In Loving Memory: Obituaries Of The Week November 27, 2016
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News)
Obituary for Sue Mantlo
Sue Lillian Mantlo, 91, of Cedar Hill, died Thursday November 24, 2016 at NHC Healthcare Center in Springfield. Funeral services will be conducted Monday November 28th at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Stanley West, Luke West, John West, Mike Arms, Jay Arms, and Carson Arms serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Mrs. Mantlo was born December 22, 1924 in Robertson County to the late Roland and Katie Brown. She was a retired waitress and was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church in Springfield. She loved sewing, crafts, gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her children: Lewis Mantlo, Jr., and Linda Kay Mantlo.
Mrs. Mantlo is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law: Beverly and Donnie Arms of Springfield, Patricia Reynolds of North Carolina, Elizabeth Mantlo of Adams, Rita and Terry Kirby of Crossville, Toni and Mike Caudill of Gadsden, eleven grandchildren and several great and great great grandchildren.
Obituary for Brian Michael Wiemelt
Brian Michael Wiemelt, 49, of Portland, died Wednesday November 23, 2016 in Nashville.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday November 28th at 4:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church with Father Anthony Lopez as Celebrant. Pallbearers will be Jeff Wiemelt, Mike Price, Mike Williams, David Rohman, William Holland, Jr., and Bill Balsman. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Robertson County Funeral Home. There will be no visitation on Monday prior to the service.
Brian was born December 27, 1966 in Decatur, IL. He worked as a Master Technician with Carrier HVAC, and was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Springfield. Brian enjoyed hunting, karate, classic cars, Clint Eastwood and John Wayne movies. He loved his wife’s cooking and his all-time favorite thing to do was spend time with his three girls: Lynn, Holly, and Brianna.
Brian is survived by his loving and devoted wife and daughters: Lynn Wiemelt, Holly and Brianna Wiemelt all of Portland, parents: Richard Glenn and Phylis Jean Wiemelt of Decatur, IL, brother: Jeff Wiemelt of Salisbury, NC, sister: Julie Wiemelt Stath of Rensselear, IN, and by several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holly and Brianna Wiemelt to be used for college expenses.
David S.E. Taylor of Greenbrier, died Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at his home. Funeral services were conducted Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 10:00 AM in the Oakhurst Chapel of Robertson County Funeral Home with Tim Harris officiating. Interment followed in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Kyle DeBerry, Brier Taylor, Chris Taylor, Chase Taylor, Joe Rice, and Sonny McMahon serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Korbin DeBerry, Kenny Harvey, and Dave Garmon. The family received friends at the funeral home Friday from 4 until 8 PM and Saturday from 9 AM until the hour of service.
Mr. Taylor was born June 9, 1946 in Williamson County to the late S.E. and June Saeger Taylor. He was a contractor, a veteran of the United States Army, and was a MASON. He was a member of USPSA, the IPSC, and the North Tennessee Practical Shooters. He was ranked 8th overall in unlimited in the Nevada State Championship, was a master class shotgun shooter, and was a NTPS master class pistol unlimited shooter.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Read Taylor of Greenbrier; son and daughter-in-law, David Adam and Rachel Taylor of Greenbrier; daughter and son-in-law, Lorie and Kelvin DeBerry of Elkton, KY; step-son, Kenny Harvey of Greenbrier; step-daughter, Alicia Harvey of Knoxville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Bill and Robin Taylor of Greenbrier and Eddie and Marty Taylor of Gordonsville; sister, Diane Thomas of Greenbrier; grandchildren, Kyle DeBerry, Korbin DeBerry, and Brier Taylor; and special caregiver, Cindy Stencel.
The family request, if so desired, for memorial contributions to be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. All donations can be sent c/o Robertson County Funeral Home.
Nettie Lucille Nixon, 84, of Ashland City, died Monday November 21, 2016 at her home. Graveside services were conducted Wednesday November 23rd at 3:30 p.m. in the Springfield Memorial Gardens with Pastor Craig Cross officiating. The family received friends on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Robertson County Funeral Home.
Mrs. Nixon was born May 5, 1932 in Robertson County to the late James Matthew and Zelphia Jane Bryant Frazier. She had worked as a nurse aide and worked in assembly at the former Tappen in Springfield. Mrs. Nixon was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, and she sculpted porcelain dolls.
Mrs. Nixon is survived by her husband of 66 years: Herman Nixon of Ashland City, daughter: Bernice Lucille Cook of Clarksville, sons: Bobby Joe Nixon of Springfield, Anthony Herman and Timothy Steven Nixon both of Ashland City, brother: Joseph Eugene Frazier of Ashland City, sister: Dorothy Sue Sandova of Ashland City, eight grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Obituary for Linda Lee Jackson
Age 73 of Springfield passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at her home. She was born January 4, 1943 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Loyal and Marie Funk Ewoldt. She worked as a homemaker and was a member of Donelson View Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, Mark E. Jackson, Springfield, TN; son, Scott Brian Jackson, Nashville, TN; daughter, Lynn Rae (Mark) Clemens, Scottsboro, AL; 3 grandchildren, Erica Jackson, John St. Clair and Marcus St. Clair; 4 great-grandchildren, Eli Smith, Bailee St. Clair, Carter, St. Clair and Ashton St. Clair.
There is no visitation and no service scheduled. Memorial contributions are requested to the American Cancer Society or to the Humane Society or Animal Shelter of your choice. Remains Rest At Austin & Bell Funeral Home In White House, Tn.
Obituary for Melissa Dawn Stagner
Melissa Dawn Roach Stagner, age 47 of Springfield, passed away Friday, November 25 at her residence.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home of Greenbrier Is in charge of arrangements. The family received friends 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Friday, December 2, 2016 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Greenbrier. The funeral service was held at 1:00 pm on Friday, December 2, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial followed in Springfield Memorial Gardens. Melissa was born September 29, 1969 in Robertson County, TN to the late Porter Ervin Roach and Elizabeth Bilyeu Roach. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
She is survived by her husband, James Jerry Stagner, Jr.; sons, James Bradley Stagner, Brandon Ross Stagner; mother, Elizabeth Bilyeu Roach; brothers, Allen Roach, Porter Roach, Andy Roach, Robbie Roach, Mark Roach, Arnold Roach, Tim Roach; sisters, Teresa Bellman, Lois Henley, Joyce Gwynn; grandchildren, Jamison Ray Stagner and Hunter Ray Stagner. Family and friends served as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Austin & Bell Funeral Home, 2619 Hwy 41 S, Greenbrier, TN 37073 to help with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made at www.austinandbell.com
Jack Willard Wilbur, age 85 of Greenbrier, passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016 at his residence.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home of Greenbrier is in charge of arrangements. The family received friends from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Saturday, November 26, 2016 and from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Sunday, November, 27, 2016 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier.
The funeral service was held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the funeral home with Rev. Randy Harmon officiating. Burial followed in Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
He was born in Nashville, TN on September 13, 1931 to the late Walter Charles and Ruth Jarrett Wilbur. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Virginia Estelle Wilbur; brother, Hubert Moore and grandson, Mickey Stratton.
He was a Veteran of the US Army and a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church. He is survived by sons, Wesley (Rhonda) Wilbur, Joel (Lisa) Wilbur; daughters, Sandy (Russell) Rigsby, Carol (Tommy) Anderson, Jamie (David) Kelley; brothers, Harold Wilbur, Frank Patton; sister, Ruth Gay; grandchildren, Marcus Stratton, Shane Anderson, Chuck Kelley, Ginny (Michael) Knight, Justin Wilbur Jarrett Wilbur and 5 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Shane Anderson, Chuck Kelley, Ginny Knight, Michael Knight, Justin Wilbur, Katie Eden and honorary pallbearer, Marcus Stratton.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Rock Springs Baptist Church or NorthCrest Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.austinandbell.com
Hazel Marie Walden Mayo, age 80 of Greenbrier, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at her residence. Austin & Bell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The family received friends from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Friday, November 25, 2016 and 10:00 am until 12:00 pm on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home. The funeral service was held at 12:00 pm on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the funeral home with Bro. Ronnie Burgess, Bro. Mike Smith and Bro. Jon Justice officiating. Burial followed in Lights Chapel Cemetery.
Hazel was born July 6, 1936 in Robertson County, TN to the late John E. and Dorothy Spain Walden.
She was a homemaker and a member of Boiling Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Rev. Ray Mayo; son, Lynn (Rhonda) Mayo; daughter, Cheryl Mayo; sister, Margaret (Lanny) Hester; 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Jerry Burns, Michael Burns, Dustin Burns, Matthew Mayo, Greg Mayo and Chuck Hatfield served as pallbearers. Online condolences may be made at www.austinandbell.com
Christopher William Armour, age 37, of Adairville, KY, passed away Monday, November 21, 2016 at his residence. Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier is in charge of arrangements.
The family received friends on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Greenbrier and from 9:00 am until 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at the funeral home. The Funeral Service was held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier Chapel with Rev. David Coulter officiating. Burial followed in Greenbrier Cemetery.
Christopher was born October 28, 1979 in Nashville, TN to Michael Armour and Diana Holland Grady.
He loved his children more than anything. He was always wearing a contagious smile and he also loved working with horses and computers. He is survived by his children, Leigha Peden, Triston Armour, Dakota Armour; father, Michael Armour; mother, Diana Holland Grady. Jason Adcock, Tina Nash Adcock, Billy Armour, Bobby Armour, Allen Nash, Jr. and Conn Raymer served as pallbearers.
In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Austin & Bell Funeral Home in his memory to help with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made at www.austinandbell .com
Sunday our Father took another beautiful angel. Angela Lynn Nevill, 46, passed away November 20th, 2016 at Alive Hospice. Angie was diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer just over four years ago. She was one of the strongest and most determined women, she fought so hard to win this evil battle against her body. Angie had a family to raise and she wasn’t going to let a little thing called cancer steal her will, but after time and so many treatments and setbacks, she finally asked God to take her home. After earning her LPN license, Angie worked in the healthcare field for most of her adult life, she touched so many lives while working with the Home Instead group, many of the clients asking for her by name. Angie loved her children and being a mom, making sure that their needs came before hers, her passion in life was reading, you could always find her with a good book in her hand, those books kept her company through all of her hospital stays and chemo treatments. She had a love for knowledge, always learning and passing her love of knowledge to her children.
Throughout her battle she still had the spirit to laugh, and what a wonderful laugh she had, it was infectious and contagious!
Angie is loved by so many family and friends and our hearts are broken but she is with our Father, in her Heavenly Home, at peace and free from the physical pain she has endured for far too long.
Angie is preceded in death by her beloved grandfather, James Wright. She is survived by her husband Jason, her son’s Steven, Codie and her daughter Kyndale. Angie is also survived by her parents, Barbara and James Miles and adoptive father, Leon Anderson. Her Grandmother “Gran” Barbour Wright, her sister, Nikki Anderson and her children, Emma and Wyatt. Her brothers, Eric Anderson and his wife Jennifer and their children Cody, Megan, Allana; Derrick Anderson and his wife DeeAnn and their children Tyler and Mariah. Angie is also survived by her loving aunts Joann Morris and Renee (Pasquale) Frey.
There was a Celebration of Angie’s life at the Hendersonville Austin & Bell Funeral Home Chapel from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 with a 7:00 pm Celebration of Life Service with her aunt Joann Morris Officiating.
The family would like to say a special, heartfelt thank you to Dr. Penaly and his wonderful nursing staff at Tennessee Oncology, St. Thomas West. All of her wonderful caregivers, friends and family that helped her on a daily basis and Alive Hospice for gently helping her leave this life for her eternal life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to a charity of your choice.
Age 93 of Cottontown passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at NHC Sumner in Gallatin. He was born March 2, 1923 in Goodlettsville, TN to Lyman Leroy & Lena Irene Meeks Lassiter.
He proudly served his country in the Army Air Corp and in the US Air Force during WWII, the Berlin Air Lift and in Korea. He loved fishing, bowling and was an avid reader. He was a frequent visitor of the library. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Dana Doyle; sister, Nettie Kemper.
He is survived by his wife, Donna Dodd Lassiter; son, Lyman M. Lassiter, Jr.; daughters, Karen Slunaker and Sheila Lassiter; 8 grandchildren, Ian Slunaker, Taylor Slunaker, Hannah Doyle, Tristan Doyle, Lyman Lassiter, David Lassiter, Steven Lassiter and Heather Sloan. Graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 11am in Forest Lawn Cemetery Goodlettsville, TN with military honors.
Visitation was held Tuesday, November 22, 2016 2-8pm at the funeral home. Remains Rest At Austin & Bell Funeral Home In White House, Tn.
Obituary for Daniel Chase Ausbrooks
Age 26 passed away November 19, 2016 in Pompano Beach, Florida. He was born June 17, 1990 in Nashville, TN to Jason and Mary Beth Maney Ausbrooks. He proudly served his country in the US Navy and was involved in mass communication and photography. He attended UT Chattanooga for 3 years, where he studied Accounting.
He attended First Baptist Church in Hendersonville He also served as a soccer referee in White House. He had a very outgoing personality, was a leader and was loved by all who knew him. He is survived by his parents, Jason & Mary Beth Ausbrooks, White House, TN; maternal grandmother, Becky Maney, Hendersonville, TN; brother, Jacob Ausbrooks, White House, TN and a special friend, Jessica.
Visitation is planned for Saturday, December 3, 2016 12-2pm at the Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House. Memorial service is scheduled for 2pm following the visitation in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. Phil Johnsey officiating.
Memorial contributions are requested to Cumberland Heights Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center 8283 River Road Nashville, TN 37209. Arrangements by The Austin & Bell Funeral Home In White House, Tn.
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