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Obituaries from January 2008

Obituaries for Jan. 31, 2008 (01/31/08)
Ruth Evelyn Reasons, 72, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Services were at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Clyde Thompson officiating. Burial was in Dyer County Memorial Gardens in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for Jan. 30, 2008 (01/30/08)
Betty L. Allmon, 72, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Martin Healthcare. She was a retired employee of First Citizens National Bank and a member of Newbern First Baptist Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Danny Klutts officiating. Burial will be in Yorkville Cemetery...
Obituaries for Jan. 29, 2008 (01/29/08)
Estelle Norvell "Fire" Cruxent, 67, of Newbern, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008 at her residence. She was an artist. A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Dyersburg with the Rev. Gary Meade officiating. A reception will follow at the church...
Obituaries for Jan. 28, 2008 (01/28/08)
James E. "Gene" Hall, 70, of Trimble, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at his residence. He was a self-employed carpenter and a U.S. Army veteran. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Larry Frye officiating. Burial will be in Pierce Cemetery in Trimble...
Obituaries for Jan. 27, 2008 (01/26/08)
Demario Trean Nelson, the infant son of Brian and Tanya McCrite Nelson of Ridgely, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Graveside services were held Thursday at Citizens Cemetery in Tiptonville with Elder Stanley Montgomery officiating. Cosmopolitan Funeral Services was in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Jan. 25, 2008 (01/25/08)
Johnnie Denise Nelson, 49, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, at her residence. She was a nurse's aide at Dyersburg Manor. Services will be held at noon Saturday at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Dyersburg with the Rev. W.L. McCadney officiating. Burial will be in Springhill Cemetery in Ripley...
Obituaries for Jan. 24, 2008 (01/25/08)
Brenda Deal Bratton Brenda Deal Bratton, 59, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, at her residence. She was an employee of Wal-Mart. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion. The family will receive visitors at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Obituaries for Jan. 23, 2008 (01/23/08)
James McDonald Hyde Jr., 70, of Jackson, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. He was a retired operating engineer with All Kraft Erectors, a member of First United Methodist Church in Ridgely and a private pilot. Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Ridgely chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Buckley officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery...
Obituaries for Jan. 22, 2008 (01/22/08)
Coy Thomas Leake, 75, of Ridgely, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. He was a retired videographer and photographer, a member of Ridgely First Baptist Church, a Lake County Road Commissioner, former Ridgely Alderman, former volunteer fireman, retired master barber, former businessman with Mark-Lek Sportswear in Ridgely, founder and newscaster for Lake County Channel 2 TV station, private pilot, member of Bogota Hee-Haw Charity Group...
Obituaries for Jan. 21, 2008 (01/21/08)
Laverne Smith, 91, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008 at NHC in Dickson. She was retired manager of The Davis Shop in Dyersburg and also served as dorm mother at Swanee, Lambuth and All Saints Episcopal School. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Carmel Methodist Church with the Rev. Terry Presson and the Rev. Judith Wolfgang officiating. Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Jan. 20, 2008 (01/19/08)
George Arthur Atchison, 73, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. He was a retired supervisor for Colonial Rubber Works, attended Phillips Street Church of Christ and was a U.S. Air Force veteran...
Obituaries for Jan. 18, 2008 (01/19/08)
Jeffery Allen Anderson, 18, of Westmont, Ill, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008 at the University of Chicago Hospital. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Modell Funeral Home. Burial was in Clarendon Hills Cemetery. Survivors include his parents, Rickie Anderson of Downers Grove, Ill. ...
Obituaries for Jan. 16, 2008 (01/16/08)
Carlos B. Woods, 86, of Tiptonville, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired employee of Tennessee State Parks, an active member of Crockett Chapel United Methodist Church, a World War II Army veteran serving in the Pacific Theatre where he received the Purple Heart medal...
Obituaries for Jan. 15, 2008 (01/15/08)
Clarence E. Brown, 71, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008 at Jackson Regional Hospital. He was a retired sergeant First Class for the U.S. Army after 20 years, a member of Fowlkes Baptist Church, former deputy with Dyer County Sheriff's Department, former owner and operator of City Liquors and former commander of Dyersburg VFW...
Obituaries for Jan. 14, 2008 (01/14/08)
Clarence E. Brown, 71, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008 at Jackson Regional Hospital. He was a retired sergeant First Class for the U.S. Army after 20 years, a member of Fowlkes Baptist Church, former deputy with Dyer County Sheriff's Department, former owner and operator of City Liquors and former commander of Dyersburg VFW...
Obituaries for Jan. 13, 2008 (01/12/08)
Orene T. Barron, 89, of Caulfield, Ark., formerly of Dyer, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008. She was a homemaker, a former restaurant owner, a member of AM Vets Auxiliary and the Elks. Services were at 10 a.m. Saturday at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville, Mo. Burial will be in Fowler Chapel Cemetery in Caulfield, Mo...
Obituaries for Jan. 11, 2008 (01/12/08)
William "Billy" Whitehorn, 59, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2008 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis. He was a truck driver and a security guard and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the City Cemetery with Bro. Dustin Forthun officiating. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Jan. 10, 2008 (01/10/08)
S. Hazel Ostrom, 92, of Lexington, formerly of Gothenburg, Neb., died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. today at the First Baptist Church in Gothenburg, Neb. with Pastor Larry Viter and Pastor Grant J. Ostrom officiating. Burial will be in the Gothenburg Cemetery...
Obituaries for Jan. 9, 2008 (01/09/08)
Martha Tatum Drummonds, 95, of Ridgely, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008 at her residence. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. Services will be at 11 a.m. today in the Tiptonville chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Mac Daniels officiating. Burial will be New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely...
Obituaries for Jan. 8, 2008 (01/08/08)
Lona Jane Buress, 96, of Dresden, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008 at Crockett County Nursing Home. She was a homemaker and a member of Como Church of Christ. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden. Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery...
Obituaries for Jan. 7, 2008 (01/07/08)
Jewell Isabell Furr, 94, formerly of Finley, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2007 at Methodist Germantown Hospital in Memphis. She was a retired employee of the General Sessions Court in Memphis, volunteer Pink Lady at Methodist Hospital and a member of the United Methodist Church in Whitehaven...
Obituaries for Jan. 3, 2008 (01/03/08)
Mary M. "Doll" Baker, 67, of Fairhope, Ala, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Home in Fairhope, Ala. The family will receive visitors at 5-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Survivors include her husband, Ed Baker of Fairhope, Ala.; a son, Eddie Baker and wife, Andrea, of Dallas, Texas; two sisters, Ruth Dale Taylor of Belton, Mo. ...
Obituaries for Jan. 6, 2008 (01/05/08)
Louise Harber Bryant, 86, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008 at Wesley at Dyersburg Nursing Center. She was a homemaker and a member of East Dyersburg Methodist Church, where she was a choir member, teacher of the Ladies' Sunday school class and a member of the Ladies' Quilting Club...
Obituaries for Jan. 4, 2008 (01/05/08)
Emme Blankenship, 83, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include a daughter, Annette Gough of Dyersburg; five grandchildren, Bobette Hart, Charles Morgan, Eva Farrell and Farrah Rosales, all of Dyersburg and Daryl Gough of Phoenix, Ariz.; and nine great-grandchildren...