Obituaries – 7/18/13

Posted on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 12:40 pm

REEVES, EDWARD, DAVID, 66, of Coalmont, TN, passed away Monday, July 8, 2013. He was born on May 5, 1947 to Robert and Viola West Reeves who preceded him in death along with his wife, Stella Louise Cox Reeves; brother, Calvin Lee Reeves; sisters, Louise Reeves Williams and Glenda Faye Reeves. He is survived by his daughters, Angie (Kenny) Nolan and Andrea (David) Meeks; son, Adam Reeves; grandchildren, Jonathan (Kristen), Kevin (DaRae), Michael, Nicholas, Autumn, Chelse (Bubba) and Hunter; great-grandchildren, Landon, Tyler and Kasin; sisters, Shirleen (Denver) Bryson, Cleo Smith, Roberta (Sam) Sellers, Lenda (Larry) Clark; brothers, Lavaughn (Nancy) and Leo Reeves. Funeral services were held Thursday, July 11 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Willard Griffin officiating. Burial was in Swiss Colony Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Altamont, TN.

MEEKS, BOBBY, DEWAYNE, 49, of Gruetli-Laager, TN, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013 at his home. He was born on April 15, 1964 and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He was preceded in death by his brother Ricky Allan Meeks. He is survived by his parents, Tommy and Mary Braden Meeks; sister, Christy Meeks; nieces and nephews, Erica (Jimbo) Riddle, Kasie (Justin) Weaver, Landon Meeks, Breanne Meeks, Anthony Simmons and Drew Meeks; great-nieces and great nephew, Taiylor Riddle, Tallan Riddle, Abby Meeks and Brileigh Weaver. Funeral services were held Sunday, July 14 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in Fall Creek Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.laynefuneralhome.comArrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

LAND, JESSIE, JANE, 93, of Palmer, TN, passed away Friday, July 12, 2013. She was born on December 08, 1919 to Jim and Rosie Tate Shrum who preceded her in death along with her son, Lee Doug Land; daughter, Christine Land Nance; grandsons, David Land, Dennis Cleek and Gary Cleek; brothers, John Shrum and James Shrum; sisters, Nancy Skeen and Rose Creighton. She is survived by her daughter, Sue Ann (Kelso) Long; sisters, Mary E. Seagroves and Ima Jean (Bobby) Geary; grandchildren, Dean (Cathy) Land, Jimmy Dale (Sandy) Nance, Steve Nance and Shawn Nance; 20 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday, July 14 in the funeral home with Bro. John Potts, John Kennedy and John Henry Coffelt officiating.  Burial was in Fall Creek Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.laynefuneralhome.com  Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

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