Montroy Yarbrough

July 27, 1940 – September 6, 2016

Montroy Yarbrough, 76, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Tuesday.

He was preceded in death by son, Joey Lamar Yarbrough, parents, Lucian Raymond and Ermie West Yarbrough, brothers, Raymond Edward Yarbrough and James Lloyd Yarbrough, brothers-in-law, Ralph Wanner and Bobby Ray Page, and sister-in-law, Mary Yarbrough.

Surviving are wife, Gail Vose Yarbrough, son, Troy Glenn Yarbrough, son, Billy Jack Yarbrough, daughter, Anita Yarbrough (Greg) Gibbs, daughter-in-law, Stephanie Reed Yarbrough, grandchildren, Corey Yarbrough, Sumner Gibbs, Macy Gibbs, Reed Yarbrough, Jack Yarbrough, Ellis Yarbrough, and Alexandra Yarbrough, brother, William Howard Yarbrough, sisters, Frances Yarbrough Kidd, Flora Yarbrough Wanner, Emogene Yarbrough Page, Margie Yarbrough Klauk, and Carolyn Yarbrough Whitfield, numerous beloved nephews and nieces, sibling’s spouses, Minnie Yarbrough, Clovis Kidd, Martha Yarbrough, Darold Klauk and Joe Whitfield.

Visitation will be Saturday 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial service will follow at 11:00 AM with Laurel Ware officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donation to Clearview Cancer Institute of Huntsville or Huntsville Hospital.

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J.D. Hutchens

jd hutchens.pngJuly 30, 1938 – September 3, 2016

J.D. Hutchens, 78, of Owens Cross Roads, passed away Saturday.

J.D. was a local business owner. Before retiring, he served the community for 30 years. His body shop in Owens Cross Roads has been in business for more than 40 years.
He was preceded in death by mother, Gurtha Hutchens, father, Cleve Hutchens, and brother, J.C. Hutchens.
Surviving are daughter, Evie Martin, son, Jimmy Hutchens, granddaughters, Lily Whitaker and Rachel Hutchens, grandsons, Jimmy Kent, Jonathan Kent, and David Hutchens, brothers, J.W. Hutchens, Bobby Joe Hutchens, Billy Ray Hutchens, R.L. Hutchens and James Hutchens, sister, Linda Nash and several nieces & nephews.
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 Rev. Billy Taylor officiating.

Violet V. Marsh

violet marshJuly 22, 1931 – September 2, 2016

Violet V. Marsh, 85, of New Hope, passed away Friday.

She was preceded in death by husband, Junior Marsh, father, Fred Wolff, mother, Katie Wolff, brother, Richard Wolff, and sister, Shirley Wolff Bridger.

Surviving are daughter, Annette (Doug) Welch, daughter, Jeanette (Gene) Lentz, daughter, Missy (Jeff) Campbell, sisters, Lavida Brown and Virginia Spivey, brother, Don Wolff, grandchildren, Andy K. (Amy Jo) Harbin, William P. (Kristy) Harbin, Nathanial (Christa) Harbin, Junior (Mary Jo) Flippo, Nina (Tony) Galloway, Joseph (Charity) Flippo, Stephanie (Kenny) Campbell, and Jonie Campbell, 16 great grandchildren, special friends, and special angel, Kaci Mason.

Visitation will be Monday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday at 11:00 am with Rev. Doug Browner officiating.

Interment will be in the Neals Chapel Cemetery.

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Roland D. Roberts

roland robertsJanuary 5, 1934 – September 2, 2016

Roland Roberts born January 5, 1934 in Taft, Texas.  Died Huntsville, Alabama Sept 2, 2016.

Preceded in death by wife, Edith “Honey” Roberts, parents, Verne and Thelma Roberts.  Sisters Raudolyn Roberts, Wanda Baxter.

Survived by Sisters, Mary Eunice Bull, Sue Cody, Joyce Maxwell, Sybil Morgan (Douglas).  Close friend, Linda Hopewell.  Children, Rachel Corlew (Joe), Kevin Roberts, Kippie Roberts, Leigh Lakes (Peter).  Grandchildren, Joshua Corlew, Abby Hurt (John), Dansen Roberts, Heath Lakes, Meredith Lakes.  Great Grandchildren Stirling Hurt, Adair Hurt.

Roland Roberts died peacefully surrounded by loved ones on September 2nd, 2016 at the age of 83.  Roland’s childhood home was Taft, Texas.  He was a 1955 graduate of David Lipscomb College where he met his wife of 39 years, Edith (Honey).  He received his Masters Degree in Biblical Studies from Harding University.  He and his family made New Hope, Alabama their home in 1963 where lifelong friendships were made and treasured.  Roland taught school at Madison Academy and Owens Cross Roads Jr. High.  He was a Gospel Preacher (past 9 years at the Columbus City Church of Christ), and Journalist  for the Antique Gazette and Alabama Farmers’ Cooperative.

Visitation will be Tuesday 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel. Additional Visitation will be Wednesday 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Mayfair Church of Christ.  Services will follow at 11:00 AM at the church.

Interment will be in the Maple Hill Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers please make memorial donations in memory of Roland D. Roberts to your favorite charity.

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Mary Elizabeth Thompson

mary thompsonFebruary 28, 1949 – August 31, 2016

Mary Elizabeth Thompson, 67, of Owens Cross Roads passed away Wednesday.

She was preceded in death by husband, Gary D. Thompson, mother, Maggie Tuck, brother, Dude Tuck, brother, Tom Tuck.

Surviving are daughter, Jennifer Thompson, daughter, Ginger Thompson, grandchildren, Tyler (Morgan) Thompson, Brianna Conley, John Conley, David Bibby, and Blake Preston, sister, Katie Shelton, sister, Diane, sister, Lynn Marabito, 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 11:00 AM.

Interment will be in the Morris Cemetery.

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Dorothy Patterson Elkins

dorothy E elkinsApril 3, 1922 – September 1, 2016

Dorothy Patterson Elkins, 94, of Owens Cross Roads, died peacefully on Thursday, September 1, 2016.

Mrs. Elkins was preceded in death by her husband, James L. Elkins, father. They were blessed to spend 61 wonderful years together preceding Mr. Elkins moving to heaven in 2005.

She is survived by her son, Larrie Elkins (Bernice) of Owens Cross Roads, her daughters, Joyce Honea (Edward) of Owens Cross Roads, Gayle Dennis (Ron) of Owens Cross Roads, Mae Rose Cahela of Flintville, TN, Donna Mahone of Huntsville, and Laura Loeb (Mark) of Huntsville, two adoptive grandchildren, Joey Mahone (Theresa) of Fayetteville, TN and Dennis Mahone (Amy) of Owens Cross Roads, sister, Evelyn Hopkins and her brother, Ralph Patterson (Myra) both of Owens Cross Roads, she was blessed with 18 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, 16 great, great grandchildren and 2 great, great grands on the way, and a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws, and friends.

Visitation with the family will be Saturday 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at New Hope Funeral Home Chapel, Sunday at 3:00 PM with Kenny Treece officiating.

Interment will be in the Bethel Cemetery.

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Etta Sue Clark

sue clarkSeptember 15, 1938 – August 31, 2016

Sue Clark, 77, of Grant, passed away Wednesday.

She was preceded in death by husband, Emmett Ray Clark, son, Jimmy Ray Clark, daughter, Cindy Crider, mother, Myrtle McGehee, father, Hulett McGehee.

Surviving are son, Ronnie (Teresa) Clark, son, Dewayne Clark of Grant, daughter, Connie (Floyd) Holcomb, daughter, Sharon (Lanny) Lewis, daughter, Crystal Gail (Donovan) Geckles of Grant, 13 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation will be Friday 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at New Hope Funeral Home. Services will be held at Old Center Baptist Church, Saturday at 1:00 pm with Bro. Chris Sims, Bro. Rickey Hamilton, Bro. Frank Waldrop officiating.

Interment will be in the Kennamer Cemetery.

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