Obituaries for Tues., March 26

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Daisy Carol Salter

Mrs. Daisy Carol Salter, 50, of Stockbridge, Ga., formerly of Andalusia, died Sat., March 23, 2013, in Georgia after a long illness.

Funeral services will be held on Wed., March 27, 2013, at 11a.m. from the Foreman Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in the Carolina Cemetery. The Rev. Billy Boles will officiate.

Carol was a loving wife, aunt and sister whose greatest joy was her nephews and family. She was a giving soul who bravely fought cancer for many years, but never lost her love for life and her family. She will be missed by all.

Mrs. Salter is survived by her husband, Ronnie Salter of Stockbridge; a stepdaughter, Sherrie Elmore (Jason) of Andalusia; two brothers, Mark (Stephanie) Blackwell of Columbus, Ga., and Bo (Patsy) Blackwell of Andalusia; a sister, Sandy (Tim) Smith of Alexandria, Va.; and four nephews, Kevin and Tyler Blackwell and Austin and Grayson Smith.

Pallbearers will be Mitchell Brown, Zachary Brown, Tyler Blackwell, Kevin Blackwell, Trask Blackwell and Tim Smith.

The family will receive friends at 5:30 tonight, Tues., March 26, at Foreman Funeral Home.

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


Aubrey McGlaun

Mr. Aubrey McGlaun, 101, of Andalusia, passed away Sat., March 23, 2013, in the Andalusia Manor.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today, Tues., March 26, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Survivors include his daughter, Doris Henderson; his son and daughter-in-law, Lamar and Ann McGlaun of Andalusia; his grandchildren, Becky Henderson Hobbs, Carol McGlaun Mullins, Sonia Henderson Wallace, Rhonda Henderson Mosley, and Chris Lamar McGlaun, 12 great- grandchildren, and a great-great-grandchild.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials to Southern Care Hospice.

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


Mrs. Anna Mozell Smith

Mrs. Anna Mozell Smith, age 95, died Fri., March 22, 2013, in a Florala nursing facility. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Mon., March 25, 2013, at Beda Baptist Church with the Rev. Glen Hutto officiating. Interment followed at Beda Cemetery with Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home directing.

Mrs. Smith is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Patsy Smith of Wing; one grandson, Marty Smith, also of Wing; and a number of nieces and nephews.

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

William Samuel Williams

William Samuel Williams, 81, of Red Level, passed away Wed., March 20, 2013, in the Andalusia hospital.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church Chapel.

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Williams of Red Level; his daughter, Nan Williams of Euless, Texas; a stepdaughter, Deneise Laywell of Seven Point, Texas; stepsons, Richard K. Brown of Sherman, Texas, and James Brown of Bedford, Texas; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Irene Williams of Reno, Nev.

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




Lucille Williams McGraw, 99, of Andalusia, passed away Thurs., March 21, 2013, in the Andalusia Manor.

Graveside services were held on Fri., March 22, at Magnolia Cemetery with the Rev. Tim Trent officiating and Foreman Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include her daughter, Suzanne McGraw Hedges of Andalusia; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Paul and Barbara McGraw; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Auburn McGraw; her parents, William Henry and Mary Elizabeth Williams; and 11 siblings.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Andalusia or Comfort Care Hospice.

Those unable to attend services may sign the online registry at



Sara Foreman Hobson, 84, of Andalusia, died Fri., March 22, 2013, at her residence.

Funeral services were held on Sun., March 24, at 3:30 p.m., from the First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Foster and the Rev. Herb Carlisle officiating. Interment will be in the Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

She was a lifelong resident of Andalusia. She attended Andalusia City Schools and graduated from Andalusia High School and later Auburn University, where she was a member of Kappa Delta sorority. She was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Andalusia and served as Sunday school teacher and a volunteer for the children’s choir. In her earlier years she was a member of the Andalusia Coterie Club.

Survivors include her two sons, Norman (Sharon) Hobson and Jeff Hobson, all of Andalusia; two grandchildren, Hunter (Ali) Hobson of Andalusia and Mary Elizabeth Hobson of Nashville; one great-grandchild, Forest Hunter Hobson of Andalusia; two nephews, Donlin Maloy (Jenny) Foreman of Harrisburg, N.H., and Ronlin Douglass (Lydia) Foreman of Blue Lake, Calif.; and a niece, Michelle Cottle Foreman (Gene) Leech of Fairhope.

Pallbearers were Lucky Cope, Riley Taylor, Andy Little, Gary Little, Nick Chapman, Jon Sellers and Jeff Sellers.

Honorary pallbearers were Bob Roland, Charlie Cope, Pat Thompson, Basil Thompson Jr., Bill Meeks and Darwin Pippin.

Those unable to attend services may sign the online registry at



Junior Shelby Owens, 80, of Andalusia, passed away Fri., March 22, 2013, in a local hospital.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Mon., March 25, at Foreman Brown Service Funeral Home. Interment followed at New Home Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by a son, James Ricky Owens.

Survivors include his wife, Linnie Ellen Owens of Andalusia, his two daughters, Wanda (John) Rabren and Kristy (Shawn) Carter; two sons, Mike (Kelly) Owens and Paul C. (Anita) Owens, all of Andalusia, 11 grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.