Volume 51, Number 33

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 14, 2014

Obituaries

Janalee Storie Logan
April 30, 1939 - April 6, 2012

BYRDSTOWN--Janalee Storie Logan, 72, a resident at Pickett Care and Rehab passed away Friday, April 6, 2012.
She was born April 30, 1939 in Pickett County to the late Henry and Ida Bond Storie. Mrs. Logan lived all her life in Pickett County. She was a factory employee, homemaker, past employee of Pacesetters and was of the Baptist faith.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Logan; three brothers, Ellis, James and John Storie; two sisters, Nancy Crabtree and Flossie Wooley. Survivors include one daughter, Wilma Inman and husband Mark of Smyrna; sister, Ann Turner; brother, J.C. Storie, Manchester, MI; four grandchildren, Shane, Kaci, Bailey and John Mark Inman; one great-grandchild, Haleigh Inman. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 9, 2012 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Johnny Davis and burial at Chanute-Campbell Cemetery. Pallbearers were Kaci Inman, John Mark Inman, Daniel Abbott, David Abbott, Charlie Logan and Gary Logan. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

Orpha Estelline Koger
October 29, 1930 - April 4, 2012


KNOXVILLE--Orpha Estelline Russell Koger was born October 29, 1930 in Chanute, TN to the late Willie and Dorothy Tompkins Russell.
Orpha passed from this life on Wednesday, April 4th at Spring City Care and Rehab Facility. She was one of four children. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by husband A.C. Koger; one sister Sally Odean Russell Stanford, Kingston, TN.
Survivors include two brothers, Noble Russell & wife Lyllis of Melbourne, FL. and Joe Russell & wife Arlene of Pall Mall and many nieces and nephews.
After returning to Byrdstown with her late husband A.C. upon his retirement from the US Army, Orpha worked for and retired from Farmers Home Administration and also spent time with A.C. in their business of By-Pass Gulf/BP. In her retirement, she enjoyed traveling with family and friends, yard sales, gardening and spending time with her granddaughters. Mrs. Koger was previously active in the Byrdstown Lions Club and an avid sports fan who especially enjoyed following the Lady Vols. She attended Travisville Methodist Church and Byrdstown First Christian Church. In the past five years she has lived in the Knoxville area near her daughter, Sherry Koger Paris and her husband Jeff of Rockwood, TN. Orpha became "Nanny" and was dearly loved by her granddaughters, Paige and Megan Paris. Her family and friends will always remember her fun spirit, her delicious cooking and always being ready fo go on a trip. Though affected in later years by Alzheimers, she continued to endear herself to all that knew her. The family appreciates the prayers and correspondence from those in the community who have remembered her. Memorial gifts can be made to Alzheimers TN or the charity of your choice.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Rick Cross officiating and burial at Chanute-Campbell Cemetery. Pallbearers include David, Johnathan, Jim and Joey Russell. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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