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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Obituaries for July 30, 2014 (07/30/14)
Elsie Willie Mae Lee Taylor, 87, began rejoicing in the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Born on October 8, 1926, in Reliance, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Reverend William LaFayette Lee and Martha (Mattie) Forrester Lee...
Obituaries for July 29, 2014 (07/29/14)
Erma Stewart Humphrey, 81, of Dyersburg, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at her residence. She was an active member of the West Dyersburg Church of Christ and a retired school teacher who touched the lives of her students. Her husband adored her, her children called her blessed, and her grandchildren idolized her. She was happiest when she was doing for others. Her family and friends referred to her as "Sweet Erma". Many will miss her continuous smile and positive attitude...
Obituaries for July 27, 2014 (07/27/14)
George Willie Yarbro, 92, of Dyersburg, passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired farmer and dairyman. He was a member of East Dyersburg United Methodist Church, where he served as a Sunday School Teacher, choir member and was the Sunday School Superintendent. Mr. George was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII and received the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster...
Obituaries for July 25, 2014 (07/25/14)
Paul Huffstutter Jr., 36, of Knoxville, formerly of Newbern, and West Memphis, Ark. passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014. He served as a member of the U.S. Coast Guard. Paul was a graduate of the University of Tennessee Martin with a Bachelor's degree in Finance...
Obituaries for July 24, 2014 (07/24/14)
Robert Arterbridge Jr., 63, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 in Dyersburg. He was a member of Williams Chapel Church, a member of the Male Chorus, former president of the usher board and a trustee of the church. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Williams Chapel Church in Friendship with the Rev. George Smith and the Rev. Lynnwood Reed officiating. Burial will be in Poston Grove Cemetery in Maury City. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for July 23, 2014 (07/23/14)
Alma Faye Seratt, 92, of Dyersburg, died Monday, July 21, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Funeral services are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home.
Obituaries for July 22, 2014 (07/22/14)
Susie Mungene Jetton Hardy, 89, of Dyersburg, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Palestine United Methodist Church. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. John Lowrance officiating. Burial will be in Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery...
Obituaries for July 20, 2014 (07/20/14)
Phyllis Keating Fowlkes, 70 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Friday, July 18, 2014, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Born Friday, June 23, 1944 in Hornersville, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Curtis Keating and the late Edna Slaughter Keating...
Obituaries for July 18, 2014 (07/18/14)
Dr. Alvin C. Rose, 69, passed away on July 15, 2014, at Christian Care of Cheatham County in Ashland City, TN. He was born in Dyersburg, Tennessee, to Alvin C. and Hattie Frances Hendren Rose. Dr. Rose was an educator for the Cheatham County Schools for 41 years, serving as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and secondary supervisor; minister of three churches: Sycamore Chapel Church of Christ, Cheap Hill Church of Christ and Ashland City Church of Christ.
Obituaries for July 17, 2014 (07/17/14)
Polly Henson Atwell, 86, of Dyersburg died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at her residence. She was a member of the Evansville Baptist Church. Funeral services for Mrs. Atwell will be 10:00 am Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Curry Funeral Home with Brother Danny Griffin officiating. Interment will follow in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for July 16, 2014 (07/16/14)
Myla Pritchett Ellis, 91, of Dyersburg, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the Highlands of Dyersburg Health & Rehab. She was a homemaker and a member of Oak Grove Church of Christ. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today at Dyer County Memorial Gardens with Mr. Carl Mills officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Obituaries for July 15, 2014 (07/15/14)
Charles Taylor Corum, 91, of Dyersburg, passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at his residence following a lengthy illness. Raised by his maternal aunt, Lula Welborn and his grandfather, Harris Taylor, Charles worked for many years at the downtown Western Auto Store. ...
Obituaries for July 13, 2014 (07/13/14)
Judith "Judy" Robinson Underwood, 71, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, July 12, 2014 at her residence. Born January 27, 1943 to Jack and Flossie Thurman Robinson, she was a past member of the F.C.E. Club and the Crochet Guild. She was known for her beautiful crocheting...
Obituaries for July 11, 2014 (07/11/14)
Ms. Asilee (Kitty) Mallard, age 99, died at Crestwood Medical Center in Huntsville, Alabama on Wednesday, July 9, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Dyersburg Funeral Home, 420 U.S. 51, Dyersburg, Tennessee. Burial will be in Rehoboth Cemetery...
Obituaries for July 10, 2014 (07/10/14)
Rev. Guy F. Merryman, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, July 8, 2014 at his residence. He was owner of Guy's Barber Shop and pastor of Calvary Hill Baptist Church. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Dimple Merryman; three daughters, Ernestine Merryman, Liz Reagan and Shelby Merryman; three grandchildren, Tabetha McBroom, James Reagan and Susan Merryman; and a great-grandchild, Bradley McBroom...
Obituaries for July 9, 2014 (07/09/14)
Peggy Sue Wright Bateman, 78, of Dyersburg, passed away on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at her residence. She was a homemaker and a member of Volunteer Baptist Church. Ms. Bateman was a devoted mother and grandmother. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Southside Baptist Church with Bro. Loren Stephens officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Obituaries for July 8, 2014 (07/08/14)
James L. Champion, Jr., 64 of Trimble, Tennessee died on Sunday, July 6, 2014, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Born Tuesday, September 27, 1949 in Newbern, Tennessee, he was the son of the late James L. Champion, Sr. and the late Eveline Curtis Champion. He was a member of the Trimble Assembly Of God Church and a retired truck driver for Big Binder...
Obituaries for July 6, 2014 (07/06/14)
Charles Dwight Biggers (The Shoebox Man), 70, of Dyersburg, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at his residence. He was a retired self-employed truck driver. He was a member and Sunday School Teacher at McCullough Chapel Baptist Church and a 1961 graduate of Dyersburg High School...
Obituaries for July 3, 2014 (07/03/14)
Richard A. Hallum, Sr. age 82 of Dyersburg passed away on Wednesday at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Dyersburg Funeral Home. --- Charles Turner Lock, age 96, passed away July 2, 2014...
Obituaries for July 2, 2014 (07/02/14)
Glenn B. Holt, 102, of Mayfield, KY formerly of Finley, died Monday, June 30, 2014 at Green Acres Health Care in Mayfield, KY. Glenn was born in Henry County, Tennessee on July 5, 1911 to Clyde and Bessie Burton. She was valedictorian of her Nauvoo High School graduating class, an active member of Richwood's Methodist Church (Finley United Methodist Church) and also Finley Home Demonstration Club where she won many blue ribbons at the Dyer County Fair in cooking and canning divisions. ...
Obituaries for July 1, 2014 (07/01/14)
Trace Jensen Strawn, infant son of Regina Jones and Tracy Strawn died on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Graveside services for Trace Jensen Strawn will be 10:30 AM. ,Tuesday at Dyer County Memorial Gardens...