Charles Dowell Nix, age 68, of Glen Allen, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 in the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield. Mr. Nix was preceded in death by his parents, Dowell and Earlene Wilcutt Nix, and a sister, Fannie Huguley Keebler. He is survived by his wife, Betty Marcum Nix, his children, Chadwick “Chad” Nix, Angela “Angie” Nix, Wade Nix, Charles "Shane" Nix, Chelsea Nix Watson (Jason), Danny (Ronda) Marcum, and Shannon (April) Marcum, grandchildren, Whitney, Kiley, Conner, Mason, Madison, Amber, Zoey, Zevin, and Isaac Nix, Devin (Anna Kate) Marcum, Makala (Heath Nix) Marcum, Erica Marcum and Chris Marcum, great grandchildren, Kaleena Nix, Ryder Nix, Addelyne West, Pyper West, Harper Nix, and Wilder Marcum, sisters, Peggy Barnhart (James), Judy Benton (Joe), and Jeanette Robinson, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019 from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Fairview Cemetery. The visitation will be from 3:00 until 4:00 p.m. (service time) on Monday at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Nix family.
Mary Florene “Flo” Johnson Carter, age 87, of Winfield passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at her residence. Mrs. Carter was born on November 6, 1931 in Opelika, AL, to Luther Hyatt Johnson and Beulah James Johnson. Flo was an active member of Central Church of Christ. Mrs. Carter was preceded in death by her parents, husband, R. J. Carter, sisters, Billie Rainwater, Mildred Dobbs and Myrdis James, bothers, Alfred James and Arther James and a grandchild, Jillian Carter. Flo is survived by her children, daughter, Lorrie Wyers (Phillip), sons, Larry Carter (Regina) and Randall Carter (Dawna), six grandchildren , Christy Cavender (Jimmy), Lee Carter (Charity), Steven Wyers, Scott Wyers (Sarah), Danielle Carter her fiancé, Kasey Hullett, and Kara Carter, and 10 great grandchildren, Madeline, Noah, Jason, Jenna, Makenna, Reese, Isabella, Kadie, Landon and Adaleigh. Funeral services for Mrs. Carter will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Winfield City Cemetery. Bro. Phillip Harkness will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. service time. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Carter family.
Mr. Herald D. Bostick, age 94, of Brilliant, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019 in the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Mr. Bostick was a 1942 graduate of Brilliant High School and a World War II Army Veteran earning the rank of Master Sargent. Mr. Bostick was always very active in his community and a faithful member of the Goldmine Church of Christ in Brilliant.
Mr. Bostick was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Vivon Joyce Threadgill Bostick, a grandson, John Allen Holt and a sister, Veda Mae Goodwin. He is survived by his children, Rosemary Holt (Buddy) of Brilliant, Dwight Bostick (Fran) of Hoover, and Martha Burleson (Billy Wayne) of Brilliant. Four grandchildren, Paul, Joseph, Andrea, and Abbie, seven great grandchildren, Chance, Pace, Braden, Whit, Pearl, Tripp and Bo, two great- great grandchildren, Lexton and Jensyn and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Bostick will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with military honors being presented, burial will follow in the Brilliant Memorial Gardens. The visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. (service time) at the funeral home
Mr. Robert Ellis Haney, age 72, of Fayette formerly of Brilliant, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Haney was a 1967 graduate of Brilliant High School and United States Army Vietnam Veteran.
Ellis is survived by his wife of 19 years, Martha Marcum Haney of Fayette, children, Chip Hollis of Winfield, Billie Davis (Jeff) of Winfield, Jackie Lambert of Fayette and Chrissy Weeks (Kip) of Winfield, twelve grandchildren, five great grandchildren, sisters, Wanda Taylor of Winfield, and Debra Finch (Wayne) of Hamilton, brothers, Kermit Haney (Mable) of Brilliant and Roger Haney (Martha) of Hamilton and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill Haney and Autie Beasley Haney, a wife, Peggy Haney, daughter, Amy Marie Haney, sisters, Hattie White, Joyce Perez, Melba Pollard, and Billie Miles, brothers, John Dallas Haney, and Maurice Ray Haney.
Funeral services for Mr. Haney will be held on Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the El Bethel United Methodist Cemetery in Fayette with military honors being presented at the graveside. The visitation will be held on Wednesday July 17, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Haney family.