Obituaries

BEACHUM, Mrs. Lula M., 92, a resident of Tuskegee Inst., Al. died Saturday June 20, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday June 26, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Rev C. P. Noble officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Thursday June 25, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

GIBSON, Mr. LaBrantt D., 37, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday June 3, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral arrangements are pending.

 

DAVIS, Mrs. Emily J., 92, a resident of Tuskegee, Institute, Al. died Saturday June 6, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday June 12, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. E. O. Major officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Thursday June 11, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home.

ABDULLAH, Mr. Kareem Bilal, 69, a resident of Tuskegee, AL died in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral arrangements to be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

BYRD, Mr. Roscoe, Jr., 82, a resident of Chester, VA died Sunday May 31, 2020 in Chester, VA. Funeral arrangements to be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

COMER, Mrs. Vanita, A., 64, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday May 30, 2020 in Tuskegee, AL. Graveside services will be held Saturday June 6, 2020 at 11 am from Hickory Grove Cemetery with Deacon Stanley Maxwell officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday June 5, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

WILLIAMS, Mrs. Geraldine, 77, a resident of Tuskegee, AL died Friday May 22, 2020 in Auburn, AL. Funeral arrangements will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

HURRY, Mr. Jack, Jr., 85, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday May 8, 2020 in FT. Lauderdale, Fl. Graveside services will be held Saturday May 16, 2020 at 12 noon from Flowers Cemetery (Uniontown, Al.) with Rev. Andra D. Sparks officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday May 15, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

WARE, Mr. Charlie, 90, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday May 4, 2020 in Tuskegee. Al. Graveside services will be held Wednesday May 13, 2020 at 11 a.m. from St. John Baptist Church cemetery (Notasulga, Al.) with Rev. Horace S. White officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Tuesday May 12, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

SPANN, Mrs. Carolyn M., 77, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday May 2, 2020 in Opelika, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday May 8, 2020 at 10 a.m. (EST) from St. Paul A.M.E. Church cemetery (Arlington, Ga.) with Rev. Benjamin Jones officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Thursday May 7, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

BROWN, Mr. Curtis M., "Buddy", 76, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday May 2, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Graveside services will be held Tuesday May 12, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Zion At The Hill cemetery with Rev. Mae Pearl Clark officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Monday May 11, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

WALKER, Rev. Roosevelt V., 86, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday April 29, 2020 in Birmingham, Al. Visitation will be held Monday May 4, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Walker will be buried in Cleveland, Ohio. Calhoun Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements. The funeral service will be streamed online from Calhoun Funeral Home (17010 Lakeshore Blvd., Cleveland, Ohio 44110) at 9:00 a.m. CST. Condolences may be sent to The Peoples Funeral Home.

 

JERIDO, Mr. Nathaniel, 73, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday April 29, 2020 in Auburn, Al. Graveside services will be held Thursday May 7, 2020 at 2 p.m. from Mt. Teamon Cemetery with Pastor Jennifer Jelks officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Wednesday May 6, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

MILLS, Miss Sarah E., 21, a resident of Salem, Al. died Friday April 24, 2020 in Tuskegee. Al. Funeral arrangements will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

FREDERICK, Mrs. Antoinette R., 90, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday April 24, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday, May 1, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Dr. Gregory Gray officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Thursday, April 30, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

TYSON, Mrs. Maple, 90, a resident of Union Springs, Al. died Tuesday April 24, 2020 in Union Springs, Al. Graveside services will be held Saturday May 2, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Antioch Cemetery (Co. Rd. 5) with Rev. Adrian Taylor officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday May 1, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

COTRELL, Ms. Deirdre C., 63, a resident of Montgomery, Al. died Monday April 27, 2020 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral arrangements will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

BROWN, Mrs. Carrie B., 89, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Sunday April 12, 2020 in Virginia. Graveside services will be held Wednesday April 22, 2020 at 2 p.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. James H. Taylor officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Tuesday April 21, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

HARRIS, Mr. David A., 62, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday April 8, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral arrangements will be announced.

HARRIS, Mrs. Louise W., 71,  a resident of Hardaway, Al. died Wednesday March 25, 2020 in Hardaway, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday April 3, 2020 at 2 p.m. from Union Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Donald Carr officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Thursday April 2, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

KENNEBREW, Deacon David "Red", 80,  a former resident of Shorter, Al. died Friday March 6, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Graveside services will be held Saturday March 28, 2020 at 12 noon from Greater White Church Cemetery with Rev. Herbert Griges officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday March 27, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

ADAMS, Mrs. Deborah, 62,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday March 23, 2020 in Auburn, Al. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

MADISON, Mrs. Floreida M "Flo", 72,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday March 12, 2020 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday March 27, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Washington Chapel A.M.E Church with Pastor Richard Carter officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery (Birmingham, Al.) with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Thursday March 26, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

SIMMONS, Bertha M. 67,  a resident of Lafayette, Al. died Thursday March 19, 2020 in Birmingham, Al. Funeral arrangements and services will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

SULLEN, Mrs. Mattie B., 91, a resident of Hardaway, Al. died Tuesday March 10, 2020 in Albany, Ga. Funeral services will be held Saturday March 21, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Damascus Baptist Church with Rev. Leon Baker officiating. Burial will be in Damascus Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, March 20, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

CRAPPS, Mrs. Nettie., 92, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday March 4, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Thursday March 12, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church with Rev.  Jonathan Pemberton officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday March 11, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

PAYNE, Mr. Sean Carlos, 51, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday, February 28, 2020 in Montgomery, Al. Sean's burial will be private, for family only.

McRAE, Mrs. Rosa T., 84,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday February 13, 2020 in Tuskegee. Al. Memorial services will be held Saturday February 22, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Washington Chapel A.M.E. Church with Pastor Richard Carter officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

DUNHAM, Mrs. Lorene, 95, a former resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday February 3, 2020 in Chattanooga, TN. Funeral services will be held Tuesday February 11, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Jonathan Pemberton officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Monday February 10, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. 

MOORE, Mrs. Edna, Martel, 94, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday January 10, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday January 17, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. from Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. C. P. Noble officiating. Burial will be in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Thursday January 16, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

STAFFORD, Mrs. Florence S., 92, a resident of Montgomery, Al. died Monday January 13, 2020 in Montgomery, Al. Memorial services will be held Monday January 20, 2020 at 11 a.m. from The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Montgomery, Al.). Brother Tommie Delaney will lead the discourse. Burial will be in Ashdale Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

 

STROUD, Mr. Michael, 54, a resident of Notasulga, Al. died Tuesday January 14, 2020 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Thursday January 23, 2020 at 11 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Adrian Taylor officiating. Burial will be in Pine Level cemetery (Loachapoka, Al.) with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

THOMPSON, Mrs. Marie, 84, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Wednesday January 15, 2020 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday January 24, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Daniel Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Torbert officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Thursday January 23, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

MARABLE, Mr. Vester L., 30, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday, December 28, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 11 a.m. from The Tuskegee University Chapel with Rev. Richard Carter officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, January 3, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m., with a family hour from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m., at Washington Chapel A.M.E. Church (2508 West Montgomery Road Tuskegee, Al. 36083).

 

PURIFOY, Mr. George L., 70, a resident of Shorter, Al. died Friday, December 27, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Memorial services will be held Friday, January 3, 2020 at 11 a.m. from Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church (Shorter, Al.) with Rev. Samuel Howard officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

HARRISON, Mrs. Ruby M., 81, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday, December, 26 2019 in Tallassee, Al. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

GRANT, Mr. Ernest A., 61a resident of Tuskegee Inst., Al. died Friday, December 20, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 30, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Jonathan Pemberton officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. 

HOWARD, Mrs. Yvonne, 82, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Sunday, December 15, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 27, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Rock of Ages Baptist Church with Rev. Joe Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Mason Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Thursday December 26, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

YOUNGE, Mr. Stephen T., 71, a resident of Fort Pierce, Fl. died Friday December 6, 2019 in West Palm Beach, Fl. Funeral services will be held Saturday December 14, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dr. Angelique Walker-Smith officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Saturday December 14, 2019 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

DIX, Mr. Ernest, 68, a resident of Tuskegee Institute, Al. died Wednesday December 4, 2019 in Stockbridge, Ga. Funeral services will be held Thursday December 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Isaac “Scooney” Chappell officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday December 11, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

WILSON, Mr. James W., Jr., 58, a resident of Salem, Al. died Saturday November 23, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday December 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Heart felt reflections will replace a Eulogy. Burial will be in Garden Hills Cemetery (Opelika, Al.) with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Saturday December 7, 2019 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

BUFORD, Mrs. Mary L., 100, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday November 28, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Sunday December 8, 2019 at 2 p.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Katrina Love officiating. Burial will be in Riverdale Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday December 8, 2019 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

MOORE, Mrs. Eloise O., 92, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday December 2, 2019 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday December 7, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. C. P. Noble officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday December 6, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

HAMPTON, Ms. Deby Ann, 52, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday November 30, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Wednesday December 11, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Mt. Erie Baptist Church with Rev. Eddie Short officiating. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

RUSH, Mr. Marcus K. 24, "Nugg", a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday November 22, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday November 29, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Jubilee Christian Fellowship International Church with Rev. Stephen Copeland officiating. Burial will be in Mary Magdalene Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

WILSON, Mr. James W. Jr., 58, a resident of Salem, Al. died Saturday November 23, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Funeral arrangements will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

LEWIS, Mr. Melvin E., Sr, 95, a former resident of Tuskegee Institute, Alabama died Tuesday November 19, 2019 in Indianapolis, IN. Funeral services will be held Tuesday November 26, 2019 at 11 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Father Matt Rudzik officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Monday November 25, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a wake service from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

STINSON, Mr. Willie G., Jr., 57, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday November 9, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday November 16, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Lawrence Howard officiating. Burial will be in Ashdale Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday November 15, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

HOOKS, Mr. Larry, 70, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Sunday November 3, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Monday November 11, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Tuskegee University Chapel with Rev. Amos Harris officiating. Burial will be in Tabernacle Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Sunday November 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m., with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m., at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

GESS, Ms. Sharon L.,48, and GESS, Mr. William R., "Bobby", 60, residents of Notasulga, Al. died Sunday October 20, 2019 in Notasulga, Al. Bobby’s funeral services will be held Friday November 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Fred D. Gray, Jr. officiating. Sharon’s funeral will be held Friday November 1, 2019 at 1 p.m. from First Baptist Church (Opelika, Al.) with Rev. Bobby White officiating. Sharon and Bobby will be buried in Town Creek Cemetery (Auburn, Al.) after Sharon’s funeral with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation for Sharon and Bobby will be Thursday October 31, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

ECHOLS, Mrs. Mary H., 94, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday October 17, 2019 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 26, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. C. P. Noble officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday October 25, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. with a family hour from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

JONES, Mr. Mark T., Sr., 56, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday October 14, 2019 in Auburn, Al. Funeral arrangements will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.

MENNEFEE, Mr. Larry D., 70, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday October 10, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday October 25, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Adrian Taylor officiating. Burial will be in Fort Mitchell National Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

THOMPSON, Mr. Fin, Jr., 85,  a resident of Fort Davis, Al. died Monday October 14, 2019 in Fort Davis, Al. Funeral services will be held Tuesday October 22, 2019 at 1 p.m. from Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church with Rev, Steven Carson officiating. Burial will be in Elizabeth Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

JONES, Mrs. Marilyn C. "Bunny", 74,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., Al. died Friday October 4, 2019 in Auburn, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Tuskegee University Chapel with Elder Anthony Avery officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday October 11, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

GRANT, Mr. Woodrow W. "Stick", 77,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Tuesday October 8, 2019 in Auburn, Al. Memorial services will be held Saturday October 12, 2019 at 2 p.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Evangelist Florence Pace-Tyner officiating.

 

DEMPSEY, Mrs. Patricia, 78, a former resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Monday October 7, 2019 in Tallahassee, Fl. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 19, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Mt. Nebo Baptist Church with Rev. Jonas Rutledge officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Nebo Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be held Friday October 18, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

JONES, Mrs. Alma, 99, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Sunday October 6, 2019 in Atlanta, Ga. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 19, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Rock of Ages Baptist Church with Rev. Leonza Harris (Eulogist) and Rev. Fred Lee officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday October 18, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

SOLOMON, Mrs. Essie M., 87, a resident of Midway, Al. died Saturday October 5, 2019 in Milwaukee, WI. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 19, 2019 at 1 p.m. from Mt. Olive Baptist Church (Midway, Al.) with Rev. Bruce Burks officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Olive Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday October 18, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

SHAW-HEMPHILL, Miss Nyra R., 20, a resident of Tuskegee, Inst., Al. died Thursday October 3, 2019 in Opelika, Al. Memorial services will be held Wednesday October 9, 2019 at 12 noon from The Tuskegee University Chapel with dean Gregory Gray officiating. Nyra’s funeral and burial in Cincinnati, Ohio will be announced later.

REED, Mr. Willie C., 85, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Thursday October 3, 2019 in Montgomery, Al. Graveside services will be held Monday October 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Howard Cemetery. Rev. E. O. Major will officiate. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Sunday October 6, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

WELCH, Mrs. Lizzie K. "Nookie", 85, a resident of Tuskegee, AL. died Thursday September 12, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Thursday September 19, 2019 at 10 a.m. from Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. John H. Curry, Jr. officiating. Burial will be in FT. Mitchell National Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday September 18, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

MOORE, Mr. Keldrick, 18, a resident of Nashville, TN. died Monday September 2, 2019 in Murfreesboro, TN. Funeral services will be held Saturday September 14, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Mary Magdalene Baptist Church with Rev. Adrian Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the churchyard cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday September 13, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

SMITH, Mr. Hansel "Hamp", 78, a resident of Auburn, Al. died Wednesday August 28, 2019 in Auburn, Al. Memorial services will be held Friday September 6, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Pine Grove A.M.E. Zion Church (County Road 22) with Rev. Michael Hughley officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

OWENS, Mr. Gregory J., 63, a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Friday August 30, 2019 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Saturday September 7, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. K.T. Moss officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday September 6, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel
 

BANKS, Mrs. Robin Cabiness, 65, and CABINESS, Miss Kabeera M., 43, passed in an out of town location. Graveside services will be held Saturday August 31, 2019 at 10 a.m. from The Tuskegee University Cemetery with Rev. Michael Thurman, Assistant Chaplain officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Robin and Kabeera are the great-granddaughter and great-great-granddaughter respectively of Dr. Booker T. Washington. The first president of Tuskegee University.

JOHNSON, Mrs. Virginia Grace Albergottie, 71,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., Al. died Tuesday Aug. 20, 2019 in Montgomery, Al. Funeral services will be held Friday Aug. 30, 2019 at 11 a.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. J. C. Collins officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

McCAIN, Mrs. Carrie Smith, 88,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Saturday Aug. 17, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al. Graveside services will be held Friday Aug. 23, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. Adrian Taylor officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

BOYD, Mr. Willie L., 75, a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Tuesday Aug. 6, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Sunday Aug. 11, 2019 at 1 p.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John W. Summers officiating. Burial will be in St. Paul Cemetery (Co. Rd. 2) with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Saturday Aug. 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel..

WILLIAMS, Mr. Marvin, 57, a former resident of Tuskegee, AL. died Friday July 26, 2019 in New York, N.Y. Graveside services will be held Monday Aug. 5, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Walkers Chapel Cemetery. Rev. Adrian Taylor will be officiating with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

WELCH, Mr. Nathaniel "Bo", 85,  a resident of Tuskegee, Alabama died Thursday July 4, 2019 in Alexander City, Alabama. Funeral services will be held Thursday July 11, 2019 at 10 a.m. from Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. John L. Curry officiating. Burial will be in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery with  The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday July 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. with a family hour from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

STINSON,  Mr. Lennard C., 65, a resident of The Brownville Community died Wednesday July 3, 2019 in Auburn, AL. Memorial services will be held Saturday July 13, 2019 at 1 p.m. from Antioch Baptist Church (Little Texas) with Rev. Robert Preston officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

DRISCALL, Mr. Eddie D., 74, a resident of Montgomery, Al. died Wednesday June 26, 2019 in Montgomery, AL. Funeral services will be held Saturday July 6, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Amos Harris officiating. Burial will be in Tabernacle Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday July 5, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

PRIMOUS, Mr. Isaiah, 67,  a former resident of  Shorter,  AL. died Sunday. June 16, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio.  Visitation will be Tuesday June 25, 2019, from 12 noon until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside services will be Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at 2 p.m. from Allen Chapel A.M.E. Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. 

HAMILTON, Mr. Ernest, Ray., 68, a resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL. died Monday June 10, 2019 in  Luverne, AL Visitation will be Friday, June 21, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. There will not be a ceremony. Ernest will be cremated.

PURTER, Mrs. Maudie Louise., 97,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL. died Tuesday. June 4, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from Chapel United Methodist Church with Rev. John  Bratcher officiating. Burial will be in the Thrash Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Monday June 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral and burial will be in Eclectic, AL.

HALL, Mr. Roosevelt, Jr., 64,  a resident of Tuskegee, Al. died Sunday. June 2, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Monday, June 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from Damascus Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Leon Baker officiating. Burial will be in the churchyard cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Sunday June 9, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

FEARS, Mr. John, W., Jr., 91,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., Al. died Sat. May 25, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Graveside services will be held Saturday June 1, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. Lionel Armstead officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing. Visitation will be Friday May 31, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made payable to The Lambda Epsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. Mail to Tuskegee University Office of University Advancement P.O. Box 1304 Tuskegee Inst., Al. 36087. In Memo: E1765 (John W. Fears, Jr.).

 

SPRAYBERRY, Mr. John, S., 64, died Wed. May 22, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home

DILLARD, Mrs. Betty, T., 93,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst, AL died Saturday,  May 18, 2019 in Montgomery, AL.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 11 a.m.   from Bowen United Methodist Church with Rev. John Wesley Summers officiating.  Burial will be in Fort Mitchell National Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, May 24 , 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m.with a family hour from  6 p.m. until 7 p.m.  at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

LONG, Mr. Willie, "Chuck", 48,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL died Saturday,  May 4, 2019 in Tuskegee, Al.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 12 noon from Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church (Tuskegee, Al.) with Rev. Sterling Marshall officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery (Shorter, Al.)  with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, May 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

GAUNTT, Mr. Eddie D., 90 a resident of Tallassee,  AL died Tuesday,  April  30, 2019 in Tallassee, AL. funeral services will be held Monday, May 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. from New Zion A.M.E. Church with Pastor Gwen Tellis officiating.  Burial will be in Tuckabatchee Cemetery  with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

JACKSON , Mr. James A., 74 a former resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019 in Montgomery, AL . Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Calvary Missionary Christian Church with Rev. Dan Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Monday, May 6, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

KENNEDY, Mr. Terry L., 62,  a resident of Notasulga, AL, died Thursday, April 11, 2019 in Notasulga, AL. Memorial services will be held Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 11 A.M. from The House of Prayer Church with Pastor A.L. Robinson officiating. The Peoles Funeral Home will be directing.

PINER,  Mr. James F., 46,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died  Saturday April 6 in Columbus, GA. Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11 A.M. from the Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenneth Felton, Jr. officiating. Minister Eldise Hogsett will be the soloist.

WHITTAKER,  Mrs. Billie Jean, 80,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Saturday, April 21, 2019 in Montgomery, AL. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 1 P.M. . from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel Rev. Bill Patterson officiating. Burial will be in Ft. Mitchell Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

 

REED, Mr. Thomas J., Jr., 66, "Hawk",  a former resident of Tuskegee, AL, died in New Orleans, LA. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Washington Chapel A.M.E. Church with Rev. Orlando Sims officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

DAVIS, Ms. Alzetta Pitts, 54,  a resident of Opelika, AL, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 in Opelika, AL. Funeral services will be held Friday, April 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Damascus Missionary Baptist Church  with Rev. Leon Baker, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the churchyard cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home.

TRAWICK, Ms. Florence R., 76,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 in Union Springs, AL. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church (Rev. Dr. C.P. Noble, Pastor).. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.

BATES, Mr. Booker T., 67,  a resident of Columbus, GA, died Saturday, March 30, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.​

PRICE, Mrs. Bettie E., 95,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Monday, April 1, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 2 p.m. from Butler Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church with Rev. Frank Giles officiating. Burial will be in Ashdale Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, April 5, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home.​

CONLEY, Mr. Booker, 96 a former resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL, died Thursday, March 28, 2019 in Atlanta, GA. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Bowen United Methodist Church with Pastor John Wesley Summers officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, April 5, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

McGOWAN, Mr. Johnnie G., 96,  a resident of Tuskegee Institute, AL, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019 in Union Springs, AL. Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 11 a.m. from First Missionary Baptist Church (Union Springs, AL) with Rev. Gary Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a family hour from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

JETER, Mr. Charles R., 72,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019 in Opelika, AL. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Betty Jeter Brown officiating. Burial will be in Fort Mitchell National Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 9 a.m. until funeral hour.​

MARCHMAN, Mrs. Mary Lou Chambliss Wheat, 94 a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 11 a.m. from New Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with Rev. Anthony C. Williams, Pastor officiating. Burial will be in the churchyard cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, March 29, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

WYNN, Mr. Eugene Mack, Jr., 82,  died in Birmingham, AL Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 2 p.m. from the Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.​

LEFTWICH, Dr. H. Frank, Jr., 84,  a resident of Tuskegee Inst., AL, died Friday, March 15, 2019 in Montgomery, AL.  Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Mateusz Rudzik and Deacon Stanley Maxwell. Co-Celebrants, officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

SISTRUNK, Mr. Phillip D., 87,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL.  Memorial services will be held Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from Magnolia Baptist Church with Rev. David Jackson officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.

HILL, Mrs. Cozetta O.,  a former resident of Hardaway, AL, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 in Austin, TX. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 12 noon from Damascus Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Gerald Sanders (Boston, MA) officiating. Burial will be in the churchyard cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, March 15, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. with a family hour from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.  

MOSS, Mr. Joseph, L., Jr., 52,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Wednesday, February 27, 2019 in Montgomery, AL. Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 10 A.M. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Deacon Stanley Maxwell will be officiating.

 

PATTERSON, Ms. Amanda, 38,  a resident of Shorter, AL, died Monday, February 18, 2019 in Shorter, AL. Funeral arrangements and relatives will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.​

STEWART, Mr. Keith,  a former resident of Tuskegee, AL, died in an out of town hospital. Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. from Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church with Dr. Gregory Gray officiating. 

DIXON, Mrs. Anna Boykin, 80,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Thursday, January 17, 2019 in Lawrenceville, GA. Graveside services will be held Monday, January 28, 2019 at 10 A.M. from Greenwood Cemetery with Darryl Watkins officiating. The Peoples Funeral Home will be directing.  

HOLMES, Mrs. Louise F., 68,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Thursday, January 17, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 11 A.M. from The Tuskegee Church of Christ with Brother K. Jacks officiating. Burial will be in Cobbs-Shiloh Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Wednesday, January 23, 2019 from 2 P.M. until 6 P.M. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

GLOVER, Mrs. Genella T., 90,  a resident of Macon County, AL, died Wednesday, January 16, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be held Monday, January 21, 2019 at 11 A.M. from The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel. Brother Michael King will lead the discourse. Burial will be in Sweet Pilgrim Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Sunday, January 20, 2019 from 2 P.M. until 6 P.M. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

BROWN, Mr. Henry L., 64,  a resident of Tuskegee, AL, died Thursday, January 10, 2019 in Tuskegee, AL. Funeral services will be  held Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 2 P.M. from Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church, Tuskegee, AL  with Rev. Ray Charles Brown officiating. Burial will be in Ashdale Cemetery with The Peoples Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be Friday, January 18, 2019 from 2 P.M. until 6 P.M. at The Peoples Funeral Home Chapel.

MANCIL, Mr., Steven, 66 a resident of Notasulga, AL died Tuesday, January 8, 2019 in Notasulga, AL. Funeral arrangements and survivors will be announced by The Peoples Funeral Home.​

 

 

 

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