Obituaries for Fri., June 20, 2014

Published 11:25 am Friday, June 20, 2014


A memorial service will be held for Sandra Neill Albritton Robinson, Tues., June 24, 2014, at 11a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Andalusia. A light luncheon will be held for immediate family following the service in the fellowship hall.

The family kindly requests that no flowers are sent to the church and if anyone wishes to make a donation in Sandra Neill Albritton Robinson’s name, please send it to the McDowell Presbyterian Church 9090 Highland Turnpike McDowell, VA 24458.

Donations will be applied to the Heifer Fund International, as well as the Presbyterian Children’s Home.


Hattie Ruth Ramer Ray, 82, of Andalusia, passed away Wed., June 18, 2014, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held today, Fri,, June 20 at 11 a.m. at Foreman Funeral Home with the Rev. Wayne Sharpe and the Rev. Robert Canant officiating. Interment will follow in Macedonia Cemetery.

Ray is survived by her son, Randy (Laurie) Ray of Opp; daughters, Joni Ray (Dale) Bozeman and Jennifer Ray (Richard) Williamson, both of Dozier; grandchildren, Stephanie (Kyle) Ballard, Tiffany (Cody) Brannon, Brittany (Billy) McBride, Slade Wicker and Brandon Ray; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Shirley (Ed) Ballard of Rose Hill, Dorothy (Hinton) Stanley of Opp and Eva (Raymond) Johnson of Bay Minette; and brothers, Earl (Carol) Ramer of Panama City and Ed Ramer of Opp.

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Robert Joseph Underfinger III, 18, of Andalusia, passed away Mon., June 16, 2014, in Donley County, Texas.

Funeral services will be held Sat., June 21, at 2 p.m. at Northside Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Stone Lake Gardens. Visitation will be held today, Fri., June 20, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Foreman Funeral Home and at the church 30 minutes prior to services.

Underfinger is survived by his mother and step-father, Donna Steele and Harold Taylor; father, Robert Joseph Underfinger Jr.; brothers, William Earl Taylor, Bobby Austin Throgmorton, Chase Taylor, Lance (Hope) Taylor and Joseph Underfinger; sister, Jennifer Underfinger; maternal grandparents, Eloise Tyree and Earl (Pam) Steele; paternal grandmother, Claudia Abbott; step-grandparents, Hiram Brogden and Sylvia Taylor; great-great grandmother, Mamie Steele; uncles and aunts, Bobby and Teresa Steele, Amy and Butch Gilmore, Lindsey and Matt Raughton, Edward and Debbie Underfinger and Theresa and Jim MacKey; nieces and nephews, William Earl Taylor II, Kaelynn Taylor, Gavin Taylor, Ashton Taylor, Christian Taylor and Bentley Taylor; cousins, LaTisha (Eric) Ashley and son Shane, Savage Holloway and daughter Sophia, Donnamy Steele, Cayman Steele, Brandon (Tessa) Gilmore, Reuben Gilmore and Nicholas Gilmore; and a large, loving extended family.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Robert Joseph Underfinger Sr. and his great-great grandfather, Clarence Steele.

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William Buster Aplin, 94, of Florala, passed away Wed., June 18, 2014, at Mizell Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be Sat., June 21 at 10 a.m. at Foreman Funeral Home chapel with Bro. William Tucker Aplin officiating. Interment will follow in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 until 8 p.m. today, Fri., June 20, at Foreman Funeral Home.

Aplin is survived by a daughter, Vicki (James) Akers of Florala and numerous nieces and nephews.

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