Obituaries for Fri., May 10, 2013

Published 12:00 am Friday, May 10, 2013


Ann Sexton, 94, of Lockhart, passed away Wed., May 8, 2013, at her residence in Lockhart.

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



Horace Richard Davis, 99, of the Carolina Community, died Mon., May 6, 2013.

Funeral services were held on Thurs.., May 9, at 2 p.m. from Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Billy Boles officiating. Interment followed in Carolina Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Virgie T. Davis, and two sons, Marvin Richard Davis and Horace Durwood Davis.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Max and Lucy Davis of Andalusia; a daughter and son-in-law, Melba and Dr. John H. Spink of Vestavia Hills; nine grandchildren and their spouses, Randy and Marilyn Davis, David and Kristi Spink, Molly Jo and Frank Packard, Rhonda and Lynn Bass, John and Barbara Spink, Michel Spink, Joan Davis, Jerome and Arlene Davis and Mark and Allison Spink; 19 great-grandchildren and spouses, Heather and Jeff Bates, Brittany and Dusty Walker, Zachary Bass, Conner Davis, Christian Davis, Brent Spink, Brian Spink, Stephen Spink, Katie Spink, Sara Packard, Adam Packard, Ben Packard, Lauren Spink, Ross Spink, Jack Spink, Ryan Spink, Alex Spink and J. T. Davis; five great-great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Alice Davis; and sister-in-law, Mrs. Lillian Tart.



Simon Fletcher Burton, 49, of Andalusia, passed away Mon., May 6, 2013, at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Sat., May 11, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Terry Campbell officiating and interment in Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be tonight from 5-8 at Foreman Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Lisa Burton of Andalusia; his sons, Shawn Burton of Andalusia and Joshawa Burton of Straughn; his daughters, Kya Burton of McDavid, Fla., and Kelsey Doughtie of Straughn; granddaughter, Sophia Holloway of Straughn; brothers and sister-in-law, George Burton (Rena) of McDavid, Clayton Burton of Georgia, Mac Day of West Virginia and Junior Day of Maryland; sisters and brothers-in-law, Clara Perez (Santiago) of Sanford, N.C., Pollie Potter (Paul) of Missouri, Laura Wilson of Indiana, Loretta Bryant of Indiana, Bonita Thomas (Canon) of Dover, Ky., and Gloria Shelton of Virginia; sister and brother-in-law, Bonnie Rodgers (John); and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father, Mr. William Burton, mother, Mary Burton; brother, Dennis Thomas Burton and sister, Emma Jean Bonds.