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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Obituaries from January 2011

Gladys Jane 'Janie' Powell (01/31/11)
Gladys Jane "Janie" Powell, 51, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Revs. Douglas Moore and Joshua Moore officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5-9 p.m. Wednesday.
Jessie Mafalda Nipper (01/31/11)
Jessie Mafalda Nipper, 79, of Deason died Sunday at NHC Healthcare in Murfreesboro after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Glenn Ferrell officiating. Burial will follow at Houston-Whitworth Cemetery near Deason. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Queenie Harvey (01/28/11)
Queenie Harvey, 69, of Shelbyville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday at Scott United Methodist Church with the Rev. Robin L. Kimbrough as eulogist. Burial will follow at Coopers Green Cemetery in Rockvale. The body will lie in state from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday with visitation with the family from 11 a.m.-noon at the church. J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home of Tullahoma is in charge of arrangements.
Louella Williams (01/31/11)
Louella Williams of Tullahoma died Friday, Jan. 28 at Life Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5 at Revival Center of Church of God In Christ in Tullahoma with Minister Robert Young officiating and Elder Stephen Young Sr. as Eulogist. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon at the church. J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home of Tullahoma is in charge of arrangements.
Christine Wilson Perryman (01/29/11)
Christine Wilson Perryman, 92, of Chapel Hill died Friday evening in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Scotty Sorrells and the Rev. Tim McGehee officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Edwin Chester Williams (01/29/11)
Edwin Chester Williams, 84, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Per his request, he will be cremated with no services at this time. A memorial service is being planned for a later date. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
George Dewayne 'Buddy' Henson II (01/25/11)
George Dewayne "Buddy" Henson II, 44, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at AnMed Health in Anderson, S.C. from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Per family request, his remains will be cremated. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Hilda White (01/29/11)
Hilda White, 92, of Wartrace died Friday at her residence following an extended illness. A private memorial service held at a later date. Per her request, her remains will be cremated. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mamie Bone (01/27/11)
Mamie Bone, 81, of Chicago, formerly of Shelbyville, died Jan. 18 at a Chicago hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Smith & Thomas Funeral Home in Chicago. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery. Obituary courtesy of J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home, Tullahoma.
Tony King (01/27/11)
Tony King, 49, of Midland died Wednesday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home with Randall Pulley, Willis Pope and Dewey Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Smotherman Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday.
Crawford Henson (01/25/11)
Crawford Henson, better known as "B Cook," 88, died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
Clyde Ernest Wiggand (01/25/11)
Clyde Ernest Wiggand, 81, of Shelbyville died Sunday at Lynchburg Nursing Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Gateway Church with the Rev. Bill Woodruff and the Rev. Gary Glover officiating. At Mr. Wiggand's request the body was cremated. Hillcrest Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Owen Lee Blanton Jr. (01/25/11)
Owen Lee Blanton, Jr., 81, of Rome, Ga., a former Shelbyville resident, died Sunday in a Rome health care facility. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday at West Rome United Methodist Church with the Rev. Les Connell, the Rev. Horace Stewart and the Rev. Gary McWhorter officiating. Burial will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home of Rome and beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Richard Cory Casteel (01/22/11)
Richard Cory Casteel, 21, of Shelbyville died Friday at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Moount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-9 p.m. Tuesday.
Edward George Anderson (01/24/11)
Edward George Anderson, 74, died Sunday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Gethsemane House of Prayer in Murfreesboro. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at the church. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Sheila Marlene Mathis (01/24/11)
Sheila Marlene Mathis, 66, of Murfreesboro died Sunday at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Murfreesboro Funeral Home with the Rev. W.D. Thomason and Barney Rickman officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Murfreesboro. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Hazel Miller Rigney Taylor Alexander Church (01/22/11)
Hazel Miller Rigney Taylor Alexander Church of Murfreesboro died Thursday. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at Miller Cemetery in Christiana with the Rev. Bob Bush officiating. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. Saturday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro.
Sweetie Pennington (01/20/11)
Sweetie Pennington, 93, of Winchester died Monday at Golden Living Center in Winchester. Funeral services will be held Monday, Jan. 24 at Macedonia Baptist Church in Troy, Ala. Burial will follow at Macedonia Cemetery. J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home of Tullahoma is in charge of arrangements.
Wendall T. Rowland (01/20/11)
Wendell T. Rowland, 74, of Rover died Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Rover. Burial will follow at Simpson Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill and beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Brett Colin DeSplinter (01/20/11)
Brett Colin DeSplinter, 52, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at his home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Emmett Arnold officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. Saturday.
William Robert Wallace (01/20/11)
William Robert Wallace, 54, of Shelbyville, formerly of Nashua, N.H., died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center after a brief illness. There are no services planned. The family chose cremation. Doak-Howell Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Rev. Billy Ray Warren (01/20/11)
The Rev. Billy Ray Warren, 67, of Cullman, Ala., died Wednesday at his home. He was s Church of God pastor in Alabama and Tennessee. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday at Refuge Church of God in Cullman with the Revs. Larue Caraway and Chuck Kennedy officiating. The body will lie in state from 1-2 at the church. Visitation will be from 5:30-9 p.m. Friday at Cullman Funeral Home.
Pauline Ghee Beasley (01/18/11)
Pauline Ghee Beasley, 95, of Chapel Hill died Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Michael Lynn 'Tree' Akins (01/18/11)
Michael Lynn "Tree" Akins, 45, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lovvorn Cemetery in Murfreesboro. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel.
Erin Lamb McManis (01/13/11)
Erin Lamb McManis of Mesa, Ariz., who has relatives in Shelbyville, died unexpectedly Wednesday. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Midland Heights Baptist Church with pastors Dan Reed and Scott Reed officiating.
Sarah 'Lil Granny' Robinson (01/17/11)
Sarah "Lil Granny" Robinson, 95, of Wartrace died Monday at the Boulevard Terrace Nursing Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Bill Marquette officiating. Burial will follow at Hollywood Cemetery in Wartrace. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
Mary Louvenia Hatfield (01/17/11)
Mary Louvenia Hatfield, 102, of Lewisburg died Friday at NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at London Funeral Home in Lewisburg with burial in Mars Hill Cemetery.
Deana Cash West (01/17/11)
Deana Cash West, 51, of Shelbyville died Saturday. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Dr. Drew Hayes will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m.
Edward Cortner Huffman (01/16/11)
Edward Cortner Huffman, 93, of Shelbyville died Saturday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Christian Church with Bryan Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ann Thomas Soper (01/16/11)
Ann Thomas Soper, 88, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
John Edwin Mooneyham (01/15/11)
John Edwin Mooneyham, 70, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday with Larry Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-9 p.m. Monday.
Mary Ruth Moore (01/15/11)
Mary Ruth Moore, 80, of Bell Buckle died Friday at Christian Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Bynum officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Janice Beech Taylor (01/14/11)
Janice Beech Taylor, 71, of Eagleville died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan Reed officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Saturday.
Lawrence Neil Bryant (01/13/11)
Lawrence Neil Bryant, 55, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Per his request, he will be cremated and his cremains will be taken to Jackson to be buried in the family plot at a later date.
Pearline Riddle Steele (01/13/11)
Pearline Riddle Steele, 83, of Fayetteville died Wednesday at Lincoln County Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Heart to Heart Church in Fayetteville. Lynchburg Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Ruth Stringer (01/13/11)
Mary Ruth Stringer, age 55, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center. There will be no services. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.
Mable Patterson Ballard (01/12/11)
Mable Patterson Ballard, 95, of Unionville died Wednesday Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home in Franklin with Ron Mosby officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
Irene Warinner Murray (01/12/11)
Irene Warinner Murray, 90, of Shelbyville died Tuesday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Mark Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Hermon Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Emmett Newton Cook (01/11/11)
Emmett Newton Cook, 92, died Monday at Christian Care Center in Shelbyville. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Wheel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. today at Gowen-Smith Chapel.
Margie Rea 'Puddin' Winn (01/11/11)
Margie Rea "Puddin" Winn, 78, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Jimmy Gray officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Ester 'Butch' Vinson Jr. (01/10/11)
Ester "Butch" Vinson Jr., 87, of Nashville and Flat Creek, died Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Phillips Robinson Funeral Home in Nashville with burial following at Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Monday.
Albert Douglas Johnson (01/10/11)
Albert Douglas Johnson, 86, of Unionville died Saturday at Christian Care Center of Shelbyville after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with H. A. Beasley officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
Ruth Smith Corder (01/07/11)
Ruth Smith Corder, 92, of Shelbyville died Friday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Joe Thompson officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday.
Ruth H. Dixon (01/07/11)
Ruth H. Dixon, 97, of Shelbyville died Friday at Lynchburg Nursing Center. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Cemetery in Nashville. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Frances Streeter (01/06/11)
Mary Frances Streeter, 72, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Holden Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon.
Rev. Aubrey Lee Knois Jr. (01/06/11)
Rev. Aubrey Lee Knois, Sr., 80, of Lewisburg died there Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Paul Lucas and the Rev. Willis Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Simpson Cemetery in Rover. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
James Gregory 'Greg' Thomason (01/06/11)
James Gregory "Greg" Thomason, 53, of Princeton, W. Va., formerly of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at his residence. His body has been cremated. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. EST Saturday at Princeton Church of God with Fred Farley, Terry Choate and the Rev. Olen Robertson officiating. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m.
Howard Burton Harden (01/05/11)
Howard Burton Harden, 60, died Wednesday from an extended illness at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Edward Smotherman (01/05/11)
Edward Smotherman, 53, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Smotherman Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday.
Marion Curtis Adams III (01/06/11)
Marion Curtis Adams III, 60, of Winter Haven, Fla., originally of Shelbyville, died Dec. 30. Funeral services were held Jan. 3 in Winter Haven.
James Samuel 'Sonny' Glasscock (01/05/11)
James Samuel "Sonny" Glasscock, 78, of Halls Mill died Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Sorrells officiating. Burial will follow in Crowell's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Jessie Viola McGee (01/05/11)
Jessie Viola McGee, 91, of New Hermon died Wednesday morning at Christian Care Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Mark Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Charlie B. Maupin (01/05/11)
Charlie B. Maupin, 85, of Belvidere died Monday at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Little Hurricane Baptist Church in Coffee County with Earl Pitts officiating and John James Swanson as eulogist. Burial will follow at Little Hurricane Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon. J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home of Tullahoma is in charge of arrangements.
Jackson E. 'Jack' Heffner (01/04/11)
Jackson E. "Jack" Heffner, 86 of Shelbyville, died Monday at his son's residence in Cookeville. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer with Father Peter Whalen officiating. Visitation will be held at the family home from 3-6 p.m. Friday. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James Howard Cortner Jr. (01/03/11)
James Howard Cortner Jr., 89, of Wartrace died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. At his request the body was cremated. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Normandy Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Monnie Caine officiating. No visitation will be held. Hillcrest Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Donald E. Prosser (01/03/11)
Donald E. Prosser, 63, of Shelbyville died Sunday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. At his request the body was cremated. Graveside memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Jay Pope officiating. No visitation is scheduled. Hillcrest Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Clera Pinkston Jones (01/03/11)
Clera Pinkston Jones, 100, of Bell Buckle died Sunday at Christian Care Center in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Jason Arnold officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Flavia Morphis (01/03/11)
Flavia Morphis, 97, of Shelbyville died Friday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Mt. Olivet Funeral Home, Nashville, with Daly Thompson officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday.
Marvin Oscar Williams (01/03/11)
Marvin Oscar Williams, 93, of Shelbyville died Monday at Crestwood Hospital in Huntsville, Ala. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Coleman Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Charles William Bailey (01/01/11)
Charles William Bailey, 76, of Tullahoma died Friday at his residence in Tullahoma. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Baptist Church in Shelbyville. Visitation will be held from 5-9 p.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel and beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Thomas J. Clanton (01/01/11)
Thomas J. Clanton, 88, of Brentwood, a Shelbyville native, died Thursday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Geoff Giesemann and Russ Countess officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
Evelyn Mingle Hollis (01/01/11)
Evelyn Mingle Hollis, 92, of Franklin died Dec. 28. Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle with Bob Young officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Franklin.