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Obituaries from October 2008

Obituaries for Oct. 30, 2008 (10/31/08)
William H. "Bill" Roberts, 84, of Memphis, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. He was retired as director of the Shelby County Department of Human Services, a former member of Newbern Cumberland Presbyterian Church and a current member of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis...
Obituaries for Oct. 28, 2008 (10/29/08)
Flora Brown Morgan, 76, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Halls Funeral Home with Bro. Kenny Chessor officiating. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home...
Obituaries for Oct. 26, 2008 (10/27/08)
George Roland Adams, 74, of the Cayce community in Hickman, Ky., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008 at Dyersburg Manor. He was a member of Moscow Baptist Church where he had served as treasurer for 20 years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a retired farmer...
Obituaries for Oct. 24, 2008 (10/25/08)
Katie Margaret "Mickey" Lewis Gooch, 69, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a domestic worker. Services will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 25 at Tabernacle Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Theresa D. ...
Obituaries for Oct. 23, 2008 (10/24/08)
Jackie Hungerford, 72, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008 at Wesley Highland Manor. He was a taxi driver for over 50 years. A memorial service will be held Saturday at St. Ann Catholic Church. Family Funeral Care is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include a daughter, Jacqueline Forcherio of Somerville; a son, Jason Hungerford; a brother, Donald Hungerford of Cordova; and grandchildren, Joey Forcherio and Jonathan Forcherio...
Obituaries for Oct. 22, 2008 (10/23/08)
William E. "Mr. Bill" Thorpe, 83, of Newbern, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired truck driver, lineman and school bus driver for the Dyer County School System, a U.S. Army veteran and past president of the Newbern Lions Club...
Obituaries for Oct. 21, 2008 (10/22/08)
Melba Darlene Rushing, 53, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired cashier for Kroger. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Halls Funeral Home with Bro. Dan Holland officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for Oct. 20, 2008 (10/21/08)
Doris Page, 87, of Mason Hall, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008. She was retired from Trimble Manufacturing, a homemaker, a member of New Salem Baptist Church and WMU, and a member of Mason Hall Women's Club. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at New Salem Baptist Church in Mason Hall with Bro. Danny Kluttz officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Karnes & Son Funeral Home in Kenton is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Oct. 19, 2008 (10/20/08)
Marguerite Burrus Moore, 75, of Hornbeak, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2008 at Baptist Hospital in Union City. She was a homemaker. Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Lake Memorial Gardens in Tiptonville with the Rev. Fred Lowrance officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Oct. 17, 2008 (10/18/08)
Bettye Diggs Downing, 66, of Tiptonville, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008 at her residence. She was retired from the quality-control department at Quebecor World, attended Lakeview Baptist Church, and was a retired supervisor for H.I.S. Manufacturing. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Dyersburg Funeral Home - Tiptonville Chapel with the Rev. Houston Northcutt officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery...
Obituaries for Oct. 16, 2008 (10/17/08)
James L. Norman, 86, of Muskogee, Okla., formerly of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008. He was sales manager and co-owner of the Bebb Floral Company. He attended the University of Tennessee and graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in entomology. He did graduate work at the Univer-sity of Oklahoma. A position with the Army Corps of Engineers taking malarial mosquito surveys brought him to the Muskogee area...
Obituaries for Oct. 15, 2008 (10/16/08)
William Thomas Harris, 74, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a Korean War veteran, and was a member of American Legion Post 191 and Les Gentle Hommes. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Cosmopolitan Funeral Services Chapel with the Rev. Al Seward and the Rev. James A. Williamson officiating. Burial will be held in the M.C.C.O. Cemetery in Newbern with military honors...
Obituaries for Oct. 14, 2008 (10/15/08)
Edna Boyd, 96, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired beautician and a member of Southside Baptist Church. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Fairview Cemetery with Bro. Loren Stephens officiating...
Obituaries for Oct. 13, 2008 (10/14/08)
Mary Nell Keltner, 67, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008 at her residence. She was an antique dealer. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Pendergrass officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for Oct. 12, 2008 (10/13/08)
Virginia Roberta Cagle, 69, of Newbern, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2008 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. She was a homemaker. Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Ridgely First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Wayne Fowler officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery...
Obituaries for Oct. 9, 2008 (10/10/08)
Tommy Gerald Morris, 61, of Elizabeth City, N.C., formerly of Dyersburg, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008 at Albemarle Hospital. He was retired from the United States Air Force with 21 years of service as a master sergeant and a veteran of the Vietnam War. He received the Joint Service Commendation with two Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, AF Good Conduct Medal with one Silver Oak Leaf and also retired from T-Com Industries as well as the U.S. Coast Guard Base as a civilian. He was a Methodist...
Obituaries for Oct. 8, 2008 (10/09/08)
Cleveland Bradshaw, 52, of Rives died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008 at his residence. He was a carpenter and a member of House of Prayer Pentecostal Church in Fulton, Ky. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today in the chapel of Dilday Funeral Home in Union City with Bro. Mike Autry and Bro. Daniel Woodruff officiating. Burial will be in Berea Cemetery...
Obituaries for Oct. 6, 2008 (10/07/08)
Pearlie Mae Banks, 86, of Jackson, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Services were Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church in Jackson with the Rev. James Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Jefferson's Barracks Military Cemetery in St. Louis, Mo. today at 10 a.m. Cosmopolitan Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Oct. 5, 2008 (10/06/08)
John Bundy Alexander II, 66, of Niles, Mich., formerly of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008 at his residence. He was an employee of Reyers Trucker Company in South Bend and a former employee of Clark Equipment Company in Buchanan. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Halbritter Funeral Home in Niles, Mich., with pastor Sean Kidd officiating. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles...
Obituaries for Oct. 3, 2008 (10/05/08)
Grace Vaughn Butler, 99, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. She was a retired owner of Butler's Restaurant in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. and beautician with LaVague Beauty Shop, and a member of Fowlkes Methodist Church...
Obituaries for Oct. 2, 2008 (10/03/08)
Maerene March, 69, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a housekeeper. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday 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 Oct. 1, 2008 (10/02/08)
Kenneth Norman Farley, 49, of Jackson, died Monday, Sept. 29, 2008 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was a manager at Maytech Global Services and a member of West Jackson Baptist Church. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Arrington Funeral Directors in Jackson with Dr. Wendall Lang and the Rev. Lonnie Sanders officiating. Burial will be in Ridgecrest Cemetery...
Obituaries for Sept. 30, 2008 (10/01/08)
Frances Pauline Campbell-Alonzo, 90, of Battle Ground, Wash., formerly of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008 in Battle Ground, Wash. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery in Vacaville, Calif. with the Rev. William Sanders officiating. Vacahills Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...