Obituaries for the week of MAY 16, 2018


Jeffrey Lynn Hinds, age 54, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Hinds was born August 7, 1963 in Jamestown, Tennessee.  He was a landscaper.

Mr. Hinds is survived by step-son, Eddie Dean Crouch and wife Tammy; step-grandchildren, Gabriel and Maricie; step-great-granddaughter, Lacy Mae; step-father, Joe Beaty, Jr.; brother, Mitchell Dewayne Hinds; sister, Cora Jo Beaty; nephew and nieces, Dylan, Rheanna and Erin; and aunt and uncle, Virginia and Ruble Hinds.

Mr. Hinds was preceded in death by wife, Patsy Ruth (Honeycutt) Crouch-Hinds; and mother, Joyce Elaine (Hinds) Beaty.

Graveside memorial services will be held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Frogge Chapel Cemetery.

Jennings Funeral Home is in charge of services.


Kristie Lynn Smith, age 48, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Tennova Healthcare of Jamestown.

Miss Smith is survived by two brothers, Tony Smith and wife Tonya and Eddie Smith; five aunts, Betty Bilbrey, Ruth Cravens, Geneva Smith, Lu Smith and Lena Voiles; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Miss Smith was preceded in death by parents, Hollins and Della Faye Smith; brother, Bryan Smith; and grandparents, Doug and Thistle Robbins and Walker and Mythra Smith.

Funeral services were held Monday, May 7, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Pleasant View Church of the Nazarene with Bro. Sam Wood officiating.  Burial followed in the Allardt Cemetery. Pallbearers included Greg Bilbrey, Wayne Cravens, Douglas Cravens, Blaine Smith, Luke Smith, Tony Smith, Eddie Smith, C.W. Smith and Claude Junior Smith.

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



Lois Nola (King) Wright, age 77, of Pall Mall, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Signature Healthcare of Fentress County.

Mrs. Wright was born February 24, 1941 in Jamestown, Tennessee.  She was a factory worker.

Mrs. Wright is survived by husband, Ralph Wright; two sons, Gary M. Wright and wife Lynn and Terry A. Wright; two granddaughters; two great-granddaughters; two brothers, Robert King and Roger King; two sisters, Joyce Stephens and Linda Byrd and husband Jay; special nephew, Wayne Crabtree; special niece, Donna Lyons; special cousins, Bill Campau and Wanda Savage; and special friends, Sandra Bailey and Bernace Beaty.

Mrs. Wright was preceded in death by father, Shelvie “Sheb” King; mother, Goldie Beaty King; brother, Randall King; and sister, Betty Rivers.

Funeral services were held Friday, May 11, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Jennings Funeral Home with Bro. Lonnie Cook and Bro. Daryl Rains officiating.  Burial followed in the Wolf River Cemetery in Pall Mall. Active pallbearers included Thomas Huff, Keith Thomas, Jimmy Sweet, Larry Williams, Shawn Moody and Mikel Anderson.  Honorary pallbearers included Sandra Bailey, Bernace Beaty, Ryan Yantz, Jason Conatser, Chris Huff, Stevie Pyle and Little Crab Lodge.

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