TN Promise needs 24 volunteer mentors for Hardin County by Dec. 4

Dec. 4 is the deadline to apply as a Class of 2021 tnAchieves mentor, but as of today, Hardin County still needs 24 mentors. Mentors serve as a resource and offer encouragement and help for students as they transition from high school to college. Many who use TN Promise – which provides high school graduates…

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Hugh Bryant (11-27-20) service 12-2-20

Hugh Odell Bryant, of Savannah, was born on Feb. 17, 1935, in Ripley, Mississippi, the son of the late James Wesley and Pearl Hannah Bryant. On June 26, 1958, he was united in marriage to Dorothy Jean Kirk, who survives. Mr. Bryant was a member of Pleasant Hill Pentecostal Church in Corinth, Mississippi. He loved…

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Mary Harrison (11-25-20) service 11-28-20

Mary Frances Sweatman Harrison, 92, of Stantonville, died Nov. 25, in Jackson, Tennessee. She was born in Ripley, Mississippi, the daughter of the late Clarence Lee and Lydia Mae Lawson Sweatman. She was united in marriage to Elmer William Harrison, who preceded her in death. Mrs. Harrison worked for Garan Manufacturing in Adamsville and other…

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Bob Stanford (11-21-20) service 11-25-20

Bob Glen Stanford, 80, of Savannah, passed away Saturday night, Nov. 21, at his Olivet home. Mr. Stanford was born Dec. 2, 1939, in Enville, the son of the late Lois and Velma Austin Stanford. He graduated from Adamsville High School in 1958 and served in the Marines from 1958 – 1962, as a corporal.…

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Donald Minard (11-21-20) service 11-28-20

Donald Carlin Minard, of Sardis, was born on Feb. 6, 1949, in Wild Rose, Wisconsin, the son of the late Reynolds James and Dorothy Belle Cain Minard. On Jan. 8, 1974, he was united in marriage to Bonnie Taylor Minard, who preceded her husband in death on Nov. 23, 2003. Mr. Minard honorably served his…

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Martha Ingle (11-21-20) service 11-24-20

Martha Lou Nixon Ingle, of Savannah, was born in McNairy County on April 1, 1941, the daughter of Dewey and Velvie Pounds Nixon. On May 11, 1978, she was united in marriage to William Boyd Ingle who preceded her in death on Sept. 27, 2018. Martha worshipped with Southside Baptist Church in Savannah, where she…

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Lee Horton (11-24-20)

Lee Paulk Horton, of Savannah, departed this life on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the age of 83 years and 22 days. He was born in Savannah on Nov. 2, 1937, the son of the late John Henry Horton and Dovie Louise Bailey Horton. On June 6, 1958, he was united in marriage to Carolyn Ruth…

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James “Jimmy” Helton (11-24-20) service 12-5-20

James A. “Jimmy” Helton, of Savannah, was born on Sept. 1, 1948, in Finger, the son of the late Fred Hardeman and Bessie Maurine Carpenter Helton. Jimmy moved to Memphis at the age of 3 where he went to Wellstation Elementary and graduated from Kingsbury High School. After graduation, he went to work for Plough…

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