Billy Wayne Mikel


Billy Wayne Mikel, 54, of Boaz, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020.

His funerals service will be Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. at Albertville Memorial Chapel with burial to follow at Memory Hill Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 11, at the funeral home. Rev. Chris Claborne will be officiating.

He is survived by his children, Andrea Carter, Tabatha Carter, Cory Mikel; parents, Wayne and Nellie Mikel; brothers, Lavon Mikel (Tonya), Toby Mikel (Stacy), Aaron Mikel, Walter Mikel; and fiancé, Donna Johnson.

Albertville Memorial Chapel is directing.

Chester C. Padgett


Chester C. Padgett, 84, of Boaz, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5.

Funeral service was held Sunday, Feb. 9, at McRae Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Willis Langston and Bro. Tommy Foxx officiating. Burial followed in Forrest Home Cemetery.

Padgett is survived by his daughter, Melissa Strange, of Boaz; and sisters, Edith Hart, of Iowa, and Virginia Lowery, of Boaz.

Emma Nola Fortner


Emma Nola Fortner, 79, of Altoona, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.

There are no services planned at this time.

Jeanette B. Robertson


Jeanette B. Robertson, 69, of Groveoak, passed away Saturday, Feb. 8.

Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 10, at Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Daniel Lawson, Bro. Nick Davis and Bro. Clint Feemaster officiating. Burial followed in Kelly’s Chapel Cemetery with Rainsville Funeral Home, Inc. directing,

She is survived by her husband, John Lanny Robertson, of Groveoak; son, John Timothy Robertson (Brandi), of Fyffe; daughter, Tina Renee Lyles (Jon), of Fyffe; three grandchildren; brother, Carl Wayne Blackwell, of Gulf Port, Mississippi; and sister, Brenda Mechelle Blackwell, of Geraldine.

Lowery Pounds


Lowery Pounds, 76, Boaz, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Feb. 9, at Union FCM Church with Bro. Doyce Putman officiated. Burial followed in the Union Cemetery.

Pounds is survived by his wife, Elois Pounds, of Boaz; sons and daughters-in-law, Ken and Pam Pounds, of Altoona, Chris and Brandy Pounds, of Boaz; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

William Elliott Curry, Jr.


William Elliott Curry, Jr. 89, of Albertville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6.

His funeral service will be at 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Albertville Memorial Chapel. Denise Waters will officiate. Burial will follow at Marshall Memorial Gardens.

He is survived by his wife, Bobbie Nell Connor Curry; children, William E. Curry, III (Pat), Robert J. Curry (Tara), Leah Curry Painter, Amy Curry Casebolt (Brent); eleven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; and sister, Sarah Curry Grimes (Kelly).

Albertville Memorial Chapel is directing.


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