In memorium

in christian sympathy :

Rev. Bruce & Wendy Cannon and the congregation of Bear Creek Baptists Church extend our deepest Christian sympathy to ...

...the family of Phyllis Sparks in her passing on Saturday, November 6, 2021.  Phyllis was the wife of the late Frank Sparks.  She was a beloved member of the community and Bear Creek Baptist Church.  Phyllis moved to the Cayman Islands several years ago to be closer to family.
...the family of Eloise Hall in her passing on Sunday, September 12, 2021.  She was the sister of Ruth Grindstaff and Jerry (Annette) Duncan.
...the family of Azalene McGee, age 89, in her passing on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.  Azalene was the mother of Dennis McGee, grandmother of Dylan, Denise, Deema & Danielle McGee, sister of Oleta (James) McGee.
...the family of Dennis Burleson, age 73, in his passing on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.  Dennis was the husband of Kay Burleson, father of Denise Barker & Crystal Tate.  He was the grandfather of Kayla Cook, great Grandfather of Lexie Cook.  He was also the brother-in-law of Kenny (Marcella) Miller.
...the family of Katie Barnett, age 74, in her passing on Friday, September 3, 2021.  Katie was the mother/mother-in-law of Angie and Chris Johnson, grandmother of Allie Johnson.
...the family of Tommy McMahon in his passing on Thursday, September 2, 2021.  Tommy was the husband of Carolyn McMahon.  They were former members of Bear Creek Baptist Church before moving to Va.
...the family of Shelby Jean Greene, age 84, in her passing on Wednesday, August 25, 2021.  She was the mother of Carolyn (Claude) McKinner.  Jean was the grandmother of Jennifer (Shane) Parker, great grandmother of Kendal Parker.
...the family of Wilburn Wise, age 75, in his passing on Tuesday, August 24, 2021.  He was the uncle of Danny (Janet) Wise.
...the family of Louise Young, age 65, in her passing on Monday, August 23, 2021.  She was the wife of Larry Young, stepmother of Edward & David Young.  She was also the sister in law of Nora Nell (Richard) Jarrett.
...the family of Dalia Chiong in her passing on Sunday, August 22, 2021.  Dalia was the aunt of Moises (Jeanette) Chang.
...the family of Mary Howell in her passing on Thursday, August 19, 2021.  Mary was the sister in law of Ken (Peggy) Howell, aunt of Craig (Kathryn) Howell, cousin of Joyce (Addy) Greene.
...the family of Bryan Young in his passing on Tuesday, August 17, 2021.  Bryan was the grandson of Bill (Marie) Young.
...the family of Jeannette Letterman in her passing on Sunday, August 8, 2021.  Jeanette was the sister of Guy Miller.  She was the sister in law of Janet Miller aunt of Beth(Danny) Willis and Jamie (Jennifer) Miller.
...the family of Dee Renfro, age 76, in his passing on Friday, August 6, 2021.  He was the uncle of Time (Lori) Renfro.
...the family of Vicky Tipton Hoilman, age 66, in her passing on July 20, 2021.  Left to cherish her memories are her husband Tony Hoilman, her son Dale (Karla) Buchanan, her daughters Wendy (Mark) Boone, Nikki (Jeff) Webb & Amy (Jason) Simes.  She was the grandmother of Phillip (Michela) Buchanan, Garrett, Connor and Graham Buchanan, Erin Ward, Jessie, Gracie & Bubba Webb, Stephen, Emily, Camden, Peyton, Bodhi & Lily Simes, great grandmother of Lily Grace Buchanan.  She was the sister of Gale (Harold) Deese, Kathy (Eddie) Tunks, Reba (Tom) Vance & Carol (Travis) Autrey.
...the family of Gerald "Jerry" Davis, age 79, in his passing on Saturday, July 3, 2021.  He was the father of Tiffany (Ted) McEntire, grandfather of Addison & Ally McEntire.
...the family of Sue (Willis) Buchanan, age 80, in her passing on June 18, 2021.  She was the sister of Tommy (Reva) Willis.  She was the aunt of Debra (Mark) Cagle, Melanie (Terry) Burse & Lori (Stacey) Burleson.
...the family of Jennie Cornett, age 95, in her passing on June 16, 2021.  She was the mother and mother-in-law of Alfred & June Cornett.
...the family of Ruby Tipton, age 104, in her passing on Sunday, June 13, 2021.  She was the grandmother of Janet (Phillip) Cook, great grandmother of Ryan (Shana) Cook & Kasey (Cara) Cook.
...the family of Phillip Jarrett, age 78, in his passing on Thursday, June 3, 2021.  Phillip was the husband of Patsy Jarrett.  He was the father of David (Lesia) & Danny (Lorie) Jarrett.  He was the grandfather of Ryan (Brittany) Jarrett, Cameron Jarrett, Jake (Brittany) Jarrett & Anna (Matt) Sutton.  He was also the great grandfather of Zayn, Cora, Ensley, Eleanor, Abigail & Vida.  Phillip was the brother of Richard (Nora Nell) Jarrett & Alice (Kenny) Grindstaff.
...the family of Coy Hollifield, age 72, in his passing on Sunday, May 30, 2021.  Coy was the husband of Billie June (Norman) Hollifield.  He was the father of Tammy Buckner, Shana (Rev. Cass) Buchanan, Casey (Kelly) Johnson & Cara (Matt) Laws.  Coy was the grandfather of Keyven, Keaton & Daylan Buchanan, Colton & Landon Johnson, Ettalen & Elam Laws.  He was the brother of Melda (Alan) Biddix.
...the family of Everett Gouge, age 89, in his passing on Saturday, May 8, 2021.  Everett was the father of Rhonda Gouge.  He was the uncle of Nancy Willis, Daniel & Kenneth Pitman.
...the family of Damon Silvers, age 58, in his passing April 15, 2021.  He was the father of Anthony (Laurel) Silvers.
...the family of Dixie Hollifield, age 92, in her passing on Tuesday, March 23, 2021.  She was the mother of Linda Pittman, grandmother of Angela (Craig) Pittman Vanderweide.
...the family of Joe Pitman, age83, in his passing on Monday, March 22, 2021.  He was the grandfather of Renae (Rodney) Pittman, great grandfather of Dylan Ledford, Faith Ledford, Alli Pittman, and Ava Joy Pittman.  He was also the uncle of Veronica (Kenneth) Pitman.
...the family of Bradley Hardie in his passing on Thursday, March 18, 2021.  Bradley was the son of Don & Julia Hardie.
...the family of Gary Murphy, age 71, in his passing on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.  He was the father of Laura (Mike) Buchanan, grandfather of Kaden & Kynlee Buchanan.
...the family of Waits Jr. Freeman, age 84, in his passing on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.  Jr. was the father of Justin Freeman, husband of the late Patsy Gouge Freeman.
...the family of Wade Holder, age 87, in his passing Friday, March 5, 2021.  He was the husband of Donna Holder, father of Paula Holder.
...the family of Terry Burleson, age 59, in his passing Monday, March 1, 2021.  He was the cousin of Kathy (Mike) Young, Matthew Woody & Mark Woody.
...the family of Charles Bridge, age 78, in his passing on February 24, 2021.  He was the husband of the late Winnie Bridge.  Charles was the father & father in law of Charles "Chuck" & Cheri Bridge.  
...the family of Bobby Pendley, age 78, in his passing on Sunday, February 14, 2021.  He was the uncle of Kathryn (Craig) Howell and father of Carrie (Jon) Duncan.
...the family of Jesse Mathis, age 80, in his passing on Friday, February 12, 2021.  He was the father/father-in-law of Amy and Stacy Thomas, grandfather of Ashely Thomas, Brianne (Jake) Willis & Christen (Taylor) Kerlin.
...the family of James Miller, age 75, in his passing on Monday, February 8, 2021.  James was the husband of Rosa Miller, father of Paul (Hope) Miller & grandfather of Portia Miller.
...the family of Henry Boone, age 82, in his passing on Friday, February 5, 2021.  He was the husband of Joyce Boone, father of Kirk (Miranda) Boone and grandfather of Kyla, Abby Mae and John Henry Boone, brother-in-law of Janey (RJ) Thompson.
...the family of Daniel Willis, in his recent passing.  Daniel was the son of Barbara Reid and Danny Willis (son of the late Mae Willis), nephew of Roger (Marie) Willis.
...the family of Danny Ray Biddix, age 64, in his passing on January 31, 2021.  He was the father of Justin (Anthea) Biddix.  He was the "Pop Pop" of Aubree & Holden Biddix.
...the family of Mary Burleson Upton, age 83, in her passing on January 30, 2021.  She was the sister in law of Rev. Vernon Buchanan, aunt of Allen (Sherri) Buchanan and Chris Buchanan.
...the family of Marie Frisbee, age 87, in her passing on January 26, 2021.  She was the aunt of Linda (Eddie) Duncan.
...the family of Richard Shuford, age 75, in his passing on January 23, 2021.   He was the father of Cassandra (Randy) Horton & Daniel Shuford.  He was the grandfather of Landran Guinn, Mia & Maverick Horton.
...the family of Dorothy Sparks, age 80, in her passing on Thursday, January 7, 2021.  She was the wife of the late Eugene Sparks.  She was the mother of Sheila Benfield, Loretta Burleson & Howard Sparks.
...the family of Barbara Hensley, age 79, in her passing on Monday, January 4, 2021 and Joe Hensley, age 83, in his passing on Tuesday, January 5, 2021.  Barbara and Joe were the grandparents of Summer Ray.  A combined memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 16, 1:00 pm, in the chapel of the Yancey Funeral Home in Burnsville.

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