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Obituaries for December 29, 2010

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Dorothy E. Robertson (nee Weeks), age 89, of Hebron, IN, formally of Dyersburg, TN, passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on Sunday, December 26, 2010

Dorothy was one of 13 children born to William and Hannah Weeks of Dyersburg, Tennessee. Dorothy was a homemaker and caregiver, She was a Member of the First Christian Church of Hebron. She enjoyed cooking, especially baking pies and cakes. Most of all she loved to dance, She was loved by all who knew her and we will all miss her great sense of humor. She loved life and lived it to the fullest.

Funeral services will be Friday, December 31, 2010 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of the Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Rev. Don Layman. Interment will follow in Sorrell's Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 10:00 AM until service time.

She leaves behind 9 children: Linda (Larry) Park of Hebron, IN, Virginia (Mark) Griffey of Gold Canyon, AZ, Kathy (Roger) Gengo of Valparaiso, IN, Joanie (Steve) Fickle of Huntington, IN, Gail (Denny) Northcutt of Rensselaer, IN, Johnny (Cheryl) Robertson of Medaryville, IN, Lydia (Ralph) Huerta of Phoenix, AZ, Barbara (Bill) Smith of Chesterton, IN and Darla (late Ken) Andre of LaPorte, IN. She also leaves behind 25 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, 11 great-great-grandchildren, 3 brothers: Bob Weeks of Lake Havasu, AZ, Dempsey Weeks of Dyersburg, TN, and Charlie Weeks of Moreno, CA; 2 sisters: Wilma Mandell of Brooklyn, NY and Louise Richardson of Ravenna, KY; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by husband: John and daughter: Ruth.

Memorial donations may be given to St. Jude House, 12490 Marshall, Crown Point, IN 46307

Please sign online condoles censes at: www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com


Carolyn Jean Weik, 79, of Dyersburg, died Friday, Dec. 24, 2010 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was a homemaker and a member of RoEllen Church of Christ.

Graveside services were Monday at Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg with Bro. Alvin Chapman officiating. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her husband, Donald Weik of Dyersburg; two sons, Eric Weik and wife, Tammy, of Cleveland, and Chris Weik of Dyersburg; a sister, June Hill of RoEllen; a brother, Billy Hickman of RoEllen; and four grandchildren, Joseph Weik of Dyersburg, Chelsey Weik, Lydia Weik and Brandon Weik, all of Cleveland.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hershel and Pearl Harrison Hickman.

Please sign online condoles censes at: www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com


Gracie L. Parker Fields, 92, of Santa Rosa, Calif., died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010 in Standwood, Wash.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Dyersburg Funeral Home.


Gladys Arterbridge Powell, 89, of Chicago, Ill., formerly of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010 at Christ Hospital in Chicago, Ill.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cosmopolitan Funeral Services.