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Mr. Barry K. Johnson

Funeral services for Mr. Barry K. Johnson, 71 of Jackson will be conducted on Thursday February 27, 2020 in the South Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons with Dr. Bill Sims officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery. Mr.…

Henry “Bradd” Bowman

Funeral Services for Henry “Bradd” Bowman, age 72, will be Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. Bowman died Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Douglas Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Milan, TN.…

Allen Maclin III

Services for Allen Maclin III will be at 2pm Saturday February 22nd at Greater Mercer The family will receive visitors Friday February 21st from 6pm- 7pm at Affordable Funerals and Cremation Chapel 116 Allen Ave Jackson, TN For any further…

Shelda Renae Gibbons Pruett

Shelda Renae Gibbons Pruett age 56, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2020 at her residence in Bells, TN. She was born in Morristown, TN on April 9, 1963 to the late Billy Gibbons and Mary Katherine Howell.  Mrs. Pruett…

Mr. Joe Edward “Uncle Elbert” Merriweather

 Services for Mr. Joe Edward “Uncle Elbert” Merriweather, age 90 of Denmark, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, February 15, 2020, 12 Noon at the Cerro Gordo Baptist Church. The interment will be on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 10:45 A.M.,…

Cynthia Diane Davis Hargrove

  Cynthia Diane Davis Hargrove, Paris, Tennessee 45 Henry County following an automobile accident Thursday, January 30, 2020 5:00 P.M. Thursday, February 6, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Elder Leon White, Church In Paris After 3:00 P.M. Thursday, February 6, 2020…

Martha Ann Barlow Smith

  Martha Ann Barlow Smith of Springville 76 Henry County Healthcare Center Monday, January 27, 2020 2:00 PM Thursday, January 30, 2020 McEvoy Funeral Home Dusty Stout Van Dyke Church of Christ Cemetery 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Thursday, January…

Fannie Marie Harvison

Funeral Services for Fannie Marie Harvison, age 60, will be Friday, January 24, 2020 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mrs. Harvison died Monday, January 20, 2020 at Jackson General Hospital. For additional information, please…

Melissa Carol Walker Pleasants

Melissa Carol Walker Pleasants, age 59, resident of Moscow, Tennessee and wife of Ronny Pleasants, departed this life Tuesday morning, January 21, 2020 at her residence. Melissa was born August 30, 1960 in Red Bay, Alabama, the daughter of Mary…

Jeremy Brooks Whiteman

Jeremy Brooks Whiteman age 40, passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Henderson County Community Hospital. Jeremy was born in Allentown, PA on August 16, 1979 to the late Mr. Robert A. Whiteman and Mrs. Cindy Lou Whiteman.…

Cedarius Jermaine Williams

Funeral Services for Cedarius Jermaine Williams, age 35, will be Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 11:00 AM at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Parkway Memorial Gardens. Mr. Williams died Sunday, January 5, 2020 at Regional Medical Center…

Rodney McCorry

Memorial Services for Rodney McCorry, age 54, will be Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 2:30 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mr. McCorry died Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, TN. For additional…

Rebecca E. Stemen

Rebecca E. Stemen, age 65, died Saturday, January 11, 2020 at her residence after a long illness. She was born in Defiance, OH on March 1, 1954 to the parents of Richard and Marilyn Bowers Skees. She was retired as…

Victor Ronald “Ronnie” Downs

Victor Ronald “Ronnie” Downs, age 66, resident of Oakland, Tennessee and husband of Sharon Anderson-Downs, departed this life Sunday afternoon, January 5, 2020 at his residence. Ronnie was born July 3, 1953 in Memphis, Tennessee and was a graduate of…

Lois K. Morford

Lois K. Morford, 92, died Friday, January 3, 2020 at the Bells Nursing Home after a long illness. She was born July 17, 1927 to the parents of Douglas and Celia Lewis Anderson in Mercer, TN. She was retired in…

Ora Dean Sneed

Services for Ora Dean Sneed, 74, will be held Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 1:00 pm at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home.  Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.   Ms. Sneed, died Friday, January 3, 2020 in Cartersville, Georgia.  She was born on May 9,…

Barbara Jean Jones

Funeral Services for Barbara Jean Jones, age 73, will be Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Unity Temple C.O.G.I.C.  Burial will take place on Monday, January 6, 2020 at Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at Parkers Crossroads. Mrs. Jones…

Charles Edward “Eddie” Brown, Jr

Charles Edward “Eddie” Brown, Jr., age 67, resident of Oakland, Tennessee, departed this life Thursday afternoon, December 19, 2019 at his residence. Eddie was born November 7, 1952 in Savannah, Georgia, the son of the late Charles Edward Brown, Sr.…

Treasury Nicole McMurray-Kidd

Memorial service for Treasury Nicole McMurray-Kidd, age 14 Months, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Treasury McMurray-Kidd passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019…

Brandy Monique Roberson

Funeral services for Brandy Monique Roberson, age 38, of Jackson, Tennessee, will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Ms. Roberson passed…

Judith Ann “Judy” Nielsen Nunes

  Name: City & State Judith Ann “Judy” Nielsen Nunes, Paris, Tennessee Age: 76 Place of Death: Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice, Murray, KY Date of Death: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Funeral Time/Day: 2:00  P.M. Saturday, December 7, 2019 Place…

Jacob “Jake” Fowler

  Jacob “Jake” Fowler of Paris 21 Paris, TN Tuesday, November 26, 2019 2:00 PM Friday, November 29, 2019 McEvoy Funeral Home Adam Currence Poplar Grove Cemetery 11:00 AM – 2:00PM Friday, November 29, 2019 prior to the service February…

Clarice Cole Burrow

Clarice Cole Burrow, age 92, resident of Somerville, Tennessee and wife of the late James Paul Burrow, departed this life Monday evening, November 25, 2019 in Humboldt, Tennessee. Clarice was born August 1, 1927 in the Warren Community of Fayette…

Terry H. Kuykendall

Terry H. Kuykendall age 75, passed away peacefully at his home on November 24, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 30, 1943 in London, England to the late Harvey Kuykendall and Barbara Heath Kuykendall Bond. …

Mary Louise Gulledge

Services for Mary Louise Gulledge, 63, will be held Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 2:00 pm in the Cedar Avenue Chapel of Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home.  Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Monday, November 25, 2019…

Billie Ruth Sowell

Billie Ruth Sowell, 82, died Thursday evening at her residence. She was born October 6, 1937 in Jackson, TN the daughter of James Berry Smith and Lavada Moody Smith. Mrs. Sowell was a bookkeeper at Hub City Blueprint prior to…

John F. Melton

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State John F. Melton, Paris, Tennessee Age: 60…

Teresa T. Weidner

  Teresa T. Weidner of Buchanan 60 Her residence Friday, November 1, 2019 Her body is to be cremated and no services scheduled  July 9, 1959 in Union City, Tennessee Sanford Truitt and Peggy Wood Truitt, both preceded Melvin Weidner…

Mrs. Juanita Roberts Gibson

Funeral Services for Mrs. Juanita Roberts Gibson, age 93, will be Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Greater St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church, 117 Wallace Rd.  Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery. Mrs. Gibson died Tuesday, October 29,…

Ed James

Ed James, age 82, died on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at his residence surrounded by family and friends. Ed was born in Dyer, TN on September 12, 1937, the son of the late Burman and Virgie Presler James. Ed was…

Luther Jerome Page

Luther Jerome Page, 73, died October 27th at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. He was the son of the late Luther J Page and Helen Moore Page. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Bonita Davis Page,…

Lenita Tapp McCraw

Lenita Tapp McCraw, age 78, resident of the Braden Community and wife of the late James Joel McCraw, departed this life Monday morning, October 21, 2019 at her residence. Lenita was born February 14, 1941 in Fayette County, Tennessee, the…

Linda Leatherwood Aaron

Linda Leatherwood Aaron, age 74, resident of Oakland and wife of Brent Lee Aaron, departed this life Sunday evening, October 20, 2019 at her residence. Linda was born August 21, 1945 in Somerville, the daughter of the late James and…

Gerry Thomas Cooper (Pete)

Gerry Thomas Cooper (Pete) age 67, passed on October 18, 2019 while visiting his sister in Casa Grande, AZ. He was born in Jackson, TN to the parents of Gerald and Dorothy Sharp Cooper. He was a professional driver and…

Brooksie Neil Adair Escobar

Brooksie Neil Adair Escobar, age 76, resident of Somerville and wife of the late Roy Escobar, Sr., departed this life Thursday afternoon, October 17, 2019 at her residence. Brooksie was born August 19, 1943 in Fayette County, the daughter of…

Jerry Lee Stegall

Funeral Services for Jerry Lee Stegall, age 67, will be Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Hurts Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery. Mr. Stegall died Monday, October 14,…

Billy Joe Green

  Billy Joe Green 80 His residence in Henry, TN Thursday, September 26, 2019 Tuesday, October 1, 2019 Private funeral and burial Rev. Dusty Stout His private residence in Henry, TN July 8, 1939 in Paris, TN Family and McEvoy…

Marjorie Lipps Cranford

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State Marjorie Lipps Cranford, Nashville, Tennessee formerly of…

Mrs. Mildred “Dot” Pirtle Johnson

Services for Mrs. Mildred “Dot” Pirtle Johnson, age 72 of Jackson, Tennessee will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019, 10:00 A.M., at the New St. Luke Baptist Church. The interment will be in the Wilson Cemetery in Pinson, Tennessee.…

Zuline Castellaw Blackburn

Zuline Castellaw Blackburn age 91, passed away on Monday, September 23, 2019 at the Bells Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM in the chapel of the Bells First United…

Glenda Sue Glenn

Glenda Sue Glenn, age 57, resident of Oakland, Tennessee, departed this life Saturday morning, September 21, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Funeral Services for Miss Glenn will be held at 12 noon Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the…

William Wayne Bolton

William Wayne Bolton passed away peacefully on Saturday afternoon, September 21, 2019, at the age of 96, just three days short of his 97th birthday. Mr. Bolton was born on a beautiful Sunday morning in Adamsville, McNairy County, Tennessee, on…

Betty McCullough Vaughn

  Betty McCullough Vaughn of Paris 94 Morningside of Paris Friday, September 20, 2019 2:00 PM Monday, September 23, 2019  McEvoy Funeral Home Jim McCampbell Memorial Cemetery 12:00-2:00 PM Monday, September 23, 2019 prior to the service April 5, 1925…

James “Jim”  Coley, Sr.

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441 Name: City & State James “Jim”  Coley, Sr. of Buchanan, TN…

Sandra Taylor

 Memorial Services for Sandra Taylor, age 67, will be Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 3:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home. Mrs. Taylor died Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Jackson General Hospital. For additional information, please contact…

Katherine Marie Pugh Robinson

Visitation and Family Hour for Katherine Marie Pugh Robinson, age 78, will be Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Mercer Brothers Funeral Home.  Entombment to follow visitation at 2:00 PM at Highland…

Claudette Forbes Hudson

Funeral Services for Claudette Forbes Hudson, age 80, will be Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 12:00 PM at New St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Hudson died Friday, September 13, 2019 at Forest Cove Nursing & Rehab Center. Visitation and…

Laura Elizabeth Boswell Winfrey

Laura Elizabeth Boswell Winfrey, age 85, resident of Somerville and wife of the late Whitson Wilkinson “Whit” Winfrey, Sr., departed this life Friday, September 13, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital Bartlett after a brief stay. Funeral services for Mrs. Winfrey…

Jerry Fuqua

  Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.                                                                         Paris, TN 38242                           Phone # (731)642-1441   Jerry Fuqua of Paris, TN Age: 85 Place of Death:…

Patricia Ann Monz

Patricia Ann Monz, of Moscow, Tennessee, departed this life and went home to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on September 7, 2019. She died at Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Hospital from natural causes. Patricia, “Pat” to her friends and family,…