Obituaries for Wed., Dec. 11, 2013

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, December 11, 2013


John Langford, 87, of Rose Hill, passed Tue., Dec. 10, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Keahey Funeral Home.



Romaine Teate Tadlock, 80, of Andalusia, passed away on Sun., Dec. 8, 2013, in Pensacola, Fla.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Thur., Dec. 12, at Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with Dr. Fred Karthaus officiating and Foreman Funeral Home directing. The family will meet with friends at the cemetery.

Survivors include her husband, Bill Tadlock of Andalusia; her daughter, Tamela Tadlock of Pace, Fla.; daughter-in-law, Lisa Kirk Tadlock of Land O’Lakes, Fla.; four grandchildren, Tyler Tadlock, Bradford Ellis, Brianne Viveiros and John David Viveiros; and her brother, William Cylvester Teate of Houston.

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Betty Jo Short Hollingsworth, 65, of Opp, passed away on Tue., Dec. 10, 2013.

A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Fri., Dec. 13, at Bethel Cemetery with the Rev. Brent Cook officiating.

Survivors include her two sons, Kevin (Joy) Owens of Opp and Brian (Misty) Hollingsworth of Georgia; one brother; Ronnie Short of Mississippi; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Lonnie and Frances Short; a son, Brandy Owens; and a brother, Tommy “Hank” Short.

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