Mrs. Colene Burleson Farris, age 84, of Brilliant, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mrs. Farris was born on December 23, 1933 in the Sunny Home community to Woodrow Ralph Burleson and Jessie Barton Burleson. She was a member of the White House Church of Christ. Mrs. Farris was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker and a caregiver. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Jimmy Farris, a sister, Jackie Burleson, brothers, Benny Rex and J. C. Burleson. She is survived by her son, Terry Farris (Cheryl), granddaughters, Paige Farris and Tiffany Farris, a great granddaughter, Lena Busby, sister, Sue Burleson and her brother, Woodrow “Junior” Burleson (Annelle). Funeral services for Mrs. Farris will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the White House Church of Christ cemetery. Byron Longcrier will be the officiating minister. The visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. service time at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request that donation be made to the White House Church of Christ or the the charity of your choice in memory of Mrs. Farris. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Farris family.
Mrs. Cheryl Sargent Price, age 63, of Winfield, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Price is survived by her husband, John Price, daughter, Stacey Ritchie of Winfield, son, Dylan Price of Winfield, grandchildren, Gracie, Abbie, Taylor, and Addison, and a host of aunts, uncles and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, J. W. Cashman and Flora G. Hanks Sargent, step father, Ed Sargent and brother William Sargent. A memorial service for Mrs. Price will be announced at a later date. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Price family.
Mrs. Willa Dean Palmer, age 86, of Guin, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at her daughters’ residence. Mrs. Palmer was preceded in death by her parents, John B. Franks and Callie Roberts Franks, her husband, Delmer Palmer, sons, Larry and Michael Palmer, brothers, Clay, Lee and Clifton Franks, and a grandson, Justin Knight. She is survived by her daughter, Norma Knight (Jerry) of Guin, and son, Ronald Palmer (Lavonya) of Olive Branch, MS, sister, Maylene Harlan (Kenneth), and brothers, Roland Franks (Bertha) and Floyd Franks (Beverly), 10 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and a host of friends. Funeral service for Mrs. Palmer were held Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Liberty Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery near Pea Ridge. Visitation was Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at Bowen Funeral Home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Palmer family.
Mrs. Florene Hornsby Caudle, age 86 of Winfield, passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018, at Providence Hospital in Mobile, AL.
Florene was born on April 4, 1932, in Haleyville, the youngest child of Oscar Asbury and Elsie Guinned Hornsby. Her first job was at McQueen’s Drive-In in Haleyville, followed by several local restaurants throughout her life. Florene was also an excellent seamstress, she owned 2 fabric stores, one in Brilliant and one in Guin. She also worked at Munsingwear, Healthtex, and Reltoc manufacturing plants over the course of her career. Florene and her husband Hoyt also owned and operated a Texaco service station in Brilliant for several years.
Florene was a member of the church of Christ. She enjoyed using her talent for cooking to serve others. In times of sickness or death, she could be counted on as a source of encouragement, with a pot of dumplings, a cake, or a pecan pie. After her retirement, she enjoyed sitting with the elderly or home bound. Florene was truly a people person who loved a good meal, time spent with family and friends, gardening, and Alabama football!
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Hoyt Lee Caudle, an infant daughter Sheila Goddard, a son, Jerry Caudle, brothers, Roy, Eugene, James, Travis, and Max Hornsby and a sister, Ethel Hornsby Poore.
She is survived by a son, Ricky Lee Caudle, a daughter, Trilbia “Trib” Henderson, and a daughter-in-law, Carolyn Caudle. She was “Nannie” to seven grandchildren, Christie Fletcher, Farrah Garrison, Ryan Hallmark, Lance Hallmark, Jennifer Hendrix, Kila Corkren, and Payton Caudle, 12 great-grandchildren, Brenna and William Fletcher, Courtney Gentry, Regan Pendley, Jordan and Ty Garrison, Axl Hallmark, Brooks Hendrix, Mallory and Conner Corkren, and Karsyn and Emma Caudle and 1 great-great-granddaughter, Sadie Gentry, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. Jerry Self will be the officiating minister. The visitation will be from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Wednesday at the funeral home. Pall bearers will be Ryan Hallmark, Lance Hallmark, Payton Caudle, Travis Garrison, Aaron Fletcher, Buddy Hendrix, and Chad Corkren. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Caudle family.