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Obituaries for November 12, 2009

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Sadie Inez Crook, 91, of Dyersburg, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

She was a former school cook and a usher at St. Luke Baptist Church in Ripley.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church in Ripley. Burial will be St. Luke M.B. Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors at 12-5 p.m. at Thompson's Mortuary in Ripley.

Survivors include a sister, Minnie Reed of Ripley.


Mrs. Lavern Wilson, 82, Dyersburg, TN died Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was retired.

Services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, November 13, 2009 in the Chapel of Curry Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie Sanders officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 12th at the funeral home.

Survivors include her two daughters, Jackie Pierce and Brenda Kindle of Dyersburg, TN: two sons, J.L. Wilson of Dyersburg, TN, Johnny Wilson of Tulsa, OK: a sister, Shirlene Garner of Quinlan, TX: 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Johnnie Clarence Wilson; one son, James Larry Wilson her parents, Arthur & Lealer Sweat Evans, two sisters, Kathleen Sanders and Eunice Allison; two brothers, Raymond Evans and Ray Evans; a grandson, Jason Hays and a granddaughter, Tabitha Wilson.

Pallbearers will be Billy Pierce, Jason Turnbo, Scott Wilson, Michael Wilson, Ricky Sanders and Chad Kindle. Honorary pallbearers will be Tony Kindle and David Barker.

Online condolences are available on our website- www.curryfuneral.com


Frances Rebecca Baker Wright, 89, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a retired sales clerk for Green's Jewelry Store, a member of Parr Avenue Church of Christ, member of Senior Circle and former Girl Scout leader.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Parr Avenue Church of Christ with Bro. Scott Owen and Bro. Parks Thurmon officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include three daughters, Shirley Hart of Murfreesboro, Carolyn Wright and Coleen Jamison and husband, Mark, all of Dyersburg; a son, Mike Wright of Dyersburg; a sister, Lois Boatright of Dyersburg; six grandchildren, Chris Hart and wife, Heather, of Nashville, Colleen Fogle and husband, Shane, and Scot Jamison, all of Murfreesboro, Hannah McNeil and husband, Delmer and Hunter Jamison, all of Dyersburg and Kristen Jamison of Jackson; and four great-grandchildren, Sophie Hart, Sadie Hart, Nate Fogle and Tripp McNeil.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ed Wright; her parents, H.C. and Verna Baker; two sisters and two brothers.

Pallbearers will be Mark Jamison, Hunter Jamison, Scot Jamison, Delmer McNeil, Chris Hart and Shane Fogle.

The family requests that memorials be made to Parr Avenue Church of Christ.