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Obituaries for Feb. 13, 2009

Saturday, February 14, 2009

Julie Renee Callis, 34, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009 at her residence.

She was a homemaker and a member of Harmony Baptist Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. James Combs officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Survivors include her husband, Larry Brian Callis; two sons, Brian Anthony Callis and Gregory Callis, both of Dyersburg; her mother, Sharon Hall of Dyersburg; her father, Terry Combs of Newbern; and her grandmother, Mary Johnston of Arlington Heights, Ill.


Sue Smith, 74, of Obion, died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009 at her residence.

She was a homemaker.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Zion Cemetery in Elbridge with Bro. John Fowler officiating. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her husband, L.B. Smith of Obion; a stepdaughter, Pat Smith and husband, Louis, of Dyersburg; a sister, Maxine Tyland of Hasperia, Mich.; a brother, J.W. Pruitt of Phoenix, Ariz.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dick and Pearl Blacley Pruitt; two sisters, Helen Pruitt and Carolyn Pruitt; and a brother, Charles Pruitt.

Pallbearers will be Eddie Pruitt, Bart Sanders, Kevin Sanders, Gary Jones, Roger Roberts, Jamie Pritchett and Freddie Smith.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to Alzheimer's Association: Mid-South Chapter, West Tennessee Office, 326 Ellsworth St., Memphis, TN 38111.