Henry Lloyd Wainscott
Henry Lloyd Wainscott, 87, of Huntsville, Ala., formerly of Owenton, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009.
Mr. Wainscott was a native of Owen County. He served as an Army medic during World War II. He was an upholsterer and a member of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Kate Shupert Wainscott; sisters, Mildred Smith and Lois Watkins; and grandson, Greg Wainscott.
He is survived by his son, Elmer "Roy" Wainscott of Lewisburg; daughters, Nancy Wainscott Edwards of Gurley, Ala., Merirae Wainscott Jackson of Lewisburg, and Wanda Wainscott Williams of Pulaski; sisters, Jessie Rae O'Leary of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Elizabeth Dunavent of Owenton; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, Feb. 21, from the chapel of McDonald and New Funeral Home with Bro. David "Milkweed" Wotier officiating, followed by burial in Owenton Cemetery.
The pallbearers were Elmer "Roy" Wainscott, John Jackson, Kenny Edwards, David Watkins, Jason Fitzwater, Jimmy Sutherland, and Chase Perkins. The honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Edwards, Bud Dunavent, and Jack O'Leary.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mussel Shoals Baptist Church
Please visit the funeral home's guest register at www.mcdonaldandnew.com.
James C. Scott
James C. Scott, 92, of Shelbyville, died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at his residence after a brief illness.
Mr. Scott was born in Culleoka, and had been a member of the Church of Christ since 1932. He graduated from Culleoka High School and Middle Tennessee College and served in the Air Force during World War II. He had a long and impressive career in education and served as principal at Marshall County High School from 1959 to 1966. Mr. Scott loved to work on the farm, and owned and managed J & J Farms from 1967 to 2002. He was a member of the Rotary Club and the Farm Bureau, and had been president of several education associations, as well as past president of the Bedford County Retired Teachers Association. He had served as deacon of the Church Street Church of Christ and as elder for the old Main Street Church of Christ, and was still active in the Fairlane Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Allen Burnley Scott and Bessie Bell Matthews Scott, and wife of 63 years, Jean Thaxton Scott (2008).
He is survived by his son, Ronald Thaxton (Kathy) Scott of Rockvale, and daughter, Jeanie Elizabeth (Glenn) Raymond of Lewisburg; brother, Donald Matthews Scott of Columbia; sister, Dr. Margaret Butler of Roswell, Ga.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Fairlane Church of Christ, Shelbyville, with Geoff Giesemann and Russ Countess officiating, followed by burial in Wilkes Cemetery, Culleoka.
The pallbearers were Mike Bone, Joe Ben Cartwright, Jay Graham, Josh Fitzgerald, Fred Shelton, Charles Armstrong, Lendell Massengale, Josh Scott, and Jordan Scott.
Memorials may be made to the James and Jean Scott Scholarship at Freed-Hardeman University, 150 East Main St., Henderson, TN 38340.
Feldhaus Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
Paul Thomas Stone
Paul Thomas Stone, 92, of Lynnville, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, in Columbia Life Care Center.
Mr. Stone was a native of Giles County. He was co-owner of Stone's Processing Plant in Lynnville and was a member of the Robertson Fork Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Thomas and Gertrude Porter Stone; sister, Rosa Lee Brewington; and brothers, Mitchell and Malcolm Stone.
He is survived by his wife, Irene Williams Stone, daughter, Linda Stone Martin, and sons, Larry and Glen Stone, all of Lynnville; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Feb. 21, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lynnwood Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Robertson Fork Cemetery, c/o Thomas Whitsett, 3119 Pulaski Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047.