Calvin Thomas Counsell, age 83, of Fulton, Ky. and formerly of South Fulton, died Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at the Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton, KY.
He was a member of the Smith Street Church of Christ in South Fulton and had retired from the former Brown Shoe Company in Union City, where he worked as a machine operator. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in the Korean War and was a member of the V.F.W.
He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Gleyn Twilla of Dyersburg, several nieces and nephews, and a special friend, Elizabeth Etherton of Fulton, Ky.
He was preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Ann (Perry) Counsell, his parents: Elijah Thomas Counsell and Jewell Alice (Robertson) Counsell Rose, and a sister Mary Meadows.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010 at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel with burial to follow in the Obion County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be at the funeral from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday and after 8 a.m. Wednesday until the funeral hour.
Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
J.C. Arrington, age 75, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.
Services are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home.