Obituaries for Friday, Nov. 30, 2007

Published 12:00 am Friday, November 30, 2007

Ms. Lizzie Mae Scott

ORRVILLE &045; Ms. Lizzie Mae Scott, 64, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, at her residence.

Funeral services are scheduled for noon, Saturday, at John the Baptist Church with the Rev. Curtis Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Fulton Cemetery under the direction of Miller Funeral Service.

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Survivors include six sons, Eugene Scott, Willie J. Muse, Roosevelt Muse, Johnny Muse, Joseph Scott and Onnis Scott; two daughters, Sandra Scott and Gloria Clark; seven brothers , Eddie Scott, Jesse Scott, Willie Scott, Joe Cleveland Scott, Randolph Scott, Earnest Scott and Wilbert Rayford; eight sisters, Cassie B. Eastman, Julia M. Flennory, Johnnie M. Averhart, Emma Jackson, Mary Lee Scott, Juanita Priest, Gladys Rayford and Brunetta Cole; 28 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; one son-in-law; six daughters-in-law; four brothers-in-law; four sisters-in-law and a host of nieces and nephews.

Ms. Scott’s grandsons and nephews will serve as her pallbearers.

Bettye Marilyn Ellison

Bettye Marilyn Ellison, age 79, a resident of Selma, passed away Nov. 29, 2007.

Surviving Mrs. Ellison are her husband, Roland O. Ellison; sons, Coley J. Thompson, II of Selma, AL and Michael R. (Candace) Ellison of

Clanton, AL; daughter, Connie Wilson (Kelly) Wyatt of Moore, OK; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Leslie) Moore, Heather Wilson (Jay) Smith, Billy Walker Wyatt, Brice L. (Michelle) Wilson, Kelly (Bubba) Beasley, Jamie R. Ruff and Jeffrey B. (Mandy) Wilson and great-grandchildren, Benson Girlie, Hunter Smith, Chance Ellison, Michaela Ellison, Jake Smith, Jess Smith, Audrey Wilson, Thorne Wilson, Garrett Wilson, Clay Moore and Kelly Wyatt, II.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at 11 a.m. in Pineview Memory Gardens with the Rev. Preston Johnson officiating and Selma Funeral Home directing.

Pallbearers will be Benson Girlie, Carson Jones, Tommy Easterling, Michael Ellison, Jr., Jimmy Ruff and Jay Smith.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Cahaba Hospice, 410 Church St., Selma, AL


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Ms. Bettie Jo Cutruzzula

MILLBROOK &045; Bettie Jo Cutruzzula, 67, a resident of Millbrook died in a Montgomery hospital Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007.

Funeral services will be 3:30 p.m., Sunday at Leak-Memory Chapel.

Visitation will be held 4 to 7 p.m., Saturday.

She is survived by her husband Sal Cutruzzula Sr.; children Wanda Kutney, Sal Cutruzzula Jr., Mike Cutruzzula (Lorraine), and Anna Underwood (Roger); brother, Ronnie Belcher; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to NAMI at 4122 Wall Street, Montgomery, AL 36106.

Mr. Roy Parker

Mr. Roy Parker, 48, of Selma died Saturday, Nov. 24, at his residence.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, at Miller Funeral Services chapel with Pastor Michael Bowens officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood under the direction of Pastor Michael Bowens.

Mr. Parker was preceded in death by Annie Grimes Parker and Monroe Watkins, Willie Grimes, David Grimes and Annie Grimes Lewis.

He is survived by his brothers, Joe (Vera) Grimes, Cleveland; Rosie Parker, James Parker, Charles Parker, Rufus (Annie) Walters, Willie J. (Willianna) Watkins, Freddie Watkins, Dan Jackson, Fredrick (Willie Ann) Jackson, all of Selma and Alexander Watkins of Staten Island, N.Y.; sisters, Evelyn (Albert) Jennings of Sharon, Pa., and Carolyn (Maurice) Jordan; 15 nieces and 15 nephews.