Name, Age, Residence

Friday, April 29, 2016

Gene Grinnell 84, Lawrenceburg

Dorothy Ferrell Roper Ingram 83, Loretto, TN

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Gavin Gean Nix, infant, Lawrenceburg

Monday, April 25, 2016

Lillian Smith 95, Lawrenceburg

Tim Reels 51, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Frank Ward Martin Howard 76, Killen, AL

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Jerry Thomas Best 80, Lexington, AL

Friday, April 22, 2016

Mary Emily Brown 88, Hodgenville, KY

Pam Yates 51, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, April 21, 2016

James Webb 86, Lawrenceburg, TN

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Donna R. Cole 57, Greenhill, AL

Christine East Joiner 91, Florence, AL

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Guindell Lee Staggs 48, Lawrenceburg

Monday, April 18, 2016

Ronnie Gobbell 67, Lawrenceburg

W.J. McLain 90, Westpoint, TN

Arrie Mae Fowleer Suggs 100, Killen, AL

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Juanita Louis Newton 77, Leoma, TN

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Gary Alan Smith 69, Lawrenceburg

Steven Lance Hamilton 45, Florence, AL

Friday, April 15, 2016

Gloria Dean Bennett Weathers 75, Loretto

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Keith McClanahan 60, Killen, AL

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Sherry Carter 60, Lawrenceburg, TN

Allen P. Short 83, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Gladys Waltz Miller 85, Lawrenceburg, TN

James Bowden 89, Lawrenceburg, TN

Christine Marie Reed 56, Florence, AL

Charles Brown 71, Ardmore

Monday, April 11, 2016

Imogene Farris Richardson 89, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Edna Ruth Hardiman 86, Lawrenceburg, TN

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Howard Williams 72, Nashville, TN

Queena Elizabeth Casteel 79, Lawrenceburg, TN

Horace Clifford Dover 79, Lawrenceburg, TN

Gentry Cornelious Kelley 88, Rogersville, AL

Friday, April 8, 2016

Birdie Bennett 92, Lawrence County, TN

Clyde Hardison Goolsby 80, Loretto

Everly Kolesar 2, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Herbert Seymore 82, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

David French 61, Ethridge

Waymon Green 66, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Helen Prosser 90, Lawrenceburg

Monday, April 4, 2016

Harvey Vanderford 68, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Kenneth Oneal Turner 69, Loretto, TN

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Hoyet Lee Parker 90, Greenhill, AL

Friday, April 1, 2016

Everett Wayne Ivie 68, Columbia, TN

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Pauline Doris Butler 91, Five Points

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Willadean Glover 75, Lawrenceburg

Annette Barnes 63, Lawrenceburg

Clyde Porter 82, Leoma

Vernon Hugh Pettus 85, Florence, AL

Monday, March 28, 2016

Della Jane Wilkinson Payne 87, Summertown

Lena Alice Robertson 88, Lawrenceburg

Ruby Viola Nelson 96, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Myra Ann Cox Patterson 78, Killen, AL

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Oley Franklin Vermillion Jr. 83, Florence, AL

Penny Lynn Marks 54, Columbia, TN

Robert E. Price 76, Leoma

Friday, March 25, 2016

Linda Carol Tanner 72, Ethridge

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Dorothy Fox 89, Madison, TN

Louise Atwell Bogus 79, Killen, AL

Joyce McGee Aaron 82, Lawrenceburg

Waunell Myres 77, Loretto

Robert Gleen Harris 77, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Bonnie Faye Wallace 76, Leoma

Gordon Calaway Wilkinson 87, Lawrenceburg

Bobby Bedingfield 75, Creve Coeur, IL

Monday, March 21, 2016

Brenda Gail Byrd Leighton 64, Lawrenceburg

Raymond Kenneth Payne Sr. 69, Leoma

Donna Lynne Lovelace Martin 52, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, March 20, 2016

John Bumpas Jr. 83, Lawrenceburg

Kathy Woodward 66, Leoma

James Luther Byrd 63, Westpoint, TN

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Gerald Wade Bradley 50, Ethridge

Friday, March 18, 2016

Brenda King 54, Summertown

Jeffery Dale Williams 49, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Douglas Walter Hagan 71, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Willie Jean Doss Gibson 82, Lawrenceburg

Mary Lila Belew Willis 97, Lexington, AL

Monday, March 14, 2016

Algie Irene Burgess House 100, Florence, AL

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Richard Dewayne Cox 59, Rogersville, AL

Ruby L. Davis 94, Hendersonville, TN

Beverly Annette Carruth 67, Lexington, AL

Janet Pierce Risner 88, Leander, TX

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Birdie Louise Carey 77, Dresden, TN

Friday, March 11, 2016

Royce Glenn Smith 80 Summertown

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Willie Mae Eledge Huntley 94, Leoma

Cecil Staggs 81, Lawrenceburg

Miranda Lynn Ezell 34, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Billy Ray Peden 64, Five Points

William Nicholas “Nick” Fleeman 34, Lawrenceburg

Shirley Marie Judkins Keener 69, Lawrenceburg

Paul Douglas Helson 69, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Verna Roberts 88, Lawrenceburg

Stella Mae Bee 84, Killen, AL

Monday, March 7, 2016

Henry Earl Franklin 89, Ethridge

Ramona Creecy 61, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Clettis Wayne McLaughlin 69, Killen

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Judy Kay Taylor 57, Lawrenceburg

Flora Mae Holloway 78, Summertown, TN

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Joe Copeland 48, Lawrenceburg

Monday, February 29, 2016

Troy Wayne Tefteller 57, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Modena Wilcoxson Norwood 85, Leoma

Friday, February 26, 2016

Virginia Pauline Gray 87 , Lawrenceburg

Glenda Sue Butler 59, Lawrenceburg

Naomi Elizabeth Curtis Richardson 80, Florence, AL

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Aceier Laine Laws-Mitchell infant, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Karen L. Staggs 66, Lawrenceburg

Emma Jean Thrasher 63, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

William Charles Kerstiens 87, Loretto

Robert Ford Gillespie 69, Muscle Shoals

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Willie Idell Rogers 76, Killen, AL

Betty Joyce Jackson 75, Florence, AL

Friday, February 19, 2016

Marion Geneva Flippo Mirus 88, Louisville, KY

Temple Susanne Russ 46, Florence, AL

Glynda Ann Hardwick 66, St. Joseph, TN

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Margaret Elizabeth Shrader 80, Summertown

Dixie Bivens Prince 83, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Oliver Martin Duncan 82, Lawrenceburg

Charlie Phillips Barton 85, Lawrenceburg

James Oliver McGee 87,

Betty Davis Clemmons 75, Killen, AL

Syble Louise Hunt Garner 83, Lake City, FL

Minnie Lurene Venable Eddy 81, Loretto

Monday, February 15, 2016

Roger A. Knisley 73, Lawrenceburg

Dan K. Holland 77, Ethridge

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Terry Wayne Snider 70, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Ottis Gentry Allen 93, Lexington, AL

Linda Sue Sutton 71, Lawrenceburg

Friday, Februay 12, 2016

Sharon Ann Gray Wilson 64, Florence, AL

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Mary H. Butler 91, Knoxville

Murrel Dean Flippo Yarnell 88, Nashville

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Marvetta Castell 76, Ethridge

Monday, February 8, 2016

Marie Ovie Meyers Brown 92, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Jim Hill 73, Lawrenceburg

Bruce Henry Linker 73, Spring Hill, TN

Saturday, February 6, 2016

John Snider 80, Ethridge

Emerson Hall Allen 72, St. Joseph, TN

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Anna Marie Hill 83, Lawrenceburg

Jimmie Sue Thigpen Barnes 76, Killen, AL

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Bruce Long 65 Lawrenceburg

Monday, February 1, 2016

Adrienne LaVerne Young 89, Lawrenceburg

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Harold T. Allen 94, Hohenwald, TN

Sylvia Shelton 55, Summertown

Henry Ford Chance 91, Leoma

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Thelma Margaret Luna 84, Lawrenceburg

Friday, January 29, 2016

Ernest George Kollefrath, Jr. 70 Florence

Jay Smith 52, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, Janaury 27, 2016

Robbie Sue Grisham Helson 72, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Norma Jane Lewis 83, Lawrenceburg

Monday, January 25, 2015

Rachel L. Bobo 92, Summertown

Ada Evelyn Taylor 95, Kaufman, TX

Sunday, January 24, 2015

Larry Steven Glenn 60, Murfreesboro, TN

John D. Thornton 85, Lexington, AL

Friday, January 22, 2016

Clara Mae Bell Wallace 88, Killen, AL

Travis Dewell Grainger 91, Charlotte, TN

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Elmer Cooke 87, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Charles Lovoight Headrick 90, Leoma

Mary Townsend Griggs 93, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Pearlee Fletcher 64, Lawrenceburg

James Horace Stutts 90

Monday, January 18, 2016

Marie L. Davis 91, Loretto

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Larry Joe Lomax 60, Lawrenceburg

Travis Smith 64, Fairview, TN

Friday, January 15, 2016

Gerald Michael 73, Lawrenceburg

Joe Marcus Price 57, Lawrenceburg

Johnnie Elton Liverett 87, Alabama

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Marion Luffman 73, Lawrenceburg

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Murray Hall 56, Lexington, AL

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Huel Jackson Seymore 76, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Lynda Juanita Wallace 71, Clifton, TN

Hollis Edward Michael 94, Killen, AL

Friday, January 8, 2016

Annie L. Hull 89, Summertown, TN

Larry Lee Anderson 57, Lawrenceburg

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Benny Hancock 86, Lawrenceburg

James Lloyd Dixon Jr. 52, Lawrenceburg

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Ruth Moomaw Horton 92, Florence, AL

Caleb Nathaniel Roath 19, Lawrenceburg

Monday, January 4, 2016

Joel Dewayne Kyle 34, Minor Hill

James Chester Cobb, Jr. 61, Summertown

Mattie Irene Brackin 94, Town Creek

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Elizabeth Kelly 86, Waynesboro

Donnie Ray Lamprecht 71, Loretto

Alejandro Flores Munguia Jr. 70, Lawrenceburg

Saturday, January 2, 2016

Dennis Granville Watson 66, Athens, AL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gene Grinnell

Gene Grinnell, age 84, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from the City of Lawrenceburg and a member of The Way Church. Mr. Grinnell served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wince and Molly Jaco Grinnell; his wife, Retha McBride Grinnell; two sisters, Nellie Adkins and Dolly Robinson; three brothers, Albert Grinnell, James Grinnell, and Bill Grinnell; and tow step-children, Louis Junior Robertson and Douglas Robertson.

He is survived by

One Son, Ricky Grinnell, Zebulon, GA

One Daughter, Kathy McGee, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Virgil Grinnell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Dorothy Marie Kelly, Lawrenceburg, TN

Frances Bailey, TX

Four Step-Children, Judy Easom, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nellie Adkins, Pulaski, TN

Jerry Robertson, Poplar Bluff, MO

Kenny Robertson, Rogersville, AL

22 Grandchildren

50 Great Grandchildren

47 Great Great Grandchildren

9 Great Great Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends form 3pm to 7pm Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, May 2, 2016 with Bryan Camp and Larry Creekmore officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

Dorothy Ferrell Roper Ingram

Dorothy Ferrell Roper Ingram, age 83 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 29, 2016 at Mt. Pleasant Health & Rehab after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., retired from Murray Ohio, a member of Crossroads Freewill Baptist Church and a member of Loretto Eastern Star.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Monday, May 2, 2016 at 2pm. Ronald Mashburn will be officiating. Burial will follow in Bonnertown Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2pm to 8pm Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sons, Talmadge Roper, Loretto, TN

Stan Ingram, Cloverdale, AL

4 Daughters, Joan Smith, Loretto, TN

Linda Garner, Leoma, TN

Kathy Dowdy, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jan Williams, Leoma, TN

2 Sisters, Vida Mae Owens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nora Belle Scott, Lexington, AL

8 Grandchildren

14 Great Grandchildren

4 Great Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by husband, Junior Roper and James Ingram, parents, Dock Talmadge and Roma Ferrell, sisters, Essie Ferrell, Dessie Krompegal and Louisa Birdyshaw, grandson, Kerry Smith.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Gavin Gean Nix

Gavin Gean Nix, infant son of Justin Nix and Kelsey Lopp, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away April 26, 2016.

Along with his parents, he is survived by

Two Brothers, Zayden Alexander Nix, Lawrenceburg, TN

Malki Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, McKinzie Olmstead, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandmother, Lisa Rochelle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandfather, Neal Nix, Leoma, TN

Several Aunts and Uncles also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, April 30, 2016 with Charlie Cook officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Tim Reels

Tim Reels, age 51 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 18, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Mt. Juliet, TN., and a self employed concrete finisher.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Thelma Jewel Reels.

He is survived by

Wife, Wanda Reels, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Timothy Reels, Lebanon, TN

Three Step Sons, Richard Amlin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Thomas Brewer, Loretto, TN

Gregory Brewer, Waynesboro, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

A memorial service will be conducted at Highland Park Baptist Church at 2pm Saturday, April 30, 2016.

 

Lillian Smith

Lillian Smith, age 95, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 25, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lexington, AL., a homemaker and a member of Park Grove Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John D. and Cora Cole Putman; her husband, Edward David Smith; one son, Timothy Ray Smith; two grandsons, Dwight Rochelle and Keith Smith; one son-in-law, Paul Vaughn; one great great grandson, Jaxson David Staggs; one sister, Mary Sue Clark; and five brothers, Leroy Putman, Lincoln Putman, Reeder Putman, Fred Putman, and Herbert Putman.

She is survived by

Four Daughters, Wanda Faye Vaughn, Cookeville, Tn

Betty Jean Rochelle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Willarene Fisher, Lawrenceburg, TN

Virginia Gail Wunner, Chattanooga, TN

Five Sons, Bobby Wayne Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Edwin Eugene Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

J.W. Smith, Columbia, TN

Michael Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Gary David Smith, Ethridge, TN

One Brother, John C. Putman, Harrison, AR

30 Grandchildren

59 Great Grandchildren

7 Great Great Granchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Thursday, April 28, 2016 with David Gallaher and J.D. Bosheers officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 

Frank Ward Martin Howard

Frank Ward Martin Howard, 76 of Killen, Alabama passed away April 24, 2016 after an extended illness. Mr. Howard was a native of Everett, Washington. He was a retired Special Investigator for State Farm, a retired Army SFC/E-7, and a member of the NRA.

Mr. Howard is survived by

Daughters, Alisa McClelland-Orr and husband David

Tia Howard

Grandsons, Mathew Thompson and William Thompson

4 Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by parents, Frank Howard and Vivian Lensdale Howard and by his wife Sherrill Howard.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Jerry Thomas Best

Jerry Thomas Best, age 80 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Athens Limestone Hospital after a brief illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Supervisor from Murray Ohio ebployee #2 at Lawrenceburg, TN., an Army Veteran and a member of Anderson Church of Christ and served at basketball referee in Alabama and Tennessee.

Graveside services will be held at Pettus Cemetery on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 10am David Cox will be officiating. Burial will follow in Pettus Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Daughter, Kelley Dawn Caudle, Huntsville, AL

2 Sons, Tony Donald Best, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jeffery Todd Best, Rogersville, AL

2 Grandchildren

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

Preceded in death by parents, Denver and Lucile Crews Best, wife, Mary Evelyn Best, sister, Judith Peerkins

Family request in Lieu of flowers make donations to Thadeus Green Memorial Scholarship University of North Alabama or The University of Tennessee Womens Basketball Team.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Pam Yates

Pam Yates, age 51 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 22, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a self employed hair stylist.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Barbara Franklin Clark; and her husband, Ricky Yates.

She is survived by

Father, Bobby Vandiver, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Leah Trimble, Powderly, KY

Two Sons, Will Yates, Harvest, AL

Nick Yates, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Sisters, Natalie Short, Lawrenceburg, TN

April Long, Summertown, TN

Two Grandchildren, Jay Willis, Jocee Willis

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, April 24, 2016 at Gum Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Gum Springs Church at 11am Monday, April 25, 2016 with Chad Clanton officiating. Mrs. Yates will lie in state at the church from 10am until 11am. Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

Mary Emily Brown

Mary Emily Brown, age 88 of Hodgenville, Kentucky passed away Friday, April 22, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Ethridge, TN., a homemaker and a lifelong member of the Church of Christ where she attended Shady Grove Church of Christ and Hodgenville Church of Christ in Hodgenville, KY.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Julius Wilson "JW" and Ida Bell Wildman Gray; her husband, Troy "Johnny" Brown; four brothers, Bonnie Gray, Raphel Gray, Bernie Gray and JW Gray; and tow sisters, Ruth Wright and Helen Norman.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Troy Brown, Hodgenville, KY

Kevin Brown, Summertown, TN

Four Daughters, Pamela Bennett, Lawrenceburg, TN

Joan Hale, Nashville, Tn

Diana Mason, Nashville, TN

Janine Brown, Elizabethtown, KY

Seven Grandchildren, Lowell Oak, Desiree Phillips, Brandon Brown, Ethan Brown, Serena Brown, Jessica Bates, Jordan Brown

Nine Great Grandchidlren

One Great Great Grandchild

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 2pm Sunday, April 24, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, April 24, 2016 with Jeff Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

James Dunn Webb

James Dunn Webb, age 86 of Lawrenceburg died Thursday, April 21, 2016 at NHC Brink Street Lawrenceburg. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and retired from the US Coast Guard as Chief of Staff - Second District after 40 years of service.

He is survived by

Wife, Jane Barnett Webb of Lawrenceburg

One Son, James D. Webb, Jr. of Glen Carbon, IL

He was preceded ind eath by his parents, Chester Potter Webb and Marian Dunn Webb

One Daughter, Deborah Jane

One Brother, Chester P Webb. Jr

Two Sisters, Mary Buchanan Davis and Martha Louise Williams.

Funeral service will be 11am Monday, April 25, 2016 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Joseph Mundakal CMI officiating and interment in Calvary Cemetery with full military honors

Visitation will be 5pm to 7pm Sunday, April 24, 2016 at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel. Rosary will be 7pm Sunday, April 24 with Father Joseph Mundakal CMI conducting.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Christine East Joiner

Christine East Joiner, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 in Florence, AL., at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her husband, Grovis Joiner in 2012.

She is survived by

Daughter, Deborah Cox and her husband Harvey

Three Sisters, Earline Thigpen and family.

Lois Horton and family

Youvonne Haddock and family

Your family and extended family and friends love you and will miss you dearly. You have always been known as Mother Nature to us and now you are planting flowers in Heaven. God just gained a beautiful soul in Heaven and he took away your pain and grief.

From you Daughter: Mother, I will miss you every day and will see you in everything that I do from now to eternity. We have lived together for the past ten years and it will be hard to get through each day without you but I know you are with our loved ones and you are not in pain. I hope I did everything I could do and I ask God to give me strength to continue on this journey we call life. I love you very much.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Arrie Mae Fowler Suggs

Arrie Mae Fowler Suggs, 100 went home to be with her Lord and Savior on April 18, 2016 at her home in Killen, AL.

She was born in Green Sea, SC., on November 21, 1915 and resided in Charlotte, NC., over 40 years where she retired from Union Carbide. She was predeceased by her husband, Marion A. Suggs, her son, Jimmy Wayne Suggs, and thirteen younger siblings.

She is survived by

Children, Milton Suggs of Riverview, FL., Bonnie Nance of Killen, AL., Barbara Myers of West Monroe, LA., Rose Wright of China Grove, NC., Lillie Cauble of China Grove, NC., and Mike Suggs of Brown Summit, NC.

She is also survived by 10 Grandchildren, 21 Great Grandchildren and 4 Great Great Grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7pm to 9pm, Thursday, April 21 at McEwen Funeral Home in Charlotte, NC.

The funeral service will be held at 2pm on Friday with Pastor Dennis Hanvey of Florence, AL., and Pastor Jeff Johnson of Belmont, NC., officiating. Interment will follow at Sharon Memorial Park.

A special thank y ou to Hospice of the Shoals for all their tender care.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements.

 

Steven Lance Hamilton

Steven Lance Hamilton, 45 of Florence, Alabama passed away April 16, 2016. Mr. Hamilton was a self employed painer, a Baptist and an avid musician and music lover.

Mr. Hamilton is survived by

Wife, Tanya Hollis Hamilton

Mother, Phyllis Chandler Hamilton

Sons, Alexander Ryan Hamilton and Tanner Dale Hamilton

Daughters, Savanna Dawn "Vanna" Hamilton, Megan Brooke LeShae Hamilton, and Hannah Paige Hamilton

Brothers, Anthony "Tony" Glenn Hamilton and Roger Craig Hamilton

Sisters, Neva Gay Loring and Terri Lynn Clemmons

He was preceded in death by his father Terry Glenn Hamilton.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 2pm to 5pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 5pm with Chris Simmons officiating. Burial will be in Emmaline Stutts Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Donna R. Cole

Donna R. Cole, 57, of Greenhill, passed away April 20, 2016, at her residence. She was owner of Greenhill Barbers.

Survivors include

Husband, Jim Cole

Brothers, Kenneth Rogers, William Rogers

Sister, Ernestine Clemons

Preceded in death by parents, J.C. and Retha Rogers, brother, Larry Rogers, sister, Ann Abernathy.

The funeral service will be Saturday, April 23, at 11am in the chapel of Greenhill Funeral Home.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

W.J. McLain

W.J. McLain, age 90 of Westpoint, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 18, 2016 at NHC Healthcare - Lawrenceburg after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., Instrument Fitter, a United States Navy veteran serving in WWII and of the Church of Christ faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, April 22, 2016 at 11am Jerry McLain and Steve Hacker will be officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens with military honors at graveside.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

2 Sons, Gary Don McLain, Loretto, TN

Danny Ray McLain, Westpoint, TN

1 Daughter, Carolyn Diane Russ, Florence, AL

8 Grandchildren

17 Great Grandchildren

6 Great Great Grandchildren

Sister-in-Law, Myrtle McLain and Hazel Franklin

Brother-in-Law, Boyd Hughes

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Preceded in death by wife, Helen Franklin McLain, parents, Jess Evan and Thelma Lee Clayton McLain, brothers, Paul and Bud McLain, sister, Beatrice McLain Hughes and Alma Jean Belew, sister-in-law, Pansy McLain, brother-in-law, Howard "Cap" Franklin

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ronnie Gobbell

Ronnie Gobbell, age 67, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 18, 2016 at Wayne Medical Center in Waynesboro, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., farmer, minister and member of the Church of Christ. Mr. Gobbell served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Robbie Pollock Gobbell; and one sister, Kathy Nutt.

He is survived by

Wife, Carol Gobbell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Alan Gobbell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Noelle Goldsby, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Roy Earl Gobbell, Toone, TN

Four Grandchildren, Josie Goldsby, Ronnie Goldsby, Lane Gobbell, Riley Gobbell

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, April 22, 2016. Interment will follow at Gobbell Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society or the Nashville Rescue Mission.

 

Guindell Lee Staggs

Guindell Lee "Bubba" Staggs, age 48 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN.

He was preceded in deat by his parents, Leo and Dell Mae Chapman Staggs.

He is survived by

Brother, Darrell Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Niece, Katie Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

The family would like to give a special thanks to Donna Pack, Sandy Newton and Wilma Chapman.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Rose Hill Cemetery at 3pm Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

 

Juanita Louis Newton

Juanita Louis Newton, age 77 of Leoam, Tenneseess passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016 at NHC Healthcare-Scott after a extended illness. She ws a native of Giles County, TN., a retired Sales Assoc. at Walmart and a member of Oak Hill Baptist Church.

Graveside services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 4pm Thomas Mattox will be officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1pm to 3:30pm Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Son, Alex Newton and Wife Brandi, Leoma, TN

Sister, Lynn Short, Chattanooga, TN

Granddaughter, Sara Brazier, Leoma, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Preceded in death by husband, Doyle Ree Newton

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Gary Alan Smith

Gary "Butch" Alan Smith age 69 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on April 16, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Murray, Inc., after forty years. He attended the Mt. Lebanon United Methodist Church.

He is survived by

Wife, Linda Green Smith

Two Sons, Barry Green of Loretto, TN

Rodney Green of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Tonya Luedeke of Lawrenceburg, TN

Allyson Skinner, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eighteen Grandchildren

Twelve Great Grandchildren

One Brother, Paul Houston Smith Jr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Peggy Peppers of Lawrenceburg, TN

Roberta McGuire of Lawrenceburg, TN

Wanda Jane Smith, RSM.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul Houston Smith Sr. and Teresa Wunner Smith; one brother, John Michael Smith; two sisters, Molly Wunner Smith and Linda Gail Smith.

Funeral service will be at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Monday, April 18, 2016 at 1pm with Wanda Jane Smith RSM and John Birdsong officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Gloria Dean Bennett Weathers

Gloria "Dodie" Dean Bennett Weathers, age 75 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 15, 2016 at NHC Healthcare-Lawrenceburg after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., retired from Curtis Ind. and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 4pm J.D. Bosheers will be officiating. Burial will follow in Second Creek Cemetery.

Visitation will be form 12pm to 4pm Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

5 Sons, David Weathers, Loretto, TN

Mike Weathers, Gadsden, AL

J.D. Bosheers, Lawrenceburg, TN

Chuck Bosheers, Hohenwald, TN

Randy Bosheers, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Brothers, Dee Bennett, Franklin, TN

Jimmy Bennett, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tommy Bennett, Mt. Juliet, TN

3 Sisters, Joan Bennett, Ind.

Shirley Bennett, Mt. Juliet, TN

May Harlan, Texas

10 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Preceded in death by parents, Barney and Cordy Bell Green Bennett, husband, Thomas Weathers, 2 daughters, Rita Faye Bosheers, Teresa Bosheers

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Keith McClanahan

Keith "Guinea" McClanahan, age 60 of Killen, Alabama passed away Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital after a traffic accident. Mr. McClanahan was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired Maintenance Planner for TVA Browns Ferry and he was a Christian.

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc. Bro. Bob Gulley will be officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joe Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

Wife, Kay Luther McClanahan, Killen, AL

2 Sons, Wesley McClanahan, Athens, AL

Zachary McClanahan, Greenwood, SC

Brother, James McClanahan, Florence, AL

Granddaughter, Aubrey McClanahan

Grandson, Zechariah Akridge

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, Arthur Louis and Marjorie Lou Colvert McClanahan, son, Joshua McClanahan, brother, Carroll McClanahan

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

 

Sherry Shelton Carter

Sherry Shelton Carter, age 60, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away on April 13, 2016 at her lresidence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., employed at Dollar General Store.

She is survived by

Husband, Steven Carter of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

Special Friends, Becky Hood and Windy Glascoff

She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Shelton, her parents, Orin and Vanita Furlong Jennings and one brother, Orin Jennings, Jr.

Graveside memorial service will be on Saturday, April 23rd at 2pm at Center Point Methodist Cemetery with Dr. Timothy Hammons officiating. 

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Charles "Charlie" Brown

It is with regret that we announce the death of Mr. Charles “Charlie” Brown, age 71 of Ardmore. Mr. Brown passed away Tuesday April 12, 2016 at his residence.

A native of Oak Ridge, TN, he was raised in Lawrence County. Mr. Brown was the son of the late Beatrice and Millard Brown. He was retired from The Tennessee Department of Transportation, was a bus driver, a Mason and was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include his wife Deborah Brown of Ardmore, sons Mark (Tammy) Brown of Lawrenceburg, TN, Bruce (Catherine) Brown of Mt. Juliet, daughters Angela Griffin of Ardmore, TN Amanda (Shawn) Slayton of Ardmore, TN, six gradchildren, brother Jimmy (Phyllis) Brown of Leoma, TN, sister Joann (robert) Hooie of Newberry, FL, special sisters-in-law Barbara Turner ad Martha Brown. He was preceded in death by brothers Harold Brown and Morris Brown.

There will be a period of visitation with the family on Friday April 15, 2016 from 12-2 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.

 

 

Allen P. Short

Allen P. "Bud" Short, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired technician from AT&T and former employee of Murray Ohio. Mr. Short was also a member of Lawrenceburg Golf & Country Club, VFW Post 1618 and First Baptist Church Lawrenceburg. He served his country honorably n the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe W. and Beatrice Reiker Short; and one sister, Joann Spero.

He is survived by

Wife, Joan Short, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Ed Short, Chattanooga, TN

One Daughter, Cindy Williams, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Kyle Lyles, Lawrenceburg, TN

Matthew Short, Chattanooga, TN

Two Great Grandchildren

One Sister, Betty Land, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1pm to 3pm Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, April 16, 2016 with Jeff Vanlandingham officiating.

Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honrs. Family suggests memorials be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund.

 

Christine Marie Reed

Christine Marie Reed, 56, died Tuesday, April 12, 2016 in Florence, Alabama, after a brief illness. Christine was born on November 28, 1959, to Frank and Vernie Messer in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up in Chicago before moving to Lexington, AL., where she married and raised both of her children. Christine enjoyed collecting recipes, watching cooking shows and spending time with her loved ones.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her siblings, Helen Hambright, Thelma Painter, Darrell Messer, Gentry Messer and Harvey Messer; and her grandson, Tylor Dillon.

She is survived by

Husband, Michael Thomas

Son, Michael Jason

Daughter, Kelly Dillon

Granddaughter, Kelsey Dillon

Grandson, Aydyn Balentine

Her siblings, Louie Messer, Dale Messer and Fran Messer

Numerous Nieces and Nephews and her dog, Copper.

Christine was known for her feistiness and her big, open heart. She dearly loved God and her family.

The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Greenhill Funeral Home in Greenhill, Alabama.

Funeral services will begin at 11am Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Greenhill Funeral Home, after which Christine will be laid to rest in Bonnertown Cemetery in Five Points, TN.

Christine will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

James H. Bowden Sr.

James H. Bowden Sr., age 89 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawernceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired dairy farmer and a member of Pea Ridge Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Alton and Iva Mae Willims Bowden; his wife, Wilma Jean Welch Bowden; one son, John Henry Bowden; two sisters, Lois Bowden and Freddie Mae "Cricket" Gray; and two brothers, Joe D. Bowden and Bobby Gene Bowden.

He is survived by

One Son, James H. Bowden, Jr., Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Linda Kennedy, Holland, OH

Five Grandchildren, Tracy Seymore, Leoma, TN

James H. Bowden, III, Maumee, OH

Christopher J.Bowden, Lawernceburg, TN

Jonathan Kennedy, Greer, SC

Sean Kennedy, Cincinnati, OH

Five Great Grandchildren, Samantha Seymore, Rogersville, AL

Kayla Bowden, Maumee, OH

Tia Bowden, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tessie Bowden, Lawrenceburg, TN

Landon J. Kennedy, Greer, SC

One Brother, Edward Bowden, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10am Friday, April 15, 2016 with Doug Payne and Dan Buie officiating. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Pea Ridge Church of Christ.

 

Gladys Waltz Miller

Gladys Waltz Miller, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Moulton, AL., retired from Sears, a charter member of Grace Nazarene Church in Lawrenceburg and a member of West Point Baptist Chruch.

She was a proud member of the LCHS Class of 1950 where she enjooyed spending many hours talking with family, friends, and classmates.

Preceded in deat by her parents, John I. "Naish" and Elizabeth Lackey Beard; two children, Lynn Powell Beasley and Kenneth Dwight Powell; three brothers, William JOhn Beard, Wilbur Beard, and George Dwight Beard; and husbands, Carlos Powell, Joseph F. Waltz and Bruce S. Miller.

Survived by

One Granddaughter, Stacy Powell

One Grandson, Jay Jay and Katherine Beasley

One Step Granddaughter, Ali and Eric Voss Jones, North Carolina

Four Great Grandchildren

Ty Johnson, Victoria Brazier, Caitlynn Beasley, Alyse Beasley

One Great Great Grandchild, Raelynn Dyer

Two Step Great Grandchildren, Aila Jones, Era Jones

Two Step Children

Pattie Waltz VanSlambrock, North Carolina

B ruce and Margie Miller, Erie, KS

One Sister, Laura and Charles Dial, Columbia, TN

Special Family, Vicki Powell Chandler, John and Kim McGee Harper, Phil Van Slambrock

Numerous Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

Arrangments are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral HOme at 11am Thursday, April 14, 2016 with Jerry McLain officiating.

Interment will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

 

Imogene Farris Richardson

Imogene Farris Richardson, age 89 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday April 11, 2016 at NHC Healthcare - Lawrenceburg after a brief illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN. Retired from Salant & Salant and a member of Ramah Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 1pm Robert McIlwain will be officiating. Burial will follow in Center Point Methodist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Daughter, Linda Richardson Lucy, Leoma, TN

2 Grandchildren, Amb er Lucy Winters, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brandon Lucy, Murfreesboro, TN

3 Great Grandchildren, Breleigh Winters, Kynsley Winters and Emma Lucy

Preceded in death by 4 brothers, Bill Farris, Winford Farris, Oddie Farris and Truman Farris, sister, Bernice Parrott

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Edna Ruth Hardiman

Edna Ruth Hardiman, age 86, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, April 10, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Hillview in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Leoma, TN., a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph W. and Eula Mae Appleton Jones; and her husband, C.S. Hardiman.

She is survived by

One Son, Billy Joe Hardiman, Columbia, TN

One Daughter, Brenda Heatherly, Clarksville, TN

One Grandchild

Five Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside service and interment will be conducted at Bishop Chapel Cemetery at 11am Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

 

Gentry Cornelious Kelley

Gentry Cornelious Kelley, age 88 of Rogersville, Alabama passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Floyd E. "Tut" Fann State Veterans Home Huntsville, AL., after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., retired Painter, a member of Local 1293, a Veteran of the United States Navy serving in WWII, and a member of Center Star Uunited Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Center Star United Methodist Church on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 2pm Rev. Ian Butler will be officiating. Burial will follow in Barkley Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 2pm on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Center Star United Methodist Church.

Survivors are

Wife, Carnell Murks Kelley, Rogersville, AL

1 Son, Alan Keith Kelley , Rogersville, AL

1 Sister, Margaret Ann Rhodes, Florence, AL

2 Grandchildren, Celia Daniel Mothershed

Eric Abraham Kelley

Preceded in death by parents, Elmer and Flora Nell Kelley, 1 brother, Johnny Kelley, 2 sisters, Brenda Rainwater, Jewell Tate

Several Nieces and Nephews

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Horace Clifford Dover

Horace Clifford Dover, age 79 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Ramah, TN., and retired from Aramark. Mr. Dover served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Bentley and Virtie Carmie Newton Dover; two brothers, Herbert Dover and Thomas Dover; and two sisters, Clara Dover and Lillie "Sis" Dover.

He is survived by

Wife, Geneva Dover, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Kristy Gang, Lawrenceburg, TN

Pam Copeland, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Sue Silver, Lawrenceburg, TN

Gail Walters, Loretto, TN

Shirley Walters, Leoma, TN

One Brother, Larry Dover, St. Joe, TN

Four Grandchildren, Tyler Copeland, Kelcy Gang, Miles Garng, Matthew Gang

One Great Grandchild, Oliver Copeland

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 2pm to 4pm Monday, April 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

A memorial service will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 4pm Monday, April 11, 2016 with Billy Beal officiating.

Interment will follow at Mars Hill Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., at a later date. Family suggests memorials be made to Alzheimers Tennessee at www.alztennessee.org.

 

 

Howard J. Williams

Howard J. Williams, age 72 of Nashville, Tennessee passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Nashville, TN., retired from the state of South Caroliina Corrections Department and a member of Judson Baptist Church in Nashville, TN.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Claude and Bernice Hester Williams.

He is survived by

One Uncle, Harvell Hester, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Cousins also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 1pm Monday, April 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Gum Springs Cemetery at 1:30pm Monday, April 11, 2016 with Arnold Brown officiating.

 

Everly Christian Kolesar

Everly Christian Kolesar, age 2 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 8, 2016 at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in Nashville, TN. Everly touched the lives of so many in a short time; the family invites anyone who was touched by God through Everly's story to come celebrate her life.

She is survived by

Parents, Brandon Michael and Cassie Marie Sisk Kolesar, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Cooper Knight, Lawrenceburg, TN

Roman Kolesar, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Natalie Knight, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandparents, Debbie and Greg Daniels, Lawrenceburg, TN

Steve and Kathy Sisk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Great Grandparents, Doris Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bill and Barbara Sisk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Aunts and Uncles, Pauline and Brant Hopman, Cole and Lindsey Sisk, Carly Sisk, Jake Clark, Emma Sisk, Zoe Morse, Nathen and Ali Willis

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, April 11, 2016 at Mars Hill Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Mars Hill Baptist Church at 5pm Tuesday, April 12, 2016 with Mickey Brackin officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Queena Elizabeth Castell

Queena Elizabeth Castell, age 79 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Walmart, a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church and Mars Hill Community Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John W. and Iva Dell Hardy Hall.

She is survived by,

Husband, George K. Casteel, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Susan Elaine Meadows, St. Florian, AL

One Son, Kenneth William Casteel, Inman, SC

One Sister, Betty Eva Moore, Cartersville, GA

Five Grandchildren, Devin Andrews, Katheryn Casteel, Kelly Casteel, Lisa Reimer, Jason Myhan

Three Great Grandchildren, Max Reimer, Hannah Bell Reimer, Kaitlyn Myhan

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, April 12, 2016 with Mickey Brackin officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Giles County, TN.

 

Birdie Mae Bennett

Birdie Mae Bennett, age 92, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 8, 2016 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lauderedale County, AL., retired from Salant & Salant, former CNA at Countryside Healthcare and a member of Park Grove Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas E. and Millie Bell McGee Michael; and her husband, E.C.Bennett, Jr.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Linda Graves, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Streatie Cannon, Floyds Knobs, IN

Nell Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Delma Michael, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Grandchildren, Kim Risner, Lawrenceburg, TN

April Fraley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Shannon Graves, Summertown, TN

Dea Jones, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ten Great Grandchildren

Four Great Great Grandchildren

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, April 11, 2016 with J.D. Bosheers and Larry Spears officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Ethridge Elementary School Library or Mt. Horeb WMU.

 

Clyde Hardison Goolsby

Clyde Hardison Goolsby, 80, of Loretto, Tennessee passed away April 8, 2016 after an extended illness. Mr. Goolsby was a native of Lawrence County TN., and a groundskeeper at Lawrenceburg Golf and Country Club.

Mr. Goolsby is survived by

Wife, Connie Lane Goolsby

Son, David Wayne Goolsby and wife Janine

Daughters, Debra Ann Richards and husband Roger

Denise Kay Oller

Dawn Michelle Shelton and husband Barry

Brother, Wayne Goolsby and wife Susie

Sister-in-Law, Mary Gist

Brother-in-Law, Billy McKinney

11 Grandchildren

13 Great Grandchildren

Numerous Nieces and Nephews

He was preceded in death by parents Beaumont and Snowie Powell Goolsby; brother James Gist; and sisters, Lucille McKinney, Diane Buttrum and Willie Dee Goolsby.

Visitation will be Satuday, April 9, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Sunday at 2pm in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be at Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Herbert Seymore

Herbert Seymore, age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a self-employed craft store owner and of the Baptist faith. Mr. Seymore served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James A. and Mary Lucille Franks Seymore; his wife, Sue Hall Seymore; and three sisters, Ruby Rosson, Gladys Seymore, and Ruth Bivens.

He is survived by,

One Son, Tony Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Joe Seymore, Leoma, TN

Hobert Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Reba Marion, Estill Springs, TN

Kay Holley, Pulaski, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1pm to 3pm Sunday, April 10, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Sunday, April 10, 2016. Interment will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., wil full military honors.

 

Waymon Green

Waymon Green, age 66, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Lawrenceburg Housing Authority, a member of the Lawrenceburg Golf & Country Club and Mars Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Green served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Pete and Blanche Bailey Green; and one brother, Delmar Andrews.

He is survived by

Wife, Brenda Green, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Benji Green, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Granddaughter, Kali Clayton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Sisters, Imogene Tidwell, Nashville, TN

Dorothy Tidwell, Nolensville, TN

Ruby Spears, Leoma, TN

Peggy Green, Lawrenceburg, TN

Polly Gray, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bobbie Underwood, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, William Green, Lebanon, TN

Mike Green, Mt. Juliet, TN

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Mars Hill Baptist Church at 11am Saturday, April 9, 2016 with Mickey Brackin and Chad Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to the Tennessee Kidney Foundation.

 

David Eugene French

David Eugene French, age 61, of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Ann Arbor, MI., former owner of French's Electrical in Michigan, retired truck driver and of the Church of Christ faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, Virgil Eugene French.

He is survived by,

Mother, Ruth French, Ethridge, TN

One Son, Chris French, Flat Rock, MI

One Daughter, Tina Hunnington, Harrison, MI

Three Brothers, Jeffrey French, Lawrenceburg, TN

Michael French, FL

Thomas French, Lawrenceburg, TN

Uncles, Jerry French, Bill Arbuckle

Three Grandchildren

One Great Grandchild

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, April 9, 2016. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Helen Prosser

Helen Prosser, age 90 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Franklin County, AL., a homemaker and a member of Mars Hill United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Churchill Anderson and Mary Ellen Wells Crowell; her husband, A.D. Prosser; and one son, Andy Prosser.

She is survived by

One Sister, Barbara Harlan, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter in Law, Sue Pichon, Marble Hill, GA

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Thursday, April 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday April 7, 2016 with Billy Beal officiating.

Interment will follow at Freemon Cemetery in Leoma, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Mars Hill United Methodist Church.

 

Harvey Vanderford

Harvey Vanderford, age 68, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, April 4, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Loretto, TN., and retired from the Lawrenceburg Power System.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Olen and Mary Ann Cleveland Vanderford; and his wife, Carolyn Marie Coleman Vanderford.

He is survived by

One Son, Joe Vanderford, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Bonnie Luffman, Loretto, TN

Dorothy Tucker, Sand Mountain, AL

One Granddaughter, Annabelle Vanderford, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Friend, Amy Randall

Special Children that call him Uncle Harvey, Dawn Randall, Anthony Randall

Several Nieces, Nephews and many Friends throughout the community.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home and from 11am to 3pm Thursday, April 7, 2016 at United Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at United Church at 3pm Thursday, April 7, 2016 with David Morgan officiating. Interment will follow at Loretto Cemetery in Loretto, TN.

 

Kenneth Oneal Turner

Kenneth Oneal Turner, age 69 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Sunday, April 3, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. He was a native of Lawrence Co.,TN., retried from Murray Ohio and a member of First Baptist Church of Loretto.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 2pm Larry Smart and Sammy Wallace will be officiating. Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Monday, April 4, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Wife, Jane Fisher Turner, Loretto, TN

1 Son, Wade Turner, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Daughters, Tracy Lever, Loretto, TN

Heather Buttrum, Loretto, TN

5 Brothers, E.H. Ells, Loretto, TN

Herschel Turner, Loretto, TN

James Turner, Loretto, TN

Bill Turner, Loretto, TN

Mack Turner, Loretto, TN

2 Sisters, Elizabeth Brewer, Loretto, TN

Linda Hill, Loretto, TN

4 Grandchildren, Brittney Turner, Laken Buttrum, Autumn Buttrum and Hayden Buttrum

Very Special Friend, Larry Fulks

Preceded in death by parents, Clarence and Susie Landtroop Turner, brother, Stormy Turner, sister, Kathy Turner.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Hoyt Lee Parker

Hoyt Lee Parker, 90, of Greenhill, AL passed away April 2, 2016 at El Reposo Nursing Facility. He was retired from Reynolds, a World War II veteran, a member of North Carolina Church of Christ, the Racking Horse Breeders Association, and Labor Local #366.

He was preceded in death by his wife: Pearline Davis Parker; parents: Collins and Pearl Wimberly Parker; brothers: Jesse and Jack Parker; and sisters: Idell Walker, Catherine Peden, Betty Richardson, and Mary Nell Cantrell.

He is survived by two sons: Randall Parker and wife Joan, and Rickey Parker and wife Gina; brothers: Billy Ray Parker and Jimmy Parker; sister: Dianne Rich; grandchildren: Jason Parker (Sue Anne), Heather Parker, Bradley Parker (Lynsie), and Ryne Parker (April); great-grandchildren: Koryn Golliver, Marina Bretherick (Jason), Destiny Golliver, and Jadyn, Jessie, Bella, and Levi Parker; one great, great-grandchild: Emberli Bretherick.

Visitation will be from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at Greenhill Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 4, 2016 with Don Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhill Cemetery.

The family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff of El Reposo for the care given to Mr. Parker.

 

Everett Wayne Ivie

Everett Wayne Ivie, age 68 of Columbia, Tennessee passed away Friday, April 1, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Summertown, TN., and a member of Summertown Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, E.W. and Ruby Elizabeth McGill Ivie; and one sister, Charlotte Kay Ivie.

He is survived by

One Aunt, Faye Ivie, Nashville, Tn

Fifteen Cousins, Ronald Fred Ivie, Birmingham, AL

Jerry Ivie, Lawrenceburg, TN

Barbara Lewis Belew, Lawrenceburg, TN

Martha Jo Kondas, Cookeville, TN

Mary Jane Johnson, Murfreesboro, TN

Pamela Sue Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Scott Ivie, Summertown, TN

Debra Faulkner, Ethridge, TN

Elizabeth Ivie, Prospect, AL

Jim Ivie, Prospect, AL

Dannie Lynn Latture, Nashville, TN

Paulette Carlisle, Manchester, TN

Leslie Carrol Allen, Manchester, TN

Dara Kay Kelso, Nashville, TN

James Gregroy Ivie, Mr. Pleasant, TN

The family would like to thank Brookdale Senior Living, Dr. Flan, Dr. Johnson and the nursing staff at Maury Regiional Medical Center for all the care they provided.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 12pm Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 12pm Tuesday, April 5, 2016 with Howard Kitter officiating. Interment will follow at Summertown Cemetery in Summertown, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Summertown Baptist Church or Summertown Cemetery.

 

Pauline Doris Butler

Pauline Doris Butler, age 91, of Five Points, TN passed away Thursday, March 31, 2016 at home after an extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, a homemaker, and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Robert and Eva Lee Davis Butler; three brothers: Robert, Willie, and Paul Butler; and four sisters: Alma Bonner, Lela Belue, Gladys Brown, and Erlene Butler.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. On Friday, April 1, 2016 a Loretto Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home chapel at 3:00 p.m. On Saturday, April 2, 2016, with Carlos Castell officiating. Burial will follow at Bonnertown Cemetery.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Annette Barnes

Annette Barnes, age 63, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at home after a brief illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, a caregiver, and of the Non-Denominational faith.

She was preceded in death by her daughter: Tona Barnes; and grandson: Christopher Littrell.

She is survived by her husband: Larry Barnes of Lawrenceburg; son: Shane Barnes and wife Wendy, of Lawrenceburg; daughter: Darlene Barnes of Lawrenceburg; granny: Bertha Qualls of Lawrenceburg; brother: William “Bill” Kollefrath of Loretto; three sisters: Gwen Johnson of Florence, AL, Karen Roberts of Springfield, TN, and Yvette Kollefrath of Leoma; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home chapel at 3:00 p.m. On Friday, April 1, 2016 with Jason Ingram and Preston Lindsey officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Vernon Hugh Pettus

Vernon Hugh Pettus, age 85, passed away March 31, 2016. He was a native of Florence, AL and was retired from Ford Motor Company. Mr. Pettus was the chairman of the Ford UAS Local 255 for the past 28 years and president of the local VA. He was a Korean War Veteran, serving as a Navy Seal, in underwater demolition, and as part of the 20th Airborne Division. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his daughter: Tina Pettus; parents: John and Georgia Pettus; brothers: Britten, Herlon, and Eugene Pettus; and sister: Francis Adkins.
He is survived by his wife: Gail Pettus; son: Alan Pettus and wife Cheryl of Florence; granddaughter: Laya Persall; grandson: Ryan Thompson; great-grandsons: Brayden Thompson and Winston Persall; brother: James Pettus; and sisters: Marcell Jones and Millines Garner.
Visitation will be held at Jackson Heights Church of Christ on Monday, April 4, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Ellis coats and Bobby Haynes officiating. A private burial will be held at Greenhill Cemetery with full military honors.
The family would like to send a special thanks to Hospice of North Alabama, especially Helen and Kasie. Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Clyde Porter

Clyde Porter, age 82, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at NHC Healthcare Scott after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from UNA, a member of First Street Church of Christ, a member of Masonic Lodge #542 and a Reserve Deputy Sheriff.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 11am Drew Andrews and Ben May will be officiating. Burial will follow in Restview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 1, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Norma Smith Porter, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Son, Dean Porter, Springhill, TN

3 Brothers, Twin Brother Cecil Porter, Lawrenceburg, TN

David Porter, Toledo, OH

C.M. Porter, Detroit, MI

1 Sister, Maggie Sue Johnston, Lawrenceburg, TN

8 Grandchildren

5 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Hooper and Bertha Hughes Porter, son, Don Porter, daughter, Sonya Renee Porter, 4 brothers, 4 sisters, grandson, Donald Gene Porter Jr.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Penny Lynn Marks

Penny Lynn Marks, age 54 of Columbia, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was a native of Maury County, TN., and a RN.

Graveside services will be held at Bishop Chapel Cemetery on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 2pm Keith Stanford will be officiating.

Burial will follow in Bishop Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be 12pm to 1:30pm Sunday, April 3, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Aunts

Several Cousins

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Willadean Glover

Willadean Glover, 75, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at ECM Hospital in Florence, AL. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and of the Primitive Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Elizabeth Cantrell Garland; two sisters, Artie Tice and Arvie Garland; and five brothers, Rufus Garland, Ruben Garland, Carl Garland, Wayne Garland, and Earl Garland.

She is survived by

Husband, Robert Glover, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Ralph Creekmore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Sons, Lonnie Glover, Giles County, TN

Danny Glover, Giles County, TN

Two Sisters, Nora Jean Matthews, Lawrenceburg, TN

Delll Self, Center Community

Two Brothers, Robert Garland, Center Community

Hubert Garland, Center Community

Three Grandchildren

Two Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive firnes from 5pm to 8pm Friday, April 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Saturday, April 2, 2016, with David Williams and David Parr officiating. Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Della Jane Wilkinson Payne

Della Jane Wilkinson Payne, 87, of Summertown, Tennessee passed away March 28, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Barnsville Community, homemaker and a member of the New Salem Church of God.

She is survived by

Four Daughters, Joann Hicks of Summertown, TN

Wilma Brashear of Louisville, KY

Peggy Braden of Summertown, TN

Lynn Smith of Pulaski, TN

Ten Grandchildren

Ten Great Grandchildren

Five Great Great Grandchildren

One Brother, Carl Wilkinson of Columbia, TN

One Sister, Rebecca Davis of Magnolia, KY

She is preceded in death by her husband, Liddie Payne; parents, George Riley and Sally Lou Phillips Wilkinson.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11am with Art McCormick officiating and interment in Summertown Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Pettus-Turnbo, Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Robert E. Price

Robert E. "Bob" Price,age 76 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Maruy Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from DuPont and of the Christian faith.

Memorial services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 1pm Ed Cannon will be officiating. Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Son, Mike Price and wife Kim, Leoma, TN

Special Friend, Lillie Thomas, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Brother, Rollie Price, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Sisters, Betty Knight, Florence, AL

Jean Russ, Lawrenceburg, TN

Faye Porter, Lawrenceburg, TN

3 Granddaughters

Preceded in death by parents, Raleigh and Octavia Butler Price, daughter, Monica Catucci, 2 sisters, June Cannon, Joann Walker

The family request no flowers.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Oley Franklin Vermillion Jr.

Oley Franklin Vermillion Jr., 83 of Florence, Alabama passed away Saturday, March 26, 2016. A memorial service will be held at St. Michaels Catholic Church, in St. Florian, at a later date to be announced. Burial will be at Mountain Home National Cemetery in Johnson City, TN.

Oley was born in Winchester, KY., Predeceased by his father, Oley F. Vermillion Sr., mother Nancy Vermillion, sisters, Marie Brandon, Nancy Morgan and brother, Edward F. Vermillion Sr. Oley lived in Florence, AL., sisnce 2005 and had previously been a long time resident of Satellite Beach, FL. He was a graduate of Rollins College, Winter Park FL. Oley sereved in the USAF as a SSGT tail-gunner during the Korean War, and after in the 329th Bombardment Squadron. Oely retired as Chief of Safety, with Lockheed Martin at Cape Canaveral AFS, FL.

He was a parishioner of St. Michaels Catholic Church, St. Florian AL. Oley was well travelled, having worked in Europe, Africa and Middle East. He travelled to South Africa, Central America and South America for leisure. He spoke five languages. Oley was a licensed pilot and flight instructor for private and commercial aircraft. His hobbie were building experimental aircraft, sailing, gardening, and fishing.

Survivors are his loving wife of 58 years, Marilyn Vermillion

Son, John Franklin Vermillion

4 Grandchildren, Emily, Elizabeth, Max and Evely

Sisters, Nora Keller and Dorothy Vermillion

Sister in Law, Shirley Parrish

Brother in Law, Jon rietveld

Nieces and Nephews, Edward F. Vermillion Jr., Lee Edgerly, Richard Keller, Stevern Keller, Debra Keller, Mike Sodrel, Billy Wasserman, Sandy Grindle, Suzie Johnson, David Parrish.

Extended family in Scotland, Bill Sturgeon, Kate Sturgeon, Lisa Maxwell, Laura Hogg, William Sturgeon.

The family would like to express a special thank you to his caregivers, Ana Lopes and her daughter, Carlee Pereia. In Lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Hospice of the Shoals in Florence, AL

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Myra Ann Cox Patterson

Myra Ann Cox Patterson, 78, of Killen, Alabama passed away March 27, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mrs. Patterson was a retired 3rd Grade Elementary Teacher at Rogers School and also a member of the Church of Christ.

Mrs. Patterson is survived by

Daughter, Kimberly Jones and husband, Casey of Rogersville, AL

Granchildren, Gunnar and Anniston Jones

Sister, Patsy Ruth Cox of Atlanta, GA

She was preceded in death by parents, Elbredge Loyd Cox and Nellie Minerva Stutts Cox; husband, James Dewey Patterson, sons, Kent Patterson and James Patterson, brother, Elbedge Reed Cox

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 29, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Wednesday at 10am in the funeral home chapel with burial in North Carolina Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the 3rd Grade at Rogers Elementary School.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Ruby Viola Nelson

Ruby Viola Nelson, age 96, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 28, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Giles County, TN., a homemaker and a member of College Place Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Bell Attkisson Hendrix; and her husband, James Woodrow Nelson.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Avagene Moore, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Charles Nelson, San Antonio, TX

Three Sisters, May Riggins, Lawrenceburg, TN

Doris Howell, Columbia, TN

Mary Womack, Gallatin, TN

Seven Grandchildren, Pam Davis, Anderson, AL

Steve Moore, Dickson, TN

Kim Moore, Arlington, KY

Tim Nelson, Kirkland, WA

James Nelson, Georgetown, TX

Jason Nelson, San Antonio, TX

Joey Nelson, Naples, FL

Eleven Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews including Elaine Glenn and Johnny Clay Stanfill also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 2pm Friday, April 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, April 1, 2016 with Steve Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Lena Alice Robertson

Lena Alice Robertson, age 88, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 28, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Williamson County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Salem Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy G. and Lera Mae Vaden Meek; and one brother, Charles Meek.

She is suvived by

Husband, Gene H. Robertson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Royce Robertson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Jacob Robertson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sammy Robertson, Lawrenceburg, TN.

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Interment will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Linda Carol Tanner

Linda Carol Tanner, 72, of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 25, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Ethridge, TN., a homemaker and a member of Big Creek Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her father, Hollis Riley; her husband, Harold Tanner; and one son, Dennis Floyd.

She is survived by

Mother, Mary Riley, Ethridge, TN

One Daughter, Mary E. Ledcke, Lewisburg, TN

Two Sons, Stephen floyd, Spartanburg, SC

Kevin Floyd, Buckeye, AZ

One Brother, Thomas Riley, Williamsport, TN

One Sister, Pamela Riley, Terrell, TX

Eight Grandchildren, Mary Tatum, Wesley Floyd, Samantha Floyd, Sydney Marsh, Rebecca Floyd, Brie Anna Brink-Floyd, Sage Brink-Floyd, Hunter Ledcke

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. A memorial service will be conducted at Big Creek Church of Christ at 2pm Tuesday, March 29, 2016 with Terrell Pitts officiating. Familiy suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the Hospice of your choice.

 

 

Waunell Myres

Waunell Myres, age 77 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. Mrs. Myres was a native of Lawrence County, TN., Co-owner of Jenny Nell Floreist and a member of Loretto United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 11am on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc. Jeff Jacobs will be officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, March 25, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc.

Survivors are

1 Son, Keith Beckman, St. Joseph, TN

1 Grandson, Steven Beckman, Loretto, TN

2 Great Grandsons, Dakota Beckman, Loretto, TN

Drew Beckman, Loretto, TN

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Joyce McGee Aaron

Joyce McGee Aaron, 82, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and retired secretary/bookkeeper from Lawrence County Stockyards with over 50 years of service. Mrs. Aaron was a charter member of Lawrenceburg Kiwanianne Club and a member of Midway Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Edgar and Edna Bailey McGee; her husband, Raymond Aaron; and one sister, Helen Gean.

She is survived by

Three Children, Donna Thomas, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sandy Johnston, Ethridge, TN

Randall Aaron, Nashville, TN

Five Grandchildren, Rob Thomas, Laura Kroeger, Rebecca Dodd, Jared Johnston, Katelyn Parish

One Brother, Dr. Johnny McGee, Florence, AL

Twelve Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family wil receive friends from 1pm to 4pm Friday, March 25, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 4pm Friday, March 25, 2016 with John Gibbs officiating. Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Lawrenceburg Kiwanis Club.

 

Robert Gleen Harris

Robert Gleen Harris, 77, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away March 23, 2016 at Alive Hospice in Nashville. He was a native of Wayne County, TN., U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Liberty Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.

He is survived by

Two Sons, Rodney Harris of Lawrenceburg, TN

Ricky Harris of Loretto, TN

Two Daughters, Tina Mathis and Regina Womble both of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Step Children, Michael Newton and Susan Prince

Seven Grandchildren

Two Step Grandchildren

Two Brothers, George Haris of Dayton, OH.

James Sherman Harris of Loretto, TN

One Sister, Betty Coffman of Lawrenceburg, TN

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Kathryn Harris; parents, William McKinley and Vellar Morgan Harris and two sisters, Bessie Jones and Evelyn Staggs and one brother, William Harris.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 2pm with Gary Crosby officiating and interment in Gum Springs Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Friday, March 25, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm

In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Liberty Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Bobby Bedingfield

Bobby Bedingfield ,75, of Creve Coeur, IL., passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at the Methodist , Hospital in Peoria County IL. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United States Army veteran, a member of the Mason's Lodge, and assembler for Caterpillar for 25 years, and a member of 1st Creve Coeur Baptist Church. He was a NASCAR fan and enjoyed cheering for Jeff Gordon.

Graveside services will be held at Union Hill Cemetery on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 1pm Sammy Wallace will be officiating. Burial will follow in Union Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11am to 12:30pm on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Carolina Bedingfield, Creve Coueur, IL

2 Sons, Ronnie Bedingfield, CA

Brian K. Bedingfield, TN

1 Daughter, Ellisa Keller, West Peoria, IL

2 Grandsons, Johnathan Bedingfield, CA

Christopher Arnold, CO

3 Brothers, Kenneth Bedingfield, Leoma, TN

Wayne Bedingfield, Leoma, TN

Delton Bedingfield, Leoma, TN

Preceded in death by parents, Giles Vernon Bedingfield and Frances E. Greer Bedingfield, 2 brothers, Giles Bedingfield, Bill Bedingfield.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Dorothy Joan Fox

Dorothy Joan Fox, age 89 of Madison, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, Marc 23, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Maury County , TN., retired supervisor of nursing at Bordeaux Hospital and a member of Seventh Day Adventist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hugh Fisher and Vertie Mae Hicks Fox.

She is survived by

Two Nephews, Anthony Fox, Morrison, TN

Ronald Fox, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Great Nieces and Great Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Mt. Ararat Cemetery at 11am Friday, March 25, 2016 with Lloyd Schomburg officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to Seventh Day Adventist Church or Lawrenceburg Animal Shelter.

 

Louise Atwell Bogus

Louise Atwell Bogus, 79, of Killen, Alabama passed away March 23, 2016 after a brief illness. Mrs. Bogus was a native of Iron City, TN., a homemaker, and a member of Shiloh Church of Christ.

Mrs. Bogus is survived by

Daugher, Sherry Gordon

Brothers, Mack, Danny and Elmer Joe Atwell

Sisters, Mary Atwell Boyett and Shelia Atwell Clemmons

2 Grandchildren

1 Great Grandchild

She was preceded in death by parents, James Paul Atwell and Mamie Gist Atwell and husband Louis Bogus.

Visitation will be Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Friday, March 25, 2016 at 12pm in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Howell Bigham officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Gordon Calaway Wilkinson

Gordon Calaway Wilkinson, age 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Cullman, AL., retired supervisor from Murray Ohio, and a Primitive Baptist.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ervin and Yetta Copeland Wilkinson; one daughter, Shirley Fisher; two infant children; two brothers, Herman Wilkinson and Leroy Wilkinson; and two sisters, Mildred Cason and Frita Lee.

He is survived by

Wife of 36 years, Margie Wisdom Wilkinson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Raymond "Butterball" Fisher, Leoma, TN

Four Daughters, Lisa Kelley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Beverly Chandler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Diana Stover, Lawrenceburg, TN

Naomi Wilkinson

12 Grandchildren

24 Great Grandchildren

Three Brothers, William Wilkinson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jimmy Wilkinson, Ethridge, TN

Charles Wilkinson, Jasper, AL

Two Sisters, Glenda Williams, Ethridge, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Friday, March 25, 2016 with Jerry Golden and Tim Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow at Unity Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

Linda Faulkner, Ethridge, TN

 

Bonnie Faye Wallace

Bonnie Faye Wallace, 76, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a secretary for the City of Lawrenceburg, Richardson Hardware, Story & Lee's and a member of Lindsey Grove Church of God.

Funeral services will be held at Neal Funeral Home on Friday, March 25, 2016 at 11am Henry Melton will be officiating. Burial will follow in Lindsey Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Survivors are

Husband, Oneal Wallace, Leoma, TN

2 Sons, Eddie Wallace, Murfreesboro, TN

Rex Wallace, Leoma, TN

1 Daughter, Anita Wallace Odom, Lawrenceburg, TN

7 Grandchildren

4 Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Donna Lynne Lovelace Martin

Donna Lynne Lovelace Martin, 52, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away March 21, 2016 at St. Thoomas Rutherford Hospital. Mrs. Martin was a homemaker and a Baptist.

Mrs. Martin is survived by

Mother, Violet Jean Crane Lovelace

Son, Mason Clifford James Heath

Brothers, Timmy Lovelace of Springfield, TN & Ricky Lovelace of Ethridge, TN

Sister, Paula Urban

10 Nieces and Nephews

16 Great Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by father James Clifford Lovelace and brother Jimmy Jovelace.

Visitation will be Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 11am to 2pm at Brace Baptist Church. The funeral service will follow at 2pm in the church with Bro. Jason Davis and Bro. Carlos Casteel officiating. Burial will be in Brace Cemetery

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Raymond Kenneth Payne Sr.

Raymond Kenneth Payne Sr. age 69, of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 21, 2016 at home after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a heavy equipment operator and a member of Centerpoint Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Centerpoint Baptist Church on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1pm Mr. Payne will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm Hobert Seymore and Arnold Brown will be officiating. Burial will follow in Centerpoint Baptist Cemetery.

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

Survivors are

Wife, Barbara Owens Payne, Leoma, TN

1 Son, Raymond Kenneth Payne Jr., Leoma, TN

4 Daughters, Roxanna C. Payne, Leoma, TN

Lisa A. Velasques, Dalton, GA

Gina M. Luker and husband Mitch, Lawrenceburg, TN

Samantha D. Payne, Leoma, TN

Mother, Lilliemae Payne, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Brother, Gary W. Payne, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sister, Connie Williams, Five Points, TN

10 Grandchidlren

3 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by father, Buster Payne, brother, Peewee Payne

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Kathy L. Woodward

Kathy L. Woodward, age 66 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., a housekeeper and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harley and Florene Littrell Huntley; one sister, Deborah Cox; and her husband, Dennis Woodward.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Lesa Woodward, Lawrenceburg, TN

Holli Woodward, Killen, AL

One Son, Benjamin Shawn Woodward, Leoma, TN

One Sistere, Connie Chambers, Lawrenceburg, TN

Six Grandchildren, Blake Gower, Brittany Patterson, Hayle Wilburn, Katelynne Wilburn, Garrett Woodward, Cody Lowery

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 3pm Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Tuesday, March 22, 2016 with Brad Lowery officiating. Interment will follow at Woodward Family Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

 

Brenda Gail Byrd Leighton

Brenda Gail Byrd Leighton, age 64, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 21, 2016 at her home surrounded by family. She was a native of Wayne County, TN., retired from the City of Lawrenceburg and a member of New Prospect Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie Lando and Rachel Odessa Bradley Byrd; and nephew, Alexander Grant Byrd.

She is survived by

Husband, Terry Leighton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Josh Leighton, Providence, RI

One Sister, Saundra Grinder, Collinwood, TN

Three Brothers, Charlie E. Byrd, Waynesboro, TN

Bruce A. Byrd, Columbus, IN

Ricky W. Byrd, Mt. Pleasant, TN

She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and countless friends.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, March, 22, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 3pm Wednesday, March 23, 2016 with Jerry Dryden officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Cemetery in Wayne County, TN .

 

John Bumpas Jr.

John Bumpas Jr. was born April 9, 1932 to the late John and Mildred Bumpas of Lawrenceburg, TN. He entered into eternal peace on Sunday, March 20, 2016

He attended and graduated from Clarke High School in Mt. Pleasant, TN. He was a veteran of the United States Army and retired from Bellsouth.

He was a member of the Greater Tabernacle Baptist Church of Lawrenceburg, TN., where he seerved on the Deacon board for several years.

He was preceded in deat by his parents; three brothers and two sisters.

He leaves to cherish his memories;

Wife, Pearl Bumpas;

Loyal and caring Children; Danny Garner of Nashville, TN., Deborah Bellafant of Lawrenceburg, TN., Lynn (A1) Isbell of Madison, AL.,

Beloved Grandchildren; Latoya Strode; Corey Isbell;

Two Great Grandchildren; Riley and Aria Isbell;

Two brothers; Charles Bumpas of Murfreesboro, TN., James Bumpas of Lawrenceburg, TN.,

One sister, Mildren Harlan of Lawrenceburg, TN.

One Sister in Law, Thelma Saddler

Host of Nieces, Nephews and Cousins

Three devoted friends, Collis Collier, Jr., and John Brown and Pam Towns.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 1pm with O.L. McWilliams officiating and interment in Bumpas Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, March 24, 2016 from 11am to 1pm

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

 

James Luther Byrd

James Luther Byrd, 63, of Westpoint, Tennessee passed away Sunday, March 20, 2016 at home after a sudden illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a retired factory workere from Murray Ohio and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 1pm David Byrd will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10am to 1pm on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

2 Sons, James Eric Byrd, West Point, TN

David Wayne Byrd, West Point, TN

4 Sisters, Betty Ruth Springer, West Point, TN

Donna Kaye Byrd, West Point, TN

Linda Faye Byrd, West Point, TN

Kathy Ann Gipson, Leoma, TN

4 Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Luther Vernon and Ardie Mae Byrd, sister, Judy Dean Byrd, grandson, Joseph Tyler Byrd.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Gerald Wade Bradley

Gerald Wade Bradley, 50, of Ethridge,Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Col umbia, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and of the Baptist faith .

He was preceded in death by his father, Dillard "Buddy" Bradley; and one brother, Houston "Bud" Bradley.

He is survived by,

Mother, Margie Dean Bradley, Ethridge, TN

Three Daughters, Brianna Bradley, Burlington, KY

Kaylee Bradley, Elkton, TN

Gracie Bradley, Elkton, TN

Two Sisters, Debbie Hearn, Ethridge, TN

Markeila Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Brothers, Keith Bradley, Ethridge, TN

Len Bradley, Ethridge, TN

Marty Bradley, Ethridge, TN

Fiancee, Melissa Black, Ethridge, TN

Special Aunts, Joy Bryson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Joan Perry, Ethridge, TN

Carolyn Riddle, Summertown, TN

Great Aunt, Doris Gentry, Leoma, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Wednesday, March 23, 2016 with Jason Love officiating. Interment will follow at Bradley Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Jeffery Dale Williams

Jeffery Dale Williams, age 49 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 18, 2016 at Saitn Thomas West Hospital in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Spring Valley, IL., a graduate of the University of North Alabama and a member of Calvary Hill Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Austin and Gladys Wilson; and his paternal grandparents, Cecil and Mildred Williams.

He is survived by

Parents, Roger and Jeanette Williams, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Pam Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Charlie Williams, Nashville, TN

One Niece, Kayla Brook Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Sunday, march 20, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, March 21, 2016 with Charles Fritts officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Brenda Kay King

Brenda Kay King, age 54 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 18, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Maury County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Brace Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Wayne Oakley and Frances Allean Dale Jones.

She is survived by

Husband, Joe King, Summertown, TN

Two Sons, Jason Jones, Summertown, TN

Jeffrey Jones, Summertown, Tn

Four Brothers, Larry Jones, Hohenwald, TN

Tommy Dale, Columbia, Tn

Stevie Jones, Columbia, TN

Gary Jones, Murfreesboro, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3pm to 8pm Saturday, March 19, 2016 and from 1pm to 3pm Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Brace Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Brace Baptist Church at 3pm Sunday, March 20, 2016 with Jason Davis officiating. Interment will follow at Brace Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Mary Lila Belew Willis

Mary Lila Belew Willis, 97 of Lexington, Alabama, passed away March 16, 2016 after an extended illness. Mrs. Willis was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Mrs. Willis is survived by

Son, John H. Belew and wife Lynn

Daughters, Mary Ellen Burney and husband Donald

Pat Cole and husband Bobby

7 Grandchildren

10 Great grandchildren

She was preceded in death by parents, Drewey and Florence Corum and husband Hollis E. Belew.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 19 from 12pm to 1pm at Greenhill Guneral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 1pm with the grandchildren officiating. Burial will be in Pettus Cemetery. Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Douglas Walter Hagan

Douglas Walter Hagan, 71, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Countryside Healthcare and Rehab after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United state Navy Veteran of the Vietnam era, a construction worker and a member of House of Prayer Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, March 18, 2016 at 3pm Brad Lowery will be officiating. Burial will follow in Deerfield Cemetery with Military Honors at Graveside.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 3pm Friday, March 18, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Freda Russ Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Bro. Jaime Hagan, New Prospect, TN

Daughter, Pepper Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

4 Brothers, Frank Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

JR Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Teddy Joe Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Henry Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Sisters, Delores Gobble, Iron City, TN

Shelia Hagan, Lawrenceburg, TN

4 Grandchildren

Granddaughter in Law

In Lieu of flowers make donations to New Prospect Baptist Chuch Youth Missions Fund

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Janet Pierce Risner

Janet Pierce Risner, 88 o f Leander, Texas passed away Sunday, March 13, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Nobelsville, IN., and retired from Western Electric.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 1pm Greg Morris will be officiating. Burial will follow in Hollis Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

1 Daughter, Debbie Watts, Leander, TX

1 Son, Ronnie E. Wallace, Elwood, IND

7 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by husband, Warren G. Risner, 1 son, Terry L. Wallace, 1 Great Granddaughter.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Willie Jean Doss Gibson

Willie Jean Doss Gibson 82, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Gum Springs Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecial and Pauline Jordan McGuire; her husband, Johnnie Hugh Doss; one son, Johnnie Rae Doss; and one great grandson, Zacharie Nielsen.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Barbara Doss, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Jesse William Doss, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter in Law, Susie Doss, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren, Matthew Yates, Lawrenceburg, TN

Peggy Doss Nielsen, Lawrenceburg, TN

DeAnn Doss Littrell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Melia Doss Brazier, Lawrenceburg, TN

Jessica Doss Carroll, Minor Hill, TN

Two Step Grandchildren, Shane Long, Loretto, TN

Shannon Long Surrett, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fifteen Great Grandchildren

Three Great Great Grandchildren

Three Sisters, Anita Yates, Lawrenceburg, TN

Clarice Nell Hammond, Lawrencebug, TN

Patricia Johns, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Friend, Joe Davis, Pulaski, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 2pm Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Gum Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at Gum Springs Baptist Church at 2pm Thursday, March 17, 2016 with Chad Clanton officiating. Interment will follow at Gum Springs Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Gum Springs Baptist Church Building Fund.

 

Beverly Annette Carruth

Beverly Annette Carruth, age 67 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Sunday, March 13, 2016 at ECM Hospital after a sudden illness. She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL., a homemaker and a member of Parkview Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held at Bonnertown Missionary Baptist Church on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 2pm W.O. McCain and Jason Vinson will be officiating. Burial will follow in Bonnertown Cemetery. Mrs. Carruth will lie in state at the church from 1pm to 2pm on Thursday, March 17, 2016.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

Husband, Ben F. Carruth, Lexington, AL

1 Son, Shane Lee, Anderson, AL

2 Daughtes, Melissa Peters, Killen, AL

Tracy Smith, Athens, AL

1 Daughter in Love, Beth Pettus, Lexington, AL

2 Brothers, Tyrone Shelton, Madison, AL

Ronald Shelton, Rogersville, AL

2 Sisters, Kaye White, Lexington, AL

Donna Moriarty, Lexington, AL

Brother in Law, John Patt, Loretto, TN

7 Grandchildren, Blake Peters, Jake Smith, Mackenzie Carruth, Allie Pettus, Cam Smith, Abbie Lee, Ella Grace Pettus

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by husband, Jimmy E. Lee, parents, Rufus and Mable Hood Shelton, son in love, Benji Carruth, 1 sister, Jeanie Patt.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Algie Irene Burgess House

Algie Irene Burgess House, 100 of Florence, Alabama passed away March 14, 2016 at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home. She was of the Church of Christ faith and a Nurse's Aide at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home.

Survivors include;

Son, James David House and wife Lucille

Sisters, Sue Hargett, Florea Goodman, Jean Starkey

Grandsons, Jeremiah Patrick House, Chris Johnson

Host of Nephews and Nieces.

Preceded in death by, parents, George and Pearl Fowler Burgess, grandson, Ricky English, Jr., husband, Nattie L. House, brothers, Alvin, Belton and Ellis Burgess, sisters, Pauline Pennington, Audrey Kelley, and Vonna Graham.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 16, from 5pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Thursday at 11am at Lone Cedar Church of Christ with Bro. Tim Grigsby officiating. The body will lie in state from 10 to 11am at the church. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery.

The family would like to thank her very close friend, Dorothy Gray and the staff of Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Ruby L. Davis

Ruby L. Davis, age 94 of Hendersonville, Tennessee passed away Sunday, Marcch 13, 2016 at NHC Healthcare Hendersonville in Hendersonville, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Forrest Hill and a member of Victory Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin Lee and Mattie Belle Downs Smith; and twelve brothers and sisters.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Faye Tramel, Hendersonville, TN

Two Grandchildren, Lori Binkley, Hendersonville, TN

Chris Tramel, Hendersonville, TN

Five Great Grandchidlren, Phillip Dattilo, Linzy Binkley, Jessie Binkley, Mason Tramel, Ellie Tramel

One Great Great Grandchild, Auburn Dattilo

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Wednesday, March 16, 2016, with Tim Cunningham officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Richard Dewayne Cox

Richard Dewayne Cox, 59 of Rogersville, Alabama, passed away March 13, 2016 at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Jackson, TN. Mr. Cox was a member of the Methodist Church.

Survivors include;

Brothers, Steve Cox, Billy Cox and Doug Cox

Sisters, Martha Staggs, Pam Higdon, Jennifer Watkins, Judy Collier and Sharon Watson

Preceded in death by parents, Oscar R. and Partricia J.Tidwell Cox.

Ther will be a graveside service Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 1pm at Civitan Cemetery in Rogersville, AL

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Birdie Louise Carey

Birdie Louise Carey, age 77 of Dresden, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 12, 2016 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Amos Clifford and Mary Louisa Weaver Staggs; her husband, Johnnie B. Carey; two brothers, Homer C. Staggs and Frakie Staggs; and one sister, Bertha Staggs.

She is survived by

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nehphews, Great Great Nieces and Great Great Nephews.

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Wednesday, March 16, 2016 with Thomas Mattox officiating. Interment will follow at Barnesville Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

Royce Glenn Smith

Royce Glenn Smith, age 80 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Friday, March 11, 2016 at NHC Healthcare Hillview in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Loretto, TN., and retired from Co-op. Mr. Smith served his country honorably in the U.S. Marines.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Barrett and Edna Belew Smith.

He is survived by

Wife of 58 years, Carol Smith, Summertown, TN

One Daughter, Karen Hunt, Columbia, TN

One Brother, Charles Edward Smith, Leoma, TN

One Sister, Connie Stevens, Spring Hill, TN

Two Granddaughters, Sara Hunt, Pensacola, FL

Maggie Hunt, Nashville, TN

Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins in Michigan and Tennessee also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, March 14, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, March 15, 2016 with David Ray officiating.

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

 

Miranda Lynn Ezell

Miranda Lynn Ezell, age 34 o f Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, Maarch 10, 2016 at STRHS-Lawrenceburg after a sudden illness. Miss Ezell was a native of Lawrence County, TN., disabled and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at 1pm Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel, Inc. T.R. Williams will be officiating. Burial will follow in Second Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel Inc.

Survivors are

Father, Everette A. Whitley, Leoma, TN

Mother, Lequida Ezell, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Brother, Steven Varmette, Greenwood, Maine

3 Sisters, Diane Varmette, Mass

Donna Varmette Bishop, KY

Jillian Hannah, VA

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Joe and Betty Ezell, paternal randparents, Raymond and Bonnie Whitley. Several Aunts and Uncles.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Cecil Staggs

Cecil Staggs, age 81 of Lawrenceburg passed away March 10, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lewis County, logger and member of the Church of Christ.

He is survived by

Wife, Rosetta Brewer Staggs of Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Daughters, Brenda Price of Lawrenceburg, TN

Patricia Staggs of Leoma, TN

Darlene Reedy of Loretto, TN

Jo Ann Woodall of Lawrenceburg, TN

Eight Grandchildren

Seventeen Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by two granddaughters, Daysha Chapman and Maegan Staggs and one sister, Ada Staggs.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Monday, March 14, 2016 at 1pm with Randy Kersey officiating and intement in Crews Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Sunday, March 13, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Paul Douglas Helson

Paul Douglas Helson, age 69 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Westmoreland, TN., and retired truck driver. Mr. Helson serverd his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the vietnam era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray Eugene and Mable Jane Tillman Helson; his wife, Robbie Sue Grisham Helson; two brothers, Billy Gene Helson and Jimmy Ray Helson; and one sister, Barbara Ann Sawyer.

He is survived by

Two Sons, Jason Helson, Rossville, GA

Rabon Huffines, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Helen Burnine, Fortville, IN

One Brother, James Neal Helson, Hartsville, TN

Ten Grandchildren, Reagen "Tooter" Huffines, Anne Bearden, Zach Bearden, Dustin Huffines, Lucas Huffines, Alison Lyons, Jessica Helson, Cheyanna Hinojosa, Koda Helson, Jaden Helson

Six Great Grandchildren

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm, Saturday, March 12, 2016 with Tony Gordy officiating. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

Shirley Marie Judkins Keener

Shirley Marie Judkins Keener, age 69 of Lawrenceburg passed away on March 9, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, retired and a Baptist.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Shawn Keener of Lawrenceburg, TN

Stephen Keener of Raleigh, NC

Three Daughters, Bonnie Enochs Sedberry of Summertown, TN

Teresa Enochs of Columbia, TN

Melanie Enochs Morton of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Stevie Judkins of Hazel Park, MI

Johnny Judkins, of Lawrenceburg, TN

Fifteen Grandchildren

Sixteen Great Grandchildren

Five Sisters, Rita Wilburn, Brenda Smith, Cynthia Caperton, Teresia Prince all of Lawrenceburg, TN., Sherry Rascon of Leoma, TN.

She was preceded in death by parents, Benjamin Wesley and Rachel Elizabeth Smith Judkins, a grandchid, Slaytee Keener, two sisters, Stella Brazier, Elaine Surett and two brothers,Larry Judkins and Terry Judkins.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Saturday, March 13, 2016 at 1pm with officiating and interment in Bumpas Cemetery. Jesse Cozart will be the Minister.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Friday, March 12, 2016 5pm to 8pm

 

William Nicholas Fleeman

Mr. William Nicholas “Nick” Fleeman, age 34, a resident of Lawrenceburg, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at his residence.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Mars Hill Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg with Bro. Mickey Brackin officiating. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Born on December 14, 1981 in Lawrenceburg, Nick was the son of Ricky and Suzanne Phillips Fleeman. He worked as a carpenter and was a member of Mars Hill Baptist Church. Nick enjoyed going to the beach as well as fishing and skateboarding.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sisters: Renee Fleeman of Lawrenceburg, Rachel (Wes) Grigsby of Lawrenceburg; nephew: Graham May; maternal grandmother: Shelby Phillips of Lawrenceburg; paternal grandfather: Tom (Nancy) Fleeman of LaVergne; and paternal grandmother: Mary Matz of Lawrenceburg.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather: Frank Phillips and paternal step-grandfather: Bill Matz.

Memorial donations may be sent to the Mars Hill Baptist Church Celebrate Recovery Program: 630 Weakley Creek Road, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464.

 

Willie Mae Eledge Huntley

Willie Mae Eledge Huntley, age 94 of Leoma passed away March 10, 2016 at NHC of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Lawrence County, homemaker and member of the Bethel Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Son, Alton and wife, Bobbie Huntley of Leoma, TN

Daughter in Law, Elois Huntley of Leoma, TN

Three Grandchildren, Jeff Huntley, Lynn Littrell, Carla Beeler

Seven Great Grandchildren

One Sister, Louise Seagers of Auburndale, FL

She was preceded in death by her husband, Buford Huntley, a son, Rabon Huntley; parents, Joe and Emily Jane McCarter Eledge.

Funeral service will be held at Bethel Baptist Church, Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 2pm. She will lie-in-state at the church one hour before service and interment in Bethel Cemetery.

Visitation wll be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Saturday, March 12, 2016 5pm to 8pm

Jesse Littrell and Kenny Freeman will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the Bethel Baptist Church Building Fund.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

Verna Lorene Roberts

Verna Lorene Roberts, age 88, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Lawrence County, retired from Salant & Salant, and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert A. and Hugh Alice Voss Patterson; her husband, Dubiel Roberts.

She is survived by two daughters: Glenda Roberts Ezell (Lindon), Florence, AL, and Debbie Roberts Baxter (Joe), Dalton, GA; four grandchildren: Jennifer Ezell Willbeck (Chris), Andrew Ezell (Amanda), David Baxter (Rachel), and Amy Baxter; ten great-grandchildren: Ellie Baxter, Sam Baxter, Henry Baxter, Nora Kate Baxter, Charlie Baxter, Owen Wilbeck, Abigail Wilbeck, Hannah Kate Ezell, and Mial Ezell.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 12:40 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2016.

Billy Ray Peden

Billy Ray Peden, age 64, of Five Points, TN passed away on March 9, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County and a pipefitter. He was a U.S. Army Veteran during the Vietnam Era and a member of World Life Ministries.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Peden and Ruth Hill, and a brother, David Webb.

He is survived by his longtime friend, Jackie Fowler; four daughters: Meleaha Peden of Nashville, TN; Chasity Pomes of Five Points, and Danielle Stefanski of Murfreesboro, TN. Krystal Compton; four grandchildren; one brother: Lee Webb of Lawrenceburg; two sisters: Ann Hill and Janice Fox, both of Lawrenceburg.

Visitation with the family will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 11, 2016. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. with Gary Vance officiating. Burial will be in Napier Cemetery in Hohenwald, TN.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to National League of POW/MIA Families organization.

 

Stella Mae Bee

Stella Mae Bee, age 84 of Killen, Alabama passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at Glenwood Center after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., a homemaker and a member of First Freewill Baptist Church of Florence, AL.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, Marcch 11, 2016 at 11am Scott Bee and Shiloh Hackett will be officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, March 10, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are,

4 Sons, Charlie Bee, Tuscumbia, AL

Oneal Bee, Greenhill, AL

Britt Bee, Jasper, AL

Banny Bee, Killen, AL

1 Daughter, Donna Swackhamer Bee, Florence, AL

1 Brother, Bobby Belew, Lawrenceburg, TN

2 Sisters, Della Krick, Loretto, TN

Ruby Bass, Leoma, TN

1 Daughter in Law, Barbara Bee

12 Grandchildren

21 Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Preceded in death by parents, Clarence Harvey and Vernon Irene Barnett Belew, husband, Charles William Bee, son, Tommy Bee, brother, Buddy Belew, sister, Dorothy Belew.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ramona Creecy

Ramona Creecy, age 61 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, March 7, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a former cafeteria worker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Verna Dean Bishop McNeese.

She is survived by

Two Sons, Robert Creecy, Nashville, TN

Charley Creecy, Rainsville, AL

One Brother, Tony McNeese, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Granddaughters, Autumn Creecy, Rainsville, AL

Paisley Creecy, Rainsville, AL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 9am to 1pm Friday, March 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, March 11, 2016 with Bobby Gobble officiating. Interment will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

Henry E. Franklin

Henry E. Franklin, 89, of Ethridge, TN passed away Monday, March 7, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Giles County and retired plant manager from Memphis Hardwood Flooring. He was also a member and Past President of Airport Lions Club, American Legion, and Ethridge United Methodist Church. Mr. Franklin served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy Seabees during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Henry Grady and Daisy Prentice Franklin; his step-mother, Emma Prentice Franklin; his wife, Evelyn Ruth Jones Franklin; and two brothers: Joe Franklin and Harold Franklin.

He is survived by one brother: Paul Franklin (Betty) of Nashville, TN; niece Jenny Franklin of Nashville; two sisters-in-laws: Betty Kobeck and Reita Buress, both of Ethridge; one brother-in-law: Donnie Jones of Lawrenceburg; and close friend Tim Harrell of Memphis, TN.

The family will received friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Ethridge United Methodist Church at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 9, 2016. He will lie in state at the church from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The family suggests memorials be made to Ethridge United Methodist Church.

 

Clettis Wayne McLaughlin

Clettis Wayne McLaughlin, 69 of Killen, passed away March 5, 2016 at his residence. He was a member of Greenhill Masonic Lodge.

Survivors include,

Wife, Elizabeth Richarson McLaughlin

Son, Kevin Wayne McLaughlin, Killen

Daughters, Tracy Lynn Colston, Florence

Penny Faye Barnett, Lexington

Jenny Kaye Allen, Florence

Brother, Herbert Terry McLaughlin, Florence

10 Grandchildren

3 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, Herbert Brown McLaughlin and Clara Jeanett McLaughlin, sister, Betty Jo Hayes.

Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Greenhill Funeral Home.

 

Flora Mae Holloway

Flora Mae Holloway, age 78 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at NHC Brik after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a Homemaker and a member of Summertown Baptis Church.

Graveside services will be held at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens on Friday, March 4, 2016 at 11am. Howard Kitter will be officiating. Burial will follow in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Survivors are

1 Son, Nathan Holloway and wife Linda, Five Points, TN

1 Daughter, Annette Webb and husband Lee, Lawrenceburg, TN

1 Sister, Jean Thomason, Columbia, TN

4 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by father, Leonard Smith, mother and step father, Myrtle and Audie Huffman, husband, Nat Holloway, 1 son, Joe Bottoms.

In Lieu of flowers make donations to Summertown Baptist Church Mission Fund.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Judy Kay Taylor

Judy Kay Taylor, age 57 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Sikeston, MO., and a former employee of Best Western.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Virginia Pokorney Barnett; her husband, Joe Carnell; and one sister, Doris Niedergeses.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Sonya Kay Beard, Lawrenceburg, TN

Doshie Jane Nevins, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Joey Carnell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Donnie Barnett, Columbia, TN

Roger Barnett, Nashville, TN

Four Sisters, Shirley Barnett, Chicago, IL

Tami Woodruff, MD

Katherine Fisher, MD

Patricia Hill, AL

Eight Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 9am to 11am Friday, March 4, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Friday, March 4, 2016 with Ricky Cotton officiating. Interment will follow at Bumpas Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Joe Copeland

Joe Copeland, age 48 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Louisville, KY., and a former employee of Doss Brothers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Rose Ella Bruce Baker.

He is survived by

Special Friend, Rita Cody, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Brittney Cody, Lawrenceburg, TN

Holley Cody, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 11am to 12:30pm Thursday, March 3, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Dixon Memorial Gardens at 1pm Thursday, March 3, 2016 with Tim Cunningham officiating.

 

Troy Wayne Tefteller

Troy Wayne Tefteller, age 57 of Lawrenceburg passed away February 29, 2016 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, construction worker. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He is survived by

Wife, Juanitta Irene Tefteller of Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter, Charity Hope Check of North Carolina

He was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Edward and Annie Marie Carter Tefteller and a sister, Sandy Annette Tefteller.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 2pm with James Tillar officiating and interment in Unity Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Wednesday, March 2, 2016 10am to 2pm

Family request donations be made toward funeral expense.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Modena Elaine Wilcoxson Norwood

Modena Elaine Wilcoxson Norwood, age 85, of Leoma, TN passed away Sunday, February 28, 2016 at her daughter’s residence. She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL, a homemaker, and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew Newton and Minnie Lou Howard Wilcoxson: her husband: Jobe Gillard Norwood; five brothers: Taylor Wilcoxson, J.D. Wilcosxon, George Almon Wilcoxson, Wayne Wilcoxson, and Larry Wilcoxson; and one sister: Frances Locke.

She is survived by five daughters: Cheryl Rich (Larry), Mary Lou Prince, Deborah Robertson (Dexter), Marcia Norwood, and Tina Luther, all of Leoma; one son: Jeffrey Norwood (Christina), Lawrenceburg; three sisters: Elizabeth Rose of Ethridge, Carol Ann Clark of Trezevant, TN, and Catherine Richardson of Goodspring, TN; eighteen grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 with Donnie Smith and James Lemay officiating. Burial will follow at Lindsey Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County. The family suggests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.

 

Glenda Sue Butler

Glenda Sue Butler, age 59 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 26, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Summertown, TN., a former LPN, a homemaker and a member of Meadow View Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father, George Wilkinson; her first husband, Billy Wayne Lovell II; one son, Billy Wayne Lovell III; and one sister, Teresa Wilkinson.

She is survived by

Husband, Doris Butler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Whitney Edgmon, Lawrenceburg, TN

Karen Kelley, Columbia, TN

One Step Son, Collin Butler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Thelma Wilkinson, Summertown, TN

Three Brothers, Gary Wilkinson, Summertown, TN

Carl Dean Wilkinson, Summertown, TN

Wendell Wilkinson, Ethridge, TN

Three Sisters, Pam Rountree, Summertown, TN

Connie Calton, Summertown, TN

Georgia Riddle, Ethridge, TN

Eight Grandchildren, Christopher Kelley, Emily Kelley, Preston Lovell, Billy Wayne Lovell IV, Bella Edgmon, Eli Edgmon, Ethan Smith, Ansley Butler.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, February 28, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral seervices will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Monday, February 29, 2016. Interment will follow at Barnesville Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

 

 

Aceier Laine Laws-Mitchell

Aceier "Ace" Laine Laws-Mitchell, the infant son of Brian Lee Mitchell and Jericca Laws of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 25, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.

Along with his parents he is survived by

One Sister, Kaycee Rae Mitchell, Lawrencebug, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 12:30pm Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Crabb Cemetery at 1pm Tuesday, March 1, 2016.

 

Virginia Pauline "Polly" Morrow Gray

Virginia Pauline "Polly" Morrow Gray 87 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, February 26, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., a homemaker and a member of Coleman Memorial United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Pearly Mabry Morrow.

She is survived by

Husband, Gilbert Gray, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, James Gray, Columbia, TN

One Daughter, Patricia Smejkal, Mt. Juliet, TN

One Sister, Lillian Hills, Aiken, SC

Four Grandchildren, Abby Copeland, Jennifer Stolbom, Chris Smejkal, Mike Smejkal

Eight, Great Grandchildren

Arrangments are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recive friends from 4pm to 6pm Sunday, February 28, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, February 29, 2016 with Malcolm Patton officiating. Interment will follow at Fullers Chapel Cemetery in Leoma, TN.

 

Naomi Elizabeth Curtis Richardson

Naomi Elizabeth Curtis Richardson, 80 of Florence, Alabama passed away February 26, 2016 at Glenwood in Florence, of an extended illness. She was a cashier at K-Mart and Big Star and a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include,

Sons, Billy D. Richardson, Jr. and Donna, Killen, AL

Timmy Richardson and Donna, Killen, AL

Granddaughters, Lezlie Wells, Shea, Hanna and Lindzy Richardson

Great Granddaughter, Chloe Wells

Preceded in death by parents, Willie Taft and Virginia Brewer Curtis, husband, Billy Douglas Richardson, Sr., sisters, Martha Thigpen and Levone Belew

Visitation will be Sunday, February 28, 2016 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Howell Bigham officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

The family would like to especially thank her caregivers: Judy, Elizabeth, Julie, Dana and Gentiva Hospice.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Emma Jean Thrasher

Emma Jean Thrasher, age 63, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, retired from Murray Ohio, member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary and Immanuel Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, J.P. and Mary Ellen Scott Jones; four sisters, Mary Phillips, May Lois Youngblood, Christine Chamberlin, and Eva Gabriel; and two brothers, Robert Lee Jones and Billy J. Bones.

She is survived by her husband: David Thrasher, of Lawrenceburg; two daughters: Tina Michelle Perry of Lawrenceburg and Lori Lynn Thrasher Parkes of Smyrna, TN; one sister: Bobbie Jean Smith of Collinwood, TN; two brothers: James Jones of Waynesboro, TN, and Johnny Smith of Collinwood, TN; five grandchildren: Lauren Michelle Perry, Jacob Austin Perry, Abby Lynn Minor, Stephen Swafford, and David Elias Thrasher.

The family will receive friend from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 26, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home and from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Collinwood, TN. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 28, 2016 with Steve Clark officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Gardens of Wayne County.

 

Karen Lee Schuler Staggs

Karen Lee Schuler Staggs, age 66, of Lawrenceburg passed away on February 24, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was a native of Giles County. She grew up in Lynnville, attended Martin Methodist, graduated from MTSU, taught school in Giles County, then became a social worker for the State of Tennessee. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Salem Church of Christ, the Study Club, the Flower Lover's Circle and the Red Hats.

She is survived by

Husband, Kenneth Staggs of Lawrenceburg, TN

A Niece, Three Nephews and many friends.

She was preceded in death by parents, Eric and Betty Schuler and a brother, Churck Schuler.

Funeral service will be held at United Presbyterian Church, Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 11am with Betsy Bond officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Pettus-Turnbo Furner Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Robert Ford Gillespie

Robert Ford Gillespie, 69, of Muscle Shoals, passed away February 23, 2016, at ECM Hospital of an extended illness. He was retired from International Paper where he worked in the tool room.

Survivors include

Sisters, Sandy Gillespie, Barbara Gillespie

Brothers, Joe Gillespie, Jeff Gillespie

Several Nieces and Nephews.

Proceded in death by parents, Willard Ford and Jane Elizabeth Powers Gillespie, sisters, Julia "Lou" Patton and Paula Clemmons

The family would like to thank Dr. David A. Hollis and staff and the 6th floor nurses at ECM Hospital.

There is no service planned at this time.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

William Charles Kerstiens

William Charles Kerstiens, age 87 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health Systems-Lawrenceburg after a brief illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a United States Navy veteran of the Korean War era, a retired carpenter and cabinet maker, a member of the Loretto Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Saturday February 27, 2016 at 10am. Father Luckas will be officiating. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, February 26, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Frances Peggy Kerstiens, Loretto, Tn

5 Sons, Henry Kerstiens, Muscle Shoals, AL

Stan Kerstiens, Huntsville, TN

Mark Kerstiens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fred Kerstiens, Ardmore, AL

Tim Kerstiens, Tullahoma, TN

1 Brother, Albert Kerstiens, Loretto, TN

8 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Glynda Ann Hardwick

Glynda Ann Hardwick, a native of St. Joseph, Tennessee passed away Suddenly in her Nashville home February 19, 2016. Glynda was born on October 18, 1948.

Glynda worked for the State of Tennessee for over 30 years and was recently retired.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe Hardwick, Dot Hardwick and Sister Carol Powell.

Glynda is survived by

Two Sons, Trey Springer and Nyk Springer of Nashville.

Two Brothers, Mack Hardwick, Franklin, Tennessee, Ricky Hardwick, Tullahoma, Tennessee

One Sister, Pam Cromwell, Florence, AL

Two Grandsons, Hayden and Mason Springer and a host of Nieces and Nephews.

A memorial service will be held at Lorett Memorial Chapel on Friday, February 26, at 10am

 

Betty Joyce Jackson

Betty Joyce Jackson, 75 of Florence, Alabama passed away February 20, 2016 after a brief illness. Mrs. Jackson was a retired office manager and a Methodist.

Mrs. Jackson is survived by

Sons, Michael Jackson of Greenwich, CT

Mark Jackson of Miramar, FL

Brothers, Billy Estes of Florence

Jane Brown of Chandler, TX

3 Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by parents Johnny Polk Estes and Vera Geneva Bryan Estes and husband James Arthur Jackson.

Visitation will be Tuesday, February 23, 2016 from 1pm to 2:30pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 2:30pm in the funeral home with Arnold Brown officiating. Burial will be in Old Loretto Methodist Cemtery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 

 

Willie Idell Rogers

Willie Idell Rogers, 76 of Killen, Alabama passed away February 20, 2016 at ECM Hospital. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of Shiloh Church of Christ.

Survivors include

Husband, Robert D. Rogers

Daughters, Robbie Rogers Hill & Debbie Rogers Rigel

Sisters, Paulette Springer and Jeanne Richardson

Grandchildren, Tess and Zach Hill

Preceded in death by parents, James Roy and Ruby Mae Glover Loveless

Visitation will be Tuesday, February 23, from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1pm with Bro. Howell Bigham officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Church of Christ Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Robert Mann and staff, the physicians and staff at Vanderbilt Medical Center, Dr. Nishitha Reddy, Dr. Jeffrey Zwerner, Dr. John Zic, Janice and Michael and the physicians and staff at Northwest Alabama Cancer Center.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Temple Susanne McLendon Russ

Temple Susanne McLendon Russ, 46 of Florence, Alabama passed away February 19, 2016 at ECM Hospital. She was a Baptist and owner of Russ Optical.

Survivors include

Sons, Trevor Russ, Austin Russ

Brothers, Jody McLendon, Marc McLendon

Sisters, Terri McLendon, Cathy Markovitz

Granddaughter, Sophia Mae Russ

Preceded in death by parents, Alvin and Judy McLendon

Visitation will be Wednesday, February 24, from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1pm with Bro. Doc Shell officiating. Burial will be in Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Marion Geneva Flippo Mirus

Marion Geneva Flippo Mirus, age 88 of Louisville, KY., passed away February 19, 2016 at Golden Living Center Camelot in Louisville.

Mrs. Mirus was born November 18, 1927 in Lawrenceburg, TN., to Joseph Mitchell Flippo and Ora Shaffer Flippo. She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers and sisters; her husband, Matthew O. Mirus; and her son, Timothy Allen Mirus on March 19, 2014.

She is survived by her son and daughter in law, David Mitchell and Robin Mirus of Morehead and their children, Stephen, Joseph, and Adria as well as three great grandchildren, Gavin, Brayden and Quincee.

Mrs. Mirus began her career with Martin Flooring and retired from Hartlage Fence Company as office manager/bookkeeper after many years of service. She was a devoted and loving mother and grandmother whose life focused on family, church and work. She enjoyed sewing, quilting and traveling. She had visited all 50 states and fondly recalled her travels with extended family and dear friends, J.T. and Martha Baker of Nashville. She was a faithful member of the Church of Christ.

Graveside services and interment will be held 5pm Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at Houser Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN., with Colin Leighton officiating.

Visitation will be 10am until 11:30am Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at the Oldham County Funeral Home in La Grange, Ky., ending with words of comfort and prayer by her Church of Christ pastor, Greg Gravitt.

Visitation will be 5pm until 7pm Monday, February 22, 2016 at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals.

 

 

Dixie Lee Bivens Prince

Dixie Lee Bivens Prince, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 18, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Ethridge, TN., former employee of Murray Ohio and NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg, retired housekeeper and a member of Victory Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, A.O. and Maude Justus Wilde; her husband, Franklin Prince; and one brother, Leonard Earl Wilde.

She is survived by

Two Daughters, Joanne Fisher, Lawrenceburg, TN

Susie Williams, Loretto, TN

Three Grandchildren, Alicia Quillen, Kyle Fisher, Kristin Reeves

Five Great Grandchildren

Special Friends, Glenda Williams, Amy Kellogg, Karen Beasley.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Sunday, February 21, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, February 22, 2016 with Jesse Cozart officiating. Interment will follow at John Lay Cemetery in Ethridge, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Vanderbilt Children's Hospital or American Diabetes Association.

 

Betty Davis Clemmons

Betty Davis Clemmons, 75 of Killen, Alabama passed away February 17, 2016 after an extended illness. Mrs. Clemmons was a longtime member of Greenhill First Baptist Church, a member of the Eastern Star and was retired from the banking industry.

Mrs. Clemmons is survived by Sister, Bobbie D. Patterson of Sharpsburg, GA., Brother, John Daniel Davis of Lexington, AL.

Numerous Nieces and Nephews.

She was preceded in death by husband Larry C. Clemmons and parents, Robert Daniel Davis and Evelyn Davis Smith.

Visitation will be Saturday, February 20, 2016 from 12pm to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 1pm graveside at Greenhill Cemetery. Bro. Gregg Woodard will officiate. Burial will be in Greenhill Cemetery.

The family would like to send a special thanks to all of Mrs. Clemmons' caregivers and hospice personnel.

Greenhill Guneral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

James Oliver McGee

James "Ollie" Oliver McGee passed away February 17, 2016 at Hellen Keller Hospital. He was 87 years, 10 months and 13 days old.

He is survived by

Wife, Bobbie L. Mcgee, Sunday, February 21st would have been their 66th wedding anniversary.

He passed away peacefully in Bobbie's arms, which was his last wish. He is also survived by Wade and Faye McGee, Vickie and Ronnie Brake, Alice and Randy Brake, Joey and Editha McGee and John and Lorei McGee.

He was preceded in death by Trent Conner McGee, his grandson, and Gracie Trinity McGee, his great grranddaughter. Jaes was also preceded by his father, Ben McGee and his mother, Hattie McGee, his sister, Claira McMurtry and his brothers, Farris McGee, Dennis McGee and Fletcher McGee. He is survived by 17 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren

James joined the Merchant Mariens at 15 years old. Later, he joined the Navy. He was a barber in the Navy and served in the Korean War and World War II.

He worked for 30 years and 10 days for Chrysler Corporation. He and Bobbie were retired for 32 years. They raised goats, dogs and "cane". They grew gardens, flowers, built sheds, barns and fences. They loved each other deeply and enjoyed life together. They have been a beautiful example of hard work and perseverance.

Visitation will be Friday, February 19, 2016 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel at 1pm with Bro. Tim Grigsby and B ro. Charles Kretzer officiating. Burial will be in McGee Cemetery with full military honors.

Greenhil Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Margaret Elizabeth Shrader

Margaret Elizabeth Shrader, age 80 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 18, 2016 at Life Care Center of Columbia. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a retired housekeeper.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Robert and Florence Shelton Laws; six brothers, Bobby Joe Laws, Burl Applos Laws, Joseph Franklin Laws, John Phillip Laws, James Robert Laws, Jr., and Elbert Hugh Laws.

She is survived by

Four Sisters, Sarah Beckum, Mount Pleasant, TN

Linda Beecham, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Benefield, Summertown, TN

Betty King, Hohenwald, TN

One Brother, Roy Laws, Summertown, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, February 19, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, February 20, 2016 with Jack Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at Chapel Grove Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Charlie Phillips Barton

Charlie Phillips Barton, age 85 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., former owner of Barton Tires, retired car salesman and an avid horse trader. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge, Lawrence County Coon Hunters Association, Bridle & Saddle Club, Crimestoppers, and Henryville United Methodist Church. Mr. Barton served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Sampson Dewey and Lora Alice Phillips Barton; his first wife, Sumika Barton; one daughter, Vickie Barton; and six siblings, Arlene Stockard, Roy Barton, Joe Barton, Arthur "Hoover" Barton, Grady Barton and Margie Dean Barton.

He is survived by

Wife, Connie Barton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Step Children, Rick Green, Lawrenceburg, TN

Pat Aubin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mike Green, San Diego, CA

Clay Green, Cocoa, FL

Casey Hancock, Nashville, TN

Two Brothers, M.H. Barton, Sellersburg, IN

Jim Barton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Sisters, Sue Lopp, Lawrenceburg, TN

Martha Ball, Tennessee RIdge, TN

Bessie Fox, Hendersonville, TN

Bonnie Oaks, Lawrenceburg, TN

Seven Step Grandchildren

Several Step Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Friday, February 19, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Saturday, February 20, 2016 with Larry Spears officiating. Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., with military honors.

Minnie Lurene Venable Eddy

Minnie Lurene Venable Eddy, age 81 of Loretto, TN, passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at Countryside Healthcare after an extended illness.

She was a native of Lawrence County, a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by three brothers: J.T. Venable, Bud Venable, and Doris Guy Venable.

She is survived by one son: Jeffery D. Eddy of New Market, AL; four daughters: Linda Eddy Gargis of Lexington, AL, Benita Eddy Canerday and Barbie Eddy Butler both of Loretto, TN, and Jennifer Eddy Powers of Lawrenceburg; eight grandchildren; nine great grandchildren.

Funeral services for Minnie Lurene Venable Eddy will be held on Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Loretto Memorial Chapel with Dennis Venable officiating. Burial will follow in Pettus Cemetery. Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all the arrangements.

Syble Louise Hunt Garner

Syble Louise Hunt Garner, age 83 of Lake City, FL, (formerly of Killen, AL) passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at her residence after an extended illness.

She was a native of Lauderdale County, AL, a retired registered nurse and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents: William Leo and Eula Hunt; her first husband: Vernon Davis; her second husband: Clarence Garner; brother: Oneal Hunt; sister: Betty McDow and her granddaughter: Kimberly Howard.

She is survived by daughter: Julia Tortorice of Lake City, FL; son: Dell Howard of Kennesaw, GA; seven grandchildren; four great grandchildren; three brothers: Thomas Hunt of Peoria, IL, Edward Hunt of Waynesboro, TN, and William L. Hunt, Jr. of Florence, AL; four sisters: Stella Pruett of Loretto, TN, Lorene Roberts of Lawrenceburg, Dorothy Ellison of Lewistown, IL, and Sandra Trousdale of Florence, AL; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Syble Louise Hunt Garner were conducted Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Loretto Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in the Emiline Stutts Cemetery. Loretto Memorial Chapel was in charge of all the arrangements.

 

Oliver Martin Duncan

Oliver Martin Duncan, age 82 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at home after a brief illness. He was a native of Big Rock, TN., retired from GM, an United States Air Force veteran of the Korean War and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 1pm George Stevens will be officaiting. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens with military honors at the graveside.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Friday, February 19, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

3 Daughters, Theresa French, Lawrenceburg, TN

Kim Kirk, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tammy Fulmer, Wayne, MI

1 Sister, Nancy Davidson, Woodlawn, TN

6 Grandchildren

7 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by son, Kenneth Duncan, granddaughter, Suzanne Stong

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Dan K. Holland

Dan K. Holland, age 77 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Ethridge, TN., attended Lawrence County High School, retired from Murray Ohio, a member of the Crossroads of Dixie Antique Tractor Club, Past President of the Lawrence County Classics Car Club and of the Baptist faith. Mr. Holland served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cordie and Sadie Florence Kerr Holland; one brother, C.W. Holland; and three sisters, Christine Hill, Elizabeth Edwards Grisham, and Doris Grantham.

He is survived by

Wife, Mary Nell Holland, Ethridge, TN

One Son, Jeff Holland, Easley, SC

One Daughter, Judy Ridgeway, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson, Stan Ridgeway, Red Bay, AL

One Great Grandson, Jaxon Ridgeway, Red Bay, AL

Two Sisters, Suelia Gowen, Adrian, MI

Mildred Buffalo, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Harley Holland, Ethridge, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Wednesday, February 17, 2016 with Mickey Brackin and Barry Fralix officiating. Interment will follow at Lib erty Hill Cemetery in Giles County TN. Family wuggests memorials be made to the Ronald McDonald House or the charity of your choice.

 

Roger A. Knisley

Roger A. Knisley, age 73 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 15, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Pickaway County, OH., retired from Dura Automotive and of the United Methodist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elgar and Dorothy Mathena Knisley; and one daughter, Lauri Ann Knisley.

He is survived by

Wife, DeAnne Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Clay Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ken Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Granddaughters, Morgan Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Charli Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

Lola Knisley, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Todd Knisley, Circleville, OH

One Sister, Evelyn Conaton, Fruitland Park, FL

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral HOme. The family will receive friends from 5:30pm to 8pm Thursday, February 2016 18, 2016 at United Church.

A memorial service will be conducted at United Church at 7pm Thursday, February 18, 2016 with David Morgan officiating. Interment will follow in Williamsport, OH. Family suggests memorials be made to the Lawrence County Public Library.

 

Terry Wayne Snider

Terry Wayne "Buck" Snider, age 70 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 14, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ. Mr. Snider served his country honorably in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Lucille Killen Snider; and five siblings, Roy Snider, Dean Dowdy, James Snider, Dorothy Snider and Betty Hardiman.

He is survived by

Wife of 50 years, Linda Mitchell Snider, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Children, Dwayne Snider, Franklin, TN

Terri Rose, Pulaski, TN

Brandon Snider, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren, McKenna Rose, Callie Rose, Eston Snider, Grant Snidere, Griffin Snider

Five Sisters, Jo Shannon, Lawrenceburg, TN

Linda King, Lawrenceburg, TN

Bonnie Brazier, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brenda Bailey, Lawrenceburg, TN

Caroline Evans, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Wednesday, February 17, 2016 with Jacob Evans and Jeremy Gargis officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to Pulaski Street Church of Christ or the Amercian Heart Association.

 

Linda Sue Sutton

Linda Sue Sutton, age 71 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, February 13, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., a homemaker and a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eddie Braswell, Sr., and Catherine Hagan Braswell; and two sisters, Ella Glen Braswell and Brenda Webber.

She is survived by

Husband, Bill Sutton, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son Kevin Sutton, Hendersonville, TN

Four Brothers, Charles Braswell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Eddie Braswell, Jr., Lawrenceburg, TN

Norman Braswell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Larry Braswell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Lelia Jones, Lawrenceburg, TN

Donna Shedd, Lawrenceburg, TN

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Tuesday, Feburary 16, 2016 with Jacob Evans officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Murrel Dean Flippo Yarnell

Murrel Dean Flippo Yarnell, age 88 of Nashville, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 11, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and retired from the State Highway and Finance Department.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Earlie and Lura Johnson Flippo; and one brother, Gerald E. Flippo.

She is survived by

One Son, David Yarnell, Nashville, TN

One Grandson, Christopher Paul Yarnell, Hartselle, TN

One Granddaughter, Jacquline Michelle Yarnell, Nashville, TN

One Great Granddaughter, Destiny Michelle Beach, Nashville, TN

One Great Great Grandson, Carson David Binkley, Nashville, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 12:30pm Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside serevices and interment will be conducted at John Lay Cemetery at 1pm Tuesday, February 16, 2016.

 

Ottis Gentry Allen

Ottis Gentry Allen, 93 of Lexingon, Alabama passed away February 13, 2016 at ECM Hospital. Mr. Allen was a retired aluminum worker at Reynolds and a farmer in addition to being a US Navy veteran. He was stationed in Casablanca, North Africa. Mr. Allen's ship was sunk the day after he disembarked. He was also a member of the State Line Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include;

Wife, Ora Lee Jones Allen

Sons, Coy Allen, Terry Allen and Richard Allen

Daughter, Janice Booth

7 Grandchildren and 6 Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by parents, George Alonzo and Lou Anna Stutts Allen, son, Joel Allen

Visitation will be Monday, February 15 from 10:30am to 11am at Greenhill Funeral Home. The service will follow at 11am with Ronald Killen and Ricky Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Allen Cemetery with full military honors.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Mary H. Butler

Mary H. Butler, age 91 of Knoxville, Tennessee passed away Thursday, February 11, 2016 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville, TN. She was a native of Ludlow, PA., and attended the University of Missouri. She moved to Oak Ridge, TN., in early 1946 to work at Oak Ridge Hospital. It was in Oak Ridge that she met the love of her life Alfred C. Butler, and they were married December 21, 1946. Mary worked as a nurse for Dr. Regan in OB\GYN in Oak Ridge for 20 years. The couple lived in Knoxville, Colorado, and Lawrenceburg, TN. Mary was a generous loving person who made friends wherever she went. She loved birds and animals. She read her Bible every night and especially loved the Psalms. She will be missed ay all who loved her dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Madaline Harlampous; two brothers, James Harlampous and George Harlampous; and one nephews, Gary Harlampous.

She is survived by

Her Devoted Husband, Alfred "Fred" Butler, Knoxville, TN

One Sister in Law, Lucille Butler, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Nephew, Terry Butler, Lawrenceburg, TN

Fred's Cousin, Jane Brewer, Jackson, MS

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 8:30am to 10:30am Monday, February 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services wil be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10:30am Monday, February 15, 2016 with Charles Gresham officiating. Interment will follow at Kidd Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Sharon Ann Gray Wilson

Sharon Ann Gray Wilson, 64, of Florence passed away February 12, 2016 at her residence. She was retired from K-Mart and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include

Husband: Luther Wayne Wilson

Son: Michael Shane Wilson and wife Bevan

Daughter: Melissa Ann Wilson Pierce

Brothers: Waymon Gray and Harvil Gray

Sisters: Margaret Wilson and Jewel Craig

Brother in Law: Lonnie Wilson

Sister in Law: Lola Fossett

Grandchildren: Heather Smith and husband Evan, Christopher Pierce, Cody Wilson, Gage Wilson

Special famiily members: Angela, Cory, Carter, Abby Daugherty

Preceded in death by parents, John Taylor and Omie Gerdis Hill Gray, son, Stephen Wayne Wilson, brother, Jimmy Gray, sister, Helen Joy-Marie Phipps

Visitation will be Monday, February 15, from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home with funeral service folloing at 1pm. Burial will be in Rogers Chapel Cemetery.

The family would like to thank their family, friends and Amedysis Hospice for their care and support. In Lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude's Children Research Hospital.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Marvette L. Casteel

Marvette L. Casteel, age 76 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Dunlap, TN., a homemaker, member of Mt. Horeb Baptist Church and a long standing member of WMU.

She was preceded in death by her parents, L.V. and Edith Hatfield Lockart; her husband, Earnest W. Casteel; one step daughter, Helty Thompson; one step grandson, Timmy Putnam; two brothers and four sisters.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Vickie Smith, Ethridge, TN

One Son, Randy Casteel, Ethridge, TN

One Step Son, Kenneth Casteel, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Son in Law, Morris Thompson, Ethridge, TN

Two Step Daughters, Netty Chance, Loretto, TN

Peggy McCandless, Ethridge, TN

Seven Grandsons

One Granddaughter in Law

Twelve Step Grandchildren

Twenty One Step Great Grandchildren

Four Sisters

One Brother

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, February 12, 2016 with J.D. Bosheers and Ricky Cox officiating. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Giles County, TN.

Marie Ovie Myers Brown

Marie Ovie Myers Brown, age 92, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Monday, February 8, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg. She was a native of Giles County, TN, retired form Forest Hills Manufacturing with over 44 years of service, a loving babysitter, and a member of First Baptist Church of Lawrenceburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Clyde and Cora Lee Pope Myers; and her husband, Ralph Brown.

She is survived by three daughters: Connie K. Norton (David), Lawrenceburg, Vicky S. Daniel (Larry), Lawrenceburg, and Doris A. Taylor (Ronnie), of the Revilo community; six grandchildren: Christopher Murray, Jeffrey Murray, Adam Taylor, Michael Taylor, Adam Norton, and Minta Daniel. Six great-grandchildren also survive.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 11, 2016, with Jeff Vanlandingham officiating. Burial will follow at Mimosa Cemetery.

 

Bruce Henry Linker

Bruce Henry Linker, age 73 of Spring Hill, Tennessee passed away February 7, 2016 at St. Thomas Hospital West in Nashville. He was a native of New York City, NY., engineer for ATT and was in rreal estate and worked with Aetna for twelve years; a member of the Lifehouse Church, Davidson County Master Gardener, Published Photographer, Tax Professional, worked in Prison Ministry, delivered Meals on Wheels, Junior Achievement Leader.

He is survived by

Wife, Jane Turner Linker of Spping Hill, TN

Two Daughters, Mindy Linker of Chesterfield, MO

Debra Linker Pacie of Arnold, MO

Step Son, Dan Morrison of St. Charles, MO

Step Daughter, Melissa Morrison of Thompson Station, TN

Three Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Myra Ackerman Linker and a sister, Judith Linker.

Funeral service will be held at Lifehouse Church in Spring Hill, TN., Wednesday, february 10, 2016 at 10am with Pastor John Privett officiating and intement in Ethridge Cemetery. Address of Lifehouse Church, 5083 Main St., Spring Hill, TN

Visitation will be held at Lifehouse Church, Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 9am to 10am

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Emerson Hall Allen

Emerson Hall Allen, 72, of St. Joseph, Tennessee, passed away February 6, 2016 at Countryside Nursing Home, of an extended illness. Mr. Allen was self employed in the construction business.

Survivors include,

Diane Thompson

Sons, Rodney Shawn Allen and Brandon Kyle Allen

Brothers, John Robert Allen and George Rayford Allen

Sisters, Jimmie Lou Wilson, Nancy Jean Sherif and Martha Janelle Allen

2 Grandchildren

Preceded in death by, parents, George Seith and Mary Pauline Allen.

Visitation will be Monday, February 8, from 1pm to 2pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 2pm in the funeral home chapel with Chad Pressnell officiating. Burial will follow in Allen cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangments.

 

Gene Brandon Hill

Gene Brandon "Jim" Hill, age 73 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Union Carbide and a member of Lawrenceburg Golf and Country Clulb. Mr. Hill served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Daniel Lindsey and Mary Elizabeth Smeltzer Hill; his wife, Sarah Alice Prince Hill; and one sister, Gloria Dean Hill.

He is survived by

Lifelong Partner,

Rosemarie Cothran, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Monica HIll Perry, Lawrenceburg, TN

Veronica Hill Price, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchildren, Ethan Perry, Lawrenceburg, TN

Cord Perry, Lawrenceburg, tn

Three Brothers, Bill Hill, Sommerville, AL

Bobby Hill, Westmoreland, TN

Wallace Hill, unionville, TN

One Sister, Faye Weeks, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, Feb ruary 8, 2016 at OK Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be conducted at OK Baptist Church at 10am Tuesday, February 9, 2016 with Jerry Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at OK Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

John William Snider

John William Snider, age 80 of Ethridge, Tennessee passed away February 6, 2016 at Countryside Healthcare. He was a native of Alabama, Pipefitter for Local 572, Army Veteran, member of the Elks Club and a Christian.

He is survived by

Wife, Lillian Lane Kendall of Ethridge, TN

Step Sons, Lane Kendall, Jeff Kendall, Matthew Kendall all of Melborne, FL

Two Daughters, Lorrie D. King of Wytheville, VA

Jackie Hernandez of Smyrna, TN

Twelve Grandchildren, Nikko, Marc, Josh, Brittany, John, Justin, Caitynn, ben, Courteney, Cody, Amber, William Cody

Eight Great Grandchildren, Coleton, Hannah, Gage, Tyler, Charlie, Trig, Dylan, Ethan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, David Isaac and Anna Lou Shed Snider.

Memorial will be announced later

No Visitation

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Anna Marie Hill

anna Marie Hill, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Elkland, MO., retired from Marie's Beauty Salon, a member of the Ethridge Eastern Star and Old Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Missouri. Mrs. Hill was also a volunteer at Crockett Hospital.

She is survived by

One Son, Rick Hill, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Judy Logsdon, Bishop, GA

Four Grandchildren, David Hill, Curtis Hill, Anna Jordan, Brandi Wickett

Five Great Grandchildren, Christian Busby, Richard Davis Jordan, Cameron Elijah Jordan, Randall Isaac Aaron Wickett, Ireland Nichole Rena Wickett

Funeral services will be held at a later date at Montgomery Viets Funeral Home in Buffalo, Missouri.

 

Jimmie Sue Thigpen Barnes

Jimmie Sue Thigpen Barnes, 76 of Killen, Alabama passed away February3, 2016 after an extended illness. Mrs. Barnes was a homemaker and a member of the Church of God.

Mrs. Barnes is survived by

Husband, Bobby Barnes

Sons, Charles Lee Thigpen, Wayne Thigpen

Daughters, Brenda Cottrell, Nancy Richardson

Step-Children, Tammy Monor, Bobby Ray Barnes, Jr. and Dianne Minor

Brother, Jim Neal Brewer, Jr.

Sister, Betty Bailey

Grandchildren, Nick Thigpen, Keith Thigpen, Matt Thigpen, Brad Richardson, Josh Cottrell, Bradi Phillips, Dylan Handback

15 Great Grandchildren

6 Step Grandchildren

2 Step Great Grandchildren

She was preceded in death by husband Buford C. Thigpen; daughters, Susie Ann Sharp; father, Jim Neal Brewer, Sr., mother, Thelma Brewer; brother, Jerry Don Brewere; sisters, Jean Lois Fisher and infant, Jeannette Brewer.

Visitation will be Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 1pm in the funeral home chapel with Darin Atkins and Alvin Thigpen officiating. Burial will be in Barnett Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Bruce Riley Long

Bruce Riley Long, age 65 of Lawrenceburg passed away February 2, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Wayne County, factory worker as siding applicator and a Baptist.

He is survived by

Wife, Betty Staggs Long of Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Belinda Bradley and Beverly Howell all of Lawrenceburg, TN

A special Mother in Law, Nellie Gobbell of Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren

Five Sisters, Betty Moore and Mary Kuehn all of Waynesboro, TN Lou Ann Hendrix and Kay Long all of Lawrenceburg, TN, Melissa Wescott of Hermitage, TN

Step Brother, Troy Gobble of Lawrenceburg, TN

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ruby Edwin and Lillie Mae Lee Long; one brother, Dallas Long; one sister, Onetta Matney.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 2pm with Ronald Mashburn and Jesse Cozart officiating and interment in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Wednesday, February 3, 2016 5pm to 8pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Adrienne Laverne Hardison Young

Adrienne Laverne Hardison Young, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 1, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was born in Nashbille, TN., eldest child of Roy Granville Hardison and Adrienne Burdine Hardison.

She ws the granddaughter of Dr. Thomas Braxton Burdine, who delivered most of the babies prior to the Great Depression in Lawrence County. She was past president of the Middle Tennessee Realtors Association and attended First United Methodist Church in Lawrenceburg. She was Realtor of the Year in 1993. Music was her passion beginning with the clarient in high school. Anything Elvis Presley has a special place in her world.

She is survived by

Son, Jerry Daniels of Nashville, TN

Daughters, Suzanne Hermsdorfer of Franklin, TN

Laura Kinnard of Franklin, TN

Jayne Elizabeth Daniels of Murfreesboro, TN

Sister Emily Childress of Cleveland, TN

Four Grandchildren, Leslie McRuiz, Lori Marlin, Katherine Daniels and Campbell Kinnard

Two Great Grandchildren, Grace martin and Jackson Marlin.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, February 6, 2016 with Bobby Gobble officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN. She will be interred next to her late husband Rex Daniels, the father of ther children.

 

Sylvia Dorene Shelton

Sylvia Dorene Shelton, age 55 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Maury County, TN., former employee of Dura Automotive, and a member of Whispering Hills Free Chruch of God.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arnold and Annie Mae Bennett Boshers.

She is survived by

Husband, John D. Shelton, Summertown, TN

One Son, Jay D. Shelton, Summertown, TN

One Daughter, Magen Burleson, Waynesboro, TN

Two Grandchildren, K.J. Burleson, Waynesboro, TN

Lynzie Burleson, Waynesboro, TN

Two Brothers, Wade Boshers, Summertown, TN

Jeff Boshers, Summertown, TN

One Sister, Debbie Latham, Summertown, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Whispering Hills Free Chruch of God.

Funeral services will be conducted at Whispering Hills Free Church of God at 2pm Thursday, February 4, 2016 with Thomas Mattox and Marvin Potts officiating. Interment will follow at New Salem Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Henry Ford Chance

Henry Ford Chance, age 91 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Sunday, January 31, 2016. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a retired dispatcher with the TN Highway Patrol and a member of Masonic Lodge #655.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin Elbert and Lillie McAfee Chance; his wife, Frances Marston Chance; and one son, Marty Chance.

He is survived by

Two Daughters, Beth Rohling, Leoma, TN

Susan Sirmones-Miller, Leoma, TN

Two Sons, Randy Chance, Five Points, TN

Rod Chance, Leoma, TN

Seven Grandchildren, Jamie Bedingfield, Leoma, TN

Sturart Rohling, Columbia, TN

John Martin Chance, Five Points, TN

C.J. Sirmones, Leoma, TN

Raven Chance, Leoma, TN

Toxey Chance, Leoma, TN

Jessie Chance, Leoma, TN

Nine Great Granchildren

Three Brothers, Bobby Chance, Columbia, TN

Jimmy Chance, Loretto, TN

Kenny Chance, Athens, AL

Two Sisters, Mary Elodee Reid, Lawrenceburg, TN

Norma Kay Hill, Elgin, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Wednesday, February3, 2016 with Josh McClurkan officiating, with a masonic service to follow. Interment will follow at Freemon Cemetery in Leoma, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Regan M. Jones Scholarship Fund.

 

Thelma Margaret Luna

Thelma Margaret Luna, age 84 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Veto, AL., a homemaker and of the Church of Christ faith.

She was preceded in death by her father, Sam Hargrove; her mother, Mattie Lee Sullivan Florence; her husband, Alfred Wesley Luna; one daughter, Rita Gale Beardon; one brother, Dale Hargrove; and one granddaughter, Tabitha Luna.

She is survived by

Daughters, Evalean Enfinger, Leoma, TN

Kay Bates, Linden, TN

Wilma Bates, Loretto, TN

Joan Griggs, Waynesboro, TN

Margie Staggs, Lawrenceburg, TN

Sons, Jimmy Luna, Chapmansboro, TN

Wayne Luna, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Dale Luna, Waverly, TN

Sam Luna, Leoma, Tn

John Luna, Fishtrap Community

Jerry Luna, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tim Luna, Westopoint, TN

Sister, Elizabeth Bryant, Lawrenceburg, TN

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

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Monday, February 1, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, February 2, 2016 with Danny Clark officiating. Interment will follow at Rochell Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Harold Thompson Allen

Harold Thompson Allen, age 94 of Hohenwald, Tennessee passed away January 31, 2016 at Lewis County Manor in Hohenwald. He was a native of Butler, KY., and a Construction worker. He was a veteran during WWII.

He is survived by

Three Sons, Jim Allen of Lewis County, TN

Steve Allen and Mike Allen both of Ft. Lauderdale, FL

One Daughter, Linda Barber of Lewis County, TN

Ten Grandchildren

Eleven Great Grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Allen, parents, Sam and Lula Bell Schnorr Allen and a sister, Virginia Allen Thatcher.

Graveside service at family cemetery on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 11am with his grandson, John Philip Asher officiating and interment in family cemetery.

No visitation.

Pettus-Tubo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Ernest George Kollefrath, Jr.

Ernest George Kollefrath, Jr., 70 of Florence, passed away January 29, 2016. He was of the Catholic faith and a furniture representative.

Survivors include;

Wife, Mary Trimble White Kollefrath

Daughters, Ginny Smith, Memphis

Kathryn Anderson, Huntsville

Susan Price, Killen

Grandchildren, Kate Smith and Bruce O'Connor Anderson

Preceded in death by parents, Ernest George Kollefrath, Sr., and Virginia O'Connor Kollefrath.

Visitation will be Sunday, January 31, from 4pm to 8pm at Greenhill Funeral Home with a prayer service at 7pm.

The funeral service will be Monday, Feb. 1 at 10am at Loretto Sacred Heart Church with Father Lucus Arulappa, Father Jacob Amos and Deacon Samuael Beckman officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Jay Smith

Jay Smith, age 52 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, January 29, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of West Palm Beach, FL., and was a cllient with Buffalo River Services in Lawrenceburg, TN.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Margitta Ruck Smith; and one brother, Rickey Smith

He is survived by

Father, Delma Smith, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Two Brothers, Jimmy Smith, Leoma, Tn

Paul Smith, Leoma, TN

Two Sisters, Becky Cothran, Lawrenceburg, TN

Tammy Daniel, Leoma, TN

Caregivers, Tawny Nelson, Nick Walker

The family would like to thank CareAll for all their love and care for Jay.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Monday, February 1, 2016 with Ben McAnally officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

Ada Evelyn Laws Taylor

Ada Evelyn Laws Taylor was born to Thomas Greeley Laws, Sr. and Lula Clifft Laws on August 10, 1920. Evelyn grew up in Lawrence County, Tennessee and graduated from Ethridge High School. She married George Walton Taylor on January 5, 1942. They became the proud parents of three accomplished daughters: Pattis, Polly and Dinah. During the early years of the marriage they lived in Washington State and spent several months in Corpus Christi, Texas, following job assignments at Reynolds Aluminum Company. They reared their daughters primarily in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, moving back to Lawrenceburg, Tennessee in their retirement years.

Evelyn was a devoted homemaker, mother and wife. She brought a quick sense of humor and intelligence to everyday life. She was a life long member of the Church of Christ, and taught Sunday School and ladies Bible classes at Highland Park Church of Christ in Muscle Shoals Throughout the years, she remained a steadfast pillar of care and concern for family and extended familly members. She consistently lived out the values she learned particularly from her mother and passed on the her daughters.

She suffered a debilitating stroke and following the death of her husband, spent her last ten years in exteded nursing care. Her personal dignity, sense of humor and concern for others earned the respect and affection of the nursing staffs who attended her. That legacy lives on in the family whose love for her will not diminish over time.

She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas Greeley Laws, Sr., mother, Lula Lavada Clifft Laws; husband, George Walton Taylor; two daughters, Patti Taylor Carson Pitts and Dinah Taylor Robinson; one brother, Thomas Greeley Laws, Jr.; and one infant sibling, Thomas Lorene Laws.

She is survived by

One Sister, Marion Jewel Laws Riley, Ethridge, TN

One Daughter, Polly Taylor Adams, Kaufman, TX

Grandchildren, Georgia Lee Carson Crandall, husband Jim of Florence, AL

Rachel Dean Carson Smith, husband Tim of Woodstock, AL

Evelyn Naomi Pitts of Muscle Shoals, AL

Mathis Taylor Adams, wife Alanna of Allen, TX

Katy Lyn Adams Motley, husband Shaun of Colorado Springs, CO

John Wesley Robinson of Knoxville, TN

Great Grandchildren, Michael Crandall, wife Shaeleigh d daughter Alexis of AL

Paatti Crandall and Irene Crandall of Florence, AL

William Smith, wife Bekah, and sons Ryder and Dallas of Woodstock, AL

Samuel Smith of Woodstock, AL

Rebecca Smith, attending Faulkner University

Jackson Wayne Pitts of Muscle Shoals, AL

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12:45pm to 1:30pm Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Big Creek Church of Chist.

Funeral serevices will be conducted at Big Creek Church of Christ at 1:30pm Saturday, January 30, 2016 with Johnny Adams, Terrell Pitts and Tim Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery in Ethridge, TN.

 

 

Robbie Sue Grisham Helson

Robbie Sue Grisham Helson, age 72 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at Countryside Healthcare in Lawrenceburg, Tn. She was a native of Trousdale County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Deerfield Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James R. and Annie Willis Grisham.

She is survived by

Husband, Paul D. Helson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sons, Julius Rabon Huffines, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Jason Eugene Helson, Chattanooga, TN

Two Sisters, Eva Rances Staggs, Lawrenceburg, Tn

Betty Lou Cornett, KY

Ten Grandchildren

Four Great Grandchildren

Arrangments arre being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Friday, January 29, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Saturday, January 30, 2016 with Tony Gordy officiating. Interment will follow at Deerfield Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Rachel L. Bobo

Rachel L. Bobo, age 92 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Spring Meadows Healthcare Center in Clarksville, TN. She was a native of Alabama, and retired cook from Summertown Schools.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Shelby Bobo; one daughter, Vivian Skinner; and one great grandson, Timothy McMullin.

She is survived by

One Son, Wade Bobo, Clarksville, TN

One Grandson, Jeffrey A. Skinner, Summertown, TN

Four Granddaughters, Teresa Bobo Wall, Clarksville, TN

Laura Daniels, Summertown, TN

Andrea Bobo Batson, Clarksville, TN

Mandy Nieves, New Port News, VA

Eight Great Grandchildren

Two Great Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, January 31, 2016 with Larry Spears officiating. Interment will follow at Old Salem Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

 

Norma Jane Pollock Lewis

Norma Jane Pollock Lewis, 83 of Lawrenceburg passed away on January 26, 2016. She was a native of Lawrence County, retired from Jayne's Shoes and member of the Deerfield Baptist Church where she served as organist and was a member for seventy + years.

She is survived by

Son, Wayne Lewis

Daughter, Cheryl Augustin

Five Grandchildren, Emma Richardson of Birmingham, AL

Brown Lewis of Owensboro, KY

Meghan Hamby of Ethridge, TN

Rob Augustin of Campbellville, TN

Patrick Augusstin of Lawrenceburg, TN

Four Great Grandchildren, Rhodes Richardson of Birmingham, AL., Amelia and Wyatt Hamby; Reed Augustin

One Sister in Law, Jane Arman of Franklin, Tn

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Lewis; parents, Robert Asbury and Grace Dixon Pollock.

Funeral service will be held at Deerfield Baptist Church, Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 11am with Tony Gordy and Patrick Augustin officiating with interment in Deerfield Baptist Church Cemetery. She will lie-in-state at the church from 9am to 11am

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Friday, January 29, 2016 from 2pm to 8pm

In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Deerfield Baptist Church Building Fund.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Larry Steven Glenn

Larry Steven Glenn, age 60 of Murfrreesboro, Tennessee formerly of Summertown, TN., passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at V.A. Medical Center in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Toledo, OH., and employed at the V.A. Medical Center. Mr. Glenn served his country in the U.S. Navy.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Rose Jackson; his grandmother, Belle Rose; and one son, Stevie Glenn.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Dalena Howard, Lawrenceburg, Tn

One Son, Carlos Glenn, Murfreesboro, Tn

One Sister, Barbara Sutherland, Santa Fe, TN

One Brother, Wayne Glenn, Summertown, TN

Four Grandchidlren, Brody Howard, Caden Howard, Ty Howard, Tays Howard

Arrangemetns are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

 

 

John D. Thornton

John D. "Goatman" Thornton, age 85 of Lexington, Alabama passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Mitchell-Hollingsworth Nursing Rehab after a extended illness. He was a native of Lauderdale Co., AL., a Farmer, a veteran serving in The United States Army and a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. A member of Lexington Lions Club and Lexington Senior Center.

Funeral services will be held at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 2pm Jason Vinson willl be officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12pm to 2pm on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church.

Survivors are

2 Sons, Dwight Thornton, Florence, AL

Dwayne Thornton, Waterloo, AL

1 Daughter, Bonita Thornton, Florence, AL

3 Brothers, James Thornton, Rogersville, AL

O'Neal Thornton, Lexington, AL

Richard Thornton, Florence, AL

3 Sisters, Lillie Mae Crosswhite, Zion, IL

Janie Carter, Wonderlake, IL

Kathern Roach, Lexington, AL

Several Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren, Nieces and Nephews.

Preceded in death by parents, Nathan McKenly and Virgie Estell Chandler Thornton, 5 brothers, Kenneth Edward Gray, Oscar Thornton, G.W. Thornton, Bobby Thornton and Robert Lee Thornton., 2 sisters, Helen Thronton Stamps and Dora Thornton Clemons.

Special thanks to Hospice Nurses, Third Floor Nurses and ECM Hospital and Mitchell Hollingsworth Caregivers and Dr. Bartmess and Dr. Baalbaki

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Travis Dewell Grainger

Travis Dewell Grainger, age 91 of Charlotte, Tennessee passed away Friday, January 22, 2016 at Horizon Medical Center in Dickson, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, AL., and a retired truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Walter and Lillie Mae Fort Grainger; one sister, Mildred Christine Grainger; and one brother, Hubert Ray Grainger.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Deborah Grainger, Burns, TN

One Son, Henry Allen Grainger, Charlotte, TN

One Granddaughter, Tammy Cavanaugh, La Vergne, TN

Two Great Grandsons, Chase Cavanaugh, La Vergne, TN

Nathan Cavanaugh, La Vergne, TN

One Sister, Bernadine Tice, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Jerry Grainger, Lawrenceburg, TN

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 10am Wednesday, January 27, 2016 with Bill Hagan officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

Clara Mae Bell Wallace

Clara Mae Bell Wallace, age 88 of Killen, Alabama passed away Friday, January 22, 2016 at El Reposo Nursing Facility after a extended illness. She was a native of Lauderdale Co., Al., a homemaker and of the Church of Christ faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Monday, January 25, 2016 at 1pm Josh Clayton will be officiating.

Visitation will be from 10am to 1pm on Monday, January 25, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Several Nieces, Shirley Knight and husband Roy, Killen, AL

Charlotte Owens and husband Ronald, Killen, AL

Teresa Dison and husband William, AL

Nephew, Marty Dale Moore, AL

Preceded in death by parents, James Hugh and Clara Ethel Moore, 2 brothers, 1 sister.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Elmer Cooke

Elmer Cooke, age 87, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Hope, AR., received his Bachelor's Degree from UT Knoxville, LLD from Vanderbilt University, a former United States Assitant District Attorney and was currently a self employed entrepreneur. He was a member of First United Methodist Church-Lawrenceburg, former member of Lawrenceburg Lions Club and Past President of the Kiwanis Club. Mr. Cooke served his country honorably as a ranger trainer in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Marion and Zona Green Cooke.

He is survived by

Wife, Peggy Cook, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Daughters, Cookie Tankersley, Lewisburg, TN

Cathy Cunningham, Brentwood, TN

Two Step Sons, Jimmie Campbell, Raleigh, NC

John Kingsbury, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Step Daughter, Helen Gladney, Summertown, TN

One Brother, Marvin Cooke, California City, CA

One Sister, Edna Anderson, Pensacola, FL

Three Grandchildren, James Tankersley, Elizabeth Poarch, Taylor Cunningham

Six Step Grandchildren, Brittany Campbell, Alli Campbell, Samantha Kingsbury, John Kingsbury, Errica Miller, Laura Brande

Three Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being hadled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Monday, January 25, 2016.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funerarl Home at 1pm MOnday, January 25, 2016 with Larry Anderson officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery iin Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

 

 

James Horace Stutts

James Horace Stutts was born on March 30, 1925 and passed from this world to eternity on January 19, 2016. He is survived by his son, Miles Stutts and his daughter Penny Morgan.

Five Grandchildren, Drew Stutts, Ella Stutts Thomas and Abby Stutts, Logan Herston and Robin Herston.

Five Great Grandchildren, Roman and Deacon Stutts, Bentley and Callie Herston and Lucy Herston.

Sisters in Law, Myra Stutts, Ruby Hamner and Alma Butler.

Several Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise, parents, Jimmy and Lucy Stutts, and siblings, Evelyn Pitts, Esther Richardson, Helen Couch and Louie Stutts.

Horace worked for 43 years at Reynolds Metals Company and also preached for 50 years for the Church of Christ. Congregations he served were Atlas, Appleton, Five Points, Antioch, Salem, Shiloh, Center Hill, Pleasant Valley and North Carolina.

The family will receive friends January 22 beginning at 4pm at Atlas Church of Christ, 3461 County Road 73, Killen, Alabama. The body will lie in state at the church from 12pm to 1pm on Saturday, January 23 with the funeral following at 1pm conducted by his son, Miles. Special thanks to Dr. Felix Morris and Dr. Tim Ashley, Gentiva Home Health, Alacare Hospice and Greenhill Funeral Home.

In Lieu of flowers please make donations to the Atlas Church Building Fund, Mars Hill Bible School or Shiloh Church Cemetery Fund.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Charles Lovoight Headrick

Charles Lovoight Headrick, age 90 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Alive Hospice Residence Nashville. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired supervisor from Union Carbide and of the Non Denominational faith. Mr. Headrick served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was assigned to the LST-944 in the Pacific and witnessed the flag being raised at Iwo Jima.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Beulah Land Headrick; one brother, Arnold Headrick; and one son, Philip Headrick.

He is survived by

Wife, Frances Headrick, Leoma, TN

One Son, Donnie Headrick, Arrington, TN

One Daughter, Theresa Sanchez, Franklin, TN

One Sister, Ruth Brink, Antioch, TN

Five Grandchildren, Tonya Sanchez, David Sanchez, Jon David Headrick, Phillip Headrick, Daniel Headrick

Six Great Grandchildren, Taylor Tucker, Jack Charles Headrick, Mary Frances Headrick, Caroline Headrick, Joseph Headrick, Owen Sanchez.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3pm to 7pm Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Neal Funeral HOme.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Sunday, January 24, 2016 with Richard Gasser, George Lee and Jerome Frandle officiating. Interment will follow at Center Point Methodist Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Alive Hospice.

 

Mary Townsend Griggs

Mary Townsend Griggs, age 93 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at NHC Healthcare of Lawrenceburg in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired assistant manager for Harveys and a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Ethel Maynard Townsend; and her husband, Floyd Griggs.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Saturday, January 23, 2016 with Tony Ayers officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Memorials can be made to Calvary Baptist Church.

 

Joe Marcus Price

   Joe Marcus Price, age 57 of Lawrenceburg, passed away Friday, January 15, 2016 at St. Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, TN.

   He was a native of Lawrence County, a computer tech for Williamson County, and of the Pentecostal Faith. Mr. Price served his country in the U.S. Air Force.

   He was preceded in death by his parents: Darrell Easton and Florence Creola Tesenier Price; his wife: DiAnna Carroll Price; one sister: Darrellene Price Ogden; and one brother: Wayne Price.

   He is survived by four daughters: Shannon Bradford (Michael), Sherri Amlin (Richard), and Carroll Verduczo (Chico) all of Lawrenceburg, Kerrie Gipson (Bobby) of Inverness, FL; one son: Lonnie Price of Lawrenceburg; two sisters: Delores Powell and Marcina Pollock both of Lawrenceburg;
two brothers: Bruce Price of Rogersville, TN and Jon Price of Murfreesboro, TN; twelve grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive.

   A memorial service for Joe Marcus Price will be held at a later date.

 

 

Pearlee Fletcher

Pearlee Fletcher, age 64 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee jpassed away Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a homemaker and a member of Deerfield Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Olan Brewer, Sr. and Ruby Staggs Brewer; and one brother, Olan Brewer, Jr.

She is survived by

Husband,Jimmy Fletcher, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Jennifer Tidwell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Jamie Fletcher, Hohenwald, TN

Five Grandchildren, Hunter Newton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Taylor Newton, Lawrenceburg, TN

Cainan Fletcher, Hohenwald, TN

Talia Fletcher, Hohenwald, Tn

Austin Bates, Hohenwald, TN

One Brother, Grady Brewer, Lawrenceburg, TN

Three Sisters, Linda Irelan, Lawrenceburg, TN

Zullie McDonald, Lawrenceburg, TN

Nina McKey, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 12pm Friday, January 22, 2016 with Thomas Mattox officiating. Interment will follow at Rochell Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

Marie L. Davis

Marie L. Davis, age 91 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Monday, January 18, 2016 at home after a extended illness. She was a native of Lawrence Co., TN., a homemaker and a member of Marys Chapel Church of The Nazarene.

Funeral services will be held at Marys Chapel Church of The Nazarene on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 1pm Randy French, Marcus Wilson and Clayton Allen Bunn will be officiating. Burial will follow in Richardson Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel. The body will lie in state from 12pm to 1pm Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at the church.

Survivors are

Son, Jim Davis and wife Brenda, Lawrenceburg, TN

Daughter in Law, Jennie Davis, Leoma, TN

Brother, James William Littrell and wife Jan, Lexington, AL

5 Grandchildren, Melinda Thigpen, Janice White, Tim Davis, Kim Slater, Mark Huson

Prececed in death by husband, David Davis, parents, Presley Eli and Margaret Ann Sandy Littrell SR., son, Tom Davis, 1 brother, Presley Eli Littrell Jr., 5 sisters, Pauline Wilson, Earline Jones, Oma Shelton, Ruby Cox and Mary Ruth Michael.

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Travis Smith

Travis "Ozzie" Smith, age 64 of Fairview, Tennessee passed away Saturday, January 16, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired truck driver for Estenson Logistics, and of the Baptist faith. Mr. Smith served his country honorably in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his father, Daniel E. Smith.

He is survived by

Wife, Georgette Smith, Fairview, TN

Mother, Helen Smith, Leoma, TN

Two Sons, Travis Smith, Knoxville, TN

Logan Smith, Fairview, TN

Two Daughters, Cecelia Richey, Nashville, TN

Helen Schwartz, Fairview, TN

Four Grandchildren, Gabe Smith, Casey Schwartz, Autumn Schwartz, Xander Richey, Mary Richey (on the way)

Three Brothers, Daniel "Bud" Smith, Leoma, TN

Michael Smith, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ricky Smith, Franklin, TN

Two Sisters, Darlene Michalek, Chicago, IL

Donna McMahan, Leoma, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 7pm Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Wednesday, January 20, 2016 with T.R. Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Old Shores Cemetery in Giles County, TN.

 

Johnnie Elton Liverett

Johnnie Elton Liverett, 87, died Friday, January 15, 2016 at ECM Hospital. He was born in Lauderdale County to Fonzie and Myrtle Liverett, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by brothers Verdo and Cordell and sister Nadine Hill.

He is survived by

Wife, Oletha and children, Annette Barnett, Linda Jones, Curtis Liverett and a sister Dora Grisham.

Also survived by grandchildren, Ben, Chris Jones, Andrew Barnett, Ethan Liverett and nephews Waylon Hill and Steve Liverett.

The family would like to express gratitude to the palliative care unit at ECM Hospital and to Dr. Danny McFall.

Visitation will be Sunday, Jan. 17 at Nebo Church from 1pm to 3pm with the funeral service following. Burial will be in Nebo Church Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Gerald Michael

Gerald Michael, age 73 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, January 15, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrenceburg, TN., retired from Murray Ohio, and a member of Mars Hill Baptist Chrch and the Lawrence County Classics Car Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Dee and Pauline Moody Michael; and two Brothers, Harlan Glynn Michael and Tonis Ovilee Michael.

He is survived by

Wife, Debra Crum Michael

One Son, Marty Michael

ONe Grandson, Justin Paul "JP" Michael

One Granddaughter, Allison Paige Perry

One Great Grandchild

Three Nieces and two Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 10am to 2pm Monday, January 18, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Monday, January 18, 2016 with Mickey Brackin and Chad Moore officiating.

Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN. Family suggests memorials be made to Alzheimer's Association.

 

Larry Joe Lomax

Larry Joe Lomax, age 60 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a truck driver for B&S Concrete.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Dora Sutton Lomax and Carl and Virginia Suton Freeman; one brother, Alton Wayne "Buddy" Freeman; and two sisters, Linda Ball and Donna Morris.

He is survived by

One Brother, Gaylon Freeman, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Sisters, Faye Belzier, Lexington, TN

Alice Womble, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mildred Mattox, Lawrenceburg, TN

Judy Whitehead,Lawrenceburg, TN

June Cox, Loretto, TN

Two Step Daughters, Stacey Hancock, Lawrenceburg, TN

Maria Graham, Lawrenceburg, TN

Special Nephew, Allen Kirby, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Great Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, January 17, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, January 17, 2016 with Donnie Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

David Murray Hall

David Murray Hall, 56 of Lexington, Alabama, passed away January 12, 2016 at his home. He was a native of Wayne, Michigan, a Christian, and was retired from General Motors.

Mr. Hall is survived by

Wife, Heather Hawkins Hall

Parents, Robert Roy Hall and Norma Jean Tate Hall

Son, Kevin Hall

Daughters, Jessie, Malynn and Elora Hall

Brothers, Roger, Jerry and Wesley Hall

Sisters, Suzie Bradley, Sandy Hall, Linda Faust and Myra Hall

Visitation will be Friday, January 15, 2016 from 5pm to 7pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Saturday at 11am at Lexington United Methodist Church with Sam Hayes officiating. The casket will lie in state from 10am to 11am Burial will be in Pettus Cemetery.

 

Marion Luffman

Marion "Buddy" Luffman, age 73, of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, January 13, 2016. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from concrete construction, a member of VFW Post 1618, American Legion Post 146, Elks Lodge, Scottish Rite 32nd Degree Mason and a Shriner. Mr. Luffman served his country honorably n the U.S. Navy.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jake and Marcella Luffman.

He is survived by

One Son, Barry Luffman, Loretto, TN

Two Grandsons, Kelby Luffman, Loretto, TN

Korey Luffman, Loretto, TN

Companion, Judy Massey, Leoma, TN

One Sister, Jane Marston, Leoma, TN

One Brother, John Luffman, AL

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Friday, January 15, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, January 15, 2016 with Anthony Potts officiating with a Masonic service to follow.

Interment will follow at Ethridge Masonic Cemetery in Ethridge, TN., with full military honors. Family suggest memorials be made to Ronald McDonald House or the Shriners Hospital for Children.

 

 

Lynda Juanita Wallace

Lynda Juanita Wallace, age 71 of Clifton, Tennessee passed away Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Lawrence County, TN., and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Mattie Ellen Henson Buie; one son, Thomas Anthony; and one sister, Sharron Buie.

She is survived by

Husband, Harold Wallace, Clifton, TN

Two Daughters, Cathy Miles and Rhonda Claud

Two Step Daughters, Robin Daniel and Kim Heard

Five Brothers, James Buie, Robert Buie, Virgil Buri, Gene Buie and David Buie

One Sister, Lavinia Bonee

Six Grandchildren, Shane Thomason, Randy Mangrum, Nikolai Claud, Kelsey Hobgood, Haley Claud, Carli Davis

Seven Great Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends form 5pm to 8pm Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Wednesday, January 13, 2016 with Bill Webb officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant Garden Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN.

 

 

Larry Lee Anderson

Larry Lee Anderson, age 57 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Friday, January 8, 2016 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lafayette, TN., and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his father, Carl J. Anderson; and one son, Jody Anderson.

He is survived by

Son, Tyler Anderson, Shelbyville, TN

Daughter, Lauren Anderson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Son, Kevin Anderson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mother, Eula Ruth Green Anderson, Lafayette, TN

Ex Wife, Karen Hewett, Lawrencebburg, TN

Two Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

 

Huel Jackson Seymore

Huel Jackson "Jacky" Seymore, age 76 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Sunday, January 10, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Seymore Furniture and a member of Triumph Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Huel J. and Velma Adams Seymore; one son, Jacky Ray Seymore; and one daughter, Jana Dawn Seymore.

He is survived by

Wife, Jan Prince Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Grandson, Wes Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Great Grandson, Clint Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Buddy Seymore, Lawrenceburg, TN

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Pleasant Grove Cemetery at 11am Wednesday, January 13, 2016 with Hobert Seymore officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 

Hollis Edward Micheal

Hollis Edward Michael, age 94 years, 11 months, and 9 days, of Killen, passed away Jan. 9, 2016 at Shoals Hospital after an extended illness. He was retired from Genesco and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include

Daughter, Shirley Robertson, of Killen

Sons, Tonnis Michael of Rogersville

J.W. Michael of Florence

Sister, Earline Sarchet of Boyd, Texas

Brothers, Henry D. Michael of Florence

Avery Michael of Muscle Shoals

Bertis Michael of Tuscumbia

16 grandchildren

35 Great Grandchildren

34 Great Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by wife, Mary Elizabeth Michael; parents, George Edward and Sarah Josephine Michael; daughter, Sherea White; sons, Hobert Michael, and Lindon Michael; daughters in law; Diane Michael, Jerrie Nell Michael, Nancy Michael; son in law, Don White, brothers; Ottis, Burford, Marvin, Alton, Wayne, Melvin and Douglas

Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 13, from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home with the funeral service following at 1pm with Wayne Kilpatrick officiating. Burial will be in Hale Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make contributions to your favorite charity. The family would like to extendtheir appreciation to Gentivia Healthcare and to Barbara Brake for their care for Mr. Michael.

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Caleb Nathaniel Roath

Caleb Nathaniel Roath, age 19 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Ceneter in Nashville. He was a native of Chiefland, FL, 2014 graduate of Chiefland High School in Chiefland, Florida, and a material handler at IB-Tech in Mt. Pleasant.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Clearence and Sherece Roath.

He is survived by

Parents, Heath and Ginger Roath, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Brothers, Brandon Bradley, Iron City, TN

Mathhew Roath, Lawrenceburg, TN

Grandmother, Ann DeForge, FL

A special thank you to Josh Hopper, Destiny Baxter, Suzanne Wisdom and all of the pharmacy crew during this difficult time.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 6pm Monday, January 11, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Tuesday, January 12, 2016 with John Waldron officiating. Interment will follow at Mimosa Cemetery in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Annie L. Hull

Annie L. Hull, age 89, of Summertown, TN passed away Friday, January 8, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. She was a native of Giles County, TN, retired from Henry I. Seigal, and a member of Voice of Victory Temple.

She was preceded in death by her parents:  Otis S. and Minnie Pearl Powell Smith; her husband, David A. Hull; two sons, David Hull and C.W. Hull; two daughters:  Frances Hull and Faye Keeton; one grandson: Carl Hull.

She is survived by three daughters: Sue Lentz (Tom), Lewisburg, TN, Mary Vincent, Summertown, TN; Cheryl Grimes (Larry), Ethridge, TN; two brothers: Bud Smith, Dundee, FL, and Bobby Smith, Nettleton, MS; two sisters: Irene Jennings, Columbia, TN, and Lula Pearl Gray, Tigrett, TN; twenty grandchildren; thirty-two great-grandchildren’ eleven great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Whispering Hills Free Church of God. Funeral services will be conducted at Whispering Hills Free Church of God at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 10, 2016, with Jason Love officiating. Burial will follow at Summertown Cemetery in Summertown, TN.

Family suggests memorials be made to Voice of Victory Temple. Neal Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Ruth M. Morton

Ruth Moomaw Horton, 92, of Florence, AL. passed away January 6, 2016 after an extended illness. She was retired from Genesco and Lee Company and a member of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by two daughters:  Linda Abston (Bill), and Teresa Riedout (Ricky); brother Gene (Glenda) Moomaw; sisters Ruby Glover and Lucy Roberson; seven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents Andrew Moomaw and Cecil Dodd Moomaw; husband James H. Horton; and sons Phillip Horton, Gary Horton, and Don Horton.
Visitation will be Saturday, January 9, 2016 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at Community Freewill Baptist Church (CR 24, Florence).

The funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Malcolm Scott officiating. Burial will be in Community Church Cemetery. Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

In lieu of flowers please make contributions to Community Freewill Baptist Church.

 

 

James Lloyd Dixon Jr.

James Lloyd Dixon Jr. age 52 of Lawrenceburg passed away January 7, 2016 at Maury Regional Hospital. He was a native of Defiance, Ohio and a Baptist.

He is survived by

Sister, Kimberly Greer, Defiance, OH

Grandmother, June Brown, Defiance, OH

Two Cousins, Patricia Dixon Luna and Lisa Luna both of Lawrenceburg, TN and several other cousins.

Funeral services will be at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11am with Robert Marks officiating and interment in St. Joseph Cemetery

Visitation will be Friday, January 8, 2016 9am-11am

 

Mattie Irene Hallmark Brackin

Mattie Irene Hallmark Brackin, age 94, of Town Creek, AL passed away Monday, January 4, 2016 at Oaks on Parkwood in Bessemer, AL. She was a native of Lawrence County, AL, and a charter member of Donald Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Elige B. and Mattie Hallmark; her husband, Prince Herald Brackin; one sister, Estelle Bradford; and one brother, Leslie Hallmark.

She is survived by three sons: Paul Brackin (Lois) of Florence, AL; Brice Brackin (Lou) of Alabaster, AL, and Mickey Brackin (Cindy) of Lawrenceburg, TN; six grandchildren: Terri McDaniel (Michael), John Brackin, Arleigh Bryant (McClane), Freddie Brackin (Jamie), Daniel Brackin (Gwen), and Mirel Gill (Mark); six great-grandchildren: Patrick, Brady, and Avery McDaniel, Sofia and Liam Brackin, and Tifton Bryant.

Graveside services and burial will be conducted at Elmwood Cemetery in Town Creek, AL at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2016. Neal Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

James Chester Cobb, Jr.

James Chester Cobb, Jr., age 61, of Summertown, TN passed away Monday, January 4, 2016 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN, employee of Union Carbide, and attended Main Street Baptist Church in Ethridge, TN.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Chester Cobb, Sr.; one sister, Christ Cobb; and father-in-law, W.D. Allen

He is survived by his wife, Claudia Cobb of Summertown, TN; son Jason Cobb (Daryn) of Summertown; daughter Marcie Beard (Ryan) of Lawrenceburg; six grandchildren: Bronson Sharpe, Hayden Ragan, Oliver Beard, Julia Beard, Rob Beard, and Emelyn Cobb; his mother, Betty Sue Foster Taylor; brothers Billy Cobb, Larry Taylor, Cary Taylor, and Jaybo Cobb; sisters Carol Taylor Woods, Brenda Cobb Cruse, and Mary Jane Cobb Henry; step-sister Phyllis Pierce; step-mother Mary Cobb; and mother-in-law Alean Allen.

Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Main Street Baptist church at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, January 8, 2016, with Thomas Mattox officiating. Burial will follow at Barnseville Cemetery in Summertown. Neal Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

 

 

Joel DeWayne Kyle

Joel DeWayne Kyle, age 34 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, January 4, 2016 at his residence.  He was a native of Giles County, TN., obtained his GED and Industrial Electricity diploma from Tennessee Technology Center of Pulaski and a member of Church of God of Prophecy in Elkmont, AL

He is survived by

Wife, Tanesia Davenport Kyle, Lawrenceburg, TN

Father, Joel Wayne Kyle, Limestone County,  AL

Mother and Step Father, Connie Frances Haggermaker and Eddy Haggemaker, Elkmont, AL

One Daughter, Kambria Fleming, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Trenton Fleming, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Granddaughter, Khloe Harwell, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Sisters, Pamela Kyle-Reeves, Somerville, AL

Heather Kyle-Wilbourn, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Half-Brother, David Thorne, Huntsville, AL

Three Nieces, one Nephew, many special family friends and loved ones also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Thursday, January 7, 2016 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Friday, January 8, 2016 with Joseph Jones and Amos Conley officiating.  In Memorial Gardens interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

 

Donnie Ray Lamprecht

Donnie Ray Lamprecht, age 71 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Sunday, January 3, 2016 at home after a extended illness. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired from Murray Ohio and of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 1pm Mickey Brackin and Chad Moore will be officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Wife, Betty Tidwell Lamprecht, Loretto, TN

Son, Darren Lamprecht, Loretto, TN

Daughter, Pam Gobble, Lawrenceburg

Brother, James Arlen Lamprecht, Leoma, TN

Sister, Virginia Russell, Tuscumbia, AL

4 Grandchildren, Brooke Weigert, Brandon Bobble, Ashley Lamprecht and Hope Lamprecht

1 Great Grandson on the way, Sutton Jax Weigert

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Elizabeth Imogene Perry Kelly

Elizabeth Imogene Perry Kelly, age 86 of Waynesboro passed away on January 3, 2016 at her residence. She was a native of Lawrence County, homemaker and member of the Zion Baptist Church.

She is survived by

Husband, C.F. Kelly

One Son, Kenneth Kelly

Two Daughters, Barbara Doggett and husband, Ray

Brenda White and husband Hale

Five Grandchildren, Brad White, Tanner White, Kelli Rose, Kyle Doggett, Kara Williams

Six Great Grandchildren, Heath Rose, Hayden Rose, Dawson Williams Kloe Williams, Hunter Doggett, Avery White and Memaw to Taylor, Morgan, Drew and Nate Bevis.

Special caregivers, Ann Peters, Judy Holt and Amy Hunt.

She was preceded in death by one infant son, Randy Keith Kelly, her parents, Peter B and Nancy Jane Bryant Perry; four brothers, Lester T. Perry, Floyd Perry, Virgil Perry, Junior Perry, Jim Perry; three sisters, Annie Perry Gray, Grace Perry Story, Vera Perry Blackwell.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 1pm with Steve Inman, Chad Clanton and Danny Huckaba and interment in Gallaher Cemtery in Wayne County.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Monday, January 4, 2016 5pm to 8pm

Memorials may be made to Gallaher Cemtery fund.

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Alejandro Flores Munguia Jr.

Alejandro Flores Munguia Jr., age 70 of Lawrenceburg passed away January 3, 2016 at his residence. He was a native of Robstown, TX., retired from General Motors and member of the Crewstown Church of Christ.

He is survived by

Five Daughters, Teresa Hernandez and husband Ignacio

Leticia Silva and husband Benny

Juana Price and husband Jeff

Rosario Munguia

Miranda Munguia and boyfriend, Matt

One Son, Conrado Munguia

Brothers and Sisters, Olga Guajardo and husband Ricardo

Baldemar Muntguia

Olivia Hernandez and husband Pedro

Enrique Munguia and wife Esperanza

Oscar Munguia and wife Connie

Maria Elena Villela

Rosita Plasencio and husband Juan

Ricardo Munguia, Roman Munguia, Tomas Munguia and wife Silvia, Joe Munguia and wife Chela and sevral beloved Nieces, Nephews, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel, Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 1pm with Jerry Taylor officiating and interment in Bumbpas Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at Pettus-Turnbo, Thursday, January 7, 2016 11am to 1pm

Pettus-Turnbo Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Edward Fay Marks

Edward Fay Marks, age 89 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, TN. He was a native of Tishomingo County, MS., and a retired truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Hence Marks, Jr. and Katie Littleton Marks; his wife, Dorothy Holt Marks; two brothers, Homer Marks and Hollis Marks; and four sisters, Lucille Laws, Pauline Brazier, Mary Ruth Brazier, and Sally Evans.

He is survived by

One Son, Delmas Marks, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Gwendale Marks, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Granddaughter, Jennifer Dowden, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Great Grandchildren, Chance Dowden, Camelia Dowden

Three Great Great Grandchildren, Heavenlee Dowden, Chevelle Powell, Talon Powell

Sister in Law, Mary Lee Marks

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

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2pm Sunday, January 3, 2016 with Lance Anderson officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN.

 

Dennis Granville Watson

Dennis Granville Watson, age 66 of Athens, Alabama passed away Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Athens Rehabilitation Center and Senior Care in Athens, AL. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., a farmer and an Army veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Doc Howard and Alpha Slagel Watson; one brother, Franklin Watson; and one sister, Betty Yelverton.

He is survived by

Children, Michael and Melody Watson

Four Sisters, Ruth Hayes, OH

Sarah Haygood, Columbia, TN

Norma Sutton, IL

Kathleen West, OH

Two Brothers, Neal Watson, Winter Garden, FL

Jim Watson, FL

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Pleasant Grove Cemetery at 2pm Tuesday, January 5, 2016 with Jim Watson officiating.

 

David Harmon Bowman

David Harmon Bowman, 85 of Athens, Alabama passed away December 30, 2015 after an extended illness. Mr. Bowman was a retired Church of Christ minister and a United States Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was also a Major in the USAF/ Civil Air Patrol, a member of the Amateur Radio Emergency Service (Call sign AC408), and a member of the Emergency Management Agency as a Skywarn Radio Volunteer.

Mr. Bowman is survived by

Wife; Joyce Johns Bowman

Son; David Jackson Bowman of Athens

Daughter; Donna Bowman Bass of Nashville, TN

4 Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by parents David Walter Bowman and Leona Gertrude Orr Bowman and sisters Wanda Bowman Haggod and Helen Bowman.

Visitation will be Saturday, January 2, 2015 from 11:30am to 2pm at Greenhill Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 2pm with Howell Bigham, Barry Grider and Artie Collins officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Church of Christ Cemtery.

Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Marcia Faye Meigs

Marcia Faye Meigs, age 73 of Loretto, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at ECM Hospital after a extended illness. She was a native of Springfield, TN., retired from customer service at Sears and of the Christian faith.

Funeral services will be held at Loretto Memorial Chapel on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 1pm with Greg Morris officiating. Burial will follow in Loretto Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 11am to 1pm Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Loretto Memorial Chapel.

Survivors are

Husband, Jack Killen Meigs, Loretto, TN

Step Son, Micky Meigs, Pocahontas, AR

Step Daughter, Sheila K. Long, Louisville, KY

Beverly Maxwell, Water Valley, TN

3 Brothers, C.T. Moses, Nashville, TN

John Moses, Greenbrier, TN

Billy Mark Moses, Ashland City, TN

5 Step Grandchidlren

Several Nieces and Nephews

Loretto Memorial Chapel is in charge of all arrangements.

 

Joe Salisbury

Joe Salisbury, age 83 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Monday, December 28, 2015 at his residence. He was born March 12, 1932 in Floyd County, KY., retired from Carron and Company, a member of Pulaski Street Church of Christ and UAW Local 985, Joe was an avid University of Kentucky Basketball fan. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Arizona Hamilton Salisbury; two brothers, Arnold Salisbury and Norris Salisbury; and one sister, Frances Meade.

He is survived by

Wife, Pauline Salisbury, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Daughter, Georgi Emerson, New Market, AL

Two Sons, Daniel Salisbury, Garden City, MI

Darrell Maggard, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Grandchildren, Dustin Maggard, Lawrenceburg, TN

Shawn Maggard, Madison, AL

Ashley Waddell, Bowling Green, KY

Luke Emerson, New Market, AL

Amilia Salisbury, Garden City, MI

Four Great Grandchidlren

Lindsay Maggard, Madison Maggard, Anika Maggard, Kennedy Waddell

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, Decmeber 30, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Thursday, Decemeber 31, 2015 with Jacob Evans officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors. Family suggests memorials be made to Unity Hospice or Alzheimer's Association.

 

George Herbert Johnson, Jr.

George Herbert Johnson, Jr., age 61 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Nashville, TN., and a Quality Control Tech.

He was preceded in death by his father, George Herbert Johnson, Sr.; and one sister, Pam Johnson.

He is survived by

Wife, Rose Mary Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Son, Tyler Johnson, Mt. Juliet, TN

Two Grandchildren, Josephine Johnson, Mt. Juliet, TN

Asher Johnson, Mt. Juliet, TN

Mother, Lilly Scott Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Sister, Hope Sherrell, Lawrenceburg, TN

One Brother, Patrick Johnson, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive.

Dog, Maggie

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 12pm to 3pm Thursday, December 31, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Calvary Cemetery at 3pm Thursday, December 31, 2015 with Thomas Mattox officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 

Charles Lee Blake

Charles Lee Blake, 69 of Florence, Alabama passed away December 28, 2015 after an extended illness. Mr. Blake was a retired truck driver for TVA.

Mr. Blake is survived by

Daughter, Patricia Diane Gilchrist

Sister, Kitty Ann Dison

4 Grandchildren

1 Great Grandchild

Mr. Blake was preceded in death by parents, Albert and Hazel Holden Blake; wife Caroline Blake; and daughter, Sharon Denise Wilkes.

Visitation will be Wednesday, December 30, 2015 from 11am to 12pm at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 12pm with burial in Hill Cemetery.

Greenhill Funeral HOme in charge of arrangements.

 

 

Almon Sanford Peppers

Almon Sanford Peppers, age 96 of Lawrenceburg, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, Decmeber 23, 2015 at NHC Healthcare of Scott in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a native of Lawrence County, TN., retired insurance agent and of the Southern Baptist faith. Mr. Peppers served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during World War II, the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam Era.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dilmos and Annie Jane Chandler Peppers; eitht brothers, Leo Peppers, Veto Peppers, Herbert Peppers, Hershel Peppers, Bobby Peppers, Paul Peppers, Homer Peppers and Arlo Peppers; and two sisters, Ludie Townsend and Clayton Beard.

He is survived by

One Daughter, Karen Zander, Tucson, AZ

One Sister, Dean Byrd, Nashville, TN

Two Grandchildren

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11am to 1pm Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 1pm Tuesday, December 29, 2015 with Thomas Mattox officiating. Interment will follow at Lawrence County Memorial Gardens in Lawrenceburg, TN., with full military honors.

 

Eva Jane Ghrigsby

Eva Jane Ghrigsby, 72, of Iron City passed away December 24, 2015 after an extended illness. She was of the Freewill Baptist faith, a retired CNA from Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home and a member of the ALS Society.

Survivors include

Sons, Jeff West

Chris West

Step Sons, Anthony Ghrigsby

Denny Canerday

Clay Ghrigsby

Step Daughter, Terri Codey

Brother, Steve Corum

Sisters, Inell Dean

Shirley Hammond

5 Grandchildren

6 Great Grandchildren

6 Step Grandchildren

2 Step Great Grandchildren

Preceded in death by husband, Harse Hearl Ghrigsby, parents, Villard J. and Dessie Lou Phillips Corum

Visitation will be Sunday, December 27 from 11am to 1pm at Greenhill Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow at 1pm with Bro. Edward Burbank officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Loretto, TN

Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

Thomas Howard Franklin

Thomas Howard "Cap" Franklin passed away Friday, December 25, 2015. Howard was born August 4, 1926 in Westpoint, TN. He was an Army veteran of WWII, a lifelong farmer, employed by Slant and Slant, TVA, and H.B. Brink. He was a Christian, of the Baptist faith and a member of OK Baptist Church. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather who enjoyed baseball, hunting, gardening and most of all, his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Beulah McLean Franklin; and one sister, Helen McLain.

He is survived by

Wife, Hazel Sharpton Franklin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Brother in Law, W. J. McLain, Westopoint, TN

Two Sons, Jeff Franklin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Ricky Franklin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Two Grandchidlren, Chad Franklin, Lawrenceburg, TN

Amie Owens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Five Great Grandchildren, Brady, Jacy and Gentry Franklin, Lawrenceburg, TN and Kate and Emily Owens, Lawrenceburg, TN

Several Nieces adn Nephews also survive.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4pm to 8pm Monday, December 28, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at John Lay Cemetery with full military honors at 11am Tuesday, December 29, 2015 with Bryan Camp and Chad Franklin officiating. Family suggests memorials be made to OK Baptist Church or the OK Cemetery Fund.

 

Bro. Mike Lindsey

Bro. Mike Lindsey, age 56 of Leoma, Tennessee passed away Friday, December 25, 2015 at Satint Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Lincoln County, IL., pastor and member of Cloverdale Congregational Methodist Church and the Lawrence County Gospel Association.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Arthur Lindsey and one daughter, Kela Michelle Lindsey.

He is survived by

Wife, Connie Lilndsey, Leoma, TN

Mother, Estelle Beasley, Leoma, TN

Children, Anamarie Lindsey, Leoma, TN

Terri Kilburn, Lawrenceburg, TN

Mary Lewis, Lawrenceburg, TN

Joyce Burdick, Summertown, TN

One Brother, James Edward Lindsey, Leoma, TN

Eight Grandchildren

Two Step Grandchildren

Several Nieces and Nephews also survive

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, December 27, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 11am Monday, December 28, 2015 with Jeff Bonee officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN., Family suggests memorials be made to Cloverdale Congregational Methodist Church.

 

Laura Jane Riddle

Laura Jane Riddle, age 91 of Summertown, Tennessee passed away Friday, December 25, 2015 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN. She was a native of Lawrenc eCounty, TN., retired cook and a member of Christ Centered New Covenant Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Neely and Bessie Phillilps Patterson; four brothers, James Odell Patterson, L. D. Patterson, Vernon Patterson and Arnold Patterson; and one sister, Ruby Patterson.

She is survived by

One Daughter, Nancy Riddle Steadman, Summertown, TN

Three Grandchildren, Tarra Michele Loveless

Gregory Don Steadman

Joshua Isaac Steadman

Three Great Grandhchildren, Jordan Neely Lehnhart

Mason Lee Simerly

Shana Simerly Martin

Three Greaat Great Grandchildren, Jaden Neely Lehnhart

Haven Diane Lehnhart

Camden Martin

Two Sisters, Barbara Patterson Wallace

Bettye Patterson Prentice

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home. The family will recieve friends from 1pm to 2pm Sunday, December 27, 2015 at Neal Funeral Home.

Graveside services and interment will be conducted at Pleasant Garden Cemetery at 2:30pm Sunday, December 27, 2015 with Johnny Prentice and Dale Prentice officiating.

 

 

 

 

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