Obituaries from April 2012
Obituaries for April 29, 2012
Randall "Randy" Wyatt Kemp, 56 of Newbern, died Thursday, April 26, 2012 in Dayton, Ohio. Blessed is the man whose strength is in you, whose heart is set on pilgrimage. Ps. 84:5 Randy was the beloved husband of Cindi and father of John, Lauren, Miranda, and Wyatt. ...
Obituaries for April 27, 2012
Lillie Bolden, age 53 of Tiptonville, TN, died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at her residence. Cosmopolitan Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be held Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John No. 2 M.B. Church, Tiptonville, TN. ...
Obituaries for April 26, 2012
John "Dan" Clegg, age 72 ,of Smyrna died April 24, 2012. Preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Lucille Clegg. Survived by his wife of 51 years, Justine Clegg; son, Chris (Kathryn) Clegg; daughter, Dana Clegg; grandson, Daniel Clegg; brother, James "Jim" (Sharon) Clegg...
Obituaries for April 25, 2012
Leland Junior Johnson, 84, of Willis, MI, formerly of Dyersburg, died Friday, April 20, 2012 at his residence. He was a retired tool and dye setter and a member of Holy Hills Baptist Church. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Jeremy Ballinger officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely...
Obituaries for April 24, 2012
Hailee Kate Austin, infant daughter of Steve and Kasi Austin, of Dyersburg, died on Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Jackson-Madison County General in Jackson, Tennessee. Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM, Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at Palestine Cemetery in the Bruceville Community. Officiating this service will be Mr. Kent Forsythe...
Obituaries for April 22, 2012
Prentiss Johnson, 84, of the Bogota Community, died Thursday, April 19, 2012 at his residence. He was a member of Broadmoor Church of Christ, and a World War II Veteran where he served in France and Germany as a platoon sergeant. Mr. Johnson served on the Board of Directors at Forked Deer Electric from 1969 until present and served 12 years on the ASC community committee. He was a retired farmer and rural mail carrier...
Obituaries for April 20, 2012
No obituaries were reported.
Obituaries for April 19, 2012
David "Potts" Sawyer, 57 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Monday, April 16, 2012, at his residence in Newbern. Born Thursday, July 29, 1954, he was the son of the late James Morris Sawyer and the late Mary Lucille Canada Sawyer. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. ...
Obituaries for April 18, 2012
Mrs. Shirley Bell Baker, 74, of Trenton, TN died Monday, April 16, 2012 at Humboldt General Hospital. She was retired from Jimmy Dean in Newbern and a member of Shelter for the Sheep. Shirley was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She always blessed many people by her love of cooking and sewing...
Obituaries for April 17, 2012
Irene Lois Marie Beasley, 90, of Humboldt, Tenn., formerly of Newbern, died on Friday, April 13, 2012, at Tennessee Veterans Home in Humboldt. Born Friday, March 24, 1922 in Joliet, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Russell Haines and the late Ruby Marie Zahm Haines...
Obituaries for April 15, 2012
Paulette Barnett Campion, 68, of Newbern, died Thursday, April 12, 2012 at her residence. She was a retired nurse and a member of Hurricane Hill Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Jeremy Ballinger officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for April 13, 2012
Georgia Leon Arnold, 96, of Newbern, died on Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Gibson County General Hospital in Trenton. Born Thursday, July 22, 1915 in Dyer County. She was the wife of the late John H. Arnold. Mrs. Arnold was a homemaker, employee of the Newbern Dairy Creme and Member of the Newbern First Christian Church but attended the Newbern First Baptist Church...
Obituaries for April 12, 2012
Peter Thomas Quick Funeral services for AFA Cadet III Class Peter Thomas Quick, 21, will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Friendship Funeral Home with Rev. Stephen Stoner officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Bellevernon Cemetery. ...
Obituaries for April 11, 2012
Billie Gertrude Richardson Hopper, 79, of Wilmar, Arkansas passed away March 29, 2012 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello, Arkansas. She was born April 9, 1932 in Lenox, TN. Graveside services were held at 1:00 PM Saturday, March 31st at Enon Cemetery in Rye, AR...
Obituaries for April 10, 2012
Widdis Baker, age 62, of Trimble, loving husband, father and grandfather, went to God on Resurrection Sunday, April 8, 2012, after a courageous battle with a terminal illness. He was member of Fairthway Baptist Church of Troy, Tennessee. He leaves behind a large and devoted family including his wife of 44 years, Maxine Baker; a daughter Sherry Baker of Dyersburg, Tennessee; a son, Mark Baker and his wife, Tina of Trimble, Tennessee; two grandsons, Hunter Baker, Dawson Baker and special friend Jordan Galey of Greenfield. ...
Obituaries for April 8, 2012
No obituaries were reported.
Obituaries for April 6, 2012
Funeral services for Mrs. Beatrice C. Elliott, 86, will be held at 2pm Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Oakhaven Memory Gardens. Mrs. Elliott was born on August 20, 1925 to Ransom and Ivy Crumley in Dyer County, TN, who have preceded her in death. She passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at Henry County Medical Center...
Obituaries for April 5, 2012
Marilynn Lanier Ozment, 80, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at her residence in Dyersburg. Born Wednesday, May 6, 1931 in Dyer County, she was the daughter of the late J. B. Lanier and the late Marie Bouldin Lanier. Mrs. Ozment was a home-maker and member of First United Methodist Church in Dyersburg...
Obituaries for April 4, 2012
Martha Coburn Williams, age 77, passed away at her home, April 2, 2012 in Brownsville. Funeral Services will be conducted Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 10 AM in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Brownsville Memorial Gardens. Visitation for the Williams family will be Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 5 to 8 PM in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home...
Obituaries for April 3, 2012
Jo Evelyn (Burkeen) Glasgow, 89, of Union City died at her home April 1, 2012. Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in the old sanctuary of Union City First Baptist Church, with Dr. Cecil Sewell officiating. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday...
Obituaries for April 1, 2012
James Fines "Hoss" Davidson, 94 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Friday, March 30, 2012, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Born Friday, August 24, 1917 in Mississippi County, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Joseph Richard Davidson and the late Carrie Cockrell Davidson...