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Death Notices are provided online as a service to our readers, to give more timely notice than is possible in our twice-weekly newspaper. We update it as quickly as we can once we learn of an area death.

We print detailed obituaries of people from our news coverage area each Wednesday and Saturday in our newspaper, The Advertiser-Gleam. We do not print full obituaries in this online sampler.

Died April 17, 2014
Helen Teal Morrow, 84, Guntersville
Visitation 6:00-8:00 Monday at Guntersville Memorial Chapel. Funeral there Tuesday at 2:00. Burial in Marshall Memory Gardens.

Died April 17, 2014
Franklin Leon Rodgers, 81, Guntersville
Visitation Saturday, April 19, at Rainsville Funeral Home 5:00-8:00. Funeral there Sunday at 2:00. Interment following the service Sunday at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Dutton.

Died April 13, 2014
Danny Eugene Whorton, 62, Grant
Visitation Tuesday 4:00-8:00 at New Hope Funeral Home. Funere there Wednesday at 1:00. Burial in Free Home Cemetery.

Died April 13, 2014
Dr. John C. Alves, 59, Guntersville
Visitation Saturday, April 19, 1:00 to 2:30, Episcopal Church of the Epiphany. Funeral there 2:30 Saturday.

Died April 12, 2014
Cheryl Denise Pittman, 55, Harrodsburg, Kentucky
Funeral 2:30 Wednesday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel. Burial in Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 12:00 to 2:30.

Died April 12, 2014
Megan Elizabeth Grobmyer, 20, Huntsville
Funeral Sunday at 3:00 at Grant Church of Christ. Burial in Free Home Cemetery.

Died April 12, 2014
Jan Albert Hodges, 86, Anniston, formerly of Guntersville
Visitation Tuesday 5:00-7:00 at K.L. Brown Memory Chapel, Golden Springs Road, Anniston. Private service to be held later.

Died April 11, 2014
Vera Ellenburg Harvell, 91, Grassy
Visitation Monday 6:00-8:00 at Gober Funeral Home. Funeral there Tuesday at 2:00. Burial in Gilliam Springs Cemetery.

Died April 9, 2014
Nick Honea, 27, Albertville
Visitation Friday night 5:30-8:30 at the Albertville High School Fine Arts Center and again 12:00-2:00 there Saturday. Funeral there at 2:00. Family suggests memorials to the Nick Honea Memorial Scholarship Fund, 107 W. Main Street, Albertville, AL 35950.

Died April 9, 2014
Matthew Lee Banther, 22, Guntersville
Visitation Friday 5:00-8:00 and Saturday 10:00-8:00 at Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there Sunday at 2:00 with burial to follow in Old Prospect Cemetery on Highway 79, Guntersville.

Died April 7, 2014
Paul Sortor Jr. , 88, Albertville
Visitation Thursday 6:00-8:00 at Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there Friday at 2:00 with burial to follow in Marshall Memory Gardens.

Died April 7, 2014
John David Upton, 72, Guntersville
Graveside funeral service Thursday at 2:00 at Mt. Carmel Cemetery with Carr Funeral Home directing.

Died April 6, 2014
Buford Fennell, 93, Guntersville
Funeral Friday at 11:00 at Guntersville Memorial Chapel.

Died April 6, 2014
Alton Lee Carr, 75, Albertville
Carr Funeral Home assisting the family. No services planned at this time.

Died April 6, 2014
Terry Eugene Cooper, 61, Guntersville
Visitation Tuesday 5:00-8:00 at Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there Wednesday at 3:00. Burial in Mountain View Baptist Church Cemetery.

Died April 5, 2014
Terry H. "Peewee" Clifton, 55, Asbury-Martling
Visitation 5:00-8:00 Monday at New Hope Funeral Home. Funeral there Tuesday at 3:00. Burial in Walker Cemetery.

Died April 4, 2014
Sheila Mae Burns, 65, Horton Road, Albertville
Funeral Monday at 11:00 at Marshall Memorial Funeral Chapel.

Died April 4, 2014
Betty J. Newman, 83, High Point Road
Funeral was Sunday at Carr Funeral Home, with burial in Haneys Chapel Cemetery.

Died April 3, 2014
Randall H. Glassco, 63, Horton
Funeral was Sunday afternoon at Guntersville First Baptist Church with burial at Zion Hill Cemetery.

Died April 2, 2014
Ethel Millican, 99, Guntersville
Visitation 6:00-7:00 Thursday night, Creek Path Baptist Church, followed by memorial service at 7:00. Funeral at 11:00 Friday morning in Birmingham. Graveside service at Elmwood Cemetery (weather permitting; otherwise in funeral home chapel).

Died April 1, 2014
Bonnie Lee Noles, 75, Guntersville
Visitation 6:00-8:00 Wednesday night at Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there
at 2:00 Thursday followed by burial in Berry-Brookshire Cemetery.

Died March 31, 2014
Ruby Tidwell, 89, Guntersville
Visitation Wednesday 9:00-noon at Guntersville Memorial Chapel. Graveside service at 1:00 in Roden Cemetery.

Died March 30, 2014
Doris E. Cobourn, 71, Grant
Visitation Tuesday 5:00-8:00 at New Hope Funeral Home. Funeral there Wednesday at 2:00. Burial in Gunter Mountain Memorial Gardens.

Died March 30, 2014
Joy Faye Childress, 75, Horton
Visitation Monday 5:00-8:00 at Adams Funeral Home. Funeral there Tuesday at 2:00. Burial in Asbury Methodist Cemetery

Died March 26, 2014
Verbon L. "Bo" Kirkland Jr., 67, Arab
Visitation 9:00-11:00 Saturday at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Funeral there at 11:00. Burial in Brookwood Cemetery.

Died March 25, 2014
Olin "Lee" Johnson III, 64, Guntersville
Visitation Friday 10:00-11:00 at St. Williams Catholic Church. Funeral mass at the church at 11:00. Guntersville Memorial Chapel directing.

Died March 24, 2014
Clifton Thomas Hodges, 76, Guntersville, formerly of Scottsboro
Celebration of life Sunday at 1:00 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Scottsboro. Memorial service to follow at 3:00.

Died March 22, 2014
Al Smith, 60, Guntersville, formerly of Albertville
Private memorial to be held later. Marshall Memorial Funeral Home assisting the family.

Died March 21, 2014
Mitch Smith , 72, Cullman, formerly of Guntersville
Funeral was Monday at Moss Funeral Home with burial in Cullman City Cemetery.

Died March 20, 2014
Janell Smith, 79, Brindlee Mountain
Visitation 1:00-2:00 Friday at Shoal Creek Baptist Church. Service there at 2:00. Burial in the adjoining cemetery with Gober Funeral Chapel directing.

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