James Edward Greenwood
James Edward Greenwood, 70, of Livingston passed away Oct. 25 at his home. Funeral services were held Oct. 27 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Bruce Mullinix officiating. Interment followed in the Holly Springs Cemetery.
James Edward Greenwood was born April 5, 1942, in Livingston.
He was preceded in death by his father Elmer Greenwood.
Surviving relatives include his wife Brenda Greenwood of Livingston; mother Zylpha Greenwood of Livingston; sister Lorene Eldridge and husband Harold of Livingston; brother Tom Greenwood and wife Judy of Livingston; sister-in-law Pat Greenwood of Allons; and several nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Pallbearers were Gary Greenwood, Steve Greenwood, Mark Greenwood, Danny Eldridge and Doug Eldridge.
Genevie Wright, 67, of Cookeville passed away Oct. 29 at Cumberland River Hospital. Funeral services were held Oct. 31 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Harris Chapel Cemetery in Monterey.
Genevie Wright was born Aug. 16, 1945, in Overton County.
She was preceded in death by her parents Calvin and Mae Qualls Henson.
She is survived by her son Jason Wright.
Pallbearers were Marty Hinson, Scotty Hinson, Jamie Crockett, Donnie Bull, Kirk King, Allen Leveque and Tracy Swain.
Tammy Michelle Honeycutt Duke
Tammy Michelle Honeycutt Duke, 36, of Celina passed away Oct. 25 at Cumberland River Hospital. Memorial services were held at Speck Funeral Home Oct. 28 with Minister J. David Parsons officiating.
Tammy Michelle Honeycutt Duke was born Sept. 10, 1976, in Putnam County. She was a CNA with Quality Home Health and a Baptist in faith.
Surviving relatives include her husband Daniel Duke of Celina; parents Ruey and Hessie Mae Hammock Honeycutt of Rickman; sister Tabitha Gail Honeycutt of Rickman; grandmother Celia Geneva Shearl of Livingston; grandmother Georgia Lee Honeycutt of Monterey; and grandparents-in-law James H. and Edith Master, and Debbie and Buddy Duke, all of Mt. Pleasant.
Kathleen Bilbrey, 93, of Valparaiso, IN, passed away Oct. 21 at Life Center of Valparaiso. Funeral services were held Oct. 25 at Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Buckner officiating. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens.
Kathleen Bilbrey was born Oct. 20, 1919, in Centralia, IL. She was a homemaker and also a Baptist in faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband William Carvel Bilbrey; parents Ogle and Leta Gail Burge Cherry; brother Win Cherry; and sister Doris Cherry.
Surviving relatives include her sons Billy Bilbrey and wife Donna of Cookeville; daughter Sue Kehr of Utica, NY; and five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Josh Bilbrey, Jamie Bilbrey, Willie Hugh Bilbrey, Jerry Bilbrey and Jerry Norrod.
Billy Doyle Presley
Billy Doyle Presley, 70, of Livingston passed away Oct. 27 at Overton County Nursing Home. Funeral services were held Oct. 30 at Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in the Okolona Cemetery.
Billy Doyle Presley was born Aug. 8, 1942, in Overton County. He worked in construction as a concrete finisher, served in the National Guard and was also a Baptist in faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents A.T. and Leron Harris Presley; son Billy Odell Presley; and brother Joe Wheeler Presley.
Surviving relatives include his sons Johnny Presley and Jamey Presley, both of Livingston; daughters Carol Bilbrey of Rock Island, Debbie Jo Gunnels of Monroe, Sharon Watkins, Tammy Wilborn and Christie Blackwell, all of Livingston; brothers Bruce Presley of Hilham, Otis Presley and Donald Presley, both of Livingston; sisters Bonnie Hargis of Livingston, Genevie Cantrell of Livingston, Shelia Lacy of Rickman and Charlotte Masters of Livingston; special friend Rosie Ann Murray of Livingston; 21 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Josh Masters, Cody Presley, Boyd Cantrell, Christopher Blackwell, Gregory Post and Devin Gentry.
Sherry Lynn Hamilton
Sherry Lynn Hamilton, 61, of Cookeville passed away Oct. 29 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Nov. 1 at Speck Funeral Home with Pastor Virgil Paul officiating. Interment followed in the Old Union Cemetery.
Sherry Lynn Hamilton was born Jan. 14, 1951, in Jefferson County, KY. She was a homemaker and a member of First Church of God in Cookeville.
She was preceded in death by her parents Roger and Mildred Holbert Price.
Surviving relatives include her husband Ivan Hamilton of Cookeville; son Ivan Scott Hamilton and wife Christina of Sparta; daughter Tama Gibson of Louisville, KY; brothers Terry Price of Salem, IN, and Rick and Kent Price of Louisville, TN; sisters Joy Zinger, April Price and Debbie French, all of Louisville, KY; five grandchildren; and one great grandchild.
Pallbearers were Beco Hamilton, Breeze Hamilton, Austin Hamilton, James Hollars, Jim Jernigan and Further Holiner.
Charlie Ray Ellis
Brick And Block Mason
Charlie Ray Ellis, 59, of Crossville (formerly of Clay County) passed away Oct. 28 at Cumberland Medical Center. Graveside services were held Oct. 31 at the Fellowship Cemetery with Bro. Mike McCoy officiating.
Charlie Ray Ellis was born Jan. 11, 1953, in Clay County. He was a brick and block mason and a Baptist in faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents George and Estelle Dorth Ellis; sister Susie Richardson; and brother Austin Ellis.
Surviving relatives include wife Debbie Smith Ellis of Crossville; son Chad Ellis of Crossville; stepson Greg Whited of Crossville; brother George Ellis of Celina; sisters Ann Clark of Allons, Ruby Tinsley of Indianapolis, IN, and Anna Mae Potter of Crossville; and three grandchildren.
James David Russell
James David Russell, 74, of Cookeville passed away Oct. 31 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Nov. 2 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Davis officiating. Interment followed in the Concord Cemetery.
James David Russell was born Nov. 2, 1937, in Claborn County, TN.
He was preceded in death by his parents Horace and Elizabeth (Killon) Russell; sisters Doshie West and Ada White; and brothers Rosco Russell, William Russell, Estel Russell and Rodger Russell.
Surviving relatives include his wife Juanita Maxine (Hawkins) Russell; daughter Gwen Russell Tayes and husband Mark; son J.D. Russell and wife Tena; brother Jimmy Russell; sisters Evelene Thaxton and Donna Lee Brandenburg; grandchildren Cortney Brooke Johnson, Chloe Delane Tayse, Joshua Russell, Jeremy Russell, David Hamilton and Heather Hamilton; four great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Jeremy Russell, Wade Russell, Stewart Russell, Darrin Shaw, Tim Moyer and Nick Turner.
Owen C. Matthews
Owen C. Matthews, 65, passed away Nov. 1 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held Nov. 5 at Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in the Okolona Cemetery.
Owen C. Matthews was born March 9, 1947, in Cumberland County. He was a farmer and a Baptist in faith.
He was preceded in death by his wife Burnell Loftis Matthews; parents Elmer and Fannie Bell Boles Matthews; brother Everett Ray Matthews; and sister Etta Smith.
Surviving relatives include his brothers Hugh Roy Matthews, Horace Matthews, Lee Matthews, Lawrence Matthews and Sam Matthews; sisters Ruby Sherrill, Nancy Pugh, Audra Gurrero and Mary Matthews; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Rex Melton, Kendrick Melton, Kenny Melton and Roy Hugh Melton.
Card Of Thanks
From the family of ImoGean Seber Staggs, who passed away, her family wants to thank all who came to support our family through this time. We thank Overton Nursing Home for their care of our mother and the ones that work there that give of themselves. We want to thank all of our family and friends for the cards, flowers and food. Our family feels privileged to know such good people, and it is a time like this that you realize how special people are and that there are a great many good people around.
We thank all for showing that you care.
Linda and Jewell
Larry and Betty Staggs,
Sharon and Jimmy
Sheila and Darroll Carr
Card Of Thanks
What a comfort…for us to know that our burden of grief was shared by our family and friends.
The Family of