Betty Green Wesley, 86, passed away peacefully Friday, March 27, 2020. A graveside service by invitation (because of Covid-19 restrictions) was held Monday, March 30, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from Sandfield Cemetery with Rev. David Stewart officiating and Gray Funeral Home directing.

Ms. Savannah Ivory passed on March 25, 2020. A graveside funeral service will be held on April 4, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. at Great Hope AME church in the Great Hope community with Rev. Joann Sumbry officiating.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Carter Funeral Home announced the passing of Ms. Elaine Elizabeth Taylor (“Niecey”) of Union Springs, Alabama on February 28, 2020.

Joel Beasley Griswold, resident of Lake Martin, died Tuesday, March 10, 2020 after a short illness.

Fred Rowan of Winchester, Virginia passed peacefully on March 10, 2020 at the age of eighty with his wife, Bernice Taylor Rowan of nearly forty years by his side.

Glenda Sue Griswell May died Friday, March 20, 2020 at age 76 at Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, AL.

Joseph Raoul Rutland, 81, a resident of Mitchell Station, passed away at his home on Saturday, March 14, 2020. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 16, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gene Nelson officiating. There will be a private burial in Three Notch C…

Mary Evans Richards, 82, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

Jimmy Ray Duncan, 74, a lifelong resident of Union Springs, AL, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020.

Haygood Wayne Hubbard, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the age of 82.

Mr. Fred Lee Motley, Sr. funeral services will be held from the sanctuary of First Missionary Baptist Church, 106 Holcomb Avenue East, Union Springs, Alabama, on Saturday, March 7, 2020 commencing at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Gary Lewis officiating.

Sara Chapman Bean, 85, died at her home February 17, 2020. The funeral was held Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, 2:00 p.m., at Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gene Bridgman and Rev. David Stewart officiating.

Florence Griswold Evans, 103, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. A funeral was held Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, 3:00 p.m., from Hopewell Methodist Church with Rev. Pat McWhorter officiating. Burial followed in the family cemetery at Shopton with Gray Funeral Home directing. A visitation was held …

Allison V. “Blue” Barnett, 93, a resident of Fitzpatrick, AL, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020. The family received friends at University Church of Christ, 5315 Atlanta Hwy., Montgomery, AL on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at …

Mildred Jane Stinson “Janie” Finlayson, 90, a resident of Smuteye, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at her home. Funeral services were held Saturday, February 8, 2020 from Indian Creek Baptist Church at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. J. C. Turner and Rev. Wiley McWhorter officiating.

Ruby Frances Arrington Fowler, 85, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Monday, January 27, 2020.

Henry L. Murray passed in Miami, Florida surrounded by his wife and children.

Ida May Kirkland Collins, 86, a resident of Palm Harbor, FL and formerly of Tabb, VA, passed away peacefully at home with loved ones by her side on Friday, January 17, 2020.

Mr. Kissimmee King, Jr., 48, of Phenix City, AL passed Saturday, January 11, 2020 in Columbus, GA.

Archie C. Mote, Sr., 89, a resident of Roba, passed away in his sleep on Monday, January 13, 2020. Funeral services will be held Friday, January 17, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. from First Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Cannon officiating and eulogy by Chris Mote.

Mrs. Jacquelyn Lampley, age 64, of Columbus, Ga., formerly of Union Springs, Alabama, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020.

Margaret Pauline "Peggy" Webb Waller, 86, a resident of Shopton Community, passed away at her home Sunday, December 29, 2019. Funeral services were held Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Larry Layne and Rev. Danny Shadix officiating.

Janet Susan "Kinnie" Wilkerson, age 57 of Ariton passed away Thursday, January 2, 2019 in Montgomery.

Velma Turman, 84, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Sunday, December 15, 2019. A memorial service will be held Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from Eastside Baptist Church with Rev. Gene Bridgman officiating and Gray Funeral Home directing.

Vera Vance Wadsworth left this life on December 12, 2019, after an extended illness. She was 86 years old.

James M “Red” Austin, age 72, a resident of the Corinth community, died Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Troy Regional Medical Center.

Merle Braswell Guthrie, age 88, passed away Dec. 7, 2019. Funeral service was held Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019 from Mt. Hilliard Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Pat McWhorter officiating.

David R. Jordan, 56, a resident of Union Springs, passed away Friday, November 29, 2019.

With humble respect, the Staff of Carter Funeral Home announces the transition of Mrs. Shirley Elinda Coleman, 67, of Union Springs, Alabama.

A beautiful spirit has found eternal rest...... Carter Funeral Home respectfully announces the transition of Mrs. Mary Helen May, 82, of Fitzpatrick, Alabama on November 12, 2019.

Sandra Geneva Jackson, 54, a resident of Union Springs, AL, passed away on November 14, 2019.

Carter Funeral Home respectfully announces the transition of Deacon George Parham, Jr., 64, of Midway, Alabama on November 12, 2019. Deacon Parham an honorably discharged retiree of the United States Army was also a retired officer of the Barbour County Sheriff's Department.

A soldier's final salute...Honoring the life of Deacon George Woodfaulk, 102 of Union Springs, Alabamab on Monday, October 28, 2019, Bullock County's Oldest WW II Veteran peacefully transitioned into eternity at his residence on Woodfaulk Road.

Carter Funeral Home announces the transition of Ms. Betty Ann Oliver, 62, of Union Springs, Alabama on October 23, 2019 at her residence.

Carter Funeral Home is humbled to announce the transition of Mr. Eric "Big Moose" Freeman, 58, of Union Springs, Alabama on Sunday, October 27, 2019.

The brief earthly tenure of Infant Khaza Amir Scott occurred November 4, 2019 in Columbus, GA.

Carter Funeral Home is humbled to announce the transition of Ms. Naomi Burney, 92, on November 2, 2019 in Troy, Alabama.

Carter Funeral Home is humbled to announce the transition of Ms. Lakitsha Teresa Williams-Robinson, 43, on October 26, 2019 in Marietta, Georgia.

Leonard Milton Hall, 80, a resident of Union Springs, Alabama, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019. A graveside service was held Friday, November 8, 2019, 3:00 p.m., from Perpetual Care Cemetery with Dr. Bill Cannon officiating.

Lieutenant Colonel Sidney Benjamin Grimes, USMC (Ret.), 80, a resident of Smuteye Community, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Carter Funeral Home announces the transition of Ms. Q.V. Scott, 78, of Union Springs, Alabama on October 23, 2019. The Celebration of Life Service was held Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. from the sanctuary of the Old Sardis Missionary Baptist Church.

Mr. Arthur James “Bubba” Tellis was born on August 4, 1938 to the late Annie Climmie Tellis and the late Fess Baskin in Bullock County, Alabama.

Christopher Baldwin Seymour, age 68, passed away on October 24th, 2019. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at Taylorville Baptist Church, with Bro. Rick Mitchell, Bro. Ron Martin and Bro. Randy Pate officiating, with visitation at 10:00 a.m.

Carter Funeral Home announces the transition of Mrs. Towanna Helena Mitchell Jackson, 70, of Union Springs, Alabama on Friday, October 11, 2019.

Louise Merritt Key, 84, went to be with her Lord on October 20, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. from Gray Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Floyd officiating.

Charles L. "Bud" Cook, 73, a resident of Almeria Community, passed away at his home Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

A memorial service for Frank Perkins Hixon will be held Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Perote Cemetery at 3:30 p.m. A reception will be held at the home of Sara Hixon following the service.

Freddie Lewis Pickett of Shopton died Saturday, October 12, 2019.

Willie Corene Redmond died October 13, 2019. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 17, 2019, 2:00 p.m., from Evergreen Baptist Church with Rev. Ronald Earles officiating.

Clinton Ray Mason, Sr., a resident of Union Springs, AL, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at his home.