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James 'Jim' Turner (08/28/15)
James "Jim" Turner, 73, of Shelbyville died early Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
Thomas E. Johnson Sr. (08/27/15)
Thomas E. Johnson Sr., 79, of Shelbyville died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Edgemont Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Haley Cemetery. Lie-in-state will be from 11 a.m.-noon Saturday at the church, with visitation beginning at noon. New Generation Funeral Home of Antioch is handling arrangements.
Everette Beasley 'Rock' Brown (08/26/15)
Everette Beasley "Rock" Brown, 90, of Shelbyville died Wednesday, August 26, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jeff Rasnick officating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
Charles Edward Coffey (08/25/15)
Charles Edward Coffey, 81, of Shelbyville died Monday, August 24, 2015. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Christian Church with the Rev. Tom Henry officiating. A private, family-only entombment will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday and beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
Nancy Smith (08/25/15)
Nancy Smith, 72, of Shelbyville died Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Frances Ann Clanton (08/25/15)
Frances Ann Clanton, 72, of Shelbyville died Monday, August 24, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thurday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday.
James Michael Rodgers (08/24/15)
James Michael Rodgers, 59, of Shelbyville died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 at United Pentecostal Church of Shelbyville, 876 Union St. Hillcrest Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Carl Wayne Cook (08/23/15)
Carl Wayne Cook, 60, of Shelbyville died Sunday, August 23, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Ron Skeeters officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Monday,
Durward Walters (08/23/15)
Durward Walters, 96, of Shelbyville died Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the Tennessee State Veterans Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Margie Layman and Esther Duncan officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday.
C. Loren Hobbs (08/20/15)
C. Loren Hobbs Sr., 87, of Shelbyville died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015 at the V.A. Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Glenn Forsee officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
Olis Kenneth Buchanan (08/20/15)
Olis Kenneth Buchanan, 70, died Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015 at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22 at Stokers Lane Church of God Sanctified in Nashville. Viewing will be from noon-6 p.m. Friday at Terrell Broady Funeral Home in Nashville and visitation from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Ophia Mae Turner (08/20/15)
Ophia Mae Turner, 92, of Woodbury died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Riverside Gardens with John Hembree officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Woodbury Funeral Home.
Sadie Scales (08/18/15)
Sadie Scales, 93, of Shelbyville died Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shady Grove Primitive Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Johnson Cemetery in Kirkland. Viewing will be held from 1-5 p.m. Friday at Scales & Sons Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Terry Leon Hastings Sr. (08/18/15)
Terry Leon Hastings Sr., 63, of Shelbyville died Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Skylar Keith Dennis (08/18/15)
Skylar Keith Dennis, 7 months, of Wartrace died Monday, Aug. 17, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ray Armstrong officiating. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday.
Sarah Louella Christie (08/17/15)
Sarah Louella Christie, 88, of Shelbyville died early Monday morning, Aug. 17, 2015 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Christ Lutheran Church with the Rev. Paul Frank officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. There will be no visitation. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Betty S. Crouse Russell (08/14/15)
Betty S. Crouse Russell, 79, of Shelbyville died Friday, Aug. 14, 2015 at Lynchburg Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray and the Rev. Tom Henry officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Marsha Monks Harden (08/13/15)
Marsha Monks Harden, 56, of Shelbyville died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 at Centennial Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Higgins Funeral Home in Fayetteville with Jim Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Kirkland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Laura Nichole Riggins McConnell (08/11/15)
Laura Nichole Riggins McConnell, 32, of Douglasville, Georgia, formerly of Shelbyville and wife of Robert Henry McConnell III, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. A private viewing will be held followed by cremation services at Roy Davis Funeral home in Austell, Georgia.
Judith 'Judy' Rice Taylor (08/10/15)
Judith "Judy" Rice Taylor, 75, of Shelbyville died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015 at Alive Hospice. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at noon Wednesday.
Richard Anthony Claxton (08/10/15)
Richard Anthony Claxton, 58, of Shelbyville died Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015 at Heritage Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Jeff Smith officiating. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m.
Denise Dorris (08/10/15)
Denise Dorris, 47, of Lebanon died Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Crestview Memory Gardens in Gallatin, Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Crestview Funeral Home.
Charlotte Marie Richardson (08/09/15)
Charlotte Marie Richardson, 77, of Wartrace died Saturday, August 8, 2015. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Victor R. Frazier Jr. (08/07/15)
Victor R. Frazier Jr., 25, of Shelbyville died Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9 at Scott United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Cooper Green Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Saturday at Scales & Sons Funeral Home in Murfreesboro and beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Annie Lorene Alexander Rodgers (08/06/15)
Annie Lorene Alexander Rodgers, 95, of Franklin died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. Graveside services will be held Monday, Aug. 10 at Mount Hope Cemetery with Jim Taylor officiating. Williamson Memorial Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

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