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Obituaries 4-5-22


Perry H. Windle

Perry H. Windle Jr., 87, of Livingston, passed away March 27 from his home. Funeral services were held March 30 from the First Christian Church in Livingston with Rev. James Shenko and Bro. John Robbins officiating. Interment followed in the Bethsaidia Cemetery with Military Honors provided at the graveside by the Overton County Veterans Honor Guard.

He was born June 23, 1934 in Nashville. He was a member of the First Christian Church, a member of the Livingston Masonic Lodge #259, a member of the VFW Livingston Post and the American Legion Post 4. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He graduated from the National Hardwood Lumber Association's Inspector Training School in Memphis.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Perry H. Windle Sr. and Ollie Keaton Windle; and daughter, Mitzi Windle Rupe.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Onita McDonald Windle of Livingston; sons, Chip Windle and wife, Mary of Knoxville and John Mark Windle of Livingston; and grandchildren, Bradley Harris Windle, Stephanie Brown and husband, Austin, David Rupe and Debra Rupe.

Speck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Betty Corley

Betty Finley Corley, 82, of Livingston, passed away March 29 from the Overton County Health and Rehab. Funeral services were held April 1 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. John Keith officiating. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens.

She was born April 22,1939 in Overton County. She was a member of the Allons Baptist Church. She enjoyed traveling, gardening, yard selling and working in her many colorful flowers.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Walter and Fannie Boswell Allred; husbands, J.T. Gore and Troy Finley; stepson, Eddie Bays; stepdaughter, Donna Finley Collins; full brothers, Buddy and Carl Allred; half brothers, Curtis, Cordie, Chester and Huey Allred; full sisters, Haddie, Ruby and Maddie Allred; and half sisters, Bessie Allred and Trevel Boswell.

Surviving relatives include: husband, Bro. Damon Corley of Livingston; daughter, Alisha Looper and husband, Cory of Livingston; son, Thomas Gore of Livingston; grandchildren, Olivia Gore, Faith Looper, Crawford and Felicity Looper; step sons, Fred Corley and wife, Janet, Bob Corley and wife, Joy, Mark Corley and Rene, Troy Dale Finley and Cliff Finley; step daughter, Wilma Bullock and husband, Bill; 15 step grandchildren; 27 step great grandchildren; one step great, great grandchild; sister, Jewell Hicks of Livingston; special care giver, Brittany Boles; and several nieces, nephews, friends and relatives.

Pallbearers were Brian White, Michael White, Cory Looper, Fred Corley, Bob Corley and Mark Corley.

Speck Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.