Bradley Dycus, age 28, of Newbern, joined his Heavenly Father Tuesday, November 9, 2010 after a courageous two and a half year battle with a rare cancer, Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor. He was a member of Newbern First Baptist Church. He was Nicet Level 3 Certified in Fire Protection Design Engineering. He was preceded in death by his sister, Connie Lea Robison; grandparents, Allen Dycus, James Vernon Simpson and Juanita Simpson. Survivors include his wife of 6 years, Marissa Dycus; parents, Bill & Paula Dycus; one brother, Frankie Robison and wife Doris, and their two children, Kelsey Burr and Clint Burr, sisters, Tina Baker and husband Mark Baker, and their children, Dawson and Hunter, Lori Isbell and husband Steve Isbell; grandmother, Ms. Mary Dycus.
Memorial service will be held Sunday, November 14, 2010, at 3:00 PM at Newbern First Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to The Ronald McDonald House of New York, 405 E. 73rd St., New York, NY 10021.
Frankie Ann Maples, 71, went on to be with her Lord on Monday, October 18, 2010. She was born March 30, 1939 in Jackson, TN to the late Cecil and Louise (Taylor) McNatt.
Frankie was raised in Dyersburg, TN and attended Memphis State University. She was a member of the Reynoldsburg Baptist Church, where she sang in the Choir for many years. She worked as a volunteer in Rosehill Elementary School Library for 10 years. Frankie was a beautiful person, loving wife of 42 years and wonderful mother. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband, William; daughter, Michelle; son, Scot; granddaughter, Nicole; sister, Kathryn (Ken) Alford; nephews, Greg, Trent and Paul; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law. Funeral services where held, Thursday, October 21, 2010 at the Pfeifer Funeral Home, Reynoldsburg, Thursday.
Burial was in Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Nashville, TN.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Online condolences at www.pfeiferfuneral.com
James "Jute" Bell, 82 of Yorkville, TN died Wednesday at his residence.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.