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Area Obituaries

Obituaries 8/3/21

Opal D. Walker Nolen Opal D. Walker Nolen, 100, of Overton County, passed away July 28, at the Overton County Health and Rehab in Livingston. Graveside services were held July 30 from the Good Hope Cemetery Annex with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. She was born June 21, 1921 in Overton County. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning,…

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Obituaries 7/27/21

Bobby Ward Ledford, Jr. Bobby Ward Ledford, Jr., 47, of Livingston, passed away July 19 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held July 21 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Nelson Cemetery. He was born May 26, 1974 in Overton County. He enjoyed WWF, football and video games.…

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Obituaries 7/20/21

Marvin C. Norrod Marvin C. Norrod, 92, of Monroe, passed away July 12 from Morningside Assisted Living in Cookeville. Funeral services were held July 15 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. John Copeland officiating. Interment followed in the Grant Norrod Cemetery. He was born Sept. 17, 1928 in Overton County. He worked…

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Obituaries 7-13-21

Derek Timothy Wilson Derek Timothy Wilson, 42, of Maryville, went Home to be with the Lord Tuesday, June 22, 2021. He was a faithful member of Temple Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon. Derek trusted the Lord Jesus Christ as his Savior at age 5. As a young man, he surrendered his life…

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Obituaries 7/6/21

Jacob Alexander Wilkerson Jacob Alexander Wilkerson, 17, of Russellville, Ky., passed away on June 26. Funeral services were held on July 3 from the chapel of Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Clark Gardens Cemetery. He was born in Jackson, Tenn., on Feb. 6, 2004. He was a student at Russellville High School and…

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Obituaries 6/29/21

Paul J. Davis Paul J. Davis, 83, of Cookeville, passed away on June 20 at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center.   Graveside services were held on June 23 from the Overton County Memorial Gardens. Bro. Doug Hawkins and Bro. Archie Whitefield officiated. He was born in Hilham on Sept. 18, 1937. He was Baptist in…

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Obituaries 6/22/21

Leigh Ann Simcox Leigh Ann Simcox, 72, of Livingston, passed away on June 16 from the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services were held on June 20 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston. Bro. Tommy Jones officiated. Interment followed in the Good Hope Cemetery. She was born in Chicago, Ill., on July…

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Obituaries 6/15/21

Barbara Kay Duke Barbara Kay Duke, 61, of Livingston, passed away Tuesday, June 1, at her residence. She was born on August 8, 1959 to the late Ray and Orene Ledbetter. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Duke was preceded in death by four of her brothers: Dewayne Ledbetter, Kenneth Ray Ledbetter, Jerry Wayne Ledbetter…

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Obituaries 6/8/21

Dewey Thrasher Funeral services for Dewey Young Thrasher, age 81 of Cookeville, were held Thursday, June 3 at 1 p.m. in the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Bro. Johnny Fox officiated. His family received friends on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Thrasher died suddenly, Monday, May…

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Obituaries 6/1/21

Floy Clarius Beechboard Floy Clarius Beechboard, 80, of Allons, passed away from her residence on May 21. Funeral Services were held on May 24 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens. Bro. Myron Greer officiated. She was born in Overton County on Oct. 2, 1940. She was…

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