Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

(LaGRANGE, Ga.) Lola Lee Adams Barnes, 93, of LaGrange, Ga., passed away Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, after a long illness.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Russell Monroe Huddleston, 90, of Roanoke will be Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Rocky Branch Baptist Church, Woodland, with Bro. Matt Browning and Bro. Clayton Scott officiating.

(WADLEY) A graveside service for Tom Staples Sr., 84, of Wadley will be Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Wadley with Tom Staples Jr. officiating.

(FIVE POINTS) Deborah Jean Autrey, 63, of County Road 285, Five Points, passed away Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center, LaGrange.

(ROANOKE) A private memorial service for Steve Cole, 73, of Roanoke will be held at a later date.

(ROANOKE) Jefferson Tyrone McClendon, 61, of Nook Street, Roanoke, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, at Tanner-East Alabama Medical Center in Wedowee.

(ANNISTON) Drusilla Diane Bell Goggins, 52, of Anniston, formerly of Roanoke, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center in Anniston.

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(WEDOWEE) Odell Cephus Shelnutt, 84, of Wedowee, formerly of Franklin, Ga., passed away Monday, Sept. 13, 2021.

(ROANOKE) A graveside service for Modene W. French, 87, of Roanoke will be Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Randolph Memory Gardens with the Rev. Josh Hickman officiating.

(WOODLAND) Claudia F. Prendergast, 62, of Woodland died on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021.

(ROANOKE) A graveside service for Iva L. Clark-Pilgrim, 89, of Roanoke was Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Cedarwood Cemetery with the Rev. Shirley Meddick and Bro. Scott Whaley officiating.

(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Jonathan Taylor McManus, 29, of Wedowee will be Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at noon at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. David Daniel officiating. Burial will follow at Gold Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, Graham.

Geneva Lauderdale, 84, formerly of Malone, passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2021.

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(JACKSONVILLE) A celebration of life service for Carolyn Dobson Brooks, 89, of Jacksonville will be announced at a later date.

(ROANOKE) Catina Nicole Thomas, 49, of Roanoke passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2021.

(HEFLIN) Following a lengthy battle with cancer, Barbara Nan Morrison of Heflin passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2021, at the age of 66.

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(LaGRANGE, Ga.) Voyed Milton "Milt" Nichols Jr. passed away unexpectedly at his home in LaGrange, Ga., on Sept. 3, 2021, at the age of 52.

(OPELIKA) A graveside service for Carl Kingren, 91, of Opelika will be at Randolph Memory Gardens on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Mike Newman officiating.

(FIVE POINTS) The funeral for Effie Jeanette Johnson, 72, of Five Points will be Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tim Whaley officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

(ANNISTON) Drusilla Diane Bell Goggins, 52, of Anniston passed away Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Anniston.

(VALDOSTA, Ga.) Jane Ellen Bass, 80, of Valdosta, Ga., passed away Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021 at her residence.

(FIVE POINTS) Joseph Cornelius Hudson, 60, of Five Points passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021.

(ROANOKE) A graveside service for Jerone Hester, 71, of Roanoke will be Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Cedarwood Cemetery with Bro. Scott Whaley officiating.

(WADLEY) The funeral for Gabe Taylor, 17, of Wadley was Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Community Life Church in Roanoke with the Rev. Dan Waller and Bro. Zach Culbertson officiating. Burial followed at Randolph Memory Gardens.

(WEDOWEE) Tina Lucinda Ward-Hudson, 53, of Wedowee died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Ga.

(ANNISTON) Funeral arrangements for Drusilla Diane Bell Goggins, 52, of Anniston, formerly of Roanoke, are pending and will be announced by Clark Memorial Funeral Service. Ms. Goggins died Sept. 3 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Anniston.

(ROANOKE) Elliott Benard Holmes, 64, of Mickle Drive in Roanoke passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 4 at his residence.

(NEWELL) A graveside service for Honoria Olga Ruiz-s, 50, of Newell will be Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Wedowee City Cemetery.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Larry S. Cofield, 75, of Roanoke will be Monday, Sept. 6, 2021, at 5 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ryan Conger officiating.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Opal Farr Blackmon, 76, of Roanoke will be Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with Bro. Ricky Emery and Bro. Derek Farr officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Cathryn Gay Carroll Clark, 79, of Roanoke was Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. at Roanoke First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Josh Hickman officiating. A private burial followed at Cedarwood Cemetery.

(WADLEY) Faye Aikens Blackmon, 79, of Wadley died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at her residence.

(LANETT) Don Laney Sr., 83, of Lanett died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at his residence.

(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Margaret Evelyn Stillwell, 87, of Lineville, will be Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Mt. Prospect Baptist Church with Bro. Brandon Owens and Bro. Lee Hollis officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Ruby Warren Yates, 98, of Lineville will be Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Alan Burst, Bro. Ray Warren, Bro. Roger Hammett, Bro. Ricky Daniel and Bro. Brandon Owen officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Prospect Baptist …

(WADLEY) The funeral for Mary Teresa Knight, 52, of Wadley will be Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, at noon at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Keith Benefield officiating. Burial will follow at Corinth Christian Church Cemetery.

(AIKEN, S.C.) A memorial service for Janell Stewart Shreve, 88, who entered into rest Aug. 30, 2021, will be Friday, Sept. 3, at 1 p.m. at First Christian Church of Belvedere, S.C., with Pastor Milton R. Summerall officiating. The family will receive friends at the church following the service.

(ASHLAND) The celebration of life for William Ray Lipham, 69, of Ashland will be Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Larry Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery.

(ROANOKE) Harry Lee Shanks, 81, of Roanoke passed away Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021, at his residence.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Larry Winfred Houze, 84, of Roanoke was at 11 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with the Revs. Ray Weaver and Billy Allen officiating. Burial followed at Randolph Memory Gardens.

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(ROANOKE) Felita Eulette Ware, 51, of Roanoke passed away Saturday afternoon, Aug. 28, 2021.

(BIRMINGHAM) Frank Herschel Looser Sr., 88, of Birmingham passed away at UAB Medical Center on Aug. 25, 2021.

(ROANOKE) Sallie Meadows, 65, of Roanoke passed away Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Wyner Slay Phillips, 82, of Roanoke will be Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with the Revs. Jack Womack and Scott Hannah officiating. Burial will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery.

(MILLTOWN) Peggy Joyce Ragsdale Shaver, 83, of Milltown, died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, at her residence.

(FRANKLIN, Ga.) Phillip Paul George, 75, died suddenly Aug. 24, 2021, on George Farm.

(WADLEY) The funeral for Rhonda Baldwin, 61, of Wadley will be Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tyler Worthey and Bro. Frank Sledge officiating. Burial will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery.

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(WADLEY) The funeral for Rhonda Baldwin, 61, of Wadley will be Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tyler Worthey and Bro. Frank Sledge officiating. Burial will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery.

(GREENSBORO, N.C.) The Rev. Jimmy J. Norred, 81, of Greensboro, N.C., passed away Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021, at Moses Cone Hospital after a brief illness.

(FREDONIA) Retired Col. Gary Randolph Perry, Chaplain, USAF, died Aug. 19, 2021.

(OPELIKA) The funeral for Paul "Randy" Moon, 63, of Opelika will be Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Mike Newman officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

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(WOODLAND) The funeral for Monty Andrew Cantrell, 34, of Woodland will be Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Scott Hannah officiating.