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Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014

Obituaries from August 2011

Troy Merrow (08/13/11)
Troy Merrow, 48, of Birmingham, Ala., a former Tennessee resident, died Wednesday in Birmingham. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 from 1-4 p.m. at Petersburg Park Pavilion.
Robert Hilton 'Bob' Gammill Jr. (08/30/11)
Robert Hilton "Bob" Gammill, Jr., 44, of Shelbyville died suddenly Monday at Heritage Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Hildred Genevieve Phillips (08/30/11)
Hildred Genevieve Phillips, 96, of Tulsa, Okla. died Aug. 18 at the Broken Arrow (Okla.) Nursing Home. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, September 4th at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Hillcrest Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Margaret Louise Vannatta (08/29/11)
Margaret Louise Vannatta, 81, of Shelbyville died Monday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Alexander officiating. Burial will follow in Coleman Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Jesse J. Swiggart (08/27/11)
Jesse J. Swiggart, 64, of Shelbyville died Saturday at his home after a brief illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with Susan Rock officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Jacqueline Faye Reagan (08/27/11)
Jacqueline Faye Reagan, 73, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro after an extended illness. A gathering of friends and family to celebrate her life will be held from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Janice Lee Anderson (08/26/11)
Janice Lee Anderson, 60, of Lewisburg, a well-known Tennessee walking horse breeder and exhibitor, died Monday at Vanderbilt Medical Center. No services are planned. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
Alice Mae Cashion (08/26/11)
Alice Mae Cashion, 70, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Heritage Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Daniel Brooks officiating. Visitation will begin at noon.
Manley Waterson (08/26/11)
Manley Waterson, 94, of Beech Grove, father of Boyd M. Waterson of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at his farm in Beech Grove following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Manchester Funeral Home.
James Erik Dale (08/22/11)
James Erik Dale, 43, of Shelbyville died Saturday, Aug. 20 at his home. The family received visitors Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Following the visitation, his remains were cremated. A celebration of his life will be held at a private residence on the riverbank from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27.
Lawrence Edward Cantrell (08/24/11)
Lawrence Edward Cantrell, 67, died Tuesday at Heritage Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Bell Buckle Baptist Church with the Rev. Tommy Dye officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow at 3 p.m. at Lone Oak Cemetery in Lewisburg. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. at the church. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Sara Louise Prince Harris (08/22/11)
Sara Louise Prince Harris, 65, died Friday in Indiana. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Wayne Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Bomar Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Rufus Tillman (08/22/11)
Rufus Tillman, 82, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at noon Tuesday at Scott United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Jim W. 'James' Bomar III (08/20/11)
Jim W. "James" Bomar III, 64, of Bell Buckle died Friday at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bob Young officiating. Burial will follow at Hazel Cemetery in Bell Buckle. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Stan Ledbetter (08/19/11)
Stan Ledbetter, 51, of Shelbyville died Thursday at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Ron Skeeters and Ray Wiser officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Bonnie Loretta Keys (08/19/11)
Bonnie Loretta Keys, 46, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Dr. Kevin Minchey officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Donald Matthews Scott (08/18/11)
Donald Matthews Scott, 85, of Columbia died Thursday at St. Thomas Hospice. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Graymere Church of Christ in Columbia with Wendell Robinson and Don Vick officiating. Burial will follow at Wilkes Cemetery in Culleoka. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Oakes & Nichols funeral home and after 12 noon Saturday at the church.
Melissa Lynn Baltimore (08/18/11)
Melissa Lynn Baltimore, 54, of Shelbyville died Aug. 7. A private memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at Smotherman Cemetery. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Helen Molder (08/18/11)
Helen Molder, 86, of Chapel Hill died Monday in Columbia. Memorial services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Michael Ledbetter officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill. Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m. Sunday.
Julian E. Troupe (08/16/11)
Julian E. Troupe, 91, of Tullahoma died Monday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Murdock officiating. Burial, with military rites, will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Jerry Lee Funk (08/16/11)
Jerry Lee Funk, 71, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Per his request, his remains were cremated. There will be no services. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.
Ola Ruth Hillis (08/16/11)
Ola Ruth Hillis, 80, of Tullahoma died Sunday in Gulfport, Miss. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Tullahoma Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from noon-9 p.m. Thursday.
Emily Smith Washington (08/15/11)
Emily Smith Washington, 83, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Galilee Primitive Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert L. Stevenson officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Doris Buscher (08/15/11)
Doris Buscher, 84, of Shelbyville died Sunday. Funeral services will be held in New Orleans, La. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Louise Roberts Dement (08/12/11)
Louise Roberts Dement, 87, of Spring Hill died Tuesday. She was buried at Hollywood Cemetery in Wartrace following a private service. Spring Hill Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Benjamin Franklin 'Ben' Cartwright (08/12/11)
Benjamin Franklin "Ben" Cartwright, 86, of Shelbyville died Thursday at his home following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Cartwright and Dr. Kevin Minchey officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday.
Donna Floyd Patterson (08/11/11)
Donna Floyd Patterson, 50, of Wartrace died Wednesday at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Henry Lee Lynch (08/10/11)
Henry Lee Lynch, age 82, of Shelbyville died Tuesday in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Tony Billions and Mike Hannah officiating. Burial, with military honors, will be at Wheeler Cemetery near Chapel Hill. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Kenneth Oliver Lankford (08/10/11)
Kenneth Oliver Lankford, age 8 days, of Shelbyville died Monday at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Dr. Drew Hayes officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m.
Robert Lee Benton (08/08/11)
Robert Lee Benton, 58, of Bell Buckle, died Sunday at Heritage Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mitchell Buchanan officiating.
Linda Mae Martin Gyurnek (08/09/11)
Linda Mae Martin Gyurnek, 59, of Shelbyville died Monday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Robert Joe Hill (08/08/11)
Robert Joe Hill, 55, of Murfreesboro died Thursday at his home after a brief illness. Per his request the body was cremated. There will be no services. Hillcrest Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
Julia Catherine Neal Cole (08/08/11)
Julia Catherine Neal Cole, 82, of Manchester died Sunday at her sister's home in Manchester. Graveside services will be held at noon Tuesday at Fredonia Cemetery with Carl Sims officiating. Visitation will be held from 9-11:40 a.m. Tuesday at Manchester Funeral Home.
Charles Robert Evans (08/08/11)
Charles Robert Evans, 71, of Shelbyville died Saturday at Heritage Medical Center. Per his request, his remains were cremated. There will be no services. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Finis Eugene 'Bud' Renegar (08/05/11)
Finis Eugene "Bud" Renegar, 87, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday at The Heart Remembers. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chape with Dr. Kevin Minchey officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.
Thomas Odell Miller (08/05/11)
Thomas Odell Miller, 87, of Tullahoma, died Wednesday at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester with Ray Dotson officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday.
Douglas MacArthur 'Yogi' Yoes (08/05/11)
Douglas MacArthur "Yogi" Yoes, 69, of Unionville, died Thursday at Heritage Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Gray, the Rev. Tom Henry and Stanley Smotherman officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday.
Phyllis Philyaw Melton (08/03/11)
Phyllis Philyaw Melton, 61, of Atlanta died Wednesday, July A future celebration memorial will be announced. Arrangements are being handled by SouthCare Cremation Society and Memorial Centers of Alpharetta, Ga.
Mary Ellen Winkler (08/03/11)
Mary Ellen Winkler, 93, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Shelbyville, died Monday. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Northway Christian Church in Dallas. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Sparkman-Hillcrest Funeral Home.
Helen Vanhorn (08/02/11)
Helen Vanhorn, 89, of Shelbyville, died Friday at her home after a long illness. Services will be held at St. Michael's Church in Panama City, Fla. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.
Donna Williams Henson (08/01/11)
Donna Williams Henson, 62, of Shelbyville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center. No services are planned. Per her family wishes, she was cremated. Doak-Howell Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Rexie William "Rex" Dykes (08/01/11)
Rexie William "Rex" Dykes, 63, a Wartrace resident for most of his life, died Wednesday at Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago, Ill. Per his wishes, he was cremated. A memorial gathering will be held at the home of Billy and Lori Keown, 131 Carlisle Ave., Shelbyville beginning at noon Saturday, Aug. 6.
Marilyn Mooneyham Alcorn (08/01/11)
Marilyn Mooneyham Alcorn, 63, of McMinnville died Sunday at the Alive Hospice at St. Thomas Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Reedus Baugher officiating. Burial will follow at Round Hill Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday.