Ann Smith Garmon


Ann Smith Garmon, 88, of Albertville passed away Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Funeral services are today, Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Albertville First United Methodist Church with Bro. Mark Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Hill.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Wakefield Brown (Bill); son, J. Collins Wakefield (Colleen); four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.


Inez “Tinkie” Bevill Wilborn


Inez “Tinkie” Bevill Wilborn, 93, of Guntersville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Sept. 22. at Mount Moriah Community Church. Bro. Wayne Gregg officiated. Burial followed in Rancey Cemetery with Rainsville Funeral Home, Inc. directing.

She is survived by her sons, Wilford D. Wilborn of Columbus City; Dr. Johnny Ray Wilborn and wife, Dr. Teresa Wilborn of Ashville; and; sisters-in-law, Shirley Wilborn Walker of Huntsville and Wanda Henderson Wilborn of Swearingin.


Lawrence D. “Sarge” Morrow


Lawrence D. “Sarge” Morrow, 88, of Albertville, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019.

Funeral services were Sunday, Sept. 22, at Adams Brown Service Chapel with Bro. Johnny Morrow officiating. Burial followed in Liberty Hill, Hyatt Community.

He is survived by his daughters, JoAnn Morrow, Diann Voss, Cathy Howard, Annette Slone; sister, Nadine Henry; brothers, Drexel Morrow, Johnny Morrow and Phillip Morrow; and seven grandchildren.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.


Lorene Mashburn Jacobs


Lorene Mashburn Jacobs, 101, of Whitesboro, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019

Her memory will be cherished by three children, John Barry Jacobs (Judi) of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Joan Robinson (Verbon) of Boaz, and Janice Starling (Charles) of Webster, Florida; 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Sept. 22, at Whitesboro Baptist Church. Burial followed in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Alan Hallmark officiated. 

Etowah Memorial Chapel directed.


Melba Campbell 



Melba Campbell Gilbreath, 90, of Albertville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019.

Her funeral service was held Sunday, Sept. 22, at Albertville Memorial Chapel. Burial followed at Lathamville Cemetery. 

She is survived by her children, Johnny Wayne Gilbreath, Larry E. Gilbreath and Connie Hullander (Tony); sister, Jean Glassco.

Albertville Memorial Chapel directed.


Thomas Knight


Thomas Knight, 81,  Albertville, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2019.

Funeral services were held on Sunday, Sept. 22, at McRae Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Chuck Knight and Bro. Brad Williams officiating. Burial followed in Marshall Memorial Gardens. 

Mr. Knight is survived by his sons & daughters-in-law, Keith (Stephanie) Knight of Vestavia, Rodney (Melissa) Knight of Albertville, Chris (Amber) Knight of Albertville; daughter and son-in-law, Cindy (Brad) Ham of Albertville; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Ken Knight of Albertville, and sister, Virginia Finley of Boaz.

McRae Funeral Home directed.


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