Thursday, June 22, 2006, Obituaries

Published 12:00 am Monday, July 3, 2006

Mattie Lois O'Bryant Youngblood

Services for Mattie Lois O'Bryant Youngblood, (Madear), 81, will be held at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Banks, AL on Thursday, June 22, 2006 @ 1:00 p.m. with Dr. L. C. McMillian, Pastor,


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Burial will be at Antioch Churchyard Cemetery under the direction of George F. Grubbs Funeral Home.

Mrs. Youngblood was born on December 14, 1924 to the late John and Margie O'Bryant.

At an early age she confessed Christ and joined Macedonia Baptist Church, where she later was united in holy matrimony to the late Ollie Youngblood. Mrs. Mattie Youngblood then moved her membership to Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, where she remained a faithful member until she departed this life on June 16, 2006. She was called home to be united with her husband, four brothers, six sisters, and two granddaughters.

Mattie leaves to her loving memory, six children: Mary L. Youngblood, Ruby M. Youngblood, Willie C. (Flora) Youngblood, and Jim Youngblood, all of Fort Walton Beach, FL; Robert Youngblood and Peggy Youngblood, both of Troy AL; and one

sister-in-law, Rosie Mae O'Bryant of Knoxville, TN; twenty grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren, two great, great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, friends, and a special and devoted cousin, Ruby L. Wynn.

Frances Rebecca Enzor (Hilla)

There will be a memorial service for Frances Rebecca Enzor (Hilla) at First United Methodist Church of Troy on Saturday, June 24, 2006, at 10:30 a.m.

She was born in Troy on South Three Notch Street on April 11, 1912. Her father was Henry Enzor and her mother was Nonie Rebecca Murphree (Enzor), both descendants of the Enzor and Murphree families who were original settlers in Pike County. Her aunts and uncle were well known in Troy.

Her uncle, Lane Enzor, was the second president of Troy Bank & Trust Co.; her aunt, Mary Enzor Bynum, taught history at Troy State for many years and her other aunt, Frankie Enzor, taught history at Ensley High School in Birmingham, When Ms. Enzor passed away Aug. 10, 2005, she was the last surviving member of her branch of the Enzor family tree.

She was survived by her only child, William C. Rozell, Jr., who will b conducting the memorial service on behalf of her surviving nieces and nephews. All of the family will be pleased to have anyone in Troy attend. Anyone who is in the audience will be given a chance to speak.