Mr. Michael Hames, age 64, of Shelbyville, died Monday, June 18, 2012 at Heritage Medical Center.
Funeral services will be Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 10 AM at St. William Catholic Church in Shelbyville, Father Thomas Kalam will be Officiating. Burial, with full military honors will follow at Willow Mount Cemetery.
He was born November 6, 1947 in Nashville, TN to Minnie Lou Hames of Shelbyville, and the late Richard H. Hames. He was an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam War with the Scout Dog 47th Infantry Scout Dog Platoon under the 101st Airborne. He was also an LPN nurse in Shelbyville.
He is survived by his mother, two sisters, Sherry Hames of Nashville, TN, and Donna (Tony) Philpott of Shelbyville, TN; two nephews, Eric Philpott of California and Lucas Hames; two nieces, Santha Cartwright and Sabrina Philpott of Murfreesboro and two great-nephews, Ashlen and Elijah Cartwright; and one great-niece, Sophia Veach.
Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.