Larry Funchess Wright

Larry Funchess Wright

Larry Funchess Wright of Birmingham, passed away on October 5, 2020 at the age of 76. Larry was born November 14, 1943 to father, Preston Lawrence Wright and mother Winifred Catherine Funchess Wright, who both preceded him. Larry was an avid outdoorsman who loved bird watching and forestry. He especially loved looking for the rare endangered Ivory Billed Woodpecker. Growing up, he was awarded the prestigious Eagle Scout Award in the Boy Scouts. Larry graduated from Auburn University and received his Bachelor…

Read More Read More

David John Gibbs

David John Gibbs

David John Gibbs of Pelham, passed away peacefully on October 5, 2020 at the age of 75. David was born January 6, 1945 in Rockford, England to father, James Gibbs and mother Margaret Champion Gibbs, both who preceded him in death. David is also preceded in death by his brother, Lindsey Gibbs. Growing up, David was able to travel a lot due to his father’s military experience. He was born in England during WWII, came to the United States, and then…

Read More Read More

Mary Virginia Beasley “Ginny”

Mary Virginia Beasley “Ginny”

Ginny, age 77 passed away September 30, 2020. Ginny was employed at Shelby Medical Center until her retirement after 25 years as an Office Manager. In her free time, Ginny enjoyed reading, word find puzzles, wood working and crocheting. She also enjoyed spending time talking with her friends and her pets. Ginny was preceded in death by her parents Ezell and Elizabeth Hamm, her sister Lena Hicks and husband Willie Beasley. She is survived by her Son David (Kim) Beasley,…

Read More Read More

Debbie Nadine Laws Mosley

Debbie Nadine Laws Mosley

Debbie Nadine Laws Mosley was granted her eternal reward on October 1, 2020, at her home in Helena, Alabama, at 63. She was born on May 26, 1957, to the late Laura Nadine and Robert Lavoyde Laws of Forrest City, Arkansas. She graduated from Forrest City High School in 1975. She married her late husband, John Mosley, on July 6, 1974, who preceded her in death in 2018. They were married for 44 years. She was a bookkeeper for most…

Read More Read More

Mary Margaret Stout

Mary Margaret Stout

Mary Margaret Stout of Alabaster, passed away peacefully on September 29, 2020 at the age of 70. Mary was born March 18, 1950 in Tishomingo, MS to father, Pat Cornelius and mother Margaret Cornelius, who predeceased her. She married Carl Stout on June 20, 1970 and they were married for 50 years. Mary is survived by her husband Carl, two daughters; Carla and Stephanie, six grandchildren; Kacie, Nicholas, Jacklyn, Matthew, Noah, Piper and one great grandchild; Laney. Her service will…

Read More Read More

Barbara Ritch Todd

Barbara Ritch Todd

Barbara Ritch Todd of Alabaster passed peacefully, Thursday, September 24, 2020. She is survived by her two brothers Jerry Ritch (Joan) of Jacksonville Fl, and Kenneth Ritch (Margie) of Warrington Virginia, four children, Sheila Shunnarah (Joseph) of Alabaster, Reba McLain of Alabaster, Theresa Bradshaw (Roger) of Double Springs and Ronny Todd (Kristi) of Alabaster, adopted daughter Kimily Payne of Alabaster.  Her 5 Grand Children, Elizabeth Graf (Chris) of Birmingham, Ami Steed (Mark) of Calera, Rebecca Ankesheiln of Pelham, Kelsey Todd…

Read More Read More

Mary Charleen Lunsford

Mary Charleen Lunsford

Mary Charleen Lunsford, aged 84, passed away at home on Wednesday, September  16, 2020. Originally from Marshalltown, Iowa, ‘Charleen’ as she was known to all  her friends, moved to Alabama with her husband ‘Jim’ and their 4 young children in  1968. Formerly from Alabaster, she lived in Calera for the past 25 years. Charleen was a devoted wife and mother who appreciated being able to stay at  home to raise her family. Despite caring for her husband and own children,…

Read More Read More

Christopher Robert Tangle

Christopher Robert Tangle

There are people who tiptoe through life, barely making ripples. Then, there are those who stomp so deeply in their journey, the earth is never the same. They change lives by seeing something in others’ mirrors others couldn’t see themselves. We were blessed to be loved by a life changer named Chris Tangle. He had an incredible talent of spit shining the impossible and turning it into diamonds. Chris died September 20, 2020, at home, as he requested, in the…

Read More Read More

Sammy Ray Burnett

Sammy Ray Burnett

Sammy Ray Burnett, a life-long resident of Calera went to be with his Lord on September 20th, 2020 at the age of 65 years old. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years Debra Susan Burnett. Lovingly remembered by Brandon Scott Burnett (son), Michelle Burnett (daughter-in law) Samuel Keith Burnett (son), and Julie Burnett (daughter-in law). Grandchildren Dylan Burnett, Brianna Burnett, Chloe Burnett, Hannah Burnett, Chase Burnett, Addisyn Burnett. Great grandchild Delilah Burnett. Brother Lynn Burnett and Lacey…

Read More Read More

Linda Lou Reining

Linda Lou Reining

Linda Lou Reining , age 74, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Helena, AL. She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Jim Reining; daughters, Kimberly Gray (Robert) of Warner Robins, GA, and Jaye Stevick (Erick) of Bessemer, AL; grandsons,  Tyler Smith (Kasey) of Byron, GA, Hunter Smith of Dalton, GA and Matthew Gray of Warner Robins, GA; sister-in-law, Bobbie Futch; and nephew, John David Futch III (Tori) of Columbia, SC. Linda is preceded by her parents…

Read More Read More