Selma Rutledge McCool
Selma Rutledge McCool, 78, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at NHC Lewisburg.
Mrs. McCool was a native of Marshall County. She was retired as a housekeeper for Lewisburg Community Hospital and was a member of the Church Street Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Allen Rutledge and Ela Mai Dockery, and husband, Clarence McCool.
She is survived by her daughter, Kay (David) Reed of Chapel Hill; granddaughter, Teressa Freeman of Shelbyville; three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted on Monday, March 9, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Bill Tankersley officiating, followed by burial in Head Springs Cemetery in the Belfast Community.
You may sign Mrs. McCool's online registry at www.billsmcgaugh.com
Ruth Cummings McLean
Ruth Cummings McLean, 89, of Lewisburg, died Friday, March 6, 2009, in Nashville.
Mrs. McLean was a native of Marshall County. She was employed as a legal secretary before retirement and was a member of the Church Street Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John Herman and Dixie Lee Calahan Cummings; husband, Larry G. McLean; and sisters, Flora Wells, Mazelle Darnell, Mary Sue Thompson, and Robbie Marsh.
She is survived by four nieces and three nephews.
Mrs. McLean's body was cremated and a memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to Alive Hospice Inc., 1718 Patterson St., Nashville, TN 37203-9658, or Church Street Church of Christ, 305 West Church St., Lewisburg, TN 37091.
London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Robert Ray Mansell
Robert Ray Mansell, 57, of Petersburg, died Friday, March 6, 2009, at his residence.
Mr. Mansell was a native of Clarksville. He was a former employee of Tyson Foods in Shelbyville and was a member of the Presbyterian faith. He enjoyed his grandchildren, often seeming like one them when playing.
Mr. Mansell was preceded in death by his parents, John Mansell and Bertie Hutchinson Mansell.
He is survived by his wife, Doreen Beatty Mansell of Petersburg; stepdaughters, Lori Wise of Lewisburg, and Chasity Crane and Blair Bills, both of Petersburg; four brothers; four sisters; eight stepgrandchildren; and one stepgreat-grandchild.
Graveside services were conducted on Sunday, March 8, in the Head Springs Cemetery in the Belfast Community with Wayne Morgan officiating.
You may sign Mr. Mansell's online registry at www.billsmcgaugh.com.
Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Nelma Dean Isley Dalton
Nelma Dean Isley Dalton, 79, of Lewisburg died on Saturday, March 7, 2009, at her residence.
Mrs. Dalton was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Westvue Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Otis Isley and Delsey Rogers Isley; sisters, Lois Richardson, Linda Williams, Peggy Isley, and Debbie Harmon; and daughter, Candace Talent.
She is survived by her son, Ronnie (Gail) Meek; four daughters, Janice Cherry, Beverly Meek, Brandi Hargrove and Cindy (Larry) Elder; brother, Johnny (Ruth) Isley; and sisters, Flossie (Larry) Reese and JoAn Curtis, all of Lewisburg. Seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild also survive.
Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, March 10, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.
You may sign Mrs. Dalton's online registry at www. billsmcgaugh.com.
Norma Adcock, 53, of the Clay Hill Community of Bedford County, died Monday, March 9, 2009, at her residence after an extended illness.
Mrs. Adcock was a native of Bedford County and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Clay Hill United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her parents, Cecil and Florence Hargrove, husband, Johnnie Adcock, and siblings, Carolyn Newman and Ray Hargrove, all of Clay Hill; daughters, Tammy Jolley of Wheel, Brandy Garner of Clay Hill, and Candy Hames of Chapel Hill; and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at Lawrence Funeral Home, and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at Clay Hill United Methodist Church.
Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. Thursday at the church with Rev. Joe Bowers officiating, followed by burial in Hargrove Cemetery.
The pallbearers will be Gary Garner, Darrall Jolley, Cecil Hames, Malcolm Newman, Leroy Veatch, Josh Veatch, Gary Lee Adcock, and Larry Molder.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothea Irene Savage
Dorothea Irene Savage, 82, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, March 10, 2009, in NHC Lewisburg.
Mrs. Savage was a native of Dayton, Ohio. She was a homemaker and member of Westvue Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Marguritte Davis Carter, and husband, Ira Marshall Savage Jr.
She is survived by her daughter, Kandysue Savage of Mount Pleasant; son, Marshall Savage III of Lewisburg; brother, Edward Carter of Tyler, Texas; and two grandchildren, Jennifer Savage of Franklin and Jessica Savage of Lewisburg.
Graveside services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 12, in Lone Oak Cemetery.
The family will be at London Funeral Home Wednesday from 4 until 8 p.m. and Thursday from 2 until 4 p.m. for visitation.