Mr. David Hilmon Beasley, better known as Chuck age 90, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in the Princeton Baptist Medical Center. Chuck was born in Marion County Alabama on January 11, 1931 to John and Emma Keeton Beasley. He was a member of the Popular Springs Primitive Baptist Church. Chuck was employed with the Winfield Cotton Mill for many years, he was an auctioneer, ran livestock auctions, and he participated in and helped to produce many rodeos. Chuck was always a ready and willing participant in all of the Mule Day festivities. Mr. Beasley was also an accomplished musician and a Sacred Harp singer; he loved to write songs and play his music.
Mr. Beasley is survived by his sons, Greg Beasley (Patty) and Justin Beasley (Jing) a son-in-law, Scott Kelley, brothers, Marlin Beasley (Nita) and Bunk Beasley (Linda), sisters, Sarah Beasley, Cora Jones (Richard), Rebecca Briggs, grandchildren, Beth Boyd, Amy Smith, Sherry Keeton, Chad Beasley, Cali Alexander, Christi Webster, Clint Beasley, Clark Beasley, Emily Beasley, Jace Beasley, great grandchildren, Andrew, Natalie, and Kate Beasley, Will, Garret and Laney Beasley, Cannon, Gage and Easton Alexander, Makayla Webster Nelson, Lexie Webster, Kelli Shealy, Ben Evans, Trace Deavours, Hayden Dunn, Jackson Smith, and his great great grandchildren, Paige Shealy and Jettson Beasley and a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Johnnie Sue Harkness Beasley, a daughter, Patsy Rose Kelley, brothers, Joseph J. Beasley and John Beasley, sisters, Mary Frances Lee and Myrtle Ann Ballard.
The funeral service for Mr. Beasley will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Camp Comfort Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time). Bowen Funeral Home serving the Beasley family.
Mr. James Ray Crews, age 77 of Winfield, passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021 in the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield.
Mr. Crews was born in Fayette County Alabama on March 22, 1943 to Grady and Audie Crews. He was known for being a water finder and well digger. He enjoyed working in his garden and spending time with his family and friends.
James is survived by his brother, George Crews (Linda) and a host of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Grady Crews and Audie Flyne Crews.
The funeral service for Mr. Crews will be held on Saturday 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. from the Mt. Willing Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow in the adjoining cemetery. The visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) at the church.
Mrs. Pauline “Pat” Stocks, age 86 of Winfield, passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at her residence. Mrs. Stocks was born in Mississippi on June 27, 1934 to Barthonie and Lonie Taylor. Pat was a member of the Winfield Freewill Baptist Church and a was a devoted Christion, wife, mother and grandmother.
Mrs. Stocks was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 65 years, Thomas M. Stocks, a great grandson, Alexander Locke, her parents, Barthonie Taylor and Lonie Hughley Taylor, three sisters, Nellie Rhudy, Nettie Gunnels, Bessie Lou White, and five brothers, Olie, Ardell, Newton, Jerome and Odell Taylor. She is survived by her sons, Gregory Stocks (Joyce) of Winfield and Jeffery Stocks (Della) of Goldsboro, NC, her grandchildren, Anthony Stocks (Mackenzie), Amy Locke (Chad), Allison Bowen, Lance Eaves, Whitney Harris, Brittany Boykin, Lauren Rouse (Brandon), Taylor Stocks (Katelyn) and Hannah Stocks, two brothers, Arlin and Jimmy Taylor, a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and church family and friends.
A funeral service for Pat will be held on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. Brother Taylor Stocks, Brother Kent Nelson and Brother Charles Lynn will officiate the service. The visitation will be held on Sunday from 1:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Stocks family.