Meeks, Glady Geraldine (Whitwell)

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Gladys Geraldine Meeks, 70, of Whitwell, passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin & Laura Meeks; sister, Ruby French; and brother, Cecil White.

Those left to cherish her memories are her daughter, Candy (Jeff) Green; sister, Debra Cagle; brother, PeeWee (Amanda) Meeks; grandchildren, Tristan Warner and Bryce Warner; and nieces and nephews, Shannon French, Cody French, Derick Cagle, Lora Meeks, Jacob Meeks and Brittany Poe.

Family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 23 and from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 24.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 25 in the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Jim Troyer officiating.  Interment at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home.

Hinton, Joyce (Walker County)

Blaylock, Joyce Juanita (New Salem)

Boston, Daniel Keith "Danny" (Dunlap)


Joyce Hinton, age 64, of Walker County, passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019. Survivors and arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc. (click for more)

Joyce Juanita Blaylock, 69, of New Salem, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019. She was born March 17, 1950 in Mentone, Al. to the late William and Ruth Flannigan. Survivors include her ... (click for more)

Daniel Keith "Danny" Boston, 58, of Dunlap, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 9, 2019 at his home, with his family by his side. He was a member of Dunlap church Of Christ. He was ... (click for more)


Area Obituaries

Hinton, Joyce (Walker County)

Joyce Hinton, age 64, of Walker County, passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019. Survivors and arrangements will be announced later by Willis Funeral Home, Inc. (click for more)

Blaylock, Joyce Juanita (New Salem)

Joyce Juanita Blaylock, 69, of New Salem, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2019. She was born March 17, 1950 in Mentone, Al. to the late William and Ruth Flannigan. Survivors include her loving family; husband, Jim Blaylock; daughters, Heather (Raymond) Evans and Katherine (Trippe) York; sons, Jay (Candace) and Charles (Teresa) Blaylock; grandchildren, Levi and Autumn Hulgan, ... (click for more)

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James Alexander Hall

James Alexander Hall went home to be with the Lord on November 11, 2019. He was born April 3, 1928, in Chattanooga, to the late Claude and Mary Ellen Dootson Hall. Jim was preceded in death by his wife of 54 year, Ina Hembree Hall. Survivors include his wife Ann Ledford Hall, son Tom Hall (Machelle) and daughter Robbin Hall Faulk (Todd), Susan Hale Chastain, Joan Hale Bunn ... (click for more)

Georgia Buckner Hartman

Georgia Buckner Hartman , our Beloved Mother, Mammaw, GiGi, and Sister passed away peacefully on Monday, November 11, 2019. Georgia retired from BCBST after 21 years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Bill Hartman (who passed away 11-11-2015) and both parents and a sister. She is survived by her children, Sue Bradford, Beth (Eric) Beaird, ... (click for more)

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