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Obituaries for March 21, 2012

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Crisie Fisher, 78 of Newbern, TN died Friday, March 16, 2012 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Graveside service will be held Friday, March 23, 2012 at Poston Grove Cemetery, Hwy. 88 in Maury City, TN at 1:00 p.m.

She is survived by two sisters: Velner Fisher Slaughter of Toledo, OH, and Evelyn Fisher of Maury City, TN; nine nieces/nephews and a host of cousins and friends.

Mrs. Fisher was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Canary Fisher; one brother, Amos Fisher; and two sisters Venus Mae Fisher and Sarah Alice Fisher Wood.

H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Donald (Twin) Wesley, 48, of Newbern, TN died Thursday, March 15, 2012 at his residence.

He was born September 20, 1963 to Jo Ellen Mayberry of Newbern, TN and Melvin Wesley Sr. of Champaign, IL.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 1 p.m. at Word of Faith Church located at 925 South Main Ave. in Dyersburg. Bishop Bobby Nesbit will eulogize. Family will receive friends Saturday at noon at the church. Burial will follow at M.C.C.O. Cemetery in Newbern, TN.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra Kay Wesley of Newbern, TN; his parents Jo Ellen Mayberry of Newbern, TN, and Melvin Wesley Sr. of Champaign IL; three sons: Donald Ray Wesley of Dyersburg, TN, Justin Wesley of Newbern, TN, and Tracy Wesley of Humboldt, TN; and two stepsons: Tawan (Stephanie) Strayhorn and Shaie Tate of Dyersburg, TN; five sisters: Vanessa Wesley of Dyersburg, TN, Vicky Rivers of Miami, FL, Monique Lindsey of Joliet, IL, Mykelle Brown of Detroit, MI, and Charlene Phifer of San Jose, CA; three brothers: DeWayne (Diana) Mayberry of Dyersburg, TN, Melvin (Brenda) Wesley and Eddie Wayne Shelton both of Newbern, TN; 12 grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

H.H. Hudson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Pazzetta Adams, 88, of Dyersburg, died Monday, March 19, 2012.

Services will be held at Halls Funeral Home today at 2 p.m.


Ruth Hooper, 83, of Halls, died Monday, March 19, 2012.

Services will be held at Halls First Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Thursday.


Barbara Needham, 71, of Dyersburg, died Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at her residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Dyersburg Funeral Home - www.dyersburgfuneralhome.net.


Mary Throgmorton, 83, of Halls, died Monday, March 19, 2012.

Services will be held at Halls Cemetery at 11 a.m. today.