Mrs. Arlene Butler Dodd, age 94 of Palm Coast, FL formerly of Winfield passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at her residence.
Mrs. Dodd was preceded in death by her husband, Linley Dodd, parents, John and Ruth Wylie Butler, sisters, Catherine Head, Pearlie Miller, Joyce Brown and Margie Bowen and a brother, Joe Butler.
She is survived by her daughter, Reba Zielinsky (John) of Palm Coast, FL, son, Robert Dodd of Utah, 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandson, a brother Tom Butler of Winfield, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dodd will be held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Fairview Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (service time) at the funeral home.
Bowen Funeral Home serving the Dodd family.
Mr. Rickey Neal Pope, Sr., age 67, of Northport formerly of Winfield, son of the late R. R. Pope and Faye Galbreath Pope, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in the UAB Hospital. Rickey was a graduate of Winfield City High School and served in the United States Army. He was in the car business for over 30 years, an avid audiophile, lover of music, and strong supporter of the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Rickey is survived by his wife, Janet Burks Pope, son, Rickey Neal Pope Jr. (Dawn), daughter, Andrea Pope Shannon (Michael), grandson, Rush Hill Shannon, granddaughter, Exie Faye Shannon, brothers, Steve Pope (Dawn) and Rudy Pope, and best friend, Roger Estes (Charlene). Rick was preceded in death by his parents, R. R. and Faye Pope, and brothers, Jimmy and Buddy Pope.
Funeral services for Rickey will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to; The Salvation Army or Tunnels to Towers Foundation at T2T.org.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Pope family.
Mr. Roman L. Franks better known as R.L., age 90 of the Twin community, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at his residence. R.L. was a member of the Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church. He was born in Nauvoo, AL on March 18, 1931, to Carl and Lillie Franks. Early in life he moved his family to Illinois. He worked for Oscar Meyer Co. in Davenport, Iowa until his retirement. He then returned to Alabama and worked in the coal mining industry until his retirement there.
Mr. Franks was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Weeks Franks, his parents, Carl Franks and Lillie Brandt Franks, sisters, Pauline Franks, Rutha May Stovall and Ruby Lee Maddox, brothers, Leatus Franks and J.W. Franks, a grandson, Jeremy Franks and his in laws, Shirley “Shurd” and Vera Weeks.
He is survived by his daughter, Mona Taylor of Rock Island, IL, sons, Robert W. Franks of Twin, Greg Franks (Jody) of East Moline, IL, and Billy Franks (Donna) of Twin, grandchildren, Casey Franks, Stephanie Taylor, Ashley Taylor, Sara Taylor, Greg Franks (Nikki), Leighann Klossing (Jeff), Brandi Seagraves (Chris) and Jennifer Hood (Kody) and 13 great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives, church family and friends.
Funeral services for R.L. will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. from the Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery. The visitation will be on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the church.
Bowen Funeral Home serving the Franks family.