Mrs. Carolyn Sue Wilson, age 66, of the Pea Ridge community, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 in the Gilmore Memorial Hospital in Amory, MS. Mrs. Wilson was a 1970 graduate of Winfield City High School, and worked as store manager for the Sears / JC Penney Catalog Store in Hamilton for over 20 years until the store closure. Carolyn is survived by her children, Hope Wilson Smith of Winfield, Patrick Wilson (LaWanda) of the Pea Ridge community, Dawn Seaton (Todd) of Madison, AL, two granddaughters, Sayde Smith and Emma Rose Wilson, sister, Peggy Reese (W.C.) of Guin, nephew, Josh Reese and her great niece, Abbey Reese. She is preceded in death by her husband, Talmage Wilson and her parents, Eugene Tucker and Cora Lee Robertson. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Center United Methodist Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Wilson family.
Ella Faye Dill Crumbie, age 65, of Guin, passed away on Saturday, August 18, 2018, in the DCH Medical Center in Tuscaloosa. Ms. Crumbie was preceded in death by her husbands, Steven Douglas Moseley and Robert Lee Crumbie, her parents, James Lock Dill and Dorthey Lee Harp Dill, brother, Joe Dill, niece, Starla Dill, and a nephew, Jimmy Lee Dill. She is survived by her children, Christine Box (Kevin Wayne Box), James Robert Crumbie (Melissa Crumbie), and John Thomas Moseley, her grandchildren, Samantha Faye Mitchell, Amanda Jane Mitchell, Brittney Leigh Box, Kandie Nichole Crumbie, brothers, James O’Neal Dill and Billy Ralph Dill, nieces, Sonia Hicks and Brittney Nichole Wilson, nephews, Ryan Hicks and Brandon Dill and a great niece, Abbi Grace Dill. Funeral services for Ms. Crumbie will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Mt. Olive cemetery. Visitation will be held from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Thursday at the funeral home. Bro. Greg Webb will be the officiating minister. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Crumbie family.
Ms. Lillie Jean Benton, age 86, of Winfield, passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 in the Diversicare Healthcare Center in Winfield. Ms. Benton was born in Gadsden, Alabama on October 4, 1931. She was a member of The Church of The Shepherd’s Field. She enjoyed growing flowers and spending time with her friends, family and her grand dog, Scooter. Ms. Benton was preceded in death by her parents, Eugene B. Boley and Martha L. Wade Boley, a granddaughter, Amanda Box, a great granddaughter, Elise Simpson, and a son in law, Ray “Jaybird” Westbrooks. She is survived by her daughters, Anita Westbrooks of Northport, Rachael East of Charlotte, NC, Gloria Nix (Derian) of Bessemer, and Beth Benton (Todd Patterson) of Winfield, her grandchildren, Mike Westbrooks (Sandra) of South Carolina, Gina Simpson (Mark) of Tuscaloosa, Brittney McAllister of Tuscaloosa, Jason Box, Craig Box, and Erin Lee (Chad), all of Hamilton, two other special grandchildren, great grandchildren, Dayson, Haley, Abby, Della, Mary, Elle, Luke, Michael, Jayden, Reid, and Jude, 7 great great grandchildren, her sister, Martha Tyler, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on, Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Goodwater Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Dr. Larry Wates will be the officiating minister. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Benton family.
Mr. Edward Ray Flippo, better known as Ed, age 70, of Brilliant, passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Flippo worked in the coal mines and with Robertson Excavating for many years as a heavy equipment operator, until recently working side by side with his brother Ricky and his cleaning business. Ed is preceded in death by his parents, Larkin Edward “Buck” and Viola Estes Flippo, sisters, Joann Sandlin, and Kathy Franks, brothers, Charles Ray Flippo and Michael Flippo. He is survived by his brothers, Ricky Flippo of Brilliant and Danny Flippo (Brenda) of KS. and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home chapel with burial to follow in the Center Cemetery. The visitation will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Eddie Ayers will be the officiating minister. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Flippo family.