Mildred Hall Sanders


Mildred Hall Sanders, 94, of Huntsville, formerly of Sand Mountain, passed away after a few months in a nursing home in Sevierville, TN. Mildred spent most of her life on Sand Mountain and Huntsville, Alabama but later moved to Texas and then Tennessee to be near her children. Later in life she loved to read Southern Living and Birds and Blooms magazines and to watch all the different birds at her bird feeder. She was a wonderful mother and will be missed terribly.

Marshall Memorial Chapel is directing.

David James Chumley


Infant David James Chumley, of Crossville, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019.

A graveside service was held Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Harvest Center Church of God of Prophecy.

He is survived by his parents, Matt and Brianna Chumley; grandparents, Sherry Chumley, Scotty Kilgo, Rebecca Landers; great grandmother, Patricia Long; great grandmother Rachel Whitmore.

Crossville Memorial Chapel directed.

Gary Michael Keener


Gary Michael Keener, 60, of Gadsden, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019.

Funeral services are today, June 22, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Albertville Funeral Home Downtown Chapel. The family will visit with friends from noon until 2 p.m. prior to the service at Albertville Funeral Home Downtown Chapel.

Mr. Keener is survived by his sisters, Betty McClendon (Mitchell), Linda Gaskin (Robert), special “Sissy” Sandy Keener Befort; brother-in-law, Thomas Carroll.

Albertville Funeral Home Downtown is assisting the family with arrangements.

Wilburn Norris Kidd


Wilburn Norris Kidd, 94, of Crossville passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019.

His funeral service was Friday, June 21, 2019 at Crossville Memorial Chapel. Burial followed at Dekalb Memory Gardens.

Mr. Kidd is survived by his children; Carolyn Bishop, David Kidd (Janice), 4 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; sister; Faye Coker; brother, Donald Kidd (Delam).

Crossville Memorial Chapel directed.

Bobby Kay Mathis


Bobby Kay Mathis, 87, of Albertville, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019.

Funeral services will be today at 1 p.m. at Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.

Burial will follow at Memory Hill.

Mr. Mathis is survived by his spouse, Lucille Mathis; sister-in-law, Nell Smith Mathis.

Arrangements entrusted to Adams Brown Service Funeral Home.

Billy West McClendon


Billy West McClendon, 82, of Waldron, Arkansas, formerly of Geraldine, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 23, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Geraldine First Baptist Church.

Mr. McClendon is survived by his wife, Jackie McClendon of Waldron, AR; daughters, Sherrie Pence of Crossville, Robin Bankston, of Albertville, Mitzi Hughes of Boaz; brothers, Ned McClendon and Don McClendon both of Geraldine; grandchildren, Tyler Bankston (Jennifer) and Josie Hughes; three great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Amos and Oval McClendon.


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