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Published 2:02 pm Monday, November 19, 2007
Carlie Mae Gunn
BRATT, Fla. – Mrs. Carlie Mae Gunn, 76, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2007 at a Pensacola Hospital.
Mrs. Gunn was a native of Monroeville, a former resident of Nokomis, and a resident of Bratt, Fla. for the past 44 years. Retired from Vanity Fair after 44 years of service and hostess and greeter at Petty – Eastside Chapel Funeral Home. She attended Bratt Assembly of God. Her parents, Lee and Sally Pace; two brothers, James Bryant Pace and James Ray "Buck" Pace and three sisters, Carrie Lee Barlow, Mary Lou Edwards and Gladys Pace each preceded her in death.
Survivors include, her husband of 44 years, Kelly Gunn of Bratt, Fla.; two sisters, Mildred (Wyndam) of Daphne, Betty Hasting (Jerry) of Nokomis, Fla. and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007 at the Petty – Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. J.D. Renfroe and the Rev. Richard Daniels officiating.
Burial will follow at Godwin cemetery.
Visitation was held from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Petty – Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Steve Gunn, Wayne Gunn, Raymond Gunn, Scotty Hastings, Robert Edwards and Darrel Greene.
ATMORE – Mr. Lem Harrison, 80, of Atmore died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007 at his daughter's residence. He was a Forest Ranger with Alabama Forestry, born in Monroe County, Uriah on Sept. 3, 1927 to the late Oscar and Maggie Sellers Harrison.
His wife, Marcie Harrison and one son, Jimmy Harrison preceded him in death.
Survivors include, one daughter, Bobbie Jean Reynolds (Earl E.) of Atmore; three brothers, Harold Harrison and George Harrison, both of Uriah, Billy Ray Harrison of Saraland; one sister, Mattie Loue Gross of Uriah; two grandchildren, Heather Wardrop and Michael Reynolds, both of Atmore; two great grandchildren, James Reynolds and Jeremy Reynolds, both of Atmore.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 at Johnson – Quimby Funeral Chapel with Bro. Henry Wilson and Bro. Mike Grindle officiating. Interment followed in Oak Hill cemetery.
Pallbearers were Monroe Womack, David Hadley, Caleb Wardrop, Danny Harrison, Darrell Harrison and Greg Harrison.
Family received friends from 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 until service time.
Johnson – Quimby Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.
Louis Zangas Jr.
ATMORE – Mr. Louis Zangas Jr., 84, passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007 in Atmore.
Mr. Zangas was a native of Pensacola, Fla.; a former resident of Atmore and a resident of Little Rock for the past 20 years.
Survivors include, his son, Larry Zangas of Flomaton; two daughters, Katheryn Adams of Little Rock and Brenda Starks of Coffeeville; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren and two sisters, Marie Lynn and Evie Baggett, both of Atmore.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007 at the Petty – Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with Bro. Ray Ward officiating.
Burial followed at Little Rock cemetery.
Visitation was held from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 at the Petty – Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Phillip Zangas, Rex Baggett, Brian Starks, Terry Miller, Mike Gantt and Larry Cox.
Rae English Grant
PLEASANT GROVE – Mrs. Rae English Grant, 70, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007 in Atmore.
Mrs. Grant was a native and lifelong resident of Pleasant Grove, and attended the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include, her husband, Delano Grant of Atmore; her daughter, Wanda (Donnie) McNeil of Atmore; two grandchildren, Jeremy McNeil and Jonathon McNeil, both of Atmore; two great grandchildren, Cobey McNeil and Joshua McNeil; two brothers, Jessie Lee (Effie) English of Atmore and Hugo (Eunice) English of Flomaton and a sister, Juanita (Earl) Gunn of Huxford.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Leo Kent and the Rev. James Johnson officiating.
Burial followed at Pleasant Grove cemetery.
Visitation was held from 5 p.m. until funeral time at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
Pallbearers were Malcolm Buckhault, Robert Moye, and Jeff Gunn, James "Jimmy" English, Aubrey Lee English and Mark Peacock.
ATMORE – Mr. Mack Montgomery Jr., 90, of Atmore died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2007 at his daughter's residence. He served in the United States Army and he had been employed with Johnson Timber Company as a laborer for many years.
His parents, Mack Montgomery Sr. and Liza Mae Montgomery, and his wife Bessie Mae Montgomery all preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory, nine daughters, Minnie Rudolph, Betty McPherson, Linda Miller, Barbara J. (Norman H.) Rodgers, all of Pensacola, Fla., Cynthia (Carey) Scott of Las Vegas, Nev., Maxine (James) King and Priscilla Montgomery, both of Atmore, Glenda Montgomery of Hartford, Conn. and Patricia (John Henry) Johnson of Detroit, Mich.; four sons, Mack Montgomery of Atmore, Carl Montgomery, Michael J. Montgomery and James Montgomery, all of Pensacola, Fla.; 49 grandchildren and 37 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007 at the Gaines A.M.E. Church in Atmore with the Rev. Joseph Williams and Pastor Bro. Walter L. Williams officiating.
Interment followed in Fairview cemetery with Turner Funeral Chapel, LLC directing.
William George Johnson
ATMORE – Mr. William George Johnson, 54, of Atmore died Friday, Nov. 9, 2007 at the Atmore Community Hospital. He was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Atmore. He was a 1971 graduate of Escambia County High School in Atmore and he served in the United States Army and he had been employed at Vanity Fair as a racker for many years and was employed with Frylink in Atmore.
His parents, Willie Frank Johnson and Mary Louise Johnson; his sisters, Eunice Johnson, Vera Butts and Cynthia Marie Salter, all preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory, one daughter, Kenya (Louis) Castro of Brooklyn, N.Y.; two sisters, Mary Lois Salter and Angelia F. Montgomery, both of Atmore and two brothers, Clarence Edward Johnson and Marvin Earl Johnson, both of Atmore.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Atmore with the Rev. Monroe Tucker officiating. Interment followed in the Stallworth cemetery.
Turner Funeral Chapel, LLC of Atmore directed.
Melody Anissa Thomas
ATMORE – Ms. Melody Anissa Thomas, 35, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007 at The University of South Alabama Hospital.
Sue Taylor Phillips
ATMORE – Sue Taylor Phillips, 75, of Atmore passed on Nov. 12, 2007 in Montrose Bay.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19 at Brooks Memorial Baptist Church. Pastor Mike Grindle will preside.