Mr. Grady Evans, age 80 of Winfield, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020 in the Diversicare of Winfield facility.
Grady was born on February 21, 1940 to Jessie and Mary Evans. Mr. Evans was employed with the Winfield City School system for many years.
He is survived by his children, Phillip Evans (Suzy) of Hubbertville, Stanley Evans (Dawn Pope) of IL and April Armstrong of Dora, grandchildren, Jessie, Tyler, Megan, Santana, Logan and ten great grandchildren, his sisters, Edith Sandlin of Winfield and Lori Manasco of IL and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Grady was preceded in death by his wife, Molly Jane Evans, his parents, Jessie Evans and Mary Dickinson Evans, sisters, Ruby Shadle and Pearl Stanford and his brothers, J. E. Evans and Lecil Evans.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the White Springs Cemetery. The visitation will be on Tuesday from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Evans family.
Mr. Elmer Lee Henderson, age 93 of Winfield, passed away on Friday, November 27, 2020 at the Marion Regional Nursing Facility in Hamilton. Mr. Henderson was born on February 21, 1927 to Abe and Maudie Henderson. Elmer was a member of Zion Missionary Baptist Church and shift supervisor at the Winfield Cotton Mill from 1959 until 1993.
Mr. Henderson is survived by his children, Sharon Henderson, Velinda Bourland and Randall Henderson (Tammi), grandchildren, Earl Barnett, Chris Barnett, Renee Box (Brandon), Brandon Henderson and Jake Henderson, great grandchildren, Brooke Rea (Dusty), Braden Box, Madey Box, Hannah Harbin, Micah Chaffin, Kian Henderson, Layton Henderson, and Taylor Simmons, sisters, Erlene McCaleb and Dela Mae Brasseal, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Willadean Henderson, parents, Abraham James Henderson and Maudie Langley Henderson, a brother, Hilburn Henderson, and a sister Lela Garrison.
Funeral services for Mr. Henderson will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 30, 2020 from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Zion Missionary Baptist Church cemetery. The visitation will be on Monday from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Henderson Family.
Mrs. Barbara Jean Reese Duckworth, age 85, of Pinson formerly of Winfield, passed away on Thursday, November 26, 2020 at her residence. Mrs. Duckworth was born on July 18, 1935 to John and Earlis Reese in Lamar County, Alabama. She was a member of the Roebuck Baptist Church and a 1953 graduate of Winfield City High School.
Barbara is survived by her children, Randy Duckworth of Birmingham, Danny Duckworth (Christy) of Springville and Michele Ewers (Lonnie) of Pinson, grandchildren, Eli, Makayle and Shelby and one great grandchild on the way, sisters, Carolyn Hubbert of Hubbertville, Virginia Smith of Winfield, Marilyn Scarborough of Georgia, Malinda Sims of Guin, brothers, Albert Earl Reese of Odenville and Larry Reese of Winfield and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Albert Reese and Earlis Osborn Reese, and brother, James Reese.
Service details for Mrs. Duckworth are incomplete and will be announce later. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Duckworth family.
Mr. Jeffrey “Jeff” Lynn Rushing, age 56 of Winfield formerly of Kennedy, passed away at his residence. Jeff was born on January 6, 1964 to William Hal Rushing and Tressie Lee Moore Rushing. He was a graduate of Kennedy High School and MUW College of Business and Professional Studies in Columbus, MS, and a Security Guard with Eagle Security. Jeff was a loving father and a friend. He enjoyed spending time with his daughter, his dog, watching Auburn football, Elvis movies and music and working on model trains and airplanes.
Jeff is survived by his daughter, Alaina Rushing of Winfield, a brother, Mike Rushing (Nancy) of Kennedy, his dog Buckley and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Tressie Rushing.
A memorial service for Jeff will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. service time at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Rushing family.