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Obituaries from November 2008

Obituaries for Nov. 28, 2008 (11/29/08)
Betty Pleasant, of New Port Richey, Fla., formerly of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008 at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital in New Port Richey, Fla. She was a homemaker and a member of West Dyersburg Church of Christ. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Crawford and Bro. Jim Chamblee officiating. Entombment will be in Highland Memorial Gardens Mausoleum in Jackson...
Obituaries for Nov. 25, 2008 (11/26/08)
Roy Cooper, 75, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008 at his residence. He was a painter for Raymond Cooper Painting Company and a member of Westside Baptist Church. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today in Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. James Combs officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 24, 2008 (11/25/08)
Timothy Hayes, 46, of Ridgely, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a sergeant with Northwest Correctional Complex and a Baptist. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Wynnburg Baptist Church with the Rev. Larry Byassee officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 23, 2008 (11/24/08)
Jo Ann Garrison, 55, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and attended Miston Baptist Church. Services were Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Carmen Dennison officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for Nov. 21, 2008 (11/22/08)
Ruby "Inez" Hollingsworth, 81, of Newbern, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a former machine operator for Sylvania and a member of Emmaus Baptist Church in Newbern. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Emmaus Baptist Church with the Rev. James Hooper officiating. Burial will be in Woodville Cemetery in Curve...
Obituaries for Nov. 20, 2008 (11/21/08)
Bernard Bennett, 64, of Newbern, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008 at Transitional Care Center in Jackson. He was a counselor with Northwest Correctional Facility, a U.S. Army veteran, member of TSEA and Co-workers of Tennessee. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Jerry Leach officiating...
Obituaries for Nov. 19, 2008 (11/20/08)
Carolyn Marie Rogers, 64, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired employee of Sylvania and Wal-Mart. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Branscum officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for Nov. 18, 2008 (11/19/08)
Donnie Ray French, 55, of Reagan, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008 at his residence. A private burial was held in Reagan on Nov. 14. Survivors include his wife, Betty French of Reagan; two sons, Mickey Young of Fort Smith, Wash. and Josh French of Reagan; five sisters, Christy Harris of Yorkville, Janie Childrey of Newbern, Patty Marbry of Trenton, Grace Hayes of Jackson and Patty Dickson of Reagan; two brothers, Mike Middleton and Mickey Middleton, both of Reagan; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Obituaries for Nov. 16, 2008 (11/17/08)
Gerald Ray Massengill, 58, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired telecommunications engineer, a U.S. Army veteran of Vietnam, and a Baptist. Graveside services will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Fairview Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 14, 2008 (11/16/08)
Robert "Bob" Caldwell, 85, of Newbern, died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired employee of Newbern Implement Co., a decorated Army veteran of World War II, and a member of the Trimble American Legion. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Richard Carruth officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Obion...
Obituaries for Nov. 12, 2008 (11/16/08)
L.C. Barham, 83, of Newbern, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008 at Crockett County Nursing Home. He was an employee of the Dyer County Highway Department, a U.S. Navy veteran, a member of RoEllen Baptist Church, attended Rehoboth United Methodist Church, and was a master gardener...
Obituaries for Nov. 11, 2008 (11/12/08)
John Thomas Johnson, 72, of Finley, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2008 at his residence. He was retired from the maintenance department at PolyOne, a member of Finley Church of Christ and a former member of the Tennessee Army National Guard. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. Doug Ellingsworth officiating...
Obituaries for Nov. 10, 2008 (11/11/08)
James Roy Howe, 68, of Dyersburg, formerly of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a truck driver for Averitt Express, former owner of Stateline Shell in Steele, Mo., a member of Church of God of Prophecy on Upper Finley Road, and a member of the Rotary Club in Steele...
Obituaries for Nov. 9, 2008 (11/10/08)
Bonnie Ann Harper, 49, of Trenton, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008 at her residence. She was a homemaker. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Elbridge Cemetery in Obion with the Rev. Katherine Mays officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 7, 2008 (11/08/08)
Christine Heathcott French, 87, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired cook at First Citizens National Bank and Finley Elementary School and a member of the Church of God of Prophecy. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today in Dyer County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Jim Chamblee officiating...
Obituaries for Nov. 6, 2008 (11/07/08)
James Joseph Bock, 64, of Ridgely, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 at his residence. He was a retired machinist for Amtrak, a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Chicago and attended Cottonwood Baptist Church in Ridgely. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Cottonwood Baptist Church with the Rev. Rob Dennison officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 5, 2008 (11/06/08)
Douglas L. Fowler Sr., 89, of Kirby Pines, formerly of Dyersburg, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2008. He was longtime employee of J.M. Collins in Dyersburg, a member of Dyersburg First United Methodist Church and a U.S. Navy veteran. Services will be at 11 a.m. today in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery and burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg. Family Funeral Care is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Nov. 4, 2008 (11/05/08)
Ricky Booker, 53, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008 at his residence. Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Curry Funeral Home with Bro. Stanley Booker and the Rev. Hershey Schaffner officiating. Burial will be in Zion Hill Cemetery in Friendship...
Obituaries for Nov. 3, 2008 (11/04/08)
Joni Enochs Brown, 50, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. today at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Dr. Bill Oakley officiating. Survivors include her husband, John "Jack" Brown of Dyersburg; two sons, Chad Enochs and wife, Ashley, and Josh Enochs and wife, Rachel, all of Newbern; her parents, Mason "Buddy" and Cherry Combs Blessing of Newbern; and three sisters, Penny Bessent and husband, Mark, of Trimble, Jill Blessing-Cates and husband, Eric, of Newbern, and Selina Dowden and husband, Philip, of Van Buren, Ark.. ...
Obituaries for Nov. 2, 2008 (11/03/08)
Thomas Fisk, 60, of Brownsville, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Antioch Curve Baptist Church in Gates with the Rev. John Payne officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for Oct. 31, 2008 (11/01/08)
Callie Lu Fowler Acred, 73, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. She was a homemaker, a member of First United Methodist Church where she was also a member of the youth and senior choir and United Methodist Women, a former Girl Scout leader, Cotillion Club member, charter member of Budding Garden Club, partner in Acred Shoe Store, member of the Parent-Teachers Association, and recently celebrated her 55-year high school class reunion...