Mrs. Martha I’dora McDonald, age 92, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Sunset Manor Healthcare Facility in Guin. Mrs. McDonald was preceded in death by her parents, Session and Ruth Lenora Kilcrease Cook, husbands, Lonnie Currie and G.W. McDonald, infant daughter, Martha Jean Currie, son in law, Jim Nabors, sisters, Veta Wysocki, Joyce Exum, brother, Pat Cook, step son, Paul McDonald, step grandson, Quinton McDonald. She is survived by her daughter, Lonice Nabors of Winfield, step daughter, Linda Weeks (Richard) of Winter Haven, FL, step son, Michael McDonald (Diane) of Winfield, grandchildren, Ronnie Blue (Neva), Ryan Weeks (Lauren), Wendy Thornton (Russell), great grandchildren, Alisha Clark (Brandon), Michelle Studdard (Bart) and great great grandchildren, Brody and Payton Studdard, nieces, nephews and other relatives. Funeral services for Mrs. McDonald are scheduled for Monday, April 9, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home chapel with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. Bro. Kenny Hatcher will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be held Monday, April 9, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. service time. Bowen Funeral Home serving the McDonald family.
Ms. Betty Gann Bell better known as Prebble, age 83 of Winfield, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at DCH Medical Center in Tuscaloosa. Prebble was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Winfield and was retired from the bookkeeping department of the State Bank and Trust of Winfield. She was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Exie Bostick Gann, a brother, George Gann, and a sister, Sarah Gann. Ms. Bell is survived by her daughter, Melanie Bell Norris (Steven) of Winfield, a son, Sam Bell (Denise) of Tuscaloosa, grandchildren, Hollie Bell Elmore (Caleb), Caleb Norris and Cole Norris, great grandchildren, Hadley and Emerson Elmore. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 30, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home chapel with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. Bro. Earl Freeman will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Bell family.
Mrs. Doris Ann Hulsey Porter, age 83 of Winfield, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Hospice of West Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Mrs. Porter is preceded in death by her parents, Grady and Thelma Corkren Hulsey and her brother, Charles R. Hulsey. She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Rex E. Porter, children, Sandra G. Porter of Atlanta, GA, Edward R. Porter (Karen) of Atlanta, GA and Charles B. Porter of Winfield, grandchildren, Starla Pearson, Paige Porter, Tracy Porter, Tiffany Willis, Austin Porter, Tara Porter, Kayla Porter, Heather Smith and Krushinda Brannon, 10 great grandchildren, niece, Anita Jones, cousin, Joyce Clanton, and sister in law, Doris Hulsey of MS. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Mike Carver will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Mt. Pisgah cemetery. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Porter family.
Michael Peter Weeks, Jr, age 27, passed away March 16, 2018, at his residence in Gulf Shores. Michael is preceded in death by his parents, Michael P. Weeks, Sr. & Theresa Clark Weeks and his grandparent, Rayford & Virginia White Weeks. He is survived by his sisters, Amber Rose Weeks of Philadelphia,PA, and Shianne Bambinelli of Guin, niece, Catherine Rose Weeks, aunts, Virginia Coontz, Diane Ciliberto, Rosemary Week all of Philadelphia, PA and Catherine Moncrief (Michael) of Gulf Shores, uncles, Edward Larkin and Rayford Weeks both of Philadelphia, PA. A memorial service for Michael will be announced at a later date. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield, AL serving the Weeks family.