James W. Coleman, Sr.
James W. Coleman, Sr., 83, of Sawyerville, passed away on Thursday, November 21, 2019, at his home. A memorial celebration “Remembering” the late James W. Coleman, Sr. was at 1 p.m. Friday, November 29, 2019, at Higher Ground Center, 177 Higher Ground Dr., Sawyerville. In lieu of flowers, the family requests all donations to be donated to Hale County Training School “Class of 1953,” Scholarship Fund, 2406 Faunsdale Road, Greensboro, Alabama 36744.
Robert C. Lee
Robert C. Lee, 79, of Greensboro, passed away November 21, 2019 at Colonial Haven Health & Rehab. Services were noon Saturday, November 30, 2019, at Bible Way True Holiness Church. Burial followed in Lee Cemetery. Wills’ Funeral Service directed. Visitation was Friday, November 29, 2019, at the funeral home. The body lay in state one hour prior to services at the church.
Peggy Parker Ray
Peggy Parker Ray, 74, of Moundville, died Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at Hospice of West Alabama. Funeral services were held at Magnolia Chapel South Funeral Home on Friday, November 29, 2019 at 3 p.m. Rev. Herman Parker, Rev. Brian Hinton, and Caleb Ellis officiated. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery in Moundville. Visitation was prior to service time.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Donald Ray of Moundville; sister, Elaine Hinton of Northport; and parents, Thomas W. and Nina Lee Parker of Big Sandy.
Survivors include her daughters, Donna Krepp (David) of Tuscaloosa, Dana Rogers (Mike) of Northport and Debra Neill (Eric) of Moundville; sister, JoAnn Hinton (George) of Big Sandy; brother, Rev. Herman Parker (Fay) of Breman, Georgia; and her grandsons, Joey Rogers and Parker Neill, whom she loved dearly. She also has a host of special nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were nephews and great nephews. Honorary pallbearers were Peggy Camp, Rita Spiller, Amanda Morrison, Mary Ann Jones, Addie Kipp, staff at Moundville Health & Rehab, staff of Hospice of West Alabama, staff of Encompass Home Health, Dr. Larry Skelton, Dr. Dirk Berry, physicians at the Manderson Cancer Center and staff of DCH Tuscaloosa MICU. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the National Kidney Foundation 270 Peachtree Street #1040, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, Manderson Cancer Center 809 University Blvd. East Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 or Hospice of West Alabama 3851 Loop Road Tuscaloosa, AL 35404.