Obits for June 10

CLIFFORD “TIP” BURTON

BURTON, Clifford “Tip,” age 86 of Lynchburg, passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at the Lynchburg Nursing Center. A native of Moore County, he was the son of the late Wilson and Susie Reese Burton. He was a farmer and house painter and drove a school bus. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Helen Burton and four brothers, Tommy Burton of Belvidere, J.W. Burton of Murfreesboro and Billy Burton and Samuel Burton, both of Lynchburg. He is survived by his son, Melvin Burton and his wife, Joyce of Lynchburg; daughter, Kaye Eslick and her husband, Jerry of Lynchburg; two grandchildren, Jeremy Burton and Holly Burton; a great-grandson, Avery; two brothers, Marvin Burton of Murfreesboro and Jimmy Burton of Flat Creek; and a sister, Barbara Pierce of Flat Creek. The family received friends during visitation on Friday June 6, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Home. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Richard Logan officiating. Interment followed in the Lynchburg Cemetery. Lynchburg Funeral Home, 1630 Fayetteville Hwy., Lynchburg, TN in charge of arrangements, 759-4444, www.lynchburgfuneralhome.com.

JOHN MITCHELL

JONES, JR.

 

JONES, John Mitchell Jr., age 85 of Elora, passed from this life on Thursday, June 5, 2014, at Southern Tennessee Skilled Care in Winchester.  He was born on Nov. 1, 1928, in Huntsville, Ala., the son of the late John Mitchell Jones, Sr. and Gertrude (Hunt) Jones.  He served his country in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of Korea.  He worked as a carpenter in construction. Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his wife, Francis Elizabeth Jones; sister, Doris McElay; and two brothers, Joe Thomas Jones and Earl T. Jones.  Survivors include his sons, Marty (Mary) Jones of Huntland, Rick (Penny) Jones of Laceys Springs, Ala. and Jeffery Jones of Tullahoma; daughters, Rhonda Jones and Beverly (Eddy) Caldwell, both of Elora and Sandy (Joe) Allen of Huntland; brother, Charles Jones of Elora; sister, Fay Warnock of Elora; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family received friends during visitation on Friday, June 6, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 4 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel. Interment followed in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Huntland.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

RAYMOND “RAY”

ALAN JUDGE

 

JUDGE, Raymond “Ray” Alan, (June 24, 1934-June 4, 2014) age 79, of Winchester, departed this life suddenly on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at his residence.  Mr. Judge was employed by Genesco for 21 years and served his last years there as plant manager.  He started his gun repair business in 1954 at the age of 20. In 1969, he opened his retail store, “Judge’s Gun Shop” which was well known throughout Tennessee as well as surrounding states.  Ray prided himself in being able to know all of his customers on a first name basis. He built a commemorative black powder rifle for the 1982 World’s Fair in Knoxville and a black powder rifle for the 1984 Louisiana World’s Fair Expo.  He served as a Franklin County commissioner for 12 years, as well as, serving on the Franklin County Hospital’s Board of Trustees.  He was a member of the Keith Springs Baptist Church. Mr. Judge loved hunting, fishing and skeet and trap shooting. Mr. Judge was preceded in death by his loving and devoted wife of 62 years, Narvleen Dodson Judge, on May 10, 2014, and a brother, Jeff Judge.  He is survived by his two sons, Larry (Kathy) Judge of Winchester and Victor Judge of Nashville; granddaughters, Katie (Drew) Copeland of Murfreesboro and Kayle Judge, a brother, Jimmy Judge; and nephew, Patrick Judge, all of Winchester. Visitation with the family was held on Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services in Estill Springs. A graveside service immediately followed at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Owens Chapel Cemetery in Winchester with Bro. Johnny Ray Bradford officiating. He will be laid to rest beside his beloved Narvleen. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to Animal Harbor, The Franklin County Humane Society, P.O. Box 187, Winchester, TN 37398. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

 

GRACE MAE

SOLOMON

MARSHALL

 

MARSHALL, Grace Mae Solomon, age 90, of Winchester, departed this life on Thursday, June 5, 2014, following an extended illness.  Ms. Marshall was born in Belvidere to the late Lem and Florence Mae Neal Solomon.  She was a member of the Lexie Crossroads Baptist Church and last attended Oaklawn Baptist Church in Winchester.  She was employed for several years as a seamstress.  She enjoyed gardening, cooking and sewing when she was able to do so. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph A. Marshall; daughter, Linda Mae Marshall Shockley; sisters, Myrtle Wiseman and Faye Haddon; and brother, Richard Solomon. She is survived by her sons, George (Imogene) Marshall and Paul (Linda Faye) Marshall, both of Winchester; daughters, Hazel (Harold Dean) Meeks of Fayetteville and Ann (Butch) Ballard of Estill Springs; sister, Christine Hutto of Winchester; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.  Visitation with the family was held on Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services in Estill Springs. Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Grant Funeral Services with Bro. Ray Gardner officiating.  Interment followed in the Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 201 W. Lincoln St., Tullahoma, TN  37388.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

 

EVALEAN M. WILKERSON

 

WILKERSON, Evalean M., age 84 of Winchester, passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester.  She was a sales clerk at Hammer’s Dept. Store.  She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Kathy; parents, Ethel and James David Myers; four sisters; and one brother. Survivors include her husband, Glenn Wilkerson; four sons, David (Rita) Wilkerson of Estill Springs, Paul (Mia) Wilkerson, Mark (Lisa) Wilkerson and Phillip (Jane) Wilkerson, all of Winchester; brother, Joe (Yvonne) Myers of Estill Springs; grandchildren, Bryan (Alicia) Wilkerson of Estill Springs, Kristal Ray of Winchester, Jason Wilkerson of Columbia, Amy (Josh) Crossland of Nashville, Amy (David) Grimes of Winchester, Chelsea (J.R.) Barrett of Estill Springs and Emily, Sarah and John Wilkerson of Winchester; great-grandchildren, Dylan Grimes of Winchester, Nate Wilkerson, Emma Barrett and Amelia Wilkerson, all of Estill Springs; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation with the family was held on Sunday, June 8, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester.  Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 9, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ross Peterson officiating.  Interment followed at Green Cemetery.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

ZINA “RAM”

CRAIG

WOMACK

 

WOMACK, Zina “Ram” Craig, age 57, of Decherd, departed this life on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at her residence, following an extended illness.  She was born in Chattanooga to the late Mary Sue and James Craig.  She attended the Decherd Church of God.  Mrs. Womack loved gardening, cooking, quilting, and crocheting.  She was a loving and devoted wife, sister, mother and grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her sister, Tammy Davis and brother, Timothy Craig.  She is survived by her husband, Randy Womack of Decherd; sons, Dennis (Sheila) Womack of Estill Springs, Don (Linda) Womack of Decherd and Joshua (Kristi) Womack of Winchester; grandchildren, Dustin Frame, Zachary Womack, Hannah Loudermilk Paige Womack, Tyler Womack, Jordan Womack Destiny Pence and Katlyn Womack; step-grandsons, Randall Stephens and Blake Moore and step-grandbaby, Wyatt Stephens; sisters, Clemmie Sue (Junior) Conn of Estill Springs, Gail (Terry) Gipson and Lucy (Danny) Bennett, all of Winchester; brothers, Stanley Sanson and Ronald (Peggy) Sanson, both of Decherd and Gary Sanson of Estill Springs. Visitation for the family of Mrs. Womack was held on Monday, June 9, 2014, from 5 p.m. to  8 p.m. at the Decherd Church of God. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Decherd Church of God with Bro. Johnny Carr officiating.  Interment will follow in the Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

 

CARLTON

“DUNCAN”

STARNES JR.

 

STARNES, Carlton “Duncan” Jr., age 70 of Huntland, passed away on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. A native of Franklin County, he was a 1962 graduate Franklin County High School. He proudly served a 5-1/2-year tour of duty in the U.S. Air Force where he was a parachute rigger. Following his service to our country, he worked for the Brisken Automotive Co. in Lebanon and at Tullahoma Metals for 17-1/2 years. He enjoyed horses, his shotguns and watching old western movies. A graveside service was conducted on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Watson-North Memorial Park in Winchester with Chaplain Richard Barger officiating. On-line condolences may be sent to www.watsonnorth.com  Watson-North Funeral Home, Cremation Center and Memorial Park in charge of arrangements, 405 Sharp Springs Rd., Winchester, TN 931-967-2345, Tommy North, director.

 

DOROTHY

JUANITA

GLASSCO

 

GLASSCO, Dorothy Juanita, age 78 of Estill Springs, passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Willows of Winchester.  She was a homemaker.  Preceding her in death were her parents, Rufus Forrest Smith and Carrie Elizabeth Tucker Smith; husband, J.T. Glassco; and eight brothers and sisters.  Survivors include her sons, Danny (Peggy) Glassco of Decherd and Gary Glassco of Winchester; daughter, Judy McCreary of Estill Springs; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.  Visitation with the family was held on Sunday, June 8, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 9, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home with Bro. David Wall officiating.  Interment was in the Estill Springs Cemetery.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

BERNARD LEE

DAVIS

 

DAVIS, Bernard Lee, age 86 of Lewisburg, died on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at his son’s home in Winchester. Mr. Davis was a native of Petersburg and was the son of the late Claud B. and Virginia Park Davis.  He served his country in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.  He retired from Lewisburg Electric System after 38 years of service as a meter reader.  He was a member of the East Commerce Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for several years. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rita Coreen Renegar Davis.  He is survived by his daughter, Bonnie Rogers and son-in-law, Morris of Winchester; son, Randal Davis and daughter-in-law Sandy of Winchester; sister, Melba Price of Cornersville; brother, Thurman Davis  and sister-in-law Peggy of Oklahoma City, Okla.; four grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Visitation with the family was held on Friday, June 6, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday afternoon, June 8, 2014. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home in Lewisburg. Interment followed in the Medium Cemetery in Delina. London Funeral Home in charge of arrangements, 324 West Church St., Lewisburg, TN 37091, 31-359-1541.

 

JOHN EDWIN

HOBBS

 

HOBBS, John Edwin, age 65, a McMinnville, resident and Lincoln County native, died on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, following an extended illness.  He was an employee of Ashland Oil Company, member of the Church of Christ and son of the late Charles Edwin Hobbs and Helen Alverine Severt.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother. Mr. Hobbs is survived by children and spouses, Shannan and Kevin Clark, Shelley Underwood and Joshua and Robyn Hobbs, all of McMinnville; six grandchildren, Kasey Underwood, Cheyenne Clark, Zech Clark, Sydney Hobbs, Shelby Clark and Izzy Hobbs; great-granddaughter, Harlow Ferro; sister Dana Allen of Las Vegas, Nev.; nephew, Dustin Allen; and niece, Hanna Hillman. Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at 2 p.m. in High’s Chapel in McMinnville with Kevin Clark officiating. Interment was held on Saturday, June 8, 2014, at 4 p.m. in the Lynchburg Cemetery in Moore County.  Visitation with the family was held on Friday, June 6, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at High’s. Local arrangements by Jennings Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 181 Majors Blvd, Lynchburg.  (931)759-4552 www.moorecortner.com

 

Death notice

 

ABBOTT, Emily Trexler, age 56, of Tullahoma, died June 6, 2014. Visitation is June 10, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. followed by a celebration of life service at 7 p.m. in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services. Grant Funeral Services.

 

Harold Danny Benson 

HAROLD DANNY

BENSON

 

BENSON, Harold Danny, age 61 of Mililani, Hawaii, passed away on Thursday, May 15, 2014. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a master machinist and a member of the VFW Post 94.  Survivors include his wife, Linda Noles O’Dear Benson of Mililani, Hawaii; sons, Jeffrey Benson of Ariz., Talon Benson of Winchester and Brent Benson of Tullahoma; daughter, Jessica Tucker of Belvidere; father, Dee (Nida) Benson of Belvidere; brothers, Dwayne Benson and Ben Benson of Belvidere; sisters, Robin Lee, Nora E. Rinnegar and Martha Benson of Belvidere; and four grandchildren.  Memorial services with military honors were held on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Belvidere Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. Victor Alley officiating.

 

Emma Redford 

EMMA REDFORD

 

REDFORD, Emma Jean, age 85 of Huntland, passed away at her home on Monday, June 9, 2014. She had worked at Redford’s 5 & 10 Cent Store in Chattanooga and was a member of the Donaldson Grove Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Edwin Redford, Sr., and parents, Thurman H. and Edith Crow Haney. Survivors include her daughters, Darlene Partin of Winchester, Regina (Luke) Thompson of Winchester and Denise Redford of Huntland; son, Harold Redford of Huntland; sisters, Maybelle Haney Reynolds of  Huntland and Catherine O’Shield of Hammondsville, Ala.; three grandchildren, Jodi (Devan) Stovall, Jason (Miranda)  Smith and Carlene Thompson; three great granddaughters,  ; one great grandson,

 three grandchildren, Jodi (Devan) Stovall, Jason (Miranda) Smith and Carlene Thompson; three great-granddaughters, Kadence, Jaelynn, and Laina; one great-grandson, Rylan; and three step great-granddaughters, Tiara, Kailee and Bailee.

 . Visitation with the family was held on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. EDT at Moore Funeral Home in Trenton, Ga. Funeral services were conducted on Thursday, June 12, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Moore Funeral Home with Brother Keith Wilson officiating. Interment was in the Head Springs Cemetery in Valley Head, Ala. Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton, Ga., 706-657-4382, Please leave your memories and prayers at www.moorefuneralhometrenton.com.

 

HAROLD

ELLISON, SR.

 

ELLISON, Harold Sr., age 87 of New Port Richey, Fla., passed away on Thursday, June 5, 2014. He was a Mountain Bell retiree, a member of the First Church of the Nazarene and served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is survived by his wife, June Ellison; daughter, Revena Pittenger of Charleston, S.C.; sons, Harold Ellison, Jr. and wife Judy of Winchester, Kenneth Ellison and wife, Stefanie of Cathedral City, Calif., Chester Ellison and wife, Brenda of Norman Park, Ga.; stepdaughters, Lindy Volonino and husband, Frank of Bradenton, Fla. and Jami Wood and husband Charles of New Port Richey, Fla.; stepsons, Chris Johns and wife, Debra of Springhill, Fla. and Josh Johns and wife Laura of New Port Richey, Fla.; sister, Ivadean Stacey of Decaturville; 14 grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. Graveside funeral services with military honors bestowed will be held on Friday, June 13, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

Patricia HartwayPATRICIA

(DANIEL)

HARTWAY

 

 HARTWAY, Patricia (Daniel), age 60 of Green Bay, Wisc., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. She was born on July 26, 1953, in Illinois, the daughter of the late Lloyd and Edna Daniel. Patricia is survived by her daughter, Toni (David) Barnes of Decherd; son, David (Tabitha) Hartway of Tennessee; three grandchildren, Lucy Marie Barnes, Emily Ann Barnes, and Jon Michael Hartway; one brother, Rick (Barbara) Daniel of Murfreesboro; five sisters, Wanda Gail Druzbicki of Cookson, Okla., Susan (Mike) Palmer of Plano, Ill., Karen (Calvin) Stanley of Winchester, Laurie (Phillip) Stanley of Winchester and Lisa (Jodi) McCarty of Virginia; and her loving companion, Dan Patla of Green Bay, Wisc.
The family will receive friends during visitation on Saturday, June 14, 2014, from noon to 1p.m. at the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Memorial services will be conducted on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rudy Wilkinson officiating. Interment will follow in the Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

CHARLIE

MARTIN

TINSLEY

 

TINSLEY, Charlie Martin, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at his residence at the age of 77. Mr. Tinsley was born in Montgomery County, Tenn. to the late Clarence Ezra and Evie Mae Groves Tinsley. During his lifetime he worked in the construction and paving industry with Tinsley Bro. Paving and was a member of the Forest Mill Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, Mr. Tinsley was preceded in death by two sisters, Hattie May Sessler and Elaine Adams. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Carole Tinsley of Tullahoma; two sons, Christopher Scott Tinsley of Estill Springs and Jeffery Brian Tinsley and his wife Carrie of Conway, Ark.; two daughters, Sandra Lynn Hatfield and her husband Ed of Estill Springs and Jeannie Arlene Johnson of Tullahoma; three brothers, Eddie Tinsley and his wife Anita of Estill Springs, Freddie Tinsley of Tullahoma and Felix Tinsley and his wife Birdie Mae of Elkhart, Ind.; two sisters, Susie Tinsley of Tullahoma and Sarah Welker and her husband, King of Cumberland Furnace, Tenn.; and five grandchildren, Tyler Tinsley, Megan Brandon, Sarah Seaton Tinsley, Tate Tinsley, and Sawyer Tinsley. Visitation for Mr. Tinsley’s family was held on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Kilgore Funeral Home in Tullahoma. Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Donald Gregory and Bro. John Daniel officiating. Interment followed in the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma. Kilgore Funeral Home, 215 Mitchell Blvd., Tullahoma, TN 37388, 455-0677. Send online condolences to the family at www.kilgorefuneralhometullahoma.com

 

CLARENCE A. CALDWELL

 

CALDWELL, Clarence A., age 87 of Winchester, passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at his home.  He was a native of Franklin County and attended school at Winchester Springs.  He later joined the United States Navy where he served his country in the Amphibious Division and on LSM (Landing Ship Medium) 459 in the South Pacific.  In 1945 he and his shipmates along with LSM 459 survived Typhoon Lucille, the strongest typhoon on record.  To this day he holds the flag that flew over LSM 459.  Following his military service, he worked for 25 years at Genesco in Tullahoma.  He later worked as a machinist for Eaton in Shelbyville, retiring in 1992 following another 25 years of service.  He was a life-long member of the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church, a church that his mother was instrumental in founding.  He was very devoted to the church and was the last of the men who worked to brick the church many years ago.  Those who knew Mr. Caldwell will remember him as a kind and gentle man that was devoted to his family, proud of his military service and loved fishing, hunting and his farm.  His children will always carry fond memories of holding their dad’s hand while walking down the road or running a foot race with him wearing rubber boots.  Mr. Caldwell was preceded in death by his mother, Ida Izora Cleek Caldwell and his father, Elmer Rogers Caldwell; his wife, Helen Caldwell; and his daughter, Sandra “Gail” Caldwell.  He is survived by his son, Ronnie Caldwell; granddaughter, Kattie Sulouff; grandson, Zackery Prosser; great-grandsons, Joshua and Trevor Suloff; brother, Clofton Caldwell; and a host of nieces and nephews. The family received friends during visitation on Thursday, June 12, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Watson-North Funeral Home in Winchester. The funeral service will be conducted on Friday, June 13, 2014, at 2 p.m. from the Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church with Rev. J.D. Spencer and David Rosh officiating.  The body will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to the service.  His remains will be laid to rest alongside his late wife at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery with military honors bestowed.  Serving as pallbearers will be: Ronnie Cunningham, Roger Caldwell, Kent Turner, Dale Caldwell, Charles Caldwell and Robert Barnes. On-line condolences may be sent to www.watsonnorth.com  Watson-North Funeral Home, Cremation Center and Memorial Park in charge of arrangements, 405 Sharp Springs Rd., Winchester, TN 931-967-2345, Tommy North, director.

 

LISA MATNEY

TIPPS

 

TIPPS, Lisa Matney, age 54 of Winchester, passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systems of Winchester. She was born on July 18, 1959 in Orange Park, Fla., the daughter of Richard M. and the late Flora Sue Hull. She was a very loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and friend as well as a cook at the Franklin County Jail and a very loving foster parent to 52 foster children. She was preceded in death by her mother, Flora Sue Hull; sister, Virginia K. Matney; mother and father-in-law, Mary and Virgil McAllister; and nephews, Larry Mayo and Landy Matney. She is survived by her husband, Alton Tipps; father, Richard M. Hull; daughter, Jeni (Jim) Hardy; and son Ricky Tipps, all of Winchester. She is also survived by three brothers, William Fred (Debbie) Matney of Saint Cloud, Fla., Sidney Paul (Joyce) Matney and Jackson Reid (Jane) Matney, both of McMinnville; a sister, Theresa Star (Warner) Hull of Winchester; and children by choice, Amy Stinson (Jamie) Ocheltree and Samantha Bush (Tony) Fulmer, both of Winchester and Jennifer Stinson (Terry) Prime of Spokane, Wash.; grandchildren, Jessica Bush (David) Green, Jordan, Veronica, IzzyJo, Mackenzie, and Zachary Hardy, Ryan, Tyler, and Emma Ocheltree, Kara, Jaci, and TJ Fulmer, Madeline and Amelia Prime; and several nieces and nephews. She will be loved and missed by all who knew her. Visitation with the family will be held on Friday, June 13, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. A celebration of life will be held on 5:00 pm Friday, June 13, 2014, at 5 p.m. at Estill Springs Church of Christ, located at 606 S. Main St. in Estill Springs.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The National Foster Parent Association, 2021 E Hennepin Ave #320, Minneapolis, MN 55413-1769, www.nfpaonline.orgMoore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

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CARLTON DUNCAN STARNES JR.

 

STARNES, Carlton Duncan Jr., age 70 of Huntland, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2014, at his residence in Bean’s Creek.  A native of Franklin County, he was a 1962 graduate of Franklin County High School.  He enlisted in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Era.  He proudly served his country in Vietnam as a parachute rigger and later as paratrooper.  Following his service to our country he began a 17-year career in Civil Service where he repaired parachutes.  During that time, he lived and worked in the western part of the United States. Following retirement, he did upholstery work and was considered a perfectionist.  During his spare time, he enjoyed hunting, shotguns, and western movies.  He was also an avid horse lover, especially Tennessee Walking horses and each year he attended The Celebration in Shelbyville.  Above all, he was a loving father and grandfather and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.  Mr. Starnes was preceded in death by his mother, Emily Ashburn Starnes and his father, Carlton Duncan Starnes, Sr. He is survived by his best friend and life companion, Brenda Ashley of Huntland; sons, David Starnes of Gainesville, Fla. and Michael Starnes of Wichita Falls, Texas; sisters, Carol (Clay) Barstad of Capital Hill and Nancy (Bob) Elkins of Madison County, Ala.; his close friends, Clouse Wells and Timmy George; a host of nieces and nephews; and extended family, Amy (Jimmy) Clark, Christy (Chris) Brannon, Frank (Becky) Ashley and their children, Hope and Heather Clark, Cameron, C.J. and Caden Brannon, Zeldan and Zendaya Ashley.  The funeral service was conducted on Thursday May 22, 2014, from the chapel of Watson-North funeral home with Chaplain Richard Barger officiating.  His remains were laid to rest at Watson-North Memorial Park in Winchester with military honors bestowed.  Serving as pallbearers were: Frankie Ashley, Don Wells, Timmy George, Clint Fanning, Mickey Elkins and Arnie Elkins.  Serving as honorary pallbearers were: Clay Barstad, Bob Elkins, George Wells, Dee Harriman, Chris Brannon and Clouse Wells. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to nurse, Wanda Estes and Alive Hospice for the care and support they provided during Mr. Starnes’ illness. A very special thanks is extended to devoted friends and caregivers, Crystal and Timmy George.  On-line condolences may be sent to www.watsonnorth.com  Watson-North Funeral Home, Cremation Center and Memorial Park in charge of arrangements, 405 Sharp Springs Rd., Winchester, TN 931-967-2345, Tommy North, director.

 

Obits for June 17

 

WAGONER HUEY

BARE JR.

 

BARE, Wagoner Huey Jr. (Oct. 18, 1929 – June 10, 2014), age 84 of Hillsboro, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening, June 10, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Bare was born in Burnwell, WV, the son of the late Wagoner H. and Anna Mae Hughes Bare. He served his country as a TSgt in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and retired in 1967 with 20 years of service. He was also employed at Sain Construction Company and Allied Security. He was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd.
Mr. Bare is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Jessie Long Bare of Hillsboro; four sons, Wagoner H. “Ted” (Rita K.) Bare of Hillsboro, James David (Shari) Bare of Wildwood, Fla., Danny Ray (Shane) Bare of Beechgrove, and Phillip Matthew (Misty Valentine) Bare of Manchester; one daughter, Teresa Lynn (Stephen) Boyett of Tullahoma; one brother, Lanny Ross Bare of Charleston, WV; two sisters, Patsy Goff of Cape Coral, Fla. and Betsy Folden of Blacksburg, Va.; eight grandchildren, Christopher Allen Boyett, Aaron Boyett, Josh Bare, Tosha Bare, David Bare, Jr., Danny Bare, Jr., Ashley Bare and McKenzie Bare; and 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation with the family was held on Thursday, June 12, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Manchester Funeral Home in Manchester. Funeral services were conducted on Friday, June 13, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel in Manchester. Interment followed in the Rutledge Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, 223 Rosa L. Parks Ave., Ste. 301, Nashville, TN 37203 or the VFW, 130 Shelton Road, Manchester, TN 37355. Manchester Funeral Home, 214 E. Main St., Manchester, TN 37355, 728-3505 in charge of arrangements. www.manchesterfuneralhome.com

 

CHARLES R.

“CHARLIE”

ANDERSON

 

ANDERSON, Charles “Charlie” R., age 54 of Decherd, passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014, at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System-Winchester.  He was a member of the Decherd Nazarene Church and worked in finance as a district manager.  He was preceded in death by his father, Milton Eugene Anderson.  Survivors include his wife, Mickie Sue Sons Anderson; mother, Mary Louise Anderson; sons, Billy Joe Ray Anderson, Paul Anderson and Charles Eugene Anderson, all of Decherd; brothers, Murrell Eugene Anderson of Valparaiso, Ind. and Marion Lamar Anderson of Surprise, Ariz.; sister, Elizabeth Inman of Estill Springs; and grandchildren, William Brooks Anderson, John Christian Anderson, Hunter Browning Anderson, Logan Alexander Anderson and Sryniti Phaith Anderson.  Visitation with the family was held on Saturday and Sunday, June 14 and June 15, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester.  Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 16, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Brian Nave officiating.  Interment was in the Mt. Garner Cemetery in Decherd.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

ANNE MAE

SHELTON

 

 SHELTON, Anne Mae, age 88, of Lynchburg, departed this life on Friday, June 13, 2014, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville following an extended illness.  She was born in Nashville to the late John and Virginia Wilson Myers. Ms. Shelton was a homemaker who prided herself for being one of the original Rosie the Riveter’s during WW II.  She was an avid golfer and past president of the golf association at the McCabe Golf Course in Nashville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Jim Shelton; two brothers, Malcolm Myers and John B. Myers; and two sisters, Mary Lou Myers and Virginia Brown.  She is survived by her daughter, Gayle Shelton of Lynchburg, several nieces and nephews, and a close friend, Penny Miller of Woodbury.  Visitation for the family of Ms. Shelton was held on Monday, June 16, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, June 16, 2014, in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services in Estill Springs. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 16, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Grant Funeral Services with Bro. Randy Jackson officiating.  Interment followed in the Marble Plains Cemetery in Winchester.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

Obits for June 20

 

ANTHONY

PASSERO JR.

 

PASSERO, Anthony Jr., age 65 of Estill Springs, passed from this life on Monday, June 16, 2014, at Harton Regional Medical Center in Tullahoma.  He was born on May 24, 1949, in Decherd. He was the Supervisor of Environmental Services at Harton Regional Medical Center.  He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1968 until 1971 and was a veteran of Vietnam.  Anthony loved to fish, to follow Chicago sports, and to play fantasy football. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Beverly Helms Passero; father, Anthony Passero Sr.; mother, Esther Riddle Passero; daughter, Jennie Passero of Springfield; son, Johnny (Melanie) Huggins of Vaiden, Miss.; brothers, Ed (Dolly) Passero of Worth, Ill., John Passero of Estill Springs and Bill (Sue) Passero of Downers Grove, Ill.; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family received friends during visitation on Thursday, June 19, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. A celebration of life service was held on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel.  In lieu of flowers, please bring memorabilia and humorous stories in memory of Anthony. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

 

JAMES WILLIAM

FANNING

 

FANNING, James William, age 84 of Estill Fork, Ala. passed away on Monday, June 16, 2014, at his residence.  Mr. Fanning, a native of Francisco, Ala. was the son of the late Thomas and Biegie Sanders Fanning.  He was an auto mechanic and logging contractor. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and watching NASCAR racing.  He loved horses and dogs and gathering together with family and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Norine Mims and two great grandchildren, Aiden Dover and Abigail Henshaw. He is survived by his loving wife, Evia Lois Mullican Fanning of Estill Fork, Ala.; two sons, Michael Fanning and his wife, Carol of Section, Ala. and Larry Fanning of Huntland; three daughters, Debbie Shafer and her husband, Lawrence of Skyline, Ala., Gail Wolfenden and her husband, Greg of Hobart, Ind. and Belinda Fanning and her husband, Phil of Clarksville; one sister, Pauline Bradford of Huntland; 20 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Visitation with the family was held on Thursday, June 19, 2014, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Beech Grove Methodist Church in Francisco, Ala. and on Friday, June 20, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Beech Grove Methodist Church.   Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Beech Grove Methodist Church. Interment will follow in the Beech Grove Methodist Church Cemetery.  Daves Culbertson Funeral Home, 401 N. Jackson St., Tullahoma, 37388, 455-3481. Send online condolences to the family at wwwdavesculbertson.com.

 

JERRY LEVESTER BRYANT SR.

BRYANT, Jerry Levester Sr., age 58 of Tullahoma, passed away on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at his residence.  A native of Montgomery County, he was the son of the late Jerry B. Stacker and Margaret Outlaw-Bryant. Jerry was a faithful member of the Blessed Hope Pentecostal Church where he played the bass guitar.  He was a devoted Christian man who was loved by many.  In his early years he was a sergeant in the U.S. Army. He then went on to work for the Federal Protective Services of Nashville.  He was a man of very few words, but a man who spoke wisdom.  He was a peaceful man. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Karl Bryant and Jerry B. Stacker Jr. He leaves to cherish his wife, Mary Johnson-Bryant; son, Jerry Bryant Jr.; daughter, Rochelle (Rashid) Bond of LaVergne; sister, Felicia Bryant of Madison; brothers, Dwight (Jackie) Bryant of Fayetteville, Ga.; Melvin (Brenda) Stacker, David (Michelle) Stacker, and Tracy Stacker, all of Clarksville; one grandson, Tyshaun Johnson; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and beloved friends. Visitation with the family will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014, from noon to 2 p.m. at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home in Tullahoma. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with Bishop Young officiating. Daves Culbertson Funeral Home, 401 N. Jackson St., Tullahoma, 37388, 455-3481. Send online condolences to the family at wwwdavesculbertson.com.

 

Death notices

 

WALDEN, Joe N., age 71 of Calhoun, Ga. died on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Arrangements will be announced later. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.

 

ANDERSON, Douglas Elisha, age 55 of Tracy City, died Sunday, June 15, 2014. Funeral service was June 18, 2014 at Foster and Lay Funeral Home. Interment was in Coalmont Cemetery. Foster and Lay Funeral Home.

THOMAS ALLEN

YATES

 

YATES, Thomas (“Tom”  / “Tommy”) Allen, passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at his residence in Sewanee. He was born on June 27, 1945, in Sewanee. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mccord and Lucia Yates.  He is survived by Jane Yates of 27 years; his brother, Charles (Rod) and Saundra Yates of Manchester and nieces Leslie (Kevin) Sherrill of Manchester and Terri (Tom) Hutchison of Lewisburg. Tom’s special sidekick, Jolene McBee, and his dearest friend and companion to the end, his dog, Carmella. In addition, he is survived by Ben Gipson of Cranbrook, Canada; William F. McBee, Jr. and Johnny Johnson of Sewanee, his close long-time friends. In early years, Tom was active in scouting, achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.  He played in the Mountain Valley Baseball League.  He was an avid golfer until his declining health. He attended four years at the Sewanee Military Academy, graduating in 1963.  He attended one year at the University Of The South, and then transferred to Tennessee Tech for four years with a BS degree in history.  He went into the Army from Nov. 1969 to Nov. 1974. He served in Vietnam from Nov. 1971 to April 1972 as first lieutenant as a logistics officer at Cam Ranh Bay. He returned to school at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville, Ala. for teaching credits.  He taught at Grundy County High School for eight years. He ended his working career in Sewanee at the United States Post Office in December of 2005 as a mail route carrier for a period of 20 years. He was an Episcopalian by faith.  Visitation with the family will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Jane Yates’ home, 655 Bob Stewman Road, Sewanee (598-5345).  Light refreshments will be served. A later date is still pending on intered of ashes at the Eastern Star Cemetery in Sewanee. The service will be private. Footnote: “Let’s never forget our Vietnam Vets ones living and ones that have passed.” “Peace be with all of them.” Jane Yates

 

 

 

JAMES CHARLES BROWN 

JAMES CHARLES

“JIM” BROWN

 

BROWN, James Charles “Jim,” age 66, died on Wednesday, June 19, 2014. He is loved and remembered by his wife, Lois Brown; daughters, Sheila Interrante and Krys Johnson; sisters, Susan Bannon, Joan Pradella, Jeanette Edwards and Rose Rennau; and grandchildren, Samuel Neal, Charlotte and June Johnson. He was a beloved husband, father, brother and friend.  Mr. Brown retired as a sales and marketing executive with Exxon and real estate broker with ReMax MountainView Realty. He was a tireless servant of his community and church and was a consummate salesman, storyteller, environmentalist, water-skiing enthusiast and coach.  A memorial service was held on Sunday, June 22, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Christ the King Anglican Church in Decherd. On-line condolences may be sent to www.watsonnorth.com  Watson-North Funeral Home, Cremation Center and Memorial Park in charge of arrangements, 405 Sharp Springs Rd., Winchester, TN 931-967-2345, Tommy North, director.

 

JAMES

MARSHALL

HAWKINS SR.

 

HAWKINS, James Marshall Sr., (March 21, 1939 – June 19, 2014), age 75 of Sewanee, passed away on Thursday evening, June 19, 2014, in Emerald-Hodgson Hospital in Sewanee. He was a son of the late Jack Horace Hawkins Sr. and Katherine Elizabeth Mooney Hawkins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Pauline, Jack, Jr., John, Robert, Martha Ann, Marguerite, Joe and Janice. Marshall was well known in the area for many things. He loved guns and shooting and had served as a Franklin County constable for several years. He had also operated an auto repair shop in Sewanee. One of his favorite self appointed duties was to work the school zone and provide a safe crossing to all of the school children in Sewanee. He is survived by his wife, Hazel M. Hawkins; children, Marty (Jane) Hawkins of Sewanee, Wendy (Roger) Seagroves of Tracy City and Kenny (Chris) Hawkins of Tulsa, Okla.; sisters, Vickie Sholey and Sue Hawkins of Sewanee; brother, Ed Hawkins of Manassas, Va.; grandchildren, Jamey, Jennifer, Mycheall, David, Craigs, Derek, Tarah, Lakyn and Dalton; and great-grandchildren, Jack, Daniel, Rylan and Max. A celebration of life service was held on Sunday, June 22, 2014, at 4 p.m. at the University Shooting Range, 1390 Jumpoff Road, Sewanee. Friends and family spoke and honored the life of James Marshall Hawkins during the service. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Cumberland Funeral Home, 207 Mabee Ave., Monteagle, TN 37356, 924-2381 in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net

 

MARYELLEN

SNYDER

LOWE

 

LOWE, Maryellen Snyder, age 94 of Belvidere, passed from this life Thursday, June 19, 2014 at her home on Chuwalee Bend Farm. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Alva William Snyder and Bessie Mae Bass Snyder.  Mrs. Lowe graduated from Rice University in Houston, Texas, where she was a member of the PALS literary society, and was elected queen of the annual Rice University May Fete. Maryellen married Jessup David Lowe, of Ogdensburg, NY, a graduate of the United States Military Academy, in 1943 at the West Point Chapel.  During her husband’s career with the U.S. Air Force, Mrs. Lowe lived in cities and on military bases throughout the country and overseas, including, Montgomery, Ala., Cape Canaveral, Fla., Washington, DC, Los Angeles, Calif., Paris, France, Tullahoma, and Vandenberg Air Force, Calif.  Upon her husband’s retirement from the Air Force, in 1974, Mrs. Lowe moved with him to their new home on their farm outside of Belvidere, where she lived for the remainder of her life. Mrs. Lowe was a member of various organizations including the Winchester Garden Club, Chapter Z of P.E.O Sisterhood, the General James Winchester Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the Confederacy.  While her husband was stationed at Arnold Engineering Development Center, she served as honorary president of the AEDC Woman’s Club.  Mrs. Lowe was a devoted member of Christ the King Anglican Church in Winchester. She was preceded in death by husband, Gen. David Lowe and daughter, Patricia Lowe. Surviving are daughter, Maryellen Lowe Nabulsi; sons, Jessup David (Diane) Lowe, Jr., William Wayne (Diane) Lowe and Wayne Marsh (Debra) Lowe; grandchildren, Laila Nabulsi, Karma Nabulsi, Sammie McNulty, John Lopez, Melanie Lopez, Jessica Litton, Heather Lowe and Tajah Downey; and six great-grandchildren.  Visitation with the family was held on Monday, June 23, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 23, 2014, at 11 a.m.  in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel with Father Bill Midgett officiating. Interment followed in the Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester.  Mrs. Lowe’s family wishes to express its appreciation for the special care provided by Home Instead Senior Care. Memorial donations may be made to the Christ the King Anglican Church Building Fund or to the Salvation Army. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com

SHEILA ANN

MILLER

HENDERSON

 

HENDERSON, Sheila Ann Miller, age 46 of Winchester, formerly of Dyer, Ind., departed this life on Sunday, June, 22, 2014, at her residence, after succumbing to a long battle with kidney disease.  She was born on March 7, 1968, in Chicago Heights, Ill. to the late Arthur and Sherra Bragg Miller.  Ms. Henderson was a self-employed cake decorator, owning her own bakery. She received a kidney transplant approximately ten years ago.  She had only recently moved to Tennessee to be close to family. She was a loving and caring sister and aunt.  Ms. Henderson loved to have fun and loved going to the beach. She did get to go on a cruise with her sister just a few weeks before her illness took a turn for the worse and just last week got to attend a family reunion in Chicago, Ill. she had so looked forward to.  Sheila is survived by her sister, Dawn Hayes; her husband, Jody of Winchester; a brother, Doug “Taz” Miller and his wife, Tabitha of the Pleasant Grove Community; and nephews, Garrett Hayes and Jeffery Long, both of Winchester.  Visitation for the family of Ms. Henderson will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m. at Grant Funeral Services in Estill Springs. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at noon in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Chaplin Michael Gass officiating.  Interment will follow in the Keith Springs Cemetery in Belvidere.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Kidney Foundation or to Kidney Donor Services by contacting Grant Funeral Services.  Online live viewing of the service is available by contacting Grant Funeral Services.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

SHIRLEY ANN

POWELL

 

POWELL, Shirley Ann, age 76 of Sewanee, departed this life to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Friday, June 20, 2014, at her residence, surrounded by her loving and devoted family and friends.  She was born in Sherwood to the late Elijah and Nancy Simmons Shetters.  She was employed for many years as a librarian working in Texas and Florida.  She was a devout Christian lady and was a member of the Midway Baptist Church.  She taught Sunday school and Vacation Bible School and helped out wherever she was needed.  Ms. Powell was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Irvine Lee Powell; sister, Edith Sons; and brothers, Roosevelt, Mac and Lij Shetters.  She is survived by her sons, Jamie Terrell of Sewanee and Kevin Terrell of Christmas, Fla.; a daughter, Patricia Powell of Cowan; sisters, Rose Robinson, of Winter Haven, Fla., Jean Taylor of Rainsville, Ala., Mary Johnson of Winchester, Fannie Swaim of Gainesville, Ga., Nan Hill of Pelham and Georgie Maxwell of North Carolina; brothers, Bill Shetters of Boaz, Ala. and Mike Shetters of Kissimmee, Fla.; her best friend and caregiver, Shirley Bromberg of Midway; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.  Visitation for the family of Ms. Powell was held on Monday, June 23, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services in Estill Springs. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 23, 2014, at 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Bro. Thomas George officiating.  Interment followed in the Cowan Montgomery Cemetery in Cowan. Grant Funeral Services.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.net Grant Funeral Services, 103 Peters Rd., Estill Springs, TN 37330, 649-3585 in charge of arrangements.

THOMAS
MARSDEN

ANDERSON JR.

 

ANDERSON, Thomas Marsden Jr., age 60 of Winchester, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at his residence.  He was born in Detroit, Mich. and had been a resident of Franklin County since June 20, 1993.  Mr. Anderson was employed as a stonemason and truck driver.  He is survived by his wife, Susan Anderson of Winchester; daughter, Christina Marie Anderson of Milwaukie, Ore.; stepdaughter, Melinda (Marc) LeFauchear of Winchester; sisters, Sandra Anderson of Winchester, Regina (Robert) Muir of Sterling Heights, Mich. and Catherine Blain of Mt. Clemens, Mich.; brother, David Anderson of Milan; and grandchildren, Zackeria Anderson of Milwaukie, Ore. and Cortney LeFauchear of Winchester.  Visitation with the family will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment will follow in the Franklin Memorial Gardens in Winchester.  Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. N.W., Winchester, TN 37398 in charge of local arrangements, 967-2222. Send on-line condolences to www.moorecortner.com


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