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Obituaries for July 31, 2012

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Dot Williamson, a long-time resident of the Finley area, died Sunday the 29th of July at Dyersburg Manor Rehabilitation Center.

Affectionately called "Miss Dot", she was known as a kind, loving, and compassionate person with a wonderful smile for everyone.

She began her career as a surgical nurse at Parkview Hospital. She made a career shift when Sylvania opened in Dyersburg. When Sylvania closed she worked first in child care for several years before returning to elderly care-giving.

Since retiring in 2010, "Miss Dot" has enjoyed spending time with her husband, children, and grandchildren.

The family will receive visitors Tuesday, July 31, 2012 from 5:00-8:00 at Dyersburg Funeral Home.

Services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at Finley Baptist Church with Rev. Charles Halliburton officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Dyersburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by her husband, Harvey Williamson, of Finley; two children Pam Daugherty Stanley and husband Barry of Dyersburg; Barry Daugherty of Erin, TN; two granddaughters Misty Stanley Kennedy and husband Kevin of Columbia, TN; Stephanie Stanley Perdue and husband Garon of Dyersburg, TN; and four great-grandchildren, Savannah, Cade, and Madelyn Kennedy and Jaxon Perdue who brought great joy to her life. She is also survived by her twin brother Doug Seaton and wife Joyce of Finley who she enjoyed spending time and socializing with.

She was preceded in death by her parents Jim and Mattie Seaton, and two brothers, Ed and Leon Seaton.

Pallbearers are her nephews and grandsons; Charles, David, Todd Seaton, Ricky Via, Kevin Kennedy, and Garon Perdue. Honorary Pallbearers will be Cecil, Jim, and Tim Seaton, Cade Kennedy, and Jaxon Perdue.

Memorial gifts may be made to Finley Baptist Church, PO Box 89, 9 Magnolia Street, Finley, TN 38030.


Roger Ezell Criswell, 78, of Arlington, died Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Baptist Hospital in Collierville.

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


Emma B. Moore, 73, of Tiptonville, TN died Friday, July 27, 2012 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Cosmopolitan Funeral Services - www.cosmopolitanfuneralservices.net