Obituaries for Fri., June 8, 2012

Published 12:00 am Friday, June 8, 2012


Kathryn Victoria Gilmore Bartley, 26, of Andalusia, passed away June 6, 2012.

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Keahey Funeral Home.

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Jewel Walker Stone, 98, of Andalusia, died Tues., June 5, 2012, at the Andalusia hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., today, Fri., June 8, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jerry Elmore officiating and interment following in the Carolina Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Survivors include her daughter, Linda Kilburn; her son, Loyd Lamar Gunter, both of Andalusia; six grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Farrell Anderson Gunter; sons, Maynard, Wade, and Hayward Gunter; daughter, Emma Jean Howell; and granddaughter, Pamela Howell.

Pallbearers will be Steven Howell, Trevor Howell, Tyler Mason, Randy Sasser, Jeremy Ziglar and Wade Richards.

Honorary pallbearer will be Kenny Howell.

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Horace Hammett, 78, of Rose Hill passed, away Tues., June 5, 2012, in a Dothan hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sat., June 9, at Macedonia United Methodist

Church in Rose Hill with Keahey Funeral Home directing and the Rev. Benjy Wilson officiating. Interment will follow in the Macedonia United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the church. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contribution to charity of one’s choice.

Survivors include his son, David Horace Hammett of Tampa, Fla.; daughters, Wendy (George) Simmons of Winterville, Ga., and Cendy Hammett of Tampa, Fla.; brother, James Artis Hammett of Rose Hill; sisters, Cupdian (Douglas) Eiland of Montgomery, Jo Moore and Joyce (Thermon) Grimes, all of Rose Hill; grandchildren, David Horace Hammett Jr., Brandy Thorpe, Ryan Simmons and Joshua Simmons; and four great-grandchildren.