Robert Michael Eagan

robert-eaganFebruary 9, 1949 – September 28, 2016

Robert Michael Eagan, 67, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Wednesday.

He was a US Army veteran of the Vietnam War and retired after 20+ years of service. He also worked on the Hawk Missile System and he was a loving caring husband, father, and grandfather.

He was preceded in death by mother, Irene Page, and daughter, Robin Staten.

Surviving are wife, Marilyn A. Eagan, children, Steve (Jeanne) Eagan, Jodi (Timmy) Atchley, Bobbie (Michael) Buck, David (Sherri) Eagan, Katie Eagan, Madison Eagan, Donald Eagan, Michael Eagan, Mary Eagan, John Eagan, and Bobby Eagan, 18 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, sister, Kathy Jones, brothers, David Page, and Charles Page, and several nieces & nephews.

Visitation will be Saturday 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will follow at 12:00 pm at the chapel with Rev. Micheal Carpenter officiating.

Patricia L. Ponder

pat-ponderFebruary 4, 1946 – September 24, 2016

Patricia L. Ponder, 70, of New Hope, passed away Saturday.

She was preceded in death by father, Arlin Franklin Peppers, mother, Marion Christine Burton, husband, Jerry Ponder, brother, Arlin Wayne Peppers, sister, Janice Thomas, brother, Michael Peppers.

Surviving are son, Jerry (Jana) Ponder, son, Tommy (Brooke) Ponder, son, Brian (Jennifer) Ponder, daughter, Kristie (Kevin) Ponder-Battles, son, Chris (Denise) Ponder, son, Jody Ponder, sister-in-law, Rhonda Peppers, brother, David (Elizabeth) Hendrix, brother, Dennis (Monica) Peppers, brother, Jimmy (Laura) Peppers, brother, Larry (Tina) Peppers, sister, Terri Blackmon, sister-in-law, Carol Peppers, sister, Cindy (Jimmy) Brandon, sister, Lisa Pruitt.

Visitation will be Saturday 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM at Goodyear Heights Baptist Church. Services will follow at 2:00 pm with Jerry Ponder officiating.

Amber Lynn Perry

amber-perrySeptember 22, 1984 – September 22, 2016

Amber Lynn Perry, 32, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Thursday.

She attended New Hope High School and was a long time resident of New Hope and Owens Cross Roads.

Surviving are mother, Tenessa Hook, father, Troy Hook, husband, Robert A. Perry of Owens Cross Roads, AL, son, Jesse Samuel Perry, sister, Brittany (Chris Thomas) Hook, sister, Debra Underwood, brother, Justin (Tonya) Johnson, nieces & nephews, Theresa, Toni, Jaylan, Jace, Brayden, and Jackson, father-in-law and mother-in-law, Connie and Sarah Perry, aunts, Diane Clark, Debbie Garcia, Donna Sparks, uncle, Finis Johnson, special family members, Cheryl, Brittiany, Tiffiany, Tindall and many more special friends.

Visitation will be Saturday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday at 11:00 AM.

Interment will be in the Green Valley Cemetery.

Curtis K. Golden

bridge - primary imageMay 24, 1947 – September 21, 2016

Curtis K. Golden, 69, of New Hope, passed away Wednesday.

He was preceded in death by father, Curt Golden, mother, Doris Golden, wife, Sally Golden.

Surviving are son, Paul Golden, brother, Lyman Golden, brother, Danny Golden, niece, Doris Sample, niece, Marsha Faircloth, nephew, Mark Golden, nephew, Tracy Spears.

No services are planned at this time.

Darrell W. Hall

darrell-hallAugust 12, 1946 – September 21, 2016

Darrell W. Hall, Sr., 70, of New Hope, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

He was born August 12, 1946, in New Castle, Indiana, to Ralph and Pauline Hall. A Vietnam veteran, he resided in Indiana until his retirement from Daimler Chrysler in 2001 after 33.5 years.

After retirement, Darrell moved to New Hope, Alabama, where he enjoyed spending time with family and friends, fishing, golfing, mowing his lawn, and tinkering in his garage.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia “Geni” Hall of New Hope, son, Darrell (Shonda) Hall, Jr., daughter, Heather Hall, daughter, Jesi (Bill) Bullington, son, Shane (Kristi) Hubbard, grandchildren, Branden, Brin, Anthony, Elijah, Jacob, Caleb, Kara, Sophia, and Josiah, great grandson, Rhett, and numerous beloved family members and friends.

Visitation will be Sunday 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial service will follow at 2:30 PM.

Melissa Murphree

melissa-murpheeDecember 27, 1973 – September 19, 2016

Melissa Murphree, 42, of Huntsville, passed away Monday.

She was preceded in death by grandmother, Alta Artis and grandfather, John Thomas Artis.

Surviving are mother, Nancy Jean Morrison, daughter, Brittany Murphree, sister, Jamie Morrison-Tidwell, sister, Stephanie Morrison, and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Visitation will be Wednesday 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at New Hope Funeral Home. Service will follow 3:00 pm at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel with Thomas Murphree officiating.

Mildred S. Chaffin

mildred-chaffinAugust 21, 1934 – September 16, 2016

Mildred S. Chaffin, 82, of New Hope, passed away Friday.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. Chaffin; father, Jonah Stiltner; mother, Virginia Stiltner; daughter, Helen Chaffin; six siblings; and grandsons Chuck Wilson and David Chaffin.
Surviving are son, Butch (Jane) Chaffin; daughters Carol (Jim) Haywood, Wanda Chaffin, Beth (Randy) Pecaut, Terri Martin; brother, Lee Stiltner; grandchildren, Amy Wilson, Curtis Haywood, Brian (Heather) Chaffin, David Haywood, Amanda (Daniel) Elliott, Sara (Aaron) Rauch, Stacey (Kevin) Patterson; 15 great-grandchildren, and a host of beloved nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Monday at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Eldridge Criscoe officiating.
Interment will be at Walker Cemetery.