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Terrence Jerome Hardeman

Terrence Jerome Hardeman, age 26, of Jackson, Tennessee. Mr. Hardeman passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. Visitation will begin Friday, February 28, 2020 from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm at Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. The…

Laura Denise Crum

Laura Denise Crum age 60, passed away on Monday, February 24, 2020 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She was born in Woodland, CA to the late Leon Lewis Crum and Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Crum.  Ms. Crum worked for…

Rashad L. Naji

Rashad L. Naji, age 57, of Jackson, Tennessee passed away on Friday February 21, 2020. Rashad was born February 5, 1963 in Yemen. A prayer service for Rashad will be held Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Islamic…

Joe Allen

  Joe Allen, age 89, resident of Moscow, Tennessee and husband of the late Mae Henri Tice Allen, departed this life Thursday evening, February 20, 2020 at his residence. Joe was born October 4, 1930 in Moscow, Tennessee, the son…

Ricky Lee Hallibrook

Ricky Lee Hallibrook age 70, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at the Methodist University Hospital of Memphis, TN.  A visitation for Mr. Hallibrook will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM in…

Connor Ray Herman

Connor Ray Herman, age 4, passed away on February 1, 2020 in Jackson, TN. He was born on May 12, 2015 in Anniston, AL. Connor is survived by his mother, Mary Johnston and his father, Maverick Herman both of Jackson,…

Mr. Jerry “Jabo” Ingram

Services for Mr. Jerry “Jabo” Ingram, age 73 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020, 11:00 A.M., at the Walnut Grove Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends…

Roy Lacy March

Funeral Services for Roy Lacy March, age 77, will be Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C.  Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Mr. March died Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital in…

Kenneth F. “Kenny” Thompson

Kenneth F. “Kenny” Thompson, age 68, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Patricia “Pat” Thompson, departed this life Thursday afternoon, January 9, 2020 at his residence. Kenny was born January 29, 1951 in Erie, Pennsylvania, the son of the…

Harrell Sammy Hurst

Harrell Sammy Hurst, age 65, resident of Arlington, Tennessee and husband of Joan D. Hurst, departed this life Friday afternoon, December 27, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett. Sammy was born July 11, 1954 in Hardeman County, Tennessee, the…

Mark W. Fairless Sr.

Mark W. Fairless Sr completed his earthly life at 89 years of age, 20 days after the death of his wife Tina. He was devoted to her through 68 years of marriage. Mark was a shining example of God’s love…

Berniece L. McCachren

Berniece L. McCachren, 87, died Friday, November 8, 2019 in Jackson, TN after a short illness. She was born in West Liberty, KY to the parents of Burley and Clara Adkins Shaver. She was a hairdresser, homemaker and loving mother.…

Virgil McNeal “Mac” Michael

Virgil McNeal “Mac” Michael, 77, died on November 4, 2019 at Brookdale Jackson Oaks after battling Alzheimer’s for 5 years. Virgil was born on September 12, 1942 to Roy and Alline Michael (both deceased). He married Judy Kirk on his birthday…

Charlotte Ann Wheeler Ellis

Charlotte Ann Wheeler Ellis was born on August 13, 1942 to A. C. and Mary Wheeler in Booneville, MS. She joined her Heavenly Father on October 24, 2019 surrounded by family and friends. The care she received up to the…

Joyce Ann McDaniel Couch

Joyce Ann McDaniel Couch, age 84, resident of Bartlett, Tennessee and wife of Billy F. Couch, departed this life Sunday evening, October 20, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Joyce was born March 11, 1935 in Rutherford, Tennessee, the…

Teresa A. Gregory Parker

Teresa A. Gregory Parker, age 63, died Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Jackson Madison County Hospital after a short illness. She was born in Madison County to the parents of Charles “Ray” and “Rachel” Blankenship Gregory. She was partners with…

Brian K. Dunham

  Brian K. Dunham, Mansfield, Tennessee 39 Henry County Medical Center ER Sunday, October 13, 2019 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, October 15, 2019 McEvoy Funeral Home John Lee New Hope Cemetery, Carroll County 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Monday; after 10:00 A.M.…

Bobby Ray Olive

  Bobby Ray Olive, Paris, Tennessee 74 Jackson Madison County General Hospital Thursday, October 10, 2019 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 McEvoy Funeral Home Elder Michael Cowen, Church of the Living God Greenwood Cemetery After 12:00 P.M. on Wednesday…

Clayton Lamb

Clayton Lamb , Paris, Tennessee Age: 81 Place of Death: Weakley County Nursing Home Date of Death: Sunday, September 29, 2019 Funeral Time/Day: 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Place of Funeral: McEvoy Funeral Home Minister/Celebrant: Pastor Trish Trull, First…

Mr. Frank L. Walker

Services for Mr. Frank L. Walker, age 93 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019, 12 Noon at the New St. Luke Baptist Church. The interment will be in the St. John No. 2 Church Cemetery.…

Ella Louise Vaughn

Funeral Services for Ella Louise Vaughn, age 69, will be Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Upper Salem Missionary Baptist Church in Haywood County, TN.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Vaughn died Monday, September 16,…

Mary Jane Brewer

Services for Mary Jane Brewer, 73, will be held Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Brummitt McKenzie Funeral Home with Brother Randy Stephens officiating.  Interment will follow at Hopewell Cemetery in Gleason.  The family will receive friends on Tuesday September…

Mr. Willie Henry Johnson

Services for Mr. Willie Henry Johnson, age 66 of Trenton, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, 1:00 P.M. at the First Baptist Church, 401 Gibson Street in Trenton, Tennessee. Mr. Johnson passed away on Tuesday, September 3,…

Annie Lou Hart

Funeral Services for Annie Lou Hart, age 87, will be Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Oak Grove Church of Christ in Henderson, Tennessee.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Hart died Sunday, August 18, 2019 at…

Angela Agnes “Angie” Santoro Morris

Angela Agnes “Angie” Santoro Morris, age 79, resident of Arlington, Tennessee and wife of the late Bobby Morris, departed this life Monday afternoon, August 5, 2019 at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. A gathering of family and friends of Mrs.…

Douglas Ray Aubut

Douglas Ray Aubut, age 70, resident of Somerville, Tennessee, departed this life Friday afternoon, August 2, 2019 at his residence. A celebration of life will be held at 10:30 A.M. Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Victory Life Church in Somerville…

Local church cleans up Pope Elementary

JACKSON, Tenn. -- On the second day of 2016, instead of taking a long, relaxing weekend, one local church decided to start their near year giving back. SoulQuest Church members…

THP: Motorcyclist killed, passenger injured in Carroll County

CARROLL COUNTY, Tenn.-A McKenzie man is dead following a motorcycle crash Wednesday night near McKenzie. According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Richard Heath, 50, of McKenzie was killed around 8:15 Wednesday night. The THP said Heath was…

Fire Reported at Liberty Tech High School

This video is no longer available. JACKSON, Tenn.- Jackson firefighters rushed to Liberty Tech High School Thursday night after a fire inside the school was reported around 7 p.m. District leaders said it was in the basketball locker room area,…