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Cordia M. Gann (5-20-20)

Cordia M. Gann was born in Hardin County, Tennessee on July 15, 1930, the daughter of the late James Albert Rose, Sr.. and Eva Nora Hill Rose. On Nov. 8, 1947 she was united in marriage to Loy Gipson Gann, who preceded his wife in death on Dec. 6, 1982. Cordia worked as a bookkeeper…

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Martha White (3-22-20)

Martha P. Wheeler White, 91, of Counce, was born on Aug. 3, 1928, in Big Creek, Calhoun County, Mississippi, to the late Foster B. Jr. and Verda P. Delaney Wheeler. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles W. Wheeler of Phoenix, Arizona and Billy M. Wheeler of Guys, Tennessee. Martha attended high school…

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Evelyn Hamilton (1-3-20) services 1-7-20

Evelyn Coln Hamilton was born on Feb. 5, 1929, in Alcorn County, Mississippi, the daughter of the late Charlie Victor and Sellie Forsythe Weeks. In 1948, she was united in marriage to Charlie Coln, who preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 1979. Evelyn worked as a seamstress for Clifton Manufacturing for 20 years. She…

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Eltie Austin (11-2-19) service 11-5-19

Eltie Lee Austin, of Savannah, was born in Hardin County on Oct. 21, 1938, the daughter of the late Deck and Rosie May Austin. She was a member of Mt. Zion Church of Christ.  Ms. Austin retired from Cross Country Apparel after working there for approximately 10 years. Ms. Austin was a joyful homemaker who…

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Doris McClendon (10-19-19) service 10-23-19

Doris Margaret Hildebrand McClendon was born in Frankfurt, Germany on May 28, 1940, the daughter of the late Hans and Marie Bocknen Hildebrand. Doris retired after 20 plus years from ITT in Corinth, Mississippi. She enjoyed watching TV, listening to music, especially Elvis, Prince, Def Leopard and any of the 1980s hair bands.  Doris loved…

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Rex Handley (7-27-19)

On Nov. 8, 1931, Arthur and Emma Hartley Handley welcomed their sixth child into their farm house on Dodd Lane in the Walkertown community of Hardin County. This fourth son joined the growing family as the great depression was crippling the nation. The baby boy was given the name Rex Dee Handley, which later he…

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James “Jim” Reid (5-30-19) service 6-2-19

James “Jim” Arthur Reid, 85, of Savannah, died on Thursday, May 30. He was born in South Carolina, the son of the late Arthur Joseph and Daisy Grace Reid. He was united in marriage to Janice Evon Hudson, who survives. Mr. Reid served his country in the United States Army in Korea, where he received…

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Ronnie Bromley (12-27-18) service 12-31-18

Ronnie Lee Bromley, 57, of Henderson, Tennessee, died on Thursday, Dec. 27, in Jackson, Tennessee. He was born in Hardin County, the son of the late Auborn Lee and Lois Rhea Sharp Bromley. Mr. Bromley was self-employed as a cook. He was a member of Pickwick Shriners, Savannah F&AM Lodge in Savannah and was a…

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Jean Morris (9-21-18)

Jean Pettigrew Morris departed this life on Friday, Sept. 21, at the age of 79 years, 10 months and 2 days. She was born in Shiloh on Nov. 19, 1938, the daughter of the late Eber T. and Vestal Rodgers Pettigrew. On Jan. 23, 1965, she was united in marriage to Billy James Morris, who…

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Jim Blaylock (7-19-18) service 7-29-18

Jim Blaylock, 80, of Counce, died on Thursday, July  19, at his residence in Counce. Funeral Service is at First Baptist Church of Counce on  Sunday, July 29, at 5 p.m., with Bro. Jimmie McChristial officiating. Visitation is Sunday, July 29, from 2 p.m. until service time at First Baptist Church. Mr. Blaylock was born…

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