruth Trotter, age 80, died Thursday July, 7, 2005 in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday July 9, 2005 at New Live Oak Cemetery and directed by Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home.

Mrs. Trotter is survived by her sons Romus (Betty) Trotter of Cocoa Beach, Fl and James (Bonnie) Trotter of Calera; daughters Bonnie (Paul) Jones of Marion Junction, Mary (Sonny) Weldon of Ecru, Mississippi, Diana (Willie) Cabaniss of Sweetwater; brothers, Lewis Aultman of Centerville, Al, Jack (Rosita) Aultman of Houston, TX, David (Hilda) Aultman of Marion, ; sisters, Mary Alice (Dale) Lehman of Dothan, Betty (James) Baker of Thorsby, Johnnie (Ted) Crocker of Heiberger; numerous nieces and nephews; 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Trotter was preceded in death by her loving husband James H. Trotter and a brother Douglas Aultman.

Family visitation will be Friday from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. at Lawrence Brown- Service Funeral Home.

Mattie B. Tolbert

Mattie B. Tolbert, age 70, passed away July 5, 2005 at Warren Manor.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 1 p.m. at Second Baptist Church with Rev. Daryl Moore officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.

Miller Funeral Service directing.

She is survived by her husband, David Drain; parents, Thursday Mack and Eskin Brown; two sons, James Tolbert and the late Robert Tolbert; seven daughters, Mable Thomas, Louise Steele, the late Gerldean Tolbert, Marzetta Tolbert, Lillie Tolbert, Catherine Mosely and Tyniece Harris; two brothers, Clearence Mark and the late Jack Mack; one sister, Mamie Faries; 24 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; five sons-in-laws; one daughter-in-laws; one deceased sister-in-law and 13 nephews.

Pallbearers will be family members.

Corene K. Wilson

Corene K. Wilson, age 78, passed away July 7, 2005 at Vaughn Regional Medical Center.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Miller Funeral Service.

Marie Jones

Marie Jones, age 86, of Hayneville, passed away June 29, 2005.

Funeral services were held Thursday, July 7, 2005 at 12:00 p.m. at Lily Baptist Church with Rev. Fletcher officiating. Burial followed in Means Cemetery.

Bell Funeral Home directed.

Ethel P. McDonald

Ethel P. McDonald, age 37, of Fort Deposit, passed away July 2, 2005.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. at the Fort Deposit Complex with Rev. Bennie Stanford officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Deposit Cemetery.

Bell Funeral Home directing.

Carl Butcher

Carl Butcher, age 82, of Montgomery, passed away July 3, 2005.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at the Graveside. Burial will follow in Eastwood Cemetery, W. Ferry Road.

Bell Funeral Home directing.

Trent Rush

Trent Rush, of Tyler, passed away July 3, 2005.

Funeral services and survivors will be announced by Bell Funeral Home.

Curtis Massey

Curtis Massey, age 49, of Midfield, passed away July 1, 2005.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Uniontown. Burial will follow in Little Canaan Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Philip White’s Julia L. White Funeral Home is directing.

Timothy Mays

Timothy Mays, age 61, of Montgomery, passed away July 6, 2005.

Funeral services and survivors will be announced by Bell Funeral Home.

Rev. William Charles Howard

Rev. William Charles Howard, age 55, of Lowndesboro, passed away June 28, 2005.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of White Hall with Rev. L.L. Brown officiating. Burial will follow in First Baptist Cemetery.

Bell Funeral Home directing.

Willie Louis Jones

Willie Louis Jones, age 64, of Los Angeles, California, passed away July 2, 2005 at Vaughan Regional Medical Center.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, July 9, 2005 at 11 a.m. at Old Oak Grove Baptist Church with Rev. W.L. Melton officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Lewis Brothers Funeral Home directing.

He is survived by his wife, Ester M. Jones; his mother, Velma W. Jones; two sons, Carl C. Jones and Yovar Jones; seven brothers, Gosby, Jessie, Mark, Max Arthur, Alphonso, Cleophos and Matthew; two sisters, Candus King and Betty Jones; three grandchildren; one daughter-in-law and three sister-in-law.