Sarah Elizabeth Schmidt Buckner
HIGHLAND PARK, N.J. – Sarah Elizabeth Schmidt Buckner, 31, was born Feb. 17, 1982 in Ada, Okla. She trusted in the Lord and was born again on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 1993, and went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept.14, 2013, in Highland Park, New Jersey.
The native of Atlanta, Ga., was a U.S. Navy veteran and attended Crown College in Powell, Tenn., where she met her husband of 11 years, John Phillip Buckner. Together they served as missionaries in Portugal for a time and Sarah was fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. She was a gifted soloist with a beautiful smile and a tender heart for children, the elderly and all hurting people, being careful to notice those in need.
Survivors include her husband, John Phillip Buckner; her parents, Timothy and Mary Schmidt, of North Carolina; her grandmother, Beulah Kohorst, of Texas; a sister, Heather Schmidt (Joe) Shepherd, of California; a brother, Aaron (Amanda) Schmidt, of West Virginia; her parents-in-law, Phil and Phyllis Underhill Buckner, of Bowling Green; her brother-in-law, Seth (Elizabeth) Buckner, of Texas; and many uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. ET, Tuesday, Oct. 1, at Pikeview Baptist Church near Magnolia with Tim Coleman, pastor of Innerarity Point Baptist Church in Pensacola, Fla., officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. ET, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia.
David A. Dubree
TOMPKINSVILLE – David A. Dubree, 72, of Tompkinsville, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Monroe County Medical Center in Tompkinsville.
He was the son of the late John Barlow Dubree and Ruby Bartley Dubree.
He is survived by his wife, Katheryn Crews Dubree, of Tompkinsville.
Visitation will begin after 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Monroe County Memorial Lawn.
Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association.