Munford Chapel Ebituaries

Jane S. Tallant

Burlison - JANE S. TALLANT, 67, died March 26, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital Bartlett. Mrs. Tallant was a retired machine operator for World Wide and a member of New Salem United Methodist Church. Family will receive friends at a catered reception Sunday, March 29 from 12 noon until service at 2 p.m. at Munford Chapel. She leaves her husband of 44 years Harry J. Tallant; daughter, Teresa Simmons (Paul) sister, Judy Turner (Gordon); two grandchildren, Warren Millican (Jacque), Colter Millican (Hayden) and one great-granddaughter, Addison Millican. Memorials may be made to New Salem United Methodist Church.

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Patsy O. Boswell

Patsy O. Boswell, 65,  passed away March 22, 2015.   She leaves her daughter, Sharon Young of Horn Lake, MS.; sons, Charles Allen, Jr. of Munford,  Tn., Ronnie Allen of Millington, Tn.,  David Allen of Trevor, WI.; sister,  Jerline Newcomb of Gloster,  LA;  brothers, David Hancock of Clinton, LA., Fagan Rainey of  Baton Rouge, LA.,  fourteen grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her husband, Bobby G. Boswell; sister, Inome Roundtree, and a brother, Dewey Watkins.    The family will receive friends at a catered reception from 5pm until 8pm on Wednesday, March 25th.  A service will be held on Thursday, at 11 am at the Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel.  Interment will be in Helen Crigger Cemetery.

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Kenneth Prentiss

Kenneth Prentiss, 63, passed away on March 22, 2015.   The family will receive friends at a catered reception on Wednesday, March 25th from 12:30 pm until service at 2pm at the Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel.  Interment will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Drummonds.

 

 

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Roy Lee Pickrell, Jr.

roypickrell2veteran flagROY LEE PICKRELL, JR., of Tennessee, passed away on March 5, 2015. He was born on January 4, 1924 in Middlesboro, Kentucky to Roy L. Senior and Martha Pickrell. Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, March 17 at 1 p.m. at St. Elisabeth’s Episcopal Church, where he was a member. On March 14, 1952, he married his best friend and a beautiful nurse, Betty Murphy of Memphis, Tennessee. They wedded in Honolulu, Hawaii, where he was stationed with the Navy. Lieutenant Pickrell was a graduate from Clinton High School and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where he was a member of Eta Kappa Nu, honorary engineering fraternity. He served in the United State Navy and was a proud veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He worked as an electrical engineer at Lewis Research in Cleveland, OH, where he was proud to have worked with NASA on the development of the International Space Station. He was an avid history buff. He loved traveling to visit family. Roy was preceded in death by his parents, Roy L. and Martha, siblings, Lionel, Claude, Paul and Lillian Smith. He is survived by his wife of 61 years; daughter, Ann Pickrell of Coatsville, PA (her husband, Jeff Crystal); his son, Paul Pickrell (his wife, Sandy Pickrell) of Memphis, TN; two grandsons, Scott and Phillip (PJ) Crystal of Coatsville, PA and a host of nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to: St. Elisabeth’s Episcopal Church, 6033 Old Brownsville Rd., Bartlett, TN 38135.

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Gene Reed

Drummonds - GENE REED, 64, retired from BN Railroad, died March 5, 2015 at Covington Manor Nursing Home. The Family will receive friends at a catered reception Sunday, March 8 from 5-8 p.m. Service will be 10 a.m., Monday, March 9, all at Munford Funeral Home, Munford Chapel.  Mr. Reed was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Jean Cooper Reed. He leaves a daughter, Amanda Kiser; a sister, Levon Womack, and four grandchildren, Ian, Spencer, Maysa and Makenna.

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