Volume 53, Number 17

Ten Pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, April 28, 2016


Ruth Blanche (Amonette) Holsapple Baum
November 1, 1928 - January 8, 2009

Ruth Blanche (Amonette)
Holsapple Baum
MONROE--Ruth Blanche (Amonette)Holsapple Baum, 80, 411
Garrett Town Lane, Monroe, passed away Jan. 8, 2009 at Livingston
Regional Hospital. She was a home health caregiver.
She was born Nov. 1, 1928 in Pickett County, the daughter
of Oren Cullen and Eula Grace (Jones) Amonette. She was a
member of the Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints,
She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband,
Bennie Holsapple; second husband, Adolph Baum; daughter,
Barbara Vanbarriga; two sisters, Nell Cross and Marie Boles;
two brothers, Philip Amonett and Harry Amonett.
Surviving relatives include daughter, Norma Faye Dempsey
and husband, Rodney, Monroe; three sons, Darwin Holsapple
and wife, Ann, Albany; Danny Holsapple, Charleston, SC;
Welby Holsapple, Ladson, SC; three sisters, Carolyn Mitchell,
Byrdstown; Patricia Michalek and husband, Mike, West Bloomfield,
Mi.; Linda Sheets and husband, Pat, Severville, Tn.; three
brothers, Fred Amonett and wife, Doris, Livingston; Joe Amonett
and wife, Lynne, Byrdstown; Eugene Amonett and wife,
Roxie, Byrdstown; 14 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren,
three great great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other family
members and friends.
Funeral services were held Jan. 11 at 2 p.m. from Brown Funeral
Chapel with Bishop Rick Medrano officiating. Burial was
at Amonett Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Danny, Welby and
Darwin Holsapple, Christopher Carter, Ashton Harvey, Rhyan
Branson, Mitchell Rhea and Rodney Dempsey, Jr.
Brown Funeral Chapel, Byrdstown was in charge of the
Brown Funeral Chapel 24-Hour Funeral News 864-3696

James Lowell Jones
September 9, 1947 - January 6, 2009

James Lowell Jones
COOKEVILLE--James Lowell Jones, 61, 1916 Missouri Ave.,
Cookeville and formerly of Pickett County, passed away Jan.
6, 2009 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a carpenter.
He was born Sept. 9, 1947 in Pickett County, the son of
Thomas Austin “Aus” Jones and Dillie Myrtie “Tut” (Sells)
Jones. He lived most of his life in Pickett County and attended
the Washington Ave. Baptist Church in Cookeville.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Surviving relatives include wife, Martha (Reynolds) Jones,
Cookeville; three daughters, Candy Dishman and husband,
Clark, Cookeville; Cherrie Segrist and husband, Terry, Branson,
Missouri; Christina Jones, Cookeville; son, John Jones and
wife, Mary, Kansas City, Mo.; sister, Opal Graham, Tipton, In.;
brother, Tom Jones, Byrdstown; 11 grandchildren, nieces,
nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Jan. 10, 2009 at 2 p.m. from
Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Mark Gaw officiating. Burial
was at Smyrna Cemetery. Pallbearers were: John and A.J.
Jones, Shane Bowling, Corrie Reynolds, Ryan McGann and
Johnny Sells. Special care was provided by Brown Funeral
Chapel, Byrdstown.
Brown Funeral Chapel 24-Hour Funeral News 864-3696


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