Brayden Wallace Gardner, age 17 of Hamilton formerly of Winfield passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at his residence. Brayden was born in Winfield, Alabama on May 6, 2003 to John Gardner and Lindy McCarley Gardner. He was a happy intelligent young man. Brayden was a junior at Hamilton High School, a straight “A” student and very athletic; he loved to play golf and won many tournaments. After high school he had plans to become a psychiatric nurse; this dream was to have an opportunity to help others struggling with emotional issues. Brayden greatest attribute was his “heart of gold” and a smile that would light up the room.
Brayden is survived by his parents, Lindy and Kyle Key of Winfield, sisters, Gabby Key, Lucie Gardner and Georgia Grace Gardner, his brothers and best friends, Gage Key and Greyson Key, grandparents, Helen McCarley of Hamilton, Ben McCarley of Hamilton, Tim & Myra Bray of Hamilton, Steve & Terrie Zinn of Winfield, Lester Jackson Gardner of Hamilton and Sonya Rye Key of Winfield, aunts, Cassie Berryhill (Brandon) of Winfield, Zoe Reese of Guin and an uncle, Daniel McCarley (Danikia) of SC, a host of cousins and other relatives, classmates and friends. He is preceded in death by his father, John Robert Gardner, and his grandparents, Bobby Lee Gardner, Christopher Key, Marvin “Bud” McCarley, Clarence & Lucy McClung.
Funeral services for Brayden will be held on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. The visitation will be on Sunday the 20th beginning at 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. A private family burial will be held on Monday, September 21, 2020 in the Hamilton City Cemetery. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Gardner/Key family.
John Milford Harris, Jr, age 71 of Guin passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at his residence. John was born in Brilliant, Alabama on January 3, 1949 to John Harris, Sr. and Dorothy Harris. John was a 1967 graduate of Winfield City High School. Mr. Harris was champion Roller Skater, and always a hard worker. He loved his family, his friends, and watching Alabama Football.
John was preceded in death by his parents, John Milford Harris, Sr. and Dorothy Lucille Kimbrell Harris, son, Jamie Lee Harris, daughters, Lyndy Harris and Dorothy Annette Harris and a brother, Tommy Harris. He is survived by his sister, Barbara Gould (Travis) of Guin, daughters, Kimberly Ferguson (Gary) of Odenville, Belinda Nichole Harris of Guin and Cyndy Black of MS, grandchildren, Ashlyn Paige Harris, Veronica Dingler (Doug), Zackery Alexander, Kaitlynn Briana Harris, Jamie Ethen Harris, Jarret Henderson, Sarah Beth Martin, Emily Henderson, Samantha Sandlin (Nathan), Austin Benton (Jessica), and host of great great grandchildren, niece, Kathy Childers, nephews, Jacky Harris (Bobbie) and Dillon Gould (Amber) great niece, Kristen Ingram (Steven), great nephew, Lane Harris and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Harris will be held on Sunday, September 20, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Center Cemetery. The visitation will be on Sunday the 20th from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Harris family.
Herbert Wayne Roberts, age 65 of Winfield, passed away on Monday, September 14, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Roberts was a 1973 graduate of Winfield City High School. He was also a member of Eastside Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Herbert and Ruth Bridgeman Roberts. Mr. Roberts is survived by his wife of 43 years, Kay Ray Roberts; two sons, Keith Herbert Roberts and William Christopher Roberts of Winfield; and a sister, Rhonda (Randy) Robins of Hamilton. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, September 19th from Eastside Baptist Church with burial to follow in West Alabama Memorial Gardens. Cameron Jungels and Venlon Bradford will be the officiating ministers. Visitation will be from 2:00 until 4:00 pm on Saturday at the church. The family requests that masks and social distancing guidelines be followed for visitation and funeral service. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Roberts family.
Linda Gail Dickinson, age 75 of the Gum Thicket community, passed away Sunday, September 13, 2020 in the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield.
Linda was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Winfield. She is survived by her daughters, Angie Hallmark (Dennis) of Winfield, Lisa Kilgore (Dale) of Guin and Robin Dickinson of Winfield, grandchildren, Charity Carter (Lee), Keshia Tucker (Corey), Zach Kilgore, Makayla Dickinson, Jagger Dickinson and Alexya Nelson, great grandchildren, Makenna, Isabella, Adaleigh, Kenzley, Kyran, Lilly, Cruz, Kaycen and Lindley, sister, Betty Jean Dozier, a brother, Jimmy Robbins (Marie) and her sister in law,Patricia “Pat” Doss (Bill), and a host of nieces, nephews, church family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ralph Dickinson, parents, Theodore Roosevelt Robbins and Ora Mae Robbins, a sister, Emma Lou Ford, and three brothers, Ted, Bobby and Paul Robbins.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dickinson will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Gum-Thicket Dickinson Wates Community Cemetery, formerly New Hope Cemetery. Dr. Larry Wates and Brother Ronnie Elmore will be the officiating ministers. The visitation will be held on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Dickinson family.