Roman Wood, a major at the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, has filed his letter of intent to run for the sheriff's position. Wood will run on the democratic ticket. There are currently two other candidates in the race. Ken Futch, a former captain at the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office, and James "Jimmy" Baggett, the Altha Police Chief, are both running with no party affiliation. Sheriff David Tatum announced this week he will not seek re-election.
Mar. 18: Christie McCormick, VOP
Mar. 19: Joshua Mantecon, violation of drivers license restrictions; Willie Smith II, possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), possession of l/t 20 grams of cannabis
Mar. 20: James Porter, aggravated fleeing and eluding, felony DWLSR, no motor vehicle registration, violation of conditional release; Willie Smith, violation of conditional release
Mar. 21: Brina Nicole Davis, VOP; Robert Paruro, VOP; Tommy Bailey, failure to appear; Gary Powell, possession of drug paraphernalia; Raymond Tucker, possession of drug paraphernalia
Mar. 23: Edward Young, neglect of a child
Mar. 24: Richard Smith, possession of meth, manufacture of meth; Roger Daniels, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, disorderly intoxication [Full Story »]
Mar. 12: Aziz Muhammad Abdullah, retail theft, dealing in stolen property
Mar. 13: Anna Marie Nichols, VOP; James Jeter, driving while license suspended or revoked; Jesse Wright, VOP; Ethan Goodman, armed burglary
Mar. 14: James Jeter, VOP
Mar. 15: Ricky McCune, VOP
Mar. 16: Laurie Ann Pegar, failure to appear
Mar. 17: Marlon Todd Willis, driving while license suspended or revoked (felony)
Mar. 9: Stephen Dawson, domestic battery; Savannah Mobley, poss. l/t 20 grams of marijuana, introduction of contraband
Mar. 10: Allen Starke, poss. l/t 20 grams of marijuana; Laramie Hayman, poss. l/t 20 grams of marijuana; Stacey Sims, holding for CCSO
Mar. 12: Tracy Jack Smith, county VOP
Mar. 13: Anna Nichols, housing for CCSO
Mar. 15: Kendra Ruies, hold for CCSO
Mar. 16: Ivan Wagoner, Jr., battery; Robert Tellier, holding for Bay Co.
Mar. 17: William B. Rudd, child abuse, violation of injunction, battery, resisting arrest with violence, county VOP
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Stacey Sims listed in last week’s Calhoun County Sheriff’s Log and this week’s Liberty County Sheriff’s Log is NOT Stacy Nichole Sims who is employed by the Calhoun County School System.
The above individuals were booked into the Calhoun or Liberty County Jail over the past week. Although they have been charged with a crime, they are considered innocent until proven guilty.
Eunice Lowery of Pensacola, Florida, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2012, in Pensacola at the age of 92.
Eunice lived in Pensacola for 44 years and resided in Hosford, Florida, for the last six months. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Travis Lowery; her parents, John and Zora (Phillips) Russell; her son, David Lowery; her brother, Thomas Russell; her sister, Clara Moore; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Survivors include two sons, James Lowery and his wife, Karen, of Hosford and Ben Lowery and his wife, Mary, of Pensacola; three daughters, Gwen Dick and her husband, Lester, of Mobile, Alabama, Brenda Hanselmann of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, and Mary Good and her husband, Mike, of Colorado Springs, Colorado; four brothers, J. W. Russell, Jr. of South Carolina, Horace Russell of Mobile, Harold Russell of Spanish Fort, Alabama, and Gene Russell of Mobile; a sister, Geraldine Whitson, of Mobile; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 20, in New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery in Fayette, Alabama. The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m., Monday, March 19 at Nelson Funeral Home in Fayette, Alabama. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial contributions to Covenant Hospice, 8383 North Davis Highway 3 North, Pensacola, Florida 32514 in memory of Eunice Lowery.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.