Obituaries for Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Ms. Bessie Colburn Monts

Marion &8212; Ms. Bessie Colburn Monts, 84, died on Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Vaughan Regional Medical Center.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., today at Mt. Ivah Church.

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Interment will be in the Church cemetery with Kirk Funeral Homes Marion Chapel directing.

Mr. Cleophus Ford

Mr. Cleophus Ford, 74, died on Tuesday, Jan.

29, 2008, at a local hospital.

Funeral arrangement will be announced by Lewis Brothers Funeral Home Inc.

Mr. James Asberry


Mr. James Asberry McClellan, 82, died Friday Jan. 25, 2008, at DC Hospital, Tuscaloosa.

He was preceded in death by sister, Lottie Jenkins; great-grandchildren, Christopher Bradberry and Abby Fancher.

Surviving is his wife Annie Velma McClellan; children, Billie Marie Huett (Jimmy), Micheal Russell McClellan (Dorothy), James Dennise McClellan, John Wesley McClellan (Miwon), Lena May Wyatt (William), Nena Fay Hutson (Bob), Josephine Duke (Dewayne), Dale Wayne McClellan (Sharon); sisters, Vergie Smith, Merle Nix, Rosetta Riddle, and Hazel Olson; 25 grandchildren; and 36 great-grandchildren.

Graveside service was held at 11 a.m., Monday


McClellan Plot with Heritage Chapel Home, a dignity Memorial Provider.

Pallbearers were Bert Baxter, Josh McClellan, Adam McClellan, Gary Bradberry, James Huett, Charles Huett, and Scott McClellan.

Mr. Paul Suther

Mr. Paul Suther, age 88, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008, at Hospice of the Western Reserve.

Funeral services will be announced at a later date by Lewis Brothers Funeral Home.