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George E.(Hunda) Martin Sr.

George E.(Hunda) Martin Sr. (Denmark, TN)  Visitation for the late George E. Martin Sr. will be Friday July 30th at Affordable Funerals and Cremation Services Chapel 116 Allen Ave Jackson, TN  from 10 am- 5 pm. The family when convene…

Lee Carpenter

Lee departed to his Savior in Heaven on the early morning of July 25, 2021. He was born to Buford and Pauline Carpenter on March 15, 1944 in Henderson, Tennessee. He leaves his two sons, Brad and Chris Carpenter of…

Billy Hall Sanders

Billy Hall Sanders, husband of Gail Riddick Sanders, was born on February 5, 1939 in Friendship, Tennessee and passed away on July 25, 2021 at his home in Hickory Withe, Tennessee after a fourteen-year courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Billy…

Kimberly Ann Pettigrew

Funeral service for Kimberly Ann Pettigrew, age 43, will be Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 5:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mrs. Pettigrew died Sunday, July 18, 2021 at her residence. Friends and family may pay…

Dorothy “Dot” Green Finney

Dorothy “Dot” Green Finney, age 72, resident of Collierville, Tennessee and wife of Mr. Steve Finney, departed this life Monday, July 19, 2021.  Dot was born January 27, 1949 in Yazoo City, Mississippi, the daughter of the late David Coleman…

Cynthia Diane Williams Tapp

Cynthia Diane Williams Tapp, age 58, resident of Memphis, Tennessee, departed this life Saturday evening, July 17, 2021 at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. Diane was born March 13, 1963 in Fayette County, Tennessee, the daughter of Shirley Ann Wilson…

Larry Gene Oliver

Larry Gene Oliver, age 78, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and husband of Brenda Smith Oliver, departed this life Sunday evening, July 18, 2021 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Larry was born April 7, 1943 in Somerville, the…

Mrs. Cynthia T. Shelby

The visitation for Mrs. Cynthia T. Shelby, age 55 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, from 5:00 P.M.- 7:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. For more information contact Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home at (731) 427-7411 or log on to…

Mr. Tyrone Harris Butler

Services for Mr. Tyrone Harris Butler, age 63 of Humboldt, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2021, 2:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel in Jackson, Tennessee. The interment will be in the Rosehill Cemetery. For more information contact…

Kenneth D. Love

Services for Kenneth D. Love, Visitation Friday 07/23/2021 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Funeral Service is Saturday 07/24/2021 at 3;00 pm, both will be at Community Church of God in Christ, Located at 62 Church Street Maury City TN, 38050…

Mrs. Myschonndra Greer-Williamson

Mrs. Myschonndra Lynette Greer - Williamson was born on October 3, 1974, in Jackson, Tennessee. She departed this life on July 15, 2021, in Jackson, Tennessee. A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 Noon on July 31, 2021, at…

Ricky L. Thomas

Ricky L. Thomas, age 67, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021, in Memphis, TN.  The family has honored his wishes for cremation and will have a Memorial Service on Friday, July 23, 2021, at 10:00 AM at the Lea &…

Jean Hicks Sorrell

Jean Hicks Sorrell, age 95, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at her residence in Brownsville, TN.  Funeral Services will be conducted on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at 3:00 PM, at the Brownsville Baptist Church with Bro. Mike Young,…

Charles Ray Castleman

Charles Ray Castleman, age 75, passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN. Charles was born on July 26, 1945, in Haywood County to Homer and Gail Johnson Castleman.   He was employed at…

Ms. Pearlie Mae Houston

The visitation for Ms. Pearlie Mae Houston, age 78 of Brownsville, Tennessee will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021, from 4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. For more information contact Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home at (731) 427-7411…

Mr. D.H. Cole

Services for Mr. D.H. Cole, age 70 of Alamo, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2021, 12 Noon at the Prayer of Faith Church. The interment will be in the Old Liberty Cemetery. The family will receive friends…

John Wesley Jenkins, Jr.

Funeral service for John Wesley Jenkins, Jr., age 52, will be Saturday, July 24, 2021 at 12:00 PM at Mother Liberty C.M.E. Church.  Burial will follow in Cloverdale Cemetery in Milan, TN. Mr. Jenkins died Saturday, July 17, 2021 at…

Lewis Thomas “Pop” Wayne

Lewis Thomas “Pop” Wayne, age 74, resident of Somerville, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday morning, July 20, 2021 at his home. Lewis was born August 5, 1946 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of the late Everette Lewis Wayne and Minnie…

Mr. Joe Mitchell Somerville, Jr.

Services for Mr. Joe Mitchell Somerville, Jr. age 52 of Brownsville, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 24, 2021, 12 Noon at the Christian Faith Tabernacle Church. The interment will be in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive…

Youshonne Sherron Brooks

Funeral service for Youshonne Sherron Brooks, age 47, will be Friday, July 23, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Greater St. Luke Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Ms. Brooks died Thursday, July 15, 2021 at Jackson General…

Creative Services Producer – COLUMBIA, SC

Creative Services Producer – COLUMBIA, SC   WOLO - ABC Columbia, has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic, creative and organized person to join our award winning creative services team as a Creative Services Producer.     Under the direction of…

Amanda Christine Cozzens McElrath

Amanda Christine Cozzens McElrath, age 41, resident of Bartlett, Tennessee and wife of Douglas McElrath, departed this life Thursday morning, July 15, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett. Amanda was born May 14, 1980 in Badkissingen, Germany, the daughter…

Alton Waymon Woodruff

On July 13, 2021, Alton Waymon Woodruff, loving husband and father of two children passed away at the age of 89. Waymon was born on October 27, 1931 in Grubbs, Arkansas to Joe and Lillie Mae Woodruff. Waymon married Helen…

Larry Harris

Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc. Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Larry Harris of Springville, TN Age: 68 Place…

Laurel Kay Vines King

Laurel Kay Vines King, age 64, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at her residence in Halls, TN.  A Graveside Service will be conducted on Monday, July 19, 2021, at the Walnut Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with Bro. Gary…

Robert E. “Bubba” Dunlap, Jr.

Robert E. “Bubba” Dunlap, Jr., of Puryear, TN passed away on Friday, July 16, at his residence. He was 61. A private family service will be held at a later date with burial at Puryear City Cemetery. Mr. Dunlap was…

Mildred Ann Schmidt Gain

Mildred Ann Schmidt Gain, age 86, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and wife of the late Charles Edward Gain, departed this life Wednesday morning, July 14, 2021. Mildred was born May 28, 1935 in Pocahontas, Arkansas, the daughter of the late…

Michael Wayne Wilson

Michael Wayne Wilson, age 36, resident of Rossville, Tennessee, and Husband of Allison Wilson, departed this life Saturday, July 10, 2021 in Memphis. Michael was born May 10, 1985 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of Tina Marie Fisher and Donnie…

Mr. Bobby Joe Bowen

Services for Mr. Bobby Joe Bowen, age 65 of Alamo, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, 3:00 P.M., at the Williams Chapel Baptist Church in Friendship, Tennessee. The interment will be in the Church Cemetery. The family…

Ted Gilbert Birmingham

Services for Ted Gilbert Birmingham, 83, will be held Friday, July 16, 2021 at 3:00 pm at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home with Brother Dennis Trull officiating.  Interment will follow at Carroll Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends on Friday, July…

Programming Assistant / Traffic Assistant

WBBJ-TV in Jackson, TN has an opening for a Programming / Traffic Assistant. The successful candidate will have excellent computer skills, be highly organized, detail oriented, multi-tasker and able to meet daily deadlines and prioritize job duties. Duties include assigning…

Mrs. Dorothy Ann Clark Theus

Services for Mrs. Dorothy Ann Clark Theus, age 87 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, 2:00 P.M., at the Greater Mercer Memorial Gardens in Mercer, Tennessee. The family will receive friends on Friday, from 6:30…

Mattie R. Golden

Funeral service for Mattie R. Golden, age 77, will be Friday, July 16, 2021 at 12:00 PM at Faith Deliverance Center.  Burial will follow in Cerro Gordo Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Golden died Saturday, July 10, 2021 at Jackson General…

Sterling Ladale Hampton

Funeral service for Sterling Ladale Hampton, age 40, will be Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Hampton died Saturday, July 3, 2021 at his residence in Memphis, TN. Visitation for…

James Gregory Mitchell

Funeral service for James Gregory Mitchell, age 58, will be Friday, July 16, 2021 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Deliverance House of Prayer Memorial Gardens in Denmark, TN. Mr. Mitchell…

Bobby Lee Leek

Bobby Lee Leek, age 70, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2019.  A Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Mr. Leek will be conducted on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of the Bells Funeral…

Ms. Mary C. Ligon

Services for Ms. Mary C. Ligon, age 80 of Bells, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, 1:00 P.M., in the Bells Elementary School Gymnasium; 4547 Highway 88 South. The interment will be in the Bellview Cemetery. The…

Mrs. Angela Carter

The visitation for Mrs. Angela Carter, age 65 of Henderson, Tennessee will be held on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, from 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. For more information contact Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home at (731) 427-7411 or…

Gerald Lee

Gerald Lee 1938 – 2021 Gerald Lee, age 83, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Linda Lott Lee, departed this life Wednesday evening, July 7, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tennessee. Gerald was born March 12, 1938…

Jerry Linn Rimmer

McKenzie, Tennessee Services for Jerry Linn Rimmer, 68, will be held Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery with US Army Military Honors. The family will receive friends on…

Tressie Manuel Gray

Tressie Manuel Gray, age 84, resident of Somerville, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday morning, July 6, 2021 at the National HealthCare Center in Somerville. Tressie was born July 11, 1936 in Mountainburg, Arkansas, the daughter of the late Bill and…

Mr. Gregory Steve “Smooth” Cole

Services for Mr. Gregory Steve “Smooth” Cole, age 66 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Sunday, July 11, 2021, 2:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. The interment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mr. Cole passed away on…

Milton Jones

Funeral service for Milton Jones, age 56, will be Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral.  Burial will follow on Monday, July 19, 2021 at 10:30 AM at the TN State Veterans Cemetery…

Gregory Bernard Willis

Funeral service for Gregory Bernard Willis, age 68, will be Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 12:30 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow at Blairs Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery. Mr. Willis died Friday, July 2,…

Mr. Lonnie Beard

Services for Mr. Lonnie Beard, age 67 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2021, 3:00 P.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. The visitation will be on Friday, from 1:00 P.M.- 5:00 P.M. For more information contact Stephenson-Shaw…

Mary Evelyn Hollis Davis

Mary Evelyn Hollis Davis was born July 12, 1933 in Detroit, Lamar County, Alabama to the late Walter and Oma Southern Key, and died on June 24, 2021.  Evelyn is survived by two daughters, Dianne Baldi and Rebecca Marcellini; five…

Sonya Joan Hall

Sonya Joan Hall, age 40, resident of Arlington, Tennessee and wife of Wesley Payne, entered the gates of Heaven on Monday afternoon, July 5, 2021 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee. Sonya was born April 23, 1981 in…

Mr. Harold E. Brooks

Mr. Harold E. Brooks was born on June 16, 1934 in Jackson, TN. He departed this life on June 20, 2021 in Visalia, California. A Funeral Service will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Denmark CME…

Clarence Edward “ Clair” Muchow

Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc. Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Clarence Edward “ Clair” Muchow of Paris Age:…

Marie Charles

Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc. Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Marie Charles of Buchanan Age: 93 Place of…