Pamela A. Charleston
Ms. Pamela A. Charleston of Demopolis entered into eternal rest November 19, 2022, at Baptist Medical Center South, Montgomery. Graveside services will be held Friday, December 2, 2022, at noon from Gilfield Baptist Church Cemetery, Gallion. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 1, 2022, from 1-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.
Esmer L. Davis
TUSCALOOSA – Funeral Services for Esmer L. Davis were 11 a.m. Sunday, November 27, 2022, at Springfield U. M. C. The body lay in state 30 minutes before the service hour. Burial followed in Memory Hill Gardens, Tuscaloosa, with full military honors. Smith’s Mortuary, Boligee, directing. The management and staff at Smith’s Mortuary offer our heartfelt and sincere sympathy to the entire family.
Thomas (TC) Gaitor
Funeral services for Mr. Thomas (TC) Gaitor of Greensboro/Depot Community will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 1 p.m. in the Washington and Paige Mortuary Chapel with Minister Henry Brown officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Sarah Christian Cemetery, Hwy. 25 N., Greensboro. He will lie in state one hour prior to start of services. Public viewing will be held on Friday, December 2, 2022, from 1-5 p.m. at Washington and Paige Mortuary. Please remember to wear masks. Washington and Paige Mortuary, directing.
Michael Jerome Hill
Michael Jerome Hill was born on July 1, 1956, to the late Andrew Hill Sr. and the late Frances Garland Hill. He gave his life to Christ at an early age and joined Mt. Horeb Missionary Baptist Church in Newbern. Michael, affectionately known as “Mack” was educated in the Hale County School System and was a 1974 graduate of Sunshine High School. After graduating high school, he went on to further his education at Stillman College. Then later transferred to Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss., where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Michael was a beloved educator for over 30 years, serving in various school systems in Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia. Michael is also a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Michael had unwavering faith in God and was very well-versed in the Holy Bible. He was a member of Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church in Demopolis, Alabama where he served as a Sunday school teacher.
Michael was preceded in death by his mother and father, and eight siblings; Booker T. “Book” Washington, Leonard “Bat” Strother, Wyona “Moot” Rhone, Sam Hill, Andrew “June” Hill Jr., James “Sonny” Hill, Swarner Hill, and Bertha Hill.
Michael leaves to cherish his memories: two daughters, Kimberly (Darryle) Evans of Greensboro, and Alicia Francine Hill of Birmingham; one son Michael McQueen Hill of Birmingham; three granddaughters Zakiya and Mykayla Sample, and Indya Evans of Greensboro; former wife and friend Annie Griffin Hill; three sisters Sadie Lee of Glenmora, Louisiana, Polly (Earl) Woods of Irvington, and Shirley (Will) Jones of Birmingham; a niece/sister Frances (James) Witherspoon of Birming­ham; a nephew/brother Richard Hill of Uniontown; three sisters – in – law, Ella Strother of McCalla; Eula Hill of Newbern; Ernestine Hill of Harvey, Il­l.; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Michael J. Hill of Newbern were held on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at noon at 1st Baptist Church, Newbern. Burial followed in Curry Grove Cemetery located on Co. Rd. 39, Newbern. He lay in state prior to start of services. Public viewing was held on Friday, November 18, 2022, at Washington & Paige Mortuary.
Lula Hoskins
Funeral services for Ms. Lula Hoskins of Greensboro will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2022, at noon at Rising Star Baptist Church, Co. Rd. 19/Bates Mill Rd., Greensboro with Pastor Freddie Robertson officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Sarah Christian Cemetery, Hwy. 25 N., Greensboro. She will lie in state one hour prior to start of services. Public viewing will be held on Friday, December 2, 2022, from 1-5 p.m. at Washington and Paige Mortuary. Please remember to wear masks. Washington and Paige Mortuary, directing.
Robert Miller
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. Robert Miller, 82, of East Elmhurst, N. Y. on Sunday, November 13, 2022, at his residence. The graveside home going celebration was Wednesday, November 23, 2022, at noon in New Cemetery, 196 Valleyview Rd., Aliceville. Bro. Johnnie Hood was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing. Survivors are the Miller family.
Marjorie Ann Moore Reinecke
Marjorie Ann Moore Reinecke, 97, of Demopolis went to her eternal home on November 21, 2022. She was born in Perry County on September 11, 1925, to Adolphus Moore and Lottie Swann Moore. She was a secretary for the Demopolis City Schools.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Albert John Reinecke. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Reinecke Stuedeman (Ted); and her sons: A. J. Reinecke (Gail), Bill Reinecke (Pat), Dr. David Reinecke (Ann), Michael Reinecke (Joy), Chris Reinecke (Kati Johnson), and Mark Reinecke (Nika); 20 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Demopolis on Friday, November 25, 2022, with rosary following at the church at 6 p.m. Funeral service was on Saturday, November 26, 2022, at 10 a.m. at St. Leo’s Catholic Church with Father George officiating and Kirk Funeral Homes, Demopolis Chapel, directing. A graveside service followed at Riverside Cemetery in Demopolis.
Pallbearers were: A.J. Reinecke, Bill Reinecke, Dr. David Reinecke, Michael Reinecke, Chris Reinecke, Mark Reinecke, Ted Stuedeman, and Jimmy Lee. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Hospital Auxillary, Always Home Caregivers, and SALT program at United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial may be made to SALT program or Bryan Whitfield Auxillary.