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Obituaries for December 11, 2011

Saturday, December 10, 2011

William Jerry Mathina Sr., 65, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital.

He was a retired custodian for Dyersburg Regional Medical Center and attended First Baptist Church in Tiptonville.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Three Oaks Baptist Church with Bro. William Mathina Jr. officiating. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

The family will receive visitors from noon-2 p.m. Saturday at the church.

Survivors include his wife, Lucille Mathina of Dyersburg; a son, William Mathina Jr. and wife, Suzi, of Lenox; three sisters, Marie Smothers of Tiptonville, Bonnie Smith of Union City and Margaret Smothers of Wynnburg; a brother, Otis Mathina of Hayti, MO; and four grandchildren, Stephanie Beth Mathina, William Zachary Mathina, Jadan Andrew Mathina and Ben Joseph Mathina.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Susie Essary Mathina; and a sister, Brenda Mauldin.


Delbert Wayne Gay, 71, of Ripley, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Garner Funeral Home.


James "Jamie Clyde" Hillsman, age 55 of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011 at Regional Hospital of Jackson.

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


Randy Steven "Steve" Kee, 56, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011 at Douglas Health and Rehab in Milan.

Funeral services are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Curry Funeral Home.


James Lewis Parson, 53, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011.

Services were held Saturday in Dyersburg by Dyersburg Funeral Home.