Volume 51, Number 30

eighteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 24, 2014

Obituaries

Randy Louis Daniels
November 1, 1968 - March 9, 2012

MONROE--Randy Louis Daniels, 43, Old Highway 42, Monroe passed away Friday, March 9, 2012 at his residence.
He was born Nov. 1, 1968 in Pickett County to Jackie and Mary Cross Daniels. Mr. Daniels worked as a carpenter. He is preceded in death by his sister, Melissa Daniels; grandparents, George Elmer Cross & Ruby Cross and Louis & Pearl Daniels.
Survivors include his parents Jackie and Mary Daniels of Monroe; three brothers, Joey Daniels, Mickey Daniels & wife Regina, all of Monroe and Michael Daniels & wife Toni of Pall Mall. Also survived by nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other family members and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Randy Tompkins officiating and burial at Cope Cemetery. Pallbearers were Ken Lafew, Stacy Evans, Ronnie Dowdy, Steve Storie, Brian Smith and Eric Riley. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

Ova Sells Dyer
October 6, 1913 - March 3, 2012

COOKEVILLE--Ova Sells Dyer, 98, Cookeville, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2012 at her residence.
She was born October 6, 1913 in Pickett County to the late Farley Andrew and Lola M. Holt Sells. Mrs. Dyer lived most of her life in Pickett County and owned a building supply business.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Raymond Dyer; daughter, Pat Bracy; two sons, Dwight and Michael Dyer; sister, Opal S. Story; two brothers, Glenn and Ray Sells; grandchild, James Anthony Dyer.
Survivors include two daughters, Lola D. Sloan & husband Tony of Albany and Pamela Dyer Cash of Cookeville; three sons, Randall Dyer & wife Kay of Bowling Green, David Dyer & wife Carolyn of Kodak, TN and Charles Dyer of Nashville; 10 grandchildren, Tracy Dyer, Trent Dyer, Todd Dyer and Farley Dyer, Theresa Friedman, Courtney Fitzgerald, Amy Dyer, Charlie Dyer, Lola Dyer and Michael Dyer; nine great-grandchildren, Ashley Dyer, Kristen Dyer, Heather Dyer, Josh Dyer, Karsten Dyer, Kendall Dyer, Evan Fitzgerald, Jacob Dyer and Zachary Dyer. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, other family members and friends. Special caregivers, Bertha Conner, Gwen Holsapple, Deborah Dunbar and Fannie Hill.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Randy Tompkins and burial Smyrna Cemetery. Pallbearers were Tracy Dyer, Trent Dyer, Todd Dyer, Farley Dyer, Charlie Dyer, Michael Dyer, Zachary Dyer, Jacob Dyer, Gene Story and James Sells. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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