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Obituaries

June 19, 2013

The Times' Morning Update for Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Early weather and community news

CULLMAN — Good morning, readers, this is what's happening in your county today:

Weather:

Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Best bets for today:

CERA to meet: The Cullman Educators Retiree Association will meet at 11 a.m. today at the Benedictine Sisters Conference Center, 916 Convent Road, Cullman 35055. Chad Witcher will present a program on adoption. Those who’d like to make reservations to eat, may contact Peggy McClendon at 256-747-2460.

Looking ahead:

Summer at Hurricane Creek Park: The Park is now offering group rates for their First Time Rock Climbing program. This rock climbing program allows first-time or experienced climbers the opportunity to climb under professional guide, John Wesley McCrary. Group rates are available for youth groups, summer camps, business retreats, company picnics, Boy and Girl Scouts, and other groups. Time slots are available throughout the week. This program is also offered to the public on Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. for just $25; call ahead to register.

A wilderness survival course is also available to learn and test skills of fire making, finding water, and more. The class is also offered on Sunday afternoons and a reservation is required in advance.

For more information, contact Hurricane Creek Park at 256-734-2125 or email to rocjoc8@yahoo.com.

Photo fundraiser: Cullman Health Care will hold a photo fundraiser for families June 22, 2013 at the facility at 1607 Main Ave. NE, Cullman 35055. The family will receive a free 10x13 photo; sitting fee is $10. All proceeds go to the residents’ activities fund.

To purchase and schedule a sitting, contact Michelle Lynn or Amanda Treptau at 256-734-8745.

Sign language classes: Cullman County Schools will offer free sign language classes Tuesdays and Thursdays for five weeks beginning June 18. Times will be from 8 to 10 a.m., 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Classes to be held at the Child Development Center, 17600 Highway 31 N, Cullman 35058.

To enroll, contact the center at 256-739-0486.

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Obituaries
  • Dr. William Seay

    Funeral services for Dr. William Seay, 78, of Holly Pond will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Holly Pond Funeral Home Chapel, the Rev. Benjamin Smothers officiating, with interment in Holly Pond Cemetery.
     

    July 30, 2014

  • Jerry Wayne Moore

    Graveside services for Jerry Wayne Moore, 46, of Cullman will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Graves Gap Cemetery near Hayden, the Rev. Steve Rodgers officiating.
     

    July 30, 2014

  • Pamela Carter Sanderson

    Pamela Carter Sanderson, 62, of Beaverton, Ala., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Ala.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • Edith Wilkins Farmer

    Funeral services for Edith Wilkins Farmer, 90, of Addison will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Nichols Funeral Home, Robert Partridge officiating, with burial in Kemp Cemetery.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • Frances Britt Smith

    Funeral services for Frances Britt Smith, 85, of Rock Springs community in Blount County will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Antioch Baptist Church, the Rev. Jerry Hackney officiating, with burial in Rock Springs Cemetery.
     

    July 28, 2014

  • William Ross Baker

    William Ross Baker, 82, left this world, finished his race and passed through the gates of Glory, Monday, July 28, 2014. He heard those precious words from Christ, “Well done, good and faithful servant, enter into the Glories of the Lord.”
     

    July 28, 2014

  • lawenforcementreports.jpg 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:
     

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Susan Melissa Neck Werner

    July 26, 2014

  • 7-27 SUN. obit Stafford.jpg Carlton Eugene Stafford

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-27 SUN. obit Stafford.jpg 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.
     

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo