Obituaries for May 30, 2007

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Stanley David Godbold Jr.

Stanley David Godbold, Jr., 64 years of age, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2007 in Atlanta, Ga.

Services will be held at the Camden United Methodist Church on Wednesday, May 30 at 11:00 a.m.

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Visitation will also be held on Wednesday, May 30 at 10:00 a.m. in the Camden United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

Burial will be at the Camden Cemetery.

David is the son of the late Judge Stanley D. Godbold, Sr.

David is survived by his mother, Mary H. Godbold; one son, Derek J. Godbold and a daughter-in-law, Kendra; one sister, Nancy Mirkheshti and brother-in-law Akbar; one brother, Donald Godbold; and nephews Zach Godbold, Josh Godbold, Wes Godbold, and Bijan Mirkheshti, and niece Holly Mirkheshti.

David was a 1961 graduate of Wilcox County High School.

He attended the University of Montevallo, Livingston University, and Liberty Bible College.

He served as a medic in the U.S. Air Force.

He was a resident of Gulf Shores, Ala., where he was employed by Alabama State Parks.

He was a member of the South Baldwin Community Theater where he performed in many productions including “Annie,” “South Pacific,” “Oklahoma,” “Fiddler on the Roof,” “HMS Pinafore,” “Harvey,” and many others.

He was a member of Gulf Shores Gulfway Assembly of God.

His interests included reading; classical, jazz, and contemporary music; movies; and the arts and exploring the outdoors.

He had a vast knowledge about an unlimited range of topics.

He was always “on stage” and was a delight to all who knew him.

Arrangements by Dunklin-Daniels Funeral Home, Camden, Ala.

Jessie Crocheron Sr.

Mr. Jessie Crocheron Sr., age 70 of Selma, died May 23, 2007, at his residence.

Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 2 p.m. at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Sammy McDole officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery. Miller Funeral Service directing.

Survivors include three sons, Jessie Crocheron Jr., Corey Crocheron and Lamar Crocheron; two daughters, Terrina Smiley and Linda Crocheron; two brothers, Albert (Dorothy) Ervin and Freeman Crocheron; eight sisters, Margaret Allen, Ethel Cheesbur, Rosetta Johnson, Betty Ford, Mary Barlow, Gracie Earies, Bertha Marsh and Lucille; 12 grandchildren, one son-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

Pallbearers will be Eddie Ford, Jeffery Ervin, Terence Ervin and Michael Ford.