Obituaries for Wed., Nov. 28, 2012

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, November 28, 2012


Mary Emma Calhoun, 77, of Opp, passed away Thurs., Nov. 22, 2012, at her residence.

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



Donald Jerry Henderson, 68, of Andalusia, passed away Tues., Nov. 27, 2012, in a Dothan hospital.

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



Willie Van Walker Jr., 62, of Andalusia passed away Mon., Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., today, Wed., Nov. 28, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Robert Canant officiating, and burial following in the Walker Family Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include his mother, Alice Walker of Andalusia; stepsons, James Surrey of Andalusia and Joe Sasser of Opp; brothers, Arthur (Theresa) Walker of Andalusia,

Audrey Walker and Donnie (Debbie) Walker of Andalusia; sisters, Faye (Donnie) Rogers of Florala, Carole (Steve) Morgan, Sandra Simmons and Susan Walker Chappell, all of Andalusia; special friends, Rickey Chappell and Robert McGowin; 14 nieces and nephews; and eight great-nieces and great-nephews.



Howellene H. Plant, 85, of Andalusia, died Fri., Nov. 23, 2012, in Petal, Miss,

Funeral services were held Mon., Nov. 26, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Drexel Copeland and the Rev. Jeff Copeland officiating. Interment followed in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Ramona White of Hattiesburg, Miss., Marshall and Susan White of Decatur and Phillip and Lynn White of Tuscaloosa; her step-sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Sandy Plant of Marianna, Fla., and Tim and Vicki Plant of Tuscaloosa; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother, John W. Everage of Birmingham.

She is preceded in death by her husbands, James Holley White and the Rev. Woodrow Plant.

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