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Obituaries from September 2009

Obituary: Shane William Hendrix (09/30/09)
Shane William Hendrix, 17, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009, following an automobile accident. Shane was born in Williamson County. He was a junior at Marshall County High School. He is survived by his mother, Cynthia Lee Bennett Maddox; three brothers, Davey Maddox, Chevez Stacey, and Cain Hendrix; and maternal grandparents, Faye Janke and Steve Skinner, all of Lewisburg; as well as his foster grandparents, Steve and Becky Stacey of Gallatin...
Obituary: Betty Boyd Pusey (09/30/09)
Betty Boyd Pusey, 69, of Blacksburg, Va., lost her courageous six-year battle with ovarian cancer on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009. Mrs. Pusey was a native of Lewisburg. She graduated from the University of Tennessee with Bachelor's and Master's degrees in home economics and moved to Virginia in 1963 to teach at Radford University. She retired from teaching in 1967 to be a full-time mother and homemaker. Mrs. Pusey was an active member of the Blacksburg Church of Christ...
Obituary: Melissa Gayle Hunter (09/29/09)
Melissa Gayle Hunter, 46, of Cornersville, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009, at Marshall Medical Center. Ms. Hunter was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ. She is survived by her parents,Frank and Christine Mealer Dalton of Lewisburg; son , Geoffry Shun Crumley of Fayetteville; daughter, Christie Colvett of Lewisburg; sister, Christie (Doug) Sharp of Lewisburg; brother, Frankie (Tonga) Dalton of Cornersville; five grandchildren; nieces and nephews; and her and ex-husband, Jerry Lee Hunter of Cornersville.. ...
Obituary: Neta Ellen Jolly (09/30/09)
Mrs. Neta Ellen Jolly, 51, of Lewisburg, died Sept. 24, 2009, at her residence. Mrs. Jolly was a native of Glenn Ellen, Illinois. She was a homemaker and attended Union Grove Presbyterian Church in Columbia. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Gilliam Sr. and Loretta Miley Gilliam, and brother, Leonard Gilliam...
Obituary: Emily Kathleen Eads Knight (09/30/09)
Emily Kathleen Eads Knight died recently. Mrs. Knight was an employee of Stryker Medical Franklin for 23 years and was a member of the Parkview Baptist Church of Lewisburg. She was preceded in death by her father, James E. Eads, and sons, Michael Edward Sells and James Arthur Weekley...
Obituary: Hushel Lea Parrish Jr. (09/30/09)
Mr. Hushel Lea Parrish Jr., 75, of Cornersville, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009, in Marshall Medical Center. Mr. Parrish was a native of Detroit, Mich. He was educated at Culleoka Elementary and High School, graduating Valedictorian in 1952. He attended David Lipscomb College, Tennessee Polytechnic Institute, and the University of Tennessee. ...
Obituary: Carolyn Rogers (09/30/09)
Carolyn Rogers, 68, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at her residence. Mrs. Rogers was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of God. She was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin and Sadie Blackwell Dalton, and husband, James Lee Rogers...
Obituary: Joseph Webb Wallace (09/30/09)
Joseph Webb Wallace, 87, of Triune, died Friday, Sept. 25, 2009, at the Tennessee State Veterans Home, Murfreesboro, following an extended illness. Mr. Wallace was a native of Williamson County. He was a retired carpenter and a veteran of the Army. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Sky and Stella Scales Wallace...
Obituary: Louise Shankle (09/28/09)
Louise Shankle, 78, of Chapel Hill, died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2009, at NHC Oakwood in Lewisburg, following an extended illness. Mrs. Shankle was born in Bon Aqua. She was a homemaker and a member of Chapel Hill Church of Christ. She is survived by her husband, N. C. Shankle of Chapel Hill; sons, Alan Shankle of Madison, Tenn. and Tony Shankle of Chapel Hill; daughters, Cecilia Dunn of Weslaco, Texas, and Pam Burrows of Ardmore, Ala.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren...
Obituary: Landon C. Haynes (09/28/09)
Obituary: Bert D. Reynolds (09/28/09)
Bert D. Reynolds, 71, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2009. Mr. Reynolds was a native of Iowa City, Iowa. He was a graduate of the University of Arkansas where he received both his Bachelor's and Master's Degrees. He was a retired horticulturist and instructor at Louisiana State University. Mr. Reynolds was a veteran of the Army and a member of Caney Springs Baptist Church...
Obituary: Paul C. Reaves (09/28/09)
Paul C. Reaves, 74, of Antioch, died on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Mr. Reaves was a native of Giles County. He was retired as an inventory manager for Heil Quaker Corporation after 39 years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents, James William Reaves and Mildred Irene Prosser Reaves...
Obituary: Cora Barnett (09/28/09)
Cora Barnett, 94, of the Holt's Corner Community of Marshall County, died Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, at her residence, following an extended illness. Mrs. Barnett was a native of Cullman, Ala. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Clark and Mary Elizabeth Nix Berry...
Obituary: Marie Musgrave McGlasson (09/28/09)
Marie Musgrave McGlasson, 84, of Shelbyville, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2009, at the Alive Hospice Residence Center in Nashville. Mrs. McGlasson was born in the Farmington Community of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Shelbyville Women's Club, the Garden Club, and the United Methodist Women's Circle...
Obituary: Thomas Calvin Uselton (09/23/09)
Thomas Calvin " Bill" Uselton, 71, of Town Creek, Ala., formerly of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at his residence. Mr. Uselton was born in Marshall County. He served in the Army during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Uselton was a Captain with the Lewisburg Fire Department and retired after 30 years of service. He was a member of Parkview Baptist Church...
Obituary: Lucille Carpenter Wooten (09/23/09)
Lucille Carpenter Wooten, 102, died Sept. 3, 2009, at Harbert Hills Nursing Home in Savannah, Tenn. Mrs. Wooten was a native of Lynnville. She moved to Lewisburg in the early 1950s and worked as a bookkeeper for Alford Pharmacy. She was matron of the girls' dorm and Dean of Women at Florida Christian College, and later worked as bookkeeper/receptionist for Dr. William L. Taylor. Mrs. Wooten was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ...
Obituary: Laura Virginia "L.V." Sanders Hudson (09/23/09)
Laura Virginia "L.V." Sanders Hudson, 89, of the Rover Community of Bedford County, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009. Mrs. Hudson was born in Williamson County. She was a homemaker and was a long-time member of the Rover Community Club. Mrs. Hudson was a life-long member and former Sunday School teacher at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Rover...
Obituary: Kathy Ann Savage Williams (09/23/09)
Kathy Ann Savage Williams, 56, of Belfast died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at Centennial Medical Center. Mrs. Williams was a native of Marshall County. She was self-employed and was the former owner of Main Street Video in Chapel Hill. She was a member of the Baptist Church...
Obituary: Michael Ross Owen (09/23/09)
Michael Ross Owen, 52, of Kahului, Hawaii, formerly of Williamson County, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009, in Hawaii. Mr. Owen was born in Nashville. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a construction worker. He was preceded in death by his mother, Joyce Brady Owen, and son, Joshua David Owen...
Obituary: Hoyle Davis Wilson (09/23/09)
Hoyle Davis Wilson, 80, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009, at his residence. Mr. Wilson was a native of Marshall County. He operated the family-owned Barber Shop on Commerce Street and was the Barber Shop Inspector for the State of Tennessee for 10 years. He was also a referee for TSSAA football and basketball, and was a member of Church Street Church of Christ...
Obituary: Thomas Carlisle (09/22/09)
Thomas Carlisle, 56, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2009, at North Alabama Regional Hospital in Decatur, Ala. Mr. Carlisle was a member of Greater Jubilee House of Prayer in Decatur. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Carlisle, and four children; sister, Frances Orr and niece, Cecilia McClain, both of Lewisburg; several brothers, sisters and grandchildren; devoted relative, Willa Dean Cooper; sister-in-law, Billie Stewart; and many others...
Obituary: Ernestine Townsend (09/22/09)
Ernestine Townsend, 78, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009, at her residence. Mrs. Townsend was a native of Marshall County. She was retired from Genesco and was a member of the Westvue Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Mable Crabtree Ervin; husband, George Townsend Jr.; and brother, Clyde Ervin...
Obituary: Tina Alice Widick (09/23/09)
Tina Alice Widick, 88, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Widick was a native of Harvest, Ala. She was a retired office worker for Blue Bell Boot and a member of the Westvue Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Everett and Alice Sue Hucks Edwards; sisters, Willie V. ...
Obituary: Jerry D. Wilson Sr. (09/16/09)
Jerry D. "Da" Wilson Sr., 81, of College Grove, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009, at his residence after an extended illness. Mr. Wilson was a native of Rutherford County and was a retired dairy and cattle farmer. He was a member of the College Grove United Methodist Church, Crusaders Sunday School Class, Owen Hill Masonic Lodge #172, Nashville Scottish Rite, Al Menah Shrine, former member of the College Grove Lions Club and College Grove High School Class of 1947...
Obituary: Martha Lynn Groomes Publow (09/16/09)
Martha Lynn Groomes Publow, 59, of Nashville, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009, at her residence, after a courageous battle with colon cancer. Mrs. Publow was a member of Otter Creek Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reid Bolling and Dorothy Sue Alley Groomes...
Obituary: James Welton Price (09/16/09)
James Welton Price, 84, of Cornersville, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009, at his residence. Mr. Price was a native of Marshall County. He served his country in the Army during World War II. He retired from the postal service after 30 years as the Cornersville Postmaster...
Obituary: Hazel W. Leonard (09/16/09)
Hazel W. Leonard, 87, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. Mrs. Leonard was a native of Giles County. She was retired as the office manager for Leonards Concrete Block Company and was a member of the Cornersville Methodist Church...
Obituary: Mary Alice Hickerson (09/16/09)
Mary Alice Hickerson, 82, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, in NHC Healthcare Lewisburg. Mrs. Hickerson was a native of Marshall County. She was employed by Genesco and Cosmolab and was a member of Lewisburg First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Annie Pearl Dies Gillespie; two children, Annie Gertrude Neill and Gary Hickerson; and three brothers, Jim, John, and Chester Gillespie...
Obituary: Dusty Gail Gilliam (09/16/09)
Dusty Gail Gilliam, 34. of Cornersville, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, at her residence. Ms. Gilliam was a native of Coffey County. She was formerly employed by International Comfort Products and was a member of the Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church. She is survived by her parents, James Harold Gilliam of Cornersville and Carol Elaine Sauder of Winchester; son, Dustin Gilliam Wright of Cornersville; stepmother, Linda Gilliam of Cornersville; stepfather, Frank Sauder of Winchester; fiancÚ, David Wright of Cornersville; sister, Angie Barrett, and brother, Jimmy Ray Gilliam, both of Manchester; three stepsisters; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Obituary: Carolyn Crowell (09/16/09)
Carolyn Crowell, 68, of Unionville, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009. Mrs. Crowell was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a retired seamstress, who worked for Durango Boot Company of Chapel Hill and Hyperion Corp. of Lewisburg. Mrs. Crowell was a member of Clay Hill United Methodist Church...
Obituary: Barbara Shaw Armstrong (09/16/09)
Barbara Shaw Armstrong, 87, of Lewisburg, died on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, at NHC Oakwood. Mrs. Armstrong was a native of Marshall County. She retired from Heil Quaker Corp as a receptionist with many years of service. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Marshall County Democratic Party, and the VFW Women's Auxiliary...
Obituary: Floyd Woods (09/16/09)
Floyd Woods, 69, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009, at NHC Lewisburg. Mr. Woods was baptized as a child and later became a member of Second Avenue Church of Christ. He was employed as a head chef until his retirement and loved to cook for friends and family, or anyone in need, until his health failed...
Obituary: William Wayne McLain (09/11/09)
William Wayne "Buddy" McLain, 89, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mr. McLain was a native of Marshall County. He was in maintenance with a gas pipeline construction, a farmer, and retired from the State of Tennessee where he maintained the grounds at the Horton Park Golf Course. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church...
Obituary: Rudolph Terrell Jr. (09/11/09)
Rudolph "Ted" Terrell Jr., 71, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009, at his residence. Mr. Terrell was a native of Tulsa, Okla. He was retired from Walker Die Casting as an industrial engineer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rudolph Terrell Sr. and Ruby Carol Frazier Terrell, and his wife, Lola Lucille Stockton Terrell...
Obituary: Jenafie Juday (09/11/09)
Mrs. Jenafie Juday, 67, of Bullhead City, Ariz., died Wednesday, September 9, 2009, in Maury Regional Hospital. Mrs. Juday was a native of Nappanee, Ind, and was retired from the Silver Creek R.V. Park and attended Mt. Moriah Baptist Church while she was here visiting her daughter...
Obituary: Addie Joan Beard Miller (09/09/09)
Addie Joan Beard Miller, 75, of Antioch, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2009, at the home of her nephew in Belfast. Mrs. Miller was a native of Marshall County. She was retired from South Central Bell as a sales representative and was a member of the Methodist Church...
Obituary: Guy Esman West (09/09/09)
Guy Esman West, 74, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009, at his residence. Mr. West was a native of Marshall County. He was a retired truck driver and an avid farmer, and was a member of the Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gertrude Luna West and Guy Esman West Sr.; brother, Hubert West; and sister, Deshia Hamlett...
Obituary: Janice Faye Douglas McCormick (09/09/09)
Janice Faye Douglas McCormick, 56, of Unionville, died Friday, Sept. 4, 2009. Ms. McCormick was born in Bedford County and was a 1971 graduate of Community High School. She was a member of Zion's Hill United Methodist Church and was formerly employed with Jostens of Shelbyville...
Obituary: Rebecca Kaye Hill (09/09/09)
Rebecca Kaye Hill, 54, of Rockvale, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009. Ms. Hill was a native of Bethesda, Md. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her father, Francis Edison Hill; son, Anthony Kress; and brother, Michael E. Hill. She is survived by her mother, Mary Elizbeth Armistead Hill of Rockvale; daughter, Ruby Jean Alexander of Smyrna; son, Justin Lee Kress of Murfreesboro; brother, Donald L. Hill of Rockvale; and eight grandchildren...
Obituary: James Charles Alexander (09/04/09)
James Charles Alexander, 62, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at NHC Healthcare in Lewisburg. Mr. Alexander was affiliated with Ransom Chapel Primitive Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, James Alexander; sister, Jane Waters; and brothers, William Roger Alexander, JW Alexander, Berdelle Alexander, and David Alexander...
Obituary: Katie M. Barnett (09/04/09)
Katie M. Barnett, 68, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2009, at her residence. Mrs. Barnett was employed by NHC Healthcare culinary, and loved to cook for anyone hungry or in need until her health failed. She was a member of Greater First Baptist Church...
Obituary: Mary Christine Adams (09/04/09)
Mary Christine Adams, 63, of Cornersville, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009, at her residence after losing her battle with cancer. Mrs. Adams was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She was a member of the LifeSong Family Church...
Obituary: Eddy Gene Ingram (09/04/09)
Eddy Gene Ingram, 56, of Chapel Hill, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009, at Maury Regional Medical Center. Mr. Ingram was a native of Williamson County. He was an employee of Genesco in Chapel Hill and attended Allisona Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his brother, James David Ingram...
Obituary: Clifford R. Campbell (09/02/09)
Clifford R. Campbell, 87, formerly of Cornersville, died Aug. 20, 2009, in Greenhurst, N.Y. Mr. Campbell was preceded in death by his first wife, Edwina H. Campbell; second wife, Dorothy Horning Campbell; and a son, Stephen Campbell. He is survived by his son, Edwin (Donna) M. Campbell of Lewisburg; daughter, Deborah Gray of New Mexico; stepchildren, Nancy (Don) Lombardi; and many grandchildren, including Chad M., Ryan J., and Jeremy (Cindy) E. Campbell, all of Lewisburg...
Obituary: Jessie Morris Goodwin (09/02/09)
Jessie Morris Goodwin, 44, of Tullahoma, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma. Mr. Goodwin was a native of Williamson County. He was an automobile mechanic. He was preceded in death by his father, Jessie James Morris...