Obituary: Olon Henry England

Friday, June 24, 2011

Olon Henry England, 73, retired dairy farmer and resident of Tom Littlejohn Road in the Leftwich Bridge Community, died Tuesday, June 21, at Maury Regional Medical Center.

The Hickman County native was the son of the late John Groves England and Nissie Bradley England. Mr. England worked for the Lewis County Highway Department and served in the Tennessee National Guard. He was a member of the Antioch Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank B. England.

Survivors include a daughter, Tammy England Summers, and son, James Anthony "Tony" (Lisa) England, both of the Leftwich Bridge Community; sisters, Catherine Parrish and Marie (Austin) Tomlinson, both of Lewisburg; brother, Wayne (Bambi) England of Columbia; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, June 23, at Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home with Van Ward officiating. Burial followed in Morton Cemetery. Family and friends served as pallbearers.

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