Area Obituaries

Malcolm Beckett

Malcolm X. Beckett, 29, of Union City died Sept. 17, 2019, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Rawls Funeral Home in Union City. Published 9.18.19

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Dr. Eric Naylor

Union City native Dr. Eric Woodfin Naylor, 82, of Sewanee, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, at his home. A burial liturgy and Holy Eucharist will be held 10 a.m. Thursday in All Saints’ Chapel on the campus of The University of the South at Sewanee. It will be followed by a committal at the University…

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Willie Williams

Willie B. Williams, 89, of South Fulton died Sept. 14, 2019, at West Tennessee Healthcare Volunteer Hospital in Martin. Graveside services will be held 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Wednesday at Rawls Funeral Home Chapel in South Fulton. Published 9.17.19

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Dewayne Wilson

Dewayne Wilson, 51, of Hornbeak passed away 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Carl Southerland will officiate. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday…

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J.W. Winston

J.W. Winston, 97, of McCrory, Ark., formerly of Reelfoot Lake, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Woodruff County Health Center in Mc-Crory. He was born Aug. 24, 1922, to F.E. and Lillie Pearl Eaves, the seventh of seven children, all of whom preceded him in death. He married the love of his life, Kathleen…

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Otis Faulk Griffin

Otis Faulk Griffin went home to be with the Lord Saturday, September 14, 2019, passing away peacefully at home with his beloved wife, Glenda holding his hand. Otis was born October 7, 1940 in Charleston, Tennessee and raised in Rosemark. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today at Munford Funeral Home in the Millington…

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Jeffrey Ellis

Jeffrey Monroe Ellis, age 64, of Sharon, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 at the West Tennessee Healthcare in Martin. Service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden. Visitation will be from 4-7 tonight (Thursday) and Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service. Online tributes may be left at…

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Shiloh Wolfe

Shiloh Renz Wolfe, infant, of Greenfield, died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Graveside service was held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Morris Cemetery in Greenfield with Williams Funeral Home of Greenfield in charge of the arrangements. Online tributes may be left at williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleasonandsharon.com.

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Mary Patterson

Mary K. Patterson, age 99, of Dresden, died Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at her residence. A private family service was held at the Highland Cemetery, Greenfield with Williams Funeral Home of Greenfield in charge of the arrangements. Online tributes may be left at williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleasonandsharon.com.

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Joe Edmonston

Joe Edmonston, age 68, of Greenfield, died Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Johnson Tabernacle Methodist Church with Williams Funeral Home of Greenfield in charge of the arrangements. Online tributes may be left at williamsfhofgreenfieldandgleasonandsharon.com.

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