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Obituaries for Wed., Nov. 18, 2015, edition

Harold Duane Craft

East Brewton

 

Harold Duane Craft, 31, of East Brewton, passed away suddenly on Fri., Nov. 13, 2015.

Funeral services were held on Tues., Nov. 17, at 10 a.m., at Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. Bryan Garrett and Dr. Michael Watts officiating. Interment followed in Green Acres Cemetery, with Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing.

He was a native of Alabama and life long resident of Escambia County. He was a 2003 graduate of W. S. Neal High School, attended Reid State Technical School, a member of Cedar Hill Baptist Church, a machinist by trade, and an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by his parents, Tom and Janice McRea Craft of Brewton; his wife, Dana McKenzie Craft of East Brewton; two godsons, Jaxson and Kayson Bartlett; his maternal grandmother, Lillie Mae McRae of Brewton; several uncles, aunts, cousins, and many friends.

Condolences may be sent and obituaries can be read at williamsmemorialchapel.com.

 

Frances Marilyn White Garrett

Pensacola, Fla.

 

Frances  Marilyn White Garrett, 69, of Pensacola, passed away Fri., Nov. 13, 2015, after a brief illness.

Funeral services were held on Mon., Nov. 16, at 2 p.m. at Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. John Lambeth officiating. Interment followed in Damascus Cemetery, with Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing.

She was a native of Brewton and a long time resident of Pensacola. She was a W.S. Neal graduate, a Navy Federal employee, and of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Bobby Garrett of Pensacola; brother, Benny (Elaine) White of Brewton; sister, Christine Jordan of Ft. Walton, Fla.; grandson, Jason Roland Wells of Pensacola; and a great granddaughter, Aubri Wells.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Daisy Bell White; son, Roland Wells; husband, Roland Wells Sr.; two brothers, Johnny Mack and James White and a sister, Flora Belle Howard.

Condolences may be sent and obituaries can be read at williamsmemorialchapel.com.

 

Donna R. Cataldo

Gulf Shores

 

Donna R. Cataldo, 70, a native of Pittsburgh, Penn., and a resident of Gulf Shores, passed away on Sat., Nov. 14, 2015.

A celebration of Donna’s life was held on Tues., Nov. 17, at 1 p.m. at the chapel of Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home in Foley.

She is survived by her husband, Ken Cataldo of Gulf Shores; two daughters, Amy (Chuck) Bush of Oakdale, Penn., and Pam (Robert) Philyaw of Brewton; two sons, Joseph Oravitz of Reidsville, N.C. and Anthony (Latisha) Cataldo of Washington D.C.; two  sisters, Judy Fetters of Baltimore, Md., and Libby (Chuck) Modispatcher of Pittsburgh, Penn.; one brother, Robert Rydzynski of Tucson, Ariz.; 18 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; other relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Wounded Warrior Project in the name of Donna Cataldo.

Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home of Foley was in charge of arrangements.

 

Wanda Faye Roberson

Brewton

 

Wanda Faye Roberson, 61, of Brewton, passed away Tues. Nov. 10, 2015, at her residence after a brief illness.

She was a native and long time resident of Brewton.

Memorial Services are scheduled for Thurs., Nov. 19, at The Calvary Mennonite Church at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Mark Regher officiating and Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Brewton directing.

She attended Calvary Mennonite Church and was a 1972 graduate of W.S. Neal High School. She was a home health care aide and a Homemaker.

She is survived by her two sons, Jeffery Grantham of Pace, Fla. and Michael Roberson of Brewton; daughter, Patti Qualls of East Brewton; brother, John Ivey Roberson of Brewton; sister, Lana Kendricks of Owassa; three grandchildren and one step-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Pete Howell; and mother, Kitty Nelson.

Condolences may be sent and obituaries can be read at williamsmemorialchapel.com.