Jeannette Hunt (12-22-09) services 12-28-09


Jeannette Hunt

Jeannette "Sissy" Hunt, 62, of Savannah, died Tuesday, Dec. 22.

She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Lewis Martin Brown and O. Veola Murphy Brown Taylor.She was united in marriage to Ramsey O. "Randy" Hunt, who preceded her in death.

Services were held on Monday, Dec. 28, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Danny Keymon officiating. Burial was in the Neill Cemetery at Savannah.

Mrs. Hunt is survived by a daughter, Kristi Hamrick of Savannah; a son, Andy Hunt of Savannah; two brothers, Jerry M. and James M. Brown, both of Savannah; a sister, Martha L. Taylor of Savannah; two grandchildren; and step-father, James A. Taylor.

Frank Harrison (12-22-09) services 12-27-09


Frank Harrison

Frank Harrison, 90, of Savannah, died Tuesday, Dec. 22, in Savannah.

He was born in Spring City, Tenn., the son of the late Crocket and Bertha Long Harrison. He was united in marriage to Daurshie Kilburn, who survives.

Mr. Harrison worked for General Motors in Detroit, Mich. He was a United States Army Veteran where he was a paratrooper and was honorable discharged from 511th Airborne Signal Company. He was a member of Sharon Baptist Church where he was a deacon for many years, and then was a member of Riverview Baptist Church.

Services were held on Sunday, Dec. 27, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Mark LaRue officiating. Burial was in the Memory Gardens at Savannah.

In addition to his wife, Daurshie of Savannah, he is survived by one son, Frank Junior Harrison of Constantine, Mich.; and one daughter, Carolyn Fingerle of Kansas City, Kan.; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

Sue Frazier (12-25-09) services 12-28-09

Sue Frazier

Sue Frazier, 76, of Morris Chapel, died Friday, Dec. 25, at Savannah Health Care Center.

She was the daughter of the late Claud and Allie Mae Robison Maness.

Mrs. Frazier was a retired factory worker and attended Enville Methodist Church.

Services were held Monday, Dec. 28, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Adamsville, with Bill Evans officiating. Burial was in Rocky Knob Cemetery, Finger, Tenn. Arrangements by Shackelford Funeral Directors of Selmer.

She is survived by her husband, Robert N. "Doc" Frazier of Morris Chapel; one sister, Glenda Moore of Selmer; one brother, Harold Maness of Finger, Tenn.

Floyd Blackwood (12-26-09) services 12-31-09


Floyd Blackwood

Floyd Wayne Blackwood, 73, of Rogersville, Ala., formerly of Hardin County, died Saturday, Dec. 26.

He was born in Crump, the son of the late Paul Edward and Pauline Audrey Mills Blackwood.

Mr. Blackwood was a member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church of Lauderdale County, Ala., and had worked for Reynold’s Alloy before retiring.

A graveside service will be held today, Thursday, Dec. 31, at the Crump Cemetery in Crump, with Tommy Heaps officiating.

He is survived by a brother, Lloyd Blackwood of Rogersville, Ala.; several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Mary Paula Blackwood.

Betty Battles (12-20-09) services 12-22-09


Betty Battles

Betty Sue Battles, 81, of Savannah, died Sunday, Dec. 20.

She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Arthur Lee and Dollie Smith Hinton. She was united in marriage to Loal Battles, who preceded her in death.

Mrs. Battles was retired from Angelica Manufacturing where she was a sewing machine operator. She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church.

A graveside service was held on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Memory Gardens in Savannah with Calvin Hinton officiating.

She is survived by a daughter, Freeda Gray of Savannah; a son, Eddie Battles of Savannah; a sister, Callie Qualls of Savannah; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by five sisters, Alene Adkisson, Pauline Higgins, Hester Lee Scott, Jo Fielder, and Elise Clement; four brothers, Otis, Billy Guy, William Arthur and Bernice Hinton.

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