Mrs. Carol J. Caldwell Stephens, age 71, of Winfield, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Stephens was a member of Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her father, Harold B. Caldwell, and her mother, Willie Lee Caldwell. Mrs. Stephens is survived by her husband, Jerry M. Stephens, four sons, Randall (Terri) Stephens, Mack (Cindy) Stephens, Chris (Amanda) Stephens, and Marcus (Tonya) Stephens, ten grandchildren, Amber Stephens, Ryan Stephens, Julie (Jonathon) Talbert, Rachel (John) Miller, Callie Stephens, Mackenzie Stephens, Andrew Stephens, Carter Stephens, Jacob Stephens, and Luke Stephens, a brother, Harold Wayne Caldwell, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from the Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery. Bro Mike Beckon will officiate. The visitation will be held on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (service time) at Mt. Olive Freewill Baptist Church.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Stephens family.
Mr. Larry Joe Raburn, age 71 of Guin, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017 in Brookwood Medical Center’s Coronary Care Unit in Birmingham. Mr. Raburn was born on April 24, 1945, the son of the late Loice Milburn Raburn and Mary Nell Weeks Raburn. Mr. Raburn was a member of Winfield Church of Christ and a United States Navy Veteran, serving his country during the Vietnam conflict. Mr. Raburn lived in the Twin Community his entire life, serving on the Twin Town Council.
Larry was a 1963 graduate of Winfield City High School and a member of the Marion Co. Cattleman’s Association. He is preceded in death by his parents, Milburn and Mary Nell Raburn, and a son, Joseph Chad Raburn .He is survived by his wife, Shirley Thompson Raburn, one son, Benjamin Ross Raburn, and one daughter, Monica Noelle (Stewart) Roberts, a grandson, Gentry Wood, and a granddaughter, Natalie Wood.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday March 2, 2017 from the Winfield Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Thursday at the church. Burial will follow in the Zion Missionary Baptist Church cemetery. James Wyers to officiate. In Lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Winfield Church of Christ Building Fund or the Winfield Church of Christ Caregivers program. Bowen
Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Raburn family.
Mrs. Betty Faye Aldridge, age 78, of Winfield passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 in the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mrs. Aldridge was a member of the East Winfield Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her mother, Flora Chastine Eads Franks. Betty is survived by her husband of over 60 years Gene Aldridge of Winfield, and her children, Jessica Garner (James) , Anthony Aldridge (Carla), of Winfield, Jennifer Smith (Ken) of Guin, and Scott Aldridge (Kim) of Winfield, grandchildren, Emily Tittle (Rodney) of Winfield, Kallie Woodley (David) of Winfield, Kimberly Cowart (Walker “Sparky”) of Northport, Brennan and Savannah Smith of Guin, Will and Ty Aldridge of Winfield, great grandchildren, Emma Kate Tittle and Lane Woodley of Winfield, a brother, Tim Franks (Donna) of Lake Charles, LA and a host of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from the Bowen Funeral Home chapel. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. till 6:00 p.m. (service time). Interment will be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Griggs Place Cemetery. Ken Smith and James Garner officiating.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Aldridge family.
Mrs. Martha Carolyn Dodd, age 70 of Brilliant, passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at her residence. Carolyn was a 1964 graduate of Haleyville High School. She was previously employed with West Oil Company and the Haleyville Housing Authority. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert M. Arthur and Margie Sowell Arthur, and a sister, Gloria Rawls. She is survived by her husband, Tony Dodd of Brilliant, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 23, 2017 from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Bethel Cemetery near Brilliant. Charlie Rawls and Steve Tidwell will be the officiating ministers. The visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (service time) on Thursday at the funeral home.
Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Dodd family.