Obituaries for Wed., July 15, 2015

Published 5:18 pm Tuesday, July 14, 2015


Mr. A.J. Gibson, 85, of Andalusia, passed away on Tues., July 14, 2015, in a Dothan hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Thurs., July 16, 2015, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Billy Boles officiating. Interment will follow in Brunson Chapel Cemetery in Crenshaw County. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Foreman Funeral Home.

He is survived by his daughter, Diana Salloday, and son, David Gibson, both of Michigan; seven grandchildren; two half brothers, Earl Atwell and Burl Atwell; and his cousin, Ruth Duncan of Andalusia.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Duncan, Donnie Bush, Terry Bowen, Richard Gaines, Bobby Moore and Otway Grimes.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.

Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at


Mrs. Margaret Elaine Little, 72, of Andalusia, died on Sat., July 11, 2015, at her residence.

A graveside service was held on Mon., July 13, 2015, at Rawls Cemetery. The Rev. Durwood Cleland officiated.

Mrs. Little is survived by her husband, Howard Oliver of Andalusia; daughter, Tamala Locke of Andalusia; son, Tim Little (Heather Jackson) of Andalusia; grandchildren, Eric Short, Nikole (Tim) Johnson, Ashley Jackson, Allison Jackson, Tim Little and Heather Little; great-grandchildren, Blaine Short, Nick Short, Kadyn Johnson, Kasyn Johnson and Karley Johnson; brother and sister-in-law, Ken and Patsy English of Elba; step-son and daughter-in-law, Russell and Lauryn Oliver; and step-daughter and son-in-law, Ginger and Royce Ellis.

Pallbearers included Jim Turner, Mike Murphy, Mark Spicer, Russell Oliver, Ronnie Smith and Randall Holland.

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


Mr. Dennis Grant Sightler, 53, of Andalusia, died on Sat., July 11, 2015, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center.

Funeral services were held on Sun., July 12, 2015, at Judson Baptist Church with Rev. Ed Russell and the Rev. Hank Roberts serving as officiates. Interment followed in Judson Cemetery.

Mr. Sightler is survived by parents, Glenn and Faye Sightler; brother and sister-in-law, Royce and Joyce Sightler; sister, Kay Cheshire; nieces and nephews, Amanda and Merrill Hammett, Abbie and Stewart Robinson, Jeremiah Cheshire, Jessica and Steven Cobb; a number of great-nieces and nephews; and a number of aunts and uncles.

Pallbearers include: Merrill Hammett, Stewart Robinson, Jeremiah Cheshire, Danny Sightler, Clay Elmore and Steven Cobb.

Special music was by Amanda Hammett, Abbie Robinson, Jeremiah Cheshire and Jessica Cobb.

The family asks, in lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Judson Baptist Church or Judson Cemetery.

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