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Obituaries from May 2010

Obituary: N.C. Shankle (05/26/10)
N.C. Shankle, 81, of Chapel Hill, died Monday, May 24, 2010, in Lewisburg. A native of Henry County, Mr. Shankle was the son of the late Joseph Newman and Addie Odell Walker Shankle. He was a retired general contractor and member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ where he served as an Elder for many years...
Obituary: Ruth Hayes (05/26/10)
Ruth Hayes, age 84, of Chapel Hill, formerly of Paris, Tenn., went to be with Jesus Sunday, May 23, 2010. Mrs. Hayes was a daughter of the late Lona and Jessie Davis Langford. She was a homemaker and was retired from the Paris Post Intelligencer newspaper. Mrs. Hayes was a longtime member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Paris and is currently a member of Caney Springs Baptist Church near Chapel Hill...
Obituary: Willie Leon Keel (05/26/10)
Willie Leon Keel, 68, died Sunday, May 23, 2010. He was the son of Willie Joe and Louise Keel, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Joe and Tommy Keel. He is survived by two sons, Willie Leon Keel II and Larry Jones; three daughters, Leona Hubrich, Twyla Dile, and Tangie Hayes; two brothers, Randal and Paul Keel, both of Lewisburg; four sisters, Elizabeth Hobby of Belfast, and Betty Chilton, Sandra Powell and Florette Duckworth, all of Lewisburg; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.. ...
Obituary: James W. Connelly (05/21/10)
James W. Connelly, 88, of Chapel Hill, formerly of Maury County, died Tuesday, May 18, 2010, in Lewisburg. Mr. Connelly was born in Maury County and was a son of the late William O'Neal and Maggie Jones Connelly. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the United States Navy. Mr. Connelly was a farmer and was also a retired crane operator, having retired in 1984 from Union Carbide Company of Columbia. He was a member and deacon at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Marshall County...
Obituary: Nellie Evelyn Massey (05/19/10)
Mrs. Nellie Evelyn Massey, age 93 of Lewisburg, died Monday May 17, 2010 in Maury Regional Hospital. Mrs. Massey was a native of Maury County, Tennessee and daughter of the late William Thornton and Mary Elizabeth Griggs Plummer. She was retired from Faber-Castell Corporation and was a member of the Baptist Church...
Obituary: James Anthony Reed (05/19/10)
Mr. James Anthony Reed, age 53 of Hohenwald, Tennessee, died Monday, May 17, 2010 in Lewis Manor Healthcare. Mr. Reed was a native of Lawrence County, Tennessee and son of the late James Howard Reed and Mrs. Rachel Rowe Reed of Hohenwald. He was a carpenter...
Obituary: Annie Earl Hardison (05/19/10)
Annie Earl Hardison, 90, died Sunday, May 16, 2010, at NHC-Oakwood. A native of Marshall County, Mrs. Hardison was the daughter of the late Luther VanBuren Cathey and Janie Harber Cathey. She was married to the late Elgie Hardison, who died in 1994. She formerly worked at CommonWealth Empire Pencil Company and was a member of the Farmington United Methodist Church...
Obituary: Charles Randall Collins (05/19/10)
Charles Randall "Randy" Collins, 36, of Lewisburg, died Friday, May 14, 2010, at his residence. Mr. Collins was a native of Bedford County. He was a 1992 graduate of Marshall County High School, a laborer and a member of the Church of Christ. His hobbies included hunting and fishing...
Obituary: Hazel Nadine Hayes Defoe (05/14/10)
Hazel Nadine Hayes Defoe, 83, of Cornersville, died Tuesday, May 11, 2010, at her residence. Mrs. Defoe was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Herman Macklin and Lillie Vance George Hayes. She owned and operated a children's day care business in Cornersville for several years and then retired from NHC Merihil as a nurse technician after 13 years. She was a member of Cornersville Church of Christ...
Obituary: Alma Lucille Filley (05/14/10)
Alma Lucille Filley, 97, of Cornersville, died Monday, May 10, 2010, in Maury Regional Hospital. Mrs. Filley was a native of Liberty, Neb. and daughter of the late Charles W. and Effie P. Crosier Dewey. She was in the education field for over 45 years teaching in Nebraska and Missouri before retiring and coming to live with her daughter and son-in-law in Cornersville. ...
Obituary: William Joseph Talley (05/14/10)
William "Bill" Joseph Talley, 64, of Lewisburg, died Monday, May 10, 2010, at his residence. Mr. Talley was a Marshall County native and son of the late Cecil and Rebecca McLain Talley. He was retired from International Comfort Products. He is survived by two daughters, Jessica Talley and Jenny Talley, both of Nashville; sister, Carolyn Hamilton of Lewisburg; two nephews and one niece...
Obituary: Sarah Ruth Rutledge Thompson (05/12/10)
Obituary: Wilma Alene Turner (05/12/10)
Wilma Alene Turner, 94, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, May 8, 2010, in Marshall Medical Center. Mrs. Turner was a native of McBurg, Tenn. and daughter of the late John Calvin and Mamie Lovett Jackson. She was retired from Genesco and was a member of Church Street Church of Christ...
Obituary: Martha McCaleb Lingner Boote (05/12/10)
Martha McCaleb Lingner Boote, of Lewisburg, died Friday, May 7, 2010, at her home on Oakwood Drive, following a long illness. She was the daughter of the late Flemon B. and Sadie Hollister McCaleb. Martha was a native of Dyersburg, Tenn. and grew up in Oklahoma, but had been a resident of Lewisburg since 1947 when she and her husband, Louis Lingner, moved to Lewisburg to put WJJM Radio on the air. ...
Obituary: Bettie June Burrow (05/05/10)
Bettie June Burrow, 80, of Lewisburg, died Monday, May 3, 2010, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mrs. Burrow was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Jackson Batey and Ruby Ledbetter Wheatley. She was retired from NHC Oakwood Healthcare. She was preceded in death by her son, Michael J. ...
Obituary: Joshua Heath Landtroop (05/05/10)
Joshua Heath Landtroop, 21, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Antioch. Born in Torrejon, Spain, he was the son of Brian Heath Landtroop of Spring Hill and Lynn Webster of Taft. He was attending Middle Tennessee State University and worked as a server at Olive Garden restaurant in Antioch, TN...
Obituary: Wilma Gertrude Cook (05/05/10)
Wilma Gertrude Cook, 79, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, April 29, 2010, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mrs. Cook was a native of Hazel Green, Ala. and daughter of the late Ervin and Lela Mae Fulghum Humphrey. She was a school cafeteria cook and homemaker and was a member of the Church Street Church of Christ...
Obituary: Charles Hershel Darnell (05/05/10)
Charles Hershel Darnell of Chapel Hill, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, in Nashville. Mr. Darnell was born in Marshall County and was a son of the late Leslie Allen Darnell and Gertrude Boling Darnell Rainey. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Darnell was the retired owner of Darnell and Son Tile Company in Chapel Hill. He was a member of Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill...
Obituary: Tony Steve Hargrove (05/05/10)
Tony Steve Hargrove, 50, of the Spring Place Community, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, at his residence. Mr. Hargrove was a native of Marshall County and son of the late J.W. and Mary Annie Pearson Hargrove. He was employed as a mechanic for several area businesses over the years. He was a member of Hardin Chapel Church of Christ...
Obituary: Mary Campbell Hughes (05/05/10)
Mary Campbell Hughes, 89, of Cornersville, died May 1, 2010, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mrs. Hughes was a native of Giles County, and daughter of the late Henry Jordan and Amanda Randolph Campbell. She was a homemaker and member of the Primitive Baptist Church...
Obituary: Danny Leon Nunley (05/05/10)
Danny Leon Nunley, 49, of Winchester, died Sunday, May 2, 2010, in Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester. Mr. Nunley was a native of Franklin County, and son of the late Herman Leon Nunley and Dorothy Irene Cornelison Derryberry. He was a mechanic and a member of the Church of Christ...
Obituary: Thomas Buchanan Barnett (05/05/10)
Thomas Buchanan Barnett, 90, retired professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, died Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Born May 27, 1919, in Lewisburg, Tom was the son of William L. and Erma Halbert Barnett. He graduated from the University of Tennessee and attended UT medical school in Memphis. After a hiatus of several years, he completed his medical degree at the University of Rochester in New York...
Obituary: Marie Montez Stapp Talley (05/05/10)
Marie Montez Stapp Talley, 66, of Nashville, died Sunday, May 2, 2010. She attended David Lipscomb College; worked in the real estate office of J. Richard Freeman; worked with Sharon Brandon at the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders' Association and was secretary to Dr. Gene Shaw at MTSU in public relations. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother...
Obituary: Fount MacDonald Webb (05/05/10)
Fount MacDonald Webb, 89, of Lewisburg, died Friday, April 30, 2010, in NHC Lewisburg. Mr. Webb was a native of Lawrence County, and was the son of Mansville and Maude Valentine Webb. He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He retired from the State of Tennessee in the Sales Tax Division. He was a member of the Church of Christ and the VFW...
Obituary: LaVerne Adamson (05/05/10)
LaVerne Adamson, 85, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday, May 1, 2010. She was preceded in death by her parents, James Edward and Eliza Lodema Duke Walker, and husband, Walter J. Adamson. She is survived by her daughters, Sheri L. Nelson and Lisa (Dr. Arthur P.) Wheeler; grandchildren, Michael (Susan) Whitt, Aaron Wheeler, and Eric Wheeler; and great-grandchildren, Andrew and Connor Whitt...