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Local News For Tuesday, March, 15th, 2022

Good morning y’all, and now a little news to get you up and going. weather-wise, rain chances will increase as we move into Tuesday with the best coverage moving in after the lunch hour. It won’t rain much during the first part of the day, but rain will become likely late Tuesday afternoon and evening into Tuesday night

Now your Daily arrest report brought to you by Trenter Bail Bonding, locked up, need to get out, call Jeff, or Jimmy at 334-864-5559. From Chambers County, Chambers County Sheriff's Office reports the following:

Brandy Lynn Brewer, 29, of Opelika Failure to Appear - Trafficking in Methamphetamine Failure to Appear - Use/Possess Drug Paraphernalia

From Lanett, Lanett Police report the following incidents:

1. Theft 2nd reported in the 1000 Blk S Gilmer Ave.

2. Harassing Communications reported in the 600 Blk N 14th Ct.

3. Burglary 3rd, Theft 4th reported in the 1000 Blk S Gilmer Ave.

From Valley

Taylor Moyie Whitney, 27 of Georgia

Assault 3rd Degree

Lonnie Wayne Nolen, 54 of Valley


Valley Police also reported the following incidents:

100 Block of Sportsplex Drive

Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree

6100 Block of Fairfax Bypass

Identity Theft

1000 Block of County Rd 388

Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle

and now Obituary's brought to you by Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home, providing dignified service since 1900.

Johnson-Brown announces the passing of Mr. David (Buddy) Henry Lane age 73, of Valley, Alabama passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022, at his home. A memorial service will be held at Langdale United Methodist Church in Valley, Alabama on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. EDT. The Reverend Tim Alexander officiated. His family will be receiving friends at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 A.M. EDT until 11:00 A.M. EDT.

Mr. Lane is survived by his wife, Rita Redden Lane, his children, David Joseph (Tracie) Lane, Sr., of Salem, Alabama; his daughter, Lisa Lane (Wayne) Fitzgerald of Sharpsburg, Georgia; five grandchildren, Elisabeth Spradlin, Riley Spradlin, Laney Fitzgerald, Madison Lane, David Joseph Lane, Jr.; one brother, Billy Joe (Sharon) Lane of Milton, Florida; one sister, Susan (Bob) Winkler of Huntsville, Alabama; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Lane was preceded in death by his parents, Evelyn Vinson Lane and Henry Howell Lane.

Mr. Lane was born on December 4, 1948, in Eastaboga, Alabama. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Mr. Lane retired from Georgia-Alabama Supply Company in 2010 with 36 years of employment. He was a member of Langdale United Methodist Church for over 50 years. He was a member of the ACTS Sunday School Class and had served on the Board of Trustees, Staff Parish Relations, the Administrative Board, Men on a Mission, the Soup Kitchen, and the Bread Basket. He also served in many areas of the Central Alabama Emmaus Community. He was a volunteer coach for many years for the Valley Recreation in baseball, softball, and basketball.

He was a devoted husband, father, and Papa.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made in his memory to the Langdale United Methodist, Alabama Children’s Home or Chattahoochee Hospice.

Please visit his Memorial Tribute page at to leave a kind message for his family, share a memory of Buddy, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Valley Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Johnson-Brown also announces the passing of Mr. Frank Hugh Daniel, 84, a resident of Valley, AL and the Shawmut community died Sunday, March 13, 2022 at his residence.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM EST Thursday, March 17, 2022 at Ridge Road Baptist Church with Rev. Stephen McClain officiating. Burial will be follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Lanett. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 – 8:00 PM EST at the church.

Survivors include his children, Roy (Betty Joyce) Daniel, Harold (Sherry) Daniel, Lorene Daniel, Debra Daniel, & Ronald (Melissa) Daniel; seven grandchildren, Lou (Jody) Buckner, Chad (Ashley) Daniel, Patti (William) Jones, Josh (Megan) Daniel, Shannon (Aaron) Hester, Lauren Daniel, & Michael Brewer; 12 great-grandchildren, Hailey Buckner, Jacob Daniel Luke Daniel, Noah Daniel, Jana Daniel, Dillion Smith, Logan Smith, Alexis Rowe, Brooklyn McArdle, Skylar Hester, Starlet Hester, & Amber Hester.

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Amos & Mary Etta Daniel, his wife, Lavada Daniel, son, Charlie Daniel, and grandsons, Patrick Prestridge & Brad Daniel.

Mr. Daniel was born on May 6, 1937, in Chambers County, Alabama. He worked for West Point Pepperell. He served in the Alabama National Guard from 1954 to 1962. He was a member and Deacon at Ridge Road Baptist Church.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Ridge Road Baptist Church Playground Fund.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley, AL Directing

and finally, Johnson-Brown announces the passing of Mrs. Kim Alford, age 59, of Auburn, Alabama passed away on Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at her residence.

She was born on July 12th, 1962 in West Point, Georgia to the late Archie and Joyce Spears.

Mrs. Alford is survived by her husband, Walter L. Alford; son, Michael L. (Hope) Spears; grandchildren, Zakia R. Spears, Tay L. Spears, and Kaleb Spears; brothers, Lynn (Gail) Holley and Mark Spears.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Tiny Spears; and her sister, Ellen Pilkington.

Mrs. Alford was of the Nazarene faith. She had the prettiest blue eyes and a great sense of humor. She loved her grandchildren.

A memorial service was held on Monday, March 14th, 2022 at 2:00 PM (EST) at the Lanett First Church of the Nazarene.

Please visit Mrs. Alford’s Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for her family, to share a memory of Mrs. Alford, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

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