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Obituaries Archive: February 27 - March 11


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PEARL LUCILLE BELL
ATWOOD: Pearl Lucille Bell, 96, died Thursday, March 3, 2011 at NHC Health Care Center, Milan. Funeral services were Saturday, March 5, 11 a.m. at Brummitt Funeral Home, Trezevant with burial in Pisgah Cemetery, Atwood.
Mrs. Bell was born in Cabot, Arkansas to the late Scott and Pearl Lents Ross. She was a cook for West Carroll High School and a member of Howse Baptist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Aaron Monroe Bell; and one sister, Pauline Jones.
Survivors include: one son, Franklin Brown, Sr. of Jackson; one grandson, Frankie (Rita) Brown of Atwood; three great-grandchildren, Candice (Kory) Wilson, Autumn Brown and Summer Brown; and one great-great grandson, Landon Wilson; two nieces, Evelyn Bevill of Indiana and Gladys Wilson of Alabama; and one nephew, Freddy Joe Jones of Atwood.
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DANNY NILES LEATHERWOOD
1948-2011
MCKENZIE: Danny Niles Leatherwood, 62, died Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were Friday, March 4, 1 p.m. at Brummitt Funeral Home, McKenzie with burial in Everett's Chapel Cemetery.
Mr. Leatherwood was born July 27, 1948 in McKenzie to the late Joseph and Georgia A. Leatherwood. He was a U.S. Marine Vietnam veteran, a disabled veteran and a member of McKenzie First Baptist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Lynn Leatherwood.
Survivors include: one daughter, Holly (Brian) Bennett of McKenzie; one sister, Donna (Lonnie) Hodge of Henry; one brother, Gale (Beverly) Leatherwood of Wapanucka, Oklahoma; and three grandchildren, Austin Bennett, Luke Bennett and Lilly Bennett.
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JERRY SULLIVAN
GULF SHORES, ALABAMA: Jerry Sullivan, 56, died Saturday, March 5, 2011 at his home. Memorial services are in McKenzie at a later date.
Mr. Sullivan graduated from McKenzie High School and UT Knoxville and was a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors include: one daughter, Stacy Sullivan; one brother, Bill Sullivan; and one sister, Trudy Bateman.

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PHYLLIS LUCEAL RIMMER
191 -2011
HUNTINGDON: Phyllis Luceal Rimmer, 92, died Thursday, March 3, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. Funeral services were Saturday, March 5, at 11 a.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro Fred Ward officiating.
Mrs. Rimmer was born May 6, 1918 in Henderson County to the late Abner Grice and Dawnie (Rogers) Grice. She was a retired production worker for H.I.S Company, a member of Huntingdon First Baptist Church, and was a resident of Life Care of Bruceton for many years. Luceal and Enloe were originally from Scotts Hill and moved to Huntingdon in the early 50's. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Enloe William Rimmer.
Survivors include: one daughter, Betty (Jack) Hixon of Huntingdon; one son, Mike (Mary Ann) Rimmer of Huntingdon; four grandchildren and one great-grandson.

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WILLIAM DERALD WYATT
1929-2011
BUENA VISTA: William Derald Wyatt, 81, died Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at Camden General Hospital. Funeral services were Friday, March 4, at 1 p.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Roger Cooper officiating. Burial followed in Spellings Cemetery.
Mr. Wyatt was born May 5, 1929 in Carroll County to the late William Edward Wyatt and Bessie Wilma (Bell) Wyatt. He was a retired industry mechanic for Chem Metals, a member of Mt. Nebo Baptist Church and served in the National Guard.
Survivors include: his wife of 60 years, Billie Jean (Beasley) Wyatt of Buena Vista; and one son, Derek Wyatt of Buena Vista.

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RANDALL WILSON
1948-2011
HUNTINGDON: Randall Wilson, 62, died Monday, February 28, 2011 at his home. Graveside services were Wednesday, March 2, at 3 p.m. at Christian Chapel Cemetery.
Mr. Wilson was born October 4, 1948 in Huntingdon. He was a retired barber and severed in the Army. He was preceded in death by his father, James Wilson.
Survivors include: his wife of 42 years, Shirley (Hunley) Wilson of Huntingdon; one daughter, Tracy Malone of Huntingdon; and his mother, Dorothy (Williams) Wilson of Huntingdon.
Chase Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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JOHN MACK BARTHOLOMEW
1920-2011
HUNTINGDON: John Maxwell (Mack) Bartholomew, 90, died Friday, March 4, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. Funeral services were Sunday, March 6, at 2 p.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Marshall Gurley, Bro. Andrew Stokes and Bro. Rufus Chandler officiating. Burial followed in Hickory Flat Cemetery.
Mr. Bartholomew was born November 25, 1920 in Decatur County to the late James Lee Bartholomew and Lillie (White) Bartholomew. He was a member of New Liberty Missionary Baptist Church, a retired Auctioneer and a World War II Army veteran. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Raynell (Richardson) Bartholomew; three sisters, Unnie Dabbs, Opal Wall, and Alma Lee Halters; and six brothers, Aaron Bartholomew, Oakley Bartholomew, Woodrow Bartholomew, Corey Bartholomew, Faye Bartholomew, and Paul Bartholomew.
Survivors include: two sons, James Sidney (Wanda L.) Bartholomew of Clarksburg and Johnny Ray Bartholomew of Huntingdon; two sisters, Irene James of Westover and Imogene Blackwell of Cedar Grove; one brother, Farris Bartholomew of Clarksburg; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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WILLIAM HOWARD COMPTON
1921-2011
HOLLOW ROCK: William Howard Compton, 89, died Tuesday March 1, 2011 at his home. Funeral service were Thursday March 3, at 10:30 a.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with Bro. Fred Ward officiating. Burial followed in Carroll Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Compton was born September 28, 1921 in Carroll County to the late Torrey C. Compton and Ollie Lee (Cooper) Compton. He was a retired farmer, truck driver for Henry I. Siegel and member of Barren Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Charlotte Elaine Compton.
Survivors include: his wife of 68 years, Frances Compton; one son, Lynn (Wanda) Compton of Huntingdon; two daughters, Judy (Terry) Noles of Huntingdon and Nelda (Gary) Davidson of Huntingdon; a sister, Betty Brooks of Huntingdon; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.

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MARIAN ELBADINE GOODWIN POWELL
1929-2011
HUNTINGDON: Marian Elbadine Goodwin Powell, 81, died Saturday March 5, 2011 at Huntingdon Health and Rehab. Visitation was Monday, March 7, from 1:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with burial in Carroll Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Powell was born October 20, 1929 in Yuma to the late Jessie Carnell and Elsie (Hedge) Carnell. She was a homemaker and member of Huntingdon Church of Christ. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Cecil Goodwin; and her second husband, Dewey Powell.
Survivors include: one son, Cecil (Jean) Goodwin of Jacksonville Beach, Florida; one daughter, Marilyn (Nelson) Norden of Cosby, Tennessee; a sister, Reba McGehee of Little Rock, Arkansas; three brothers, Eugene Carnell of Humboldt, Ralph Carnell of Gadsden, and Bobby Carnell of Oxford, Missippi; three grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

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MAVIS WOODARD REED
1921-2011
HUNTINGDON: Mavis Woodard Reed, 89, died Sunday, March 6, 2011 at Huntingdon Health and Rehab. Funeral services are Wednesday March 9, 11 a.m. at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church with burial in Bethel Cemetery.
Mrs. Reed was born September 25, 1921 in Benton County to the late Willie Jordan and Minnie Jordan. She was retired from Henry I. Siegel.
Survivors include: two sons, Charles (Bettie) Woodard of White Bluff, Tennessee and Ray (Barbara) Woodard of Huntingdon; four grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Bethel Church Cemetery, C/O Jimmy Bennett, 432 Vale-Store Road, McKenzie, TN 38201.

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ALLIE U. MARTIN
1925-2011
DRESDEN: Allie U. Martin, 85, died Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at Regional Hospital of Jackson. Funeral services were Saturday, March 5, at 11 a.m. at Williams Funeral Home of Gleason with Bro. Kenneth Price officiating. Burial followed in Hopewell Cemetery near Gleason.
Mrs. Martin was born September 6, 1925 in Gleason to the late Irvin Thomas and Eary Lee (Cary) Thomas. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include: her husband, Charles Martin of Dresden; one daughter, Dola (Martin) O'Daniel of Gleason; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

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ARTHUR DALE BEARD
1937-2011
MCKENZIE: Arthur Dale Beard, 73, died Saturday, March 5, 2011 at his home. Funeral services were Tuesday, March 8, at 3:30 p.m. at McKenzie Funeral Home with Bro. Kevin Gallimore and Bro. Bobby Jackson officiating. Burial followed in Gordon Cemetery near his home.
Mr. Beard was born November 18, 1937 in Hornbeak to the late Franklin Eugene and Ollie Timmons Beard. He was a retired truck driver, former landscaper/tree planter, and U.S. Army veteran serving from 1961 to 1963. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Mavylee Simmons and Mattie DeHartt; and four brothers, Don Beard, Claude Beard, J.W. Beard and Wayman Howard Beard.
Survivors include: his wife of 48 years, Melody L. (Dixie) Blalock Beard of McKenzie; two daughters, Kathleen (Kathy) Sweeney and Alice Marie Machaels; four sons, Arthur D. (Art) Beard II, Matthew (Matt) Beard, Walter Donald (Donny) Beard, and Bryan Eugene Beard; three sisters, Geneva Forrester, Beverly Swofford, Fanny Jo Morton; one brother, Marvin Beard; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

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LEE NUNNERY
1938-2011
BOCA RATON, FLORIDA: Lee Nunnery, 72, formerly of Bruceton, died Thursday, February 24, 2011 at Delray Beach Hospital in Delray, Florida. Graveside services were Saturday, March 5, 1:30 p.m. at Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery near Camden.
Mr. Nunnery was born August 3, 1938 in Bruceton to the late Fred and Estelle Lockhart Nunnery. He was a graduate of Michigan State University and a retired CEO of Graphic Printing in Boca Raton, Florida.
Survivors include: his wife, Carol Ann Nunnery of Illinois; six children, Sheila, Kim, Kelly, Kevin, Michele and Nicole; one sister, Bettie Nunnery of Auburn Hills, Michigan; three brothers, B.C. (Jean) Nunnery and Charles (Linda) Nunnery, both of Taylor, Michigan, and Fred (Ann) Nunnery, Jr. of Novi, Michigan; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
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TIFFANY JEAN MAYNARD NEIHOFF
1979-2011
GILBERTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Tiffany Jean Maynard Neihoff, 31, died Saturday, February 19, at her home.
She was employed at IGA in Draffenville, Kentucky in the deli. She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Maynard.
Survivors include: her mother, Paula Jean Crabtree of Gilbertsville, Kentucky; stepmom, Denise Maynard of McKenzie; one sister, Teresa (William) Blakemore of Paris; one brother, Trinity (Raelynn) Maynard of Trezevant; fiancée, Wesley Sirls of Gilbertsville, Kentucky; one stepbrother, Dave (Emily) Smith of McKenzie; one stepsister, Brenda Smith of Pine Bluff, Arkansas; three brothers, Edward, Kyle and Bradley Maynard of McKenzie; aunt, Diane Maynard of McKenzie; two cousins, Jack Bennett and Becky Bennett of Illinois; nieces and nephews, Tyrone, Ellaine, Marcus, Trinity, Kaylee, Annaliese, Brianna, Larkin, Gracie and Edward.
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RALPH EUGENE DOLAN
1928-2011
BRUCETON: Ralph Eugene Dolan, 82, died Monday, February 21, 2011 at Plumley Health and Rehab. Funeral services were Wednesday, February 23, 12 noon at Marlboro Church of Christ near Vale with Bro. Joe Abbott officiating. Burial followed in Marlboro Cemetery.
Mr. Dolan was born December 30, 1928 in Bruceton to the late Oliver Dolan and Carmel Powley Dolan. He was a claims clerk for Campbell 66 Express and member of Marlboro Church of Christ. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Annie Marie Green Dolan.
Survivors include: one son, Brent (Elsie) Dolan of Bruceton; and two grandchildren.
Bruceton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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REV. RAVIA LAYNE SHANKLIN
1917-2011
MCKENZIE: Rev. Ravia Layne Shanklin, 93, died Monday, February 21, 2011 at McKenzie Health Care Center. Funeral services were Wednesday, February 23, 1 p.m. at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Latham with burial in the church cemetery.
Mr. Shanklin was born December 23, 1917 in Palmersville to the late Irvin and Idis Carr Shanklin. He was a WW II Army veteran and a retired Methodist minister. He was also raised by his grandmother, the late Laura Carr. Besides his parents and grandmother, he was preceded in death by his wives, Mary Sacarakis Shanklin and Ester Gooch; and three brothers, Boise Shanklin, Hale Shanklin and J C Shanklin.
Survivors include: one daughter, Georgia (Steve) Hart of Cedar Grove; two sisters, Mary Lou Cannoughton of Napersville, Illinois and Robbie Neil Van Cleave Waldon of Tallahassee, Florida; one brother, Neil Shanklin of Latham; and two granddaughters, Mary Hart of Franklin and Lauren Hart of Nashville.
Brummitt Funeral Home, Trezevant was in charge of arrangements.

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BILLY FUZZELL
MCKENZIE: Billy Fuzzell, 87, died Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were Saturday, February 19, 3 p.m. at Brummitt Funeral Home, McKenzie with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, McKenzie.
Mr. Fuzzell was born in McKenzie to the late Waymon and Nell Rae Fuzzell. He was a WW II Army veteran, member of the VFW, former employee of McKenzie Water Department and a retired factory worker. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Moody King Fuzzell; two sisters, Anna Rae Serles and Lillian Moore; and three brothers, Joe Fuzzell, Jerry Fuzzell and Robert Fuzzell.
Survivors include: four daughters, Margie Morgan and Frances (Danny) Allen, both of McKenzie, Martha (Billy) Puckett of Greenfield, and Marsha (David) Tegethoff of Huntingdon; one son, Billy Wayne (Debbie) Fuzzell of Huntingdon; 11 grandchildren, Dennis Morgan, Prentice Morgan, Jeremy Allen, Brandy Betterman, Clay Fuzzell, Jason Puckett, Justin Allen, Matt Fuzzell, Brian Fuzzell, Will Tegethoff and Lacye Abbott; eight great-grandchildren, Kody Fuzzell, Kayla Fuzzell, Shane Betterman, Caleb Puckett, Aubrey Abbott, Jaxon Abbott, Magen Carroll and Madison Carroll.

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JENICE BRANON HARRIS
ATHENS, ALABAMA: Jenice Branon Harris, 73, died Monday, February 21, 2011, at Limestone Health Facility. Funeral services were Wednesday, February 23, at 3 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Athens, Alabama with Ron Oakley and Dr. Don McCulley officiating. Burial followed in Roselawn Cemetery in Athens.
Mrs. Harris was born April 30, 1937 in McKenzie to the late Howard and Louise Branon. Jenice became a Christian at a young age, and before becoming bedridden at the Limestone Health Facility, attended Tuesday Bible study and Sunday church services. She was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church. Although she lived with a debilitating condition her entire adult life, she was a strong, smart woman who always had a beautiful smile on her face and touched the lives of so many. She enjoyed the outdoors, gardening and cooking, but most of all she loved being with her family.
Survivors include: her husband of 54 years, Tom C. Harris of Athens, Alabama; daughters, Lisa Curry and husband, Dave of Athens, and Stacy Painter and husband, Glenn of Madison, Alabama; sister, Susie Branon of North Little Rock, Arkansas; brothers, Ken Branon and wife, Barbara of Martin, Phil Branon and wife, Sally of McKenzie, and Dan Branon and wife, Trula of Brevard, North Carolina; grandchildren, Branon and Spencer Curry of Athens, Alabama; five nieces, two nephews, and numerous great-nieces and nephews.
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FRANCES LEE BUSH
1926-2011
HUNTINGDON: Frances Lee Bush, 84, died Sunday, February 27, 2011 at Life Care Center in Bruceton. Funeral services were Tuesday, March 1, at 2 p.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Lynn Stapleton officiating. Burial followed in Christian Chapel Cemetery.
Mrs. Bush was born November 17, 1926 in Ripley, Tennessee to the late Lee Smith and Frances (Hendren) Smith. She was a member of Huntingdon Missionary Baptist Church and a retired production worker for Publix Shirt Corporation. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, E. D. (Doc) Bush; grandson, John Christopher Nolen; brothers, Charles Smith and William Smith; and stepmothers, Nannie Springer Smith and Lula Younger Smith.
Survivors include: one son, John (Gay) Nolen of Jackson; five sisters, Jo Abbott of Huntingdon, Carolyn (Billy) Williams of Joelton, Betty Redden of Nashville, Mary Anderson of Huntingdon, and Ann Smith of Nashville; two brothers, Harlan (Debbie) Smith of Nashville and Davis (Kristy) Smith of California; two grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

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ROBERT LEE THOMPSON
1924-2011
HUNTINGDON: Robert Lee Thompson 87, died Thursday, February 24, 2011 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were Saturday, February 26, at 11 a.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Ringold officiating. Burial followed in Sellers Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Thompson was born January 21, 1924 in Buena Vista to the late Ernest Floyd Thompson and Opal Lucille (Taylor) Thompson. He retired from the United States Postal Service, was a member and Deacon of the Clarksburg Church of Christ, an Army Paratrooper, and a Veteran of World War II.
Survivors include: his wife of 65 years, Evola (Laws) Thompson; two daughters, Phyllis (David) Smith of Burns and Marsha (Ricky) Williams of Lebanon; one son, Gene (Rosa) Thompson of Huntingdon; two sisters, Opal Lorene Moore of Coal City, Illinois and Alice Faye (Bill) Rigsby of Plano, Texas; two brothers, Raymond E. (Betty) Thompson of Huntingdon and Ernest Floyd (Virgie) Thompson, Jr. of Wright City, Missouri; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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BRO. KEVIN LANE HOLLAND
1960-2011
HUNTINGDON: Kevin Lane Holland, 50, died Thursday, February 24, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. Funeral services were Saturday, February 26, at 2 p.m. at Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Nathan Horton and Bro. Tim Coleman officiating. Burial followed in Mixie Church Cemetery.
Mr. Holland was born July 19, 1960 in Camden. He was an evangelist minister and a member of Mixie Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Leslie Holland.
Survivors include: his wife of 25 years, Andoria Holland of Huntingdon; one daughter, Amanda Holland of Huntingdon; one son, Jonathan Holland of Huntingdon; his mother, Madeline Florence Holland of Camden; one sister, Rita (Ronnie) Gipson of Camden; two brothers, Roy (Brenda) Holland of Pevely, Missouri and Keith (Dale) Holland of Camden.

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MARJORIE ELIZABETH BRISCOE
1936-2011
WESTPORT: Marjorie Elizabeth Briscoe, 74, died Monday, February 21, 2011 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were Friday, February 25, at 11 a.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with Bro. Lathan McLean officiating. Burial followed in Jamison Cemetery.
Mrs. Briscoe was born August 23, 1936 in Charlotte, North Carolina to the late Marshall Garnett Stone, Sr. and Margaret Seabrooks Fields. She was a homemaker and active in the Tennessee Foster Care Association. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Nick Briscoe; and a grandson, Jeremy David Jackson.
Survivors include: four daughters, Debra Leigh Pritchard of Yuma, Dayna Lynn Davis of Westport, Danette Leilani Melton of Indio, California, and Desiree' Lohra Ernsberger of Hollow Rock; one son, Derrick Louis Briscoe of Medina; one sister, Barbara Stalker of Louisville, Kentucky; one brother, Marshall "Bill" Stone, Jr., of Cathral City, California; 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

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MARY BETH GRIFFAW
1963-2011
ELYRIA, OHIO: Mary Beth Griffaw, 47, died Saturday, February 19, 2011. Funeral services were Saturday, February 26, at 11 a.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with Bro. Fred Ward officiating. Burial followed in Carroll Memorial Gardens.
Ms. Griffaw was born November 29, 1963 in Lorain, Ohio. She was a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Survivors include: her parents, William and Mary Ann Lamar of Huntingdon; one son, Kristen Griffaw of Murfreesboro; two brothers, Michael Lamar of Huntingdon and Mark Lamar of Ohio.

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ADRON (LISH) LEE CHANDLER
1934-2011
HUNTINGDON: Adron (Lish) Lee Chandler, 76, died Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Funeral services were Saturday, February 19, at 2 p.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home.
Mr. Chandler was born February 19, 1934 in Huntingdon to the late John Burl Chandler and Dola Estelle (Bridges) Chandler. He was a steel mill worker and a member of Mudd Creek Baptist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter.
Survivors include: his wife, Martha Chandler; two daughters, Rhonda Gale Adas of Pahrump, Nevada and Valerie Lynn (Brad) Bartholomew of Huntingdon; a son, Ronnie (Leigh Ann) Chandler of Bruceton; a sister, Sudie Lou White of Huntingdon; a brother, William Burl Chandler of Bruceton; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

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MIKE FULLER
1959-2011
HUNTINGDON: Mike Fuller, 51, died Sunday, February 20, 2011 at Baptist Memorial Hospital. Funeral services were Wednesday, February 23, at 2 p.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with Bro. Bryan Oakes officiating. Burial followed in Carroll Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Fuller was born July 11, 1959 in Nashville. He was an electrician for A J Kirkwood.
Survivors include: his parents, Roy and Louise Fuller of Huntingdon; his wife, Debbie Brandon Fuller of Huntingdon; a daughter, Ashley Fuller of Huntingdon; a son, Chris (Amanda) Fuller of Huntingdon; a stepdaughter, Winter Santiago of Huntingdon; three stepsons, Ryan Brandon, Hunter Santiago and Derek Santiago, all of Huntingdon; one granddaughter and a step-grandchild.

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L R "HAM" PENDERGRASS
1922-2011
HUNTINGDON: L R "Ham" Pendergrass, 88, died Saturday February 26, 2011, at Jackson Madison General Hospital. Funeral services were Tuesday March 1, 11 a.m. at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home with Bro. Hugo Sellers officiating. Burial followed in Christian Chapel Cemetery.
Mr. Pendergrass was born December 20, 1922 in Carroll County to the late Charlie Miller and Eddie Montgomery Pendergrass. He was a retired line supervisor for Milan Arsenal and a member of Obion Chapel Church of Christ. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James "Mutt" Pendergrass, Henry Pendergrass and Larry Wayne Pendergrass; and one sister, Louise Fuller Baumgardner.
Survivors include: his wife, Margaret Pendergrass of Huntingdon; two sons, Steve Pendergrass of Atlanta, Georgia and Keith (JoEllen) Pendergrass of Huntingdon; two sisters, Ollita Kelly and Flossie Meals, both of Cedar Grove; three grandchildren and one great-grandson.

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FAYE WYGUL
1922-2011
HENRY: Faye Wygul, 88, died Friday, February 25, 2011 at her home. Funeral services were Sunday, February 27, at 2 p.m. at Henry Baptist Church with Paul "Bud" Merwin and Larry Jones officiating. Burial followed in Henry City Cemetery.
Mrs. Wygul was born April 9, 1922 in Alamo to the late Francis Marion Williamson and Emma Nannie Brassfield Williamson. She was owner and operator of Wygul Lime & Fertilizer Company for 42 years and member of Henry Baptist Church for 56 years. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hilton Wygul; and one sister, Frances Pollard.
Survivors include: one son, Jeff (Rhonda) Wygul of Henry; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Ridgeway Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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LOUISE B. COATES
1915-2011
SOUTH FULTON, TENNESSEE: Louise B. Coates, 95, died Thursday, February 24, 2011 at her home. Funeral services were Saturday, February 26, at 2 p.m. at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel in Fulton, Kentucky with Bro. Eddie Cassetty and Bro. Ricky Phillips officiating. Burial followed in Obion County Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Coates was born December 17, 1915 in Jordan, Kentucky to the late Mary Cordelia (Younger) and William Wesley Burcham. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by HER HUSBAND, Thomas Griffin Coates; three brothers, Lennie Burcham, W.D. Burcham and Ardell Burcham; and five sisters, Mary Byrd, Mildred Dunn, Dorothy Burcham, Helen Strauss and Lois Potter.
Survivors include: one son, Robert Jerry Coates of Frederick, Maryland; three daughters, Glenda J. McAlister of Fulton, Kentucky, Sandra K. Deming of McKenzie and Carol S. Fulcher of South Fulton, Tennessee; one sister, Juanita Roark of Selmer; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
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