Area Obituaries

Robert Chessor

August 12, 2013

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at The Living Word Church in Hornbeak. The Rev. Archie Larry will officiate. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak. Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family will receive friends at the church 5-8 p.m. today and from 1 a.m. until the hour of services…

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Linda Snyder

August 12, 2013

Mrs. Linda Charlene Snyder, 63, of Martin, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 at her residence. Services were held at 11 a.m. Monday at Murphy Funeral Home of Martin.

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Joanne Conner

August 12, 2013

A graveside services is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday at Obion County Memorial Gardens, with Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton in charge of arrangements. There will be no visitation. Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery at the hour of services.

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Doris Garrett

August 12, 2013

rett, 90, died on Aug. 7, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Union City. She was born on Sept. 21, 1922, at Obion Chapel near Hornbeak, the second of seven children born to Moses Marshall and Zula (Easterwood) Cunningham. She grew up in Union City and graduated from Union City High School in 1940. In…

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Richard Harrison

August 12, 2013

He was born in Union City Nov. 9, 1940, to the late Richard and Nettie (Matheny) Harrison. He graduated from the University of Tennessee and was a graduate student at Vanderbilt University. He was employed by Holiday Inns, Memphis, and relocated to Toledo as a controller. He was in the personnel industry for many years in Toledo.…

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Edith Stricklin

August 12, 2013

Edith Stricklin, 73, of Union City died Aug. 11, 2013, at Union City Manor. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Rawls Funeral Home in Union City.

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Emma Victory

August 12, 2013

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by White-Ranson Funeral Home.

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Willie Barnes

August 12, 2013

Willie Mae (Ervine) Barnes, 99, of Woodland Mills died Aug. 10, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Union City. Graveside services were held today at 1 p.m. at Obion County Memorial Gardens, with Diana Hastings officiating. White-Ranson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. She was born April 13, 1914, in Fulton County, Ky., daughter…

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Frank Werner

August 12, 2013

The Lord hath prepared a place for Francis A. “Frank” Werner and called him home after a long battle with cancer on Aug. 9, 2013, at the age of 81 years. Francis was born Feb. 12, 1932, the son of the late Joseph and Mignone Werner. Frank graduated from Hickman High School in 1950 and…

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Raymond “Fats” Arnold

August 8, 2013

Raymond Carl “Fats” Arnold, 86, of Martin, died Aug. 8, 2013. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Aug. 11, 2013 at West Union Cemetery, Dresden with Bowlin Funeral Home of Dresden in charge of the arrangements.

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Sarah Callison

August 8, 2013

She was a former resident of Obion County. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Stanley’s Cemetery near Union City. The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 11 a..-12:30 p.m. Friday.

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Floye Ashe

August 7, 2013

She departed this life Aug. 1, 2013, in University Hospital, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 98 years, three months and 20 days. She was also preceded in death by her spouse, Cullye V. Ashe; her brother; three sisters; her son, Travis Ashe; and her granddaughter, Cassandra Lipe. Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law,…

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