Obituaries June 11, 2020


Kenneth Lynn Barnett, 64, of Rosemark, passed away June 5, 2020. Mr. Barnett was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth D. Barnett; and brother, Scotty Keith Barnett. He is survived by his mother, Gladys Ree Barnett; wife of 22 years, Sue Fairbotham; daughter, Kenya Ree Barnett; son, Austin Lee Barnett; grandchildren, Olivia Grace Barnett and Morgan Paige Barnett; and his two beloved dogs, Abbie and Bella Paige. Mr. Barnett served our country in the United States Marine Corps. After the Marines he worked as a truck driver. He then went on to serve on Campus Safety for 27 years at Rhodes College. The family received friends for a time of visitation June 9. A funeral service was held June 10. Both visitation and funeral were held at Forest Hill Funeral Home, East. Interment followed at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens on Germantown Parkway.

Linda Marie DeBroeck, 47, of Atoka, passed away on June 1, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis. The family received friends until the service June 6 at Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel. Interment will be held in West Tennessee Veteran’s Cemetery at a later date. The family requests memorials be sent to the International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF), First Baptist Millington; or First Baptist Church, in Jacksonville, Florida. Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel had charge.

Lisa Marie Scronce, 52, of Millington, passed away on May 31, 2020 at her home. Northridge Woodhaven Funeral Home had charge.

William Edward Sullivan, 50 of Munford, passed away at Baptist Hospital in Covington on June 2, 2020. The family received friends at Munford Funeral Home-Millington Chapel June 4. A service was held June 5 at the Millington Chapel. Interment followed at Memorial Park in Memphis. The family requests memorials be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Munford Funeral Home-Millington Chapel had charge.

David “Bay” Earl Wright, 95, of Drummonds, passed away at Baptist Hospital in Covington on May 31, 2020. He was 95 years of age and a retired engineer for the U.S. Corps of Engineers and a WWII Army Veteran. He leaves his wife, Anita Faye Wright; sons, David Milton (LouAnne) Wright, Edward Earl Wright; brothers, Red Wright, Terry Wright, Gordon Wright; grandchildren, Rebecca A. Wright Walker, Paul Wright, Mary Wright Adkins, Melissa Wright Yager, Sarah Elizabeth Wright; and nine great-grandchildren. Mr. Wright was predeceased by his wife and mother of his children, Helen Atkinson Wright. The family received friends June 4 at Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel. A service was held June 5 also at the funeral home. Interment followed in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Drummonds. Munford Funeral Home-Munford Chapel had charge.