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Obituaries – Aug. 27, 2014

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 2:45 pm

MOSS Funeral services for Richard “Dick” Moss, age 92, of Manchester, were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Rev. Eugene Green officiating. Interment followed at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation was held noon until time of service Wednesday. Mr. Moss passed away Monday morning at the Golden Living Center in Winchester. Online condolences may be made at www.coffeecountyfuneralchapel.com. COFFEE COUNTY FUNERAL CHAPEL

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  • Manchester community leader Ada Wright, 86, dies

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 11:17 am

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    Ada B. Wright, 86, of Manchester, passed away Monday, Aug. 25 at United Regional Medical Center in Manchester. Funeral services for Wright will be at noon Friday, Aug. 29 at Manchester Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the Wright family will be 5-9 p.m. Thursday at Manchester Funeral Home. According to her obituary information, Wright was a volunteer and leader in Cub Scouts, Girl

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  • Obituaries August 13

    Posted on August 14, 2014 at 2:52 pm

    THOMAS Thomas, Eva Karen Massey, age 73, passed away on August 10, 2014 at her home in Hillsboro, Tennessee. Mrs. Thomas was a retired teacher with the Coffee County School System where she taught for over 30 years at the Hillsboro Elementary School and the Coffee County Middle School. She returned to teaching on an interim basis after her retirement. She was a member of the Manchester Cumberland Presbyterian Church

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  • Obituaries – July 23, 2014

    Posted on July 23, 2014 at 11:00 am

    Johnson, Gary “Wayne”, age 52 of Hillsboro, Tennessee, passed away on July 19, 2014. He was a Machinist with UTC Aerospace, Inc. in Tullahoma, Tennessee; a member of the First Baptist Church in Hillsboro and a member of the United Steel Workers. He enjoyed Atlanta Braves baseball and UT football. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Clyde and Mabel Johnson; and maternal grandparents, Edward and Nolen Marbut.

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  • Obituaries – July 16, 2014

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 9:00 am

    WILLIAMS Funeral service for Gary Wayne Williams, age 52, of Manchester, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Reverend Bob Case and Reverend Don Morris officiating. The family will receive friends 5-9 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel.  Mr. Williams passed away on Monday, July 14, 2014, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Gary Wayne

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  • OBITUARIES – July 9, 2014

    Posted on July 9, 2014 at 5:00 am

    HALEY Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Ann Haley, age 70, of Manchester, were conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Horace Lee Jacobs officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Coffee County, Tennessee. Visitation with the family was from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.  Mrs. Haley passed away Wednesday morning at Medical Center of Manchester. Betty was

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  • Retired Manchester Times carrier Austin Taylor, 91, dies

    Posted on July 7, 2014 at 10:57 am

    Austin Taylor poses next to a box of Manchester Times newspapers after retiring as a newspaper carrier in Oct. 2006. Taylor passed away Saturday, July 5. (File photo by Rebekah Hurst)

    Longtime Manchester Times newspaper carrier and World War II veteran Austin Taylor died Saturday, July 5. He was 91. “When I first started at the Times as a part-time sports writer back in 2005, Austin was a steady presence here in the building,” said Times editor Josh Peterson. “He only had to be here once a week to pick up the papers, but it seemed like he was always around,

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