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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 July 20, 2014
Max Tidmore, Arab, 84
Visitation Monday (July 21) 5:30-8:00, Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Funeral there 11:00 Tuesday. Burial in New Friendship Cemetery.

Died July 19, 2014
Marseille (Possum) Bowen, 90, Horton
Funeral was Sunday afternoon at Adams Brown Service Chapel. Burial in Liberty Hill Baptist Church cemetery.

Died July 19, 2014
Rev. Curtis Lee Tucker, 73, Guntersville
Visitation Monday (July 21), 5:00-8:00, Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there at 1:00 Tuesday. Burial in Diamond Cemetery.

Died July 17, 2014
Ruth Collins Briscoe, 89, Beech Creek area
Service was Saturday afternoon at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Burial in Brookwood Cemetery.

Died July 16, 2014
Alan Dale Bonds, 52, Albertville, formerly of Horton
Visitation 5:00-8:00 Friday, July 18, Adams Brown Service Funeral Home. Funeral at the Chapel there at 1:00 Saturday.

Died July 16, 2014
Tiny Carter Hyatt, 94, Union Grove
Visitation 12:00 to 2:00 Friday, July 18, 2014 at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Funeral at 2:00. Burial in Mount Oak, Ruth Cemetery.

Died July 15, 2014
Essie Jane Wilbanks, 75, Grant
Visitation 10:00-3:00 Saturday, July 19 at Grant Memorial Chapel. Funeral there at 3:00. Burial in New Prospect Cemetery.

Died July 15, 2014
Jimmy Glenn Day, 60, Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Albertville
,A Celebration of Life will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 20th at Mt. Nebo Community Church, 1296 Downsville Road, in Downsville, La.
Online condolences may be expressed at

Died July 15, 2014
Margaret Mahan Cooley, 75, Union Grove
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, July 20 at the chapel.

Died July 14, 2014
Rosa D. Manis Upton, 73, Albertville, formerly of Horton
Visitation 4:00-8:00 Wednesday (July 16), W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel, Rainsville. Graveside service 2:00 Thursday, Painter Cemetery.

Died July 14, 2014
Amanda Atchely, 36, Guntersville
Funeral 2:00 Thursday, July 17, Carr Funeral Home. Burial in Arab City Cemetery.

Died July 14, 2014
Myra Stanfield Holt , 61, Grant
Visitation Wednesday (July 16) 6:00-8:00 at Morgan Funeral Home in Attalla. Funeral Thursday at 2:00 at Faith FCM Church in Walnut Grove.

Died July 13, 2014
Kenneth Ray "Ken" Driskill, 80, Arab
Visitation 1:00-3:00 Tuesday, Arab Church of Christ, followed by funeral at 3:00. Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel directing.

Died July 13, 2014
David Ferrell Spears, 68, Guntersville
A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Guntersville Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

Died July 12, 2014
Clara Marie Hill, 75, Woodville
Funeral Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 1:00 pm, Grant Memorial Chapel.
Interment: Peter’s Cove Cemetery, Woodville.

Died July 12, 2014
Tim Joe Miller, 72, Arab
Funeral with military honors was Wednesday at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel.

Died July 12, 2014
Donald Lloyd Estes, 81, Arab
Body was cremated and remains placed in Tuscaloosa.

Died July 11, 2014
Bill Leslie, 89, Guntersville
Visitation Sunday, July 13, 6:00-8:00 at Guntersville Memorial Chapel. Funeral there Monday at 1:00 with burial to follow in Old Prospect Cemetery.

Died July 11, 2014
Peggy Martin Taylor, 78, Jacksonville, Fla.
Memorial service Saturday, July 26, at 10:30 at the Village Church, 2103 Virginia Boulevard, Huntsville.

Died July 10, 2014
Anthony Ray Christian, 49, Guntersville
Visitation Tues. (July 15), 6:00-8:00 at Guntersville Memorial Chapel. Funeral there at 2:00 Wednesday followed by burial in Johnson Cemetery.

Died July 9, 2014
Jerry Wayne Stephens Sr., 62, Albertville
Funeral was Friday at Adams Brown Service Chapel. Burial in New Canaan Cemetery.

Died July 9, 2014
Stephen Wayne Baldwin, 50, Asbury
Funeral was Friday (July 11) at Adams Brown Chapel. Burial was in Martling Cemetery.

Died July 9, 2014
Kay King Sikes, 72, Grant
Funeral was July 12 at Grant Memorial Chapel. Burial was in New Prospect Cemetery in Swearengin.

Died July 8, 2014
Rev. D.A. Emerson, 79, Arab
Visitation Friday 6:00-8:00 at Arab Heritage Memorial Chapel. Body to lie in state 10:00-11:00 Saturday at Life Gate Baptist Church. Funeral to follow at 11:00. Burial in Madison Cemetery in Madison.

Died July 8, 2014
Conrad Marshall, 73, Guntersville
Visitation Thursday 4:00 – 7:00 at Bethel United Methodist Church in Atmore, Alabama and Friday 4:00 – 7:00 at McRae Chapel, Boaz.
Memorial service Friday, 7:00, McRae Chapel. McRae Funeral Home in Charge.

Died July 7, 2014
Tressie Lee Ralston, 89, Texas, formerly Marshall County.
Graveside service will be July 14 in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Texas.

Died July 7, 2014
Naomi Spears, 88, Guntersville
Visitation Thursday (July 10), 12:30 – 2:00, Grant Memorial Chapel, followed by funeral at 2:00. Burial will be in Free Home Cemetery.

Died July 6, 2014
Ruth Allison Gayle, 86, Guntersville
Visitation Tuesday night 5:00-8:00 at Carr Funeral Home. Funeral there Wednesday at 2:00. Burial to follow at Union Cemetery in Woodville.

Died July 6, 2014
Barbara Demoes, 74, Texas, formerly of Asbury
Funeral was Friday at Holy Trinity Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Birmingham followed by burial at Elmwood Cemetery.

Died July 5, 2014
Jenoise Bryant Callahan, 90, California
Funeral was Saturday (July 19) at St. William Catholic Church. Burial was in Memory Hill Cemetery. Adams Brown Service Funeral Home directed.

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