Obituaries 2015

Sammy Robbins (12-25-15) service 12-27-15

Sammy Dale Robbins, 65, of Scotts Hill, died Friday, Dec. 25, at his home.Mr. Robbins was a retired heavy equipment operator.He is survived by his wife, Mary Frances Robbins of Scotts Hill; two daughters, Tonya Martz of Milledgeville and Samantha Robbins of Lexington; three sons, Tim Dyer of Decaturville, Sammy Dale Robbins of Sardis and…

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Almalee Redding (12-24-15) service 12-28-15

Almalee Junell Kirk Redding, 96, of Sardis, died Thursday, Dec. 24, in Decatur County.She was born in Henderson County, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Thomas Joseph and Mary Jane Rice Kirk. She was united in marriage to John C. Redding, who preceded her in death.Mrs. Redding was a member of Sardis United Methodist Church…

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Edwin Lopez (12-17-15)

Edwin Lopez, 59, of Savannah, died Wednesday, Dec. 17.He was born in New York, New York, the son of the late Epifoanio and Dolores Riveria Lopez.Mr. Lopez served his country in the United States Army from 1978-1992. He was employed in the carnival industry. He is survived by three children, Marcia Stockton of Florida, Jenny…

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Belle Jarrett (12-20-15) service 12-23-15

Belle Jarrett, 72, of Morris Chapel, died on Sunday, Dec. 20, in Savannah.She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Gustie and Myrtle Qualls Austin. She was united in marriage to Jerry Leon Jarrett, who survives.Mrs. Jarrett worked for 30 years as a supervisor for Brown Shoe Company.  She was a member…

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Warren Hall (12-23-15) service 12-27-15

Warren W. Hall, 94, of Savannah, died on Wednesday, Dec. 23, in Savannah.He was born in Wayne County, the son of the late Pinkey Judson and Ida Bell Stribling Hall. He was united in marriage to Robbie Louise Franks, who survives.Mr. Hall served his country in the United States Army. He retired from TVEC where…

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Lester Dickman (12-28-15) service 1-1-16

Lester Dickman, 86, of Savannah, died on Monday, Dec. 28.  He was born in Santa Anna, California, the son of the late Lester William and Margaret Anna Cordis Dickman. He was united in marriage to Geraldine Mary Hamilton Dickman, who survives.Mr. Dickman received his masters degree in business management from Madison College in Madison, Tennessee…

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Helen Tirey (12-20-15) service 12-23-15

Helen Smith Bowden Tirey, 80, of Tuscumbia, Alabama, died on Sunday, Dec. 20.  She was born in Lauderdale County, Alabama, the daughter of the late Otti and Susie Terry Smith. She was united in marriage to Paul Cortez Tirey, who preceded her in death.Mrs. Tirey had worked at Tennessee River Inc. as a sewing machine…

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William Reed (12-8-15) service 12-19-15

William C. Reed, 63, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee, died on Tuesday, Dec. 8.He was born in Savannah,  the son of the late Paul C. Reed and Jo Ann Reynolds.  Mr. Reed is survived by his two daughters; two sisters, Martha Dean Beard of Liberty Hill, Texas and Barbara  Muehlbauer of Pickwick Dam, Tennessee; and one brother,…

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Holland Keymon (12-18-15) service 12-21-15

Holland C. Keymon, 74, of Clifton, died on Friday, Dec. 18.  He was born in Clifton, the son of the late Martin and Claire Kiddy Keymon. Mr. Keymon was a truck driver.He is survived by a son, Jeff Keymon; daughter, Lisa Keymon; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a great-great grandson; and several nieces and nephews.In addition…

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Shirley Hazel (12-19-15) service 12-22-15

Shirley Sue Hazel, 76, of Iuka, Mississippi, died on Saturday, Dec. 19.  She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Richard and Pearlie Hardin Newman.  Ms. Hazel had previously lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where she had worked as a CNA at Cotner’s Nursing Home.  She is survived by her children, Bobby…

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