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Obituaries from December 2008

Anna Marie Quint Katz (12/31/08)
Anna Marie Quint Katz, 94, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jack Carney officiating. At her request, her body will be cremated. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m.
George Methvin Sr. (12/31/08)
George Tillett Methvin Sr., 68, of Memphis, died Saturday at Methodist University Hospital. Graveside services were held Monday in Iuka, Miss. He was a former Shelbyville resident.
Harry Lee Perdue (12/30/08)
Harry Lee Perdue, 77, of Murfreesboro, died Monday at Westbrook Towers. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with John Tally and Tony White officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
James Vernon Patton (12/30/08)
Funeral services for James Vernon Patton, 89, of Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich., who died Christmas Day, were held Monday evening at Modetz Funeral Home in Orion, Mich. Burial was Tuesday morning in Woodlawn Cemetery. He was a native of Shelbyville.
Katie Beatrice Smith (12/26/08)
Katie Beatrice Smith, 85, of Shelbyville, died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Scott United Methodist Church, where she was a member, with Dr. Robin Kimbrough officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Ararat Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon at the church. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Annie Clyde Jones (12/27/08)
Annie Clyde Jones, age 69, of Shelbyville, died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Galilee Primitive Baptist Church, where she was a member, with the Rev. Robert Stevenson officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel and beginning at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Randy Lee Warren (12/26/08)
Randy Lee Warren, 46, of Richmond, died Thursday evening at Heritage Medical Center after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
Helen R. Copeland (12/26/08)
Helen R. Copeland, 77, of Cowan, died Wednesday at Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with the Rev. Mark Ashley officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday.
Robert Edward 'Cracker-Jack' Sparrow (12/24/08)
Robert Edward 'Cracker-Jack' Sparrow, 51, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. James Primitive Baptist Church in Lewisburg, of which he was a member. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel and again one hour prior to service Sunday at the church...
Shirley Irene Stem (12/24/08)
Shirley Irene Stem, 67, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday.
Ray Charles Campbell (12/23/08)
Ray Charles Campbell, 51, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at noon Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Robert McClean officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Ararat Cemetary. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday.
Nina Kay Whitaker Porter (12/23/08)
Nina Kay Whitaker Porter, 28, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. John E. Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Antioch Cemetery. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Sledge Funeral Home, Fayetteville, and 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the church.
C. Wymer Wiser (12/23/08)
Dr. C. Wymer Wiser, 85, of Murfreesboro, died Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, Murfreesboro, with Ron Harper, Leamon Flatt, and Cy Wiser officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Webster Adcock (12/22/08)
Webster Adcock, 73, of Unionville, died Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with the Rev. Gary Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Crowell's Chapel Cemetery, Halls Mill. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Irene Driver David (12/22/08)
Irene Driver David, 77, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Robert Sparrow (12/22/08)
Robert Sparrow, 50, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Robert Avery Crick (12/19/08)
Robert Avery Crick, 65, of Shelbyville, died Friday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bill Doak officiating. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery in Rover.
Evelyn Faye Brannan (12/19/08)
Evelyn Faye Brannan, 64, of Normandy, died Friday morning at Heritage Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Wheel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon at London Funeral Home, Lewisburg.
Sylvia Joyce Price (12/18/08)
Sylvia Joyce Price, 66, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Gowen-Smith Chapel with the Rev. Ron Chilton officiating. Burial will be at the King family Cemetery in Rover. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Barbara Newman Tilford (12/19/08)
A memorial service for Barbara Newman Tilford, 87, of Shelbyville, who died Thursday at her daughter's home in Fairview after an extended illness, will be held 3 p.m. Saturday at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer. The Rev. Peter Whalen will officiate. Her remains were cremated and will be placed at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 2 p.m. Saturday until service time at the church. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
William H. 'Jack' Redden (12/18/08)
William H. 'Jack' Redden, 79, of Bell Buckle, died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Bob Young officiating. Burial will follow at Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Mildred Farlow Vincion (12/18/08)
Mildred Farlow Vincion, 94, of Eagleville, died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with the Rev. Tommy Jobe and the Rev. Vance King officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery, Chapel Hill. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Friday.
Martha V. Spencer (12/17/08)
Funeral services for Martha V. Spencer of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Owen Powell and Lamar Dotson officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday.
Anna Dann Hickerson Boswell (12/17/08)
Anna Dann Hickerson Boswell, 77, of Wartrace, died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bryan Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Cleveland P. Robertson (12/16/08)
Cleveland P. Robertson, 95, of Indianapolis, a Bedford County native with numerous local relatives, died Friday. Funeral services will be held at noon EST Wednesday at Hall, Jordan and Pretty Funeral Home in Middletown, Ohio. Burial will follow at West Memory Gardens in Moraine, Ohio. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. EST Wednesday.
Clemmie Ikard 'Top' Simmons (12/16/08)
Clemmie Ikard 'Top' Simmons, 89, of Winchester, died Saturday at Sunbridge Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Watson-North Funeral Home. Burial followed at Ikard Cemetery in Alto.
Irvin Edward Wessner (12/15/08)
Funeral services for Irvin Edward Wessner, 86, of Halls Mill, who died suddenly Monday at his home, will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bill Doak officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Crowell's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Gertie Endsley Walker (12/15/08)
Gertie Endsley Walker, 94, of Pleasant Grove, died early Sunday after a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Raymond Ragsdale and Frank Butler officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Ruth Hayes (12/15/08)
Ruth Hayes, 94, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Lloyd Doyle officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday.
Josephine 'Jo' Wright (12/15/08)
Josephine 'Jo' Wright, 79, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dr. Lloyd Doyle and the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Margaret H. Wilkerson (12/12/08)
Margaret H. Wilkerson, 80, of Shelbyville, died Thursday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Dr. Steve Lynn officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
James Robert Baxter (12/12/08)
Funeral services for James Robert Baxter, 69, of Unionville, who died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. The Rev. Mike Hannah will officiate and burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens...
Sybile T. Trelinski (12/12/08)
A memorial service for Sybile T. Trelinski, 79, of Hammond, Ind., who died Nov. 19, was held Dec. 1 at Burns-Kish Funeral Home in Hammond, Ind. The Rev. David Cooper officiated. She was buried in Tennessee.
James Robert Baxter (12/11/08)
Funeral services for James Robert Baxter, 69, of Unionville, who died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. The Rev. Mike Hannah will officiate and burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens...
Dorris Shapard Sanders (12/11/08)
Dorrris Shapard Sanders, 87, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. George Jones will officiate, with burial to follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Nay Dean Sissom Marsh (12/11/08)
Nay Dean Sissom Marsh, 75, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jonathan Sims officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
Angie Brothers Lynch (12/11/08)
Funeral services for Angie Brothers Lynch, 87, of Fosterville, who died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will be 10:30 p.m. Friday at Fosterville Church of Christ. Billy Batton, Carter Woodruff and Jeff Adcock will officiate, and Don Powell will serve as song leader. Burial will follow in Fosterville Cemetery....
Sue Irene Price (12/11/08)
Funeral services for Sue Irene Price, 72, of Shelbyville, who died Tuesday at NHC Healthcare in Murfreesboro, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. The Rev. Jim Tedder will officiate and burial will follow in Crossroads Cemetery....
Rosemary Adkins (12/11/08)
Rosemary Adkins, 54, of Shelbyville, formerly of Indiana, died Tuesday, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be handled by Hinsey-Brown Funeral Home, 3406 S. Memorial Drive, New Castle, IN 47362, (765) 529-7100....
John Stanley Douglas (12/10/08)
Funeral services for John Stanley Douglas, 46, of Wartrace, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008, in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Douglas passed away suddenly Monday, Dec. 8, 2008, at Heritage Medical Center after injuries sustained from a motorcycle accident. His remains will be cremated after the funeral service....
Hazel Ann Cates Bodin (12/09/08)
Hazel Ann Cates "Haze" Bodin, 75, of Lynchburg, formerly of Shelbyville, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008, at Williamson Medical Center, due to complications following surgery. A memorial service will be held Thursday at the Lynchburg Funeral Home Chapel with Jimmy Jean officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Camp Joy. Lynchburg Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements...
James Gregory Crowell (12/09/08)
Funeral services for James Gregory Crowell, 41, of Fort White, Fla., formerly of Hall's Mill Community, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bill Doak officiating. His remains will be cremated after the funeral service. Crowell died unexpectedly Saturday Dec. 6, 2008, at Heritage Medical Center....
Charles Raymond Smith Jr. (12/08/08)
Funeral services for Charles Raymond Smith Jr., 69, of Shelbyville, who died Saturday at Bedford County Nursing Home, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Arnold King and Jeff Faulk will officiate and burial will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Unionville...
Bessie M. Stone (12/08/08)
Funeral arrangements for Bessie M. Stone, 76, of Shelbyville, who died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center, are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. She was a former resident of Indiana.
Dorothy Mae 'Dot' Neill White (12/06/08)
Dorothy Mae 'Dot' Neill White, 78, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Wheel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Steven Woods Sr. (12/06/08)
Steven Woods Sr., 45, died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be at noon Tuesday at Bradyville Road Church of Christ, Murfreesboro. Burial will follow at Johnson Road Cemetery in Christiana. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel, of Shelbyville, is in charge of arrangements.
Herman Harold Sorrells (12/05/08)
Herman Harold Sorrells, 81, of Chapel Hill, died Friday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Sorrells officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Michael 'Jason' Thompson (12/04/08)
Michael 'Jason' Thompson, 25, of Unionville, died Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Keith Tucker officiating. Burial will follow at Bethlehem Cemetery near Unionville. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Friday.
Joe Russell (12/05/08)
Joe Russell, 90, of Shelbyville, died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Raymond Ragsdale officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
Joyce Faye Sanders Darnell (12/03/08)
Joyce Faye Sanders Darnell, 71, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Jimmy Kesey officiating. Burial will follow at Wheel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Audra Mai Gordon (12/03/08)
Audra Mai Gordon, 99, of Tullahoma, died Tuesday at Life Care Center of Tullahoma after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek with Julian Goodpasture officiating. Hillcrest Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Charles Thomas Posey (12/03/08)
Charles Thomas Posey, 68, of Donelson, died Monday at Summitt Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jack Carney officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Horace Fitch 'Bob' Robins (12/03/08)
Horace Fitch 'Bob' Robins, 93, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Rick Clouse officiating. Per his request, his body will be cremated. Visitation will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday.
Tami Dawn Gammill Vincent (12/02/08)
Tami Dawn Gammill Vincent, 38, of Petersburg, died Monday. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Wayne Vincent officiating.
Brenda Marie Elkins (12/02/08)
Brenda Marie Elkins, 43, of Bell Buckle, died Sunday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Joyce A. Houk (12/02/08)
Joyce A. Houk, 70, of Estill Springs, died Sunday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with Jim Hart officiating. Burial will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday.
Mark Noel Johnson (12/01/08)
Mark Noel Johnson, 51, of Shelbyville, died suddenly Saturday at Heritage Medical Center after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Dave Brown officiating. His remains will be cremated after the service. Visitation will be held from 2:30 until 8 p.m. Monday.
Terry Wayne Polk Sr. (12/01/08)
Terry Wayne Polk Sr., 45, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday at his residence after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Larry Chatman officiating. His remains will be cremated after the service. Visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m.