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Obituaries for June 9, 2009

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Viki Carol Pate, 53, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at Baptist East in Memphis.

She was manager of Holiday in Express in St. Louis, Mo., and active in Kiwanis Club in St. Louis.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with Oscar Bruce officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include her parents, Charlie and Carolyn Pate of Dyersburg; a sister, Tina Lovins of Paris; a niece, Julie Willoughby Roseberry of Franklin; a great-niece, Taylor Marie Roseberry of Franklin; and a great-nephew, Tyler Chadwick Roseberry of Franklin.

Pallbearers will be Tommy Seratt, Chuck Seratt, Kevin Seratt, Tommy Wells, Jimmy Hester, Michael Wayne Baize, David O'Neal Baize and Daniel Curtis Seratt.


Peggy Bell Patton, 80, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at Dyersburg Manor Nursing Center.

She was retired as assistant at Carol Hopkins Day Care, a founding member of Fuller St. Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, and attended East Dyersburg Pentecostal Church.

Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby Miller and the Rev. Ron Lovins officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Survivors include four daughters, Pat Hastings and husband, Gary, Sherry Sipes and husband, Benny, all of Dyersburg, Pam Fortner and husband, Ed, of Tatumville, and Cindy Cottrell and husband, Trevor, of Trimble; a stepdaughter, Peggy Roberson and husband, Nat, of Friendship; two sons, Ronnie Patton and wife, Judy, of Dyersburg, and Richard Patton and wife, Evelyn, of Friendship; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and four step-great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett "W.E." Patton; her parents, Wilburn Epps and Estell Pope Bell; a sister, Helen Irene Bell; and a step-great-great-grandchild, Dakoda Cryts.

Pallbearers will be grandsons Marty Hastings, Mark Sipes, Tobey Patton, Toby Patton, Lynn Fortner and Dillon Cottrell. Honorary pallbearers will be grandsons Brett Sipes, Chad Sipes, Joey Fortner, Eric Patton, James Roberson and Ricky Roberson.