Obituaries for Sat., Feb. 14, 2015

Published 12:40 am Saturday, February 14, 2015


Mr. Q. P. Pickron, 83, of Montgomery formerly of Andalusia passed away Wed., Feb.11, 2015, at his residence.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m., Sun., Feb.15, 2015 in the Lowery Cemetery in Samson.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Fri., Feb. 13, 2015 at Mr. Q. P. and Mrs. Helen Pickron’s residence.

Mr. Pickron is survived by his wife, Helen Pickron of Montgomery; son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Regina Pickron of Wetumpka; brother and sister-in-law, Woodrow and Sarah Pickron of Apoka, Fla.; sister, Idell Bedsole of Kinston. He is survived by nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Pickron was preceded in death by his daughters, Ann Hickman and Gail Cartwright, grandchildren, Gary Pickron Jr. and Salena Cartwright parents, Jessie James Pickron and Ida B. Jackson.



Mrs. Vera Alice Hicks Henderson, 88, died Thurs., Feb. 12, 2015, in Defuniak Springs, Fla.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., on Sun., Feb. 15, 2015 at Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Edward Ganus officiating.

Interment will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery.

Visitation will be one-hour prior to services at the funeral home.

Mrs. Henderson is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Tony Stephen and Gail Henderson of Marianna, Fla.; daughter and son-in-law, Nora Joan and Elgin Sanders of Defuniak Springs, Fla.; sister, Mildred Brook of Andalusia; 4 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, T.G. Henderson, and brothers, Clayton Hicks and J.B. Hicks

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