Area Obituaries

Ed Youngblood

August 19, 2013

Edward Alexander Youngblood, 87, of Union City died Aug. 16, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Services will be held at White-Ranson Funeral Home Tuesday at 1 p.m., with Dr. Cecil Sewell officiating. Burial will follow in Beech Cemetery. Visitation will be held noon until the funeral hour on Tuesday. He was born Nov. 19,…

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Margie Stroud

August 16, 2013

Margie Sue Stroud, 75, of Jackson, died Aug. 15, 2013. Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bowlin Funeral Home Chapel in Dresden.

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Donnie Noles

August 15, 2013

Donnie Noles, 63, of Union City died 8:15 a.m. Aug. 15, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home.

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Russell Clemons

August 15, 2013

Russell Bowden Clemons, 40, of Woodland Mills died Aug. 10, 2013, as the result of an automobile accident on Armstrong Road. Graveside services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday at East View Cemetery. Brother Ron Gray will officiate. The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 5-7 p.m. Friday. Russell was born Dec.…

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Teresa Phelps

August 15, 2013

Teresa Fay Phelps, 56, of Union  City died Aug. 10, 2013, at Jackson-Madison County Hospital in Jackson. She was a clerk at Big Lots in Union City and a member of New Hope Free Will Baptist Church. Mrs. Phelps was preceded in death by her father, Demus Winters Sr.; her brother, Ricky Winters; and her…

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Russell Clemons

August 14, 2013

Russell Bowden Clemons, 40, of Woodland Mills died Aug. 10, 2013, as the result of an automobile accident on Armstrong Road. Funeral arrangements for Clemons are incomplete and will be announced by Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home.

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Carlette Brown

August 14, 2013

Carlette Brown, 54, of Atlanta, died Aug. 7, at her Atlanta home. Rawls Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and a memorial service will be announced at a later date.

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Mary Lewis

August 14, 2013

Mary Lee Lewis, 84, of Hornbeak died Aug. 12, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Curry Funeral Home, officiated by the Rev. Ricky Stover. Interment will follow in Zion Cemetery. Curry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers…

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Edith Stricklin

August 14, 2013

Edith Stricklin, 73, of Union City, died Aug. 11, 2013, at Union City Manor. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at New Hope Freewill Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Eastview Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Rawls Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

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Jim Hill Jr.

August 14, 2013

James Edward Hill Jr., 63, a resident of Union City, died at his home Aug. 12, 2013. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Obion County Memorial Gardens. The services will be presided over by the Rev. Chip Davis, who will be assisted by the Rev. Greg Whaley. Visitation will be from…

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‘Skinny’ Braswell

August 14, 2013

Gary L. “Skinny” Braswell, 66, of Woodland Mills died 6 a.m. Aug. 9, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Family and friends are invited to the Braswell home located at 259 South Thompson St. in Woodland Mills at 3 p.m. Saturday to share memories and stories about Skinny. Braswell was born July 21, 1947, in…

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Edith Stricklin

August 14, 2013

Edith Stricklin, 73, of Union City died Aug. 11, 2013, at Union City Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at New Hope Freewill Baptist Church in Union City, with the Rev. Ron Smith officiating. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery. Friends may call  at Rawls Funeral Home in…

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