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Alethia Jean Breviann Copeland
Funeral services for Miss Alethia Jean Breviann Copeland, infant, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 3, 2000, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Ricky Dixon officiating. Burial was in Carter-Bilbrey Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Miss Copeland died Monday, January 31, 2000, at her home.

Born January 12, 2000, in Overton County, she was the daughter of Carl and Karen (Scott) Copeland of Livingston. She was preceded in death by a grandfather, M.C. Copeland, and a great grandfather, Alford Scott.

Survivors, in addition to her parents, include a brother, Joseph Scott, Livingston; two sisters, Helen Copeland and Ally Copeland, both of Livingston; grandparents, Larry and Sandra Scott, Livingston, and Wilma Copeland, Monterey; great grandparents, Homer and Geneva Cooper, Rickman, and Bill and Nellie Johnson, Livingston; and two aunts, Lois Scott, Livingston, and Karen Copeland, Monterey. Pallbearers were Tim Cooper, Donald Cooper, and David Cooper.

 

Sally Margie Smith Halleran
Funeral services for Mrs. Sally Margie Smith Halleran, 85, of Cookeville were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 5, 2000, from the chapel of Hooper & Huddleston Funeral Home with Bro. Ferrell Looper officiating. Burial was in Bohannon Cemetery with Hooper & Huddleston Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Halleran, a homemaker, died Thursday, February 3, 2000, at Cookeville Regional Hospital Medical Center.

Born February 12, 1914, in Putnam County, she was the daughter of the late Alb and Kate Buckner Walker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Thomas Forest Smith and George Halleran; a sister, Vallie Moore; and three brothers, Joe Walker, Frank Walker, and Johnny Walker. She attended the Faith Outreach Worship Center in Livingston.

Survivors include three daughters, Sue Bilyeu, Russelville, KY, and Wilma Jean Franklin and Betty C. Smith, both of Cookeville; four sons, Clarence Smith, McKenzie, and Harold Ray Smith, Bobby Smith, and Donnie Smith, all of Cookeville; two sisters, Mae Patton, Dayton, OH, and Mary Belle Jessee, Bristol, VA; 17 grandchildren; one step-granddaughter; and 16 great grandchildren. Pallbearers were her grandsons.

 

Justin Hargis
Funeral services for Mr. Justin Hargis, 41, of Monterey were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 5, 2000, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home of Monterey with Rev. Clayton Padgett and Rev. Gary Farris officiating. Burial was in Welch Memorial Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home of Monterey in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Hargis, a factory worker with Dacco in Cookeville, died Thursday, February 3, 2000, in Cookeville.

Born August 18, 1958, in Monterey, he was the son of Odell and Velma Bowman Hargis.

Survivors include his mother, Velma Bowman Hargis, Monterey; his father, Odell Hargis, Monterey; a daughter, Misty Hargis, Monterey; a brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Barbara Hargis, Livingston; and his maternal grandmother, Etta Bowman, Livingston.

 

Richard Erie Fish
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Erie Fish, 42, of Rickman, were conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, February 3, 2000, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home of Cookeville with Bro. Brunsford England officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Sparta with Whitson Funeral Home of Cookeville in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Fish, an electrician, died Monday, January 31, 2000, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born April 7, 1957, in Detroit, MI, he was the son of Ruby Fish and the late Rev. James Flatt.

He was of the Baptist faith. He was also a veteran of the Tennessee National Guard.

Survivors include his wife, Kimberly (Hicks) Fish, Rickman; his mother, Ruby Fish, Sparta; four children all of Michigan; a stepdaughter, Tiffany Swallows, Rickman; a stepson, Jason Swallows, Rickman; two brothers, Jim Fish, Sparta, and Michael Fish, Michigan; and four sisters, Nancy Campbell, Indiana, Kathy Harrington, Virginia, Patty Bilyeu, Sparta, and Rose Fish, Nashville.

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