Philip Payne Winnette

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Philip Payne Winnette of Murfreesboro was born on July 10, 1935, in Bedford County, and he passed away on Nov. 17, 2014, at his residence, at the age of 79.

Mr. Winnette was the son of the late Carl and Katie Haru Phillips Winnette. He was married to Patricia Ann Woodward Winnette for 52 years. Mr. Winnette was employed by Courier Printing for 32 years and served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Windrow Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Winnette was preceded in death by two brothers, Wade and Ridley Winnette, and one sister, Hazel Hall.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, are three sons, Jeffrey (Carol) Winnette of Sommerville, Tenn., Scott (Anthony) Winnette of Maryland, and Terry Winnette of Murfreesboro; four brothers, James Winnette of Shelbyville, Garrett Winnette of Wartrace, Pete Winnette of Dallas, Texas, and George Winnette of Murfreesboro; one sister, Elizabeth Parks of Columbia; and two granddaughters.

Graveside service and interment with Military Honors was Thursday, Nov. 20, at Temple Cemetery on Old Farmington Road, Lewisburg, with Pastor David Martin officiating.

Murfreesboro Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.