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Obituaries for March 14, 2008

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Hugh Edward "Cave Man" Rundles, 66, of Liberia, La., formerly of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 in Lafayette, La.

He was a retired employee of Colonial Rubber.

Survivors include two daughters, Lori Mars of Brooklyn, Mich. and Christine Lail of Mooresboro, N.C.; a son, Eddie Rundles of Bells; his mother, Christine Maxwell of Dyersburg; and a sister, Beatrice Turnbo of Dyersburg.

He was preceded in death by his father, Willie Hugh Rundles; and a brother, J.B. Rundles.


Aldon Moody Sentell, 80, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, March 12, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

He was a retired surveyor for the Army Corps of Engineers and a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today in Dyer County Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Annetta Camp officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include a daughter, Marsha K. Neal and husband, Kenneth, of Dyersburg; a son, Michael W. Sentell and wife, Brenda, of Dyersburg; two stepdaughters, Brenda Guess and husband, Paul, of Dyersburg, and Barbara West and husband, Bill, of Nesbit, Miss.; two grandchildren, Kim Neal of Ripley and Chad Neal and wife, Lyndi, of Dyersburg; three great-grandchildren, Steven Armstrong, Hannah Armstrong and Noah Neal; four step-grandchildren, Kenneth Guess, Alan Guess, Emily Sisco and Casey Sisco; and four step-great-grandchildren, Jonathan Guess, Lucas Guess, Holli Guess and Aaron Sisco.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Hargett Sentell; his father, W.A. Sentell; his mother and stepfather, Kathleen Walker Stephenson and Dutch Stephenson.

Pallbearers will be George Rice, Allen Guess, Larry Riggs, Tommy Pylent, Neil Henry, John Pleasant and Mike Boals.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to Cumberland Presbyterian Church, American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.


Lonell Jones, 88, of Tiptonville, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at Reelfoot Manor Nursing Home.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John #2 Church in Tiptonville. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.

Survivors include six daughters, Doris Jean of Dyersburg, Charlotte Jones, Tranetta Jones, Joyce Jones, and Denise Jones, all of Tiptonville and Kathyleen Jones and husband, George, of Hickman, Ky.; six sons, James Jones and wife, Emma, Alford Jones, Larry Jones, and Thomas Jones, all of Tiptonville, Jerry William Jones of Paris, Charles Jones of Caruthersville, Mo.