BURKESVILLE – Joyce Sells, 62, of Burkesville, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Cumberland County Hospital.
Joyce was born March 13, 1951, in Cumberland County, to the late John Claywell and Clara Anderson Claywell. She was a member of Burkesville Baptist Church, a lab technician for B.F. Taylor Medical Arts Building and Dr. Samuel Rice, treasurer of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and secretary for WE CARE.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Bobby Claywell; and two sisters, Robbie Claywell and Peggy Claywell.
Survivors include her husband, Johnnie O. Sells, of Burkesville; one daughter, Jetona Gore and her husband Jeremy, of Cookeville, Tenn.; one sister, Geraldine Riddle, of Burkesville; two grandchildren, Collin Gore, and Lilly Gore, both of Cookeville, Tenn., and a host of other relatives and friends also survive
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main St., Burkesville, with burial in Rose of Sharon Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 5 until 9 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to WE CARE, Burkesville Baptist Church Building Fund or Rose of Sharon Cemetery Fund and may be left at the funeral home.
GLASGOW – Velma Louise Parker Houchens, 78, of Glasgow, died Monday, June 3, 2013, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. – James E. “Jim” Morrison, 65, a resident of Naperville, Ill., since 1987, formerly of Glasgow, died Monday, June 3, 2013, at Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet, Ill. A celebration of Jim’s life will take place 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill Street, Naperville. Interment will follow at Naperville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Phi Gamma Delta Educational Foundation Inc., 1201 Red Mile Road, Lexington, Ky. 40544, (859) 255-1848, www.phigam.org or Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, 250 Water Stone Circle, Joliet, Ill. 60431, (815) 740-4104, www.joliethospice.org. For online condolences, visit www.friedrich-jones.com or call (630)355-0213.
GLASGOW – Steve Allen Smith, 52, of Glasgow, died Sunday, June 2, 2013. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Jeffries Cemetery.
BONNIEVILLE – Orene Louise Stanton, 83, of Bonnieville, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Campground United Methodist Church with burial in Campground Cemetery. Sego Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.