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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Obituaries for May 4, 2016 (05/04/16)
Jessie Virginia Jones, 86, of Dyersburg, died Friday, April 29, 2016 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Born February 27, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Jessie James Valentine and Maggie Lou Vestal Valentine. She was a member of the Independent Free Holiness Church of Dyersburg; a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the church; and a member of the Disabled American Veterans auxiliary...
Obituaries for May 3, 2016 (05/03/16)
William Asa "Bill" Dean Jr., age 91, of Dyersburg, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Dean was the retired owner of Dean's Radio & TV Sales & Service. He was a World War II veteran in the U.S. Army and retired as a Captain in the National Guard. Later he became an amateur HAM Radio Operator. He was active in the Dyer Baptist Association and attended Springhill Baptist Church and was also a dedicated member of Gideon's International...
Obituaries for May 1, 2016 (05/01/16)
Janice Nelda Bentley, 73, of Halls, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016 at her residence. She was retired from the knitting department at Dyersburg Fabrics. Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerrell Dawson officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for April 29, 2016 (04/29/16)
Charlie F. Caldwell was born March 22, 1936 to the late Charlie F. Caldwell and Julia Fowlkes Caldwell of Dyersburg, Tn. He departed this life April 21, 2016, at Reelfoot Manor in Tiptonville Mr. Caldwell joined Womack Temple CME Church at an early age. He was a faithful member until his health failed...
Obituaries for April 28, 2016 (04/28/16)
Cleo "Toby" Lay, 85, of Bogota, died Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at Tennova Healthcare -- Dyersburg Regional. Born August 30, 1930, he was the son of the late Dan and Myrtle Eaton Lay. He was a prominent farmer in the Bogota community and a dedicated member of the Calvary Chapel Baptist Church. Toby loved sharing his farming experiences, especially with the younger generation...
Obituaries for April 27, 2016 (04/27/16)
Marvin E. Bradford, 85 of Trimble, Tennessee died on Monday, April 25, 2016, at his residence in Trimble, Tennessee. Born Tuesday, November 17, 1930 in Newbern, Tennessee, he was the son of the late John Wesley Bradford and the late Emma Pearl Albritton Bradford. ...
Obituaries for April 26, 2016 (04/26/16)
Linda W. Hilliard, 74 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Friday, April 22, 2016, at Cane Creek Health & Rehabilitation Center in Martin, Tennessee. Born Monday, April 28, 1941 in Newbern, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Grady Winchester and the late Aileen Robbins Winchester. She was a retired pre-school teacher with Dyersburg First United Methodist Church and member of Center United Methodist Church...
Obituaries for April 24, 2016 (04/24/16)
Frances Lois Britton, 68, of Dyersburg, TN died Thursday, April 21st at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home. --- Fostina Howard, age 81 of Ridgely, passed away on Friday at Tennova Healthcare Dyersburg Regional...
Obituaries for April 22, 2016 (04/22/16)
Dottie Duke, 54 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, in Miston, Tennessee. Born Wednesday, August 2, 1961 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Homer Leroy Duke and Dorothy L. Hardin Duke. Funeral services will be 5:00 PM on Friday, April 22, 2016 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Rev. Carmon Dennison officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home...
Obituaries for April 21, 2016 (04/21/16)
Thomas Earl "Tommy" Boatright, 52, of Dyersburg, TN died Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at The Highlands of Dyersburg. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2016 at Curry Funeral Home. --- Dottie D. Duke, 54, of Miston, Tennessee, died Wednesday at her residence...
Obituaries for April 20, 2016 (04/20/16)
Mary Evelyn Peevyhouse Akers, 67 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Monday, April 18, 2016, at Tennova Healthcare-Dyersburg Regional in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Born Friday, August 27, 1948, in Newbern, Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late Charles Edward Peevyhouse and the late Martha Evelyn Davidson Peevyhouse. She was a 1966 graduate of Newbern High School, 1981 graduate of Dyersburg State Community College, a member of Fairview Baptist Church and a retired employee of Foodrite...
Obituaries for April 19, 2016 (04/19/16)
Sadie Alford McKelvey Degraffenreid, 81 of Trimble, Tennessee died on Thursday, April 14, 2016, at Baptist Hospital in Union City, Tennessee. Born Friday, September 21, 1934 in Newbern, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Alford and the late Myrtle Haley Alford. She was a homemaker...
Obituaries for April 17, 2016 (04/17/16)
Angela Marie Glidewell, 67, of Tiptonville, passed away on Friday at Tennova Healthcare Dyersburg Regional. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Lake Memorial Gardens in Tiptonville. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Obituaries for April 15, 2016 (04/15/16)
Richard Kelly Carroll, 65, of Dyersburg, passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at his residence. He was a disabled Army Veteran serving in Korea during the Vietnam War. Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Calvin Smith officiating. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery...
Obituaries for April 14, 2016 (04/14/16)
Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Louise Austin, 86, will be held Friday April 15, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at the Friendship Funeral Home with Bro. Charlie Halliburton officiating with burial to follow in the Bellevernon Cemetery. Mrs. Austin died Tuesday April 12, 2016 at the Dyersburg Regional Medical Center...
Obituaries for April 13, 2016 (04/13/16)
No obituaries were reported.
Obituaries for April 12, 2016 (04/12/16)
Shirley Ann Beecham, 80, of Dyersburg, passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. She was a retired supervisor at Heckethorn Manufacturing and was a Client Service Professional for H&R Block in Dyersburg. Ms. Beecham was also a member of Finley Pentecostal Church...
Obituaries for April 10, 2016 (04/10/16)
Jon Eric Weldon, 28, of Dyersburg, Tennessee, died Thursday, April 7, 2016. He was an employee of Sara Lee. Services will be 11:00 AM on Sunday, April 10, 2016 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Rev. Julian Huey officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, April 9, 2016 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home...
Obituaries for April 8, 2016 (04/08/16)
W.T. "Ed" Patterson, 77, of Hornbeak, passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Mr. Patterson was a farmer. He also was a Baptist. Services for Mr. Patterson will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Independent Baptist Church with the Rev. Carl Southerland officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Obituaries for April 7, 2016 (04/07/16)
Sammy Rogers, 64, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital -- Memphis. Born March 17, 1952, he was the son of the late Billy Gene, Sr. and Doris Carpenter Rogers. He was President, co-owner and operator of Billy Rogers Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. ...
Obituaries for April 6, 2016 (04/06/16)
Lillie B. Hollis, 92, of Dyersburg, passed away on Monday, April 4, 2016 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. She was a retired custodian at Jennie Walker Dyersburg City School. Ms. Hollis was a member of the First Assembly of God Church, where she worked in the nursery from 1975-1990...
Obituaries for April 5, 2016 (04/05/16)
Steve Ashley, 58, of Ridgely, passed away on Friday, April 1, 2016 at The Bridge of Ridgely. He was a certified truck driver and was injured on the job and had to retire. Steve grew up in Illinois, but moved to Tennessee in 1990. He served in the U.S. Army as an M.P. He also attended Elgin Illinois Schools...