Area Obituaries

David Eakes

September 18, 2018

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

September 18, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 17, 2018

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

September 12, 2018

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

September 11, 2018

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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Bobby Primrose

September 11, 2018

Bobby Gene Primrose, 76, of Sharon passed away from this life on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at his residence. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Karnes & Son Funeral Home-Kenton Chapel, with Nathan Horton officiating. Interment will follow in Tansil Cemetery, near Sharon. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. on…

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Billy Pinder

September 11, 2018

Billy Pinder, 94, of Union City died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at East View Cemetery, with Dr. Douglas Norfleet officiating. Friends and family are asked to meet at the cemetery. He was born on June 10, 1924, in Key West, Fla., son…

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