Mr. James Mr. James "Bud" Curtis Self, age 81 of Brilliant, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in Winfield. Mr. Self was preceded in death by his parents, Elton and Lottie Dickinson Self. He is survived by his wife, Myrtle Self, a son, Anthony "Tony" Self (Felicia) of Winfield, Daughters, Karen Caudle (Ivan) of Brilliant, and Ann King (Rex) of Haleyville, grandchildren, Matthew and Jonathan Caudle, Kyle Self (Carrie), and Joseph Self, and Joshua and Lindsay King, 6 great grandchildren, brothers, Billy Self (Helen) and Jackie Self (Vonnie), and one sister, Virginia Mullenix. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14, from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel, with burial to follow in the Bethel Cemetery, Rev. Steve Tidwell and Rev. Charlie Rawls officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.

Mr. Letus Odell Weeks, Jr.Mr. Letus Odell Weeks Jr. age 74 of Winfield, passed away on June 9, 2011 at the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mr. Weeks had requested a private memorial service be given in his memory.




Mrs. Annie Lou MillerMrs. Annie Lou Miller, age 86 of Winfield, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011 at the Sunset Manor Nursing facility in Guin. Mrs. Miller was preceded in death by her husband Delmus Miller, her parents, Benny and Nancy Lenahan Shelnutt, and several brothers and sisters.

Mrs. Miller was retired after 38 years of teaching.

She is survived by two daughters, Reba (Terry) May, and Martha (Phillip) Miles, a son, Myron  (Lavenia) Miller, grandchildren, Miranda (Michael) Butler, Emily (Dale) Yake, and Brad (Ashley) Miles, great grandchildren, Anna Beth Butler, Caroline Butler, Abigail Yake, Aidan Yake, Finley Yake, Raven Miles, and Caitlin Miles, a sister Mary Jensen, two brothers, Gene and William Shelnutt, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, June 1, at Mt. Pleasant Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. The body will lie in state from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wednesday at the church. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. on Tuesday at the funeral home.  Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield directing.

Wanda MitchellPlease remember the Family of Mrs. Wanda Mitchell. She passed away February 4, 2011. Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm Monday at Winfield First Baptist Church. Visitation will be from 6-8 pm on Sunday at the Church. Pray for the peace and comfort of God at this difficult time in their lives.