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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Obituaries from October 2008

Alvin George Rippy (10/31/08)
Alvin George Rippy, 75, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Bird Street Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel and beginning at 10 a.m. Monday at the church.
William Herbert Buchanan (10/30/08)
William Herbert Buchanan, of Shelbyville, died Monday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church-Sevier Street. Visitation will begin at noon. Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Charles Dwight Driver (10/28/08)
Charles Dwight Driver, 80, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Hurricane Cemetery in Coffee County. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Vera Lambert Tuck (10/28/08)
Vera Lambert Tuck, 58, of Lexington, Ky., died there Sunday after a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hazel Cemetery in Lafayette with the Rev. Jack Lambert officiating. Alexander Funeral Home of Lafayette is in charge of arrangements.
Charles Kenneth Smith (10/28/08)
Charles Kenneth Smith, 71, of Shelbyville, died Monday at his home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Mark Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today...
Marjorie K. Summers (10/28/08)
Marjorie K. Summers, 89, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Willow Mount Cemetery. No visitation is scheduled.
Donald L. Wilson (10/28/08)
Donald L. Wilson, 55, of Fayetteville, formerly of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Lincoln Medical Center in Fayetteville. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Ida Campbell (10/28/08)
Ida Campbell, 78, of Shelbyville, died Monday. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Daisy Quinonez (10/27/08)
Daisy Quinonez, 3, of Shelbyville, died suddenly Saturday at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Pastor Jose' Luiz Calisto officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m.
Billy Smotherman (10/27/08)
Billy Smotherman, 59, of Lewisburg, died Saturday in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with pastor Ricky Graves officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Hopper Cemetery near Chapel Hill. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Monday.
Norman Ray 'Skooter' Williams (10/27/08)
Norman Ray 'Skooter' Williams, 58, of Shelbyville, died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Josh Calahan officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Donald L. Wilson (10/27/08)
Donald L. Wilson, 55, of Fayetteville, formerly of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Lincoln Medical Center in Fayetteville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Gloria Wells (10/23/08)
Gloria Wells, 51, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mitchell Buchanan officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Sunday.
Thomas Neil McCrory Sr. (10/24/08)
Funeral services for Thomas Neil McCrory, Sr., 87, of Unionville, who died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center, will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Gowen-Smith Chapel. The Rev. Drew Hayes will officiate, with burial to follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Gowen-Smith.
Gene Thomas Morris (10/24/08)
Gene Thomas Morris, 76, of Winchester, died Wednesday at the Golden Living Center after a brief illness. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Dale Andrews officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday.
David Michael Cochran (10/18/08)
David Michael Cochran, 23, of Shelbyville, died Friday in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Bob Samons officiating. Burial will follow at Hopper Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Richard Wayne Hall (10/17/08)
Richard Wayne Hall, 63, of Shelbyville, died Thursday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with Ray Gardner officiating. Burial will follow at Vernon Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m.
Maurice Andrews Porter (10/17/08)
Maurice Andrews Porter, 52, died Thursday at the V.A. Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday.
Ethel Pewitt Pugh (10/16/08)
Ethel Pewitt Pugh, 87, of Chapel Hill, died Wednesday in Gallatin. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with the Rev. Wayne Morgan and the Rev. Don Robison officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today.
Mary Frances Fanning Duke (10/15/08)
Mary Frances Fanning Duke, 63, of Shelbyvile died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jay Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home.
M. Novella Claybourne (10/15/08)
M. Novella Claybourne, 75, of Dayton, Ohio, died Saturday. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at College Hill Community Church in Dayton with pastor Robert E. Jones officiating. Burial will follow at West Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. She was the brother of Alvin Rippy, of Shelbyville.
Marion 'Butch' Comstock (10/15/08)
Marion 'Butch' Comstock, 66, of Shelbyville, died Monday at his home after a brief illness. At his request, he was cremated. No services will be held.
Russell Crouch (10/15/08)
Russell Crouch, 65, of Christiana, died Monday. Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home with Gaylon Dawson officiating. Burial will follow at Smotherman Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 to 9 p.m. today at Murfreesboro Funeral Home.
Agnes 'Marie' Pope (10/11/08)
Agnes 'Marie' Pope, 77, of Smyrna, died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Jennings and Ayers Chapel, Murfreesboro, with C. Ed Irwin and Johnny Messick officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Murfreesboro. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Christine Weaver Smith (10/11/08)
Christine Weaver Smith, 58, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Alive Hospice at St. Thomas in Nashville after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Opal Jane Hall (10/10/08)
Opal Jane Hall, 72, of Shelbyville, died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center. Per her request, her remains were cremated. There will be no services. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Ed Hess Jr. (10/09/08)
Ed Hess Jr., 83, died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Johnson Road Cemetery in Christiana. Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Frances Bowers Thompson (10/09/08)
Frances Bowers Thompson, 92, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at London Funeral Home, Lewisburg, with burial to follow at Lone Oak Cemetery. Visiation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today.
Louise White Liggett (10/09/08)
Louise White Liggett, 87, of Wheel, died Wednesday. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Ed Perryman officiating. Burial will follow at Wheel Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. today.
James Hugh 'Jimmy' Caperton (10/07/08)
James Hugh 'Jimmy' Caperton, 93, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Cornelia Bartlett Alcorn (10/07/08)
Cornelia Bartlett Alcorn, 88, of Shelbyville, died Monday at her home. Funeral arrangements will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with R.D. Parnell officiating. Burial will be followed at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Raymond Eugene Towns Jr. (10/07/08)
Raymond Eugene Towns Jr., 49, of Unionville, died Monday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Woodbine Funeral Home, Nashville, with Randall Harden officiating. Burial wll follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be today and Wednesday from 1 to 9 p.m.
Connie Dannette Smith Bean (10/06/08)
Connie Dannette Smith Bean, 55, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Randall Harmon and John Lohn officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 until 8 p.m. Monday.
Viola Stinnett Beever (10/06/08)
Viola Stinnett Beever, 81, of Lewisburg, died Sunday at her home following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at London Funeral Home, Lewisburg, followed by burial at Lone Oak Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and continue Tuesday.
May Frierson Lytle (10/06/08)
May Frierson Lytle, 86, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Community Care of Rutherford County. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. at the church.
Grady Hillis (10/02/08)
Grady Hillis, 83, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Ray Armstrong officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Donald Compton (10/02/08)
Donald Compton, 55, of Bell Buckle, died Monday. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, Murfreesboro, with Joel Sheurman officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Murfreesboro. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Sarah Frost Prather (10/02/08)
Sarah Frost Prather, 80, of Cullman, Ala., a native of Flat Creek, died Sept. 2 in Cullman. Funeral services were held Sept. 5 at Cullman Heritage Funeral Home with Terry Tingle officiating, followed by burial at Cullman Memory Gardens.
Martin Brandon 'Marty' Hester (10/01/08)
Martin Brandon 'Marty' Hester, 32, of Shelbyville, died Monday at Heritage Medical Center after complications from injuries sustained in New Orleans during clean-up operations after Hurricane Katrina last year. Graveside services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Willow Mount Cemetery with Donald Owens and John Hunn officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home.