Area Obituaries

Leon White

February 28, 2014

Leon White Leonard Leon White, 71, of Union City died at his home around 9 p.m. Feb. 27, 2014. The family will receive friends at their home at 1 p.m. on Sunday. White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family requests memorials be sent to the American Diabetes Association of Tennessee, Greenhills Court,…

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William Melton

February 28, 2014

William David Melton, 61, of Martin, died Feb. 25, 2014 at the Weakley County Rehab and Nursing Home in Dresden.  Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Meridian Cemetery, Greenfield.

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Norman Luehring

February 28, 2014

Norman A. Luehring, 87, of Greenfield, died Feb. 19, 2014 at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin. Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22 at Lightner/St. Joseph Cemetery in Scott’s City, Mo.

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James Fuller

February 28, 2014

James Fuller Completed arrangements are being announced for James Fuller, 94, of South Fulton, who died Feb. 26, 2014, at Park Terrace Village in South Fulton.  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton, with interment to follow in Campground Cemetery. Friends may call the funeral home from…

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Jeffrey Laird

February 28, 2014

Jeffrey Laird Jeffrey David Laird, 20, of The Colony, Texas, died Feb. 23, 2014. Jeffrey was born on Jan. 7, 1994, in Memphis, the son of Kyle David Laird and Deanna McCoy Laird. He graduated from The Colony High School in 2012. Jeffrey is survived by his father, Kyle David Laird, and wife, Gina, of…

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‘John Lee’ Jones

February 28, 2014

‘John Lee’ Jones Johnny Lee “John Lee” Jones, 63, of Union City died Feb. 28, 2014, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Rawls Funeral Home in Union City.

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Jerry Quinton

February 27, 2014

Services were set for 1 p.m. today at Edmaiston-Mosley Fun-eral Home. Brother Charles Southerland was to officiate, with burial following in Fremont Cemetery. Pallbearers were to be Zach Ward, Nathan Ward, Josh Quinton, Timmy Quinton, Bobby Whitby and Keith McQueen. Mr. Quinton was born March 28, 1942, in Dyersburg, son of the late Gurley Leroy…

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Raymond Griffith

February 27, 2014

Raymond Griffith Completed arrangements are being announced for Raymond Howard Griffith, 71, of Union City, who died Feb. 20, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. A memorial service is set for 11 a.m. Saturday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the Revs. Henry Callison and Charles Southerland officiating. There will be no visitation. He was born…

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Ava Corum

February 27, 2014

Ava Corum Ava Inez Hall Corum, 95, of Tiptonville passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Tiptonville Church of Christ. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Tiptonville Church of Christ, with Mr. Don Reel officiating. Burial will be in Tiptonville…

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James Fuller

February 27, 2014

James Fuller James Fuller of South Fulton died Feb. 26, 2014, at Park Terrace Assisted Living in South Fulton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hornbeak Funeral Chapel in Fulton.

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Ann Hooper

February 26, 2014

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Obion County Memorial Gardens, with Wesley Jackson officiating. White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. There will be no visitation. Her grandsons, James Hooper and Kristopfer Hooper, will serve as pallbearers. She was born Sept. 15, 1937, in Obion County, daughter of the late Henry “Red” …

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Dan Dawson

February 26, 2014

Dan H. Dawson, 71, of Dresden, died Feb. 24, 2014. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel in Dresden.

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