Obituaries for Sat., Nov. 9, 2013

Published 12:00 am Saturday, November 9, 2013


Hollis Randall “Randy” Castleberry, 59, of Andalusia, died Thur, Nov. 7, 2013, in a Pensacola Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., tomorrow, Nov. 10, 2013, at Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary Holloway officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Mr. Castleberry is survived by his wife, Theresa Castleberry of Andalusia; daughter, Stephanie (Robby) Dubose of Red Level; son, Randall (Shanda) Castleberry II of Red Level; seven grandchildren, Ramsey Morrow, Syndy Morrow, Brayton Dubose, Trenton Castleberry, Hayden

Dubose, Riley Dubose and Bryce Dubose; step-daughter, Jenna (Cody) Murphy of Greenville; and a mother, Rosa Lee Castleberry of Red Level.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 tonight at Foreman’s.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Huckabaa, Terry Josey, Dale Anderson, Lex Colquett, Royce Sightler, Jason Henderson and Heath Huckabaa.


Mr. J.C. Ainsworth, 66, of Andalusia, passed away Thur, Nov. 7, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Nov. 9, 2013, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel.

The Rev. Brent Cook will officiate. Interment will follow at the Stone Lake Gardens Cemetery.

He is survived by a son, Christopher Ainsworth of Andalusia; daughters, Debbie (Tim) Bracewell of Andalusia, Jolene Ainsworth of Andalusia and Margo (Victor) Bracewell; a step son, Richard Ivey of Andalusia; step daughter, Dedra Jackson of Andalusia; brothers, Cutice

Ainsworth of Enterprise and George Ainsworth of Gantt; sisters, Shirley (Pete) Johnson of Enterprise, Josephine Thomas of Enterprise and Florence (Frankie) Weaver of Andalusia; grandchildren, Tanner Weaver, Heather Ainsworth, Farrah Weaver, Jonathan Ainsworth, John Ivey and DJ Jackson.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jacob Ainsworth, Josh Harrelson, Kyle Lee, Tommy Bolling and Allen Trawick.


Leon Fletcher “Buddy” Alderman III, 65, of New Brockton, died Wed., Nov. 6, 2013, in a Dothan hospital.

A visitation will be held on Mon, Nov. 11, from 5 p.m. until to 7 p.m. at Foreman Brown-Service Funeral Home.

He is survived by his daughter, Dawn Rice (Lee) Newton of Destin, Fla.; grandchildren, Caleb Healy, Rachael Castello and Shalom Newton; sister, Betty A. (Jimmy) Grimes of Enterprise; niece, Garian (Stan) Gooden of Andalusia and great-nephew, Daniel Fletcher Ament.


Raley Henderson of Farmville, Va., previously of Andalusia, died on Oct. 30, 2013.

He was cremated and will be buried in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery at a future date.

He was a member of the class of 1961 at Andalusia High School. Prior to his illness, he owned Henderson Pecan Company in Greenville.

He is survived by a daughter, Krsytal Johns; two grandchildren, Alexandria Taylor and Max Johns; great-granddaughter, Anistyn Taylor; brother, William H. Henderson of Mt. Dora, Fla.; an aunt; three nieces; and many cousins, all who love and miss him.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Sarah Raley Henderson and Huburt Henderson; and infant son, Michael.


Kathy Bryant Partridge, 59, of Andalusia, passed away Tue, Nov. 5, 2013, in the Andalusia hospital.

Funeral services were held on Fri., Nov. 8, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed at the Carolina Baptist Church.

She is survived by her step-son, Bobby Lassiter of Elba; daughters, Kimberly Musgove of McKenzie, Shanna (Merrill) Davis of Andalusia, Crystal (Bobby Joe) Stanton and Brittany (Ben) Robbins of Loango; brothers, Martel (Irene) Bryant of Atmore; sisters, Earnistine Bryant

(Bill) Fields of Mobile and Faye Sasser of Babbie; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Partridge; son, Bobby Partridge Jr.; brother, Robby Bryant; and parents, Samuel Bryant and Gracie Lee Hall Bryant.

Serving as pallbearers were Bobby Joe Stawton, Jessie Stawton, Randall Ainsworth, Travis Mitchell, Ben Robbins and Bill Gorum.

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Rudyne Hart Messick, 81, of Andalusia, passed away Wed., Nov. 6, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Sat., Nov. 9, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with interment following in the Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday night from 5-7 at the funeral home.

She is survived by her husband, Cecil Messick; son, Bobby Messick, both of Pleasant Home; grandchildren, Angelia Messick of Ashford and Jennifer Messick of Pleasant Home; great-grandchildren, Amber McCall and Ethan McCall; and several nieces and nephews.

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