Myra Dixon Fisher
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Myra Vern Dixon Fisher, 87, of Clarksville, Tenn., passed away Sunday (Feb. 7, 2016) at Grace Healthcare of Franklin.
She was born June 8, 1928 in Waycross to the late Hughie Dixon and Mattie Woodard Dixon. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Dr. George “Coach” Fisher, son, Mickey Fisher, six brothers and one sister.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery with Dr. John David Laida officiating.
Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home.
She worked in the admissions office at Austin Peay State University for more than 20 years, where she touched a lot of lives and made many friends. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Clarksville. She was a loving and caring person, who especially enjoyed her role as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister.
She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie (Red) Roberts; a daughter-in-law, Mary Fisher; two brothers, Lamar (Hilda) Dixon and Jimmy (Martha) Dixon; a sister, Marilyn (Grady) Thornhill; six grandchildren, Amy Roberts (Chris) Shurden, Allison Roberts, Hunter Fisher, Brad (Erika) Roberts, Brett (Katie) Fisher, and Ryne (Ellen) Fisher; and six great-grandchildren, Kate Shurden, Owen Shurden, Myra Elizabeth Fisher, Bailey Fisher, Mickey Fisher, and Anna Claire Fisher.
Pallbearers will be Hunter Fisher, Brad Roberts, Brett Fisher, Ryne Fisher, Chris Shurden and Red Roberts.
Honorary pallbearers will be Austin Peay athletes of Coach Fisher’s era.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mickey Fisher Memorial Scholarship Fund, University Advancement Office, P.O. Box 4417, Clarksville, Tenn. 37044.
Arrangements are entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison St., Clarksville, Tenn. 37040.
Sympathy may be offered at www.nealtarpleyparchman.com
Jack ‘Buster’ Music Jr.
Jack Charles “Buster” Music Jr., 66, died Monday evening (Feb. 8, 2016) at Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following a short illness.
He was a lifelong resident of Ware County and a former heavy equipment operator with Satilla Pinestraw. He was of the Baptist faith.
He was a son of the late Jack Charles Music Sr. and Wanda Joyce Landrum Music. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Teresa Douberly.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Lee Thomas Music, of Waresboro; a daughter, Shanna Music King, of Waresboro; two sons, Christopher Lee Music (wife, Lisa Hedgepath Music), of Waycross, and Jack Charles Music III (wife, Sara Wyatt Music), of Waycross; seven grandchildren, Michael Music, David Music, Mason Music, Laura King, Austin King, Dawson Music and Cailyn Music; two sisters, Vickie Scurry (husband, Jimmy), of Waycross, and Kay Jones (husband, Joe), of Waycross; a brother, Tommy Music, of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Pineview Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Telmore Cemetery.
The family will receive friends tonight at Music Funeral Home from 6 until 8 o’clock.
Music Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com
Dale B. Clark
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dale B. Clark, 77, of Bristol, passed away Tuesday morning (Feb. 9, 2016) at St. Vincent’s Southside following a courageous battle with cancer.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Pearson-Dial Funeral Home.
Minnie Jane Davis
Minnie Jane Davis, 94, died Wednesday (Feb. 10, 2016) morning at Satilla Care Center following an extended illness.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Music Funeral Home.
Rev. Chester Dorminey
A funeral for the Rev. Chester Earl Dorminey was held Tuesday morning at Swamp Road Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe Chancey, the Rev. Joey Chancey, the Rev. Raymond Mixon and Verlon Dorminey officiating.
Burial followed in Dorminey Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Warren Christianson, Shawn Michael Kastin, Steve McDonald, Edward Murila, Terry Sellers and Rick Williams.
Serving as an honorary pallbearers were Stanley Chancey and Gabriel Vera.
Music Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.