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Billy Clayton “Bill” Dailey
Funeral services for Mr. Billy Clayton “Bill” Dailey, 81, of Livingston, were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 5, 2010, from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Ricky Lacy officiating.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Dailey died Sunday, January 3 at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a retired truck driver and veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

Born April 5, 1928 in Clay County, he was the son of the late John and Daisey (Lynn) Dailey. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joann Dailey; 2 sons, Kenneth Dailey and Bobby Dailey; a sister, Hazel Allen; 4 brothers, Garland Dailey, Clyde Dailey, Hugo Dailey, and Jack Dailey; and a grandson, Brandon Dailey.

Survivors include 2 daughters, Brenda Dailey and Tresia “Toby” Medley, both of Livingston; a son, Billy W. Dailey of Cookeville; a sister, Shirley Heady of Gainesboro; 4 brothers, Ray Dailey, J.B. Dailey, and Junior Dailey, all of Gainesboro, and Rod Dailey of Greenville, SC; 4 grandchildren, Brad Dailey, Andy Dailey, Melissa Coffman, and Ashley Hillis; 3 great-grandchildren, Lelia White, Cole Hillis, and Payton Dailey; and other family members and friends.

Pallbearers were John Collins, Billy Poindexter, Danny Allen, Zack Burgess, Justin Coffman, and Mike Dailey.

Special care provided by Livingston Funeral Home. (C)

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Ova (Padgett) Key
Funeral services for Mrs. Ova (Padgett) Key, 88, of Cookeville, were conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 6, 2010 from the Cookeville chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home, with Pastors Mike Campbell and Jim Moore officiating

Burial was in Phillips Cemetery in the Hanging Limb Community of Overton County.

Mrs. Key died Tuesday, January 5 in Masters Health Care Center in Algood. She owned and operated Ova’s Clothing Store for over 30 years and was a member of Trinity Assembly.

Born February 2, 1921 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd Maynard and Fannie (Wilson) Padgett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Wesley Key; a son, Kenneth Key; and 7 sisters, Verna Vaughn, Clema Ferrell, Laura Ferrell, Amy
Robertson, Artie Jackson, Lelia Perkey, and Nola Brown.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Robbie Key of McMinnville; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, Elizabeth and Bill Holloway of Cookeville, and Peggy Buckner of Nashville; 3 brothers and sisters-in-law, Leo and Gerry Padgett and Glen and Geraldine Padgett of Saginaw, MI, and Garner and Inez Padgett of Monterey; a sister, Hazel Wells of Dayton, OH; and 11 grandchildren, Nancy Warren, Chris Holloway, Beth Ann Bradley, Debbie Key, David Key, Annette Walls, Jacqueline Genning, Henry “Champ” Key, Therisia Owens, Ova Key, and Billy Key.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Assembly, 205 West Wall Street, Algood, TN 38506.

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

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Vola (Nabors) McAlpin
Funeral services for Mrs. Vola (Nabors) McAlpin, 85, of Algood, were conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 9, 2010, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. James Nabors officiating.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. McAlpin died Thursday, January 7 at her home. She had been a homemaker, and a member of the Church of God in Cookeville.

Born August 25, 1924 in Putnam County, she was the daughter of the late Haskell and Settie Jane (Burgess) Nabors. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Otis McAlpin; several brothers and sisters; and 2 grandchildren.

Survivors include 3 sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Winnie McAlpin of Cleveland, TN, Bobby and Pat McAlpin of Sevierville, TN, and Brian and Diane McAlpin of Cookeville; a daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Don Stewart of Cookeville; a brother and sister-in-law, J.R. and Juanita Nabors of Cookeville; 3 sisters and 2 brothers-in-law, Mary Emma Gaw of Cookeville, Ruby and Henry Messer of Orlando, FL, and Joanne and Ralph James of Auburndale, FL; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Derek Stewart, Michael Forsythe, Jacob McAlpin, Chuck McAlpin, Zack McAlpin, Brandon Brant, Aaron Judzewitsch, Jeremy
Judzewitsch, and Curtis McAlpin.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)


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Rev. David Phillips
Funeral services for Rev. David Phillips, 66, of Monterey, were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, January 11, 2010 from Lakeview Baptist Church, with Rev. Hoyt Looper and Rev. Harlon Thompson officiating.

Burial was in Phillips Cemetery in the Anderson Community.

Rev. Phillips died Thursday, January 7 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a minister for over 40 years and started and built Lakeview Baptist Church. He had been a coal miner, construction worker, and farmer.

Born June 2, 1943 in Overton County, he was the son of the late William Jasper and Dora (Phipps) Phillips. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vella (Leach) Phillips; 2 sisters, Velma Phillips and Gladys Graves; and 4 brothers, Mitchell Phillips, Alfred Phillips, Lonnie Phillips, and Arnold Phillips.

Survivors include 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Ronnie and Amy Phillips and Rev. Johnny and Mechelle Phillips all of Mineral Springs Community; 5 sisters, Shirley Whittaker and Thelma Buckner, both of Monterey, Georgia Mitchell of Pendleton, IN, Nancy Turner of Markleville, IN, and Bettye Redenbaugh of Anderson, IN; and 5 grandchildren, Jared, Lily, Austin, Makayla, and Hunter.

Special care provided by Goff Funeral Home. (C)


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Bobby Wayne Stover
Funeral services for Mr. Bobby Wayne Stover, 55, of Livingston, were conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, January 11, 2010 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home, with Bro. Bobby Roberts officiating.

Burial was in Stover Cemetery in Monroe.

Mr. Stover died Saturday, January 9 at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born October 26, 1954 in Overton County, he was the son of the late George and Elsie (Ledbetter) Stover.

Survivors include 2 sisters, Betty Carr and Linda Henson, both of Gainesboro; 3 brothers, Junior Stover, Jerry Stover, and George Stover, all of Livingston; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Pallbearers were Tony Stover, Thomas Neely, Marty Connors, Adam Walker, Devin Walker, and Matthew Papesh.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)


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Pansy Curl (Walker) Stover
Funeral services for Mrs. Pansy Curl ( Walker) Stover, 86, of Allons, were conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2010 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home, with Rev. Ovle Tinch officiating.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Stover died Tuesday, January 5, at Overton County Nursing Home. She had been a homemaker and a member of Allons Baptist Church.

Born October 16, 1923 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Vince and Nancy (Cantrell) Walker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands Clurel Hammock and Dave Stover; a brother, Thurman Walker; 2 half-brothers, O.T. Owens and Odell Walker; a half-sister, Edith Dixon; a step-son, Randy Stover; 2 grandsons, Mike Hammock and Greg Hammock; and an infant great-granddaughter.

Survivors include 4 sons, Ed Hammock and Dee Hammock, both of Allons, “June” Hammock of Monroe, and Rick Stover of Allons; 4 daughters, Joann Garrett and Linda Hogue, both of Livingston, Eunita Carr and Betty Hill, both of Allons; a step-daughter, Sue Maynord of Livingston; 19 grandchildren, James Hammock, Jeff Hammock, Brenda Walls, Cindy Clouse, Vicky Black, Sherry Tinch, Jennifer Hammock, Theresa Thurman, Charlie Garrett, William Carr, Tammy Johnson, Scott Hammock, Tobey Hammock, Brian Hill, Danny Wayne Hill, Grant Hogue, Victoria Looper, Roger Hogue, and Shane Hogue; 40 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Jeff Hammock, Tobey Hammock, Brian Hill, Danny Wayne Hill, Scott Hammock, and Grant Hogue.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

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Angela Ann (Myrick) Wilson
Funeral services for Ms. Angela Ann (Myrick) Wilson, 45, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, January 8, 2010, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Geneva Carter officiating.

Burial was in Bethel Cemetery in Allons.

Ms. Wilson died Sunday, January 3 at her home.She was of the Baptist faith.

Born August 29, 1964 in Madison County, IN, she was the daughter of Larry A. Sr. and Annetta A. (Bilbrey) Myrick of Livingston. She was preceded in death by a son, James Wilson.

Survivors include, in addition to her parents, her companion, David Staggs of Cookeville; 4 sons, Christopher Wilson, Josh Wilson, Toby Wilson, and Derek Wilson, all of Livingston; 2 daughters, Tosha Wilson and Hattie Wilson, both of Livingston; 4 brothers and a sister-in-law, Larry Myrick, Jr. of Cookeville, Kenneth Myrick of Anderson, IN, Ricky and Shelia Myrick of Palestine Community, and Billy Myrick of Rickman; a sister, Tonya Hamlett of Celina; and a grandmother, Mavis Bilbrey of Engles, IN.

Pallbearers were Larry Myrick, Jr., Kenny Myrick, Ricky Myrick, Billy Myrick, Cody Elliston, and Josh Wilson.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

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