Obituaries for Oct. 9 edition
Clayton Anderson, 41, of Fayetteville, died Friday morning (Oct. 4, 2013) at his residence. Mr. Anderson was a native of Lincoln County, the son of James Thomas Anderson of Fayetteville and Inez Swinford Anderson of Taft. He was a stay-at-home dad. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Shantia Looney Anderson; children, Elizabeth Looney, Chris Anderson and Sarah Anderson, all of Fayetteville; brother, James Anthony Anderson of Fayetteville; sisters, Michelle Cash of Decatur, Ala., and Theresa Anderson of Fayetteville; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial followed in Kirkland Cemetery. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
James Bennett Barnett, 72, a native of Huntsville, Ala., and a resident of Houma, La., died Tuesday (Oct. 1, 2013). Survivors include his son, James Clifton Barnett; daughters, Helen Marie Daigle and husband, Daniel, Wanda Fanning, Bobbie Jean Jones and Richard “Dickie” Jones; brother, Randy Hugh Barnett; sisters, Janie Moore and husband, Billy, and Jo Ann Barnett; grandchildren, Tina Dawn Stanley, Jason Jerome Jones and wife Candice, Brandy Nicole Romine and Jonathan McClendon, Richelle “Shelly” Marie Malinarolo and husband Matthew, Daniel Felix Daigle III, John Clint Jones, Andrea Michelle “Sissy” Daigle; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife, Colleen Barnett; parents, William Allen Barnett and Rassie Lee Barnett; brothers, Bobby Gene Barnett (surviving wife, Cathy “Sam”), Johnny Maxwell Barnett (surviving wife, Kathy), Kenneth “Buddy” Barnett (deceased wife Betty); sister, Brenda Joyce Holmes (surviving husband, RC). Memorial services were conducted Sunday afternoon at Saint Francis de Sales Cemetery, West Main, Houma. Samart Funeral Home of Houma in charge of arrangements.
Jean Beasley, 72, of Ardmore, died Wednesday (Oct. 2, 2013) at her home. Funeral services were held Friday morning at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, Ardmore, Ala., with the Rev. Jonathan Pope officiating. Burial was in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mary “Mama Jewell” Bryson, 92, of Fayetteville, died Tuesday (Oct. 1, 2013) at Lincoln Care Center. She was born in South Pittsburg on Aug. 11, 1921 to the late William M. Hall and Flora Knight Hall Wheeler. She was a pharmacist assistant and a member Father’s House Church. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Reba McGuire; son, Biff Bryson; sisters, Virginia Reeves, Opal Balaban; and brother, Grady Hall. Mrs. Bryson is survived by daughters, Flora and Steve Powell of Petersburg, Eileen and Sonny Myers of Toney, Ala., Phyllis Jefferies of Fayetteville, Joy and Mike Campbell of Fayetteville, Mary Ruth and Charles Hinson of Columbia; sons, Carl and Anne Bryson of Chickamauga, Ga., David and Wanda Bryson of Ringgold, Ga.; 34 grandchildren; 53 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Thursday in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Bro. Sonny Moore and Bro. Steve Powell officiating. Burial followed in Blanche Cemetery. The family extends a special thank you to Lincoln Care Center and Dr. William Hughes. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Jimmy Richard Chick, 55, of the Mimosa Community, died Monday (Sept. 30, 2013) at his residence. He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Bobby Joe Chick, Sr., and Peggy Parks Chick of Fayetteville, who survives. He attended the Mimosa Church of Christ. Survivors, in addition to his mother, include four brothers, Bobby Joe Chick, Jr., Terry Chick, Billy Joe Chick and Bobby Lynn Chick, all of Fayetteville. He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Joe Chick, Sr., and grandparents, Virgie Baker and John Edgar Chick. Graveside services were conducted Thursday afternoon at Rose Hill Cemetery with Bro. Errick Crump officiating. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
John Edward Cowden, 90, of Petersburg, died Tuesday (Oct. 1, 2013) at his residence. A native of Lincoln County, Mr. Cowden was the son of the late Leonard Campbell Cowden and Laura Ada Sorrells. Mr. Cowden attended Eastern Kentucky College and the University of Kentucky. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Petersburg, served his country as a member of the United States Marines, serving in World War II, and was a farmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Cowden, and sister-in-law, Jo Ann Cowden. Mr. Cowden is survived by his wife of 67 years, Ernestine Miles Cowden of Petersburg; one daughter, Rose (Chuck) Wright of Murfreesboro; one son, John Miles (Derrell) Cowden of Petersburg; two grandsons, Tommy (Janna) and Jimmy Cowden; three great-granddaughters, Regan, Brooke and Bethany Cowden; one niece; two nephews; and several cousins. Funeral services were Friday afternoon at First Baptist Church in Petersburg with Doug Brown and James Hickey officiating. Burial was in Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Condolences of sympathy can be sent to www.billsmcgaugh.com. Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home and Crematory in charge of the arrangements.
Greg Crabtree, 52, of Fayetteville, died Sunday morning (Oct. 6, 2013) in Huntsville Hospital. A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of Bill W. and Maurine McAlister Crabtree of Fayetteville. He was a truck driver and a member of Park City Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Kim Crabtree of Fayetteville; daughter, Kellie Dollar of Fayetteville; son, Morgan Crabtree, of Huntsville, Ala.; sisters, Billette Kimbrough and Carla (Murray) Blackwelder, both of Fayetteville; grandson, Michael Crabtree of Florida; mother-in-law, Carolyn and Ricky Stovall of Fayetteville; father-in-law, Jimmy and Barbara Collins of Chapel Hill; 11 nephews; and 12 nieces. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Carl and Annie McAlister and Bruce and Elizabeth Crabtree, and a nephew, Brandon Kimbrough. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Russell officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Angie Marie Frazier, 48, of Ardmore, Ala., died Saturday (Oct. 5, 2013) at her home. Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon at Taft Full Gospel Church with Bro. Harold Boggs officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Ardmore, Ala. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Robert Allen (Bobby) Hasting, 60, of Ardmore, Ala., died Wednesday (Oct. 2, 2013) at Athens-Limestone Hospital in Athens, Ala. Funeral services were conducted Saturday afternoon at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home. Burial was in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pauline Valera Wallace Monks, 95, of Fayetteville, died Monday afternoon (Sept. 30, 2013) in Donalson Skill Care Center. A native of Lincoln County, Mrs. Monks was the daughter of the late Lee Roy and Nora Ellen Moyers Wallace. She was a member of the Camargo Church of Christ, a former employee of Serbin Fashions, farmer and homemaker. She was a member of the Wells Hill Home Demonstration Club where she served as president in 1943 and again in 1996. Survivors include one son, Earl Monks and wife, Renee, of Fayetteville; a daughter, Ellen Faye Brooks of Memphis; grandchildren, Garrett Monks of Doniphan, Mo., Amanda Gambill of Fayetteville, Kevin L. Brooks, Paula Butram and Judy Shaver, all of Memphis; 12 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Monks was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Wilson C. Brooks. Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Ivey officiating. Burial followed in Riverview Memorial Gardens beside her husband, Carl Bryant Monks, who passed away in 2004. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pearley Pack, 98, of Ardmore, Ala., died Wednesday (Oct. 2, 2013) at her home. Funeral services were conducted Saturday at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, Ardmore, Ala., with Bro. Carl Witty officiating. Burial was in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Bobby E. Riddle, 78, of Fayetteville died Thursday (Oct. 3, 2013) at Huntsville Hospital. A native of Lynchburg, he was the son of the late Cecil and Jane Taylor Riddle. He was a U.S. Army veteran and member of the Masonic Lodge. He was a retired construction engineer. Mr. Riddle was a member of Twin Oaks Baptist Church in Shelbyville. He enjoyed running marathon races, fishing, reading and making trips to the beach with his grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Kenneth Riddle. Mr. Riddle is survived by his wife, June White Riddle of Fayetteville; one son, Greg Riddle of Mulberry; four grandchildren, Stone, Boone, Grey and Lucy Riddle, all of Beech Grove; and many special friends. Funeral services were held Monday morning at Lynchburg Funeral Home with Bro. Carl Tucker and John White officiating. Burial followed in the Lynchburg Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Moore County Library, 17 Lynchburg Highway, Lynchburg, TN, 37352 or Fayetteville-Lincoln County Public Library, 306 Elk Ave. N, Fayetteville, TN, 37334. For online guest registry, please visit www.lynchburgfuneralhome.com. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.