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Funeral homes curate a final ceremony that provides space for guests to begin the journey through grief together. This expertise contributes to a meaningful funeral service that gives mourners a chance to say their last farewells.
Fannie Mae Scales, 84, of Athens, transitioned peacefully Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at her home. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Annie Ruth Jamar; son, James Willie Scales; and brother, Charlie B. Smith.
She is survived by five...
Annie Farrar, 100, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George D. Farrar. She was a member of Little Elk Missionary Baptist Church, Athens, Alabama. She loved caring for others and...
Willie Mae Pryor
June 13, 1931 - June 27, 2018
Willie Mae Pryor, 87, of Athens, Alabama, transitioned peacefully Wednesday, June 27, 2018.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday, July 2, at Antioch C.P.C.A. with pastor Robert Rice officiating....
Mattie Elizabeth Leslie Lacey, age 85, of Huntsville, transitioned Saturday, May 12, at her home.
Survivors include daughters, Carol L. Lacey and Angela L. Lacey; sons, Michael (Ann) L. Lacey and Gregory (Gloria) L. Lacey; sisters, Doris...
Mrs. Vivian Louise Bridgeforth Smith recently resided in Riverside Senior Living in Decatur. She was born and reared in Tanner and for many years lived on the land farmed by her father and grandfather in Tanner.
She is survived by son, Ural...
Mar. 11, 1943 - Aug. 4, 2017
It is with saddened hearts the Royal Funeral Home Mason Chapel Family announces the passing of Mrs. Nazerine Harris, longtime colleague and devoted professional in funeral services and past co-owner of Mason Funeral...
Milton Wayne Bridgeforth, age 66, of Tanner, AL passed Saturday, Feb. 4. He was born Oct. 11, 1950.
Survivors include: wife, Pearlie Bridgeforth, Tanner, AL; daughters, Jackie B. Lacy (Ira), Athens, AL, Maria Bridgeforth, Veronica Bridgeforth,...
Dorothy Ann Lovett, age 66, of Athens, AL died Thursday, February 2, 2017. Born January 27, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Alberta Gardner Fletcher and James Marvin Bush, Jr.
Dorothy was a former administrator and teacher, retiring...
The graveside service for Roy G. Turner, 64, is 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo. Royal Funeral Home-Mason Chapel in Athens is handling arrangements.
Mr. Turner died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016.
The funeral for "Mother" Lillian Peoples is noon Friday, Nov. 18, at Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Houston Cemetery with Royal Funeral Home-Mason Chapel of Athens directing.
Mrs. Peoples died Monday, Nov. 14, 2016.
The funeral for Logan Q. Tisdale will be noon, Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Round Island Creek Mission Center, 13829 Lucas Ferry Road in Athens, with Apostle Willie L. Ford officiating. Viewing time is one hour before the service.
Burial will be in...
The funeral for James A. Gilbert, 59, will be noon, Thursday, Oct. 13, at Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Thatch-Mann Cemetery with Royal Funeral Home-Mason Chapel directing.
Mr. Gilbert died Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016.
The funeral for Denise Loraine Orr, 52, is 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 25, at Hartselle First Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Hartselle City Cemetery with Royal Funeral Home - Mason Chapel in Athens directing.
Visitation is noon until 8...
The funeral for Jeffery Pierre Kirby, 49, will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Round Island Creek Mission Center in Athens with Pastor Harold Goodloe officiating. Burial will be in Thatch-Mann Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-7 p.m., Tuesday at...
The funeral for Jareka Sharae Bridgeforth, 38, of Athens is 11 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30, at Round Island Creek Misson Center, 13829 Lucas Ferry Road in Athens with Pastor Willie L. Taylor officiating. Viewing hour is 10-11 a.m.
Burial will be in...
The funeral service for Mary E. Sanderfer will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 6 at Little Elk M.B. Church with pastor Anthony Stewart officiating. Interment will be in Little Elk Cemetery.
Viewing is one hour prior to funeral time.
The funeral service for Patrick Freeman, 75, will be 11 a.m., Monday, April 25, at Little Elk Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Little Elk Cemetery.
Royal Funeral Home-Mason Chapel is directing.
Mr. Freeman died Wednesday, April 20,...