Mrs. Frankie Lee White Wyers, age 98 of Winfield, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mrs. Wyers was born in Starkville, MS on April 24, 1920 and grew up in Fayette County, until she and her family moved to Winfield in 1954. Mrs. Wyers was a member of the Winfield Church of Christ, and an active member of the Caregivers Ladies Ministry with the church, and a former member of Sweet Adeline’s of Marion County. “Mom”, as most of her family affectionately called her, loved hummingbirds, playing dominoes, collecting shoe figurines, but most of all, she loved Spending time with her family. Mrs. Wyers was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew Franklin White and Emma Elizabeth Sparks White, her husband, James Marshall Wyers, sisters, Myrl White Beasley and Nita White Black, brothers, Rudolph and Thomas L. White, and a granddaughter, Kimberly Dawn Wyers. She is survived by her sons, James Franklin Wyers (Loretta) and Sammy Jackson Wyers (Debi), her grandchildren, Marsha Wyers Farris (Daryl), Lana Carol Wyers, Adam Jackson Wyers (Sandy), Paul Thomas Wyers (Nicole), David Marshall Wyers (Deana), her great grandchildren, John Zachary Farris, Jacob Marshall Farris, Ellie Catherine Wyers, Bonds Andrew Wyers, Michaela Brittlynn Hodges, Hannah Grace Palmer, Brayden Jackson Wyers, Tripp Reece Wyers, Sam Henry Wyers, a brother, J.C. White (Jewel), sisters in law, Edith White and Bobbie Still, and a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday August 6, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. from the Winfield Church of Christ. A visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (service time) on Monday at the church. James Wyers, Tony Brown and Harrison Moran will be the officiating ministers. Burial will follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Wyers family.
Mr. Joe Ferrell Dodd, age 69 of the Whites Chapel Community near Glen Allen, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 in the Hospice Care Center at St. Martins In the Pines near Birmingham. Joe was a United States Army Veteran and a member of New River Church of Christ. Mr. Dodd is survived by his wife of 43 years, Donna Hollingsworth Dodd, daughters, Shea Kizzire (Jerrod) of Pell City and Ashley Goff (Sam) of Hoover, grandchildren, Joey Kizzire, Hudson Goff and Brooks Goff, sisters, Rita Bailey (Elvis) of Hamilton and Maylene McWhirter (Larry) of Eldridge, brothers, Bootie Dodd (Bobbie Jean) of Eldridge, Dean Dodd (Ann) of Winfield, Bobby Dodd (Maxine) of Winfield, Benjie Dodd (Kay) of Glen Allen, sisters in law, Margaret Dodd of Eldridge and Penney Dodd of Waterford, MS and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends. Joe is preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Ethel Estelle Sprinkle Dodd, brothers, Leon “Bunk”, Donnie and Bill Dodd. Funeral services for Joe will be held on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be held from 4:00p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Sprinkle Family Cemetery. Joel Morrison and Larry Alexander will be the officiating ministers. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Dodd family.
Eddie "Mack" Corkren, age 51 of Winfield, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2018 at his residence. Mack was preceded in death by his father, Eddie “Duck” Corkren, his grandparents, Ruby and Vernell Sandlin, great grandmother Julia Morgan, and great grandfather Randolf Sandlin. Mack is survived by his mother, Margaret Sandlin Corkren of Winfield, a son, Jon David Corkren (Jessica) of Florida, a daughter, Sophie Grace Corkren of Winfield, a step son, Taylor Atkinson (Taylor) of Winfield, a granddaughter, Abby Mae Corkren of Winfield, brothers, David Corkren (Brenda) of Fayette, and Michael Weeks of Texas, a sister, Lynette Weeks Yates of Texas, nephews, Eddie D. Corkren of Fayette, Chad Corkren (Kyla), Mallory and Conner all of Fayette, and a host of aunts, uncles cousins, and other relatives and friends. A visitation will be held on Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Bowen Funeral Home in Winfield with private graveside committal services to be held at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Corkren family.
Mrs. Alice "Faye" Berryhill Cotton, age 71, of Brilliant, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at her residence. Faye was a 1965 graduate of Brilliant High School and a member of the Brilliant Church of Christ. Mrs. Cotton worked for the city of Brilliant as the City Clerk for almost 30 years. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Donny Cotton of Winfield, daughter, Donna Nicholson (Tony) of Winfield, son, Brian Cotton (Lisa) of Winfield, grandchildren, Paige Phillips (Patrick) of Winfield, Jake Cotton (Lydia) of Brilliant, Drew Nicholson of Winfield, Brittany Reid (Chad) of Winfield, Brandon Aaron (Briana) of Jasper, Mike Connell (Holly) of Georgia, great grandchildren, Cooper Vickery, Keylee Bridgeman, Jax and Gunner Phillips, Abbigail and Hagen Dickinson, Kaden Parrish, Ady and Jaydon Aaron, McKayla, Braxton and Braden Connell, brother, Richard Berryhill (Jennifer) of Brilliant and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Mrs. Cotton is preceded in death by her parents, Olan and Hattie Mae Tidwell Berryhill, granddaughter, Whitney Cotton, sister, Virginia Cagle, and a brother, Roger Berryhill. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 27, 2018 from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Jerry Self and Greg Lowery will be the officiating ministers. Burial will follow in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Cotton family.