Obituaries

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Catherine Banks
May 19, 1928 – September 09, 2021
Ms. Catherine Banks of Forkland entered into eternal rest September 9, 2021 at her residence. Graveside service will be held Friday, September 17, 2021 at 2 p.m. from Crawford Family Cemetery, Boligee. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 1-4:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.


Ms. Rosie Crispen
September 13, 2021
Ms. Rosie Crispen of Demopolis entered into eternal rest September 13, 2021 at her residence. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.


Harlan Eugene “Gene” Fowler
Harlan Eugene “Gene” Fowler, 83, of Demopolis went to his eternal home on September 6, 2021. He was born on January 7, 1938 in Arkansas to Brutus A. Fowler and Effie Fowler. After high school, he joined the United States Air Force and served for eight years. At that time, he made the move to Demopolis to work for Gulf States Paper until his retirement in 2000.
He is preceded in death b: his parents; brothers Harold Fowler and Hubert Fowler; sister Lois Herren.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years Mary Fowler; his sister Carolyn Miles (Ronald); his son Randy Fowler (Pam) of Demopolis; daughters Donna Bozeman (Scott) of Demopolis, and Kim Childers (Lance) of Skipperville; four grandchildren: Kelly Coleman (Coley), Kory Fields (Skip), Kendall Ferrell (Trey), and Michael Bozeman; 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Kirk Funeral Homes Chapel in Demopolis. Graveside service will follow at the Demopolis Memorial Gardens Cemetery at 11 a.m. with Kirk Funeral Homes, Demopolis Chapel directing.
Pallbearers were: Michael Bozeman, Scott Bozeman, Skip Fields, Trey Ferrell, Ashton Gray, and Daniel Thomas. Honorary Pallbearers are the Men’s 4 Sunday School Class at Fairhaven Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Robert Hawkins
June 20, 1937 – September 08, 2021
Mr. Robert Hawkins of Demopolis entered into eternal rest September 8,2021 at his residence. Graveside service will be held Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. from Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Rangeline Rd., Linden. Visitation was held Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the funeral home. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.

Darrell Lake
June 19, 1992 – August 27, 2021
Mr. Darrell Lake of York passed away on August 27, 2021. Graveside service was held on Saturday, September 11, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Ala. Visitation was Friday, September 10, 2021, at the funeral home. Hardaway Funeral Services, York, directing.

James E. Scott
April 13, 1952 – September 12, 2021
Mr. James E. Scott of Demopolis entered into eternal rest September 12,2021 at Whitfield Regional Hospital, Demopolis. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.

Eugenia Smith
Ms. Eugenia Smith of Demopolis entered into eternal rest September 9,2021 at Whitfield Regional Hospital, Demopolis. Larkin and Scott Mortuary, LLC, entrusted with arrangements.
Cedric Donnell Walker, Jr.
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. Cedric Donnell Walker, Jr., 42, of Hiram, Ga., on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The home going celebration was Monday, September 13, 2021, at noon at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, 2463 Franconia Rd., Aliceville. The body lay in state in the church one hour prior to the service. Internment was in Mt. Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Marcus Wright, pastor of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Walker and Hughes families.

Raymond Douglas Walker, Jr.
It is with deepest sorrow that Lavender’s Funeral Service announces the passing of Mr. Raymond Douglas Walker, Jr., 45, of Hiram, Ga., on Saturday, September 4, 2021. The home going celebration was Monday, September 13, 2021, at noon at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, 2463 Franconia Rd., Aliceville. The body lay in state in the church one hour prior to the service. Internment was in Mt. Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Marcus Wright, pastor of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, was the eulogist. Lavender’s Funeral Service, Aliceville, 205-373-2420, directing.
Survivors are the Walker and Hughes families.
Boyce Williams, Sr.
Graveside service for Boyce Williams, Sr., 93, of Eutaw were 11 a.m. Saturday, September 11, 2021 at First Baptist Church Union Cemetery. Smith’s Mortuary Boligee, directing.