Obituary: Thomas W. Ring

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Thomas W. "Tommy" Ring, 65, of Chapel Hill, died Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Mr. Ring was born in Marshall County and was a son of the late Rufus Clifton and Flora Mae Perryman Ring. He retired after 43 years as an inspector with Vought Industries of Nashville and was a member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ.

Mr. Ring was preceded in death by a brother, Harry Ring.

He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Brown Ring of Chapel Hill; daughter, Shannon (Gary) Warren of Manchester; son, Thomas Keith (Darlene) Ring of Lewisburg; and five grandchildren, Maegan Ring, Thomas Hayes Ring, Madalyn Holder, Mackenzie Holder, and Josh Warren.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, May 29, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Ed Daughrity officiating. Burial followed in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to the Forrest High School Alumni Association, c/o Jimmie Lee, 103 Crosby Drive, Hendersonville, TN 37075 or to the Chapel Hill Church of Christ, 4483 Nashville Hwy., Chapel Hill, TN 37034

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services was in charge of arrangements.