Joy Fakes Burkart
Joy Burkart, 82, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013. Mrs. Burkart was a 1948 graduate of Lebanon High School, graduated from Draughns Business College and attended Cumberland University. She worked at Texas Boot Company, Toshiba of America, and Cumberland University. She was a member of Maple Hill Church of Christ.
As a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and friend to many people, she devoted her entire life to her family and daily demonstrated her loving and generous ways to others. Her legacy will live on in the hearts of all of us forever.
There will be a private family service, officiated by Reverend Danny Sellars and Pastor John Hunn, on Tuesday. Interment in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Joseph Fisher, Christopher Fisher, Flynn Neal, Travis Fakes, Mike Piercy, Ken Davis, and Gary Bates.
Survivors include children, Bill Burkart and Debbie Burkart Fisher; siblings, Starr Fakes, Ray (Bonnie) Fakes and Lynn Reeves; grandchildren, Joseph Fisher, Christopher Fisher, Rachel Fisher, Joy Elizabeth Burkart and Jordan Burkart; great-grandchild, Blayce Ponder; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband, Colonel Charles W. Burkart, Jr.; parents, Odes and Pauline Bates Fakes; and brother, Don Fakes.
Sellars Funeral Home of Lebanon, Tenn., assisted the family with arrangements.
Joy Fakes Burkart
Marlin Clarence Horton
Funeral services for Marlin Clarence Horton, 83, of Hartselle will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at Peck Funeral Home Chapel, Bro. Dewitt Crowe officiating, with burial in Holly Pond Cemetery.
Harold Wayne Speegle
Funeral services for Harold Wayne Speegle, 71, of Crane Hill, will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hanceville, the Rev. John Jankens officiating, with burial in Bowman’s Chapel Methodist Church located on County Road 310. The church will be open at 11 a.m. Formal visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. at the church, prior to services.
William Taylor ‘William’ Weldon
Funeral services for William Taylor “Willie” Weldon, 74, of Hanceville will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel, with interment in Fairview West Cemetery.
Mary Lamar Heatherly
Funeral services for Mary Lamar Heatherly, 87, of Cullman will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, Johnny Sims officiating, with interment in Valley Springs Cemetery.
Ida Mae Glass
Ida Mae Glass, 69, of Evansville, Wyo., passed away Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center after a short illness. She was born March 18, 1944, in Hanceville.
Roman E. Smith
Funeral services for Roman E. Smith, 21, of Vinemont will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel, Troy Smith officiating, with interment in Bangor Cemetery.
Henry Wallace Schultz
Henry Wallace Schultz, 64, of Bremen passed away Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at his residence. He was born July 19, 1949, in Cullman to William Henry and Clara Marie Tolbert Schultz.
Kathleen Helen Butler Speer
Funeral services for Kathleen Helen Butler Speer, 75, of Cullman will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Father Patrick Egan officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery.
Roy J. Gamble
Funeral services for Roy J. Gamble, 89, of Hanceville were at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Ken Williams officiating, with interment in Cullman Memory Gardens.
- Marie N. Watne
- More Obituaries Headlines
- Marlin Clarence Horton