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Ollie Collins Atchley
Funeral services for Mrs. Ollie Collins Atchley, 98, of Celina, were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2001, from the chapel of Upton Funeral Home in Celina with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Burial was in the Fitzgerald Cemetery in Celina with Anderson Funeral Home of Gainesboro in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Atchley died Saturday, July 28, 2001, at Mabry Health Care and Rehab Center in Gainesboro. She was a homemaker and a member of Butler’s Landing Church of Christ in Clay County.

Born March 6, 1903, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Lee Ann Collins. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by two sons, Clyde M. Atchley and Claude Atchley, and a brother, Sant Collins.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Billy Ray and Joy Atchley, Celina, and Paul and Faye Atchley, Allons; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Katherine and Alva Sherrell and Rosa Nell and Frankie Marsh, all of Sparta, and Fannie Ruth Gribble, Celina; six grandchildren, Robert Gribble, Vickie Logan, Greg Atchley, Kent Atchley, Lori Rae Arms, and Rhonda Gooding; and six great grandchildren.

 

Willie D. Walker
Funeral services for Mr. Willie D. Walker, 80, of Celina, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 29, 2001, from the chapel of Upton Funeral Home with Bill Threet officiating. Burial was in Moss Cemetery with Upton Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Walker died Thursday, July 26, 2001, at St. Thomas Hospital. He was a self-employed farmer and affiliated with the Celina Church of Christ.

Born August 7, 1920, in Celina, he was the son of the late Wade and Mackie (Anderson) Walker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Erma Etta (McLerran) Walker; a brother, Bedford Walker; a sister, Nellie Schassberger; and two infant children.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Wallace and Barbara Walker, Celina, and Willis and Betty Walker, Hendersonville; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Dwight Cherry, Celina; two foster children, Joe Radar, Indianapolis, IN, and Donna Sells, Rickman; three brothers, Wade Jack Walker and Thomas Walker, both of Celina, and Charlie Walker, Glasgow, KY; three sisters, Letha Reecer, Tipton, IN, Fean Boles, Celina, and Ruby McLerran, Moss; and three grandchildren, Chatt Holoway, Patrick Walker, and Kristy (Walker) Johnson.

 

Robert Clyde Sells
Funeral services for Mr. Robert Clyde Sells, 64, of Livingston, were conducted at 4 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Harris officiating. Burial was in the Sells Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Sells died Wednesday, July 25, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a security guard with Arizona Protection Agency in Phoenix, AZ, and a member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

Born January 16, 1937, in Coffee County, he was the son of Etta Mae (York) Sells of Akron, OH, and the late James Halton Sells. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Sells.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, include four daughters, Alvina Hunter and Pam Hogue, both of Cookeville, Joyce Ogletree, Livingston, and Sonya Dishman, Danville, IL; three sisters, Joyce Sauers, Louise Smith, and Marie Jones, all of Akron; and six grandchildren, Steven Bilbrey, Cookeville, David Bilbrey, Beth Hogue, Jacob Dishman, Deric Dishman, and Savannah Walker, all of Livingston. Pallbearers were Landen Key, Floyd Danner, Scott Hunter, Steven Bilbrey, David Bilbrey, and Edward L. Sells. Serving as honorary pallbearers were Deric and Jacob Dishman.

 

Randy Lee Scantland
Funeral services for Mr. Randy Lee Scantland, 22, of the Fairview Community in Gaines-boro, will be conducted at 3 p.m. today, Wednesday, August 1, 2001, from the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home with Bro. H.S. Brown officiating. Burial will be in Red Hill Cemetery in the Fairview Community of Jackson County with Anderson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Scantland died Sunday, July 29, 2001 in Gainesboro. He was a carpenter.

Born November 11, 1978, in Livingston, he was the son of Dale and Virginia (McClain) Scantland of Gainesboro. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elmer and Marjorie Scantland and Milas and Dorothy McClain.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a daughter, Kassey Leann Scantland, Gainesboro; a brother, Chris Scantland, Gainesboro; a sister, Rena Allen, Gainesboro; two nephews, Robert Allen and Mikey Allen; and several uncles, aunts, and cousins.

 

Kathy Louise Reynolds
Memorial services for Mrs. Kathy Louise Reynolds, 47, of Surfside Beach, SC, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 28, 2001, from the chapel of Goldfinch Funeral Home in Murrells Inlet, SC.

Mrs. Reynolds died Wednesday, July 25, 2001, in Conway, SC. She was a philanthropist, an artist, and of the independent faith.

Born September 10, 1953, in Clifton, she was the daughter of Alice (Lynch) Sells of Monroe and the late Joe Tom Pugh.

Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Joseph “Joe” E. Reynolds; her step-father, John Sells, Monroe; two sons, David Ryan Sheffield, Georgia, and Jason Neal Sheffield, Surfside Beach; a brother, Garry Pugh, Tennessee; two sisters, Regina Pugh, Ohio, and Shirley Sells, Tennessee; and many uncles, aunts, nephews, and nieces.

 

Edwin Paul Padgett
Funeral services for Mr. Edwin Paul Padgett, 59, of Mooresville, IN, formerly of Overton County, were conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Burial was in the Padgett Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Padgett died Friday, July 20, 2001, at Community South Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. He was a painter.

Born April 25, 1942, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Charles Hubert and Lillie (Rich) Padgett.

Survivors include his wife, Patsy Padgett, Mooresville; two daughters, Ronda Hines, Mooresville, and Constance Wright, Indianapolis; a brother and sister-in-law, Ezra “Smitty” and Betty Padgett, Indianapolis; a sister, Loretta Raynor, Indianapolis; and two grandchildren.

 

Shanna Danielle Maxwell
Funeral services for Miss Shanna Danielle Maxwell, 17, of Celina, were conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 28, 2001, from the chapel of Upton Funeral Home with Ken Miller officiating. Burial was in the Thompson-Webb Cemetery with Upton Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Miss Maxwell died Wednesday, July 25, 2001, at Macon County General Hospital. She was a senior at Celina High School.

Born March 11, 1984, in Celina, she was the daughter of Charles and Teresa (Adams) Maxwell of Celina. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Hershel Adams, James Winters Maxwell, and Clara Mae (Kerr) Maxwell.

Survivors, in addition to her parents, include her grandmother and step-grandfather, Lena (Adams) and Charles Jennings, Celina; a brother, Charles Dwayne Maxwell, Celina; two half-brothers, James William Maxwell and Charles Walace Maxwell, both of Celina; a sister, Patricia Lynn Maxwell, Celina; and a half-sister, Vickie Ann McLerran, Celina.

Pallbearers were Dewayne Maxwell, Brian Thompson, Joey Crawford, Rodney Hopper, Jamie Thompson, and Charles Maxwell. Serving as honorary pallbearers were Charles Huddleston, Gary Thompson, and Michael Thompson.

 

Clois A. "Boston" Clark
Funeral services for Mr. Clois A. "Boston" Clark, 75, of Livingston were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 29, 2001, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Marlon Winningham officiating. Burial was in the Clark Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Clark died Sunday, July 29, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a cab driver and affiliated with the Church of Christ.

Born July 14, 1926, in Pickett County, he was the son of the late W.E. and Annie (Linder) Clark.

Survivors include several nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Pallbearers were Bill Clark, Billy Bilbrey, Don Clark, Kenneth Clark, Bill Clark Jr., and Kirby Clark. Serving as honorary pallbearer was Bill Newberry.

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