Obituaries for Fri., Nov. 3, 2017

Published 12:47 am Friday, November 3, 2017

Willie Eugene Black

Mr. Willie Eugene Black, age 84, of Andalusia, passed away on Thurs., Nov. 2, 2017, at Andalusia Hospital.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sat., Nov. 4, 2017 at Foreman Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Stone Lake Memorial Garden. Visitation will be from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday and 30 minutes prior to services at Foreman Funeral Home.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Black of Andalusia; sons, Eugene Black of Alabama and Eric Black of Connecticut; daughter and son-in-law, Jill and Sam Ramey of Massachusetts; step-son and daughter-in-law, Lorne and Lori Macer of Andalusia; step-daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Paul Julian of Andalusia and Janine and Ron Hutcheson of New York; 12 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Bradford and Pam Black; and sisters, Barbara Denton and Nancy Faircloth.

He is preceded in death by his father, J.D. Black; mother, Ruby Whittle; daughter, Lynn Orzetti; granddaughter, Tina Julian; great-grandson, Lorne Wayne Macer; and great granddaughters, Aliese Ulrich and Sabrina Macer.

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Mrs. Donna Renee English, age 51, of Red Level, passed away Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, at Andalusia Hospital.

She is survived by her husband, Greg English of Red Level; her daughter, Heather (Brian) Norris of Andalusia; her granddaughters, Sarah Kate and Savannah Cinereski; her parents, Donald Richard McCormick and Janice Odom McCormick of Red Level; two sisters, Lisa (Benjamin Moody) Ziglar of Andalusia and Wanda (Frank Carpenter) Kilpatrick of Dozier; her mother-in-law, Ruby King of Andalusia; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Carlos and Bessie Odom, and her paternal grandparents, Oscar McCormick and Helon McCormick Ingram.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sat., Nov. 5, 2017, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gary Holloway and the Rev. Brent Cook officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery.

Asked to serve as pallbearers are Billy Bickley, Tyler Ziglar, Matthew Ziglar, Timmy Carpenter, Alan Balderama, and Scott McCormick.

The family will receive friends from 12 -2 p.m. prior to the service.

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