Munford Chapel Ebituaries

Doris Vitula "Tula" Stimpson

Doris Vitula "Tula" Stimpson, 83, of Covington, TN passed away June 18, 2016. Mrs. Stimpson was preceded in death by her father, George W. Stimpson and mother, Lena Barnes Stimpson; sisters, Mildred Rose (Jesse), Mabel Jean Whitesides (Farris), Barbara A. Goulder (Lexie); brother, Jimmy W. Stimpson. She is survived by her brother, George W. Stimpson Jr. (Carol); sisters, Gladys F. Reynolds (Tom), Brenda Santhony (Don). The family will receive friends Wednesday (June 22) from 2:30pm- 3:30pm at the Munford Chapel with a graveside service at 4:00 pm at Helen Crigger Cemetery in Munford, TN.

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Johnny F. Heathcoat

Johnny F. Heathcoat, 78, of Munford, TN passed away June 18, 2016. Mr. Heathcoat was the founder of Excel Pneumatics and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jennet Heathcoat, son, James Heathcoat and granddaughter, Sasha Heathcoat. He is survived by his children, Becky (Jeffrey) Ronesburg, Randy (Sherri) Heathcoat, Ricky (Evelyn) Heathcoat, Samuel (Lynette) Heathcoat, and Norman (Christy) Staggs; sisters, Sally Bedard and Peggy Azlin; brother, Jack Roberson; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Wednesday (June 22) from 12:45pm until the service at 2:00 pm at the Munford Chapel. Interment to follow in Helen Crigger Cemetery. The family asks any memorials be made to the American Cancer Society or the Kidney Foundation.

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Sandy Shelby Walker, Sr.

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Sandy Shelby Walker, Sr., 67, of Brighton, TN passed away June 19, 2016. Mr. Walker was an automotive machinist who loved race cars, showing and riding horses, and his three boys and family. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Walker; sons, Ward (Tabatha) Dotson, Kevin (Chancy) Walker, and Shelby (Jessica) Walker all of Brighton, TN; brother, Robert Earl Walker of Savannah, TN; nine grandchildren, Christopher, Meagan, Kristen, TJ, Tucker, Justin, Jacob, Kolton, and Cooper. The family will receive friends at a catered reception Wednesday (June 22) from 5pm-8pm at the Munford Chapel with a service Thursday at 11:00am at the Munford Chapel. Interment to follow in Salem Cemetery in Atoka, TN.

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Doris Jean Thorpe Pruitt

Doris Jean Thorpe Pruitt, 80, homemaker, died June 14, 2016 at
Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis. Mrs. Pruitt was a member
of Brighton Assembly of God Church and church secretary for
45 years. The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Monday, June 20 from 5-8 p.m. at Munford Chapel. Service will
be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 21 at Brighton Assembly of God Church.
Burial will be in R.H. Munford Cemetery. She was preceded in
death by her husband, Bobby Gene Pruitt, her parents, George
M. and Ella L. Vaud Wright Thorpe, one sister Ella L. Thorpe,
and two brothers, George Albert and James Edward Thorpe.
Memorials in her honor may be made to Brighton Assembly of
God Church or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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Bettye Jean Billings

Bettye Jean Billings, 85, homemaker, died Wednesday, June 15
at home. The family will receive friends at a catered reception
Thursday, June 16 from 5-8 p.m. at Munford Chapel. Graveside
service will be 9 a.m. Friday, June 17 in Helen Crigger Cemetery.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Chesley H. Billings,
her parents, three sisters and one brother. She leaves her
daughter, Elizabeth Mitchell (William); sons, Glenn and George
Billings; two grandchildren, Chesley Dean Vansickle and Emily
Robertson; and nine great-grandchildren. Memorials in her
honor may be made to Susan G. Komen Foundation.
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