March 10, 1962 - May 14, 2020 Graveside service for Irma Holloway, 57, of Opelika, AL, will be at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 17, 2020, at Evergreen Cemetery, 1409 Monroe Avenue, Opelika, AL 36801, Bishop Larry Johnson will officiate. Ms. Holloway, who passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 in Riverdale, GA, was born March 10, 1962 in Chambers County, Alabama. Public viewing will be Saturday, May 16, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. She leaves to cherish her memory: seven children, Demetrious Foreman of LaGrange, GA, Lewis Bandell Foreman, Marquez Troydell Foreman, Antavious Foreman, Laderrick Foreman, Janelius Foreman all of Opelika, AL and Laniko Foreman of Auburn, AL; six sisters, Patricia (Willie) Ward of Riverdale, GA, Brenda Foreman, Bernice Foreman of Opelika, AL, Clarice Foreman of Tuscaloosa, AL, Elizabeth Foreman of Lafayette, AL and Earnestine Johnson of Opelika, AL; one brother, Oscar Foreman of Opelika, AL; six grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In an order and following the ADPH recommendations concerning (COVID-19) effective March 28, 2020 to keep the community safe, the funeral service will be for the family only. Based on recommendations from the ADPH, all participants must maintain a consistent six-foot distance between all parties during the service. We understand this is a difficult time, but the situation is serious, and your well-being is our utmost concern at Harris Funeral Home. Please use our website to leave a message to share your favorite memories and offer words of sympathy and comfort. Harris Funeral Home is directing. www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.com to view and sign registry.
Julia Marie (Judy) Hooton West, 76, of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at East Alabama Regional Medical Center, lovingly attended by her husband. A private graveside service will be held at Walker Memory Gardens in Jasper on Saturday, May 16, 2020, at 2 pm with Kilgore-Green Funeral Home directing. Dr. Roland P. Brown will officiate. Born in Hollywood, Florida, Judy grew up in Langdale, AL. At various times in her adult life, she was at home in Anniston, Jasper and Madisonville, KY. She was living in Auburn at the time of her death. Members of Farmstead Baptist Church of Jasper, First Baptist Church of Jasper, First Baptist Church of Madisonville, KY, Golden Springs Baptist Church of Anniston and most recently Parkway Baptist Church of Auburn all grew to know her well. She served as a Sunday school teacher of teen-agers and single adults for most of her life and occupied the third pew, organ side of the sanctuary at every Sunday service. Her life was grounded by her church and her family. She enjoyed quilting, baking, and serving others as a member of several church and civic groups. Her life as a homemaker, mother, wife, and friend influenced all who knew her. Judy's grandchildren loved their grandmother's cooking and gathering at her home for holidays and birthdays. She will be missed by many. Judy was preceded in death by her parents, Rex and Ostell Hooton. Judy is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Roger West; three daughters, Kelly West Merritt (David) of Auburn, Kristy West Collier (Scott) of Waverly Hall, Georgia, and Donna West McKinnon of Navarre, Florida; grandchildren, Davis Edwards, Karley Grayson, Lily Merritt, Austin Toler (Amy), Madison Collier, Taylor, Carter, and Rex McKinnon and a host of other relatives and friends. The pallbearers will be David Merritt, Davis Edwards, Carter McKinnon, Taylor McKinnon, Rex McKinnon, and Scott Collier. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to, Golden Springs Baptist Church in Anniston, AL. Friends may sign the guest register at: kilgoregreenfuneralhome.com Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-9503