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Terry Lynn Jackson, Sr.

Funeral services for Terry Lynn Jackson, Sr., age 57, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Love & Truth Church, 26 Edwards Drive, Jackson, TN.  Burial will take place on Monday, March…

Patsy Slayton King

Patsy Slayton King peacefully passed away to be with her Savior on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at the age of 81. Patsy was born in Crockett Mills, TN to the late Elmer Doyle and Georgia Louise Slayton. Patsy loved her…

Mr. Jefferson Mance

Services for Mr. Jefferson Mance, age 61 of Trenton, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020, 4:00 P.M. at the Oakland Cemetery in Trenton, Tennessee. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2:00-3:30 P.M. at our Chapel.…

Maness Rogers, Jr

Funeral Services for Maness Rogers, Jr., age 63, will be Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Mr. Rogers died Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Jackson…

Madge M. Lawrence

  Madge M. Lawrence of Springville 87 Morningside of Paris Friday, February 07, 2020 12:00 PM February 11, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Rev. Linda Hilliard of Antioch United Methodist Church Antioch United Methodist Church Cemetery 10:00AM-12:00PM Tuesday February 11, 2020…

Baby Genesis Jimmia Willette Lawrence

Baby Genesis Jimmia Willette Lawrence (2 months) Services for Baby Genesis Lawrence will be at 3pm Saturday February 8, 2020 at Affordable Funerals and Cremation Services 116 Allen Ave Jackson, TN Visitation will start at 1pm until the time of…

Billy Dan Irwin

Billy Dan Irwin, age 79, resident of Arlington, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday, afternoon, January 28, 2020 at his residence. Billy was born April 22, 1940 in Ruston, Louisiana, the son of the late Gilbert Irwin and Lola Jane Hutchinson…

David Scott Dickhaut

Visitation service (visit and mingle with the family)  for David Scott Dickhaut, 55, will be held Saturday, February 1, 2020 starting at 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home with cremation to follow.  Mr. Dickhaut, a Semi-truck driver for Milan…

Tommy Lee Goff

Funeral services for Tommy Lee Goff, age 65, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mr. Goff passed…

Darris McCoy “Mac” Brown

  Darris McCoy “Mac” Brown,  Paris, Tennessee 76 St. Thomas Hospital West, Nashville, TN Monday, January 27, 2020 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 29, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Sam Camp Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery After 11:00 A.M. Wednesday until service…

Edwina Harriss Short

Edwina Harriss Short age 88, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at her residence in Jackson, TN. Mrs. Short was born in Memphis, TN on October 20, 1931 to the late Bellamy and Bertha Harriss.  She was also preceded…

Peggy Lee Smith Peyton

Peggy Lee Smith Peytonage 83, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Alamo Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 12:00 Noon in the Chapel of the Bells Funeral Home,…

Henry Gordon Owen

  Henry Gordon Owen of Paris 93 Vanderbilt University Medical Center Monday, January 20, 2020 11:00 AM Friday, January 24, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Pastor Ed Long and Co-pastor David Harrison of Union Primitive Baptist Church Hillcrest Memorial Park 3:00-7:00…

Odean Eubanks Putman

Odean Eubanks Putman age 95, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the Bells Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of the Holly Grove Baptist…

Joan Marie Brewer

Joan Marie Brewer, 84, died January 10, 2020 in Columbia, TN. She was born June 25, 1935 in Jackson, TN the daughter of the late Woodrow Wilson Bills and Virginia Stevens Bills. Joan was a loving wife and mother who…

Mr. Charles Gibbs

Visitation for Mr. Charles Gibbs will be Saturday January 18 starting at 12 pm. Funeral service will start promptly after at 1pm at the Affordable Funeral Chapel 116 Allen Ave Jackson, TN.

Richard Cardwell Landers, Sr.

Richard Cardwell Landers, Sr., age 73, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and husband of Kerry Landers, departed this life Thursday morning, January 16, 2020 at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital. Richard was born February 27, 1946 in Richmond, Virginia, the son of…

Jackie Spears, Sr.

Funeral services for Jackie Spears, Sr., age 78, of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Friday, January 17, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C. Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mr. Spears passed away on Saturday, January…

Leslie Willie “Bird” Richardson

Funeral Services for Leslie Willie “Bird” Richardson, age 64, will be Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Richardson died Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation for Mr.…

Tonya Denise Person

Funeral Services for Tonya Denise Person, age 49, will be Friday, January 17, 2020 at 11:00 AM at West Bemis Missionary Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mrs. Person died Monday, January 13, 2020 at Jackson General…

Steve Damron

Steve Damron, 56, died Saturday morning January 11, 2020 at Vanderbilt University Hospital following heart surgery. He was born January 4, 1964 in Martin, TN. He was a self-employed sheet metal contractor specializing in heating and air conditioning. Steve loved…

Canary Clark Batchelor

Funeral services for Canary Clark Batchelor, age 101, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 1:30 PM at Historic First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Greater Mercer Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Mercer, TN.…

Ronald R. Lewis

Ronald R. Lewis, age 75, died Monday, January 6, 2020 after suffering from dementia for some time. He was born on November 25, 1944 in Waverly, TN to the parents of Ray and Agnes Fortner Lewis. He was retired as…

Gary Williams

Funeral services for Gary Williams, age 59, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mr. Williams passed away on Saturday, January…

Edith B. David

Edith B. David, 80, died on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Edith was born on July 30, 1939 in Ludwigshafen an Rhein, Germany, the daughter of the late Karl Johann and Maria Heinrich Braun.…

Bonnie Johnson Morris

Bonnie Johnson Morris, age 85, longtime resident of Somerville and wife of the late Bobby Clyde Morris, entered her heavenly home Saturday afternoon, January 4, 2020 with her family surrounding her. Bonnie was born December 11, 1934 to Reuben Sterling…

Myles Matthew Leifer

Myles Matthew Leifer, age 55, resident of Parsons, Tennessee and former resident of Oakland, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday morning, December 31, 2019 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee. Myles was born May 11, 1964 in Brooklyn, New…

Gary Leonard Johnson

  Gary Leonard Johnson, Paris, Tennessee 75 His residence  Thursday, December 26, 2019 May 3, 1944 in Seattle, Washington Charles Leonard Johnson Bonnie Jean Thrasher; both preceded Birdie Hay Johnson survives in Paris, TN Racheal Johnson, whereabouts unknown Christopher Johnson,…

Jeannette Rathbone Ryan Gardner

Jeannette Rathbone Ryan Gardner, age 76, died Thursday, December 19, 2019 at her Jackson residence. Jeannette was born on June 21, 1943 in Marietta, OH, the daughter of the late William B. and Jeannette Hickel Ryan. She was retired from…

Hiram Lindal “LC” Cooley

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Hiram Lindal “LC” Cooley, Paris, Tennessee Age:…

Dr. Roy Glen “Bob” Elliott

Dr. Roy Glen “Bob” Elliott, 92 died Saturday afternoon December 14, 2019 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. He retired as Vice President of Business at Union University as well as serving many churches. Bob is survived by his wife…

Bettie Johnson Plunk

Bettie Johnson Plunk age 86, passed away on Monday, December 16, 2019 at the Alamo Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of the Brownsville Funeral Home…

Colleen K. Boroughs

Colleen K. Boroughs, 58, died Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital after a brief illness. She was born May 9, 1961 in Coldwater, MI the daughter of Louie Van Wormer and Constance Wilson Van Wormer. Colleen…

Donald Wayne Hamby

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Donald Wayne Hamby of Charleston, South Carolina…

James Terry Griffin

James Terry Griffin age 75, passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at the Maury Regional Medical Center.  Funeral service will be conducted on Monday, December 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of the Walnut Hill Baptist Church…

Roy Egbert Clement

Roy Egbert Clement age 81, passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at his residence in Southaven, MS.  Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of the Walnut Hill Baptist Church…

Author Louis Webb

Services for Author Louis Webb, 77, will be held Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Kingdom Hall of the Jehovah’s Witnesses in McKenzie.  Cremation was chosen by the family.  The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 21, 2019…

Ester B. Dickey

Funeral services for Ester B. Dickey, age 85, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 2:30 PM at Historic First Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Dickey passed away on Sunday,…

Thomas LaVerne Aud

Thomas LaVerne Aud, a native of Daviess County, Kentucky, Born August 1 st , 1946, Died November 26th , 2019 at his home in Jackson, TN. He earned degrees in Latin and Library Science, served in the U. S. Air…

Frances Arrington Harper

Frances Arrington Harper, 93, died early Friday morning, November 21, 2019 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital, following a brief illness. She was born January 4, 1926 in Milan, TN the daughter of the late P. W. Argo and Cora…

Ann Chanin Mayfield

Funeral Services for Ann Chanin Mayfield, age 72, will be Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Maranatha Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Mayfield died Monday, November 18, 2019 at Jackson General…

Carol Lorraine Morris Bowden

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State of Paris, TN Age: 94 Place of…

Mr. Fred Henry Jones, Jr.

Funeral Services for Mr. Fred Henry Jones, Jr., age 69 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, 12 Noon at the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Pinson, Tennessee. The interment will be in the Mt. Olivet…

James “June” Hill, Jr.

Funeral services for James “June” Hill, Jr., age 65, of Wausatosa, Wisconsin, formerly of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2:30 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Greater…

Thurman Tim “TT” Hardee

Thurman Tim “TT” Hardee, age 82, resident of Millington and husband of the late Barbara Ann White Hardee, departed this life Monday morning, November 4, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett. Tim was born January 4, 1937 in Tipton…

Glen Lee Goudy

Glen Lee Goudy, age 76, resident of Moscow and husband of Stella Goudy, departed this life Saturday afternoon, November 2, 2019 at his residence. Glen was born October 22, 1943 in Ashland, Mississippi, the son of the late Herman Goudy…

Byron Wesley Hodge

Byron Wesley Hodge, age 82, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and husband of Nina Steward Hodge, departed this life Tuesday afternoon, October 22, 2019 at his residence. Byron was born April 13 ,1937 in Tula, Mississippi, the son of the late…

Judith Ann “Judy” Nielsen Nunes

  Judith Ann “Judy” Nielsen Nunes, Paris, Tennessee 76 Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice, Murray, KY Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Memorial service to be held at a later date at First Presbyterian Church, Paris, TN March 2, 1943 in Watsonville,…

Suzanne Wilson

Suzanne Wilson, age 54, died on Monday, October 21 at the Jackson General Hospital after sudden illness. Suzanne was born on September 30, 1965, the daughter of Kay Wood Duck and the late Joe Murray Duck. She was a graduate…

Mr. Issac C. Searcy

Services for Mr. Issac C. Searcy, age 65 of Alamo, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019, 11:00 A.M., at the New First Baptist Church In Maury City, Tennessee. The interment will be in the Harris Grove Cemetery.…