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Obituaries for January 23, 2014 (01/23/15)
Donald Ray Burkhead, 74, of Dyersburg, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. He was retired from the street department for the City of Dyersburg and a member of South Fork Baptist Church. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at South Fork Baptist Church with the Rev. John Wayne Fowler officiating. Burial will be in South Fork Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Obituaries for January 22, 2014 (01/22/15)
Mr. Don Franklin Sweatt, 75, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at his residence. He was born November 6, 1939 to the late Hubert Sweatt and Ida Mae Biggers Sweatt. He was an owner/operator truck driver, a welder and a pipe fitter. He was an Air Force Veteran and a 3rd Degree Mason...
Obituaries for January 21, 2014 (01/21/15)
Esther M. Combs, 95 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Sunday, January 18, 2015, at Regional Hospital of Jackson in Jackson, Tennessee. Born Saturday, April 12, 1919 in Alcorn County, Mississippi. She was the daughter of the late T. A. Childers and the late Ninnie Owen Childers...
Obituaries for January 20, 2014 (01/20/15)
Pastor Jim Anderson, 76, of Great Falls, passed away at a care facility in Lewistown, MT. A memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 23, 2015 at Hillcrest Lawn Chapel. Schnider Funeral Home is handling arrangements. James Anderson was born April 12, 1938 in Dyersburg, TN, the son of George and Mamie Willow Anderson. Jim had been recruited by the St. Louis Cardinals when he was young, but had enlisted in the United States Air Force when he was 17...
Obituaries for January 18, 2014 (01/18/15)
J.R. McGuire, age 91 of Dyersburg, passed away on Friday at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Dyersburg Funeral Home. --- Joyce McLaughlin, 82, of Dyersburg passed away on Thursday at Jackson Madison County General Hospital...
Obituaries for January 16, 2014 (01/16/15)
Frederick Lynn Lucas, age 56 of Dyersburg, TN died Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by McCreight Funeral Home -- www.mccreightfuneralhome.com...
Obituaries for January 15, 2014 (01/15/15)
Emma Frances Brimm Lemons, 78 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at her home in Newbern, Tennessee. Born Saturday, July 4, 1936 in Dyer County, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Jerry Odell Brimm and the late Mary Virginia Lee Anderson...
Obituaries for January 14, 2014 (01/14/15)
Tim Asbridge, 55, of Trimble, Tennessee died on Monday, January 12, 2015, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Born Wednesday, April 29, 1959, in Union City, Tennessee. He was the son of the late John S. Asbridge and the late Edith Thomas Asbridge...
Obituaries for January 13, 2014 (01/13/15)
Opal Blalock, 89, of Dyersburg, passed away on Sunday, JANUARY 11, 2015 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Prospect Church of Jesus Christ. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Blake Barber officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for January 11, 2014 (01/11/15)
Katherine Jean Bolton, 78, passed away Saturday, January 10, 2015, at her residence. She was a waitress and factory worker. She attended First Christian Church in Dyersburg. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Dyersburg Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be at Palestine Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for January 9, 2014 (01/09/15)
Daisy Mae Bevis, 84 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at Dyersburg Health and Rehabilitation Center in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Born Tuesday, August 26, 1930 in Bogota, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Frank Canada and the late Pearle Thedford Canada...
Obituaries for January 8, 2014 (01/08/15)
Mrs. Lamerle Coleman age 85 of Newbern, TN died Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. McCreight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangement. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 8, 2015 time 11:00 a.m. until time of funeral service. ...
Obituaries for January 7, 2014 (01/07/15)
Mrs. Lamerle Coleman age 85 of Newbern, TN died Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. McCreight Funeral Home is in charge of arrangement. Visitation will be held Thursday, January 8, 2015 time 11:00 a.m. until time of funeral service. ...
Obituaries for January 6, 2014 (01/06/15)
Mike Lewis, 61, of Newbern, died Sunday, January 4, 2015 at his residence. He was born August 5, 1953 to the late Sammy and Rachel Alice Cannon Lewis. He was disabled and a former truck driver. He is survived by his wife of 43 years Lottie Lewis of Newbern; 1 daughter Melissa Keeling (James) of Newbern; 1 sister Becky Rose of Dyersburg; 2 brothers Sammy Lewis (Paula) of Ft. Myers, FL, Donnie Lewis (Vickie) of Newbern; and 1 granddaughter Megan Keeling of Newbern...
Obituaries for January 4, 2014 (01/04/15)
Virginia Baker, 88, of Dyersburg, passed away on Friday, January 2, 2015 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and served 39 years as a Pink Lady Volunteer at Parkview Hospital and Methodist Hospital. Mrs. Baker was a member and deacon of Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was a member of Keenagers and Lydia Circle...
Obituaries for January 2, 2014 (01/02/15)
G. E. "Gene" Beasley, 88 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Wednesday, December 31, 2014, at Tennessee Veterans Home in Humboldt, Tennessee. Born Saturday, January 23, 1926, he was the son of the late E. F. Beasley and the late Myrtle Jacobs Beasley. Mr. Beasley was a farmer, member of Emmanus Baptist Church and was a Veteran of the United States Armed Forces...
Obituaries for December 31, 2014 (12/31/14)
Launa F. Hilliard, 84, of Dyersburg died Monday, December 29, 2014 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She was born June 21, 1930 to the late David Cornelius and Helen Opal Slaughter Luckett. She was retired from Colonial Rubber and a member of Oak Grove Church of Christ. After retirement, she owned and operated Mama's Childcare...
Obituaries for December 30, 2014 (12/30/14)
Eddie Osburn Lee, 59, of Dyersburg, passed away on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired production planner for Colonial Rubber Works, where he worked for 35 years. Eddie had many interests, which included: Carpentry, toy making, avid reader, a love for travel and an avid fisherman in the Chic bottoms. His one wish was to go to Daytona Beach, FL for one last sunrise...
Obituaries for December 28, 2014 (12/28/14)
Raymond R. Ballard, 82 of Trimble, Tennessee died on Wednesday, December 24, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Union City, Tennessee. Born Monday, November 14, 1932, he was the son of the late Jake Ballard and the late Eunice Lee Webb Ballard. Mr. Ballard was the owner of Ballard Tile which he started in 1954, a United States Army Veteran, a fifty-year member of the Pearl Masonic Lodge # 200 where he had served as Past Master, member of the American Legion and a Baptist...