Obituaries for Wed., April 18, 2018

Published 1:16 am Wednesday, April 18, 2018


William Carroll (Buddy) Powell, 81, of Moultrie, Ga., and Andalusia, Ala., died Sunday, March 25, 2018, after a brief illness.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Sat., April 21, 2018, at Cobb Funeral Chapel in Moultrie, Ga., with the Rev. Ronald Barrett officiating.

Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

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Mr. Ray Worley, age 77, of the Harmony Community, passed away Sun., April 8, 2018. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church and the Masonic Lodge in Gantt

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Brenda (Butler) Worley of Harmony; his sons, Donald (Cindy) Worley and William (Chris) Worley of Andalusia, and his daughter, Cindy Rene (Mike) Harris of Franklin, Tenn.; five grandsons, Bret Kilpatrick, Kyle Kilpatrick, Dustin Worley, Austin Worley, and Garrett Harris; one granddaughter, Marrianne Worley; two great-grandchildren, Kaleigh Kilpatrick and Trenton Kilpatrick; his brothers, Lloyd Worley of Andalusia and Randy Worley of Gantt; and his sisters, Lucille (Pat) Gibney and Margaret Ann (Lindsey) Lyda of Mobile. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Bertha Mae Worley and his brothers, Radford H. Worley and Roy Worley.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wed., April 11, 2018, at Harmony Baptist Church with the Rev. Greg Cotter officiating. Interment followed at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home of Andalusia directing. Serving as pallbearers were Bret Kilpatrick, Kyle Kilpatrick, Dustin Worley, Austin Worley, Garrett Harris and Michael Owens.

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Mrs. Bobbette Jean Bowlan, 65, of Brantley, passed away at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thurs., April 19, 2018, at Pleasant Home Cemetery in Crenshaw County with Brother Steve DeFee officiating and Foreman Funeral Home directing. The body will lie in state at her residence at 1046 Woods Road, Brantley, at 3 p.m. Wednesday.

She is survived by her husband, Donnie Bowlan of Brantley; two sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Sherry Warren, Jr of Dozier, Mike and Kelli Bowlan of Andalusia; two daughters and sons-in-law, Christy Warren and Stephen Rich of Millbrook, AL, Debra Ruth and Josh Woods of Troy; 10 grandchildren, a brother and sister-in-law, Larry Joe and Susan Randolph of Roswell, N.M.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Kathy and George Tallman of Roswell, N.M., and Gail and David Wunker of Newbern, N.C.

Pallbearers will be: Andrew Bowlan, Caleb Bowlan, Jamie Bowlan, Sr., Jamie Bowlan, Jr., Garrett Montgomery, and Walter Bowlan.

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