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Obituaries for August 29, 2010

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Jerry Don Anderson, 72, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Aug. 27, 2010 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

He was a retired employee of Colonial Rubber Works.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Mac Daniels the Rev. Calvin Smith officiating. Burial will be in Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors from 2:30-5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include his wife, Reba Sharp Anderson of Dyersburg; a daughter, Debbie Byrd and husband, Mike, of Dyersburg; two sons, Scott Thorpe and wife, Kelly, of Newbern, and Timothy Thorpe and wife, Teresa, of Dyersburg; a sister, Martha Ables of Dyersburg; two brothers, Ronnie Anderson and wife, Kathy, and Johnny Anderson, all of Dyersburg; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two daughters, Jerrianne Ferris and Brenda Lee Anderson; his parents, Harry and Grace Rogers Anderson; a sister, Deloma Wright; and a brother, Elon Anderson.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Thorpe, John Thorpe, Jake Thorpe, Shannon Winchester, Jonathan Byrd and Danny Battles. Honorary pallbearers will be Jonathan Anderson and Zack Goff.

Online condolences may be signed at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com


Annie Abbott Belew, 90, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010 at Dyersburg Manor.

She was financial secretary for First Baptist Church, where she was also a member, for 30 years, a member of XYZ Club, member of Keenagers, and local coordinator for the American Heart Association.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Raymond Boston and the Rev. Mike Hickman officiating. Burial will be in Rutherford Cemetery.

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

Survivors include a daughter, Patricia Belew Keller and husband, Dayton, of Dyersburg; a grandchild, Katherine Keller; and friend and caregiver Callie Fowlkes.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A.J. Belew.

Pallbearers will be Bill Baker and Albert Fowlkes.

The family requests that any memorials be directed to First Baptist Church Preschool Ministry.