Ruby Alice Cole Oden
Funeral services for Ruby Alice Cole Oden, 85, of Eva will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Macedonia Baptist Church at Oden Ridge. She will lie in state at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery, the Rev. Milford Hays and the Rev. Dewayne Harper officiating.
Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Oden passed away Wednesday, June 4, at Summerford Nursing Home. She was born February 18, 1929, to Dexter Earl and Luvie Theo Cole. She was a loving and caring member of the Oden Ridge community for many years and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church at Oden Ridge. She never met a stranger and brought joy and love to all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 65 years, James Hubert Oden; a son, Raymond Earl Oden; three sisters, Elfie Graveman, Melba Mize and Charlcie Nail; and two brothers, James Cole and Loyd Cole.
Survivors include a sister, Lois Morgan; and many nieces, nephews and family members.
The family would like to thank the staff at Summerford Nursing Home for the loving care they gave her while she and Hubert were there. And the most heartfelt thanks to Bob and Pat Beavers, who cared for Ruby and Hubert over the years as their health declined.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
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Frances Britt Smith
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William Ross Baker
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Arrests, incidents reports for July 25-27, 2014
Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman City Police Department for Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
- Susan Melissa Neck Werner
- Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford
Carlton Eugene Stafford, 82, of Cullman passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. He was born April 14, 1932, James and Mary Katherine Brown Stafford. Mr. Stafford was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was the original owner of Carlton’s restaurant.
Susan Melissa Neck Werner
Susan Werner died Monday, July 21, 2014, as a result of an apparent fall at her home in Gainesville, Florida. Susan grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, and, after graduation from FSU, spent many years in Cullman, where she taught elementary school and received a master’s degree from UAB. While in Cullman, she married Robert Werner and helped run a family retail business.
Melissa Gail Hyde
Funeral services for Melissa Gail Hyde, 36, of Vinemont will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Moss-Service Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Round Top Cemetery in Morgan County.
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