Obituaries for Wed., July 6, 2011

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, July 6, 2011


Shelborn Brooks of Andalusia passed away Tues., July 5, 2011, in a Crestview, Fla., nursing facility.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Keahey Funeral Home.

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Jack Lee Jr., 82, of Andalusia, passed away Sun., July 3, 2011, at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wed., July 6, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with a military chaplain officiating. The burial will follow in the Mt. Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery in the Damascus community with full military honors. The family will receive friends at Keahey Funeral Home one hour prior to services.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in the Damascus Community.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Deborah Lee of Wetumpka; daughter and son-in-law, Sherry Lee of Andalusia and Brenda and Johnny Pouncey of Mobile; brothers and sisters-in-law, Howard and Velma Lee of Elba and Jessie and Gussie Lee of Dothan; sisters and brothers-in-law, Syble and Alan McLaney of Newton, Glenda Anderson of Opp and Vivian Lee of Elba; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.


Gidget Maddox, 44, of Andalusia, passed away Sun., July 3, 2011, in the Andalusia Hospital.

Graveside services will be held 2 pm., Thurs., July 7, at Beda Baptist Church Cemetery in Wing with the Rev. Josh Wilson officiating.

The family will receive friends tonight from 6 to 8 p.m.

Survivors include her significant other, John Borne of Andalusia; two sons, Chris (Sarah) Perry of Andalusia and Robert Perry of Florida; brother, Randy Maddox of Andalusia; two sisters, Myra (Don) Jackson of Andalusia and Anita Poston of Florida; and one grandchild, Alyssa Lynn Perry.

She was preceded in death by her son, William Harris.

Pallbearers will be Andrew Davis, D.J. Jackson, Mat Clay, Randy Maddox, John Borne and Chris Perry.

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