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Obituaries July 1, 2003

Exie Mae Little

Services for Exie Mae Little, 82, of Troy, who died Sunday, June, 29, 2003, at Jackson Hospital will be at 11 a.m. July 1 at the Chapel of Dillard Funeral Home with Minister Floyd Nobles and Minister Phillip McCollough officiating.

Burial will be in the Antioch Church of Christ Cemetery in Shelhorn under the direction of Dillard Funeral Home.

Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, June 30, 2003.

Mrs. Little was preceded in death by 2 husbands: James hardy Pittman and Louie Little and two sons James Lee Pittman and Nelson Pittman Survivors include a daughter Brenda and her husband Jerry Hooks, a son Richard and his wife Joan Pittman of Troy, seven Grandchildren, 11 Great-grandchildren, a sister Ethal Baum of Grady, four stepchildren L.J. Little, Nina Faye Hughes, Joanne Sanders, Lannell Grant of Troy.

The family request memorials are made to the Antioch Church of Christ Cemetery Fund.

Pallbearers will be Tim Caterett, Chad Jordan, James Jordan, Stanley Henderson, Max Spivey and Jack Walters.

William Gurski

Services for William Gurski, 56, of Roeton Community, who died Saturday June, 28, 2003, at Edge Regional Medical Center, will be at 2 p.m., Tuesday, July 1 at Dillard Funeral Home Chapel in Brundidge with the Rev. Joe Underwood officiating.

Visitation is from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1.

Mr. Gurski was survived by his wife Carole Pettit Gurski of Roeton, children: Jerry Wesley Gurski of Savannah, Ga. and Mary (Giggie) Gurski of Ariton. His mother Laura Gurski of New Jersey, Brother James (Joan) Gurski of New Jersey, Clif and Brooks Marsh, Jacob, Nicole, and Caroline Gurski, Amanda Vickers.

Karen C. Troutt

Services for Karen C. Troutt, 58, of Sandoval, Ill., who died June 29, 2003, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 2 at Salem Assembly of God, with Ministers Johnny Troutt and Don Wallace officiating.

Burial will be in the Sandoval Cemetery in Sandoval, Ill. under the direction of Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home.

Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 1 at Rogers-Atkins Funeral Home.

Mrs. Troutt was born July 12, 1944, in Kankakee, Ill., the daughter of Haskell Paul

and Opal (Small) Ferguson.

Mrs. Troutt was preceded in death by her mother Opal (Small) Ferguson. Survivors include her husband Johnny Troutt, two sons and wives John Darin and Suzanne Troutt, Orlando, Fla; Eric Dean and Amy Troutt, Mt. Vernon, Ill.; one daughter and husband Robin LaRel and Brett Davis, Centralia, Ill.; one brother Don Ferguson and wife Bobby.

Mrs. Troutt's Husband Johnny Troutt was the former pastor at First Assembly of God Church in Troy.

The family request memorials be made to Salem Assembly of God.

Sheila Joyce Chancellor

Sheila Joyce Chancellor 59, of Troy was born November 19, 1943, the daughter of Fostine and Grady Parrish in Florala, Ala. She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include: two daughters Angela Conner of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and Tracy Conner of Easley, S.C.; one son Derek Conner; Grandchildren: Lisa Piasecki, Nicole Piasecki, Brittany Michelle Conner; Crystal Conner Melanie Conner, Alan Conner and two step-sisters.