Obituaries

Minnie Pearl Tucker

Minnie Pearl Tucker, a resident of Eclectic, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at the age of 76. Funeral services will be held at 11 ... Read more

Billy Benton Smith

Mr. Billy Benton Smith, 78, passed away at his Wetumpka residence on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Crew Smith; ... Read more

Meaningless ritual

By Rev. Bob Henderson “Meaningless ritual!” That’s what I remember thinking as I watched an old news-clip of Pope Pius XII blessing a new, Italian ... Read more

Reuben Douglas Hall Sr.

Reuben Douglas Hall Sr., a native of Elmore County, passed away Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at the age of 83. The family will receive friends ... Read more

L.E. Martin Barron

Mrs. L.E. Martin Barron, a resident of Wetumpka, was born Sept. 4, 1927, in Dothan and passed away on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at the ... Read more