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Obituaries for January 26, 2011

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Murray Lynn "Rowdy" Rushing, 45, of Newbern, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011 at his residence.

He was a retired trucker driver.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in the chapel Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Perry Grills and the Rev. Randy Potts officiating.

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

Survivors include three children, Chelsea Rushing, Shayna Rushing and Taylor Rushing, all of Dyersburg; his father and stepmother, Coy Lynn and Jean Rushing of Newbern; two sisters, Anna Newman of Alamo and Margaret Johnson of Newbern; and a brother, Steven Rushing of Martin.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Dale Wright Rushing; and a sister, Sherry Rushing Latham.

You may sign online condolences at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com


Harlan Eugene Watson, 70, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

Funeral services for Mr. Watson will be Saturday. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.