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Archives 03-20-2002

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Terry Lloyd Allen
Funeral services for Mr. Terry Lloyd Allen, 38, of Hilham, were conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 17, 2002, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville with Bro. H.S. Brown and Bro. Howard Dailey officiating. Burial was in AllenŐs Chapel Cemetery with full military honors. Whitson Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Allen died Wednesday, March 13 at his home. He worked at Hutchinson and was a Veteran of the Navy.

Born October 30, 1963, he was the son of Floyd Elping of Tempe, AZ, and Faye Allen of Rickman. He was preceded in death by a sister, Yolanda Allen; a grandmother and grandfather, Lester and Maudie Allen; and an uncle, Reeves Allen.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his fiancee, Chastie M. King, Hilham; a brother, Rick D. Allen, Gainesboro; two sisters, Tammy Lee, Hilham, and Kimberly Thrasher, Livingston; and seven nieces and nephews.

 

Norma Faye (Hargis) Vaughn
Funeral services for Mrs. Norma Faye (Hargis) Vaughn, 59, of Cookeville, were conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 14, 2002, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home in Monterey with Rev. Tony Phipps officiating. Burial was in Hanging Limb Cemetery with Goff Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Vaughn died Monday, March 11 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker.

Born June 9, 1942, in Hanging Limb, she was the daughter of the late Norman and Clara (Dixon) Hargis.

Survivors include a daughter, Kim Leach, Lyles; two sons, Jay Randolph, Ft. Leonard, MO, and Mark Phillips, Livingston; a sister, Anna Rhea Dobbs, Cookeville; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

 

Albert Butler "A.B." Qualls Jr.
Funeral services for Mr. Albert Butler "A.B." Qualls Jr., 89, of Donelson, and formerly of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2002, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Rudolph Hunt officiating. Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Qualls died Wednesday, March 13 in Nashville. He was the owner of Qualls Insurance Agency, an insurance agent, and a member of the Church of Christ. He was also a Veteran of World War II, Combat Veteran of Battle of the Bulge, Normandy Beach, and D-Day. He was a member of the VFW, American Legion Post 4, Livingston Rotary Club, a 50-year member of Livingston Lodge #259 F&AM, York Rite Bodies, a lifetime member of the Al Menah Shrine Temple, Nashville, and a member of the Livingston Chapter #206 OES.

Born July 3, 1912, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Dr. Albert Butler Sr. and Clara (Ritchey) Qualls. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Herbert R. Qualls; and a nephew, Wilbern C. "Russ" Johnson Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Katherine (McCawley) Qualls, Donelson; a brother, Donald M. Qualls, Malvern, PA; a sister, Betty (Qualls) Johnson, Donel-son; and seven nieces and nephews, John C. McCawley, Neil McCawley, Mike McCawley, Ritchey Qualls, David Qualls, Ann Rochelle, and Clara Smith.

Pallbearers were Allen D. Loftis, Johnny Ray Linder, Bob Buford, Bill Clark, Ritchey Qualls, and David Qualls.

Serving as honorary pallbearers were Joe West, Jerry Allen, James Doran, Dale Mathis, Roger Stevenson, Roy Singleton, Jimmy Carter, and elders and deacons of Pennington Bend Church of Christ.

 

Charles Oneal Jones
Graveside services for Mr. Charles Oneal Jones, 75, of Alpine, were conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, March 15, 2002, at Jones Cemetery in the Oak Grove Community of Overton County, with Bro. Aron Dillon officiating. Livingston Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Jones died Wednesday, March 13 at his home. He was a factory worker.

Born March 27, 1926, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Arlan Iris and Willie Alice (Handy) Jones. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ruth (Gross) Jones; a brother, Isaac Jones; and a half-brother, James Berry Jones.

Survivors include three daughters, Elana D. Jones, Arlington, TX, Lavada Skakun, Cleburne,TX, and Cheryl Thomas, Jonesville, MI; two sons, James Iris Jones, Horton, MI, and Thoren Erin Jones, Jackson, MI; his stepmother, Arxie T. Jones, Alpine; a brother, Clifford Jones, Alpine; a half sister, Kathy L. Hancock, Alpine; eight grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Pallbearers were family and friends.

 

Estil Flowers
Funeral services for Mr. Estil Flowers, 92, of Monroe, were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2002, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Randy Tompkins officiating. Burial was in Flowers Cemetery with Speck Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Flowers died Monday, March 11 at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a farmer and affiliated with the Christian Church.

Born March 26, 1909, in Pickett County, he was the son of the late James A. and Ida (Prichard) Flowers. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Sina Flowers and Auda Flowers; and a brother, Lesco Flowers. Survivors include an aunt, Mahala Flowers, Monroe; and several cousins.

Pallbearers were Ben Crabtree, Chuck Crabtree, Ronnie Gunnels, Richard Gunnels, Larry Young, and Scotty Gunnels.

 

William E. "Doc" Andrews
Funeral services for Mr. William E. "Doc" Andrews, 75, of Anderson, IN, were conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2002, from the chapel of Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home of Anderson with Rev. Willard Plunk officiating. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery with Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Andrews died Sunday, March 17 at his home after a brief illness. He was a construction worker for most of his life and retired in 1978.

Born in Livingston, he was the son of the late Alford Landon and Rose (Smith) Andrews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ernest Andrews; and four sisters, Ivory Scott, Velma Lamberts, Delpha Neal, and Hallie Mullins.

Survivors include his wife, Myrtle Andrews, Anderson; three sons, Ricky E. Andrews, Jeffery D. Andrews, and Billy Jack Andrews, all of Anderson; a sister, Hassie Crabtree, Springfield; a brother-in-law, Millard Mullins, Livingston; five grandchildren and a grandson-in-law, Jason Andrews, Joshua Andrews, Amber and Shane Lokey, Kira Andrews, and Zackary Andrews, all of Anderson; two great grandchildren, Austin Lokey and Taylor Andrews, both of Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.

 

Troy Delphus Carr
Memorial services for Mr. Troy Delphus Carr, 36, of Shelbyville, were conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 14, 2002, from the chapel of Hillcrest Funeral Home in Shelbyville with Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. The family chose cremation. Hillcrest Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Carr died Tuesday, March 12. He was a native of Livingston, an artist, a chef, and former student at Shelbyville Central High School. He was the son of Gail (Mims) Hobbs of Shelbyville and Jerry Carr of Livingston.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a son, Kristopher Carr, Fayetteville, a daughter, Jammie Carr, Fay-etteville; his stepfather, Lofton Hobbs, Shelbyville; a grandmother, Zona Carr, Livingston; two sisters, Kandy Henderson, Murfreesboro, and Tania Hobbs, Wartrace; and a brother, Charles Carr, Algood.

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