Obituaries for Thursday, Sept. 26, 2002
PHILADELPHIA Services for Archie Goldman will be held today at 2 p.m. at Old Mars Hill Church in Winston County with the Rev. Don Womble officiating. Burial will be in Mars Hill Cemetery. McClain-Hays Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Goldman, 74, of Philadelphia, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2002, in his home. He was born in Neshoba County and made his home in the Mars Hill Community of Winston County most of his life. He was a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and brotherhood director for several years.
Survivors include his wife, Juanita Goldman of Philadelphia; a daughter, Kathy Womble and her husband, Charlie, of Louisville; grandsons, Steven Womble of Noxapater and Brandon Womble of Louisville; great-grandsons, Dalton Womble, Dillon Womble and Brice Womble, all of Noxapater; sisters, Mavis Addkison of Louisville, Waudine Nowell of McCool and Marie Myers of Noxapater.
He was preceded in death by a son, Ferlon Goldman.
Pallbearers will be Brandon Womble, Steven Womble, Randall Goldman, Ronald Nowell, Billy Burkes, Wendell Manning, Derek Wyatt and Clarence Goodin.
RUBY GIBSON KUFEL
QUITMAN Services for Ruby Gibson Kufel will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Wright's Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Cauthern officiating. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Mrs. Kufel, 85, of Quitman, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2002, at McNeil Personal Care Center in Enterprise. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her husband, Carlis Kufel of Quitman; a son, Larry Jimerson of Butler, Ala.; daughters, Wanda Kufel Murray and Lena Kufel Overby, both of Enterprise; five brothers, Curtis Gibson and Gus Gibson, both of Anniston, Ala., Robert Gibson of York, Ala., Jarrell Gibson of Orange Beach, Ala., and Jamie Gibson of Butler; a sister, Beatrice Tindle of Butler, Ala.; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Dustin Murray, Jay Jimerson, David Overby, Brent Overby, Shane Jimerson and Larry Murray.
Visitation will be today beginning at 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
SADIE A. MOORE
BUTLER, Ala. Services for Sadie A. "Snooks" Moore will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Bumpers Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Russell Wray officiating. Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mrs. Moore, 78, of Butler, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2002, in Butler.
Survivors include her son, Cecil E. Moore Jr. of Fitzpatrick, Ala.; daughters, Faye Nettles of Butler and Sherry Vasser of Selma, Ala.; a sister, Alice Edwards of Butler; a brother, Buddy Edwards of Bana, Texas; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Friday one hour prior to service at the funeral home.
LOTTIE LUCILLE HILL
PHILADELPHIA Services for Lottie Lucille Hill will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at McClain-Hays Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Charles Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Neshoba County.
Mrs. Hill, 92, of Las Vegas, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2002, at Valley Hospital in Las Vegas.
Survivors include her sons, George C. Hill of Las Vegas, Robert L. Hill of Grass Valley, Calif., and William L. Hill of Chico, Calif.; sisters, Mabel Alford of Atlanta and Laura Goodin of Noxapater; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Visitation will be Friday beginning at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.
JOSEPH RAY BRANTLEY
Graveside services for Joseph Ray Brantley will be held Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Magnolia Cemetery with Chaplain David Allen officiating. Barham Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Brantley, 84, of Middleburg, Fla., died Monday, Sept. 23, 2002, in his home. He enlisted in the Last Horse Calvary at Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga., and served more than 30 years in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as lieutenant colonel. He received the bronze star. Mr. Brantley retired 1964 and lived in Meridian for more than 37 years.
Survivors include his wife, Dean Brantley of Meridian; daughters, Frankie Davis and her husband, Harold, of Jacksonville, Fla., and Beverly Cunningham of Meridian; four grandchildren, Brant Cunningham, Kyle Cunningham, Christy Fraga and LeeAnn Vital; and two great-grandchildren, Christian Fraga and Amber Vital.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Edna Faucette Brantley.