Obituaries from July 2012
Obituaries for July 31, 2012
Dot Williamson, a long-time resident of the Finley area, died Sunday the 29th of July at Dyersburg Manor Rehabilitation Center. Affectionately called "Miss Dot", she was known as a kind, loving, and compassionate person with a wonderful smile for everyone...
Obituaries for July 29, 2012
Emma B. Moore, 73, of Tiptonville, TN died Friday, July 27, 2012 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.
Funeral arrangement are incomplete and will be announced later by Cosmopolitan Funeral Services - www.cosmopolitanfuneralservices.net
Obituaries for July 27, 2012
Gary Lynn "Smurf" "Skeeter" Sykes, 57, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at his residence. He was a factory employee with Anderson-Hickey, member of Evansville Free Holiness Church and an avid fisherman. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Mac Daniels officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for July 26, 2012
Peggy Jean Starnes, 79, of Lenox, formerly of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at her residence. She was a retired factory worker from Sylvania and a member of East Dyersburg Methodist Church. Services will be at 10 a.m. today in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Stan Young officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for July 25, 2012
Bessie Onedia Walker Hanks, 90, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was retired from GTE Sylvania and a member of The Sanctuary of Dyersburg. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Harold Jaco officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery...
Obituaries for July 24, 2012
Susie Frances Harris, 93, of Friendship, died Sunday, July 22, 2012 at her residence. She was a homemaker and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Lynn Harris officiating. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens...
Obituaries for July 22, 2012
Don Hilliard, 84, of Halls, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012.
Services will be held at the Halls Funeral Home Monday at 11 a.m.
Obituaries for July 20, 2012
Roy Lynn Jones, 75, of Tigrett, died Thursday, July 19, 2012. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Friendship Funeral Home. --- Rudolph Thornton, 70, of St. Louis, Mo., died Monday, July 16, 2012 at Life Care Center in St. Louis...
Obituaries for July 19, 2012
Ruby White Dunn, 64, of Tiptonville, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at her residence.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday in the Tiptonville Chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home.
Obituaries for July 18, 2012
Ruth Tubbs, 77, of Dyersburg, Tennessee, formerly of Bogota, died on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. Born February 15, 1935 in Dyer County, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Bernie Neal Murray and the late Lavada Hubbard Murray...
Obituaries for July 17, 2012
Bobby Joe Davis, 75, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. He was retired from the maintenance department and a tanker man with GATX Corporation in Argo, IL and formerly served with the Tennessee Army National Guard...
Obituaries for July 15, 2012
Bob L. Mitchell, 79, died Tuesday, July 10, 2012.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Halls Funeral Home.
Reba Jo Newby, 78, of McMinnville, died Friday, July 13, 2012.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at High Funeral Home in McMinnville.
Obituaries for July 13, 2012
Mrs. Betty Francis Little Davis of Memphis, formerly of Dyersburg, age 87 and widow of C.E. Davis, Jr. died Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Kirby Pines Estates in Memphis. She was the Chief Operating Officer of Marine Transportation Company. She was a member of Dyersburg First United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Sellers Sunday School class and a member of the Eastern Star...
Obituaries for July 12, 2012
Mrs. Frances Davis, 87, of Memphis, formerly of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Kirby Pines Nursing Home in Memphis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home. --- Mr. Gene Hassell, of Yorkville, died Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at the Dyer Nursing Home...
Obituaries for July 11, 2012
Michael G. Ownby, 61 of Dyersburg, TN, passed away on Monday (July 9, 2012) in the Jackson Madison Co. General Hospital, surrounded by his family and friends. Born in Dyersburg, TN, he was the son of the late Guy and the late Mamye (McKinney) Ownby...
Obituaries for July 10, 2012
Brenda Lee Partee Davenport was born January 23, 1960 in Dyersburg, Tennessee. She is the second of four children born to Arnold and Dorothy Partee. Her siblings are Thomas Partee, James Partee, and Jettie Partee. Brenda grew up in a Christian home and accepted Christ at an early age. She was baptized at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church where she sang in the young adult choir...
Obituaries for July 8, 2012
Frances Carroll Stafford, 85 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Saturday, July 7, 2012, at her residence in Newbern, Tennessee. Born Sunday, April 3, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Frank Crossnoe and the late Eddie Louise Powell Crossnoe She was a Mother, Home-Maker and member of Mt. Tirzah Baptist Church...
Obituaries for July 5, 2012
Randolph Alexander (Ray) Ashley, Jr., former Tennessee State Attorney General and one of the regal lions of Tennessee's legal community, died Monday afternoon in Memphis, surrounded by his family. He was 84. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 9, at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Dyersburg, Tennessee with the Rev. Joe T. Porter officiating. The family will receive visitors following the service. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Obituaries for July 3, 2012
Rev. E. C. Davis, 90 of Samburg, Tennessee died on Saturday, June 30, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Union City, Tennessee. Born Friday, September 2, 1921 in Ridgely, Tennessee, he was the son of the late James Wilson Davis and the late Onnie Bell Wyatt Davis...
Obituaries for July 1, 2012
Laura Price Boals, 85, of Terre Haute, Ind., formerly of Dyersburg, TN, died Monday, June 25, 2012 at Meadows Manor Nursing Home in Terre Haute, IN. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kermit S. Boals and her son, Larry Mack Boals, both of Finley...