David George "D.J." Kousser

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

David George "D.J." Kousser, 68, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at his residence on Timber Trail in Columbia, TN.

A memorial service will be conducted Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at 6 p.m.. at Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home. The family will visit with friends Thursday from 5 P.M. until service time at the funeral home. Condolences may be extended online at oakesandnichols.com.

Born Jan. 28, 1948, in Cook County, IL.,he was the son of the late Joseph Kousser and Alice Morgan Kousser. Mr. Kousser earned his Bachelor's degree from Julliard and S.M.U.

Survivors include his wife, Shelley Raena Harris Kousser of Columbia; daughter, Courtney Kousser of Birmingham, England; step daughter, Melisa (George) Sautora of Tallahassee, FL; step son, Robert Shenfield of Franklin; brother, Morgan (Sally) Kousser; and several nieces and nephews.