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Archives 04-08-2009

Obituaries
Winnie (Swallows) Miller Bilbrey
Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Winnie (Swallows) Miller Bilbrey, 84, of the Muddy Pond Community, were conducted on Friday, April 3, 2009 at the Campground Cemetery in Fentress County, with Rev. Mike Kirby, Rev. John Moore, and Rev. Kevin Phillips officiating.

Mrs. Bilbrey died Thursday, April 2, 2009 at Wharton Nursing Home in Pleasant Hill, TN after an extended illness.

Born December 16, 1924 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Elmus and Laura (Wilson) Swallows. She attended Mineral Springs
Freewill Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Estus Miller and Johnny Bilbrey; 2 sisters, Erma Hargis and Velma Wilson; 4 brothers, Thurman Swallows, Losure Swallows, Clifford Swallows, and Vernon Swallows.

Survivors include 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Evelyn and Carl Phillips of Monterey, and Marilyn and Junior Forsyth of Sparta; a sister, Evelyn Thompson of Monterey; and 2 brothers, Clarence Swallows of Monterey and Leamon Swallows of Clarkrange.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mineral Springs Freewill Baptist Church by contacting Hooper, Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home.

Special care provided by Hooper, Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. (C)


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Junior Carlos Logan
Funeral services for Mr. Junior Carlos Logan, 78, of McMinnville, formerly of Albany, KY, were conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 5, 2009 from Brown Funeral Chapel in Byrdstown, with Bro. Thurman Bennett officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Hill Cemetery in Albany, KY.

Mr. Logan died Thursday, April 2, 2009 at the Wayne County Hospital in Monticello, KY. He had been a livestock dealer, and was a member of the Church of Christ in McMinnville. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving with the Marine Corp and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Born July 16, 1930 in Pickett County, he was the son of the late Carlos and Mae (Mullins) Logan. He lived most of his life in Albany, KY. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Logan, and a brother, Donald Logan.

Survivors include a daughter, Neysa Logan of Whitwell; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Vicki Logan, and Tony and Penny Logan, all of Albany, KY; 2 sisters, Estelle Teel and Oradean Logan, and a brother, Gene Logan, all of New Castle, IN; 4 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

Pallbearers were Billy Anderson, Larry Martin, Ronnie Cowan, Danny Groce, Brandon Adcock, and Bob Mayfield.

Honorary pallbearers were Billy Gregory, John Williams, Joe Hutchinson, Ed Grissom, and John Myers.

Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel in Byrdstown. (C)

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Anna (Bybee) Richardson
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna (Bybee) Richardson, 64, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home in Livingston, with Bro. John Mabrey and Bro. Marlon Winningham officiating.

Burial was in the Monroe Cemetery in Monroe.

Mrs. Richardson died Sunday, March 15, 2009 at the Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born September 10, 1944 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Maude (Ledbetter) Bybee. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, M.V. Richardson; 3 sisters, Dean Newberry, Faye Matthews, and Leola Bybee; 3 brothers, Woodrow Bybee, Grady Bybee, and Ronald Bybee.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Terry Staggs of Livingston; a son and daughter-in-law, Randle and Melissa Richardson of Livingston; 2 sisters, Betty Long and Shirley Hammock of Livingston; 4 brothers, Donald Bybee of Monroe, Michael Bybee, Roger Bybee, and Doak Bybee; 3 grandchildren, Brooke Staggs, Dalton Staggs, and Michael Johnson; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were David Langford, Danny Langford, Rod Johnson, Randle Richardson, Scottie Bybee, Terry Perdue, and Kenneth Linder.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)

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William Paul Stockton
Funeral services for Mr. William Paul Stockton, 95, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 5, 2009, from the Chapel of Speck Funeral Home, with Bro. Timothy Wilson officiating.

Burial was in the Martin cemetery. The Honor Guard from the James T. Davis Post 5062 provided a military service graveside with full military honors.

Mr. Stockton died Friday, April 3, 2009 at Overton County Nursing Home. He worked in an auto parts manufacturing company, was a Veteran of the U.S. Army during WWII and was a born again Christian.

Born December 14, 1913 in Overton County, he was the son of the late Loyd and Mary Lynn Stockton. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Elise Stockton, and a brother, Odell Stockton.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Paula and Jim Freeman of Rickman; a sister, Mable Reed of Livingston; a grandson, Scott Freeman of Cookeville; a brother-in-law, E.A. Martin of McMinnville; 4 sisters-in-law, Ola Winters and Eura Vaughn, both of OH, Madge Reynolds of VA, Dora Stockton of CO; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Steve Copeland, Raymond Brown, Bob England, J.C. Ferrill, Riley Johnson, and Clyde Hensley.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 


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