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Obituaries – May 7 Edition

Margaret Ann Dunham


Funeral service for Mrs. Margaret Ann Dunham, 80, of Wetumpka, was Thursday, May 6, 2021, at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Smyrna Cemetery.

Mrs. Dunham passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021, at her residence. She was born on July 3, 1940, in Lions, La., to Ulric Michel and Sidonie Oubre Michel. Mrs. Dunham was a proud Cajun with a firecracker personality. She was a social butterfly and loved to be around people, and you always knew where you stood with her. She enjoyed cooking, especially Cajun food, and sewing was a favorite hobby. She loved life and plenty of company and making a home for all her loved ones.

She is survived by her children, Calvin Livingston Jr. of Goodwater, Jody Livingston of Kellyton, Gina Powell (Ronnie) of Alexander City, Connie Rollins (Timothy) of Wetumpka, and Barry Livingston of Rockford; grandchildren, Trisha Livingston (Terry), Melissa Livingston (Samuel), William Livingston, Pamela Rollins, and Hunter Rollins; a host of great-grandchildren; and brother, Roger Michel of New Orleans.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wilbur Dunham; and three sisters and four brothers.

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Radney Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Jean S. Hayes


Funeral service for Mrs. Jean S. Hayes, 86, of Kellyton, was Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at the Kellyton Baptist Church. Bro. Jeff Hardy and Bro. Vern Ogle officiated. Burial followed in the Kellyton Memory Garden.

Mrs. Hayes passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021, at Chapman Healthcare Center. She was born on December 20, 1934, in Randolph County to Otis Davis Shivers and Eva Alberta McGill Shivers. She was a member of Kellyton Baptist Church. Jean was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed making others laugh, taking trips with her family and collecting tea pots. Her collection of over 900 tea pots earned her the nickname of “Tea Pot Lady.”

She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Fuller (Greg) of Alexander City, Ronda J. Porch (Mack) of Jacksons Gap, Donna Whaley Baker of Jacksons Gap; grandchildren, Joey Fuller (Kathryn), Heather Forbus (Jeremy), Shane Patterson (Mona), Selina Patterson, Andy Patterson (Paige), Marty Porch (Diane), Michelle Shanahan (Brian),Woody Trimble III (Karen); sister, Shirley Haynes (John); great-grandchildren, Madison Fuller, Connor Fuller, Toby Forbus, Carley Forbus, Brady Forbus, Zach Patterson, Damion Patterson, Dustin Smith, David Tankersley, Cameron Patterson, Paden Thornton (Avery), Craig Porch, Jordan Shanahan, Paisley Shanahan, Kyle Trimble, Cade Trimble, and Devin Patterson; great-great-grandchildren, Halem Patterson and Ava Thornton; and sister-in-law, Rebecca Shivers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, John Junior Whaley; husband, Clifford D. Hayes; sisters, Ann Whitehead and Faye Funderburk; and brothers, Clyde, Dige, Gladstone, and Otis D. Shivers Jr.

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Radney Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

All visitations and services will be held in compliance with the mandated rules from Alabama Department of Public Health.

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