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Archives 07-14-2010

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Betty Joyce (Hooks) Barlow
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Joyce (Hooks) Barlow, 69, of Rickman were conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, July 5, 2010 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home, with Bro. Arnold Murphy officiating.

Burial was in Echols Cemetery in Rickman.

Mrs. Barlow died Saturday, July 3 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Born June 10, 1941 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Grover and Virgie (Dickerson) Hooks.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by 4 brothers; Claude Dean Hooks, Claude Dale Hooks, Junior Hooks, and Raygene Hooks; an infant brother; 1 sister; Catherine Bull; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Rob (Robert) and Rose Barlow; 2 brothers-in-law Shirley Barlow and Earnest Brown; and 1 great nephew Kyle Sisco.

Survivors include her husband Cecil Barlow of Rickman; a son and daughter-in-law Robert and Teresa Barlow of Rickman; 3 daughters and 3 sons-in-law, Carol and Grant Pennington of Livingston, Anita and Alan Murphy, and Linda and Rick Phillips, all of Rickman; a sister Nadene Brown of Rickman; 3 brothers and 3 sister-in-laws, Earl and Gladys Hooks of Livingston, Burr and Frances Hooks of Livingston, and Buck and Carol Hooks of Cookeville; 3 sisters-in-law; Barbara Barlow of Gainesboro, Jean Hooks of OH, and Evon Hooks of MD; 3 brothers-in-law and 2 spouses, Danny Bull of Gainesboro, Sheldon and Bobbie Barlow of Livingston, and Billy and Cora Barlow of Plant City, FL; 12 grandchildren with 5 spouses; 2 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Troy Pennington, Steven Barlow, Matthew Barlow, Travis Murphy, Bobby Greenwood, Steven Wooden, Perry Barlow, and Michael Murphy.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)


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Lori P. (Whitney) Barrs
Funeral services for Mrs. Lori P. (Whitney) Barrs, 34, of Livingston, were conducted at noon Thursday, July 8, 2010, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home, with Bro. Tim Buford officiating.

Burial was in Cash Cemetery.

Mrs. Barrs died Saturday, July 3 at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born June 19, 1976 in Huntington, PA, she was the daughter of William E. Duvall, and Sheryl (Dorsey) Whitney.

She was preceded in death by a grandfather, Robert Dorsey.

Survivors include a husband, Keith Barrs, of FL; 1 daughter Elizabeth Cribbs, of Livingston; 6 sons Richie Cribbs, Keith Barrs Jr., Michael Barrs, and David Barrs, all of Livingston, Bryan Ramsey Kelly and Mark Barrs Kelly, both of North Carolina; parents Mark and Sherry Whitney of Livingston; a grandmother Pearl Dorsey of Pennsylvania; 2 brothers William R. Duvall of Pennsylvania and Bobby Carper of Livingston; and a sister Amanda Norris Bledsoe of Livingston.

Pallbearers were Mark Whitney, Billy Duvall, Chad Woods, Bob Bomar, and Robert Carper.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)

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Edna K. (Ferrill) Davis
Funeral services for Mrs. Edna K. (Ferrill) Davis, 81 were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 6, 2010 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home, with Bro. Don Maxson officiating.

Burial was in Green Hills Cemetery in Alpine.

Mrs. Davis died Wednesday, July 2 at Bethesda Health Care and Rehab Center. She was a member of the Eastern Star.

Born February 13, 1928 in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Betty (Norris) Ferrill. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter Sandra Foster.

Survivors include a daughter Deborah Daughtry of FL; 2 grandchildren, Katherine Daughtry and Parker Daughtry of FL; 4 nieces, and 1 nephew.

Pallbearers were Jerry Savage, Wayne Ferrell, James Ferrell, Ron Nash, and Rudy Daughtry.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home.

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Lynda Sue (Powell) Hamman
Mrs. Lynda Sue (Powell) Hamman, 57, of Rickman, died Saturday, July 10, 2010 at The Bridge in Monteagle. Memorial services will be scheduled for a later date.

Mrs. Hamman had been an accountant employed by Wright State University in Dayton OH. She had lived in the Cookeville area for the last 15 years.

Born August 27, 1952 in Dayton, OH, she was the daughter of the late Clyde L. and Fannie M. (Edwards) Powell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mark Hamman; a brother, Clyde Powell, Jr.; an infant sister, Dianna Powell; and a granddaughter, Bryanna Hardin.

Survivors include 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Angie Hardin of Livingston, and Chris and Tracy Hardin of Dayton; a sister and brother-in-law, Brenda and David Bohannon; 4 granddaughters, Kayla Hardin, Ambra Hardin, Avery Hardin, and Addison Hardin; 3 nieces and 2 nephews, Gina, Scott, Chrystal, Jeramy, April, and their families; 6 aunts, Opal, Bonnie, Sudie, Berniece, Big Betty, and Little Betty; 4 uncles, Luther, Lester, Charlie, and Jack; and several cousins.

Special care provided by Dyer Funeral Home. (P)

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Jimmy D. Hood
Funeral services for Mr. Jimmy D. Hood, 63, of Livingston, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 11, 2010 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home, with Bro. Johnny Jones officiating.

Burial was in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Hood died Thursday, July 8, at his home. He had been a farmer and was an Army National Guard veteran.

Born December 5, 1946 in Putnam County, he was the son of the late S.B. and Louise (Walker) Hood.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon Hood, of Livingston; a son and daughter-in-law, Kelly and Stephanie Hood of Nashville; a step-son, Andrew Long, and his wife, Leslie, of Hermitage, TN; a daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Don Woods of Nashville; a brother and sister-in-law, Billy and Brenda Hood of Livingston; 4 grandchildren, Brennan Biggs, Madeline Hood, Caden Woods, and Allison Long; and 4 special friends, Myrna Bayer, Robert Greene, and Billy and Joanna Jones.

Pallbearers were Billy Hood, Kelly Hood, Greg McDonald, Ronnie Walker, Ricky Cantrell, and Jeff Lewis.

Honorary pallbearers were Grady Langford, Tony Huddleston, David Sadler, David Sadler II, Kenny Smith, Joe Copeland, and Ray Evans.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (P)

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Cora Ellen (Houston) Kindrick
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Ellen (Houston) Kindrick, 81, of Crossville were conducted Wednesday, July 7, 2010 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with Bro. Gary Robbins officiating.

Burial was in Green Acres Memory Garden.

Mrs. Kindrick died Sunday, July 4. She had been a homemaker and an active member of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Crossville.

Born December 29, 1928 in the Burke Community of Cumberland County, she was the daughter of the late Sam and Alice Houston.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by 5 brothers; Edgar Houston, Hoyt Houston, Wayne Houston, Cecil Houston, and Willis Houston, and 3 sisters; Annelene Hawkins, Edith Winstead, and Omie Hensley.

Survivors include a husband Andy Morris Kindrick, Sr., a son and daughter-in-law Andy Morris Kindrick, Jr.and Karen Kindrick, all of Crossville; 2 daughters and son-in-law, Cora Rita Williams and Millie Lorene and Noel Key, of Livingston; 6 grandchildren and 3 spouses, Steve and wife Debbie Key, of Livingston, Teresa and Perry Phillips of Crossville, Jamey and Christine Kindrick of Albany, NY, Justin Kindrick of Cookeville, and Janson Kendrick of Crossville; great-grandchildren Matthew and Kellei Key of Cookeville, and Samuel Phillips of Crossville; 3 brothers, Walter Houston, Wendell Houston, both of Crossville, and Manuel Houston of Georgia; a sister Maxie Whitlock, of Knoxville; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Steve Key, Terry Key, Matthew Key, Buddy Kindrick, Darrel Kendrick, Robert Kollros, Jerry Monk, and James Smith.

Special care provided by Bilbrey Funeral Home. (C)

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