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Obituaries for September 1, 2011

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Margaret E. Strader, 87, of Tiptonville, died Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Union City.

She was an employee at the Air Park Inn at Reelfoot Lake for the State of Tennessee and a member of Union City Church of God.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Keystone Church of God with the Rev. Donnie Ragsdale and the Rev. Wayne McLean officiating. Burial will be at Lake Memorial Gardens in Tiptonville. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from 5-8 p.m. Friday in the Tiptonville Chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home.

Survivors include her daughter, Polly Linhart of Union City; a son, Edwin Strader of Hickman, KY.; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Strader; her parents, Jess and Willie Stanfield Castleman; four sisters, Mattie McDaniel, Margie Carr, Annie Lou Howerton and Lorene Green; three brothers, Johnny Castleman, Duke Castleman and Lawrence Castleman; and a granddaughter, Renee Linhart.

Pallbearers will be Donnie Howerton, Larry Howerton, Randy Castleman, William Green, Ronald Capps and Roy Lee McDaniel. Honorary pallbearers will be John Castleman and Bryan Strader.


Elmer Johnson, 79, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

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