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Obituaries from October 2011

John E. Williams (10/29/11)
John E. Williams, age 86, of the Richmond community died early Saturday following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Jonathan Simms officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-8 p.m.
Orman C. Mangrum (10/29/11)
Orman C. Mangrum, 88, of Wartrace died Saturday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Rhoton officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday.
Ronnie Polly (10/29/11)
Ronnie Polly, 57, of Shelbyville died Friday night at Heritage Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Randall Harmon officiating. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery in Marshall County. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Mattie Lee Thompson Stewart (10/28/11)
Mattie Lee Thompson Stewart, 82, died Monday, Oct. 24, 2011. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at Fair Haven Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 4 at Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel from noon-3 p.m. and Thompson Grove Baptist Church from 4-6 p.m.
Frank Bailey Jr. (10/28/11)
Frank Bailey Jr., formerly of Shelbyville, died Monday at the VA Hospital in Nashville. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Terrell Broady Funeral Home in Nashville. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m.
Sara Danette Williams (10/27/11)
Sara Danette Williams, 49, of Shelbyville, died at her home Thursday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Bobby Ruehling and Phillip Lane officiating. Burial will follow at Hurricane Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m.Friday.
Alan Mixon 'Weasel' Harris (10/27/11)
Alan Mixon "Weasel" Harris, 35, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
Eugene Haskins (10/26/11)
Eugene Haskins, 57, of Halls Mill died Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Lawrence Funeral Home in Chapel Hill with the Rev. Emmett Arnold officiating. Burial will follow in Cothran Cemetery near Unionville. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday.
Bobby Cobb (10/26/11)
Bobby Cobb, 52, of Petersburg died Tuesday at Lincoln County Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek with Jay Pope officiating. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Billy Wayne Norris (10/26/11)
Billy Wayne Norris, 50, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Glenn Forsee officiating. Burial will follow at Methodist Cemetery in Hillsboro. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Pearlene Trollinger Durant (10/25/11)
Pearlene Trollinger Durant, 81, of Shelbyville died Monday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center after a long illness. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bright Temple Church of God in Christ. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 12 noon at the church. Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Ora Lucille Bailey (10/25/11)
Ora Lucille Bailey, 98, of Lynchburg, formerly of Lewisburg, died Sunday morning at Lynchburg Nursing Home after an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Lone Oak Cemetery in Lewisburg with Rev. Ron DeWitt officiating. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Joe A. Powell (10/24/11)
Joe A. Powell, 80, of Antioch died October 21, 2011. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Woodbine Funeral Home, Hickory Chapel, in Nashville with the Rev. James Cole officating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Shelbyville.
John V. Fanning (10/24/11)
John V. Fanning, 92, of Lynchburg died suddenly Saturday at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lynchburg Church of Christ with Richard Logan officiating. Burial will follow at Lynchburg Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Monday at Jennings Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Lynchburg.
Ruth Holden Haynes (10/21/11)
Ruth Holden Haynes, 90, of Murfreesboro died Thursday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Evergreen Cemetery in Murfreesboro with Julian Goodpaster officiating. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Woodfin Memorial Chapel.
Evelyn Lane MItchell (10/21/11)
Evelyn Lane Mitchell, 91, of Murfreesboro died Friday at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro with the Rev. George Jones officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Monday.
William Robert Lawwell (10/20/11)
William Robert Lawwell, 79, of Murfreesboro died Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Advent Lutheran Church in Murfreesboro with the Rev. Robert Maier officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Alta Reed Jones (10/19/11)
Alta Reed Jones, 95, died Wednesday at her home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Stephen Caine officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel.
Frieda Wagster (10/18/11)
Frieda Ingle Wagster, 76, of Columbia, formerly of Shelbyville, died Monday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Jeff Smith, David Morris, and Barry Throneberry officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Tom S. Stallings (10/18/11)
Tom S. Stallings, 84, of Stuart, Fla. died Monday in Stuart. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday.
Albert E. Lanier (10/18/11)
Pastor Albert E. Lanier, 70, of Unionville died Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at New Hope M.B. Church in Dickson. Public viewing will be from 1 - 6 p.m. and visitation from 6 - 8 p.m. today at New Generation Funeral Home in Antioch and from noon-1 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Anella 'Ann' Bell Kiser (10/18/11)
Anella "Ann" Bell Kiser, 69, of Chapel Hill died Sunday morning at her home after an extended illness. Per her wishes she was cremated. There are no services planned at this time. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Camella Sue York Williams (10/17/11)
Camella Sue York Williams, 75, of Deason died Sunday morning at her home after an extended illness. No services are planned at this time. Per her wishes she was cremated. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Juanita Pack (10/17/11)
Juanita Pack, 74, of Petersburg died Friday at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at London Funeral Home in Lewisburg. Burial will follow at Talley Cemetery in Cane Creek. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday until the funeral hour.
Roy Reed (10/14/11)
Roy Reed, 76, of Shelbyville died Thursday at his home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Cothran Cemetery in Rover. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday.
Lois Glover Woosley (10/14/11)
Lois Glover Woosley, 90, of Goodspring, a former Shelbyville and Chapel Hill resident, died Thursday at Meadowbrook Nursing Home in Pulaski. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday.
Gary D. Arnold (10/11/11)
Gary D. Arnold, 45, of Shelbyville died Tuesday at his home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Jimmy Gray and the Rev. Tom Henry officiating. Burial will follow at New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 4-8 p.m.
Betty Fay Smotherman (10/10/11)
Betty Fay Smotherman, 66, of Shelbyville died Friday at St. Thomas Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at London Funeral Home in Lewisburg. Burial will follow at Round Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and continue Wednesday morning.
Rosa Maria Esparragoza Vega (10/10/11)
Rosa Maria Esparragoza Vega, 51, of Shelbyville died Sunday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Fairlane Church of Christ. Burial will be in San Nicolas Tolentino Cemetery in Mexico City, Mexico, at a later date. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements.
Margaret Etta Reed (10/10/11)
Margaret Reed, 87, of Shelbyville died Sunday evening at Heritage Medical Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Raymond Ragsdale officiating. Burial will follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Shirley M. Brummitt (10/10/11)
Shirley M. Brummitt, 81, of Tullahoma, formerly of Shelbyville, died Friday at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma following an extended illness. There will be a private burial at Crowell Cemetery at a later date, per family's request she will be cremated. Doak-Howell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Clyde C. King (10/10/11)
Clyde C. King, 93, of Shelbyville died Friday at Heritage Medical Center after a short illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby McGee officiating. Burial will follow at Bomar Cemetery in the Raus Community. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
Sheila Mae Jones (10/07/11)
Sheila Mae Jones, 55, of Shelbyville died Monday, Oct. 3 at Heritage Medical Center. An evening mass will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11 Sat St. William Catholic Church in Shelbyville with Father Thomas Kalam officiating. Per her request, Mrs. Jones will be cremated. Gowen-Smith Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Rocky Lynn Smith (10/07/11)
Rocky Lynn Smith, 60, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Per his request, his remains will be cremated. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Gowen-Smith Chapel with Ron Chilton officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday.
Anthony 'Tony' Dizard (10/06/11)
Anthony "Tony" Dizard, 62, of Shelbyville died Wednesday at his home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Sevier Street First Baptist Church with the Rev. Sandra K. Avent as eulogist. Burial, with full military honors will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Audrey Deber Dunn (10/06/11)
Audrey Deber Dunn, 75, of Shelbyville died Wednesday after an extended illness. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at noon Saturday at the pavilion at H.V. Griffin Park. Per her request, her remains were cremated. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.
James Carmelo Azzopardi (10/06/11)
James Carmelo Azzopardi, 29, of Shelbyville died Sept. 21. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at House of Prayer with Bryan Nerren officiating.
George Henry Cleveland (10/04/11)
George Henry Cleveland, 61, of Nashville, died there Monday. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Elder Greg Wilhoite officiating. Burial to follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon.
Leon Dale Shields (10/04/11)
Leon Dale Shields, 73, of Shelbyville died Tuesday morning at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Bobby McGee and Carlton Bell officiating. Burial will follow at Booneville Cemetery in Lincoln County. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday.
Susan 'Irene' Lankford Mashe (10/03/11)
Susan "Irene" Lankford Mashe, 92, of Shelbyville died Sunday at Glen Oaks Convalescent Center after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillcrest Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron DeWitt and the Rev. Wallace Rowland officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Madaline Kyra Helton (10/03/11)
A private family service for infant Madaline Kyra Helton will be held at a later date. Woodfin Memorial Chapel of Murfreesboro is in charge of arrangements.
Richard Lynn 'RIck' Parsons (10/01/11)
Richard Lynn "Rick" Parsons, age 63, of Hall's Mill died Friday at Heritage Medical Center after an extended illness. Per his request, he was cremated A celebration of his life will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Doak-Howell Funeral Home with the Rev. Susan Springer officiating. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Lee Roy Pearson (10/01/11)
Lee Roy Pearson, 102, of Murfreesboro died Saturday at the Alvin C. York VA Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel with Dusty Ray officiating. Graveside service and burial will follow at 3:30 p.m. at Spring Hill Cemetery in Nashville. Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday.