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Obituaries for May 19, 2011

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Devona Faye Attaway, 53, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, May 12, 2011 at her residence.

She was a former nurse for Northwest Correctional Complex and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church.

A memorial service was at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Wes Depew officiating. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery.

Survivors include her son, Jeremy Attaway and wife, Jamey, of Dyersburg; her father, Alfred Attaway of Dyersburg; a sister, Penny Childrey and husband, Phillip, of Ridgely; and two brothers, Allen Attaway and wife, Danita, of Dyersburg and Brian Attaway and wife, Melissa, of Vacherie, LA.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Avanell Lucille Sumner Attaway; and a sister, Pamela Diane Gladden.

The family requests that memorials be directed to a charity of the donor's choice.


Mildred Beatrice Barnett, 79, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, May 14, 2011 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

She was retired food service employee of Parkview Hospital and was a member of Beech Grove CPA Church in Dyersburg.

Services will be at 1 p.m. at Beech Grove CPA Church with the Rev. Beunnie Montgomery officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The family will receive visitors at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Survivors include two daughters, Cynthia (Barry) Gardner and Tina (Jeff) Vaughn, of Dyersburg; a son, Michael Barnett of Dyersburg; a sister, Martha (David) Barnett of Washington, DC; a brother, John L. Barnett of Flint, Mich.; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


Pamela A. Trumble, 53, of Dyersburg, died Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

Services are incomplete and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home.