Area Obituaries

Bethany Mills

December 19, 2013

Mrs. Bethany Ann Scott Mills, 22, of Martin, died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at her residence. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel of Dresden.

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Dorothy Larson

December 18, 2013

Mrs. Dorothy Christine Morris Larson, 86, of Martin, died Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2013 at the Weakley County Rehab and Nursing Center in Dresden. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel in Martin.

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James Turner

December 17, 2013

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Living Word Church in Hornbeak, with the Rev. Archie Larry officiating, assisted by the Rev. Ruth Green. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak. Friends may call at the church 5-9 p.m. today. Cryer Funeral Home in Obion is in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Ricky…

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Esther Reeves

December 17, 2013

Services will be 3 p.m. Saturday at White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy, with Jimmy Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Troy’s Terrace Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the hour of services Saturday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be David Hart, Tony Hunt, Bart Orr, Tim McCorkle,…

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Mike Newsom

December 17, 2013

At the request of Michael, cremation has taken place. Services will be announced at a later date, according to a family member. He was born Nov. 24, 1954, in Obion County, son of the late Dewey and Nora (Milton) Newsom. He was a resident of Madison, where he had lived for 35 years and had…

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Thomas “Gene” Sims

December 17, 2013

Thomas Eugene “Gene” Sims, 87, of Greenfield, died Dec. 15, 2013 at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin. Services will be held at 3 p.m. today (Tuesday) at Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Greenfield.

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Dr. Jim Taylor

December 17, 2013

Services will be held at First United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. Tuesday, with Dr. Rob Martin of First United Methodist Church and Dr. Scott Fowler of Spring Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Montevallo, Ala., officiating. Burial will follow immediately after at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Arrangements are being handled by McEvoy Funeral Home in Paris.…

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Ola Brown

December 17, 2013

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Rawls Funeral Home in Union City.

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Patsy Matheny

December 17, 2013

There will be no services. Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of cremation arrangements.

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Helen Kennon

December 17, 2013

Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Don Robinson and Beth Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgely in New Haven Cemetery. Pallbearers will be  Jimmy Seals, Robbie Seals, J.R. Seals, David Mendoza, Daniel Mendoza and Rob Brown. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the…

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William Heacock

December 17, 2013

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announc-ed by Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home.

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Jeanie Parrish

December 17, 2013

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at White & Mahon Funeral Home in Troy, with Dr. Bobby Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Don Thompson, Brodie Parrish, Terry McGee, Channing McGee, Mike Calhoun and Travis McKay.…

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