Obituaries



John Oscar Hanley, Jr.

John Oscar Hanley, Jr., age 74, of Northport, passed away August 7, 2018 at DCH Regional Medical Center. The graveside service was 2:30 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at Montevallo National Cemetery with Northport Funeral & Cremations directing. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, John O. Hanley, Sr. and Louise Williams Hanley.

Survivors include his wife, Lynn Powell Hanley of Northport; daughter, Candice Greene (Troy) of Dickson, Tenn.; sister, Jackie Hanley Henson (Dennis) of Casper, Wyo.; brother, Daniel P. Hanley (Suzanne) of Livingston;. grandchildren, Michael P. Briggs and Ryan S. Greene of Dickson, Tenn.; nieces, Wendy Conner (Kenneth), Christine Aspesi (Scott), Catherine Scarborough and Staci Hill (Mark); and nephews, Allen Smith (Jaysa), Doug Hanley (Coley), Clay Hanley (Dani) and Joshua Henson.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Catholic Social Services or VA-MH RRTP, Tuscaloosa.

Tarlton  McCarl “Sonny” Kelsaw

Mr. Tarlton  McCarl “Sonny” Kelsaw, 68 of Panola, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018 in Aliceville. Visitation was Friday, August 10, 2018 from 4-5:30 p.m. at Lavender’s Funeral Service. The home going celebration was Saturday, August 11, 2018, 10 a.m. in the James and Lola Lavender Memorial Chapel of Lavender’s Funeral Service, 11233 Hwy. 17 S., Aliceville. Internment was in Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery, 1255 Warsaw Parkway 85, Panola. Rev. Daisybelle Thomas Quinney was the mistress of ceremony. Rev. Lawayne Custard, Jr., pastor of St. Mary Church of God, Panola, Alabama officiated.  Lavender’s Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.

Survivors are the Kelsaw and Binion families.