Millington Chapel Ebituaries

John J. Hart

John J. Hart, 68, son of the late Clem and Lucille Hart, passed away July 30, 2014.
Mr. Hart was a Marine having served in the Vietnam War was a member of the American
Legion, attended St. William Catholic Church in Millington, and retired from Nichols
Tillage Tools, Inc. He is survived by his wife, Diane W. Hart; daughters, Valerie
Pillow of Memphis, TN and Natalie (Brandon) Allen of Rosemark, TN; sisters, Betty
(Ray) Coffer of Jackson, TN, Anna Lou (Tom) Dougherty of Chambersburg, PA, Debbie
Hart of Killeen, TX, and Marcia Leffler of Charleston, MO; brothers, Eddie (Mary
Jane) Hart of Cape Girardeau, MO, Bobby (Carol) Hart of Imperial, MO, Mike Hart of
Charleston, MO, Mark (Marsha) Hart of Charleston, MO, and Roy Hart of Desoto, MO;
grandchildren, Morgan (Vance) Ripper, Jordan Allen and Kade Allen; many nieces and
nephews; a host of friends. The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Friday from 5 pm-8 pm with a service Saturday at 9:00 am both at the Millington
Chapel. Interment at Boldo Cemetery in Jasper, AL.
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Isabel (Mabell) Marie Backer

Isabel (Mabell) Marie Backer, 65, of Atoka, TN passed away July 30, 2014. She
is survived by her husband, Leroy Backer; daughter, Julia (Thomas) Backer-Ames
of Rincon, GA; son, Carl Backer of Meridian, MS; sisters, Margie (Kent) Cloud
of Temecula, CA, Betty Brown of Hollywood, FL, Helena (Rick) Arnold of Kingman, KS,
Barbara (Chuck) Maike of Wheatland, WY; brother, Joe (Kathy) Lovato of Cheyenne, WY;
father, Gordon Lauts of Wheatland, WY; grandchildren, Christian E. Backer -USN of
Meridian, MS, Hailey M. Backer, Cierra E. Ames, and Colten T. Ames all of Rincon, GA.
The family will receive friends at a catered reception Sunday from 5 pm-7 pm with a
service Monday at 1:00 pm both at the Millington Chapel. Interment to follow at
Northridge Woodhaven Cemetery. Any memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's
Research Hospital.
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Ed Carroll

Ed Carroll, 75, of Memphis, TN passed away July 26, 2014. He was a US Navy veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Marissa Carroll; daughters, Clarissa Samantha Carroll,
Jennifer Woodward, and Debra Black; sister, Virginia Carroll Decicco; brothers,
Ronnie Carroll, Dickey Carroll, Johny Carroll, and Terri Carroll; six grandchildren
and two great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Friday (Aug 1) from 5pm – 8pm at the Millington Chapel with a service Saturday at
11:00 am at the Chapel.

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Cynthia Lynn Matthews Combs

Cynthia Lynn Matthews Combs, 54, of Millington, passed away July 29, 2014. She
loved her family, friends, and all animals. Mrs. Combs was preceded in death by her
father, Jerome C. Matthews, Sr. and brother, Jerome C. Matthews Jr.. She is survived
by her son, Steven (Karen) Combs of Memphis, TN; mother, Jean L. Matthews; sister, Vickie
(David) Jones of Millington, TN; two grandchildren, Sierra and Charlie Jerome.
Any memorials may be made to the Humane Society or the American Cancer Society.
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Maxine "Nanny" Coats

Maxine “Nanny” Coats, 86, of Bartlett, TN passed away July 26, 2014. “Nanny” was
a member of the Millington Church of Christ. She was the widow of Maurice
“Pappaw” Coats. She is survived by a son, Larry Coats of Stanton, TN; sister, Dora
Shinn of AR; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. The family will
receive friends at a catered reception Monday (July 28) from 5 pm – 8 pm at
the Millington Chapel with a service Tuesday at 11:00 am at the Chapel. Interment at
Memphis Memory Gardens. The family asks any memorials be made to the
Millington Church of Christ.
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