Margaret Elrod


Margaret Elrod, 91, of Arab, died April 11, 2023, at Marshall Manor Nursing Home.

Services will be Friday, April 14, 2023, at 2 p.m. at Adams Brown Service Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Tony Gunter officiating. Burial will follow at First Baptist Church Cemetery in Geraldine. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home Friday.

Survivors include a daughter, Lou Ann Carver; son, John Elrod (Tina); four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Gracie Marie Berry


Infant Gracie Marie Berry, of Boaz, passed away Thursday, April 6, 2023, at Marshall Medical Center South.

Graveside services were Monday, April 10, 2023, at Hillcrest Cemetery. Etowah Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Gracie is survived by her parents, James Berry and Victoria Brown; brothers, Dawson Scott Brown, Wyndell Dale Berry, Dalton Meeks, and Colton Meeks; grandparents, Melissa Brown (Butch), and Jerry Brown; and a great-grandmother, Peggy Bowen.

Howard Lee Alexander


Mr. Alexander, 86, of Altoona, passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2023, at his residence.

He is survived by his sons, Phillip Alexander and Larry Alexander; brother, Ray Alexander; sisters, Lucille Hilburn and Doris Dunn (Earl) and one grandchild.

Graveside services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Moody’s Chapel Cemetery in Altoona with Bro. Gerald Deweese officiating. Etowah Memorial Chapel assisted the family.


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