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Obituaries for Sept. 27, 2007

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Harry James Chandler, 63, of Hornbeak, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007 at Ridgely Care & Rehabilitation Center.

He was a Greyhound bus driver, a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Arbanna Baptist Church in Mountain View, Ark.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Chandler and the Rev. Marvin Maupin officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Newbern. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors at 5-8 p.m. Friday and at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Survivors include a daughter, Melony Logan and husband, Jimmy, of Drasco, Ark.; a son, Sean Chandler and wife, Mary, of Nashville; three sisters, Sue Dew of Hornbeak, Judy Jordan of Newbern and Brenda Karsher of Brighton, Mich.; three brothers, Jimmy Chandler of Mountain View, Ark., Larry Chandler of Alamo and Roy Chandler of Houston, Texas; and four grandchildren, Dustin Chandler and Taylor Chandler, both of Nashville and Britney Cruz and Blake Cruz, both of Mountain View, Ark.

Pallbearers will be Brandon Dew, Chauncey Dew, Justin Chandler, Lance Chandler, Jeffery Jordan, Caleb Chandler and Jared Jordan.


Floyd V. Jones, 77, of Johnson City, formerly of Halls, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007 at his residence.

He was a salesman of cemeteries and automobiles, a veteran of WWII and Korea having served in the U.S. Army as a quartermaster, and a member of the Answer Baptist Church.

Services will be at 8 p.m. today in the North Chapel of the Morris-Baker Funeral Home with Pastor Jason Wiley officiating. A committal service will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Washington County Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until time of service today.

Survivors include his wife, Jewell Hollingsworth Jones; three daughters Stephanie Radford and husband, Jerry, of Johnson City, Gloria Overbay and husband, Danny, of Blountville and Desiree Honeycutt of Johnson City; a son, Pete Jones and wife, Edna, of Bean Station; a sister, Linda Summar of Ripley; eight grandchildren and two grandsons-in-law, Heather Jones, Amber Jones, Shanna Greenlee, Jason Radford, Nikki and Dickie Whitehead and Renee and Aaron Hilbert; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roosevelt and Ollie Mae Gibson Jones, three brothers, a sister and a grandchild, Coby Zeoli.

Pallbearers will be: Jerry Walker, Donnie Freeman, Kris Honeycutt, Jerry Radford, Jason Radford and Aaron Hilbert.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to the American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Road, Ste. 102, Johnson City, TN 37601.

Online condolences are available at www.morrisbaker.com


Michael V. Thompson, 67, died Tuesday, Sep. 25, 2007.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired funeral director from Canale Funeral Directors in Memphis.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007 at Canale Funeral Directors.

Survivors include two sisters; Patricia Thompson Steelman of Halls and Carolyn Thompson Enochs of Cookeville; a sister-in-law, Peggy Thompson of Houston, Texas; and his friend Roger W. Grisham.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold V. and Thelma Pugh Thompson, and a brother, Donald Thompson.