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Scott Russell Logan
Funeral services for Mr. Scott Russell Logan, 22, of Byrds-town, were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, September 14, 2000, from the chapel of Crestlawn Funeral Home of Byrdstown with Rick Cross officiating. Burial was in Bond Cemetery in Pickett County with Crestlawn Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Logan, an employee of LoganŐs Heating and Cooling, died Tuesday, September 12, 2000, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born May 23, 1978, in Clinton County, KY, he was the son of Russell and Stella Bond Logan of Byrdstown. He was a member of the Pickett County Volunteer Fire Department and the Rescue Squad.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his wife, Janie Pierce Logan, Byrdstown; four brothers, Steve Logan, Charlie Logan, Gary Logan, and Johnny Logan, all of Byrdstown; and four sisters, Jeanne Logan, Karen Logan, Connie Hill, and Nancy Moon, all of Byrdstown.

Pallbearers were Dallas Garrett, Elvis Beaty, Ronald Beaty, Jeremy Williams, Daniel Huddleston, Jackie Dickerson, Johnny Bond, and Troy Hill. Serving as honorary pallbearers were members of the Pickett County Volunteer Fire Department.

 

Callie B. Smith
Funeral services for Mrs. Callie B. Smith, 95, of Rickman, will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, September 20, 2000, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Nolan Cantrell, Rev. Ovle Tinch, and Rev. Elmer McCowan officiating. Burial will be in Oakley Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangments.

Mrs. Smith, a housewife, died Monday, September 18, 2000, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born April 10, 1905, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Center and Rillie (Walker) Bowman. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sidney L. Smith; a son, J.C. Smith; and a daughter, Anna Pearl Matheny.

She was a member of Highland Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Laura and Harley Lee, Lakeland, FL, and Linda and Jerry Bilbrey, Highland Mountain Community of Overton County; 7 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and 11 great-great grandchildren. One special granddaughter, Angie Akers, cared forMrs. Smith for many years.

Pallbearers will be Anthony Bilbrey, Sidney Lee, Randy Matheny, Ricky Ledbetter, Gerald Windle, and Joey Clements. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Gary Gargis, Bub Stockton, Haskel Nolan, A.B. Ledbetter, Coy Smith, Billy Ferrell, and M.J. Harris.

 

Betty H. Bowman
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty H. Bowman, 80, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. from Gerhart Memorial Seventh Day Adventist Church with Pastor Virgil Covel officiating. Burial was in Speck Cemetery of Overton County with Whitson Funeral Home of Cookeville in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Bowman, a retired LPN nurse from Cookeville Regional Hospital and a homemaker, died Sunday, September 17, 2000, at her home.

Born August 20, 1920, in Detroit, MI, she was a founding member of the Gerhart Memorial Seventh Day Adventist Church and served as a deaconess.

Survivors include her husband, Chester C. Bowman, Cookeville; three sons, Robert J. Maul and Greg W. Bowman, both of Cookeville, and David C. Bowman, Monterey; a brother, Walter M. Wheeler, Michigan; a sister, Grace Rohrbeck, Warren, MI; three granddaughters, Amanda Bowman, Meghan Bowman, and Dena Williams; and a grandson, David Bowman Jr. Pallbearers were John Williams, Danny Ealey, Tom Rohrbeck, Carl Tate, and John Tollete.

 

Mark B. Masters Sr.
Funeral services for Mr. Mark B. Masters Sr., 86, of the Crossroads Community near Monterey, were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 16, 2000, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home of Monterey with Rev. David Harris, Rev. Oliver England, Rev. M.G. Phillips, and Rev. Odell Ashburn officiating. Burial was in Love Joy Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Masters, a retired coal miner, died Wednesday, September 13, 2000, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.

Born September 24, 1913, in Monterey, he was the son of the late Henry Clay and Mary Brown Masters. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four sisters, Daisy Miller, Faith Bowman, Ruth Phillips, and Ruby Masters; and three brothers, Luke Masters, John Masters, and George Masters.

He was a founding member of Muddy Pond Independent Baptist Church where he served as deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Delva Marie Howard Masters, Crossroads Community; three daughters and sons-in-law, Joann and Arvin Vaughn and Elaine and Hollis Bowman, all of the Crossroads Community, and Elese and Harlan Cumby, Rocky Point Community; a son and daughter-in-law, Rev. Junior and Ada Masters, Crossville; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.

 

Edna O. Smith
Funeral services for Mrs. Edna O. Smith, 101, of Rickman, were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 16, 2000, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Cleve Hitchcock and Rev. Gary Pharris officiating. Burial was in Oakley Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Smith, a housewife, died Wednesday, September 13, 2000, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born July 14, 1899, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late George and Eliza (Walker) Oakley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ben W. Smith; a sister, Jessie Smith; eight brothers, Sid Oakley, John Dave Oakley, Frank Oakley, Walter Oakley, Murt Oakley, Shirley Oakley, Louis Oakley, and Hillis Oakley; a son-in-law, Cecil Stockton; and a granddaughter, Brenda Carol Melton.

She was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include a son, McCoy Smith, Livingston; four daughters, Anna Ray Stockton, Clara Nolen, Georgia Ledbetter, and Willo Frances Smith, all of Livingston; a brother, Charlie L. Oakley, Livingston; four grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Bub Stockton, Ronnie Smith, Chad Collins, Lance Smith, Ricky Ledbetter, Dallas Collins Jr., Slade Collins, and Levi Ledbetter.

 

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