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Danny Bruce Bridger

Danny Bruce Bridger age 66, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital.  A Graveside service will be conducted on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Cairo Cemetery.  All services are…

Clara Ruth Harris

Clara Ruth Harris, age 84, resident of Memphis, Tennessee, departed this life Wednesday evening, October 21, 2020 at Gallaway Healthcare Center in Gallaway, Tennessee. Clara was born February 6, 1936 in Tupelo, Mississippi, the daughter of the late John Douglas…

Carolyn Jean Avery-Hudson

Graveside service for Carolyn Jean Avery-Hudson, age 65, will be Monday, October 26, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Bells Cemetery in Bells, TN. Mrs. Avery-Hudson died on Monday, October 19, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation for Mrs. Avery-Hudson will…

Annie Clark

Graveside service for Annie Clark, age 76, will be Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Walnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Clark died Monday, October 19, 2020 at Maplewood Healthcare Center. Visitation for Mrs. Clark will be Friday,…

William Henry Theus, Sr.

Funeral service for William Henry Theus, Sr., age 79, will be Friday, October 23, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Burial will  follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Mr. Theus died Saturday, October 17, 2020 at Jackson General…

Mary Helen Phillips

Mary Helen Phillips age 77, passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at her home in Adamsville, TN.  A Memorial Service to celebrate the Life of Mrs. Phillips will be conducted on Friday, October 23, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. in…

Shanece Dashele “Tookie” Ligon

Graveside service for Shanece Dashele “Tookie” Ligon, age 28, will be Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Willow Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Brownsville, TN. Ms. Ligon died on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation…

Michael Lee Pafford, Sr.

Michael Lee Pafford, Sr., age 75, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Linda Pafford, departed this life Friday evening, October 16, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett. Michael was born November 15, 1944 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son…

Morning PART-TIME Studio Operator (PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS) ..... Charlotte, NC

Morning PART-TIME Studio Operator (PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS) 25 hours/week WCCB Charlotte (CW) is currently interviewing for a technical operator/studio operator. A minimum of (1) year of television production or related experience is required. Candidate must possess strong technical and communication abilities, and…

Weekend PART-TIME Technical Operator (PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS) .... Charlotte, NC

Weekend PART-TIME Technical Operator (PRODUCTION/OPERATIONS) 25 hours/week WCCB Charlotte (CW) is currently interviewing for a technical operator. A minimum of (1) year of television production or related experience is required. Candidate must possess strong technical and communication abilities, and be…

Robert Earl Howell

Robert Earl Howell, age 88, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and husband to Johnnie Ruth Howell, departed this life Friday afternoon, October 16, 2020 at his home. Robert Earl was born November 17, 1931 in Caruthersville, Missouri, the son of the late Earl…

Shirley Ann Moore Kizer

Funeral service for Shirley Ann Moore Kizer, age 68, will be Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Kizer died Monday, October 12, 2020 at…

Robert “Bob” Lee Quesenberry

Graveside funeral services for Robert “Bob” Lee Quesenberry, 91, will be held Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Shiloh Cemetery Hwy 423 McKenzie with Brother Dennis Trull officiating. Interment will follow. The family will receive friends on Sunday,…

Stuart Loucks

Stuart Loucks, age 88, died peacefully at his Jackson residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Liverpool, NY, the son of the late Lawrence H. and Hattie Sass Loucks. He served in the United States Army during…

Michael Dean Savage

Graveside service for Michael Dean Savage, age 69, will be Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Greater St. Luke Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Savage died Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation for Mr. Savage will…

Colie Addison Currie, Sr.

Funeral services for Colie Addison Currie, Sr., age 73, of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Currie passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020…

Mrs. Mattie Bell Hudson

Services for Mrs. Mattie Bell Hudson, age 67 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020, 11:00 A.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Chapel. The interment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The family will receive friends on…

Karen Anne Crabtree

Karen Anne Crabtree of Jackson, TN passed away Monday, October 12, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Karen, the daughter of Steve and Emily Crabtree, was born on July 4, 1969. Karen was a graduate of Jackson Christian School, and attended…

Richard Owen Dishong

Richard Owen Dishong, age 87, died Friday, October 9, 2020 at his residence with his daughter and son-in-law at his side. He was born on September 7, 1933 in Johnstown, PA the son of the late Wilfred and June (Fyock)…

Maria Szer Bryan

Maria Szer Bryan, age 62, resident of Moscow, Tennessee, departed this life Sunday, October 11, 2020 at her residence. Maria was born November 16, 1957 in Poland, the daughter of Magdalena Szer and the late Boudan Bieleski. She was a…

Robin Wayne Greer

Funeral services for Robin Wayne Greer, age 63, will be Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Greer died Monday, October 5, 2020 at his residence. Visitation for Mr. Greer will…

Mr. James Thomas Arnold, Sr.

Graveside Services for Mr. James Thomas Arnold, Sr., age 72 of Henderson, Tennessee will be held on Friday, October 16, 2020, 11:00 A.M., at the Dean Cemetery in Henderson, Tennessee. For more information contact Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home at (731) 427-7411…

Sharon D. Fields

Sharon D. Fields age 62, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at her residence in Jackson, TN. A Celebration of Life service will be conducted on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of the Bells…

Billy J. Reeves

Billy J. Reeves age 81, died Thursday, October 8, 2020 in Jackson, TN after a long illness. He was born on February 28, 1939 in Ridgely, TN the son of George and Wilma Terry Reeves. He loved television, 1950’s music,…

John D Hillis

John D Hillis of Jackson, TN was born on October 30, 1944 in New York City, New York to Naomi Norris Hillis and Cecil Elexis Hillis. John was the older of 2 children; his sister Julia Linn resides in Napa,…

Annie “Sue” Lewis Houston

Annie “Sue” Lewis Houston, Paris, Tennessee 83 Paris Healthcare Saturday, October 10, 2020 2:00 PM Thursday, October 15, 2020 at Expressway Church of Christ Expressway Church of Christ, Wildersville, Tennessee Lewis Cemetery, Wildersville, Tennessee 3:00-7:00PM Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at…

Ada Helen Mathews Terry

Ada Helen Mathews Terry, age 87, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and wife of the late Gordon M. Terry, departed this life Thursday morning, October 8, 2020. Helen was born December 17, 1932 in Hushpuckena, Mississippi, the daughter of the late…

Lila M. Allen

Lila M. Allen, Paris, Tennessee 89 Camden Healthcare Friday, October 09, 2020 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 14, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Gary Collier Memorial Cemetery 4:00 until 7:00 P.M. Tuesday; after 10:00 A.M. Wednesday February 3, 1931 in Litchfield, Illinois…

Ada Helen Mathews Terry

Ada Helen Mathews Terry, age 87, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and wife of the late Gordon M. Terry, departed this life Thursday morning, October 8, 2020 at her residence. Helen was born December 17, 1932 in Hushpuckena, Mississippi, the daughter…

Jettie Lou Phelps

Graveside services for Jettie Lou Phelps, age 92, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mrs. Phelps passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 at her residence.   Visitation…

John Alexander Umstead

John Alexander Umstead, age 80, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Ruby Gilmer Umstead, departed this life Thursday morning, October 8, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett. John was born June 19, 1940 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son…

Mrs. Dorthy Sue Peoples

Services for Mrs. Dorthy Sue Peoples, age 77 of Milan, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020, 1:00 P.M., at the Polk-Clark Enrichment Center. The interment will be in the Cloverdale Cemetery. Mrs. Peoples passed away on Tuesday,…

Ms. Phyllis Angela Polk

The Memorial Celebration and Balloon Release for Ms. Phyllis Angela Polk, age 62 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020 from 12 Noon-2:00 P.M., at the North Park; 210 Demonbreun Drive in Jackson, Tennessee. For more…

Deborah Lynn Gable

Deborah Lynn Gable, 60, died October 2, 2020 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Lynnwood, CA, September 8, 1960 the daughter of Jimmy and Patsy McPherson Gable. She…

Theresa Renee Bryant Estredge

Theresa Renee Bryant Estredge, age 60, resident of Cordova, Tennessee, departed this life Sunday, October 4, 2020 at her residence. Theresa was born December 1st, 1959, in Memphis Tennessee. She graduated from Baptist School of Nursing to become a Registered…

Lucy Nell Collins Achols

Graveside service for Lucy Nell Collins Achols, age 76, will be Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Highland Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Achols died Thursday, October 1, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation for Mrs. Achols will be Friday,…

Jerry Brooks

Funeral service for Jerry Brooks, age 63, will be Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 3:30 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Brooks died on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Maplewood Healthcare Center. Visitation for Mr. Brooks…

Sandra Jean Williams

Graveside service for Sandra Jean Williams, age 68, will be Friday, October 9, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Walnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery on Lower Brownsville Road. Mrs. Williams died on Monday, September 28, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation…

Helen Antunez Holguin

Helen Antunez Holguin age 1 day, passed away on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at Regional One in Memphis, TN.  Mass will be conducted on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Humboldt, TN.  Burial…

Evelyn I. Garner

Evelyn I. Garner, age 94, died peacefully at her Jackson residence on Sunday, October 4, 2020. She was born in the Edison Community in Gibson County on August 29, 1926, the daughter of the late William Herbert and Mary D.…

Lennard Elwood Fish

Lennard Elwood Fish, age 84, resident of Whiteville, Tennessee and husband of the late Sarah A. Warf Fish, departed this life Saturday evening, October 3, 2020 at the National HealthCare Center in Somerville. Lennard was born March 7, 1936 in…

Marion Jacqueline “Jackie” Rushing

Marion Jacqueline “Jackie” Rushing died Thursday evening October 1, 2020 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital at the age of 75. She was born June 29, 1945 in Madison County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Elmer and Audrey Smith Doyle.…

Dora Ann Anthony Moss

Dora Ann Anthony Moss, age 79, resident of the Kirk Community in Fayette County, Tennessee and wife of the late Frank Moss, Jr., departed this life Thursday evening, October 1, 2020.  Dora was born November 11, 1940 in the Kirk…

Carolyn Faye Sayles Hughes

Carolyn Faye Sayles Hughes, age 70, resident of Whiteville, Tennessee and wife of William “Joe” Hughes, departed this life Thursday afternoon, October 1, 2020 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Carolyn was born December 14, 1949 in Camden, Tennessee, the daughter…

Maudie Margie Voyles Robinson

Maudie Margie Voyles Robinson, age 82, resident of Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania and wife of the late Ronald Edward Robinson, Sr., departed this life Friday, September 25, 2020. Maudie was born April 18, 1938 in Rossville, Tennessee, the daughter of the…

Jacqueline Elaine Tousant

Graveside service for Jacqueline Elaine Tousant, age 69, will be Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 3:30 PM at Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Tousant died Sunday, September 27, at her residence. Visitation for Mrs. Tousant will be Friday, October 2, 2020…

Robert Edward “Rob” Deeken

Robert Edward “Rob” Deeken, age 48, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Chrystal Deeken, departed this life Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Regional One Health in Memphis. Rob was born February 9, 1972 in San Diego, California, the son…

Alivia Avis Roark

Graveside service for Alivia Avis Roark, age 27, will be Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Parkway Memorial Gardens. Ms. Roark died Sunday, September 27, 2020 at her residence. Visitation for Ms. Roark will be Friday, October 2,…

Sallie Mae Beard

Graveside Services for Sallie Mae Beard, age 70, will be Friday, October 2, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Ms. Beard died Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center in Smyrna, TN. Visitation for Ms. Beard will…

Geneva “Jenny” Collier

Geneva (McSwain) Collier It is with deep sadness to announce that Geneva “Jenny” Collier of Paris, TN, passed away, Monday, September 28, 2020 at RoseStone Retirement Community. Her funeral service will be 3:00 PM Wednesday, September 30, 2020 graveside at…