2021-04-22

Hickson

Audio Article
FREE

Shirley Ann Hickson, 77, of Grove Hill, passed away April 25, 2021 at Azalea Gardens Nursing Home in Mobile. She was born in Gove Hill on April 19, 1944 to Furman F. Hickson and Eleanor Harrison Hickson, both of whom preceded her in death. She earned numerous degrees in history at Judson college, The University of Alabama and a Ph.D. […]

Mathews

Audio Article
FREE

Gerald Braxton “Jerry” Mathews, 82, of Grove Hill, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at SAAD Hospice in Mobile. He was born in Jackson on January 6, 1939 to M.C. Mathews and Gladys Ryser Mathews, both of whom preceded him in death. He was a member of Union Methodist Church in Antioch. He was a member of The Alabama Soil […]

Amos

Audio Article
FREE

Peggy Knight Amos, 79 of Thomasville died April 22, 2021 at Thomasville Regional Hospital. She was born December 30, 1941 in Thomasville to J.C. and Einnan Knight. She was a member of Thomasville Church of God. One of Peggy’s passions was playing the piano and singing in the church choir. Peggy worked in the retail business for many years. She […]

Stewart

Audio Article
FREE

Solomon Adams “Sol” Stewart, 86, passed away April 18, 2021 at Mobile Infirmary.  He was born in Mobile on December 8, 1934 to Edith Adams Stewart and John Carley Stewart. Sol grew up in Jackson and attended high school in Jackson. He then attended Tulane University. Sol and Anne owned and operated the Mobile Home Mart in Jackson for 30 […]

Woodyard

Audio Article
FREE

Colby R. Woodyard, 28, of Jackson, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021. He was born in Mobile on November 20, 1992. A gifted artist, he loved to draw most anything including animals, people, landscapes, etc. He also enjoyed fishing with his MawMaw, Becky Cotton and Miss Shirley Burge, riding motorcyles and road trips, regardless of the destination. He is survived […]

Andrews

Audio Article
FREE

Glenda Ann Andrews, 76, of Grove Hill, died April 20, 2021 at her residence. She was born February 24, 1945 in Mobile to Belie and Ollie Irene Newsome. She was a member of Thomasville Church of God. She a former paper mill worker. She is survived by her two sons, Doug Davis of Fulton and Mark (Kimberly) Davis of New […]

Anderson

Audio Article
FREE

Winnie B. Anderson, 88, of Thomasville died April 18, 2021 at her home. She was born January 21, 1933 in Thomasville to Willie and Sallie Smith. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church. She was a former seamstress. She is survived by her daughter, Donna Tucker; son, Clint Anderson; and her brother, Lamar Smith; 11 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and […]

Weaver

Audio Article
FREE

Charlotte Rene’ Weaver, 40, of Jackson, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021. Rene’ was born Sept. 3, 1980 to Henry Craig Weaver and Charlotte Patrick Weaver. Rene’ is survived by her parents, Charlotte and Craig Weaver; sisters, Jennifer Nicole (Chris) Wiggins and Taylor Anne (Blake) Napper; nephews, Michael Craig and Jacob Christopher Wiggins; grandparents, Aleine (George) Pugh; and many other […]

2021-04-22 E-Edition

Pig Squeal Show & Sale this Saturday in Fulton

Audio Article


The popular 4-H Pig Squeal program wasn’t canceled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic; kids still raised their pigs and learned while doing so but the popular show and auction event was a casualty to the pandemic. It wasn’t held in an effort to avoid a large gathering of people. However, the pigs were still sold and the program […]