Spry Funeral Home

Mark Hamilton – Death Notice

November 18, 2018

Mark Hamilton, 75, died Friday, November 16, 2018. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Pleasant Point Cemetery. Visitation will be noon until service time.


Birdie Bell Bigham – Death Notice

November 18, 2018

Birdie Bell Bigham, 58, died Friday, November 16, 2018. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Athens City Cemetery. Visitation Monday from 11:30 am-12:30 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home.


Otis Wilson Quillin – Obituary

November 15, 2018

Otis Wilson Quillin, 76 of Gurley, AL, passed away Tuesday, November 13 at Huntsville Hospital. He was a lifetime resident of Madison County. He worked over 35 years as a store manager for Winn Dixie. After retiring from there, he drove a school bus for Buckhorn High School for 10 ½ years. His hobbies were […]


Bobbie JoAnn Evett Drake – Obituary

November 14, 2018

Bobbie JoAnn Evett Drake, age 85, of Big Cove, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Tuesday. November 13, 2018. Mrs. Drake was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Edward Oakley Drake; her parents Chester George and Druscilla Webster Evett, and her siblings, Cornelia Evett West and George Wesley Evett. […]


Thomas “L.B.” Downs – Death Notice

November 14, 2018

Thomas “L.B.” Downs, 80, died November 13, 2018. Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at Spry Funeral Home with burial in Athens City Cemetery. Visitation is from 9 a.m. until service time.


Elston Glenn Thornton – Obituary

November 14, 2018

Elston Glenn Thornton, 88, of Athens, died Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Limestone Health Facility. Services will be noon Friday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Richard Hughes and Rev. Terry Herston officiating. Burial will be in Thornton/Ingram Cemetery in Rogersville. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until noon at Spry Funeral Home. Pallbearers will […]


Virgil Eugene Morris – Obituary

November 13, 2018

Mr. Virgil Eugene Morris, 80, born November 14, 1937 in Charleston, South Carolina to Emma Jane and Virgil Odell Morris passed peacefully on Sunday Nov 11, 2018 surrounded by family, friends and his dog. He is survived by his wife Pat of 51 years, his daughter Stephanie Schmitt, her husband Werner, grandson Blake Landon, son […]


Shelby Jean (Dempsey) Bates – Obituary

November 13, 2018

Shelby Jean (Dempsey) Bates, age 79, went to be with the Lord peacefully Monday, November 12th, at her home in Huntsville, AL. She was born on March 22, 1939 in Morgan County, AL to L.C. and Lois (Morgan) Dempsey. She was a graduate of Huntsville High School and retired from Boeing. Left to honor Shelby […]


Shelby Jean Bates – Death Notice

November 13, 2018

Shelby Jean Bates, 79, of Huntsville, Alabama passed away Monday, November 12, 2018. She was born on March 22, 1939 in Morgan County, Alabama to L. C. and Lois (Morgan) Dempsey. Arrangements have been entrusted to Spry Funeral Home of Huntsville, Alabama. Visitation will be at Spry Funeral Home Tuesday, November 13, 2018 from 6:00 pm until […]


Douglas Edward Mitchell – Death Notice

November 11, 2018

Douglas Edward Mitchell, 91, died Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Services Sunday, 2 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Roselawn Cemetery. Visitation Saturday 6-9 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home.


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