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Local News For Wednesday, September 21st, 2022

Good morning y’all, and now a little news to get you up and going. weather-wise, a hot day is on tap with highs well into the 90s before heat relief comes our way for the end of the workweek. Plenty of sun for our Wednesday with highs between 92 and 96 degrees.

Now your Daily arrest report is 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:

1. Evan Barraza, 27, Waverly, FTA Hunting Without License, FTA Illegal Arms Migratory Birds

2. Donshell Askew, 54, Lanett, Grand Jury Indictments for Felony DUI and Criminal Mischief 2nd

3. Antonio Nelson, 25, Roanoke, Possession Controlled Substance, Possession Marijuana 2nd, Possession Drug Paraphernalia

From Lanett

Irvin Jeremiah Moss, age 33 of Lanett, AL was charged with Failure to Appear for Possession of Marijuana and Carrying a Pistol Without a Permit and Failing to Appear-Traffic for Speeding

Jimmy Blakes, age 33 of Lanett, AL was charged with 2 counts of Failing to Appear-Traffic for Tinted Windows and Failure to Wear Safety Belt

Rene Lakendra Broome, age 23 of Lagrange, GA was charged with Failure to Appear for Assault 3rd

Latavious Lamont Washington, age 29 of Failing to Appear-Traffic for DUI-Alcohol

Ricky Ray Matthew Maddox, age 30 of Lanett, AL was charged with Failure to Appear for Harassment

Olin Kobe Robertson, age 19 of Cusseta, AL was charged with Failure to Appear for Attempting to Elude and Theft of Property 4th

Lanett Police also reported the following incidents:

Theft of Property 1st was reported in the 1400 block of N 2nd Ave.

Harassing Communications was reported in the 1400 block of 63rd Ave. SW.

Identity Theft was reported in the 2500 block of 18th Ave. SW.

Theft of Property 4th was reported in the 600 block of S 1st Ave.

Nothing to report from Valley at this time

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

Johnson Brown announces the passing of the following:

Mrs. Robin Lynn Abercrombie Fuller, 59, of Lanett, AL died Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at the East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika.

Services will be announced by the family at a later date.

Visit to sign the online guest book or light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley, AL in charge of arrangements.

Davis Memorial Mortuary announces the passing of Mr. Rufus Williams, a resident of Hogansville, GA., and native of West Point, GA, who passed away on Monday, September 19, 2022, at Oak View Nursing Home, Waverly Hall, GA.

Graveside Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Hillcrest Cemetery, Country Club Road, Lanett, AL with Rev. Anthony Hixson, Eulogist. Davis Memorial Mortuary of Valley directing.

Public Viewing is scheduled for Friday, September 23, 2022, from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. (EST) at Davis Memorial Mortuary Chapel, 305 W. F. Burns Drive, Valley, AL 36854.

Vines Funeral Home announces the passing of the following:

Mr. Malcolm Bernard Clark, 59, Wadley, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2022, at Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama, Wedowee. Funeral arrangements are pending.

Mrs. Virginia McKinley, 79, of Roanoke, passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at Knollwood Baptist Retirement Center, Roanoke. Funeral arrangements are pending.

Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home announces the passing of the following:

Mr. James C. Hill, Jr, 71 of Lanett, AL passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022.

Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at 11:30 AM EST at Essie J. Handy Memorial Cemetery in LaFayette, AL, with Rev. Kanisha Billingsley and Rev. James S. Hill, Officiating.

Mr. Hill leaves cherished memories with his two sons, Rodriguez Montae Hill (Wanda Hill) of Lawrenceville, GA, and James S. Hill (Jasmin Hill) of Atlanta, GA, and his daughter, Kanisha Billingsley (Chris Davis) of Lawrenceville, GA, his brother, Donald Taylor of LaFayette, AL, his sister, LaElla Davis (Pete Broome) of LaFayette, AL, a special friend, Mary Davis of Lanett, AL, his grandchildren: Cierra Hill, Kayla Hill, and Ashanti Hill, all of Lawrenceville, GA, Joshua Hill and Jaden Hill, both of Atlanta, GA, and Imani Grace Billingsley Davis of Lawrenceville, GA, nieces: Lolita Hardnett (Ray Charles) of LaFayette, AL, Sophia Jones (Clady) of Birmingham, AL, Danella Taylor of LaGrange, GA and Valarie Dawson (Byron) of Lanett, AL, nephews: Bernard Taylor (Tronsa Taylor) of Louisville, KY, Kenneth Taylor and Craig Taylor (Angela), both of LaGrange, GA, a host of beloved cousins, great-nieces, great-nephews, and a community of friends.

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