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Obituaries for Feb. 18, 2008

Monday, February 18, 2008

Charles "Chuckie" Clark, 60, of Bonicord, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at his residence.

He was a retired welder for Heckethorn Manufacturing and a member of East Dyersburg Methodist Church.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Frank Gardner and the Rev. Jim Wolfgang officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include his wife, Laura Kaye Clark of Bonicord; a daughter, Amy Kaye Clark of Dyersburg; a son, Brian Clark of Dyersburg; a sister, Sherry Lambert of Bonicord; and a grandson, Garrett Blake Clark.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Lockie Mae Clark; and two brothers, Larry Joe Clark and Wayne Clark.

Pallbearers will be Jackie Keeling, Bill Starnes, Donald Baker, Bill Perry, James Cooper and Larry Koonce. Honorary pallbearers will be George Yarbro, Dick Storey and Ewell Tucker.


Patricia Jean Veal Coker, 43, of Big Sandy, formerly of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 1 p.m. today in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Williams officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Survivors include a daughter, Holly Ann Chandler and husband, Justin, of Newbern; a son, Shawn Douglas Smith of Dyersburg; her father, Robert Veal Sr. of Dyersburg; a sister, Loleta Veal Chandler and husband, David, of Pachuta, Miss.; and two brothers, Robert "Bob" Veal Jr. and wife, Tammy, and Anthony T. Veal and wife, Susan, all of Dyersburg.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Davis Veal; and a brother, Gary E. Veal.

Pallbearers will be Justin Chandler, Justin Veal, Doug Smith, Eli Veal, Adam Veal and Clint Veal.


Ann Brown Maclin, 90, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at Wesley at Dyersburg Nursing Center.

She was a retired teacher, a member of Home Demonstration Club, Tennessee Education Association and an active member of West Dyersburg Church of Christ.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with Bro. Rick Crawford and Bro. Ronnie Turner officiating. Burial will be in Ripley Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include three daughters, Laura Ruth Weldon and husband, Bill and Helen Maclin, all of Dyersburg and Louise Williams and husband, Jim, of Troy; three sons, Mac Maclin and wife, Beverly, and Donnie Maclin, all of Louisville, Ky. and David Maclin and wife, Joan, of Marion, Ky.; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, N.C. Maclin; her parents, Charles and Annie Laura Brown; four sisters, Mary Beecroft, Stella Trimble, Rose Barnette and Lauria Frank; three brothers, Nolan Brown, Quitman of Brown and Dewey Brown; and a granddaughter, Natalie Joan Brown.

Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Barnett, Glen Barnett, Charles Arnold, Phil Lipford, Rich Evans and Preston Turner.


John A. Parker, 77, of Cullman, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008 at his residence.

He attended Northbrook Baptist Church.

Services were held Feb. 14 at Moss-Service Funeral Home with the Rev. Wayne Cook officiating. Burial was in Cullman Memory Gardens.

Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn McGrath and husband, George, of Cullman; a son, Raymond Rocke and wife, Kay. Of Mesa, Ariz.; two sisters, Mary Hickman of Batavia, Ill. and Ann Shelly of Burbank, Ill.; four grandchildren, Jonathan Parker and wife, Samantha, Cindy Arroyo and husband,, Jose, Cheri Crumbly and husband, Scott, and Christine Carroll and husband, Keith; and six great-grandchildren, Arlena Barnes, Sarah Barnes, Luke Carroll, Allyson Carroll, Jacob Crumbly and Joshua Crumbly.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Parker; two sons, Leslie A. Parker and Richard Rocke; his parents, Dave and Lucy Jane Hanes Parker; and nine siblings.


Johnnye Dee Patterson, 83, of Newbern, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at Wesley Care Center.

She was a homemaker.

Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. today in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg with Dr. Bill Oakley officiating.

The family will receive visitors at 1-2 p.m. at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

Survivors include a daughter, Lynda Park and husband, Jamie, of Newbern; a granddaughter, Kimberly Pruitt of Newbern; and a great-granddaughter, Shelby Nicole Autry of Newbern.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lonnie Patterson; a son, Lt. James A. Gardner; and her parents, Dallas and Bernice Godwin Russell.

The family request that any memorials be directed to Trimble First Baptist Church, 118 Pierce St., Trimble, TN 38259.


Howard McKinley "Mac" Todd, 27, of Dresden, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at his residence.

He was a carpenter and a Baptist.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden with Russell Cherry officiating. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery.

Survivors include his mother, Debra Legens Todd of Dresden; his stepmother, Shirley Turnbo of Dresden; seven sisters, Paula Todd, Tammy Markowski, Debbie Turnbo and Angie Ayers, all of Martin, Teresa Potter of Dyersburg, Lisa Turnbo and Mary O'Callaghan, both of Dresden; a brother, Randy Turnbo of Dresden; and his grandparents, Junior and Wanda Legens of Dresden.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Carolyn Legens.