Obituaries for January 6
Posted: Thursday, January 6, 2011 9:51 am
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Linda Lou Elliott
Mrs. Linda Lou Elliott, 65, of Sharon, died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011 at the Volunteer Community Hospital, Martin.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with Dr. Jerry Summers officiating and Gardner Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Elliott was born June 16, 1945 in Gleason.
Survivors include her husband, Ray Elliott of Sharon; one son and daughter-in-law, Ricky and Susan Elliott of Dresden; five sisters, Frances Baker, Doris Forrester, Sue Hinson, Kathy Martin and Carolyn Guthrie; two brothers, Joe Summers and Richard Summers; and two grandchildren.
Homer Lee Kemp
Homer Lee Kemp, 91, of Sharon, died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital, Jackson.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Victory Baptist Church, Sharon with burial in Fremont Cemetery with Gardner Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5-8 on Friday.
Kemp was born May 17, 1919.
Survivors include two daughters, Karen Cross and Linda Yates, both of Sharon; one son and daughter-in-law, Drs. Homer D. and Mary Kemp of Cookeville; two grandsons, John Cross of Martin and Tyler Yates of Albuquerque, N.M.; and one great-grandchild, Chelsea Laine Yates of Albuquerque.