Obituaries, week of June 12, 2024

Carolyn B. Morris


Mrs. Carolyn B. Morris, age 91, of Atmore, Ala. passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2024 in Bay Minette, Ala.  She was born in Birmingham, Ala. to Clarence Busenlehner and Kathryne Eckhoff Busenlehner. She was the owner of Word of God Book Store. She participated in prison ministry and volunteered as a Pink Lady at Atmore Community Hospital.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Elbert (Eb) Morris and her siblings, Gloria Smith and Joyce Bolden.

Mrs. Morris is survived by her children, Cathy (Matt) Bowman, Tom (Susan) Morris and Tracy Morris; her grandchildren, David Mock, Dominic (Brenda) Mock, Tracy (Travis) Paul, Christopher (Aseni) Morris, Alexandra Morris, Logan Morris, Danielle Morris, Theresa Mock and Amber Mock; her great-grandchildren, Kelton Wooten, Brandy Wooten, Clover Shook and Harper Morris; her great-great- grandchildren, Knox Ramer and Josie Belle Wooten; her siblings, Johnny (Susan) Busenlehner, Walter (Cottie) Busenlehner and Buddy Busenlehner.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 9, 2024 at 10 a.m. at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Fred Brummet and Bro. Timothy Wetzel officiating. Interment will follow in Mothershed Cemetery in Atmore.

Active pallbearers will be David Mock, Dominic Mock, Kelton Wooten, Logan Morris and Christopher Morris.

The family will receive friends Saturday, June 8, 2024 from 4:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

Charles Allen Peacock

Mr. Charles Allen Peacock, age 72, of Atmore, Ala. passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2024 in Pensacola, Fla. He was born in Atmore to Ray Edward Peacock and Evelyn Mayo Peacock.  He was a Sheetrock Installer most of his life. He was an avid Alabama Fan and loved to fish and race cars.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his siblings, Diane Johnson and Archie Peacock.

Mr. Peacock is survived by his wife of fifty years, Gwenda Suzanne Summers Peacock; his son, Willis (Meredith) Peacock of Wetumka, Ala.; his daughters, Angela Peacock of East Brewton, Ala. and Samantha Peacock (Nicolas Vanree) of Poarch, Ala.; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Friday, June 7, 2024 at 2 p.m. at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

Infant Maylin Marie Sims

Infant Maylin Marie Sims, age 2 1/2 months, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2024 in Brewton, Ala. She was a very happy baby, “Smiley” that was very loved by everyone.

Baby Maylin is survived by her parents, Cameron Sims and Abbie Hockett of Castleberry, Ala.; grandparents, Gail Pettis of Castleberry, Michelle Hockett of and Tabitha Sims, both of Brewton; two sisters, Harper Quinn Sims and Willow Ashton Sims both of Castleberry; and other relatives.

The family will receive friends Saturday, June 8, 2024 from 1:30 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m. at Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes, LLC. with Bro. Curt Stidham officiating.

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes, LLC in charge of all arrangements. Atmore, Ala.