Obituaries for Fri., March 11, 2016

Published 12:00 am Friday, March 11, 2016


Mr. William Darrell Dewrell, age 42, of Andalusia passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2016.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Fri., March 11 in Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Canant and Rev. Benji Jordan officiating, interment will follow in Antioch Congregational Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 – 3 p.m.¬¬ prior to services at the funeral home.

Mr. Dewrell is survived by his parents, William F. “Poochie” and Margaret Dewrell of Andalusia; son, Kaden Dewrell of Opp; daughter, Katelyn Dewrell of Andalusia; sisters and brothers-in-law, Kimberly and David Williams of Ashland, Ala. and Kelly and Steven Hensley of Opp; brother and sister-in-law, Russell Eugene and Mary Worley of Opp; and a number of aunt, uncles and cousins.

Pallbearers will include: Joe Worley, Gage Worley, Harold Ray Dewrell, Danny Mock, Dillon Worley, John Mark Dewrell, and Terry Daughtry. Honorary pallbearers will include: Terry Barnes, Matthew Worley, Josh Leonard, and Jonathon Chandler.

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



Lorie Gibbs Beebe, was born July 11, 1933 in Florala to Thomas Gibbs and Gladys Martin Gibbs. She passed away on March 9, 2016 at home from a brief illness. She was was raised in Saint Augustine, Fla.

On Aug. 4, 1950 she married CM Beebe from Hartford, Ct. She enjoyed 64 years of married life. She lived in Saint Augustine from 1950 to 1970. They later moved to Lake Park, Fla., for five years. In May 1975 they moved to Florala, and lived in the North Creek community for 40 years. She was a member of the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Andalusia.

She was also a member of the Red Oak Baptist church for 15 years.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, C.M. Beebe, her parents, Thomas and Gladys Gibbs, her sister-in-law, Myrt Gibbs and brother-in-law, Jerry Birge.

She is survived by her two sons, Corodon Beebe Jr and wife Pat of Jupiter, Fla., and Thomas Beebe and wife Penny of Charlestown Ind. She had five grandchildren Corodon, Kari, Joan Lori, Cassie and Nathan. She has seven great-grandchildren. She has four brothers, Thomas Gibbs and wife Freida, Ben Gibbs, Hugh Gibbs and wife Zan, Terry Gibbs and wife Pat and one sister Ruth Birge. She was also survived by an abundance of extended love ones including numerous nieces and nephews.

She was a wonderful Christian woman who love the Lord, her family and friends.

Funeral services for Lorie Gibbs Beebe will be 11 a.m., Sat., March 12, 2016, from Evans Funeral Home with Mark Perry officiating.

Visitation will be one-hour before services. Interment will be in the North Creek Cemetery.

Please join us in remembering Lorie Gibbs Beebe by visiting our memorial at Through this site we invite you to share your thoughts and fond memories with our family.