Volume 53, Number 21

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, May 26, 2016

Obituaries

Alma Emma West Lowery
February 21, 1929 - May 9, 2011

ALGOOD, TN--Alma Emma West Lowery, 82, of Masters Health Care in Algood, went home to be with Jesus on Monday, May 9, 2011.
She was born February 21, 1929 in Fentress Co. to the late Caster Emery and Iner Mae Pritchard West. Mrs Lowery lived most of her life in Pickett County and was a member of the Red Hill Methodist Church. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Walter Lowery; one sister, Joyce Mathis; five brothers, Kirby, Hershel, Jay, Jack and Junior West.
She is survived by one son; Ron Stanford and wife, Trish of Algood, TN; four sisters, Wilma Williams & husband Don of Pall Mall, Allene Clark & husband Ransome of Cookeville; Georgia Mae Qualls & husband Zeb of Jamestown; and Betty Sue Beaty & husband Guy Dale of Jamestown; one brother, James West, Pall Mall; three grandchildren, Jason Stanford & wife Kim, Megan Cole & husband Casey and Justin Stanford; six great-grandchildren; Jacob, Connor & Addison Stanford and Logan, Colin and Kaylin Cole. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Alan Dixon and Bro. Jason Stanford officiating and burial at Pritchard Cemetery. Pallbearers include: Steve Clark, Donnie Williams, Kenny West, Darrell Huddleston, Stacey West and Tim West. The family would also like to say a special thank you to Masters Health Care for excellent care by the staff ad nurses, especially Arlisa Bennett. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

TOP STORIES

School’s out for summer - School is officially out for the summer! The students and teachers were enjoying the last day of sch... Keep Reading

Commissioners approve Pickett County Library payoff - The Pickett County Commissioners met in regular session on May 16, 2016. Present and presiding was t... Keep Reading

National Trails Day Hike June 4th - Come and join us as we hike the Bunkum Cave trail. We will be making two stops along the way, first ... Keep Reading

Early Daedline for Next Week Edition - Due to Memorial Day holiday the Pickett County Press office will be closed Monday, May 30, the dead... Keep Reading