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Obituaries for Dec. 30, 2007

Saturday, December 29, 2007

Wanda D. Cooper, 45, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Dyersburg Christian Center with the Rev. W.L. Cadney officiating. Burial will be in Veterans Cemetery in Dyersburg. Currie's Funeral Home of Henning is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from 10-11 a.m. Monday at Dyersburg Christian Center.

Survivors include two sons, Eric Cannon and Richard Cooper Jr., both of Dyersburg; two daughters, Tameka Cannon and Tiffany Harris, both of Dyersburg; a brother, Melvin Watson of Dyersburg; two sisters, Teresa Smith and Pamela Collins, both of Dyersburg; and five grandchildren.


Norma Brann Glover, 86, of Ripley, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2007 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Covington.

She was a former employee of Merrit Clothing Co. in Mayfield, Ky.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Spence Chapel Cemetery in Graves County, Ky., with the Rev. Michael Glover officiating.

The family will receive visitors from 5-8 p.m. today at Byrn Funeral Home in Mayfield, Ky.

Survivors include three sons, Jerry Glover and Jeff Glover, both of Ripley, and the Rev. Michael Glover of Trenton; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Murlin Odell Glover; her parents, Jim and Molly Wyatt Brann; five sisters, Virgie Lear, Hallie Johnson, Audrey Gordon, Wanda Sears and Inez Pittman; and two brothers, Pat and Barney Brann.

Pallbearers will be Barry Akin, J. Glover, Jonathon Glover, J. Michael Glover, Hunter Glover and Jonluke Brubaker.


Elizabeth Rinks Lovell, 59, of Ridgely, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2007 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a homemaker and a member of Keystone Church of God.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the Ridgely chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Buckley officiating. Burial will be in Minnick Cemetery in Elbridge.

The family will receive visitors from 5:30-8 p.m. today at the Ridgely chapel.

Survivors include her husband, Roy G. Lovell; a daughter, Kimberly Lovell Deason of Ridgely; six grandchildren, Matt Deason, Jonathon Deason, Justin Lovell, Joshua Lovell, Brandon Harrell and Britney Lovell; and a great-grandchild, Trace Harrell.

She was preceded in death by a son, Donald Eugene "Hollywood" Lovell.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Pugh, Anthony Lovell, Jerry Enis, Matt Deason, Jonathon Deason, Justin Lovell and Josh Lovell.


Joe Wells, 94, of Dyersburg, formerly of Tiptonville, died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007 at Reelfoot Manor in Tiptonville.

He was a retired steel mill employee.

Graveside services were Saturday at New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely with the Rev. Bill McElyea officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include his wife, Edna Doyle Wells of Tiptonville; a daughter, Nancy Jane Stupar and husband, Kenneth, of Hobart, Ind.; and two grandsons, Joseph Kenneth Stupar and George Christopher Stupar.