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Obituaries for May 19, 2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Lizzie Faye Holmes, 68, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at her residence.

She was retired manager for Charter Oil Company in Orange, Texas and member of Trinity Baptist Church and a former member of Miston Baptist Church.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Miston Baptist Church with the Rev. Carmon Dennison officiating. Burial will be in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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

Survivors include three daughters, Charlotte Baggett and husband, Rickey, of Miston, Derhonda Davis of Dyersburg and Julia Doss and husband, Michael, of Humboldt; three sons, Michael Todd and wife, Lisa, of Miston, Timothy Todd of Dyersburg and Gary Alexander and wife, Tiffany, of Newbern; a sister, Cammie McCollum of Dyersburg; four brothers, William Lovell of Tiptonville, Harold Lovell of Centerville, Charles Lovell of Jackson and David Lovell of Dyersburg; her best friend, Penny Holmes of Dyersburg; 14 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Earl Holmes; and her parents, William and Bennie Thedford Lovell.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Allen Baggett, Wesley Young, Justin Todd, B.J. Hoffpauir, James Young, Dwayne Young, T.J. Todd and Mark Baggett. Honorary pallbearers will be Crystal Hoffpauir, Tracey Pearson, Natashia Davis, Lindsay Alexander, Savannah Alexander, Erica Tittle and Kalee Baggett.


Linda McElrath, 53, of Dyersburg died Wednesday, May 12,2010 at her residence.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 22, 2010 time 2 p.m. at Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church with Rev. W.L. McCadney officiating were she was a member. The Repass will be at Future City. Cosmopolitan Funeral Service is in charge of arrangement.

Visitation will be held Saturday, May 22, 2010 1:00p.m. at Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church. Survivors include a daughter, Anjanette (Greg) Harris of Dyersburg; a son William Cortez McElrath of Tiptonville; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Online condolences may be left at www.cosmopolitanfuneralservices.net