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Obituaries for 5/14/2003

Floyd E. Mancill, Sr.

Floyd E. Mancill, Sr. CW04 USN (Retired), 82, of the Loango community died Friday, May 9, 2003.

He was born February 13, 1921 in Silverhill in Baldwin County, and served in the United States Navy from March 3, 1942 through June 1, 1972. He served in WWII and Korea. He retired from the Navy after 30 years of dedicated service and worked 14 years Civil Service at Pensacola Naval Air Station.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, May 12, 2003 at Keahey Funeral Home with Rev. Billy Boles officiating. Special music was provided by Dale Martin, accompanied by pianist Mabel Coleman. Burial followed in Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola with full military honors and Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors inlclude his wife, Betty Sturgis Mancill of Andalusia; three sons and daughters-in-law, Floyd E. Jr. and Sandra Mancill of Pensacola; Phillip L. and Deanna Mancill of Seaside, Ore.; Steve and Belinda Harrelson of River Falls; three daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and Randy Coxwell of Red Level; Sheila Berry of Andalusia; Angie and Micha Wilson of Red Level; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Hubert (Bill) and Marjory Mancill of Petaluma, Calif.; Gerald W. and Johnnie Mancill of Orange Beach; Glenn A. and Marie Mancill of Houston; John E. and Clarissa Mancill of Theodore; a sister-in-law, Jean Mancill of Houston; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Anna B. Mancill; a brother, Louis Clifford Mancill; and two sisters, Annie Lee Horan and Emma Laura Matuk.

James Edward Elmore

James Edward Elmore, 75, of the Judson community, deid Sunday, May 11, 2003 in a Dothan hospital.

A funeral was held Tuesday, May 13, 2003 at 10 a.m. at Foreman Funeral Home with Rev. Hank Roberts officiating with special music by Joyce Sightler and Shirley Phillips. Burial followed in Judson Cemetery with Foreman Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include his wife, Janice Elmore; sons and daughter-in-law, David Alan and Connie Elmore; daughters and sons-in-law, Suzanne and Greg Craft of Andalusia; and Diane and Larry Faxon of Pace, Fla.; grandchildren Lori, Joseph, Millisa, and Stephanie; brothers Wayne Elmore; Jacob Elmore; Ray Elmore; Harold Elmore and Ronald Elmore, all of Andalusia; sisters Jean Powell of Detroit; Faye Sightler; Barbara Bradley; Gloria Cannon; and Glinda Robbins, all of Andalusia; Charlotte Smith of Wing; and Elaine Bulger of Florala. He was preceded in death by six brothers and sisters; Lucille Sightler, Derrell Elmore, Tolbert Elmore, J.C. Elmore, Annie Jym Brogden and Nell Trawick.

Pallbearers were Gary Bradley, Jason Elmore, Clay Elmore, Donald Elmore, Royce Sightler and Heath Bulger.

Carroll "C.B." Brogden

Carroll "C.B." Brogden, 89, of Gantt, died Sunday, May 11, 2003 in a Brewton Nursing Home.

A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Gantt Baptist Church with Rev. Wayne Sharpe officiating. Burial will follow in the Able Cemetery with Foreman Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be tonight from 6 – 8 p.m. at Foreman Funeral Home and at the church 30 minutes prior to services.

Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Joseph B. and Louise Brogden of Atmore; Phillip and Patricia Brogden of Destin; and Jimmy Brogden of Gantt; grandchildren Heather and Ben Keen of Crestview; Judd and Nicole Brogden of Helena; a great-grandchild, Emery Keen; sisters Hesta Little of Auburn; Ettie Jo Gilmer of Niagra Falls, N.Y.; Hilda Sharpe of Andalusia; Maxine Thomas of Atlanta; Mary Sue Brown and Betty Baldwin, both of Andalusia; a brother, Ed Brogden of Montgomery.

He was preceded in death by his wife Annie Jym Brogden, a sister Janice Vanstory and his parents Edward and Bessie Brogden.

Pallbearers will be Judd Brogden, Ed Brogden, Don Ingram, Billy Hughes, Jerry Ward and Johnny Castleberry.

Georgia Eva Henderson

Georgia Eva Henderson, 89, Andalusia died Tuesday, May 13, 2003 at her residence.

Funeral services for Mrs. Henderson will be held on Thursday, May 15, 2003 at

10 a.m. from the Foreman Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Rick Freeman will officiate. Burial will follw in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Suvivors include two daughters, Margaret and husband Clinton Weeks of Kinston and Evelyn and husband Gerald Odom of Monroeville; four grandchildren, Lynn Reeves, Mark Weeks, Linda Baxter and Lisa Smith; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Rev. Green Harrell Jr. of Andalusia and two sisters; Etta Wilson of Andalusia and Elma Watson of Opp; several nieces and newphews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. A.C. Henderson.

Visitation will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Foreman Funeral Home.