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Obituaries (Week of Oct. 12, 2015)


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Carietta Virginia Delaney

Carrietta Virginia Delaney, 83, of Delight, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. She was born Nov. 3, 1931 in Portland, Ore., the daughter of the late Alonzo and Sylvia Harpole.                              

Carrietta is preceded in death by her parents, Alonzo and Sylvia Harpole; her husband, William (Son) Delaney; a daughter, Linda Hecke; son, Michael Delaney all of Delight; two brothers, Lonny Harpole and Ivan Harpole; and two sisters, Bobbie Potts and Janet Harpole all of Oregon.

Carrietta is survived by one son, David Delaney and wife, Darlene of Salem, Ore.; one daughter, Michelle Delaney of Delight; one sister, Betty Lounsburg; two brothers, Ronald Harpole and Gerald Harpole of Oregon; two grandsons, William Kemnow, and Larry Marlow; five great-granddaughters; friend Jenny Norton; and a host of family and friends.

Carrietta was a Christian woman, who loved caring for her family and friends.  She loved to cook.  She enjoyed canning and making homemade biscuits and rolls.

Services will be 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015 at the Delight Methodist Church. Burial to follow at Delight Cemetery under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home, Murfreesboro.

Visitation will be on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. in the chapel, Murfreesboro.

You may send an online sympathy message to www.latimerfuneralhome.com.

Gary Wayne Bryant

Gary Wayne Bryant, 67, of West Monroe, La., died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 in Houston, Texas.

He was born Feb. 4, 1948 in De Queen, the son of the late Charles Wendell and Virgie Stapp Bryant. He was a barber, minister and a member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Bastrop, La.   

Survivors include his wife, Linda Bryant.

Graveside services were at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 10, in the Fellowship Cemetery near Dierks with Tommy Oglesby officiating under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in Dierks.

Visitation was 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home in Dierks.

Register on-line at wilkersonfuneralhomes.com.

Col. Harold Lee Miller

A memorial service for Col. Harold Lee Miller (US Army, ret.) will be Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, at 3 p.m. at the Holly Creek Baptist Church in Dierks.

Col. Miller died Sept. 14 at his home in Virginia. His obituary previously ran in The Nashville Leader.

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