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Obituaries for June 19, 2009

Friday, June 19, 2009

John C. Anderson, 90, of The Woodlands, Texas, died Monday, June 15, 2009 at his residence.

He was a retired master sergeant of the U.S. Air Forces and veteran of World War II and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with President Michael York officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include his former wife, Peggy J. Miller Darnell of Dyersburg; a daughter, Johnnie C. Anderson of Memphis; a son, Jeffrey J. Anderson and wife, Brenda, of The Woodlands, Texas; two brothers, Robert Anderson and wife, Muriel, of Miami, Fla. and Norman Anderson of Torrance, Calif.; two grandchildren, Erin Yeager and husband, Justin, of Conroe, Texas and Adrienne Conroy and husband, Carlos, of Orlando, Fla.; and a great-grandchild, Abigail Yeager.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Christopher Columbus Anderson and Ingrid B. Anderson; a sister, Ruth Anderson; and a brother, Trygve Anderson.

Pallbearers will be Larry Carnell, Richard Carnell, Carlos Conroy, James Singleton, Elder Murdock and Elder Cornelius.


Vivian Morris, 75, of Gleason, formerly of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin.

She was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Dresden.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Doug Morris and the Rev. Gene Gallimore officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors at 5:30-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include a daughter, Gail Todd of McKenzie; two sons, Marty Morris of Gleason and Lynn Morris of Sharon; two sisters, Dorothy Fisher and France Nail, both of Dyersburg; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Isaac Morris; and her parents, Hugh Thomas Rundles and Onby Osburne Rundles.

Pallbearers will be Doug Fisher, John Snider, Marty Morris, Lynn Morris, J.R. Todd, Michael Bynum and Eddie Rawls.