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Jeweline McGinnis
Funeral services for Mrs. Jeweline McGinnis, 74, of the Vines Ridge community in Overton County, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 12, 2007, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home with Rev. Greg Jenkins officiating. Burial will follow in Honey Springs Cemetery in Crawford.

Mrs. McGinnis died Monday, July 9 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker.

Born April 5, 1933, in Stearns, KY, she was the daughter of the late Marion and Stella (Hamby) Elmore. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elgie McGinnis; 2 brothers, Daniel Elmore and Marion Elmore Jr.; and 2 sisters, Wilma Hodge and Carolyn Stephens.

Survivors include 2 sons, Donnie Riley of Crawford and Stanley Riley of Cookeville; a daughter, Alice Riley of Hermitage; 2 brothers, James Elmore of Mt. Juliet and Billy Ray Elmore of Rinnie; 2 sisters, Avo Grant and Norma Jean Dowdy, both of Nashville; 4 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Special care provided by Goff Funeral Home. (C)

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Portie Vearl (Smith) Miller
Funeral services for Mrs. Portie Vearl (Smith) Miller, 97, of Cincinnati, OH, were conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, July 6, 2007, at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Don Maxson officiating. Burial was in Smith Cemetery.

Mrs. Miller died Wednesday, July 4 at Oak Pavilion Nursing Home in Cincinnati. She was a retired factory employee with the Crosley Co.

Born May 31, 1910, in Oak Grove, she was the daughter of Thomas Allen Smith and Kizzie Madell (Garrett) Smith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 4 brothers, John Therman, Coy Chasten, Charles Kermit and Walter Theron Smith; and 3 sisters, Vechel Baumgardner, Willa Flo Conger, and Ruby Pauline Smith.

Survivors include a brother, Billy Glenn Smith of Monroe; and three sisters, Inez Dunn of Cookeville, Betty Mossey of Monroe, and Melba Crouch of Byrdstown; a host of nephews, nieces, and other family members and friends.

Pallbearers were Phillip Anderson, Bill Dunn, Danny Reagan, Jerry Flowers, Shane Smith, Jimmy and Tommy Baumgardner, and Marshall Parris.

Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. (C)

 

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Bobby Phillips
Funeral services for Mr. Bobby Phillips, 42, of Monterey, were conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, July 6, 2007, from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home with Rev. Frankie Bledsoe officiating. Burial was in Phillips Cemetery in the Anderson community.

Mr. Phillips died Tuesday, July 3 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a logger with Phillips Logging in Monterey and was Baptist in faith.

Born May 22, 1965, in Monterey, he was the son of Roland and Linda (Holloway) Phillips of Monterey.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include 2 sons, David Phillips and Jonathan Phillips, both of Cookeville; a daughter, Kaylee Grace Phillips of Monterey; and a sister and brother-in-law, Theresa and Johnny Tayes of Monterey.

Special care provided by GoffFuneral Home. (C)

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Carvel H. Warden

Funeral services for Mr. Carvel H. Warden, 86, of Huber Heights, OH, formerly of Overton County, were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 5, 2007, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Gore officiating. Burial was in Holly Springs Cemetery.

Mr. Warden died Saturday, June 30 at his home. He was retired from Delco General Motors, was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II, and a member of the Church of Christ.

Born April 8, 1921, in Overton county, he was the son of the late Horace and Avo (Ogletree) Warden. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sons, Robert Warden and Kelly Gene Warden; a brother, Thomas Warden; and 2 sisters, Leron Leffer and Imogene Smith.

Survivors include his wife, Bernice (Davis) Warden; a brother, Bill C. Warden; a sister, Zella May Gore; 2 granddaughters, Carmen Oberg and Kelly Lynn Warden; and a great-grandson, Robert Oberg.

Pallbearers were Melvin Warden, Horace “Buck” Warden, Chase Warden, James Williams, R.L. Ogletree, and Steve Livingston.

Honorary pallbearers were James Ogletree and John Warden.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

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Milburn S.York
Funeral services for Mr. Milburn S. York, 89, of the Spring Hill community, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 7, 2007, from the chapel of Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home in Columbia with Rev. David McGregor and Rev. William Rolman officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery.

Mr. York died Wednesday, July 4 at Maury Regional Hospital. He was a graduate of Livingston Academy, a well-known farmer, president and member of the Board of Directors of Maury Farmers Cooperative, director of Maury County Farm Bureau, a former alderman for the City of Spring Hill, an avid vegetable gardener, and a member of Pleasant Mount Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

A native of Overton County, he was the son of the late William Landon York and Mary Frances (Smith) York. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Clyde M. York, Clifford York, Clance York, and Hassell Smith; and 4 sisters, Bertha Norrod, Pearl Smith, Clara Hickey, and Wilma Parsons.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Catherine Campbell York of Columbia; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Nell and Louis “Butch” Veazey of Hendersonville; and a granddaughter, Anna Catherine Veazey
of Hendersonville.

His nephews served as pallbearers.

Notes of sympathy may be left at www.oakesandnichols.com and memorials may be made to a charity of choice.

Special care provided by Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home. (P)

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