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Obituaries for Wed., April 18, 2018

Sherry Kay Kyles

Ms. Sherry Kay Kyles, 57, of Atmore, answered the master’s call on Thurs., April 12, 2018, at her residence.

A native of Atmore, Sherry was a graduate of Escambia County High School in 1979. She also graduated from Reid State Technical College in childcare development. She worked in corrections at Loxley Work Release and as an inspector with Spectrum Results. She was a member of Jones Street Holiness Church, where she served as head of the nurse’s guild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Daisy Craft McKenzie and Richard McKenzie; as well as several aunts, uncles and other family members.

Those left to cherish memories of her life are her only child, Eddie Katrina Willis Kyles Jr. of Atmore; adopted sons, Prophet Shawn (Fekeisha) Williams of Mobile and Earl Dailey of Atmore; six sisters, Sharon Diane McKenzie, Betty McKenzie, and Anne Lyons all of Atmore, and Joyce Abner of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., Sharon Dale of Detroit, Mich. and Risa Brooks of Montgomery; a brother, Gordon McKenzie of Atmore; one grandson, LeBron Willis of Atmore; two step-grandchildren, LaDarien Willis of Normal and LaDasia Willis of Atmore; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other family.

A celebration of her life service will be held this Fri., April 20, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Empowerment Tabernacle Christian Center with Prophet Shawn Williams, pastor of Jones Street True Pentecostal Holiness Church, officiating and Bishop Darryl North as host pastor. Inhumation will be in Fairview Cemetery. Public viewing will be tomorrow, Thurs., April 19, 2018, from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home and family hour from 6-8 p.m. at Jones Street Holiness Church, 90 Jones Street in Atmore.

Her body will lie instate at Empowerment Tabernacle Christian Center one hour prior to the funeral service with Turner Funeral Chapel LLC directing.


Edna Brazzell

The funeral service for Ms. Edna Brazzell, 80, of Atmore, will be announced by Turner Funeral Chapel LLC.

Ms. Brazzell answered the master’s call on Mon., April 16, 2018, at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Fla.


Annie Mae Stallworth (Spears)

Annie Mae Stallworth (Spears) was born on Feb. 22, 1934, to Alex and Roxie Mason in Bay Minnette. She was educated in the Baldwin County School System. Annie Mae married John D. Stallworth and to this union, seven children were born. She later met Levaugh Spears and to this union, four children were born.

Annie Mae Stallworth Spears was a woman who loved God. Throughout her life, she fellowshipped with various ministries until her health began to decline. She was a very faithful and devoted member of True Word Revival Center in Brewton.

She transitioned from time to eternity on April 11, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents; her companion of 37 years, Levaugh Spears; three brothers; and one sister.

Her memories will always linger with her five sons, David Stallworth and James Stallworth, both of Pensacola, Fla., John W. Stallworth of Junction City, Kan., Elbert Spears of Brent and Timothy (Renee) Stallworth of Gulfport, Mixx.; six daughters, Annie (Michael) Moss of Castleberry, Eula (John) Woods, Marilyn Spears and Pamela (Tony) Cobb, all of Evergreen, Elmira Peterson of Moultrie, Ga. and Barbara Grooms of Lutz, Fla.; 47 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Lee Spears of Brewton and Rosie Lee Stankey of Montgomery; three special friends, Ms. Betty Jones, Ms. Velma Roach and Mrs. Edna Jones of Brewton; a very devoted health care coordinator, Gwen Puryear; Audrey Allen, caregiver; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.


Donald Ray Harrison

Mr. Donald Ray Harrison, 65, passed away on Sat., April 14, 2018, at his home in Atmore.

Mr. Harrison is a native and life long resident of Atmore. He is a member of the Church of Living God. He is preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Barbara E. Harrison; parents, Elzie and Luverne Harrison; grandmother, Ida Rutherford; brother, Harold Harrison; and four sisters, Alice Ruth Harrison, Verna Mae Harris, Dorothy Milstead and Sarah O’Leary.

He is survived by his three brothers, Earl Harrison of Atmore, Robert Wayne Harrison of Atmore and David Michael Harrison of Brewton; three sisters, Helen Jones of McCullough, Kaye Robinson of Atmore and Faye Odom of Perdido; sister in law and caregiver, Joyce Evans of Atmore; special great niece, Riana Evans; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Graveside services will be held today, Wed., April 18, 2018, at 2 p.m. at the Moyeville Cemetery with the Rev. Mike Hutto officiating.

Visitation will be today, Wed., April 18, from 11:45 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Freddie Lambeth, Joey Emmons, B.J. Emmons, Cody Emmons, Henry “Junior” Lambeth and Ronald Mosley.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Charlie Jones, Helen Jones, Earl Harrison, Robert Harrison, David Harrison, Kenny Robinson and Eddie Odom.

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes LLC of Atmore is in charge of all arrangements.


Danny Bradley

Danny Bradley (Fifty) was born August 8, 1965 to the late Hermon Levon Bradley Sr. and the Late Margaret Brown. He departed this life into eternity on April 11, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his father, Hermon Levon Bradley Sr. and his mother, Margaret Brown.

Siblings include Vera Mae Bradley, Herman Levon Bradley Jr. and Jacqueline Michelle Bradley.

Danny was educated in the Escambia County Alabama School System, graduating from Southern Normal High School in 1984. He enhanced his knowledge and skills with a degree from Reid State Technical College with employment at Grede.

Danny was married to Julia McCain-Bradley.

Loving memories will remain in the hearts of many and cherished forever by his wife, Julia Bradley; son, Danerius; daughter, Asiana; sister, Barbara (Anthony) Green; brother, Scotty Bradley; aunts, Novella Richards and Minnie Prime; uncles, Willie Anderson and Eugene Anderson; mother in law, Pastor Betty Woods; sisters in-law, Minister Ramona (Carthell) Forney and Regina (Jessie) Smith; one brother in law, T.S. (Janet) Ingraham; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who will miss him dearly.

Christian Memorial was in charge of arrangements.