Obituary: Juanita Rhodes Sowell

Friday, August 21, 2009

Mrs. Juanita Rhodes Sowell, 87, of the Springplace Community, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2009.

A native of Marshall County she was the daughter of the late . She was a homemaker and a member of the Richland Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

In addition to her parents, Asie Floyd Rhodes and Nana Tucker Rhodes, she is preceded in death by her husband, Cecil L. Sowell, a daughter, Rita Gayle Tallman, a son in law, Bobby Tallman, a grandaughter, Melissa Tallman and a grandson, Robert Carl Tallman.

Survivors include one son, Gary (Myra) Sowell of Nashville, two grand daughters, Tonya (Doug) Adams of Smyrna and Tina (Jason) Baxter of Murfreesboro, one grandson, Michael Tallman of the Springplace Community , Three great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sowell will be conducted on Friday, Aug. 21, at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Bills McGaugh Funeral Home with burial to follow in Short Cemetery.

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