Rideout’ Brown Service

Charlie Robbins

July 12, 2019

Charlie Robbins, 92, passed away at his residence in Decatur on July 10, 2019. He was born April 21,1927 to Sam and Mattie Robbins in Monterey Tennessee.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Ellen Jones Robbins and a son, Jimmy. Mr. Robbins was a WWII veteran and served in the […]


Gwendolyn “Billie” Porter Stephenson

July 7, 2019

Funeral for Gwendolyn “Billie” Porter Stephenson 90 of Decatur will be on Sunday at 2:00 PM at Ridout’s Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rick Stark officiating and burial will be at Roselawn cemetery. The family will have a visitation from 12:00 until service time. Mrs. Stephenson was born on January 4, 1929 in Mt. […]


Gwendolyn Stephenson

July 6, 2019

Gwendolyn Stephenson, 90, died July 5, 2019. Visitation will be Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. at Ridout’s Brown-Service Funeral Home.  Funeral will be 2PM in the chapel with burial to follow in Roselawn Cemetery.  She was preceeded in death by her husband Henry.


Betty Mae McIntyre

June 30, 2019

Graveside funeral for Betty Mae McIntyre, 81, of Danville will be on Monday at 11:00 AM at Burningtree Cemetery with Stanley Lidderman officiating and Ridout’s Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. The family will have a visitation on Sunday from 4:30 until 6:30 at the funeral Home. Mrs. McIntyre was born on April 22, 1938 in Pike […]


Emily Frances Phillips Thrasher

June 26, 2019

 Emily Frances Phillips Thrasher, born February 15, 1945, in Decatur, Alabama, died June 23, 2019 at home after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease.  Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 27th at Ridout’s Brown-Service Funeral Home, 711 Memorial Dr SW, Decatur, AL 35601.  There will be a private family visitation from 10:00-10:30, followed by […]


Emily Frances Phillips Thrasher

June 25, 2019

Funeral for Emily Frances Phillips Thrasher, 74, will be Thursday at noon with a visitation from 10:30 to noon at Ridout’s Brown Funeral Home


Carolyn Joyce Cottingham

June 19, 2019

Carolyn Joyce Cottingham, 81, of Decatur died Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at her residence. Visitation will be Friday, June 21, 2019, 11 AM to 1 PM at First Holy Church of Christ. Funeral services will follow at 1 PM. Burial will be at Clardy Cemetery in Hillsboro, Alabama.


Jerry Glenn Bayne

June 19, 2019

Jerry Glenn Bayne of Trinity, Alabama December 11, 1958 – June 17, 2019 Jerry Glenn Bayne Jerry Glenn Bayne, 60, of Trinity died Monday, June 17, 2019, at his residence. Visitation will be Thursday, June20, 2019, 12-2 PM at Ridouts’s Brown-Service Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 PM in the Chapel. Burial will […]


Merle J. Nelson

June 18, 2019

Merle J. Nelson of Decatur, Alabama February 23, 1935 – June 16, 2019 Visitation Wednesday, June 26, 2019 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Central Baptist Church 2801 US-31 Decatur, Alabama 35601 Funeral Service Wednesday, June 26, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Central Baptist Church 2801 US-31 Decatur, Alabama 35601


Alton Woodrow Talley

June 18, 2019

Alton Woodrow Talley passed away peacefully Saturday June 15, 2019, at River City Rehab.  Mr. Talley was born July 24, 1922, in Sylacauga, Alabama, and lived most of his life in Birmingham before moving to Decatur to be near his family in February, 2012.  He was a World War II Veteran, having served in the […]


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