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Tri-City Reporter – Obituaries

Community mourns the passing of Bo Booth

Community mourns the passing of B.O. “Bo” Booth The Gibson County community was shocked and saddened last Sunday to learn of the passing of B.O. “Bo” Booth, the legendary principal and athletic director of Gibson County High School. Booth began his career in education in 1968, serving as a coach at Cooter High School in…

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Richard ‘Randy’ Cunningham

Funeral services for Richard “Randy” Cunningham, age 70, were held Saturday, Feb. 2 at Hunt Funeral Home LLC with Bro. Kenneth Epperson and Bro. Mike Melton officiating. Burial followed at Belew’s Chapel Cemetery. Mr. Cunningham was born March 31, 1948, and he passed away Jan. 30, 2019. Randy graduated from Bradford High School in 1967.…

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Laymon Wayne Jacobs

Mr. Laymon Wayne Jacobs, age 76, died Saturday, Jan. 19 at his residence. Funeral services were Thursday, Jan. 24 at Alamo Baptist Church in the Sidonia community with Bro. Kenneth Williams, Bro. Jeff Crabtree and Bro. Eddie Ray officiating. Amy Jacobs made remarks at the service. Burial followed in Alamo Cemetery. Pallbearers were Kevin Jacobs,…

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Jerry Houston Cunningham

Funeral services for Jerry Houston Cunningham, age 79, were held Monday, Jan. 28 at Hunt Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Brandon Clenney officiating. Burial followed at Rutherford Cemetery. Mr. Cunningham, a retired factory employee, was born in Kenton on March 4, 1939 to the late J.H. and Ethel Allen Cunningham, and passed away Thursday, Jan.…

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Ralph Scott Peevyhouse

Mr. Ralph Scott Peevyhouse, age 52, of Milan passed away from this life on Saturday, Jan. 5 at his home. Funeral service for Mr. Peevyhouse will be conducted on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Karnes and Son Funeral home in Dyer with Bro. James Peevyhouse officiating. Interment will follow in…

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Margie Vern Jones

Mrs. Margie Vern Jones, age 94, of Rutherford passed away from this life on Thursday, Jan. 3 at the Dyer Nursing Home. Funeral services for Mrs. Jones were conducted on Jan. 6 at Salem United Methodist Church of Rutherford, with burial in the Salem Church Cemetery. Mrs. Jones was born March 30, 1924 in Rutherford,…

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