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Archives 04-18-2001

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Isiah Slton Bain
Funeral services for Master Isiah Alton Bain, infant, of Algood, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Pastor Ronnie Mitchum officiating. Burial was in the Martin Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Master Bain died Friday, April 13, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born Friday, April 13, 2001, he was the son of Jefferey Allen and Deliz Suzanne (Reeder) Bain of Algood.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include grandparents, Jerry H. and Cynthia L. (St. Clair) Reeder, Algood, and James Alton and Mabel Bain, Jackson County; great grandmother, Reba Lawson, Jackson County; aunt and uncle, Carrie L. Reeder and Brandon Johnson, both of Livingston; and a cousin, Vallie Johnson, Livingston.

 

Carl Edward Whited
Funeral services for Mr. Carl Edward Whited, 88, of Livingston, were conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Harris officiating. Burial was in the Whited Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Whited died Tuesday, April 10, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a farmer and machinist, of the Baptist faith, and a member of the Eagle Creek Lodge.

Born November 24, 1912, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Gipson and Mary K. (Garrett) Whited. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Thelma (Hopkins) Whited.

Survivors include a son, Donnie Whited, Livingston; seven grandchildren, Jason Whited, Jennifer Bond, and April Whited, all of Livingston, Charles Thompson, Jeff Thompson, Billie Griffith, and Wanda Walker; and several great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Darrell Denny, Marvin Whited, Phillip Clay, Jason Whited, J.C. Roysden, and Patrick Whited. Serving as honorary pallbearers were M.J. Robbins and Carl J. Whited.

 

Virgil Hollis West
Funeral services for Mr. Virgil Hollis West, 79, of Algood, will be conducted at 4 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 18, 2001, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville with Bro. Elmer McCowan officiating. Burial will be in the Algood Cemetery with Whitson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. West died Monday, April 16, 2001, at Masters Health Care Center in Algood. He was a retired mechanic and of the Baptist faith.

Born September 8, 1921, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mattie L. (Neal) West. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Zula Myrtle (Tayse) West; and a daughter, Joyce Marie Robichaud.

Survivors include two sons, William Hollis West and Ricky West, both of Algood; a daughter, Jewell George, Duck River; six grandchildren, Krystal Robichaud, Scott West, Mark West, Tonya George McVey, Steven George, and Tara George; and nine great grandchildren, Abby West, Lacie West, Tyler West, Taylor West, Chrysten McVey, Courtney McVey, Ryan McVey, Alexandria George and Blake George. Pallbearers were Scott West, Steven George, Mike Robi-chaud, and Mark West.

 

Willie Homer Glasscock
Funeral services for Mr. Willie Homer Glasscock, 95, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 7, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Geren officiating. Burial was in the Overton County Memorial Gardens with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Glasscock died Wednesday, April 4, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a factory worker for Goodyear Tire in Akron, OH, and a member of Allons Baptist Church.

Born January 12, 1906, in Overton County, he was the son of the late John Henry and Nova Adell (Maynord) Glasscock. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Roxie Helen (Johnson) Glasscock; a son, Charles Glasscock; two sisters, Dessie Reece and Ezma Chilton; and four brothers, Leslie Glasscock, Howard Glasscock, Onzie Glasscock, and John Casper Glasscock.

Survivors include a daughter, Joan Achor, Huntington Beach, CA; a brother, Paul Glasscock, Allons; a sister, Myrtle Waites, Livingston; and eight grandchildren. Pallbearers were Scott Norris, Jack Glascock, Jerry Glasscock, Kent Hayes, Randy Glasscock, and Roger Leisure.

 

Gerald G. Miller
Funeral services for Mr. Gerald G. Miller, 44, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Allen Steele officiating. Burial was in the Green Hill Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Miller died Monday, April 9, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a Tech. Engineer with the Tennessee Department of Transporation and a member of the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Born October 29, 1956, in Overton County, he was the son of Bobby and Beulah (Linder) Miller of Livingston. He was preceded in death by a grandmother, Ura Miller; a grandfather, Elmer Linder; and an infant brother.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his wife, Lisa (Greenwood) Miller, Livingston; a grandmother, Effie Linder, Alpine; and two daughters, Emily Blake Miller and Erica Brooke Miller, both of Livingston. Pallbearers were Barry Johnson, Bob Buford, Roger Smith, Terry Coffman, Kelly Hill, and Butch Sells. Serving as honorary pallbearers were Les Reeder, Johnny Cyrus, Gary Huff, and Brett Linder.

 

Shirley F. Qualls
Funeral services for Mr. Shirley F. Qualls, 77, of Hilham, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15, 2001, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville with Bro. Dewey Glenn Masters officiating. Burial was in the Old Union Cemetery with Whitson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Qualls died Thursday, April 12, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a retired Cherokee Furniture factory worker and a member of the Popular Springs Baptist Church.

Born September 13, 1923, he was the son of the late Braskey and Sarah (Hicks) Qualls. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Delbert Qualls, Lester Qualls, and Bobby Qualls; and a sister, Hessie Cooper.

Survivors include his wife, Faye (Hutchinson) Qualls, Hilham; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Cathy Qualls, Brighton, MI, and Gary and Melinda Qualls, Hilham; a daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Dewell Carr, Livingston;a step-daughter, Sarah Sue Gore, Livingston; a brother, Billy Qualls, Cookeville; three sisters, Pauline Forbes, Bullhead City, AZ, Evelyn Conley, Beavercreek, OH, and Lucille Clouse, Cookeville; and three grandchildren, Nathan Qualls, Andy Qualls, and Sarah Emily Carr.

Pallbearers were Pete Story, Larry Winningham, Chris Hammock, Hershel Taylor, Johnny Feaster, and Raymond Bowman.

 

Paulene Harvey
Funeral services for Mrs. Paulene Harvey, 91, of Watertown, were conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 14, 2001, from the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown. Burial was in Jennings Cemetery in Watertown with Hunter Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Harvey died Thursday, April 12, 2001, at Quality Care Nursing Home in Lebanon. She was a retired shirt factory worker and a member of Statesville Methodist Church.

Born May 3, 1909, in Watertown, she was the daughter of the late Newbern and Sarah (Granstaff) Smith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Harvey Sr.

Survivors include four sons, Carl Harvey Jr., Murfreesboro, Howell Harvey, Waverly, Forrest Harvey, Baton Rouge, LA, and David Harvey, Lebanon; and a newphew, Rev. Newsome Harvey, Livingston.

 

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