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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Mary Edna Miller Gautney 84, Killen, AL

Monday, December 5, 2016

Richard Snider II, Greenhill, AL

Willie N. Markus, Jr. 79, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fred Garretson 72, Loretto, TN

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Bonnie Sue Glover Barnett 77, Lexington, AL

Robert E. White 80, Lawrenceburg, TN

Christine Cook Lawson 81, Loretto, TN

Marion Kimbrough Krantz 88, Nashville, TN

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Betty A. Smith 68, Killen, AL

Friday, December 2, 2016

Wallace Arnold 97, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Ethel Dean Smith 85, Lawrenceburg, TN

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Carolyn Conley 81, Lawrenceburg, TN

Monday, November 28, 2016

Charles Kenneth Bedingfield 74, Leoma, TN

Neil E. Wigle 47, Lawrenceburg, TN

Gloria Jean O'Connor Fowler 72, Ethridge, TN

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Patricia Dillon 60, Leoma, TN

David Alvin Beavers 68, Rogersville, AL

Charity Hope Adams 41, Nashville, TN

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Carol Sue Hammond 83, Grassy, AL

Patricia Alice Toney 56, Lawrenceburg, TN

Friday, November 25, 2016

Milton Wallace Marston 68, Leoma, TN

Anna Bell Beeler Hinley 97, Leoma, TN

Joyce Mabry Berryhill 87, Loretto, TN

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Doug Howell 75, Five Points, TN

Sally Haes 62, Lawrenceburg, TN

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Robert Louis Robertson 71, Iron City, TN.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Laura Leanne Lotspiech 54, Lawrenceburg, TN

Robert Harrison Baize 56, Lawrenceburg, TN

Emily Elizabeth Jeter Phillips 93, Lawrenceburg, TN

Linda Kirtley 68, Columbia, TN

Monday, November 21, 2016

Annie Mae Landtroop Fisher 92, Loretto, TN

Dorothy P. Mackey 81, Leoma, TN

Wanda Snook 93, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Betty Inez Newton 67, Lawrenceburg, TN

Friday, November 18, 2016

Bobbie June Schabilon 83, Lawrenceburg, TN

Melinda Louise Corbin Mutize 39, Leoma, TN

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Charles Shoemaker 86, Killen, AL

Charles Samuel Royse 87, Leoma, TN

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Blanche Jeanette Lester 83, Iron City, TN

Monday, November 14, 2016

Joey Dion Kilburn 45, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ruth Dyer Nelson 97, Hohenwald, TN

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Charlotte Dollar 66, Lawrenceburg, TN

Friday, November 11, 2016

Clara Mae Richardson Glass 102, Leoma, TN

Judy Faye Osborn Calton 72, Clifton, TN

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Margie S. Knuckles 69, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brenda Jane Orr 69, Burns, TN

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Billie Edward Buffaloe 85, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mickey Joe Glover 56, Florence, AL

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Nickey Shannon Word 43, St. Joseph, TN

Nancy Ruth Redding 88, Arlington, TX

Monday, November 7, 2016

Althea W. Bonner 93, Knoxville, TN

Lambert Doyle Behel 88, Florence, AL

Sunday, November 6, 2016

Margaret Jean Bailey 80, Greenhill, AL

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Wayne Edwards 56, Nashville, TN

Friday, November 4, 2016

Betty Story 86, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jesse Wilford Parker 72, Lauderdale, Co., AL.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

William Blake Carrington 52, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mabel Crews 87, Lawrenceburg, TN

Misty Michelle Michael 34, Killen, AL

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Lee A. Thompson 89, Lawrenceburg, TN

Robert D. Rogers Lauderdale County

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Terry Jones 56, Lawrenceburg, TN

Monday, October 31, 2016

Vernon Lynn Ward 49, Loretto, TN

Sunday, October 30, 2016

John Riddle Sr. 68, Summertown, TN

Virginia Idell Green Haymons 86, Henryville, TN

Thomas R. Adair, Jr. age 88, of Belleville, MI

Ralph Allen Balch 77, Florence, AL

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Brian Emory Pace 42, Murfreesboro, TN

Cathy Gail Lawson 54, Lawrenceburg, TN

Friday, October 28, 2016

Charlie Douglas Springer 91, Lexington, AL

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Rebecca Carlene Bivens 79, Iron City, TN

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Eula Mae Townsend 97, Florence, AL

Sunday, October 23, 2016

John William Kelly 83, West Point, TN

Roger Dale McDonald 68, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Wannell Hunt 96, Nashville, TN

Robert D. Robertson 84, St. Joseph, TN

Friday, October 21, 2016

Ryland Clay Tice 14, Leoma, TN

Brayden Anthony Roberts, Pulaski, TN

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Maurice Estes 84, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

James L. Calton 82, Summertown, TN

Monday, October 17, 2016

David R. Lindsey 73, Summertown, TN

Hubert Taft Dunkin 78, Ethridge, TN

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Dr. M. L. Myhan 85, Lawrenceburg, TN

Vinnie Ruth Skinner Stewart 81, Summertown, TN

Tonia Marie Taylor Smith 46, Lawrenceburg, TN

Pearline Scott Haithcoat Reynolds 79, Florence, AL

Friday, October 14, 2016

Virginia Maxine Alley 82, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thursday, October 13, 2016

B. W. Lovell 81, Westpoint, TN

Jerry Thomas Vandiver 63, Florence, AL

Roy Linden Simpson 66, Lexington, AL

James Earl Wright 59, Lawrenceburg, TN

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Edie Tyler 66, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thelma R. Blue 90, Summertown, TN

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Dee Myhan 83, Lawrenceburg, TN

David Shane Dickerson 40, Lexington, AL

Lois Franklin Forsythe 76, of Rogersville, AL

Susan Askew Sanders 69, Wayne County, TN

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Jan Mathis Clifton 75, Lawrenceburg, TN

Martha Ann Kidd 93 of Austin, TX

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Rose Marie Burns White 87, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nancy Dale Smith Gray 62, Iron City, TN

Robert Loyce Hughes Jr. 87, Summertown, TN

Debbie Kay Graves 62, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lonnie Edward Olmstead 54, St. Joseph, TN

Thursday, October 6, 2016

James Henry Curtis 81, Killen, AL

Marcie Vandena Lee 81, Lawrenceburg, TN

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Cleo Hester 93, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

David Stansell Poague 59, Florence, AL

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Jimmy Delowell Kennedy 44, Lawrenceburg, TN

Saturday, October 1, 2016

James H. Polk 86, Lawrenceburg, TN

Virginia "Jennie" Powers Thomas 84, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bernard Walter Wojciechowski 91, Florence, AL

Addie Lynn Lopp, Loretto, TN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Edna Miller Gautney

Heaven gained an angel when Mrs. Mary Edna Miller Gautnery, 84, passed away on December 6, 2016 at ECM Hospital, and she was welcomed in Heaven with open arms by her two grandchildren and great grandchild. She was a member of Atlas Church of Christ and a homemaker.

Survivors include,

Sons, Jeff Gautney, Killen, AL

Edward Gautney, Killen, AL

Daughters, Joanne Butler, Killen, AL

Susan Marks, Florence, AL

Teresa Sykes, Killen, AL

Brothers, Lawson Miller, Jr., Killen, AL

Kenneth Miller, Killen, AL.

Sisters, Frances Nelson, Florence, AL

Ann Skipper, FL

Marie Hooks, Florence, AL

Special Friend, Alton Haraway

Precedeed in death by Parents, Lawson Miller, Sr. and Ada Peden Miller, Husband, William "Jabo" Gautnery, Son, William Gautney, Jr., Brothers, Sam Miller and Frank Miller, Grandchildren, Scotty Gautney and Jeremy Armstrong, Great Grandchild, Robert Michael Reeves

Visitation for Mrs. Gautney will be Wednesday, December 7, from 5pm to 8pm at Atlas Church of Christ. The funeral will be Thursday, December 8, at 2pm at Atlas Church of Christ with Miles Stutts and Steve Shelton officiating. Burial will follow in Hale Cemetery.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

The family requests in lieu of flower, donations be made to the Atlas Church of Christ Building Fund.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Fred Garretson

Fred Garretson, age 72, of Loretto, TN passed away Monday, December 5, 2016 at STRHS Lawrenceburg after an extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired from Murray Ohio, a farmer, founding member of South Lawrence Citizens for Progressive Development, and of the Methodist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, December 9, 2016 at 10am Ronald Mashburn and John Pennington will be officiating. Burial will follow in Freemon Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

He is survived by wife Darnell Richardson Garretson of Loretto, TN;

Son Vance Garretson of Loretto;

Twin brother Ted Garretson (Nelda) of Lawrenceburg;

Brother Randy Garretson (Vicki) of Lawrenceburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis and Pauline Bradley Garretson; brothers Ken Garretson and Max Garretson; and sister Carol Becallo.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Vanderbilt Children's Hospital, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Ronald McDonald House.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Wallace Arnold

Wallace Arnold, age 97, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Friday, December 2, 2016 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systems Lawrenceburg. He was born in Haleyville, AL, former owner of Colonial Café of Lawrenceburg, and a member of First Baptist Church, Lawrenceburg. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during WWII.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Levi and Sally Tucker Arnold; his wife, Ina Douglas Fleming Arnold; and nine siblings.

He is survived by one daughter, Linda Arnold; six grandchildren, Michael Sparkman (Sarah), John Sparkman (Jenny), Heathelyn Kolditz (Chris), Kaila Sparkman, Lara Sparkman, and Andrew Sparkman (Jen); ten great-grandchildren, Braddock Sparkman, Nathan Sparkman, Melissa Sparkman, Noah Sparkman, Oren Kolditz, Mailia Kolditz, Enessa Kolditz, Lyndsie Armstrong, and Everette Sparkman.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. with Jeff Vanlandingham and Steve Hughes officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg.

 

 

Willie N. Markus, Jr.

Willie N. Markus, Jr., age 79, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Monday, December 5, 2016 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systems Lawrenceburg. He was a native of Lawrence County, retired from Murray Ohio, a member of the North Alabama Daylily Society and member of Deerfield Church of Christ. He served his country in the National Guard.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie N. Markus, Sr., and Viola Davis Markus; two sisters, Mable McGee and Iva Neal Markus; and one brother, William Edward Markus.

He is survived by his wife, Paulette Markus of Lawrenceburg; daughter Amanda Gambel of Loretto; sons Byron Markus of Springfield, TN, and Jason Markus of Leoma; sisters Mary Andrews of Lawrenceburg, Neva Smith of Franklin, TN, and Kathy Barton of Indiana; brothers James Markus of Lawrenceburg, and Cleveland Markus of Burns, TN; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at Neal Funeral Home on December 8, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 9, 2016. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

 

Richard Snider II

Richard "Dick" Snider II, passed away Monday, December 5, 2016 from an extended illness. Richard was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Richard loved children and dedicated his life to working with youth and helping others. He spent many years volunteering with Greenhll Dixie Youth Baseball Program and Alabama Dixie Boys Baseball Program. He was a member of Greenhill Volunteer Fire Department and Red Knights Motorcycle Club.

Survivors include,

Wife, Jessica Behel Snider

Children, Laura Snider Elliott, Cottondale, AL

Johnny Lee Behel, Florence, AL

Richard "Rick" Snider, III, Florence, AL

Samantha Snider, Florence, AL

Saydee Douglass, Florence, AL

Brother, Mark Fredrick Snider, Ralph, AL

Grandchildren, Caleb, Madison and Trent Frith, Cottondale, AL

Carson Wright and Sadee Douglass, Florence, AL

Preceded in death by Parents, Richard C. and Lani L. Snider, Northport, AL, Brother, Christopher S. Snider

Visitation for Mr. Snider will be Thursday, December 8, from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 8pm. Special thanks to Amy Creamer and Christy Sora for your kindness and care at our time of need.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Marion Kimbrough Krantz

Marion Kimbrough Krantz, age 88 of Nashville, Tennessee passed away Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Third National Bank and of the Church of Christ Faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Alex and Ruby Hudson Kimbrough

She is survived by

Three Daughters, Deborah K. Smith

Cynthia L. Ursery, Antioch, TN

Marion Kimbrough "Kim" Maxwell, Mt. Juliet, TN

One Brother, James "Buddy" Kimbrough, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Jason Walden, Nashville, TN

Wendy Cantrell, Nashville, TN

Three Great Grandchidlren, Alec Walden, Nashville, TN

Katie Cantrell, Nashville, TN

Wade Walden, Nashville, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 12:30pm Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside service and interment will be conducted at Mimosa Cemetery at 1pm Wednesday, December 7, 2016 with John Blair officiating.

 

 

Bonnie Sue Glover Barnett

Bonnie Sue Glover Barnett, 77 of Lexington, Alabama passed away December 4, 2016 after an extended illness. She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., and retired from Reynolds Aluminum Company.

Mrs. Barnett was survived by

Son, Wince Glover of Lexington, AL

Daughters, Angie Glover and Suzanne Glover, both of Lexington, AL

Grandchilden, Blake Glover, Robin Smith and Cruz Cottrell

Great Grandchildren, Carson Glover, Corbin Glover and Ross Smith

Several Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by parents Keither Williams and Lillian Allen Williams and by sister, Myra June Fields.

There will be a graveside service held for Mrs. Barnett on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 2pm at Pettus Cemetery with Bro. Danny Pettus officiating. Burial will then follow in Pettus Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Christine Cook Lawson

Christine Cook Lawson, age 81 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Sunday, December 4, 2016 at her residence after a brief illness. Mrs. Lawson was a native of Wayne County, TN., former worker at Hardee's and a member of Busby church of God.

Funeral services will be held at 11am on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc., Steve Gerhart and Paul Dyar will be officiating.

Burial will follow in Smith Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Monday, December 5, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc.

Survivors are

1 Daughter, Melinda Lawson Moore, Loretto, TN

4 Brothers, Richard Cook, Loretto, TN

Robert Cook, Iron City, TN

Billy Cook, Florence, AL

Bobby Joe Cook, IL

1 Sister, Sue Beeman, Texas

1 Grandson, Hunter Moore, Loretto, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Preceded in death by Parents, Lelau and Irene Cook, Husband, Clyde Lawson, 2 Brothers, Gene Cook and Everett Cook, 5 Sisters, Ruby Nelson, Judy Owens, Betty Cornelius, Josie Frazier and Nadine Cook

Pallbearers, Michael Frazier, Travis Messer, Joseph Cook, Hunter Moore, Brian Tucker, Dwight Frazier

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Betty A. Smith

Betty A. Smith, 68 of Killen, Alabama, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mrs. Smith was retired from Tee Jays Manufacturing and a member of the Antioch Church of Christ.

Survivors include,

Husband, Junior Smith, Killen, AL

Daughter, Connie Clemmons, Killen, AL

Brothers, Donnie Abernathy, Greenhill, AL

Sonnie Abernathy, Centerhill, AL

Sister, Peggy Peck

Grandchildren, Kaylee Atkinson and Kody Ridling

Great Grandchild, Jayleigh Atkinson

Preceded in death by Parents, Cecil Roy Abernathy and Arvella Abernathy, Brother, Billy Roy Abernathy, Sister in Law, Cathy Abernathy, Grandchildren, Tyler and Shanna Ridling

Visitation for Mrs. Smith will be Tuesday, December 6, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhilll Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 1pm at Antioch Church of Christ with Bro. Bill Brazier officiating. The body will lie in state at the church from 12 to 1pm. Burial will follow in Antioch Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Mark Sanders, Jeff Nunley, Kenny Abernathy, Gary Smith, Chris Abernathy and Joel Romine.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Robert E. White

Robert E. White, age 80, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, December 4, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Captain from the Lawrenceburg Police Department with 32 years of service, and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Mr. White served his country in the Army Reserves.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter White; and his mother, Lydia Vanderford White Eaves.

He is survived by

Wife, Sybil White, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Steve White Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandsons, Zach White, Nashville, TN

Eli White, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Marie Stewart, Killen, AL

Sue Shelton, Madison, AL

Arrangements arre being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Monday, December 5, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, December 6, 2016 with Steve Clark officiating. Interment will follow at New Mt. Lebanon Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Ethel Dean Smith

Ethel Dean Smith, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Wayne County, TN., retired from Santini Corporation, and a member of Eastside Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Noel And Hazel Spann Prince; her husband, Floyd Smith, Jr.; one sister, Mary Jo Wright; and one brother, Bobby Noel Prince.

She is survived by

One Son, Marty Rochelle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Sisters, Jean Kelly, Lawrenceburg, TN

Juanita Sawyer, Sanford, FL

Bess Rochell, Winter Garden, FL

Jan Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Brothers, Kenneth L. Prince, New Johnsonville, TN

Dee Prince, Westpoint, TN

Thomas Clay Prince, Leoma, TN

Four Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside service and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 11am Saturday, December 3, 2016.

 

 

Carolyn Conley

Carolyn Conley, age 81 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Cheyenne, WY., retired from Jones Apparel and Walmart, a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church and Lawrence County Classics Car Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell Green and Elanor Wilson; Step Father, Willard Wilson; and one brother, Russell Dale Green.

She is survived by

Husband, John Conley, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Debra Foster, Ethridge, TN

Three Sons, John Conley, Jr. Ethridge, TN

Mitchell Conley, Ethridge, TN

Virgil Conley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eight Grandchildren

Nine Great Grandchildren

Five Great Great Grandchildren

One Brother, Johnny Wilson, Cheyenne, WY

One Sister, Joann Paulie, Cheyenne, WY

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, December 2, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, December 3, 2016 with Mickey Brackin officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

 

 

Gloria Jean O'Connor Fowler

Gloria Jean O'Connor Fowler, age 72 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Monday, November 28, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a sudden illness. Mrs. Fowler was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a secretary and an artist.

Funeral services will be held at 10am on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc. Greg Morris will be officiating. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday, November 30, 2013 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

Son, Edward D. O'Connor, Jr. Nashville, TN

3 Brothers, Tim O'Connor, Daphine, AL

Robert O'Connor, Warner Robbins, GA

Jerry O'Connor, Southern KY

2 Sisters, Patsy McRedmond, Nashville, TN

Karan Lyons, Ethridge, TN

5 Grandsons, Travis, Dillon, Trevor, Dallas O'Connor, Nashville, TN., Austin O'Connor, Knoxville, TN

1 Grandaughter, Autumn Rose O'Connor, Nashville, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by Parents, Ralph and Aliene Simbeck O'Connor, Brother, Maurice O'Connor, Sisters, Wanda Reeves, Wilda Dowdy and Barbara Wiley

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangments.

 

Neil E. Wigle

Neil E. Wigle, age 47 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, November 28, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Tampa, FL., a carpenter and of the Presbyterian Faith. Mr. Wigle served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy.

He was preceded in death by his adopted parents, Robert V. and Carol Ann Barker Wigle; and one son, Dylan Wigle.

He is survived by

Wife, Monica Lynn Wigle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter, Michelle Greaves, FL

Son, Neil Wigle, Jr., FL

Daughter, Kacie Wigle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Colin Wigle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter, Kiersten Wigle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Cole Wigle, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson, Devin Grreaves, FL

Sister, Sherry Wigle, IL

Brother, David Wigle, TX

Sister, Marilyn Morgan, FL

Biological Parents, Kenneth M. Nicholson, Sherry Breitenstein Jackson

Aunt, Debbie Kohl, FL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. Family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.

 

 

Charity Hope Adams

Charity Hope Adams, age 41 of Nashville, Tennessee former of Lawrence County passed away on November 27, 2016. She was a Baptist and a member of Highland Park Baptist Church.

Survivors include,

Two Sons, Aaron Cotton

Trae Adams

Daughter, Santana Crews

Brother, Jeff Crews

Sister, Stephanie Crews

Granddaughter, Miya Cotton

Father, Mikel Crews

Mother, Linnie Pearl Smith Crews

Grandmother, Marion Crews

Preceded in death by her grandmother, Linnier Hickerson.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 11am to 1pm.

Funeral service will follow at 1pm with Brother James Tillar officiating. Interment will be at Unity Cemetery.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Patricia Ann Dillon

Patricia Ann Dillon, age 60 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond Levi and Rosie Ilene Hilkert Cotton, her husband, Robert Samuel Dillon, one grandson, Tyler Dillon, and two sisters, Joyce Johnson and Doris Hunt.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Joshua Dale Dillon, Leoma, TN

Robert Chad Dillon, Hartsville, TN

Three Grandchildren, Kelsey Dillon, Landan Bush, Sam Bush

Three Brothers, Ricky Cotton, David Cotton, Donald Cotton

Arrangements arre being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

 

David Alvin Beavers

David Alvin Beavers, 68 of Rogersville, Alabama passed away November 27, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mr. Beavers was a welder for Bigbee Steel and of the Church of Christ faith.

Survivors include

Wife, Linda Pruett Beavers

Son, Jon Beavers

Daughter, Annessa Richey

Brothers, Waymon Beavers

Joe Beavers

Steve Beavers

Sisters, Louise Stovall

Helen Fisher

Joyce Owen

Sister in Law, Mary Gargis

Brother in Law, Harold McMurtrey

2 Grandchildren, Jacob and Lacie Beth Richey

Preceded in death by, Parents, Rufus Alvin Beavers and Clara Harris Beavers, Sister, Faye McMurtrey

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, November 30 at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 11am with Mahlon Fisher officiating. Burial will be in Atlas Church of Christ Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be, Jacob Richey, Cecil Gargis Jr., Jerry McMurtrey, Cade Beavers, Davey Ponder and Kent Fisher.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Patricia Alice Toney

Patricia Alice Toney, age 56 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Santa Cruz, CA., employed with Head Start, and a member of Christ Community Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley L. and Gladys Mae Waters Slawinsky.

She is survived by

Husband, Michael Toney, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Wayne Toney, Sonora, CA

Three Daughters, Laura Kee, Sonora, CA

April Fulton, San Jose, CA

Cyndle Bradley, Lawrenceburg, TN

13 Grandchildren

Two Sisters, Ellen Diana Moll, Houston, TX

Barbara Krutson, Fargo, ND

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

 

Anna B. Hinely

Anna B. Hinely, 97 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away at NHC Healthcare in Pulaski on November 25, 2016. Anna was born May 30, 1919 in Lawrenceburg to William Porter Beeler and Grace Beeler.

Anna worked at Salant before moving to Washington, DC. She married Johnnie Hinely and they moved to Maryland. Anna worked for Hanly Ford and Sheehy Ford before retiring. Anna was active in the Eastern Star of Washington, DC and held many offices and was Worthy Matron. In 2013, Anna moved back to Leoma, TN., to live with her sister Frances.

Anna is survived by two sisters, Frances Albers, Leoma, TN

Elizabeth Rogers, Winchester, VA

Many Nieces and Nephews and Great Nieces and Great Nephews.

Anna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Johnnie in 1984, Maude Hughes, Chester Beeler, Lester Beeler, Howard Beeler and Martha Hayes.

The family of Anna would like to extend a special thank you to NHC HealthCare, Pulaski, TN., for the wonderful loving care she received from the staff.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10am to 11am Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home with an Eastern Star Service to be held at 10:45am.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, November 29, 2016 with Ronald Stringer officiating. Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.

 

Charles Kenneth Bedingfield

Charles Kenneth Bedingfield, 74 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away November 28, 2016 after a brief illness. Mr. Bedingfield was a retired factory worker and a member of Loretto First Baptist Church.

Mr. Bedingfield was survived by

Wife, Virginia Fulks Bedingfield

Son, Jonathan Chad Bedingfield

Daughter, Tiffani Bedingfield Willis

Brothers, Wayne and Delton Bedingfield

Grandchildren, Kaileiah, Skylaur and Pazlei Bedingfield and Olivia and Hudson Willis

He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon Giles Bedingfield and Elizabeth Greer Bedingfield and his brothers Bobby Gene, Billy Ray and Vernon Giles Bedingfield.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Novembrer 30 from 9am to 11am at Loretto First Baptist Church in Loretto, TN. The funeral service will follow in the church at 11am with Bro. Sammy Wallace officiating.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Carol Sue Hammond

Carol Sue Hammond, age 83 of Grassy, Alabama passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Lauderdale Co., AL., retired Hammond Farm Supplies and a member of Lexington United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Lexington United Methodist Church on Monday, November 28, 2016 at 11am Sam Hayes and Kenny Baskins will be officiating. Burial will follow in Grassy Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Lexington United Methodist Church.

Survivors are

3 Sons, Randy Hammond, Grassy, AL

Gary Hammond, Lexington, AL

Mark Hammond, Grassy, AL

2 Daughters, Connie Oldham, Decatur, AL

Sharon Weigart, Lexington, AL

1 Sister, Martha Helen Kelley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother in Law, Hulon Newton

9 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by, Parents, John and Mattie Mitchell Forsythe, Husband, Glen A. Hammond, Infant Son, Ricky Hammond, Son in Law, Tim Weigart, 3 Brothers, Homer, Doyce and Leo Forsythe, 2 Sisters, Bessie Davis and Willie Cole

Special thanks to caregivers, Pat Carter, Brenda Tinnon, Joan Rainbolt, Southern Care Hospice and Dr. Wampler.

In lieu of flowers, make donations to Grassy Park or Lexington United Methodist Church Childrens Playground Fund

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Sally Haes

Sally Haes, age 62 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Pulaski, TN. She was a native of Defiance County, OH., and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Alwilda Burdine Ankney; and two brothers, Tom Ankney and Tony Ankney.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Alwilda Burdine Ankney; and two brothers, Tom Ankney and Tony Ankney.

She is survived by

One Sister, Shirley Clemens, Paulding, OH

Special Friend, Charles Walkden, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Nieces

One Great Niece

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

 

Joyce Mabry Berryhill

Joyce Mabry Berryhill, age 87 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at STRHS - Lawrenceburg after a brief illness. Mrs. Berryhill was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a cosmetologist, a member of Loretto Senior Citizens, American Legion Auxilliary, VFW Auxilliary and of the First Congregational Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc. Bobby Marks will be officiating. Burial will follow in Rrestview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Monday, November 28, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

Daughter, Cartina Barnett, Elkmont, AL

Sister, Betty Yocum, Loretto, TN

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made to HOPE LODGE, 2008 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203

 

Milton Wallace Marston

Milton Wallace Marston, age 68 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired truck driver and a member of Antioch United Methodist Church. Mr. Marston was a Vietnam veteran where he served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cleburn Cyril and Lottie Mae Cleaveland Marston; one brother, Richie Marston; and one sister, Joyce Johnson.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Sonya Chapman, Pulaski, TN

One Son, Wade Marston, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Joan Taylor, Leoma, TN

Joey Marston, Nashville, TN

Beverly Richardson, Leoma, TN

Two Brothers, Roger Marston, Five Points, TN

Thurmon Marston, Pulaski, TN

Five Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10am Monday, November 28, 2016 with Kevin Wells officiating. Interment will follow at Freemon Cemetery in Leoma, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 

 

Doug Howell

Doug Howell, age 75 of Five Points, Tennessee passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Heavy Equipment Operator for the Pipeline, a Dairy Farmer and a member of Center Point Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Audrey Turman and Rosie Derolf Howell; and two sisters, Bonnie Marie Howell Henkel and Linda Gail Howell Wilburn.

He is survived by

Wife, Patricia Howell, Five Points, TN

One Son, Brian Lee Howell, Five Points, TN

One Sister, Christine Howell Richter, Five Points, TN

Three Brothers, Arley Howell, Leoma, TN

Rudolph Howell, Leoma, TN

Stanley Howell, Elkmont, AL

Two Grandchildren, Shalee Howell Mattox, Five Points, TN

Daylan Lee Howell, Five Points, TN

Four Great Grandchildren, Miller Lee Mattox, Moxson Leo Mattox, Lilly Kate Howell, Lane Douglas Howell

One Step Great Grandchild, Madison Brie Wilburn

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Sunday, November 27, 2016, with Nathan Holloway officiating. Interment will follow at Freeman-Blooming Grove Cemetery in Five Points, TN.

 

 

Robert Louis Robertson

Robert Louis Robertson, age 71 of Iron City, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Savannah Healthcare & Rehab Center after an extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., a United States Army Veteran, retired from General Motors and Dura Automotive and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 1pm. Greg Morris will be officiating. Burial will follow in Hollis Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Niece, Sheryl Wayland Bryant, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nephew, Johnny Wayland, Leoma, TN

2 Great Nieces

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Emily Elizabeth Jeter Phillips

Emily Elizabeth Jeter Phillips, age 93, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Pulaski in Pulaski, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Santini Corporation, and a member of Pulaski Stree Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Lynnie Hawford Jeter; her husband, Walter Phillips; five sisters, Nina Byrd, Lillian Gower, Thelma Ray, Wilma Woods and Ailene Autry; and two brothers, George Jeter and Guy Jeter.

She is survived by serveral nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 3pm Friday, November 25, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Friday, November 25, 2016. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Robert Harrison Baize

Robert "Hal" Harrison Baize, age 56 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., and a car salesman at Auto Mart II.

He is survived by

Wife, Beth Baize, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Rob Baize, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ben Baize, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Jean Land, Florence, AL

Father, Bobby Baize, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Blake Baize, Nashville, TN

Two Sisters, Pam Dillehay, Hendersonville, TN

Alicia Carver, Nashville, TN

One Niece, Kelsey Dillehay, Nashville, TN

Mother in Law, Mary Jane Sisk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother in Law, Scott Sisk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10am to 1pm Friday, November 25, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, November 25, 2016. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Laura Leanne Lotspiech

Laura Leanne Lotspiech, age 54 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from an extended illness. She was born March 24, 1962 in Chicago, IL. Preceding her in death are her parents John E. Lotspiech, II and Ann Rice Lotspiech Petrosky; grandparents, John E. Lotspiech, MD and Annette Bay Lotspiech and Joe and Maggie Lee Rice.

She is survived by

One Brother, John Lotspiech of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Aunt, Cheryl Wix

Four Cousins, Chip Cull, Tari Cull, Pete Cull and Jenifer Cull

Eight Second Cousins, Chris Cull, Corey Cull, Cody Cull, Jordan Cull, Riggs Cull, Peyton Cull, Nicki Cull and Jared Garland all of Lawrenceburg, TN

Many Special Friends

Words cannot express the family's gratitude for the care and supprt provided by Vandeerbilt University Medical Center and Vanderbil Health Palliative and Hospice Care.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1pm to 3pm Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, November 26, 2016 with Denny Wilson officiating. Interment will follow at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery in Ethridge, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Vanderbilt University Medical Center or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

 

Dorothy Purser Mackey

Dorothy Purser Mackey, age 81 of Nashville, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John L. And Della Haddock Purser; her husband, Charles H. Mackey; and ten siblings.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Wanda Mackey, Nashville, TN

One Son, Neal Mackey, Hawkinsville, GA

One Grandson, Evan J. Mackey, Hawkinsville, GA

Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Friday, November 25, 2016 with Mickey Brackin and Gary Hughes officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Alive Hospice of Nashville, TN., or to the Disabled American Veterans.

 

 

Wanda Elizabeth Snook

Wanda Elizabeth Snook, age 93 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 at Keestone Senior Community in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker, a member of DAV and Ethridge United Methodist Church. Mrs. Snook served her country honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John E. and Bessie G. Jones Long; her husband, Ralph L. Snook, Jr.; and one sister, Mazie Lasure.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Ralph L. Snook, III, Lawrenceburg, TN

Robert E. Snook, Lawrenceburg, TN

Seven Grandchildren

Seven Great Grandchildren

One Great Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, November 25, 2016 at Ethridge United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Ethridge United Methodist Church at 11am Saturday, November 26, 2016, with Phillip Jaco officiating. Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN., with full military honors.

 

 

Annie Mae Landtroop Fisher

Annie Mae Landtroop Fisher, age 92 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN. and of the Methodist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 2pm Jeff Jacob will be officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Son, Randy Fisher, Florence, AL

4 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by 5 Brothers, Charlie, Joe, George, Jessie "Dick" and Andrew Landtroop, 4 Sisters, Mary Smith, Berthia Ells, Susie Turner and Bessie Yocum.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Betty Inez Newton

Betty Inez Newton, age 67 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on November 20, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN.

She is survived by

One Son, Leonard E. Newton

Two Daughters, Deborah G. Garland

Katlynn B. Newton

Two Brothers, Rex A. Alexander

Ricky Alexander

Two Sisters, Barbara Freytag

Sheila Alexander

Three Grandchildren

One Great Grandchild

She was preceded in death by her sister, Debbie Polk.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 5pm to 8pm with a Memorial service to be held at 7pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Nancy Ruth Redding

Nancy Ruth Redding, 88, formerly of Greenhill, Alabama died on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 in Arlington, TX.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home and burial will follow in Greenhill Cemetery.

Ruth was born in Lauderdale County, Alabama to Charlie Ira and Eva Johnson. She graduated from Florence State Teachers College and gegan teaching in Lauderdale County Schools where she taught for 23 years. She was an avid reader and loved artistic hobbies.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer James Redding and son, Michael.

She is survived by

Daughter, Nancy; Son, Charles and his wife, Sandra; Two Grandchildren, Jenna and Kyler.

She was living in Arlington, TX with her son, Charles and his family. Ruth was an active member of Lamar Baptist Church where she was involved in Senior Adult activities and taught a 4 year old Sunday School Class until age 80.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements.

 

Melinda Louise Corbin Mutize

Melinda Louise Corbin Mutize, age 39 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 at STRHS - Lawrenceburg after a extended illness. Mrs. Mutize was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Jessie Littrell and Mickey Litrell will be officiating. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

Son, Ajay Mutize, Leoma, TN

Sister, Emily Mitchem, Leoma, TN

Grandmother, Emily Jane Corbin, Leoma, TN

3 Nephews, Daniel Scholl, Karsten and Kameren Cromwell

Preceded in death by Parents, Charles and Annie Ruth Corbin

Loretto Memorial Chapel in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Bobbie June Schabilon

Bobbie June Schabilon, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on November 18, 2016 at Southern Regional Hospital. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., Door Greeter at Walmart, member of the Oakhill Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Three Sons, Robert William Bishop; Danny Ray Bishop; Clark Bishop;

Two Daughters, Sharon Jean Allen; Tina Renee Roberts

Brother, Bill Sisk

Two Sisters, Gene Bryant and Robbie Peppers

Nine Grandchildren

19 Great Grandchildren

Five Step Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Schabilon, her parents, Robert L. Sisk and edith Elsie Pace Sisk.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel in Lawrenceburg, TN., Saturday, November 20, 2016 at 2pm with Pastor Nathan Duncan officiating and interment will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Charles S. Royse

Charles S. Royse, age 87 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Helath System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, a Mason, and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church. Mr. Royse served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jim and Ada French Royse; his wife, Bettie Moore Royse; and one brother, Tom Royse.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Charvella Cisterna, Leoma, TN

One Son, Chuck Rooyse, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Jeremy Cisterna, Leoma, TN

Abbey Royse, Dickson, TN

Niece, Gail Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Great Niece, Tonya Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Great Nephew, Tommy Wright, Loretto, TN

Great Great Niece, Brooke McGee, Lawrenceburg, TN

Cousin, Pete Moore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother in Law, Bruce Casteel, Austin, TX

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, November 18, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, November 19, 2016, with Rickey Wade officiating. Interment will follow at Shaw Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

 

 

Charles Shoemaker

Charles Edward Shoemaker, 86, of Killen, AL passed away November 16, 2016 at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home. Mr. Shoemaker was retired from Reynolds Metals and was a United States Army Veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the North Carolina Church of Christ and also a member of the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Robert Lee Shoemaker and Gracie Delona Simpson Shoemaker; wife May Dell (Patsy) Richardson; brothers Ralph and Leon Shoemaker; infant sister.

He is survived by sons Charles Edward Shoemaker, Jr. (Terry), and Bobby Wayne Shoemaker (Candace); daughter Lesa Dell Shoemaker Johnson (Mike); grandchildren: Joshua Wayne Shoemaker (Britney), and Jordan Lee Shoemaker; foster grandchild: Amelia Rose Holland.

Visitation will be Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 18, 2016 at North Carolina Church of Christ with Glenn Richardson and Joshua Shoemaker officiating. The body will lie in state at the church from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in North Carolina Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Gene Richardson, Robert Robinson, Phillip Truitt

Honorary pallbearers will be Joshua Wayne Shoemaker, Jordan Lee Shoemaker, Alton Parker, and Neil Robison.

The family would like to thank the staff of Brentwood Assisted Living and also Dr. Webb and the wonderful staff at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home for their loving care given to him during the last few months of his life.

 

 

Ruth Dyer Nelson

Ruth Dyer Nelson, age 97 of Hohenwald, Tennessee passed away on November 15, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Knox County, TN., retired LPN in the State of Florida, member of the Highland Baptist Church.

She is survived by

One Son, Edward M. Nelson

Seven Grandchildren

Many Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her Husband, Wilson S. Nelson, Daughter, Sylvia Mills, her Parents, James M. Dyer Sr. and Minnie McNew Dyer

Funeral service will be held at Highland Baptist Church in Hohenwald, TN., Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2pm with Pastor Scott Patz and Pastor Sam Livingston officiating and interment will be in the Swill Cemetery in Hohenwald, TN.

Visitation will be held at Highland Baptist Church, Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 1pm to 2pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Blanche Jeanette Lester

Blanche Jeanette Lester, 83, of Iron City, Tennessee passed away November 15, 2016 at her home. Mrs. Lester was a retired seamstress, caretaker and homemaker and a member of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Lester is survived by

Husband, Omas Lester

Sons, Herbert Lester of Nauvoo, AL

Tim Lester of Leoma, TN

Daughters, Patty Bates of Florence, AL

Teresa Potete of Waynesboro, TN

Brother, Franklin Kelley of Iron City

Sister, Vett Prince of Cypress Inn, TN

13 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by Parents, George Lonzo Kelley and Minnie Lee Prince Kelley, 4 Brothers, 2 Sisters, 1 Grandson, 1 Great Grandson

Visitation will be Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Thursday at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Gene Kelley and Roger Creasy officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Christ Lester, Colton Lester, Daniel Potete, Allen Potete, Phillip Potete and Steven Burns. Honorary pallbearer will be Joe Lester.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Joey Dion Kilburn

Joey Dion Kilburn, age 45 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on November 14, 2016 at Maury Regional Hospital. He was a self-employed laborer in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Survivors include

Sons, Blazeney Preston Kilburn and Robert Blaine Kilburn

Daughter, Haili Brooke Kilburn

Father, Jimmie Preston Kilburn

Brother, Gary Lee Kilburn

He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Jean (Moore) Kilburn.

Services will be held Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 11am at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home with Gary Hughes officiating and interment in Kidd Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Wednesday, November 16, 2016.

Arrangements by Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home

 

 

Charlotte Dean Dollar

Charlotte Dean Dollar, age 65 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, November 13, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Sidney, OH., a homemaker and a member of The Barn in Ethridge, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Clara Lee Favors Martin.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Stacey Dollar, Ethridge, TN

Scott Dollar, Summertown, TN

Two Daughters, Angie Dexter, Lawrenceburg, TN

Toni Dollar, Lawrenceburg, TN

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

Five Great Grandchildren, Hayden Brown, Madison Dollar, Dylan Brown, Aubree Dollar, Ethan Dexter

Caretakers, Jenna Jacobs, Jennifer Jacobs

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

Judy Faye Osborn Calton

Judy Faye Osborn Calton, age 72, of Clifton, TN passed away Friday, November 11, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired truck driver, former employee of Robinson Mf., a homemaker, and a member of First Baptist Church of Clifton, TN.

She was preceded death by her parents, George and Lillie Smith Osborn; her husband, Paul Calton, Sr., two brothers George Osborn and Bobby Osborn; four sisters, Peggy Stanford, Sue Smith, Elaine Clifton, and Linda Grooms; and one great-grandchild, Emma Hope Bennett.

She is survived by five children, Paul "Tooter" Calton, Jr., (Connie), Summertown, TN, and Lonnie Mack Calton (Candy), Rebecca Ann McFall (Warren), Jimmy Dwayne Calton, and Lillie Darlene Sadler, all of Clifton, TN; three brothers, Thomas Osborn, Walker Osborn, and David Osborn, all of Lawrenceburg; sixteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 14, 2016 with Clyde Hand officiating. Burial will follow at Deerfield Cemetery.

 

Brenda Jane Orr

Brenda Jane Orr, age 69, of Burns, TN passed away Thursday, November 10, 2016 at home following an extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, a beautician, and of the Pentecostal faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Natt and Georgia Fisher Farr; sister Jackie Green; and great-granddaughter Riley Ann Heath.

She is survived by her husband, Donald Orr, of Burns, TN; son Thomas Orr of Burns, TN; daughter Tammy Broadwater of McEwen, TN; sister Janice Diane Shreeve of Nashville, TN; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13, 2016 with Josh Wallace officiating. Burial will follow at Restview Cemetery.

Margie S. Davis Knuckles

Mrs. Margie S. Davis Knuckles, age 69, of Lawrenceburg passed away on November 10, 2016 at Maury Regional Hospital. She was a native of Tennessee, housekeeper at Crockett Hospital, and a member of The Barn Church in Ethridge, TN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Willard and Rachel Gwendolyn Burdette Davis.

She is survived by husband, Eugene Knuckles; two sons, Eugene Knuckles, Jr.(Gina), Charles William Knuckles (Amelia); step-son Perry Knuckles; two daughters, Sandra Katevas (William) and Evelina Kay Robinson (Terry), all of Lawrenceburg; ten grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral home. The funeral service will then begin at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home chapel with Roger Hendrix officiating and interment in West Side Cemetery.

Clara Mae Richardson Glass

Clara Mae Richardson Glass, age 102 of Leoma, TN passed away Friday, November 11, 2016 at NHC Healthcare-Lawrenceburg after an extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, a homemaker, and member of Idaho Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Jackson & Lou Creasy Killen Richardson; husband, Lester Glass; one son, James Howard Glass; two grandchildren, Douglas Glass and Jimmy Sudduth; two great-grandchildren, Allen Smith and Stella Glass; seven brothers, Evit, Johnny, Dan, Tom, Floyd, Henry, and Noah Glass; six sisters, Annie Flatt, Gertrude White, Nettie Richardson, Maci Wilburn, Grace Cole, and Polly Skinner.

She is survived by two sons, Villard Glass (Debra), of Florence, AL, and Johnny Glass of Lawrenceburg; three daughters, Vernice Sims of Leoma, Virginia Sudduth of Taylor, MI, and Mary Ann Kelton (Herbert) of Leoma; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; thirty-one great-great-grandchildren; two great-great-great-grandchildren; several step grand and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 14, 2016 with Morland Ezell and Mark Nelson officiating. Burial will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery.

 

Mickey Joe Glover

Mickey Joe Glover, 56 of Florence, Alabama passed away November 9, 2016 at his home. Mr. Glover attended the Church of Christ and was self-employed

He is survived by

Daughter; Nikole Glover

Brothers; Stephen Glover and Charles Glover

Sisters; Vickie Wright and Rhonda Palmer

1 Grandchild

He was preceded in death by his parents Charles Elbert Glover and Doyce Ann Stutts Smith.

The family will visit with friends Monday, November 14, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Billie "Bill" Edward Buffaloe

Billie "Bill" Edward Buffaloe, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Glenwood Healthcare in Florence, AL. He was born in Prentiss County, MS., and was raised in Lawrence County, TN., retired from Elkem Metals as Vice President of Administration; and a member of Fairfield Glade Interdenominational in Fairfield Glade, TN. He served as Vice President and President of both the Florence, AL., Jaycees and Alabama Jaycees where he also served state wide as Secretary, Vice President and President. Nationally, Mr. Buffaloe was elected Vice President and was responsible in the position for the southern states. Mr. Buffaloe was very active in many other community and civic affairs and encouraged others to be involved as well. Mr. Buffaloe served his country in the U.S. Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Shelby Turner and Pansy Scott Buffaloe.

He is survived by

Wife, Mildred Holland Buffaloe, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Dennis Buffaloe, Cordova, TN

Larry Buffaloe, Florence, AL

One Daughter, Melanie B. Ginn, Florence, AL

Five Grandchildren, Molly Taylor, Nathan Buffaloe, Bill Ginn, Cory Buffaloe, Scott Buffaloe

One Great Grandchild, Shaelin Ginn

Two Cousins, Kenneth Buffaloe, Jerry Brink

Also survived by the Holland Family and Union Carbide Family.

The family would like to thank The Summit, Glenwood Healthcare, North AL Hospice and his favorite two Cathy's for all the care given to Mr. Buffaloe.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, November 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, November 12, 2016 with Larry Harper officiating. Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

 

Nickey Shannon Word

Nickey Shannon Word, 43 of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away November 8, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Word was a native of Lawrence County, a truck driver, and a member of Shelton Drive Church of Christ.

Mr. Word is survived by

Mother, Joyce Kilpatrick Word

Son, Joseph Eli Word

Daughter, Kaitlin Marie Word

Sisters, Kelly McMasters and husband Steve

Sherrie Townsend and husband Toby

Nephews, Cody Bailey and Kelsey McMasters

He was preceded in death by his father, James Edward Word.

Visitation will be Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Leon Smith and Bro. Wayne Kilpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Loretto, TN.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Lambert Doyle Behel

Lambert Doyle Behel, 88 of Florence, Alabama passed away November 7, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mr. Behel was retired from Reynolds Metal Company, raised cattle and farmed. He was a native of Lauderdale County and member of Lone Cedar Church of Christ.

Mr. Behel was preceded in death by

Parents, Ray Issom Behel and Bertha Mae Grigsby Behel

Wife, Earline Pettus Behel

Infant Sons, Tommy Ray, Noble Doyle and Ricky Stephen Behel

Brothers, Wesley, Roy, Harry, Everett, Roland, Heairl and Paul Reeder Behel

Sister, Allie Mae Dickerson Stanford

Visitation will be Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 10am to 1pm at Lone Cedar Church of Christ. The funeral service will follow at 1pm in the church with Bro. Tim Grigsby officiating. Burial will be in Lone Cedar Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Behel, Curtis Gene Behel, Rickie Behel, Butch Henson, Casey Behel and Jared Behel. Honorary pallbearers will be Russell Dickerson, R.L. Behel, David Behel, Don Behel, Eddie Behel and all his great nephews.

The family would like to thank his special friends and caregivers Marilyn and Butch Henson and their girls Chasity, April, Hannah, and Katelyn. They would also like to thank Dr. Mann, Paige and the Staff at Cedar View Assisted Living and ECM Hospital Nurses and Staff for their care and support during this time.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Althea Warren Bonner

Althea Warren Bonner, 93 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee entered into eternal rest at Beverly Park Place in Knoxville, TN., on Monday, November 7, 2016. Born November 22, 1922 in Appleton, TN., to Edwin and Gertrude Freemon Warren. She was preceded in death by husband, James Bonner; infant son, James Bonner; brother, James Warren; and twin sisters, Bernadette Kelly and Essalene Rosen.

Survived by

Daughter and Son in Law, Janice Bonner and William Clark

Grandchildren, Chris Clar, Brandy Hardin, Michael Clark all of Knoxville, TN, Meredith Weatherstone, Colorado Springs, CO.,

Nine Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews.

She was a member of Salem Church of Christ. Althea graduated from Loretto High School, Martin Methodist College, Florence State University and earned a Master's degree from MTSU. She taught math and science at Loretto and Lawrence County High Schools, retiring after twenty five years.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12:30pm to 2pm Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, November 13, 2016 with Bill Brazier officiating. Interment will follow at Bonnertown Cemetery in Bonnertown, TN.

 

Margaret Jean Bailey

Margaret Jean Bailey, 80, of Greenhill, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2016 at her residence. She was a member of Greenhill First Baptist Church.

Survivors include

Daughter, Regina Hall and husband Mark

2 Grandchildren

4 Great Grandchildren

There will be a graveside funeral service on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at 11am at Sardis Cemetery in Sardis, AL.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Jesse Wilford Parker

Jesse Wilford Parker, 72, passed from death unto life eternal, to be with his father, Jesse, his brother, Royce and his sister Roberta, who predeceased him.

Visitation will be November 6, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. He will lie in state November 7, 2016 at Greenhill First Baptist Church from 12pm to 1pm; the funeral service will follow at 1pm, with Bor. Gregg Woodard officiating. Interment will be in Greenhill Cemetery.

To Wilford, the greatest joy of all will be to see his JESUS whom he loved with all his heart, mind, and soul. Since his early youth, a series of physical disabilities, including epilepsy and cerebral palsy have robbed him of clear speech and mobility, forcing the use of a wheelchair throughout his adult life. We can only imagine his excitement in being able to converse clearly with his Lord, family and friends and having the ability to once again stand on this feet and stroll down Heaven's Avenue without any assistance.

Wilford leaves behind a sainted mother, Flora Parker, who has cared for him and provided his every need in a totally unselfish and highly commendable manner.

Survivors also include

Brother in Law, Leon Peden

Aunts, Verdie Mae Kennedy, Christine Riley, Diane Rich

Uncles, Jimmy Parker, Tim Parker, Billy Ray Parker and J.T. Green

Host of Cousins and Friends.

The family expresses profound thanks to Harold Danley, cousin, who has gone far beyond normal expectations to aid and assist Wilford and Flora.

Also, thanks to Linda Roberson for all her timeless hours, day and night, that she spent with Wilford and Flora, and special thanks to Bro. Gregg Woodard, Don and Dee Wade, Jimmy Clemmons, Charlie and Allene Wilson, Pam Ellis and Angela Turley, Dr. Danny Martin and staff, Hospice of the Shoals, Dr. Webb, case manager Jan Shepherd, nurses Vikki Stout and Deborah McCoy, caregivers Michelle Cooper and Debbie Collum, Shell Dabbs from Oxford Home Health, Katie Barnett from NACOLG, and Beth from Colbert County Health Dept., and the doctors, nurses and staff of ECM Hospital.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Clemmons, Dale Kennedy, Ernie Clemmons, Randy Parker, Don Green, Doug Koonce, Don Wade and Ricky Parker

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Wayne Edwards

Wayne Edwards, age 56 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Nashville, TN., Director of Reimbursement for Universal Health Service and of the Church of Christ faith.

He is survived by

Wife, Cindy Edwards, Leoma, TN

One Son, Tim and Mary Grace Edwards, Columbia, TN

One Granddaughter, Allie Grace Edwards, Columbia, TN

Parents, Carl and Annez Wilson Edwards, Cottontown, TN

Mother-in-Law, Mary Hildreth, Leoma, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3pm to 8pm Monday, November 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Dunn Cemetery at 10am Tuesday, November 8, 2016 with David Morris officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

 

 

William Blake Carrington

William Blake Carrington "William Thomas Long, Jr.", age 52 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of San Francisco, CA., a truck driver and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Thomas Long, Sr.

He is survived by

Wife, Christi Anne Carrington, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Daughters, Chloe Elise Carrington, Lawrenceburg, TN

Amy Long, MI

Mariah Scimone, CA

Marissa Scimone, AZ

Two Sons, Dallas William Carrington, Lawrenceburg, TN

Derek Long, MI

Mother, Neva Katzdorn, AZ

One Brother, Patrick Montgomery, AZ

Four Beloved Granddaughters

Several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, In-Laws, Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends form 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 10am Thursday, November 10, 2016. Interment will follow at 3pm Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Wayne County, TN.

 

Betty Bernice Hollis Story

Betty Bernice Hollis Story, age 86 died peacefully on November 4, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was born on July 19, 1930 in Westpoint, TN. She was the daughter of the late Robert Loyd Hollis and the late Birtie McGee Hollis.

She married Jack Story on July 6, 1946. This previous summer they celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary.

Betty was a housewife and enjoyed cooking, shopping and spending time with her family and her teacup yorkie, "Ricky". So many families have enjoyed one of Betty's famous pecan pies at times of need, charity events, celebrations or sometimes as a random act of kindness.

She proudly attended Bethlehem Baptist Church in Westpoint, TN., and enjoyed her church family.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Martha Lee Andrews; her brothers, Hobert Hollis, James "Buddy" Hollis, and Frazier Hollis; and her darling granddaughter, Shannon Lynette Story. Our mother joins her family and life long friends, P.D. and Florence Wideman.

She is survived by

Husband, Jack Story

Four Children, Pattie Nelson, Tommy Story, Donny Story and Christy Willis

Adopted Daughter for life, Barbara Wideman Garland

Eight Grandchildren, Tim Nelson, Susie Davis, Keisha Story, Tippi Story, Aaron Story, Kacy Story, Brock Willis, and Blair Willis;

Eleven Great Grandchildren and a host of Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 3pm Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Neal Funera Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, November 5, 2016 with Jerry Robbins officiating. Interment will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery in Wayne County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to her beloved Bethlehem Baptist Church.

 

Misty Michelle Michael

Misty Michelle Michael, 34 of Killen, Alabama passed away November 3, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Misty was a native of Lauderdale County and a member of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by

Mother, Darlene Michael

Father, Rickey E. Michael

Husband, Justin Wayne Beavers

God Daughter, Elizabeth Houston Stout

Nephews, Joey and Brodie Ponder

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Mabel Crews

Mabel Crews, age 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away peacefully Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN. She was a native of Nashville, TN., a homemaker, a lifetime member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Deerfield Chuch of Christ. She was a loving wife and mother. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were the light of her life. She will be greatly missed by her famiy and friends.

A loving Christian lady, she ws preceded in death by her parents, Robert G. and Ruby Mae Richardson Martin; and four siblings, Bill, Elizabeth, Ethel and Johnny.

She is survived by

Husband, Robert M. Crews, Sr., Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Joan Howard and husband, James of Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Mickey Crews and wife, Cathy of Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Grandchildren, Missy Rogers and husband, Anthony, Hope Daniels and husband, Heath, Hannah Crews

Three Great Grandchildren, Sarah, Haybree and Huntley

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10am to 1pm Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, November 5, 2016 with David Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

Robert D. Rogers

Robert D. Rogers passed away November 2, 2016. He was a native of Lauderdale County where he retired as a Lubrication Specialist for Reynolds Metal Company after 31 years of employment. He served his country as a MP in the US Army.

He was a longtime member of Shiloh Church of Christ. He loved working in his yard and garden. He was known in the community for his beekeeping and his muscadine vineyard. He was an incredible husband, father, grandfather and a mentor to many. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Willie Idell (Loveless) Rogers; his parents Norman Ira and Clara Mae Rogers; brothers Billy Rogers, Charles Rogers and Tom Rogers; sisters Josephine (Rogers) Gray and Marilyn (Rogers) Raney.

He is survived by daughters Robbie (Rogers) Hill and Debbie (Rogers) Rigel; grandchildren Tess and Zach Hill; brother John Rogers; sister-in-laws Doris and Fay Rogers; and many dear nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Howell Bigham officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Church of Christ Cemetery.

 

Lee A. Thompson

Lee A. Thompson, Jr., age 89, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrenceburg and retired owner of Thompson Furniture & Appliances with 34 years of service to the community.

Mr. Thompson was a former treasurer for Lawrenceburg Little League, charter member of the Lawrenceburg Civitan Club, and a member of College Place Church of Christ where he served as a former deacon and treasurer. He enjoyed making and selling birdhouses, fishing, sports, and visiting with his children. He served his country honorably as a Corporal in the U.S. Marines in China and Japan during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Albert Thompson, Sr. and Bertha Trapp Thompson; two brothers, Kenneth Thompson and Dennis Thompson; and two sisters, Kay Thompson and Willadean Thompson.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Polly Thompson of Lawrenceburg; one daughter, Jennifer Lynn Thompson and husband Larry Michelson of Brentwood, TN; one son, David Lee Thompson and wife Kim of Piperton, TN; two grandchildren, Emily Thompson Deaton and husband Blake of Germantown, TN and Ansley Thompson of Piperton, TN.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be conducted at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016 with Ron Stringer officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, with full military honors. The family suggests memorials be made to American Lung Association.

 

Thomas R. Adair, Jr.

Thomas R. Adair, Jr., age 88 of Belleville, MI., passed away Sunday, October 30,2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from General Motors and a member of Faithway Baptist Church in Ypsilanti, MI. Mr. Adair served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas R. Adair, Sr. and Mary Sharpton Adair.

He is survived by

Wife, Rita Adair, Belleville, MI

Two Sons, Michael Adair, Macomb, MI

David Adair, Jacksonville, FL

Four Step Children, Linda St. Jacques, Wayne, MI

Fredrick Withrow, Jr., Belleville, MI

Debra Combs, Ypsilanti, MI

Pamela Lego, Belleville, MI

Several Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren also survive.

One Brother, Wreno Adair, OH

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 2pm Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Thursday, November 3, 2016 with David Adair officiating. Interement will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN with full military honors.

 

Terry J. Jones

Terry J. Jones, age 56 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., former employee of the City of Lawrenceburg and a member of Mars Hill United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Ray Jones

He is survived by

Wife, Beth Bowden, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Son, Ben Luna, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Pat Farmer, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Kerri Bivens, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Nephew, Caleb Bivens, St. Joseph, TN

One Niece, Hillary Bivens, Knoxville, tN

Mother in Law, Sarah Threet, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, November 3, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Friday, November 4, 2016 with Billy Beal and Ben Luna officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Mars Hill United Methodist Church.

 

Ralph Allen Balch

Ralph Allen Balch, 77 of Florence, Alabama passed away October 30, 2016 at ECM Hospital. He was a native of Lexington, AL., and was a retired maintenance mechanic for Wise Alloys. Mr. balch was a member of Nebo cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Mr. Balch is survived by

Son, Clayton Balch, Lexington

Daughters, Lucretia Hendrix, of Florence

Mica Nash, of Rogersville

Janet Freeze of Tuscumbia

Angela Wagner of Rogersville

Brothers, J.V. Balch of Huntsville

Raymond Balch of Sheffield

Anthony Balch of Huntsville

Sisters, Zelma Hayes of Muscle Shoals

Marcie Bullock of Florence

Ruth Mashburn of Liberty Grove, TN

Carol Riddle of Tuscumbia

Melinda McGee of Florence

Grandchildren, Valerie, Amber, Steven, Breanna, Carolina, Reese, Laura and David

Great Grandchildren, Alicia Skye

He was preceded in death by Parents, Robert Villard Balch and Goldie Clayton Allen Balch, Wife, Brenda Peden Balch, Brother, Wendell Balch, Sister, Louise Williams

Visitation will be Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service willl follow at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Orris Bullock officiating. Burial will be in Allen Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

John Amos Riddle

John Amos Riddle, age 68, of Summertown, TN entered into his eternal peace after an extended illness on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a longtime member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

John was born in Summertown, TN to the late Odie Riddle and Edna Geneva Giles Riddle on July 28, 1948. He graduated from Summertown High School in 1967. He worked for the railroad for 20 years and retired in 1992. John especially enjoyed hunting, fishing, the outdoors, and was very involved in sports as he watched his son and grandkids participate throughout their school years. He was also an experienced mechanic and especially loved working on Fords.

John is preceded in death by his parents, Odie and Edna Giles Riddle; and one brother, Jim Riddle He is survived by his beloved wife, Sue Garland Riddle, whom he married in 1968; one son, John "Hoss" Riddle and wife Dana; his two devoted grandchildren, Ty Riddle and Jess Riddle, all of Summertown; one Brother, Joe Riddle and wife Debbie of Columbia; and special friends and uncles, Billy Giles of Summertown and Donald Giles of Ethridge. John is also lovingly remembered by many adoring brothers-in-law and sisters-in-;aw along with special nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are being handles by Neal Funeral Home in Lawrenceburg, TN. The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, 2016 at the funeral home. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 with Bishop Steven Hughes and Brother Ralph Wunner officiating. Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN with grave dedication by Bob Bohn.

The family extends their gratitude to his home healthcare workers, Dr. Kennedy, Dr. Messenger, and the caretakers at Maury Regional Medical Center for their diligent care and support during his illness and final days. Your kindness and compassion is greatly appreciated.

 

Vernon Lynn Ward

Vernon Lynn Ward, age 49, of Loretto, TN passed away Monday, October 31, 2016 at home after an extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN and a security guard.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Edith West Ward, and brother, Maurice Ward.

He is survived by wife Bridgette Walters Ward of Loretto; father Johnnie Knox Ward of Lawrenceburg; three sons, Johnny Lynn Ward and Kenneth Lee Ward, both of Loretto and Jeffrey Luna of Lawrenceburg; two brothers, John Kenneth Ward of Three Oaks, TN and Mitchell Ward of Cary, NC; sister Mary Jane Holden of Lawrenceburg; four grandchildren also survive.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 510 West Commerce Street in Loretto, TN. with a memorial services to follow at 1:00 p.m. with Jeff Jacob officiating.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Virginia Idell Green Haymons

Virginia Idell Green Haymons, age 86 of Henryville died Sunday, October 30, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Alabama and a member of the United Methodist Church.

She is survived by

One Son, Elton Junior Haymons

Numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Elton Ellis "Berry" Haymons; her parents, Robert Green and eveline Pettus Green; six brothers, Will, Andrew, Roy, Harrison, Dalton and Olmon Green; three sisters, Katie Green Shelton, Rhondie Green and Irene Green Campbell.

Funeral service will be 1pm Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel. Ray Watkins officiatng and interment in Ceneter Point Methodist Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm, Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Brian Pace

Brian Pace, age 42, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 29, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Hanover, IN., employee of Ryder and a member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Emory and Ludena Cornelius Pace.

He is survived by

Wife, Melissa Pace, Murfreesboro, TN

One Daughter, Mckenzie Pace, Cornersville, TN

Two Step Children, Jacob Manning, Murfreesboro, TN

Shelby Manning, Murfreesboro, TN

Two Sisters, Teresa Pace, Lawrenceburg, TN

Angela Smith, Ethridge, TN

One Niece, Kaitlyn Smith, Ethridge, TN

One Nephew, Zack Watts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Thursday, November 3, 2016 with T.R. Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Giles County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Rutherford County PAWS.

 

Charlie Douglas Springer

Charlie Douglas Springer, age 91 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Friday, October 28, 2016 at ECM Hospital after a extended illness. He was a native of Lauderdale Co., AL., a Mechanic and Farmer and of The Church of Christ Faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 1pm. Glen Richardson and Danny Pettus will be officiating. Burial will follow in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Lula Killen Springer, Lexington, AL

2 Sons, Dan Springer, Lexington, AL

Keith Springer, Lexington, AL

1 Daughter, Faye Ezell, Five Points, TN

1 Brother, J.L. Springer Jr., Lexington, AL

Ruby Harrison, Lexington, AL

8 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be, Dusty Springer, Eric Ezell, Scott Ezell, Dylan Springer, Drew Springer and E.J. Edwards.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Cathy Gail Lawson

Cathy Gail Lawson, age 54 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville. She was a native of Lawrenceburg and of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by

Mother, Marjorie White Jones of Lawrenceburg

Two Sons, Chuck Braden of Lawrenceburg

Cody Braden of Birmingham, AL

Two Brothers, Jim Jones and Mike Jones both of Lawrenceburg

One Grandchild, Charley Braden

She was preceded in death by her father Charles Jones.

Funeral service will be 11am, Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel with Jeremy Mitchell officiating and interment in Center Point Methodist Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5pm to 8pm, Monday, October 31, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Rebecca Carline Novem Bivens

Rebecca Carline Novem Bivens, age 79 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, October 27, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Iron City, TN., and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jonas and Bessie Fisher Novem; one son, T.J. Bivens; three brothers, J.C. Novem, Arlin Novem and Grady Novem; and four sisters, Mittie Staggs, Sue Novem Grooms, Ann Parker and Ollie Shell.

She is survived by

Five Sons, Billy Bivens, Leoma, TN

Bwayne Bivens, Leoma, TN

Chester Bivens, Leoma, TN

Stevie Bivens, Lawrenceburg, TN

John Boy Bivens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Daughters, Charlotte Shults, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Lynn Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Rose Hunt, Leoma, TN

Brenda Bivens, Leoma, TN

19 Grandchildren

1 Step Grandchild

13 Great Grandchildren

4 Step Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, October 29, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, October 30, 2016. Interment will follow at Leoma Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

 

Eula Mae Townsend

Eula Mae Townsend, passed peacefully at age 97, Tuesday, October 25, 2016 bound for Heaven. She was surrounded by family, hand in hand, singing Christian hymns.

She is preceded in death by her parents, John D and Linnie Richardson ad her husband of 56 years, Willard K Townsend.

Surviving is

Daughter, Nancy Lansdell

Son, David Townsend

Five Grandchildren, Caroline and Jason Lansdell; Phillip, Emily, and Bradley Townsend.

She loved God, The Bible, her family and her country. Mrs. Townsend was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ, a wondeerful role model and example for her family and all that knew her. She attended congregations in both Florence, AL., and Nashville, TN. Her familly would like to thank Vanderbilt Hospital ER and Medical ICU teams for their love, attention and care. At Mrs. Townsend's request, in lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Visitation will be Saturday, October 29, from 1pm to 2pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 2pm in the funeral home chapel with Ken Chapman officiating. Burial will be in Canerday Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Robert Dee Robertson

Robert Dee Robertson, age 84 formerly of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at ECM Hospital after a brief illness. He was a native of Lauderdale Co., AL., retired from Murray Ohio a United States Army Veteran servicng in the Korean Conflict and a member of St. Joseph First Baptist Church.

Gravesidde services will be held at Loretto Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 3pm Nolan Perry will be officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens with Military Honors at Graveside.

Visitation will be from 1pm to 2:30pm on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sons, Dexter Robertson, Leoma, TN

Todd Robertson, Summertown, TN

2 Daughters, Carolina Baker, Clinton Township, MI

Virginia "Jenny" Green, St. Joseph, TN

1 Sister, Jessie Fisher, Loretto, TN

9 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Mary Wannell Hunt

Mary Wannell Hunt, age 96, of Nashville, TN passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at NHC Place The Trace after a short illness.

She was a native of Lawrence County, a banker, and a member of Blakemore United Methodist Church. She was known by her family as Nell and born in Iron City, Tennessee.

She started her business career as a cashier at the Bank of Saint Joseph where she worked for many years. Mary became a bank examiner for the State of Tennessee, where she worked until her retirement in 1995.

Those who knew her knew that she always carried peanut butter and crackers in her car – just in case. Mary was dedicated to her job at a time when she was the only female bank examiner, she persevered despite the discrimination she endured. She loved all of her family with great passion.

She spent a good deal of time in her early retirement mapping out the Hunt and Bryan family trees and desperately tried to pass this knowledge on to the rest of the family.

One learned quickly that a phone call with Nell would last much longer than expected. Mary was partial to no one, and kind to all she came in contact with. She love the Lord and lived according to His rules, striving to live a wholesome Christian life every day.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marcus and Gladys Bryan Hunt, and three brothers: Carroll Hunt, Thomas Hunt, and Roy Neil Hunt.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Graveside services and burial will be held at Saint Joseph Cemetery on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. with Revered John Hill officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make donations to the American Heart Association.

 

Roger Dale McDonald

Roger Dale McDonald, age 68 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Loretto, TN., retired supervisor from Murray Ohio, and of the Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie Leon and Annie Louise Sandy McDonald; five brothers, Arthur Lee McDonald, Otis McDonald, Roy Lee McDonald, Ray Leon McDonald, and James McDonald; and four sisters, Virginia McDonald, Betty Pierce, Estelene Smith and Josephine McDonald.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Rhonda McDonald Peach, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Jeremy McDonald, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jody McDonald, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Daniel Pratt, Justin Butram, Dillion McDonald, Kaytlynn McDonald, Chyanne McDonald, and Toby McDonald

Two Great Grandchildren, Braelynn Pratt and our Future Blessing

Two Brothers, Johnny McDonald, Loretto, TN

Travis McDonald, Loretto, TN

Two Sisters, Ruth Rose, Loretto, TN

Rita Pettus, Loretto, TN

Those serving as pallbearers, Wesley Pierce, Troy Pettus, Daniel Pratt, Justin Butram, Matt Curtis, Jon McDonald and Kenny Taylor

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, October 27, 2016. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Loretto, TN.

 

John William "Sonny" Kelly

John William "Sonny" Kelly, age 83 of West Point, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 23, 2016 at home after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co., TN Retired from Murray Ohio, one of the Original Members of The Kelly's and a member of Mt. Zion Methodist.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 1pm. Shaun Kelly and Jerry McLain will be officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Monday, October 24, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Ruth Hunt Kelly, West Point, TN

2 Sons, Gary Kelly, West Point, TN

Jon Kelly, Lawrenceburg, TN

5 Grandchildren

11 Great Grandchildren

4 Great Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by Parents, John M. and Ethel Parker Kelly, Brother, James P. Kelly

Loretto Memeorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Brayden Anthony Roberts

Brayden Anthony Roberts, infant son of Anthony and Megan Roberts of Pulaski, TN., passeda way Friday, October 21, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by

One Brother, Conner Roberts, Pulaski, TN

Grandparents, John and Tina Roberts, Leoma, TN

Grandmother, Tena Boswell, Westpoint, TN

Grandparents, Tim and Dee Allen, Lawrenceburg, TN

Uncle and Aunt, Timmy and Chrissy Allen, Lawrenceburg, TN

Uncle, Bill Roberts, Lawrencburg, TN

Great Aunt, Rebecca Workman, Pulaski, TN

Great Aunt, Lynn Pierce, Pulaski, TN

Great Uncle, Tony Roberts, Pulaski, TN

Great Uncle, Troy Roberts, Leoma, TN

Great Grandparents, Jeen and Oscar Rose, Pulaski, TN

Great Grandparents, Alvin and Barbara Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grreat Grandparents, Shelby and Joe Goble, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

A celebration of Brayden's life, Mommy and Daddy's little Guardian Angel, will be conducted at 3pm Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Memorial Gardens with Nathan Duncan officiating.

 

 

Ryland Clay Tice

Ryland Clay Tice, age 14 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Friday, October 21, 2016 in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was born in Columbia, TN.

He is survived by

Father, Brian Tice, Leoma, TN

Mother, Hayley Payne, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Evan Tice, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Ellie Thorpe, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandparents, Gina and Randall Tice, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandparents, Bea and David McNutt, Lawrenceburg, TN

Great Grandmother, Sally McNutt, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, October 24, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, October 25, 2016 with Chad Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Maurice Edward “Pete” Estes

Maurice Edward “Pete” Estes, age 84 of Lawrenceburg passed away on October 19, 2016 at NHC of Scott.

He was a native of Lawrence County, loan officer at F.H.A., a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Robert Joel and Minnie Bell Bryant Estes; two sisters: Joann Estes and Virginia Inez Vantell.

He is survived by his wife: Norma Jane Blanton Estes; three sons: Todd Maurice Estes (Connie), Johnny Allen Estes (Terri), Jason Cecil Estes (Karen); one daughter: Nancy Janelle Estes; five grandchildren: Michael Estes, Matthew Estes, Lindsey Estes, Alex Estes and Caitlin Estes; one brother: Robert Larry Estes (Susan); one sister: Barbara Sue Sims (Wesley).

Visitation with the family will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church with Rickey Wade officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens. She will lie-in-state at Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church from 1 until 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church or your favorite charity. Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home is in charge of all the arrangements.

 

 

James L. Calton

James L. Calton, age 82 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from TVA and a member of Summertown Church of Christ. Mr. Calton was also a member of Mimosa Lodge No. 542, Scottish rite 32nd Degree Mason and an Al Menah Shriner.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Calton, Sr. and Jewell Rackley Calton; his wife, Ruth Davenport Calton; two brothers, Cecil Calton and Ernest Calton, J.; and two sisters, Carol Stephens and Shirley Copeland.

He is survived by

Two Daughters, Doris Wallace, Summertown, TN

Darlene Dewberry, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Dan Calton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Maxine Chapman, Summertown, TN

Six Grandchildren

Seven Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, October 21, 2016 with Jacob Evans officiating and a Masonic Service to follow. Interment will follow at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.

 

 

 

 

Hubert Taft Dunkin

Hubert Taft Dunkin, age 78 of Ethridge passed away on Ocotber 18, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Ethridge, TN., Bulldozer Operator and a member of the Church of Christ.

He is survived by

Wife, Verna Rogers Hughes Dunkin

One Daughter, Martha Springer and husband Ronnie

One Son, Thomas Dunkin and wife, Jennifer

Four Grandchildren, Michelle Dunkin, Jessica Goodwin, Jodi Springer, Heather Condley

Three Great Grandchildren, Jacob Kizer, Kane and Kase Goodwin

He was preceded in death by his parentss, Berry Clint and Maggie Lee Grissom Dunkin; four brothers, Hobert Dunkin, Boyd Dunkin, Odis Dunkin, Charles Dunkin and one sister, Earlene Dunkin.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Friday, October 21, 2016 at 2pm with Randy Kersey officiating and interment in John Lay Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Thursday, October 20, 2016 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

David R. Lindsey

David R. Lindsey, age 73 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Monday, October 17, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Maury County, TN., retired truck driver and a member of Summertown Baptist Church. Mr. Lindsey served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mote Baxter and Susie Agnes Walker Lindsey; infant son, Baby Boy Lindsey; and two brothers, Roland Lindsey and Leroy Lindsey.

He is survived by

Wife, Betty Lindsey, Summertown, TN

Two Sons, David "Randy" Lindsey, Jr.

Darrell "Rusty" Lindsey

Two Daughters, Deanna Renee Doyle

Darla Robin France

Thirteen Grandchildren, Savannah, Summer, Sara Beth, Sydney, Courtney, Jordan, Jacob, Logan, Blake, Chase, Kayla, Coleton and Kennedy

Four Great Grandchildren, Tanish, Lilly Ann, Gabe and Knoxleigh

One Sister, Virginia Bourke, Los Altos, CA

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Friday, October 21, 2016 with Howard Kitter officiating. Interment will follow at Lindsey Family Cemetery in Summertown, TN., with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to Summertown Baptist Church.

 

Pearline Scott Haithcoat Reynolds

Pearline Scott Haithcoat Reynolds, 79 of Florence, Alabama passed away October 17, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Reynolds was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Reynolds is survived by

Sons, Ricky Haithcoat, Florence, AL

James Haithcoat, Florence, AL

Charlie Haithcoat, Dora, AL

Jackie Reynolds, New Carlisle, OH

Mike Reynolds, New Lebanon, OH

Daughter, Peggy Montgomery, Florence, AL

Brother, David Scott

Sisters, Loven McKissack, Glenda Tingle, Earline Tingle, Brenda Scott, Gwen Keeton

16 Grandchildren

20 Great Grandchildren

3 Great Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by parents, Glen Eldridge Scott and Willie Ann Stricklin, husbands, James "Crowbar" Haithcoat and Jim Reynolds

Visitation will be Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at Christian Faith Church. The funeral service will be Friday at 1pm at the church with burial in Roger's Chapel Cemetery. Bro. Dennis Hanvey and Bro. Gerald Montgomery will officiate. The casket will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm

Pallbearers will be Chubby Kelly, Blake Haithcoat, Hunter Haithcoat, Buba Montgomery, Jason Kelly, and Blaine Daniels. Honorary pallbearers will be David King, Akin Kelly and Skylar Murphy.

The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses of ECM Hospital 2nd floor and AlaCare Hospice for the care they gave mom and our family.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arragnements.

 

 

Dr. M. L. Myhan

Dr. M. L. Myhan, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 16, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Russellville, AL., retired from Myhan Chiropractic and an avid outdoorsman.

Dr. Myhan was also a charter member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Past President of Tennessee Chiropractic Association, Past President of Lawrenceburg Rotary Club and Past President of the Lawrence County, Tennessee Chapter of the Archaeological Society. Dr. Myhan served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Mildred Fore Myhan; his wife, Dee Myhan; and one sister, Marjorie Myhan Briggs.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Jana Myhan White, Spring Hill, TN

One Son, Gregg K. Myhan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren, Jason Myhan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lisa Reimer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jennifer Ward, Spring Hill, TN

Russell White, Richmond, VA

Five Great Grandchildren

One Brother, Melvyn Myhan, Muscle Shoals, AL

Sister in Law, Linda Methvin Smith, Florence, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Those serving as Pallbearers, Dr. Wade Myhan, Jason Myhan, Steve Ward, Ed Saxon, John Fisher, Mark Terry

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10am to 11am Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Wednesday, October 19, 2016, with Mickey Brackin officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Friends of David Crockett State Park, 23 Crockett Park Road, Lawrenceburg, TN. 38464.

 

Tonia Marie Taylor Smith

Tonia Marie Taylor Smith, age 46 of Lawrenceburg passed away on October 17, 2016 at Leoma. She was a native of Hamilton, Ohio, Breakfast Cook at Rick's BBQ and a Baptist.

She is survived by

Husband, Timothy Smith

Two Sons, Taylor Smith and Tanner Smith

One Daughter, Tiffany Taylor

One Grandson, Declan Taylor

One Granddaughter, Raigan Smith

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clay and Lillian Fields Taylor

There will be no visitation or service.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Vinnie Ruth Skinner Stewart

Vinnie Ruth Skinner Stewart, age 81 of Summertown passed away on October 17, 2016 at her residence. She wa a native of Lawrence County, TN., a store clerk and a member of the Freedom Church of Christ.

She is survived by

Three Sons, Gary Stewart, Steve Stewart, Randy Stewart

One Daughter, Teresa Dryden

Grandchildren, Leda Dover, Todd Stewart, Layne Dryden, Stephanie Marks, Tyler Stewart

Six Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Hugh Stewart; her parents, William Earl and Myrtle Staggs Skinner; two brothers, Leo Skinner and Russell Skinner.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Wednesdday, October 19, 2016 at 10am with Jeff Smith officiating and interment in the Freedom Church of Christ Cemetery in Summertown.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Tuesday, October 18, 2016 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Virginia Maxine Alley

Virginia Maxine Alley, age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, October 14, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System Lawrenceburg following a long illness.

She leaves her husband of 67 years, Carmon Pate Alley

Three Daughters, Frances Porch, Faye Lanning and Renee Carter.

Seven Grandchildren, Derek Proch, Andrea Porch Herbert, Ali Lanning Triplett, Becky Lanning Greer, Chase Lanning, Chad Lanning and Hannah Carter Hillegas

Sixteen Great Grandchildren

Three Sisters, Elanor Gobbell, Tessie Belle Byrd and Glenda Gallaher

Nieces and Nephews

Mrs. Alley was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Ludy Thomas; and brother, James Thomas

Mrs. Alley was employed by Kay Windsor Clothing Company, Revco Drug Compand and Edwards Oil Company. She was a long time member of Deerfield Baptist Church and sang with the Melodaires. Later she was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg, TN., continuing her love of music, singing in the choir. Her hobbies were sewing, gardening, and cooking. She was an avid supporter of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. The family request donations be made to St. Jude in lieu of flowers.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6pm to 8pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Sunday, October 16, 2016 with David Gallaher officiating. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

James Earl Wright

James Earl Wright, age 59 of Lawrenceburg died Thursday, October 13, 2016 at St. Thomas Midtown Center in Nashville.

He is survived by

Wife, Sharon Wright of Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sons, James Wright, Brian Wright and Dante Martin

Five Daughters, Michelle Wright, Tracy wright, Kristy Wright, Amber Wright and Amanda Martin

His Parents, James Wright Sr. and Pauline Phillips

Two Brothers, Jerry Wright and Gary Wright

One Sister, Patsy Hardiman

14 Grandchildren

Special Friend, Betty Martin

Graveside Funeral service will be 1:15pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Houser Cemetery with Brother Bunn officiating and interment in Houser Cemetery.

Visitation will be 11am to 1pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home.

 

 

Roy Linden Simpson

Roy Linden Simpson, 66 of Lexington, Alabama passed away October 13, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Simpson was a native of Lauderdale County and a Baptist.

Mr. Simpson is survived by

Son, Bradley Simpson

Daughters, Christy Frazier, Kathy Haynie, Tina Wallace

Brothers, Danny Simpson, David Simpson, William Simpson

Sisters, Joye Ragan, Eloise Hamm

17 Grandchildren

5 Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by Parents, James Martin Simpson and Empress Nell Lash Simpson, Daughter, Rhonda Simpson, Sister, Shirley Pitts, one Great Grandchild.

Visitation will be Saturday, October 15, 2016 froom 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. the funeral service will be Sunday at 2pm in the funeral home chapel with Edward Burbank officiating. Burial will be in Hickory Flat Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Burbank, Phillip Tucker, Mark Tucker, Brakley simpson and Wade Simpson.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

B. W. Lovell

B. W. Lovell, age 81 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Dana Corp., and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe Wheeler and Delia Scott Lovell; his wife, Lavern Lovell; and his siblings, Bill Lovell, Mae Franklin, Bertha Lee, James Lovell, J.W. Lovell, Vee Butler, Annie Lovell, Louise Green, Etress roberts and Neal Corey.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Brenda Kay Boswell, Westpoint, TN

One Step Son, Billy Ray Lovell, Pulaski, TN

Four Grandchildren, Shannon Boswell, Chasity Luna, Rocky Lovell, Robert Lovell

Nine Great Grandchildren

One Brother, Webb Lovell, MI

Two Sisters, Edith Johns, AL

Nadine Cofield, AL

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. the family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Sunday, October 16, 2016 with Jerry Robbins officiating. Interment will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery in Wayne County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 

 

Martha Ann Kidd

Martha Ann Kidd, age 93 died Sunday, October 9, 2016 in Austin, TX. Martha Ann was born on October 28, 1922 to Meade S. Harwell Sr and Sallie Clevie Killen Harwell. She married William Felix Kidd on September 29, 1939. William preceded here in death on April 9, 1991.

After William's death, Martha Ann moved to Austin, TX to be closer to her family. Martha Ann was an active member of Eastern Star and the Methodist Church. She loved spending time with her family, laughing, and always wearing a smile on her face. Her poise and kindness was noticed by all and to know her was to love her.

On June 28th, 1998, Martha Ann married Hilton Simpson and they wer married until his death on February 17, 2008.

Martha Ann is survived by

Daughter, Beverly McGaffey of Austin, TX

Two Granddaughters, Robin Walters of Sequin, TX

Kelly Ann Garner and husband, Scott Garner of Austin, TX

One Great Grandson, Jack Casey Garner of Austin, TX

One Great Granddaughter, Katy Walters of Sequin, TX

One Great Great Granddaughter, Lily Ann Lunday of Sequin, TX

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association.

Private Graveside Funeral service will be 2pm Sunday, October 16, 2016 at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg.

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

 

 

Jerry Thomas Vandiver

Jerry Thomas Vandiver, 63 of Florence, Alabama passed away October 13, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mr. Vandiver was born in Indiana.

Mr. Vandiver is survived by

Brother, Michael Vandiver of Indiana

Sisters, Charlene Staggs of Florence

Carolyn Ranel of Indiana

Barbara Taylor of Indiana

He was preceded in death by Parents, Woodrow Wilson Vandiver and Mildren Louise Treston Vandiver, Brothers, Robert and Danny Ray Vandiver, Sisters, Louise Vandiver and Vear Vandiver

Visitation for Mr. Vandiver will be Friday, October 14, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Saturday at 1pm with Leon Cole Officiating. Burial will be in North Carolina Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Scotty King, Randall King, Stanley King, Kenny Staggs, Kenny Holden, and Roy Staggs. Honorary pallbearer will be Willie T. Robertson

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Susan Askew Sanders

Beloved wife and mother Susan Askew Sanders, 69, passed suddenly into the arms of Jesus on October 11, 2016 at her home in Wayne County, TN. To her last breath, she died as she had lived, full of love and serving God and others.

Susan was married to Franklin Sanders for nearly 49 years and gave life to seven children and through them fifteen grandchildren. Her husband and children were baffled when asked what she did. Everthing is the only answer, and all with love. She was a mother and grandmother, secretary, bookkeeper, pray-er, chicken dresser, chef, seamstress, tractor driver, errand runner, plumber, electrician, encourager, comforter, planner of parties, and she never forgot a birthday. The love of God overflowed from her to all around her, stranger or kin. Every single day she figured out how to lay down her life for others.

Susan helped found Christ Our Hope Reformed Episcopal Church in Westpoint, and was busy in all the Church's work, including the jail ministry. She never stopped working, she never stopped praying, she never stopped hoping, she never stopped believing. She was looking forward to "dancing with the angels."

Susan Leavell Askew was born on April 12, 1947 in Tampa, Florida, where her father, Lee Hewlett Askew of Memphis, was stationed with the Army. He mother, Amelia Leavell Askew, was also a native of Memphis, and Susan grew up there and graduated from Central High School in 1965.

On December 16, 1967 Susan married C. Franklin Sanders, Jr. of Memphis. She is survived by

Seven Children, Liberty Bain, and Justin Sanders of Westpoint, Worth Sanders of Vail, Colorado, Wright Sanders, of Westpoint, Christian Sanders, of Florence, Alabama, Mercy Houseal of Memphis and Zachariah Sanders, of Westpoiint.

Her grandchildren include, Liberty and Johnny's sons, Tucker, Bedford, Rook and West; Justin and Ellen's children Elijah, Andrew, Philip, Caroline and Henry; Wright and Jena's sons, Will, Jack and Everett; Christian and Erica's sons, Felix and Gus, and Zachariah and Victoria's son, Arthur. All Susan's siblings survive her; Lee and Mark Askew of Memphis, Pico Clauson of Minneapolis, John Askew of Orland, Florida and Amy Byrd of Nashville.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Friday, October 14, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral servvices will be conducted at Christ Our Hope RE Church at 1pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 with Dan Morse officiating. Interment will follow at Christ Our Hoope Cemetery in Westpoint, TN. Memorials may be sent to Christ Our Hope Reformed Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 195 Westpoint, TN 38486, marked either for "Jail Ministry" or "Garden".

The Lord gave, the Lord hath taken away. Blessed be the name of the Lord.

 

 

Thelma Reeves Blue

Thelma Reeves Blue, age 90 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Hillview in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and attended Henryville School. She married David Blue, Sr. in 1949. Mrs. Blue worked at Salant & Salant, was a homemaker and a member of Barnesville United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Florence Allison Reeves, Jr. and Nellie Mary Holland Reeves, her husband, David N. Blue, Sr.

She is survived by

Three Sons, David N. Blue, Jr., Summertown, TN

Keith F. Blue, Franklin, TN

Cary P. Blue, Spring Hill, TN

One Sister, Marilyn Mulkey, Knoxville, TN

Five Grandchildren, Evan Williams, Kate Williams, Miles Erwin, Audrey Erwin, Charles Erwin

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 7pm Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Henryville Cemetery at 10am Friday, October 14, 2016 with Glynn Newell officiating.

 

 

Edie Jannette Mitchell Tyler

Edie Jannette Mitchell Tyler, age 66 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, and of the Church of Christ Faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Doyle and Frances Evelyn burdick Mitchell.

She is survived by

Husband, Thomas William Tyler, Sr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Thomas William Tyler, Jr., Murfreesboro, TN

Kevin Cecil Tyler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren

One Brother, Kerry Mitchell, Ethridge, TN

Two Sisters, Rita Preslar, Ethridge, TN

Valerie Barnett, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, October 14, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Saturday, October 15, 2016. Interment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to the Lawrence County Public Library.

 

 

David Shane Dickerson

David Shane Dickerson, 40 of Lexington, Alabama passed away October 11, 2016 at ECM Hospital. He was an installer for Direct Heating & Cooling and a member of the Center Hill Church of Christ.

Survivors include,

Mother, Vickie Dickerson

Father, David Dickerson

Sons, Tyler Bryant Dickerson and Wheeler James Dickerson

Daughter, Adeline Renee Dickerson ( Daddy's girl)

Half Sister, Raven Beck

Visitation will be Friday, October 14, 2016 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be at 1pm with Bro. Grreg Dial officiating. Burial will follow in Center Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Keith Holden, Kenny Holden, Greg Gray, Kyle Holden, Brooks Elliott and Jason Huepel. Honorary pallbearers will be Jaxson Green and Karson Thigpen.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Lois Franklin Forsythe

Lois Franklin Forsythe, 76 of Rogersville, Alabama passed away October 11, 2016 at his residence. He was a truck driver for TVA and a member of the TVA Teamsters, an Army National Guard Veteran and a Christian.

Survivors include

Sons, Mark Lee Forsyhte

Joseph Franklin

Daughter, Donna Lisa Gronemeyer

Sister, Glenda Forsythe Erwin

5 Grandchildren

4 Great Grandchildren

1 Great Great Grandchild on the way

4 Nieces

1 Nephew

Special girlfriend, Virginia Eckl

Preceded in death by Parents, Emory Lee and Evelyn Lois Davis Forsythe, Sister, Edith Louise Johns and Betty Jean Canerday

There will be a celebration of life on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Dee Myhan

Dee Myhan, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from David Crockett State Park, former hostess at Story and Lee and a charter member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. L.D. Methvin and Estelle Hudson Methvin; and one sister, Norma Methvin Ruhling.

She is survived by

Husband, Dr. M.L. Myhan, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Jana Myhan White, Spring Hill, Tn

One Son, Gregg K. Myhan, Lawrencceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren, Jason Myhan, Lawrencceburg, TN

Lisa Reimer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jennifer Ward, Spring HIll, TN

Russell White, Richmond, VA

Five Great Grandchildren

One Sister, Linda Methvin Smith, Florence, AL

Brother in Law, Melvyn Myhan, Muscle Shoals, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1:30pm to 3pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 with David Simmerman officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to the Lawrence County Public Library.

 

 

Lonnie Edward Olmstead

Lonnie Edward Olmstead, age 54 of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at home after a sudden illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., a Construction Worker and a Baptist.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 2pm Nolan Perry will be officiating. Burial will follow in Odem Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 2pm on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Daughter, Mandy Roberts, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Wayne Olmstead, Loretto, TN

1 Brother, Robert Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Sister, Earlene Holden, St. Joseph, TN

4 Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Newphews aslo survive.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Debbie Kay Graves

Debbie Kay Graves, age 62 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., and retired from Graves Equipment of Murfreesboro, TN.

She is survived by

Husband, David Earl Graves, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Dana Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Brian South, Lawrenceburg, TN

Seven Grandchildren, Joey Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jake Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Clint Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

LaShea McGill, Eva, AL

Brianna Maldonado, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brian South, Jr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Melesa Brown, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

 

Jan Mathis Clifton

Jan Mathis Clifton, age 75 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from the Lawrence County Clerks Office and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ where she taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School for 40 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, H.A. and Bertha Lois Rigsby Mathis; and one sister, Joyce fields and husband Richard.

She is survived by

Husband, Bob Clifton, Leomoa, TN

One Daughter, Janna Mangrum, Florence, AL

One Son, Bobby Clifton II, MD., Shelby, NC

One Sister, Martha Anne kennedy, Woodstock, VA

Six Grandchildren, Mark Hendrix, Mt. Pleasant, TN

Chambliss Howell, Saltillo, MS

Hunt Roberts, Florence, AL

Will Clifton, Shelby, NC

Braxton Clifton, Shelby, NC

Victoria Clifton, Shelby, NC

Four Great Grrandchildren

Special Nieces, Katrina Stroop, Randa Kennedy

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 2pm Wednesday, October 12, 2016 with Bobby Clifton II, MD officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to Heritage Christian University in Florence, AL., or Scottie Dog Rescue.

 

 

Robert Loyce Hughes Jr.

Robert Loyce Hughes Jr., age 87 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Signature Healthcare of Columbia in Columbai, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN. Before retiring he worked as a mechanic, as well as for the Lawrence County Road Department and was a manager of a lumber yard. He served his country honorably in the Army and was a member of the Summertown Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Loyce Sr. and Trannie Smith Hughes; his wife of 63 years, Lurlene Blackwood Hughes. Three Sisters, Ava Nelle Mudse, Imogene Giles and Barbara Ann Eaves; and one brother, Bill Hughes.

He is survived by

Three Sons, Wayne Hughes, Summertown, TN

Jerry Hughes, Summertown, TN

Jeff Hughes, Summertown, TN

Three Brothers, D.T. Hughes

Harvey Hughes

Charles Hughes

Two Sisters, Linda Faye Smith

Sheila Konig

6 Grandchildren, Chris, Greg, Amy, Corey, Trevor, Michael

10 Great Grandchildren

4 Step Grandchildren

5 Step Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, October 10, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, October 11, 2016 with Howard Kitter officiating. Interment will follow at Summertown Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

Nancy Dale Smith Gray

Nancy Dale Smith Gray, age 62 of Iron City, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., a Homemaker and a Baptist.

Graveside services will be held at Napier Cemetery on Monday, October 10, 2016 at Napier Cemetery. Wayne Mattox will be officiating. Burial will follow in Napier Cemetery.

Survivors are

Husband, Jerry Gray, Iron City, TN

Mother, Hazel Myhan and Step Father, William Myhan, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Daughters, Reeder Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tammy Parker, AL.

1 Son, Joseph Gray, FL

2 Sisters, Christine Dial, Lawrenceburg, TN

Rebecca Springer, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Brother, Charles Smith, Loretto, TN

6 Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Rose Marie Burns White

Rose Marie Burnss White, age 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at The Summit of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from the State of Tennessee and Dixon Insurance and a member of Meadow View Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Vincent Francis and Maud Brewer Burns; and her husband, Glenn Miles White.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Sharon Davis, Loretto, TN

Benita Turner, Loretto, TN

One Sister, Betty Gobbell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Tommy Burns, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren

Nine Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 2pm Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, October 9, 2016 with Charles Gresham and Jimmy Nave officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

Marcie Vandena Lee

Marcie Vandena Lee, age 81 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Waynesboro Health and Rehabilitation Center in Waynesboro, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., former Lawrence County Register of Deeds and a member of New Life In Christ Fellowship in Alabama.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Perry and Flora McAdams Lee; five sisters, Daphine Patterson, Eyvonne Maness, Peggy Peden, Jennifer Hatfield, and Dottie Lee; and three brothers, Carmel Lee, Ree Lee, and Thomas Lee.

She is survived by

One Son, Jimmy Massey, Jr., Birmingham, AL

Two Daughters, Ann K. Tidwell, Westpoint, TN

Joy Bunt, Leoma, TN

Two Sisters, Annette Bayless, Shirley Lee

Three Brothers, James Lee, Bobby Lee, Edward Lee

Six Grandchildren

Six Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, October 8, 2016 with Brad Campbell officiating. Interment will follow at Shaw Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

 

James Henry Curtis

James Henry Curtis, age 81, Killen, Alabama passes away October 6, 2016 at his home. Mr. Curtis was a retired Construction Superintendent for Pneumatic Concrete and a member of Shiloh Church of Christ.

Mr. Curtis is survived by

Sons, James H. Curtis, Jr. of Florida

Gregory D. Curtis and wife Molly of Georgia

Mitchell R. Curtis and wife Tina of Florence, AL

Brothers, Arvil Curtis and Don Curtis

Sister, Sarah Curtis Gresham

5 Grandchildren

3 Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by parents, Ernest C. curtis and Pauline Chandler Curtis.

The funeral service will be Satruday at 2pm in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Jimmy Delowell Kennedy

Jimmy Delowell "Jimbo" Kennedy, age 44 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, October 2, 2016 at his residence. He was born December 14, 1971 and was a devout Christian.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy W. Kennedy.

He is survived by

Two Sons, Kade Kennedy, Clarksville, TN

Cameron Kennedy, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother and Step-Father, Valeris Jo and Keith Slater, Prospect, TN

One Sister, Tina Kennedy Slater, Pulaski, TN

One Brother in Law, Brian Slater, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother, Randy White, Pulaski, TN

Two Nephews, Wesson Tittle, Pulaski, TN

Colten Slater, Pulaski, TN

Grandmother, Sarah Kennedy, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fiancee, Sheilah Stephenson

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 2pm Friday, October 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, October 7, 2016 with Johnny Bain officiating. Interment will follow at Kidd Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

David Stansell Poague

David Stansell Poague, age 59, of Florence, AL passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at ECM after an extended illness. He was a native of Lauderdale County, AL, worked maintenance, and was of the non-denominational faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents: William Stansall Poague, Sr., and Elois Anders Poague; and one brother Chris Poague.

He is survived by his wife: Kelly Bates Poague of Florence; two sons: William Poague II (Raschia) of St. Joseph and Vincent Mazzucco of Sarasota, FL; one daughter: Dawn Weems of Florence, AL; one brother: Troy Poague of Florence; three sisters: Freda Benson (Charles) and Denise McDonald, both of Florence, and Wanda Richardson (Doyce) of Killen, AL; nine grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at Loretto Memorial Chapel at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 7, 2016 with Kenneth Floyd officiating. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery.

 

Addie Lynn Lopp

Addie Lynn Lopp, infant daughter of Skylar & Chelsea Lopp, of Loretto, TN., passed away Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Parkridge East Hospital in Chattanooga, TN.

Along with her parents, she is survived by

Three Brothers, Mica Lopp, Loretto, TN

Easton Lopp, Loretto, TN

Brayden Lopp, Loretto, TN

Grandparents, Sheryl Lopp, Loretto, TN

Terry Lopp, St. Joseph, TN

Shonna Allison and Clint Rowden, Leoma, TN

Michael and Mary Ann Allison, Florence, AL

Anthony and Robin McGee, Lexington, AL

Great Grandparents, Joan Cox, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jim and Lora Lopp, St. Joseph, TN

Shirley and Eugene Allison, Cypress Inn, TN

Johnny and Joyce Robertson, Iron City, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Bonnertown Cemetery at 11am Thursday, October 6, 2016 with Van Henry Vansandt officiating.

 

Bernard Walter Wojciechowski

Bernard Walter Wojciechowski, 91 of Florence, Alabama passed away October 1, 2016 at ECM Hospital. He was a Pipe Fitter for Amaizo Corp., in East Chicago, Indiana and an Army Veteran of WWII. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.

Survivors include,

Wife, Lillian Wojciechowski

Step-Daughter, Amy McCain

Brother, Robert Wojciechowski, wife Donna

Sister, Theresa Borem, husband Don

Preceded in death by Brother, Donald Wojciechowski, Sister, Jay Madryic

There will be a graveside service Monday, October 3, 2016 at 10am at St. Michael's Cemetery in St. Florian.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Elva Dean Kilpatrick

Elva Dean Kilpatrick, 92 of Killen, Alabama passed away September 30, 2016 at her residence. She was a housewife and a member of the Center Hill Church of Christ.

Survivors include

Sons, Charlie Wayne Kilpatrick

Oscar Kilpatrick

David Kilpatrick

Daughters, Joyce Marie Word

Janice Gail McMurtrey

Sisters, Vernicile McMurtrey

Bonnie Nell Clemons

Jean Wilkerson

Grandchildren, Chris Kilpatrick, Alex Kilpatrick, Kelly McMasters, Nickey Word, Sherrie Townsend, Tonya Turpen, Tammaca Bevis, Benji Kilpatrick, Russell Kilpatrick, Felicia Golliver, Kenya Hayes, Sandy McMurtrey and Jerrica Hendrix

17 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by Husband, C.W. Kilpatrick, Parents, Johnnie Bradley and Nellie Hill Bradley

Visitation will be Sunday, October 2, from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Monday at 11am at Center Hill Church of Christ with Wayne Kilpatrick and Ben Hayes officiating. Burial will be in Center Hill Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Virginia Powers Thomas

Virginia Powers Thomas, age 84, passed away on October 1, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Henry Thomas, sons, John Mark Thomas and Jerry Martin Thomas; prents, Veda and Manker Powers; Sister, Faye McMillian; and granddaughter, Sarah Crews.

She is survived by

Sons, Lewis Thomas and Nathan Thomas

Daughters, June Myrick, Mary Beth Davis and Becky Baggett

Daughter-in-Law, Susan Thomas

Fifteen Grandchildren

Nineteen Great Grandchildren

Brother, Harold Powers

Sister, Carolyn P. Anderson

Virginia was born on November 17, 1931 and was raised in Athens, TN. She was a graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan College in Athens and U. T. Nursing school in Memphis, TN., where she met her husband. Dr. and Mrs Thomas lived for many years in Shreveport, LA and later moved to Dr. Thomas' hometown of Lawrenceburg, TN.

She was very active in the First Baptist Church of Lawrenceburg where she taught and served in many areas. She was known for her love for God and His word, and taught in Backyard Bible Clubs, VBS, ladies fellowships and other areas where she had the opportunity. She loved Christ and impacted her family and community for God's glory. In recent years, she was a resident of Brentwood Retirement Community and member of Grace Life Church of the Shoals in Muscle Shoals, AL. The family would like to thank her caregivers, Brentwood Retirement Community, Mitchell-Hollingsworth and Amedisys Hospice for their love and support.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The visitation and home going service for Virginia Thomas will be on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home in Lawrenceburg, TN. The visitation will be from 11am to 2pm with the service beginning at 2pm Dr. Jeff Noblitt will officiate. Interment will be in Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Her desire to be in heaven with her Lord, which she expressed often in recent years, is now a reality and we rejoice in her victory. Because of her heart for mission work, gifts may be made in her honor to: Anchored In Truth MIssions, P.O. Box 520, Florence, AL. 35631; or When Will We Cry, 915 O'Henry Dr., Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

 

 

James H. Polk

James H. Polk, age 87 of Lawrenceburg died Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Mt. Pleasant Health and Rehab Center in Mt. Pleasant, TN. He was an Air Force Veteran of the Korean War and a member of St. Johns Methodist Church.

He is survived by

Two Sons, James Polk Jr. and William Jeffery Polk

One Daughter, Regina Grayson

One Sister, Margaret Davis

Six Grandchildren

Eleven Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by his wife Mable Polk; his parents, Jule Polk and Merlinda Smith Polk and two Brothers, W. C. Polk and Floyd Polk.

Funeral service will be 1pm Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel with Bettye Lewis officiating and interment in Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Visitation will be 12pm to 1pm Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.