CARROLL COUNTY TN

OBITUARIES

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GRANVILLE LEE MANESS - Services for Granville Maness, 66, were at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, August 1 at Nebo Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Maness and Rev. Bobby Sanders officiating. Burial was in the McCauley Cemetery. Mr. Maness died on Tuesday, July 30 near his home. He was born November 10, 1935 in Henderson County to the late Oscar and Ollie Dee Maness. Survivors include his wife, Innetta Maness; two daughters, Kay Ellis and Jada Maness, both of Buena Vista; three sons, Danny Maness of Bruceton and Dwayne Maness and Scott Maness, both of Buena Vista; four sisters, Edna Woods of Lexington, Eva Noles, Doris Noles and Bonnie Thompson, all of Buena Vista; a brother, Onnied Maness of Lexington; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. His first wife, Josephine (in 1980); a sister, Alphis Davis and three brothers, Dennis Maness, Junior Maness and Agie Lee Maness, preceded him in death.

JUNIOR MANESS , 67, of Buena Vista, died Saturday, January 2, at his home. Services were held on Monday, January 4, at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church. Burial followed in the McAuley Cemetery, near Buena Vista. Rev. Bobby Campbell and Rev. Tim Maness officiated. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers who served were Gary Maness, Larry Maness, Jackie Ray Maness, Willie Lee Maness, Chris Thompson and Anthony Noles. Honorary pallbearers were Clint Ellis and Thomas Ray Davis. Mr. Maness, the son of the late Oscar and Ollie Maness, was born April 10, 1931, in Henderson County. He was a pipeline construction worker. He is survived by his wife, Katherine Maness; two daughters, Charlotte Smothers of Hollow Rock and Sue Smith of Buena Vista; four grandchildren, Brent Jackson and Stacey King, both of Hollow Rock, and Stephanie Smith and Trevor Smith, both of Buena Vista; a great-granddaughter, Haley Jackson of Hollow Rock; four sisters and three brothers.

JOSEPHINE (MILLER) MANESS , who was 43, died Wednesday at Carroll County Hsp. after a long illness. She was born in Henderson County and later moved to Carroll County. She was a Baptist. She leaves her husband Granville Maness of Buena Vista; a daughter, Mrs. Wanda K. Ellis of Buena Vista; two sons, Danny Ray of Bruceton and Dwayne of Buena Vista; her parents, Mr.a nd Mrs. William Miller Sr. of Lexington; nine sisters, Mrs. Louise Marvry, Mrs. Donna DOuglas, Mrs. Alice McDaniel, all of Atoka, Mrs. Helen R\Page, Mrs. Judy Coleman, both of Jackson; Mrs. Ruth Twisdal of Mason, Mrs. Diane Davis of Texas, Mrs. Gracie Bullocks of Beech Bluff, Mrs. Betty Harris of Lexington; six brothers, Gerald Wayne Miller, and Thomas both of Martin, Hoyt of Bells, Connie of Union City, William R. of Lexington and Jimmy dale of Mason; and four grandchildren.
Lexington Progress October 1 1980.

HARRIET MANNING - At her residence near Lavinia last Saturday night, MRS. HARRIETT MANNING died. She has been sick for more than five years and death was welcome. She was a member of the most prominent families in the county, being a sister of S. H. ROBESON of the Sixth District of this county, MAJOR L. M. ROBESON deceased, and COL. JOHN T. ROBESON of New York City. She was well known in this county and had for her friends, the best citizenship of the county… (Carroll County Democrat Huntingdon, Tennessee Friday, June 4, 1895 Vol. 8, No. 377)

MRS. JOHN MANNING died last Monday morning of pneumonia… member of the Methodist Church South at Chapel (part of it was torn).
Carroll County Democrat Huntingdon, Tennessee Friday, December 11, 1896

E.W. MARTIN of near town fell dead yesterday from an aneurism of the aorta. He had just finished eating dinner and as he got up from the table, he told his wife that he felt bad and took two steps, fell on the bed dead. His death was sudden, but not unexpected as the disease was liable to take him at any time. He was fifty odd years old, leaves a wife and several children and a large circle of friends to mourn his loss. He will be buried today.
Carroll County Democrat Huntingdon, Tennessee Friday, November 9, 1888

ROBERT EUGENE MATTHEWS , 62, died Friday, July 13, 2001 at the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, July 16, 2001 at the Dilday Funeral Home Chapel with Brothers Lee Scott and Excail Burleson officiating. Interment followed in the Barren Springs Cemetery. Mr. Matthews, the son of the late J. B. and Zelma Forrester Matthews, was born November 16, 1938, in Missouri. He was a truck driver for United Transportation, a navy veteran, a member of the Huntingdon Elks Lodge and member of Barron Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He was also preceded in death by two sons, David Matthews and Bobby Matthews and a brother, Charles Matthews. He is survived by his wife, Earlene Matthews; five sons, Steve Matthews, Ronnie Matthews and Larry Matthews, all of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Brad Matthews and Brian Matthews, both of Huntingdon; four stepsons, Tim Rogers, Billy Rogers, Phillip Rogers, and Jerry Wayne Rogers, all of Tupelo, Mississippi; one sister, Joyce McNutt of Paris; 11 grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Obituary 18 Jul 2001

ARCHIE RAY McALEXANDER , 82, of Cedar Grove, Tennessee, died Friday, June 6, 2008 at his home. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, June 11, 2008 at 11:00 AM at the Leach Seventh Day Adventist Church. Interment will follow in the Leach Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery. Pastor Roger Schmidt will officiate the services. He is survived by a daughter, Rhonda McAlexander of Bishop, CA; two sons, William McAlexander of Sutherlin, OR and Cliff McAlexander of Roseburg, OR; two sisters, Sue Kelly of Ooltewah, TN and Arlene Moody of Atlanta, GA; a brother, Albert McAlexander of Chattanooga, TN and a special friend, Mai Goodrum. He also leaves five grandchildren and one great grandchild.

JAMES PHERON McARTHUR , 83, of Atwood, TN died Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at the NHC Healthcare. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, September 29, 2006 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Dilday Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Pisgah Cemetery. Mr. McArthur was born March 1, 1923, in Carroll County, TN, to the late Johnie B. and Willodean Warbritton McArthur. He was a retired government inspector for the Defense Department and a member of the First Baptist Church in Atwood. He was preceded in death by his wife, Etta Mai McArthur, who passed away June 23, 2005, a brother, Joe T. McArthur, three sisters, Vonita Crews, Reba Campbell and Brenda Kay McArthur. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Garry and Cheri McArthur, of Atwood, TN and a brother, Lois Wayne McArthur.

HORACE EDWARD McCAIG , 68, retired mechanic with Navaho Trucking died April 5, 1983, at his home in Westport, TN. He was a World War II Veteran. His parents were James Arthur McCaig and Ora Hughes McCaig. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Pauline Robinson McCaig of Westport; three sons Gene McCaig of Byhalia MS, Mike McCaig of Nashville, and Chet Memphis of Memphis; two daughters Mrs. Elsie Culpepper of Millington TN and Miss Anita McCaig of Westport; four sisters Mrs. Ann Holland of Shalimar FL, Mrs. Estelle Black and Mrs. Grace Smith of Memphis and Mrs. Lena Justus of Ashland MS; two brothers Charles McCaig of Mobile AL and Rogers McCaig of Jackson MI; and 4 grandchildren. Services were at Dilday Funeral Home April 7th with burial at Jamison. (Published 4-13-1983 in The TENNESSEE REPUBLICAN, Huntingdon, TN)
Contributed by Carole McCaig (Find-A-Grave)

OPAL (GOODRUM) MCCARTY , 54, died Thursday, June 21, 2001 at her home. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, June 23, 2001 at Twin Oaks Church of Christ with Brothers Grant Caldwell and Steve Wilkerson officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Mrs. McCarty was born March 15, 1947 in Carroll County. She was preceded in death by her father, Joe Goodrum. She was a self employed insurance agent, a member of Twin Oaks Church of Christ and a charter member of the Carroll County Human Society. She is survived by her husband, Edwin McCarty; her mother, Martha Rigsby Goodrum and one brother, Bobby Joe Goodrum of Peoria, Illinois. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Obituary June 27, 2001

JUDY (SIMPSON) McLEAN , a factory worker, age 51, of Westport TN died Saturday March 7, 2009 at her home. She was preceded in death by her father Paul Simpson. Funeral services were conducted on Monday March 9, 2009 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Interment in Jamison Cemetery. She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Lathan McLean, her mother, Minnie Jane Simpson of Huntingdon, one dughter Stacy Wilson (husband Jonathan) of Jackson, two sons, Stephen McLean (wife Amanda) of Lexington, Jeremy McLean of Westport and one sister, Janice Moody.
Lexington Progress 11 March 2009

MYRA LOU McGEHEE - Services for Myra Lou McGehee, 79, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 27 at Brummitt Funeral Home in McKenzie with Bro. Dennis Beal officiating. Burial will be in the Hopewell Cemetery in Gleason. Ms. McGehee, retired from Ivers and Ponds in Memphis, died Sunday, June 24 (2001) at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson of heart failure. She was born June 12, 1922 in Gleason to the late Monia Pool McGehee and William Henry McGehee. Survivors include two sisters, Marie Snider of Gleason and Neely Lemonds of Paris. Visitation will begin after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25 and conclude at 8:00 p.m. Visitation will also take place from 8:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday.
Obituary dated June 27, 2001

CHARLIE MEALS - Services for Charlie Meals, 68, will be at 2 p.m. today at Hickory Flat Methodist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Meals, a retired farmer, died Tuesday at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon of heart failure. He was married to Flossie A. Meals. He has two daughters and a son, Doris Brown, Diane Hames and Ricky Meals, all of Cedar Grove. He had two sisters, Mildred Collins and Rachel Pentacost, both of Huntingdon. For more information, call Dilday Funeral Home at 968-8281.
The Jackson Sun 2/21/96 Contributed by Joy Beth Campbell / Transcribed by Dianna Gilbert

FRONIA MAE MEALS - Services for Fronia Mae Meals, 84, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Dilday Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hickory Flats Cemetery. Mrs. Meals, a homemaker, died Sunday night at Oak Manor Nursing Home in McKenzie. She was married to the late W.J. "Billy" Meals. She had three children, Mildred Collins of Huntingdon, Rachel Pentecost of Greenfield and Charlie Meals of Cedar Grove. She had a sister, Opal James of Wildersville.
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

WINNIE ETHEL (ENOCHS) MERRICK , 99, of Huntingdon, Tennessee, died Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at the Huntingdon Health & Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, March 17, 2007 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Dilday Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Jamison Cemetery. Mrs. Merrick was born June 5, 1907, in Westport, Tennessee, to the late Commodore and Era Tucker Enochs. She was a homemaker and a member of the Huntingdon Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Malcolm Merrick, a sister and seven brothers. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Wallace and Margaret Merrick, of Huntingdon, Tennessee, a sister, Oletha Darnall, of Huntingdon, Tennessee and a brother, Woodrow Enochs, of Huntingdon, Tennessee. She also leaves three grandchildren, Randy (Beth) Merrick, Brett (Julie) Merrick, Mitzi (Brian) Knott, and six great grandchildren. Pallbearers who served were Randy Merrick, Brett Merrick, Brian Knott, Joey Darnall, Cole Merrick, Bryan Merrick and Adam Merrick.

LOUISA MERRITT , mother of H. T. Merritt of the Democrat force, died at her home near town last Saturday about 6:45 p.m. of la grippe, after an illness of only nine days. She was 73 years old and a true, devoted Christian woman. She was a member of the Baptist Church and had been since 1839, having lived here over 21 years, leaving a host of friends to mourn her death. The funeral services were conducted at her home last Sunday at 2 p.m. by Rev. George M. Oakley, with interment at the Clark cemetery. The bereaved children and relatives have the sympathy of the town and community in their sad affliction.
Carroll County Democrat Huntingdon, Tennessee Friday, April 19, 1895

ALBERT E. MILLER - Funeral services for Albert E. Miller will be at 2 pm. Sunday, October 15, 200 at the chapel of Dilday Funeral Home. The Reverend Robert Martin and George Sellers will officiate. Burial will be in The Sellers Hill Cemetery. Mr. Miller died Friday morning October 13, 2000 at his residence. He was born May 14, 1916, the son of the late Charles and Lonnie Hollowell Miller. He was raised and educated in Carroll County, Tn. Mr. Miller was the retired owner of Miller's Supermarket and was an ordained Minister for the General Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Deamons Miller and Arlie Miller; and three sisters, Gray Miller, Lola Smothers and Lorene Cunningham. He leaves to cherish his memory a loving wife of 67 years, Mrs. Effie Ringold Miller; two sons: Jimmy Miller and wife Jean and Harold Miller and wife Barbara; one daughter, Dorothy Moody and Husband J.D.; eight grandchildren Mike Miller, Larry Miller, and wife Amanday, Gina Barlett and husband Jonathan, Gary R. Miller and wife Cindy, Collin Miller, Greg Boyd and wife Selina, Jeff Moody, adn wife Tina, Teresa Loyd
The Jackson Sun Sunday, October 15, 2000 Contributed by Joy Beth Campbell / Transcribed by Dianna Gilbert

ARLIE MILLER - Services for Arlie J. Miller, 80, a retired farmer, were Thursday, Dec. 29, at David Methodist Church with the Rev. Clarence Carter and the Rev. Mitchell Rayburn officiating. Burial was in the Hampton Cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. Mr. Miller died Tuesday night at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital after a long illness. He was a Methodist. Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Paralee Stewart, Mrs. Flossie Longmire and Mrs. Mary Longmire, all of Huntingdon, and Mrs. Frances Smith of Westport; a son, J.H. Miller of Atwood; three sisters, Mrs. Charlie Cunningham, Mrs. Johnny Smothers and Mrs. Fleetwood Williams, all of Huntingdon; two brothers, Demonds Miller and Albert Miller, both of Huntingdon; 13 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

BEATRICE MILLER , 71, wife of A.J. Miller, died Tuesday, July 15 at Carroll County General Hospital. Services were at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in Camden with burial in Hampton Cenetery near Bruceton. She also leaves two daughters, Mrs. Frances Fuller and Mrs. Annie B. Henry, both of Camden; four stepdaughters, Mrs. Paralee Stewart, Mrs. Flossie Longmires, Mrs. Mary Longmires and Mrs. Frances Smith, and a stepson, Jessie Miller all of Huntingdon, and two brothers, Marshall Brown of Memphis and Champ Brown of Sharon
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

CAROLYN JEAN MILLER , age 3 of near Yuma died July at the Baptist Hospital in Memphis of a heart ailment. Services were July 24 at the Yuma Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Mitchell Rayburn of Camden. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery with the Dilday Funeral of Huntingdon in charge. Survivors are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Miller, one sister Angela Janice; 1 half sister, Delores Vonell Miller; 2 half brothers, Gordon Richard and James Norman Miller; Grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. H.D. Miller, and Maternal grandparents, Milton Joseph and Mrs. Jane Bradley.
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

EFFIE ELIZABETH (RINGOLD) MILLER , 89, of Huntingdon, TN., died Friday, Sept. 13, 2002 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2002 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Seller Hill Cemetery. Bro. Fred Ward and Bro. Phillip Halter will officiate the service. Mrs. Miller was born Nov. 4, 1012 in Carroll County, TN., To the late John Warren Ringold and Ada Lewis Ringold. She was a member of the Sandy Point General Baptist Church and retired as the owner of Miller Supermarket. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-eight years, Albert E. Miller, five brothers,Vester Ringold, John Ringold, Jim Ringold Luther Ringold, Alton Ringold and one sister Beulah Tosh. She is survived by one daughter Dorothy (J.D.) Moody; two sons, Jimmy (Martha Jean) Miller and Harold Ray (Barbara) Miller all of Huntingdon, six grandchildren, Mike Miller, of Smyerna, Tn., Larry Miller of Huntingdon, Gina Barllett Miller of Hornbeak, TN., Greg Boyd of Huntingdon, Gary Miller of Jackson and Collin Miller of Huntingdon, two step grandchildren, Teresa Loyd of Huntingdon and Jeff Moody of Blytheville, AR., five great-grandchildren, Amanda Miller and Adam Miller both of Smyrna, TN., Ashley Boyd and Nick Boyd both of Huntingdon and Halie Miller of Jackson and two step great-grandchildren, Garrett Moody and Timothy Moody both of Blytheville, AR.
The Jackson Sun Sun. Sept. 15, 2002 - from the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

ESTHER MILLER - Services for Mirl Ester Miller, 75, of Huntingdon, were at 1 p.m. Friday Jan. 24, at Reed's Chapel Funeral Home in Lexington. Burial was in Rock Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Miller, wife of Henry D. Miller, died early Wednesday morning, Jan. 22, 1986 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital after a long illness. She was a longtime resident of Huntingdon and was a Pentecostal in belief. Besides her husband, she leaves a daughter, Lorene Jordan of Lexington, a foster son, Raymond Scott of Michigan; a sister, Katherine Williams of Lexington; and two grandchildren, Mike and Felisha Jordan, both of Lexington.
January 24, 1986 - From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell - transcribed by, Dianna Gilbert

GRACIE (LOVELL) MILLER - Services for Mrs. Gracie Lovell Miller, 61, of Clarksburg will be Thursday, Jan. 24, at 1 p.m. at Clarksburg Baptist Chruch with Rev. Mithcell Rayburn officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. Mrs. Miller died Monday afternoon at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She left a daughter, Mrs. Dolores Williams of Huntingdon; a son, James Norman Miller of Yuma; one sister, Mrs. Velma Sherman of Benton Harbor, Mich., one brother, Wayne Lovell of Yuma; and two grandchildren.
Carroll County News Wed. Jan. 23, 1985 - from the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

HENRY DEMON MILLER - Services for Henry Demon Miller, 88, of Huntingdon, are today (Wed. May 10) at Clarksburg Baptist Church. Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery in Yuma. Mr. Miller, a farmer, died Monday, May 8, at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. He was born on May 15, 1900 to the late Charlie Miller and former Lonnie Hollowell. He is survived by a son, J.C. Miller of Yuma; a sister, Luna Williams of Huntingdon; a brother, Albert Miller of Huntingdon; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-granddaughter.
Carroll Co. News May 10,1989 - from the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

J.C. MILLER - 76, of Yuma, died Monday, August 19, 2002 at the Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Services were held at 3 p.m. Wed. Aug. 21, at the Yuma Missionary Baptist Church. Brother Kevin Hollingshead officiated. Burial followed at New Hope Cemetery. Pallbearers who served were Caleb Boyd, Josh Boyd, Dusty Boyd, Troy Hayes, Hal Boyd and Amos Williams. Honorary pallbearers who served were Jimmy Miller and Clyde Hamilton. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Miller, the son of the late Henry Demon and Joan Ridley Carnal Miller, was born Sept. 14, 1925, in Carroll County. He was a farmer and a member of the Yuma Missionary Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Carolyn Jean Miller; and a son, Gordon "Pee Wee" Richard Miller. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Emma Jean Miller; four daughters, Delores Williams and Janice Boyd, both of Huntingdon, and Tammie Berry and Jamie Miller, both of Yuma; a son, James Norman Miller of Clarksburg; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Carroll County News Leader, Wed. Aug. 28, 2002 - From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell - transcribed by, Dianna Gilbert

JEAN (CARNELL) MILLER - Services for Mrs. Jean Carnall Miller, wife of H.D. Miller of Huntingdon, were at 2 p.m. Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church near Yuma. Burial was in the church cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. Mrs. Miller, who was 63, died last Thursday at her home after a long illness. Born in Henderson county, she had lived in Carroll County since 1920. She was a Baptist. Besides her husband, she leaves a son, J.C. Miller of Clarksburg; two sisters, Mrs. John Horn of Clarksburg and Mrs. Elnora Carey of Westport, and four grandchildren.
Tennessee Republican Fri. June 12, 1964 from the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

JESSIE HUGH MILLER - 72, of Atwood, died Friday, May 13, 1994 at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, May 15, at 3 p.m. at Dilday Funeral Home with Reverends Clarence Carter and Frank Linex offficiating. Burial was at Hampton Cemetery. Chosen as pallbearers were Scotty Ray Bailey, Amon Miller, Glen Codell, Junior Codell, Roy Longmire, and Carl Holland. Honorary Pallbearers who served were Butch Curtis, Howard Lee Curtis, and Danny Curtis. Mr. Miller, the son of the late Arlie Jessie and Ludie Lucretia Kirk Miller, was born December 17, 1921, in Carroll County, Tennessee. He was a retired truck driver for the Carroll County Highway Department, and a member of the Fairview Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jessie Mae Givens, who died in January, 1981. He is survived by three daughters, Becky Melton, of Buena Vista, TN., Nellie Baily of Huntingdon, Tn., and Shirley Hatley of Michigan, one son Harlon Miller, of Buena Vista, Tn. He also leaves two sisters, Mary Longmire, of Clarksburg, TN., and Frances Franklin, of Westport Tn., ten grandchildren and several great-grandchildren
News Leader, May 18, 1994 - From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell - transcribed by, Dianna Gilbert

KAREN GLADYS MILLER - A private family memorial service service for Karen Gladys Miller will be held at a later date. Mrs. Miller, age 66, died Sunday February 15, 2009 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. She is survived by her husband, John Mller of Yuma; two daughters, Wendy Tate of Lexington, Minnnnnnnndy Miller of Huma, two sonns,Jeff Wonsitler of Tok Alaska, James Wonsitler of Lexingtno ; two sisters, Debbie Brown and Caroline Miller both of Florida; sheis also leaves fourgrandchildren.
Lexingtn Progress 18 Feb 2009

LUCY (GRAY) MILLER , 73, of Huntingdon, died last Friday at Carroll County General Hospital, here. She was a member of the Baptist Church. Her parents were the late J.H. and Lonnie Holloway Miller. Services were at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at New Hope Baptist Church near Yuma. The Rev. Mitchell Rayburn of Camden officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. She leaves three brothers, H.D. Miller, A.J. Miller and A.E. Miller and three sisters, Mrs. Johnnie Smothers, Mrs. Charlie Cunningham, and Mrs. Fleetwood Williams, all of Huntingdon. Her nephews served as pallbearers.
Tennessee Republican Friday, Jan. 10 1969 - From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell - transcribed by, Dianna Gilbert

LUDIE MILLER , 84, wife of A.J. Miller died November 21, at her home near Huntingdon. Services were held at 2 p.m., Nov. 23 at the Davis Chapel Church near Huntingdon. Burial was in the Hampton Cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. She leaves a son, J.H. Miller of Huntingdon; four daughters, Mrs. Calvin Stewart, Mrs. Flossie Longmire, and Mrs. Francis Smith, all of Huntingdon, and Mrs. Mary Longmire of Schiller Park, Ill., and a sister, Mrs. Charlie Longmire of Medina; 13 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell - transcribed by, Dianna Gilbert

RICHARD MILLER , 20, shipping clerk, died Saturday in Methodist Hospital in Memphis following brain surgery. Services were at 2 p.m. Sunday at New Hope Baptist Church near Yuma. Burial was in the church cemetery with Dilday Funeral Home in charge. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Patsy Kay Miller; a brother Norman Miller of Yuma; three sisters, Miss Deloras Miller, Miss Janice Miller and Miss Tammy Miller all of Yuma; his paternal grandparents, Mr and Mrs. Demmons Miller of Yuma, and his maternal grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. Cisco Lovell of Clarksburg.
From the collection of Joy Beth Campbell

BETTY LOU (HIME) MILNER , age 67, died Monday, April 24, 2006 at McKenzie Regional Hospital. Funeral services were Thursday, April 27, 2:00 p.m. at Chase Funeral Home, Huntingdon. Burial was in Shiloh Cemetery with Wayne Perkins providing the eulogy. Mrs. Milner was born April 17, 1939 in Beardstown, Tennessee to the late Briley Alfred Hime and Della Maude (Cordray) Hime. She was a retired production worker for the Nestaway worker and a member of Fairview Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Alfred Hime and James Hime. Survivors include her husband, Roy Lynn Milner; one daughter, Paula Kay (Mark) Farris of Trenton; two sons, Roy Alfred (Brandy) Milner of Camden, Gregory Lynn Milner (Charlotte) of Huntingdon; three sisters, Christine Hime Denson of West Allis, Wisconsin, Virginia Hopper (Leon) of Cordova, Tenn., and Peggy (Jimmy) Taylor of Union City; four grandchildren, Kristopher C. Byrd, Amanda Hilliard, Richard E. Milner; and three great-grandchildren, Kody L. Byrd, Michael Byrd, and Austin K. Byrd. Chase Funeral Home of Huntingdon was in charge of arrangements.
McKenzie Banner 2 May 2006

DOCK MITCHELL , known to many of our readers, died at his home in the 19th district Monday and was buried at Union Academy Tuesday.
The Tennessee Republican Huntingdon, Carroll County Friday, January 18, 1929 -- GenForum by Nita

ALBERT ELMER MORGAN , age 31 years, of the 12th District, died at a Nashville hospital Monday of last week, from pneumonis which developed from an appendix operation. Funeral services were conducted by Rev Yates Wednesday and interment at Palmer Shelter. He is survived by his wife and four children, by his parents, three brothers including twin brother Elbert, Joe and John Morgan of this county, five sisters, Mrs Dave Rumley, Mrs Sam Arnold, Mrs Nancy Yawn, and Mrs Louis Coleman of this county and Mrs Harman Wilson of Ohio. He was a member of the Methodist Church at Palmer Shelter, an industrious young man, highly esteemed.
Contributed by Sharon Smith - Tennessee Republican newspaper, Friday, Jan 25, 1929, Huntingdon, Carroll Co TN
Albert Elmer Morgan Obituary
Son of Andrew Jackson Morgan & Sarah Jane Tate
Grandson of Albert G. Morgan & Rachel Pernervie Shaver

JESSE LEROY MORGAN , 42, of Cedar Grove, passed away Wednesday, November 29, at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, December 2, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Internment followed in the Seller Hill Cemetery. Bro. Martin Klamm officiated the service. Pallbearers who served were Jeffery Morgan, Chris Douglas, Paul Haywood, Shannon Douglas, Danny Seagraves, James Wolfe, James Thompson and Dennis Scott. Mr. Morgan was born January 9, 1964, in Huntingdon. He was a truck driver for the Pat Salmon Trucking Company and a member of the Clarksburg Church of Christ. He enjoyed going on wagon rides, as well as having an organized ride of his own for people to come and participate in. He was preceded in death by his father, Carl Elston Morgan and one brother, Ricky Morgan. He is survived by his mother, Mary Morgan of Cedar Grove; two daughters, Jessica (Corey) Hart of Wildersville and Rachel Morgan of Huntingdon; one son, Jonathan Morgan of Wildersville; four sisters, Deborah Barger of Cedar Grove, Jennifer Stanford of Jackson, Terry Dickson of Wildersville and Jackie Middleton of Cedar Grove. He also leaves one granddaughter, Libby Hart.
Contributed by Jerry McDaniel - The Watchers

RACHEL PERNERVIE (SHAVER) MORGAN , an aged woman of the Twelfth District, died last Saturday evening from acute indigestion followed by heart failure. She had been sick only a short while. The deceased was 78 years old, a member of the M.E. Church and a devoted christian woman. She was the widow of the late A.G. Morgan, by one son, A.J. Morgan and five daughters, Mrs. W.D. Tate, Mrs. N.E. Laycook, Mrs. Sam Smith, Mrs. R.A. Crider and Miss Eve Morgan. She had many friends to mourn her death. The burial occurred last Sunday afternoon at Palmer's Shelter, after burial services, conducted by her neighbor, Mr. Roberts. The bereaved have the sympathy of a large number of friends.
Contributed by Sharon Smith - Unknown Newsapaper 1917

WILLIAM CLARENCE MORGAN , age 58, died April 30, 2006 at his residence. Funeral services were Monday, May 1, 2006 at Brummitt Funeral Home, McKenzie with burial in the Union Academy Cemetery. Brother Virgil Bishop provided the eulogy. Mr. Morgan was born January 19, 1948, in Carroll County, to Bennie Morgan, Sr., and Clara May (Wheeler) Morgan, both deceased. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bennie Morgan, Jr., and Doug Morgan, and two sisters, Doris Hall and Evelyn Sydnor. Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Walls of Huntingdon; a brother, Bobby (Linda) Morgan of McKenzie; a sister, Ruth Morgan of McKenzie; two grandchildren, Jessica Wall and Kayley Walls; 13 nieces and nephews; and two special friends, Donald Reynolds and Michael Hollowell.
McKenzie Banner 2 May 2006

ZELLA MORGAN - Services for Zula B. Williams Morgan, 80, were at 1:00 p.m., Friday, June 1, 2001 at Reed's Chapel in Lexington. Burial was in the Palestine Cemetery in Carroll County. Mrs. Morgan, a homemaker and retired from the New Lennox (Illinois) School District, died Wednesday, May 30, 2001 at home in Cedar Grove of heart disease. She is survived by her husband, Lindon Morgan of Cedar Grove; a daughter and son, Jilly Kelley and Jeff Morgan, both of New Lenox, Illinois and a brother, Clayton "Doc" Williams of Lexington.

EDDIE MURRAY - Again the heavy hand of death visited this community, it has snatched from the arms of loving parents and brothers, a young man in the full bloom of joyous youth. After an illness of several weeks with typhoid fever, Eddie Murray, son of Gen. W. W. and Mollie Murray, died. We hereby tender to our many friends the assurance of our gratitude for and high appreciation of the unwearied kindness and sympathy manifested by them during the late protracted and fatal illness of our son EDDIE, October 10, 1889. W. W. MURRAY and MRS. MOLLIE MURRAY.
Carroll County Democrat Huntingdon, Tennessee Friday, October 11, 1889

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