Area Obituaries

Obituaries 3/19/19

Robert James “Bob” Bilbrey Robert James “Bob” Bilbrey, 81 of Livingston, passed away on March 9 at the Overton County Health and Rehab Center. Funeral services were held on March 16 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Steryl Parramore officiated. Interment followed in the Mt. Gilead Cemetery. He was born in Overton County…

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Obituaries 3/12/19

Susan C. Ewers Registered Nurse Susan C. Ewers, 71 of Allons, passed away on Feb. 26. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 in Baxter. Hall Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Sue was born in Detroit. Mich. Oct. 12, 1947. Her family later relocated to Palos…

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Obituaries 3/5/2019

James Carl Gore James Carl Gore, 79 of Livingston, passed away on Feb. 24 at the Overton County Health and Rehab. Funeral services were held on Feb. 27 at the Grace Baptist Church in Alpine. Interment followed in the Copeland Cemetery in the Oak Grove Community. Bro. John Copeland officiated. Hall Funeral Home was in…

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Obituaries 2/26/2019

Leigh Anne Eldridge Funeral services for Leigh Anne Eldridge, age 17, of Cookeville, TN and a Junior at Cookeville High School was held on Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Life Church. Brother Russell Flatt officiated. Interment followed in Oak Hill Cemetery in Overton County. The family received friends on Tuesday, February 19,…

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Obituaries 2/19/19

Joe H. Allen Joe H. Allen, 80 of the Hardy’s Chapel Community, passed away on Feb. 13 at his home. Funeral services were held on Feb. 15 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Edwin Moore officiated. Interment followed in the Smith Chapel Cemetery. He was born in Overton County on Feb. 19, 1938.…

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Obituaries 2/12/19

Lizzie Eathlean Brown Haste Lizzie Eathlean Brown Haste, age 75, of Livingston, passed away Sunday evening February 3, 2019 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services for Lizzie were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday February 6 at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home. Bro. Larry Self and Bro. Melvin Brown officiated. Interment…

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Obituaries 2/5/19

Charles Sedois Eldridge Veteran Charles Sedois Eldridge, 94 of Dayton, Ohio, and formerly of Overton County, passed away on Jan. 26 in Dayton, Ohio. Funeral services were held on Feb. 3 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Randy Pickens officiated. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens, with Military Honors provided by…

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Obituaries 1/29/19

Audrey May Tompkins Riser Schoolteacher Audrey May Riley Tompkins Riser, 87 of Byrdstown, passed away on Jan. 22 from the Pickett County Health and Rehab. Graveside services were held on Jan. 25 from the Love Lady Sims Cemetery in Byrdstown. Bro. Randy Tompkins officiated. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. She was…

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Obituaries 1/22/19

Mary Alice Sells Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Alice Lynch Sells, age 91, of Monroe were conducted at 3 p.m., Sunday, January 20, 2019 from the Bethsaida Christian Church. Rev. Craig Green officiated. Burial followed in the Bethsaida Cemetery. The family welcomed friends on Sunday from 12:30 until time of services at the Bethsaida Christian…

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Obituaries 1/15/19

Elizabeth Turner Teacher Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Clydia McAlpin Turner, age 76, of Algood, was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 9 in the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home. Donna Peak officiated Interment followed at Algood City Cemetery. The family received friends Tuesday from 5 – 7 p.m. and again…

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