Joell Dunaway, 46, Paris, died Oct. 13 at her home. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Ridgeway Funeral Home.
Her husband, Vincent, survives. Other local survivors include three sons, Vincent, Matthew, and Dallas, all of Paris.
She was a cafeteria worker at Henry County High School.
L.C. Davis, 64, Paris, died Thursday, Oct. 4 at Henry County Medical Center. Graveside services were held Friday, Oct. 12, at 11 a.m. at Middle Tennessee State Veterans' Cemtery, Nashville. Trinity Funeral Home handled arrangements.
He was born Nov. 14, 1947, in Mississippi, to the late L.C. Davis, Sr. and Mildred Davis. He is survived by sons Thomas and Edmond Davis and six grandchildren.
Funeral service 2:00PM Tuesday McEvoy Chapel with Bro. Fred Shakelford of Springhill Baptist Church officiating, burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Monday and after 10:00AM Tuesday.
She was born in Jackson, TN to the late William H. and Katherine Kemp Stewart. She married John Cox February 6, 1950, he survives, Paris, TN.
Survived by a daughter: Kathy (Don) Sparks, Henry; son: Ricky (Patty) Cox, Paris; brother: Bill (Avis) Stewart, Jackson; grandchildren: David (Regena) Andrews, Paris, Greg (Kelly) Andrews, Springville, John (Mary) Andrews, Gleason; great-grandchildren: Abigail, Britton, Kane and Blake Andrews,, Zack Braham; step-great grandchildren: Amy and Eric Walker, Tiffany and Nick Oatsvall; two nieces and two nephews.
Preceded by a sister: Betty Carver.
Mrs. Cox was a member of the Springhill Baptist Church. She was retired from Holley Carburetor, a loving mother and wife who also loved gardening and cooking.
Richard Paul Tanner
Funeral service 2:00PM Sunday at McEvoy Funeral Home, Pastor Joe Collins, Henry New Life Baptist Church will officiate, burial to follow at Maplewood Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be his grandsons: Carl Tanner, Ricky Tanner, Randy Tanner, Chris Cherry, Matt Cherry and David Tanner.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Saturday and after 10:00AM Sunday.
He was born in Memphis to the late Richard H. and Lillie Bryan Tanner. On June 7, 1947 he married Wilmadell Lawrence Tanner, she preceded September 29, 2012.
Survived by daughters: Linda Tanner, Peggy Tanner and Marilynn (Steve) Cherry all of Paris; sons: Paul (Carolyn) Tanner, Paris, Danny (Brenda) Tanner, Sparta, Jeff (Kathy) Tanner, Paris; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Mr. Tanner was Baptist by faith and had retired from the Henry County Board of Education.
Graveside service 2:00PM Saturday at Bethel Cemetery in Buchanan with Bro. Joe Turner, New Harmony Baptist Church, officiating. McEvoy Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.
No visitation is scheduled.
Born in Chicago, IL to the late Melvin and Irene Sirles Tiedemann.
She is survived by her husband David P. Taylor of Paris, they were married June 4, 1960; daughter: Darla (Bill) Harmon, San Antonio, TX; son: Anthony Taylor, Nashville; grandchildren: Garrett, Grant, Grace, Jackson and Julia Harmon.
She was a homemaker.
Funeral service 11:00AM Wednesday at the Mansfield Baptist Church, Virgil Bishop, Pastor of Mt. Sinai Baptist Church will officiate, burial will follow at the Mansfield Baptist Church Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers are Curtis Neal, David Hall, Earl Williams, Jimmy Hopper, James Glisson and Thomas Fowler.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Tuesday at McEvoy Funeral Home and after 10:00AM Wednesday at Mansfield Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter: Wanda S. Palmer-Kane, Paris; son: James E. (Miriam) Palmer, Jr., Hermitage; sisters: Frances S. Foust, Mansfield, Betty J. Sutton, Wyandotte, MI; step-granddaughter: Becky (Joel) Koenig, Hermitage; great-grandchildren: Kierran and Declan Meiner, both of Washington State; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Preceded by her parents: Marion F. and Oma Cross Summers; two step-sisters; one step-brother and a granddaughter: Melissa R. Kane-Meiner.
Ms. Palmer had been a member of the Mansfield Baptist Church since 1950. She retired as Postmaster at the Mansfield Post Office after 36 years of service. Graduate of Henry High School, volunteer IRS Tax preparer, was a member of the Henry County Medical Center auxiliary and the Henry County Literary Program.
Nan Williamson Sauer
No service is scheduled.
Mrs. Sauer was born in Mullins, SC to the late Dr. Gustalphus Adolphus Williamson and Mae June Peterson Williamson.
She is survived by her husband Curtis B. Sauer of Ft. Myers, Fl, they were married June 1, 1950; daughters: Elizabeth (Dave) Twigg, Manteca, CA, Nancy (Daniel) Hurt, Paris; grandchildren: Christina Hurt, Curtis, Nan and Mae Twigg.
She died after a 9 year battle with Alzheimer's Disease.
Memorials may be made to: Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
Stanley Back, 59, Buchanan, died early Sunday morning at Henry County Medical Center. Survivors include his wife, Terri, and mother Ruth Ann Jefferson Back of Springville.
He worked at the Milan Arsenal and Elliott Maintenance Service.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Ricky Kendall, 56, Paris, died Oct. 3, at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Rawls Funeral home, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Michael A.W. Jones
Michael A.W. Jones, 34, of Memphis formerly of Paris died October 4, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete at Rawls Funeral Home.
Raymond Earl "Scooter" Dossett
Raymond Dossett, 81, Paris, died Thursday, Oct. 4 at Henry County Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton, Ky., at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7. Ridgeway Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.
He married Laquita Whitmer and she died Nov. 2002. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Carrollton and former shift supervisor with Kentucky Utilities in Ghent, Ky.
Survivors include a daughter, Delene Marcelle, Palmyera, ind.; two sons, Michael of Paris; Larry, Manchester, Ga.; two brothers, Don and Tommy of Central City, Ky.
Pauline Reid Snider
Funeral service 1:30PM Sunday at the First United Methodist Church in Paris with Dr. Rob Martin officiating, burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brain Robertson, David Robertson, Aaron Fisher, Jonathan Bell, David Gillespie and Richard Kivi.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Saturday at McEvoy Funeral Home, after 12:30PM Sunday at First United Methodist Church.
Survived by daughters: Jane (James) Robertson and Ann (Terry) Carter, both of Paris; brothers: Rev. Russell (Christine) Reid, Ripley, Roland (Ann) Reid, Brownsville, Lyle (Elizabeth) Reid, Brownsville, Frank (Geneva) Reid, Wilmington, NC; grandchildren: Brian (Jessica) Robertson, Murfreesboro, David (Elizabeth) Robertson, Franklin, Terri (Aaron) Fisher, West Lafayette, IN, Paula (Jonathan) Bell, Collierville; great-grandchildren: Abby and Mareyn Robertson, Celia and Danielle Robertson, Lauren and Matthew Fisher and Jon Carter Bell.
Preceded by her parents: William Thomas and Jo Stella Williamson Reid; husband Basil G. Snider; two brothers: Noel and Terry Reid.
Mrs. Snider was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Paris, U.M.W. and Delta Kappa Gamma Teachers Society. She was a former teacher and librarian.
Derrick "Pokey" Allen Vaughn
Funeral service 3:30PM Sunday at the Christ Family Worship Center in Puryear, TN with Bro. Robbie Moore officiating, burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Dennis Jetton, Jr., Dawayne Bowden, Darrell Vaughn, Mark Lee, Gary Olive and Randall Kelley. Larry Joe smith and Paul Smith will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Saturday at McEvoy Funeral Home and after 1:00PM Sunday at Christ Family Worship Center.
He is survived by his parents: Bobby Darrell and Laura Ann Lee Vaughn, Paris; special friend: Linda Clausen, Paris; son: Dillon Lee Vaughn, Nashville; sisters: Debra (Gary) DuBois, Dover, Dianne Jetton, Bell City, KY, Doretta Vaughn, Paris; brothers: Dennis (Stacy)Jetton, Sr., Bell City, KY, David (Christy) Vaughn, Paris, Darrell Vaughn, Paris, Danny Vaughn, Paris.
Preceded by a brother: Donald Wayne Gilbert; maternal grandparents: Virgil and Gladys Lee and paternal grandparents: William and Nina Vaughn.
"Pokey" was a self employed construction worker. He enjoyed crafts and was an avid fisherman.
Reba Ann Pinson
Reba Pinson, 77, Paris, died Wednesday, Oct. 3 at Jackson-Madison Co. Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Fairview Baptist Church, with burial in McAuley Cemetery, Buena Vista. Ridgeway Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Clark, Mansfield; Lisa Isbell, Jackson; a son, Gary Pinson, Paris; and numerous grandchildren.
She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church, where she was very active for 56 years. She was former co-owner of Pinson Wholesale in Paris for many years.
Memorials may be sent to Fairview Baptist Church, 114 Memorial Dr., Paris; or Relay for Life, 1290 Kelley Dr., Paris.
Frederick "Ricky" Demetrius Kendall
Ricky Kendall , 56, of Paris died Wednesday, October 3, 2012, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at Rawls Funeral Home.
Mary Madeline Bell
Mary Bell, 95, Paris, died Wednesday, Oct. 3 at Henry County Healthcare Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Memorial Cemetery.
She married William Bell and he died in 1988. She is survived by two daughters, Peggy Caldwell and Virginia Knott, both of Paris.
She was a member of East Wood Church of Christ.
Susan Aileen Fenner
Susan Fenner, 81, Buchanan, died Tuesday at Henry County Healthcare Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Foundry Hill Cemetery, Puryear.
She was a member of the Point Pleasant Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Ellen Andrews, Paris; Emily Fenner, Texas; four sons, William, David and Robert, all of Arkansas; and Lou, Paris.
Sharon "Gail" Hall
Funeral service 11:00AM Tuesday at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. John Smith, Fairview Baptist Church officiating, burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Monday and after 9:00AM Tuesday.
Survived by her husband: Michael A. Hall, Paris, they were married March 1, 1976, sister: Shirley T. (Billy) Bucy, Madison Heights, MI; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Preceded by her parents: Orion B. and Celesta Maye Norton Holland; sister: Kathleen H. Caldwell and a brother: James Louie Holland.
She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Sharon Hall, 66, Paris, died Saturday, Sept. 29 at her residence.
Wilmadell Tanner, 87, Paris, died Saturday, Sept. 29 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McEvoy Funeral Home, with burial in Maplewood Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Monday and after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Shirley Anne Presson
Shirley Presson, 74, Paris, died Friday, Sept. 28 at her home. Funeral services will be held at Ridgeway Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Monday and burial will be in Boothe Cemetery, Paris.
She married Orby Philip Presson, who survives, with three daughters, Debbie Casterline, Lorrie Krall, and Sheila Ross, all of Paris; two sons, Randal and danny, both of Paris; four sisters and four brothers and numerous grandchildren.
She was a homemaker.
Ronald James "Pops" Off
Ronald Off, 74, Paris, died Thursday, Sept. 27 at his residence. There will be no service; the body will be cremated. Arrangements were in the charge of Ridgeway Funeral Home.
He was a retired machinist and a U.S. Navy and Army veteran. Survivors include his fiancee Jenny Wills, paris; a son, Donald Off of Tennessee; two step-sons, Shawn Korytko and Donald Wills of Paris.
Albert Winn Jackson
Albert Jackson, 95, Paris, died Thursday, Sept. 27 at Henry County Medical Center.
Graveside services were at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Friends may call at McEvoy Funeral Home from 1-3 p.m. Sunday.
Graveside service 3:30PM Sunday at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation 1:00 - 3:00PM Sunday.
He is survived by a son: Ray (Dena) Evans, Lawrenceburg, TN; a grandson and granddaughter both of Lawrenceburg; cousins: Mark Brown, Jennifer (Alton) Wright, Craig (Janis) Brown all of Paris, Martha (William) Porter, Round Hill, VA; caretakers: Melanie Herndon and Brenda Blackburn.
Preceded by his parents: John J. and Lillie Brown Jackson; brothers: Nelom Jackson and Cecil Jackson.
Mr. Jackson was formerly a boilermaker and owner of Fort Heiman.
Geraldine Farmer, 90, Springville, died Thursday night, Sept. 27, at Henry Co. Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in McDavid Grove Cemtery. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Saturday and after 1 p.m. Sunday.
She married John Farmer, and he preceder her in death. Survivors include two daughters, Norma Houston, Paris; Linda Clark, Cottage Grove; five sons, James, Paris; Charles, Jackson; Robert, Georgia; William, Collierville; and J.David, Springville; and a sister, Peggy Cunningham, paris; and numerous grand and great-grandchildren.
Regina Williams Latimer
Regina Latimer, 74, Paris, died Thursday, Sept. 27, at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, following complications of a car accident.
She married Tillman Latimer, and he died in 1989. She formerly worked at the holley Carburetor Plant for 17 years and was a waitress at the Avalon Restaurant. She was a former L&N Credit Union Auditor for several years.
She is survived by two daughters, Vicky Stoope and Patty Bell; and a son, Scotty Collins.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Saturday and after 11 a.m. Sunday.
Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Assn., 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas, 75231.
Funeral service 11a.m Saturday, Sept. 29, at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Stephens of the Sulphur Well Church officiating; burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers: Danny Welsh, Cody Bryson, Ricky Bryson, Chris Bryson, Jason Owen, Braxton Owen with Kyle Bryson as honorary pallbearer.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Friday and after 10:00AM Saturday.
Shirley is survived by a daughter: Heather (Chris) Williams, Puryear, TN; sons: Mike (Glenda) Bryson, Paris, TN, Steven (Tiffany) Bryson, Mansfield, TN; sister: Carol (Joe) Holdman, Mansfield, TN; grandchildren: Drew Williams, Jessica (Michael) McClure, Jennifer Campbell, Cody Bryson, Ricky Bryson, Chris Bryson, Kyle Bryson, Hannah Bryson; four great-grandchildren; aunts: Ruth Fathera and Mae Dell Holt.
Preceded by her parents: Lloyd and Myrtle Irene Burden Lowe.
Retired from Kroger and Paris Vision Center. She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.
Loretta Faye Stagner
Loretta Stagner, 69, Springville, died Tuesday, Sept. 25 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Ridgeway Funeral Home. Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Springville.
She married Robert Stagner, who survives with a daughter, Laura VanDenburg of Ooltewah, Tenn.; two sons, Scott, Greenwood,MS; and Randy, Joplin, Mo.
She was a former teacher's assistant and was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist church.
William "Veltman" Stephens
Funeral service 2:00PM Friday at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. Paul Hudspeth,Community of Christ Church, Paris, TN and Jeff Tyler, Community of Christ Church, Independence, MO officiating, burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens.
Serving as pallbearers will be Will Stephens, Jack Brown, Steve Tyler, Jeff Tyler, Danny Freeman and Amanda Futral
Visitation 3:00 - 7:00PM Thursday and after 11:00AM Friday.
He was born in Henry County,TN to the late William Jefferson and Lora Mae Miller Stephens. On August 27, 1955 he married Sue Neal Burnette Stephens, she survives, Florissant, MO.
Survived by sons: David Michael (Kathleen Kastelic) Stephens, Tulsa, OK, Barry Neal (Becky) Stephens, Dallas, TX; sisters-in-law: Imogene Stephens, Paris, TN, Geraldine Stephens, Paris, TN, Sue Stephens, Detroit, MI, Pat Stephens, Kansas City, MO; grandchildren: Will Stephens, Kelsey Stephens, Hayley Stephens, Shannon Wilcox, Callie Stephens; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Preceded by sisters: Loetta Tyler, Violet Tyler, Virginia Stephens, preceded in infancy; six brothers: Lloyd, James, Harvey, Frederick, Johnson and Eual Stephens.
Mr. Stephens was a member of the Community of Christ Church. He graduated from Puryear High School in 1948 and from Finlay Engineering College in Kansas City, MO with a BS in Mechanical Engineering, he retired as Vice President of Engineering at Crane Company after 25 years. He served 4 years in US Navy Air.
Eunice Elizabeth Lockman
Eunice Lockman, 85, Paris, died Monday, Sept. 24 at Plumley Rehab. Funeral services will be held at 2p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 11 a.m. Thursday.
She married Rupert Lockman, who preceded her in death. She is survived by three daughters, Sandra Jones, Lexington; Judy Farris, Paris; carl Beverly, Corinth, MS; a son, Mike Lockman of Paris; and grand and great-grandchildren.
She was retired as assistant director of nursing at Henry Co. Medical Center, where she worked for 30 years.
June Foster died Sunday, September 23rd, at Jackson- Madison County Hospital. She is preceded in death by husband Jim Foster. They were married May 28th, 1955. She was born June 21st, 1938. She was the daughter of Willie and Emma Whited of Lebanon, TN. She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and enjoyed bowling. She owned and operated the dairy queen in Paris for many years with her late Husband Jim. She leaves three sons; James Andrew (Charlotte) Foster, Jeffrey William ( LeAnne) Foster, Joel Wayne (Dina) Foster, all of Paris. She leaves one sister, Rose Bowman of Paris and one brother, Mack Whited of Lebanon, TN. She was Preceded in death by four sisters and one brother. She leaves five grandchildren; Misty Foster, Rocky Foster, Dustin Foster, Dakota Foster, and Jordan Foster. One great grandson Jackson Foster, two step-grandchildren; Jasmine and Khalid Al-Hamad, and one great step-grandchild, Scott Bizeau.
Graveside services for June Marie Foster, age 74, will be held Tuesday September 25th at 4pm at Memorial Cemetery. David Harrison afficiating.
Gary Lynn Foust
Gary Foust, 56, Paris, died Sunday, Sept. 23, at his residence. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at Shiloh Methodist Cemetery.
Survivors include his mother, Etta smith nicols, Paris; step-daughter, Marcia Townsend, Milligan; three sisters, Carol Simmons, Paris; Rita Lossie and Judi Davis, both of Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.
Foust was a carpenter and member of Paris Community Bible Ray of Hope Church, Paris.
Margie Parish Scott
Margie Scott, 83, Puryear, died Saturday, Sept. 22 at Spring Creek Nursing Home, Murray. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at McEvoy Funeral home, with burial in the family cemetery in Puryear.
Nell Pillow, 88, Paris, died Saturday, Sept. 22 at Paris Healthcare. Graveside services will be held at Birds Creek Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Friends may call at Ridgeway Funeral Home from 4-8 p.m. Monday and 11-1 p.m. Tuesday.
She married Winston Pillow and he died earlier this year. She was a member of the East Wood Church of Christ and worked for the Mitchum Co. She also worked for Dr. Chesmore's office.
Survivors include Traci Pillow, Paris; a son, Joe, Murfreesboro; and grand and great-grandchildren.
William Dean, 50, Paris, died Saturday, Sept. 22, at his residence. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at New Liberty Cemetery. The family requests memorials be directed to Henry Co. Medical Center Hospice, 311 E. Wood St., Paris.
He worked as a brick mason and attended Point Pleasant baptist Church as a youth.
Survivors include his mother, Betty Lou Boyd, Paris; two daughters, April Perry, Paris; Rachael Dean, Paris; three sisters, Shirley Starnes and Tishia Sisemore, both of Paris; and Amy Conner, Puryear.
Helen Marie McCane
Mrs. Helen Marie McCane, 82, of Paris died Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at Henry County Medical Center.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 22, 2012, at Rawls Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gene Fowler officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation will begin at noon on Saturday.
Funeral service 11:00AM Saturday at McEvoy Funeral Home with Dr. Robert Martin of the First United Methodist Church officiating, burial will follow at Palestine Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brad White, David Perkins, Jim McCampbell, Dan Purvis, Donald Barnes and Stacy Marr. Honorary pallbearers will be The Tuesday night small engine class.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Friday and after 10:00AM Saturday.
He was born in Alamo, Georgia to the late Charles C. and Mary F. Collins Purvis. On June 2, 1963 he married Carolyn Owen Purvis, she survives in Paris.
Survived by daughters: Vicki Purvis, Ashville, NC, Lora (Jim) McCampbell, Puryear; sister: Lula (David) Cox, Barberville, FL; brother: Richard (Florence) Purvis and a grandchild: Kelli McCampbell, Puryear.
Preceded by three grandchildren: Robert Pierce McCampbell, Jim Houston McCampbell, Kathryn Elizabeth McCampbell, one sister and five brothers.
Mr. Purvis was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving in Viet Nam and retiring as First Sargent after twenty years of service. He taught the Small Engine Repair Class at the Tennessee Technology Center in Paris for fourteen years, formerly worked for Loomis-Fargo out of Nashville and also worked for Bearing and Supply in Paris for six years. Robert was an avid supporter of Lifeline Blood Services and was a donor of more than twenty gallons.
Juanita Hinson, 78, Paris, died Sunday, Sept. 16, at Plumley Rehab in Paris. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial in Bethel Cemetery, Buchanan.
She married James Paul Hinson Sr., and he died in 1989. She was the retired owner-operator of Hinson's Residential Home and a member of Mt. Zion Church of Christ.
She is survives by a brother, Herbert Rogers, Paris; and many grand and great-grandchildren.
Larry Laffoon, 71, Springville, died Saturday, Sept. 15, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, at Ridgeway Funeral Home. Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1-3 p.m. Monday.
Laffoon married Martha Clever Merrell and she survives with two sons, Larry Hall, Indiana; Alan Laffoon of Indiana and five step-children and several grand and great-grandchildren.
He retired in 2003 after 23 years as maintenance manager at Henry Co. Healthcare.
James Steve Carroll
Steve Carroll, 53, Puryear, died Sept. 12 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at Chase Funeral Home, Huntingdon, at 2 p.m. Saturday, with burial at Palmer Shelter Cemetery in Carroll Co.
Survivors include his wife, Judy McClanahan Carroll, his daughter, Jennifer Arnold, Gleason; a son, Jonathan Carroll, Iowa; a stepson, James McClanahan, Mt. Vernon, Ill; four sisters, a brother and several grandchildren.
He was a member of the Army National Guard and a member of the Puryear Church of Christ.
Stella Estella Thurmond
Stella Thurmond, 87, Buchanan, died Sept. 13 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Ridgewary Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
She married Ralph Thurmond and he is deceased. Survivors include two daughters, Karen Rudd, Buchanan; Cynthia Day of Memphis; a sister, Marlene Emerson, Dyer, Tenn.; and numerous grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren.
Mr. Rae Ashmore, 64, of Buchanan died Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at Henry County Healthcare. Arrangements at Rawls Funeral Home are incomplete.
Randall Robert Jordan
Randall Jordan, 50, Henry, died Tuesday, Sept. 11, at his residence. Graveside services will be held at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Survivors include four daughters, Randie Monroe, Suealice Maturo, both of Henry; Kimber Buckman, Kentucky; Jennifer, Indiana; a son, Christopher Jordan, Mayfield; a brother, Jummy, Evansville.
Daniel Duncan, 80, Buchanan, died Sept. 9 at Paris Health Care. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ridgeway Funeral home, with visitation and hour before the service. The body will be cremated.
Susvivors incoude his wife, Mary Ruth Keeling Duncan, two sons, Dennis, Dover; Danny, Baytown, Texas; a brother, Donald, Fort Worth; and six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He retired from Emerson Electric Co. and was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Katie Marie Dunlap Perry
Funeral services for Katie Perry, 27, will be held at noon Monday at McEvoy Funeral Home, with burial in Foundry Hill cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home is from 2-8 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. Monday.
She died Thursday, Sept. 6 at Henry Co. Medical Center.
She was the daughter of the late Richard "Box" Dunlap and Jacqueline (Charlie) Lewis of Paris, TN.
Survived by her husband: Michael Wayne Perry, Jr., Paris, TN; her children: Addison Grace, Carson Alexander and Mason Wade Perry all of Paris; sisters: Kristi (David) Reed, Dexter, MO, Kelly Dunlap, Paris, TN; step-brother: Steven Lewis, New Madrid, MO; grandparents: Benny and Kay Harris, Paris; nephews: Dalton, Logan and Owen Reed; niece: Kloey Reed; uncles, aunts and cousins.
Preceded by a brother: Joshua Dunlap, 1982.
Katie was an LPN and Staff Coordinator at Paris Health Care. She was a graduate of Dexter Missouri High School and the Tennessee Technology Center in Paris, TN
Burton Keenon, 88, Paris, died Saturday, Sept. 8 at Paris Health Care.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Ridgeway Funeral Home, with burial at Bethesda Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home is from 4-8 p.m. Sunday and after 10 a.m. Monday.
He was self-employed as the owner of Kennon Body Shop and was a U.S. Army veteran.
He married Imogene Dunlap Kennon and she preceded him in death. Survivors include a daughter, Katrina Hicks, Paris; a son, Joe Kennon, Paris; sister, Earline Sheehan, Paris; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Curtis "Frank" Matheny
Funeral service 1:00PM Saturday at McEvoy Funeral Home with Bro. Bud Merwin officiating, burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation 4:00 - 8:00PM Friday and after 11:00AM Saturday.
Survived by daughters: Linda (Terry) Racine, Midlothian, IL, Lisa Randall, Atwood, TN, Laurie Matheny, Chicago, IL; son: Michael Matheny, St. Charles, IL; sisters: Evelyn Jane Lane, Trezevant, TN, Janice Faye Solowey, Walton, IN; brothers: Edgar Dale Matheny, Medina, TN, Gary David Matheny, Atwood, TN, Jerry Lynn Matheny, Medina, TN; grandchildren: April, Kristin, heather, Anna, John, Hayley, James and Douglas; great-grandchildren: Willow, Lilly and Logan.
Preceded by his parents: Forrest Edgar and Anna Isabel Baker Matheny; daughter: Theresa Matheny; brothers: George Ray, James Elmer and Everett Wayne Matheny.
Mr. Matheny attended Grace Baptist Church in McKenzie. He was an avid coin collector and enjoyed fishing.
Sam Crowder Stubblefield, 78, Paris, died Sept. 5 at a healthcare facility in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at Ridgeway Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Saturday. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery.
He married Dorotha Sutherland Lax Stubblefield and she died in 1995. Survivors include a daughter Lisa Little, Paris; and son, Phillip, Cordova.
He worked for the Mitchum Co. and retired from Mohon. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Julia Elizabeth Tharpe
Julia Tharpe, 102, Chicago, formerly of Paris, died Monday, Sept. 3, in Chicago. Arrangements at Trinity Funeral Home are incomplete and will be announced later.
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