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Obituaries for June 22, 2008

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Ryan Caldwell, 20, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, June 18, 2008 at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at International Gospel Temple with Minister Rodney Patrick officiating. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday at the church.

Survivors include his parents, James and Jennifer Caldwell of Dyersburg; a sister, Jade Caldwell of Dyersburg; and five brothers, DeShea Caldwell of Murfreesboro, Eric Caldwell of Nashville, Tyler Caldwell, Trevor Caldwell and Cody Caldwell, all of Dyersburg.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to International Gospel Temple.


Maurice M. "Babe" Daniels, 67, of the Viar Community, died Friday, June 20, 2008 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis.

He was retired as a Dyersburg Fabrics employee after 35 years, a volunteer for the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Cuban Missile Crisis, an F-101 jet-engine mechanic, a member of the American Legion and past member of Dyer County Young Farmers and Homemakers.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Bob Ozment and the Rev. James Daniels officiating. Burial will be in Mayfield Cemetery in Gibson County.

The family will receive visitors from 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Dora F. Barnes Daniels of the Viar Community; a daughter, Fran Daniels of Dyersburg; a son, Andy Daniels and wife, Laura, of Waverly; his stepmother, Alice Lee Daniel of Eaton; a sister, Mary F. Mungar and husband, Willis, of Romulus, Mich.; a brother, Richard A. Daniels and wife, Colleen, of Ward, Ark.; and two grandchildren, Anna Caroline Daniels and Jackson Gaines Daniels.

He was preceded in death by his father, Hiason Daniel; his mother and stepfather, Jewel Rivers Frye and Harold Frye; and a brother, F.A. "Buddy" Daniel.

Pallbearers will be Kendal Daniel, Timothy Daniel, Phillip Daniel, Steve Barnes, John Barnes, Frankie Cathey, George Cathey and Cecil Viar. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Pritchett, Damon Asbridge, Lloyd Smith, Gerald Newbill, Dale Alford, Danny Evans, Tommy Moss and Billy Taylor.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to Community Cancer Fund, P.O. Box 1102, Dyersburg, TN; or Salvation Army Soup Kitchen, P.O. Box 911, Dyersburg, TN.


Chester L. 'Patrick' Patterson, 90, of Friendship, died Thursday, June 19, 2008 at his residence.

He was a retired factory worker, a member of Fowlkes Baptist Church, a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corps/Air Force from 1937-1950, and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Services will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Buckley and the Rev. Neil Chatham officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Birmingham Patterson of Friendship; a stepdaughter, Myra Birmingham of Chicago, Ill.; two stepsons, Benjamin Birmingham of Carol Stream, Ill., and Fletcher Birmingham of Hudson, Ohio; three sisters, Beatrice Whitfield and Sarah Thacker, both of Geraldine, Ala., and Maxine Cryar of Gadsden, Ala.; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jason King, Ronnie Shaw, Brian McCanless, Lynn Williams, Robbie Lipker and Larry Fowlkes.


Lucy Mae Maupin, 85, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, June 21, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a retired cook, a resident of Dyersburg Manor and a member of Fort Hudson Baptist Church.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Don Layman officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Ciccione of Marengo, Ill., and Carol Fisher and husband, Jerry, of Dyersburg; seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Eugene Maupin; a son, Allen Eugene Maupin; her parents, C.M. and Myrtle French; two brothers, William French and Elmer French; and a grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Maupin, Eddie Maupin, Wayne Maupin, Trevor Fisher, Roy Kittinger and Bobby Fisher.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to Fort Hudson Baptist Church.


Myrtle Lee Williams, 90, of Newbern, died Thursday, June 19, 2008 at Union City Manor.

Graveside services were Saturday at Center Cemetery in Newbern with the Rev Rick Burton officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include a daughter, Faye Hutchison and husband, Bill, of Union City; three grandchildren, Michele Bell, Stacey Richardson and Regina Kay Ashley; and six great-grandchildren, Jake Bell, Jillian Bell, Bryce Richardson, Christopher Carter, Kelsey Richardson and Kaitlain Richardson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Williams; a son, Robert Williams Jr.; her parents, Clarence and Plinnie M. Halbrooks Hinson; four sisters, Kate Isbell, Irene Hinson, Olar Peevyhouse and Hooper Thomason; and two brothers, Buster Hinson and Edward Hinson.

Pallbearers were Donald Ray Isbell, Gene Hinson, Rex Thomason, John Lucas, Jay Williams, Tim Williams, Charlie Peevyhouse and Jim Isbell.


Catherine Yeats, 88, of Jackson, died Friday, June 20, 2008 at Forest Cove Manor in Jackson.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Ridgely United Pentecostal Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Bert Burkett officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include three daughters, Hazel Bryson of Dyersburg, Betty Clark of Bells and Sandra Marowski of Granite Shoals, Texas; two sons, Charles Yeats of St. Louis, Mo., and Paul Yeats of Farmington, Mo.; 19 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gus and Mary Butler, two sisters and three brothers.

Pallbearers will be Paul Clark, Ken Clark, Stan Autrey, James Bryson, Jeffrey Fortner and Dalton Autrey.