May 15 Obituaries

May 14, 2019
Brenda Jo Frazier Brenda Jo Frazier


Brenda Jo Frazier, a resident of South Fulton, died May 10 at Baptist Health of Paducah. She was 59.

A memorial service was set for May 14 at 2 p.m. at Hornbeak Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton with Rev. John “Buck” Carroll officiating. Visitation was set at the funeral home May 14 at 12 noon until the hour of the service. Hornbeak Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by her parents, Joe and Betty Collins Pybas of Trenton, Tenn.; her companion, Mike Henry; her children, Nick (Sarah) Frazier of Union City, Tenn. and Lindsay Frazier (Garrett) Adams of South Fulton; her stepchildren, Michelle (Drew) Allen of Thomas Station Tenn., and Brandon (Angel) Henry of LaCenter; her grandchildren, who call her JoJo, Katy Frazier and Bennett Frazier of Union City, Tenn., and Gavin Adams and Gaige Adams of South Fulton; her step-grandchildren, Brileigh Allen and Crosby Allen of Thomas Station, Tenn., Caleb Henry, Peyton Henry and Logan Henry of LaCenter; and her sister, Debbie (Louis) Vescovo of Memphis, Tenn.

She was born April 7, 1960 in Humboldt, Tenn., and was a member of South Fulton Baptist Church.

She was a former employee of James Gammon & Sons, Inc., and then worked as a day care provider.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105-9959.

Tributes may be left online at


Geneva Duty, formerly of Hickman, died Dec. 14, 2018 at the Fulton Nursing and Rehab in Fulton.

A Memorial Graveside service was held May 10 at the Hickman City Cemetery with Rev. Henry Callison officiating. Strong Funeral Home, of Hickman, was in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by a daughter, Theresa Blucker, of Wentzville, Mo.; two brothers, Talmadge Evans and Garland Evans, both of Dyersburg, Tenn.; three grandchildren, David Barry, Tori Higgins, and Lauren Wade; several great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilton Evans and Opel (Chandler) Evans; husband, George E. Duty; two sons, George Franklin Duty and Danny Jones; and a brother, Benjamin Evans.

She was the original owner of Broadway Pizza in Hickman.