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Obituaries from May 2011

Obituary: Thomas Fredrick King Jr. (05/27/11)
Thomas Fredrick "Rickey" King Jr., 61, of Unionville, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011. A native of Bedford County, Mr. King was a son of the late Thomas Fredrick King and Betty Ralston King Beech who survives. Rickey was a retired machinist with Alcan Packaging of Shelbyville. ...
Obituary: Dana Leigh Estes (05/27/11)
Dana Leigh Estes, 48, of Lewisburg, passed away on Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. A native of Brownsville, Tenn., she was the daughter of Robert L. and Betty Joyce White Swain. She was a homemaker and a member of the New Hope Chapel in Shelbyville...
Obituary: Brownie Bowers Capps (05/25/11)
Brownie Bowers Capps, 86, of Cornersville, died Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center. She was a native of Marshall County, the daughter of the late Sam Bo and Bettie Lou Harmond Bowers. She retired from Genesco and was a member of the Cornersville United Methodist Church...
Obituary: Kenneth Wayne Baker Sr. (05/25/11)
Kenneth Wayne Baker Sr., 40, of Minor Hill, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2011, at Hillside Hospital in Pulaski. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Baker of Minor Hill; father, Elmo Baker Sr. (Nancy) of Belfast; mother, Mae Chilton (Marcus) of Lewisburg; sons, Kenneth Wayne Baker Jr. ...
Obituary: Maylon Dunnavant Sr. (05/20/11)
Maylon Dunnavant Sr., died Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. He was born in Bunker Hill on March 6, 1942, and was retired from the City of Lewisburg. His parents were the late David Kelly and Ozell Tatum Dunnavant. He was preceded in death by three brothers, William, John Robert and Clyde Richard Dunnavant; granddaughter, Hope Renee Ashworth; and great-granddaughter, Kaylee Marie Norris...
Obituary: Vivian Houk Clift (05/20/11)
Vivian Houk Clift, 88, of Cornersville, died Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Ms. Clift was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Erskine Davis and Lula Richardson Houk. She was retired from First National Bank of Lewisburg (Bank of America) as senior vice president after 47 years of service. Ms. Clift was a Civil Service employee in the transportation department at Camp Forrest in Tullahoma during World War II. She was a member of the Cornersville Church of Christ...
Obituary: Joseph William Goode Sr. (05/20/11)
Joseph William Goode Sr. 83, of Ethridge, passed away Monday, May 16, 2011, at Alive Hospice at Saint Thomas in Nashville. A native of Montgomery, Ala., he was retired from Murray Ohio and was a member of the Springer Road Church of Christ. His parents were the late Ruel Fred and Cora Roxy Johns Goode...
Obituary: Vivian Houk Clift (05/18/11)
Vivian Houk Clift, 88, of Cornersville, died Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Funeral services will be held at noon Wednesday, May 18, at the Cornersville Church of Christ, followed by burial in Beechwood Cemetery. The family will be at the church from 10 a.m. until the service hour for visitation. Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. See the Friday Tribune for Mrs. Clift's obituary...
Obituary: Don Clifford Hardison (05/18/11)
Don Clifford Hardison, 64, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, May 15, 2011, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mr. Hardison was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Joe Clifford and Janie Bell Tramell Hardison. He was retired from Sanford Corporation as an industrial engineer. He was a member of Hardin Chapel Church of Christ...
Obituary: James W. Caldwell (05/18/11)
James W. Caldwell, 90, of Chapel Hill, died Friday, May 13, 2011. A native of Marshall County, Mr. Caldwell was a son of the late Ozzie and Maggie Buckingham Caldwell. He was a lifelong farmer and was a member of Community Ministries Church in Chapel Hill...
Obituary: Donna Lynn Muse (05/18/11)
Donna Lynn Muse, 61, of McMinnville, died Saturday, May 14, 2011, in St. Thomas Hospital. Ms. Muse was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Aubrey Leon and Elizabeth Helen Bailey Horner. She was a homemaker. She is survived by two daughters, Stacie Brawley of Hillsboro and Leslie Muse of Knoxville; sister, Gail Burton of Laurens, S.C.; and cousin, Mike Bass of Lewisburg...
Obituary: Dorothy Pearl Molder Darnell (05/18/11)
Dorothy Pearl Molder Darnell, 88, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, May 11, 2011, in Columbia. Mrs. Darnell was born in Bedford County and was a daughter of the late Arthur Horace and Edith Wortham Molder. She was a homemaker and was also retired from the former Durango Boot Company of Chapel Hill after 23 years of service. Mrs. Darnell was a member of Clay Hill United Methodist Church...
Obituary: Joe Lloyd Darnell (05/18/11)
Joe Lloyd Darnell, 73, of Shelbyville, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2011, at his residence after a short illness. A native of Petersburg, he was the son of the late Sam Darnell and Willie B. McAdams Darnell. He was a life-long farmer, and was a member of East Park Methodist Church...
Obituary: Cynthia Jo Gipson Andrews (05/18/11)
Cynthia Jo Gipson Andrews, 52, left her earthly life on Sunday, May 15, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. Jo was a native of Marshall County and the daughter of the late Sidney Gipson and Christine Hardison Gipson. She was an employee of Calsonic (Kantus) in Lewisburg and a member of the Smyrna Baptist Church in Chapel Hill...
Obituary: Ruby Ladd Curtis (05/13/11)
Ruby Ladd Curtis, 75, retired supervisor at Cosmolab and resident of Pulaski Highway, died Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Curtis was born in Maury County on Dec. 14, 1935, to the late Thomas Newton Ladd and Jessie Ophelia Whitaker Ladd. ...
Obituary: Dorothy Pearl Molder Darnell (05/13/11)
Dorothy Pearl Molder Darnell, 88, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, May 11, 2011 in Columbia. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday, May 13, at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 14, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Chatman officiating. Burial will follow in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill. See the Wednesday, May 18, Tribune for a full obituary...
Obituary: William T. Holly (05/13/11)
William T. "Bill" Holly, 81, formerly of Lewisburg, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at NHC-Place in Franklin. A native of Marshall County, Mr. Holly was the son of the late James M. Holly Sr. and Tomye Ownby Holly. He served his country in the United States Air Force with the rank of Staff Sergeant earning the U. ...
Obituary: Debra Denise Moshier Cobb (05/13/11)
Debra Denise Moshier Cobb, 50, of the Clay Hill Community, died Thursday, May 5, 2011, in Elkhorn, Wis. Mrs. Cobb was born in Giles County, and was a daughter of the late Gene and Velvadene Moshier. She was a homemaker, a former employee of Cosmolab Inc. of Lewisburg and was a member of the Farmington Baptist Church...
Obituary: Howard Evans (05/13/11)
Howard Evans, 74, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at his residence. He was the son of the late Milton Evans and Sally Ann Evans. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, William Evans, Sammy Evans, Henry Lee Evans, and Harold Preacher Evans; his sisters, Kay Sue Evans, Mae Frances Williams, Mattie Marie Evans, and Lucille Turner...
Obituary: Rev. Gilly N. Andrews (05/13/11)
Rev. Gilly Nord Andrews, 75, resident of Southport Road in Culleoka, died Monday, May 9, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. The Maury County native was the son of the late Charles Glenson Andrews and Audie Mae "Polly" Parrish Andrews. He was a graduate of Columbia State Community College and attended Belmont College. ...
Obituary: Faye Keel Liggett (05/11/11)
Faye Keel Liggett, 76, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, May 4, 2011. A native of Lewis County, Mrs. Liggett was a daughter of the late Leroy and Ella Mae Dial Keel. She was a retired cashier from Wal-Mart. She is survived by her husband, James Liggett of Lewisburg; a daughter, Sandra Kay Liggett of Antioch; a son, Wayne Liggett of Murfreesboro; a sister, Betty McBee of Shelbyville; two grandchildren, Brandi Hargrove and Chris Cathey; and five great-grandchildren...
Obituary: Don Emory Wheeler Sr. (05/11/11)
Don Emory Wheeler Sr., 66, of Chapel Hill, died Monday, May 9, 2011, at his residence. Mr. Wheeler was a native of Giles County, and son of the late Allen Dean and Elise Fox Wheeler. He was retired from CSX Railroad and was a member of the Baptist Church...
Obituary: Nancy Wilson Cathey (05/11/11)
Nancy Wilson Cathey, 95, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2011, in Murfreesboro, at the home of her daughter Jo Ann (Tom) Ervin. She was a native of Marshall County and the daughter of the late Homer and Cora Taylor Wilson. She was retired from the Marshall County School System after 15 years of service at Belfast School in Belfast. Mrs. Cathey was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church...
Obituary: William George Kracke (05/11/11)
William "Bill" George Kracke, 67, of Cornersville, died Friday, May 6, 2011, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mr. Kracke was a native of Louisville, Ky. and son of the late George Kracke and Dorothy Anderson Kracke. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era. He was retired from Sanford Corporation...
Obituary: Natasha Lee Poarch (05/11/11)
Natasha Lee Poarch, 30, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, May 8, 2011, at her residence. Ms. Poarch was a native of Moulton, Ala., and daughter of Danny Howard Poarch of Pikeville and Brenda Lee Poarch of Lewisburg. She was a member of Richland Cumberland Presbyterian Church...
Obituary: Landon Ryan Slaughter (05/11/11)
Landon Ryan Slaughter, 4, of Columbia, joined God's precious angels on Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in Nashville. Born November 21, 2006, in Columbia, he was the son of Ryan and Lana Uzzell Slaughter. Landon attended Little Tikes Day Care of Lewisburg and Viola Baptist Church. ...
Obituary: Ella Rebecca Cannon Clark (05/06/11)
Ella Rebecca Cannon Clark, 79, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, May 3, 2011, at NHC Oakwood. Mrs. Clark was a native of Doyle, Tenn., and the daughter of the late Cleo and Lillie Odell Cannon. She was a homemaker and a retired teacher's assistant. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Ervin Clark, and a sister, Maggie Sullivan...
Obituary: Dolly Noma Isley Church (05/06/11)
Dolly Noma Isley Church, 90, of Lewisburg, passed away on Monday, May 2, 2011, at her home. Mrs. Church was a member of the Lewisburg Jehovah's Witness Church and believed in the resurrection and looked forward to everlasting life in Jehovah's God's world...
Obituary: Mary Eudora Warren (05/06/11)
Mary Eudora Warren, 86, of Lewisburg, passed away from an extended illness on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at her residence. A native of Marshall County, she was the daughter of the late Lessie Lee Burgett Haislip and Austin Haislip. She was a retired employee for Cosmolab Cosmetics and a member of LifeSong Family Church...
Obituary: Bertice Iroline Gipson Graham (05/06/11)
Bertice Iroline Gipson Graham, 91, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mrs. Graham was a native of Dyer County, and daughter of the late Dee Loyd and Carrie McKeethren Gipson. She retired from Faber-Castell after 29 years. She was also employed with Henry Horton State Park, Dixie Foods, and Marshall Elementary School. She was a member of the Baptist Church...
Obituary: Jolene Williams Jett (05/04/11)
Jolene Williams Jett, 72, retired Culleoka postmaster, died Sunday, May 1, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. A life-long resident of Maury County, she was the daughter of the late William Thomas Williams and Allene Luna Williams, and a graduate of Culleoka High School. ...