Obituaries for Sunday, May 21, 2006

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Beulah McCloud Brown

Services for Beulah McClowd Brown, of Brookhaven, are 2, May 21, 2006, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapelwith burial in New Hope Methodist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is today from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeralhome.

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Mrs. Brown, 95, died May 19, 2006, at her home. She was born onMarch 7, 1911, to Henry McCloud and Melissa Hamilton McCloud.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Decell MethodistChurch.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husbands, LutherAnding and Sid Brown; her sisters, Lula Hall, Bessie Hamilton,Addie Tarver, Georgia Tarver, Minnie Tyson and Pearlie McCloud; andher brothers, Lee McCloud and Burnell McCloud.

Survivors are her nieces, Dot Temple and Penny Wallace, both ofBrookhaven, and Maple Evans, of Meadville; six grandchildren; ninegreat-grandchildren; and a host of other nieces and nephews.

John Higdon Coleman, Sr.

Services for John Higdon Coleman Sr., of Meadville, were 11 a.m.Saturday, May 20, 2006, at Franklin Funeral Home Chapel with burialin the Coleman Family Cemetery.

Mr. Coleman, 80, died May 18, 2006, at Franklin MemorialHospital in Meadville. He was born on Aug. 26, 1925, to James LoydColeman and Rebecca Lucinda Posey Coleman.

He was a retired logger who was self employed.

Preceding him in death were his parents, his brother and hissister.

Survivors are his wife, Ida Ruth Ezell Coleman, of Meadville;his sons, John Coleman Jr. and Steve Coleman, both of Meadville;his daughter, Marsha Kay Arnold, of Brandon; his sister, MildredGalbreath, of North Platte, Neb.; and his grandchildren, PaigeArnold Webb and Matthew Arnold, of Brandon.

Lucille Herring

Services for Lucille Herring, of Silver Creek, were 11 a.m.Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Saulters-Moore Funeral Home Chapel withburial in Silver Creek Methodist Cemetery.

Mrs. Herring, 85, died May 16, 2006, at Lawrence CountyHospital. She was born in Buena Vista, Va., to James WashingtonTaylor and Nannie Elizabeth Henson Taylor.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Assembly of GodChurch.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

Survivors are her husband, Carl Herring Jr., of Silver Creek;her daughters, Betty King, of Hopewell, Va., Mary Lou Hall, ofBrookhaven, Libbie Nations, of Silver Creek, Millie Davis, ofShreveport, La., Rena Guillory, of Deville, La., and Tricia Berry,of Shivers; her sons, Thomas “Corky” Nuckles, of Hopewell, Kenneth”Tuffy” Nuckles, of Walker, La., James “Sambo” Nuckles, of NewHebron, and Scotty Herring, of Silver Creek; her sister, LouiseRackley, of Hopewell; 17 grandchildren; and 27great-grandchildren.

Dolly Watts Jolly

Services for Dolly Watts Jolly, of Brookhaven, were 11 a.m.Friday, May 19, at Friendship Baptist Church with burial in thechurch cemetery. Riverwood Family Funeral Service was in charge ofarrangements.

Mrs. Jolly, 90, died May 17, 2006, at Haven Hall Health CareCenter. She was born on Sept. 22, 1915, to Charlie Watts and AnnieSmith Watts.

She was retired from Stahl Urban Company. She was a member ofFriendship Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Joe Jolly;her brothers, Ira Watts, Zollie Watts and Burton Watts; hersisters, Ivy Nettles, of Brookhaven, Clara Smith, Ruby Smith,Verdie Watts and Katie Watts.

She is survived by a host of nieces and nephews.