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Obituaries from June 2011

Obituary: Mable Ann Campbell Beard (06/29/11)
Mable Ann Campbell Beard, 75, resident of Thomas Avenue, died Monday, June 27, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. The Maury County native was the daughter of the late John Campbell Sr. and Susie Riggins Campbell. She was a 1954 graduate of Columbia Central High School. ...
Obituary: Billie Joplin Brown Crabtree (06/29/11)
Billie Joplin Brown Crabtree, 80, of Petersburg, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2011, at the Fayetteville Care & Rehab Center. Mrs. Crabtree was a native of Lincoln County, the daughter of the late James Clarence and Mazie Lee Greer Brown. She was a nurse and of the Baptist faith...
Obituary: Clatie Massey Liggett (06/29/11)
Clatie Massey Liggett, 97, of Lewisburg, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2011, at NHC-Lewisburg. A native of Marshall County, she was the daughter of Mary Milstead Massey and William H. Massey. She was retired as a dental assistant for Dr. Charles Hopper and was a member of the Church Street Church of Christ...
Obituary: Kirk Clayton Everly (06/29/11)
Kirk Clayton Everly, 49, of Lynnville, died Saturday, June 25, 2011. He was the son of the late Bessie Lou Everly and Leonard Pigg, and attended Round Hill Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents, three sisters and one brother. ...
Obituary: Boyd Roberts (06/29/11)
Boyd Roberts, 61, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at Heritage Medical Center in Shelbyville. Mr. Roberts was a native of Paynesville, W.Va., and the son of the late James L. and Victoria Rowe Roberts. He was a painting and waterproofing contractor, and a farmer...
Obituary: Elizabeth Evelyn Collins Darnell (06/29/11)
Elizabeth Evelyn Collins Darnell, 82, of Lewisburg, passed away on Friday, June 24, 2011, at NHC-Lewisburg. Mrs. Darnell was a native of Perry County, Ala. and the daughter of the late Wilburn Collins and Gladys Sharp Collins. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Lewisburg...
Obituary: Olon Henry England (06/24/11)
Olon Henry England, 73, retired dairy farmer and resident of Tom Littlejohn Road in the Leftwich Bridge Community, died Tuesday, June 21, at Maury Regional Medical Center. The Hickman County native was the son of the late John Groves England and Nissie Bradley England. Mr. England worked for the Lewis County Highway Department and served in the Tennessee National Guard. He was a member of the Antioch Church of Christ...
Obituary: William David Hobby (06/24/11)
William David Hobby, 43, of Mooresville, died Monday, June 20, 2011, in Panama City, Fla. Mr. Hobby was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late William Leonard Hobby and Laquita Dugger Hobby of Mooresville. He was a farmer and mail carrier and member of the Mooresville Church of Christ where he served as a deacon...
Obituary: Carla Fay Gilton McCoy (06/24/11)
Carla Fay Gilton McCoy, 46, of the Spring Place Community, died Sunday, June 19, 2011, at her residence. Mrs. McCoy was a native of Morrilton, Ark. and daughter of Charles Vernon Stanley of Spring Place and Linda Gail Gilton (Virgil) Green of Benton, Ark. She was a nurse tech with Home Healthcare...
Obituary: Cleaveland Elizabeth Sowell (06/24/11)
Cleaveland Elizabeth Sowell, 90, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was the daughter of the late Cleaveland and Odell Mayberry, and a dedicated member of Second Avenue Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lloyd Sowell; and three sisters, Willie B. Fisher, Christine Phillips, and Katie Lee Mayberry...
Obituary: Larry Wayne Parr (06/22/11)
Larry Wayne Parr, 63, of Manchester, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer. Mr. Parr was born September 19, 1947, in Lewisburg, the son of the late E.O. and Elizabeth Bayly Parr. Mr. Parr was employed with M-Tek for over 20 years. ...
Obituary: Carla Fay Gilton McCoy (06/22/11)
Carla Fay Gilton McCoy, 46, of the Spring Place Community, died Sunday, June 19, 2011, at her residence. Mrs. McCoy was a native of Morrilton, Ark. and daughter of Charles Vernon Stanley of Spring Place and Linda Gail Gilton (Virgil) Green of Benton, Ark. She was a nurse tech with Home Healthcare...
Obituary: Larry Michael Dickens (06/22/11)
Larry Michael "Mike" Dickens, 49, of Lewisburg, formerly of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at his home. He was born Feb. 19, 1962, in Bedford County, to Pamela Bullion Dickens and the late Larry T. Dickens. He was an employee of GM Saturn for 17 years and worked a construction business with his brother. He was a member of Howell First Baptist Church and attended Fair Haven Baptist Church. He loved the outdoors and was an avid fisherman...
Obituary: Evelyn Loyd Hunter Lowe (06/22/11)
Evelyn Loyd Hunter Lowe, 86, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, June 16, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Mrs. Lowe was a native of Giles County and daughter of the late Allen Woods and Kitty Mae Hunter. She was retired from Genesco and Cosmolab and was a member of the Methodist Church...
Obituary: Joe Douglas Rhodes (06/22/11)
Joe Douglas Rhodes, 75, of Tampa, Fla., former Lewisburg resident, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2011. He was a former long-time employee at Heil-Quaker, a former real estate salesman for Grover Collins Real Estate & Auction, Inc. and a retired fireman from the City of Lewisburg Fire Department. ...
Obituary: Joseph Daniel Blalock (06/22/11)
Joseph Daniel "Joe" Blalock, 57, owner/operator of Blalock Wrecker Service & Auto Repair and a resident of Lewisburg, went to be with our Lord on Saturday, June 18, 2011, after a strong hard battle with cancer. Mr. Blalock was born in Culleoka on Aug. ...
Obituary: John Cecil Burgett Sr. (06/17/11)
John Cecil Burgett Sr., 91, of 1330 White Drive, Lewisburg, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at Sterling House in Columbia. Mr. Burgett was a native of Marshall County and the son of the late John David Cecil Burgett and Elma D. Crabtree Burgett. ...
Obituary: Nellie Buford Mealer Cawthon (06/17/11)
Nellie Buford Mealer Cawthon, 80, of Nashville, died Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at her residence following an extended illness. A native of Marshall County, she was a daughter of the late Buford and Opal Stinks Mealer. Mrs. Cawthon was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Tommy Eugene Cawthon; three sisters; three brothers; and one grandson...
Obituary: Jeffrey Lynn Kimbrough (06/17/11)
Jeffrey Lynn Kimbrough, 49, died Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at his home. He was born in Giles County on Jan. 10, 1962; his parents were the late Alvie Jones Kimbrough Sr. and Helen L. Kohler Kimbrough. He was preceded in death by a brother, Edward Kimbrough...
Obituary: Patricia Kaye Collins Morgan (06/17/11)
Patricia Kaye Collins Morgan, 60, of Lewisburg, died peacefully Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at home with her family by her side. Mrs. Morgan was a native of Marshall County and the daughter of Grace Jackson Moore and the late Ennis Collins. She was employed by the Lewisburg Gas Department for the last 27 years, where she served as interim superintendent from 1993-1995 and as active superintendent from 1995-2011...
Obituary: James Franklin Jett (06/17/11)
James Franklin Jett, 76, of Belfast, died Tuesday, June 14, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center. Mr. Jett was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Robert and Mattie Sharp Jett. He was retired from Lewisburg Printing and was a member of LifeSong Family Church...
Obituary: Jerry Leonard Bailey (06/17/11)
Jerry Leonard Bailey, 71, of Lewisburg, died Monday, June 13, 2011, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mr. Bailey was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Roy Kittrell and Maudie Waldrep Bailey. He was retired from the United Telephone Company...
Obituary: Mildred Porterfield Dalton (06/15/11)
Mildred Porterfield Dalton, 82, of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2011, at her residence, 2491 Old Farmington Road. Mrs. Dalton was a native of Giles County and a homemaker. She was the daughter of the late Jesse Porterfield and Emma Savage Porterfield and a member of First Baptist Church of Lewisburg...
Obituary: Thomas Rayburn Liggett (06/15/11)
Thomas Rayburn Liggett, 65, of Lewisburg, died Friday, June 10, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. Mr. Liggett was a native of Marshall County, the son of the late Thomas Harold and Frances Jeanette Hamlett Liggett. He was a retired truck driver and school bus driver for the Marshall County School System and served his country in the Air Force...
Obituary: James Howard Jackson (06/15/11)
James Howard Jackson, 75, of Lewisburg, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2011 at his residence. A native of Giles County, he was the son of the late Jessie Jackson and Sylvia Smith Jackson. He was retired from Walker Die Casting and associated with Jehovah Witness...
Obituary: Ernest Howard Wolfe (06/10/11)
Ernest Howard Wolfe, 59, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, June 2, 2011, in VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Nashville. Mr. Wolfe was a native of Wilkes-Barre, Pa. and son of the late William and Susan Williams Wolfe. He served his country in the U.S. Army. He was an Injection Tech with Sanford Corporation and member of St. John's Catholic Church...
Obituary: Waldo Emerson Rutherford (06/10/11)
Waldo Emerson Rutherford, 83, of Lewisburg, died Monday, June 6, 2011, in Select Specialty Hospital in Nashville. Mr. Rutherford was a native of Lawrence County, and son of the late Oscar Samuel and Hattie Agnes Cook Rutherford. He served as the budget director for Marshall County for 17 years. He attended Westvue Church of Christ...
Obituary: Dr. Luther Parmalee Christman (06/10/11)
Dr. Luther Parmalee Christman, 96, of Chapel Hill, died Tuesday, June 7, 2011, in Nashville. Mr. Christman was born in Summit Hill, Pa. and was a son of the late Elmer and Elizabeth Barnicoat Christman. Dr. Christman's pioneering and enduring legacy in the profession of nursing passed into history at Vanderbilt University Hospital on June 7. ...
Obituary: Joyce Yoes (06/08/11)
Joyce Yoes, 75, of the Wheel Community of Bedford County, died Thursday, June 2, 2011, in Shelbyville. Mrs. Yoes was born in Ballinger, Texas, and was a daughter of the late Ottie Z. and Georgia Ina Perkins Foreman. She was a homemaker and retired in 2001 after 20 years of service as a secretary with the Bedford County Highway Department...
Obituary: Glen Morel (06/08/11)
Glen Morel, 53, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, June 4, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. A native of Phoenix, Ariz., Mr. Morel was a son of the late Paul Joseph Morel and Frances Silvio Morel who survives. He was a self-employed carpenter and owner of Glen Morel Construction Co...
Obituary: Julie Lovett McNeese (06/08/11)
Julie "Curley" Lovett McNeese, 54, resident of Glencoe Drive in Culleoka, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. Born on Jan. 31, 1957, in Giles County, she was the daughter of the late David and Margaret Bowen Lovett. ...
Obituary: Douglas K. Brown (06/08/11)
Douglas K. Brown, 76, resident of Maury and Marshall Counties for the past 34 years, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center in Lewisburg. Born December 9, 1934 in Springfield, Mass., he was the son of the late George K. and Elizabeth Ocer Brown and husband of the late Irene DeGray Brown. ...
Obituary: Paula F. Baker (06/08/11)
Paula F. Baker, 62, of Lewisburg, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center. A native of Marshall County, she was the daughter of Ann Warren. She was a retired LPN at Hillside Hospital in Pulaski, and was a member of the Farmington Church of Christ...
Obituary: Jeffery Tidwell (06/03/11)
Mr. Jeffery Tidwell, 57, of Cornersville, died Monday, May 30, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center. Mr. Tidwell was a native of Giles County, Tennessee and son of the late Selvin (Tap) and Virginia Baxter Tidwell. He was a Carman with CSX Railroad. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Barry Joe Tidwell. ...
Obituary: J Wes Green (06/03/11)
J Wes Green, 85, of Cornersville, died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at NHC Oakwood. Mr. Green was a native of Marshall County, son of the late George Adrian and Annie Mae Nicholas Green. He was a farmer, retired warehouse manager from Chevron Oil Company, and a member of the Ostella Church of Christ...
Obituary: Joyce Baxter Clifton (06/03/11)
Joyce Baxter Clifton, 75, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at her home. Mrs. Clifton was a native of Pulaski, and the daughter of the late John and Mary Brewer Baxter. She was a homemaker and member of the Methodist church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nathan Clark Clifton; grandson, Steven Brent Clifton; two sisters, Virginia Tidwell and Ruth Tidwell; and a brother, Leland Baxter...
Obituary: George Russell Jones (06/03/11)
George Russell Jones, 87, husband of the late Virgie Marie Jones, passed away on Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at his home in Richmond, Ky. He was a native of Brassfield, Ky., a carpenter at the Bluegrass Army Depot, WWII Army veteran and member of the Rosemont Church of the Nazarene...
Obituary: John Henry Gillespie IV (06/03/11)
John Henry Gillespie IV, 72, died Monday, May 30, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. He was a native of Marshall County, and the son of Katherine Sharp and John Henry Gillespie III. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp. He was also a member of the Elks Club and VFW, and was retired from the cable TV business...
Obituary: Thomas W. Ring (06/01/11)
Thomas W. "Tommy" Ring, 65, of Chapel Hill, died Thursday, May 26, 2011. Mr. Ring was born in Marshall County and was a son of the late Rufus Clifton and Flora Mae Perryman Ring. He retired after 43 years as an inspector with Vought Industries of Nashville and was a member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ...
Obituary: James William Anderson (06/01/11)
James William Anderson, 75, of Lewisburg died Saturday, May 28, 2011, at NHC Lewisburg. Mr. Anderson was a native of Marshall County and the son of the late James E. and Sarah Wallace Anderson. He retired from the Air Force after 20 years of service and retired from Cosmolab after 23 years...
Obituary: Joe Spry Sr. (06/01/11)
Joe Spry Jr. of 3787 Franklin Pike, Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011, at his residence. Mr. Spry was a native of East Fork of Twelve Pole, W. V. He was a factory worker and a Protestant. He was the son of the late Joseph Spry Sr. and Gracie Spry...
Obituary: Jerre Hunter Sanders (06/01/11)
Jerre Hunter Sanders, 87, of Lewisburg, died Friday, May 27, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. Mrs. Sanders was a native of Marshall County and daughter of the late Edgar Burt and Edith Browning Hunter Sr. She was a retired school teacher, member of Lewisburg First United Methodist Church, and member of the Marshall County Retired Teachers Association...
Obituary: William Arthur Bowden Sr. (06/01/11)
William Arthur Bowden Sr., 58, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011, at his residence. Mr. Bowden was a native of Marshall County and the son of the late Roy Bowden and Delle Musgrave Bowden. He was a MRI Tech, a veteran of the Armed Services and associated with Jehovah Witness...
Obituary: Lee Roy Harris (06/01/11)
Lee Roy Harris, 71, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, May 28, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. He was the son of the late Alexander and Annie Bell Hobbs Harris, a member of Fountain Creek Missionary Baptist Church, and retired from City of Lewisburg. He was preceded in death by a daughter and a brother...