Obituaries for Tues., April 20, 2010

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, April 19, 2011


Henry Edwin Wilson, 79, of Andalusia, died Thurs., April 14, 2011, at his residence.

Funeral services were held Sat., April 16, 2011, at 3:30 p.m. from the Foreman Funeral Home chapel. Interment followed in the Oakey Ridge Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Boles officiating.

A retired registered pharmacist, Mr. Wilson is survived by his wife, Julia Wilson; a daughter, Maria Dutton; a son, Zach Wilson; a stepson, Lynn Pressley, all of Andalusia; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Michael Pittman, Julie Joyner, Ginger Brown, William Brown, Johnny Boles and Chris Pressley.

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


Shellie Belle R. Ammons Edwards, a long time resident of Mobile and current resident of Andalusia, passed away on April 16, 2011 at the age of 86.

Funeral services will be held on Wed., April 20, at noon at New Home Congregational Church with family receiving visitors from 10 a.m. until the time of the services. Burial will follow in the New Home Congregational Church cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Family will also receive friends tonight from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Keahey Funeral Home.

Mrs. Edwards is survived by five children, Faye Sullivan, Charlotte (Melvin) Farmer, Kenny (Sandra) Ammons, Lindy (Peggy) Ammons and Elaine Gilreath; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Elizabeth Gosbee and

Gladys Javes, and Lister, James, Carl Robinson; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, L.D. Ammons and Oscar Edwards; one sister, Louise Clark, and two brothers, Harvey and Capt. C. Robinson.