Carlton Henry Keel, 71, of New Hope, passed away Thursday.
July 17, 1973 – June 17, 2016
Lonnie Lee Boles, 42, of Grant, passed away Friday.
He was preceded in death by father, Chuck Boles, grandmother, Eloria Martin, and grandfather, T.L. Martin.
Surviving are wife, Erica Renae Boles, daughter, Daniela Renae Boles, daughter, Samantha Lee Boles, daughter, Alexandra Jade Boles, son, Thomas Lee Boles, mother, Pamela Boles, sister, Amber (John) Oncay, one nephew and several aunts.
Visitation will be Friday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday at 3:00 pm with Steve Stanfield officiating.
Interment will be in the Free Home Cemetery.
February 26, 1943 – June 20, 2016
Linda Kay Smith, 73, of Huntsville, passed away Monday. Kay was retired from the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command at Redstone Arsenal with 35 years of service. While working for civil service she also was a night instructor at the Huntsville City School Center for Technology for several years. She served on the board of directors for Hope Place and was a volunteer for other activities in the community. She loved children, traveling, spending time with her grandchildren and working in her yard. She was a member of the New Hope Free Holiness Church.
She was preceded in death by father, Howard Keel, mother, Janie Keel, son, Jeff Neal, brother, Malcolm Keel, brother, Doyle Keel.
Surviving are daughter, Kelly (Rick) Hopkins, daughter-in-law, Sonya Williamson, five grandchildren, Randall (Kelly) Helton, Katie Hopkins, Justin Neal, Johnny and James Stewart, three great grandchildren, Tommy Hopkins, Jackson and Lainey Helton, one nephew, Johnathan (Amy) Keel, aunts, uncles, cousins and several friends.
Visitation will be Wednesday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Thursday at 1:00 pm with Bro. Wayne Walls officiating.
Interment will be in the Hayden Cemetery.
December 18, 1928 – June 20, 2016
Mildred Evelyn Byrd, 87, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Monday.
August 21, 1923 – June 16, 2016
Edna Christine Kilgore Baucom, 92, of Chattanooga, and former resident of New Hope passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016.
Mrs. Baucom was a native of New Hope and graduated from New Hope High School in 1941.
She was preceded in death by father, Dilas Edward Kilgore, mother, Ethel Kilgore, husband, Ernest L. Baucom, brother, Edward Wayne Kilgore, and sister, Carolyn Kilgore.
Surviving are son, Ernest Larkin (Viola “Vi” Jaramillo) Baucom, grandson, Larkin Dwaine (Kim) Baucom, granddaughter, Dainah Michelle (Tracey) Baucom Rico, great grandchildren, Wyatt Baucom, Ella Baucom, Tracey Blaine (Rachel) Rico, Manuel Jake Rico, and Ana Gabrielle Rico, step daughter, Peggie (Charles-deceased) Baucom Moore, step grandchildren, Keith L. Myrick, Lori Wilkes Barnett, Charles (Wanda) Myrick, step great grandchildren, Kendall Myrick (Matt) Ladd, Jessica Wilkes, Damian Joshua Myrick, Jacob Riley Myrick, and step great great granddaughter, Pearl Tupelo Ladd.
A memorial service will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Friday, July 8 at 11:00 am.
Interment will be in the Bethel Cemetery.
Ruby Conn Greer, 83, of Owens Cross Roads, and formerly of Attalla passed away Sunday.
August 4, 1945 – June 16, 2016
Reuben T. Lyle, 70, of New Hope, passed away Thursday after a long struggle with cancer surrounded by his family.
Mr. Lyle loved helping people, loved his family fiercely and his church. He enjoyed collecting things, gospel music while traveling. Mr. Lyle was a United States Marine Corp Veteran and also served in the National Guard.
He was preceded in death by father, John Martin Lyle, mother, Annie Bell Lyle, and brothers, James Lyle, and J M Lyle.
Surviving are wife, Annabell Lyle, daughter, Kimberly Lyle Burks, daughter, Melisa Kay Lyle, son, Pat (Tammy) Lyle, son, Douglas (Carrie) Lyle, son, John (Mandy) Lyle, daughter, Rita (Charlie) King, sister, Carolyn (George) Anderson, 21 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be Friday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday at 12:00 PM with Jerry Hovis officiating.
Interment will be in the Moon Cemetery.