Mrs. Mildred Ann McCay Dickinson, age 76 of Winfield, passed away on Thursday, December 24, 2020 at her daughters’ residence. Mrs. Dickinson was born on April 29, 1944 in Birmingham, AL to Owen and Annalee McCay. She was employed as a spinner with the Winfield Cotton Mill in Winfield for 32 years. She was a loving wife and mother and loved taking care of her family. She was always full of love and joy, everyone that knew Mildred loved her and she loved them.
Mildred is survived by her daughter, Deborah Oelberg, son, Howard “Roy” Leroy Dickinson, III, grandchildren, Summer Noelle Dickinson, Cody Charles Oelberg (Kayme), Elizabeth Brooke Edgil, Katie Corella Cook, great grandchildren, Madison, Taylor, Ashlyn, Addison, Dalton, Belle, Bailey, McKenzie and Drew and a great great grandson, Koa Drew Webb and a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of over 60 years, Howard Dickinson, Jr., parents, Lucious Owen McCay and Annalee Brasher McCay, a grandson, Billy Dickinson, two sisters, Virginia Walker and Betty Spradlin and two brothers, Howard McCay and Lucious Owen McCay, Jr.
The funeral service for Mrs. Dickinson will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at 12:00 noon from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the New Liberty Cemetery near Fowlers Crossroad. The visitation will be on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Dickinson family.
Mr. Gary Ray Hartzler, age 75 of Winfield, Al formerly of Moline, IL, passed away on December 26, 2020 in the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mr. Hartzler was born in Florida on December 30, 1944 to Ellis and Erma Hartzler. Gary was a member of the Winfield First Baptist Church and the local Bicycle Club in Peoria, Illinois for many years. He enjoyed spending his spare time with Geocaching and Photography.
He is survived by his sister, Nadine Webster of Winfield, nieces and nephews, Chad Bryant (Lisa), Tammy Brasher (Richard), Christine Sulym (Wally), Gretchen English (Dan), Danny Hartzler (Misty) and Arron Hartzler (Katie). He was preceded in death by his parents, Ellis F. Hartzler and Erma Beckler Hartzler and two brothers, Loren Hartzler and Galen Hartzler.
A graveside service for Mr. Hartzler will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. from the West Alabama Memorial Gardens in Gu-Win. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL serving the Hartzler family. In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the First Baptist Church building fund.
Mrs. Maebelle McCollum Cagle, age 96 of Winfield passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020 at Self Health Care Center in Hueytown, AL. Maebelle was born in Walker County Alabama on July 20, 1924 to Travis and Emma Benton. She was a member of the Winfield First Baptist Church and owner/operator of Davis Cloth Shop on Hwy 129 for many years. Mrs. Cagle was preceded in death by her parents, Travis Benton and Emma Robie Benton, her husbands, Wiley McCollum and Arley Cagle, two brothers, J. T. Benton and Bud Benton and two sisters, Emma Dean Herren and Billie Eads. She is survived by her nieces, nephews and other family and friends. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 from the West Alabama Memorial Gardens in Gu-Win. The family would like to express their sincere thanks and gratitude to all the staff at Self Nursing Home in Hueytown for their kind and loving care for Mrs. Maebelle during her stay. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Cagle family.
Mr. Charles Franklin Dudley, age 74 of Winfield, passed away on Friday, December 18, 2020 in the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Charles was a member of Bethabara Baptist Church in Bluff and a 1964 graduate of Winfield High School.
Mr. Dudley is survived by his wife of 55 years, Hilda Dudley, son, Alan Dudley (Melinda), daughter, Susan Gray (Kenneth), grandchildren, Jade Dudley (Connie Wright), Jasmine Jones (Landron), Telisa Cunningham (Jamie), Connor Dudley (Sammi Pulis), Jacey Kaye Dudley, great grandchildren, Adam, Thomas and Grayce Cunningham, Chaz and Rawlings Jones and Charlie Pulis and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hildred and Reble Lucas Dudley, a granddaughter, Michaela Dudley, sister, Mellie Sue Tant and brothers, Douglas and James Dudley.
A graveside service for Mr. Dudley will be held on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from the Spring Hill Baptist Church Cemetery near Bluff. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Dudley family.