April 10 Obituaries

April 09, 2019
Reams Reams

MARY M. REAMS

Mary M. Reams, a resident of South Fulton, died April 6 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Union City, Tenn. She was 87.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. April 12 at the Hornbeak Funeral Chapel, in Fulton, with Paul Adams officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home from noon until the hour of service. Burial will follow in Obion County Memorial Gardens. Hornbeak Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by a son, Tom Jeffrey of Florence, Miss.; stepchildren, Roy Mac Reams, of Bardstown, and Lee Ann Gossum, of South Fulton; six grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Brooks Reams; a daughter, Leigh Stout; her parents, Thomas David McGarrity and Lora Smith McGarrity; and a brother, W.D. McGarrity.

Born Jan. 12, 1932 in Osceola, Ark., she was a member of the First Christian Church, in Fulton,and had been a secretary for Fulton Insurance. She had lived in this area since 1968.

Memorials may be made to the Walnut Grove Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 5024, Fulton, Ky. 42041.

Tributes may be left online at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com/


GERALDINE BRASWELL

Geraldine Louise Braswell, a resident of Fulton, died April 5 at her residence. She was 91.

A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Hornbeak Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by two daughters, Dawna Fields (Tim) and Kimberly Curtis, all of South Fulton; four grandchildren, Tyler Fields (Natasha) of South Fulton, Garrett Fields (Chelsea) of Jackson, Tenn., Jessi Barker (Justin) of Arlington, Tenn., and Sam Curtis (Evelyn), of Los Angeles, Calif.;, five great-grandchildren, Aubrey House and Rhett Fields, both of South Fulton, Miles Barker and Eli Barker, both of Arlington, and Sterling Fields of Jackson; and a sister, Barbara King, of Evansville, Ind.

She was preceded in death by her husband Louis Donald “Don” Braswell; her parents, Van Everett Lingle and Dora Belle Resh Lingle; a son-in-law, Chuck Curtis; four brothers; and two sisters.

Born Oct. 12, 1927 in Pulaski County, Ill., she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Fulton and was a registered nurse who had worked for the former Fulton Hospital and for the Fulton County Health Department. She had lived in this area most of her life.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1140, Fulton, Ky. 42041 or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-9959.

Tributes may be left online at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com/