Obits for 2/18
Mrs. Dora Dykes
Mrs. Dora Dykes, 60, of Coatopa died February 9, 2004 at Greater Southeast Hospital, Washington, D.C. Funeral Services were held Sunday, Feb. 15, 2004 at 2:00PM at Oak Grove Baptist Church, Coatopa, AL. Rev. John Sanders officiatied. Interment followed in the adjoining cemetery.
Mr. Dykes is survived by her mother, Alice Dykes of Coatopa; son, Anthony (Carmen) Dykes, Huntsville,AL; two grandchildren; six sisters: Vinnie (Jessie) Wilson, and Sarah Brown, Birmingham, AL; Hannah (Willie) Harville, Fairfield, AL, Louisa A. Ofei, Gaithersburg, MD, Josephine Staton, Germantown, MD,
Jerry (George) Hale, Coatopa, AL; three brothers, Steven (Mary) Smith, Birmingham, AL, Howard (Arana) Dykes, Jr.&David Dykes, Jamaica, NY; two uncles, Booker Dykes, Coatopa, AL, and Green Williams, Sandusky, OH; three aunts, and a host of other friends and relatives.
Mr. Rhoulac Scott, Sr.
Mr. Rhoulac Scott, Sr., 68, of Birmingham died February 11, 2004 in Jefferson. Mr. Scott is a native of Jefferson. Funeral services were held Feb.17, 2004 at 1:00 at the Larkin&Scott Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Edmond Charleston officiating. Internment in Scott Memorial Cemetery in Jefferson, AL. Larkin&Scott Funeral Directors of Demopolis entrusted with the arrangements.
Survivors include: four children: Cleaster Robertson, Chicago, IL, Diane Scott Wesley, Michelle Scott, and Rhoulac Scott, Jr. of Cleveland,OH; Two sisters, Weltha Dickerson, Grand Island, NY&Earsie (Hubert Sr.) Robinson, Syracuse, NY Three brothers, Charlie (Ann) Scott, Jr., Cleveland, OH, Willis (Hannah) Scott, Demopolis, AL
and Elliot Scott, Jefferson, AL; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other friends and relatives.
Mrs. Roberta Jones
Mrs. Roberta Jones, 66, of Demopolis, Alabama died February 11, 2004 in Specialty Hospital in Meridian, MS. Funeral Services will be held Thursday February 19, 2004 at 1:00 PM at the Greater New Hope Baptist Church in Demopolis, AL with the Rev. Mitchell Congress officiating. He body will lie in state at the church
Thursday, beginning at 12:00 noon. Survivors include four children; Gregory Jones, Patricia (Tommy) Paige, Dexter (Patricia) Jones&Katrina Jones all of Demopolis, AL; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Alberta Lewis, of Demopolis, AL and Eliza (don) Darby of Jesup,GA; one brother, Frank
(Catherine) Greene, Birmingham, AL five sisters-in-law, five brothers-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews, and other friends and relatives.
Rev. Robert Davis
Rev. Robert Davis, 64,
of Columbus, OH died February 12, 2004 in Columbus, OH.
Rev. Davis is a native of Boligee. The funeral Services will be held Saturday, February, 21, 2004 at 1:00 PM at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Forkland, AL. Rev. William Branch will officiate. Interment will follow in the adjoining cemetery. Family hour will be held Friday night from 7-8PM at the funeral home chapel. Larkin&Scott Funeral Directors are entrusted with the arrangements.