Area Obituaries

Terry Gifford

July 18, 2013

Terry Wayne Gifford, 56, of South Fulton died July 12, 2013, at his home. Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Jackson Funeral Home in Dukedom, with interment following in Blooming Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. Thursday and from 8 a.m. until the hour of services Friday.

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Jerry Madding

July 18, 2013

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by White & Mahon in Troy.

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Tina Hart

July 17, 2013

Olga “Tina” Hart, 78, a resident of Martin Health Care and Rehab Center and a former resident of South Fulton, died July 14, 2013, at Volunteer Community Hospital in Martin. Services will be noon Saturday at Greater Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Fulton, with interment in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the…

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Maudie Gouger

July 17, 2013

Maudie Gouger, 93, of Hickman, Ky., died on July 14, 2013, at Haws Memorial Nursing Home in Fulton. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Strong Funeral Home in Hickman, with the Rev. Jason Sipes officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery. The family will receive visitors 6-8 p.m. today at…

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Angela Brooks

July 17, 2013

Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Union City, with the Rev. Melvin Poe officiating. Friends and family may call 11 a.m. until the funeral hour at the church on Wednesday. White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Honorary pallbearers will be Dustin Crowell, Corey Crowell, Joe…

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Dr. Robert Lynn “Bob” Cameron

July 17, 2013

He was born in Portia, Ark., on March 3, 1941. He spent his high school years in Jonesboro, Ark., attending Jonesboro High School. He continued his education at Arkansas State for college, the University of Arkansas in Little Rock for medical school and the University of Tennessee at Memphis for board certification in obstetrics and gynecology before…

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Joyce Hopper

July 16, 2013

Joyce Hopper, 70, of Hornbeak died 8:20 p.m. July 11, 2013, at The Bridge at Ridgely. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Kenny Lee officiated. Burial followed in Terrace Hill Cemetery near Troy. Pallbearers were Phil Renfrow, Donald Johnson, Chris Eaves, Johnny Eaves, David Neel and…

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Ernestine Bradley

July 16, 2013

Ernestine (Stephenson) Bradley, 95, departed this life to join the heavenly choir July 11, 2013, at Jonesboro, Ark. Services to celebrate Mrs. Bradley’s life were set for 11 a.m. today at Karnes Funeral Home in Kenton. Dr. Jimmy Adcox of Jonesboro will deliver her eulogy. Burial will follow in Kenton’s Sunnyside Cemetery, next to her…

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Jean Barnett

July 16, 2013

Jean Barnett, 84, of Union City died 3:10 a.m. July 12, 2013, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Funeral services were 4 p.m. Sunday at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Dr. Melvin Poe officiated. Burial followed in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were Bobby Doughten, David Younger, Stevie Moore, Stratton Moore, Bobby Baker and Michael Fletcher. Mrs. Barnett…

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Rose (Tarkington) Kemp

July 16, 2013

The Messenger, Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Rose (Tarkington) Kemp, 78, of Hickman, Ky., died July 8, 2013, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton.A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. Thursday at First Church of God in Hickman, with burial following in Hickman City Cemetery. Strong Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Annette Barron-Mays

July 16, 2013

The Messenger, Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Annette Barron-Mays, 50, of Clarksville passed from this life after a lengthy illness July 3, 2013, at her mother’s home in Rutherford. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Laneview Baptist Church near Kenton. Ms. Barron-Mays was born Dec. 6, 1962, in Gibson County, daughter…

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David Roberts

July 16, 2013

Completed arrangements are being announced for David Roberts, 48, of Cottondale, Ala., who died 4 p.m. June 30, 2013, at his home. He was a former resident of Obion County. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Union Grove Cemetery near Kenton. The Rev. James Kinsey will officiate. The family will receive friends at…

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