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MARVIN DUANE HEARD
Funeral services for Mr. Marvin Duane Heard, 45, of Livingston, were conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, September 21, 1999 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Anthony Denson officiating. Burial was in the Overton County Memorial Gardens with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Heard, a self-employed construction worker, died Sunday, September 19, 1999, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born May 19, 1954, in Highland Park, MI, he was the son of William Kennard and Mildred A. Peace Heard of Livingston.

He was of the Baptist faith and was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, are a brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Araina Heard, Livingston, and five nephews.

 

OVA L. SMITH
Funeral services for Mrs. Ova L. Smith, 69, of Livingston, were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, September 20, 1999 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry B. Buck officiating. Burial was in Green Hill Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Smith, a housewife, died Thursday, September 16, 1999 at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born January 26, 1930, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Mary Elizabeth Smith Pulliams. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ward G. Smith.

She was affiliated with the Pentecostal church.

Survivors include two sons, Odise Threet , Albany, KY, and Joel Threet, Monterey; a daughter, Wanda Dorton, Anderson, IN; five brothers, Quitman Ledbetter and Jerry Ledbetter, both of Livingston, Curtis Pulliams, Columbia, IN, Chester Pulliams, Texas, and Kenneth Pulliams, Glasgow, KY; five sisters, Nova Cope, Alpine, Faye Eldridge and Emma Davidson, both of Cookeville, Myrtle Hargis, Monterey, and Reba Cooper, Albany, KY; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Jeff Ledbetter, Wayne Ledbetter, Randy Ledbetter, Larry Threet, Michael May, and Eddie May.

 

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