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Obituaries for March 12, 2008

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Virginia Glozier, 80, of Dyersburg, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at Wesley at Dyersburg Nursing Care.

She was a homemaker, an avid artist and a former employee of Brach's Candy Company.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Calvin Smith officiating. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery.

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

Survivors include a daughter, Rebecca Maness of Dyersburg; three sisters, Fain McMillan of Jasper, Texas, Sue Laster of Missouri and Fay Foster of Iowa; three grandchildren, B.J. Gruggett, Michael Gruggett and Caiytlin Magsig; and a great-grandchild, Jordon Bayliegh Gruggett.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Wesley Glozier; her parents, Lee McKinley and Gertie Mae Henson Foster; and a sister, Martha Foster.


Alice Evelyn Lee, 85, of Martin, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at her residence.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Pentecostal Church.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today in the Ridgely chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Aaron Ward and the Rev. Roger Lipe officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely.

Survivors include a daughter, Shirley Turnbow of Martin; a son, Ray Morris Parker of Martin; a brother, Arthur Russell; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Dempsey Morris Parker and James Carol Lee; her parents, Luke and Alice O. Harris Russell; two sisters, Lorene Holloway and Ruth Burgess; and three brothers, Raymon "J.J." Russell, Paul Russell and Harris Russell.

Pallbearers will be Jack Pflueger Jr., Robert Kilpatrick, C.J. Bills and Casey Bills.


Joe Nathan Mosby, 58, of Chicago, Ill., died Thursday, March 6, 2008 at his residence.

He was a printer at Sun Time Newspaper.

Services will be at noon Saturday at Thompson Mortuary in Ripley with the Rev. Robert Sims Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Everlasting Life in Covington.

The family will receive visitors at noon-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Survivors include his mother, Dorothy L. Mosby of Ripley; two sisters, Rebecca Mosby of Ripley and Dorothy F. Mosby of Covington; and four brothers, Robert Mosby of Halls, Benny Mosby of Ripley, Marvin Mosby of Memphis and William Mosby of Tiptonville.


James Mickey Pettie, infant son of George Mickey Pettie and Margaret Blincoe, died Monday, March 10, 2008 at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Ky.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Hickman Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Uzzle and the Rev. Henry Callison officiating.

The family will receive visitors at 1-2 p.m. Thursday at Strong Funeral Home.

In addition to his parents, survivors include a brother, George Michael Pettie of Dyersburg; a sister, Erica Blincoe of Hickman, Ky.; and his grandparents, James Blincoe of Hickman, Ky. and George F. Pettie of Dyersburg.


Curtis Reed Windle, 22, of Newbern, died Saturday, March 8, 2008 at his residence.

He was a maintenance operator for Jimmy Dean Foods.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with Steve Walker officiating.

The family will receive visitors at 4:30-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Survivors include a daughter, Cameron Elaine Windle of Newbern; his parents, Tim and Lisa Windle of Newbern; a sister, Candace Beth Windle of Newbern; a brother, Cory Lee Windle of Newbern; his grandparents, Paul and Faye Fulkerson of Dyersburg; his great-grandfather, Charlie Wyrick of Newbern; and a special aunt and uncle, Ricky and Amanda Carroll.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Lillian and Frank Rogers and Andrew Ray Windle.

Pallbearers will be Cory Lee Windle, Ricky Carroll, Ray Windle, David Windle, Mike Windle, Shannon Windle and Jamie Hill.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to the Cameron Elaine Windle Benefit Account, c/o any branch of First Citizens National Bank.