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Obituaries

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Gladys Chapman Kinsley, 98, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at NHC Lewisburg.

Mrs. Kinsley was a native of Marshall County. She worked as a beautician, an upholsterer, and a florist, and was a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Monroe Chapman and Sally Elizabeth Rambo Chapman; husband, Ronnie Kinsley; and brothers, Robert Earl Chapman and Clifford Chapman.

She is survived by her brother, B.M. Chapman, and a host of nephews and nieces.

Graveside services were conducted on Saturday, Dec. 20, at Short Cemetery with Brother Ron Kline officiating.

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements and you may sign Mrs. Kinsley's online registry at www.billsmcgaugh.com.

Dorothy Coggins, 87, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, at Marshall Medical Center.

Mrs. Coggins was a native of Danville, Vt., and was a retired bookkeeper with a trucking firm. She was a member of the Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Morris and Elsie Peck Bigelow.

She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Kelley of Lewisburg and Marilyn Hoenie of Maryville; sons, Terry Gilbar of Cape Coral, Fla. and Richard Gilbert of Cabot, Vt.; two sisters and one brother.

Mrs. Coggins' body will be conveyed to Fort Myers Memorial Gardens in Fort Myers, Fla. where services and burial will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 24.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Webster L. Adcock, 73, of the Halls Mill Community of Bedford County, died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008.

Mr. Adcock was a native of Bedford County. He was retired from the sanitation department and was a member of Hickory Hill United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Maudie Pugh Adcock; and first wife, Charles Gassaway Adcock.

He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Ann Adcock of Halls Mill; sons, Gary Lee Adcock of Halls Mill and Charles Michael Adcock of Wartrace; sisters, Helen Carden of Shelbyville and Betty Crosslin of Bell Buckle; brothers, Henry Adcock of Halls Mill and Jerry Adcock of Shelbyville; and two grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Dec. 23, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Smith officiating, followed by burial in Crowells Chapel Cemetery in the Halls Mill Community.

Mary Knowis Fagan, 95, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008, at NHC Lewisburg.

Mrs. Fagan was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of Westvue Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Jefferson and Lou Craig Knowis; husband, James Fagan; and stepson, Buddy Fagan.

She is survived by her stepdaughter, Betty Stewart of Lewisburg; stepsons, Billy Fagan of Lewisburg and Bobby Fagan of Old Hickory; eight stepgrandchildren; and four stepgreat-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Dec. 23, at Westvue Church of Christ with Vinton Morgan, Paul Woodford, and Jason Hart officiating, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

The pallbearers were Danny Morgan, Ken Stewart, Keith "Kero" Stewart, Kevin Stewart, David Fagan, and Chris Fagan.

Honorary pallbearers were past and present members of the Westvue Church of Christ Tuesday Ladies Bible Class, Danny and Jamie Morgan, and Brent and Katie Turner.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Fred Daniel Mayes died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, at Maury Regional Hospital.

Mr. Mayes was a member of the Liggett Street Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Nick and Izora Mayes; first wife, Essie Lee Mayes; brothers, Leroy and Jessie Mayes; sister, Linnie Skeens; son, Donald Ray Mayes; a grandson and three great-grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Mamie Mayes; daughters, Shirley Powell of Memphis, Zora Frederick of Nashville, Merita Mayes of Columbia, Dorene Hightower and Tara Mayes of Goodspring, and Darlene and Kathy Mayes of Lewisburg; 17 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, Dec. 22, at Liggett Street Church of God with Eddie Shirley officiating, followed by burial in Cook Memorial Cemetery, Lewisburg.

Anna Lorene Bowers Jett, 83, of the Blue Creek Community, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2008, at Maury Regional Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred M. and Jennie Hyde Bowers, and husband, Jack Elbert Jett.

She is survived by her son, Douglas (Elaine) Jett; sister, Pauline Wood of Cornersville; and granddaughter, Amanda (Michael) Parker of Pulaski.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, from the chapel of Carr and Erwin Funeral Home, followed by burial in Beechwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Beechwood Cemetery, c/o Jeff Stewart, 508 South Main St., Cornersville, TN 37047.

Brandon Green, 22, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2008, at Huntsville Hospital.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Donna and Rickey Campbell; father and stepmother, Shane and Trista Johnson; sisters, Heather and Gabby; brother, David Medley; stepsisters, Madison and Mikayla Campbell; grandparents, Betty Isley and Bobby and Linda Johnson; and many other family members and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, at Hazel Green Funeral Home with Rev, Benny Berry officiating. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, at Mount Hope Cemetery in Franklin.

Hazel Green Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Evelyn Faye Brannan, 64, of Normandy, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at Heritage Medical Center, Shelbyville.

Mrs. Brannan was a native of Marshall County. She was a sewing machine operator for Genesco and was a member of the Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil B. and Tishia Maye Adams West; and brothers, James Ward West, William Claude West, and Cecil West Jr.

She is survived by her daughters, Renee Brannan of Normandy and Sandra Brannan of Shelbyville; son, Cecil Eugene Brannan of Murfreesboro; sisters, Sarah Ann Haislip, Marie McMillian, Alice Dunn, Lizzie Peebles and Barbara Peebles, all of Shelbyville; brothers, Robert Lewis "Bucking" West, Thomas V. "Doman" West, and Willie Eugene "Bo" West, all of Shelbyville; and five grandchildren.

Graveside services were conducted Saturday, Dec. 20, at Wheel Cemetery.

The pallbearers were Russell West, Matt West, Travis McMillon, John Dunn, Paul Wilson, and Randy Flood.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Doris Louvenia Nix, 84, of Franklin, formerly of Cornersville, died Friday, Dec. 19, 2008, at Claiborne-Hughes Health Center.

Mrs. Nix was a native of Giles County. She was retired from Durango Boot Company and was a member of the West Main Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Lonnie and Johnnie Vivian Baucom Haislip; husband, John Lilburn Nix; and grandson, Donald Eric Skinner.

She is survived by her daughters, Carolyn (James) Whittaker of Thompson's Station and Marilyn (Donald) Skinner of College Grove; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and four stepgreat-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Dec. 20, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home, followed by burial in Beechwood Cemetery.

Barbara Newman Tilford, 87, of Shelbyville, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, at her daughter's residence in Fairview, after an extended illness.

Mrs. Tilford was a native of Cooperstown, Pa. She was a member of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer. Mrs. Tilford was a 50-year member of the Thursday Book Club, and was very active in her church. She also chairperson of the PTA Horse Show, member of the Volunteer Garden Club, past president of the Bedford County Historical Society and of the Herb Society of Middle Tennessee, member of the Great Dame Club, and a former board member at Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Somers and Jean Hutchinson Newman, and husband of 62 years, Henry Cannon Tilford Jr.

She is survived by her daughter, Susan Tilford Barnard of Fairview; son, Henry Cannon Tilford III of Lewisburg; and granddaughter, Courtney Suzanne Hall.

A memorial service was held Saturday, Dec. 20, at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer with Father Peter Whalen officiating. Mrs. Tilford's body was cremated and burial will be in Willow Mount Cemetery.

Feldhaus Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.