Ruthie Willowdean Averette

Ruthie Willowdean Averette

Ruthie Willowdean Averette, age 80, passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019.  She is predeceased by her parents, Cecil and Ruth Spain.  Dean is survived by her loving husband, Otha Me Averette and son, Larry Keith Averette.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., followed immediately by a funeral service, both in the chapel of Charter Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Bailey’s Cemetery.

James Samuel Martin

James Samuel Martin

James Samuel Martin, age 78, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019.  A graveside service with full U.S. Air Force Honors will be held in the Alabama National Cemetery, Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 1:15 p.m.  Charter Funeral Home entrusted.

Walter Calvin Booth

Walter Calvin Booth

Walter Calvin Booth, 64 a longtime resident of Alabaster passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019. He is survived by his love of 27 years, Carylon L Higgins and their children; Lisa Booth (Steve) Thomaston of Calera Alabama, Tony (Barbara) Higgins of Alabaster AL. and Angelia Higgins (Robert) Milford of Alabaster AL. He was a loving grandfather to his 14 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings, Nancy Evans, Brenda (Jim) Miller, David (Gail) Kimpel,…

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Charlotte Cory Davis

Charlotte Cory Davis

Davis, Charlotte Cory age 82, went to the arms of Jesus on Oct 1, 2019. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Joe Lloyd Davis; her parents Robertson Cory and Jimmie Baker Cory; and brothers, Morris Cory, Don Cory, Tom Cory & son in law, Hardy Walker. She is survived by her daughters, Marilyn Davis Purdy (Gary) of Birmingham, & Amy Davis Pitts (Bill) of Odenville; Her grandchildren, Haylee Marie Walker, Tuscaloosa; Wesley Joseph Walker, Birmingham; Carlie Jean…

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Norma Jean Dunnaway Gould

Norma Jean Dunnaway Gould

COLUMBIANA – Norma Jean Gould, age 69, of Columbiana, Al. went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, September 29, 2019, at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster.  A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Summerhill Baptist Church. Jean is preceded in death by her mother, Virgie Arthur; step-father, Dennis Arthur; father, Norman Dunnaway; daughter, Laura Horton; and son-in-law, Dennis Horton. Jean is survived by her loving husband of 50 years,…

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James Edward Petree

James Edward Petree

James Edward Petree, age 71, passed away September 26, 2019 of Alabaster, Al. He was born on Saturday, February 7, 1948. He is preceded by his parents Edd and Della Petree, and his Daughter Debbie. He is survived by his loving wife Barbara Petree, his daughter Melissa (Kevin) Knight, and his grandson Barron. James was a loving husband, father, and Papa to Barron. His biggest passions were going to the beach and being with is family. James’ Services will be…

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Phil Suttle

Phil Suttle

Phil Suttle 31 August 1949—23 September 2019 Phil was born in Wetumpka and raised in Tennessee and Montgomery. He graduated from Troy State in 1971 and later earned a Master’s degree in education from  the U. of Southern California—Seoul. He went to South Korea with the Peace Corps, and later spent many years in Korea serving in or working for the U.S. Army. Phil escorted several Korean babies en route to adoption in the U.S., and years after continued to…

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Nelda Scott Smitherman

Nelda Scott Smitherman

WILTON Nelda Scott Smitherman, age 79, of Wilton, went home to be with the lord on September 25th, 2019. Visitation will be 1 pm Monday afternoon, September 30th, 2019, at Charter Funeral Home. The service will follow at 2 pm. After the services, the burial will take place at Ryan’s Crossing Cemetery. Nelda Jean Scott-Smitherman was born on February 12th, 1940, to her loving parents Virgil and Thelma Scott.  She was a Licensed Practical Nurse for the majority of her…

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Gary Wayne Baribeau

Gary Wayne Baribeau

Gary Wayne Baribeau March 24, 1961 – September 23, 2019 Gary Baribeau passed away peacefully, with his wife, Diane Baribeau, by his side, on September 23, 2019 at the age of 58. Serviced will be held at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Montevallo, Alabama (Hwy 119) on Friday, September 27, 2019. Visitation will be held at 2pm followed by funeral services at 2:30pm. A reception will follow. Gary was born March 24, 1961 in Brunswick Maine to Dennis and Janet…

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Jerry Lynn Sanderson

Jerry Lynn Sanderson

Jerry Lynn Sanderson, age 70, of Calera, Al. formerly of Mayfield/ Lowes, KY. Passed away September 18, 2019 peacefully at home. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Shirley Boaz Sanderson; daughters, Lori Ann McClure & Lea Ann Hjetland; grandchildren, David & Kristin Gulledge, Madyson, Molly, Morgan & Micah Hjetland; soon to be great-granddaughter, Elissa Gulledge; dog, Macy and cat, Dickens. Jerry was a surviving Vietnam War Veteran who was a loving husband, father, grandfather and soon to…

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