Area Obituaries

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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Obituaries 1/8/19

William Bruce Davis LPN William Bruce Davis, 63 of Livingston, passed away at the Overton County Health and Rehab on Dec. 17, 2018. Funeral services were held on Dec. 20 at the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Livingston. Douglas Hawkins officiated. Interment followed in the John L. Clark cemetery in Gainesboro. He was…

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Obits 1/1/19

Albert J. “Buddy” Kendziora, Jr. Air Force Veteran Albert J. “Buddy” Kendziora, Jr., 82 of White Plains, passed away on Dec. 22 at the Signature Healthcare in Algood. Celebration of Life services were held on Dec. 29 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Albert Willis officiated. Interment followed in the Bethlehem Cemetery. He…

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Obits 12/25/18

Johnnie Mildred Beatty Johnnie Mildred Beatty, 90 of Alpine, passed away on Dec. 18 from her home. Funeral services were held on Dec. 22 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston. Rev. James Shenko officiated. Interment followed in the Copeland Cemetery. She was born in Beckley, W. Va., on Nov. 4, 1928. She…

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Obits 12/18/18

Pauline Young Buck Pauline Young Buck, 89 of Monroe, passed away on Dec. 9 at the Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held on Dec. 13 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston. Bro. Ricky Cross and Bro. Randy Tompkins officiated. Interment followed in Beaty Cemetery. She was born in Overton County on…

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Obits 12/11/18

Carl Nivens Carl Nivens, 84 of Livingston, passed away on Dec. 5 at the Overton County Heath and Rehab Center. Funeral services were held on Dec. 9 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens. He was born in Overton County on Feb. 2, 1934. He enjoyed listening…

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Obits 12/4/18

Melva Dean Ramsey Little Melva Dean Ramsey Little, 85 of Manchester, passed away on Nov. 21 at Silver Point. Funeral services were held on Saturday, Nov. 24 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Interment followed in Goodhope Cemetery in Livingston. She was born in Overton County. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Manchester.…

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