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Obituaries for Dec. 2, 2008

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Perry Grandville Bond, 84, of Bonicord, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008 at Crockett County Nursing Home.

He was a retired landscaper and a tool-and-die machinist for Evatone Evatype.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Friendship Funeral Home with Dr. Mike Melton officiating. Burial will be in Rehoboth Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors at 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Elizabeth Reed Bond of Alamo; a daughter, Brenda Bishop of Summertown; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Carman, Tim Carman, Mike Reed, Joey Reed, Tim Nantz Jr. and Terrell Howell.


Rual W. Petty, 81, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

He was a former employee of Colonial Rubber, a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church and a Navy veteran.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg with the Rev. Annetta Camp officiating.

The family will receive visitors at 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Curry Funeral Home.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia James and Leigh Ann Bradbury, both of Dyersburg; two sons, Ricky Petty and Lawayne Petty, both of Dyersburg; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ollie and Mamie Wilson Petty; a sister, Pat McKnight; and a brother, Buddy Petty.

Pallbearers will be Charles Ozment, Bob Hendrix, Joe Hendrix, Matt Stafford, Danny James and Richie Petty.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to a charity of the donor's choice.


James Larry Reynolds, 48, of Newbern, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008 at his residence.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Crockett's Chapel Cemetery in Tiptonville with the Rev. Larry Byassee officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include his fiancée, Thelma Butler of Newbern; four sisters, Barbara Lynn of Tiptonville, Margarete Marlow of Elbridge, Linda Nichols of Troy and Mary Jo Smith of Sharon; and three brothers, William Reynolds of Newbern, Charles Reynolds of Hornbeak and Donald Reynolds of Troy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Edward Reynolds and Mary Kathryn Scott Reynolds; and two brothers, Jackie Reynolds and Terry Reynolds.