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Obituaries from April 2011

Aaron Taylor Neal (04/28/11)
Aaron Taylor Neal of Chicago, formerly of Shelbyville, died Thursday at Edward Hospital in Naperville, Illinois. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Unionville Cemetery with Frank Butler officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:30 -- 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Andrea Lea Collins (04/28/11)
Andrea Lea Collins, 25, of Hixson, a former Shelbyville resident, died suddenly at her home Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Rob McKamey and Doug Winnett officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-9 p.m. Sunday.
Edna Pearl Tucker Templeton (04/28/11)
Edna Pearl "Nanny" Tucker Templeton, 89, of Estill Springs died Thursday at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Watson-North Funeral Home in Winchester with Byron Lawrence officiating. Burial will follow at New Center Grove Church of Christ Cemetery in Estill Springs. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday.
Tom Hensley (04/28/11)
Tom Hensley, age 61, of Unionville, died Tuesday in Nashville. Visitation will be Saturday beginning at noon at Lawrence Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home.
Louis Richard Clanton (04/28/11)
Funeral services for Louis Richard Clanton, age 72, of the Deason Community, who died early Wednesday morning at Baptist Hospital in Nashville after an extended illnesswill be held at 1 p.m. Saturday April 30, 2011 in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home. Darryl Lewis will officiate and burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery...
Gertrude Sudberry Hasty (04/27/11)
Gertrude Sudberry Hasty, 90, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at The Heart Remembers. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with the Rev. Merle Mead, the Rev. Ron Martin and the Rev. Gerald Wiser officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Nannie Beulah Howell (04/27/11)
Nannie Beulah Howell, 96, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ron Chilton and Tony Harris officiating. Burial will follow at 11 a.m. Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Goodlettsville. Visitation will begin at noon Friday.
Christine Hastings Lawder (04/27/11)
Christine Hastings Lawder, 95, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at Christian Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Russ Countess officiating. Burial will follow at Rosehill Cemetery in Fayetteville. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Raymond Julius Fishback (04/27/11)
Raymond Julius Fishback, 81, died Tuesday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Bird Street Church of Christ with Anthony Booker officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from noon-1 p.m. at the church. Hellum Funeral Home of Murfreesboro is in charge of arrangements.
George Harlan Woodard McDonald (04/26/11)
George Harlan Woodard McDonald, 66, of Shelbyville, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Shelton Cemetery in Beech Grove. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Katherine Grey Motlow Townes (04/25/11)
Katherine Grey Motlow Townes, 92, of Shelbyville died Saturday evening after a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday. She will lie in state at the funeral home beginning at noon Wednesday. the family requests that in lieu of flowers, friends' gifts be to the children's collection and services of the Argie Cooper Public Library in Shelbyville, or to a charity of choice.
Clarence Owen Theis Jr. (04/25/11)
Clarence Owen Theis, Jr., 94, of Shelbyville died Monday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Living Stones Community Church. Per his request, his remains were cremated. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
James Alfred Hallworth Jr. (04/25/11)
James Alfred Hallworth Jr., 66, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Highland officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Dr. Thomas H. Curtis (04/23/11)
Dr. Thomas H. Curtis, 87, of Chattanooga, a Shelbyville native, died Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with the Rev. Robby Holt officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday.
Kimberly Renee Brandon (04/23/11)
Kimberly Renee Brandon, 43, of Shelbyville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Clara Beatrice Crowell (04/21/11)
Clara Beatrice Crowell, 93, of Shelbyville, died Saturday, April 16 at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23 at Willow Mount Cemetery with the Rev. Fonda Blair officiating. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
Floy Elizabeth 'Beth' Scroggins (04/21/11)
Floy Elizabeth "Beth" Scroggins, 46, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Eddie Reed officiating. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m.
Laura Jean Sarkisian Knight (04/18/11)
Laura Jean Sarkisian Knight, 59, died Saturday at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Omar Arnold Thomas (04/18/11)
Omar Arnold Thomas, 84, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel.
John Edward Shaw Jr. (04/18/11)
John Edward Shaw Jr., 53, of Unionville died Sunday in Shelbyville. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m.
Janice Fite Head (04/16/11)
Janice Fite Head, 64, of Shelbyville died Friday at St. Thomas Hospital after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rosebank Cemetery with the Rev. Susan Rock officiating. Visitation will be held from noon-1 p.m. at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Rose E. Mahaffey (04/16/11)
ose E. Mahaffey, age 86, of Shelbyville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m.
Roger C. 'Cuz' Mankin (04/15/11)
Roger C. "Cuz" Mankin, 44, of Bell Buckle died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Smotherman Cemetery with Darryl Lewis officiating. Murfreesboro Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Fannie Ikard Brassfield (04/14/11)
Fannie Ikard Brassfield, 94, of Hillsboro died Wednesday at Life Care Center of Tullahoma. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Central Funeral Home in Manchester with Jeff Smith and Billy Robison officiating. Burial will follow at Prairie Plains Church of Christ Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Saturday.
Margaret Stem Leathers (04/14/11)
Margaret Stem Leathers, 85, of Murfreesboro died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro with the Rev. W.D. Thomason officiating. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery in Rover. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
James Frank Lee (04/14/11)
James Frank Lee, 90, of Normandy died Thursday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron DeWitt officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m. Saturday.
Phyllis Susan Curry (04/14/11)
Phyllis Susan Curry, 51, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Lola Dean Johnson (04/13/11)
Lola Dean Johnson, 52, of Wartrace died Tuesday at her home after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Horse Mountain Cemetery with Emmett Arnold officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m.-noon Friday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home.
Myrtle Ruth Rigney Taylor (04/13/11)
Myrtle Ruth Rigney Taylor, 91, of Deason died Tuesday after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Jimmy Gray and Tommy Dye officiating. Burial will follow at Fosterville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Tony Lamar Campbell (04/12/11)
Tony Lamar Campbell, 50, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at Christian Care Center of Bedford County. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Mt. Ararat Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Friday.
Baker Andrew Troxler (04/12/11)
Baker Andrew Troxler, 2 1/2 months, of Mississippi, who had Bedford County relatives, died April 7, 2011 at University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Funeral services were held April 9 at Crossgates United Methodist Church in Brandon, Miss. Burial followed in New Brandon Cemetery. Ott & Lee Funeral Home of Brandon, Miss. was in charge of arrangements.
Marzetta Douglass (04/12/11)
Marzetta Douglass, a Shelbyville native, died April 5 in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral mass will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. William Catholic Church. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting with arrangements.
Joshua Trevor McGee (04/12/11)
Joshua Trevor McGee, 32, of Murfreesboro died Monday at Alive Hospice of Nashville after an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby McGee and the Rev. Wayne Finchum officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Anna D. Mello Madeiros (04/11/11)
Anna D. Mello Madeiros, 95, of Bermuda died Sunday after an extended illness. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Charles Redmond and the Rev. Jimmy Gray officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral services and burial will be held at a later date in Warwick, Bermuda.
Granville Zarry Ellis (04/11/11)
Granville Zarry Ellis, 76, of Lebanon died Sunday. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hollywood Cemetery in Wartrace with Donald Gallagher officiating. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. Monday at Woodbine Funeral Home, Hickory Chapel, in Nashville.
Frances Ruth Arney (04/11/11)
Frances Ruth Arney, 84, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Charles Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday.
Nancy Geneva Arnold Hannah (04/09/11)
Nancy Geneva Arnold Hannah, 65, of Unionville died Friday at her residence after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Amazing Grace Community Church in Unionville with her husband, pastor Mike Hannah, officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home and Monday beginning at 10 a.m. at the church.
Edgar Dean Blessing (04/09/11)
Edgar Dean Blessing, 91, of Shelbyville died Friday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Tuesday.
John Baker Floyd (04/09/11)
John Baker Floyd, 21, of Bradyville died Wednesday at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Gilley Hill Cemetery in Woodbury. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
William Calloway 'WC' Faulk (04/09/11)
William Calloway "WC" Faulk, 67, of Readyville died Friday at his home after an extended illness. Graveside services, with full military honors, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Faulk Cemetery in the Midland community with Frank Lipetri officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. -- 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Ellen Sofia (Rajamaki) Simmons (04/07/11)
Ellen Sofia (Rajamaki) Simmons, 93, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Sorrells officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Sunday.
Dr. John Thomas 'Tom' Rousseau (04/06/11)
Dr. John Thomas "Tom" Rousseau, 78, of Shelbyville, pastor of Cannon Methodist Church, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Christian Church of Tullahoma, where he was pastor from 1961-80, with the Rev. Tom Murdock officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Kilgore Funeral Home in Tullahoma.
Eddie Brake (04/05/11)
Eddie Brake, 58, of Shelbyville died Monday in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Ronnie Groomes officiating. Burial will follow in Cothran Cemetery near Rover. Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Durward Willoughby (04/04/11)
Durward Willoughby, 81, of Murfreesboro, formerly of Shelbyville, died Monday at Alvin C. York Veterans Hospital in Murfreesboro. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dean Sisk officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Charlotte Heflin St. John (04/04/11)
Charlotte Heflin St. John, 62, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Smith will officiate. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday.
Elsie Bernice Byrd (04/02/11)
Elsie Bernice Byrd, 66, of Bell Buckle died Friday. A celebration of life service will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Ron Bevels officiating. Her wishes were to be cremated.
Dr. L.L. Issacson (04/02/11)
Dr. L.L. Isaacson, 92, of Jonesboro, Ark., a former Marshall County resident and county executive, died at his home Thursday. A private memorial service will be held Monday at First United Methodist Church in Jonesboro. Visitation will be held from 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Jonesboro Country Club. Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.
Larry Horton Jones (04/02/11)
Larry Horton Jones, 48, of Unionville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mike Hannah officiating. Burial will follow at Pressgrove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Gracie Mai Woodard O'Neal (04/02/11)
Gracie Mai Woodard O'Neal, 82, of Shelbyville died Saturday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Gowen-Smith Chapel. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Monday.