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Obituaries for March 3, 2009

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Jody Lee Barton, 36, of Finley, died Monday, March 2, 2009 at his residence.

He was a factory worker for Crafco in Halls.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Curry Funeral Home with Bro. Kenny Chessor officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Dyersburg.

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

Survivors include his mother, Shirley Eaton of Finley; his father, Dickie Barton of Jasper, Ala.; his stepmother, Deborah Barton of Jasper, Ala.; his stepfather, Mike Sipes of Millsfield; and four brothers, Rodney Barton of Germantown, Michael Sipes Jr. of Millsfield, Jared Barton and Landon Barton, both of Jasper, Ala.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Margarette and Chester Eaton, and Glenn and Mary Ruth Barton; and step-grandparents Basil and Irene Sipes.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Ketchum, Tim Qualls, John Carson, Paul Fraser, Steven Brock, Jed Bessent, Patrick Hendrix and William Hendrix. Honorary pallbearer will be John Ketchum.


Ronnie Garner, 55, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, March 1, 2009 at his residence.

Services will be at 10 a.m. today in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home with the Rev. Carmon Dennison officiating. Burial will be in Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery in Dyersburg.

Survivors include three sisters, Tammy Pankey of Dyersburg, Lori Vandiver and Connie Payne, both of Bolivar.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold Moody and Frances May Mitchell Garner.

Pallbearers will be Steve Palmer, Danny Baggett, Shawn Stallings, Brad Dallas, Jeff King, Eric Patton, Michael Petty and Jeff Johnson.


Edna Wells, 82, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2009 at Reelfoot Manor.

She was a homemaker.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The widow of Joe Wells, survivors include a daughter, Nancy Jan Stupar of Hobart, Ind.