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Friday, Apr. 18, 2014
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Obituaries for April 18, 2014 (04/18/14)
Dr. Jim Donnell, beloved husband and father passed away peacefully from cancer on April 16 in Bells, TN at the age of 75, surrounded by his family and close friends. James Harold Donnell was born to J.R. and Lee Ellen Wesson Donnell, August 15, 1938 in Union City, TN. ...
Obituaries for April 17, 2014 (04/17/14)
James O. Bradshaw (Pete), 74 years old of Ridgely, TN, passed away on April 9, 2014. The funeral service will be held on April 18, 2014 at Ridgely Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation will be held at 11 A.M. on April 18 at Ridgely Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will follow the funeral at Citizens Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are being handled by H.H. Hudson Funeral Home...
Obituaries for April 16, 2014 (04/16/14)
James N. Cook, lifelong resident of Dyersburg died peacefully in his sleep at 5:00 AM on Saturday April 12, 2014 at the age of 100 [eleven weeks short of 101] -- He was born on June 30, 1913. He is survived by his wife of 75 years, SYBLE PAYNE COOK, one brother Amory L. Cook of Bremerton, WA, two sons, James L. ( Jimmy) Cook, class of '58, and Jack A. ( Jackie ) Cook, class of '65, five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren...
Obituaries for April 15, 2014 (04/15/14)
Nancy Ganier, 98, of Jackson formerly of Dyersburg, died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at her residence. She was born on January 31, 1916 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas to Lillian and James Haygood. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Ganier, Sr., her son, Dr. ...
Obituaries for April 13, 2014 (04/13/14)
Joe Albert Lewellyng, son of the late Albert Sydney Lewellyng and Vesper Lee (Traylor) Lewellyng, was born October 9, 1934 in Dyersburg, Tennessee and departed this life on April 5, 2014 at the age of 79 years. Joe married Mary Joan McComb on November 28, 1982 in Memphis, Tennessee...
Obituaries for April 11, 2014 (04/11/14)
Rodney Lynn Armstrong, 48, of Dyersburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at his residence. He was a former employee of the tool crib department with Briggs & Stratton and a former employee of World Color Press. Rodney was a graduate of Dyersburg State Community College and was a Mason and Shriner with the Newbern Lodge...
Obituaries for April 10, 2014 (04/10/14)
Rodney Lynn Armstrong, age 48 of Dyersburg, passed away on Wednesday at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Dyersburg Funeral Home. --- Billie Ann Dial, 83, of Ridgely, Tennessee died Tuesday at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center...
Obituaries for April 9, 2014 (04/09/14)
Mary Rebecca "Becky" Harris, 58, of Franklin, Tenn. died Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. Born Monday, August 15, 1955 in Sparta, Illinois, she was a homemaker, beloved daughter, wife, mother and sister who lovingly looked after her family and pets...
Obituaries for April 8, 2014 (04/08/14)
Jerry Jackson, 74, of Dyersburg, TN, passed away on Friday, April 4, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. After four months of battling Acute Myeloid Leukemia, he went home to be with the Lord. Jerry was born on August 9, 1939 in Nashville, TN, to Pauline Jackson Traughber and the late Robert Jackson. ...
Obituaries for April 6, 2014 (04/06/14)
Cindy Marie Parker, 55 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at her residence. Born Thursday, August 18, 1958 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Mack Henry and the late Alice Prince Henry. She was a homemaker...
Obituaries for April 4, 2014 (04/04/14)
Joe Thomas Johnson, 80, of Tigrett, died Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a domestic worker. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Tigrett with the Rev. Carl Hicks officiating. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for April 3, 2014 (04/03/14)
Carolyn Seratt Pate, 77, of Dyersburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Mr. Larry Fowlkes officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for April 2, 2014 (04/02/14)
Andrew Fowlkes Abbott, 50, of Dyersburg, passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at The Med in Memphis. He worked as an emergency maintenance employee for Tenaris. He was a member of Finley Baptist Church and an avid sportsman and hunter. Andrew had an applied science degree in electronics from R.E.T.S. in Louisville, KY. He was a member of the Boy Scouts and Order of the Arrow...
Obituaries for April 1, 2014 (04/01/14)
Kim Swafford McCarron, 48, of Galveston, Texas formerly of Dyersburg, Tennessee, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at John Sealy Hospital at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Born Nov. 22, 1965 , she was the daughter of the late Joe Swafford and the late Jerry A. Simmons...
Obituaries for March 30, 2014 (03/30/14)
Larry M. Cochran, 72 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Thursday, March 27, 2014, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Born Sunday, April 20, 1941 in Greenfield, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Howard Cochran and the late Marie Marsh Cochran...
Obituaries for March 28, 2014 (03/28/14)
William Carter Alexander, 66, of Dyersburg, passed away on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. He was a retired terminal manager for Parsec Railroad and a member of Church of God of Prophecy. Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. James Spivey and the Rev. Jerry Robbins officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for March 27, 2014 (03/27/14)
Bonnie Marie Housewright, 73, of Tupelo, MS, formerly of Dyersburg, passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Traceway Retirement Community-Gregory House in Tupelo, MS. She was born on December 19, 1940 at the family home place in Rogersville, TN to the late Ira and Clara Sellers. ...
Obituaries for March 26, 2014 (03/26/14)
Michael Lee Peery, 57 of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Monday, March 24, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-East in Memphis, Tennessee. Born Thursday, January 17, 1957, he was the son of the late Erskin Wilson "E.W." Peery and the late Mary Ann Gallahaire Peery...
Obituaries for March 25, 2014 (03/25/14)
Michael Wayne Dodson, 67, of Lenox, passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was retired from the maintenance department at Republic Builders and was a member of Lenox Fire Department for many years. Services will be at 1 p.m. today in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Jeremy Dodson officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for March 23, 2014 (03/23/14)
Finis L. "Lem" Flowers, 83, of Woodstock, Virginia, died Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Winchester Medical Center. Mr. Flowers was born in 1930, in Dyer County, Tennessee, the son of the late Everett G. and Oma Flowers. He was the owner and operator of Flowers Construction. Mr. Flowers was a builder, Masoner and farmer in Maryland and Tennessee. He was a member of Seventh-Day Adventist Church in New Market, Virginia...
Obituaries for March 21, 2014 (03/21/14)
Henry Eli Jordan Jr., 89, of Gates, TN died Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Jordan was active within the agriculture community as a landowner and partner in H.E. Jordan Farm Partnership with his two sons and President of Halls Gin Company. ...
Obituaries for March 20, 2014 (03/20/14)
Ora V. Bates, 95, of Henning, formerly of Dyersburg, died Sunday, March 16, 2014 at her residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at New Hope CME Church in Henning with the Rev. Joe Dowell officiating. Burial will be in Canfield Cemetery in Ripley. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...