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Obituaries from November 2007

Obituaries for Nov. 29, 2007 (11/29/07)
Virginia "Dale" Wiggins Flowers, 61, of Dyersburg, formerly of Halls, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007 in Jackson. She was a retired employee of G.E. Sylvania and a member of East Dyersburg United Methodist Church. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Bethesda Methodist Church in Halls. Burial will be in Thurmond Cemetery in Halls. Halls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 28, 2007 (11/28/07)
Virginia "Polly" Seaton, 85, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2007 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired employee of J.C. Penny after 39 years, a member of Junction Church of God, and served as church treasurer for many years. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenny Chessor officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 27, 2007 (11/27/07)
Randy Hughes, 59, of Finley, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007 at his residence. He was an operating engineer for Oil and Gas Pipeline, a member of International Union of Operating Engineers-Local 112 and a member of Finley Baptist Church. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Charles Halliburton officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 26, 2007 (11/26/07)
Polly Owen, 91, of Newbern, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2007 at Wesley Care Center in Dyersburg. She was retired as a teacher for the Dyer County School System at Bogota, a member of Newbern First United Methodist Church, former member of the Dyer County Retired Teachers Association, former member of Dyersburg Woman's Club and a graduate of Union University...
Obituaries for Nov. 25, 2007 (11/24/07)
Bobby Atkins, 59, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2007 at his residence. He was minister of music for Hillcrest Baptist Church for 31 years and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church, West Tennessee Baptist Men's Chorale and Tennessee Baptist Men's Chorale...
Obituaries for Nov. 23, 2007 (11/23/07)
Billy Ray Owen, 69, of Shawtown Community, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007 at his residence. He was a retired employee of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company after 25 years, a member of Cobbs Chapel United Methodist church, A U.S. Army veteran, a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign War, a Mason in the Crystal Tyre Lodge No. 587, Woodmen of the World Hornbeak Lodge No. 196, the S.O.A.R. Goodyear Retirees and an avid card player...
Obituaries for Nov. 21, 2007 (11/21/07)
Judge Wilford Parks, 89, of Tiptonville, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2007 at his residence. He was a farmer, a member of Tiptonville Church of Christ, U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II serving in the European Theatre, Lake County Trustee from 1946-1954, County Judge from 1968-1981. ...
Obituaries for Nov. 20, 2007 (11/20/07)
Billy F. Moore, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired employee of Colonial Rubber, a lifetime member of VFW and a World War II veteran. Services will be at 2 p.m. today in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Koonce officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for Nov. 19, 2007 (11/19/07)
Susan Wray Susan Wray, 62, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007 at her residence. She was a homemaker, a former substitute teacher and former volunteer for Dyersburg City and Dyer County Schools PTO. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Carl Mills officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 18, 2007 (11/18/07)
Darren Mitchell Bennett, 42, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2007 at his residence. He was an insurance salesman, a member of West Dyersburg Church of Christ and a graduate of Freed-Hardeman University. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Chamblee officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for Nov. 16, 2007 (11/18/07)
Erma Harper, 99, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007 at Oakwood Community Living Center. She was a retired cafeteria manager for Dyer County School System, a member of Parr Avenue Church of Christ, former cafeteria manager for First Citizens National Bank and a member of Dyer County Home Demonstration Club...
Obituaries for Nov. 15, 2007 (11/15/07)
Jerry Wayne Barnes, 53, of Ridgely, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. He was a nuclear reactor operator, a 1972 Lake County High School graduate, received a certificate in nuclear skills-related training from Memphis State University, was a member of Ridgely First Baptist Church and Moose Lodge...
Obituaries for Nov. 14, 2007 (11/14/07)
J.W. "Scrub" Davis, 86, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2007 at his residence. He was a retired signal maintainer for Illinois Central Railroad, a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church, the Keenagers Group, Ashburn Sunday School Class, Dyersburg Moose Lodge, Brotherhood of Railway Signalmen, a Navy veteran of World War II, a avid coon hunter and member of Coon Hunters Association and was know as the goat man...
Obituaries for Nov. 13, 2007 (11/13/07)
Worth M. Blackburn, 88, of Ridgely, died Nov. 3, 2007. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Wynnburg Baptist Church. --- Ret. Chief Master Sgt. Curry Thomas Hendren, 77, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007 at Covenant Care Center in O'Fallon, Ill...
Obituaries for Nov. 12, 2007 (11/12/07)
Larry Brewer, 71, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007 at his residence. He was a retired electronics technician and a former staff sergeant in the Air Force. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Carl Mills officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for Nov. 11, 2007 (11/12/07)
Ruth Wells, 91, of Finley, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2007 at Oakwood Community Living Center. She was a retired teacher's assistant and a member of Finley Baptist Church. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg with the Rev. Charles Halliburton officiating...
Obituaries for Nov. 9, 2007 (11/09/07)
Vernelle "Nell" Ashley, 94, of Newbern, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007 at her residence. She was a homemaker, a member of Newbern First Baptist Church, Berean Sunday School and spent two years at Fisher Aircraft in Memphis building B25. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Danny Klutts officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Newbern...
Obituaries for Nov. 8, 2007 (11/08/07)
Katherine S. Conyers, 80, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. She was a retired dress-shop manager, a member of Dyersburg Chamber of Commerce, Dyersburg Regional Medical Center Medical Auxiliary, Dyersburg Women's Club, Good Earth Garden Club and First United Methodist Church...
Obituaries for Nov. 7, 2007 (11/07/07)
Jerry Don Moore, 63, of Obion, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2007 at Henry County Medical Center. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion with the Rev. Leonard Ballinger officiating. Burial will be in Mount Moriah Cemetery in Obion...
Obituaries for Nov. 6, 2007 (11/06/07)
Worth Morgan Blackburn, 88, of Versailles, Ky,., died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007 in Ridgely. He was a retired ordinance inspector for the federal government with tours of duty in Turkey, French Morocco and Tennessee. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home in Versailles. Burial will be in Versailles Cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 5, 2007 (11/05/07)
Jimmy Hopper, 58, of Tiptonville, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2007 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired employee of the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, a Marine Corps veteran and a member of Keystone Church of God...
Obituaries for Nov. 4, 2007 (11/04/07)
Dot Hurd, 78, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2007 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was retired as office manager for the Dyer County Court Clerk's office, office manager for the Dyer County Fair Association, longtime employee of Bogota Gin Company, worked at the Dyer County Health Department, was an avid bowler and antique dealer known as "The Lamp Lady."...
Obituaries for Nov. 2, 2007 (11/02/07)
Elma Grace Arterbridge, 81, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Buck Chapel Church in Maury City with the Rev. Joe Lewis officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 1, 2007 (11/01/07)
William Frank Brown, 78, of Jackson, died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2007 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Baptist Church in Brownsville. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at noon-6 p.m. Friday at Currie's Funeral Home in Henning...