Judy Jo Delaune
Judy Jo Delaune, 65, of Fosters, passed away May 11, 2019 at DCH Regional Medical Center. Services were 10 a.m. Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Sunset Funeral Home.
Survivors include her husband, Marvin Lewis Robinson; son, James Weiley (Mindy); brothers, Paul Jackson and John Carl; and grandchildren, Makayla Weiley and Caden Rouynea.
She was a long-standing employee of Hunt Refinery. She was a loving wife and mother. She will be greatly missed by all that knew her.
Arrangements handled by Sunset Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider.
Lewis Albert Shirley, III
Lewis Albert Shirley, III, 67, of Northport, passed into his Heavenly home on May 12, 2019. Celebration of Life was 11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Unity Baptist Church, 6622 Unity Rd., Tuscaloosa, AL 35401.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis Albert Shirley, Jr. and Gertrude Simpson Shirley; and sister, Jane Shirley Olson.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Appleby Shirley; daughters, Jennifer Moore (James) and Mary Beth Stephens (David); son, Lewis Albert Shirley, IV; sister, Susan Shirley Smith (William); grandchildren, McKenna and Abigail Moore, Jordan and Faith Stephens.
A longtime resident of Northport, Lewis leaves behind a legacy of service, family and love. He served for many years with Gideons International, The Lions Club and was an active volunteer of the alumni association at Marion Military Institute. Although always working hard at Weatherford Printing Company, the family business, “Pop” took every opportunity to show his support of family. He modeled love and commitment through the example of his 48 year marriage to Shirley. Lewis leaves behind a lifetime of memories and stories to temper our grief.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Heart Association or charity of one’s choice.
Joyce Collins Orr
Joyce Collins Orr, 82, of Tuscaloosa, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Hospice of West Alabama. Graveside services and burial were held Friday, May 17, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park. Dolan Davis officiated with Tuscaloosa Memorial Park and Chapel directing.
Joyce is preceded in death by her husband, Horace Orr; father, J. A. Collins; mother, Martha Jane Collins; son, John Mark Orr; and brother, James Edward “Jim” Collins.
She is survived by her daughters, Darla O. Moore (Ed), of Moundville, and Brenda O. Guy (Larry) of Tuscaloosa; son, Tracy Orr (Lynda) of Tuscaloosa; grandchildren, Amanda Moore Swick (Tibbs), Wesley Orr (Casi), Meagan Moore, Allison Moore Davis (Cody), Ashley Orr Gibbs (Joe), Emily Ann Guy and Taylor Guy Kelly (Cameron); great-grandchildren, Preston Brooks Swick, Grady James Swick, Samuel Tibbs Swick, Franklin Eli Davis, Ivan Wesley Johnson and Josie Jane Davis.
Joyce was a nurse for 40 years and enjoyed taking care of others. Her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren were her life. She also loved working in her yard, crocheting and sewing.
Honorary pallbearers were Hamrick Highlands (Greg and Susan Hamrick), Hospice of West Alabama, Donna Pruitt, and close friends and family. In lieu of flowers, make donations to Hospice of West Alabama.