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Obits for 4-7

Wyvonna C. Hendrix

Tuscaloosa, AL

Wyvonna C. Hendrix, 80, Tuscaloosa died Sunday, April 4, 2004 at DCH Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 3:30 PM at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park with Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing. Mrs. Hendrix is survived by her husband Douglas Hendrix and two sons, Barry Hendrix, Demopolis, and Brian Hendrix.

Mildred Rhodes Thigpen

Greensboro, AL

Mildred Rhodes Thigpen, 89, Greensboro, AL died Wednesday, March 31, 2004 at her residence. Funeral services were held Friday, April 2, 2004 at the Antioch Baptist Church with interment immediately following in the church cemetery. The

Revs. Arthur Thomas and Shannen Allen officiated. She is survived by her daughter Shelia Thigpen (T.C.) Herndon, Greensboro, AL; granddaughter, Debbie (Charles) Tiller, Tuscaloosa, AL; and 2 great-grandchildren, Elizabeth and Eric Tiller, both of Tuscaloosa, AL.

Pallbearers include Thomas R. Rhodes, Joe McDaniel, Warner Thigpen, Charles Thomas, David Rudhart, Otha Wyatt. Honorary Pallbearers include Deb Hamilton, Belinda Stewart, Carol Seale, Dr. William Hill, Dr. Larry Skelton, Greg Hamrick, Betty Kirk, Pam Barnette, Minnie Coates, and the Adult Sunday School Class of the Antioch Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kirk Funeral Directors of Greensboro.

Thomas Edward (Skip) Coleman, Jr.

Millbrook, AL

Thomas Edward (Skip) Coleman, Jr., 38, Millbrook, AL died Sunday, April 4, 2004 at his residence. Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at the Marion Cemetery, with Kirk Funeral Homes Marion Chapel directing. He is survived by his mother, Ms. Ellen Griffin Linnville, Marion, Al; father, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Coleman, Sr., Marion, AL; Maternal Grandmother, Mable G. Lee, Marion, AL; Paternal Grandmother, Dora B. Coleman, Marion, AL; 2 daughters, Kimberly Irish Coleman and Erica Nicole Coleman, both of Pine Level, AL; a sister, Kimberly Susan Coleman (Joseph) White, Viena, GA; 2 step-brothers Carl Middlebrooks, Marion, AL and Steve Middlebrooks, Selma, AL. He is preceded in death by his Maternal Grandfathers Marvin Lee Griffin, Sr. and William Ed Lee, Paternal Grandfathers Gordon Coleman and Uncle Marvin Lee Griffin, Jr.

Willie Merle Frazier

Uniontown

Willie Merle Frazier, 89, Uniontown, AL died Monday, April 5, 2004 at DCH Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at the Rosemont Cemetery in Uniontown, AL with Rev Bill Wallace officiating. Frazier is survived by two daughters Edna Merle (Perry) Harvell and Bertha Shows of Uniontown., three sisters, Annie Lou Johnson and Evelyn Ross, Selma, AL and Madie Alice Fendley, Thomasville, four grandchildren, Janie Stockman, Shirley Shows, Joe Shows, and Danny Harvell; four great-grandchildren, Michelle Martin, April Martin, Jamie Harvell, and Justin Harvell. Honorary pallbearers are Gordan Van, Danny Mayo, Richard Barton, John Barton, Joey Johnson, Eugene

Oglesby, Mike Osborne, Richard Lorence, Charles Gill, Aubrey Barton. Mrs. Frazier is preceded in death by her husband Charlie Frazier, brothers George Walker, Lamar Walker, and

granddaughter Cathy Harvell Gill.

Frances Cecile Savage

Demopolis, AL

Frances Cecile Savage, 77, Demopolis, died April 6, 2004 at her residence. Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 10:00 AM at Demopolis Memorial Gardens with Dr. Art Luckie officiating. Kidd Robbins Funeral Directors directing. Mrs. Savage is preceded in death by her parents Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hart Savage. She is survived by two devoted friends and caretakers, Alliene S. Griffin and Robert J. (Bobby) Coker, Jr., Demopolis, AL and two cousins Pauline Stallworth, York, AL and Dorothy Davis.