Mary Lou Chapman

December 11, 2018

Mary Lou Chapman age 82 of Smithville, passed away Saturday night, December 8, 2018 at NHC HealthCare Center in Smithville.  She was born November 7, 1936 to her parents, the late Jones Vernon and Mai Lawrence Johnson.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Chapman; sister, Marie Ferrell; 4 brothers, Willie, Frank, Isaac and Fred Johnson; half-sister, Callie Hughes.  Mary was a Baptist and a homemaker.  She is survived by 2 sisters, Jenny Herman of Smithville and Jo Helen Melton of La Vergne; special niece, Viva Johnson of Smithville; several nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday December 12, 2018 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Michael Hale officiating and burial will follow in Hale Cemetery at Pea Ridge.  Visitation with the family will be on Tuesday 12 Noon until 8 p.m. and Wednesday 10:AM until the time of the service at 1 p.m.  DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Helen June Maxwell

December 10, 2018

Funeral services for Helen June Maxwell, age 82 of Baxter, TN, will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 2:00PM from the Chapel of Whitson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Mount Holly Cemetery in Smithville, TN.

Bro. Chris McMillen will officiate

Visitation with the family will be held on Monday, December 10th from 5:00-9:00PM and Tuesday from 9:00AM till time of the service at 2:00PM.

Mrs. Helen June Maxwell was born on July 5, 1936 in DeKalb County, TN to the late Grady and Lilly (Dale) Judkins.

Mrs. Maxwell passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018 at her residence.

Survivors Include:

3 SONS: Tommy Maxwell, Russell Maxwell, and Joey Maxwell

BROTHERS & SISTERS: Claudia Bain, Margrett Cripps, Douglas Judkins, and Richard Judkins.

8 GRANDCHILDREN: Chelsea York, Dalton Maxwell, Jaxon Maxwell, Teaha Martin, April Martin, C.J. Maxwell, Tyler Maxwell, and Alyssa Tiller

9 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN: Riley York, Chase Martin, Tiara Martin, Aleigh Martin, Remington Martin, Johnathan Martin, Timothy Martin, Bradin Martin, and Weston Martin.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Carmel C. Maxwell on October 18, 2018, Parents: Grady and Lilly (Dale) Judkins, Brothers & Sisters: James Judkins, Inez Taylor, Vadia Davis, Rose Judkins, GW Judkins, Imigene Page, and Dimple Hale.



Tamara Sue Hale

December 7, 2018

Tamara Sue Hale age 44 of Lebanon, died Wednesday morning, Dec. 5, 2018 at her residence. She was born July 1, 1974 in Muskegon, MI and received her Medical Assistant degree from Nashville Tech. Tammy is survived by her husband, Je Rome Hale of Lebanon; children, Rylee Grace Hale and Mathew (Rachel) Hale both of Lebanon, Taylor (Aaron) Hale of McMinnville; 9 grandchildren; mother and step-father, Betty and John Holland of Lucedale, MS; brother, Jim Young of Mt. Juliet; sister, Teri (Jeff) Wall of Mt. Juliet; half brother, Robert Holland of Lucedale, MS; nieces and nephews, Valerie Chavez, Jeff and Jacob Wall, Makayla Posey, Andrea Johnson, Jessica Young; aunt, uncles and other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Terry J. Young. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria with Bro. B.J. Thomas officiating. Visitation with the family will be from Noon till service time on Saturday. In lieu of flowers memorials in Tammy’s name may be made to the National COPD Foundation, 330 Ponce DeLeon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134. ANDERSON FUNERAL HOME (615)529-2173

Kevin Corey

December 6, 2018

59 year old Kevin Corey of Smithville passed away Thursday at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital. He was a protestant and a commercial truck driver. The family has chosen direct cremation. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Evelyn Corey; a brother, Timothy Corey; and a sister, Sandy Mayo. Survivors include his wife Regina Corey of Smithville. One son, Mark Martin of Florida. Grandsons, Devan Martin and Matthew Martin. Granddaughters, Evelyn Martin and Delilah Martin.  Sister and brother-in-law, Sheryl and Bill Kelly of Washington. Sister-in-law, Pamela Corey. Two nieces, Pamela and Matthew Cunningham of McMinnville, and Shawna and John OBannon of California. One great niece, Allison Cunningham of McMinnville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Billy Joe Walker

December 5, 2018

Billy Joe Walker, age 68, a Warren County, TN resident and native was born May 22, 1950 and passed away December 4, 2018 in St. Thomas River Park Hospital following a three-month illness.

He was a self-employed nurseryman, retired cabinet maker and son of the late Sidney White and Berton Tate Walker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three siblings, Kenneth Wade Walker, Charles Edward “Butch” Walker and Sidney White Walker, Jr.

Mr. Walker was married March 27, 1971 to Judy Taylor Walker who survives. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two children, Vickie Bain (Cody Qualls) and Steven Walker (Dawn Grandey) all of McMinnville; two grandchildren, Cody Joe and Caleb Walker; sister, Pamela (Dale) Ball of Smithville; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2018 in High’s Chapel with Dennis Clark to officiate. Interment will follow in Mt. View Cemetery. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday and 10:00 a.m. Friday until the time of service at High’s.

Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Marie Dale Stephens

December 5, 2018

Marie Dale Stephens age 86 of Ooltewah, TN and a native of DeKalb County passed away Tuesday morning at her residence.  She was born December 26, 1931 to her parents, the late Rev. Dewey and Nina Macon Dale Martin.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John A. Stephens; 3 sisters, Estelle Baker, Genelle Dodd and LaVelle Smith; 2 brothers, William Martin and Charles Martin.  Marie was a member of the Smithville First Baptist Church and a hairdresser for over 30 years.  She leaves to cherish her memory, 2 sons, Michael (Cyrethia) Stephens of Ooltewah, Mark (Cindy) Stephens of Knoxville; 4 grandchildren, Maci (Chad) O’Connor, Hana Stephens, Mica Stephens and Joshua Stephens; 2 great-grandsons, Macon and Patton O’Connor; 1 sister, Helen Swann of Knoxville and 1 brother, Royce Martin of Liberty.  Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2018 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Royce Martin officiating and burial will follow in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.  Visitation with the family will be on Thursday 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Friday 10:AM until the time of the service at 1 p.m..  DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

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