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Obituaries from May 2010

Obituaries for May 28, 2010 (05/28/10)
Glen Howard Barr, 68, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, May 27, 2010 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. He was the Executive Director for the Jackson Center for Independent Living for which he founded, a member of Lake Road Baptist Church, a graduate of and Alumni recipient of the year of DSCC, and a member of the Dyersburg Civitan Club...
Obituaries for May 27, 2010 (05/27/10)
Lt. Col. Joe Robert Norman, 95, of Dyersburg, TN died Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at his residence. He was a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, an Air Force Retiree with over 30 years of service, an avid world traveler who loved and lived life to its fullest...
Obituaries for May 26, 2010 (05/26/10)
Freddie H. Golden, 82, of Friendship, TN died Monday, May 24, 2010 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was a retired farmer, a World War II Army Veteran and member of Northside Church of Jesus Christ. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 27, 2010 at the Northside Church of Jesus Christ conducted by Reverend Ray Winstead. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 23, 2010 (05/22/10)
Ms. Patricia "Patty" Colvin, 52, of Dyersburg, TN died Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at her residence. She was a homemaker. Evansville Free Holiness Church will host a Memorial Service on Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. with Bro. Mac Daniels officiating. Survivors include her special friend, James Hall of Dyersburg; two daughters, Virginia Daniels of Dyersburg and Melissa Borders of Valley, Al.; and seven grandchildren...
Obituaries for May 21, 2010 (05/21/10)
John A. Hollis, 99, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, May 20, 2010 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center. He was a retired school custodian for High Ridge, Mo. School System and a member of Independent Free Holiness Church of God. Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Calvin Smith officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely...
Obituaries for May 20, 2010 (05/20/10)
Carol Ann Fair, 51, of Halls, died Monday, May 17, 2010 at her residence. She was a homemaker. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Hurricane Hills Cemetery with the Rev. Ronnie Turner officiating. The family will receive visitors from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home...
Obituaries for May 19, 2010 (05/19/10)
Lizzie Faye Holmes, 68, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at her residence. She was retired manager for Charter Oil Company in Orange, Texas and member of Trinity Baptist Church and a former member of Miston Baptist Church. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Miston Baptist Church with the Rev. Carmon Dennison officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 18, 2010 (05/18/10)
John "Larry" McWilliams, 69, of Halls, died Saturday, May 15, 2010 at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. He was a farmer and property manager, director of Lauderdale County Bank and a member of First United Methodist Church of Halls. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Halls First United Methodist Church with Bro. Bob Rose officiating. Burial will be in the family's cemetery in Halls. Halls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 16, 2010 (05/15/10)
Jeremy Michael Irby, 29, of Duncan, OK, formerly of Dyer County, died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, in Duncan, OK. He was an employee of M&M Installation, a US Army veteran serving in Afghanistan where he earned the rank as Specialist. A memorial service will be held Monday, May 17, 2010, at 3:30 p.m. ...
Obituaries for May 14, 2010 (05/14/10)
Shirley B. Combs, 97, of Newbern, died Wednesday at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson. She was a homemaker. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Harmony Baptist Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Jack Criswell officiating. Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 13, 2010 (05/13/10)
Mrs. Genelle Christian Bane, 67, of Dyersburg, TN died Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at her residence. She was a member of the Northside Church of Jesus Christ. Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 13, 2010 at the Northside Church of Jesus Christ with Pastor Ray Winstead officiating. Interment will follow at Dyer County Memorial Gardens. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 12, 2010 (05/12/10)
Donald Ray Holland, 54, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at his residence. He was a forklift driver for Diversco and a United States Army veteran. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Keeling officiating. Burial will be in Rehoboth Cemetery...
Obituaries for May 11, 2010 (05/11/10)
One of Dyersburg's top self-made millionaire businessman, Bill Bland, died on May 8, 2010 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center at the age of 74. Billy Gene Bland came to Dyersburg in 1972 and was first manager of the A&P store and then went on to manage Big John's, which led to supervisor and then regional supervisor...
Obituaries for May 9, 2010 (05/08/10)
Ella Marie Haggard, 90, of Dyersburg, died Friday, May 7, 2010 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a retired sales clerk and a member of Northside Church of Christ. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today at Fairview Cemetery with Bro. Rick Crawford officiating...
Obituaries for May 7, 2010 (05/07/10)
J. W. Cook was born in Dyer County, on March 25, 1925 to Johnnie Herd Cook and Simon Samuel Cook. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Vivian Cook of Memphis, and Margret Alexander of Huntingdon; three brothers, Nugin Cook of Dyersburg, Boyd Cook of Dyersburg, and Will Cook of Big Sandy...
Obituaries for May 6, 2010 (05/06/10)
Connie Staten Taylor, 70, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at her residence. She was a homemaker and a member of Englewood Baptist Church in Jackson. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Friday in Ridgecrest Cemetery in Jackson with the Rev. Robert Craig officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for May 4, 2010 (05/04/10)
Katherine Lanier Carroll, 91, of Trimble, died Sunday, May 2, 2010 at her daughter's residence in Newbern. She was a retired bookkeeper for Trimble School, a member of Trimble United Methodist Church, member of Town and Country Literary Club, Trimble Women's Club and Trimble Lion's Club...
Obituaries for May 2, 2010 (05/01/10)
Ward Hanson Powers, 88, of Winchester, Ky. husband of Florence Lawson Powers for 68 years, passed away Wednesday April 28, at his home. He was born February 18, 1922, in Warren County, Pennsylvania, to the late C. Eugene and Edith Hansen Powers. He began his career at GTE Sylvania in 1951 and retired as plant manager in 1990, he was a United States Air Force veteran and flew 31 missions over Germany and was a member of the eighth Air Force during WWII, he graduated from Penn State in 1951, was a Kentucky Colonel, and former member of the Winchester Country Club and the Elks Club.. ...