Obituaries

Courtney Hanks

Higgins Funeral Home offers ‘Grief Recovery’

Posted on January 20, 2015 at 4:59 pm

In an effort to continue to meet the needs of the families served, as well as the needs of the community, Higgins Funeral Home will offer a complimentary “Grief Recovery” program to provide a safe and caring environment that fosters encouragement, education and healing for those affected by the loss of a loved one. The group will also benefit from mutual support and compassionate fellowship among individuals who have experienced

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  • Obituaries for Jan. 21 edition

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 3:34 pm

    William Thomas Anyan, 91, of Prospect, died Wednesday (Jan. 14, 2015) at Ardmore Care Center, Ardmore. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, Ardmore, Ala., with Bro. Barry Mitchell officiating. Burial was in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Martha Ellen Barnes, 77, of Fayetteville, passed away Monday night (Jan. 12, 2015) at Lincoln Medical Center. A native of Lincoln County, Mrs.

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  • Obituaries for Jan. 14 edition

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 4:02 pm

    Christina M. Aaker (Haendel), 47, of Milton, Mass., passed away at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital surrounded by her loving family and friends after a valiant struggle against cancer. Born in Seattle, Washington, she was raised in Fayetteville. She received her undergraduate degree and masters of informatics from the University of Missouri. She worked for Greater New York Hospital Association as an account manager. She is survived by her son,

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  • Obituaries for Jan. 7 edition

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 2:19 pm

    Glenna Fay Billings, 75, of Ardmore, Ala., died Saturday (Dec. 27, 2014) at Presence St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, Ill. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home with Bro Dale Mitchell officiating. Burial was in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Taryn Spray Burns, 22, of Petersburg, passed away Thursday (Jan. 1, 2015) at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was born in

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  • Cowley, retired business owner, banker, dies

    Posted on December 29, 2014 at 3:46 pm

    Cowley, Kathryn

    Kathryn Anita (Towry) Cowley of Fayetteville, a retired business owner and banker here, passed away Monday morning (Dec. 29, 2014) in The Hearth Senior Living Center in Franklin. She was 93. She was a native of Lincoln County and the daughter of the late John Ewin and Julia McAlister Towry. Mrs. Cowley was a retired co-owner of the Fashion Corner, former banker, former officer of People’s Bank of Kelso and

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  • Obituaries for Dec. 31 edition

    Posted on December 29, 2014 at 3:46 pm

    Emma Clark Bell, 92, of Tullahoma, formerly of Fayetteville, passed away Sunday (Dec. 28, 2014) at Morning Point Assisted Living in Tullahoma. Born in Huntsville, Ala., she was a native of Fayetteville and the daughter of the late Hurley Wesley Clark and Bessie Belle Tipps Clark. She was a former bookkeeper for Union National Bank and a member of the Fayetteville First United Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Daphne

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  • Obituaries for Dec. 24 edition

    Posted on December 22, 2014 at 3:42 pm

    James Olvin “Red” Durham, 82, of Fayetteville, passed away Tuesday (Dec. 16, 2014) at his residence. He was born in Lincoln County on Sept. 16, 1932 to the late James Leonard and Vida Pitts Durham. He was retired from Martin Industries, was a member of the Macedonia Cemetery committee, and was a member of the Christian Fellowship Church, where he served on the board of trustees. In addition to his

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