Mr. Danny Ray Smith, age 52 of Carbon Hill, passed away on Saturday, August 27, 2106. he is survived by his sisters, Dorothy Marie , Mary Jane Tucker and Joyce Marie Tidwell, brothers, Lonnie Joe Smith and Ralph Eugene Smith, nephews, James AdamTidwell, Kevin Ogle, Landy and Randy Tucker, nieces, Wanda Millwood, April Avery, and Cynthia Tucker, and a host of other relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016 from the Springhill Church of God Cemetery near Eldridge. A visitation will be held from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Smith family.
Mrs. Tara Black Marchant, age 28 of Winfield, passed away, on Saturday, August 12, 2016. She was preceded in death by her mother, Kathy Fryxell Black. She is survived by her husband, Cesar Marchant, her children, Miguel David Lopez Black, Alejandro Black Marchant, and Elizabet Black Marchant, brothers, David Black, Josh Fryxell and Brant Cooper, a sister, Melissa Suits Littrell her father, David Ray Black and her grandmothers, Florene Whitson, and Delores Fryxell. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 20, from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in The West Alabama Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon unit 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Saturday at the funeral home. Bowen funeral Home of Winfield serving the Marchant family.
Mr. William Davis "Bill" Franks, age 79 of Brilliant, passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at his residence. Bill was a 1956 graduate of Brilliant High School, and was retired from General Motors Co. He was preceded in death by his parents, Davis T. and Martha Ruth Underwood Franks. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Stegall Franks, children, Kelley Anderson of Florida, Bridget Dolehanty of Michigan, and William Franks Jr. of Michigan, grandchildren, Dustin, Ashley, Emily, Julia, Evan, and Zachary, 2 great grandchildren, sisters, Nancy Dunlap of Michigan, Carolyn Linley of Brilliant, Alice Eddins, and Debbie Atwood of Pensacola, FL and a brother David Franks of Pensacola, FL. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. Rev. Jeremy Harris will officiate. The visitation will be from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Wednesday at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Franks family.