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Obituaries are presented by Presley Funeral Home, West Jackson Street in Cookeville.
Obituaries For Monday, November 11
Sharon Miller, Age 63, Of Monterey, Passed Away On Sunday, November 10, 2019, At Her Home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Sylvia Elaine Joudry, 75 of Cookeville passed away Saturday. Arrangements are incomplete.
Funeral services for Bernice Farley Flatt, 78 of Cookeville will be held Tuesday, 11am, Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. She died on Friday, November 8, 2019. She was born and raised in Monterey, TN until marrying Jace Houston Flatt and moving to Michigan to start their family. Mom was an exceptional mother to 5 blessed children. NiNi had a passion for cooking and baking for the ones she loved. Of all, the different types of jobs she encountered being a mother and homemaker was the one she excelled at the most. NiNi was a phenomenal homemaker and her home was always immaculate. The family will receive friends Monday from 5-8pm.
Funeral services for Jessica Leah Franklin, age 56, of Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 11:00AM from the Chapel of Whitson Funeral Home. Visitation will be held following the service. Mrs. Franklin passed away on November 4, 2019 at her residence.
Funeral Services for Mr. Bobby Leo Geesling, age 76, of the Greenbriar Community of Overton County will be conducted 12 noon, Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Ted Kocher will officiate. Burial to follow in the Campground Cemetery. The family will welcome friends on Monday evening from 4 until 8 p.m., Tuesday from 4 until 8 p.m., and Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of services at Speck Funeral Home. Bobby passed from this life on Saturday morning, November 9, 2019 from the St. Thomas West Hospital in Nashville. He was born in the Greenbriar Community on October 1, 1943 to the late Walton Leo andAnna Louise Franklin Geesling. Bobby was a member of the Fairview Church of Christ. He loved his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bobby enjoyed farming, bluegrass music and helped manage the Overton County Pioneer Days for many years.
A memorial service for Mr. Charles W. Kibbons, Jr., age 84 of Cookeville, will be held Wednesday, November 13th at 3 p.m. at Cookeville First Presbyterian Church. Mr. Kibbons died Saturday afternoon, November 2nd at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. His family will receive friends Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church.
Funeral services for Vannie Tindell Street, age 89, of Cookeville will be held Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at 12:00 noon with Johnny Fox officiating. Interment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM and Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Presley Funeral Home.
Funeral services for Jerry Lee Worthington, age 67 of Sparta, will be conducted at Noon on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Oakwood Street Church of Christ with burial in Lee Cemetery. Mr. Worthington passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 at his residence. The family will receive friends from 10am-Noon on Thursday at the church. Erman Williams Sr. will officiate the service.
Funeral services for Anna V. Smith, 96 of Cookeville will be Saturday, November 16 at 11 AM from the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Jim Lottie Smith Cemetery in Pickett County, TN. Rev. Mike Head and Rev. Bill Stone will officiate. The family will receive friends Friday from 5 to 8 PM and after 10 AM Saturday at the funeral home.
Funeral services for Bobby Frazier, age 82, of Cookeville, will be Sunday, November 17 at 1:00 p.m. at Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home with interment in Crest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, November 16 from 5 until 8 p.m. and Sunday from 12 until 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. He passed away Thursday evening, November 7 at Bailey Manor in Cookeville.
A Celebration of Life for Rebecca Jean Killgore Ross, 96, of Sparta is scheduled for Sunday afternoon, November 17, 2019 at Central Church of Christ, 45 North Main Street, Sparta. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 with the service at 3.