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Obituaries from November 2012

James E. Adair (11/30/12)
James E. Adair passed away on Nov. 25, 2012. He was the son of the late John Henry and Hazel Smithson Adair. He served in the 278th Army and National Guard for 30 years and retired as a Sergeant First Class. He was a member of Three Springs Baptist Church. He loved his church and always was ready to lend a helping hand to anyone...
Norwood Houston Carter Sr. (11/30/12)
Norwood Houston Carter Sr., 77, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, in Maury Regional Medical Center. Mr. Carter was a native of Hamburg, Ark., and son of the late Wyatt Taylor and Mamie Zelma Wallace Carter. He was the owner of NBC Moulding Company and was a member of the Baptist Church...
William Frances Brock Jr. (11/30/12)
William Frances Brock Jr., lovingly referred to as "Uncle Bill," died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at the age of 91. He resided at Adams Place Assisted Living in Murfreesboro for the past 10 months. Mr. Brock was born Oct. 8, 1921, in Mt. Airy, N.C. Mr. ...
Billy Pigg Foster (11/28/12)
Billy Pigg Foster, 80, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Nov, 24, 2012, in Centennial Medical Center. Mr. Foster was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Roscoe and Irene Pigg Foster. He was retired from International Comfort Products and was a member of the Presbyterian Church...
Emmett Eugene Martin (11/28/12)
Emmett Eugene Martin, 83, of Holly Grove Road, Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at Marshall Medical Center. A native of Giles County, Mr. Martin was the son of the late William Martin and Beatrice Pillow Martin. A member of the Tennessee National Guard, he was employed at ICP (Heil-Quaker Corp.) for 42 years, and was a charter member of Parkview Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon and Sunday school teacher for over 30 years...
Betty Ruth Tankersley (11/28/12)
Betty Ruth Tankersley, 81, of Knoxville, formerly of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, in Tennova Hospice in Knoxville. Mrs. Tankersley was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Howard and Elise Johnson Rambo. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of Christ...
Charles Eugene Woodard (11/28/12)
Charles Eugene Woodard, 64, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at his residence. Mr. Woodard was a native of Giles County, and son of the late George and Ruby Russell Woodard. He was employed with International Comfort Products for several years and retired from Goggin Warehousing in Shelbyville...
Todd Eddie Berry (11/28/12)
Todd Eddie Berry, 58, of Columbia, passed away on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence on Derryberry Farms Road. He was the son of Betty Berry and the late Floyd Berry, and was a former employee of Teledyne EMS Manufacturing for 31 years. Survivors include his mother, Betty Berry of Columbia; his loving wife, Cathy Berry of Columbia; one daughter, Angie (John) Williams of Lewisburg; and four grandchildren, Courtney and Jacob Neill, John Williams II, and Justin Williams ...
Helen Irene Jett (11/28/12)
Helen Irene Jett, 69, of Belfast, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at her residence. Mrs. Jett was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Cecil Payton and Myrtle Irene Dalton Fuller. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Franklin Jett, in 2011; sister, Hazel Poarch; two brothers, Palmer Fuller and Ralph Fuller; and one great-grandchild...
Kathryn Ann Mayo (11/21/12)
Kathryn Ann Mayo, née Nittinger, of Lewisburg, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at home after a two year bout with cancer. Mrs. Mayo was born on May 17, 1937 in Watervliet, N.Y., the daughter of the late Daniel and Rebecca Ford Nittinger. In addition to her parents, Kathy was preceded in death by a sister and two brothers...
Adam Carnes (11/21/12)
Adam Carnes, 26, of the Caney Spring Community of Marshall County, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Mr. Carnes was born in Louisville, Ky. and was employed with Yates Company and was contracted to Nissan Inc., of Smyrna. ...
Thelma Francis Pierce (11/21/12)
Thelma Francis Pierce, 86, of the Mooresville Community, passed away Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at her home. Mrs. Pierce was a native of Pulaski, and daughter of the late John A. and Louise Francis. She was a housewife and member of the Hickory Heights Church of Christ. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother...
Lacy Mai Morris (11/21/12)
We regret to inform you that Lacy Mai Morris, 89, passed on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was an esteemed Mother at Ranson Chapel C.P. Church, Lewisburg. She attended school in Marshall County. She is dearly loved and will be deeply missed...
Patsy Whaley (11/16/12)
Patsy Whaley, 59, of the Farmington Community of Marshall County, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Mrs. Whaley was born in Marshall County. She was a homemaker, a former nurse, and a former employee of Lewisburg Printing Corporation of Lewisburg. Mrs. Whaley was a member of Farmington United Methodist Church...
James Michael McMillian (11/16/12)
James Michael "Mike" McMillian, 62, a resident of South Berlin Road in Lewisburg, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at his residence. Mike was born in Cleveland, Miss., and was the son of the late Howard Powell and Catherine Clemons McMillian. He and his brother Wayne started McMillian Brothers Floor Covering business in Lewisburg in 1975, being in business for over 30 years together. Besides his business, Mike loved his family and children...
Nicky B. Foster (11/16/12)
Nicky B. Foster, 69, of the Catalpa Community, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, in Select Specialty Hospital in Nashville. Mr. Foster was a Marshall County native, and son of the late Lonnie D. and Willie Eudera Wakefield Foster. He was retired from International Comfort Products and was a member of the Catalpa Church of Christ...
Mary Beth Nunley Hopkins (11/14/12)
Mary Beth Nunley Hopkins, 35, of the Mooresville Community, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Marshall Medical Center. Mary Beth was a native of Marshall County, and the daughter of James Haskell Nunley of Columbia and Linda Hobby of the Mooresville Community. She was a cosmetologist and a member of the Church of Christ...
Gracie Austin (11/14/12)
Gracie Austin, 88, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare. Ms. Austin was a native of Woodbury, and daughter of the late Thomas and Molly Elizabeth Reed Helton. She was retired from Faber Castell Corporation after 45 years. She was a member of the Church of Christ...
Malcolm Sidney Wright Sr. (11/14/12)
Malcolm Sidney Wright Sr., 85, of the Laws Hill/Anes Station Community passed away on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at NHC-Oakwood. A native of Marshall County, Mr. Wright was the son of the late Oliver Wright and Georgia Mae Rhiner Wright. He served in the United States Army during the Korean conflict and was a farmer...
Willetta Elaine Thurman McClain (11/09/12)
Willetta Elaine Thurman McClain, 58, of Nashville, departed this life on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Sadie Flippin of Columbia; father, Howard Flippin; and brother, Stanley Thurman of Los Angeles, Calif. She is survived by her devoted husband, Donnie McClain; daughter, Brandi McClain; son, Donovan (Erica) McClain of Huntsville, Ala.; two beautiful grandchildren, Elise and Donovan (DJ) Jr. ...
Samuel D. Dukes (11/09/12)
Samuel D. Dukes, 50, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at Marshall Medical Center after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ueal Lee Dukes Sr. and Christeen Hall Dukes; brother, Ueal Lee Jr.; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Julius Williams and Rev. and Mrs. William Dukes; niece, Andrea Hall; nephew, Triston Summers; and uncles, Freeman and Flournoy Dukes...
Louise Stocstill (11/09/12)
Louise Stocstill, 85, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in NHC Lewisburg Healthcare. Mrs. Stocstill was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late James Vernon and Hettie Mae Carter Wilson. She was a homemaker and member of the First Church of the Nazarene...
Mr. Henry S. Godshall (11/07/12)
Mr. Henry S. Godshall, 47, of the Clay Hill Community of Marshall County, died on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Columbia. He was a son of the late Willard Long and Dorothy Eleanor Smith Godshall, who survives. Mr. Godshall is survived by his mother, Dorothy Godshall of the Clay Hill Community; two sisters, Regina Godshall Wanner of Woodbury and Rebecca Godshall Piller of Mentor, Ohio; and two brothers, Melvin Godshall of Lewisburg and Kenneth Godshall of Willoughby, Ohio...
Robert Lee Higgins (11/07/12)
Robert Lee Higgins, 90, formerly of Oak Ridge, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at Shannondale Health Care Center in Knoxville. Bob was born in Charlestown, Mass., on Aug. 20, 1922, to the late Westra Hutchinson and Mae Orr Higgins. He completed his secondary education at Boston Public Latin School. ...
Col. Jerry Cashion (11/07/12)
Col. Jerry Cashion, US Army, 49, of Carlisle, Pa., died on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at his home. He was born May 19, 1963, in Lewisburg, the son of Mary (Wright) Cashion of Carlisle and the late Grady Jerrel Cashion. Jerry was a 1981 graduate of Cornersville High School, received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1986 from Tennessee Tech, and earned a Master's Degree in Military Strategic Studies at the United States Army War College, Carlisle. ...
David Hugh Stacey Jr. (11/02/12)
David Hugh Stacey Jr. was born to the late David Hugh Stacey Sr. and Mary Ruth Ledford Stacey on Nov. 22, 1941, in Marshall County, and passed away on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, at St. Thomas Hospital after a four-month stay in critical care from heart problems...
Tommie Ray Collins (11/02/12)
Tommie Ray Collins, 65, of the Wheel Community, passed suddenly Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. A native of Bedford County, he was the son of the late Haskell Collins and Mildred Inez Arnold Collins. Before his retirement, Mr. Tommie was a pipe fitter and welder. He was a member of the Christian Chapel Church...
Cleo Henson (11/02/12)
Cleo Henson, 75, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at her residence. Mrs. Henson was a native of Athens, Ala., and daughter of the late Frank and Annie Lou Emerson Elliott. She was a homemaker and member of the Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Odell Henson...