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Obituaries for Jan. 19, 2009

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Mary Sue Staggs, 77, of Bogota, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a homemaker.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Springhill Baptist Church with the Rev. James Branscum officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely.

The family will receive visitors from 5:30-8 p.m. today at Dyersburg Funeral Home.

Survivors include three daughters, Barbara Hall and husband, Benny, of Bogota, Angie Woods and husband, Max, of Union City and Linda Reedy and husband, Steve, of River Grove, Ill.; a son, Donald Joe Staggs and wife, Connie, of Chicago, Ill.; a sister, Janie Hilliard of Alamo; four brothers, Buddy Wilbanks and wife, Peggy, of Crockett Mills, Danny Buress and wife, Bonnie, of Miston, Dicky Buress and wife, Lora, of Cates Landing, and Joe David Wilbanks of Gleason; eight grandchildren, Pamela Curtis, Donald Staggs, Jeremiah Staggs, Josh Staggs, Crystal Staggs, Shawn Staggs, Terry Staggs II and Cassie Staggs; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donnie L. Staggs; a son, Terry Lynn Staggs; her mother, Lona Jane Buress; her father, Novell Wilbanks; and a brother, Dennis Buress.

Pallbearers will be Buddy Wilbanks, Dicky Buress, Danny Buress, Ivy Hall, Billy Braddy and Odie Staggs. Honorary pallbearers will be Rodney Curtis, Steve Reedy and Benny Hall.