Obituaries for Feb. 26, 2010

Sabra McNeely Jones
Services for Mrs. Jones will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Bob Curtis officiating. Entombment will be in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until the service Saturday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Jones, 86, of Lebanon, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. She was born in Union County, Tenn., the daughter of the late Douglas and Sarah McCarty McNeely. She was an apartment manager for many years. She was a member of the Oakland Baptist Church in Sweetwater.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, John Harvey Jones Sr.
Survivors include: children, Sheila Wood of Seneca, S.C., Sharon Moore of Cleveland, Sandra (Armando) Trujillo of Loxahatchee, Fla., John (Gayle) Jones Jr. of Birmingham, Ala., Jim (Pam) Jones of Lebanon, Selena (Bob) Cunningham of Murfreesboro; sisters, Ruby McNeely of Knoxville and Grace (Gene) Krumnacher of Loudon; 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mark Wood, Jason Jackson, Ryan and Kyle Jones, Jason Cline, Chris Aytes and Matt Norton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

Thomas Ray King
Services for Mr. King will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 at Hellum Funeral Home with Pastor John D. Alexander Sr. officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be noon until the service Saturday at the funeral home.
Mr. King, 65, of Watertown, died Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Summit Medical Center. He was born in Smith County to Mary Frances and the late Horace Edward King.
He was preceded in death by father; brothers, James Edward and Mark King; sister, Linda Reeves; and sister-in-law, Thelia King.
Survivors include: wife, Paulette Grooms-King; mother, Mary Frances King; children, Alice, Keith and Kenric King, Stephanie Grooms and Nancy (Tim) Dotson; grandchildren, Shahana Redd, Dereka Smith PFC, Michael Smith Jr., Keon Dotson, Jerdon Bender, Candice, Ambria, Keidra and Roderic King, Alicia Morgan and Cameron Richardson; great-grandchildren, Sean Phillips, Sariyah Smith, Lacreshia Grooms and Zykeydria and Tiaundria Redd; siblings, Elisha King, Katherine (William) Dirkson, Margaret (Alonzo) Carr, Sue Frazier and Sharon (John) Sanders; aunt, Della Mae (Willie Ben) Stewart; sisters-in-law, Hattie Ruth and Teresa King and Billie Hoover; brothers-in-law, James Reeves, Beverly T. Bell, George E. (Emma), Lillard, Michael R. (Evaunder), Eugene (Laurene) and Chris Grooms; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and classmates from Turner High School.

Sarah M. Pharris
Services for Ms. Pharris will be 7 p.m. Monday, March 1 at Hellum Funeral Home with Pastor Robert Spickard officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens Tuesday, March 2 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until the service Monday at the funeral home.
Ms. Pharris died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010 at Kindred Hospital in Nashville. She was born to the late Homer and Thelma Shannon.
She was preceded in death by husband of 50 years, Raymond Pharris.
Survivors include: step-daughter, Patsy Sakamoto; sisters, Ruby Johns, Mary Mathal, Annie Jordan and Carrie (Eddie) Neese; brother, Leon Shannon; uncle, Hoford Shannon; cousin, Jennifer (Charles) Clark; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Michael Dean Selby
Graveside Services for infant Selby will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 at Wilson County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Gary Miller officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home.
Infant Selby passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010 at age 5 months.
Survivors include: parents, David and Ashley Selby; sisters, Sydney Selby and Maddison Wall; and grandparents, Terry and Debbie Selby, Tena Hughes and Mike and Debbie Wall.

Dawnmarie Wahl Toy
Memorial services for Mrs. Toy will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Minister Darrell Blankenship officiating. Visitation will be noon-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Toy, 34, of Mt. Juliet, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010.
Survivors include: husband, Bill Toy of Mt. Juliet; sons, Josh and Billy Toy and Corey Walden; mother, Karen Zamrock of Ft. Eustis, Va.; father, David (Pat) Wahl of Anniston, Ala.; brothers, David Wahl of Ft. Eustis, Va. and Keith Wahl of Anniston.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.


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