Name, Age, Residence

Monday, July 28, 2014

Willie Jo Surles Polly 90, Florence, AL

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Frances Louise Ezell Thomason 94, Lawrenceburg

Jimmie E Greene 84, Pulaski

Walter Grimes 91, Lawrenceburg

Barbara Jean Holden 62, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, July 26, 2014

James Olen Pettus 82, Loretto

Dallas E. Hill 66, Lawrenceburg

Larry Dale Campbell 57, Goodsprings, TN

Friday, July 25, 2014

Sam Jr. Simpson 69, Lawrenceburg

Catherine M. Alexander 78, Killen, AL

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Willie Lee Johns 73, St. Joseph

Minta Faye Morrison 96, Valley Park, MO

Bill Plunk 71, Lawrenceburg

Monday, July 21, 2014

Leon Inman 72, Lawrenceburg

Connie Hollman 80, Ethridge

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Lois Stevie Tippins 88, Lawrenceburg

Charles Herman Howell 73, Lawrenceburg

Friday, July 18, 2014

Christopher Dale Grinder 42, Lawrenceburg

Hunter Gaines 16, Lawrenceburg

Henry Green Hall 86, Lexington, AL

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Lloyd Leon Crowell 78, Leoma

Dr. Theodore Flanagan 94, Lawrenceburg

Vance Brock 84, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Peggy Jeanette McCree 56, Lawrenceburg

Winnie Dale Norwood Sewell 80, Leoma

Joseph M. Morton 55, Iron City

Monday, July 14, 2014

Peter Carom 75, Lawrenceburg

Edward Lee Kilburn 81, Taft, TN

Patricia Ann Watkins Roberson 80, Iron City

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Newman Graves 88, Summertown

Daisy Tripp 93, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Louis Junior Johnson 87, Lawrenceburg

John Thomason 73, Summertown

Friday, July 11, 2014

Brittney Lynn Simpson 24, Linden, TN

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Douglas Ray Adams 45, Summertown

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

James Conrad Harbison 91, Saugus, MA

James Howard Palmore 71, Leoma

Jackie Bradley 52, Loretto

Friday, July 4, 2014

Clara Rubert Staggs 94, Summertown

Martha Lanita Crowe 58, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Sharon J. Richardson 54, Killen, AL

Buford L. Jester 87 Lawrenceburg

Kirby Lee Vidrine IV 15, Colorado Springs, CO

Monday, June 30, 2014

Patricia Ann Stepp 64, Lawrenceburg

Bobbie La Donna Hodge 89, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Bobby G. Wade Sr. 81, Leoma

Nella Haygood Robbins 77, Trenton, MI

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Ruth Evelyn Evers Waltz 83, Lawrenceburg

Mary Weathers 89, Leoma

Friday, June 27, 2014

Bobby William Burbank, Sr. 82, Greenhill, AL

Raymond W. Jaco 83, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Ezekiel Daniel Oxford 67, Lawrenceburg

Inis Aladine Works 85, Dickson

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

DeAnna Michelle Dobbs Johnson 47, Lawrenceburg

Jennifer Smith 44, Lawrenceburg

Sarah Marie Toungett 70, Pulaski

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Anita Beecham Prince 64, Maryville, TN

Gladys Christine Hardeman 83, Killen, AL

Monday, June 23, 2014

Flossie Hayes Cunningham 101, Ethridge

Lowell Hood 81, Leoma

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Pauline Henderson 88, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Jeffie Griffin 79, Lawrenceburg

Claud Parks Lumpkins 86, Loretto

Friday, June 20, 2014

Edward J. Niedergeses 92, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, June 19, 2014

G. W. Long 68, Anderson, AL

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Virginia Gale Trotti Cox 56, Florence, AL

Evelyn Virginia Berryhill Spurlin 84, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Bonnie Shelton Baxter 97, Dalton, GA

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Harry Alfred Shults 81, Leoma, TN

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Arthur Lee Thompson 84, Lexington, AL

Virgie Annie Weaver 90, Lawrenceburg

Charles C.F. McGee 85, Lawrenceburg

Mary Parrino 97, Lawrenceburg

Friday, June 13, 2014

Wilburn Louis Killen 75, Loretto

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Daniel Ray Hughes 90 Leoma

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Linda Faye Eledge 68, Lawrenceburg

Lonnie Graves 66, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Phil Wilson 76, Lawrenceburg

Fred Story 73, Lawrenceburg

Rev. William E. Cagle, Jr. 85, Florence, AL

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Janice Marie Coleman 61, Lawrenceburg

Edward Franklin Bryant 62, Lawrenceburg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Willie Jo Surles Polly

Willie Jo Surles Polly, 90 of Florence, passed away July 28, 2014 at Florence Nursing and Rehab Center.  She was a housewife and member of Woodlawn Church of Christ.

Survivors include,

Son, Edward Polly and wife Joan of Killen

6 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by husband, Morgan Polly, parents, Joe Thomas Surles and Willie Myrtle Surles, daughter, Joyce Barrier

6 Brothers

1 Sister

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 30 from 11 – 1pm at Woodlawn Church of Christ.  The funeral service will follow at 1pm at the church with Matt Heupel officiating. Burial will follow in Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Barbara Jean Holden

Barbara Jean Holden, age 62 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014 at her residence surrounded by family and friends.  She was a native of Collinwood, TN., homemaker and a member of Gum Springs Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edgar Theodore and Geneva Oneda Crouch Rochelle; one brother, Jerry Rochelle; and one sister, Oneda Rochelle.

She is survived by

Husband, Wayne Holden, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Stephen Newton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Tracie Adkison, Santa Fe, TN

Three Step Daughters, Joanna Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Deanna hallmark, Loretto, TN

Miranda Kapsalis, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fifteen Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

Two Sisters, Jeloa Bonee, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sue Whitecotton, Smithville, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Gum Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Gum Springs Baptist Church at 3:30pm Wednesday, July 30, 2014 with Chad Clanton officiating.  Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Frances Hunt Ezell Thomason

Frances Hunt Ezell Thomason, age 94 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.  She was a native of Dallas, TX., retired from H.G. Hills and Campbell’s Food Town and a member of College Place Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Henry and Florence Rebecca Williams Hunt; her first husband, Leroy Ezell; her second husband, Jones A. Thomason; six brothers, Claude Hunt, Roland Hunt, Clarence Hunt, Solon Hunt, Cecil Hunt and Roy Hunt; and one sister, Edna Mae Watson.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Pat Headrick, Franklin, TN

Two Sons, David Ezell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Johnny Ezell, Nashville, TN

Four Grandchildren, Jon David Headrick, Franklin, TN

Phillip Headrick, Birmingham, AL

Daniel Headrick, Waco, TN

Tracy Wise, Smyrna, TN

Five Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handle by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Wednesday, July 30, 2014 with Ronald Stringer officiating.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Larry Dale Campbell

Larry Dale Campbell, age 57 of Goodsprings, Tennessee passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Louisville, KY., and a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. 

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10am  Keith Couch and Ray Lunsford will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. 

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Mother, Odell Johnson Wright, Leoma, TN

Wife, Carolyn Sweeney Campbell, Giles Co. TN

1 Son, Larry Dale Campbell Jr., Ohio

1 Daughter, Crystal Lefan, Sheffield, AL

1 Brother, Dennis Campbell, Florida

4 Sisters, Barbara Tomlin, Leoma, TN

Darlene Gladney, Greenhill, AL

Lisa Martin,  Lawrenceburg, TN

Amanda Cox, Leoma, TN

4 Grandchildren

2 Step Sons, Mickey Davis and Tyler Simmons

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by father, L.C. Campbell

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Dallas Hill

Dallas “Gene” Hill, age 66 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and owner of D.E. Hill & Son, Inc.

He was preceded in death by his father, D.E. Hill.

He is survived by

Wife, Debbie Hill, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Gene Hill, II., Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Delana Hill, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Joan Hill, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Cordie Hill, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren, Ella hill, Sadie Hill, Reece Boyle, Remi Boyle

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Family suggests memorials be made to American Diabetes Association in honor of Reece Boyle or Abigail’s Plan.

 

Jimmie Elmo Greene

Jimmie Elmo Greene, age 84 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Pulaski, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired janitor for the Lawrence County School System and a member of Bethel Baptist Church.  Mr. Greene served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fletcher and Della Fincher Greene and his wife, Bernice Huntley Greene.

He is survived by

Five Children

Son, Wade Green, Leoma, TN

Daughter, Marilyn Cummins, Waynesboro, TN

Daughter, Brenda Moore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter, Terri Hamm, Pulaski, TN

Son, Randy Greene, Lawrenceburg, TN.

Ten Grandchildren

Twelve Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, July 28, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Bethel Baptist Church at 1pm Tuesday, July 29, 2014 with Jessie Littrell and Daniel Huntley officiating.  Mr. Greene will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm.  Interment will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Leoma, TN., with full military honors.

 

Catherine M. Alexander

Catherine M. Alexandeer, 78 of Killen, passed away July 25, 2014 at ECM Hospital in Florence.  She was a housewife.

Survivors include

Daughter, Janie Gibbs of Illinois

1 Grandchild

Niece, Mary Hyde of Killen

Preceded in death by husband, George Alexander, parents, John and Janie Mahaney

Visitation will be Monday, July 28 from 10am to 11am at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 11am in the funeral home chapel with burial in Greenhill Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Olen Pettus

James Olen Pettus, age 82 of Loretto, passed away July 26, 2014 at Maury Regional Hospital in Columbia.  He was born May 19, 1932 and attended State Line Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include,

Wife of 62 years, Virginia Creekmore Pettus

Son, Jimmy Dale Pettus of Loretto

Daughter, Phyllis Conner, of Hohenwald

Grandchildren, Troy Pettus of Loretto

Chad Pettus of Muscle Shoals, AL

Kayla Conner of Hohenwald

Great Grandchildren, Ally Kate, Addy Karsen and Jack, whom he loved dearly.

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents, William Thomas Pettus and Edith Slater Pettus, father in law, Herman Elmore Creekmore, mother in law, Ina Leo Mashburn Creekmore, sisters, Nelia Rhea Ballard and Helen Mashburn, brothers, Selton, Mitchell and Mike Pettus.

Visitation will be Monday, July 28,  from 4pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home

Funeral service will be Tuesday at 11am at the funeral home with Bro. Harold Widner, Bro. Joel Wallace and Bro. Wayne Jetton officiating.  Burial will be in Restview Cemetery in Loretto.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Minta Faye Morrison

Minta Faye Morrison, age 96, of Valley Park, MO died on Wednesday, June 23, 2014 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, a lifelong member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and a Lioness.

She is survived by

One son, C. Edward (Teresa L,) Morrison, Jr., of Ballwin, MO;

One brother J.B. Smith of Tuscumbia, AL;

Five grandchildren, Daniel E. Morrison, Melissa J. Morrison, Christy D. Cook, Brian M. Cook, and Jason M. Morrison;

Three great grandchildren, Isabelle Morrison, Caleb Waller, and Ashlyn Merritt.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carthel Edward Morrison; her parents Johnnie Brown Smith and Clayton B. Veteto Smith; one brother, William Rufus Smith; and one sister Stella Smith McClanahan.

Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. John Blair officiating and interment in Mt. Nebo Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Saturday, July 26 at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers make donations to St. Jude's Children's Home.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Sam Jr. Simpson

Sam Jr. Simpson, age 69 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee formerly of West Point, TN., passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at NHC Healthcare Scott after an extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and he retired after 37 years as a maintenance worker for Murray Ohio. 

A memorial service will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 6pm

Visitation will be from 4pm to 6pm on Monday, July 28, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

3 Brothers, John Cathey and wife Debra, Lawrenceburg, TN

Larry Cathey and wife Darleen, Lawrenceburg, TN

Michael Cathey and wife Cinthia, Lawrenceburg, TN

4 Sisters, Elizabeth Sprivey, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fay Dobbins and husband Roy, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Cathey, Lawrenceburg TN

Rhonda Cathey and husband David, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Step Children, Ann Brown and husband Craig, Virginia

Herman Edmiston and wife Donna, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Willie Lee Johns

Willie Lee Johns, age 73 of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., and retired from Lawrence Farmers Co-op.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Enoch Woodrow Johns, Sr. and Bashie Clayton Butler Johns; and one brother, Enoch Woodrow Johns, Jr.

He is survived by

Wife, Jo Johns, St. Joseph, TN

Two Sons, Tim Johns and wife Anita Benson, NC

Jeff Johns, St. Joseph, TN

One Daughter, Amy Neal and husband David, Leoma, TN

Eight Grandchildren

Britt, Devan and Sawyer, Benson, NC

Justin and wife Cassie, Leoma, TN

Brandon, Loretto, TN

Ashley, St. Joseph, TN

Hannah and Braden, Leoma, TN

One Great Grandchild, Alli Beth of Leoma, TN

Two Sisters, Clayton Jaynes, Greenhill, AL

Betty Gail Staggs, Florence, AL

One Brother, Murrel Johns, St. Joseph, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, July 25, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, July 26, 2014 with Van Henry Vansandt officiating.  Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in St. Joseph, TN.

 

Bill Plunk

Bill Plunk, age 71 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., self employed auto dealer, and co-owner of Southway T’s and Southway Motors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Cora Lou Jester Plunk; and one brother in law, Ed Hughes, Jr.

He is survived by

Wife, Linda Hughes Plunk, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Ron Plunk, New Hope, AL

One Daughter, Bettie Ann Hunter, Lawrenceburg TN

Two Step Sons, Jim Pulley, Ethridge, TN

Marty Pulley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Josh Plunk, Hendersonville, NC

DeAnna Fox, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Grandson, Jaxson Pulley, Ethridge, TN

One Sister, Martha Sue Fox, Nolensville, TN

One Brother, Danny Plunk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, July 27, 2014.  Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Connie Hollman

Connie Hollman, age 80 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Alive Hospice at Saint Thomas West in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired educator for Lawrence County School System and a ember fo Sacred heart Catholic Church of Lawrenceburg.  She was also a member of the Retired Teachers Association, past President of the Pilot Club, board member of God’s Store House and Blue Grass Regional Library, past sponsor of the LCHS Anchor Club and a Paul Harris Fellow.

She was preceded in death by her parents, H.A. “Boss” and Alice Litchfield Hollander; her husband, J.W. Hollman; and two brothers, Pete Hollander and Buddy Hollander.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Andy Hollman, Ethridge, TN

Pat Hollman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren, Becca Story, Melissa Boston, Katie Hollman, Tyler Hollman, Tori Hollman

Three Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home with Rosary service at 7:30pm.

Funeral mass will be conducted at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 10:30am Thursday, July 24, 2014 with Father Joseph Mundakal officiating.  Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Sacred Heart Catholic School.

 

Leon Inman

Leon Inman, age 72 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Giles County, TN., retired from Neal Funeral Home and a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church where he served as a deacon.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Flournoy and Jewell Riggins Inman; his wife, Gale Cannon Inman; one sister, Joyce McCarter; and one granddaughter, Megan Inman.

He is survived by

Three Sons, Chris Inman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Steve Inman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Church Inman, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Lynn Faulkner, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Sisters, Margie Jones, Lawrenceburg, TN

Martha Garrard, Lawrenceburg, TN

Rebecca Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Savilia Clifton, Nashville, TN

Connie Smith, Lavergne,  TN

Ten Grandchildren, Heather Inman, Cody Inman, Nola Simbeck, Stephanie Evers, Joshua Inman, Morgan Inman, Logan Wells, Lucas Nelson, Carlin Faulkner, Riley Faulkner

Two Great Grandchildren, Brayden Crosby, Cass Reynolds

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Mars Hill Baptist Church at 2pm Thursday, July 24, 2014 with Mickey Brackin and Thomas Mattox officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Abigails Plan.

 

Charles Herman Howell

Charles Herman Howell, age 73, of Lawrenceburg passed away July 20, 2014 following an extended battle with cancer, culminating in a large brain tumor which was removed earlier this year.

He was a native of Giles County, retired from Murray Ohio after 45 years of service and was an avid woodworker.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barbara Jean Davis Howell.

Also surviving, one son; Jeff and Shelia Howell of Florence,

One daughter and two granddaughters of Lawrenceburg/Tulsa; Jeannea Howell Jones, Jennifer Paige (JP) Jones and Jerrica Leigh Jones,

Two brothers; Devon and Jane Howell of Giles County, Lloyd and Marie Howell of Franklin, KY,

One sister; Helen Lamar of Pulaski.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee.

The family will receive friends from noon until 1:00 p.m. July 22, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home with a graveside service and interment following at 2:00 p.m. in Scotts Hill Cemetery with Nick King officiating. Condolences may be sent by way of our website at www.nealfuneralhome.net.

Special thanks to:  Shelia Prince with Hospice Compasses for all her compassion and dedication, Dr. David Spigel of Tennessee Oncology at Sarah Cannon Cancer Center, Devon and family for all those special visits and wonderful meals, Fall River United Methodist Church and Wales Baptist Church, Shelia Howell for all those home cooked meals, good friend and neighbor Bill Skillian, and all of our friends who supported the entire family through prayers, phone calls, visits, cards, and food.

 

Hunter Lee Gaines

Hunter Lee Gaines, age 16 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a student at Lawrence County High School, a member of Flatwoods Freewill Baptist Church and attended Thousand Hills Cowboy Church.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Jesse Smith.

He is survived by

Mother and Step Father, Christy Ann Tabor, Lawrenceburg, TN

Father and Step Mother, Jesse Gaines, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Brothers, Levi, Skyler, Sabastian, Simon, Bradley Gauge

Maternal Grandparents, Willie and Shirley Ramsey, Lawrenceburg, TN

Paternal Grandmother, Mattie Shephard, Summertown, TN

Step Grandparents, John R. Rowland, Sr., Hazlehurst, GA

Peggie Sue Buttz, Hazlehurst, GA

Sherry Guthrie, Bunker Hill, TN

Several Aunts, Uncles and Cousins also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 1pm to 8pm Monday, July 21, 2014 and 9am to 11am Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Flatwoods Freewill Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Flatwoods Freewill Baptist Church at 11am Tuesday, July 22, 2014 with Phillip Perry and Josh Wallace officiating.  Interment will follow at Houser Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Henry Green Hall

Henry Green Hall, 86 of Lexington, Alabama, passed away July 18, 20104 after an extended illness.  Mr. Hall was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ and attended Elgin Hills Church of Christ, was retired from TVA, and was a United States Army Veteran.

Mr. Hall’s survivors include;

Wife, Agnes Putman Hall

Son, Henry Keith Hall of Dubai, UAE

Daughter, Linda Dian Hall

Granddaughter, Mona Hall

Sister, Bobbie Rutland of Tuscaloosa

Niece Dr. Vicki Martin of Birmingham

Nephew, Steve Rutland of Tuscaloosa

Grandnephews, Andrew Martin and Chase Martin both of Birmingham

Mr. Hall was preceded in death by his parents, M.L. and Omega Burks Hall and his sister Martha Augusta Hall.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 11:30am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

Funeral service will follow at 1pm with Dwight McGee and Tony Hutson officiating.  Burial will be at Shiloh Church of Christ Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a special thank you for the loving care given by the caregivers from Home Instead, Gentive Healthcare, and Gentiva Hospice.  All the loving care and devotion given is so very much appreciated.
Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Christopher Dale Grinder

Christopher Dale Grinder, age 42 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 18, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., previously employed at Graphic Packaging for 17 years and a member of Oak Grove #2 Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gary Dale Grinder; and his grandparents, Noah and Dorothy Grinder and Paul Crouch.

He is survived by

Wife, Christina Lanette Gridner, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Christina Nicole Grinder, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Joshua Blake Grinder, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Kathy Crouch Grinder, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Jonathan Chad Grinder, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Kelly Fralix, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandmother, Granny Crouch, Westpoint, TN

Eight Nieces and Nephews, Morgan, Jackson, Jacob, Allison, Logan, Chloe, Cooper and Carly.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 4pm Sunday, July 20, 2014 with Gary Hughes officiating.  Interment will follow at Unity Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Vance A. Brock

Vance A. Brock, age 84 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired farmer and retired from Murray Ohio and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Grant Alonzo and Lester Aldine Gobble Brock; and two brothers, Kenneth Brock and Amos Gate Brock.

He is survived by

Wife, Dorothy Long Brock, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Children, Kathy Lyons, Lawrenceburg, TN

Judy Matney, Lawrenceburg, TN

Gary Brock, Franklin, TN

Connie Brock, Lawrenceburg, TN

Seven Grandchildren, Christy Newton, Mike Lyons, Kim Huckaba, Grant Brock, Tyler Brock, Lucas Brock, Brock Goforth

Seven Great Grandchildren, Austin Newton, Adam Newton, Ashton Matney, Lawson Lyons, Bradley Huckaba, Bryson Huckaba, Caroline Huckaba

One Sister, Elois Brock Long, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, July 20, 2014 with Larry Spears and Danny Huckaba officiating.

Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Macedonia Youth Fund or Meadowview Youth Fund.

 

Dr. Theodore Flanagan

Dr. Theodore “Ted” Flanagan, age 94 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a sudden illness.  He was a native of New York, NY., a retired Professor at The University of Vermont after 30 years and a United States Army Veteran serving in WWII as a surgical nurse.

Survivors are;

Wife, Julie Flanagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Son, Robert Theodore Flanagan and wife Debbie, Brostol, Vermont

2 Step Sons, Donald Edward Mandigo, Middleton, Texas

Richard Paul Mandigo, Hendersonville, NC

1 Step Daughter, Melanie Jane Hennessey, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Grandchildren, Shawn Flanagan, Shawna Flanagan

4 Step Grandchildren, Albert Hennessey, Kara Glerum, Michelle Hennessey and Karr Mandigo

5 Step Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Joseph M. Morton

Joseph M. “Joe” Morton, 55 of Iron City, Tennessee passed away July 16, 2014 after an extended illness.  Mr. Morton was an employee of Loretto Telephone Company and attended Iron City Church of Christ.

Survivors include;

Brothers, John and Alvon, both of Iron City, TN., and William of Detroit, MI

Sisters, Sarah Wilson of Waverly, KY., Carolyn Ewing of Lewisburg, TN., and Deowatha Lynn of Stone Mountain, GA and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Morton was preceded in death by his parents John Newton and Virginia Dare Allen Morton and by his brother Berry Morton.

Visitation will be Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Alvin Alston and Mark Collier officiating.  Burial will be in Wade Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Lloyd Leon Crowell

Lloyd Leon Crowell, age 78 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System after a sudden illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United States Marine Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the Lions Club and of the Methodist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 1pm Donald Goodrum will be officiating.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. There will be a graveside service at 3pm Monday, July 21, 2014 at Twist Wood Cemetery in Rose Hill, MS with military honors given at the graveside.  There will be a visitation from 2pm to 3pm at the cemetery.

Survivors are,

Wife, Ruby Nell Faulkner Crowell, Leoma, TN

2 Sons, Barry Leon Crowell, Chattanooga, TN

Gary Crowell, Rose Hill, MS

1 Daughter, Teresa Rae Hale, Signal Mountain, TN

2 Step Daughters, Patricia Jean Beasley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Pamela Jane Markus, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Grandchild

2 Great Grandchildren

5 Step Grandchildren

6 Step Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews.

Preceded in death by parents, Ules Grady and Vera Estelle Crowell, 2 brothers, Floyd Crowell, William Crowell.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Harry Alfred Shults

Harry Alfred Shults, age 81 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday July 13, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a cabinet maker, a United States Air Force Veteran and a member of Calvary Hill Church of God.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1pm Donald Goodrum and Donnie Smith will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Lindsey Grover Cemetery with Military Honors at graveside.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Monday, July 14, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Shirley Shults, Leoma, TN

1 Son, Jerry Shults, Leoma, TN

2 Brothers, Bernard Shults, Ethridge, TN

Wilburn Shults, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Sister, Nellie Wells, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Grandsons, Christopher Simpson, Stephen Shults, Quintin Shults

2 Great Grandsons, Gavin Shults, Tidus Shults

Preceded in death by 3 brothers, Floyd Shults, Homer Shults, Harold Shults, 2 sisters, Tressie Smith, Annie Shults.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

Peggy McCree

Peggy McCree, age 56 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Michigan, employed at Graphic Packaging and a Christian

She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Ratliff; and one brother, Tony Ratliff.

She is survived by

One son, Darren McCree, Pulaski, TN

One Daughter, Tabitha Davis, Pulaski, TN

One Grandson, Christopher “Suggie” Davis, Pulaski, TN

Mother, Jean Ratliff, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Brenda Stephenson, Leoma, TN

One Brother, Terry Ratliff, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and loved ones also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, July 19, 2014.

 

Winnie Dale Norwood Sewell

Winnie Dale Norwood Sewell, age 80 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at NHC Scott after a brief illness.  Mrs. Sewell was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Leoma Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.  David Simmerman will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, July 18, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Husband, Owen Dell Sewell, Leoma, TN

Daughter, Donna Rhea and husband Richard, Leoma, TN

Son, Danny Sewell and wife Rita, Savannah, TN

1 Brother, Bobby Norwood, Five Points, TN

3 Grandchildren, Karisten Sewell, Chattanooga, TN

Kirby Petty and husband Matt, Jackson, TN

Jamison Rhea, Leoma, TN

In Lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Abigail’s Plan in memory of Winnie Sewell at 5 Will Ave. Lawrenceburg, TN  38464

 

Edward Lee Kilburn

Edward Lee Kilburn age 81 of Taft, Tennessee passed away on July 14, 2014 at St. Thomas Hospital.  He was a native of Lawrence County and a Crane Operator.

He is survived by

One Son, Edward Lee Kilburn Jr. of Murfreesboro, TN.

One Daughter, Regina Marlowe of Murfreesboro

Four Grandchildren

One Great Grandchild

One Sister, Joyce Marie Collick of Lawrenceburg, TN

He was preceded in death by his parents Carmen and Lucille Rodgers Kilburn.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, July 17, 2014 at 2pm with Dr. Jim Clardy and Dr. Craig Goff and interment in Houser Cemetery..

Visitation will be at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home Wednesday, fro 5p to 8p

 

Brittney Lynn Simpson

Brittney Lynn Simpson, age 24 of Linden, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Lincoln Park, MI.

She is survived by

Father, Jamie Dean Simpson, Michigan

Mother, Tammy Wynell Simpson, Michigan

Grandparents, Ronald H. and Betty J. Watkins, Linden, TN

Several Brothers and Sisters also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Thursday, July 17, 2014.  Interment will follow at Kidd Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Patricia Ann Watkins Roberson

Patricia Ann Watkins Roberson, 80 of Iron City, Tennessee passed away July 14, 2014 at her residence.  Mrs. Roberson was retired from Iron City Stamping, a Freewill Baptist, and a member of the Eastern Star.

Survivors include,

Daughter, Enola Gay Wallace of Iron City

Brother, Owen Phillip Watkins o f Florence, AL

Sisters, Dorothy Rhodes and Alice Gruber, both of Florence

Grandchildren, NaTanya Yocom and MaKaylah Robinson

Great Grandchildren, Logan Lanier, Abigail Lanier, and DaLayna Yocom

Great Great Grandson, Ryan Lanier.

Mrs. Roberson was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Allen Roberson, Jr., and her parents, Owen and Rhoda Hannah Lawson Watkins.

Visitation will be Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be Wednesday at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Greg Morris and Bro. Craig Mason officiating.  Burial will be in Railroad Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Daisy Estha Luncford Tripp

Daisy Estha Luncford Tripp, age 93 of Lawrenceburg, passed away on July 13, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Leoma, TN., homemaker and member of the Grace Church of the Nazarene.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Joan Tripp of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Reavis Luncford of Leoma, TN

One Sister, Pansy Poole of Akron, OH

Four special friends, Rhonda Pippin, Linda Wicker, Pat Cobb, GeGe Anderson

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Lena Tyree Luncford and husband, Willard Elmo Tripp.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 5pm to 7pm

Funeral service will be held at 11am Wednesday, at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, July 16, 2014 with Rev Roberta Martin and Bro. Chad Ballatine and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Newman L. Graves

Newman L. Graves, age 88 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Giles County, TN., retired farmer and a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church.  Mr. Graves served his country honorably n the US Army during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, P.R. and Bertha Hedgepeth Graves; two brothers, Earl Graves and Doyle Graves; and one sister, Etha Toungett.

He is survived by

Wife of 69 years, Fronie Gray Graves, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Jean Rochelle, Columbia, TN

One Son, Michael Graves, Summertown, TN

Three Grandchildren

Five Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, July 14, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, July 15, 2014 with Carl Byrd officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

John Thomason

John Thomason, age 73 of Summertown died Saturday, July 12, 2014 at NHC Healthcare in Lawrenceburg. 

He is survived by

Two Sisters, Kathy Cross of Lawrenceburg

Mildred Pigg of Summertown

He was preceded in death by his parents Porter Thomason and Thelma Morgan Thomason.

Funeral services will be at 2pm Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel with David Smith officiating and interment in Mt. Horeb Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4pm to 8pm Monday, July 14, 2014 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Louis Junior Johnson

Louis Junior Johnson, age 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014 at ECM Hospital after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., an Army Veteran, and retired from Nabisco and of the Baptist Faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 3pm Jeff Putman will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens with Military Honors at graveside.

Visitation will be from 1pm to 3pm on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Brother, Donald Johnson, Florence, AL

1 Sister, Sue Patterson, Neosho, MO

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, William and Fannie Pearl Johnson, wife, Marjorie Johnson, 2 sisters, Marjarett Gordon, Mabelene Murks

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Douglas Ray Adams

Douglas Ray Adams, 45, of Summertown, Tennessee passed away July 9, 2014 at Centennial Hospital in Nashville.  Mr. Adams was born in Loretto, TN.

Survivors include

Mothers, Pauline Adams and Mary Adams

Brothers, Andrew Adams,

Paden Adams

Jason Clayton

Sisters, Susan Shoefstall

Janice Busby

Rebecca Childers

Rebecca Robinson

Nieces and Nephews, Charles and Paige Busby, Kayla Busby, Brian Shoefstall, and Gary Shoefstall.

Mr. Adams was preceded in death by his father, Junior Adams.

Visitation for Mr. Adams will be Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral services will be Sunday at 2pm.  In the funeral home chapel with Bro. Grant Pavy, Bro. Johnny Higgason and Jeff Crews officiating.  Burial will be in New Salem Church of God Cemetery in Summertown.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Jackie Bradley

Jackie Bradley, age 52 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN.  He had worked for Loretto Casket Company and a Catholic.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10am Bro. Jeff Putman will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Hensley Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Sister, Pam Killen and husband, John of Loretto, TN

2 Brothers, Kevin Killen, Anderson, AL

Roger Killen, Columbia, TN

Children, Becky Ward, St. Joseph, TN

Dustin Held, South Carolina

Preceded in death by parents, Frances Killen and Eddy Bradley.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

James Howard Palmore

James Howard Palmore, age 71, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at NHC Healthcare Lawrenceburg after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lakeland, FL., retired from Dura Automotive and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 11am David Simmerman and Mahlon Fisher will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Center Point Methodist Church.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Daughter, Lora Morgan and husband Bobby, Loretto, TN

2 Brothers, Wallace Palmore and wife Pat, Leoma, TN

Paul Palmore and wife Marilyn, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sister, Emily Weathers, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Grandchildren, Evan Morgan and Allie Morgan

Preceded in death by parents, Hallie and Clara White Palmore, brother in law, Johnny Weathers.

In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Leoma Baptist Church Building fund.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

James Conrad Harbison

James Conrad Harbison, age 91, of Saugus, MA passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Chief Petty Officer for the U.S. Navy, and a member of Fleet Reserve Association and American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Sharlet Knight Harbison; three brothers, and two sisters.

He is survived by

Wife of 62 years, Vera Harbison, Saugus, MA

Two Sons, James William Harbison, Saugus, MA

David Byron Harbison, Newburyport, MA

Two Sisters, Nancy Daughtry, Ethridge, TN

Nyla Collins, Treasure Island, FL

Five Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 2pm Friday, July 11, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, July 11, 2014 with Keith Barnett officiating.  Interment will follow at Mars Hill Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Kirby Lee Vidrine IV

Kirby Lee Vidrine IV, age 15 of Fort Carson, Colorado passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014.  He was a native of Fort Stewart, GA., and a member of Fountain Independent Baptist Church in Fountain, CO.

He was preceded in death by his brother, John Wesley Vidrine; and his great grandfather, Wallace Howell.

He is survived by

Parents, Kirby Lee Vidrine, III and Wendy Lee Vidrine, Fort Carson, CO

Seven Sisters, Kelly Vidrine

Mandy Vidrine

Lee Ann Vidrine

Martha Vidrine

Christa Vidrine

Johanna Vidrine

Lindsey Vidrine

Two Brothers, Thomas Vidrine

William Vidrine

Grandparents, John R. and Delores Vidrine, Branch, LA

Donald T. and Mary Evelyn McWhorter, Macon, GA

Norma Marier, Pell City, AL

Great Grandmother, Pauline Howell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Host of extended family and loving friends also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 10am to 1:30pm Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Fall River United Methodist Church at 2pm Tuesday, July 8, 2014 with Mark Stroud officiating.  Interment will follow at Fall River Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Light On The Mountain Youth Camp, PO Box 2194 Robbinsville, NC 28771.

 

Martha Lanita Crowe

Martha Lanita Crowe, age 58, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 4, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Betty Beasley; and one grandson, Spc. Ashton Slayte Keener.

She is survived by

Husband, Jon Crowe, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Tracy Crowe Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Goddaughters, Robin Cobb, Ethridge, TN

Tiffany Bonee, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Hayley Michelle Keener, Lawrenceburg, TN

William Jonathan Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Great Grandchildren, Tiana Elizabeth Keener, Lawrenceburg, TN

Kyla Jade Keener, Lawrenceburg, TN

Parker Ray, Loretto, TN

Father, James Henry Martin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Lura Faye Patton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Barbara Ann Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, July 7, 2014.  Interment will follow at OK Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Vanderbilt University Medical Center c/o Liver Transplant Program.

 

Clara Rubert Staggs

Clara Rubert Staggs, age 94 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 4, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., homemaker, retired custodian for the Lawrence County School System and a member of Summertown Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ben and Lou Escue Rubert; her husband, Cleve Staggs; one son, Noley “Bud” Staggs; one brother, Ben T. Rubert; five sisters, Viola Chennault, Cleo Rubert, Earnestine Dye, Equilla Martin, and Betty Jo Staggs; one grandson; one granddaughter; one great grandson; and two great granddaughters.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Orilla Steadman, Summertown, TN

One Son, James Staggs, Leoma, TN

Three Sisters, Mattie Lou Chennault, Summertown, TN

Theona Bolin, Tuscaloosa, AL

Violet Bishop, Lawrenceburg, TN

Severn Grandchildren

Fifteen Great Grandchildren

Four Great Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home. 

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, July 7, 2014 with Ricky Glass officiating.  Interment will follow at Kidd Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Buford L. Jester

Burford L. “Dock” Jester, age 87, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Lewis County Nursing and Rehab in Hohenwald, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, retired farmer and horse trainer, owner and operator of Jester Stables, and attended Mars Hill Baptist Church.  Mr. Jester was a member of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Newton Cicero and Ella mae Huffman Jester, and his wife, Edith Berryhill Jester.

He is survived by

One Son, Jerry Jester, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Faye Woodruff, Nashville, TN

Evelyn Ramahi, Texas

Two Grandchildren, Josh Huckaba, Lawrenceburg, TN

Angie Millikien, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Great Grandchild, Brantson Mashburn, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. 

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Mars Hill Cemetery at 11am Thursday, July 3, 2014 with Chad Moore officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Mars Hill Cemetery.

 

Sharon J. Richardson

Sharon J. Richardson, 54 of Killen, Alabama passed away July 1, 2014.

She is survived by

Husband, Marvin Tidwell

Son Rocco Campbell

Sister, Patricia Letson

1 Grandchild

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bobby Gene and Margie Lee Zimmerman Richardson; brothers, Gary Wayne Richardson and Kenneth Richardson; and sister, Carolyn “Sue” Tidwell.

There are no services planned for Ms. Richardson

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Bobbie La Donna Hodge

Bobbie La Donna Hodge age 89 of Lawrenceburg died Monday morning June 30, 2014 at Country Side Nursing Home in Lawrenceburg.  She was a native of Jackson, MS., retired from NHC and a member of East End Methodist Church.

She is survived by

Five Sons, Joe Hodge Jr. of Brentwood, TN

James Wiley Hodge of Huntsville, AL

William Cecil Hodge of Summertown

Christopher Hodge of Lawrenceburg

Roy Hodge of Lawrenceburg

One Daughter, Janie Anderson of Cadiz, KY

Sixteen Grandchildren

Twenty Three Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

She was preceded in death by her husband Joe Thomas Hodge Sr. and her parents, James Graham and Willie Mae Johnson Graham.

Funeral service will be 11am Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Bobby Gobbell officiating and interment in Lawrence County.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Patricia Ann Stepp

Patricia Ann Stepp, age 64 of Lawrenceburg died at her residence on Monday morning June 30, 2014.  She was a native of Hendersonville, NC and worked at Crockett Hospital.

She is survived by

Father, Henry Dockery of Hendersonville, NC

Two Sons, Jason Rhodes of Columbia

Sean Lowery of Lawrenceburg

One Daughter, Autumn McBee of Shelbyville, TN

One Brother, Shane Dockery of Hendersonville, NC

Two Sisters, Gail mathis and Becky Moser both of Greensboro, NC

Three Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by mother, Lois Edmon Dockery.

Funeral service will be 1pm on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Sarita Fields officiating and interment in May Cemetery.

Visitation will be 11am to 1pm Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Nella Haygood Robbins

Nella Haygood Robbins, age 77 of Trenton, MI., went to be with the Lord Sunday June 29, 2014 at Oakwood Hospital, Southshore in Trenton after a extended illness.

She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and of the Church of God faith.

She enjoyed her church for many years and sang at different churches and nursing homes.  She also loved gardening.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11am Rev. Oneal Wallace will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Lindsey Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sisters, Marie Huntley of Leoma, TN

Myrtle Kimbrel of Leoma, TN

2 Brothers, R.V. Haygood, Columbia, TN

J.C. Haygood, Atlanta, GA

Several Nieces and Nephews

A very special thank you to her loyal and dedicated friend, Phyllis Ervin of Newport, MI for all her attention and tremendous help during Nells’s long illness.

Preceded in death by her parents, Rufus and Ovie Haygood, daughter, Karen Robbins, brother, Elburn Haygood, sister, Edith Shults

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ruth Evelyn Evers Waltz

Ruth Evelyn Evers Waltz, age 83 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at NHC Lawrenceburg.  She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

She is survived by

Two Sons, John William of Lawrenceburg

Robert Joseph of Long Beach, CA

One Daughter, Cheryl Smith of Charlotte, NC

Four Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Waltz and her parents, Joe and Lena Evers; three brothers, Henry, William Thomas, and Leonard Evers; four sisters, Helen Evers, Stella Evers, Mary Getz, and Katie Alvestaad.

A special thank you to Margie Kobeck, Margaret Gabel, and the staff at NHC Brink Street.

Visitation will be 3pm to 6:30pm Monday, June 30, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel and rosary at 6:30pm by Father Joseph

Funeral service will be 10am Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Joseph officiating and interment in Calvary Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Sacred Heart Catholic School.

Pettus Turnbo is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Bobby G. Wade Sr.

Bobby G. Wade Sr., age 81, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Ripley, Tn., retired from Murray Ohio a member of Loretto and Rogersville’s Senior Citizens and a member of Faith Baptist Church in Loretto, TN.

Funeral services will be held at Faith Baptist Church on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 11am.  Steve Headrick and Thom Tapp will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Monday, June 30, 2014 at Faith Baptist Church.

Survivors are

Wife, Janice Johns Wade, Leoma, TN

4 Sons, Bobby Wade Jr., Humbolt, TN

Danny Wade, Humbolt, TN

Jamie Wade, Loretto, TN

Stephen Wade, Odenville, AL

2 Daughters, Susan Luckey, Humbolt, TN

Angie Shadix, Loretto, TN

2 Sisters, Mollie Lynski, Orland Park, IL

Cherry Lamberty, New Port Richy, FL

11 Grandchildren

12 and a half Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Sharpe and Julia Burks, step father, Harmon Burks

In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to American Cancer Society or John Albright Food Center in Loretto.  Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Mary L. Weathers

Mary L. Weathers, age 89, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., homemaker and a member of Leoma Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Virgie Roper Box; her husband, John Millard Weathers; and one brother, Charlie Box.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Diane Moore, Leoma, TN

One Son, Dale Weather, Five Points, TN

One Brother, James Audie Box, Nashville, TN

Seven Grandchildren

Eight Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends form 5pm to 8pm Monday, June 30, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, July 1, 2014 with Greg Lee, David Simmerson, and Mahlon Fisher officiating.

Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Leoma Baptist Church Building Fund.

 

Raymond W. Jaco

Raymond W. Jaco, age 83 of Lawrenceburg died Friday, June 27, 2014 at NHC Lawrenceburg Brink Street.  He was a native of Toledo, Ohio, retired Operating Engineer, Machinist Mate 1st Class in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict, former Commander of VFW Post 1618, a member of the American Legion, a VFW Honor Guard and a Catholic.

He is survived by

Two Sons, Dale Jaco of MN

Thomas Jaco of Ethridge

One Daughter, Patricia Waller Destrehan, LA

One Brother, William C. Jaco of Toledo, OH

Two Sisters, Rose Ann Stenlund of Lawrenceburg

Emma Donnally of Lawrenceburg

Four Grandchildren, John David Waller, Sarah Waller, Aaron Jaco and Adam Jaco

Three Great Grandchildren

Special Friend, Linda Martin of Lawrenceburg

He was preceded in death by his wife, Erna Jaco; his parents, William C. Jaco and Mary Kidd Jaco; three brothers, Doyle, Rex and Charles Jaco; and one sister, Mary Tom Brecht.

Funeral service will be 1pm Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Father Joseph Mundakal officiating and interment in Bumpas Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Monday, June 30, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Bobby William Burbank, Sr.

Bobby William Burbank, Sr., 82 of Greenhill, Alabama passed away June 27, 2014 after a brief illness.  Mr. Burbank was retired from Reynolds Metals and was a United Stated Navy Veteran of the Korean War.  Mr. Burbank was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Korean War Veterans Association, Knights of Columbus and the American Legion.

Survivors include,

Wife, Marie Cooper Burbank

Sons, Bobby Burbank Jr.

Morris Burbank

Daughters, Rose Garrison

Vicky Purser

Sharon Cody

Brothers, Doug Burbank

Jimmy Burbank

Charles Burbank

Sister, Cora Fetro

15 Grandchildren

15 Great Grandchildren

Mr. Burbank was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Viola Springer Burbank; son, David Burbank; and brothers, Herman Wright, Frank Burbank, James Burbank and Robert Burbank.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 28, 2014 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home with the prayer service at 7pm.

The funeral service will be Sunday, at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Deacon Sam Beckman and Father Lucas Arulappa officiating.  Burial will be in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

DeAnna Michelle Dobbs Johnson

DeAnna Michelle Dobbs Johnson, age 47 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Florence, AL., employed with Path Group, and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, John Dobbs; and maternal grandparents, Arthur M. and Gladys Caperton.

She is survived by

One Son, Braxton Johnson, Ethridge, TN

One Daughter, Bree Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Ruth Dobbs, Ethridge, TN

Father, Johnny Dobbs, Nashville, TN

Paternal Grandmother, Mary Frances Rosa, Nashville, TN

A host of friends also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, June 29, 2014 with Mark Johnson and Mark Nelson officiating.  Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Giles County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Liberty Hill Cemetery Fund or the DeAnna Johnson Memorial Fund at Bank of Frankewing.

 

Anita Beecham Prince

Anita Beecham Prince, age 64 of Maryville, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at TSU Hospital in Knoxville, TN., after a sudden illness.  She was a native of Aniston, AL., retired from the United States Army Contracting Agency after 30 years and of the Protestant faith.

A memorial service will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 6pm

Visitation will be from 4pm to 6pm on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Husband, Sam Prince, Maryville, TN

Daughter, Courtney Nicole Prince, Maryville, TN

2 Step Children, Laurel Prince Smith, Aniston, AL

Joseph C. Prince, Mobile, AL

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ezekiel Daniel Oxford

Ezekiel Daniel Oxford, age 67, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from City of Lawrenceburg, and of the Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Grover Cleveland and Emma Kerr Oxford; and one sister, Virginia Jo Hughes.

He is survived by

Wife, Laverne Hayes Oxford, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Daughters, Lori Oxford Jones, Franklin, TN

Rachel Oxford Craige, Birmingham, AL

Laura Cash Cox, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Bart Hayes Cash, Spring Hill, TN

Eleven Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Monday, June 30, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Memorial service will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, June 30, 2014 with Bill Burks, Jr. officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Lawrence County Public Library.

 

Sarah Marie Toungett

Sarah Marie Toungett, age 70 of Pulaski died Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Nashville and a member of the Barn Church.

She is survived by

Two Sons, William Toungett of Ethridge, TN

David Toungett of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Joann Alban of Florida

Bonnie Pinkelton of Pulaski

Ten Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents James Boze and Claudine Burgess Boze and twin daughters, Rose Marie and Sarah Marie Toungett.

Funeral service will be 2pm Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Kenny West officiating and interment in John Lay Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Friday, June 27, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Jennifer Smith

Jennifer Smith, age 44 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Maury County, TN., Inspector for Lasko Metal Products, and a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church. She was also a member of Lawrenceburg Eastern Star and DAV.

She was preceded in death by her father, Clifford Miller; and one brother, Charlie Miller.

She is survived by

Husband, Dennis H. Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Mary Miller, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Joe King, Atlanta, GA

Three Sisters, Elaien Vernon, Pulaski, TN

Kathey Whinworth, Pulaski, TN

Judy Gowan, Pulaski, TN

One Step Son, Stanley Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Daughter, Lucinda McKinney, Mt. Pleasant, TN

Seven Step Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, June 27, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home wit and Eastern Star Service at 7pm.

Funeral services will be conducted at Mars Hill Baptist Church at 11am Saturday, June 28, 2014 with Mickey Brackin officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.

 

Flossie Hayes Cunningham

Flossie Hayes Cunningham, age 101 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Monday, June 23, 2014 at her son’s residence in Hendersonville, TN.  She was a native of Ethridge, TN., a homemaker, a member of the Eastern Star, Progressive Garden Club, Ro-Ann Club, a Paul Harris Fellow Second Level and Ethridge United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward Leroy “Jack” and Maggie Lena Jones Hayes; her husband, Harry Bryan Cunningham, Sr., two sisters, Margaret Steele and Irene Owens; and three brothers, Eueen “Bud” Hayes, James Hayes and Hezzie Hayes.

She is survived by

Two Sons, H.B. Cunningham, Jr., Memphis, TN
Charles E. Cunningham, Hendersonville, TN

Two Granddaughters, Kellie Cunningham, Nashville, TN
Kacie C. Maercker, Mt. Juliet, TN

One Grandson, Charles E. Cunningham, Jr., North Port, FL

Three Great Grandchildren, M.J. Maercker
Kingston Maercker
Shaelyn Hope Cunningham

Loving extended Hayes Family also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Ethridge United Methodist Church at 2pm Friday, June 27, 2014 with Billy Beal officiating.  Mrs. Cunningham will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to the service.

Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.

 

Gladys Christine Hardeman

Gladys Christine Hardeman, age 83 of Killen, Alabama passed away June 24, 2014 after an extended illness.  Mrs. Hardeman was a homemaker, a switch board operator for Southern Bell Telephone Company of Florence for Several years, a 1949 graduate of Lexington High School, and a life member of Antioch Church of Christ.

Survivors include

Sons, Phillip Dean Hardeman and Larry Chris Hardeman and wife Danonda

Daughters, Amy Suzanne Hardeman and Jill Lanee Eldridge and husband Douglas

Son in Law, Michael Hollandsworth

Sister, Millinea Southern

Grandchildren, Alisha Crunk, Amanda Irons, Drew and Brittany Hardeman, and Paige and Josh Eldridge

Great Grandchildren, Caleb and Elizabeth Christine Crunk and Braylee Irons.

Mrs. Hardeman was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Dean Hardeman; daughter, Vickie Jane Hollandsworth; parents, Charles Henry and Margaret Elizabeth Jones, brothers, Reed, Jesse, Clifton, Charles Henry Jr. and Otis Jones and sisters, Idell Smith and Murtle Clemmons.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be held Friday at 1pm at Antioch Church of Christ with Bro. Bill Brazier and Bro. David O’Connell officiating.  The casket will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm.  Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the 5th floor nurses at ECM Hospital and also Tennessee Valley Hospice for their great care during her illness.

 

Lowell Hood

Lowell Hood, age 81 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Monday, June 23, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., an Army veteran serving in Korea, retired from Murray Ohio, a farmer and a member of Five Points Church of Christ.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 1pm Danny Pettus will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Dobbins Cemetery with military honors given at the graveside.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Son, Phillip Hood and wife Rose Ann, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Daughters, Patti Elliott and husband Tony, Birmingham, AL

Talissa Hood and husband David, Leoma, TN

1 Sister, Sherry Ann Fleming, Loretto, TN

3 Grandchildren, Ashley Howell and wife Katie, Leoma, TN

John David Hood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maggie Elliott, Birmingham, AL

2 Great Granddaughters, Ansley Howell and Gabby Howell, Leoma, TN

2 Brothers in Law, Ralph Keeton, Florence, AL

Ralph Freeland, Sylester, GA

Several Nieces, Nephews, and Special Friends

Preceded in death by parents, David and Ollie Hood, wife, Ottie Mese Hood, 6 sisters, Natalice Hood, Sybil Stephen, Mable Shelton, Estelle Fox, Blanch Massey and Sarah Elizabeth Keeton, 1 granddaughter, Whitney Elliott

In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Abigail’s Plan or Dobbins Cemetery Fund.

 

Pauline Robbins Henderson

Pauline Robbins Henderson, age 88 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at her residence in Lawrenceburg.  She was a native of Forrest City, NC., retired inspector at McCloud Steel, and a member of Victory Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Husband, Gene Henderson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Myron Newton, Rockwood, MI

Granddaughter, Leigh Ann Newton, Romulus, MI

Great Granddaughter, Catherine Marie Newton, Romulus, MI

Sisters, Irene Smith, Ethridge, TN

Martha Ann Phillips, Soddy Daisy, TN

Violet Shults, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brothers, C. M. Robbins, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lester Robbins, Lawrenceburg, TN

V.E. Robbins, Lakeland, FL

Several Nieces and Nephews.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends Monday, June 23, 2014 from 5 to 8 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11am at Neal Funeral Home with Bro. Jesse Cozart officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Jeffie Ann Griffin

Jeffie Ann Griffin, 79 passed away at Maury Regional Hospital on June 1, 2014.

She is survived by

Husband, Alton Griffin of Lawrenceburg

Sons, Jackie Griffin of Houston, Texas

Jerry Griffin of Lawrenceburg

Also survived by

One Brother, Ronnie Killen of Lawrenceburg

One Sister, Peggy Jo Perry of Ethridge.

She has four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, James and Edith Simms of Killen

Visitation will begin Monday at 10 until 12pm

Funeral will be Monday at 12pm

Interment will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Abigail’s Plan.

Pettus Turnbo in charge.

 

Claud Parks Lumpkins

Claud Parks Lumpkins, age 86 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a sudden illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United States Army veteran, a truck driver, a former employee for Wilson Casket Co., and a member of Faith Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 11am on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.  Shaun Kelly will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto Cemetery with military honors at graveside.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Monday, June 23, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

3 Sons, Jerry Lumpkins and wife Pam, Loretto, TN

Stanley Lumpkins and wife Judy, Loretto, TN

Steven Lumpkins and wife Karen, Loretto, TN

3 Daughters, Judy Kelly and husband Gary, Westpoint, TN

Vicki Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sheri Gordon, Loretto, TN

10 Grandchildren

4 Step Grandchildren

9 Great Grandchildren

2 Step Great Grandchildren

1 Great Great Grandson

Preceded in death by wife, Mary Grace Grooms Lumpkins, parents, Claud and Annie Mae Crews Lumpkins, 2 sons, Wayne and Chuck Lumpkins, son in law, Tony Staggs, 2 sisters, Faye Flatt and Joyce Lumpkins.

Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc. is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Edward J. Niedergeses

Edward J. Niedergeses, age 92 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired farmer and dairyman, was a part of Niedergeses Brothers for many years, and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Lawrenceburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank J. Niedergeses, Sr. and Mary Cecila Whitehead Niedergeses; his wife, Margaret Rose Jones Niedergeses; and three brothers, Bishop James D. Niedergeses, John F. Niedergeses, and Frank J. Niedergeses, Jr.

He is survived by

Three Daughters, Betty Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jeanne Kelley, Gadsden, AL

Becky Roberson, Columbia, TN

Four Sons, James Niedergeses, Lawrenceburg, TN

David Niedergeses, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mark Niedergeses, Lawrenceburg, TN

Steve Niedergeses, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Martha Webb, Lawrenceburg, TN

Roberta Vernon, Lawrenceburg, TN

Louise Fleeman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nineteen Grandchildren

Twenty Six Great Grandchildren

Two Great Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home with a rosary service at 7pm

Funeral mass will be conducted at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Lawrenceburg at 10am Monday, June 23, 2014 with Father Lucas officiating.

Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

G. W. Long

G. W. Long, age 68 of Anderson, Alabama passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Limestone County, AL., he was self employed.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 2pm Guy McDaniel will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Bonnertown Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, June 30, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Wife, Gwen Mosley Long, Anderson, AL

Daughter, Tanya Hammond and husband Brad, Anderson, AL

4 Brothers, Larry Long and wife Connie, Anderson, AL

Jerry Long and wife Shirley, Lester, AL

Harold Long and wife Geneva, Athens, AL

Lyndell Long and wife Shelia, Rogersville, AL

2 Sisters, Martha Long, Athens, AL

Charlotte Griggs and husband Steve, Athens, AL

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Evelyn Virginia Berryhill Spurlin

Evelyn Virginia Berryhill Spurlin, age 84, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, June 18, 214 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Mayfield, KY., retired secretary from Social Security Administration and a member of College Place Church of Christ.  Mrs. Spurlin was also a member of the American Legion and VFW ladies Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her parents, J.D. and Nellie Edna Guinn Berryhill; and her husband, Cary C. Spurlin.

She is survived by

Cousins

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 12pm to 1:45pm Friday, June 20, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 2pm Friday, June 20, 2014 with Ronald Stringer officiating.

 

Bonnie Shelton Baxter

Bonnie Shelton Baxter, 97 of Dalton, GA., and formerly of Lawrenceburg, TN., passed away Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Morningside Assisted Living in Dalton, GA.

Bonnie is survived by

Son and Daughter In Law, Joseph Turney and Debbie Baxter

Grandchildren, David and Rachel Baxter, Amy Baxter

Great Grandchildren, Ellie, Sam, Henry, Nora Kate and Charlie Baxter

Sisters In Law, Jean and Clyde Ingram, Jane and Phil Vivona, Joyce Shelton

Brother In Law, Clinton Freeze

Several Nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph T. Baxter, Sr., her parents the late George and Sue Danley Shelton and brothers, Walter Shelton and Hansird Shelton, sister, Helen Freeze.

Memorial services will be at 2pm at Pettus Turnbo Chapel in Lawrenceburg, TN., on Saturday, June 21, 2014 with the Rev. E.G. Sims officiating.  The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service.

There will also be a memorial service held at Love Funeral Home on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 2pm with the Rev. Sam Melton officiating.  The family will receive friends following the service.

In Lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to The Alzheimer’s Associating, 922 East Morris St., Dalton, GA 30721 or to one’s favorite charity.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Virginia Gale Trotti Cox

Virginia Gale Trotti Cox, 56 of Florence, Alabama, passed away June 18, 2014 after an extended illness.  Mrs. Cox was a native of Lauderdale County and worked at American Wholesale Book Company.

Her survivors include

Daughter, Laura Martin

Brothers, James Trotti and Robert Trotti

5 Grandchildren

1 Great Grandchild.

Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond L. Trotti, Sr. and Claudette Lucille Labarge Trotti.

There are no services planned for Mrs. Cox.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Charles Forrest McGee

Charles Forrest “C.F.” McGee, 85, passed away June 14, 2014 at his home in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was born July 30, 1928 in Westpoint, Tenn.  C.F. graduated from Loretto High School and served in the Army during the Korean Conflict.  He married Mary Katherine Moore and celebrated 63 years of marriage last year.  For thirty years he worked for Murray Ohio Manufacturing. He was a member of the Junior Chamber of Commerce, where he served as national director and was also named Jaycee’s Young Man of the Year in 1968.  C.F. loved his community and was active in local politics.  He served as Commissioner of Safety for the city of Lawrenceburg from 1985 to 1993.  He was a member of First Street Church of Christ.  He loved to walk, often to frequent Square Forty or Ledbetter’s Drug Store, where he was known for his lively stories of life in Lawrence County.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Elizabeth McGee Gwinn and Edward Carnell McGee.

He is survived by

Wife, Mary Katherine Moore McGee

Son, Charles Danny McGee and his wife, Kathleen

Son, Chipper Newton McGee and his wife, Karen

Six Grandchildren, David McGee, Kent McGee, Katie Moody, Corey McGee, Steven McGee, Sean McGee

Seven Great Grandchildren, Kenny, Jensen and Lendyn McGee; Aiden McGee; Chelsea and Titus Moody; Forrest McGee.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, June 16, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, June 17, 2014 with Drew Edwards officiating.

Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

Arthur Lee Thompson

Arthur Lee “Heavy” Thompson, age 84 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014 at his residence after a extended illness.  Mr. Thompson was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., owner of A. L. Thompson Builders Supply and a member of Lexington United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Lexington United Methodist Church.  Phil Springer, Kenny Baskin and Sam Hayes will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Barnett Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 3pm to 8pm Monday, June 16, 2014 at Lexington United Methodist Church.

Survivors are

Wife, Stella Martha Smith Thompson, Lexington, AL

1 Son, Mickey Thompson and wife Regina, Lexington, AL

1 Daughter, Martha Lee Mitchell and husband Kim, Lexington, AL

1 Sister in Law, Nellerene Thompson, Lexington, AL

6 Grandchildren

2 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, J.M. “Mac” and Ollie Thompson, 2 brothers, J.O. “Orbie” Thompson, W.M. “Billy” Thompson

Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc. is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Virgie Annie Weaver

Virgie Annie Weaver, age 90, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and of the Church of Christ faith.

She is survived by

Brother, Boswell, of West Point, TN

A host of Nieces and Nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Thomas Weaver, her parents, William Washington and Lillie Belle Kilburn Boswell, four brothers, Harshell, Charlie, Tom and Jerry Boswell as well as two sisters, Wilma Dotson, and Judy Boswell.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, June 16, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11am Tuesday, June 17, 2014 with Bro. John Gibbs officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

 

Mary Parrino

Mary Parrino, beloved wife of the late Frank and longtime resident of Lawrenceburg, passed away peacefully at Anna Maria of Aurora Nursing Home on March 21, 2014.  She was the daughter of Salvatore and Antonia Arrigo and was born in Cleveland, Ohio on May 22, 1917.  After her move back to Ohio, her nieces, Vincetta, Donna, Diane and Pamela looked after Mary for the last eight years of her life.  Another niece, Carole resides in Indiana and was a frequent visitor.  Mary was an aunt and great aunt to 23.

Mary was cared for by Crossroads Hospice for the last fourteen months of her life.  Her family had a funeral Mass celebrated for her at Church of the Resurrection in Solon, Ohio followed by a luncheon reception for family and friends.

Mary will be missed by her family who hold her memory dear as well as the caregivers at Anna Maria who grew very fond of her.  Her sister, Rose survives her at 101 years and is the last of their six siblings.

A graveside memorial will be celebrated for Mary at Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg on June 17, 2014 at 10:30am officiated by Father Joseph Mundakal.

 

Wilburn Louis Killen

Wilburn Louis Killen, age 75 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, June 13, 2014 at home after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., worked in construction and was a business owner and he was a deacon and member of Freedom Christian Church.
Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 2pm W.C. Killen and Vernon Willis will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Margaret Ann Bates Killen, Loretto, TN

3 Daughters, Marsha Boston and husband Darrell, Loretto, TN

Melanie Springer and husband Gary, Loretto, TN

Mirenda Chapman and husband, Micah, Loretto, TN

7 Grandchildren

2 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Coleman and Mary Killen, 1 son, Mackey Guinn Killen, 1 Brother, John Killen, 2 sisters, Martha Nell Venable, Barbara Ann Chance.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Daniel Ray Hughes

Daniel Ray Hughes, age 90 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014 at home after a sudden illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 2pm David Gallaher will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, June 13, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

6 Daughters, Wanda Kennedy, Leoma, TN

Janice Gilchrist, Deerfield, TN

Joann Kelly, Leoma, TN

Dorothy Hill, Leoma, TN

Melba Hughes, Leoma, TN

Charlotte Varner, Leoma, TN

6 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Linda Faye Crouch Eledge

Linda Faye Crouch Eledge, age 68 of Lawrenceburg died Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Beautician and member of the Pulaski Street Church of Christ.

She is survived by

Husband, Robert Edward Eledge

Two Sons, Garth Duane Eledge and Geoffrey Damon Eledge all of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Ginger Hamilton of Iowa

Six Grandchildren, Kylie, Kameron Self; Alex, Courtney Eledge, Meagan and Justin Frazier

One Great Grandchild, Kyson Murray

Two Sisters, Carolyn Kilburn and Sharon Leighton both of Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces, Nephews and a host of friends also survive.

Preceded in death by her parents, James Hubert Couch and Annie Mable Jacobs Crouch; a sister Mamie Lorene Bradley.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 6, 2014 at 11am at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Jessie Littrerll officiating and interment in Shaw Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Friday, June 13, 2014 from 5pm to 8pm at Pettus Turnbo.

 

Lonnie JR Graves

Lonnie JR Graves, age 66 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Crockett Hospital after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and he was a retired plumber. 

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, June 13, 2014 at 1pm Steven Jones will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Mimosa Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8pm Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Son, Douglas Graves and wife Lorri, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Daughter, Regeania Bivens and husband Chester, Leoma, TN

7 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

2 Sisters, Syble New, Lawrenceburg, TN

Christine Jones, Culleoka, TN

1 Brother, Charles Graves, Five Points, TN

Preceded in death by parents, Lonnie and Lena Graves, 11 brothers and sisters.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Phil Wilson

Phil Wilson, age 76 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., owner of Liberty Drug Store and Richland Inn and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.  Mr. Wilson also served with the Tennessee Army National Guard.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Vera Williams Wilson; and one son, Gregory Philip Wilson.

He is survived by

Wife of 55 years, Peggy Wilson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Lisa Wilson Coleman, Murfreesboro, TN

One Granddaughter, Katelyn Coleman, Franklin, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 3pm Friday, June 13, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Friday, June 13, 2014 with Jeremiah Tatum officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Pulaski Street Church of Christ Building Fund or the charity of your choice.

 

Rev. William E. Cagle, Jr.

Rev. William E. Cagle, Jr. of Florence, Alabama was born April 22, 1929 to the late William E. Cagle, Sr. and Ethel Sharp Cagle.  Mr. Cagle departed this life and entered the gates of heaven on June 10, 2014.  Mr. Cagle was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Nellie Cagle; two daughters, Teresa Hayes and Diane Holden; four sisters Francis, Fayna, Beactrice and Evelyn; one brother, Llooyd Cagle; and a daughter in law, Rhonda Young.

Mr. Cagle is survived by

Two Sons, Harold Ray and David L. Cagle

Three Daughters, Melissa Cagle, Denise Rhodes and Delora Parrish

Fifteen Grandchildren, Christy, Brad, Jessica, Jeremy, Heather, Jennifer, Jamie, Ladonna, Jason, Kirk, Craig, Blair, Michael, Danielle, and Catherine Hill.  Mr. Cagle has 18 great grandchildren.

Mr. Cagle was a Navy Veteran having served a brief time at Pearl Harbor.  He then came home and trained as a machine welder and retired from TVA after 32 years of service thru Shop #2.

Mr. Cagle devoted his life to Christ in 1961 and began preaching, pasturing, singing and teaching the Word of God wherever God lead him.  He loved to tell people of what Jesus had done for him.  His prayer was always ended with “Save the Lost’. Amen.  Mr. Cagle enjoyed Alabama Football and Braves Baseball and Newbern’s Restaurant was his favorite catfish fix.  Most of all Mr. Cagle loved his family and cared for each and every one of them and prayed for all daily.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 12, 2014 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral will be Friday, June 13 at 12pm with Bro. Roger Reed officiating along with Pastor Bill Davis and Charlie Curtis.

The family would like to especially thank Hospice of the Shoals staff, Deb McCoy RN, Eldercare staff, Alabamacares and also Vanessa Keenum.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Fred Lee Story

Fred Lee Story, age 73 of Lawrenceburg died Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Maury Regional Hospital.  He was retired from Murray Ohio.

He is survived by

Wife, Ruth Willis Story of Leoma

One Son, Ricky Shaddix

One Daughter, Cindy Shaddix Perry of Lawrenceburg

Two Grandchildren, Steven Perry and Stephanie Matney.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul Story and Mary Lee Staggs Story; two brothers, Neil Story and Marvin Story; two sisters, Betty Quillen and Mary Ruth Story; and one son, Rayburn Tony Shaddix.

Funeral service will be 2pm Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Brother Pete Turnbo officiating and interment in Bethlehem Cemetery in West Point.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Charlie McDonald

Charlie McDonald age 73 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System.  He was a member of Deerfield Baptist Church and worked road construction.

He is survived by

Wife, Shirley McDonald of Lawrenceburg

One Daughter, Elissa Boyd of Lawrenceburg

One Brother, Malcolm McDonald of Lawrenceburg

Five Grandchildren, Tia Bowden, Tessa Bowden, Alishia Cozart, Chelsey boyd and Breanna Boyd and his mother in law Ruby M. Staggs.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John A and Clara Belle Staggs McDonald; one brother, Leroy McDonald and one sister, Nadean Shelton.

Funeral service will be 11am Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Jerry Taylor officiating and Interment in Spann Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Edward Franklin Bryant

Edward Franklin Bryant age 62 of Lawrenceburg died Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.  He is retired from Union Carbide, Former Captain of Lawrenceburg Police Reserve, Director of Lawrenceburg Bass Association and a member of Elks Lodge.

He is survived by

Wife, Marcy Lynn Bryant

Step Daughter, Megan Guess Wassell

One Grandson, Noah Roberson of Nashville

Step Mother, Gean Bryant, Lawrenceburg

One Brother, John Bryant of Lawrenceburg

Three Sisters, Sarah Beth Bryant, Lawrenceburg

Norie Bryant of Jackson

Marion Bryant of Columbia

One Step Brother, John Coldeway, Lawrenceburg

One Step Sister, Laura White, Louisville

Several Nieces and Nephews and special friends Robin Cobb of Ethridge.

He was preceded in death by his parents, LB Bryant and Marion Parks Bryant.

In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Janice Marie Coleman

Janice Marie Coleman, age 61 of Lawrenceburg died at NHC of Lawrenceburg on Brink Street.  She was a member of Blooming Grove Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Husband, Horace Coleman Jr. of Lawrenceburg

Two Sons, tony Coleman and Jeremy Coleman both of Lawrenceburg

Three Brothers, Albert Gene Williams of Lawrenceburg

Terry Williams of Leoma

Timothy Williams of Nashville

One Sister, Tammy Wright of Columbia

Six Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Marie Thomas Williams.

Funeral service will be 2pm Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Bro. Jason Davis officiating and interment in Old Loretto Cemetery in Loretto

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Zacharie Allen Nielsen

Zacharie Allen Nielsen, age 9 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., student at Lawrenceburg Public School, past Cub Scout member, right fielder for Bank of Frankewing and a Christian.

He is survived by

Parents, Matthew and Peggy Nielsen, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Bethanie Nielsen, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maternal Grandparents, Johnnie and Susie Doss, Lawrenceburg, TN

Paternal Grandparents, Norris and Vicki Nielsen, Florence, AL

Joan Nielsen, Willamsburg, PA

Several extended family and friends also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 12pm to 3pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Gum Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Gum Springs Baptist Church at 3pm Tuesday, June 10, 2014 with Chad Clanton officiating.

Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN

 

Loreder Dotson Sandy

Loreder Dotson Sandy, age 92 of Loretto passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014 at home after a sudden illness.  She was a native of Giles County, TN., a Homemaker and a member of the Fairview First Congregational Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 11a, Paul Monk will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Monday, June 9, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

3 Sons, William E. Dotson, Grand Junction, TN

Melvin W. Dotson, Red Bay, AL

Robert E. Dotson, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Brother, Elmer Wilson, Saint Joseph, TN

8 Grandchildren

8 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents, Brown and Martha Wilson, husbands, Leon McIntyre, Almon Dotson and Johnny Sandy, 1 son, Hubert McIntyre, 1 brother, Carl Wilson, 1 sister, Ethel Wilson Green

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Matthew Lee Woolum

Matthew Lee Woolum, of Wildwood, Florida, passed away June 5, 2014 after a sudden illness.  He was a factory worker and enjoyed fishing, Detroit Tiger Baseball, shooting pool, playing bingo, listening to music, dancing and eating desserts.

Survivors include

Brother, Tony Woolum, Carlton, Michigan

Sisters, Elizabeth Fenech, Emmette, Michigan

Chaarlotte Scott, Killen, AL

Girl Friend, Angie Morris

Preceded in death by parents, Norman and Shirley Jean Gamble Woolum

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 10 from 4pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be Wednesday at 12 noon at the funeral home with Rickey Green officiating.  Burial will be in Emmaline Stutts Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Nettie Mae Wisdom Key

Nettie Mae Wisdom Key age 80 of Lawrenceburg died Friday, June 6, 2014 at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., of the Baptist faith and a retired factory worker from M. Fine.

She is survived by

Husband, Clark Wendell Key of Lawrenceburg

One Daughter, Janice Gray of Westpoint

One Brother, Billy Ray Wisdom of Grove Town, GA

One Grandson, Dr. Bryan Wunner

Host of Nieces, Nephews and Friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jennings Bryant and Eula Mae Tucker Wisdom and two brothers, Hollis and Bobby Wisdom.

Burial will be 11am Monday, June 9, 2014 at John Lay Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4pm to 8pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Joy Annette Morton

Joy Annette Morton age 54 of Lawrenceburg died Sunday, May 1, 2014 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.  She was a native of Lawrence County, a factory worker at Graphic Packaging and a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Nakaya Christian of Lebanon, TN

Teka Englett of Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Brothers, Jeffrey, Charles and Randolph Morton Jr  both of Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Sisters, Elizabeth Morton, Hedy Smith, Katy Morton and Brenda Reed all of Lawrenceburg.

Four Grandchildren, Kymyatta and Khyree Christian and Taniyah and Jakiyah Englett

Several Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Randolph and Mary Buchannan Morton and one sister, Debra Morton.

Funeral services will be 2pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 with Bro. Kevin Cross officiating and interment in Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Visitation will be 12pm to 2pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

James F. Faria

James F. Faria, age 93 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Friday, June 6, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Hudson, MA., retired from University of Miami and a member of the Lawrence County Senior Citizens, VFW Post 1618 and Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Lawrenceburg.  Mr. Faria served his country honorably in the US Navy during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Louisa Faria; and one brother, Peter Faria.

He is survived by

Wife, Maria Faria, Leoma, TN

One Son, James Faria, Jr., Leoma, TN

One Daughter, Shelia Guffy, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandsons

One Great Grandchild

Nephew, Dick Faria, NH

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2:30pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 with Wayne Martin officiating.

Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Ralph Barr

Ralph Barr, age 72 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Screamer, TN., a self-employed carpenter/electrician and a member of College Place Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Douglas Anderson Barr; and two Brothers, Winford Barr and Rayburn Barr.

He is survived by

Wife, Dora Barr, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Gerald Barr, Bowling Green, KY

Two Grandchildren, Garrett Willis Barr, Bowling Green, KY

Lillian Claire Barr, Bowling Green, KY

Three Sisters, Imogene O’Neal, Columbia, TN

Barbara Ann Spencer, Columbia, TN

Sue Patterson, Columbia, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, June 6, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, June 7, 2014.  Interment will follow at Lynnwood Cemetery in Giles County, TN.

 

Patricia Ruth Tease

Patricia Ruth Tease, age 75 of Lawrenceburg, passed away June 5, 2014, at NHC Healthcare Lawrenceburg.  She was a homemaker and a Baptist.  Mrs. Tease enjoyed gardening, reading, Tennessee Titans football and University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball.

Survivors include

Sons, Marshall Ray Tease, Lawrenceburg

Steve Tease, Lawrenceburg

Daughters, Juanita Hanson, Ethridge

Debra Bosheers, Loretto

Patricia Sudduth, Leoma

Linda Garth, Lawrenceburg

Brothers, Dave Smith

Maurice Smith

Charles Smith

Basal Pinder

Stanley Pinder

Sister, Dona Smith Gordon

Grandchildren, Ashley Bosheers, Jonathan Garth, Jessica Sudduth, MariAnn Tease

Preceded in death by husband, Marshall Tease, parents, Stanley Pinder and Buena Velma Williams Smith.

Visitation will be Friday from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be Saturday at 1pm at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Bumpas Cemetery in Lawrenceburg.

The family would like to thank the staff and nurses at NHC Brink Street and Grant Pavy.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangments.

 

Shirley K. Putman

Shirley K. Putman, age 93 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Christian Care Center of Rutherford County in Smyrna, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of New Prospect United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Christopher and Beulah Hancock Kafer; her husband, James “Bud” Putman; and one brother, Troy Kafer.

She is survived by

One Son, Andy Putman, Manchester, TN

One Daughter, Pam Eatherly, Smyrna, Tn

Two Granddaughters, Janet Clayton, Jessica Back

Two Step Grandchildren, Anna Brandon, Sam Hollingsworth

One Great Grandson, Mason Clayton

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 12:30pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 1pm Sunday, June 8, 2014 with Billy Beal officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Avalon Hospice of Murfreesboro or the charity of your choice.

 

Charles Ewin Gibson

Charles Ewin Gibson, age 88 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Salant & Salant and M-Fine Mfg., a founding member of Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department and a member of Fall River United Methodist Church.

Mr. Gibson served his country honorably in the US Navy during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Thelma White Gibson; his wife, Lucille Brown Gibson; and one grandson, Pat Gibson.

He is survived by

One Son, Eugene Wayland Gibson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Gale Belew, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Tim Belew, Greta Benefield, Mark Belew, Shalon McNeese, Frankie Gibson, Bryan Gibson

Fifteen Great Grandchildren

Two Great Great Grandchildren

Two Brothers, Paul Gibson, Leoma, TN

Dale Gibson, Leoma, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, June 6, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Saturday, June 7, 2014 with Niles Worsham officiating.

Interment will follow at Fall River Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. With full military honors.  Family suggests memorials be made to Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department.

 

Linda Carol Yeager

Linda Carol Yeager, age 70 of Lawrenceburg died at Maury Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a member of Leoma Baptist Church.

She is survived by

One Brother, Jimmy Yeager of Killen, AL

One Sister, JoAnn Beers of Florence, AL

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rev. Henry Yeager and mother, Gladys Rowe Yeager.

Funeral service will be 11am Thursday, June 6, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo chapel with Bro. Bobby Gobble officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 9am to 11am Thursday, June 6, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Heather Spurgeon

Heather Spurgeon, age 35 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Monday, June 2, 2014 at home after a sudden illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker a Navy Veteran and a Baptist.

Graveside services will be held at Bumpas Cemetery on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at 11am Jeremiah Cribb will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Bumpas Cemetery.

Survivors are

Husband, Randy Spurgeon, Leoma, TN

1 Son, Jacob Meyers, Leoma, TN

2 Daughters, Adrianna Meyers, Leoma, TN

Natasha Spurgeon, Leoma, TN

Parents, Bobby and Beverly Gambrell, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Brothers, Justin Gambrell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Joe Gambrell, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Sister, Carol Henson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Rayburn Tony Shaddix

Rayburn Tony Shaddix age 56 of Leoma died at Southern TN Regional Health System.  He was a native of Lawrence County and retired Heating and Air Conditioning Technician.

He is survived by

Mother, Ruby Story of Lawrenceburg

One Brother, Ricky Shaddix of Leoma

One Sister, Cindy Perry

One Niece, Stephanie LeAnn Matney

One Nephew, Steven Edward Perry.

He was preceded in death by his father Auburn Lee Shaddix; one sister, Jennifer Elaine Shaddix and one niece, Jessy Perry.

Funeral service will be 2pm Thursday, June 5, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Bro. David Parr officiating and interment in West Side Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Wilma Kay Elmore

Wilma Kay Elmore, age 80 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Prentice, KY., a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Gracie Garner; her husband, Samuel Odell Elmore; one son, James Dean Elmore; and one daughter, Grace Ann Elmore.

She is survived by

Five Children, Larry Elmore, Indianapolis, IN

Carolyn Myrick, Cypress Inn, TN

Pam Morrison, Indianapolis, IN

Kevin Elmore, Five Points, TN

Amy Tucker, Leoma, TN

Fifteen Grandchildren

Twenty Three Great Grandchildren

Twelve Great Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Morgantown, KY at 1pm Friday, June 6, 2014.

 

Lora Ann Purser

Lora Ann Purser, 61 of Killen, passed away June 2, 2014 at Helen Keller Hospital.  She was a member of Florence Blvd. Church of Christ and a housewife.

Survivors include,

Husband, Sonny Purser

Sister, Gloria Blackburn and husband Buddy, Florence

Brother, Clanton Poole and wife Carolyn, Lexington

Half Sister, Faye Purser, Florence

Becky Patton, Huntsville

Nieces, Loria Lowry, Pam Jenkins, and Angi Medley

Nephews, Clark Blackurn, Phillip Blackburn, Alex Poole and several other nieces and nephews.

Grand Nephews and Nieces, Will Smith, Kolton Medley, Dustin Blackburn, Remington Medley, Mercedes Beckman, Anastasia Medley and Paisley Medley.

God Daughter, April Tease

Preceded in death son, Clint Alan Purser, parents, Walter Clanton Poole and Lola Townsel Poole

Visitation will be Wednesday from 1pm to 3pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will follow at 3pm in the chapel with Chris Kemp officiating.  Burial will be in Mt. Tabor Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral is in charge of arrangements.

 

Thelma Pauline Cook

Thelma Pauline Cook, age 85 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Monday, June 2, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Leoma Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Dezzie Brown; one daughter, Shelia Brumbalow, four brothers, and one sister.

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Linda Johnson, Mt. Juliet, TN

Joan Cook, Leoma, TN

Jean Springer, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, John Cook, Summertown, TN

One Sister, Betty Elliot, Royal Oak, MI

Nine Grandchildren

Five Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Wednesday, June 4, 2014 with Rodney Livingston officiating.

Interment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

David Ray Burbank

David Ray Burbank, age 72 of Rogersville, passed away June 2, 2014 at ECM Hospital in Florence.  He was retired from TVA Brown’s Ferry.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Vietnam War in 1968 – 1969, a Baptist and member of Labor Local 366.

Survivors include

Wife, Jean Humphrey Burbank

Grandchild, Chase Burbank

Numerous Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents, Theodore Roosevelt Burbank and Myrtle Dotson Burbank, son, Jamie Burbank, brothers, Robert and Kenneth Burbank, sister, Evelyn Miller.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be Wednesday at 1pm at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Hickory Flatt Cemetery with full Military Honors.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Gerald A. French

Gerald A. French age 95, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, June 2, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, founding member of the New Prospect Fire Department, and a member of New Prospect United Methodist Church.  Mr. French was also a member of New Prospect Community Club, Salvation Army, Relay for Life and God’s Store House.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Sula Bishop French and one sister, Vesta Powell.

He is survived by

One Son, Don French, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at New Prospect United Methodist Church at 1pm Wednesday, June 4, 2014 with Billy Beal officiating.  Interment will follow at Shaw Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Henderson Settlement PO Box 205 Frakes, KY 40940 or the Salvation Army.

 

Bernice Louise Hassell

Bernice Louise Hassell age 86 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, May 31, 2014 at NHC Brink Street Lawrenceburg.  She was a native of Wayne County, a member of West Gaines Church of Christ and a homemaker.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Krista Hardiman of Lawrenceburg

One Son, Jessie T. Christian of Lawrenceburg

12 Brothers and Sisters

6 Grandchildren

8 Grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Bro. J.T. Christian and her parents Horace Kelly and Fannie Parker Kelly.

Funeral service will be 11am Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Michel Johnson officiating and interment in Hassell McCauley Cemetery in Waynesboro.

Visitation will be 9am to 11am Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Nannie Lou Garrard

Nannie Lou Garrard age 84, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee died at her residence on Friday evening, May 30, 2014.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Mary Garrard of Dickson

Four Sons, Roy of Lewisburg, Jerry of Lewisburg, David of Shelbyville and Paul of Lawrenceburg.

Two Brothers, Joe Lee Caperton of Iron City

Hoover Caperton of Iron City

One Sister, Lillian Butler of Iron City

24 Grandchildren

16 Great Grandchildren

11 Great Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her parents Francher Mac Caperton and Mallie Elizabeth Gambel and her husband Dewey Junior Garrard and her daughter, Wanda Tidwell.

Funeral service will be 1pm Monday, Jun e2, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with officiating and interment in Leoma Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Chester Henry Campbell

Chester Henry Campbell, age 86 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, May 30, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Giles County, TN., retired manager of Big Star, retired from Walmart, and a member of Meadow View Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry J. and Presch Randolph Campbell.

He is survived by

Wife, Jean Campbell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Bobby Campbell, Knoxville, TN

Ralph Campbell, Huntsville, AL

Four Grandchildren, Peter Campbell, Tracy Campbell Pollock, Emily Campbell, Shelby Campbell

One Great Grandson, Jack Campbell

Many, much loved, Nieces and Nephews.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 4pm Sunday, June 1, 2014 with Charles Gresham officiating.

Interment will follow at Old Ethridge Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Meadow View Baptist Church.

 

Jack Cheatwood

Jack Cheatwood, age 60 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Lawrenceburg after a extended illness. 

Mr. Cheatwood was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United States Naval Veteran serving during the Vietnam Era, manager at WDXE Radio Station, and of the Baptist faith.


He was a former chairman for the board of the Lawrenceburg Utility Department, a board member at Lawrenceburg Federal Bank, former director of Lawrenceburg Main Street, a member of the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce. 

He was named citizen of the year in 1998.  He was one of the founders of the James D. Vaughn Museum and directed and organized the Main Street Heritage Festival for many years. 

He was a long time radio personality in Lawrence County at WDXE Radio Station.  Presenter of the J.D. Sumner award on television at the Southern Gospel Music Association Awards Banquet held in Gatlinburg, TN. 

He owned and operated Taylor Made Productions television network.  Namesake for the Lawrence County High School football stadium press box where he was the voice of the Wildcats for over 40 years.

Funeral services will be held at Neal Funeral Home on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 2pm  Jeff Vanlandingham, Herchel Lake and Mike Harris will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Mimosa Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2pm to 8pm on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Survivors are

Wife, Betsy Hale Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Jackson Taylor Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter, Anne Claire Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Barbara Plunkett Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother, Jay Cheatwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sister, Donna Cone, Lawrenceburg, TN

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Annie Mae Franklin

Annie Mae Franklin, age 89 of West Point, Tennessee passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014 at NHC Healthcare Lawrenceburg after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Loretto Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 1pm Bobbie Martin will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Blair Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sisters, Maggie Barnett, St. Joseph, TN

Betty Holden, Waynesboro, TN

1 Brother, Billy Nash, Michigan

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by husband, Virgil Franklin, parents, Hugh Nash and Lillie Mae Benefield Nash, 4 brothers, J.W., Jim Allen, Ernest and Richard Nash, 1 sister, Iva Jean Stutts.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Tammy Allred Brunson

Tammy Allred Brunson, age 50 of Columbia, Tennessee passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Signature Healthcare of Columbia after a brief illness.  Mrs. Brunson was a native of Lawrence County, TN., at home health caretaker and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at 3pm Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.  Bob Vassar will be officiating.

Visitation will be from 1pm to 3pm Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Husband, James Allison Brunson, Columbia, TN

1 Son, Daniel Channing Brunson, Columbia, TN

Mother, Margaret Allred, Columbia, TN

Sister, Heather Allred, Columbia, TN

Brother, William Allred, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Niece, Hailey Humphreys, Columbia, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by father, Herman Allred

Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc. is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Daniel Frazier

Daniel Frazier, age 86 of Southaven, MS passed away Monday, May 26, 2014 at Baptist Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.  He was a native of Earling, IA., a retired Marine Corp Gunnery Sgt. Serving in Korea and Vietnam and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 1pm Kenneth McCafferty will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Bonnertown Cemetery with Military Honors given at the graveside.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 1pm Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife of 63 years, Louella Turpen Frazier, Southaven, MS

2 Daughters, Vikki Johnston, Bartlett, TN
Kathy Carl Sullivan, Bartlett, TN

4 Grandchildren Jessica Nicole Johnston, Casey Ryan Carl, Kristin Rae Johnston and Kayla Ann Carl

2 Step Grandchildren, Bailey and Chase Sullivan

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

The family request that memorials be made to the Disabled American Veterans.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Douglas Glenn Townsend

Douglas Glenn Townsend 73, of Greenhill, passed away May 21, 2014 at his residence.  He was a retired electrician with the Florence Utilities Department.

Survivors include,

Son, Tim Townsend

3 Grandchildren

Visitation will be Sunday, May 25, 2014 from 11:30am to 1:30pm at Greenhill Funeral Home

The funeral service will follow at 1:30pm in the chapel of the funeral home.  Burial will be in Lone Cedar Church of Christ Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Elizabeth Jane Smith

Elizabeth Jane Smith age 82 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, May 23, 2014 at Meadowbrook Healthcare and Rehab after an extended illness.  Mrs. Smith was a native of Whitehouse, TN., retired Seamstress with C.J.’s Manufacturing and a member of Williams Chapel Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 2pm Mike Ayers will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Mt. Nebo Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Husband, James Thomas Smith, Loretto, TN

2 Sons, Samuel R. Smith and wife Debra, Loretto, TN
Mike Smith and wife Gwendolyn, Lebanon, TN

6 Grandchildren, Lydia Crabtree, Melanie Craig, Samuel T. Smith, Kevin Smith, Chris Smith and Jamie Smith.
9 Great Grandchildren

1 Brother, Steve Lamberth, Nashville, TN

5 Sisters, Jewell Locke, Hendersonville, TN

Martha Lamberth, Ridgetop, TN

Linda Smith, Walnut Creek, CA

Carol Lamberth, Lebanon, TN

Betty Lou Lamberth, Walnut Creek, CA

Preceded in death by parents, William Harrison and Eva Nell Rodgers Lamberth, 1 brother, Fred Thomsa Lamberth, 1 great grandchild, Hank Smith.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangments.

 

Philip Joseph Kemper

Philip Joseph Kemper age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., and owner/operator of Lawrenceburg Communications-Communication Services for over 58 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Bernard “Joe” and Cecelia Widmer Kemper; his first wife, Corinne Johnston Kemper; and one daughter, Michelle Kemper Bottoms.

He is survived by

Wife,  Ivanell Ezell Kemper, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Shari Kemper Bacurin, Evansville, IN

Two Sons, Ray Kemper, Seattle, WA

Lyle Joseph Kemper, Houston, TX

Three Sisters, Dorothy Kemper Purtell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Margaret Kemper Parman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Elizabeth Kemper Little, Greenville, SC 

Seven Grandchildren

One Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, May 25, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, May 26, 2014 with Darrell Maggard officiating.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Betty Belew Clay

Betty Belew Clay, age 69 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and former employee of Murray Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her parents, H.A. and Effie Russ Belew; her husband, Leroy Clay; four brothers, Ray Belew, Roy Belew, Roger Belew and David Belew; two sisters, Connie Cheek and Nell Todd; and two children, Sherry and Sandra Hampton.

She is survived by

Four Special nieces, Kathy Todd, Chinubee, TN

Charlotte, Todd-Ventress, Murfreesboro, TN

Rhonda Allen, Tuscumbia, AL

Regina Todd, Murfreesboro, TN

Two Special Friends, Wayne Woodall and Betty Powell

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family wil receive friends from 10am to 11:30am Friday, May 23, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery at 12pm Friday, May 23, 2014 with Darrell Maggard officiating.

 

Jose Luis Barturen

Jose Luis Barturen, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Alive Hospice at Saint Thomas West in Nashville, TN.  He was a native of Las Villas, Cuba; retired radio announcer from KGLA and a former employee of Whitney Bank. 

Mr. Barturen was a member of Lawrenceburg Sacred Heart Catholic Church where he loved to sing in the choir and he had a wonderful voice.  He was also a member of Cuban American National Foundation.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Esteban and Guillermina Zulueta Barturen; and one brother, Juan Barturen

He is survived by

Companion, Grace Tedesco, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Teresa Kelly, Westpoint, TN

Three Sons, Jose Barturen, Jr., Olney, MD

Bill Barturen, Haggerstown, MD

George Barturen, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Luis Barturen, San Mateo, CA

Eight Grandchildren

Five Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Friday, May 23, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home with rosary service at 7pm.

Funeral mass will be conducted at Lawrenceburg Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 11am Saturday, May 24, 2014 with Father Joseph Mundakal officiating.  Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN

 

Jeffery Allen Couch

Jeffery Allen Couch, age 45 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Monday, May 19, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., mechanic at Summertown Tire, and a member of Thousand Hills Cowboy Church.  Mr. Couch served his country honorably in the Army National Guard.

He is survived by

Wife, Shelia Ann Couch, Summertown, TN

Daughter, Tessica McClure, Summertown, TN

Son, Justin McClure, Clarksville, TN

Daughter, MaKayla Couch, Waynesboro, TN

Son, Jeffery Andrew Couch, Waynesboro, TN

Son, Tanner Allen Couch, Summertown, TN

Son, Ethan Couch, Summertown, TN

Foster, Daughter, Hannah Barnett, Summertown, TN

Two Grandchildren, Peyton McClure, Kyler King

Parents, James Allen and Marcell Couch, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Nieces also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Friday, May 23, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, May 23, 2014 with Nathan Duncan officiating.  Interment will follow at Freedom Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., with full military honors.

 

Rachel Ann Clayton

Rachel Ann Clayton, age 72 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, May 19, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  She was a native of Waynesboro, TN., homemaker and of the Christian faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bud and Stellar Brewer Staggs; her husband, Rawleigh Garnett Clayton; one brother, Rex Staggs and one son, Jerry Dale Clayton.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Brenda Daniels, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sons, Raleigh Dewayne Clayton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Randy Clayton, Leoma, TN

Mike Clayton, Summertown, TN

Two Brothers, Ralph Staggs, Waynesboro, TN

Raymond Staggs, Clifton, TN

Two Sisters, Reba Johnson, Leoma, TN

Ruby Fink, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ten Grandchildren, Melissa Yates, Chris Killen, Kim Killen, Brittney Killen, John Clayton, Blake Clatyon, Jessica Clayton, Kala Price, Cassie Johns, Casey Clayton

Thirteen Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, may 22, 2014 with John Samuel Hodum, II and James Mitchell officiating.

Interment will follow at Highland Cemetery in Wayne County, TN.

 

Rickey A. Waddle

Rickey A. Waddle, age 60 of the Revilo Community passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a sergeant in corrections for the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Dept., and a member of Trinity Life Tabernacle Church.  He loved God and his family very much, and was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He was preceded in death by his father, Billy A. Waddle; his grandmother, Sarah Elsie Clifton; and one son, Clinton Aaron Waddle.

He is survived by

Wife, Shirley Ann Waddle, Revilo Community

One Daughter, Holley Ann Waddle Cody, Leoma, TN

One Son, Rickey Ethan Waddle, Brentwood, TN

Two Grandchildren, Eric Cody and Max Cody

Mother, Ruby A. Clifton Wainman, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Sandy Brazier, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Steve Farrington, Lawrenceburg, TN

Uncle, Bobby Clifton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, May 22, 2014 with Donnie R. Smith officiating.  Interment will follow at Trinity Life Tabernacle Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Gail Felker Clanton

Gail Felker Clanton, age 73 of Lawrenceburg died Monday, May 19, 2014 at Mount Pleasant Health and Rehab.  She was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church.

She is survived by

One Son, Ruben Clanton of Lewisburg

One Sisters, Glynda Wells of Sanford, FL

Niece, Terri Davenport of Lawrenceburg

Two Grandchildren, Ashley Clanton and Brittney Clanton

Several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilford Rosco Clanton; her parents, Glen Felker and Nadine Trapp Felker and one brother, Gary Felker.

Funeral service will be 2pm Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with James Tillar officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

 

Paul David Carlock Sr

Paul David Carlock Sr., age 74 of Saint Joseph, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014 at home after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., retired from Murray Ohio and of the Christian faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1pm Rev. Bill Smith and Brother Fred Lackey will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Elsie Faye Gray Carlock, Saint Joseph, TN

1 Son, Paul David Carlock Jr., Lexington, AL

3 Daughters, Belinda Hughes, Murfreesboro, TN

Carol Wright, Lawrenceburg, TN

Debbie Micheal, Lexington, AL

1 Brother, James Stanley Carlock, Minneapolis, MN

2 Sisters, Rebecca Jones, Illinois

Glenda Thomas, Illinois

10 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by, parents, Richard and Darcu Carlock, brother, Stephen Joel Carlock

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Troy Lynn Birdyshaw

Troy Lynn Birdyshaw, age 58 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.  He was a native of Lawrence County, Tn., former employee of Murray Ohio, cattle farmer and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Millard Alton and Lovisa Ferrell Birdyshaw; one brother, David Keith Birdyshaw, D.D. S.; and the mother of his children, Debbie Birdyshaw.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Talia Hensley, Leoma, TN

Two Sons, Corey Birdyshaw, Leoma, TN

Adam Birdyshaw, Leoma, TN

One Sister, Martha Jean Conner, Clarksville, TN

Two Brothers, Harold Birdyshaw, Mebane, NC

Johnny Birdyshaw, Lake City, FL

Six Grandchildren, Logan Birdyshaw, Abbie Birdyshaw, Emma Birdyshaw, Ethan Birdyshaw, Triston Hensley, Emmit Troy Rogers.

Several Aunts, Nieces, and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Thursday, May 22, 2014 with T.R. Williams officiating.  Interment will follow at Leoma Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

Roy Junior Luffman

Roy Junior Luffman, age 74 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Loretto, TN., retired self employed stucco installer and a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.  Mr. Luffman served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George Roy and Alice Irene Cleveland Luffman and his wife, Edeltraud Weissland Luffman.

He is survived by

Two Sisters, Janese Stone, Pulaski, TN

Faye McCain, Anderson, AL

Two Brothers, Toby Luffman, Five Points, TN

Steve Luffman, Five Points, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. 

Graveside service will be at Union Hill Cemetery at 12pm Saturday, May 24, 2014.

 

Pearlene Jacobs

Pearlene Jacobs, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from LaDel Mfg., and a member of Flatwoods Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Lee and Bessie May Bradley; and her husband, Grady Carl Jacobs.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Janet Gieske, Loretto, TN

Betsy McBride, Meeker, OK

Four Sons, Jerry Wayne Jacobs, Westpoint, TN

Jeff Jacobs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Dwight Jacobs, Leoma, TN

Dwane “Satch” Jacobs, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Aubrey Dean Bradley, Leoma, TN

Thirteen Grandchildren

Thirteen Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, May 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday,  May 20, 2014 with Jerry Taylor officiating. 

Interment will follow at Shaw Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 

Georgia A. Smith

Georgia A. Smith 98 of Florence, passed away May 16, 2014 at her residence.  She was a mother and housewife and member of Mt. Zion Church of Christ.

Survivors include,

Sons, Aaron Smith

Jimmy Smith

T. R. Smith

Ricky Smith

Daughters, Norma Rickard

Shelby Wade

Catherine Reatherford

Carolyn Givens

Brother, Ellis Collins

24 Grandchildren

47 Great Grandchildren

25 Great Great Grandchidren

Preceded in death by husband, Thomas Aaron Smith, Sr., parents, Lewis Carson Collins and Lily Pearl Collins, 1 infant daughter, 5 siblings, 2 grandchildren, 1 great grandson, 1 great great grandson

Visitation will be Sunday, from 6pm to 9pm at Mt. Zion Church of Christ. 

Funeral service will be Monday at 1pm at the church with Sonny Owens, Robert Huffaker and Rodney Rice officiating.  Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery.  The body will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Edith Pauline Huntley Hagan

Edith Pauline Huntley Hagan, age 90 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from La Del Mfg., former member of Red Hats Society and Mars Hill Choir and a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil Gray and Neva Lee Taylor Huntley; and her husband, Elmer Morelle Hagan.

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Brenda Hoolihan, St. Cloud, MN

Bettie Willis, Leoma, TN

Gay Harris, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Dannie Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tony Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ten Grandchildren, Alex Younger, Vann Fisher, Valerie Ellis, Jeff Harris, Johnny Harris, Timothy Harris, Jamie Hagan, Chris Hagan, Johnathan Hagan, Josh Hagan

Eighteen Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, May 19, 2014 with Mickey Brackin officiating.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Mars Hill Baptist Missionary Scholarship Fund.

 

Steven Peppers Gibbs

Steven Peppers Gibbs, age 54 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee died Friday, May 16, 2014 at Southern TN. Regional Medical Center.  He was a self employed Antique Dealer and a member of the NRA.

He is survived by

Three Sons, Tyler Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

Quentin Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

Drake Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

Four Brothers, Larry, H.E. Buddy Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

Gene Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

Jerry Gibbs of Lawrenceburg

One Sister, Carolyn Pulley of Lawrenceburg

Two Grandchildren, Ayden and Aubree Gibbs

He was preceded in death by his parents Flourney Gibbs and Jewell Peppers Gibbs.

Graveside funeral service will be held at 2pm Monday, May 19, 2014 at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens with Danny Huckabee officiating.

The Family will receive friends and loved ones from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Zaylee Grace Kirby

Zaylee Grace Kirby, infant daughter of Shawn Kirby and Brittney Jones of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, May 16, 2014 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN.

Along with her parents, she is survived by

Two Sisters, Kaydence Kirby, Lawrenceburg, TN

Madison Kirby, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Talon Kirby, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maternal Grandparents, Enitra and Mark Henderson, Summertown, TN

Lowell Oaks, Lawrenceburg, TN

Paternal Grandparents, Allen and Tracey Kirby, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maternal Great Grandparents, Tom and Louise Luckey, Columbia, TN

Pamela Bennett, Lawrenceburg, TN

Paternal Great Grandparents, Gwen Trapp, Lawrenceburg, TN

Willard and Mittie Dickey, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Aunts, Katlyn Oaks, Piper Henderson, Kayla Kirby

One Uncle, Logan Oaks

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Wednesday, May 21, 2014.  Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery Sugar Creek in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Jean Hughes

   Jean Hughes, age 83, of Loretto, TN passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN retired from M-Fine and a member of Faith Baptist Church.

   Funeral services will be held at Faith Baptist Church on Sunday, May 17, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. She will lie in state from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church.

   Survivors are husband Buster Hughes of Loretto, TN; two sons, Ed Hughes and wife Lisa of Five Points, TN and Nicky Hughes and Hayley of Loretto, TN; special niece Janice Hendrix of Lawrenceburg, TN; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren.

   Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Priscilla Kay Ellis

Priscilla Kay Ellis, 55, of Loretto, TN, passed away May 16, 2014 after an extended illness. Mrs. Ellis was a 911 dispatcher for Lawrence County Emergency Communications and a member of Fraternal Order of Police.

   Mrs. Ellis is survived by son Stephen Ellis and wife Beth; daughter Shelley Ellis-Ferrell and husband Johnny; mother Ruth Rose; sister Carolyn Gist and husband Elton; five grandchildren; one niece; and two nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her husband David Lee Ellis; father Glyn Walters; son Jason Levi Ellis’ and sister Pamela Christian.

   Visitation will be Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 4-8:00 p.m. at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel with Bro. Maylon Fisher and Bro. Anthony Potts officiating.

Burial will be in Fairview Cemeery.

            Greenhill Funeral Home is in charges of arrangements.

 

Bertha Irene Odom

Bertha Irene Odom, 77, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away May 12, 2014 at Crockett Hospital.  She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.

Survivors include,

Daughters, Diana L. Odom

Carolyn J. Odom

Phyllis J. Golass

Sons, Steven R. McClure

Jeffery C. McClure

Brother, Richard Brown

Sister, Carol Sue Stevenson

4 Grandchildren

Preceded in death by husband, William Odom, parents, Charles and Vernie Brown.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 14, from 9am to 11am at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will follow at 11am at the funeral home.  Burial will be in the Loretto Cemetery.

Greenhill  Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Ruth Wakefield Wells

Ruth Wakefield Wells, age 91 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.  She was a native of Alabama, retired from Herb’s Corner and a member of Dunn United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elvin and Lettie Woodham Wakefield; her first husband, James Crawford Wells; her second husband, Coy Wells; one daughter, Carolyn Wells Littrell; and one step daughter, Sylvia Aldridge.

She is survived by

One Son, Dwight Wells, Loretto, TN

One Step Daughter, Maetta King, Columbia, TN

One Sister, Ruby Aldridge, Nashville, TN

Three Grandchildren

Several Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, May 12, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Tuesday, May 13, 2014 with Rich Hurnston officiating.

Interment will follow at Dunn Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Rex Dale Tidwell

Rex Dale Tidwell, 65, of Iron City, Tennessee passed away May 10, 2014 at his residence.  He was a business owner and a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam era.

Visitation will be Monday from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be Tuesday at 1pm at the funeral home with Alvin Lambert officiating.  Burial will be in Hollis Cemetery in Iron City, TN.

Survivors include;

Wife, Rheda Faye Woodham Tidwell

Son, William Tate Tidwell, Iron City

Daughter, Misty Dawn Petty, Iron City

Brothers, Glen Tidwell, Iron City

Billy Tidwell, Iron City

Sisters, Charlsie Tidwell, Iron City

Bonnie Mason, St. Joseph

Grandchildren, Stella Tidwell, Allie Petty, Lauren Petty, and Morgan Petty

Preceded in death by parents, Willie and Jessie may Tidwell.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Carolyn Peppers Gladden

Carolyn Peppers Gladden, age 66 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Kroger after 36 years and a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Veto and Jewel Farrington Peppers; and one brother, H.V. Peppers, Jr.

She is survived by

One Son, Jay Morrow, Leoma, TN

One Sister, Nelda Garrison, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren, Cody Morrow, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jayce Morrow, Leoma, TN

Chance Morrow, Leoma

Grace Aldridge, Leoma

Ty Aldridge, Leoma

Two Great Grandchildren, Josie Morrow and Lilly Morrow

Two Nieces, Sherry Bailey, Christie, Irujo

Two Nephews, Steve Peppers, Blake Bissinger

Several Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Special Friends, Faye Green, Krisinda Belew, Harriet McDonald, Jerry Morrow

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, May 12, 2014 and from 12pm to 1:30pm Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Gum Springs Cemetery at 2pm Tuesday, May 13, 2014 with Dwight Liles officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Cumberland Presbyterian Chruch.

 

Robert Wayne Hicks Sr

Robert Wayne Hicks Sr., age 71 died Friday May 9, 2014. He was a Lawrence County native residing at Summertown, TN.  He was retired from Truck Driving and a Body and Paint Technician.

He was born September 24, 1942 to the late Jewell Dean Traywick and Odell Hicks in Chattanooga, TN.

He is survived by

Wife of 48 years, Jo Ann Hayes Hicks of Summertown

One Daughter, Sharon Mckennon of Summertown

Three Sons, Robert Hicks Jr of Summertown

Robert Anthony Hicks of Cedar Grove, TN

Phillip Wayne Hicks of Huntingdon, TN

One Brother, Stevie Hicks of Summertown

Three Sisters, Peggy Bryant of Oregon

Nancy Howell of Michigan

Becky Johns of Florida

Six Grandchildren, Holly Wilson of Summertown, Rusty Hicks of Summertown, Heather Hicks of Mt. Pleasant, TN., Madison Hicks of Summertown, Thomas Hicks of Cedar Grove, TN., Chrissy Conroy of Huntingdon, TN.,

Ten Great Grandchildren

Beloved Pets, Duke and Shaggy

Two long time friends, Darrell Childress and Mike Gresham.

He was preceded in death by one grandson, Jackie Odell Mckennon Jr.; one great granddaughter, Bianca Leann Conroy; two brothers, Dwight Hicks and Danny Hicks.

Memorial service will be 1pm Monday, May 12, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Bro. Art McCormick officiating.

The family will receive friends and loved ones from 11am to 1pm Monday, May 12, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

 

Bro. Arlo Peppers

Bro. Arlo Peppers, age 99 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., retired owner of Arlo Peppers Dry Goods Store, former employee of Moore’s former employee of Bob Baize Motors and a preacher.  Mr. Peppers was a member of Rose Hill Freewill Baptist Church and The Freewill Baptist Associating.

He was preceded in death by his parents, D.F. and Annie Chandler Peppers; his wife, Verna B. Hester Peppers; and one son, J.D. Peppers.

He is survived by

One Son, Jim Peppers, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Elaine Peppers Hamlett, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Dean Byrd, Dickson, TN

One Brother, Almon Peppers, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren, Dee Peppers, Franklin

Jeri Peppers Dunnivant, Lynnville, TN

Jay Hamlett, Athens, AL

Jan Hamlett Brown, San Antonio, TX

Eight Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, May 10, 2014 and from 1pm to 3pm Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Sunday, May 11, 2014 with Darren Pollard officiating.  Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Dennis Patrick Floyd

Dennis Patrick Floyd, age 50 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Pulaski, TN.  He was a beloved father and family member; a native of Campbellsville, TN., employed with Xcel Energy, and a member of Big Creek Church of Christ.  He will be forever missed.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Hollis Riley.

He is survived by

Daughter, Sydney Floyd, Nephi, UT

Son, Wesley Floyd, Ethridge, TN

Daughter, Elizabeth Tatum, Jacksonville, FL

Daughter, Samantha Floyd, Cedar City, UT

Mother, Linda, C. Tanner, Ethridge, TN

Father, Samuel Floyd, Buckeye, AZ

Two Brothers, Stephen Floyd, Spartanburg, SC

Kevin Floyd, Buckeye, AZ

One Sister, Mary Ledeke, Lewisburg, TN

Three Nieces and one Nephew also survive.

Grandmother, Mary “Granny” Riley, Ethridge, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. 

Memorial service will be conducted at Big Creek Church of Christ at 12pm Saturday, May 10, 2014 with Terrell Pitts officiating.

 

James Allen Springer

James Allen Springer, age 66 of Killen, Alabama passed away Monday May 5, 2014 at ECM Hospital after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., He was an Army Veteran serving in Vietnam and attended Marys Chapel Church of The Nazarene.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2pm Randy French will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 2pm Thursday, May 8, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Pam Springer of Killen, AL

2 Sons, Darren Springer

Jimmy Springer

1 Brother, Dallas Springer, Killen, AL

2 Sisters, Maria Lindsey, Killen, AL

Diane Anderson, Decatur, AL

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, James and Ruth Killen Springer, sister, Kay Springer Walker, grandparents, Lee and Mamie Killen. Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Debra Kaye Moore Earnest

Debra Kaye Moore Earnest, age 57 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a retired teacher of 33 years, a member of the Lawrence County Retired Teachers Association and a member of Bonnertown Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11am Bro. Richard Welch will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 8pm Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Husband, Grant Earnest, Loretto, TN

2 Sons, Barrett Earnest and wife Katie, Brighton, TN

Rylie Earnest , Tuscaloosa, AL

1 Daughter, Paula Suratt and husband David, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Brother, Ricky Moore and wife Dottie, Anderson, AL

3 Grandchildren, Aubrey Suratt, Addie Suratt and Lennox Earnest

Special Friends, Jerry and Joy Taylor

In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Gideons or to T-GEN Cancer Research, 445 N. Fifth St., Phoenix, AZ 85004, Care of Lung Cancer In Memory of Debra Earnest

The family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. David Hollis, Dr. Houston Jameson, Dr. Joel Kochanski, Dr. Mike Sattasiri and TN Oncology Staff, and the Ladies Bible Class at Bonnertown Baptist Church.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Hunter Jax Putman

Hunter Jax Putman, three month old son of Michael Putman of Pulaski, Tennessee and Kirsty Beecham of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, May 3, 2014.

  Along with his parents he is survived by

Two Half Brothers, Raven Estes, Madison County, AL
Preston Lane, Moulton, AL

Maternal Grandparents, Tommy and Kimberly Beecham, Leoma, TN
Paternal Grandparents, Joey and Lisa Terry, Loretto, TN

Great Grandparents, Jackie and Shirley Miller, Lexington, AL
James and Dianne Wright, Loretto, TN
Wayne and Linda Beecham, Lawrenceburg, TN
Stanley Tucker and Eloise Sykes, Florence, AL

One Aunt, Hannah Terry, Loretto, TN

One Uncle, Blake Tucker, Leoma, TN

Great Aunts and Uncles
Donnie and Melanie Preston, Lexington, AL
Troy and Charity Beecham, Ethridge, TN
Ty and Tara McDow, Leoma, TN
Michael Miller, Collinwood, tn
Tad Beecham, Ethridge, TN

Godparents, Terry and Christene Polk, Summertown, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 10am to 1pm Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, May 6, 2014 with Rodney Livingston officiating.

Interment will follow at Freemon Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

Vernice Avalene McGuire Adair

Our precious mother, Vernice Avalene McGuire Adair, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, May 2, 2014.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., homemaker and a member of Faith Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clabe and Carlee Matthews McGuire; her husband, Calvin Coolidge Adair, Sr.; one son, Calvin Coolidge Adair, Jr.; two sisters, Hester Ham and Juanita Wisdom; and two brothers Joyce Mac McGuire and Glindell McGuire.

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Rosa Adair Sizemore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Reba Sue Aycock, Lawrenceburg, TN

Regina Mae Shalk, Grand Rapids, MI

One Sister, Martha Aldridge, Fayetteville, TN

Ten Grandchildren

Twelve Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 7pm Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, May 5, 2014, with Jeff Burkhart officiating.

Interment will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.

 

Lois Lane Gallian Brown

Lois Lane Gallian Brown, age 71 died Friday, May 2, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, a member of the Church of Christ and a retired factory worker.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Pete Brown of Lawrenceburg

Kevin Brown of Lawrenceburg

Two Daughters, Pam Watts of Lawrenceburg

Christy Brown of Lawrenceburg

Step Mother Wynell Gallian of Leoma

One Brother, Tommy Gallian of Auburndale, FL

One Step Brother, Thomas Robert Williams of Leoma

Two Step Sisters, Deliah Forsythe of AL

Darlene Nuss of Loretto

Eight Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband Baxter Roger Brown and her parents Thomas Gallian and Louise Gallian.

Funeral service will be 2pm Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Eddie Rogers officiating and interment in Mt. Zion Cemetery at Peach in Leoma.

Visitation will be held 5pm to 8pm Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

 

 

 

Larry James Williams

Larry James Williams age 67 of Lawrenceburg died at his residence Friday, May 2, 2014.  He was a native of Tampa, FL., and retired from Murray Ohio.

He is survived by

One Son, Josh Williams of Lawrenceburg

Four Daughters, Lisa Shelton of Bonnertown

Tammy Smith of Lawrenceburg

Misty Bosheers of Lawrenceburg

Amber Allen of Leoma

Two Brothers, Joe Williams of Leoma

Robby Williams of Nashville

Three Sisters, Glenda Chapman of Summertown

Joyce Spears of Summertown

Rebecca Flores of Nevada

Twelve Grandchildren and a special friend Pam Bennett.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Williams and Gladys Perry Williams

The family will have a memorial service at a later date.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

George Brian Bainbridge

George Brian Bainbridge, age 70 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of the United Kingdom and retired from J & B Express.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Frances Claudette Dorsey Bainbridge.

He is survived by

A Host of Friends and Neighbors

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Bethel Cemetery at 2pm Friday, May 2, 2014 with Chad Moore officiating.

 

Charles Daniel Burnett

Charles Daniel Burnett, 73 of Greenhill, passed away May 1, 2014 at his residence.  He was a retired Machinist for General Motors and a member of Greenhill First Baptist Church.

Survivors include

Son, Danny Burnett and wife Kim, Greenhill

Daughter, Janet Cox, Loretto

Grandchildren, Chase Burnett and MKenzie, Kristen Burnett, Karlie Beth Cox, Carson Cox

Preceded in death by wife, Dorothy Burnett, parents, Charles Noel Burnett and Esther Mae Fleming Burnett, Brother, Austin Landis Burnette

Visitation will be Friday from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be Saturday at 1pm at the funeral home with Bro. Gregg Woodard officiating.  Burial will be in Liberty Grove Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

 

Johnny Timothy Ritter

Johnny Timothy “Tim” Ritter, age 54 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at Huntsville Hospital after a sudden illness.  Mr. Ritter was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a full time farmer, employed by TVA, a member of the Lauderdale Cattleman’s Association, a member of the Alabama Cattleman’s Association and a member of Lexington Church of Christ.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm Friday, May 2, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc. Danny Pettus will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Nebo Cemetery.

Visitation will be from  4pm to 8pm on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc

Survivors are

Wife, Jerre Lynn Masonia Ritter, Lexington, AL

1 Son, Colin Lloyd Ritter, Lexington, AL

1 Daughter, Kayla Mae Ritter, Lexington, AL

Preceded in death by father, Johnny Lloyd Ritter, mother, Zokie Mae Ritter

The family would like to thank the rescue squad, AIREVAC, family, friends, the staff at Huntsville Hospital for all the kindness shown to us.  Tim was a loving husband and father and also a friend to everyone he met.  He will be greatly missed but never forgotten.

 

Marie Shelton Windham

Marie Shelton Windham, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Hillview in Columbia, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from TN Shirt Works and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Elizabeth Kilburn Shelton; two sons, David Windham and Ronald Windham ; and one grandson, Joey Hardiman.

She is survived by

Husband, Henry Windham, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Connie and Billy Joe Hardiman, Columbia, TN

Three Grandchildren, Chris Windham, David Wayne Windham, Heather Windham

Three Great Grandchildren, Austin Windham, Haley Windham, Joshua Hardiman

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 11am Friday, May 2, 2014 with Joe Williams officiating.

 

Willie Wright

Willie Wright, age 85 passed away April 29, 2014 at Warwick Forest, Newport News, VA.  He was born July 3, 1928 in Lawrence County, Tennessee.

She was preceded in death by her husband Eldridge Wright, her parents, Lena Smith and Lonnie Graves, also her brothers, Andrew Graves, L.C. Graves, Edd Graves, Buddy Graves, Roy Graves, Bobby Graves and four sisters, Geneva Flatt, Ruby Alden, Okeleen Haines, and Lula Mae Rice.

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Fay Wilburn, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lena Markus, Newport News, Virginia

Lois Grundman, Eldorado Hills, California

Two Sons, Joe Ferguson, Jasper, TN

Curtis Ferguson, Virginia

Three Grandchildren, Billy Wilburn, Gray Taylor, and David Taylor.

Three Great Grandchildren, Austin Wilburn, Katelyn Wilburn and Lisa Taylor

Two Brothers, Charles Graves and Junior Graves

Two Sisters, Christine Jones and Syble New.

There will be a graveside service Friday, May 2, 2014 at 11am at Old Ethridge Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.  Reverend Donald Goodrum will be officiating.  Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Charles Edward Sandusky

Charles Edward Sandusky, age 87, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 28, 2014 at Wayne Medical Center in Waynesboro, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, a member of VFW Post 1618, D.A.V. and Good Hope Primitive Baptist Church.  Mr. Sandusky served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Hicks; his mother, Birdie Mae Felker Sandusky; and two sisters, Christine Trapp and Gladys Smith.

He is survived by

Wife of 51 years, Lois Marie Sandusky, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Shirley Lamae Jarvis, Corpus Christi, Texas

Trudy Elaine Garner, Leoma, TN

One Son, Tim Sandusky, Ethridge, TN

Five Grandchildren, Heath Garner, Lydia Garner, Hayley Sandusky, Amy Skrivanas, Ben Jarvis

Four Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Friday, May 2, 2014 with Tim Cunningham, Duel Self and David Parr officiating.  Interment will follow at Westside Cemetery in Giles County, TN., with full military honors.

 

Herman Earl Dollar

Herman Earl Dollar, age 66, of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 28, 2014.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired carpenter and a member of Brace Baptist Church.  Mr. Dollar served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Jewel Mayfield Dollar; and two brothers, Johnny Dollar and Andy Dollar.

He is survived by

Wife, Mary Dollar, Ethridge, TN

Son, Stacey Dollar, Ethridge, TN

Daughter, Angela Dexter, Nashville, TN

Son, Scott Dollar, Summertown, TN

Daughter, Toni Dollar, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Sons, Jeff Dollar, Summertown, TN

Lucas Miller, Ethridge, TN

Ex Wife, Charlotte Dollar, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ten Grandchildren, Brandi Brown, Derek Dollar, Ben Dollar, Julianne Staggs, Reese Staggs, Carolina Dollar, Robert Earl Dexter, Seth Dexter, Alexis Dexter, Parker Gobble

Five Great Grandchildren

Five Brothers, David Dollar, Leoma, TN

Ronnie Dollar, Lawrenceburg, TN

Herby Dollar, Cedartown, GA

Ray Dollar, Ethridge, TN

Daren Dollar, Ethridge, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, May 1, 2014.  Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., with full military honors.

 

Lester Lopp

Lester Lopp, age 68, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Sunday, April 27, 2014 at his residence. He was a native of Westpoint, TN, and of the Baptist faith.

HE was preceded in death by his parents, John Mitchell and Edna Irene Luna Lopp; his wife, Sondra Diane Lopp; and two brothers, Carl Lopp and Charles Lopp.

He is survived by three sons Dewayne & Shirley Lopp of Leoma, and Buck & April Lopp and Steve Dickson of Lawrenceburg; two daughters Charity Mendez and Stephanie and Daniel Vargas of Lawrenceburg; two brothers James Lopp of St. Joseph and Chester Lopp of Lawrenceburg; fourteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Barbara Nell Stephenson Gang

Barbara Nell Stephenson Gang, age 80, of Lawrenceburg died Sunday, April 27, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

She is survived by two sons, Mark (Kristy) Gang of Lawrenceburg, and William Trent (Terri) Gang of Ethridge; one daughter Tracey Grinnell of Lawrenceburg; one sister Perrie (Waylon) Wright of Florence, Alabama; eight grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Barbara Gang was preceded in death by her husband William (Bill) Gang, Jr.; her parents Osa Leon Stephenson and Julia Susann Stephenson Griggs.

Funeral service will be Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m. with Father Joseph Mundakal officiating and interment in Calvary Cemetery in Lawrenceburg.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. and the Rosary at 7:30 p.m. by Father Joseph Mundakal.

 

Diane Brazier Pigg

Diane Brazier Pigg, age 59 of Smyrna, Tennessee passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Alive Hospice Residence in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Ohio and a member of Creekmont General Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, J.W. “Dub” and Marie Rochell Brazier; and one brother, Johnny Brazier.

She is survived by

Husband of 11 years, Ronnie Pigg, Smyrna, TN

One Sister, Emmanola Caudill, LaVergne, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, April 28, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home. 

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, April 29, 2014 with Eddie Slaubaugh officiating.  Interment will follow at Rochell Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Claude James Kirk

Claude James Kirk, age 76 of Anderson, Alabama passed away Sunday, April 27, 2014 at NHC Brink after a extended illness.  Mr. Kirk was a native of Sheffield, AL., a United States Army veteran, retired machine operator from Champion Paper and a member of Corum Chapel Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc.  Michael Poff will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Harmon Cemetery, Lexington, AL

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at Loretto  Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Mary Kirk, Anderson, AL

1 Daughter, Lorie Noblit and husband Jeff, Loretto, TN

2 Grandchildren, Shaun Noblit, Columbia, TN

Kayla Noblit, Anderson, AL

1 Brother, O’ther Kirk, Sheffield, AL

1 Sister in Law, Mildred Griffin, Sheffield, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Travis Hood

Travis Hood, age 78 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 25, 2014 at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio and a member of Meadow View Baptist Church.  He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mina and Pauline Nutt Hood; and two sisters, Willodean Gobble and Linda Bassham.

He is survived by

Wife, Velma Tripp Hood, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Blake Hood, Spring Hill, TN

One Daughter, Bridget Martin, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Minaleen White, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Natoschia Sharp, Khearra Mosley, Abby Lee Hood, Krizten Martin, Alekz Martin, Drew Martin

Three Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 4pm Sunday, April 27, 2014 with Charles Gresham officiating.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.  Family suggests memorials be made to Meadow View Baptist Church.

 

Wanda A. Moore

Wanda A. Moore, age 74 of Saint Joseph, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after an extended illness.  Mrs. Moore was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a seamstress and she was of the Freewill Baptist faith.  A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Survivors are

1 Son, Doyle Moore and wife Mylinda, Saint Joseph, TN

1 Daughter, Glenda Daniel and husband Wayne, Iron City, TN

5 Grandchildren, Amanda Dotson, Anthony Dotson and wife Caitlin, Ashley Dotson, Bronica Moore and Brooke Moore

3 Great Grandchildren, Aven, Trey and Myla

Preceded in death by parents, Jasper and Stella Butler, 2 brothers, James Butler, Eugene Butler.

Grandson, Benjamin Dotson

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Sue Ayers

Sue Ayers, 80, of Summertown, TN died peacefully Wednesday night, April 23, 2014, at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was the daughter of the late J.S. and Lula Smith Woodlee of McMinnville, TN. She attended McMinnville Elementary School and Dibbrel High School. She was a member of Bybee’s Springs Church of Christ in McMinnville before moving to Lawrence County.

   She was a devoted and loving wife and mother. She was married to the late Bobby Everett Ayers, and they raised four daughters together. She worked at home and on the farm caring for her family until her daughters were grown. She had a tender spot for children and the elderly and worked at Kiddie Cottage Day Care in Mt. Pleasant, TN and Mx. Bobbie’s Day Care in Summertown, TN.

She then worked as a nurses’ aide at Countryside Nursing Home, Hidden Acres, and NHC of Lawrenceburg, TN where she also took on the job as Activities Director. Her tenderness and affection made her a favorite of the residents. She took care of her ailing mother-in-law and then her mother until their deaths.

   She was a faithful Christian and a member of Summertown Church of Christ where she taught Sunday school for 2 and 3 year olds for 40 years. Mrs. Sue influenced the lives of several generations of children. She was well loved and is still known in the Summertown Community and beyond as Mrs. Sue.

   She is survived by daughters Janice Smith of Cullman, AL, Linda (Danny) Lasater and April (Tim) McCormack, both of Columbia, TN, and Alice (Randy) Pope of Summertown, TN. She was MawMaw to six grandchildren, David Smith and Harley Pope, both of Summertown, TN, Deena McClendon of Cullman, AL, Julie Bergman of Miami, FL, Seth Lasater of Spring Hill, TN, Courtney Nutt of Waynesboro, TN, and eight great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.

   Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 27, 2014, with Ricky Glass and Brian Gregory officiating. Interment will follow at Brae Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

Family suggests memorials be made to the Sunday school program at Summertown Church of Christ or Brace Cemetery fund. Condolences may be sent by way of:  www.nealfuneralhome.net.

 

Wanda Lee Shepherd

Wanda Lee Shepherd, age 78, of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Mt. Pleasant Health and Rehabililtation in Mount Pleasant, TN.  She was a native of Lepanto, AR., a homemaker and a member of Summertown Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Wilson Lane; her mother, Oma Lou Smith Wiggins; her husband, Charles Franklin Shepherd; one son, Larry Franklin Shepherd; two grandsons, Paul Gray and Michael Gray; her step father, C.J.Wiggins; and one step daughter, Marie Smith.

She is survived by

Daughter, Lucy Gray, Three Oaks Community

Son, Wayne Shepherd, Summertown, TN

Son, Robert Shepherd, Summertown, TN

Daughter, Carolyn Riddle, Summertown, TN

Step Daughter, Ruby Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sister, Mary Louise Brassfield, Ethridge, TN

Several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 25, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, April 26, 2014 with Howard Kitter officiating.  Interment will follow at Pleasant Garden Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

George H. Thornton

George H. Thornton, age 65 of Five Points, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Carbon Hill, AL., retired from Murray Ohio and a member of Five Points Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by one son, Shawn Thornton; and one great grandson, Blade Brewer.

He is survived by

Wife, Pam Thornton, Five Points, TN

Mother, Callie Thornton, Russellville, AL

One Daughter, Heather Owens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Brothers, John Thornton, Russellville, AL

James Thornton, Birmingham, AL

David Thornton, Phil Campbell, AL

One Sister, Melinda Thornton, Russellville, AL

Father in Law and Mother in Law

Herb and Ruby Mosley, Five Points, TN

One Brother in Law, Jeff Mosley, Five Points, TN

Six Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, April 25, 2014 with Nathan Holloway officiating.  Interment will follow at Bonnertown Cemetery in Bonnertown, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to the charity of you choice.

 

Elizabeth Holland Edwards Grisham

Elizabeth Holland Edwards Grisham, age 86 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Ethridge, TN., retired from National Life and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cordie Willice and Sadie Flornce Kerr Holland; her first husband, Clifford Edwards; one brother, C.W. Holland, Jr.; and two sisters,, Christine Holland Hill and Doris Holland Grantham.

She is survived by

Husband, Bill Grisham, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Jimmy Edwards, Goodlettsville, TN

Tommy Edwards, Gallatin, TN

Three Daughters, Linda Edwards Douglas, Goodlettsville, TN

Patsy Edwards Gupton, Whites Creek, TN

Barbara Edwards, Goodlettsville, TN

Two Step Sons, Ken Grisham, Mobile, AL

Jim Grisham, Birmingham, AL

Andrew Grisham, Brentwood, TN

Three Step Daughters, Margaret Ford, Augusta, GA

Jane Carpenter, Jonesboro, AR

Rita Thompson, Cullman, AL

Twelve Grandchildren

Seventeen Great Grandchildren

Eleven Step Grandchildren

Eight Step Great Grandchildren

Two Brothers, Harley Holland, Ethridge, TN

Dan Holland, Ethridge, TN

Two Sisters, Mildred Buffalo, Lawrenceburg, TN

Suella Gowen, Michigan

One Sister in law, Elizabeth Holland, Lenoir City, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Nashville, TN., at 11am Friday, April 25, 2014 with Alan Sircy officiating.

 

Doyce Springer

Doyce Springer, age 81 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at NHC Healthcare after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lexington, AL., an Instrument Fitter, a Veteran of The United States Air Force, a member of Loretto United Methodist Church and a member of The Loretto Lift Up Committee.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 10am Terry Herston and Donald Spencer will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Restview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Robbie Ann Franklin Springer, Loretto, TN

3 Sons, Mark Springer and wife Sheila, Leoma, TN

Steve Springer and wife Donna, Clarksville, TN

David Springer, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Sister Mamie Dee Pettus, Lexington, AL

10 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

James Spencer Gladney

James Spencer Gladney, age 96 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee formerly of Florence, AL. , passed away Monday, April 21, 2014 at Scott Healthcare after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a United States Army Veteran of WWII, retired Crane Operator for Union Carbide, and a member of the First Freewill Baptist Church in Florence, AL.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1pm Phil Cooper will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Wife, Sallie Springer Gladney, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Daughters, Joyce Burke and husband Bill, Glasgow, KY

Theresa Dickey and husband Bill, St. Louis, MO

Elizabeth Bryan and husband Larry, Florence, AL

1 Brother, Paul Gladney, Nobelsville, IN

1 Sister, Margaret Sullephen, Hamilton, AL

8 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

1 Great Great Grandson

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Georgia Ann Douglas

Georgia Ann Douglas, age 95 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Hillside Hospital in Pulaski.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg and a member of the Church of God.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Regina Douglas of Dallas, TX

She was preceded by her parents, John Roberts and Celeste Houges Roberts.

Visitation will be 6pm to 8pm Monday, April 21, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be 3pm Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Joseph Simpson officiating and interment in Mt. Ararat Cemetery in Lawrenceburg.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Sara C. Jones

Sara C. Jones, age 88 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 18, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Springfield, TN., homemaker and a member of First Street Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Edwin and Annie Finley Coleman; and her husband, C. T. Jones.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Gary Jones, St. George, SC

Glenn Jones, Kiel, Germany

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, April 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home .

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, April 22, 2014 with Jim Deason officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Florida College or the charity of your choice.

 

Phyllis J. Woodward Luffman

Phyllis J. Woodward Luffman, 67, of Lawrenceburg died Thursday. She was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Lora Matthews of Lawrenceburg

Terrie Bennett of Lawrenceburg, TN

Valeriea Young of Lawrenceburg,TN

Five Brothers, Wallace, Randy and Billy Woodward all of Leoma, TN., Tony Woodward of Lawrenceburg, and Glen Woodward of Lawrence County.

One Sister, Angi Wright of Loretto

5 Grandchildren

5Great Grandchildren

The funeral service will be Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 3pm at Lighthouse Baptist Church with burial in Woodward Family Cemetery. Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Annie Ruth Adams Corbin

Annie Ruth Adams Corbin, age 58 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lester, AL., retired from Dura and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11am Jessie Littrell and Mickey Littrell will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Lentzvile Cemetery in Limestone, AL.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Monday, April 21, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Husband, Charles E. Corbin, Leoma, TN

2 Daughters, Melinda Mutize, Leoma, TN

Emily Scholl, Leoma, TN

4 Grandchildren, Daniel, Ajay, Karsten and Kameren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Terra Lee Swinson

Terra Lee Swinson, age 58 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Joliet, IL., and of the Catholic faith.  She was an angel to everyone she ever met.

She was preceded in death by her father, Gerald E. Swinson; and one brother, Thomas Swinson

She is survived by

Mother, Ardelia Moulton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Gerald Swinson, Knoxville, TN

Six Sisters, Kitty Wagner, Maryville, TN

Judy Haygood, Ethridge, TN

Gena Swinson Roberts, Concord, CA

Patty McNabb, Fort Walton Beach, FL

Johnette Kramer, Kankakee, IL

Shawn Beier, Dwight, IL

Many Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, and Great Great Nephews also survive.

Many loving friends also survive.

Four Legged Child, Ginger

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2pm Monday, April 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Monday, April 21, 2014.  Family suggests memorials be made to the Lawrence County Humane Society.

 

Virginia Jo Oxford Hughes

Virginia Jo Oxford Hughes age 74 of Lawrenceburg died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at NHC Healthcare in Lawrenceburg.  She was a member of Gandy Church of Christ and retired from Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Michael Hughes of Columbia, TN

Joel Hughes of Huntsville, AL

Three Daughters, Belinda Bonner of Jackson, TN

Delene Henderson Kingston, TN

Jackie Brown of Cleveland, TN

One Brother, Dan Oxford of Lawrenceburg, TN

Thirteen Grandchildren

Fourteen Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by her husband James Horace Hughes; her parents, Grover Cleveland Oxford and Emma Kerr Oxford.

Visitation will be 5pm to 7pm Friday, April 18, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be 11am Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Larry Murdock officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Max S. Methvin Sr.

Max S. Methvin Sr., age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired owner of Farmer’s Supply Company and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church.

Mr. Methvin was also a 32nd Degree Mason at the Mimosa Lodge No. 542 where he was a member for over 50 years.  He was a 1948 graduate of Loretto High School where he served as the class president and he also attended Florence State College.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Hugh and Lula Rushing Methvin; his wife, Delores Nell James Methvin; and one brother, Kenneth Methvin.

He is survived by

Three Sons, Stan and Debbie Methvin, Loretto, TN

Jamie and Meredith Methvin, Leoma, TN

Keith and Leslie Methvin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eight Grandchildren, Jeremy and Beth Methvin, Tad and Kendra Methvin, Matt and Shelby Methvin, Ben and Becky Methvin, Ben and Becky MEthvin, Ryan Methvin and Amy Phelps, Chris and Megan Methvin, Keri Methvin, Kati Methvin

Seven Great Grandchildren, Meg Methvin, Sadie Methvin, Jake Methvin, Izzy Tate Methvin, Gavin Methvin, Gibson Methvin, Charlotte Methvin

Two Brothers, Carroll and Maxine Methvin Sr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Dr. Ray and Sondra Methvin, Sr., Loretto, TN

Two Sisters, Doris and Ray Frantz, Harrisonburg, VA

Faye and Kurt E. Tessnow, Lago Vista, TX

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 18, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, April 19, 2014 with Rickey Wade officiating with a Masonic service to follow.  Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Mary Elizabeth Smith

Mary Elizabeth Smith, age 78 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., house parent for the Christian Childrens Home and a member of Salem Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Comer and Velma Lee Bailey Martin; and one brother, Robert Thornsberry.

She is survived by

Husband of 61 years, John Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Susan Lee Gobell, Columbia, TN

Janet Smith, Collinwood, TN

One Brothers, Charles E. Martin, Pensecola, FL

One Sister, Carol Bernice Welchel, Ringo, GA

Five Grandchildren, Jay Calton, John Calton, Jerrad Calton, Lexa Walker, Justin Gobell

Two Step Grandchildren, Brian Hendrix, Dana Cothern

Eight Great Grandchidlren

Four Step Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Friday, April 18, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Saturday, April 19, 2014 with Keith Barnett officiating.

Interment will follow at Restview Cemetery in Loretto, TN.

 

Martha Alice Robertson Frazier

Martha Alice Robertson Frazier, age 88 of Lawrenceburg died at Maury Regional Medical Center Sunday, April 13, 2014.  She was a native of Wilson County, TN., and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.  She was a retired teacher of Lawrence and Giles County.

She is survived by

Three Sons, James Randall Frazier of Leoma

Roy David Frazier of Lawrenceburg

Kenneth Bertram Frazier of Stephensville, Texas

One Daughter, Martha Brenda Warren of Birmingham, AL

Ten Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Gene Frazier; her parents, Willie B. Robertson and Anna Smith Robertson and one sister, Ruth Watson.

Funeral service will be 2pm Graveside Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Mimosa Cemetery with Joe Williams officiating and interment in Mimosa Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to the American Heart and Cancer Societies.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Joyce Moore

Joyce Moore, age 84 of Iron City, Tennessee passed away Saturday April 12, 2014 at Wayne County Nursing Home after a extended illness.  She was a native of Wayne County, TN., retired school teacher and a Baptist.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 1pm Pete Turnbo will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Hollis Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Monday, April 14, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Daughters, Kathryn Gail Bassham and husband Bob, Dickson, TN

Karen Denise Brewer and husband Randy, Leoma, TN

2 Sisters, Bonnie Nell Andrews, Giles County, TN

Shirley Caperton, Iron City, TN

4 Grandchildren

2 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, Ozro and Nana Tidwell, husband, Will Jr. Moore, sister, Mary Lou Tidwell

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Johnny McCoy

Johnny McCoy, age 61 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., former employee of Verplank and Southern Craft Mfg., and attended Mars Hill Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Dorothy Brown McCoy; and one sister, Anna Belle Schultz.

He is survived by

Wife, Rita Shelton McCoy, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Jonathan McCoy, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson, Aidan McCoy, Lawrenceburg TN

Two Sister, Linda Markus, Lawrenceburg, TN

Geraldine Brown, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Monday, April 14, 2014 with Mickey Brackin officiating.

Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

James H. Franks

James H. Franks, age 79 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired contractor from Shankle Construction and a member of Busby Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Florence Belew Franks; his wife, Pamela Gann Franks; one brother, Clifford Franks; one sister, Joyce Franks Chandler; and one special aunt, Frances Belew.

He is survived by

Two Brothers, William Franks, Lawrenceburg, TN

Harey Franks, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Lois Kimbrough, Winchester, TN

Dolly Loyd, Santa Fe, TN

A Special Caregiver, Joyce White

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Monday, April 14, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, April 14, 2014.  Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Gene Crisp Campbell

Gene Crisp Campbell, age 88 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired CAN from Crockett Hospital and a member of Calvary Hill Church of God.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William McKinley and Clara Mae Andrews Gray; her first husband, Zeno Crisp; her second husband, Leon Campbell; and three sons, Larry Joe Crisp; Ronnie Crisp; and Barry “Big Boy” Crisp.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Debbie Perry, Columbia, TN

Melba Weaver, Canton, TX

One Son, Randy Milliken, Lawrenceburg, TN

Twelve Grandchildren

Twenty Nine Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, April 13, 2014 with Don Goodrum officiating.

Interment will follow at Odems Chapel Cemetery in St. Joseph, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Hospice Compassus.

 

Bonnie Joiner Killen

Bonnie Joiner Killen, age 77 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at NHC Brink Healthcare after an extended illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a factory worker and of the Baptist faith.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.  In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Needy Children’s Fund or the American Cancer Society.

Survivors are

2 Daughters, Ruth Craig and husband Randy, Loretto, TN

Edith Cox and husband Terry, Five Points, TN

2 Sons, Mike Killen and wife Debbie, Ethridge, TN

Rick Killen, Leoma, TN

1 Sister, Nell Adams, Loretto, TN

1 Brother, Charles Joiner, Loretto, TN

10 Grandchildren

18 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents, Price and Mae Joiner, sister, Mildred Fowler, brother, Bill Joiner

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Georgia Virginia Story Perry

Georgia Virginia Story Perry, age 90 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Florence, AL.  She resided at NHC Brink Street in Lawrenceburg, TN., and was a member of Highland Park Baptist Church.

Georgia was born in Bethleham Community in Wayne County, TN., December 18, 1923 to the late David Clark and Ella Selina Caperton Story.

Georgia married the late Glynn Paul Perry December 18, 1938 in Greenhill, AL.  They eloped on her 15th birthday, with the assistance of Glynn’s brother Woodrow and a friend Paul McLain (who had a vehicle).  They were wed in a small Baptist church.  The preacher asked his congregation to remain after the sermon for the wedding; and they did.

They moved to Bradley, Kankakee, IL., in the early 1950’s where they raised seven children.  They enjoyed being surrounded by grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.  It would be 1988 before retiring to Lawrenceburg where Georgia spent a lot of her time making beautiful quilts for each family member.  She was also quite pleased to spend time with siblings living nearby.  Georgie is known by everyone as a very sweet, kind and gentle person.

She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Earnest E. Story, Rev. Paul C. Story, and Glynn David Story; three sisters, Bessie Keeton, Maudie Andrews, and Lula Keeton; and two son in laws, Jesse Nash and Burt “Mutt” Harlan.

She is survived by

Seven Children, Dorothy Nash, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sybil Jane Harlan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Linda Schlenz,McRae, GA

Jo Reed, Kankakee, IL

Bobby Perry, Jackson, TN

Janice Perry, Kankakee, IL

Jerry W. Perry, Bradley, IL

Three Sisters, Louise Perry, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lucille Patterson, Waynesboro, TN

Beulah Mae Wesson, Muscle Shoals, AL

Seventeen Grandchildren

Several Great Grandchildren

Several Great Great Grandchildren

Special Sister in Law, Mary Coats, Bradley, IL

Special Friend, Bobbie Walker, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 11, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, April 12, 2014 with Ricky Cotton officiating.  Interment will follow at Houser Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Robert Gene Fletcher

Robert Gene “Bobby” Fletcher, age 62 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Loretto, TN., retired Independent Contractor and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James F. and Christine Attkisson Fletcher; and two brothers, Tommy Fletcher and Floyd Fletcher.

He is survived by

Three Daughters, Tammy Parsons, Dresden, TN

Angie Ingalis, Dresden, TN

Ronda Fletcher, Summertown, TN

Eight Grandchildren, Ashley Smith, Roger Langley, Chad Smith, Chelsie Murrell, Amanda Langley, Natalie Langley, Case Langley, Riley Johns

Eight Great Grandchildren, Nevaeh Grace Mitchell, Haden Lee Mitchell, Bentley Ainsworth, Braxton Langley, Kaylee Langley, McKenna Jackson, Lucas Ryan Mitchell, Corey Lee Smith

Two Brothers, Jimmy Fletcher, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lloyd Fletcher, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Linda Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Barbara Pollock, Lawrenceburg, TN

Karen Wilkinson, Summertown, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, April 10, 2014.  Interment will follow at Rochell Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Jewell D. Wilburn

Jewell D. Wilburn, age 77 of Lawrenceburg died Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at NHC Brink Street. She was a native of Wayne County, TN and of the Christian faith.

She is survived by

One daughter, Jennifer W. Moore of Lawrenceburg;

One son Paul Ferguson of Ohio;

One step-son Gerald Wilburn;

One step-daughter Glenda Gibbs; and

One brother Charles Barnett of Lawrenceburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband William “Bill” Wilburn and her parents Benjamin Barnett and Gladys Gower Barnett.

Funeral service will be graveside at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens with Gary Hughes officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel.

The pallbearers will be members of the Lawrenceburg Fire Department.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Eddie Andrews

Eddie “Bodean” Andrews, age 58 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Noblesville, IN., former employee of Murray Ohio and of the Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Dean Andrews; and one step grandson, Timmy “LilMac” McMullin.

He is survived by

Wife, Barbara Eloise Hartsfield Daniels Andrews, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Kevin Andrews, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Son, Ian Daniels, Summertown, TN

Four Step Grandchildren

Devin Daniels, Summertown, TN

Ethan Daniels, Summertown, TN

Dylan Tittle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Kaleb Hall, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Adopted Grandchildren

Ashley Pimental, Lawrenceburg, TN

Alise Johnson, Conroe, TX

Two Step Great Grandchildren

Mackenzie Niehaus, Summertown, TN]

Peyton Niehaus, Summertown, TN

Mother, Hope Andrews, Loretto, TN

One Brother, Bruce Andrews, Loretto, TN

Three Sisters, Sandy Righing, Maryville, TN

Tammy Peters, Loretto, TN

Felicia Glass, Five Points, TN

One Adopted Sister, Rosemary Nettle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bart Andrews

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 1pm to 2pm Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Memorial service will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, April 8, 2014 with Sybie Hartsfield Vermillion officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to Camp Pinon, Navajo Youth Camp. c/o Syble Vermillion, P.O. Box 7855, Newcomb, NM 87455.

 

Mary McPeters

Mary McPeters, age 91 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Giles County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Salem Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hayes and Roberta Nance Gordon; her husband, James McPeters; one grandson, Doug Hughes; and two sisters, Kathleen Meyer and Jane Parker.

She is survived by

One Son, Jim McPeters, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Daughters, Judy Belew, Lawrenceburg, TN

Anne Hughes, Lawrenceburg, TN

Kate Webb, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Jimma Summers, Sally Coultas, Susan Carvell, Jay Belew, Daniel Webb, Laura Ray

Ten Great Grandchildren

Three Great Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Sunday, April 6, 2014.  Interment will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Pulaski, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Lawrence County Public Library or the Lawrence County Special Olympics.

 

Jimmy R Nix

Jimmy R Nix, age 65 of Lawrenceburg, died at his residence Thursday, April 3, 2014.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a member of Grace Baptist Church.

He is survived by

Wife, Susan Nix of Lawrenceburg

Six Sons, Jimmy Nix Jr. of Lawrenceburg

Thomas O Nix of Lawrenceburg

Anderson Nix, of Lawrenceburg

Charles Nix of Lawrenceburg

Neal Nix of Lawrenceburg

Johnny Nix of Lawrenceburg

Two Daughters, Sandy K Belcher of Dickson, TN

Lisa G Weiser of Lebanon, TN

One Sister, Bonnie Smith of Lawrenceburg

18 Grandchildren

6 Great Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Nix and Opal Beard Nix.

Funeral service will be 1pm Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Delcie Kerr

Delcie Kerr, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from LaDel Mfg., and a member of Royal Heights Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ashby and Hettie Buie Brock; one brother, Paul Brock; and two sisters, Myrtle Dickson and Hilda Brock.

She is survived by

Husband of 49 years, Darrell Kerr, Sr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Willa Dean Brock Fleeman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Teresa Kerr Adams, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Darrell Kerr, Jr., Lawrenceburg,  TN

Five Grandchildren, Dustin Shaen Fleeman, Erica Lynn Haney, Ashley Marie Adams, Michael Alan Adams, Logan Ashby Kerr

One Sister, Lilla Mae Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Friday, April 4, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, April 5, 2014 with Jesse Cozart officiating.  Interment will follow at Henryville Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Marcie Shultz

Marcie Shultz, age 68 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at home.  She was a native of Wayne County, MI., a homemaker and of the Church of God faith.  A memorial service will be held at the Lindsey Grove Chruch of God, Saturday, April 5, at 7pm

Survivors are,

Husband, John David Shultz, Leoma, TN

Daughter, Elisa Vincent, Leoma, TN

Brothers, George Donald Hawkins and David Anthony Hawkins, Detroit, MI

Sister, Ellen Miller, Taylor, MI

Granddaughter, Jessica Michelle Watkins

2 Great Grandchildren.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Sarah Roberts

Sarah Roberts, age 74 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Jones Apparel, former co-owner of Kountry Kupboard and a member of The Way Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Martin, Sr. and Edna Stacey Martin; her first husband, William Polk; her second husband, Bob Roberts; and two brothers, Henry Martin, Jr. and Sam Martin.

She is survived by

Three Brothers, Herschel Martin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ed Martin, Leoma, TN

John Martin, Pleasant Gap, PA

Five Sisters, Martha Lewis, Ethridge, TN

Grace Martin, Uniontown, PA

Florence Clary, Tullahoma, TN

Annie Mae Lewis, Carmichaels, PA

Linda Martin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Sunday, April 6, 2014 with Larry Creekmore officiating.  Interment will follow at Houser Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Frankie Bivins Smith

Frankie Bivins Smith, age 86 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from C.J.’s, and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Mabel Randall Hughes; her husband of 34 years, B.T. Bivins; two sisters, Helen Belew and Ruby Bulier; one brother, Charles Hughes; and her second husband, James Smith.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Carol Davenport, Leoma, TN

One Son, Bobby Joe Bivins, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Kim Russ, Lawrenceburg, TN., Lee Robinson, Big Hill, KY., Shawn Wright, Madison, AL., Taylor Bivins, Lawrenceburg, TN., Rebecca Bivins, Lawrenceburg, TN., Roland Bivins, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Great Grandchildren

Five Great Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Friday, April 4, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, April 5, 2014 with Joe Williams officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Lewis Samuel Garland

Lewis Samuel Garland, age 72 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg.   He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired after 44 years from Murray Ohio, Door Greeter for Wal-Mart for 7 years and a member of Meadow View Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester Joseph and Nannie Pearl Lewis Garland; and one sister, Mattie Pearl Smith.

He is survived by

Wife of 49 years, Mavis Andrews Garland, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Melanie Diane Hammond, Las Vegas, NV

One Granddaughter, Lea Leslie Hammond, Las Vegas, NV

Four Sisters, Lillie Ward, Dickson, TN

Marie Sandusky, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Kilpatrick, Lawrenceburg, TN

Martha Cozart, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 4, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Saturday, April 5, 2014 with Charles Gresham and Danny Huckaba officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

William Pettus

William “W.O.” Pettus, age 70 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at ECM Hospital after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a carpenter, he served in the Army Reserves and a member of Greens Chapel United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1pm Bro. Bill Smith and T.R. Williams will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Pettus Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Marcelle Mashburn Pettus, Lexington, AL

1 Daughter, n Pettus Alsup and husband Allen, Lexington, AL

2 Sisters, Neva Davis, Center Hill, AL

Betty Landtroop, St. Joseph, TN

3 Grandchildren, Joseph Alsup, Kayla Alsup Stutts, and Tara Alsup Pearson

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Melba Weatherman Crowder

Melba Weatherman Crowder, age 86, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert A. Crowder, Sr.; her parents, Melvin Clarence and Lois Allen Weatherman; one sister, Helen Booth; and one brother, Charles Weatherman. 

She is survived by

One Son, Robert A. Crowder, Jr., M.D. of Old Hickory, TN

Three Daughters, Amy Crowder of Lawrenceburg, TN

Beth Crowder O’Neil of Germantown, TN

Cathy Crowder Grof of Nashville, TN.

One Sister, Barbara Williams of Pulaski, TN

One Brother, David Weatherman of Franklin, TN.

Seven Grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.

Mrs. Crowder was a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.  She was a graduate of the University of North Alabama and held membership in the honorary scholastic society, Phi Cappa Phi.  She was a teacher and director of the Lawrence County Materials Center for the Lawrence County School System before retiring in 1992.

Melba Crowder was a former member of the Lawrence County Retired Teachers Association, The Pilot Club of Lawrence County, the Four Corners F.C.E. Club, the Thursday Club and the Lawrenceburg Study Club.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 10am to 10:45am Tuesday, at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Mimosa Cemetery at 11am Tuesday, April 1, 2014 with Joe Williams officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

 

L. June Patton

L. June Patton, age 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 28, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lewis County, TN., retired Assistant from the Lawrence County Health Department and a member of Chapel Grove Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, King David and Ester L. Lancaster Rawdon; her husband, Raymond L. Patton; one daughter, Lyndia Giles; one son, Dwight Lee Patton; one grandson, Jeff Giles; one granddaughter, Misty Jones Massey; and one great grandson, Seth Daniel.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Betty Jane Staggs, Columbia, TN

Ruth Carolyn Jones, Ethridge, TN

One Son in Law, Billy R. Giles, Summertown, TN

One Daughter in Law, Reba Patton, Ethridge, TN

Nine Grandchildren, Lesa Daniel, Summertown, TN, David Staggs, Columbia, TN, Tony Staggs, Columbia, TN, Annette Bishop, Ethridge, TN., Phillip Patton, Jasper, TN., Steve Patton, Ethridge, TN., Brian Jones, Ethridge, TN., Tory Blake, Raymore, MO., Benjamin Blake, Ethridge, TN

Twenty One Great Grandchildren

Nine Great Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 3pm to 8pm Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, March 31, 2014 with Ed Daniel and Duane Permenter officiating.  Interment will follow at Chapel Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Joyce Fay James McDow

Joyce Fay James McDow, age 73 of Florence, Alabama passed away Thursday, March 27, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a nurse at ECM Hospital and a member of Highland Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 1pm Billy Hagan will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, March 28, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Brothers, Lewis James, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fred James and wife Nita, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Niece, Catherine James

Preceded in death by husband, Wayne McDow

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

William David Brown

William David Brown age 61 of Lawrenceburg died Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Crockett Hospital.  He was a native of Paris, TN., Safety Director over the school busses for Lawrence County, a member of the Church of Christ and an US Army Veteran.

He is survived by

Wife, Mary Brown of Lawrenceburg

One Son, William Joshua Brown of Leoma

Three Sisters, Mary Glen Burns of Paris, TN

Marilyn G. Brown of Paris, TN

Lisa Partain of Savanna, TN

He was preceded in death by Bill Brown Jr. and Nadine Brewer Brown.

Funeral service will be 2pm Friday, March 28, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with burial in Mimosa Cemetery.

Visitation will be 11am to 2pm Friday, March 28, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

 

Dorene Luffman Vaughn

Dorene Luffman Vaughn, age 49, of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Porters Chapel Church.

She is survived by

Husband, Steve Vaughn, Summertown, TN

Parents, Herbert Benji and Nadine Inman Luffman, Summertown, TN

Brothers, Gene Luffman, Tampa, FL

Danny Luffman, Summertown, TN

Austin Hanson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 2:30pm Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Barnesville Cemetery at 3pm Wednesday, March 26, 2014.  Interment will follow at Barnesville Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

Charlotte Bradford

Charlotte Bradford, age 66, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, J.T. and Lula Mae Graves Rice; one daughter, Tracy Beurlein; one sister, Jean Wunner; and two brothers, Tommy Rice and Neal Rice.

She is survived by,

Husband, Kenneth Bradford, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Three Sons, Charles Purcell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Kerry Bradford, Scottsboro, AL

Gaylon Bradford, Scottsboro, AL

Three Daughters, Tina Young, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sonya Bohannon, Scottsboro, AL

Sheree Allen, Scottsboro, AL

Three Sisters, Margaret Walters, Lawrenceburg, TN

Judy Davis, Lawrenceburg, TN

Shirley Daniels, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Raymond Rice, Lawrenceburg, TN

Seven Grandchildren

Seven Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm t 8pm Monday, March 24, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, March 25, 2014 with Donald Bohannon officiating.  Interment will follow at Leoma Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

Danny Burks

Danny Burks, age 57 of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at Countryside Healthcare and Rehab after a extended illness.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., pipe fitter for TVA and of the Church of Christ faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 11am Leon Smith will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Father, Grady “Jimmy” Burks Sr., Saint Joseph, TN

Brother, Troy Burks, Saint Joseph, TN

Daughter, Maegan Burks, Russellville, AL

4 Grandchildren, Madison Burks, Peyton Keeton, Alanna Berry and Sebation Burks.

Preceded in death by mother, Phyllis Springer Burks, daughter, Tanya Burks.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Charles Turner

Charles “Stormy” Turner, age 63 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 17, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from the City of Loretto and of the Church of Christ faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 2pm Mahlon Fisher will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Loretto memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Fiance, Cindy Hathaway, Loretto, TN

1 Son, Jason Turner and wife Miranda, Iron City, TN

3 Daughters, Karmen Brooks and husband Jim, Leoma, TN

Shannon Tweedy and husband Jim, Tupelo, MS

Samantha Hathaway, Minot, ND

3 Grandchildren, Kassi Smith and husband DJ, Wyatt Tweedy, Lily Tweedy

3 Step Grandchildren, Dakota Hand, Abby Lawson and Ally Lawson

1 Great Grandson, Karter Smith

6 Brothers, EH Ells, Hershel Turner, Kenneth Turner, James Turner, Bill Turner and Mack Turner all of Loretto, TN

2 Sisters, Elizabeth Brewer, Loretto, TN

Linda Hill, Loretto, TN

Aunt, Annie Mae Fisher, Loretto, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents, Clarence and Susie Landtroop Turner,sister, Kathy Turner.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Homer W. Garner

Homer W. Garner, age 76 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Leoma, TN., retired from Arvin as a production technician, a notary public and a member of Mt. Zion Church of Christ.  Mr. Garner served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Wesley and Ruby Pauline Harris Garner; his wife, Linde Sue Smith Garner; one sister, Gola Mae Garner Bassham; six brothers, Elmer, Ostine, Grady, Robert, JR, and JW Garner; and six grandchildren, David Elisha White, Susannah Avaline White, Daniel Neal White, Alston Nathaniel White, John Caleb Lee White and Claire Celeste White.

He is survived by

Two Sons, Chris Garner, Leoma, TN

Wesley Garner, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Jennifer White, Ethridge, TN

One Brother, Paul Garner, Leoma, TN

Four Grandchildren, Heath Drew Garner, Lydia Sheree Garner, Lindsay Anne White, Ava Analee White.

One Great Grandchild, Victoria Alexandria Meadors

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends for 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Thursday, March 20, 2014 with Larry Dale Laws and Brian Parker officiating.  Interment will follow at Fall River Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. With full military honors.

 

Garnet Lanelle Holloway Blevins

Garnet Lanelle Holloway Blevins, age 84 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Muncie, IN., retired LPN from Countryside Healthcare and a member of Springer Road Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Mary Lee Daniels Holloway; and her husband, Earl Blevins.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Rosemary Scott, Lawrenceburg, TN

Patricia Martin, Yorkville, TN

Three Sons, Sam Blevins, Lawrenceburg, TN

Larry Blevins, Round Rock, TX

Chester Blevins, Houston, TX

Fifteen Grandchildren

Several Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 1pm to 2:30pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 3pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 with Darrell Maggard officiating.

 

Frances Joyce Haygood Fowler

Frances Joyce Haygood Fowler, age 75 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Maury County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her father, Burns McClain; her mother, Nettie Fuller Brown; one step son, Johnny Haygood; her first husband, Arlie Ray Haygood; two brothers, John McClain and Steve McClain; and one sister, Freda Seaton.

She is survived by

One Son, Donald Ray Haygood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Significant Other, Richard Fowler, Ethridge, TN

One Sister, June Hedrick, Pulaski, TN

One Brother, Robert McClain, South Port, NC

Two Granddaughters, Patricia Jones, Columbia, TN

Victoria Gordon, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandson, Kevin Wade Haygood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Christopher Don Haygood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Sons, Ricky Fowler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Terry Fowler, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Daughter, Holly Couples, Jackson, TN

Ten Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, March 20, 2014 with Michael Wimberly officiating.  Interment will follow at Old Ethridge Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.

 

Edna Earl Thomason

Edna Earl Thomason, age 101 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014.  She was a native of Collinwood, TN., machine operator for Salant & Salant, a homemaker and a member of First United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John Garfield and Claude Ella Calloway McGee; her husband, Robert McKinley Thomason; one son, John Mach Thomason; and several brothers and sisters.

She is survived by

One Grandson, McKinley Thomason and wife Laura, Thompsons Station, TN

One Granddaughter, Morgan Thomason, Thompson Station, TN

One Daughter in Law, Linda Thomason, Thompson Station, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 12:45 Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

 

Shelby Jean Chandler Garner

Shelby Jean Chandler Garner, age 75 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of College Place Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Lee and Bessie Weaver Smith; her first husband, Lavaughn Chandler; her second husband, Grady Garner; one sister, Mary Eells Henson; and two brothers, Larry Smith and David Smith.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Wayne Chandler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Danny Chandler, Leoma, TN

One Grandson, Daylon Chandler, Leoma, TN

Five Brothers, Bud Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Charlie Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Allen Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ricky Smith, Leoma, TN

Harvey Smith, Ethridge, TN

Five Sisters, Beulah Perry, Lawrenceburg, TN

Margaret Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Judy Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maggie Krick, Lawrenceburg, TN

Rose Ann Phillips, Ethridge, TN

One Special Daughter, Beth Hammonds Phillips, Murfreesboro, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, March 17, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, March 18, 2014 with Jerry McLain and Beth Hammonds Phillips officiating.

Interment will follow at OK Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Associating.

 

Nancy Elizabeth Boswell

Nancy Elizabeth Boswell, age 80 of West Point, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., former waitress at Pat’s Café, and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Effie Eels Weaver; one daughter, Deborah Jennings; one brother, Charles Weaver; and two sisters, Owen Branham and Helen Wicks.

She is survived by

Husband, Leo Boswell, Westpoint, TN

Daughter, Kay Frank, PA

Son, Jerry Heatherly, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughters, Cindy Dorris, Beechgrove, TN

Carol Mathis, Lebanon, TN

Lisa Harger, Franklin, TN

2 Step Sons, Randy Boswell, West Point, TN

David Boswell, West Point, TN

5 Brothers, Glen Weaver, Jackson, TN

Travis Weaver, Lawrenceburg, TN

Carl Weaver, Lawrenceburg, TN

Billy Weaver, Monroe, MI

Neal Weaver, Leoma, TN

2 Sisters, Edna Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Patricia “Pat” Davis, Ethridge, TN

15 Grandchildren

6 Step Grandchildren

Several Great Grandchildren, Step Great Grandchildren, Nieces, and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, March 17, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, March 18, 2014 with Bro. Larry Spears officiating.  Internet will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN,

 

Howard Mitchell Richardson

Howard Mitchell Richardson, age 68 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at E.C.M. Hospital after a sudden illness.  He was a native of Lauderdale County, Alabama, retired from Reynolds Metals and a member of Lexington United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Lexington United Methodist Church on Monday March 17, 2014 at 12pm Sam Hayes will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Pettus Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10am to 12pm on Monday, March 17, 2014 at Lexington United Methodist Church.

Survivors are

Wife, Phyllis Truitt Richardson, Lexington, AL

1 Son, Darren Richardson and wife Kathy, Lexington, AL

1 Daughter, Karen Rutter and husband, Andy, Columbia, TN

3 Grandchildren, Laken Marae Richardson, Noah Mitchell Richardson, Briggs Andrew Rutter

1 Sister, Ann McGee, Lexington, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Jerry Wayne Hill

Jerry Wayne Hill, age 63 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center.  He was a member of the Church of Christ.

He is survived by

Mother, Ruth Skillian Dodd of Lawrenceburg

One Son, Michael Hill of Lawrenceburg

Two Daughters, Kandy Blankenship of Nashville

Jerri Kay Gray of Lawrenceburg

One Sister, Dorothy Moore of St. Joseph

Six Grandchildren, Jeremy Adams, Christopher Francis, Cody Hill, Timothy Francis, Katie Hill and Amber Blankenship

Seven Great Great Grandchildren, Landyn Parker, Levi Adams, Laurabell Francis, Lilly Hill, William and Preston Cooper

Two Special Nephews, James Sawyer and Gene Willenberg

Special Niece, Ginger Harris

Special Pets, Cletus and Rufus.

He was preceded in death by his father Mason Hill and brother Carl Hill.

Funeral service will be 1pm Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Pastor Grant Pavy officiating and interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Monday, March 17, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

 

Martha Frances Wilkerson Johnson

Martha Frances Wilkerson Johnson was the ninth child born to the late Dudley and Elliott Wilkerson on May 10, 1929 in Lawrence County, TN.

Martha received her early education at West Gaines Elementary School in Lawrenceburg and Bridgforth High School in Pulaski, TN.  She took coursework at Columbia State Community College.

In January 1954, Martha began her life with the late William Leslie Johnson in holy matrimony.  From this union, 6 children were born.

Martha retired from domestic work with the late Dr. L.B. Malloy only to pursue a life dream of owning Martha’s Antiques and Collectibles.

Martha was baptized into Christ at the West Gaines Street Church of Christ by the late Dr. K.K. Mitchell, where she was a faithful member assisting youth and ladies.  She and her husband instilled and supported Christian education by sending their children to Alabama Christian College, Southwestern Christian College, Lipscomb University and Freed Hardeman University.

On Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Sister Martha Johnson slept into rest from this life at University Medical Center in Lebanon, TN.  Martha was proceeded in death by one son, William Clay; five sisters; Dorothy McClain, Margaret Wilkerson, Mary C. Cleggett, Marie Sowell and Helen Kendricks; three brothers; Horace, Felton and John E. Wilkerson.

She leaves to cherish her memories,

7 Children, Mary K. Woodson of Nashville

Randolph of Spring Hill, TN

Anthony of Lebanon, TN

Michael of Nashville, TN

Richard of Columbia, TN

Steven of Tupelo, MS

Patrick of Lebanon, TN

21 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren

4 Great Great Grandchildren

A host of Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and Friends

Devoted Friends, Elsie Bentley, Sis. Esther Sanfor, Sis. Eula Stokes, Sis. Ida Shrfner and Bro. and Sis. Verleson Wesley.

Special Nephew and Nieces, James, Curley Bumpus, Sr., Caressa Easley and Johnnie Maxine Simpson.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Friday, March 14, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 12pm Saturday, March 15, 2014.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Tracy Orlando Harlan

Tracy Orlando Harlan age 49 of Lawrenceburg passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at the VA Hospital in Nashville.  He was a native of Lawrenceburg and attended the Church of God.

He is survived by

Wife Saundra Harlan of Franklin, TN

Parents, James Harlan of Franklin, TN and

Mildred Harlan of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Torrie Harlan of Chennyville, LA

Adrian Compton of Chennyville, LA

Two God Sons, Chase Dawson and Micha Bullock

Two Daughters, Traneisha Harlan of Chennyville, LA

Kieana Reed of Murfreesboro, TN

Two Brothers, Curtis Harlan of Lawrenceburg, TN

Kortney Harlan of Orlando, FL

One Sister, Angela Swinney of Harvest, AL

Five Grandchildren

Two Nieces, JaRisa and Marquitta Harlan

One Nephew, Darrin Wilkes

Several Great Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral services will be 1pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel with Patrick Johnson officiating and interment in Bumpas Cemetery.

Visitation will be 12pm to 1pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

 

Cathy Caroline Owens

Cathy Caroline Owens, age 52, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, a substitute teacher for the Lawrence County Board of Education, and of the Church of Christ faith.

She is survived by parents James Daniel “Jim” & Shirley Shaffer, Lawrenceburg, TN;

life partner Kevin Venable, Lawrenceburg, TN;

two brothers, Mike Shaffer, and Dan Shaffer of Lawrenceburg, TN;

two sisters, Sondra Byrd and Sherry Belew, both of Lawrenceburg, TN;

several nieces and nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014, with Colin Leighton officiating. Interment will follow at Houser Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Clinton Wayne Ingram

Clinton Wayne Ingram, age 31, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, co-manager at 84 Lumber Company in Indiana, and of the Baptist Faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry Wayne Ingram and grandparents, James and Ailene Ingram.

He is survived by

one son, Cayden Ingram, Lawrenceburg, TN;

mother and step-father Teri and Scott McIntyre, Anderson, IN;

two sisters, Megan Miles (Cody), Lawrenceburg, TN and Amber Runions, Lawrenceburg, TN;

special friend Jerry Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN;

step-brothers and step-sisters Misty & Micah, Brian & Cara, Alex, and Lindsey; grandparents Milford &Arlene MacMilan;

several nephews; one niece; aunts; uncles; cousins also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, TN. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 14, 2014, with Marshall R. Bain officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Employee Resource Credit Union in memory of Clint Ingram under the account of Megan Miles.

 

Keith Steadman

Keith Steadman, age 41 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., employed at Dura Automotive and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, Danny Steadman; and his mother in law, Hazel Lovell.

He is survived by

Wife, Virginia Steadman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Chelsea Steadman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brianna Steadman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Betty Steadman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, David Steadman and girlfriend, Kim Yarbrough, Loretto, TN

Chris Steadman and wife Tabitha, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Brothers in law, Billy Lovell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Dwight Lovell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ernest Lovell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Victor Lovell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Friend, Tim Surratt and family

Several Nieces, Nephews, Aunts, Uncles, Two Great Nephews, and One Great Niece also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Sunday, March 16, 2014 with Jerry Geho and Gary Vance officiating.  Interment will follow at Fall River Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made the American Cancer Society.

 

Imogene Margaret Warhurst

Imogene Margaret Warhurst age 86, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at Wayne Medical Center in Waynesboro, TN.  She was a native of Phil Campbell, AL., homemaker, a member of OK Home Demonstration Club and OK Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bob and Myrtle Wynn Warhust; and three sisters, Allean Peppers, Irene Pate and Georgia Bowers.

She is survived by

Five Nephews, Gary Peppers, Columbia, TN

D.H. Peppers, Brentwood, TN

Terry Pate, Nashville, TN

Bobby Pate

Tommy Pate, Nashville, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, March 13, 2014 with T.R. Williams officiating.  Interment will follow at OK Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Helen Gray Norman

Helen Gray Norman age 90 of Lawrenceburg died Monday, March 10, 2014 at NHC Healthcare Brink Street.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a member of Ethridge Church of Christ.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Jerry Allen Norman of Mechanicsville, VA

Ronald David Norman of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Mary Wilson of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Mary Emily Brown of Hodgenville, KY

She was preceded in death by her husband Buel Allen Norman and her parents, Julius Gray and Ida Wildman Gray; Raphel Gray; and J.W. Gray Jr.; Bonnie Gray; Ruth Wright and BW Gray.

Funeral service will be graveside 2pm Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery with Jeff Johnston officiating and interment in Ethridge Masonic Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 15, 2014 12pm to 1:30pm at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Jewel Dean Rogers

Jewel Dean Rogers, age 78 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Henry I. Seigel Company, and a member of New Covenant Church in Summertown, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Arthur and Louise Zimmerman Gray; her husband, Everett Cleveland Rogers; one son, Jerry Wayne Rogers; one daughter, Barbara Ann Rogers; and two brothers, Oscar Gray and Arthur Gray.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Mildred Rogers, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bessie Benita Rogers, Summertown, TN

Three Sons, Boyd Rogers, Summertown, TN

Don Rogers, Mount Pleasant, TN

Virgil Rogers, AR

One Brother, Paul Gray, Ethridge, TN

Two Sisters, Hassie Campbell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Cecle Wiley, Henryville, TN

Three Grandchildren, Terra Rogers, Wayne Dodson, Deborah Dodson

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Wednesday, March 12, 2014 with Coy Reeves officiating.  Interment will follow at Vandergriff Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

Jackie Lee Garland

Jackie Lee Garland, age 59 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., self employed Carpenter, an Army Veteran and of the Baptist faith.  Mr. Garland was a muscle car enthusiast.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Garland.

He is survived by

Wife of 17 years, Edna Garland, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Justin Aron Garland, Summertown, TN

Mother, Genell Garland, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Patricia Garland, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Billy D. Garland, Mt. Pleasant, TN

Timothy Garland, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Sons, David Ecklid, MI

Edward Dunayczan, Katie, TX

Two Step Daughters, Deborah Fritts, Gainesville, FL

Marty Wheeler, CA

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, March 10, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, March 11, 2014 with Scott Yates officiating.  Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Lola Lurline South

Lola Lurline South age 93 of Florence, Alabama, died Saturday March 8, 2014 at Florence Nursing and Rehab Center in Florence.  She worked at Genesco Shoe plant in Hohenwald and at Oak Ridge Military Department during World War II.  She was very involved in church work at St. Johns United Methodist Church after her retirement.

She is survived by

Niece, Patricia Carolyn Daniels of Lawrenceburg

One Great Nephew, Danny South

One Great Great Nephew, Cody south.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Younger South and Nelia Wilson; two sisters, Marvel South Ferguson and Dorothy Garland; and two brothers, Marion South and A.F. South.

Funeral service will be 1pm Monday, March 10 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Greg Burnett officiating and interment in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be Monday, March 10, 2014, 11am – 1pm at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.

 

Mary Alice Roberson

Mary Alice Roberson, age 63 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of New Prospect Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marion H. Roberson, Sr. and Betty Jo Pratt Roberson; and one daughter, Melissa Marie Patterson.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Donna Tripp, Florence, AL

Three Sons, Mike Patterson, Pulaski, TN

Steve Patterson, Pulaski, TN

Joey Clark, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Marlon H. Roberson, Jr. Pikeville, TN

Three Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 1:30pm to 2:15pm Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Westside Cemetery at 3pm Sunday, March 9, 2014 with Travis Phillips officiating.

 

Jonathan Thomas Walsh

Jonathan Thomas Walsh, age 40 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Pontiac, Michigan and a Naval Veteran.

He is survived by

Mother, Linda Brown Heller of Lawrenceburg

One Son, Jonathan Kuykendall of South Carolina

One Daughter, Taylor Walsh of Georgia

Sister, Jaymee Calderala of Florida

He was preceded in death by his father James Walsh.

Funeral service will be Saturday, March 8, 2014 with interment in Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 7, 2014 from 12pm to 2pm at Pettus Turnbo Chapel.  Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Howard Franklin Hayes

Howard Franklin “Red” Hayes, age 67 of Lebanon, Tennessee formerly of Lawrenceburg, TN., passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.  He was  a native of Rockmart, GA., self employed and a member of Lifeway Ministries.

He is preceded in death by his parents Bertis Lee and Ruby Inez Braswell Hayes.

He is survived by

2 Sisters, Faye Robinson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brenda Lowe, Newnan, GA

Fiancee, Frances Ferrell

Six nieces and nephews also surviv

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Sunday, March 9, 2014 with Al Hardy officiating. 

Interment will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Retha Pearl Mashburn

Retha Pearl Mashburn, age 89 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014 at NHC Brink Healthcare after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a clerk for Superama and a member at Pulaski Freewill Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 3pm.  Paul Mason, Craig Mason and Clayton A Bunn will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1pm to 3pm on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

3 Daughters, Barbara Mason and husband Paul, Lawrenceburg, TN

Patsy Mason and husband Carl, Iron City, TN

Cindy Gray and husband Danny, Saint Joseph, TN

1 Son, Michael Mashburn, Elkton, TN

1 Sister, Mary Keeton, Florence, AL

8 Grandchildren, Micah, Matthew, Benji and Craig Mason, Missy Deetz, Lisa Contawe, Mandi Touchton and Heather Matthews

8 Great Grandchildren, Justin, Dustin, Bradly, Colt and Carly Mason, Alyssa and Damian Matthews and Matthew Deetz

Several Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy L. Mashburn, her mother and father, Missie and Jess Wright, 4 sisters and 5 brothers.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Lois Marie Houser

Lois Marie Houser, age 85, of West Point died Sunday, March 2, 2014 at NHC Brink Street Lawrenceburg. She was a homemaker and member of Pea Ridge Church of Christ.

She is survived by

Three sons Tim Houser (fiancé Pam), Danny (Anita) Houser, and Donald (Debbie) Houser of West Point, TN;

Two daughters Judy (Victor) McGowan of Franklin, TN and Lorri Lindsey of West Point; seven grandchildren;

10 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband F.C. Houser; parents H.A. & Iva Williams Bowden; two brothers Joe and Bobby Bowden; one sister Cricket Gray.

Funeral Service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11 p.m. with Doug Payne officiating and interment in Houser Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Monday, March 3, 2014 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

 

Bennie Allen Brown

Bennie Allen Brown, age 80, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, an Army veteran, retired from Graf Tech, a member of Summertown Baptist Church and an avid gardener and fisherman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Troy and Louise Rippy Brown and by two brothers James Troy Brown, Jr., and Charles Edward Brown.

He is survived by wife Edith Inez Brock Brown of Lawrenceburg,

Daughter Judy Brown Benson and husband John of Lawrenceburg,

Grandchildren Anna Benson of Memphis,

Brock Benson of Murfreesboro, and

Lucy Benson of Lawrenceburg,

Brothers Ted Brown and wife Erica of Elkton, TN and

Tony Brown and wife Lois of Mufreesboro,

Sisters Hazel Slater and husband Jim of Chapel Hill,

Juanita Climber of Murfreesboro, and

Joyce Berryhill and husband Jimmy of Leoma, and

Sisters-in-law Sue Brown of Ahsland City and

Janice Brown of Spring Hill.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 North Military Avenue, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday, March 3, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014, with Bro. Howard Kitter officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Donations may be given in Mr. Brown’s memory to Summertown Baptist Church of the National Epilepsy Foundation.

 

Lurlie Mae Smith

Lurlie Mae Smith, age 75 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Alabama, retired from Murray Ohio and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee Wesley and Mary Slina Robinson Pratt; and one sister, Betty Joe Roberson.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Myra Juanice Howell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Charles Anthony Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson raised as a son, Johnathon Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson, Justin Howell

Three Granddaughters, Tiffney Howell, Melissa Smith, Anita Robinson

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 10am to 1pm Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, March 4, 2014.  Interment will follow at Westside Cemetery in Giles County, TN.

 

Mattie Lois Allred

Mattie Lois Allred, age 73 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker, and attended Gum Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 2pm Pete Turnbo and Chad Clanton will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Center Point Methodist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sons, Jeffrey Allred and wife Jackie, Leoma, TN

Kevin Allred and wife Sonya, Leoma, TN

1 Daughter, Darlene Butler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Friend, Charlie McDow and family, Leoma, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews

6 Grandchildren

1 Great Granddaughter

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

James Anthony Huntley

James Anthony “Tony” Huntley, age 72 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Crockett Hospital after a brief illness.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., worked for Murray Ohio, Interstate Paving and for Pepsi Cola Bottling.  He and his wife Frances owned and operated Huntley’s Grocery for several years in the Bonnertown Community.  He sang with The Lowell McGee Singers for over 13 years and he was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 3pm Thad Calton, Jessie Littrell, and Kenneth Freeman will be officiating. 

Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Daughter, Lisa Calton and husband, Darly, Collinwood, TN

Sister, Janet Huntley Wilcoxson, Leoma, TN

2 Grandsons, Tony Calton and wife Beth, West Point, TN

Thad Calton and wife Kayla, Collinwood, TN

1 Granddaughter, Mauresa Calton Gray and husband Joe, Collinwood, TN

6 Great Grandchildren, Alyssa Gray, Shawna Calton, Shaina Calton, Brandon Gray, Sloan Calton and Wake Calton.

Several Nieces, Nephews, and a host of cousins.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

J. T. Adams

J. T. Adams age 82, of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Keestone Senior Community in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Rogersville, AL., retired from Murray Ohio and of the Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther Frank and Pearl Poss Adams; his wife, Mary Maxine Best Adams; and six brothers and sisters, Herman Adams, Luther Frank Adams, Jr., Jimmy Dale Adams, Robbie Fay Evans, Martha Burger and Ollins Grisham.

He is survived by

Two Sisters, Mary Frances Angus, Rogersville, AL

Bobbie Pearl Ezell, Florence, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, March 1, 2014 with Jeff Crews officiating.

Interment will follow at Summertown Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

Erma Jean Bishop Fisher

Erma Jean Bishop Fisher, passed into the heavenly arms of our Lord on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center in Elyria, OH.  Erma was born on June 18, 1931 in Lawrenceburg, TN., and she was a homemaker.  She will be missed but celebrated in our hearts.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Bessie Finley Bishop; her husband, Homer “Whitey” Fisher; one son, Terry Fisher; two sisters, Lill Artman and Frances Chapman; one brother, Buck Bishop.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Carol Nail and husband, Kevin, Elyria, OH

Two Brothers, Jack Bishop, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bob Bishop, Columbia, TN

One Sister, Barbara Wray, Pulaski, TN

Three Grandchildren, Anthony Nail and fiancée, Melissa, Elyria, OH

Greg Nail and wife, Jessica, Elyria, OH

Jeremy Nail, Los Angeles, CA

Seven Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. 

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Shaw Cemetery at 2pm Tuesday, February 25, 2014 with Jimmy Nave officiating.

 

James R. Nutt

James R. “Jim” Nutt, age 66, of Minor Hill, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 21, 2014 at Hillside Hospital in Pulaski, TN.  He was a native of Ardmore, OK., retired Lt. Investigator from Oklahoma City Police Department and CLEET, former Chief of Police in Coupeville, WA., a member of FOP and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  Mr. Nutt served his country honorably in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam Era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Bonnie Walker Nutt.

He is survived by

Wife, Wyonette Nutt, Minor Hill, TN

Two Sons, Michael Nutt, Birmingham, AL

Hunter James Aldridge, Huntsville, AL

One Daughter, Shawna Marie Nutt, Elkton, NV

Four Sisters, Janet Henley, Ruidoso, NM

Mary Smith, Alamogordo, NM

Carol O’Connell, Alamogordo, NM

Pam Helmic, Alamogordo, NM

Three Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Funeral services will be conducted at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Lawrenceburg, TN., at 1pm Wednesday, February 26, 2014 with Bishop Don Jackson officiating.  Interment will follow at Nutt Family Cemetery in Minor Hill, TN., with full military honors.

 

Bonnie Mae Roberts

Bonnie Mae Roberts, age 76 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Kay Windsor and McDonald’s, a member of Highland Park Baptist Church and attended Ethridge Main Street Baptist Fellowship.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Buddy and Eula Mae Shook Roberts; two brothers, Cletus Roberts and Bob Roberts; tow great nephews, Aaron Roberts and Kyle Anderson.

She is survived by

One Sister, Glenda Daniels, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Special Nieces, Shirley Newton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Karen Anderson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Casey Throneberry, Lawrenceburg, TN

Michelle Heilman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Nephews, Terry Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jerry Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tim Roberts, Goodlettsville, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Wednesday, February 26, 2014, with Thomas Mattox officiating.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Otress Inez Harris Carden

Otress Inez Harris Carden, age 83 of Clarksville, Tennessee, formerly of Lawrenceburg, TN., passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., homemaker and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey Lonzo and Martha Louisa Staggs Harris; her husband, Bruce Carden; five sisters, Lester Orton, Lena Luker, Ella Phillips, Gladys Haymons, and Ola Fisher; three brothers, Charlie Harris, Willard Harris and Olie Harris.

She is survived by

One Sister, Elsie Fisher, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thirty Two Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, February 27, 2014.  Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Kathleen Hannah Thigpen

Kathleen Hannah Thigpen, age 86 of Killen, Alabama passed away Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Glenwood Healthcare after a brief illness.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church, Greenhill, AL.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 1pm Greg Woodard and Thomas Wallace will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Shiloh Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Monday, February 24, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Nephew, Ronnie Collins Hannah, Killen, AL

1 Niece, Pat Hannah, Florence, AL

Special Friends, Dawn Gamble, Killen, AL

Sherry Allen, Killen, AL

Preceded in death by parents, Olbert and Hester Hannah, husband, Henry Fisher Thigpen, brother, Ira James Hannah, sister, Tessie Hannah, nephews, Ira Glenn Hannah, Jerry Wayne Hannah.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Jean Hayes

Jean Hayes, age 91 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 20, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., homemaker and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, E.B. and Bennie Edwards Lee; her husband, Wesley J. Hayes; and ten brothers and sisters.

She is survived by

One Son, Thomas Hayes, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Granddaughter, Christian Lee Hayes, California

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Friday, February 21, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, February 22, 2014 with Rickey Wade officiating.  Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 

Marcus J. Hall

Marcus J. Hall, age 84 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Oklahoma, retired from J. M. Hall Excavating and of the Church of Christ faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Ester Simmons Hall; one son, Darryl James Hall; one brother, Melvin Hall; and one sister, Viola Louise Lassiter.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Sheryl Rosson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Doyle E. Hall, Medford, OR

Larry D. Hall, Medford, OR

Two Brothers, John R. Hall, Las Vegas, NV

Leo F. Hall, Pampa, TX

Two Sisters, Flo Wilson, Las Vegas, NV

Lorene Hall, San Antonio, TX

Five Granddaughters

Three Great Grandsons

One Great Granddaughter

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  A private interment will be held at Olton Cemetery in Olton, TX.

 

Gary Thomas Rochelle

Gary Thomas Rochelle age 66 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from General Motors with 33 years of service and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Aubary and Mattie Belle Crews Rochelle; his wife, Shirley Ray Webb Rochelle; one brother, Joe Rochelle; two sisters, Faye Massey and Barbara Adair.

He is survived by

Two Step Sons, William Ray, Farmington Hills, MI

Allen Ray, Livonia, MI

Two Step Grandchildren

Two Sisters, Winnie Deen, Kansas, OK

Margaret Pusser, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister in Law, Sue Rochelle, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother in Law, Robert Adair, Summertown, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, February 20, 2014.  Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Association.

 

Brandi Graves

Brandi Graves, age 31 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 17, 2014.  She was a native of Loretto, TN., CAN for Signature Healthcare, former server at Kountry Kitchen, member of the Church of Christ, and volunteered with the American Red Cross in Lawrenceburg, TN.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bryan Keith Graves.

She is survived by

Mother, Sandra Wright, Loretto, TN

One Sister, Hannah Elizabeth Wright, Loretto, TN.

Grandmother, Nadine Pardue, Leoma, TN

Two Aunts, Peggy Moore, Loretto, TN

Diane Braswell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Boyfriend, Josh Carter, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Cousins, Brandon and Kristina Quillen, Leoma, TN

Miranda Lowrey, Leoma, TN.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends Thursday, February 20, 2014 from 5pm to 8pm at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10am Friday, February 21, 2014 with Ben Luna officiating.  Interment will follow at Five Points Church of Christ Cemetery in Five Points, TN.

 

Evelenia Phillips Sneed

Evelenia Phillips Sneed, age 89 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., homemaker, seamstress and a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Anderson, AL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Homer W. and Lela Burgess Phillips; her first husband, James Edward Sneed; and her second husband, Kelsey Waer.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Johnney Sneed, Shelby , AL

Teddy Sneed, Ethridge, TN

Three Grandchildren

Five Great Grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from  5pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Thursday, February 20, 2014 with Ricky Cotton officiating.  Interment will follow at Mitchell Cemetery in Anderson, AL.  Family suggests memorials be made to The Gideons International.

 

Felton M. Rogers

Felton M. Rogers, age 81 of the Bodenham Community passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at home after a extended illness.  He was a native of Trenton, FL., an United States Navy Veteran of WWII, he was retired from the United States Postal Service and attended Ethridge Main St. Baptist Fellowship Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 2pm Thomas Mattox will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Center Point Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Maudeen Prince Rogers, Bodenham Community.

3 Daughters, Sandra Girasek, Trenton, FL

Marie Warburton, Ypsilanti, MI

Gail Czaban, Trenton, FL

2 Step Sons, Billy Copeland and wife Pam, Lawrenceburg, TN

David Lumpkins, Bodenham Community

3 Step Daughters, Patricia Sims and husband Danny, Loretto, TN

Tracey Brooks, Minor Hill, TN

Lynn Steadman and husband Allen, Smyrna, TN

1 Brother, Floyd Rogers, Willeston, FL

4 Grandchildren

8 Great Grandchildren

12 Step Grandchildren

18 Step Great Grandchildren

2 Step Great Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Willie and Pearl Rogers, 2 brothers, Austin and Ferris Rogers, 1 sister, Ina Kinser.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Della Mae Williams Roberson

Della Mae Williams Roberson, age 84 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Florence Nursing and Rehab Center after a extended illness.

She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a homemaker and a member of Lexington Church of God.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday February 18, 2014 at 1pm Darin Atkins will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Moore Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Son, Terry Wade Roberson, Somerville, AL

2 Daughters, Belinda Gail McCafferty, Rogersville, AL

Paula Diane LeFlore, Melbank, TX

1 Brother, Alfred Williams, Florence, AL

4 Grandchildren

9 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, Henry and Ola Williams, husband, Gilbert Roberson.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Delores Nell Methvin

Delores Nell Methvin, age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at her residence.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church.

On Christmas Eve Eve in 1931, a baby girl was born to Norman Tarrence and Annie Mae Perry James.  They named her Delores.  She grew in statue and wisdom and her love for piano and organ developed over the years.  She was educated in Lawrence County School System, attended Martin College in Pulaski and Florence Teachers College UNA in Florence.

She married Max Methvin in 1950 and 3 sons were born to this union.  Delores taught piano and was bookkeeper for James Insurance for 20 years.  In 1973 she joined her husband as co-owner at Farmers Supply, Inc. until retirement.

She is survived by

Husband, Max Methvin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sons, Stan and Debbie Methvin, Loretto, TN

Jamie and Meredith Methvin, Leoma, TN

Keith and Leslie Methvin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eight Grandchildren, Jeremy and Beth Methvin, Tad and Kendra Methvin, Matt and Shelby Methvin, Ben and Becky Methvin, Ryan Methvin and Amy Phelps, Chris and megan Methvin, Keri Methvin, Kati Methvin.

Seven Great Grandchildren, Meg Methvin, Sadie MEthvin, Jake Methvin, Izzy Tate Methvin, Gavin Methvin, Gibson Methvin, Charlotte Methvin.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, February 16, 2014 with Troy Gobble officiating.  Family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society ofr the Alzheimer’s Association.

 

Connie Diane Willis

Connie Diane Willis age 60 of Lawrenceburg died Thursday, February 13, 2014 at NHC Brink Street.  She was a Child Care Provider and a member of Freewill Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Two Brothers, Dennis Willis of Lawrenceburg, TN

Glenn Willis of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Ruby Story of Leoma

Several Nieces and Nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny Bea and Kate Olive Adams Willis and eight siblings.

Funeral service will be 3pm, Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with Bro. Rick Kennedy and Bro. Gary Crosby officiating and interment in Pleasant Point Cemetery.

Visitation will be 11am to 3pm Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Alvin Henry Dudley

Alvin Henry Dudley, age 60 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2014.  He was a native of Centerville, TN., retired from Kitty Hawk and a member of Voice of Victory Temple in Ethridge, TN.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Gordon Dudley; and one daughter, Monica Dudley.

He is survived by

Wife, Faye Dudley, Summertown, TN

Father, Ray Dudley, Nunnelly, TN

Two Sons, Tommy Gray, Summertown, TN

Scotty Gray, Summertown, TN

One Sister, Angie Cotham, Centerville, TN

Six Grandchildren

Four Great Grandchildren

One Niece and One Nephew also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, February 15, 2014 with Jason Love officiating.  Interment will follow at Hinestown Cemetery in Lewis County, TN.

 

Howard Waldon Rau

Howard Waldon “Skip” Rau, age 64 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Crockett Tool and Dye, member of VFW Post 1618, Elks Lodge and of the Baptist Faith.  Mr. Rau served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Vietnam Era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Bobbie Ann Green Rau Sumner.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Melia McLain, West Point, TN

One Son, Cody Rau, Murfreesboro, TN

Two Brothers, Ronnie Rau, Orlando, FL

Bob Sumner, Winter Garden, FL

Four Grandchildren, Lindsay McLAin, Karlee McLain, Jess McLain, Noah Rau

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 9:30am to 10:45am Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Mimosa Cemetery at 11am Saturday, February 15, 2014 with Jerry McLain officiating.

 

William Arlie Prince

William Arlie “Bill” Prince, Age 78 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at his residence.  He was a native of Wayne County, TN., retired from Murray Inc., and a member of OK Baptist Church.  Mr. Prince served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Arlie Clarence and Lillian Clayton Prince; one son, Terry Prince; and two sisters, Edwinna Staggs and Faye Ray.

He is survived by

Wife, Carolyn Hickerson Prince, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eight Children, Greg Prince, Franklin, Ky

Mike Prince, Lebanon, TN

Lisa Gipson, Franklin, KY

Phillip Prince, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jeff Burdette, Lawrenceburg, TN

Chris Prince, Franklin, KY

Melinda Robinson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Alice Prince, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Justin Prince, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Maudeen Rogers, Bodenham, TN

Mae Walters, Waynesboro, TN

Elda Wilsford, Muncie, IN

Thirteen Grandchildren

Three Great Grandchildren

Three Special Friends, Amy Culp, Katelyn Carroll, Kristy Curtis

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 3pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at OK Baptist Church at 1pm Thursday, February 13, 2014, with David Gallaher, Ricky Nelson, and Byron Camp officiating.  Mr. Prince will lie in state at the church from 10am to 1pm.

Interment will follow at OK Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.  Family suggests memorials be made to Alzheimer’s Association or Lawrence County Humane Society.

 

Lucas Scott Surgeon

Lucas Scott Surgeon, infant son of David and April Surgeon of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 10, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN

Along with his parents, he is survived by

Maternal Grandparents, Charles and Sandra Morgan, Iron City, TN

Paternal Grandparents, Robert and Debbie Surgeon, Lawrenceburg, TN

Great Grandparents, Minnie Nard, Florence, AL

Delma Morgan, Florence, AL

Aunts and Uncles,

Karen and Owen Preast, Lawrenceburg, TN

Robert Surgeon, Jr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Melissa Bryant, Cypress Inn, TN

Shane and Angela Chapman, St. Joseph, TN

Chris Morgan, Iron City, TN

Dustin Rice, Lawrenceburg, TN

Samantha Rice, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Cousins also survive.

Friends, Stephanie Pruitt, Waynesboro, TN

Ashley Hickerson, Waynesboro, TN

Amber Butler, Collinwood, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 12pm to 2pm Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Thursday, February 13, 2014 with Ray Luffman officiating.  Interment will follow at Houser Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Madgielean Burbank Jackson

Madgielean Burbank Jackson, age 83 of Killen, Alabama passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at ECM Hospital after a brief illness.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., retired from Goodyear and a member of Hickory Flatt Freewill Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 1pm Gregg Woodard will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Hickory Flatt Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Several Nieces, Nephews and Friends

Preceded in death by husband, Leonard Jackson, Jr., parents, Houston and Mamie Lemay Burbank, brothers, Paul and Doise Burbank, sister, Shelby Newton

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ruby Elizabeth Seymore Rosson

Ruby Elizabeth Seymore Rosson, age 84 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Saint Thomas Hospital after a brief illness.  She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired School Bus Driver and a member of Center Point Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 1pm.  Arnold Brown will be officiating.   Burial will follow in Center Point Methodist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Monday, February 10, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Daughters, Barbara Hall, Lawrenceburg, TN

Missy Rosson, Lawrenceburg, TN

4 Grandchildren

2 Great Grandchildren

3 Brothers, Hobert Seymore, Leoma, TN

Herb Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Joe Seymore, Leoma, TN

2 Sisters, Kay Holley, Pulaski, TN

Reba Marion, Estill Springs, TN

Preceded in death by parents, Jack and Lucille Seymore, husband, Hugh Emerson Rosson, 1 sister, Ruth Bivens, 1 daughter, Jenny Christine Rosson.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Charles Newton

Charles “Charlie” Newton, age 72 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 7, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN.  He was a native of Giles County, TN., farmer, retired from Murray and a member of New Salem Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lewis and Fannie Ward Newton; and one brother, Robert Earl Newton.

He is survived by

Wife, Doris Newton, Ethridge, TN

One Son, Terry Newton, Summertown, TN

Two Daughters, Donna Hardy, Ethridge, TN

Pam Burch, Ethridge, TN

Four Grandsons, Brad Newton, J.C. Newton, Hunter Burch, Haylen Burch

Six Great Grandchildren

Three Step Great Grandchildren

Three Brothers, Bobby Newton, Alabama

Harold Newton, Ethridge, TN

Joe Newton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Lerlie Mae Tarpley, Summertown, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at New Salem Church of God at 2pm Sunday, February 9, 2014 with Ricky Nelson and Kevin Young officiating.  Mr. Newton will lie in state at the church from 1pm until 2pm.  Interment will follow at New Salem Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Kerry Smith

Kerry “Elmo” Smith, age 45 of Smithville, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Dekalb Community Hospital in Smithville, TN.  He was a native of Waynesboro, TN., team leader with Tennecco and of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Louis A. Smith and Robbie Smith; and maternal grandfather, Junior Roper.

He is survived by

Parents, William “Bill” and Joan Smith, Loretto, TN

Four Sons, Remington Smith, Wichita, KS

Jordan Mullins, Smithville, TN

Tommee Mullins, Smithville, TN

Donnie Keaton, Smithville, TN

One Daughter, Katie Smith, Smithville, TN

Fiance, Tina Mullins, Smithville, TN

One Sister, Stephanie Garland, Leoma, TN

Maternal Grandmother, Dorothy Roper Ingram, Loretto, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Friday, February 7, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, February 8, 2014 with Arnold Brown, Hobert Seymore and Leaman Quillen officiating.  Interment will follow at Cole Cemetery in Wayne County, TN.

 

Mary Lou Wenner Krieger

Mary Lou Wenner Krieger, mother, wife, daughter, friend and nana passed peacefully from this world on February 3, 2014 surrounded by her family and friends.  She was born on February 22, 1932 in Philadelphia, PA.  She traveled the world, lived and raised her family in Lawrenceburg, TN., and called Millington, TN home for the past 8 years.

Throughout her life, Mary Lou has been dedicated to the pro-life cause.  She has been honored by Tennessee Right to Life organization for her many years of advocacy on behalf of the pro-life cause.  In 2002, Krieger was awarded the group’s inaugural Lifetime Advocate Award in recognition of her commitment and leadership in promoting the protection of human life.  In 2013, Mary Lou was again honored when Tennessee’s oldest and largest pro-life organization announced that the annual award would be officially renamed the Mary Lou Krieger Lifetime Advocate Award.

Her efforts to support the pro-life cause continued in her late 70’s and early 80’s.  Mary Lou volunteered her time at Confidential Care for Women, a crisis pregnancy center.  The center provides services, financial support, and counseling to pregnant mothers and children through the age of two.

She is survived by her children,

Katie Krieger Armitage of Millington, TN

Amy Krieger Hagan of Webster, Florida

Kurt Krieger of Kingsport, TN

Karen Krieger Delaney of Poison, Montana

Grandchildren, John Hall, Ellie Armitage, Mathew Hall, Abby Hagan, Robert Miller, Jack Hagan, Peter Miller, William Hagan, Catherine Duval Johnson, Kayla Williams, Erinn Williams and Shawn Williams

Great Grandchildren, Aurora Jean Miller, Damon Johnson, Allison Johnson, and Stella Phillips

Nieces and Nephews, Jay Rabbitt, Marlene Krueger Kerr, Daniel Krueger, David Krueger, Ruth Kruger LaForge, Terry Krueger and Dale Shaddix

She was preceded in death by mother, May Rose Rabbitt Wenner, father, Joseph Wenner, husband, Earl Robert Krieger, daughter, Diana Lisa Krieger

Visitation will take place on Thursday, February 6 from 5pm to 7pm at Neal Funeral Home. 

The Rosary service will take place from 7pm to 8pm at Neal Funeral Home February 6 and will be officiated by Fr. Joseph Mundakal. Fr. John Kirk will perform Mary Lou’s funeral mass on Friday, February 7, 2014 at 10:30am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lawrenceburg, TN

Burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of Mary Lou the causes closest to her heart, Confidential Care for Women and Tennessee Right to Life.

 

Jane Alexander Fowler

Jane Alexander Fowler, age 70 of Cherry Log, Georgia died on Sunday, February 2, 2014 at her residence.  She was born on December 25, 1943 in Lawrenceburg, TN., to her late parents Clint Alexander and Roberta Odil Alexander. Jane was a member of Ethridge United Methodist Church and attended Cherry Log Christian Church.  She was a graduate of Lawrence County High School Class of 1961 and continued her education at the Draughton Business College.   Following school she worked with the Nashville Life and Accident Insurance Company.  She was an avid sports enthusiast with a deep love for baseball.

Surviving are her husband of 45 years,

Woody D. Fowler of Cherry Log

Sons, Ben Fowler of Navarre, FL

Dwain Fowler of Fairfax Station, VA

Daughters, Diana Dunn of Coppell, TX

Marie Sheffer of Grand Prairie, TX

Brother, Clint Crews Alexander, Jr. of Lawrenceburg, TN

8 Grandchildren

7 Great Grand Children

Visitation will be at Neal Funeral Home in Lawrenceburg, Thursday, February 6, 2014 from 11am to 12:30pm. Graveside services and interment will be held at 1pm Thursday, February 6, 2014 at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN

A memorial service will be at 1pm Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Cherry Log Christian Church with the Rev. Dr. J. David Griffin officiating.  Memorial contributions may be sent to Cherry Log Christian Church, 1149 Cherry Log Street, Cherrylog, GA 30522 in memory of Mrs. Fowler.

 

Helmut William Kucinskas

Helmut William Kucinskas, age 70 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee died Monday, February 3, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center.  He is retired from the US Army as a CW 3 Warrant Officer having served during Vietnam and he also served in Germany.

He is survived by

Wife, Linda Kucinska of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Michael Kucinskas of Saline, MI

Two Daughters, Cathy Kucinskas Hampton of San Antonio, TX

Shirley Kucinskas Hogan of Ardmore, AL

Two Brothers, Herbert Kucinskas of Gary, IN

Frank Kucinskas of Jacksonville, FL

Two Sisters, Erika Kucinskas of Phoenix, AZ

Anna Kucinskas of Chicago, IL

Three Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by his parents Leoas Kucinskas and Meta Barseki

Funeral services will be 2pm Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Chapel with James Tillar officiating and interment in Pleasant Grove Cemetery with full military honors.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home.

Pettus Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

William Earl Ratliff

William Earl Ratliff, age 81 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from City of Lawrenceburg and a charter member of Charity Congregational Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William James and Ima Mae Sneed Ratliff; one son, Tony Dwayne Ratliff; and one great granddaughter, Emma Ratliff.

He is survived by

Wife of 63 years, Jean Ratliff, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Peggy McCree, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brenda Stephenson, Leoma, TN

One Son, Terry Ratliff, Pulaski, TN

Six Grandchildren, Tony Ratliff, Tad Ratliff, serving in the National Guard Army overseas, Tabitha Davis, Ashley Ayers, Alicia McKinney, Darren McCree

Two Sisters, Pearlie Mae Martin, Sidney, OH

Betty Jo Bonee, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Wendell Ratliff, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nine Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Special Friend Bro. Willard Eldridge

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, February 6, 2014 with Willard Eldridge and Mike Lindsey officiating.  Interment will follow at Mars Hill Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Barbara Louise Fralix

Barbara Louise Fralix, age 61 of Lawrenceburg, died Thursday at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg. Visitation will be Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 from noon until time of funeral service at 4 p.m. at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home.

Survivors include

Two Sons: David Fralix (wife Kelly) of Lawrenceburg and Jeremy Fralix (wife Candace) of Athens, AL; 

One Daughter: Sherry Thornton (husband Bobby) of Pulaski;

One Brother David Hicks (wife Sue) of Minor Hill,

Two Sisters Regina Massey (husband Donald) of Minor Hill and Sheila McClure (husband Phillip) of Minor Hill.

Six grandchildren also survive.

Carr & Erwin Funeral Home in Pulaski is in charge of arrangements.

 

Dorothy E. Pettus

Dorothy E. Pettus, age 85 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Saturday Feb., 1, 2014 at NHC Brink after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., retired from M-Fine and a member of Liberty Grove Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Monday, Feb., 3, 2014 at 1pm.   Jeff Putman and Daria Atkins will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Pettus Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.

Survivors are

5 Daughters, Malee Bassham, Pensacola, FL

Elizabeth Johnson, Lexington, AL

Priscilla Davenport, Muscle Shoals, AL

Connie Lamprecht, St. Joseph, TN

Lisa Hughes, Five Points, TN

1 Son, Edison Pettus, St. Joseph, TN

2 Brothers, Billy Richardson, Greenhill, AL

E.L. Richardson, St. Florian, AL

2 Sisters, Ruby Allen, Greenhill, AL

Bonnie Murks, Florence, AL

18 Grandchildren

25 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Edgar and Snow Richardson, husband, Reeder Pettus, son, Cahill Pettus, grandson, Joe Jr. Cox great granddaughter, Kinley McGee, son in law, Lendon Davenport, sisters, Hazel Rogers, Gladys Springer, Lenice Dickerson, brother, Coy Richardson.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Linda Fay Holden

Linda Fay Holden, age 51 of Killen, Alabama passed away Thursday, January 30, 2014 at ECM Hospital after a extended illness.  She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., and a member of North Carolina Church of Christ.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1pm Don Williams will be officiating.  Burial will follow in North Carolina Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Friday, January 31, 2014 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Parents, Doyle and Christine Holden, Killen, AL

Brother, Wayne Holden, Killen, AL

Sisters, Vickey Thompson, Killen, AL

Kathy Staggs, Sheffield, AL

Nephews, Randall King, Stanley King, Scotty King, Kenny Holden and Chris Holden

Niece, Jennifer Hamm

Preceded in death by, sister, Wanda Kay Holden, brother, Rickey Doyle Holden, nephew, James Earl Junior Staggs.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Mary Jane Olmstead

Mary Jane Olmstead, age 71 of Saint Joseph, Tennessee passed away Monday, January 27, 2014 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Amos and Mittie Estes Alexander; her husband, Charles F. Olmstead; one daughter, Linda Dickson; one son, Richard Olmstead; and one grandson, Joshua Smith.

She is survived by,

Four Children, Patricia Jones, Lawrenceburg, TN

Charles Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, TN

Terry Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tammy Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thirteen Grandchildren

Thirteen Great Grandchildren

Three Sisters, Wanda Maldonado, Pulaski, TN

Carol Jean Witlock, Nashville, TN

Betty Bumbalough, Hendersonville, TN

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, January 30, 2014.  Interment will follow at Bumpas Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Ron Remmers

Ron Remmers, age 51 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, TN.  He was a native of Peoria, IL., self employed Mechanical Engineer and a member of Church of the Messiah in Pulaski, TN.  Mr. Remmers was an avid coin collector, loved Civil War History and Formula One Racing.  He enjoy attending the Sebring Race every year with his buddy, Jerry.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Lee Remmers; and his grandparents, Robert and Ora Burdette and Leroy and Ruth Remmers.

He is survived by

Mother, Mary Remmers, Germantown Hills, IL

Two Sisters, Anne and Tom Novey, Sheridan, IL

Nancy and Lindy Jewell, Germantown Hills, IL

Two Nephews, Cameron and Stefani Jewell, Gilson, IL

Parker Novey, Sheridan,IL

Two Nieces, Mora Novey, Sheridan, IL

Alexis Jewell, Germantown Hills, IL

Two Step Brothers, Jeff Inman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Michael Inman, Bradenton, FL

Several Aunts and Uncles also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at Neal Funeral Home with prayer service at 6:45pm.

Funeral services will be conducted at a later date at Wilton Mortuary with interment to follow at Swan Lake Memory Gardens in Peoria, IL.  Family suggests memorials be made to Church of the Messiah, 114 N. Third Street, Pulaski, TN.  38478.

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