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Obituaries for February 19, 2012

Saturday, February 18, 2012

Jimmy Wayne Adkins, 64, of Dyersburg, died Thursday, February 16, 2012 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.

He was a glass glazier for Dyersburg Glass Co.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

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

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Adkins of Dyersburg; three daughters, Tiffany Adkins (Aspen) of Memphis TN, Kimberly Adkins Rush (Dallas) of Jackson, TN, Megan Adkins Nichols (Kaleb) of Fairbanks, Alaska; one son, Jodie Adkins of Yorkville, TN; one sister, Lila Hoback (Arthur) of Soddy Daisy, TN; one brother, Bobby Adkins (Geri) of Jackson, TN.; and seven grandchildren. He is also survived by his step-children; Chastity Moser, Brandon Copeland, John Copeland, and Jimmy Copeland all of Dyersburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jodie and Alice Anderson Adkins; and two brothers, Halbert Ennis Adkins and his wife, Sue, and James Edgar Adkins.


Rose Carolyn Crosby, 75 of Trimble, Tennessee died on Thursday, February 16, 2012

Born Wednesday, March 11, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Cecil Hickey and the late Mildred Louise Hickey.

She was employed by Memphis Municipal Airport as a screener and a member of the Trimble First Baptist Church.

Funeral services for Mrs. Crosby will be 1:00 PM Monday, February 20, 2012 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Dr. Bill Oakley. Internment will follow in Pierce Cemetery in Trimble, Tennessee. Visitation will be Sunday, February 19, 2012 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

Mrs. Crosby is survived by her husband John D. "Doug" Crosby of Trimble, Tennessee; one daughter Susan Copeland of Bartlett, Tennessee; two sons, Steve French of Baltimore, Maryland and Scott French of Cordova, Tennessee; six grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was predeceased by daughter, Sherry Patil.

Pallbearers will be Deacons of the Trimble First Baptist Church.

Online condolences may be made to the family at johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is proud to serve the family of Mrs. Rose Carolyn Crosby.


Terry Warren Myers, 64 of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Friday, February 17, 2012, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Tuesday, September 2, 1947 in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Mr. Myers was a retired materials manager for Thomas Industries.

Graveside services will be 1:30 PM, Monday, February 20, 2012 at Crestview Cemetery in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Mr. Myers is survived by his wife Rhonda Myers of Dyersburg, Tennessee; one daughter, Julie Renee Hartsel of Indiana; two sons Jeffrey D. Myers of Missouri and James W. Myers of Arkansas; his mother Lura Maness Myers of Hot Springs, Arkansas and three grandchildren, Kasey Justus of Oklahoma, Nicole Hartsel of Indiana and Aaron Hartsel of Indiana.

He was preceded in death by his father, James W. Myers and a grandson, Joshua Hartsel.

Online condolences may be made to the family at johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Terry Warren Myers.