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George Edward Townley

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State George Edward Townley of Buchanan Age: 82…

Andrew Granville “Andy” Hall, Sr.

Andrew Granville “Andy” Hall, Sr., age 61, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Barbara Brummett Hall, departed this life Thursday morning, February 20, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Andy was born October 3, 1958 in Memphis, Tennessee,…

Mrs. LaAndria “Nettia” Coman-Cameron

Services for Mrs. LaAndria “Nettia” Coman-Cameron, age 42 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020, 1:00 P.M., at the Macedonia Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Bellview Cemetery in Bells Tennessee. She will lie…

Walter Dyrell Miller

Funeral Services for Walter Dyrell Miller, age 35, will be Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Miller died Saturday, January 25, 2020 at his residence. For additional information, please contact…

Zelma Ellison

Funeral Services for Zelma Ellison, age 93, will be Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Bethlehem No. 1 Missionary Baptist Church In Mercer, TN.  Burial will follow in Denmark Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Denmark, TN. Mrs. Ellison…

Mrs. Louella Epperson

Services for Mrs. Louella Epperson, age 98 of Denmark, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020, 11:00 A.M., at the Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home Chapel. The interment will be in the Highland Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends…

Mr. Jack Hogan

Mr. Jack Hogan age 92, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at the Cades Center Assisted Living located in Humboldt, TN.  Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of the…

Angela Chaney Fason

Funeral services for Angela Chaney Fason, age 54, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11:00 AM at New Life Christian Center. Mrs. Fason passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital.…

Bobby L. Pirtle, Sr.

Funeral services for Bobby L. Pirtle, Sr. age 76, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Northside United Methodist Church.  Burial will take place in Gardens of Memory In Muncie, Indiana. Mr.…

Mr. Joe “Phil Mo” Johnson, Jr.

Services for Mr. Joe “Phil Mo” Johnson, Jr., age 64 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020, 11:00 A.M., at the New St. Luke Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. The…

James Royce “Jake” Rutledge, Jr.

James Royce “Jake” Rutledge, Jr., age 60, resident of Somerville and husband of Sandra Jones Rutledge, departed this life Friday afternoon, January 17, 2020 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital. Jake was born June 16, 1959 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son…

Lucille Depriest Brawner

Funeral Services for Lucille Depriest Brawner, age 80, will be Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Whitehall Church of God in Bemis, TN. Burial will follow in Berry Zion CME Church Cemetery. Mrs. Brawner died Sunday, January 12,…

Patrick Austin Lee, Jr.

  Patrick Austin Lee, Jr.,  3 months Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:30 PM Friday, January 17, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Pastor Luther Hasz of Christ Lutheran  Barnes Cemetery in Stewart, TN 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Friday, January 17, 2020…

Ivory Pauline Compton

Funeral services for Ivory Pauline Compton, age 89, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 1:30 PM at New St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in St. Paul Baptist Church Cemetery in Medon,…

John E. Hebler

John E. Hebler passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Baptist Reynolds Hospice House in Collierville, Tennessee. He was 81 years of age. Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi and a resident of Oakland, Tennessee, he was the son of the late John M. Hebler and…

Jerry “Mackie” Camper

  Jerry “Mackie” Camper of Puryear 69 His residence Monday, January 06, 2020 2:00 PM Friday, January 10, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Puryear City Cemetery 12:00-2:00 PM Friday, January 10, 2020 prior to the service September 1, 1950 in Ridgely,…

John Wallace Kirkpatrick, Jr.

John Wallace Kirkpatrick, Jr. age 81, passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at his residence in Brownsville, TN.  Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, January 6, 2020 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of the Brownsville Funeral Home…

Johnnie Mae Richardson Williams

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Johnnie Mae Richardson Williams, Jackson, TN formerly…

James Fredrich Pearson

Funeral Services for James Fredrich Pearson, age 68, will be Saturday, December 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM at New St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mr. Pearson died Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Jackson…

Shartavis Mondrell Rollins

Funeral Services for Shartavis Mondrell Rollins, age 26, will be Friday, December 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM at New St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mr. Rollins died Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Jackson…

Mrs. Addie V. Anderson Mann

Services for Mrs. Addie V. Anderson Mann, age 63 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Monday, December 23, 2019, 1:00 P.M., at the Cumberland Missionary Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Highland Memorial Gardens. The family will…

Mr. Davis Rhodes

Services for Mr. Davis Rhodes, age 60 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019, 11:00 A.M., at the New St. Luke Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Greater St. Luke Baptist Church Cemetery. The…

Brenda Kay Williams

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Brenda Kay Williams, Henry, Tennessee Age: 57…

Judie Gayle Stanfield

Judie Gayle Stanfield, 69, died Friday, December 06, 2019 after a brief illness. She was born to the parents of BF and Mary Kyle Clausel in Savannah, TN. She was a Baptist in faith and attended Englewood Baptist Church. She…

Bobby D. Vaughn

  Bobby D. Vaughn, Paris, Tennessee 79 His residence Friday, December 6, 2019 12:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Lighthouse Ministries Church in Puryear, TN Robbie Moore, Lighthouse Ministries Church Memorial Cemetery 4:00 until 8:00 P.M. Monday at McEvoy; after…

Charles Wayne Cutberth

Charles Wayne Cutberth, age 83, resident of Piperton, Tennessee and husband of Kathryn Rose Johnson Cutberth, departed this life Thursday morning, December 5, 2019 at his residence. Charles was born November 18, 1936 in Tippah County, Mississippi, the son of…

Terry Leonard Akers

Terry Leonard Akers, age 65, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and wife of Richard Akers, departed this life Monday evening, December 2, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Terry was born March 22, 1954 in Jackson, Mississippi, the daughter of…

Ms. Mary Lou Gil

Services for Ms. Mary Lou Gil, age 59 of Henderson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019, 1:00 P.M., at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Pinson, Tennessee. The interment will be in the Wilson Cemetery. The family…

Thomas Mayers, Jr.

Funeral services for Thomas Mayers, Jr., age 46, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 11:00 AM at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church. Mr. Mayers passed away on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Jackson General…

Jack A. Wilson

Jack A. Wilson, age 72, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Born in New Orleans, LA, Jack was raised in Pinckneyville, IL the son of the late Lularose Wilson. He was a…

Ann Elizabeth Miller Prince

Funeral Services for Ann Elizabeth Miller Prince are Thursday December 5, 2019 at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the church on Thursday 10:00 a.m. until service time. Burial is at Little Zion…

Kellie Norene Rainey

In the loving memory of Kellie Norene Rainey who died Sunday December 1st 2019. Kellie leaves behind her father Jimmy Rainey, her stepmother Joan Rainey, three Sisters Tammy Tucker, Tracy Jenks, and Beth Hughes, two brothers Keith Rainey and Jason…

Henry Veltman Throgmorton

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc. Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Henry Veltman Throgmorton, Henry, Tennessee Age: 86…

Marjorie Lynville Churchwell Walker

Graveside services for Marjorie Lynville Churchwell Walker, 93, will be held Friday, November 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Pleasant Green (Campground) Cemetery near the Hollyleaf Community between Trezevant and Bradford, with burial to follow services.  The family will receive friends…

Mr. Farris Lanier

Services for Mr. Farris Lanier, age 70 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held of Saturday, November 30, 2019, 12:30 P.M., at the Jackson National Guard Armory. The interment will be in the Church of Israel Cemetery. Mr. Lanier a founding…

Veda Marie Dillon Laseter

Veda Marie Dillon Laseter, age 92, resident of Memphis, Tennessee and wife of the late Hubert Laseter, departed this life Wednesday evening, November 20, 2019 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital. Veda was born January 15, 1927 in Tylertown, Mississippi, the…

Earl Eugene Anderson

Earl Eugene Anderson, age 81, of Jackson, died on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at the Tennessee State Veterans Home surrounded by his loving family. Earl was born in White Township, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Earl Emmanuel Anderson and…

Patsy R. Thompson

  Patsy R. Thompson of Springville, Tennessee 70 Henry County Medical Center Friday, November 22, 2019 1:00 P.M. Saturday, November 30, 2019  Sulphur Well Church of Christ, (Old auditorium) Randy Stephens and Bob Palmer Sulphur Well Church of Christ Cemetery…

Dorothy Sue Kinnie

Dorothy Sue Kinnie (82) Denmark, TN Services for Ms. Dorothy Sue Kinnie will be at 11am Saturday November 23rd at Johnson Grove Baptist Church in Denmark, TN. The family will receive visitors from 5pm- 6pm on Friday November 22nd at…

Connie June Plumley Gilmore

Connie June Plumley Gilmore age 72, of Alamo, TN passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She was born on March 21, 1947 in Hinton West Virginia to the late Dempsey and Rachael…

Mr. Edward Charles Robinson Sr.

Services for Mr. Edward Charles Robinson Sr., age 82 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Thursday, November 21, 2019, 12 Noon at the Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home Chapel. The interment will be in the Montgomery Cemetery. For more information contact…

Lucille Altman Olsen

Lucille Altman Olsen, age 93, resident of Cordova, Tennessee and wife of the late John “Jack” Olsen, departed this life Monday evening, November 18, 2019 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital. Lucille was born April 14, 1926 in Knox, Indiana, the…

James Lee Fesmire

James Lee Fesmire, Age 84, died on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Northbrooke Healthcare of Jackson. James was born in Henderson County, TN, the son of the late James Edward and Hazel Estel Overman. He was the retired owner and…

Damian Blanton

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Damian Blanton, Paris, Tennessee Age: 9 week…

Jasmine Denae Shunta Reid

Funeral services for Jasmine Denae Shunta Reid, age 27, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 11:00 AM in The Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Miss Reid…

Karene Elaine Bowers Smith

Funeral services for Karene Elaine Bowers Smith,  age 66, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 PM in The Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mrs. Smith…

Frankie Eugene “Gene” King, Sr.

Frankie Eugene “Gene” King, Sr., age 65, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and husband of Jane King, departed this life Monday afternoon, November 11, 2019 at his residence. Gene was born November 5, 1954 in Little Rock, Arkansas, the son of…

Alydia Madison Hamlin Hart

Name: City & State Alydia Madison Hamlin Hart, Henry, Tennessee Age: 21 Place of Death: DOA at Henry County Medical Center following a traffic accident Date of Death: Saturday, November 9, 2019 Funeral Time/Day: 4:00 P.M. Thursday, November 14, 2019…

Mike Wolford

Name: City & State Mike Wolford of Paris Age: 54 Place of Death: His residence Date of Death: Tuesday, November 05, 2019 Funeral Time/Day: His body is to be cremated and no services are scheduled at this time Date/Place of…

Mildred Loretta Stinson Baker

Mildred Loretta Stinson Baker, age 83, resident of Senatobia, Mississippi and longtime resident of Memphis, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday afternoon, November 5, 2019 at Senatobia Healthcare in Senatobia, Mississippi. Loretta was born January 6, 1936 in the Jingo Community…