Obituaries for Thurs., June 17, 2010

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 17, 2010


Homer Augustus Orcutt Jr., 94, of Andalusia died Mon., June 14, 2010, at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Fri., June 18, at Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

He is survived by two sons, Allen James (Jean) Orcutt of Covington, La., and Charles Lee Orcutt of Andalusia; two daughters, Claudia Lambert of Norcross, Ga., and Mary Robillard of Morganza, La.; six grandchildren, Steven Orcutt, Amanda Fowler, Amy Fielding, Katherine Robillard, Emily Robillard and Abby Willis; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jean Pace of Andalusia and Sarah Jane Wooten of California; and one brother, Sam Orcutt of Inola, Ok.

Visitation will be after 9:30 a.m. Friday at Foreman’s.

Family and friends unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at


Susan A. Purdin, 55, of Andalusia died Mon., June 14, 2010, in a Dothan hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m, Sat., June 19, from Scripture Truth Baptist Church with burial following in the church cemetery. The family will begin receiving friends at 10 a.m. at the church.

She is survived by her husband, Dennis Purdin; mother, Phyllis Stetham; daughters, Jennifer Porter and Heather Purdin; son, Bryan Webb; brother, Tim Stetham; sister, Sharon Easley; and five grandchildren.