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Obituaries for Nov. 12, 2008

Sunday, November 16, 2008

L.C. Barham, 83, of Newbern, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008 at Crockett County Nursing Home.

He was an employee of the Dyer County Highway Department, a U.S. Navy veteran, a member of RoEllen Baptist Church, attended Rehoboth United Methodist Church, and was a master gardener.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan Tilley officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg.

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

Survivors include three daughters, Linda Sue Lemons of Newbern, Dottie Lowrance of Dyersburg and Jane Simpson of Atoka; a sister, Maudie Parker of Dyersburg; 11 grandchildren, Lorilee Kelly of Jackson, Alan Lowrance, Paula Kolwyck and Jeff Lemons, all of Dyersburg, Wendy Davis of Atoka, Carrie McFay of Knoxville, Lyle Lowrance of Stamford, Texas, Andrea Agee, Terry Lemons and Anthony "ToJo" Lemons, all of Newbern, and Brenda Lemons of Bonicord; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Hazel Barham; his parents, Charles and C. Elizabeth Ramey Barham; a sister, Mary Davis; and three brothers, James "Bud" Barham, Robert Barham and Shelley Barham.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Barham, James Barham, Ricky Barham, Stoye Barham, Emmett Reddin, Otha Castelaw, Jack Simpson and Jeff Jones. Honorary pallbearers will be Charlie Barham and Randall Harris.


Sandra Denise Holloway of Ripley died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008 at The Med in Memphis.

She was a cook for Mill's Grocery.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 13 at New Hope CME Church in Henning. Burial will be in Hamlett Temple Cemetery in Henning. Currie's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her husband, Wilbert Derrell Holloway of Ripley; two daughters, Jessie Holloway and Dorella Holloway, both of Ripley; three brothers, Robert Henning Jr. of Milwaukee, Wis., Timothy Owen of Ripley and James Glenn of Trenton; and seven sisters, Ella Balton and Teresa Glenn, both of Ripley, Lisa Henning of Henning, Elizabeth Sanders of San Antonio, Texas, Mary Owens of Chicago, Ill., Hazel Glenn of Decatur, Ill., and Ernestine Whitelow of Trenton.


Wonda Joy McDaniel, 83, of Henning, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2008 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Covington.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15 at Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church in Henning. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The family will receive visitors from noon-5 p.m. Friday at Currie's Funeral Home, and from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the church.

The widow of Pleze McDaniel, survivors include a daughter, Renae Washington of Henning; a sister, Ina Sceary of Ripley; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.


Annette R. Newsom, 70, of Newbern, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Waymon Hogue officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Newbern.

The family will receive visitors from 4-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include her husband, David L. Newsom of Newbern; three daughters, Delores Crisp of Seminole, Fla., Charlotte Thiel of Hammond, La., and Rose Thompson of Paxton, Ill.; two stepdaughters, Heidi Newsom of Dyersburg and Lynn Newsom of Portage, Ind.; two sons, Norman Gregson of Pekin, Ill., and Jesse Muthart of Lake Station, Ind.; two sisters, Anna Marie Jones of Lafollette, Tenn., and Pat Miller of Chicago, Ill.; four brothers, William Miller of Humboldt, Jasper Hausner of Michigan, Joseph Hausner of Hanover Park, Ill., and Albert Miller of Rantoul, Ill.; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Monique Newsom; her parents, Elmer and Rose Hausner; a sister, Sylvia Harbin; and four brothers, Drushell Miller, Douglas Miller, James Hausner and John Hausner.


Teddy Paul Parnell, 62, of Jackson, formerly of Trimble, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008 at his residence.

He was a longtime area funeral director and embalmer, a member of Masonic Lodge No. 285 and past member of the Dyersburg Rotary Club.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Mac Daniels officiating. Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Newbern.

The family will receive visitors at noon Thursday until time of the service at the funeral home.

Survivors include a daughter, Paige Thomas and husband, Dr. George Thomas of Jackson; and two grandchildren, Chase and Cole Davis.

He was preceded in death by a son, Bryan Parnell; his parents, Raymond and Mildred Parnell; and a brother, Eddie Parnell.

Pallbearers will be Doug French, Tom Parnell, Terry Newsom, Robert Ell Hurt, Dr. Barry Cole and Kenneth Rose.


Jimmy Wayne Warden, 60, of Unionville, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

He was a farmer, a U.S. Army veteran of Vietnam where he received the Bronze Star and Air Medal, and was a Baptist.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with Bro. Ronnie Turner officiating. Burial will be in Meacham Cemetery.

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

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Jean Warden of Unionville; two daughters, Sheila Warden and Sharon Warden, both of Unionville; a son, Jimmy Allen Warden of Unionville; five sisters, Betty Warden and Lucille Scott, both of Unionville, Sara Dent of Newbern, and Mary Kemper and Flossie Holt, both of Ripley; and three grandchildren, Lia Hogshooter, Caine Hogshooter and Madison Warden.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Pauline Warden; and four brothers, Thomas "Sonny" Warden, Leroy Warden, Oscar "Dub" Warden and Charles Warden.

Pallbearers will be Shane Campbell, Randy Campbell, John Edwards, Galon Edwards, Danny Willis and Jeff Warden. Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Asher and Bradley Hutcheson.