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Obituaries from November 2011

Lewis Thomas Prince Jr. (11/30/11)
Lewis Thomas Prince Jr., 61, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 28, 2011, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro following a short illness. A native of Shelbyville, he was son of the late Lewis Thomas Prince Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Dunn. He was retired from Jostens and was of the Baptist faith...
Sara Beulah Lowe (11/30/11)
Sara Beulah Lowe, 91, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 in NHC Lewisburg. Ms. Lowe was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Menta Terriel and Inez Corrine Davis Lowe. She retired from Faber Castell Corporation and was a member of the Church of Christ...
Alvin Eugene LaFollette (11/30/11)
Alvin Eugene LaFollette, 70, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Mr. LaFollette was a native of Brookville, Ind., and son of the late Lawrence Earl LaFollette and Mary Elizabeth Cooley LaFollette of Indiana. He was a warehouse foreman with U.S. Tank...
DiAnn Phylis Haack (11/30/11)
DiAnn Phylis Haack, 66, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at Williamson Medical Center. Mrs. Haack was a native of Decorah, Iowa, and daughter of the late Lester Daniels and Marceline Gerleman Daniels of Milwaukee, Wisc. She was a housewife and member of the Catholic Church...
Nonnie Jewel Seagroves (11/30/11)
Nonnie Jewel Seagroves, 86, formerly of Marshall County, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, in Peoria, Ariz. Mrs. Seagroves was born March 26, 1925, and was the daughter of the late James Washington Griggs and Sarah Elizabeth Dunnavant Griggs. She was married to Charles Wesley Seagroves, who died in 2003. Mrs. Seagroves was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ...
Larry Douglas Sanford (11/30/11)
Larry Douglas Sanford, 60, of Lewisburg passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, at his residence. A native of Lansing, Mich., he was the son of the late Josephine Zubavich Crouch and Jack Crouch. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp, retired from General Motors, and was of the Catholic faith...
Penny Blackwell Coyle (11/30/11)
Penny Blackwell Coyle, 51, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011. Ms. Coyle was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Roy Blackwell and Judy Umbles Blackwell of Lewisburg. She was a homemaker and member of the Baptist Church. In addition to her mother, she is survived by three sons, Dwayne Bradford, Jeffery Bradford and Gregory Bradford all of Lewisburg; sister, Tracey Foster of Culleoka; five brothers, Donnie Blackwell, Tommy Blackwell, Mikey Blackwell, Timmy Blackwell, and Pete Blackwell, all of Lewisburg; and six grandchildren.. ...
Cyrus Henry Borham (11/30/11)
Cyrus " Jake" Henry Borham, 67, of the Mooresville Community died Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, at his home. Mr. Borham was a native of Aliquippa, Pa., and he was the son of the late Edwin G. and Cecelia Sokolowski Borham. He served his country in the U.S. Army, serving in Korea during his time in the military. He retired from the Department of the Army as a computer analyst. He was a member of the Friendship Baptist Church...
Penny Blackwell Coyle (11/25/11)
Funeral services for Penny Blackwell Coyle will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the London Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Short Cemetery. Her family will be at London Funeral Home for visitation on Friday from 4-8 p.m. and on Saturday until the hour of the funeral.
Cyrus "Jake" Henry Borham (11/22/11)
Cyrus "Jake" Henry Borham age 67, of the Mooresville community died Monday, November 21, 2011 at his home. Mr. Borham was a native of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, and he was the son of the late Edwin G. and Cecelia Sokolowski Borham. He was a Korean War veteran, member of the Friendship Baptist Church, and was a retired computer analyst with the Department of the Army...
Eva Christine LeMieux (11/18/11)
Eva Christine LeMieux, 80, of Hermitage, died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011. Mrs. LeMieux was retired from Bell South. She was the daughter of the late John and Lois Fowler Higdon. She is survived by her sons, Ray (Maria) Hazlett and Tony (Pam) Hazlett; daughter, Kay (Joe) Hobbs; sister, Melba (Bobby) Martin; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren...
James Franklin Matney (11/18/11)
James Franklin Matney, 85, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Mr. Matney was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Albert and Grace Curtis Matney. He served his country in France as a military policeman during World War II. He retired from Heil-Quaker Corporation where he was employed in quality control. He was a member of Lewisburg First United Methodist Church...
Bobby Leon Everly (11/18/11)
Bobby Leon Everly, 53, of Lewisburg died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, at Maury Regional Hospital. Bobby was a native of Lynnville, and he was the son of the late Bessie Lou Everly. He was a member of the Church of Christ and was a lab technician at Tennessee Technical Coating...
James B. Richardson (11/17/11)
James B. "Jim" Richardson, 48, of the Anes Station Community, died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, in Vanderbilt Medical Center. Jim was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Don Gaylon Richardson and Sally Hays Richardson of Lewisburg. He was a former president of the Marshall County Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers Association and he served as a Marshall County Commissioner from 1999 to 2002. ...
Rebecca Ellen Woodward Herron (11/18/11)
Rebecca Ellen Woodward Herron, 86, of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, in Carrick Glen Assisted Living. Mrs. Herron was a native of Bedford County, and daughter of the late George Robert and Rebecca Ellen Palmer Woodward. She was a caregiver and member of the Church of Christ...
Judy Dianne Beard (11/16/11)
Judy Dianne Beard, 56, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in NHC Healthcare Columbia. Ms. Beard was a native of Johnson City, and daughter of the late William Herschel and Mary Frances Webb Goodwin. She was employed with Goodman, Inc. She is survived by three daughters, Brandy Webster of Hendersonville, Emily Horton of Fayetteville, and Kerri Beard of Lewisburg; son, David Beard Jr. ...
Howard Douglas Stegall (11/16/11)
Howard Douglas Stegall, 82, of the Farmington Community, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in Marshall Medical Center. Mr. Stegall was a native of the Marshall County Community and son of the late Clarence Edgar and Sammie Hardison Stegall. He was a retired farmer and member of the Farmington Baptist Church...
Tim Mealer (11/16/11)
Tim Mealer, 51, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011, in Vanderbilt Medical Center. Tim was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late D.J. Mealer and Virginia Darnell Mealer Bills of the Berlin Community. He was the owner and operator of Mealer Trucking. He was a member of the Lewisburg First Baptist Church...
James Franklin Matney (11/16/11)
James Franklin Matney, 85, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Mr. Matney was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Albert and Grace Curtis Matney. He served his country in France as a military policeman during World War II. He retired from Heil-Quaker Corporation where he was employed in quality control. He was a member of Lewisburg First United Methodist Church...
Tim Mealer (11/11/11)
Mr. Tim Mealer, age 51 of Lewisburg, died Thursday, November 10, 2011 in Vanderbilt Medical Center. Tim was a native of Marshall County, Tennessee and son of the late D.J. Mealer and Mrs. Virginia Darnell Mealer Bills of the Berlin Community. He was the owner and operator of Mealer Trucking. He was a member of the Lewisburg First Baptist Church...
Alice Virginia Woodward (11/11/11)
Alice Virginia Woodward, 89, of Lewisburg passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center. A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Virgil Arthur O'Neal and Viola Chapman Burgess. She was married to the late Morgan Woodward. She was an Occupational Health Nurse at Heil-Quaker Corporation and a member of First Baptist Church of Lewisburg...
Dorothy Yenner Morrison (11/11/11)
Dorothy Yenner Morrison, 86, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Mrs. Morrison was a native of Cleveland, Ohio, and daughter of the late Leo B. and Nina Amonett Yenner. She was a business owner and bookkeeper for Morrison Properties. She was a member of Church Street Church of Christ...
Brenda Jean Dalton (11/09/11)
Brenda Jean Dalton, 62, of Smyrna, died Saturday morning, Nov. 5, 2011, in Nashville. Mrs. Dalton was born in Marshall County and was formerly a member of the environmental staff at McKendree Village in Hermitage. She was a member of Stones River Baptist Church...
Jerry Hicks (11/09/11)
Jerry Hicks, 75, of Chapel Hill, died Thursday evening, Nov. 3, 2011. Mr. Hicks was born in Royalton, Ill., and was a son of the late Porter and Iva Pearl Snider Hicks. He rose to the rank of Private First Class during his service in the Army Reserves. ...
Wilton Collin Hand (11/09/11)
Wilton Collin Hand, 75, retired Director of Tennessee State Industries with the Tennessee Department of Corrections and resident of Trotwood Avenue, Columbia, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Murfreesboro. A native of Hazelhurst, Ga., he was the son of the late Benjamin Bartow Hand and Elva Carter Hand. ...
Eleanor Margaret Coffman (11/08/11)
Eleanor Margaret Coffman, 88, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Coffman was a native of Kalamazoo, Mich., and daughter of the late Albert Joseph and Catherine Fitzgerald Boileau. She was a homemaker and volunteer for Marshall Medical and Maury Regional Medical Centers. She was a member of St. John's Catholic Church...
George Thomison Jr. (11/09/11)
In remembrance of George Thomison Jr., born on Dec. 4, 1928, to the late George Preston and Annie Fox Thomison; passed Nov. 1, 2011. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Mattie Ruby Lynn Thomison; two daughters, Vicki Lynn (Wylson) Thomison Mclier and Tammi Thomison; brothers, Reuben (Bettye), Julius (Grace), Bobby (Lucille), James (Arlene), Wayne (Rosa) Shelton, Robert (Debra), and Ricky (Nylene) Thomison; sisters, Geneva Shephard, Mary Whitcomb, Esma (Jimmy) Thompson, Ester (Tommy) Bedell, Mary (Andre) Crenshaw, Patricia Thomison, and Dot (Ronnie) Talley; and brother-in-laws, Johnny Hall and Leroy Hall.. ...
Mary Alice Ervin (11/04/11)
Mary Alice Ervin, 81, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, in Life Care of Columbia. Mrs. Ervin was a native of Maury County, and daughter of the late John Morgan and Mattie Polk Leonard Thomas. She was retired from Heil-Quaker Corporation where she was employed in Quality Control. She was a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church...
Hershel Blackwell Jr. (11/04/11)
Hershel Blackwell Jr., 81, of the Yell Community, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, at NHC-Oakwood. A native of Marshall County, he was the son of the late Maggie Dunnivant Blackwell and Hershel Blackwell Sr. He was a retired employee of International Comfort Products in Lewisburg and was a veteran of the Korean War having served his country in the United States Army...
Wallace Terrell Downs (11/04/11)
Wallace Terrell Downs, 60, of Belfast, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011. He is survived by two sons, Christopher Downs of Franklin and Brent Downs of Smyrna; a daughter, Stephanie Gibbs of Huntsville, Ala.; and two brothers, James Downs of Hendersonville and Steve Downs of Gallatin. Three grandchildren also survive...
Mildred Yvonne Lowe (11/04/11)
Age 81 Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Aunt, Sister and Friend. She opened her heart, her home and her possessions to family, friends and strangers whenever they were troubled and in need. She raised generations from her children and her siblings to nieces and nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was priest and psychiatrist, doctor and lawyer, and momma to them all...
Dr. Dianne Isbell Derryberry (11/02/11)
Dr. Dianne Isbell Derryberry, 62, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, in Vanderbilt Medical Center. Dr. Derryberry was a native of Maury County, and daughter of the late James Redman "J.R." and Annie Louise Hubbell Isbell. She was a counselor and former director of the Marshall County Mental Health Center and member of Wilson Hill Church of Christ...
Mattie Lee Wiles (11/02/11)
Mattie Lee Wiles, 90, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, in NHC Lewisburg. Mrs. Wiles was a native of Toronto, Canada, and daughter of the late Charles R. and Jennie Bell Powell. She moved to Lewisburg in 1945 with her husband and son, Buddy, from Wilmington, N.C. She loved Tennessee and the Wiles family of 15 children. She retired from Venus Pencil Company after 30 years of employment. She was of the Christian faith...
William Frederick Smallwood (11/02/11)
William Frederick Smallwood, 38, of Petersburg, passed away Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at his residence. A native of Portsmouth, Va., he was the son of Frederick Kohler Smallwood of Picayune, Miss. and Kathleen Smallwood of Blythe, Calif. He was a computer programmer with Computer Science Corp. and a member of St. John Catholic Church...
James Eddie Farler (11/02/11)
James Eddie Farler, 52, of the Spring Place Community, died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at his residence. Mr. Farler was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late William Farler and Lucille Fitzgerald Farler of the Spring Place Community. He was retired from the University of Tennessee Dairy Research and Education Center in Lewisburg...
Fletcher Hugh Cloyes Sr. (11/02/11)
Fletcher Hugh Cloyes Sr., 71, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011. at his residence. Mr. Cloyes was a native of Memphis, and son of the late Fletcher Hanberry and Thelma Ward Craig Cloyes. He was a retired manager with General Motors Corporation and a member of St. John's Catholic Church...
Sarah Alice Brown Barnes (11/02/11)
Sarah Alice Brown Barnes, 87, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at NHC Lewisburg. She was a native of Maury County, the daughter of the late Walter E. and Sarah Sue Loftin Pruett. She was a retired bookkeeper for Pickens Pontiac and a member of Westvue Church of Christ for 68 years...
Lorene Neese Batten (11/02/11)
Lorene Neese Batten, 96, of Lewisburg, died Saturday morning, Oct. 22, 2011, in Lewisburg. Mrs. Batten was born in Grant, Okla., and was the daughter of the late Joel Lowe and Martha Elizabeth Harber Neese. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Lewisburg. She worked many years for Red Cedar Pencil Company and retired from Cosmolab, Inc. in Lewisburg...
Rebecca Joy Smith Davis (11/02/11)
Rebecca Joy Smith Davis, 65, of Petersburg, passed away on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at her residence. A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Nora Glendon Young Smith and James Warren Smith. She was a retired bank teller and a member of the Petersburg Church of Christ...
Jackie Sue Mitchell (11/02/11)
Jackie Sue Mitchell, 62, of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at her residence. A native of Marshall County, she was the daughter of the late Betty June Cozart Cherry and Joe Frank Cherry. She was a former factory worker and a homemaker and a member of a non-denominational faith...