Deaton Funeral Home

Judy Gentry Pruitt

February 5, 2023

Judy Gentry Pruitt, 65, died February 2, 2023. Funeral will be today at 3 p.m. at Life Unlimited Church, Golden, MS. Burial will be in Hodge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 to 3 p.m. at the church. Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL will be in charge of arrangements.


Earlene Segars Chumbley

February 3, 2023

Earlene Segars Chumbley, 95, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2023 at Iuka Hospital. She was born in Lee County, MS to Carter and Elvie Payne Segars.  She was retired as a factory worker and homemaker.  She loved to travel, sew, work in her flowers and spend time with her family.  Earlene was a member of […]


Eulene Poole

February 2, 2023

Eulene Poole, 91, passed away Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at Generations of Red Bay where she had been a resident for five years, first as a nurse and then living there.  She was a very pleasant lady who had a kind and considerate nature.  Her nature was perfect for her career choice of being a […]


Sarah MaryAnn Holland

January 29, 2023

Sarah MaryAnn Holland, 98, passed away Friday, January 27, 2023 at her residence.  She was born in Colquet, Minnesota to Joseph Daniel and Elsie Catharine Kaae McDonald.  She was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church for over 30 years and loved to sew and make quilts to give to family and friends.  During World War […]


Larry Franklin Strawbridge

January 28, 2023

Larry Franklin Strawbridge, 74, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2023 at his residence.  He was born in Red Bay to Frank and Pearl Barker Strawbridge.  He was a member of Calvary Praise and Worship in Tremont, MS. Funeral services will be Saturday, January 28, 1 p.m. at Calvary Praise and Worship with Bro. Marshall Green, […]


 Diana Shewbart Marcello

January 28, 2023

 Diana Shewbart Marcello, 72, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at her residence.  She was a dedicated special education teacher at Red Bay and at Atlantis Academy in Miami, FL and was a member of Burnout Missionary Baptist Church. Funeral services will be Saturday, January 28, 3 p.m. at Burnout Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. […]


 John Harold Jackson

January 26, 2023

 John Harold Jackson, of Plano, Illinois passed away Monday, January 16, 2023 at The Pearl of Orchard Valley in Aurora, Illinois. He was born July 3, 1933 in Red Bay, Alabama the son of Dillard and Minnie (Creekmore) Jackson. He married Doskie Humphries on October 2, 1954 in Mississippi. He was a member of the […]


Jean Hargett Malone

January 26, 2023

Jean Hargett Malone, 96, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at Southern Magnolia in Golden, MS.  She was born in Golden, MS to Bryan and Odie Patterson Hargett.  She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church in Belmont, MS. Funeral services will be Thursday, January 26, 1 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel, […]


David Charles Schulman

January 24, 2023

 David Charles Schulman, 75, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2023 at Princeton Baptist Memorial Hospital in Birmingham.  He was born in Chicago, IL to Isadore and Lillian Shiprio Schulman.  He retired from Chrysler Automotive and was a veteran of the US Army.  He was a member of Cornerstone Church of God. Funeral services will be […]


Melanie Humphries McKinney

January 24, 2023

 Melanie Humphries McKinney, 48, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, January 22, 2023.  Melanie was born May 3, 1974 to Dannie and Debbie Humphries.  She had two younger sisters, Marisa and Maria.  Melanie and her family attended the Red Bay Church of God where she enjoyed singing, attending camp and spending time with her youth group.  She […]


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