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Archives 10-06-2004

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ROSIE MAE (HOOVER) DIXON
Funeral services for Mrs. Rosie Mae (Hoover) Dixon, 95, of Holly, MI, and formerly of Overton County, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 3, 2004, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home in Monterey.

Burial was in Cedar Chapel Cemetery with Rev. Ovle Tinch officiating. Mrs. Dixon died Saturday, September 25 at Holly Convalescent Center in Michigan. She was a homemaker.

Born September 7, 1909, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Kurt and Dolly Hoover. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Dixon.

Survivors include two sons, Clarence Dixon Jr., of Fenton, MI, and Clyde Dixon of St. Joseph, MI; a brother, Lon Hoover of Hanging Limb; four grandchildren, Cole Dixon, Paul Dixon, David Dixon, and Helen Dixon; and two great grandchildren, Issabella and Eva.

Special care provided by Goff Funeral Home. (C)

 

SAMMYE LAN (MCCORMICK) GOODPASTURE
Funeral services for Mrs. Sammye Lan (McCormick) Goodpasture, 89, of Livingston, were conducted at 11:30 a.m. Friday, October 1, 2004, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Marlin Connell officiating.

Mrs. Goodpasture died Tuesday, September 28 at Masters Health Care Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Livingston Church of Christ.

Born February 8, 1915, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Marvin and Ninnie (Draper) McCormick. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Goodpasture; two sisters, Christine Winningham and Rose McCormick; a brother, Chapin McCormick; and a granddaughter, Lori Ann Goodpasture.

Survivors include two sons, Marvin Goodpasture and his wife, Patricia, of Cookeville, and Bill Goodpasture and his wife, Janice, of Huntingdon; a sister, Anna Lamons of Murfreesboro; three grandchildren, Russell Shawn Goodpasture of Cookeville, Karise Cheatham and her husband, Terry, of Hendersonville, and Melanee Bandy and her husband, Bobby, of Nashville; and five great grandchildren, Max Goodpasture, Taylor Britt Cheatham, Robert Walker Cheatham, Keri Kennedy Cheatham, and Elijah Luke Bandy.

Pallbearers were Edward Winningham, Ron Cooper, Phillip McCormick, David McCormick, Jack Lamons, Sammie Lamons, Earl Glen Lamons, and Bobby Lamons.

Bob Hill and Robert Boles served as honorary pallbearers.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

ALMA FLOY (CARTER) HARVEY
Funeral services for Mrs. Alma Floy (Carter) Harvey, 78, of Monroe, were conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, September 27, 2004, from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home.

Burial was in Old Bethel Cemetery with Bro. Marlon Winningham officiating.

Mrs. Harvey died Sunday, September 26 at Overton County Nursing Home. She was a homemaker and a member of Free Communion Church of Christ.

Born February 25, 1926, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Richardson) Carter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Onas Harvey; a son, Leon Jeff Harvey; and a brother, Coy Carter.

Survivors include a son, Larry Harvey and his wife, June, of Allons; three daughters, Louise Copeland and her husband, Leonard, of Hilham, Lisa Medley and her husband, Larry, of Silver Point, and Linda Rogers and her husband, Ronnie, of Smithville; three brothers, Hoy Carter and Stanley Carter, both of Monroe, and Jerry Carter of Michigan; five sisters, Marie Sells of Allons, Betty Verble of Algood, Ann Galbert of Zenia, OH, Henrietta Carter of Monroe, and Irene Carter of Livingston; six grandchildren; and a great grandchild.

Pallbearers were Jacob Harvey, Junior Carter, Matthew Harvey, Roger Harvey, James Sells, and Johnny Hoy Carter.

Special care provided by Livingston Funeral Home. (C)

 

MAXINE MAYNORD MARTIN
Funeral services for Mrs. Maxine Maynord Martin, 92, of Rickman, were conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 30, 2004, from the Rickman Chapel of Speck Funeral Home.

Burial was in Netherland Cemetery with Bro. Roger Anderson officiating.

Mrs. Martin died Tuesday, September 28 at Overton County Nursing Home. She was a grocery store and drug store sales person and a member of Netherland Church of Christ.

Born January 5, 1912, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late Mack and Ruby E. (Donelson) Williams. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kirby Haskell Maynord; a daughter, Anna Ruth Maynord; two sons, Louis Kirby Maynord and Haskell Maynord Jr; four brothers, Cordell Williams, Joe Williams, Fred Williams, and Frank Williams; a sister, Olene Kilmon Smith; and a grandson, David Floyd Reels.

Survivors include four daughters, Mildred Flo Reels, Ruby Gail Livingston, and Reba June Dennis, all of Rickman, and Sharon Lee Qualls of Cookeville; 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Zachary Taylor, Phillip Livingston, Josh Ray, Richard Freeman, Keith Taylor, and Chris Roberts.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

NELLIE MARGARET MCDONALD
Funeral services for Mrs. Nellie Margaret McDonald, 85, of Byrdstown and formerly of Monroe, were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, September 27, 2004, at Bethsaida Christian Church in Monroe.

Burial was in Bethsaida Cemetery with Bro. Bob Stoner officiating.

Mrs. McDonald died Saturday, September 25 at Livingston Regional Hospital. She was a retail sales clerk at Crowley's Department Store in Dearborn, MI, and a member of Bethsaida Christian Church.

Born August 15, 1919, in Pickett County, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Florence (Stephens) Boles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence C. McDonald; a sister, Dorothy Mae Boles; and an infant sister.

Survivors include two nephews, Raymond D. McDonald of Royal Oaks, MI, and Ralph C. McDonald Sr. and his wife, Judith A., of Monroe; three great nephews, Ralph C. McDonald Jr. and his wife, Jogena, of Alpine, Michael D. McDonald and his wife, Anita, of Monroe, and Bryce E. McDonald of Crossville; a sister-in-law, Octava "Tay" McDonald of Monroe; and seven great-great nephews and great-great nieces, Caleb, Wade, Cole, Matthew, Clay, Michaela, and Cierra.

Pallbearers were Raymond McDonald, Ralph C. McDonald Sr., Ralph C. McDonald Jr., Michael D. McDonald, Bryce E. McDonald, and Caleb Michael McDonald.

Special care provided by Livingston Funeral Home. (C)

 

LILLIE MAE (WALKER) MEADOWS
Funeral services for Mrs. Lillie Mae (Walker) Meadows, 77, of Livingston, were conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 21, 2004, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home.

Burial was in Good Hope Cemetery with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating.

Mrs. Meadows died Sunday, September 19 at Livingston Regional Hospital. She was a retired factory worker, a homemaker, and a member of First Baptist Church.

Born May 20, 1927, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Wiley and Rosie (Thrasher) Walker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Meadows.

Survivors include her husband, James E. Meadows of Livingston; four sons, Bronnie Meadows of Livingston, Rod Meadows of Monroe, Clifton Meadows of Franklin, IN, and Donald Meadows of Trafalgar, IN; a daughter, Barbara (Meadows) Hake of Hendersonville, NC; a sister, Opal Walker Nolan; 11 grandchildren; and 25 great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Mark Meadows, James Walker, Ryan Meadows, Jason Meadows, Josh Meadows, Steven Walker, Ronnie Walker, and Ken Hake.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

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