Area Obituaries

Ezell Johnson

September 26, 2013

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Rawls Funeral Home in South Fulton.

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Martha Gibbs

September 26, 2013

A memorial service is planned at New Ebenezer Cumberland Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m. Sunday. Friends may call at the church from 2 p.m. until the hour of services.

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Tim Lynch

September 26, 2013

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Revs. Charles Southerland and Janice Crittendon officiating. Burial will follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from noon until the hour of services Saturday at the funeral home. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. He was born May…

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Roy Pruitt

September 26, 2013

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at New Hope Bible Church near Union City, with burial following in New Haven Cemetery in Ridgely. The family will receive friends 5-9 p.m. Monday at the church. Pallbearers will be Scotty Jones, Jeremy Truett, Joe Harris, Kenny Harris, Shane Walker, Jamie Walker Jr. and Jamie Walker Sr. Edmaiston-Mosley…

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Doris Wigdor

September 26, 2013

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with Roger Fisher and Royce Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Berea Cemetery near Rives. The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until the hour of services Saturday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Brad Wigdor, Tad Wigdor, Troy Crawford, Eric Green, Ronnie…

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Donnie Brewer

September 26, 2013

Donnie Ray Brewer, 58, of Martin, died Sept. 21, 2013 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson. Services were held at 11 a.m. today (Tuesday) at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel in Martin.

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‘Cricket’ Smith

September 26, 2013

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion, with the Rev. John Carroll officiating. Burial will follow there in Rosehill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Daniel Burns, J.R. Jones, Clay Smith, Robert Coleman, Christopher Warren and Peter Warren. Friends may call at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today. He was born Aug.…

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Pearl Reynolds

September 26, 2013

Pearl Reynolds, 80, of Union City, died Sept. 15, 2013 at Martin Health Care Center. Services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Greenfield.

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Martha Pollock

September 25, 2013

Martha Lucille Pollock, 86, of Obion died Sept. 24, 2013, at her residence. Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Cryer Funeral Home in Obion, with the Rev. George Hutchison officiating, assisted by the Rev. B.J. Cohn. Burial will follow in Zion Cemetery west of Obion. Friends may call at the funeral home from…

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Robert Brewer

September 25, 2013

Robert Glenn Brewer, 55, of South Fulton died Sept. 23, 2013, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Ky. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel in Fulton. Friends may call the funeral home Thursday from 9 a.m. until the service hour.

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Martha Smothers

September 25, 2013

Martha Jones Smothers, 76, of Martin died Sept. 23, 2013, at Volunteer General Hospital in Martin. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Sharon First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in East Side Cemetery. Murphy Funeral Home in Martin is in charge of arrangements.

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Maria Malone

September 18, 2013

She embarked on her journey on March 1, 1928, in Espirito Santo, Brazil. Piano was her first passion, but teaching became a close second. She joined the Modern Foreign Language Department at the University of Tennessee at Martin in 1969 and continued teaching French, Portuguese and Spanish until her official retirement in 2001 and afterwards…

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