Obituaries 2015

Judy Highland (12-30-15) service 1-3-16

Judy Faye Highland, 55, of Savannah, died on Wednesday, Dec. 30.  She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Carl Franks and Mattie Sue Highland.  When she was still a young girl she was adopted and raised by her grandparents, Rip and Lillian Highland.Ms. Highland had worked for Engineering Plastics for 10…

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Carolyn Burrow (12-29-15) service 1-1-16

Carolyn Faye Kennedy Burrow, 73, of Lexington, Tennessee, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, in Savannah.She was born in McNairy County, the daughter of the late Henry Leon and Offie Mae Sweat Kennedy. She was united in marriage to Donnie Burrow, who survives.Mrs. Burrow worked as a medical secretary for Jackson Madison County General Hospital.  She was…

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Kim Plunk (12-31-15) service 1-6-16

Kim Plunk departed this life on Thursday, Dec. 31, at the age of 46 years, 1 month, and 21 days.  She was born in Kentucky, the daughter of the late Anne Higgins. Kim was a LPN for 25 years and was a charge nurse at Savannah Healthcare. She was a member of Savannah Moose Lodge.…

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Marie Bryant (12-18-15) service 1-9-16

Lillie “Marie” Bryant, 59, was born on April 23, 1956. She left her home on Friday, Dec. 18.She leaves behind her husband of 35 years, George S. Bryant; two sons, Eddie and Paul French; one stepdaughter, Kelly Fort; and one stepson, Britt Bryant; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and siblings, Tucker Slover of Covington, Tennessee, Barbara…

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Jerry Milholen (12-25-15) service 12-31-15

Funeral services for Jerry Blade Milholen, age 18, are scheduled for 1 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 31, in the Chapel of Pafford Funeral Home with Bro. Mitchell Milholen officiating. Burial will follow in Jones Cemetery. Jerry passed away on Friday, Dec. 25, in Paragould, Arkansas. Born July 17, 1997, in Jackson, Tennessee, Jerry was a…

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David Gibbs (12-23-15) service 12-27-15

David Gibbs was born Sept. 5, 1953, in Savannah, the son of Geneva Ernestine Browder and the late Herbert Hoover Gibbs.He was united in marriage to Cheryl Pickens on June 12, 1982.In his younger years, he earned the rank of Eagle Scout through excelling in the areas of leadership, service and outdoor skills. He was…

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Mary Clarke (12-23-15) service 12-27-15

Mary Joyce Farmer Clarke was born on July 27, 1933, in Trenton, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Hugh Nelson and Cora Ida Griggs Farmer. On April 8, 1951, she was united in marriage to R.C. Clarke Jr., who preceded his wife in death on June 5, 1992.Ms. Clarke was raised in Trenton; however spent…

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Angela Carr (12-28-15) service 12-30-15

Angela Kay Carr departed this life on Monday, Dec. 28, at the age of 52 years and 1 month.  She was born in Hardin County, Tennessee the daughter of Lonnie and Bonnie Rich Godwin.  On Dec. 16, 1989, she was united in marriage to Jerry Carr, who survives.Angela worked at the First Assembly of God…

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Lucy Burgess (12-25-15) service 12-29-15

Lucy Ann Jones Burgess of Savannah went to meet the Lord on Christmas Day 2015 at her home. Lucy was born on Oct. 10, 1961, in Madison County to Lewis Jones and Loy McAdams Jones of Jack’s Creek, Tennessee. She attended Chester County High School, Freed-Hardeman University, and later earned her Masters of Arts in…

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Mary Sue Dale (12-27-15) service 1-2-16

Mary Sue Dale, 82, of Savannah, died on Sunday, Dec. 27.She is survived by her husband, John Dale of Savannah; three children, Grant Dale of Savannah, Robin Conyers of East Prairie, Missouri, and  Johnny Dale of Ocala, Florida; 11 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister; three brothers;…

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