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Area Obituaries

Obituaries — Oct. 20th issue

SUZANNE BUNCH Suzanne Coffey Bunch, 55, of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, Oct.13, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. Along with spending time with family and friends, she loved gardening, traveling, quilting, hiking, and enjoying the beauty of nature that God gave us. Suzanne dedicated her life to the Lord over 40 years ago and…

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Obituaries — Oct. 13 issue

RONNIE BLEVINS 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…

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Obituaries — Oct. 6 issue

NEAL AVANS Arnold Neal Avans, age 58, of Higdon, Ala., passed away Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. He enjoyed country music and was an Alabama football fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dalla Fred Avans and Sue Cloud Robinson; brother, Timothy Avans. Survivors include his aunts, Mary E. Higdon, Alladine Pruitt, Jean Talley,…

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Obituaries — Sept. 29 issue

VIVIAN BLEVINS Vivian Mae Blevins, infant daughter of Hali Mae Gilbert and Chase Christopher Blevins of Hammondville, Ala., passed away Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. Though only here for nine days, Vivian was very strong and very loved. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Lane Blevins. Funeral services will be Thursday,…

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Obituaries — Sept. 22 issue

BEN BAKER Benjamin “Ben” Franklin Baker, “Gramps,” 73, of Rising Fawn, passed away Friday, Sept. 17, 2021. He was born in Trion, on Feb. 12, 1948 to the late Hazel Willingham and Alford Seaborn Baker. Ben was a loving husband, father, and grandfather that enjoyed boating, traveling, hunting, fishing, golf, and football. He was of…

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Obituaries — July 3-Sept. 12, 2021

TAMMY BATEY Tammy Vuanita Batey, 59, of Valley Head, Ala., passed away Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her father, Ed Batey and sister Donna. Survivors include her daughter, Kendra (Ashton) Woods; son, Lebron (Noelle) Batey; granddaughters, Ryleigh Woods, Lillian and Leah Batey; grandsons,…

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Obituaries — Aug. 30-Sept. 2, 2021

DEBORAH LeCROY Deborah Crocker LeCroy, 65, of Chattanooga, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021. She loved puzzle books, soap operas, and her fur baby Ginger. Deborah was a member of Hill Crest Baptist Church in East Lake where she shared her love of gospel music as pianist. She was preceded in death by her…

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Obituaries — Aug. 23-29, 2021

MICHAEL CUZZORT Michael Matthew Cuzzort, 54, of Trenton, passed away Friday, Aug.  27, 2021. He was a graduate of Northwest Georgia High School, class of 1985 and was employed at Ingles in Trenton. He was preceded in death by this father, Richard Wayne Cuzzort, mother, Paulette Limbaugh Cuzzort, and step-mother, Linda Sue Cuzzort. Survivors include…

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Obituaries — Aug. 16-21, 2021

JOSHUA ATCHLEY Joshua Bronson Atchley, 48, of Trenton, passed away on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021. Josh retired from Covenant Transport after 15 years as a dispatcher. Josh enjoyed watching Alabama football, fishing, and throwing darts. Josh also enjoyed spending time with his daughters, which he loved dearly, he was looking forward to meeting his first…

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Obituaries — July 17, Aug. 13-14, 2021

CLEO BLEVINS Cleo Blevins, 82, of Flat Rock, Ala., passed away Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021. She was a loving sister and aunt. She retired from AT&T after 42 years of service and then operated the Cabbage Bowl Restaurant in Ider, Ala., with her sister, Betty Jo, for over 15 years. She was preceded in death…

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