James Richard Henderson Sr.

James Richard Henderson Sr., age 78, a resident of Coffee Springs, Alabama, was called home to his Lord and Savior, January 10, 2021 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Niceville, Florida. Jim was born in Washington, D.C., to the late Claude Lawrence and Della Mae Henderson.    A very kind and gentle man to all he…

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Local EMS worker charged with possession of child pornography

On Tuesday, January 12, the Covington County Sheriff’s Office Investigations Division arrested Lance Chandler Hundley, 22, of Andalusia, for Possession of Obscene Matter Containing Visual Depiction of Persons Under 17 Years of Age(child pornography). The investigation began in November 2020, through  a collaborative effort with The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program. ICAC is a…

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Henry Robert Finedore, IV

Henry Robert Finedore, IV, age 27, of Opp, Alabama, passed away on January 7, 2021. Henry was born October 22, 1993, and is the son of Henry Robert (Bobby) Finedore, III, of Opp, Alabama. He was preceded in death by his mother, Cheryl Presley Caraway; his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Presley; his paternal…

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Henry Earl Mixon

Henry Earl Mixon of Geneva, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. He was 72 years old. Graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 8, 2021 at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Rev. Terry Mills officiating and Warren Holloway Ward Funeral Home of Geneva directing. The family received friends at the funeral…

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Boncile Robbins Galloway

Mrs. Boncile Robbins Galloway, age 102, of Opp, Alabama passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 in Opp Health and Rehab. Mrs. Galloway is survived by her sister, Helen Robbins Bailey; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Elwood Galloway; parents, Minnie Hudson Robbins and Alto Robbins; sisters and…

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Frederick C. Hamic, Sr.

Judge Frederick C. Hamic, Sr. of Samson, Alabama passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Wiregrass Medical Center in Geneva, Alabama.   Fred was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on August 7, 1945 to the late William (Bill) Hamic and Bernice Ledford Hamic. He was very proud to say he was raised in the little town…

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Doris Elizabeth Wicks

Mrs. Doris Elizabeth Wicks was born in 1926 to Perry and Alma Scofield. She was one of nine brothers and sisters. She was married to, and preceded in death, by Charles R. Wicks. Doris, Dot as she was often called, enjoyed a colorful and happy life, living to the age of 94. Doris passed away…

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Dorothy Jacobs Jones

Mrs. Dorothy Jacobs Jones, age 94, of Opp, Alabama passed away at her home Friday, January 1, 2021. Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband, Earl Jones; sons and daughters-in-law, Gary Jones and Debbie, and Len Jones and Lisa; daughter and son-in-law, Susan Pyles and William; sisters, Dollie Moore and Annie “Boots” Kribs; grandchildren, William…

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Former Probate Judge Fred Hamic loses battle to COVID-19

Former Geneva County Probate Judge Fred Hamic passed away at 1:30 am on January 6, due to complications from COVID-19. He was in Wiregrass Medical Center at the time of death. Hamic served in Geneva County politics for 18 years. He retired as probate judge in Jan. 2019.  

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Alie Hendrickson

Alie Hendrickson of Kinston passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. She was 79. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, January 4, 2021, in the chapel of Pittman Funeral Home in Samson with Rev. Dewey Elmore, officiating. Burial will follow at Travelers Rest Cemetery with Pittman Funeral Home of Samson, directing.…

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