Death Notices

If you have a death announcement about a North Alabama Conference clergy or clergy family member please email the information (including arrangements) to dclifton@umcna.org

Janice Noble

July 17
Rev. Hal Noble's wife Janice died on Thursday, July 17, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation Saturday June 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. at ...

Dr. M. L. Roberts, Jr.

July 05
Dr. M. L. Roberts, Jr., a member of Trinity UMC in Tuscaloosa, died July 5, 2014. Dr. Roberts served leadership positions at both the District level ...

Rev. Rock Stone’s father Ray Stone

July 02
Rev. Rock Stone’s father Ray Stone died July 2, 2014.  Rev. Stone is the senior pastor of Macedonia UMC in the Southwest District, Arrangements are ...

Rev. James Long's father-in-law, Ray V. Voss

June 24
Rev. James Long's father-in-law, Ray V. Voss. died Tuesday, June 24, 2014.  Rev. Long is the pastor of Sycamore, Marvin’s Chapel, and Shady Grove ...

Sandra Romberg

June 19
Rev. Dan Romberg's wife Sandra died June 19, 2014.   The arrangements are as follows: The family will receive friends Sunday, June 22, 2014, from 4 ...

Former Conference Director of Communication Ron Council

June 08
Former Conference Director of Communication Ron Council died June 8, 2014. Prior to joining the Conference staff, he was the Director of the Office of...

Joan Gilbreath, the wife of Rev. Ronald Gilbreath and the mother of Rev. Anthony Gilbreath

May 23
Joan Gilbreath, the wife of Rev. Ronald Gilbreath and the mother of Rev. Anthony Gilbreath, died Friday, May 23, 2014.  Rev. Ron Gilbreath is the ...

Ann Harbin

May 20
Ann Harbin, surviving spouse of Rev. Woody Harbin died May 20, 2014. Arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be Thursday, May 22, 2014, from 5 ...

Rev. Robert Sparkman's mother-in-law Rachel Bentley

May 20
Rev. Robert Sparkman’s mother-in-law Rachel Bentley died May 20, 2014.  Mrs. Bentley is the mother of Debbi Sparkman and the grandmother mother of ...

Rev. John W. Clotfelter

April 30
Rev. John W. Clotfelter, retired elder, died on April 29, 2014. The arrangements are as follows Visitation will be on Friday night, May 2, 2014, from...

Mrs. Fern Landers Tidwell

April 19
Mrs. Fern Landers Tidwell, surviving spouse of Rev.K. Max Tidwell, died Saturday, April 19, 2014. She is the sister of Mrs. Anita Long and ...

Rev. Henry Prater's mother Mary-Claire Gerber Prater

April 19
Rev. Henry Prater’s mother Mary-Claire Gerber Prater died Saturday, April 19, 2014. Rev. Prater is the pastor of Union, the Church at Chelsea Park UMC...

Rev. Albert Helton

April 14
Rev. Albert Helton died on April 14, 2014. The funeral was at Valhalla Funeral home in Huntsville, Alabama on Friday, April 18. Rev. Helton ...

Bishop Lloyd Knox

April 13
Bishop Lloyd Knox died Sunday, April 13, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: A Memorial Service for Bishop Knox will be held on Wednesday, ...

Mrs. Ellinor Butterley

April 06
Mrs. Ellinor Butterley, formerly of Birmingham and the surviving spouse of Rev. Elbert S. Butterley, passed away on April 6, 2014 in Greenville, SC. ...

Dr. Steve Screws' father Drennen Andrew Screws

April 04
Dr. Steve Screws' father Drennen Andrew Screws died Friday, April 4, 2014. Rev. Screws is the pastor of Scottsboro First UMC. Mr. Screws is also ...

Rev. Mike Brinkman's mother Alberta Brinkman

March 28
Rev. Mike Brinkman's mother Alberta Brinkman died March 28, 2014. Rev. Brinkman is the pastor of Weaver First UMC.  The arrangements are as follows ...

Rev. James Duke

March 22
Retired local pastor Rev. James Duke died on March 22, 2014. Arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be at Benefield Funeral Home in ...

Rev. A. Wray Tomlin

March 17
Rev. Wray Tomlin died Monday, March 17, 2014. Rev. Tomlin, a retired elder, was President Emeritus of Methodist Homes for the Aging. Arrangements...

Bishop Robert C. Morgan

March 16
Bishop Robert C. Morgan died March 16, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: The funeral will be Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at 11 a.m. at ...

Rev. Penny Ford's father James Henry Ford, Jr.

March 12
Rev. Penny Ford’s father James Henry Ford, Jr. died on March 12, 2014. Rev. Ford is the senior pastor of Trinity UMC in Tuscaloosa. The funeral was ...

Rev. Bill Williams' wife Joy Williams

March 01
Rev. Bill Williams’ wife Joy Williams died March 1, 2014. Rev. Williams is the pastor of Standing Rock and Midway UMCs in the Southeast District. ...

Rev. Paul W. Owen

February 28
Retired Elder Rev. Paul W. Owen died February 28, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: There will be a graveside service on Tuesday, March 4, ...

Rev Joe Gamble's father Samuel Paul Gamble

February 26
Rev Joe Gamble’s father Samuel Paul Gamble died February 26, 2014. Rev. Gamble is the pastor of Low Gap UMC in the Cheaha District. The arrangements...

Rev. Bruce Palmer

February 25
Rev. Bruce Palmer died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, ...

Rev. Creighton Alexander's father Jim Alexander

February 23
Rev. Creighton Alexander’s father Jim Alexander died Feb. 23, 2014.  Rev. Alexander is the Conference Director of Campus Ministries. The funeral ...

Rev. Warren Nash’s mother Frances V. Nash

February 23
Rev. Warren Nash’s mother Frances V. Nash died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. Rev. Nash is the Executive Minister at Canterbury UMC in the South Central ...

Rev. Miriam Smith's mother Nancy Harris Smith

February 18
Rev. Miriam Smith’s mother Nancy Harris Smith died Feb. 18, 2014. Rev. Smith is the Associate Pastor of Alabaster First UMC. The arrangements are as...

Rev. Jonathan Todd's father Nathan Todd

February 16
Rev. Jonathan Todd’s father Nathan Todd died  Sunday, February 16, 2014. Rev. Todd is Senior Pastor of St. Andrews UMC (Central District). The ...

Rev. Leroy Rodric McClendon

February 14
Retired elder Rev. Leroy Rodric McClendon died Friday, February 14, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation is Saturday, February 15, ...

Rev. David Tucker's brother, Mr. Alfred Fred Tucker

February 13
Rev. David Tucker’s brother, Mr. Alfred Fred Tucker, died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. Rev. Tucker is the pastor of Mt. Tabor UMC in the Southeast ...

Rev. Donald Smith's mother Mrs. Fannie Lou Vaughn

February 12
Rev. Donald Smith’s mother Mrs. Fannie Lou Vaughn died February 12, 2014. Rev. Smith is the Senior Pastor of Center Grove UMC in the Northeast ...

Jay L. Daugherty

February 08
Surviving spouse - Clara Joan Daugherty, 6410 Rocky Ford Road, Hokes Bluff, AL 35903

Rev. Dale Cohen's mother Shirley Cohen

January 25
Rev. Dale Cohen’s mother Shirley Cohen died Jan. 25, 2014. Rev. Cohen is the District Superintendent of the Northeast District. The arrangements are...

Mrs. Jackie Creel

January 23
Mrs. Jackie Creel, surviving spouse of Rev. George B. Creel, died Jan. 23, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be Friday, Jan. ...

Rev. Beth Nix

January 16
Rev. Beth Bost Nix, a retired deacon, died on Thursday, January 16, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be on Saturday, Jan. ...

Rev. David C. Cook

January 16
Rev. David C. Cook, retired U.S. army chaplain, died Jan. 16, 2014.  Arrangements are as follows: A funeral service was held on Sunday, Jan. 19,...

Mrs. Emma Lee Porter, surviving spouse of Rev. Oliver Vann Porter, Jr.

January 14
Mrs. Emma Lee Porter, surviving spouse of Rev. Oliver Vann Porter, Jr., died January 14, 2014. The arrangements are as follows: Visitation will be...

Rev. Belton “Buddy” Hubert King

December 26
Rev. Belton “Buddy” Hubert King died December 26, 2013. The funeral was Dec. 28, 2013 at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs. During his ...

Harchel L. Burkett

December 24
Retired clergy, Rev. Harchel L. Burkett died December 24, 2013. He is survived by his wife Lucy Burkett, PO Box 72, Carbon HIll, Alabama 35549.

Rev. James Floyd Ayers

December 22
Retired Local Pastor Rev. James Floyd Ayers died  December 22, 2013. The funeral was held Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at St. Paul-Triana UMC. During...

Rev. Thom Porter’s father Mr. Bruce Porter

December 09
Rev. Thom Porter’s father Bruce Porter died Dec. 9, 2013. Rev. Porter is pastor of Duncan Memorial and Sunny Level UMCs in the Southeast District. ...

Genella Evans ‘Jennie’ Nance

December 08
Genella Evans ‘Jennie’ Nance, surviving spouse of Rev. Luther D. Nance, died Dec. 5, 2013.   Family and friends will gather at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. ...

Dr. Lewis Archer's father, Hunt Archer

December 07
Dr. Lewis Archer’s father, Hunt Archer, died Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. Rev. Archer is the District Superintendent of the Southeast District. The ...

Jeremy David Reeder, son of Rev. Sallie Colwick and Rev. Jerry Reeder

November 29
Jeremy David Reeder, son of Rev. Sallie Colwick and Rev. Jerry Reeder died on November 29, 2013.     The arrangements are as follows: A memorial ...

Norma Lou Clark

November 29
Norma Lou Clark, surviving spouse of William Johnny Clark, died November 29, 2013. Surviving children are Kenneth E. Brooks, 1997 Slate Hill Road, ...

Wanda Waid Powell

November 28
Wanda Waid Powell, the surviving spouse of Rev. Ralph Marshall Powell, died Thursday, November 28, 2013. Mrs. Powell was the daughter of long-time ...

Roger Calhoun, husband of Rev. Paula Calhoun

November 15
Roger Calhoun, husband of Rev. Paula Calhoun, died Nov. 15, 2013. Paula is the pastor of Moody UMC in the Cheaha District. The arrangements are as ...

Jackie Thompson, mother of Rev. Rhett Thompson

November 08
Jackie Thompson, mother of Rev. Rhett Thompson and Dawn Wolfe (spouse of Dr. Andy Wolfe), died on Nov. 8, 2013.  Rhett is a GBGM Missionary serving ...

Rev. David W. Parker

November 06
Rev. David W. Parker passed away on November 6, 2013. Visitation is noon-2 p.m. with funeral following, on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Lawrence ...
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