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Charles Roger Eldridge
Funeral services for Mr. Charles Roger Eldridge, 63, of Dayton, OH, were conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Frank Nolen officiating.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Eldridge died Saturday, Oct. 14 at Bellbrook Rehab Center in Bellbrook, OH. He was trained as a micro-bacteriologist and worked as a water analyst for Dille Lab. He was a member of Solar Lodge 730 Free & Accepted Masons, where he was Tyler, a 32nd degree member of the Scottish Rite - Valley of Dayton, and a member of the Antioch Shrine.

Born February 2, 1943, in Overton County, he was the son of Charles S. Eldridge and the late Lou Amy (Kenley) Eldridge.

Survivors, in addition to his father, include a daughter, Carrie Eldridge of Fairborn, OH; 3 uncles, James G. Eldridge, William M. Eldridge, and R.D. Eldridge and his wife, Colleen; numerous cousins; and a host of friends.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home.

 

William "Bill" Taylor Hall
Funeral services for Mr. William Taylor "Bill" Hall, 46, of Monroe, were conducted Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2006, at First Christian Church with Bro. Jesse Bradshaw and Dee Ledford officiating.

Burial was in Bethsaida Cemetery.

Mr. Hall died Saturday, Oct. 7 at his home. He graduated from Livingston Academy in 1978, and attended Tennessee Technological University for three years. He had a variety of jobs, from road construction, banking, and truck driving to managing auto parts stores.

He was an avid sports fan, but was especially fond of NASCAR auto racing and riding Harley Davidson motorcycles. He was a member of First Christian Church of Livingston, which he joined through baptism in October 1970.

Born May 26, 1960, in Jacksonville, FL, he was the son of June (McDonald) Hall of Monroe and the late William Taylor Hall.

Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a daughter and son-in-law, Brittany Leah (Hall) and Eddie Johnson of Byrdstown; a brother, Thomas "Tom" Clayton Hall of Monroe; 2 sisters, Debra Gayle Roberts of Florence, KY, and Donna Rae Palermo of Miami, FL; 2 uncles, Roger McDonald of Monroe and Troy McDonald Jr. of Tullahoma; 2 grandchildren, Chase Hayden Johnson and Brylee Faythe Johnson; 5 nephews, Jason Palermo, Brandon Roberts, Michael Roberts, Brian Roberts, and Austin Hall; 2 nieces, Jessica Palermo and Tayler Hall; 8 first cousins; several other relatives; and a host of friends.

Pallbearers were Jarman Hicks, Mike Huddleston, Johnny Cyrus, Jack Dale, Scott Gore, Ben Danner, Scot McDonald, and Craig McDonald. Memorial contributions may be made to the memorial fund at First Christian Church in Livingston.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home of Livingston. (C)

 

Donald L. Hunter
Funeral services for Mr. Donald L. Hunter, 74, of Tallahassee, FL, were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, 2006, from the chapel of Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home in Tallahassee with Rev. Bruce Taylor officiating.

Burial was in Culley's MeadowWood Memorial Park.

Mr. Hunter died Thursday, Oct. 19. He was founder of Don Hunter & Sons Construction Company and was of the Baptist faith.

He was born June 17, 1932, in Citrus County, FL.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Clara Hunter; 5 sons and 3 daughters-in-law, Donnie and Wanda Hunter, Jim Hunter, and Sam and Michelle Hunter, all of Tallahassee, Mike and Carla Hunter of Crawfordville, FL, and Steve Hunter and his companion, Melissa, of Medart, FL; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, Diane (Hunter) and Ronnie Hartsfield and Lisa (Hunter) Brandon, all of Tallahassee; a sister and brother-in-law, Maxine (Hunter) and Buck Tyler of Trenton, FL; 15 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Boulevard, Tallahassee, FL 32308.

Special care provided by Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home. (P)

 

Lois (Qualls) Warren
Funeral services for Mrs. Lois (Qualls) Warren, 92, of Livingston, were conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, 2006, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Dr. Lyle Anderson and Rev. Dee Ledford officiating.

Burial was in Paran Cemetery.

Mrs. Warren died Wednesday, Oct. 18 at Overton County Nursing Home. She was a retired school teacher, a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, and a member of First Christian Church in Livingston.

Born May 13, 1914, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Elvin and Cora (Poteet) Qualls. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Clyde Warren; and a sister, Helen Qualls.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Brenda Warren of Livingston; 2 grandsons, Pat Warren and Jay Warren, both of Livingston; a sister, Clarice Qualls of Livingston; and 3 grandchildren, Cody Warren, Clint Warren, and Brittany Warren.

Pallbearers were Pat Warren, Jay Warren, Perry Harris Windle, Billy Gene Gaw, Charles Floyd Qualls Jr., and Bub Stockton.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

James Carlos Winton
Funeral services for Mr. James Carlos Winton, 84, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Roy officiating.

Burial was in Green Hill Cemetery in Alpine.

Mr. Winton died Monday, Oct. 16 at Bethesda Health Care Center. A U.S. Army veteran, he retired from machine repair after 38 years with Kellogg's. He was a member of the Kellogg 25-Year Club, a lifetime member of the American Legion, and a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Born March 8, 1922, in Overton County, he was the son of the late Emit and Flora (Bilbrey) Winton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Robert Winton and Billy Winton; 4 sisters, Lestie Young, Louester Ledbetter, Carrie Norris, and Hallie Vaughn; and a grandson, Gary T. Winton.

Survivors include his wife of 62 and a half years, Lucille Winton, whom he married in 1943 in Ringgold, GA; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, James T. and Cynthia Winton of Sparta and Gerald E. and Gloria Winton of Cedar Creek, MI; a daughter and son-in-law, Carla Sue and Ron Roy of Uruguay, South America; 2 brothers, Glen Winton of Sparta and Bethel Winton of Battle Creek, MI; a sister, Ruth Mitchell of Sparta; 7 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Aaron Winton, Nathan Winton, Luke Roy, Kyle Roy, Lance Roy, and Christopher Guess.

Honorary pallbearers were Wayne Winton and Richard Winton.

Memorial contributions may be made to Green Hill Cemetery, Jamestown Highway, Alpine, TN.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

Quincy K. Wright
Military graveside services for Mr. Quincy K. Wright, 83, of Frankfort, OH, formerly of Overton County, were conducted at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 16, 2006, in the National Cemetery in Dayton, OH.

Mr. Wright died Monday, Oct. 9 at Valley View Care Center in Frankfort. He was retired from General Motors and was an Army veteran of World War II.

Born December 18, 1922, in Jamestown, he was the son of the late Cleveland G. and Ada (Allred) Wright. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 5 brothers and a sister.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Billy Sr. and Judy Wright of Sikeston, MO; a brother and sister-in-law, George and Mary Wright of Algood; 2 grandchildren, Sandra Creg and her husband, Steve, of Jackson, MO, and Billy Wright Jr. and his wife, Mary, of Cape Girardeau, MO; 4 great-grandchildren and 1 expectant; and a host of nephews, nieces, and friends. He was married to the former Audie Finley of Algood for a number of years.

Special care provided by Haller Funeral Home in Chillicothe, OH. (P)

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