Carl Edwin Ryherd
GAMALIEL – Carl Edwin Ryherd, 92, of Gamaliel,
died Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at his home.
He was born May 5, 1920, in Monroe
County, to the late Edd Lewis Ryherd
and Iva Proffit Ryherd. He was a
farmer, a member of Indian Creek Baptist
Church and a World War II Army
veteran. He was united in marriage on Aug. 10, 1946,
to Lera England Ryherd.
He is survived by his wife, Lera England Ryherd, of
Gamaliel; three sons and four daughters-in-law,
Charles and Joyce Ryherd, Wade and Joy Ryherd,
Barry and Bonnie Ryherd and Barbara Ryherd, all of
Gamaliel; one daughter and son-in-law, Judith and
Tommy Bartley of Gamaliel, three brothers, Audie
Ryherd, of Sullivan, Ill., James Earl Ryherd, of
Gamaliel, Dwaine Ryherd, of Vandalia, Ohio; four
sisters, Essie Harlin and Faye Oye, both of Arthur,
Ill., Eva Whitis, of Indianapolis, Ind., Wilma O’Banion,
of Gamaliel; seven grandchildren, five stepgrandchildren,
eight great-grandchildren, and eight
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death
by one son, Carlie Ryherd; two brothers, Paul Ryherd
and Clyde Ryherd and one sister, Dean Davis.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Feb. 2
at 11 a.m. at Indian Creek Baptist Church with burial
to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Military
rites will be performed at graveside by DAV Chapter
20, of Glasgow.
Visitation will be after 11 a.m. on Friday at Strode’s
Gamaliel Chapel and after 9 a.m. on Saturday at Indian
Creek Baptist Church. Memorials are suggested to
the Indian Creek Building Fund.
LAFAYETTE, Tenn. – J.P. Creek, 66, of Fountain
Run, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at Macon County
General Hospital in Lafayette, Tenn. Funeral services
will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Strode’s Gamaliel
Chapel. Burial will be in White Oak Ridge Cemetery.
EDMONTON – Robert Wendell Fields, 74, of Edmonton,
died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at his home. Funeral
services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Butler Funeral
Home in Edmonton with burial in New Liberty
Cemetery. Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Thursday at
the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions
can be made to New Liberty Cemetery.