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Obituaries: August 27 Edition

Stephen Michael “Tack” Hardman


Funeral service for Mr. Stephen Michael “Tack” Hardman, 69, of Alexander City, was Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Taylor officiated. Burial followed in the Smyrna Cemetery.

Mr. Hardman passed away on Saturday, August 21, 2021, at the Veteran’s Hospital in Birmingham. He was born on July 21, 1952, in Alexander City to Tom Frank Hardman and Mary Adele Dennis Hardman Thornton. Tack proudly served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged. In his younger days, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and being on the water. He also enjoyed making people laugh and watching old war movies. He worked on the assembly line at Madix for 17 years.

Tack is survived by his daughter, Kaci Hardman; granddaughter, Kynleigh Osbourne; brothers, Butch Hardman (Ruby), Dino Hardman and Billy Ray Wall (Rita); sisters, Debbie Pilgram (Michael), Nancy Phillips and Donna Green; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and other family members that were special to Mike.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Marie Hardman and Adele and Raymond Thornton; and brother, Tommy “Bull” Hardman.

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Radney Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


Angela Davis Mizzell


Funeral service for Mrs. Angela Davis Mizzell, 59, of Alexander City, was Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Dr. Harris Cook, Dr. Steve King and Dr. Skip Lowery officiated. Burial followed in the Tallasahatchie Baptist Church Cemetery in Sylacauga.

Mrs. Mizzell passed away on Sunday, August 22, 2021, at Russell Medical. She was born on November 17, 1961, in Sylacauga to Douglas Jack Lewis and Waynell Tinney Lewis. She was an active member of First Baptist Church. After graduating from Benjamin Russell High School, Angela attended Judson College and AUM, completing her Bachelor of Science and Master’s Degree in early childhood education. After graduating she began a career teaching in the Dothan City School System for 25 years. She retired to her hometown, Alexander City, where she shortly thereafter met her husband, Carey Lynn Mizzell. They were married June of 2012, and in 2015 they formed Eclectic Treasures, an antique and estate sale service which together they operated for the last 6 years. They served the greater Lake Martin area not only professionally, but personally, as well. Angela and Carey not only donated their time, but their financial resources, as well to numerous organizations, including COACH (Cancer Outreach and Community Hope) of Coosa County. More importantly, Angela was a devout Christian, sweet friend, loving daughter, and a devoted wife.

Angela was an active member of the local Collectors Club in Alexander City. She was a member of the Intentional Discipleship Bible Class at First Baptist Church. Her hobbies included traveling, antique collecting and taking care of animals. She was also an avid reader.

She is survived by her husband, Carey Mizzell; mother, Waynell Tinney Davis; daughters, Jennifer Sylestine (Patrick), Jordan Mizzell (John Lee); sister, Jama Davis Rogers (Bob); brother, D. Frank Davis (Ruth); great-aunt, Frances Murphree; and numerous dear friends and other family members.

She was preceded in death by her father, Douglas Jack Lewis; daddy, Dudley James Davis; grandparents, Hester and Leonard Tinney, Cora and Cecil Reynolds, Ruth and H.C. Lewis; and

aunt, Alva Lois Wilson.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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