Class of 1950
Alton Leo Hamrick, 83, of Curry, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Walker Baptist Medical Center in Jasper. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was retired postmaster from Empire Post Office. Funeral services will be held today, June 11, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Douglas Hamrick, the Rev. Terry Hamrick and the Rev. Garland Owens will officiate. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Jasper. Visitation was held on Monday from 5:30 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. He was preceded in death by his parents, the Rev. Boyce and Bertie Hamrick. Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Ruth Hamrick of Curry; daughter, Marilyn Kilgore and husband James of Jasper; son, Doug Hamrick and wife, Sherry, of Jasper; grandchildren, Ashlea, Paige, Jake and Stanley Hamrick, all of Jasper; and sister, Cleo Hamrick of Empire.
HUDSON, THOMAS EDWARD "TOM CAT" 82, of Jasper, Alabama, passed away May 28, 2013, in Huntsville. He was preceded in death by his son, Stephen Thomas, parents Thurman and Ila Hudson, sister Doris Quinn, and brothers John F. and Dewey L. Hudson. Survived by his wife of 57 years Diane; son Michael (Cheryl), and grandchildren, Sarah and Nicholas, of Hayden, Alabama; son Bruce (Tanya), and grandchildren, Joseph, Andrew, and Stephen, of Pleasant Grove, Alabama; son Frederick of New York; brother Robert and (Gloria), of Bessemer, Alabama; extended family, nieces, nephews, and many friends. Thomas graduated from Dora High School in 1950, served in the Marines during the Korean War, was a retired independent truck driver, and a member of the Church of the Nazarene. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 30, 2013, in the evening from 6 to 8 pm at Collins-Burke Funeral Home in Jasper, Alabama. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 31, 2013, at Collins-Burke at 11 am. Burial will be at Oakwood Memorial Gardens in Gardendale, Alabama, immediately following the service.
Faye York Sandlin, 75,
of Jacksonville, Ala. and formerly of Walker County died Saturday,
March 17, 2007 at Jacksonville Medical Center.
Margaret (Lewis) Davis.Died: March 18, 1980