The following obituaries were received for Wednesday –
Anna Roberta Cornelison – Bedford
Anna Roberta Cornelison, 84, of 1115 T St., of Bedford, passed away on Monday, November 21, 2011 at White River Lodge.
Born April 8, 1927 in Martin County, she was the daughter of Henry Aden and Mayme Ferrel (Roberts) Taylor. She married Eldon Lavern Cornelison on September 15, 1947 and he survives. She was a homemaker and member of the New Union Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband, Eldon, of Bedford; three brothers, Lowell, Perry and Don Taylor; four sisters, Norma, June, Jane and Ada; a daughter-in-law, Wanda Cornelison; two grandchildren, Ryan Matthew Cornelison, and Jenelle Ann Brooks; three great grandchildren, Dalton Cornelison, Luna and Gideon Brooks, two brother-in-laws, Delvin and Dorvin Cornelison, one sister-in-law, Joy Haun and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Eldon Eugene; one daughter, Brenda Darlene, three brothers, Robert Chester and Karroll Taylor; a sister Mayme Ferrell (in infancy) one brother-in-law Onel Cornelison.
Funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 26th in the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary with Mike French officiating. Burial will follow in New Union Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, November 25th and from 9 a.m. until the hour of service on Saturday, Novembert 26th, at Day & Carter Mortuary.
Family and friend are invited to sign the guest book and light a candle in memory of Anna at www.daycarter.com.
James I. Williams – Bedford
James I. Williams, 94, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Monday, November 21, 2011, at Garden Villa in Bedford.
Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 26, at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetry with military honors accorded at the gravesite.
Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Saturday at the church.
Arrangements are directed by Chastain Funeral Home.