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Obituaries for Jan. 11, 2008

Saturday, January 12, 2008

William "Billy" Whitehorn, 59, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2008 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.

He was a truck driver and a security guard and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the City Cemetery with Bro. Dustin Forthun officiating. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include a daughter, Melissa Boldon of Dyersburg; three sons, Billy Whitehorn of Memphis and Joe Whitehorn and Matthew Whitehorn, both of Mississippi; a sister, Karen Jefferies of Memphis; a brother, Alton Whitehorn of Fulton, Ky.; and a grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Nathan Howard Whitehorn and Audrey Mable Williams Whitehorn.


James Harold Reagan, 81, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008 at his residence.

He was a retired farmer, a World War II veteran and a member of Cunningham Methodist Church.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home in Newbern with the Rev. Mac Daniels officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg.

The family will receive visitors at 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include a brother, Don Reagan and wife, Mary Jane, of Dyersburg; and 10 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Tom and Clellon Brown Reagan; and four brothers, Tyrus "Bub" Reagan, H.O. "Red" Reagan, Joe Thomas Reagan and John Glen Reagan.

Pallbearers will be Clark Reagan, Byron Reagan, Aaron Reagan, Tracy Lamb, Joe Frank Reagan and Kirk Reagan.