Ronald D. Kidd


Ronald D. Kidd, 65, of Altoona, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, Dec. 21 at 1 p.m. at Altoona First Untied Methodist Church. Visitation is from 12 to 1 prior to service. His sons will officiate.

He is survived by his daughters, Laura Anne Bunn (Bobby Ray), Barbara Abigail Sexton (Josh), Carman Windy Beaty (Taylor); sons, Marshall Kidd (Ashley), Ronald Dallas Jr. (Hollie), Andrew Phillip (Emily); 18 grandchildren; sister, Judy Hacker; brother, William Seeman.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.


Lila Mae Pair Rains


Lila Mae Pair Rains, 88, of Albertville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019.

Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 16 at Asbury United Methodist Church. Burial followed in the adjoining cemetery. Bro.’s Daniel Pope, Donnie Patterson, Gene Lambert officiated.

She is survived by her daughter, Regina Sanders (Kenneth); sons, Jeffrey Rains (Donna), Mark Rains (Shawnee); sister, Margaret Reeves; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild.

Albertville Funeral Home Downtown is assisting the family with arrangements.


Judy Lynn Plunkett


Judy Lynn Plunkett, 72, of Albertville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, at the Crossville Nursing Home.

Funeral service will be Sunday, Dec. 22, at 2 p.m. in the McRae Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Martin officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday from noon until funeral time at the funeral home.

Mrs. Plunkett was born in Texas on September 3, 1947, to Sammie and Mary Davis Angle. She was a general accounts manager in the banking field.

She is survived by her brother, Tracy Angle, of Texas; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Barbara and John Persefield, of Texas; nieces and nephews, Ashley Barker, Rachel, Rebecca, Steffanie Lazzell, John Mark Persefield, Amy Plunkett, Lesllie Joslin.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Plunkett; parents, Sammie and Mary Angle; brother, Gary Angle. 

Pallbearers will be John Mark Persefield, Jimmy Yarbrough, Bill Garland, Ben Johnston, DeWitt Mullins, Benny Tidwell.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Building Fund, 2650 Pine St, Albertville, AL 35950.


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