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Obituaries for Dec. 7, 2008

Monday, December 8, 2008

Debra Jo Herman, 45, of Hernando, Miss., formerly of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 at Desoto Baptist Hospital.

She was an employee of Fitzgerald Casino and a member of the Opera Memphis Chorus, America's Youth in Concert with Hernando First Presbyterian Church, and Hernando First Presbyterian Church.

Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg.

Survivors include her husband, Paul T. Herman of Hernando, Miss.; a son, Mason Herman of Hernando, Miss.; her mother, Jo Evelyn Sellers Force; her father, Steve Harrison of Dyersburg; a sister, Sherri Bowles and husband, Dedrick, of Olive Branch, Miss.; a brother, Forrest Harrison and wife, Kelly, of Dyersburg; a grandmother, Sara Ruth Harrison Moore; and great-grandparents T.O. Harrison and Ruby Gauldin Harrison.

She was preceded in death by grandparents L.M. Harrison, J.D. Sellers and Edna Sellers.

Pallbearers will be Dedrick Bowles, Zackery Bowles, Adam Bowles, James Tidwell, David Tidwell and John McPhail.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


Kathrine Rogers, 81, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church with the Rev. W.L. McCadney officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from 5-7 p.m. today at the church.

Survivors include her caretaker, Cora Edwards.