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Obituaries from May 2009

Emily Wiggington Jones (05/30/09)
Emily Wiggington Jones, 97, of Shelbyville, died Friday at Bedford County Nursing Home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jack Carney officiating. Burial will be Tuesday at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Middletown, Md. Visitation with the family will be held from noon to 2 p.m. today.
Charles Miles Philpott (05/30/09)
Charles Miles Philpott, 75, of Shelbyville, died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Jay Pope officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Virginia Geraldine Woods (05/30/09)
Virginia Geraldine Woods, 90, of Shelbyville, died Friday at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Central Church of Christ, where she was a member, with Craig Collins officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel.
Jerry E. Sadler (05/29/09)
Jerry E. Sadler, 63, of La Vergne, died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held today at 1 p.m. at Woodbine Funeral Home, Nashville. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Vera M. Binkley (05/28/09)
Vera Mae Binkley, 81, of Wartrace, died Wednesday at Life Care Center of Tullahoma. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Phillip Lane officiating. Burial will follow at Hurricane Cemetery in Moore County. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Faye Marie Foxx (05/28/09)
Faye Marie Foxx, 85, of Tucson, Ariz., a longtime Shelbyville resident, died May 17 at UPH Hospital there. At her request, her remains were cremated and will be buried later in Massillion, Ohio. A memorial service will be held in Tucson at a later date...
Ann Bryant Yarbrough Woodson (05/26/09)
Funeral services for Ann Bryant Yarbrough Woodson, 69, of Bell Buckle, who died Tuesday at her home after an extended illness, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at New Zion Church of Christ. John Houston, Daryl Lewis, and H.A. Beasley will officiate, with burial to follow in Smotherman Cemetery...
Leonard R. Potts (05/27/09)
Leonard R. Potts, 74, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Mary Westbrooks Flippo (05/27/09)
Funeral services for Mary Westbrooks Flippo, 81, of Longview, who died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center, will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Willis Pope, The Rev. Sidney Gibson, and Jonathan Osterhaus will officiate, with burial to follow in Pressgrove Cemetery...
Dorris L. Keach (05/27/09)
Dorris L. Keach, 83, of Murfreesboro, died Monday at Venice Regional Medical Center in Venice, Fla. after a period of illness. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Robards Baptist Church in Robards, Ky. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, in Murfreesboro, and Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, in Henderson, Ky. from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday...
Larry Thomas Dickens (05/26/09)
Larry Thomas Dickens, 67, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Charles Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Arliss Haislip (05/26/09)
Arliss Haislip, 51, of Petersburg, died Saturday at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Paul Ray King II officiating. Burial will follow at Talley Cemetery...
Jimmy Frank Gray (05/26/09)
Jimmy Frank Gray, 86, of Belvidere, a Tennessee walking horse trainer and show judge, died Saturday at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga. Funeral services were held Monday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with the Rev. O.L. Hart officiating. Burial followed at the Gray farm...
Cecil O. Ray (05/26/09)
Cecil O. Ray, 84, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
Alonzo Stallworth (05/26/09)
Alonzo Stallworth, 75, died Saturday at Alvin C. York Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel. Survivors include his wife, Lillian Stallworth.
Grover Franklin Arnold (05/22/09)
Funeral services for Grover Franklin Arnold, 76, of Murfreesboro, who died Thursday at his home, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today...
Newt J. Cooper (05/21/09)
Funeral services for Newt J. Cooper, 89, of Unionville, who died Tuesday in Shelbyville, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. The Rev. David Wall will officiate and burial will follow in Simpson Cemetery in Rover. Visitation with the family will begin at 4 p.m. today.
Martha Brandon (05/20/09)
Martha Brandon, 85, of Paragould, Ark., a native of Wartrace, died Saturday at her son's residence in Fayetteville, Ark. Graveside services were held Tuesday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Carl Herman Loehle (05/19/09)
Carl Herman Loehle, 78, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Nashville after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Dr. Herb Hester and Tim Lavender officiating. Burial will follow at the Crowell's Chapel Cemetery in Halls Mill...
James Tony Chunn (05/20/09)
James Tony Chunn, 51, of Shelbyville, died Monday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Timothy Wright will be eulogist, with burial to follow in Houston-Whitworth Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to service.
Gladys L. Haskins (05/19/09)
Gladys L. Haskins, 86, of Shelbyville, died Monday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Glenn Forsee officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Beatrice G. Johnson (05/19/09)
Beatrice G. Johnson, 76, of Shelbyville, died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. At her request, her body was cremated. No services are scheduled. Hillcrest Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Wanda Pearson Colcord (05/19/09)
Wanda Pearson Colcord, 90, of Wichita, Kan., a longtime Shelbyville resident, died April 29, 2009 at Comfort Care Homes in Wichita, Kansas. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The family will receive visitors following the service...
Donald Raymond King (05/19/09)
Donald Raymond King, 65, of Petersburg, died Saturday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held tonight at 7 at Doak-Howell Funeral Home, with Jim Rogers officiating. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m....
Ada Marie York Thompson (05/19/09)
Ada Marie York Thompson, 84, of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Willow Mount Cemetery with the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel...
Charlotte Rice Threet (05/19/09)
Mrs. Charlotte Rice Threet, 84 of Shelbyville, died Sunday at Bedford County Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Rev. Jimmy Gray will officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel...
Bonnie L. Pugh Blackwell (05/16/09)
Bonnie L. Pugh Blackwell, 74, of Sims Springs, died Friday at Marshall Medical Center in Lewisburg. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. The Rev. David Rash will officiate and burial will follow at Hopper Cemetery...
Richard Glen Watson (05/16/09)
Funeral services for Richard Glen Watson, 54, of Shelbyville, who died Friday at Heritage Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. The Rev. Charles Quinn will officiate and burial will follow in Hickory Grove Cemetery in Huntland...
James Edward Hill (05/16/09)
James Edward Hill, 71, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at NHC Lewisburg. Per family request, he was cremated. No services or visitation are listed. Gowen-Smith Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
William "Bill" Palmer (05/16/09)
William "Bill" Palmer, 85, of Shelbyville and Dalton, Ga., died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, where he was a member, with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Per his request, his remains were cremated...
Herbert E. 'Zeke' Jones (05/15/09)
Funeral services for Herbert E. "Zeke" Jones, 86, of Shelbyville, who died this morning at Alive Hospice at St. Thomas in Nashville, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. The Rev. Arnold King will officiate and burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. Saturday...
Naomia Keele 'Aunt Bill' Vaughn (05/14/09)
Naomia Keele "Aunt Bill" Vaughn, 86, of Wartrace, died Wednesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens...
Blanche Marie Crosslin Pittman (05/12/09)
Blanche Marie Crosslin Pittman, 76, of Nashville, sister of Westelle Giles, of Shelbyville, died Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Eastland Funeral Home in Nashville, followed by burial at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Wednesday.
Harley Mathew Speirs (05/11/09)
Funeral services for Harley Mathew Speirs, 50, of Shelbyville, who died Sunday at Marshall Medical Center in Lewisburg, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Mark Ashley will officiate. Burial with full military honors will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday.
William "Bill" Palmer (05/07/09)
William 'Bill' Palmer, 85, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Per his request, his remains were cremated. Memorial services will be held Wednesday, May 20, at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Stephen Cain officiating. The family will receive visitors after the services. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Leon G. Eady (05/07/09)
Leon G. Eady, 83, of Chapel Hill, died Tuesday in Lewisburg. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Stan Butt and Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial will follow in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. today...
Ethelene Watts Guthrie (05/06/09)
Funeral services for Ethelene Watts Guthrie, 91, who died May 6 in Mountain Home, Ark., will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Burns Funeral Home in Yellville, Ark. Burial will follow in Osborne Cemetery in St. Joe, Ark. Visitation with the family will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. She was the mother of Katie Guthrie-Shreve of Shelbyville.
James White Elkins (05/06/09)
James White Elkins, 84, of Bell Buckle died Monday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bell Buckle United Methodist Church, where he was a member, followed by a graveside service will follow at Hazel Cemetery. Officiants will be the Revs. Beth Ezell, Buddy Royston, and Jack Carney. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Lorene E. Fox (05/04/09)
Lorene E. Fox, 85, of Bell Buckle, died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle with Bob Young officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Mattie Lou Green (05/04/09)
Mattie Lou Green, 97, of Lawrenceburg, mother of Stanley Green, of Shelbyville, died Saturday at NHC of Lawrenceburg. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Pettus-Turnbo Chapel in Lawrenceburg with Dennis Green officiating. Burial will follow at Mimosa Cemetery.
Phillip Ray Wright (05/02/09)
Phillip Ray Wright, 58, of Shelbyville, died Saturday after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Tim Calloway officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery...
John Milton Kimmins (05/02/09)
John Milton Kimmins, 94, of Longview, died Saturday. Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at Kimmins Cemetery in Longview with Charles Murphree officiating. Burial will follow in Kimmins Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill...
Willie Richard Mickells Jr. (05/01/09)
Willie Richard Mickells Jr., 30, of Eagleville, died Thursday from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, with Helen Caldwell officiating. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery, Rover. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Friday.
Joe Cephus Glass (05/01/09)
Joe Cephus Glass, 45, of Shelbyville, died suddenly Sunday at his home. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. EDT Saturday at Antioch Church Cemetery in Alma, Ga. Doak-Howell Funeral Home handled local arrangements; Crosby Funeral Home, of Alma, is in charge of Georgia arrangements.
Wanda Pearson Colcord (05/01/09)
Wanda Pearson Colcord, 90, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at Comfort Care Homes in Wichita, Kan. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.