Dock Leon Bearden

leon beardenOctober 25, 1935 – February 6, 2016

Dock Leon Bearden, 80, formerly of New Hope, passed away Saturday.

He was preceded in death by wife, Roberta Bearden, father, Dock Bearden, mother, Margie Lucille Hodge Bearden, daughter, Carolyn Jean Bearden and beloved pet, Bitty-Bit.
Surviving are daughter, Donna (Keith) Colvard, daughter, Patricia Walling, son, Mike (Melinda) Bearden, grandchildren, Michael Austin Bearden, Cassandra Lynn Bearden, Justin Coy Walling, brother, Delbert Calvin (Annette) Bearden, Sr., brother, Kenneth Wayne Bearden, brother, Donald Ray “Bill” (Jo Ann) Bearden, and several nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at Hebron Church of Christ, Wednesday at 1:00 pm with Bro. Bobby Starnes and Bro. Mark Hastings officiating. Pallbearers will be Calvin Bearden, Donald Ray Bearden, Jr., Brandon Batey, Matthew Batey, Jonathan Batey, Curtis Bridges, Jr., Justin Walling and Austin Bearden
Interment will be in the Walker Cemetery.

Seldon Lee Harp

February 19, 1954 – February 2, 2016

Seldon Lee Harp, 61, died Tuesday at his home in New Hope. Born Feb. 19, 1954 in Huntsville, Alabama, he grew up in New Hope and graduated from New Hope High School in 1972. He then attended Alabama A&M University as part of a work/study program with NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, focusing on accounting. He worked at NASA/MSFC until retiring in 2008.

He is survived by his aunt, Carolyn Harp of Trussville, and numerous cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Mayme Harp. No services are planned.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of New Hope or a charity of your choice.

Iva Turner Lemley

December 19, 1938 – January 31, 2016

Iva Turner Lemley, 77, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Sunday.

She was preceded in death by mother, Emma Bailey Turner, father, Virgil Turner, brother, Marvin Turner.

Surviving are daughter, Beth Dolan, son, Mike (Kevin Layne) Stewart, son, Jason Stewart, friend, Doyle Lemley, 6 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren,.

Visitation will be Tuesday 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday at 2:00 PM with Rev. Cody Gilliam officiating.

Interment will be in the Moon Cemetery.

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Jeffery A. Mayo

jeff mayoNovember 12, 1956 – January 24, 2016

Jeffery Alan Mayo, 59, of New Hope, passed away Saturday.

He was preceded in death by mother, Doris Sue Lyons Mayo.
Surviving are father, Simon (Sara) Mayo, sister, Patsy Sue (Clarence) Mayo Whitt, wife, Magdeline Lusk Mayo, and step brother, Andy Hodges.
Visitation will be Monday 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday at 2:00 pm with Peach Partain officiating.
Interment will be in the Moon Cemetery.
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Hulen Hubbard

hulen hubbardMay 17, 1938 – January 22, 2016

Hulen B. Hubbard, 77, of Big Cove, passed away Friday.

He was preceded in death by wife, Lucy Vera Hubbard, daughter, Denia Hubbard, father, Chester Hubbard, and mother, Nona Shipley Hubbard.
Surviving are son, Travis L. (Gina) Hubbard, son, Shannon (Tonya) Hubbard, grandchildren, Lexie Blackburn, Macy Hubbard, Lyndsey Hubbard, Rebecca Hubbard, Amberly Hubbard, Devin Alexander, and Ashley Alexander, great grandchildren, Preston Blackburn and Ella Alexander, brother, Dean Hubbard, sister, Joyce (Jim) Ayres, sister, Betty (William) Miller, sister, Paula (Duane) Benbow, and several nieces & nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Monday at 11:00 am with Bro. Jim Ayres officiating.
Interment will be in the Campground Cemetery.
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Nellie J. Smith

Nellie Jo Smith PrimaryOctober 20, 1935 – January 22, 2016

Nellie Jo Smith, 80, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Friday.

She was preceded in death by husband, James Thomas Smith.

Surviving are son, Joe Thomas Smith, son, Steve Smith, daughter in law, Alesia Smith, grandchildren, Steve Smith Jr, Laura Smith Curry, Jason Cole Smith, Sarah Lynn Smith, Jacob Thorsen Smith, Laramie Saxon, Stephen Saxon, and great granddaughter, Ava Kate Curry.

Visitation will be Saturday 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday at 1:00 PM with Chris Powell officiating.

Interment will be in the Moon Cemetery.

Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to the Owens Cross Roads United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 117, Owens Cross Roads, AL. 35763.

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Preston Talmadge “Bo” Watson IV

Decebo watsonmber 2, 1981 – January 15, 2016

Preston Talmadge “Bo” Watson IV, 34, of New Hope, passed away Friday.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Chloe Elizabeth Watson, grandfather, Bill Martin, grandmother, Dicie Martin, mother-in-law, Mildred Grider.

Surviving are wife, Amanda Grider Watson, son, Timothy Preston Watson, son, Johnathan Robert Watson, father, Preston Watson, mother, Janese Martin Watson, brother, David Watson, brother, Jamie Lewis, sister, Darla (Jeff) Hastings, sister, Daphne Watson, sister, Missy (Kenneth) Allen, several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Sunday 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Monday at 2:00 PM with Bro. Harold Kelly and Bro. Edwin Parks officiating.

Interment will be in the Hayden Cemetery.

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