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Obituaries from September 2005

Willie Ed Nelson (09/30/05)
Funeral services for Willie Ed Nelson of Nashville, who died Sept. 25, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at King Temple Church of God in Christ in Nashville. The Rev. Alvin White, Elder Willie Lee Rippy and the Rev. Larry Britton officiated and burial followed in Greenwood Main Cemetery. Smith Brothers Funeral Directors, Nashville, was in charge of arrangements...
Thomas Harrison Sweeney Jr. (09/30/05)
Thomas Harrison Sweeney Jr. of Shelbyville, 63, died Tuesday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with the Rev. Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery...
Annie Marie Wilhoite (09/30/05)
Funeral services for Annie Marie Wilhoite of Manchester, who died Wednesday, will be held at noon Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. David Ashe will officiate with burial following at Hollins Hill Cemetery in Normandy.
C.B. Delffs (09/30/05)
C.B. Delffs, 82, of Triune died Thursday in Franklin. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Pressgrove Cemetery in Bedford County. (Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill).
Haggard Neal Johnson (09/29/05)
Funeral arrangements for Haggard Neal "Uncle Buddy" Johnson, 90, of Shelbyville, who died Thursday at Alvin C. York Veterans Administration Medical Center in Murfreesboro, are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Delia Sebastian Gaspar (09/29/05)
Graveside services for infant Delia Sebastian Gaspar of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at Bedford County Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Willow Mount Cemetery. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Jane Ervin Clanton (09/29/05)
Funeral services for Mary Jane Ervin Clanton, 70, of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. The Rev. Kenneth Neil will officiate and burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
Jerry C. Mooningham (09/28/05)
Funeral services for Jerry C. Mooningham, 57, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at Bedford County Medical Center, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Reggie Smith will officiate and burial will follow in the Wilson Chapel Cemetery in Coffee county...
Mattie Sue Brannon Pruitt (09/28/05)
Mrs. Mattie Sue Brannon Pruitt, 100, died Tuesday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Bell Buckle Church of Christ, where she was a member, with Robert Young officiating. Burial will follow at Hazel Cemetery. Woodfin Memorial Chapel of Murfreesboro is in charge of arrangements...
Sara Walker Rose (09/28/05)
Arrangements are incomplete for Mrs. Sara Waker Rose, 79, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, and will be announced by Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Steven S. Fulmer (09/28/05)
Steven S. Fulmer, 59, of Carlisle, Pa., father of Nicole R. Clanton of Lynchburg, died Saturday in Broad Mountain Nursing Home, Frackville, Pa. Graveside services will be held at Stone Church Cemetery, Silver Spring Township, Pa., at the convenience of the family. Hollinger Funeral Home and Crematory, Mount Holly Springs, Pa., is in charge of arrangements...
Alice Corrine Dunnavant (09/27/05)
Funeral services for Alice Corrine Dunnavant, 69, of Pulaski, who died Monday at her home, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home in Pulaski. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Mary Louise Ball Haynes (09/27/05)
Funeral services for Mary Louise Ball Haynes, 91, of Caney Spring, who died Monday in Nashville, will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. Stan Butt Jr. and Bobby Sampson will officiate and burial will follow in Elliott Cemetery...
Thomas Sweeney (09/27/05)
Funeral arrangements for Thomas Sweeney, 63, of Shelbyville, who died today at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, are incomplete and will be announced by Gowen-Smith Chapel.
James Douglas Wortham (09/27/05)
Funeral services for James Douglas Wortham, 88, of Shelbyville, who died Sunday at his home, were held this morning at Hillcrest Funeral Home. The Rev. Bobby McGee and the Rev. Ronnie Adams officiated and burial followed in Willow Mount Cemetery.
Jerry C. Mooningham (09/27/05)
Funeral arrangements for Jerry C. Mooningham, 57, of Shelbyville, who died this morning at Bedford County Medical Center, are incomplete and will be announced by Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Laura Lee Shearin Adams (09/26/05)
Funeral services for Laura Lee Shearin Adams, 46, of Shelbyville, who died Saturday at StoneCrest Medical Center in Smyrna, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Jimmy Gray will officiate and burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery.
Freddie Wilson Wheeler (09/26/05)
Freddie Wilson Wheeler, 68, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be 4 p.m. today at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Russ Countess and Geoff Giesmann officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery...
Elizabeth Ellen Bell Ferrell Ray (09/26/05)
Arrangements for Elizabeth Ellen Bell Ferrell Ray, 50, of Shelbyville, who died Friday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, are incomplete and will be announced by Gowen-Smith Chapel.
Donald Ray Dale (09/24/05)
Donald Ray Dale, 69, of Valdese, N.C., died Sunday, Sept. 18 at Grace Hospital following a lengthy illness. He was the father of Tammy Arnett Mooneyhan of Shelbyville. Funeral services were held Wednesday at Sossoman Funeral Home in Morganton, N.C. Burial, with military graveside rites conducted by American Legion Post 234 of Valdese, was at Burke Memorial Park...
Martha Suzanne Neese (09/24/05)
Graveside services for Martha Suzanne Neese, 51, of Biloxi, Miss., who died Sept. 8 at Biloxi Regional Medical Center, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at McElroy Cemetery with Frank D. Butler officiating. Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements...
Maudie B. Reed (09/24/05)
Mrs. Maudie B. Reed, 87, of Shelbyville died Friday at Bedford County Medical Center after an extended illness. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Arnold King officiating.
Bobby Wayne West (09/24/05)
Bobby Wayne West, 59, of Bell Buckle died Friday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Tony Burnett, Lynn Anderson and Dave Turner. Burial will follow at Hazel Cemetery.
Christine Bush Curtis (09/24/05)
Funeral services for Mrs. Christine Bush Curtis, 79, of Murfreesboro, who died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center, will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with J.R. Pugh and Terry Davenport officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery...
Johnnie B. Williams Crosslin (09/23/05)
Funeral services for Mrs. Johnnie B. Williams Crosslin, 87, of Wartrace, who died Wednesday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral home. Don Gallagher will officiate and burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
James Arthur Chilton (09/23/05)
Graveside services for James Arthur Chilton, 72, of Fairfield, who died Thursday at Bedford County Medical Center, will be 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Jimmy Gray will officiate.
Wayne E. "Foxy" Foxx (09/21/05)
A memorial service for Wayne E. "Foxy" Foxx, 84, of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Shelbyville, who died Aug. 4 in the Hospice Home on the campus of Tucson Medical Center after an extended illness, will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville. The Rev. Stephen Caine will officiate. The family has requested that attire be informal and that black not be worn. Visitation will follow the service in the church's dining hall...
Allen Moore Hudson (09/20/05)
Allen Moore Hudson, 91, of Rover died Monday in Murfreesboro after an extended illness. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Simpson Cemetery in Rover, of which he was a longtime member of the board of trustees...
Larry Durham (09/20/05)
Funeral services for Larry Mitchell Durham, 56, of Bell Buckle, who died Sunday at Baptist Hospital in Nashville, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Dean Gipson will officiate and burial with full military honors will follow in Lynchburg Cemetery.
Ruth King (09/19/05)
Funeral services for Ruth S. King, 77, of Unionville, who died Monday in Nashville after an extended illness, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. Elder W.H. Reed, Elder William Chester and Elder Dudley Stovall will officiate and burial will follow in Unionville Cemetery.
Jesse A. Bynum (09/19/05)
Funeral services for Jesse A. Bynum, 81, of Christiana, who died Sunday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Elder Terry Gayle Alexander will officiate and burial will follow in the Shelton Cemetery in Christiana...
Judith A. McCormick (09/19/05)
Funeral services for Mrs. Judith A. McCormick, 61, who died Saturday at the VA Medical Center in Nashville, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Bobby McGee officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Cathron Cemetery.
Maude Francis Lewis (09/17/05)
Maude Francis Lewis, 99, of Shelbyville died Friday at Glen Oaks Nursing Home. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Darryl Lewis and Wymer Wiser officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
James Morgan (09/17/05)
James Morgan, 55, of Fulton, Mo., brother of Lee Morgan of Shelbyville, died Friday at Fulton Nursing & Rehab. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Bruce Williamson officiating. Burial will follow at Readsville Cemetery...
Rhoda V. Crouch (09/17/05)
Funeral services for Rhoda V. Crouch, 98, of Christiana, who died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Randall Polley and Monty Kapavik officiating. Burial will follow at Smotherman Cemetery...
Earl Pittman (09/16/05)
Memorial services for Earl Pittman, 62, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at the V.A. Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Geoff Gieseman officiating. Burial will follow at Hope Cemetery.
Catherine Cannon Wall (09/16/05)
Catherine Cannon Wall of Marion, N.C., mother of Richard A. Wall of Shelbyville, died Wednesday. She was 92. Services will be held today at 2 p.m. at Pleasant Gardens Baptist Church, where she was a lifetime member. Burial will follow at McDowell Memorial Park...
Ruth Arnold (09/16/05)
Mrs. Ruth Arnold of Naples, Fla., formerly of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Canterbury House in Bonita Springs, Fla. She was 89. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ed Phillips and the Rev. Jim Robinson officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery.
Justice Starks (09/15/05)
Lynchburg Elementary sixth grader Justice Starks died Tuesday at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in Nashville. She had been taken to Harton Hospital Emergency Hospital Sunday complaining with a headache and sore throat. She was rushed to Vanderbilt Monday. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Berry's Chapel in Lynchburg with burial at Highview Cemetery...
Tynie Sherls (09/13/05)
Graveside services for Tynie Sherls of Tacoma, Wash., will be held Wednesday at Mt. Ararat Cemetery in Shelbyville. The Rev. Nathan Frye will officiate. J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Wanda W. Reed (09/10/05)
Mrs. Wanda W. Reed, 76, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Bedford County Medical Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Johnny Campbell officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma.
Myrtle Jones Vantour (09/09/05)
Funeral services for Myrtle Jones Vantour, 82, of Shelbyville, who died Thursday, will be 1 p.m. Monday at Peck Funeral Home in Hartselle, Ala., with the Rev. David Carroll and the Rev. Anthony Vinson officiating. Burial will follow at Cook Cemetery in Falkville, Ala.
John James Butterworth Jr. (09/09/05)
Funeral services for John James Butterworth Jr., 82, of Shelbyville, who died Thursday at St. Thomas Hospital, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. The Rev. Beth Gaines, the Rev. Bill Cartwright and the Rev. Bill Pennycuff will officiate and burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
Melvin R. McDonald (09/09/05)
Funeral services for Melvin R. McDonald, 43, the son of Anna Josephine and Russell Cornell McDonald of Shelbyville, were held Thursday at Willow Avenue Church of Christ in Cookeville. Burial followed at Algood City Cemetery. Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center is in charge of arrangements...
Paul David Hoover (09/08/05)
Funeralservices for Paul David Hoover, 46, of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home. Jimmy Gray will officiate and burial will follow in Powell Family Cemetery in Bell Buckle.
Sara Catherine Faris (09/08/05)
Funeral services for Sara Catherine Faris, 96, of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at Bedford County Medical Center, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Kevin Minchey will officiate and burial will follow in Unionville Cemetery...
W. Graydon Sanders III (09/08/05)
Graveside services with full military honors for W. Graydon Sanders III, 58, of Vero Beach, Fla., who died Sept. 3 at the home of his son and daughter-in-law in Vero Beach, Fla., will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at Willow Mount Cemetery. Bryan Hughs will officiate. (Doak-Howell Funeral Home)...
Clarence R. Robertson (09/07/05)
Clarence R. Robertson, 92, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Bedford County Medical Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. William Cartwright officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Roberta "Bobbie" McCarver (09/07/05)
A memorial service for Roberta "Bobbie" McCarver, 55, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday in LaGrange, Ky., will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Arch L. Heady Radcliffe Funeral Home, LaGrange, Ky., is in charge of arrangements.
Catherine Faris (09/07/05)
Mrs. Catherine Faris of Shelbyville died this morning at Bedford County Medical Center. She was the mother of Mrs. Burton (Peggy) Orrell of Shelbyville, Jerry Faris of Florida and George Faris who died last month. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel...
Lorene Fletcher Vasser Todd (09/07/05)
Funeral services for Lorene Fletcher Vasser Todd, 87, of Shelbyville, who died Monday, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Beech Grove First Baptist Church with Phillip Lane and Jack Lambert officiating. Burial will follow at Gnat Hill Cemetery in Coffee County. Woodfin Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements...
Nell Roberta Bailey Holman (09/05/05)
Funeral services for Nell Roberta Bailey Holman, 84, of Shelbyville, who died Saturday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bright Temple Church of God in Christ with Larry J. Crismon officiating. Burial will follow at Mulberry Cemetery. (H. Preston Scales & Sons Funeral Home, Murfreesboro)
Mary Jo Meadows Hart (09/06/05)
Lifelong Bedford County resident Mrs. Mary Jo Meadows Hart, 89, of the Three Forks community died Monday at her home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Wednesday at Shofner Lutheran Chapel with the Rev. A. Richard Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Shofner Cemetery. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Ruby Dean Winsett (09/04/05)
Funeral services for Ruby Dean Winsett, 57, of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at her home following an extended illness, were held Saturday at Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home in Lewisburg. Burial followed at Roselawn Cemetery in Athens, Ala.
Walton Graydon Sanders III (09/04/05)
Funeral arrangements for Walton Graydon Sanders III, 58, of Vero Beach, Fla., formerly of Murfreesboro, are incomplete and will be announced by Doak-Howell Funeral Home. Mr. Sanders died Saturday at his home.
Paul Anderson (09/04/05)
Funeral services for Paul Anderson, 91, of Flat Creek, who died Friday at his home after an extended illness, will be 2 p.m. today at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Keith Tucker officiating. Burial will follow at Harris Cemetery in Marshall County.
Robert Wayne Moulder (09/02/05)
Robert Wayne Moulder of Nashville, an Army veteran, died Wednesday at his home. He was 69. Services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Keith Wilson officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Cothran Cemetery...
Lawrence Earl "Sarge" Collins Jr. (09/02/05)
Lawrence Earl "Sarge" Collins Jr., 63, of Powell, husband of Kathy Collins and father of Tonya Kay Walton of Shelbyville, died Aug. 20 in a boating accident on Norris Lake near Knoxville. Funeral services were held Wednesday in Clinton.
Martha R. Tharpe (09/02/05)
Mrs. Martha Ruth Tharpe of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Bedford County Medical Center. Services will be at noon Saturday at Scott United Methodist Church with Robin Kimbro officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. (Feldhaus Memorial Chapel)