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PAGE 6 THE FLORALA NEWS- WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 llli00l 00,,ll l, Jl,,C00,llll'l00k.00 Meetings CANEY CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH Wednesday Adult Sunday School 7 p.m. way 147 (Webster Lane) invites everyone to attend Caney Creek Baptist Church, welcomes you to services: Sunday school 9:45 a.m.; worship service join them Sunday morning at 10 a.m. for Sunday LOCKHART BAPTIST CHURCH ,11:00 a.m.; women's ministries 5:30 p.m.; evening school, 11 a.m. worship service, 5 p.m. evening ser- Lockhart Baptist Church located on Highway 55 worship 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Bible study 7 p.m. vice/Wednesday service 6 p.m. Located Hwy. 2 West in Lockhart cordially invites you to worship. Sunday Pastor is Rev. Ronald Sexton. DeFuniak Springs, FL. Pastor is Michael Randall. school 9:45 a.m., morning worship 11 a.m. disciple- ship training 5 p.m., evening worship 6 p.m. Wednes- RED OAK BAPTIST CHILDREN'S HOME ASSEMBLY day prayer services 6:30 p.m. and AWANA 6 p.m. Red Oak Baptist congregation invite the public to Children's Home Assembly of God Church invites Rev. John Bryan is pastor, worship. Sunday School 10 a.m., worship service 11 all to join for Wednesday night prayer service 7-8 a.m., evening worship 5 p.m., and Wednesday ser- p.m., Community Bible Study each Thursday eve- NEW HARMONY BAPTIST CHURCH vice 7 p.m. The church is located at 13667 AL Hwy. ning from 7-8 p.m., and Sunday morning worship, New Harmony Baptist Church will host the Dyess 55, Florala. 11 a:m. The church is located at 6974 Co. Hwy. 147 Family during their Fifth Sunday Night Sing on Au- West, Laurel Hill, FL. Call for additional information gust 31 at 6 p.m. This is a multi-church event and SIXTH AVENUE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH 850-834-5199. everyone is invited. A pot luck supper follows the The members of.Sixth Avenue Missionary Baptist evening worship. Bring a favorite casserole dish and Church invites all to attend. Rev. Edwin Stallworth, CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST OF FLORALA enjoy the great food and fellowship. The concert is Pastor. Services 'are as follows: Sunday school The Church of God In Christ of Florala invites you free however a love offering will be taken. 9:45 AM; Worship Service: 2nd and 4th Sundays at to worship every Tuesday 7 p.m. for prayer service The church is located at 2281 County Highway 11 AM; Bible Study Wednesdays 7p.m. Located at and Bible study. Sunday school 9:30 am. Morning 2A. 22507 Sixth Avenue between 7th and 8th Streets. worship 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome and invited to Church phone 334-858-8432. For further information attend all services. Pastor, Elder. J.C. Rodgers. NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH call 858-5330. Pastor LaDon Moore and the congregation of New EMMANUEL APOSTOLIC CHURCH Hope Baptist Church would like to invite the entire ST. JOHN MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH Emmanuel Apostolic Church, 1815 Ninth Street, surrounding communities to the church. It is located Members of St. John Missionary Baptist Church Florala invites all to worship. Service times are Sun- between Florala and Opp off of Hwy. 331. Go north where Rev. A.D. Bell Jr. has been pastor for 31 years day 10:30 a.m; Wednesday 7 p.m.; Youth service first from Florala approximately 10 miles, turn left on New invite you to worship each Sunday. Sunday school and third Friday 7 p.m. Sunday School and nursing Hope Rd. (CR 20), 1 mile on'left. 9:45 a.m., 11 a.m. regular order of service. Wednes- on Sunday mornings. Call (334) 493-7489, for information. Sunday day Bible class 7 p.m. 2nd Sunday after Sunday School at 10 a.m. and Morning Worship at 11 a.m., School there is a series of bible classes (subject: FAITH DELIVERANCE APOSTOLIC CHURCH Sunday 5 p.m. The Apostle. Doctrine). (3rd Sunday regular order of Pastor Belcher and the Faith Deliverance Apos- service) (4) Sunday morning after Sundays School a tolic Church family invites you to come and worship PAXTON ASSEMBLY OF GOD the Lord with them in spirit and in truth. (St. John Paxton Assembly of God, located at 676 Co. High- see CHUROHpage 7 4:23- 24). Sunday - 9:45 a.m. prayer, Sunday school - 10 a.m., morning service - 11:15 a.m., 2nd Sunday night - 6 p.m., Wednesday Bible class -' 7 p.m. and O p  t1  1 llp   1 ) children's church - 7 p.m. Bishop Nathaniel Belcher is pastor. The church is located at 28 Kickapoo Street, Lockhart, AL. For more information call the church at (334) 858-7328 or home phone at 858-7203. FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD  YZ BESS Lorette; daughters, Renee H. Martin (Gary, their First AssemblyofGod services are Sunday school YZ Bess, age 81, of Florala passed away on children, Lori, Justin and Kari), Lisa Carr (her 9:45 a.m., Children's Church 10:45 a.m., morning September 16, 2014. He children, Ryan and AJ), and Kristi L. Harrison worship 10:45 a.m., and evening worship at 6 p.m. was born February 16, (her children, Haley, Tyler, Alissa and Kody); sib- Teenchoir/dramapracticeisheldMondayat6:30p.m. 1933 in Andalusia to As- lings, Furman Harrison (Wanda), Opal Bridges Wednesday Bible Study 6:30 p.m. along with Teens ton Bess and Etta John- (Dan), Jerry Harrison (Linda) and Joyce Luman On Track, Kids For Christ and Adult Bible Study. Joy son Bess. YZ worked at (Sonny); and many nieces and nephews. Fellowship last Tuesday night of each month at 6 p.m Franklin Ferguson In- Visitation was held at Pensacola Memorial Gar- Nursery provided. Pastor is Brother Ray Bundy. Ev- dustries in Florala as a dens Funeral Home Thursday, September 25. A eryone welcomed and invited to attend all services, supervisor for over 50 committal service followed at 2:30 p.m. in Florala ,S Anyone who needs a ride, call 858-6357/858-6435. years. He enjoyed fish- at the Greenwood Cemetery with Military Hon- ing, going to the beach, ors. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH and doing mechanical The family offers their heart felt thank you to Pastor Mike McVay and members of First Baptist work on cars and trucks. Dr. John Sullivan at Baptist Hospital and to the Church in Laurel Hill, FL invite all to attend Home- Nothing was mbre im-, staff at Joyce Goldenberg Inpatient Hospice Resi- coming services on October 12. portant to YZ than his family. He loved spending dence. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., morning service 11 time with his wife, sons, grandchildren and great- a.m. Lunch following morning service. Guest speak- grandchildren. He loved being 'GrandPa YZ". His JIMMIE PELHAM er will be Rev. Mark McClard. The Workmen Quartet faith in Jesus Christ sustained him and his fam- Jimmie Pelham age 78, of Florala passed away of Pensacol a, FL will sing at 5 p.m. The church is located at 3972 2nd Avenue in Lau- ' ily as he bravely fought many health issues. He September 22, 2014. He was born in Covington tel Hill. fought the good fight. He finished the race. He kept County on April 15, 1936 to Dean Pelham and the faith. He was preceded in death by sons, Dan- Lilly Jones Pelham. Jimmie worked for over 28 FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH ny Franklin and Keith Stewart; granddaughter, years for Fairchild and Hiller in Crestview as an The members of First Lutheran Church warmly in- Chasity Franklin; father'Aston Bess; mother Etta aircraft sheet metal mechanic. In his spare time vite you to worship Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Then stay for Johnson Bess. he loved to hunt for and collect Indian arrowheads. refreshments and Adult Bible Study and children's Survivors include beloved wife of 57 years, Bob- He enjoyed playing his guitar and singing. Jimmie Sunday School. Pastor, Reverend James Yonkers, bie Schofield Bess of Florala; son, Terry Franklin loved Alabama football and its rich traditions and speaks from the Gospel each Sunday of Jesus' love and wife, Debbie, of Florala; grandchildren, Tara enjoyed sharing that love with family and friends. for each of us. Known throughout the community as a Hadley, Amanda Franklin, Holly Wise and Jamie Nothing was more important to him than his fam- friendly and serving church that welcomes newcom- Stevens; great-grandchildren, Kyle and Laken fly. Jimmie cherished the times he spent with his ers. The church is located on Route 331 very near Hadley, Halley Williams, Bryson and Brittnay wife, Frankie and his children and especially his the Florida line (24213 5th Avenue) in Florala. Call Wise, Emily and Elyse Stevens. ' grand- and great-grandchildren. He loved being 334-858-3515 for more specific directions. Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, their their "Paw Paw". His faith in Jesus Christ September 18 from Evans Funeral Home with Ray sustained him as he battled many health issues. FLORALA BIBLE METHODIST CHURCH Bundy and Milford Adams officiating. Interment He fought the good fight. He kept the faith. He fin- Florala Bible Methodist Church located at Chris- followed in Greenwood Cemetery. ished the race. He was preceded in death by son, tian Life Village. Services 9:30 a.m. Sunday School; Join in remembering YZ Bess by visiting the Frank Pelham; granddaughter, Chasity Franklin; 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship; 6 p.m. Evening ser- memorial at Through father, Dean Pelham; mother, Lilly JonesPelham; vice and 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer meeting. Phone this site, visitors may share thoughts and fond sisters, Louise Robertson and Judy Wilcox; and 850-834-2984. Pastor is Rev. Joe Christian. memories with the family, brother, Noah Pelham. Survivors include beloved wife of 58 years, GATEWAY BAPTIST CHURCH MAX C. HARRISON Frankie Jo Bowman Pelham; daughter, Debbie Pastor Long and the members of Gateway Bap- Max C. Harrison, 78 of Pensacola, FL, passed Franklin and husband, Terry, of Florala; sons, Ed- tist Church, extend a warm invitation to worship with them in a friendly atmosphere each Sunday. Sun- away Saturday, September 20, 2014. dieand Chris Pelham, bothofFlorala, CletePelham day School 10 a.m. Preaching 11 a.m and 6 p.m. Mr. Harrison was a and wife, Tonya, of Andalusia, AL; grandchildren, Wednesday evening prayer and Bible Study at 7 p.m. native of Florala and has Tara and Amanda Franklin, Nicole Wilkerson, They are located on Highway 331 two blocks North resided in the Pensacola Vikki, Lori, Chris Jr, Reagan and Sera Pelham, of Main Street. Call Pastor Long at 706-400-8770 for area for the past 38 years, great-grandchildren, Hailey Williams, Jenifer and additional information. Max was retired from the Halley Bagby, Eli and Aaron Pelham, Mallori Tay- U.S. Army having served lor, Kyle and Laken Hadley; sisters, Kay Williams LAKEWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH during the Vietnam War. and husband, Larry, and Nadean Hagler; brother, Pastor Wendell Ard and congregation would like He loved playing golf, Johnny and wife, Reba, Pelham. for you to join them in worship at Lakewood Bap- coaching softball and was Services will be held lla.m. Wednesday, Sep- tist Church, 696 Stateline Road. Sunday Children's an avid Alabama fan. tember 24 from Evans Funeral Home with Fred Church 10:30 a.m., Sunday school 10:30 a.m., "ROLL TIDE" Kelly officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour before morning worship 10:30 a.m., evening service 7 p.m., Preceding Max in services. death are his parents, Join in remembering Jimmie Pelham by visit- Frank and Lolie G. Hat- ing the memorial at rison, and sister, Pansy Through this site, visitors may share thoughts and Davis. fond memories with the family. Survivors include his loving wife of 55 years, WARREN BARNARD MARTIN Warren t3arnard Martin of Florala passed away ".l'an' OU September 12, 2014 at his residence. He was born July 4, 1939. The family of Bernard Martin would like t Survivors include his wife, Lafiorah Bowden express our appreciation for the kindness shown Martin; son, Scott Martin Haggard; sister, Jo by so many during the sickness and death of our Ann Greene; grandchildren, Cody (Danielle) Mar- loved one. tin, Chelsea Cheynne Martin and Harley Martin; Phone calls, flowers, food, visits and prayers great-grandchildren, Luke Martin, Joni Isabella have meant so much to us. Tanner, Jadah and Aliyah Strickland; and nieces, We will always remember this kindness. Jennifer Phillips and Dafni Greene. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Thank you, September ,15 from Wyatt Funeral Home Chapel Lanorah and family with burial in the New Hope Cemetery. Jo Anti and family Memorials may be made to the New Hope Cem- etery Fund, Opp, AL.