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Obituaries from May 2009

Obituaries for May 31, 2009 (05/30/09)
Edna Earl Ratliff, 85, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, May 30, 2009 at Baptist Hospital in Union City. She was retired as a prepper for Colonial Rubber Works and a member of the Church of Christ. Services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Nathe Ozment officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 28, 2009 (05/29/09)
Lilly May Drummond, 94, of Trimble, died Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Trimble First Baptist Church. Services will be at 11 a.m. today in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Dr. Bill Oakley officiating. Burial will be in Pierce Cemetery in Trimble...
Obituaries for May 29, 2009 (05/29/09)
Charles F. Jackson, 81, of Newbern, died Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-East in Memphis. He was a retired machinist for All Wear Manufacturing and a member of Trimble Church of Christ. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Bro. Malcolm Norton and Bruce Miller officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Newbern...
Obituaries for May 27, 2009 (05/27/09)
Wilma Joslin, 93, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, May 24, 2009 at Canterbury Place in Dyersburg. She was a beautician and a member of Phillips Street Church of Christ for more than 50 years. Graveside services were at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg with Bro. Tom Bright officiating. Curry Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 26, 2009 (05/26/09)
Helen Rebecca Davis, 93, of Halls, died Monday, May 25, 2009 at her residence. She was a homemaker and had been a member of Poplar Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church since 1937. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Halls Funeral Home with the Rev. J.B. Burns officiating. Burial will be in Halls Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 24, 2009 (05/23/09)
Archie Leonard Hopper, 87, of Phillippy Community, died Tuesday, May 21, 2009 at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. He was a retired farmer, a World War II U.S. Navy veteran, a member of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars and a Mason...
Obituaries for May 22, 2009 (05/22/09)
Sven E. "Swede" Jonsson, 67, of Newbern, died Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of Dyersburg Moose Lodge. A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. today in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Bro. James Love officiating...
Obituaries for May 21, 2009 (05/21/09)
Willie L. "Bessie" White, 71, of Tiptonville, died Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Reelfoot Manor. She was a retired cook for Boyette's and a member of St. John No. 3 M.B. Church in Tiptonville. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 23, with Elder Stanley Montgomery officiating, assisted by the Rev. Eddie L. Burnett. Burial will be held in Citizens Cemetery in Tiptonville. Cosmopolitan Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 19, 2009 (05/19/09)
Kenny Ray Foster, 47, of Ridgely, died Saturday, May 16, 2009 in Nashville. He was a self-employed auto repossesser for banks and attended Phillipy Baptist Church. Services will be at 11 a.m. today in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Paul Bramlett officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 17, 2009 (05/16/09)
Ramona E. Blalock, 76, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. She was a homemaker and a member of West Dyersburg Church of Christ. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Crawford and Bro. Jim Chamblee officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 15, 2009 (05/15/09)
Evelyn Baker, 74, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, May 7, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. today at East Court Cemetery. Cosmopolitan Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Survivors include Grady Baker and Kitty Evans, both of Dyersburg...
Obituaries for May 14, 2009 (05/15/09)
Ralph D. Porter, 77, of Newbern, died Wednesday, May 13, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired glazier for Boothill Glass in Azusa, Calif., a member of Mount Tirzah Baptist Church and member of Local Union No. 636. Local services will be at 11 a.m. ...
Obituaries for May 13, 2009 (05/13/09)
Peter Milo Abbott, 72, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, May 10, 2009 Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. He was a farmer, had served as minister of music at several churches, served as a summer missionary in Alaska and served in the National Guard and was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church...
Obituaries for May 12, 2009 (05/13/09)
Evelyn Bell Baker, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, May 7, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three daughters, Beverly Kate Simpson of Alaska, Nelda Kay Talbot of Chicago, Ill. and Kitty Darlene Evans and husband, John, of Dyersburg; two sons, Larry Wayne Baker and wife, Debbie, of Summit, Ill. ...
Obituaries for May 10, 2009 (05/09/09)
Bobby Eugene Lamb, 74, of Tiptonville, died Friday, May 8, 2009 at his residence. He was retired as a bus driver for the Lake County School System, an appliance repairman and a former sharecropper. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Ridgely Church of Christ, where he was a member, with Jeff O'Dell and Dr. Danny Mack Hall officiating. Burial will be in Keefe Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 8, 2009 (05/08/09)
Marsha Caldwell Borden, of Rossville, Ga., died Monday, April 27, 2009 in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga. She had attended Newbern Elementary and Dyersburg High School and was employed with ArtVenture for 15 years. Services were held Thursday, April 30 in Fort Oglethorpe, Ga...
Obituaries for May 6, 2009 (05/06/09)
Pauline T. Robison, 85, of Obion, formerly of Olive Branch, Miss., died Thursday, April 30, 2009 at The Bridge at Ridgely. She was a retired secretary and a former member of The Eastern Star. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Memphis Memory Gardens with Jerry Leach officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 5, 2009 (05/06/09)
Joshua William Cartwright, 28, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., formerly of Dyersburg, died Saturday, April 25. He was an Army National Guard reservist. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Sewell and Bro. Greg Webb officiating. Burial will be Dyer County memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for April 30, 2009 (05/05/09)
Mary Peyton Finley, 14, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at her residence. Services were at 4 p.m. Friday at the First Baptist Church in Dyersburg with the Rev. Mike Hickman officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 3, 2009 (05/02/09)
Thelma Lucille Belton, 84, of Halls, died Friday, May 1, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Enon Baptist Church with Bro. J.B. Haynes, Bro. Jerrell Dawson and Bro. Stan Cavness officiating. Burial will be in Halls Cemetery. Halls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 1, 2009 (05/01/09)
Doshie Pearl Whitt Hood, 70, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, April 30, 2009 at her residence. She was a homemaker, a Baptist and an avid gardener. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Shackelford Funeral Home -- Casey Chapel in Henderson with the Rev. Dennis Lemons officiating. Burial will be in Henderson City Cemetery...