Volume 51, Number 43

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, October 23, 2014

Obituaries

Delcena Easterly Crockett
January 16, 1925 - October 18, 2014

PALL MALL--Delcena Easterly Crockett, 89 of Crockett Lane, Pall Mall passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at the Overton Co. Nursing Home in Livingston.
She was born January 16, 1925 in Pickett Co. to the late James and Bessie Dillon Easterly. Mrs. Crockett was a school teacher, a member of the First Baptist Church in Byrdstown and lived most of her life in Ferndale, MI. and in Pickett County the past 26 years.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by six sisters, Etta Ruth Mitchell, Leah Cox, Winnie Sue Rich, Peggy Ann Roberts, Mary James Moody and Ineta Banyoski.
Survivors include daughter, Cathy Crockett of Pall Mall; son, Kerry Crockett and wife Stephanie of Pall Mall; and grandchild, Douglas Olen Crockett.
Graveside services were held Monday, October 20, 2014 from the Story Cemetery with Bro. Jack Winningham officiating. Pallbearers were family and friends. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com.

Delcena Easterly Crockett
January 16, 1925 - October 18, 2014

PALL MALL--Delcena Easterly Crockett, 89 of Crockett Lane, Pall Mall passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at the Overton Co. Nursing Home in Livingston.
She was born January 16, 1925 in Pickett Co. to the late James and Bessie Dillon Easterly. Mrs. Crockett was a school teacher, a member of the First Baptist Church in Byrdstown and lived most of her life in Ferndale, MI. and in Pickett County the past 26 years.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by six sisters, Etta Ruth Mitchell, Leah Cox, Winnie Sue Rich, Peggy Ann Roberts, Mary James Moody and Ineta Banyoski.
Survivors include daughter, Cathy Crockett of Pall Mall; son, Kerry Crockett and wife Stephanie of Pall Mall; and grandchild, Douglas Olen Crockett.
Graveside services were held Monday, October 20, 2014 from the Story Cemetery with Bro. Jack Winningham officiating. Pallbearers were family and friends. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com.

Lesli Jeneen Thrasher Winningham
February 13, 1960 - October 16, 2014

BYRDSTOWN--Lesli Jeneen Thrasher Winningham, 54 of Beason Rd., Byrdstown passed away Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at her residence.
She was born Feb. 13, 1960 in Danville, Ill. to the late James "Stu" and Bessie Marie Griffin Thrasher. Ms. Winningham was a factory worker in the garment industry, a member of the Parker Community Church and lived all her life in Pickett Co.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by one sister, Alexia Smith; two brothers, Jack and Jim Thrasher.
Survivors include daughter, Traci Brannum and husband Phillip; son, Michael "Bo" Winningham all of Byrdstown; two sisters, Sharon Blackwell of Hoopeston, Ill and Julie Ford of Monroe; one brother, John Thrasher of Pall Mall; two grandchildren, Ivy and Oakley Brannum. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
A memorial service is set for Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Matt Kerney officiating. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.
Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com

Janice Darlene Garrett Neal
December 10, 1942 - October 14, 2014

BYRDSTOWN--Janice Darlene Garrett Neal, 71 of 2121 Harrison Rd., Byrdstown passed Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at the Livingston Regional Hospital.
She was born December 10, 1942 in Pickett Co. to the late Delmer Willie and Mary Francis Winningham Garrett. Mrs. Neal was a factory worker, a merchant, a member of the Calvary Bible Church and lived most of her life in Pickett Co.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by one sister, Carol Aaron; and one brother, Gearlie Garrett.
Survivors include her husband, Johnie Neal of Byrdstown; two daughters, Susan Bryant and husband Steven of Cookeville and Stephanie Bevis and husband Bob of Brentwood; sister, Joyce Sweat of Lyons, GA; three brothers, Wendell Garrett of Jamestown, TN., Kendall Garrett of Jonesboro, TN. and Robert Dale Garrett of Byrdstown; two grandchildren, Bobby and Blake Bevis. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Travis Simpson officiating and burial at Vann's Branch Cemetery. Pallbearers were Kendall Garrett, Wendell Garrett, Robert Dale Garrett, Nathan Aaron, Luke Garrett and Ben Aaron. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com.

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