|Dec 20 2013,|
|Son of Syliva Bailey Willis||Click here to read full Obit|
|Oct 21, 2013|
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GEORGE FRANKLIN WOLFE, JR., 79, passed away Wednesday,
October 16, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years,
Betty Wolfe and his sister, Barbara Gargano. George served his
country in the U. S. Army. In lieu of flowers, please send memorials
to a charity of your choice . The family will receive friends from
1-2 p.m., Saturday, followed by services at 2 p.m., both at Forest
Hill Funeral Home East.
Interment wil be in Forest Hill Cemetery - Midtown. Forest Hill East Funeral Home (901)382-1000
|Sept 30, 2013|
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CAROLYN JOANN ( Hanson) CANADAY WHITTEN , 78, passed away on
September 28, 2013. She was born to James and Ruby Hanson on
December 8, 1934 in Jonesboro, AR. JoAnn was united in marriage
to Thomas Neil Canaday on December 24, 1954 and had three
children, the late Victor Canaday (Sherrie); Cheryl Houck
(Jimmy) and Robert Canaday (Wendy). After the death of Tommy,
she was united in marriage to her surviving spouse, Virgil
Whitten. JoAnn was affectionately known as “Mammaw” to her five
grandchildren, Sandy Houck Wells (Alex); Rusty Houck; Leslie
Canaday South (Mike); Lindsey Canaday; Maya Canaday and one
great-grandchild, Sophia Grace Wells.
Visitation 1-2 p.m. on Monday, September 30 with the Funeral Service at 2 p.m.,
all at Brantley Funeral Home Olive Branch.
Burial in Memphis Memory Garden, Memphis, TN.
Published in The Commercial Appeal
|Sept 22, 2013|
|Everett And Martha Baskin celebrated their
60th wedding anniverary September 17, 2013
May they share many more years togather..
|Sept 18, 2013|
|Mary Nell is back home, and grand daugther is improving.
Sam Richard is still in rehab, but Robin say he's improving.
|Sept 15, 2013|
Ashley Gonzales, grand-daughter of Mary Nell has been
in an car wreck and is at the Springfield MO. Hospital.
The family, Mary Nell, Doug, Sharon, and Andrew are on the
way there. They have requested the prayer of all of us, for her
|Sept 10, 2013|
|A Recent report that Billie Jean 'Barnes' Foran passed away Aug 27 2013.|
|Sept 9, 2013|
|Candy reports that Glynda Sue Pruette Tummillo
has just gotten out of the hopsital and is home now.
She was having heart problems and shortness of breath
Need to add her to your prayer list.
|Aug 22, 2013|
MARTHA CAROLYN COLLIER, Batesville - died on Tuesday, August 20, 2013,
at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, MS. Mrs. Collier is survived by
her husband, Mr. Doyle Collier of Batesville, MS; one daughter, Lisa
Collier Lewis of Collierville, TN; one son, Robert K. Collier of Batesville,
MS; one sister, Mary Elizabeth Baker of Germantown, TN and one grandson,
Ben Collier Lewis of Jackson, MS. She was preceded in death by her parents,
The Late David Judson Williford and Martha Howell Mitchell Williford and
her brothers, The Late Hal F. Williford and Dave Williford.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 2 p.m. in
the chapel of Dickins Funeral Home in Batesville, MS.
Burial will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Visitation will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 from 5-7 p.m.
Dickins Funeral Home(662) 563-7638 raynowellfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on August 22, 2013
|Aug 7th, 2013|
|Jerry Taylor has just updated us on the status of Sam Richard
He is in Downtown Methodist Hospital ICU
He has pneumonia.
NO VISTORS At this time
Jerry has informed me that Sam also has fallen and broke his left shoulder some time prior to this.
We request you put Sam on your prayer list!
|July 7th, 2013|
roughly 50 years apart!
Trae & Helen Soule
Jay Kennedy & Doris Armsrtong (54)
|July 6th, 2013|
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Don Aldin Roach, 75, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013. He is
] survived by his wife, of more than fifty years, JoAn; his son, Greg;
grandson, Landon; three brothers, Merritt Roach; Harold Roach; and
Duane Roach. He was preceded in death by his son, Vince Roach. Don
was an active Deacon at Bellevue Baptist Church and loved hunting and
fishing. He was an Electrical Engineer with forty years of service
Funeral Services will be Monday at Forest Hill Funeral Home East.
Memorials may be sent to Bellevue Baptist Church or the Gideon Bible Society.
Forest Hill East Funeral Home. 901-382-1000
Published in The Commercial Appeal from July 6 to July 7, 2013
|July 4th, 2013|
|We have just received word, thru the Sunshine committee,
from Josie Vogt that John Vogt passed away on 3/1/09.
One of Bill Lewis's Birthday card, returned with that info in it.
|Apr 24th, 2013|
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James O. “Jim” Berryhill, Jr., 75, of Heber Springs, AR,
formerly of Memphis, passed away at his home on Sunday, April 21,
2013. He was a member of the golf club at Red Apple Inn, First
Baptist Church in Heber Springs and was a fine Christian husband,
father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Mr. Berryhill leaves his
adoring wife of 52 years, Mrs. James O. Berryhill (Hazel); a daughter,
Dena Berryhill West of Walls, MS; a son, James Lance Berryhill, of
Atoka, TN; a sister, Betty Tabor of Olive Branch, MS; five grandchildren
and five great grandchildren. Funeral services and interment will
take place this afternoon, Wednesday, April 24 at 2 p.m. at Memphis
Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, 3700 N. Germantown Rd. Memorial
gifts may be made to Baptist Memorial Hospital in Heber Springs, AR.
Online condolences may be made at www.memphisfuneralhome.net
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens 3700 N. Germantown Rd. 901-725-0100
Published in The Commercial Appeal from April 24 to May 2, 2013
|May 23rd, 2013|
|Mary Nell & Candy out 'doing' the town|
|Apr 19th, 2013|
|The telecast of Gen. Douglas McArthur’s historic address
before Congress on Apr. 19, 1951, was viewed avidly by students of Tech
High School as well as their principal, Prof. J.L. Highsaw. The program
also was shown at the local high schools and at Memphis State College.
Other crowds eagerly gathered around sets in the downtown area
This was the class of 1952!
|Apr 15th, 2013|
|Mary Alice Newman has been moved to The Villiages of Germantown.
and is doing better.
Please, Continue to keep them in your prayers
|Apr 15th, 2013|
|Fred and Joyce Dodson will celebrate their 50th wedding
anniversary with a cruise to commemorate this special occasion. They
are the parents of Scott, Amy, Jeff and Dan and the grandparents of 5
with one on the way. Yippee! Both are retired from the Kemmons Wilson
Companies and still enjoying life. Love makes it possible.
|Apr 13th, 2013|
|Candy checked on Mary Alice Newman today.
She is in the hospital, Germantown Methodist, Rm 311
She has Conjestive Heart Failure.
Bobby and Mary Alice need your Prayers.
|Mar 24, 2013|
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Jo Ann Doty Burns moved from her earthly home March 21, 2013.
She leaves her daughters, Faith Cooper (Steve) of Bartlett, TN and
Nancy Still (Steve) of Southaven, MS; her brother, John D. Doty of
Lexington, TN; five grandsons: five granddaughters and six great- grandchildren.
The family will receive friends, 1-2 p.m., Sunday prior to services at
2 p.m., both at Horn Lake United Methodist Church, 6890 Center Street,
Horn Lake, 662-342-2573.
In lieu flowers memorials may be sent to the
Horn Lake UMC or Samaritans,
2600 Goodman Rd. W, Horn Lake, MS 38637 662-393-6439.
Forest Hill Funeral Home Midtown 901-775-0310
Published in The Commercial Appeal from March 23 to March 28, 2013
|Mar 13, 2013|
|Mary Nell McNeill's Son is in the Paper
Doug McNeill, vice president of Wimmer Cookbooks, looks over page
proofs of some of the cookbooks that have been published in the
past at his Memphis company. Wimmer has specialized in cookbooks
since the 1970s.
|Mar 11, 2013|
| Email from Walker Hurd
Bill, wanted to let you know that I have been informed
that Sam Richard has fallen and broken a bone or more and
is at Health South behind Methodist North.
Not sure how bad off he is but it doesn't sound good.
Candy talked with Doris, (Sam's sister) and she
|Feb 23, 2013|
GRACE LUCILLE HILL "Jackie" LIEBMAN, born June 24, 1914 in Minturn,
AR, died February 21, 2013 at her home in Memphis. She was an interior
decorator for Goldsmith's in Memphis for over 25 years. She was a
member of the Iris Society and won several Best of Show. Mrs. Liebman
was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Grace Hill, her husband,
Herbert S. Liebman, her brothers and sisters, Ella Pitcock, Dorothy
Alford, Sarah Shepcoff, Col. William Hill and Dave Hill. She was a loving
mother and grandmother and is survived by her daugter and son-in-law,
Jamie Sue Davis Hall and Donald E. Hall, Sr. of Memphis, her
grandchildren, Donald E. Hall, Jr. and Susan Hall Tilton, both of Memphis
and Virginia Hall Smither of Millington, TN, great-grandchildren,
Stephanie Tilton Lane of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., Jennifer Hall Allen of
Collierville, James T. Tilton, II of Rossville, and Andrew L. Tilton
of Memphis, great-great-grandchildren, McKinley Tilton of Rossville
and Henry A. Lane of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. She also leaves her loving
caregivers, olivia James, Joyce Thomson, Minnie Sims, Fannie Garner, and
The family will receive friends Monday evening, February 25 from 5-7 p.m. at
Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, Poplar Avenue
with the service Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in
Memphis Memory Gardens. Published in The Commercial Appeal on February 23, 2013
|Feb 23, 2013|
WILLA T. (Holt) SHETTLES, 79, of Memphis, died February 20, 2013 at St. Peter
Villa Rehab and Nursing Center. She was a retired customer service
representative. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Diane King
of Memphis and her son, David Allen Shettles of Coaling, AL;
grandchildren, Jessica, Zachary and Hannah Shettles, Samantha Webb and
Allie Shackelford; great-grandson, Adam Shackelford; and niece and
nephews, Susan and Tony Purser and Randall Holt. The family will receive
friends at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens, Poplar Avenue,
Sunday, February 24, at 1 p.m. with the memorial service to follow at 2 p.m.
Memorials may be sent to the Salvation Army. Online condolences and
floral tributes may be made by visiting
Memphis Funeral Home And Memorial Gardens 5599 Poplar Ave. (901)725-0100
Published in The Commercial Appeal on February 22, 2013
|Jan 17, 2013|
|View Guest Book||BILLIE HURD NEWMAN
of Cordova, TN, passed away on January 15,
2013 in her home. She was born October 31, 1929 in Dyer County, Tennessee,
daughter of Elbert Eugene Hurd and Mary Willie Hurd. She was an inspiration
and strength to everyone she met, and loved much and was much loved. She
is survived by her sister Jo Lowery, brothers John and Walker Hurd, son Jeff
Shotwell, daughter Tamara Ogburn, son David McClellan and her grandchildren
Jessica O’Harra, Stephanie Shotwell, Dustin McClellan, Julianne Shotwell,
Paul Michael Ogburn, and Rachel Ogburn, and Jake Shotwell.
Services will be held Saturday, January 19, 2013, 2 p.m.,
at Advent Presbyterian Church, at 1879 N. Germantown Parkway, Cordova, TN,
with a reception following.
Family Funeral Care (901)761-8000 www.familyfuneralmemphis.com
Published in The Commercial Appeal on January 17, 2013
|Jan 5, 2013|
Mary Nell fell and broke 3 ribs!
She needs your Prayers and Hugs!
|Jan 1, 2013|