Mr. Howell Jack Holt, age 81 of Brilliant, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in the DCH Medical Center in Tuscaloosa. Mr. Holt was born on March 9, 1938 in Brilliant, Alabama. He served in the United States Air Force and Army National Guard for 26 years.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Bonnie Shirley Holt, his children, Lowell Gene Holt of Winfield, Debbie Bolling (Steve) of Winfield and Jack Daniel Holt (Shelly) of Huntsville, grandchildren’s, Dylan Holt, Taran Holt, Aaron Bennett, Andrew Bennett, Chloe Holt, Natalie Lucas, four great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild, and his sister, June East of Millington, TN and an host of other family and friends. Mr. Holt was preceded in death by his parents, Felix Holt and Sarah Margaret Farris Holt, a grandson, Christopher Allen Holt, one sister and three brothers.
The funeral service for Mr. Holt will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Bethel Church of Christ Cemetery. The visitation will be on Saturday from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Charlie Rawls will be officiating minister and Steve Tidwell will serve as song leader. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Holt family.
Mr. Clarence Alton Watley, age 92, of Pell City formerly of Brilliant, passed away on Friday, January 31, 2020 at Brookwood Baptist Hospital.
Mr. Watley served in the United States Air Force from 1945 until 1968, he retired from the Air Force as E9 Cheif Master Sargent before his employment as an electronics instructor for Macon Technical College in Macon, GA. He was later employed with the Civil Service as GS12 from 1973 until his retirement in 1986.
He is survived by his children, Don Watley (Sharon) of Pell City, and Kathy Watley of Tampa, FL, his grandchildren, Aaron Lloyd (Olivia), Shae White (Chris), Jarod Lloyd (Natalie), Josh Grimes (Sherry), Blake Lloyd (Kelly), and Jason Grimes, great grandchildren, Makena, Kaylan, Jena, Ella Grace, Carter, Harley, Anniston, Christian, Brittany and Austin. Mr. Watley was preceded in death by his parents, Logan Virgil Watley and Ollie Schrimsher Watley, wife, Mary Berryhill Watley, two sisters, and five brothers.
Funeral service for Mr. Watley will be held on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Boston Cemetery near Brilliant. Greg Lowery will be the officiating minister. The visitation will be held on Monday, February 3, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Watley family.
Mrs. Linda Kay Bostick, better known as Kay, age 53, of Glen Allen, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at her residence.
Kay is survived by her husband, Jimmy “Bo” Bostick, her children, Jason Bostick (Courtney) of Winfield, Brandy Manasco (Brandon) of Winfield, and Melissa Bostick of Tuscaloosa, mother, Mildred Stough of Winfield, grandchildren, Katie Beth, Lee Ann and Jessie Manasco, Holden Bostick, Ashley and Alyssa Bostick, DellaVonte King, and Jhayden Isaiah on the way, and a sister, Donna Coleman, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
The funeral service for Kay will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. The visitation will be held on Sunday from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Brother Delton Harrison and Brother Mark Moore will be the officiating ministers. A private family burial will be held on Monday, February 3, 2019. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Bostick family.
Dr. David Allen Justice, M.D., age 80, of Winfield, formerly of Heflin, AL, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Dr. Justice was born October 7, 1939, to Walters Tillman Justice and Virginia Lindstrand Justice in Oak Park, IL. Dr. Justice attended Stephens County High School in Toccoa, GA after graduation, he attended Berry College in Rome, GA and Medical College of Georgia, in Augusta, GA earning his medical degree.
Dr. Justice is survived by his wife of 52 years, Nevelyn Cook Justice, his children, Jennifer Anne Justice of Ukiah, CA and Mark Andrew Justice of Winfield, AL, sisters, Karen Swanson (Bill) of Lanesboro, MN, and Carole Justice (John), his brothers, Thomas Justice (Mariam) of Pasadena, CA , Richard Justice, Park Ridge, IL and Larry Justice of Chicago, IL, and a host of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Virginia Justice, and his brothers, John and Robert T. Justice.
Funeral services for Dr. Justice will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. The visitation will be held on Sunday from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home.
Dr. Paul Murphy and LouAnn Hubbard will officiate the service. In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to; Winfield First Baptist Church Building Fund or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or contact them at 1-800-822-6344. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Justice family.