Millington Chapel Ebituaries

Catherine M. Burness

Catherine M. Burness, 84, of Millington, TN    passed away August 15, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, John G. Burness, Jr., daughter, Elizabeth Ann Burness and grandson, Michael L. Tucker. She leaves five daughters, Priscilla Tucker, Florence Durham, Karen Madill, Cathey  MacNeill (Steve), and Bonnie Hunter; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. Her family also includes a large number of individuals she “adopted” over the years. Known by all her friends as “Cathie B” or “Mama Cathie”, she was a Life Member of VFW Auxiliary 7175 and served as VFW Auxiliary Dept. Secretary for 13 years. She was a charter member of MOCA 26, an active member of Eastern Star Chapter 385 in Millington for many years, and a member of the Morries’ Tavern family.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday (Sept 17) at 3:00pm at VFW Post 7175. All of her family and friends are invited to attend.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to VFW National Headquarters, 406 W. 34th St., Kansas City, MO 64111 and earmarked “National Military Services”.

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Richard S. Freudenberg

Richard S. Freudenberg, 77, of Rosemark, TN, passed away August 13, 2017. He was the Big Chief of Fineberg Packing House, a longtime farmer and resident of the Rosemark community. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold E. and Ida L. Freudenberg. He is survived by his wife, Connie C. Freudenberg; granddaughters, Haley E. Flanigan and Shelby C. Flanigan; grandsons, Brannon Markin, Dylon Markin, and Blaze Flanigan; brothers, Jimmy I. Freudenberg, Paul E. Freudenberg, and Donald L. Freudenberg.  The family will receive friends Wednesday  (Aug 16) from 2pm until the memorial service at 3:00pm at the Millington Chapel.

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Charles “Chip” Carmichael

Charles “Chip” Carmichael, 70, of Millington, TN, passed away August 10, 2017 after a short battle with cancer. The family will receive friends Monday (Aug 14) from 10am until the service at 11am at Lucy Baptist Church. Interment to follow in Northridge Woodhaven Cemetery. Chip was a member of Lucy Baptist Church and participated in the Mid-South Fair Artist Competitions and other local art leagues. He is survived by his son, Barry Allan Carmichael and sister, Sherron Carmichael Mahannah. The family asks any memorials be made to the Lucy Baptist Church Missions fund.

Munford Funeral Home

Millington Chapel

(901) 873-0123

 

Justin Eugene Lorimer

Justin Eugene Lorimer, 35, construction/general contractor of Millington passed away August 7, 2017. Mr. Lorimer enjoyed camping, cooking, grilling, hunting, amusement parks, and spending time with his family. The family will receive friends Friday (Aug 11) at Rosemark Pentecostal Church from noon until the service at 2:00pm. He was preceded in death by a brother, Michael Lorimer and is survived by his parents, Charles Lorimer and Kathie Pinkston; sisters, Julia Ghavami, Danya Lorimer, Janelle George, Kabrina Cook, and Brittney Lorimer; brothers, Patrick Lorimer and Steven Lorimer; 29 nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to Janelle George (931) 801-2514 to help defray the funeral costs.

Munford Funeral Home

Millington Chapel

(901) 873-0123

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Roger Ammens

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Roger Ammens, 57, of Arlington, TN passed away August 4, 2017. He was  decorated and retired after 22 years from the US Navy and a professional driver with Greyhound for 15 years. He was a loving father, compassionate friend, selfless volunteer and devoted Christian. He was a member of the DAV, VFW, ATU, Memphis Police and Firefighters Assoc. He is survived by his son, Roger Ammens, Jr. of Lebanon, TN; sisters, Ruth Childers, Darlynn Ammens, Edna Midura; brother, David Ammens; one granddaughter, Aubrie Ammens. He was preceded in death by his parents, Nannette and Eddie Ammens; sister, Avis Ammens; and brother, Robert Ammens. The family will receive friends Sunday (Aug 13) from 5pm - 8pm with a service Monday at noon at the Millington Chapel. Interment to follow with military honors at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
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Millington Chapel
(901) 873-0123
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