Browsed by
Month: April 2021

Ross Orcutt Mason

Ross Orcutt Mason

  Ross Orcutt Mason passed away on Thursday, April 29th, 2021 after a two year battle with cancer.         He was predeceased by his parents, Louis G. Mason, Jr. and Mary Louise (Bitty) Orcutt Mason.  Ross is survived by his wife Rebecca Washington Mason, sister Cecile Louise (Squealy) Mason, brother Louis Boyd (Boo)Mason  and Boo’s wife Nancy.            Also surviving are daughter Mary Louise Hoffman (Tim), son David Ross Mason; grandchildren Cecile Rosalie Hoffman and T. Ackley Hoffman, Jr….

Read More Read More

Betty Jean “Leach” Darden

Betty Jean “Leach” Darden

Betty Jean “Leach” Darden, age75, of Wilton, AL, passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 in Alabaster, AL. She is preceded in death by her parents, Percy & Louvenia Leach; loving husband of 55 years, William Lee “Hollywood” Darden; brother, JT Leach. She is survived by her daughter, Tammy Darden; son, Reggie Darden. Betty’s services will be held in the Charter Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday, May 2, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. for visitation and service will be…

Read More Read More

James Richard Schmidt

James Richard Schmidt

James Richard Schmidt of Alabaster passed away April 26th, 2021 at Shelby County Medical.  Richard was born to Joseph and Florence in Talladega, AL on October 6th, 1951.  He would later relocate to Midfield, AL at a young age.  Richard graduated from Jones Valley High School, served in the US Army, and later graduated from UAB. In his younger years, Richard was viewed by many as the life of the party with his antics, jokes, and overall humor.  His personality…

Read More Read More

Marcus Hill “Mark” Winslett

Marcus Hill “Mark” Winslett

Marcus Hill “Mark” Winslett, age 61, passed away on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 surrounded by his loved ones at home. A visitation will be held at Charter Funeral Home on Friday, April 30 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.  A service will be held at Charter Funeral Home Saturday, May 1, 2021 in the chapel at 12:00pm.  A burial will follow the service at Wilsonville City Cemetery. Mark was born to Cary Winslett and Verna Winslett in 1959. He was born and raised in…

Read More Read More

Alan Picklesimer

Alan Picklesimer

Alan Picklesimer, 67, of Montevallo, Alabama passed away Thursday evening, April 22, 2021. Alan was born on November 16, 1953 to Marion (Pic) and Mary Frances Picklesimer, in Knoxville, Tennessee. Alan attended Thompson High School where he met and later married his wife, Mattie Standifer Picklesimer. After graduation Alan joined the United States Army for four years, serving with the 101st Airborne, with an Honorable Discharge as a Sergeant. After completing his military service, Alan, Mattie, and son Jason made…

Read More Read More

Lisa Ann Handley Martin

Lisa Ann Handley Martin

Lisa Ann Handley Martin, age 58, passed away Friday, April 23, 2021 surrounded by her loved ones. She had a love for antiques, Alabama football, sports, and cooking. But, Lisa’s main passion was her grandbabies and her family. She is preceded by a host of grandparents, brother, Mitchell Lynn Handley. She is survived by her son, Kevin Martin (Jessica); daughter, Stevie Sherman (Austin) and Peighton Martin (Dornesia); grandchildren, A’Shana, Cloye, Karcen, Brayden, DaNiya, Bella, Mya, Avery’Mae and Ava; parents, Mitchell…

Read More Read More

Jerry Lee Cummings

Jerry Lee Cummings

Jerry Lee Cummings, age 67, gained his wings Wednesday, April 21, 2021. He had passion for fishing, welding, and fabrication. Jerry loved to work with his hands. He is preceded by his parents Lynn and Verna Cummings, and brother Larry Wayne Cummings. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Donna Cummings, daughter, Nancy Elizabeth Cummings; sons, Brian Scott Cummings (Laine), Thomas Wayne Cummings, and Arthur Allen Cummings; grandsons, Nathan Ballenger, Ian Ballenger, and Sean Cummings; granddaughters Ciara…

Read More Read More

Matthew Jameson McClain “Jamie”

Matthew Jameson McClain “Jamie”

Matthew Jameson McClain “Jamie”, age 33, went to be with Jesus and Robbie Wednesday, April 21, 2021. He had a passion for hunting, and fishing, anything, and everything outdoors. Jamie was a hard-core Alabama football fan and Captain at the West Shelby Fire Department. He will always be remembered as an amazing Son, Brother, Husband and Father. Jamie is preceded in death by his brother, Robbie; Mamaw  and Papaw McClain and Papaw Hinton. He is survived by his loving wife…

Read More Read More

Tonye Hamrick Park

Tonye Hamrick Park

Tonye Hamrick Park, age 75, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021 surrounded by her loved ones. She is preceded in death by her parents Ed and Joe Hamrick. Tonye is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Clyde H. Park; daughters, Angie Vining of Alabaster, AL and Jennie Pike (Shane) of Cumming, GA; grandsons, Seth Vining, Lucas Vining (Micah), Harrison Pike, and Jonathan Pike; granddaughters, Abigail Vining, Anna Laura Vining, Mary Elizabeth Pike. There will be a Funeral service…

Read More Read More

Shane Payne

Shane Payne

Shane Payne, age 48, of Sterrett, Alabama, entered into rest on April 15, 2021.  He enjoyed all types of construction work owning his own business, and when you seen him he was always a sharp dresser. He was loved by all who knew him. Shane was preceded in death by grandparents, Betty Hamrick and Algie Payne. He is survived by his children, Skylar & Nolan Payne; mother, Sylvia Payne (Gail); step-sisters, Donna Collins (Chase) and Robin Fredette (Drake); numerous nieces…

Read More Read More