Obituaries for Wed., Jan. 17

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 18, 2006

Annie Bender Strickland

Annie Bender Strickland, 100, a resident of Braggs, AL died on Tuesday, January 17, 2006.

Funeral services will be Thursday, January 19, 2006 at 11:00am from Braggs Christian Church, Braggs, AL with Reverend Randall Tucker officiating. Burial will follow in Braggs Cemetery with Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home directing.

The family will receive friends on hour prior to service.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Mack Strickland; four daughters, Maxine Strickland, Jean Hughes, Ann Ward, Mary Jung and one son, Aubrey Strickland. She is survived by four sons, Mack Strickland, Fred (Betty) Strickland, Ralph Strickland, Ed (Gayla) Strickland; three daughters, Aubrey (Bill) Johnston, Gloria (Douglas) McLendon and Bet (Charlie) Coco; twenty-eight grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will include Mrs. Strickland’s grandsons.

Memorials may be given to Braggs Cemetery Fund, c/o Derril L. Strickland, 15293 State Hwy 21 S., Minter, AL 36761.

Dunklin & Daniels Funeral Home directing.

Elbert (Butch)

Leslie, Jr.

Elbert (Butch) Leslie, Jr., of Selma died Wednesday, January 11, 2006 at Mother Cabrini Hospital in Manhattan, NY.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 21, 2006 at Miller Funeral Home Chapel at 2:30pm.

Elbert Leslie, Sr. preceded him in death and he is survived by his mother and stepfather, Eunice and Roy Crum; four sisters, five uncles, twelve aunts, two nieces, two nephews, one great niece and one great nephew.

Virgel Lee Turner

Virgel Lee Turner, 40, of Selma, Alabama died January 14, 2006 at his residence.

Services will be announced at a later date by Miller Funeral Service.

Sue Chambless Lane

Sue Chambless Lane of Benton passed away January 17, 2006.

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