Obituaries for Thurs., July 12, 2012

Published 12:00 am Thursday, July 12, 2012


Billy Ray Myrick, 76, of Red Level, died Mon., July 9, 2012, in a Pensacola, Fla., hospice.

Visitation will be tonight Foreman Funeral Home from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. A private memorial services will be held at a later date.

Survivors include his son, Michael Ray Myrick of Gantt; three daughters, Randy (Roger) Cole of Mobile, Kelley (Jim) Cross of Columbus, Miss., and Tracey (Lee) Cagle of Andalusia; three stepchildren, Tren King of the Babbie Community, Janna Watson of Red Level and Donald Watson of Andalusia; nine grandchildren; and six great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest register at



Max Ray Creech, 77, of Red Level, died Sun., July 8, 2012, at his residence.

Funeral services were held Wed., July 11, and burial followed in Buck Creek Cemetery.

Survivors include his daughter, Terri Frost of Red Level; his grandchildren, Tami Lawrence, Brandi (Shannon) Hall, Michelle Frost and Victoria Frost, all of Andalusia; five great-grandchildren; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Catherine Spicer of Orlando, Fla., Linda Peavy, Barbara Ann and Cecil Sanders, all of Samson, and Diane and Dennis Allen of Daingerfield, Texas; and his brothers and sisters-in-law, Ewell and Carol Creech of Groveland, Fla., Roland and Jane Creech of Enterprise, Jerry and Lila Creech of Lawrenceburg, Tenn., Ted and Barbara Creech of Arab and Larry and Vickie Creech of Orlando, Fla.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Alma Lula Creech; a daughter, Donna Kay Hardage; one brother, O’Neal Creech; his sister, Melba Lolley; and parents, A. D. and Mildred Creech.

Pallbearers were Mathew Creech, Pat Henderson, Andy Crews, Chad Crews, Tracy Sanders and David Kouvelos.

Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest register at



Anthony Wayne Meeks, 55, of Red Level, died Thurs., July 5, 2012, at his residence.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his daughter, Blair Meeks of Weaverville, N.C; a brother, James Allen Meeks of Jacksonville, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Judge A. and Ollie V. Meeks; a sister, Alma Lula Creech; and a brother, Nathaniel Meeks.

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Mark L. Pickron, 84, of Andalusia, passed away Tues., July 10, 2012, in an Elba Nursing Home.

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