Obituaries for Sat., March 21, 2015

Published 12:00 am Saturday, March 21, 2015

Thurston “Bert” McCart

Mr. Thurston “Bert” McCart, 86, of Red Level, passed away Fri., March 20, 2015, in Shoal Creek Medical Center.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Mon., March 23, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jim Walker officiating. Interment will follow in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Sunday at Foreman Funeral Home.

He is survived by his wife, Jeanette McCart of Red Level; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Donna McCart of Thomasville, Ala; daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Raymond Lassiter of Andalusia; grandchildren, Tammy (Doug) Whiddon of River Falls, Chuck Lassiter of Mobile, and Russell (Jennifer) Lassiter of Andalusia; great-grandchildren, David Whiddon, Noah Whiddon, Tanner Lassiter, and Avery Lassiter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by a son, Jerry McCart.

Pallbearers will include Doug Whiddon, Russell Lassiter, David Whiddon, Ray Bennett, Morgan Rodgers, and Buddy Grissett.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Elizabeth Summers.

Family and friends unable to attend may sign a guest register at


Janene Smith

Ms. Janene Smith, age 52, of Florala, passed away Thurs., March 19, 2015, in the Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Sat., March 21, 2015, at the Liberty Hill Assembly of God with Bro. Johnnie White officiating and Keahey Funeral Home of Lockhart directing.

She is survived by her parents, Betty and Jim Murphy of Florala; her daughter, Crystal Smith; son and daughter-in-law, Anthony and Bridgette Smith, and son, Justin Smith of Panama City, Fla.; grandchildren, Briella Smith, Adryan Smith, Carmetta Sweeting, Kryslynn Smith and Kierstin Smith; and one sister and brother-in-law, Tammy and Andy Sanford of Andalusia; a niece and husband, Betty Jean and Ray Still of Clio, Mich.; nephew, Earnest Daniel Taylor of Andalusia; and one brother, Audie “ Buddy” Murphy of Tampa, Fla.; and her step-sister, Jackie Fisher of Milton, Fla.

She is preceded in death by her father, Harold Dean Bailey, and step-sister, Sandra Dawn Asher.