Obituaries for Thurs., Sept. 23, 2010

Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 23, 2010


Steve Brent Perdue, 59, of Andalusia, died unexpectedly Mon., Sept. 20 in Destin, Fla. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Fri., Sept. 24, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel, and burial will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. tonight at Keahey Funeral Home.

Survivors include his mother, Katherine Perdue of Pensacola, Fla.; son, Kevin Perdue and fiance’ JessicaLyn Horejs, both of Liburn, Ga.; daughter, Chastity Perdue Higgs of Opp; brother and sister-in-law, Dr. Ronald (Charlotte) Perdue of Mobile; sister, Barbara Wise of Pensacola, Fla.; grandchildren, Megan and Raidon Perdue; and numerous nieces, nephers, great-nieces and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Brenton Perdue.

Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest register


William “Bo” Shaver, 77, of Andalusia, died Tues., Sept. 21, 2010, in a Dothan Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Fri., Sept. 24, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ed Ganus officiating and burial following in Pleasant Home Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Eloise S. Shaver of Andalusia; his sons, Ted Ferrell of Fort Deposit and Neil Howell of Chicago, Ill.; a daughter, Sheila Coleman of Andalusia; two granddaughters; one grandson; six great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, John and Hazel Shaver of Birmingham; and sister, Voydell Pate of Andalusia.

Pallbearers will be Buddy Byrd, Jerry Richards, Rob Vanderryt, David Johnson, Joey Raybon, and Ryan Copeland.

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