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Obituaries from February 2008

Jessie Cleve "William" Jernigan (02/29/08)
Funeral services for Jesse Cleve "William" Jernigan, 81, of Wartrace, who died Thursday at Life Care Center in Tullahoma, will be 12:30 p.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Tommy Dye will officiate and burial will follow in Head of Hurricane Cemetery in Moore County....
Harry Euless Phillips (02/29/08)
Harry Euless Phillips, 86, of Shelbyville died Thursday evening after an extended illness. Graveside services will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Willow Mount Cemetery with Charles Williams officiating. There will be no visitation.
Ruby Ethel Raby Luna (02/28/08)
Funeral services for Ruby Ethel Raby Luna, 94, of Flat Creek, who died Wednesday at Bedford County Medical Center after an extended illness, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Julian Goodpaster officiating. Burial will follow at Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Friday.
Tillie E. Christ (02/27/08)
Tillie E. Christ, 95, of St. Charles, Mo., died Tuesday. Funeral services will be 9:15 a.m. Friday at Stygar Mid Rivers Funeral Home in St. Charles followed by a 10 a.m. Mass at All Saints Catholic Church in St. Peters, Mo. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in St. Louis. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. today. She was the mother of Janet Powell of Shelbyville.
Lee Roy Gravely (02/26/08)
Funeral services for Lee Roy Gravely, 75, of Wartrace, who died Tuesday at his home after a brief illness, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Johnny McGriff will officiate and burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens....
Sarah Katherine Parsons Darnell (02/26/08)
Funeral services for Sarah Katherine Parsons Darnell, 87, of Shelbyville, who died Monday, will be noon Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crowell's Chapel Cemetery....
Edwin T. Nance Jr. (02/26/08)
Shelbyville native Edwin T. Nance Jr., 81, died Sunday in Evergreen, Colo. A memorial service will be held Thursday at Our Lady of Peace in Dillon, Colo.
Donna "E.J." Mashe (02/25/08)
Donna "E.J." Mashe, 48, of Normandy died Sunday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro after a short illness. A "celebration of life" memorial service will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with her son, Warren Wells of Shelbyville, officiating. Per her wishes, the family chose cremation. Visitation with the family will begin at 5 p.m.
Nina Phillips King (02/25/08)
Nina Phillips King, 88, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bomar Cemetery with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Visitation with the family will be 1-2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home.
James Clarence Rowland (02/25/08)
James Clarence Rowland, 68, of Wartrace died Saturday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Eddie Kennedy officiating. Burial, with military rites, will follow at King Cemetery in Rover.
Martha Frances Stevens (02/22/08)
Martha Frances Stevens, 83, of Fayetteville died Friday at Lincoln Care Center. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Gallant Funeral Home in Fayetteville with Randy Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Diana Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Mary Nelle Haynes Helton (02/22/08)
Funeral services for Mary Nelle Haynes Helton, 66, of Chapel Hill, who died Thursday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with James E. Griggs and the Rev. Charles Melvin Collins officiating. Burial will follow at Osteen-Helton Cemetery near Chapel Hill. Visitation will begin 4 p.m. Saturday.
Maebelle Lamb King (02/22/08)
Funeral services for Maebelle Lamb King, 90, of Shelbyville, who died this morning at Bedford County Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. Saturday.
Denver Charles Richards (02/22/08)
Denver Charles Richards, 65, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Greenview Funeral Home in Florence, Ala., with the Rev. Alan Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Rhodesville Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be noon-2 p.m. Saturday.
Lawrence "L.E." Byard (02/22/08)
Lawrence "L.E." Byard, 79, of Clarksville, died Thursday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church of St. Bethlehem, where he was a member and deacon, with the Rev. Jeff Burris and the Rev. Steve Murphree officiating. Burial will follow at Austin-Smith Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m. Saturday at McReynolds-Nave & Larson Chapel in Clarksville and from 1 p.m. until the time of service Sunday at the church
Mary Artie Raby Burton (02/22/08)
Mary Artie Raby Burton, 85, of Lynchburg died Wednesday at her home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Lynchburg Funeral Home with Carl Tucker officiating. Burial will follow at Lynchburg Cemetery.
Robert Bean Reese (02/22/08)
Robert Bean Reese, 68, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at Bedford County Medical Center. Per his request, his remains were cremated. No services will be held. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel handled arrangements.
Lucy B. Longworth (02/21/08)
Lucy B. Longworth, 93, of Farragut died Saturday. Funeral services were held Tuesday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir City with the Rev. Keith Wilkerson and the Rev. John Burleson officiating. Burial followed Wednesday at Pleasant Forest Cemetery in Farragut.
John C. "Junior" Helton (02/20/08)
John C. "Junior" Helton, 82, of Deason died early Wednesday at his home after a long illness. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mark Hall officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. today.
John Paul Michael James Parker Jr. (02/20/08)
John Paul Michael James Parker Jr., son of Brandi Campbell Lewis of Shelbyville and John Paul Parker Sr. of Tullahoma, was stillborn Tuesday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with Bob Payne officiating. Visitation will begin noon Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Henry Edward Sanders (02/20/08)
Funeral services for Henry Edward Sanders, 86, of Bell Buckle, who died Monday evening at his home after an extended illness, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Charlie Brown, Charles Saunders and Jerry Bradford officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Pressgrove Cemetery....
Melba Wells Howell (02/19/08)
Graveside services for Melba Wells Howell, 85, of Shelbyville, who died Monday at Bedford County Medical Center after an extended illness, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Ingomar Cemetery, Ingomar, Miss., with Bobby Casteel officiating. Visitation with the family will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
John William "Johnny" Nowlin (02/19/08)
Graveside services for John William "Johnny" Nowlin, 48, of Shelbyville, who died Sunday at Bedford County Medical Center after an extended illness, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Willow Mount Cemetery with Allen Campbell officiating....
Nancy Ogle Warden (02/19/08)
Nancy Ogle Warden, 80, of Shelbyville died Monday at her home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be noon Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow at Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek...
Earl W. Sandlin (02/19/08)
Funeral services for Earl Wesley Sandlin, 93, of Longview, who died Monday at his home after an extended illness, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Larry Harrison will officiate with burial to follow in Pressgrove Cemetery....
Cindy Marie Farrar (02/18/08)
Funeral services for Cindy Marie Farrar, 39, of Shelbyville, who died Sunday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Douglas Moore will officiate, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Bobbie Ann Reeves Harris (02/16/08)
Funeral services for Bobbie Ann Reeves Harris, 70, of Murfreesboro, who died Saturday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home. Bobby McGee will officiate and burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday...
Doyle Woodard Sanders (02/15/08)
Graveside services for Doyle Woodard Sanders, 92, of Shelbyville, who died Friday at Boulevard Terrace Nursing Center in Murfreesboro following an extended illness, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Willow Mount Cemetery....
Kathleen M. Kendall (02/15/08)
A graveside service for Kathleen M. Kendall, 87, of Baltimore, Md., formerly of Shelbyville, who died Feb. 10 at Good Samaritan Nursin Center in Baltimore, will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Willow Mount Cemetery. The Rev. Stephen Caine will officiate. No family visitation is scheduled...
Bridgette Logue Parker (02/15/08)
Bridgette Logue Parker, 29, of Wheel died Wednesday in Clarksville. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with Jim Tedder and Michael Mullens officiating. Burial will follow at Hopper Cemetery in Marshall County...
Katherine Ruth Stephens Gregory (02/15/08)
Katherine Ruth Stephens Gregory, 86, of Greenville, S.C., died Tuesday following a short illness. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Greenville with the Rev. Fred H. Brown officiating. Visitation with the family will be 6:30-8 p.m. EST Friday at The Mackey Mortuary in Greenville...
Macye Lavinia Giles Farrar (02/15/08)
Macye Lavinia Giles Farrar, 92, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Dr. Lloyd Doyle officiating. Burial will follow at Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek...
Katherine Ruth Stephens Gregory (02/14/08)
Katherine Ruth Stephens Gregory, 86, of Greenville, S.C., formerly of Shelbyville, died Tuesday following a short illness. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Greenville with the Rev. Fred H. Brown officiating. Visitation with the family will be 6:30-8 p.m. EST Friday at The Mackey Mortuary in Greenville.
Heven Naveh Brock (02/14/08)
Hevan Naveh Brock, daughter of Mattie Louise Gibson and Terry Brock of Shelbyville, was stillborn Thursday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. today at Willow Mount Cemetery with Jerry Bradford officiating. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Donald Coduto (02/13/08)
Donald Coduto, 76, of Arlington Heights, Ill., father of Mark Coduto of Shelbyville, died Monday at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Ill. Funeral Mass will begin 11 a.m. Friday at St. James Church, Arlington Heights, followed by entombment at All Saints Mausoleum, Des Plaines, Ill. Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. Thursday at Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd., Arlington Heights.
James "Jim" Reid III (02/13/08)
James "Jim" Reid III, 54, of Shelbyville died Monday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. A memorial service will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Edgemont Baptist Church, where he was a member, with Bobby McGee officiating. Per his request, he was cremated. There will be no visitation...
Irene B. Bolin (02/13/08)
Irene B. Bolin, 70, of Gallatin died Monday at her home. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. today at Family Heritage Funeral Home with Michael Reid officiating. Burial will follow at Sumner Memorial Gardens.
Susan Crommett (02/12/08)
Susan Crommett, 47, of Shelbyville died Sunday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Jennings-Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with Mark Allmond officiating.
Gurney E. Tucker (02/12/08)
Funeral services for Gurney E. Tucker, 77, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Hugh Price, Jr., Geoff Giesemann, and Russ Countess will officiate. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens....
Derrick Lavell Rankins (02/12/08)
Funeral services for Derrick Lavell Rankins, 33, of Shelbyville, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Robert McLean will be the eulogist and burial will follow in Erwin Stokes Cemetery....
Joe A. Campbell (02/12/08)
Joe A. Campbell, 86, died Sunday in Nashville. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Lawson B. Howard as eulogist. Burial will follow at Mt. Ararat Cemetery....
Betty Ann Williams (02/11/08)
Funeral services for Betty Ann Williams, 46, of Tullahoma, who died Sunday at Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Randy Jackson and Matthew Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Mary Elizabeth Drake Meerdink (02/11/08)
Mary Elizabeth Drake Meerdink, 88, of Murfreesboro died Friday. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro with Chaplain Jeff Fryer officiating. A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at Nashville National Cemetery in Madison...
James Thomas "Jim" Reid (02/11/08)
James Thomas "Jim" Reid, 54, of Shelbyville died today at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville after an extended illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
Lettie Throneberry (02/11/08)
Lettie Throneberry, 78, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hillcrest Funeral Home.
James Richard Nance (02/11/08)
Funeral services for James Richard Nance, 71, who died early Saturday morning at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro, will be 1 p.m., Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Dr. Lloyd Doyle will officiate, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Ronald D. Riddle (02/08/08)
Ronald D. Riddle, 56, of Shelbyville died Friday. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at First Christian Church, where he was a member, with the Rev. Jeff Stovall and the Rev. Bryan Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Fayetteville. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Lettie Cobb Throneberry (02/08/08)
Lettie Cobb Throneberry, 78, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Murphree and the Rev. Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be 5-9 p.m. Sunday.
Juanita Neeley West (02/07/08)
Funeral services for Juanita Neeley West, 72, of Bloomington, Ill., who died Monday at Manor Care in Normal, Ill., will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. The Rev. Jack V. Carney will officiate and burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
James Harold Woods (02/07/08)
Graveside services for James Harold Woods, 74, of Shelbyville, who died Jan. 31 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will be 9 a.m. today at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Jack V. Carney will officiate. Hillcrest Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Annie Mae Patton (02/06/08)
Graveside services for Annie Mae Patton, 97, of Shelbyville, who died Wednesday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Wilow Mount Cemetery with Jimmy Gray officiating. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Francis Epperson (02/06/08)
Funeral services for Francis Marie Epperson, 68, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at Select Specialty Hospital in Nashville, will be 7 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Bobby McGee will officiate. She will be cremated, at her request, following the service....
Ashley Birtcil (02/06/08)
Funeral services for Ashley Birtcil, 20, of Bell Buckle, who died Monday at Henderson County Community Hospital in Lexington, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home. The Rev. Dr. Ron Brown and the Rev. Beth Ezell will officiate with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery...
Marie Lewis Farrar (02/06/08)
Funeral services for Marie Lewis Farrar, 51, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday in Nashville, will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Jimmy Tedder will officiate, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today...
Margaret Elizabeth Sweeney Brent (02/05/08)
Funeral services for Margaret Elizabeth Sweeney Brent, 89, of Shelbyville, who died Monday at her home, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Bryan Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Wilhoite Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday.
Bessie Evelyn Adams (02/05/08)
Funeral services for Bessie Evelyn Adams, 76, of Shelbyville, who died Monday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Jimmy Gray and Drew Hayes will officiate and burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Tom Trivitt (02/05/08)
Tom Trivitt, 76, of Wheel died Sunday in Nashville after an extended illness. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Jim Tedder officiating. Burial will follow at Elmore Cemetery in Rover. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. today...
Robert Eugene Smith (02/04/08)
Funeral services for Robert Eugene Smith, 52, of Lynchburg, who died Jan. 27 at Southern Tennessee Medical Center, were held Thursday at Lynchburg Funeral Home. Eddie Burton officiated and burial followed in Stewart's Cemetery.
Sara Pauline Grubb (02/04/08)
Graveside services for Sara Pauline Grubb, 80, of Summerville, S.C., who died Friday at her home, will be held 1 p.m. (Eastern) Tuesday at Summerville Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 10 a.m. until noon Tuesday at Parks Funeral Home in Summerville, S.C...
Rebecca Bright Britton (02/04/08)
Funeral services for Rebecca Bright Britton, 83, of Shelbyville, who died Friday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bright Temple Church of God in Christ. The Rev. Larry Crismon will officiate and the Rev. Larry Britton will be eulogist. Burial will follow in Mt. Ararat Cemetery.
John Henry Stewart (02/04/08)
Funeral services for John Henry Stewart, 58, of Shelbyville, who died Friday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Fairlane Church of Christ. Anthony Booker will officiate and burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery....
Aileen Louise Swing (02/04/08)
Aileen Louise Swing, 97, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. today at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Bobby McGee and the Rev. Bryan Elliott officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Dorothy Pyrdam Pylant (02/04/08)
Dorothy Pyrdam Pylant, 93, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Bedford County Medical Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Jeff Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. today...
Joseph Timothy "Joe" Floyd (02/04/08)
Joseph Timothy "Joe" Floyd, 20, of Wartrace died Saturday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Fairlane Church of Christ with Danny Anderson, Lynn Anderson and Don Gallagher officiating. Burial, with full military rites, will follow at Hollywood Cemetery in Wartrace...
Louise Sutton (02/02/08)
Louise Sutton, 82, of Bedford died Friday following an extended illness. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Ollie Chester Swim Sr. (02/02/08)
Ollie Chester Swim Sr., 83, of Shelbyville died Friday at Bedford County Medical Center. Funeral services will be noon Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Viola. Visitation with the family will be 10 a.m.-noon Monday...
Aubrey Warren "Jim" Greene (02/02/08)
Aubrey Warren "Jim" Greene, 71, of McMinnville died Thursday after an extended illness. Funeral services with military honors will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Clark United Methodist Church, where he was a member, with Robert Utley and George King Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Martin Charge Cemetery in Bethlehem...
Beatrice Dickens Williams (02/01/08)
Beatrice Dickens Williams, 95, of Unionville died Thursday in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at El Bethel Baptist Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Dan Reed officiating. Burial will follow at the Dickens family plot at Unionville Cemetery...
Alfred H. York (02/01/08)
Alfred H. York, 47, of Tullahoma, formerly of Shelbyville, died Thursday as a result of an automobile accident. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Eddie Reed and the Rev. Jim Sanders officiating. Burial will follow at Hoovers Grove Cemetery in Moore County....
Stephen Dewayne Bell Jr. (02/01/08)
Graveside services for Stephen Dewayne Bell Jr., son of Stephen Dewayne Bell Sr. and Bessie Diane Haynes-Bell of Shelbyville, who was stillborn Wednesday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Willow Mount Cemetery. Karen Jadoobirsingh will officiate...