|Johnny R. Self, Sr. age 77, passed away February 18, 2106
Shirley Ann Westbrook From Dora High School Class of 1957 Passes Away
Shirley Ann Westbrook, 74, of Empire, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. She was a faithful and loving wife, mother and nanny; she was a member of Empire Assembly of God. Visitation will be today, Aug. 21, 2013, from 6 until 8 p.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home in Dora. Funeral services will be Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Rev. Eric Nail, Rev. Larry Hopkins and Rev. Bucky Rizzo will officiate. Burial will follow in Empire Memorial Gardens. Read more: Daily Mountain Eagle - Shirley Ann Westbrook Sandra Stricklen, beloved Dora teacher passes away
George Beersdorf Sr. from Dora High School Class of 1957 Passes Away
George W. Beersdorf Sr. 72, of the Dilworth community, died Saturday, January 21, 2012 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 24 at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home with burial in Walker Memory Gardens. Sonny Bennett, Justin Smith and Bill Beersdorf will officiate. Visitation will be Monday, January 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Sylvia Patricia (Patsy) Gant Dora High School Class of 1957 passes away
Sylvia Patricia "Patsy" Gant, 72, of Dora, passed away on Monday, Oct. 17, 2011, at Walker Baptist Medical Center. She was a member of Dora First Baptist Church. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in the New Horizon Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Jackie Parker will officiate. Visitation will be today, Oct. 19, 2011, at the funeral home. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dallas and Lucy Hall. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Jon T. Gant Sr. of Dora; children, Jon T. Gant Jr. of Hoover and Leslie Neill of Sumiton; grandchildren, Sarah Patricia Neill, Katy Anne Neill, Blaine Clayton Neill; several nieces and a host of friends. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Cancer Society.s
Charlie Yow, Dora High School Class of 1957 died on Friday November 7th 2009. Charlie was named
Alumnus of the Year in 2007.
He is survived by his wife Joan Yow; son, Chuck Yow; stepson, Greg
Adderhold; special step daughter, Beth Adderhold; grandsons, Christopher
Yow, Trey Yow Farley III; great grandsdon, Caryson Yow; sisters, Carolyn
Yow Self, Pam Yow Miles, Debra Yow Woodley, Fabian Densmore; brothers,
Jackie Yow, Jimmy Yow, Don Yow, Thomas Keenum and a host of very special