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Obituaries for October 14, 2011

Friday, October 14, 2011

Carmon Lee Enochs Jr., 63, of Hornbeak, died Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011 at his residence.

He was a retired accountant.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Jeremy Ballinger officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg.

The family will receive visitors at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Survivors include two sons, Jonathan Lee Enochs and wife, Jessica, of Union City and Michael Richard Enochs of Novi, Mich.; a step-daughter, Tanya Shepherd Of Cape Cod, Maine; a step-son: Wesley Shepherd of Union City; his mother, Sarah Adele Singleton Enochs of Dyersburg; a sister, Linda Bennett and husband, Bruce, of Dyersburg; and two grandchildren, Isabelle Marie Enochs and Jackson Lee Enochs both of Union City.

He was preceded in death by his father, Carmon Lee Enochs, Sr.

Pallbearers will be Jonathan Lee Enochs, Michael Richard Enochs, Wesley Shepherd,

Herb Canaday, David Bennett and Bruce Bennett

Sign online condolences at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com


Memorial service for Pauline Thrupp Jacobi

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at First Baptist Church Dyersburg for Pauline "Polly" Thrupp Jacobi.

"Polly" returned to her Savior Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 after 97 years of faithful and devoted Christian life. A retired nurse, nature lover and a gifted artist, Polly left so much love and life with those that knew, loved, and treasured her. Polly was also so proud to be a member of First Baptist Church of Dyersburg and to always share her faith even in the most trying situations. We celebrate her life and memory and invite all her family and friends to share in this Memorial Service.

Survivors include two sons, Eugene Marr Jacobi (Joann) and Lawrence Earl Jacobi (Linda); a sister, Catherine Kaiser; her daughter-in-law, Mary Jacobi; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Graham Jacobi; two sons, Charles Edwin Jacobi and James Graham Jacobi; and a sister, Merry Thrupp.


Joanne Marie Pierce, 68 of Friendship, lost her fight against breast cancer Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011 at her residence.

Born April 24, 1943 in Geneva, New York, she and her family relocated to Tennessee in 1979. She worked in the area as an LPN for over 20 years. When she retired, she pursued her candle business,

Nanny's Country Candles.

She was a faithful and active member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in Dyersburg, TN where memorial services will be held Monday, Oct. 17, 2011 at 10:00 AM. A visitation and rosary will be held at Friendship Funeral HOme on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011 from 4-8PM,

Survivors include her husband Daniel Pierce of Friendsip, one daughter Sandra Lee Woodruff and husband Bryan of Alamo, one son Robert Lipker and wife Shannon of Friendship, one daughter in law Paula Lipker of Seneca Falls, NY, one step daughter Cassandra Haley, and fourteen grandchildren, Christopher Bushart, Kirt Woodruff (Candace), and Samantha Woodruff, Alicia, Lucas, Devin, Donald A. (III), Marilla, Grace, Elizabeth, and John William Lipker, Peter, Joshua, and Leslie Quick, two sisters Karen Dyrlund (Dean) , Canton, OH and Mary Wilson (John), Rochester, NY, one brother, Jack Marsfelder (Pam), Olean NY and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents Albert and Marjorie Marsfelder, Phelps, NY and son Donald A. Lipker, Jr., Seneca Falls, NY.

In Lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, www.komen.org, or you local chapters of the American Cancer Society. Donations to the ACS can also be made onlilne at www.cancer.org.