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Obituaries for the week of August 5, 2018
Mable W. Eicher Mable W. Eicher, age 82 of Atmore, Ala., passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 in Bay Minette, Ala. She was born in Bratt, Fla. to the late Walter and Lillie Mae Faircloth West. She worked at B.C. Moore’s in Atmore for many years and later retired. She was a member of New Home United Pentecostal Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; one infant son…
Obituaries for the week of July 29, 2018
Jacqueline Lee “Jackie” Minor Sellers Mrs. Jacqueline Lee “Jackie” Minor Sellers, age 87, passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018 in Atmore, Ala. She was a native of Lafayette, Ind. and has resided in Atmore since 1973. She was a member of Easter Star 50 + years and Brooks Memorial Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Roy L. and Marcia A. Minor; two sisters, Lucile…
 New Healthcare Facility Process and Management Transition Begins for Atmore Community Hospital
The following press release was issued Friday morning, July 27, by the Escambia County Healthcare Authority and the Atmore Community Hospital Board.  Atmore, AL – The Escambia County Healthcare Authority and the Atmore Community Hospital Board is pleased to announce that after much input from community leaders, consultants and others, a decision has been made to begin the initial process for pursuing a new healthcare facility for the Atmore Community.…
New hospital planned
ACH opts out of Infirmary management agreement By DON FLETCHER News Staff Writer Atmore Community Hospital Board and Escambia County Healthcare Authority have exercised a contractual option and will soon end their joint management agreement with Infirmary Health. According to a July 18 letter issued jointly by ECHA Chair Ruth Harrell and ACHB Chair Nancy Lowery and addressed to hospital staff and physicians, the contract with Infirmary provides for a…
Obituaries for the week of July 22, 2018
David Dewayne Barnett Mr. David Dewayne Barnett, age 58, of Atmore, Ala., passed away Sunday July 15, 2018 in Atmore. He was born in Atmore to the Kenneth and Nancy Jones Barnett. He was a pharmacist with Walmart. He was a graduate of Auburn University. He attended Grace Fellowship. He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Barnett. Mr. Barnett is survived by his wife, Denean Everette Barnett; his mother,…