Eddie “Coonie/Papo” Harris
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. Eddie “Coonie/Papo” Harris, 65 of Aliceville, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at UAB Medical Center. Birmingham. The home going celebration was Saturday, July 24, 2021, at noon at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, 2463 Franconia Rd., Aliceville. Interment was in New Sarepta Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, 12990 Co, Rd. 60, Eutaw. Rev. Marcus Wright, pastor of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing. Survivors are the Harris and Taylor families.


Robert L. Harris
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announcess the passing of Mr. Robert L. Harris of Aliceville, Alabama on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Visitation will be Friday, July 30, 2021, from 3-5 p.m at Lavender’s Funeral Service. The graveside home going celebrationwill be Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 11 a.m. in Old Bethany Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, 4415 Vienna River Rd., Aliceville. Rev.Johnny James Corder is the Pastor of Old Bethany P. B. Church. Rev. Quinton Prude, pastor of Providence Baptist Church, Aliceville, will be the eulogist. FOR THE HEALTH & SAFETY OF EVERYONE, MASK WEARING IS REQUIRED. SEATING WILL BE LIMITED. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Harris family.


Michael O’Neal McCaa
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Sgt. Michael O’Neal McCaa, 58, of Northport, formerly of Aliceville, on Friday, July 16, 2021 at DCH Regional Medical Center, Tuscaloosa. Visitation was Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Lavender’s Funeral Service. The home going celebration was Friday, July 23, 2021, at noon at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, 2463 Franconia Rd., Alicevile. The body lay in state in the church one hour prior to the service. Interment and military honors were in Mt. Hebron Church Cemetery. Rev. Marcus Wright, pastor of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the McCaa family.


William “Chilly Willy” Steele
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. William “Chilly Willy” Steele, 55 of Tuscaloosa, on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at DCH Regional Medical Center, Tuscaloosa. Visitation was Saturday, July 24, 2021 p.m. at Lavender’s Funeral Service. The home going celebration was Sunday, July 25, 2021,at 2 p.m. at New Canaan Baptist Church, 1105 Wilson Rd., Aliceville. The body lay in state in the church one hour prior to the service. Interment was in Magnolia Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 9654 Hwy. 14, Aliceville. Rev. Quinton Prude, pastor of Providence Baptist Church, Aliceville, was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Steele family.


Maxine Sulser
Maxine Sulser, 84, of Tuscaloosa passed away on July 17, 2021 at Hospice of West Alabama. Graveside service was held at Oakwood Cemetery in Greensboro at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021. Rev. Royal Thomas, Rev. Steve Vernon, and Rev. William Snider officiated. Magnolia Chapel South directed.
She is preceded in death by: her husband Thomas e. Sulser, son; Thomas E. Sulser, Jr.; mother Lillian Mae Daniel; father Howard Glen Lambert; siblings Kenneth Lambert, Bill Lambert, and Clara Langford.
Survivors include: her daughters Juanita Harrison (Joe), Carolyn Thomas (Royal), Beverly Heartsill (David); nine grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, and one great granddaughter on the way.
Maxine was born in Uriah, Ala. She graduated from high school and went on to graduate from college in California. She met the love of her life upon returning to Alabama. They were married April 21, 1957. God blessed their marriage with three girls and one son. Most of her life she was a teacher at Stanton Christian School and her influence on their lives still lives on today. She loved to sew and cook. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were the joy of her life.
Pallbearers were: Chris Aultman, Stephen Harrison, Scott Harrison, Jeremy Atchison, Austin Tubbs, Morgan Jones, Eddie Thomas, John Heartsill, Brenton Haynie. Honorary pallbearers were: Dr. Scott Fulgham, Dr. Russell Ulrich, a special thanks to Hospice of West Alabama for their phenomenal care and service. The family will be accepting flowers or you can make donations to Hospice of West Alabama.


Deborah Denise Thomas
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mrs. Deborah Denise Thomas, 53, of Carrollton, on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC VISITATION. The graveside home going celebration will be Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Alicevile City Hall, 419 Memorial Parkway, Alicevile. The body of Mrs. Thomas will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in New Cemetery, 196 Valleyview Rd., Aliceville. FOR THE HEALTH & SAFETY OF EVERYONE, MASK WEARING IS REQUIRED & SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE OBSERVED. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Thomas family.


Kevin Tyre Wells
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. Kevin Tyre Wells, 31, of Fayetteville, N. C. at his residence on Monday, July 12, 2021. The home going celebration was Friday, July 23, 2021, at noon at Zion Valley Valley Missionary Baptist Church, 3555 Panola Pkwy. 34, Aliceville,. The body of Mr. Wells lay in state in the church one hour prior to the service. Interment was in Zion Valley Church Cemetery. Rev. Marvin Washington, Pastor of Zion Valley Missionary Baptist Church was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Wells family.