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Smokey Stover

Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Dr. Cecil Sewell will officiate. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday.
Pallbearers will be Alan Faircloth, Tyler Tankersley, Max Hardin, Calvin Cary, Roger Woodward and Jerry Grady. Honorary pallbearers will be Royce Barker and Dr. Ashley Faircloth.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or First Baptist Church, 500 East Church St., Union City, TN 38261.
Mr. Stover was born May 27, 1932, in Obion County, son of the late Jesse Arley and Mary Cauzelle (Tyler) Stover. He married the former June Grady March 16, 1956. She survives. Mr. Stover had been employed as a salesman at Sears in Union City for 21 years and as a salesman for Williams Sausage Company. He had retired from the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean War. Mr. Stover was a member of First Baptist Church in Union City and a member of Union City Masonic Lodge 538 F&AM, Al Chymia Shriners and the American Legion Milton Talley Post 20.
He is also survived by his daughter, Pam (Stover) Tankersley of Union City; two grandchildren and the spouse of one, Dr. Ashley Michelle (Tankersley) Faircloth and Lloyd Alan Faircloth Jr. of Madisonville, La., and William Tyler Tankersley of Union City; his sister, Devonna Garner of Bradford; and his brother, Dalton Stover of Germantown.
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