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.

(WOODLAND) The funeral for Helen Green Cothran, 84, of Woodland will be Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Alex Higgins officiating. Burial will follow at Highway Memorial Gardens.

(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Jerry Martin Wortham, 68, of Wedowee will be Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Iduma Congregational Methodist Church with Bro. Jonathan Hannah officiating. Burial will follow at Pineywoods Cemetery.

(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Cary Madison Price, 74, of Wedowee will be Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Gary Henderson, Scotty Whaley and Terry Sparks officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery.

(WOODLAND) The funeral for Janice Kilgore Sears, 80, of Woodland will be Monday, Sept. 21, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Sis. Carolyn Hanner and Bro. Mike Brewer. Burial will follow at Potash Cemetery, Roanoke.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Sarilyn Brewer Ogilvie, 72, of Roanoke will be Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Scott Whaley, Bro. Doug Carter and Sandy Pike officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

(WEDOWEE) James W. Bryan, 78, of Wedowee died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, at Clay County Hospital in Ashland.

(WADLEY) Graveside services for Kathy Hodges Knight, 67, of Wadley will be Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Corinth Christian Church Cemetery with Bro. Ricky Cummings and Bro. Tim Whaley officiating.

(JACKSON'S GAP) Graveside services for Clifford Gerald Hogan, 52, of Jackson's Gap will be Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Community Baptist Cemetery in LaFayette with the Rev. Dennis Farr officiating.

(WADLEY) The funeral for Nancy Elizabeth Waldrep, 88, of Wadley will be Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church at Broughton with the Rev. Billy Allen and the Rev. Zenus Windsor officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

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(VESTAVIA HILLS) Mavis Waters Pettus, 96, passed away peacefully in her Vestavia Hills home Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Rubie Ollice Mitchell Cole, 95, of Roanoke will be Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Charles Fetner and Bro. Scott Whaley officiating. Burial will follow at Cedarwood Cemetery.

(WOODLAND) Watson Lee Donaldson, 37, of Woodland died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Donald E. Truitt, 64, of Roanoke will be Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Roanoke Church of Christ with Bro. Gerald Romine and Bro. Tim Whaley officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Edene Worthy Hanners, 87, of Lineville was Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at 2 p.m. in the chapel with the Rev. Raymond Long and the Rev. Zenus Windsor officiating. Burial followed at Shiloh Lineville Cemetery.

(WEDOWEE) Rhonda Ann Money, 54, of Wedowee died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at her residence.

(GRAHAM) The funeral for Nora Ann East Akins, 71, of Graham will be Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Gold Ridge Baptist Church with the Rev. T.J. Morgan and Rev. Jerry Wiggins officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

(WOODLAND) Then funeral for Jeremiah Smith, 10, of Woodland was Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Allan Daniel and Bro. Marty Dunlap officiating.

(FAIRHOPE) Hilda Messer Camp, 77, passed away peacefully in Fairhope on Sept. 10, 2020. She was born to the late Jack and Arzelia Brown Messer on Nov. 16, 1942, in Wedowee.

(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Edene Worthy Hanners, 87, of Lineville was Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Clay County Funeral Home with the Rev. Raymond Long and the Rev. Zenus Windsor officiating. Burial followed at Shiloh Lineville Cemetery.

(WADLEY) John Wyatt "Bo" Weaver, 89, of Wadley died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at East Alabama Medical Center, Opelika.

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(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Robert Willis Wylie, 94, of Wedowee will be Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Josh Hickman and Bro. Robert Mount officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

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(ROANOKE) James Handley "Jimmy" Knight Jr. of Roanoke was found deceased at his residence on Aug. 22, 2020. He was 63.

(MARIETTA, Ga.) Dakota R. Hill, 27, of Marietta, Ga., died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020.

(LINEVILLE) The funeral for Christy H. Willingham, 58, of Lineville was Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at 3:30 p.m. at Mt. Prospect Baptist Church with the Rev. Brandon Owens and Rev. Lee Hollis officiating. Burial followed in the adjoining cemetery.

(ROANOKE) Graveside services for Wanda Darlene Shirey Smith, 62, of Roanoke were Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at 3 p.m. at Randolph Memory Gardens with Bro. Billy Allen and Bro. Caleb Bridwell officiating.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Bill Prince Sr., 89, of Roanoke was Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Allan Daniel and Bro. Edward Herren officiating. Burial followed at Taylor's Crossroads Church of Christ Cemetery.

(FIVE POINTS) Ilene Hemrick, 89, of Five Points died Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at her residence.

(ELKMONT) Roy Thomas Brazeal, 58, of Elkmont died Thursday, Sept. 3, at home.

(ROANOKE) Eddie Ben Baker, 91, of Roanoke died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, at home surrounded by family.

(WOODLAND) The Rev. Charles Erbis Williams of Woodland died Sept. 2, 2020. He was 73.

(SILOAM SPRINGS, Ark.) Hubert J. Kimbrell, 92, of Siloam Springs, Ark., died Sept. 2, 2020, at Siloam Springs Regional Hospital.

(BOWDON, Ga.) Graveside services for James R. Cobb, 78, of Bowdon, Ga., will be Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, at 11 a.m. CDT at Ephesus Cemetery.

(ROANOKE) The funeral for Carolyn Cantrell Fields, 73, of Roanoke will be Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Highway Congregational Methodist Church with the Rev. Jason Owens and the Rev. Thomas Cochran officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

(SYLACAUGA) A special celebration of life service for Jess Carden, 36, of Sylacauga, formerly of Roanoke, will be Sept. 11, 2020.

(RANBURNE) Willie Clinton "Clint" Smith of Ranburne died Aug. 31, 2020. He was 81.

(ROANOKE) Anthony J. Traylor, 53, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange, Ga.

(ROANOKE) Mary Sue Collins, 89, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020 at Traylor Retirement Community.

(GADSDEN) Thomas Felton "Crow" Hodges, 72, of Gadsden, formerly of Wadley, died Aug. 20, 2020, at his residence.

(FRANKLIN, Ga.) Darrin Ray Mitchell, affectionately known as "Rabbit," of Franklin, Ga., died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020.

(ROANOKE) A memorial service for Paul Joseph Swisher, 82, of Roanoke will be Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at noon at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel.

(TUSCALOOSA) The funeral for Mrs. Mildred Faye Parker Breedlove, 88, of Tuscaloosa was Friday Aug. 28, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville. Burial took place in Bellview Baptist Church Cemetery.

(LAKELAND, Fla.) Peggy Marie Anglin, 79, of Lakeland, Fla., died on Aug. 24, 2020.

(ROANOKE) Albert L. Trammell, 70, of Roanoke died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020.

(FIVE POINTS) Resa S. Turner, 92, of Five Points died Friday, Aug. 21, 2020.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Tommy Gene Young, 73, of Roanoke will be Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church with Bro. Scott Whaley, Bro. Derek Farr, Bro. S.T. Janney and Bro. Micah Farr officiating. Burial will follow at Heritage Baptist Church Cemetery.

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(ROANOKE) The funeral for Tempie Cantrell Mitchell, 80, of Roanoke will be Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Highway Congregational Methodist Church with Bro. Jason Owens and Bro. Eric Lester officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

(OPELIKA) Bette Bassett Corley, 86, of Opelika died Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, at Arbor Springs in Opelika.

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(NEWELL) Graveside services for Caleb Ezra Spears, 32, of Newell were Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

(ROANOKE) Graveside services for Ronnie Anglin, 62, of Roanoke will be Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, at 11 a.m. at High Pine Baptist Church Cemetery with Bro. Dan Waller officiating.