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2013-01-17 / Obituaries


Van Buren McHaney, 74, of Thomasville died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at Mobile Infirmary. He was born Nov. 13, 1938 in Nettlesboro. He was a mechanic with Clarke County Commissioners and a U. S. Navy Veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy J. McHaney of Thomasville; two daughters, Teresa (Gary) Smith and Kim (Jason) Harvell, both of Thomasville; two brothers, Jack McHaney of Fulton and Jim Hudson of Syrene; sister, Mae Carol Hill of Grove Hill; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were Monday, Jan. 14 at Salem Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Harvey Hutto officiating and O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers were Gary Smith, Jason Harvell, Ryan Weatherly, Mike McHaney, Derek Smith and Matt Smith. Honorary pallbearer was Mark McHaney.

Condolences may be offered at obryantchapelfh.com.

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