Volume 53, Number 34

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Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 25, 2016


Larry Sells
May 31, 1946 - August 7, 2016

Larry Allen Sells, 70, passed away August 7, 2016.
He was born May 31, 1946 to the late Hoy and Martha Johnson Sells. Mr. Sells was the brother of Donath (Judy) Sells; uncle of Cheryl (Wayne) Tuggle, Richard Sells and the late Cindy Sells Sloop; great uncle of Katelynn Sells, Elizabeth Silliman and Heather (Blake) Ezell.
Funeral services were held Friday, August 12, 2016 at Talbott Funeral Home in Albany, Ky. with Bro. Randy Tompkins and Rev. Kathryn Vickers officiating and burial at Smyrna Cemetery.

Jim Patterson
December 17, 1962 - June 23, 2016

Jim Patterson, Jr. "Big Jim", 53 formerly of Pickett County went to be with the Lord on June 23, 2016.
He was born December 17, 1962 and raised in Michigan and was laid to rest July 9, 2016 on Double Top Mountain that he so dearly loved. Mr. Patterson was a beloved son, father, grandfather, husband, brother, uncle and best friend. He will be deeply missed.


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