Obituaries for the week of April 25, 2018


Norman Kenneth Beaty, age 68 of Cookeville, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Mr. Beaty was born March 6, 1950 in Monterey, Tennessee to the late Oscar S. and Lorine (Mealer) Beaty.  He was a dispatcher for the State of Tennessee until he retired.

Mr. Beaty is survived niece, Pamela J. Beaty; nephew, Jeffery S. Beaty and wife, Georgina; and a host of friends.

A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.

Hall Funeral Home, LLC of Livingston, Tennessee is in charge of arrangements.


J.Q. Clark, age 75 of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Tennova Healthcare of Jamestown.

Mr. Clark was born September 6, 1942 in Byrdstown, Tennessee.  He was an electrician.

Mr. Clark is survived by wife, Violet Christine (Hinds) Clark; son, Gregory Allan Clark; and brother, Jimmy Lee Clark.

Mr. Clark was preceded in death by father, Dreadmon Clark; mother, Mother Lou (Harden) Clark; and two sisters, Allene Choate and Charlene Smith.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Jennings Funeral Home with Bro. Philip Hall and Bro. Rick Cross officiating.  Burial followed in the Storie Cemetery in the Little Crab Community. Active pallbearers included Greg Clark, Tim Baldwin, Wade Matthews, Kevin Smith, John Clark, Craig Wheeler and Layne Clark.  Honorary pallbearers included Gerald Huddleston, Robbin Matthews, Jimmy Lee Clark and Eric Miller.

Jennings Funeral Home of Jamestown, Tennessee was in charge of services.