Obituaries for 9/06/2003

Published 12:00 am Friday, October 3, 2003

Jim Boykin

Jim Boykin, devoted husband, father and grandfather passed away Wednesday, September 3, 2003, after a lengthy illness in McClenney, Fla.

He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Barbara A. Boykin; one daughter, LaDonna Shay Price and husband, Bradley of Wewahitchka, Fla.; one son, Joshua Scott Boykin and wife, Kimberly of Birmingham; three grandchildren, Brandon Shayne and Ashleigh Elizabeth Price and Dalton Blake Boykin; four brothers, Billy Gene Boykin, Kenny Moore, Lloyd Moore, and Mike Moore, all of Andalusia.

Jim worked in the telecommunication field for 35 years and was employed with Townes Communications as Vice-President of Operations.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 6, 2003 with the Rev. Timothy C. Patterson officiating with Guerry Funeral Home.. Family viewing will be from noon until 1 p.m. Public viewing will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with services beginning

at 2 p.m. Burial will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bill Thomas, Bobby Prevett, Butch Hobbs, Jim Faison, Hal Hinote and Ferrin Seay.

Honorary pallbearers will include Brandon Prevett, Brandon Lemley, John Vaughn and Buddy Kennington.

Joseph Cleveland Lambert

Joseph Cleveland Lambert, died Thursday, September 4, 2003 in Mississippi.

Funeral services wil be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, September 7, 2003 at Fairmount Baptist Church. The body will lie in state at the church from 1 p.m. Sunday until the time of services.

Burial will follow in Fairmount Baptist Church Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include his wife, Gay Lambert of Mississippi; two sons and daughters-in-law, Eddie and Susan Lambert and Edgar and Stormy Lambert; one brother, Jesse Petty; five sisters, Audie Howell, Sally Bish, Jane Chesser, Mary Mason, Martha Defee; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 1010, Rockville, Md. 20852-9813 or to the charity of one’s choice.