- Cullman, Alabama


August 24, 2007

Obituaries for Aug. 25

Paul Brandon Norris

Funeral services for Staff Sgt. Paul Brandon Norris, 30, of Cullman, will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 26, 207 at Welti-Cumberland Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Jimmy Peyton officiating. Interment will follow at Welti Cemetery.

Moss-Service Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Staff Sgt. Norris died Aug. 16. in Balad, Iraq. He was born on Jan. 13, 1977, to Paul Norris and Jo Ann Wheeler.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Kenneth and Dorothy Brannan, and Bill Norris; and sisters, Lisa Norris Campbell and Janine Dunn.

Survivors include his wife, Eva Norris; daughter, Isabella Norris; his parents; brother, Mark A. Collier Jr.; and grandmother, Mary Tucker.

Visitation will be at the church at 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday before the service.

Maxwell D. Brown

Funeral services for Maxwell Brown, 78, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 27, 2007 at Aycock Funeral Home.

Aycock Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Brown died Aug. 22 at Treasure Coast Hospices in Stuart, Fla. He was born in Cullman and lived in Copley, Ohio, moving to Port St. Lucie 22 years ago.

Prior to retirement, he worked for Babcock & Wilcox in Ohio for 30 years and retired in 1982.

Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his daughter, Janet Marie Kling April, 14, 2001.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Athelene Brown of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; two sons, Jeffrey A. Brown of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Wade (Lynne) Brown of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; two brothers, Douglas (Doris) Brown and Dwane (Flora Mae) Brown of Cullman; two sisters, Margie (Lewis) Hornick of Akron, Ohio and Silvia (Willis) Dowdy of Michigan; and five grandchildren, Gary, Lisa, Amy, Amanda and Jeffrey.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Treasure Coast Hospices, 1201 S.E. Indian Street, Stuart, Fla. 34997.

Visitation will be on Aug. 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Aycock Funeral Home.

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