Area Obituaries

David Eakes

David Robert Eakes, 66, of Union City, formerly of Hickman, Ky., died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Strong Funeral Home, with the Rev. Henry Callison officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Eastview Cemetery in Union City. Friends and family may call from noon until the…

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Jerry Pope

Jerry Neal Pope, 84, of Martin died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at VanAyer Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Murphy Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gordon Wilbanks and the Rev. Dale True officiating. Burial will follow in East Side Cemetery in Martin. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday…

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Lynn Rainey

Mrs. Marjorie Lynn Rainey, 73, of Obion died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at her residence. Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Sunday at Elbridge Cemetery. The Rev. James Robert Gunter was to officiate. She was born July 18, 1945, in Obion, the daughter of the late Woodrow and Ura (Gunter) Stover. She was an aide…

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Lynn Rainey

Lynn Rainey, 83, of Obion died Sept. 14, 2018, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Cryer Funeral Home. Published 9.14.18

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Leann Adams

Leann Patey Adams, 44, of Union City passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel, with burial to follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The family requests memorials be made…

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Anthony Bynum

Anthony Dale Bynum, 58, of Dresden, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online tributes may be left at williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleasonandsharon.com.

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Sheila Weatherford

Sheila Delois Weatherford, 55, of Dyersburg, formerly of Palmersville, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Jackson. Service was held at 1 p.m. today (Tuesday) at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel in Dresden. Online tributes may be left at www.bowlinfuneralhome.com.

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Jerry Pope

Jerry Neal Pope, age 84, of Martin, died Saturday, Sept. 15,2018, at VanAyer Manor Nursing and Rehab in Martin. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Murphy Funeral Home in Martin with Rev. Gordon Wilbanks and Rev. Dale True officiating. Burial will follow in East Side Cemetery in Martin. Visitation will be from…

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Mary Chrisp

Mary Francis Chrisp, 71, of Hickman, Ky, died Sept. 7, 2018, at her residence. Services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at Johnson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Hickman. Interment will follow in Hickman City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until hour of services Friday at the church. Rawls Funeral Home in Union…

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Alan Bragg

Alan Vincent Bragg, 81, of Obion died Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date in New Carlisle, Ind. He was born on Dec. 14, 1936, in New York, son of the late Vincent and Vera (Fellows) Bragg. On July 5, 1958,…

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