Obituaries for March 10

Obituaries for March 10

Posted: Friday, March 11, 2011 4:01 pm

Novella Jones Dame

Mrs. Novella Jones Dame, 90, of South Fulton, died Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at the Weakley County Rehab and Nursing Center, Dresden.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Hornbeak Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton, Ky. with Rev. James Lawson officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Cemetery, Dresden. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home before the services.

Mrs. Dame was born July 7, 1920 in Dresden, daughter of the late Ed Cooper and Rosie Insco Cooper Culver. She was the widow of Horace Jones and Norris Dame. She had worked for the former Obion County Hospital in Union City as an LPN. She was a member of the Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church and of the Order of the Eastern Star.

Survivors include two sons, Ronnie Jones of Martin and Gary Jones of Paris; two stepsons, Douglas Jones of Greenfield and Tom Dame of Cotter, Ark.; one stepdaughter, Nancy Moore of Mountain Home, Ark.; one half brot6her, Aaron Culver of Bradford; five grandchildren; five step grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Lloyd Jones; one grandchild; one brother, Harold Cooper; and her stepfather, Ellis Culver.

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Mary Frances “Sue” Hampton

Mrs. Mary Frances Sue Hampton, 70, of Calhoun, Ga., died Monday March 7, 2011 at Morning Pointe Assisted Living. 

Funeral Services for Mrs. Mary Frances (Sue) Hampton will be Friday, March 11 at 11 a.m. at Morrow
Funeral Chapel in LaCenter with the Rev. Walter E. Hare officiating.  Interment will follow at the
Oscar Cemetery in Oscar, Ky.  Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8:30 p.m. at Morrow Funeral Chapel in LaCenter, Ky.

Mrs. Hampton was born in Jefferson County, Mo., on Aug. 6, 1940, daughter of the late John Thomas Wilson and Esther Elizabeth Fulkerson Wilson. In addition to her parents, her husband Jerry Willis Hampton also preceded her in death in 2001. Mrs. Hampton was a homemaker and was a member of the New Town Baptist Church in Calhoun.  She loved to walk and enjoyed being outdoors.

Survivors include two sons, Jeff Hampton and his wife Kathy of Calhoun, and Randy Hampton and his wife Jennifer of Macon, Ga.; a daughter, Brenda Gaylord of Greenfield; a brother, Garland Wilson and his wife Judy of Oscar, Ky.; a sister, Karen Stamper and her husband S.W. of Paducah, Ky. several nieces and
nephews; and grandchildren Tarah Gallman and Melanie Hampton, both of Calhoun, Madison
Hampton and Hannah Hampton, both of Macon, and J.D. Gaylord and Hunter Gaylord, both of
Greenfield and great-grandchildren, Laina Veit and Tucker Gallman.


William T. Pope

William T. Pope, 44, of Dyersburg, died March 8, 2011, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. 

Services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, March 11 at Williams Funeral Home with Joel Dethloff and James H. Hazelwood officiating. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery. Visitation will be tonight from 5-8 at the funeral home.

Pope was born Aug. 18, 1966, in Milan, son of Jane Arnold Pope of Greenfield and the late James “Jimmy” Arnold. He was a machinist and the husband of Donna Pope of Dyersburg.

Survivors also include two sons, Terry Pope of Dyersburg and Chris Kiser of Fort Hood, Texas; two daughters, Tasha Pope of Dyersburg and Tandi Conway of Paris; a sister, SaDonna Cardwell of Meden; a brother, James Roy Pope of Greenfield; and four grandchildren.

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Patsy D. Parker Slone

Patsy D. Parker Slone, 76, of Chicago died at her home Feb. 21, 2011. She was the sister of Mary Crabtree of South Fulton and was a former resident of Weakley County.

Services were 10:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Stickney, Ill., with burial following there in Mount Auburn Memorial Park.

She was born March 20, 1934, daughter of the late Robert and Lois Johnson Parker.  She attended Oak Park Baptist Church in Berwyn, Ill., and had been employed at Sloan Valve Co. for 28 years.

She is also survived by two sons and her daughter-in-law, David and Sheila Wilson and Randy Slone; two daughters and her son-in-law, Ruth Ann Rainey and  Rhonda and Alex Blankenship; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; another sister, Brenda Cummings of Savannah; and her brother, Charles Seymour of Paris.

She was also preceded in death by her sister, her brother and her grandson.

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