Obituaries for Tues., Dec. 16, 2014

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, December 16, 2014


Mrs. Sarah Ann Hair McGlaun, of Andalusia, passed away Sat., Dec.13, 2014, in Montgomery.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today, Tues., Dec. 16, at Andalusia Memorial Cemetery with the Rev. Eugene Meadows officiating.

Mrs. McGlaun is survived by her husband, Lamar McGlaun of Andalusia; daughter and son-in-law, Carol Ann and Paul Mullins of Savannah, Ga.; son and daughter-in-law, Christopher Lamar and Leslie McGlaun of Montgomery; grandchildren, Sarah Beth Mullins, Aubrey Paul McGlaun and Emily Mullin; sisters, Nancy Skinner and Joy Tway, both of Destin, Fla.; and sister-in-law, Doris Henderson of Andalusia.

Pallbearers include Charles Rogers, Gary Bryant, Rex Henderson, Derick Dye, Billy Rue and George Waits. The class of 1961 will serve as honorary pallbearers.

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Mr. Rubin Chesteen, 95, passed away on Thurs., Dec. 11, 2014, at Andalusia Manor.

Funeral services were held Sat., Dec. 13, from Macedonia United Methodist Church. Interment followed in Macedonia Cemetery. The Rev. Douglas Golden officiated.

Mr. Chesteen is survived by his sisters, Margaret Worthen of Lakeland, Fla., and Macie Bartosh of Nebraska; nieces, Linda (Charles) Wiggins and Debbie (Lee) Williams; a sister-in-law, Peggy Chesteen Caylor of Andalusia; nephews, Albert Atkison, Jerry (Kim) Howell, and Mickey (Gayle) Howell; and a number of great nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Jerry Howell, Mickey Howell, Lee Williams, Mickey Howell Jr., Ben Howell and Richard Hammett.

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Mr. William E. “Billy” Macon, 71, passed away on Thurs., Dec. 11, 2014, in Montgomery, after an illness.

A celebration of life service was held in Foreman Funeral Home Chapel on Sat., Dec. 13. Interment followed in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

He was born on Feb. 28, 1943, in Marion, to John and Virginia Macon. He attended school in Andalusia and at Auburn University, and spent most of his adult life in Montgomery, where he owned and operated Bil-Mac Inc., Contractors. He proudly served in the Marines during the Vietnam Conflict.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Shea and Carter Bryars; three grandchildren, Chapel, Peyton and Carter IV of Birmingham; brother and sister-in-law, John and Joy Macon; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Bob Brown; nieces, Jaune Pierce and Joann Norris; and nephews, Ryan Eiland and Russ Eiland.

In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at