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Obituaries from March 2008

Obituaries for March 31, 2008 (03/31/08)
Billy Gene Pearson, 78, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, March 29, 2008 at his residence. He was an accountant for Payne Steel Erectors, Dement Construction and Pioneer Construction as well as having a private practice, an active member of Dyersburg Community Orchestra, sang in the Men's Chorus and Chancel Choir of the First United Methodist Church in Dyersburg where he was a member, sang in the choir of Newbern First United Methodist Church, served as an alderman, received a Distinguished Service Award for the city of Dyersburg, member and past director of the Chamber of Commerce, pas member of Rotary Club and past member of Jaycees, served as local president, state vice-president and International Director for the Tennessee Jaycees.. ...
Obituaries for March 30, 2008 (03/30/08)
Brenda Gail Campbell, 67, of Dyersburg, died Friday, March 28, 2008 at her residence. She was a homemaker. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. The family will receive visitors from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home...
Obituaries for March 27, 2008 (03/27/08)
William T. "Tommy" Anderson Jr., 60, of Newbern, died Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. He was manager and co-owner of Anderson Printing Company, former photographer for Springfield Herald, Caruthersville Journal, Dyersburg Mirror and the Dyer County Tennessean and was former co-owner of Lauderdale Voice and was a member of Newbern First Baptist Church...
Obituaries for March 26, 2008 (03/26/08)
Glenn R. Fuqua, 78, died Sunday, March 23, 2008. He was a retired carpenter. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. today in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial Park Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include five daughters, Lynda Johnson and husband, Jimmie, of Atoka, Anthony Harbin and husband, David, and Altha Rast and husband, James, all of Collierville, Valarie Martin and husband, Al, of Thomasboro, Ill. ...
Obituaries for March 25, 2008 (03/25/08)
Martha Ann Warden, 69, of Newbern, died Thursday, March 20, 2008 at her residence. She was a retired utility employee with GTE Sylvania. Services were at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Turner officiating. Burial was in Meacham Cemetery...
Obituaries for March 23, 2008 (03/23/08)
Joe Donald Johnson, 66, of Litchfield Park, Ariz., formerly of Bogota, died Sunday, March 16, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired Chicago Police officer after 38 years and an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with John Huse Robinson officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for March 20, 2008 (03/20/08)
Ernestine Artis, 80, of Kokomo, Ind., formerly of Dyersburg, died Friday, March 14, 2008 at Jefferson Manor. She was previously employed by Delco Electronics and as an inspector for Turner-Powell Manufacturing, a member of Grace Presbyterian Church of Dyersburg, a member of Wayman Chapel AME where she was a member of the Anna C. Clayborne Missionary Society. She was also a member of the Tri Eta Social Club...
Obituaries for March 19, 2008 (03/19/08)
Rodney Lee Smith, 47, of Halls, died Saturday, March 15, 2008 at his residence. He was a self-employed computer technician. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Maury City Church of Christ with Stephen Sutton officiating. Friendship Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for March 18, 2008 (03/18/08)
Oreathel Alford, 87, of Burdett, Kan., formerly of Dyersburg, died Saturday, March 15, 2008 in Jetmore, Kan. She was a homemaker and a member of Faith Fellowship Church in Burdett, Kan. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Harvest Baptist Church in Dyersburg with the Rev. Nathe Ozment officiating. Burial will be in Poplar Springs Cemetery in Milan...
Obituaries for March 17, 2008 (03/17/08)
Dorothy Renee Hawkins Burse, 79, of Highland, formerly of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at St. Margaret Mercy North Campus in Hammond, Ind. She was a homemaker. Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home in Schereville, Ind. Burial will be in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for March 16, 2008 (03/15/08)
Annie M. King, 88, of Dyersburg, died Friday, March 14, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ. Services were Saturday at Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Turner officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for March 14, 2008 (03/15/08)
Hugh Edward "Cave Man" Rundles, 66, of Liberia, La., formerly of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 in Lafayette, La. He was a retired employee of Colonial Rubber. Survivors include two daughters, Lori Mars of Brooklyn, Mich. and Christine Lail of Mooresboro, N.C.; a son, Eddie Rundles of Bells; his mother, Christine Maxwell of Dyersburg; and a sister, Beatrice Turnbo of Dyersburg...
Obituaries for March 13, 2008 (03/13/08)
Clarence Albert Joyner, 93, of Friendship, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at his residence. He was a self-employed farmer and a member and deacon of Friendship Church of Christ. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Friendship Church of Christ with F.T. Patton and David Powell officiating. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery...
Obituaries for March 12, 2008 (03/12/08)
Virginia Glozier, 80, of Dyersburg, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at Wesley at Dyersburg Nursing Care. She was a homemaker, an avid artist and a former employee of Brach's Candy Company. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Calvin Smith officiating. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery...
Obituaries for March 11, 2008 (03/11/08)
Billy Glenn Summers, 55, of Dyersburg, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at Wesley at Dyersburg. He was a construction worker. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. today in City Cemetery. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include four sisters, Brenda Glass of Pensacola, Fla., Carolyn Perry and Audry Garrett, both of Dyersburg and Glenda Cartwright of Ripley; and three brothers, Raymond O. Summers, Donald Summers and Gaylon Summers, all of Dyersburg...
Obituaries for March 9, 2008 (03/08/08)
Stanley Ray Rouse, 65, of Dyersburg, died on Friday, March 7, 2008 at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville. Rouse, formerly of Kennett, Mo., was born on April 28, 1942 in Kennett. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Visitation is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, March 11 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett...
Obituaries for March 7, 2008 (03/07/08)
Tillman E. Bragg, 80, of Duck River, Tenn., formerly of Dyersburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2008. He was a retired steel-fabricating sheer operator. Services will be Saturday, March 22, at 2 p.m. at New Life Assembly of God Church in Centerville, where he was a member, with the Rev. Charles Grant officiating. Williams Funeral Home in Columbia is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for March 6, 2008 (03/06/08)
Herbert Lynn "Herb" Harness, 74, of Tupelo, Miss., formerly of Bogota, died Monday, March 3, 2008. He was an employee and then owner of North Mississippi Finance Company and owned Betty's Flowers and Gifts, and was a Shriner. Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Holland-Harris Funeral Directors with the Rev. Don Sparks officiating. Burial will be in Lee Memorial Park...
Obituaries for March 5, 2008 (03/05/08)
Andrea Pierce, 24, of Ridgely, died Sunday, March 2, 2008, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Faith Deliverance Apostolic Church in Dyersburg with Bishop J. Denard Williams officiating. Burial will be in Citizens Cemetery in Tiptonville. Thompson's Mortuary is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for March 4, 2008 (03/04/08)
Tamara "Nikki" Brown, 20, of Newbern, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2008, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. John No. 1 Baptist Church in Newbern with the Rev. Jeffery Samples officiating. Burial will be in MCCO Cemetery in Newbern...
Obituaries for March 3, 2008 (03/03/08)
Margaret Lillian Dwyer Scott, 69, of Millington died Friday, Feb. 29, 2008 at Regional Hospital of Jackson. She was a lifelong communicant of the Roman Catholic Church. Services will be held at High Point Funeral Chapel in Memphis at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5 with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery...
Obituaries for March 2, 2008 (03/02/08)
Helen Ruth Darnell, 84, of Tiptonville, died Friday, Feb. 29, 2008 at Oakwood Manor in Dyersburg. She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church of Tiptonville, where she taught children's Sunday school, and served as a bookkeeper at H.M. Beaird Motor Company, the H.M. Beaird Lumber Company and Margaret Newton Elementary School...