Mr. Bobby Joe Benson, age 68 of Winfield, passed away on June 23, 2016 in Hammond Louisiana. Bobby was a 1965 graduate of Brilliant High School. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Malloy and Lillie Marie Franks Benson. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Benson, daughters, Cindy (Tim) Winslett of Brilliant, Tracy (Marty) Miles of Tuscaloosa, and Kristi (Jeremie) Flemming of Millport, grandchildren, Amanda Bowen, Clint Nabors, Robin (Ben) Fortenberry, Derrick (Jordan) Miles, Tyler Nix, Kayla Winslett, and Nathan Winslett, great grandchildren, Cailen Nabors, Parker and Abby Fortenberry, Brooks and Brylee Bowen, Elena McCarley, and one soon on the way, Aven Miles, a brother, Gary Lee (Laura) Benson of Monroeville, and a host of nieces nephews and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 26, from the Bowen FUneral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. Bro. Anthony Robbins, Bro. E.T. Sargent, and Bro. Bill Duncan will officiate. Visitation will be held fro 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (service time) on Sunday at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Benson family.
Mrs. Julie Rachelle Borland York, age 44 of CenterPoint, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at her residence. Julie was a 1989 graduate of Hueytown High School. She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas Scott Borland. Julie is survived by her mother, Myra Guin Reed of Birmingham, a brother, Scott Borland of Birmingham, her grandmother, Johnnie Guin of Winfield, and a host of aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 from the Bowen Funeral Home chapel with burial to follow in Zion Missionary Baptist Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Wednesday from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m. (service time), at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving Julie's family.
Mr. Steve Kelly, age 63 of Winfield passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Kelly was born on December 23, 1952 in Moline, IL. He was a lifelong member of the Detroit Church of God, and retired from NTN Bower with over 38 years of service. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Smith Kelly, grandparents, Earnest and Jenny Kelly, and Grover and Rosa Smith, and a nephew, Kyle Stidham. Mr. Kelly is survived by his wife, Pat Minor Kelly of Winfield, a daughter, Amy (Aaron) Scogin, of Winfield, his grandson, Ryan Scogin of Winfield, his father, Coy Eugene Kelly of Hamilton, a brother, Daniel Eugene (Debra) Kelly of Jasper, a sister, Lisa Kelly (Jeff) Stidham of Hamilton, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from the Detroit Church of God with burial to follow in the Cooper Cemetery. David Gifford and Leon Beasley will officiate. The visitation will be from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Saturday at the church. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Kelly family.