January 17, 1936 - - July 18, 2017
Robert Newton, 81, of Horn Lake, MS passed away on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital, DeSoto. Mr. Newton was a U. S. Army Veteran and a member of Hinds Chapel Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by three brothers: Lavonne Newton, Lawrence Newton and Harrison Newton. Robert leaves his wife of 53 years, Hilma Newton; one daughter, Kimberly Cook (Rickey) o ...
March 19, 1930 - - July 15, 2017
Tommy Joe Bright, 87, of Paris, TN, and formerly of Memphis, TN, went to be with the Lord on July 15, 2017. He was born March 19, 1930. Mr. Bright retired from Conwood Corp, was a Navy veteran and also a member of First Church of the Nazarene in Paris, TN. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary Nowotny Bright; two sons, Tommy Bright, Jr. (Jeanne), Benny Bright (Barbara); ...
February 19, 1934 - - July 11, 2017
Rodgers Bennett “Trigger” Harper, 83, of Memphis, TN passed away on July 11, 2017 at his home. Rodgers was born in Trenton, TN to the late Ben and Anna Bell Harper. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and afterward he worked in appliance sales. Later he worked in the antique business selling all kinds of antiques including cars. He also owned several properties. Rodgers ...
December 24, 1947 - - July 05, 2017
January 09, 1924 - - July 04, 2017
Shelby Madison Long, 93, of Millington, Tennessee, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. He was born January 9, 1924 in Thaxton, Mississippi. Shelby proudly served his country in WWII as a member of the Navy. He was a devout member of Crossroads Baptist Church of Arlington, Tennessee until his passing.
Shelby was the final surviving sibling of three brothers an ...
November 08, 1920 - - July 04, 2017
Stanton Caudle (b. 11/8/1920), one of the last survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor, died on July 4, 2017 at the age of 96 at the Tennessee State Veterans Home in Humboldt, TN. Caudle entered the Navy in December 1939 and served throughout the Pacific Theater during the Second World War. In 1941 he was stationed at Kaneohe Naval Air Station, where he served with VP-12 “The ...
August 09, 1927 - - July 04, 2017
Howard Allison “HAB” Bailey, 89, of Cordova, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Methodist North in Memphis, Tennessee. Howard was born on August 9, 1927, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to Charles A. and Lorine (Steward) Bailey. On August 26, 1961, he married former Loretta Clara Williams in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He lived with his wife, in Cordova, Tennessee ...
June 25, 1931 - - July 02, 2017
James A. Terry, 86, of Germantown, TN, was born on June 25, 1931 in Pine Top, Tennessee to the late, Leonard and Iris Terry. He passed away on Sunday, July 2, 2017. He was a retired Service Center Manager for Exxon, an Army veteran, and a member of Forest Hill Church of Christ. Mr. Terry is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Avis Terry; son, Jim Terry (Teresa); daughters, ...
July 25, 1932 - - June 26, 2017
George Walter Rogers, 84, of Memphis, TN went to be with the Lord Monday, June 26, 2017. Mr. Rogers was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Rogers; mother, Edna Johnson; and father, George Wilkes Rogers. He is survived by his son, Robert Rogers; son, Michael Rogers; and sister, Vivian Worthington. Mr. Rogers served our country in the U.S. Navy. He was an elder at Raleigh U ...