Volume 51, Number 34

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Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, August 21, 2014


Naoma Kathleen Burchell Winningham
June 25, 1926 - August 17, 2014

Naoma Kathleen Burchell Winningham, 88 of Olympus Dr. Byrdstown passed away Sunday, August 17, 2014 at the Livingston Regional Hospital.
She was born June 25, 1926 in Knoxville, TN. to the late William "Bill" and Zora Lindsey Burchell. Mrs. Winningham was a housewife and lived in Pickett County since 1990.
Other than her parents she is preceded in death by one daughter, Jackie Thomas; sister, Ruth Large; and brother, Sonny Burchell.
Survivors include her husband Lowell Winningham of Byrdstown; daughter, Roberta Thomas of Hendersonville; son, William Robert Thomas and wife Tammie of Chattanooga; sister, Ramah Knight of Seymour, TN; four grandchildren, Will Harvick, Sonja Pitra, Kelly Thompson and Morgan Thompson; three great-grandchildren, Ty, Reece and Lillita Pitra.
A memorial service is set for Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at Wolf River United Baptist Church with Bro. Rick Cross officiating. Special care is provided by Brown Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com

Allen Wayne
December 22, 1982 - August 12, 2014

Allen Wayne "P-Nut" Logan, 31 of 1225 Bond Cemetery Rd., Byrdstown passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
He was born Dec. 22, 1982 in Overton County to Larry Wayne and Doris Griffin Logan. Mr. Logan lived all his life in Pickett Co. and worked as a farm hand.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents; Paul Logan, Hubert and Wondell Griffin. Other than his parents he is survived by a son, Preston Allen Logan; grandmother, Ola Logan; one sister, Amanda South and husband Dennis; Fiance, Katrinia Turner; two nephews, Logan and Linden South all of Byrdstown. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, other family and friends.
Funeral services were held Friday, August 15, 2014 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Rick Cross and Bro. Travis Simpson officiating and burial at Tom Garrett Cemetery. Pallbearers were Dennis South, Logan South, Linden South, Brian Brannum, Justin Sensabaugh, Eddie Johnson, B.J. Cantrell and Fred Hunley.
Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel and online condolences can be made at www.brownfuneralchapel.com.


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