Obituaries for Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Published 1:13 am Wednesday, July 25, 2018


Mr. Stephen “Eddie” Edgar Williams, III of Red Level passed away Mon., July 23, 2018, in the Andalusia Health Facility. He was 58. Mr. Williams enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, and cooking. He was known by his family and friends as a “Grill Master.” He also enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson and his jeep on dirt roads with friends. “Eddie” was truly a country boy at heart.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Thu., July 26, 2018, at the Keahey Funeral Home Chapel of Andalusia. The Rev. Alan Joyner will officiate and burial will follow in the Kervin Cemetery. The family will receive friends, today, Wed., July 25, 2018, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel of Andalusia.

Mr. Williams is survived by his wife of 28 years, Yvonne Orene Williams of Red Level; mother, Myrtle Ruth of Andalusia; daughter, Courtney Williams of Andalusia; two grandchildren, Kaylie Williams and Destanie Tillery; two sisters, Pat (Johnny) Pippin of Andalusia and Carol (Sam) Mock of Prattville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law by marriage, Donna (Scott) Hudgens of Grady, Alabama, Curtis (Cindy) Kervin of Red Level, Lamon (Tammy) Kervin of Luling, Louisiana, Eric (Marlana) Kervin of Red Level, Pam Kervin of Andalusia, Wayne Kervin of Red Level; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Williams is preceded in death by his father, Stephen Edgar Williams, Jr.

Please join us in remembering Mr. “Eddie” Williams by visiting his memorial page at We invite you to share your memories and words of comfort with his loved ones there.



Mrs. Faye Holmes Maddox, 91, of Dozier, passed away Sun., July 22, 2018, at Southeast Medical Center in Dothan.

Mrs. Maddox taught school for 42 years, 32 of those years at Dozier High School and 10 years at Cottonwood High School in Houston County.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Wed., July 25, 2018, at Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery in Dozier with the Rev. Walter Brewer officiating the service and Foreman Funeral Home directing. A visitation will be held prior to the service on Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m., at Foreman Funeral Home.

She is survived by one sister, Jean Everage of Montgomery, Ala.

Preceding her in death are her husband, George Maddox; her parents, Gus Lee and Adeline Holmes; and two sisters, Molene Bell and Myra Eiland.

The family will accept flowers or memorials may be made to Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery Fund c/o Carolyn Davis.

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



Elder Kenneth Stallworth passed away at his home July 22, 2018, in Andalusia. He was 62.

He was a longtime employee of Andalusia Elementary School (AES) and was loved by students and faculty.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at First Baptist Church on East Three Notch Street, Andalusia.

Visitation will be at Church of God In Christ, 234 North Cotton Street, Andalusia, from 5 until 7 p.m. on Friday, July 27.

Internment will be in Marshall Memorial Cemetery Andalusia.