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Obituaries for October 10, 2012

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Geneva Moody, 89 of Newbern, Tennessee died on Monday, October 8, 2012 at Dyersburg Manor.

Born Tuesday, August 14, 1923 in Dyer County, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Jimmy Harris and the late Birdie Walker Harris. Mrs. Moody was a homemaker and member of Holy Hills Baptist Church.

Funeral services for Mrs. Moody will be 2 p.m., Friday, October 12, 2012 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating the service will be Rev. Jeremy Ballinger. Interment will follow in Atkins Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

Mrs. Moody is survived by husband, George Moody of Newbern; six sons and their spouses James and Jean Barlow of Fayetteville, North Carolina, Billy and Mary Jackson and Rev. Jimmy and Peggy Jackson all of Clarksville, Tennessee, Claudie and Diane Jackson and Ronnie and Tammy Jackson all of Jackson, Tennessee and Johnny and Julie Jackson of Lyman, South Carolina; two daughters, Anita and Robert Jowers and Linda Capps all of Dyersburg, Tennessee; 16 grandchildren;14 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by two sisters; two brothers; and a son-in-law, William Capps.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Jackson, Johnny Jackson, Rev. Jimmy Jackson, Claudie Jackson, Billy Jackson and Marty Jackson. Honorary pallbearers will be Ben Matthews, Jason Warren, Jeremy Jackson, Jerald Jowers, Will Capps, Joshua Jackson, Wesley Jackson, Patrick Jackson, Daniel Jackson, Vega

Pittman, Terrie Cousin, J. J. Robbins, Crystal Matthew, Lisa Lamb, Leslie Henry and Megan Jackson.

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


Carrie Ann Palmer, 36 of Rapid City, South Dakota, formally of Dyersburg, Tennessee, died on Saturday, October 6, 2012, at Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Born Tuesday, June 22, 1976 in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Carrie was a homemaker.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 11, 2012 in the Chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Bro. Carl Mills. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Dyersburg, Tennessee. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

Carrie is survived by her Fiancée, Philip Wanner of Rapid City, South Dakota; her mother, Judith Palmer of Newbern, Tennessee; two brothers, Trice Palmer & Wife Johnette and Joe Palmer & Wife Dana both of Dyersburg, Tennessee; her grandfather, Ralph Palmer of Dyersburg, Tennessee; two nieces Shelby Lynn Palmer and Charlie Kate Palmer both of Dyersburg, Tennessee; her fiancée's parents, Jerome and Doreen Sayler and Kenneth Wanner all of Wishek, North Dakota, her fiancée's sisters, Jessica Wanner of Manvel, North Dakota, Beth Wanner of Rapid City, South Dakota, her fiancée's brother, Daniel Wanner and his wife Katie of Devils Lake, North Dakota, her fiancée's grandparents, Larry and Shirley Raile of Piedmont, South Dakota and Mary Gluesing of Bismarck, North Dakota.

Carrie was preceded in death by her father, Charlie R. Palmer.

Pallbearers will be Trice Palmer, Joe Palmer, Jon Whitley, John Schuchhardt, Josh Pope and Scotty Elgin.

Online condolences may be made to the family at johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Carrie Ann Palmer.


Kathie Lockard, 55, of Dyersburg, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 at McKenzie Regional Hospital.

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