Obits 5/15/18

Jewel Hinson

Jewel Hinson, 90 of the Tyler Point Community Of Monterey, passed away on May 6 at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on May 9 at the Tyler Point Freewill Baptist Church. Interment followed in the Tyler Point Cemetery. Bro. Nolan Cantrell and Bro. Roger Sisco officiated. Goff Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

She was born in Monterey on Aug. 8, 1927. She was a homemaker and a member of Tyler Point Freewill Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Hershel And Tilda Looper Phillips; husband, Eulas Hinson; and daughter, Pauline Lowe.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Janice And Chris Brown of the Tyler Point Community; son and daughter-in-law, Rick And Sherrie Hinson of the Tyler Point Community; son-in-law, Larry Lowe Of Crossville; eight grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; sisters, Gladys Wilson of Sparta, Marie Cordell of Guin, Ala., Mildred Linder of Livingston, Estell Tosh of Cookeville and Wanda Pugh of Jonesboro, Ga.; and brothers, Marcen Phillips of Cullman, Ala. and Roger Phillips of Anderson, Ind.


Harold Qualls


Harold Qualls, 84 of Rickman, passed from this life on May 8 from the Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held May 11 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston. Interment followed in the Speck Cemetery with Military Honors provided at graveside by the Overton County Veterans Honor Guard. Bro. Randy Prichard officiated.

He was born in Overton County on Feb. 2, 1934. He was a 1954 graduate of Rickman High School. He served his country in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a huge patriot, who loved his God, his Country and his flag. He loved and adored his grandchildren. He loved working on his farm with cattle and was proud of his children and having a Century Farm in Overton County to pass along to his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Tilden Horace and Viola Lula Norrod Qualls; his loving wife, Nina Jo Qualls; brothers, L.P. Qualls, Duran Lucian Qualls, infant brother Noble Qualls, James Howard Qualls and Clarence Edward Qualls; and sister, Polly Jewell Qualls.

He is survived by son, Dwayne Qualls and wife, Sherry of Rickman; daughter, Karen Prichard and husband, Randy of Rickman; grandchildren, Tyler Prichard and fiancé, Haley Reagan; Rusty Qualls and Courtney Cunningham and husband, Adam of Nashville; great granddaughter, Poppy Cunningham; sister-in-law, Anna Ruth Qualls; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Keith Qualls, Robert Qualls, Troy Qualls, Ed Qualls, Greg Qualls, Gene Wade and David Qualls.

Jack L. Spears

Truck Driver

Jack L. Spears, 74 of Allons, passed away from this life on March 31 at his residence. Funeral services were held April 3 from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Livingston. Interment followed in the Spears Family Cemetery located in Allons.

He was born in Celina on Oct. 26, 1943. He was a truck driver for many years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, A.B. and Ethel (Smith) Spears.

He is survived by his daughter, Sonya and husband, Kenneth Kelley; sisters, Betty Smith and husband, Bill, Bonnie Cottingham and husband, Tony, Sherry Webb and husband, Gary, Faye Conatser, Terri Taylor and husband, Keith and Kim Spears; brothers: Gary Spears, Larry Spears, Steve Spears, Mike Spears, Denny and wife, Carol Spears; and special friend, Lisa McKenny.

Pallbearers were Michael, Grant, and Rocky Spears, Bobby and Ralph Conatser and Barry and Kent Webb.


Stanley Alexander Davis

Stanley Alexander Davis, 51 of Livingston, passed away May 11 at his home. Graveside services were conducted May 14 from the Lynn Cemetery in the Burristown Community in Jackson County. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

He was born in Jackson County, Dec. 3, 1966.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Betty Lou Hensley Davis; uncles, Donald Zeck, Larry Carwile and Larry Hensley. Grandparents, William and Ruby Hensley and Robert Davis, Sr.

He is survived by his father, Robert Earl Davis of Gainesboro; brother, Nick Davis of Cookeville; grandmother, Louvenia Davis; and aunts, Linda Zeck and Margaret Carwile.


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