Hurshell Eugene Michael

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Hurshell Eugene "Gene" Michael, 78, of Chapel Hill, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin.

Mr. Michael was a native of Berrien County, Mich., and the son of the late Hurshell Michael and Carmen McClintock Michael. He was a retired business executive of the former Heil-Quaker Corp. of Lewisburg.

In addition to his parents, a brother, Von Michael, predeceased him.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Judy Crumley Michael of Chapel Hill; two sons, Craig (Vickie) Michael of Lewisburg and David (Debbie) Michael of Tullahoma; one daughter, Brenda Evans of Dickson; and one brother, Bill Michael of Arizona. Five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services for Mr. Michael were held Saturday, Aug. 11, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery.

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.