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Wanda Lou Abner
Funeral services for Mrs. Wanda Lou Abner, 61, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, 2006, from the chapel of Rickman-Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Holifield officiating.

Burial was in Nash Cemetery in Sparta.

Mrs. Abner died Thursday, Aug. 10 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Born November 24, 1944, in White County, she was the daughter of the late Grady and Juanita (Huddleston) Polston. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Abner.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Trish Abner of Cookeville; 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Angelia and Tim Cooper of Cookeville and Tonya and Chris Moore of Sparta; 8 grandchildren, Steven Carew, Tara Abner, Toshya Abner, Matthew Abner, Kayla Moore, Kanzadie Moore, Michael Cooper, and Melissa Cooper; and 2 great-grandchildren, Lexie Marie "Puder" Abner and Kylie Nicole Abner.

Pallbearers were Tom Abner, Matthew Abner, Michael Cooper, Harold Garrett, J.B. Bingham, and Donald Cooper.

Special care provided by Rickman-Hall Funeral Home. (C)

 

Betty Lucille Bybee
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Lucille Bybee, 66, of Monroe, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, 2006, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Marlon Winningham and Bro. Terry McCloud officiating.

Burial was in Stover Cemetery.

Mrs. Bybee died Thursday, Aug. 10 at Livingston Regional Hospital. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Born March 2, 1940, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Doug and Auda (Ledbetter) Richardson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Hollis Richardson, Harlis Richardson, Shirley Richardson, and M.V. Richardson; and a sister, Jean Richardson.

Survivors include her husband, Donald Bybee of Monroe; 4 daughters and sons-in-law, Sheena and Chris Hummel and Sandy and Chris Hargis, all of Monroe, Cookie and Tim Carner of Garden City, MI, and Sherry and Travis Peek of Rickman; 3 brothers, Leonard Richardson of Livingston, Clyde Richardson of Monroe, and Illis "Buster" Richardson of Maury, NE; 5 sisters, Opal Wade of Decatur, Ninnie Cope of Livingston, JoAnn Tawe of Nashville, Paulette Wilson of Hilham, and Bernice Maynord of Monroe; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Pallbearers were David Langford, Danny Langford, Chris Richardson, Jordan Hargis, Justin Moody, and Rod Johnson.

Jared Walker served as honorary pallbearer.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

Gwendolyn (Pierce) Clark
Funeral services for Mrs. Gwendolyn (Pierce) Clark, 73, of Byrdstown, were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2006, at Smyrna Church in Byrdstown with Bro. Randy Tompkins officiating.

Burial was in Smyrna Cemetery.

Mrs. Clark died Monday, Aug. 7 at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. She was a member of Smyrna Church.

Born May 29, 1933, in Pickett County, she was the daughter of the late Posie Anderson and Ida Lou (Gluff) Pierce. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Woodrow Pierce and Howard Pierce.

Survivors include her husband, Cornell Clark of Byrdstown; 2 brothers, Junior Pierce of Rickman and Billy W. Pierce of Finchville, KY; a sister, Evelyn Smith of Albany, KY; 4 nephews; and 5 nieces.

Pallbearers were Ed Clark, Eric Pierce, Richard Pierce, Roger Goolsby, Elza Neal, and Junior Stephenson.

Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Messer, Herb Beason, and Doug Kennedy.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

Della Mae Ledford
Funeral services for Mrs. Della Mae Ledford, 81, of Russellville, KY, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, 2006, from the chapel of Young Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Richardson officiating.

Burial was in Sulphur Spring Cemetery.

Mrs. Ledford died Thursday, Aug. 3 at Russellville Health Care Manor. She was a homemaker and of the Christian faith.

Born September 26, 1924, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Otis Dishmon and Cynthia (Beaty) Dishmon. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Ledford; and 2 brothers, Cosby Dishmon and Coy Dishmon.

Survivors include 2 daughters, Wanda Hale of Beaver Dam, KY, and Helen Joyce of Monterey; 3 brothers, Edward Dishmon and Ralph Dishmon, both of Nashville, and Kelly Dishmon of Pennsylvania; a sister, Lois Jones of Pennsylvania; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.

Special care provided by Young Funeral Home. (P)

 

April l. (Burton) Thurman
Funeral services for Mrs. April L. (Burton) Thurman, 25, of Columbia, KY, were conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2006, from the chapel of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey officiating.

Burial was in New Hope Cemetery.

Mrs. Thurman died Monday, Aug. 7 at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville, KY, after an illness. She attended the New Life for the Nations

She was the daughter of Wilda L. (Burton) Snider of Columbia and the late Kevin Randall Burton.

Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Roger Thurman of Columbia; her adoptive father, Donnie Whited of Livingston; her step-father, Frank Snider of Columbia; her paternal grandparents, Joseph and Rachel (Holmes) Burton of Columbia; her maternal grandparents, Earl and Linnie (Daniel) Gadberry of Russell Springs, KY; a brother, Travis Bradley Richardson of Columbia; a step-brother, Jason Whited; a step-sister, Jennifer Whited of Livingston; and a host of other relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to help with funeral expenses may be made at the funeral home.

Special care provided by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home. (P)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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