Obituaries for Thurs., March 24, 2011

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 24, 2011


Montez Turner, 87, of Andalusia, passed away Tues., March 22, 2011, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., today, Thurs., March 24, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Wayne Sharp officiating and burial following in the Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include: her son, Alton Turner; grandson, Dustin Turner; and great-grandchildren, Dylan, Daniel and Kaylee Williams and Landen Turner.

She was preceded by her husband, Gerald Turner.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.


George Ray Barnett, 87, of the Carolina Community, passed away Wed., March 23, 2011, at his residence.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Fri., March 25, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Dean officiating. Visitation will be held at Keahey Funeral Home 30 minutes prior to services.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Barnett, of the Carolina Community; son and daughter-in-law, Rickey and Sonia Barnett of Alexander City; daughters and sons-in-law, Dianne and Lynn Pressley, Teresa and Rickey Lassiter and June and Donald Baker, all of Andalusia; brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Donna Barnett of Troy; sister and brother-in-law, Hazel and Slyner Odom of Andalusia; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions maybe made to the charity of one’s choice.