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Obituaries — Oct. 13 issue


Ronnie Milton Blevins,age 75, of Rising Fawn, died Friday afternoon. He was retired from Sherman Reilly Company of Chattanooga, Tenn., where he worked as a machinist. He was a member of the Machinist Local 1458 and attended Calvary Baptist Church in Trenton.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph M. and Edna Adkins Blevins.

Survivors include his wife, Glenda Tipton Blevins, Rising Fawn; sister, Patsy Blevins Brown, Rainsville, Ala.; brother, Tommy (Laura) Blevins, Rising Fawn; nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Oct. 12 in the chapel of Ryan Funeral Home with Rev. Dean Sims and Rev. Tim Renshaw officiating. Interment was in Lake Hills Memorial Gardens.

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Arrangements by Ryan Funeral Home and Crematory, Trenton.



Stan Eugene Carson, age 50, of Valley Head, Ala., born May 31, 1971, passed away, Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.

He loved hunting, fishing and Alabama Football, he also liked wood working and playing with his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Myrick; sister, Crystal Gregory and brother, Michael Williams, Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy Carson, Valley Head, Ala.; son, Stanford (Tiffany) Carson, Jr., Rainsville, Ala.; daughters, Amanda (Colton) Ditmore, Valley Head, Ala., Amber (Jeremy) Hart, Valley Head, Ala.; grandchildren, Kensleigh and baby Ditmore, Madison and Matthew Carson and Kai Ballenger, Javien Hart; dad, Doug Carson, Henegar, Ala.; sisters, Sharon (Chris) Williams, Lafayette, Tonya (Gene) Ellis, Rainsville, Ala.; brothers, Dennis Carson, Fort Payne, Ala., Mike (Ginger) Carson, Dutton, Ala., and Tim (Tracy) Carson, Trenton.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Oct. 12 in the Trenton chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother David Brown officiating. Burial was in Headsprings Cemetery.

Dustin Bowes, Steven Gregory, Tyler Gregory, Corey Ellis, Noah Davis and Nathaniel Foshee served as pallbearers.

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Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton.



Becky Summerford, 41, of Trenton, passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2021.

She was a lifelong resident of Dade County, member of Trenton First Baptist Church and a graduate of Dade County High school.

In her life, Becky loved and showed compassion for anyone that crossed her path and she never spoke of anyone else in an unkind way. The Lord gifted her with a forgiving heart and a passion for praying for the sick and needy if she did not have the means to help them. Her family and friends will remember her smiling face, uplifting attitude when they were down and her listening ears.

Survivors include her mom and step–dad, Pam and Jesse Hurd; dad and step–mother, Daniel and Fabi Summerford of Fyffe, Ala.; brother, Shawn Hurd; sisters, Stacy (Harold) Daniels of Trenton, Michelle (Jon) Bethune of Fyffe, Ala., and Gina (Daniel) Valencia of Fyffe, Ala.; step-brothers, Travis (Chasity) Hurd and Troy (Zohreah) Hurd of Crossville, Tenn.; nephews, Tyler, Nic (Robyn), Zac (Graycee), Tanner and Talon; niece, Abigail; cousins, aunts, and uncles.

Graveside services were Friday, Oct. 8 at Lake Hills Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements by Ryan Funeral Home and Crematory, Trenton.


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