OBITUARIES of HENDERSON COUNTY

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JUANITA COX NEIKIRK - Graveside services for Mrs. Juanita Cox Neikirk, age 97, were Monday December 14, 2009 at Marl Bluff Cemetery. Burial followed. Pafford Funeral Home of Lexington was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Neikirk died Saturday in Reagan. She was born June 3, 1912 in Silex MO to the late William C. and Ida McDowell Cox. She was a homemaker. She was preceded by her husband, Mr. Dwight Neikirk, two sons, Gary and Donald Neikirk and a daughter Gail Dripps. Survivors include her two sons, Michael Neikirk of Fayette TN and David Neikirk of Hazel Green AL, a daughter Janet Richey of Birmingham and nineteen grandchildren.
Lexington Progress 16 Dec 2009

DAVID WILSON NEISLER ,60, were conducted from Center Hill Baptist Church Tuesday afternoon by the Rev. J.H. Kennedy. Mr. Neisler died at his home near Reagan Monday?? (18 Feb 1890). He had been in failing health for the past serveral years. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Mattie Horton Neisler; two sons, Romie of Jackson and Eugene of Reagan; two daughters, Mrs. Ruth Moore of Memphis and Gerlene of Reagan; a brother J. A. of Reagan, three sistrs, Mrs. Daisy Petty, Mrs. Margie Weatherington of Reagan and Mrs. Sindie Johnson of Jackson. Burial was in Center Hill.

JAMES LEE NEISLER - Services for J. L. [James Lee] Neisler were April 29th at Reed's Chapel with the Rev. Howell Gossett officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mr. Neisler, who was 66, died at his home after a sudden illness. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Helen Neisler of Cedar Grove; a son, James Neisler of Enville; four daughters, Marjorie Cook of Memphis, Barbara Lunsford of Lexington, Terrie Neisler of Memphis and Angie Neisler of Cedar Grove; three half-sisters, Louise Springer, Lucille Britt, both of Huntingdon and Linda Springer of Henderson; four step-brothers, W. A. Tart of Reagan, Robert Tart, Billy Tart, both of Huntingdon and Jimmy Tart of Indiana, 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The Lexington Progress, May 15, 1991

JULUS ANDREW NEISLER - Services for Julus Andrew Neisler were Friday at Reed's Chapel with the Rev. O. R. Meggs officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mr. Neisler, who was 82, died at Carroll County Hospital. He leaves a son, J. L. Neisler of Lexington; a step-son, Elmer Mooney of Medina; a step-daughter, Mrs. Mary Dunlap of Enville and a brother, O. E. Neisler of Jackson.
The Lexington Progress, November 6, 1974

MARJORIE HELEN NEISLER - Services for Mrs. Marjorie Helen Neisler were Friday, January 31, at Reed's Chapel with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Neisler, who was 65, died Thursday, January 30 at Jackson General Hospital. She was a homemaker and the widow of J. L. Neisler. She leaves four daughters, Marjorie Cook, Barbara Lunsford, Terrie Neisler, all of Memphis and Angie Neisler of Lexington; a son, James Neisler of Jackson; two sisters, Louise Terry of Lexington and Josie Warner of Ridgley, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The Lexington Progress, February 5, 1997

MARY LOU NEISLER - Services for Mrs. Mary Lou Neisler were Wednesday afternoon at Sharon Methodist Church with the Rev. Jerry Grimsley officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Reed's Chapel in charge. Mrs. Neisler, who was 99, died Monday night at her home after a long illness. She was a lifelong resident of Henderson County and a member of the Pentecostal Church. She leaves her husband, Julus Neisler, a son, Robert Mooney of Medina; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Hart of Cedar Grove; a brother, J. I. Massey of Beech Bluff; a sister, Mrs. Susie Pierce of Cedar Grove; 15 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.
The Lexington Progress, November 7, 1963

MARY ANN (CLIMER) NEISLER - Services for Mrs. Mary Ann Neisler, 58, were conducted from Ceneter Hill Church Friday afternoon by J.H. Kennedy and E.E. Scott. Mrs. Neisler died Thursday afternoon at Conger Clinic where she had been a patient for a few days. She leaves her husband, J.A. Neisler of Reagan; two daughter, Mrs. Kitty Lou Dunn, Lexington and Mrs. Bessie Milton, Jackson; two sons, J.D. and R.T. Neisler, both of Reagan; a sister, Mrs. Jeff Grissom, Reagan; three brothers, Euther and Bob Climer, Henderson and Dexter Climer of Reagan. Fifteen Grandchildren also survive. Burial in Center Hill and Lexington Funeral home in chrge.
Lexington Progress 2/29/1952

TAMMY LORAYNE (MENZIES) NEWBERRY departed life here on earth Thursday February 25, 2010 at Jackson Conty General, yielding to a higher calling. Born June 15, 1961 in Lexington TN, she graduated dfrom Bethel University with a Bachelor of Science Depgree in 1988. Services were held Saturday eb. 27, 2010 in the chapel of Chase Funeral Home, Huntingdon TN at 1 pm. Burial was in Kizer Cemetery, Lexington TN with Rev. Rodney Campbell officiating. To mourn her passing are her devoted parents George and Nellie Manzies, sisters, Dr. Barbara Menzies Holloway (Donald), Seattle, Washington, Marisa Menzies Hart (Vincent) of Lexington; one brother George L. Menzies Jr. Nashville, one daughter Lori Newberry and grandson Camron of Nashville; her aunts, Dorothy Priddy, Virginia Menzies, Linda Summers (Danny) all of Nashville, Dorothy Carver and Clarence Mayoof Lexington, Maggie Johnson of California, uncle RObert Menzies of California (Francis. Preceding her were her brother Michael Menzies; grandnparents Clyde and Excell Williams and Earnest and Husoline Menzies. Pallbearers were Steve Mayo, Marvin Mayo, Vincent Hart, Darren Hart, George Menzies Jr. III, and George Menzies Jr.
Lexington Progress 2 Mar 2010

THOMAS NEWLIN - Services for Mr. Newlin, age 70, were March 3, 2009 in the chapel of Pafford Funeral Home. Burial followed in Hare Cemetery. Mr. Newlin died THursday in Jackson. He was a retired truck driver for Warner Trucking. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Joy Newlin; six sons, T.J. of Lexington, Jim of Russellville IN, David, Butch and Sam of West. Lafayette IN and Daniel of Lebanon MO; three daughters, Dona Newlin, Melissa Brewer and Teresa Newlin all of Crafordville IN and on grandchild. He was preceded by one daughter, Arlis Newlin.
Lexington Progress 4 Mar 2009

ALBERTA B. NEWLON - age 90, of Scotts Hill, died Monday May 4, 2015 in Lexington. She is survived by a son, Wayne Newlon; and a daughter Lynn Day, both of Scotts Hill. Graveside funeral services were May 8 at the Slusher Cemetery, in Rockholds, Kentucy with Reeds Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Lexington Progress 6 May 2015

SAM NEWMAN - Services for Sam t. Newman will be today, Thursday December 28, 2000 at 2 p.m. at Reeds Chapel with burial in Center Hill. Mr. Newman, 91, died Wednesday December 27, 2000 at his home of heart disease. He was a retired farmer. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Maudie Newman; a daughter, Lawanda Sue Hensley of Reagan; a son, Jerry Glenn Newman of Pinson, six grandchildren.
Lexington Progress 12/27/2000

LARRY WAYNE NICHOLS - Services for Larry Nichols were Feb. 2, 1010 at Reeds Chapel in Lexington with burial followin gin Sand Ridge Cemetery. Mr. Nichols age 60, of Wildersville, died January 30, 2010 at Henderson County Hsp. Survivors are his mother, Mary Fesmire, wife Nancy of Wildersville, a son, Michael W. Nichols of Burns TN; two sisters Janet Stone and Sharon Wood, both of Lexington; two brothers, Glen and Neal Nichols both of Lexington.
Lexington Progress 3 Feb. 2010

MURRAY LEON NICHOLS , age 63, died April 9, 2011 at his home. He is survived by his son, Timothy Shane Nichols of Texas; three brothers, Guy Nichols of TX, Jerry of Parsons and Danny of Lexington. He was preceded by his parents Jo Edna Phillips and Henry Leon Nichols. The family chose cremation. In lieu offlowers donations should be send to the Kidney Foundation.
Lexington Progress 13 April 2011

JIM NICHOLSON - Memorial services for Jim Nicholson, age 54 are Saturday Jan. 26, 2013 in the chapel of Pafford Funeral Home. The family has chosen cremation. He passed away Jan. 17, 2013 in Biloxi MS. He was born September 29, 1958 in Germany. He was a construction worker. Survivors include his parents, James and Barbara Nicholson of Beech Bluff; two daughters, Brandy Culver and Monica Stout of Lexington, a sister, Cathy Nicholson of Jackson and two grandsons, and a girfriend, Shirley Garrison of Biloxi MS.
Lexington Progress 23 Jan 2013

SYLVIA ESTER NIMBS - age 87, of Pinehurst NC died Oct. 10, 2013 in NC. She is survived by a son, Stanley Chase; two daughters Charlene Kirk and Debbie Middleton; a brother, Louie Gullubier and five grandchildren. Graveside services were held on Oct. 14, 2013 at Sardis Cemetery with Reeds Chapel in charge.
Lexington Progress 16 Oct 2013

MARGARET BAXTER NOE - Services for Margaret Baxter Noe were March 10, 2011 at Reeds Chapel with burial following in the Spain Cemetery. Mrs. Noe, age 78, of Cedar Grove, died March 9, 2011 in Jackson. She is survived by two daughters Sharon Depriest of Cedar Grove and Sandra Prince of Lexington; a brother, Bobby Axbill of Lexington, a sister Madge Thomas of McLemoresville and five grandchildren, also a daughter-in-law Ginger Baxter. She was preceded by husbands, Connie Baxter and Alfred Noe; sons, Richard and David Baxter and grandchildren Shannon Arthur and Ashley Prince.
Lexington Progress 16 Mar 2011

RICHARD RANDALL NOE - A memorial Service will be held at Reed's Chapel Lexington Tn at 1 pm on Wed. May 5, 2010 with Derry Gray officiating. Richard Noe, 56 of Lexington passed away May 2, 2010 at Henderson County Hsp. Randy was the son of the late Wanda Hawley and Richard Noe. He wasssssss a probation officer for the Staate of TN. He is survived by his wife, Viki (Steele) Noe of Lexington; a daughter Allyson Clark, of Huron; a son Adam Noe of Lexington; two grandchildren, Alayna and Braylon Clark and a sister, Debbie (Richard) Gramlick of Lexington. His family has chosen cremation.
Lexington Progress 5 May 2010

DANNY NOLEN - Services for Danny Nolen, age 78, are Dec. 3, 2014 in the chapel of Pafford Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Center Hill Cemetery. Mr. Nolen passed away late Sunday in Lexington. He was born Sept. 19, 1936 in Saltillo to the late O.D. and Ora Mae (Montgomery) Nolen. He was a member of the Methodist Church in Camden, was former ownder of Piggly Wiggly and a local cap company and enjoyed racing, air crafts, and camping. Survivors include his wife of 30 years Betty Vineyard; two sons, Dan and Jami, four stepsons Roger, Scotty, Mike and Brandon Williams; his daughter Kelley Van Voorhis; one sister Jo Evelyn Bawcum and eleven grandchildren.
Lexington Progress 3 Dec 2014

EVA MARIE (MANESS) NOLES - Services for Eva Marie Noles were Sunday Nov. 1, 2009 at Mt. Nebo Baptist Church. Mrs. Noles, age 76, died Friday October 30, 2009 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. She was preceded by her husband, Jamaes Frankin Noles, a son James larry Noles, a siser ALpia Davis; five brothers, Granville, Asa, Onie, Junior and Dannis Maness. Survivors include her sisters, Bonnie Thompson, Doris Noles both of Beuna Vista and Edena Woods of Lwxington.
Lexington Progress 4 Nov 2009

FLORA L. (ROSSON) NORTHCUTT - Services for Flora Northcutt were April 3, 2009 in the chapel of Pafford Funeral Home. Burial followed in Palestine Pentecostal Cemetery. Mrs. Northcutt, a retired factory worker age 88, fied APril 10, 2009 at Henderson Hospital. Survivors include two daughters, Evelyn Nicks and Dottie Lewis and a son, J.V. Rosson all of Lexington.
Lexington Progress 8 April 2009
Funeral - Pafford Funeral Home: Funeral services for Mrs. Flora L Rosson Northcutt will be held 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 3, 2009 at the Chapel of Pafford Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Beecham and Bro. John Singleton officiating. Burial will follow in the Palestine Pentecosatl Church Cemetery. Mrs. Northcutt, the daughter of the late Rube and Nannie Jane Jones Goff, died Wednesday, April 1, 2009 in Lexington, TN. She was a lifelong resident of Henderson County and a retired factory employee of Salant and Salant. She is survived by her two daughters: Evelyn Nicks and Dottie Lewis both of Lexington, TN and her son J.V. Rosson of Lexington, TN.; five grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

MINNIE NORWOOD - Services for Minnie Norwood were Thursday at Pafford Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby Beecham officiating. Burial was in Center Hill Cem. Mrs. Norwood who was 88, died Tuesday night at Lexington Methodist Hsp. She was a homemaker and the widow of Clifford Norwood. She leaves two sons, Leon Norwood of Lexington, Odie Norwood of Memphis; a daughter, Mrs. Martha Darrough of Nashville; five half-sisters, Mrs. Thelma Singleton, Mrs. Exell Tart both ofLexington, Mrs. Berl Sloan of Jackson, Mrs. Geraldine Easter of Illinois and Mrs. Connie Sue Climer of Henderson; seven grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
(Lexington Progress 16 Mar 1988)

RANDALL GLEN NORWOOD , age 58, of Sardis, died June 26, 2013 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Debra; 2 daughters, Dallas Hensley and April Hamilton of Lexington; his parents Odie and Irene Norwood; a sister Diane Harrison of Memphis; a brother Tommy of Memphis; and e grandchildren. Graveside fundeeral serivces were held June 28, 2012 at the Palestine Cemetery.
Lexington progress July 3, 2013

DEAN NOWELL - Services for Dean Nowell were Monday Aug. 8, 2011 at Reeds Chapel with burial in Oak grove Cemetery. Mrs. Nowell, age 85 of Lexington died Saturday Aug. 6, 2011 at her home. She is survived by a daughter Kay (Travis) Lewis of Lexington; two grandchildren John David Lesis and Cindy Lee Bryson of Baldwin GA and nine great-grandchildren.
Lexington Progress Aug 10, 2011

PAUL NOWELL - Funeral services for Paul Nowell, age 86, were Monday Dec. 14, 2009 in the chapel of Pafford Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Maness and Bro. Phillips Halters officiating. Burial followed in Bible Grove Cem. Mr. Nowell died late Friday at his home in Lexington. He was born in Henderson County on October 3, 1923 to the late Murry and Allie Jones Nowell. He was a retired employee of Bailey's Sawmill and a life long member of Bible Grove Baptist Church. He was preceded by one son, Jerry Nowell. Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Mrs. Ruth Nowell, three sons, Larry (Sandra) Nowell, Kenneth (Charlene) Nowell and Roger (Vicki) Nowell and 13 grandchildren.
Lexington Progress 16 Dec 2009

ELTA FRANCIS (ARNOLD) NUCKOLLS , wife of Mr. Charles B. Nuckolls of Memphis, and daughter of Dr. J.M. Arnold, died in the St. Joseph Hospital November 1, 1916. Mrs. Nuckolls was born in this county September 1, 1886 and was married January 9, 1910. She is survived by her husband, one son, James Edward, aged about five years, two brothers and two sisters. The remains were brought from Memphis and the funeral conducted by Rev. Fleetwood Ball interment in Unity Cemetery, Chester Co.
(Lexington Progress November 3, 1916)

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