Obituaries for Wed., Jan. 25, 2017

Published 12:59 am Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Patricia Nowling Hunt

Mrs. Patricia Nowling Hunt, 63, of Andalusia, passed away Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, at Andalusia Hospital.

Memorial services will be at 6 p.m. Thurs., Jan. 26, at Andalusia Full Gospel Tabernacle with Pastor John Hunt officiating the service. The family will visit with friends prior to and following the service.

She is survived by her husband, Ped Allen Hunt of Andalusia; two sons and daughters-in-law, Ped Aaron and Julie Hunt of Atlanta, Ga., and Jeff and Katherine Hunt of St. Augustine, Fla.; a daughter and son-in-law, Laura and Michael Harper of Andalusia; her grandchildren, Ped Austin Hunt, Bennett Hunt, Troy Hunt, Brayden Harper, Buddy Harper, Emme Harper, and Michael Harper; her mother, Clair Nowling; and a brother and sister-in-law, Jeff and Becky Nowling.

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


William Marin


Mr. William Marin Folmar, age 90, of McKenzie passed away Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, in a Pensacola hospice home.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Tues., Jan. 24, at New Home Baptist Church. The Rev. Eugene Meadows will officiate. Interment followed in the church cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

The family received friends Monday at Keahey Funeral Home.

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, William O. (Lavon T.) Folmar of Red Level; brothers, Melvin (Sue) Folmar of Georgiana; Maynard Folmar of Luverne; sisters, Oleta Smith of Georgiana, and Jean Thompson of Pensacola; grandchildren, William Garrett (Miranda) Folmar of Henderson, Ala., and LaTasha Lynn Folmar of Red Level; great-grandchildren, Boone Folmar and Sadie Folmar; and several nieces and nephews.

Serving as pallbearers will be Boyde Folmar, Byron Presley, Timothy Dillard, Keith E. Connally, Allen Smith, Garrett Folmar, and Vann Stinson.

Mr. Folmar was preceded in death by his wife, Opal Presley Folmar, in 2015. He was an Army veteran, enjoyed cattle farming and worked as a heavy equipment mechanic most of his life. He served as a deacon of New Home Baptist Church for 50 years.