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Archives 02-28-2001

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Evelyn (Davis) Carr
Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn (Davis) Carr, 61, of McMinnville, were conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, February 23, 2001, from the chapel of Upton Funeral Home in Celina with Bro. Bill Coe officiating. Burial was in the Ray Williams Cemetery with Upton Funeral Home in charge of the arranements.

Mrs. Carr died Tuesday, February 20, 2001, at Masters Health Care in Algood. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Born April 19, 1939, in Celina, she was the daughter of the late Arschel Landon Davis and Eurie Alvie Scott.

Survivors include a son, Dewayne Carr, Baxter; five brothers, James Hall Davis, Blairsville, GA, Willard Davis and Mitchell Davis, both of Celina, Alton Davis, Allons, and Martin Davis, Clarksville, GA; a sister, Carolyn Pickelsimer, Blairsville, GA; and two grandchildren, Dane Newman Carr and Mallory Noell Carr.

 

Eulas Hinson
Funeral services for Mr. Eulas Hinson, 72, of the Tyler Point Community near Monterey, were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 22, 2001, at Tyler Point Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Eugene McCowan and Rev. Roger Sisco officiating. Burial was in the Tyler Point Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home of Monterey in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Hinson died Monday, February 19, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a farmer, a retired school bus driver with Overton County School Systems with 29 years of service, and a member of Tyler Point Freewill Baptist Church.

Born May 16, 1928, in Overton County, he was the son of the late George Lynn and Alice (Harris) Hinson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Jessie Oakley and Juanita Tinch; and five brothers, Calvin Hinson, J.C. Hinson, Arie Hinson, J.T. Hinson, and A.B. Hinson.

Survivors include his wife, Jewell (Phillips) Hinson, Tyler Point Community; two daughters and sons-in-law, Pauline and Larry Lowe, Crossville, and Janice and Chris Brown, Tyler Point Community; a son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Sherrie Hinson, Tyler Point Community; a sister, Lilly Looper, Rickman; two brothers, Freeman Hinson, Anderson, IN, and Av Hinson, Lavergne; eight grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

 

Mauddeen Garrett
Funeral services for Mrs. Mauddeen Garrett 78, of Crawford, were conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, February 26, 2001, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home in Monterey with Rev. Stevie Garrett, Rev. Kevin Phillips, and Rev. Elmer Graham officiating. Burial was in the Welch Memorial Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Garrrett died Friday, February 23, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a retired factory worker and a member of the Mineral Springs Freewill Baptist Church.

Born May 11, 1922, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Loyd and Stella (Walker) Sisco. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Aldora Vaughn; a grandson, Ronnie Garrett; and a great grandson, Christopher Ledbetter.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and Terry Colwell, Crawford; three sons and daughters-in-laws, Collins and Estelle Sisco, Hewey and Diana Garrett, and Rev. Stevie and Rita Garrett, all of Dunkirk, IN; a sister, Mag-dalene Vaughn, Crawford; a brother, Dewey Sisco, Dunkirk, IN; ten grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.

 

Kevin Dale Flowers
Funeral services for Mr. Kevin Dale Flowers, 28, of Livingston, were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 27, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Aron Dillon officiating. Burial was in the McDonald Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Flowers died Saturday, February 24, 2001, at Living-ston Regional Hospital. He was a brick mason.

Born January 26, 1973, in Overton County, he was the son of Dale Franklin and Janice (Cope) Flowers of Livingston.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his grandmother, Novie Cope, Alpine; two sons, Nicholas Flowers and Dakota Flowers, Livingston; three daughters, Kelsey Flowers, Angel Flowers, and Destiny Flowers, Livinston; two brothers, Michael Mabe and Eddie Mabe, both of Livingston; a sister, Brandy Flowers, Livingston; and several uncles and aunts.

 

Alex "Daniel" Copeland
Funeral services for Mr. Alex "Daniel" Copeland, 73, of Monterey and Nashville, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, February 25, 2001, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home in Monterey with Rev. Mark Hamaker and Rev. J.S. Hicks officiating. Burial was in the Copeland Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Copeland died Thursday, February 22, 2001, at his home in Monterey. He was a retired truck driver with Gateway and from Trailblazer Bus Lines and formerly owned and operated Alex Repair Service.

Born March 29, 1927, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Lafayette and Lula (Swallows) Copeland. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Dannie Copeland; two sisters, Ina Vanderpool and Edna Hodge; and four brothers, Bailey Copeland, Carlie Copeland, Bennie Copeland, and Willie Copeland.

Survivors include his wife, Clemma Rose (Riddle) Cope-land, Monterey; three daughters, Sunny Spain and Betty Gale, both of Nashville, and Bobbie Hotsinpiller, Cookeville; a son, Lark Copeland, Nashville; a sister, Lillian Ward, Monterey; a brother, Olga Copeland, Greenville, OH; and ten grandchildren.

 

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