Vircie Randall Ogle


Vircie Randall Ogle, 65, of Crossville, passed away Friday, June 29, 2019.

Funeral services were Monday, July 1, 2019, at Adams Brown Service Chapel. Burial followed at White Oak of Albertville. Bro. Thomas Ogle officiated.

Mr. Ogle is survived by his wife, Mary Ogle; daughters, Paul Ogle, Marilyne Ogle; sons, Randall Ogle (Jessica); sisters, Sandra Whitaker, Ann Ogle; brothers, George Ogle, Donald Ogle, Thomas Ogle, Anthony Ogle; seven grandchildren; seven great grandchildren.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.

Ruth Helms


Ruth Helms, 93, of Attalla, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019. 

She will have a graveside service Tuesday, July 2, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Morton’s Chapel Cemetery in Altoona. There will be no visitation and the family has requested no flowers please.

Mrs. Helms is survived by her daughters, Dianne Whisenant, Janice Jett, Lori Helms, Lisa Helms, Liza Bishop; sons, Blake Helms Jr., Byron Helms; 10 grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and sister, Onzelle Rakestraw. Etowah Memorial Chapel is directing.


Frederick Keith Scott


Frederick Keith Scott, 78, of Boaz, passed away Friday, June 28, 2019.

A graveside service was held Saturday, June 29, 2019, at New Hope Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. Elder Mitchell Phillips and Elder Kenneth Watts officiated.

Mr. Scott is survived by his wife, Betty Brothers Scott; children, Lacrecia Dawn Miller (Bobby), Leslie Twain Scott, Brian Keith Scott (Joy); six grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; and sister, Dorothy Boe Collins (Wendell).

Etowah Memorial Chapel directed.


R. V. Williams


R. V. Williams, 78, of Albertville, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019.

Funeral services will be today, July 2, 2019, at Mt. High Church at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Mt. High Cemetery. Bro.’s Tex Martin, Donald Smith, Eugene Lambert and Johnathan Rohlfs officiating.

Mr. Williams is survived by his wife, Beulah Williams; sons, Rayford (Robin) Williams, George (Mary) Williams; sister, Bobbie Nell Gautney; sisters-in-law, Pat Rowell, Annie Bolding; and four grandchildren.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.


Benton Hester


Benton Hester, 58, of Guntersville, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019.

He is survived by his wife, Kathy Duke Hester of Guntersville; daughter, Ginny Hester of Guntersville; mother, Kathleen Hester of Guntersville; brother and sister-in-law, Bruce and Sonya Hester of Guntersville; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Sheila and Danny Wright of Albertville, Sonya and Raymond Shell of Guntersville, Melody McWhorter of Guntersville, Valorie and Bradley Mims of Guntersville.

McRae Funeral Home assisted family with arrangements.


William Randall Dowdy, II


William Randall Dowdy, II, 78, of Guntersville, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019.

Funeral services are Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Guntersville Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in Crestview Cemetery.

Guntersville Memorial Chapel is directing.