In Loving Memory: Obituaries Of The Week October 28, 2019

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In Loving Memory: Obituaries Of The Week October 28, 2019

In Loving Memory: Obituaries From Oct. 21 – Oct. 28, 2019

ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News)

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Obituary for Mark Wayne Blackburn

Mark Wayne Blackburn, age 63 of Springfield, passed away Monday, October 28, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital by St. Thomas Midtown.

The family will receive friends 4pm to 8pm on Wednesday, October 30th and 9am to 11am on Thursday, October 31st at Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier. The funeral service will follow at 11am at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Lights Chapel Cemetery.

Mark was born August 4, 1956 in Springfield, TN to the late William Johnson and Frances Lassiter Blackburn. He was also preceded in death by daughters, Marcy Blackburn, Kristy Blackburn; brother, Kenny Blackburn and sister, Marilyn Potetee.
He was employed at Unarco as a machinist. He loved bowling, going to the mountains, nature and wildlife, the 700 club and his family.

floral squareHe is survived by the love of his life, Audrey Blackburn; daughter, Amanda Blackburn; sisters, Darlene (Charles) Osborne, Kathy Gregory; grandchildren, Emily Blackburn, Jennifer Blackburn, Brannon Patton, Jonathon Patton; great-grandchildren, Kaidance McGuiggan and Knox.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Austin & Bell Funeral Home to assist with funeral expense.

Arrangements entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home, 2619 Hwy 41 S., Greenbrier, Tn.

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Obituary for Betty Ayers West

Betty Ayers West, 89, of Springfield, passed away on Monday October 28, 2019 at the home of her daughter.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday November 1st at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Reverend Jim Woodard officiating. Interment will follow in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Jorge Guadamuz Lopez, Mark Redfern, Travis Ayers, Sammy “Bo” Ayers, Nathan Fisher, and Clifford Gregory serving as pallbearers. . The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Mrs. West was born September 14, 1930 in Robertson County to the late George Clyde and Willie Henry Garrison Ayers. She graduated from the last class at Cedar Hill High School in 1949. Mrs. West was a homemaker and a member of Hopewell Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, canning, gardening, and was known for her homemade pickles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years: Marvin West, siblings: Thomas Ayers, Donald Ayers, Henry Ayers, Lois Robertson, Viola Anderson, Wilmoth Goodwin, and Julia Sneed.

floral squareMrs. West is survived by her son: William West of Springfield, by her daughters and sons-in-law: Melinda and Tom Stroud of Springfield, Mary V. Hodge of Greenbrier, Brenda and Tim Spelce of North Point, FL, by her grandchildren: Michael Stroud, Leslie (Josh) Hall, Kara (Jorge Guadamuz Lopez) Hodge, Allyson Spelce, and Megan Spelce, and by her great grandchildren: Dylan Stroud, Logan Hall, Jace Hall, and Jorge (Jorgito) Guadamuz Hodge.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Hopewell Baptist Church Missions fund

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Funeral arrangements for Henry Epheriam Jr. “Sly”

Arrangements for Henry Epheriam Jr. “Sly” service: Thursday, October 31, 2019 11:00am at W. D. Crowder Funeral Home 1800 John L Patterson St. Springfield, TN 37172.

Interment: Restlawn Memorial Gardens. Obituary to follow

Arrangements entrusted to W. D. Crowder Funeral Home

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Obituary for Ann Margaret Krisle

Ann Margaret Krisle, 91, of Springfield, passed from this life on Monday October 28, 2019 at The Waters of Springfield.

Memorial services will be conducted Saturday November 2nd at 11:00 a.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Reverend Michael Smith officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Oakland Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Miss. Krisle was born October 6, 1928 in Springfield to the late Arthur and Mamie Robertson Krisle. She was a member of Oakland Baptist Church. Miss. Krisle worked as a caretaker and sitter for people in their homes. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings: Vernice Porter, Ollie Mae Ogg, and Clebren Krisle, by her nieces: Martha Tate and Juanita Coffman, and by her nephew: Jerry Krisle.

floral squareMiss. Krisle is survived by her nieces: Charlotte Porter of Springfield, Paulette (Tommy) Burroughs of Goodlettsville, Betty Stewart of Cross Plains, Connie Swann of Cross Plains, Jane Covington of White House, Peggy (Clifford) Hooper of Daytona, FL, and Susan (Terry) Atchley of Springfield, and by her nephew: Mike Krisle of Cross Plains.

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Obituary for Harold Gene Denning

Harold Gene Denning, 85, of Cottontown, passed away on Monday October 28, 2019 at Skyline Medical Center.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday October 30th at 2:00 p.m. at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church with Reverend Russ Noss and Dr. Bill Owen officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery with Ryan Denning, Joshua Denning, Seth Broadus, Fletcher Broadus, and Mike Broadus serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Robertson County Funeral Home and then on Wednesday from 12 noon until service time at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.

Mr. Denning was born October 22, 1934 in Portland to the late James Evie and Pearl Knight Denning. He graduated from Portland High School, where he played football for the Portland Panthers. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines, having served during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Denning also played football for the Marine Corp while in service. He was a retired Construction Inspector for TVA and the Corp of Engineers. Mr. Denning was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and Shriner and was a member of the Portland Lodge. He loved working jigsaw puzzles and all types of sports, especially the UT Vols and Portland Panthers. Mr. Denning loved spending time with his children and grandchildren and always wanted to be involved in what they were doing.

floral squareIn addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings: Bobby Lewis Denning and Shirley Bandy. Mr. Denning is survived by his wife of 62 years: June Goostree Denning of Cottontown, his sons and daughters-in-law: Mark and Brenda Denning of Cross Plains, Danny and Laura Denning of Cottontown, by his daughter and son-in-law: Carol Denning-Broadus and Mike Broadus of Mauldin, SC, by his brothers: Jerry Denning and Frank Denning both of Portland, Bill Denning and Gary Lynn Denning both of White House, by his sister: Sue Dean of Red Boiling Springs, and by his grandchildren: Amber Denning, Ryan Denning, Joshua Denning, Jordan Denning, Seth Broadus, and Fletcher Broadus.

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Obituary for Herman Reeves “Jr.” Murphey

Herman Reeves “Jr.” Murphey, 66, of Cedar Hill, passed from this life on Thursday October 24, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

Memorial services will be conducted Wednesday October 30th at 1:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County with Reverend Andy Ward officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Garrison, Michael Cobb, Clyde Dean, Ronny Noles, Randy Holland, Danny Atchley, Kenneth Reynolds, and his Destin golf buddies. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Mr. Murphey was born December 28, 1952 in Springfield to the late Herman R. and Katherine Pierce Murphey, Sr. He was a graduate of Springfield High School Class of 1971, and then attended Austin Peay State University. He was the co-owner of the former Xanadu in Springfield and was a retired Lab Technician from Dupont. Mr. Murphey was a member of Mt. Denson Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He loved playing golf and pickleball, working crosswords, and going to Destin with family and friends. He was an avid TN Vols and TN Titans fan.

floral squareIn addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother: Robert “Bobby Dick” Murphey. Mr. Murphey is survived by his wife of 44 years: Pam Garrison Murphey of Cedar Hill, his daughters and son-in-law: Christie Murphey of Springfield, Kelly and Jeremy Richards of Springfield, by his son and daughter-in-law: Ryan and Vanessa Murphey of Greenbrier, by his sister: Linda Domnick of Rochester, MN, by his grandchildren: Bailey, Presley, JT, Tanner, and Tara, by several nieces and nephews, and by his most favorite, his Yorkie, Maggie.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Denson Cumberland Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Obituary for Larry Lee

Larry Gordon Lee, age 82 of Pleasant View, Tennessee, died, Sunday, October 27, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services will be held at Good Springs Free Will Baptist Church, Wednesday, October 30, at 2:00PM with Bro. Don Dungan and Bro. Randy Riggs officiating. Burial will follow in the Lee Cemetery in Coopertown with Matt Redfern, Bruce Drake, Todd Lee, Tommy Lee, Brian Edwards, and Mickey Drake serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Joe Greer, Chip Duke, Johnny Corlew, and the Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Department.

The family will receive friends at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, Tuesday, October 29th, from 2-8:00PM, and again on Wednesday from 11:00AM until the hour of service at 2:00PM at the church.

Mr. Lee was born on April 4, 1937 in Flewellyn, Tennessee to the late Herman and Gert Henderson Lee. He was a founder of the Pleasant View Volunteer Fire Department, a longtime manager of grocery stores in Pleasant View, and retired after 30 years driving the school bus for Cheatham County Schools. Larry was a beloved member of the staff of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View since opening in May of 2010. He served in the National Guard and was a member of Good Springs Free Will Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Charlie and Bobby Lee.

floral squareMr. Lee is survived by his wife of 63 years, Delcia Lee; sons, Terry (Paula) Lee, Donnie (LeeAnne) Lee; daughter, Debbie (Danny) Buchanan; grandchildren, Matt (Jamie) Redfern, Brittany Martin, Megan Lee, Gabrielle (Joshua) Weaks; and eight great-grandchildren.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Willowbrook Hospice at 125 Haven St., Hendersonville, TN 37075

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Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433

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Obituary for JR Reeves

Age 89 of Goodlettsville went home to be with the Lord Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Skyline Medical Center. He was born June 27, 1930 in Nashville, TN to JT and Rosie Cobble Reeves. He worked as a heavy equipment operator in the construction industry before his retirement. Mr. Reeves was a member of Millersville Community Church, where he served faithfully. He loved his church and spent each Sunday morning in prayer prior to services in the sanctuary. He was an avid fisherman, loved feeding the hummingbirds and enjoyed making homemade ice cream for everyone, especially his church family. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

He is preceded in death by his parents, JT & Rosie Cobble Reeves; wife, Joyce Redding Reeves; son, Tommy Reeves; sister, Evelyn Travis.

He is survived by his sons, Larry (Susan) Reeves, Westmoreland, TN and Darren (Pamela) Reeves, Hendersonville, TN; daughters, Patricia Ann Reeves, Fl, Faye (Scott) Taylor, Mount Juliet, TN; brother, Tom Ed Reeves, AR; sister, Francis Reeves, Nashville, TN; 4 grandchildren, Chasity, Ricky, Lexi and Katie Lynn; 12 great- grandchildren.

floral squareFuneral services are scheduled for Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 2pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House, with Bro. Martin Tudon officiating. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers and with military honors. Visitation is planned for Thursday, October 31, 2019 10am-2pm at the funeral home.

Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Danny Morris

Danny Wade Morris, age 61 of Clarksville, Tennessee, died Saturday, October 26th, 2019 in Clarksville.

Memorial services will be held at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, Wednesday, October 30th, at 6:00PM with Bro. Gene Parton officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home, Wednesday, October 30th, from 3:00PM until the hour of service at 6:00PM.

Danny was born on November 12, 1957 in Clarksville, Tennessee to Fred Morris and the late Marcia Jean Balthrop Morris. He was previously employed at Triton Boat Company.

floral squareIn addition to his mother, he is preceded in death by a brother, Roger Dale Morris.

In addition to his father he is survived by a son, Jeremy Morris; daughter, Renee Morris; sister, Dawn (Karl) Parshall; special friend, Linda Morris; and grandchildren, Austin and Aspen, and Terrance.

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Arrangements entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433

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Obituary for Timothy “Timmy” William Elmore

Timothy “Timmy” William Elmore, age 29 of Greenbrier, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019 in Ridgetop, TN.

Funeral arrangements are pending at this time and will be announced when available.

Timmy was born June 14, 1990 in Springfield to Tracy Elmore and Tammie Adcock O’Bryan. He was preceded in death grandparents, Richard and Lila Elmore and stepfather, Clint O’Bryan.

He loved anything that was nature. He loved hiking, camping, hunting and fishing. He loved his family and always was able to make people laugh. Last but not lease he loved his dog, Bella. He was of the Baptist faith.

floral squareHe is survived by his father, Tracy (Bonnie) Elmore; mother, Tammie Adcock O’Bryan; sister, Sarah (Shane) Kaatz; brothers, Adam (Megan) Elmore, Zachary Elmore, John Elmore; grandfather, Roger (Mary) Adcock; 7 nieces and 3 nephews. Pallbearers will be Adam Elmore, Zachary Elmore, John Elmore and Shane Kaatz.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier to assist the family with funeral expenses.

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Arrangements entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home 2619 Hwy 41 S., Greenbrier, TN

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Obituary for Patsy Ruth McMurtry

Age 86 of White House passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin. She was born April 15, 1933 in White House, TN to Van McCoy & Ezma Escue Jones. She worked at the Browser and was a member of White House First Baptist Church and the Joy Workers Sunday School Class.

She is preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Jim Balor; second husband, Charles F. McMurtry; one sister.

floral squareShe is survived by her sister, Jean Foerster, Gladwin, Michigan; cousins, Sam (Kathy) Escue and Steve (Patsy) Escue, both of White House, TN; several other cousins.

There are no services or visitation planned for Mrs. McMurtry. Her ashes will be inurned at Cole Family Cemetery in White House, TN.

Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Gloria Chambliss

Gloria Jeannette Chambliss, age 84 of Joelton, Tennessee, passed away peacefully, Thursday, October 24, 2019 at her home.

A Celebration of her Home Going service will be held at Lifehouse Fellowship Church at 223 Gifford Pl. in Joelton, Tuesday, October 29, at 12:00PM with Pastor Dwayne Lewis officiating. Burial will follow at Joelton Hills Memory Gardens with Sean Moule, Brent Miller, Bryan Laurenson, Ricky Sullins, Samuel Bruce, Michael Booker, Josh Randall, and Scott Kerr serving as pallbearers. Cheatham County Central High School class of 1953 will serve as honorary pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, Sunday, October 27th, from 12-6:00PM, Monday, October 28th from 2-7:00PM, and on Tuesday at the church from 10:00AM until the hour of service at 12:00PM.

Mrs. Chambliss was born on April 21, 1935 in Nashville, Tennessee to the late Walter and Louise Pardue Williams. She was a homemaker and lived her life for Jesus and was very involved in missionary work distributing Bibles in other countries. She was a member of the New Seasons Church and the Lifehouse Fellowship Church.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Walter Cernel Williams; and sister, Katie Whitaker.

floral squareMrs. Chambliss is survived by her husband of 66 years, Carl Chambliss; son, Nelson (Jamie) Chambliss; daughters, Carla (Ralph) Bruce, Lesa (Mike) Mulcahy; brothers, Robert Williams, Dennis (Karen) Williams; sister, LouLavonne “Tobby” Whitley; grandchildren, Sarah (Scott) Kerr, Rebekah (Sean) Moule, Tiffany (Brent) Miller, Hannah (Bryan) Laurenson, Ashley (Ricky) Sullins, Jessica Chambliss, Samuel Bruce, Michael Booker, Elanah Bruce; great-grandchildren, Josh, Sophie, Annabelle, Audrey, Eleanor, and Grayson; step- grandchildren, Justin McCain and Gloria (Nick) Garton.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433

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Obituary for Melissa Lucille Johnson

Age 51 of White House passed away October 23, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. She was born September 9, 1968 in Baton Rouge, LA to Edward William Henderson & Della Lurline Griffin. She worked as a registered nurse for Vanderbilt before becoming disabled. She enjoyed helping people and that was the reason that she became a nurse. She made friends with everyone she met and gave her all to everyone she tried to help. She was a second mother to many of Jared’s friends. She also loved her Canine companions, Cooper and Baxter.

floral squareShe is preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Johnson; step-father, “Mr. Glenn” Bennett. She is survived by her son, Jared Johnson, White House, TN; brother, Jon (Mariko) Henderson, Japan; step-brothers and step-sisters, Rhonda (Matt) Moore, Cheryl Crifasi, Stephen (Linda) Bennett and Michael (Heather) Bennett; cousins nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions are humbly requested to Austin & Bell Funeral Home to help Jared with funeral expenses.

Visitation is scheduled for October 25. 5:00 PM – 9:00 at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House. Graveside Service will be held October 26 at 3:00 PM – Hillcrest White House, TN

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Mildred Joyce Bean

Age 84 of Gallatin passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at NHC Sumner Place in Gallatin. She was born November 1, 1934 in Jellico, TN to Earl and Jessie Brown. She was a retired hotel/restaurant owner and was a member of Gallatin First United Methodist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Estes Bean; sister, Peggy Hicks. She is survived by her sons, David (Cindy) Bean, Keith (Lesli) Bean and Don (Donna) Bean all of Gallatin, TN; 4 grandchildren, Mandy (Jason) Locke, Bryan (Amy) Bean, Jordon Bean and Davis Bean; 10 great grandchildren.

floral squareFuneral service was held Monday, October 28, 2019 at 2pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Ted Hill officiating. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation was held Sunday, October 27, 2019 2-6pm and Monday, October 28, 2019 12-2pm at the funeral home.

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for James Michael Bullard

Age 66 of Cottontown passed away, Tuesday October 22, 2019 at Tri-Star Medical Center Portland. He was born July 23, 1953 in Nashville, TN to James Andrew & Marlene Alexander Bullard. He worked as the Manager of Customer Service Tech Services for Holley Performance before his retirement. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church. Mr. Bullard was an avid golfer, played softball and loved UT football.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Steve Bullard.

He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Janie McPherson Bullard, Cottontown, TN; sons, Zebulan Michael Bullard, Gallatin, TN and Dustin Cole Bullard, Murfreesboro, TN; step-sons, Ken Russell and Will Russell, both of White House, TN; daughters, Angela Joy (Robert) Williams, White House, TN and Heather Bullard, Memphis, TN; sisters, Pam (Keith) Nash, Bon Aqua, TN and Sandy (Gary) Gray, Rockville, TN; 4 grandchildren, Seth, Bryce, Sebastian and Danielle.

floral squareA memorial service was held Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 2pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Rev. H.D. Jones officiating. Visitation was held Saturday, October 26, 2019 9am-2pm at the funeral home.

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Jan Douglas

Henry “Jan” Douglas, age 72, of Hendersonville and formerly of Springfield, passed away Monday, October 21, 2019 at Hendersonville Medical Center.

A Visitation of Remembrance was held Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 4-7pm in the chapel of the Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield for all family and friends.

Mr. Douglas was born February 26, 1947 in Springfield to the late Richard Lee and Charlie Mae Hudgens Douglas. He worked in Management at HCA and liked to fish. He was a fan of Nascar and Alabama Crimson Tide football but loved his family, especially his kids and grandkids.

floral squareMr. Douglas is survived by his wife, Susan Bright Douglas; son, Stephen (Heather) Keith of Cottontown; daughters, Jessica (Robert) Clark of Ridgetop, Chelsea Leigh Douglas of Nashville and Lea Ann (Matt) Evans of MD; brother, Charles (Rosemary) Douglas of Pleasant View; and grandchildren, Cole Clark, Matthew Clark, Kinsley Ventress, John Ventress, Layla Keith, Katara Amons, River Keith, Olivia Evans, Nadia Evans, Ava Evans and Stella Evans.

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Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of these arrangements.

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Obituary for Mary Jane Cleveland

Mary Jane Hock Cleveland, age 75, of Nashville, passed away Monday, October 21, 2019 at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

A graveside service was held Friday, October 25, 2019 at 1:30pm at the Spring Hill Cemetery in Nashville. Burial followed with family and friends serving as pallbearers. No visitation was held prior to the graveside service.

Mrs. Cleveland was born January 22, 1944 in Huntsville, AL to the late Ruben and Mattie Maddle Hopkins. She was a homemaker and a Christian.

floral squareIn addition to her parents Mrs. Cleveland is preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Cleveland and six of her brothers and sisters.

Mrs. Cleveland is survived by her son, Gary Cleveland of Nashville; sister, Betty Akins of Springfield; and a host of nieces and nephews and loving friends.

Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of these arrangements.

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(Updated) LAST WEEKS OBITUARIES

Obituary for Barbara Gail Heady Dixon

Barbara Gail Heady Dixon, age 74 of Springfield, TN died Sunday October 20, 2019 at the Residence at Alive Hospice in Nashville.

Funeral services were held at 2 pm on Thursday October 24, 2019 in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with James Walker officiating. Burial followed in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Jade Dixon, Corey Mayo, Clint Mayo, Daniel Thacker, Shane Patterson and Chris Shouse serving as pallbearers. Steve Baldwin served as an honorary pallbearer. The family received friends at the funeral home on Wednesday October 23rd from 4 until 8 pm and again on Thursday from 10 am until the hour of service at 2 pm.

Barbara was born August 12, 1945 in Livingston, Tennessee to the late William H. Heady and Eudean Walker Heady. Her husband, Domer Gene Dixon and brother, Charles Michael Heady also preceded her in death. She was a member of Rock floral squareSprings Baptist Church and was an accomplished and well known artist who created works in charcoal, pastels and oils. Barbara loved reading and to work in her flower garden.

Surviving her are her son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Teri Dixon of Springfield; daughters and son-in-law, Kathy and Chris Dugan of Springfield and Lisa Patterson of Greenbrier, TN eight grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and sister-in-law, Sue Heady.

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Obituary for Chester D. Woodard

Chester D. Woodard Age 56 – On Saturday, October 12, 2019, Chester Woodard, father of two children, passed away at age 56. Chester was born on August 18, 1963 in Springfield Tennessee.

He gave his life to Christ at a young age at New Wells Grove in Barren Plains, TN. He attended East Robertson Schools and was known to be a great basketball player.

He had a passion for working and watching the Dallas Cowboys. Chester worked for Electrolux for twenty years, Johnson Electric for seven years, and many other jobs.

He was preceded in death by father, Arthur and mother, Doretha Woodard and a brother James Lee.

He is survived by four children: sons, Aaron D. Bunton of Athens, GA and DeShawn Dunn; daughters, Keyshiah Dunn and Myranda Woodard; three grandchildren, floral squareGionni Woodard of Springfield TN, Dionni Woodard and Tria Nowden. A devoted companion, Linda Faye Dowlen; three brothers, Curtis Woodard, Jeffery Lee and Frankie Woodard; five sisters, Joyce Lunsford, Deborah Smith, Linda Smith, Evon Woodard, Vickie Chambers and a host of nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral Services were Saturday, October 19, 2019 at St. James Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Gerry Jones, Eulogy and Officiant.

W. D. Crowder Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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Obituary for William Thomas “Billy” Jones

William Thomas “Billy” Jones, 92, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday October 20, 2019 at NHC Healthcare in Springfield.

Funeral services were conducted Wednesday October 23rd at 2:00 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Reverend Michael Smith officiating. Interment followed in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Austin LaBorg, Mason LaBorg, Jamie LaBorg, Tim Ross, Richard Traughber, and Butch Jones serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were the McDonald’s Coffee Club. The family received friends from 12 noon until service time on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Jones was born November 19, 1926 in Springfield to the late Ben and Mary Frances Morris Jones, Sr. He was a retired mechanic and the former owner of Springfield Auto Clinic. Mr. Jones was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. He was a charter member of the McDonald’s Coffee Club and he loved collecting and restoring antique cars.

floral squareIn addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter: Teresa Jones Ross, by his brothers: Mitchel Jones, Delbert Jones, Ben Jones, Jr., and Richard “Cotton” Jones, and by his sisters: Mary Frances Jones Johnson and Dorothy Jones Mefford. Mr. Jones is survived by his daughter: Esther Jones of Springfield, by his sister: Pauline Jones Traughber of Springfield, by his grandchildren: Jeff (Kristi) LaBorg, Jamie (Tabitha) LaBorg, Tim (Lynn) Ross, and Tammy Ross, by 5 great grandchildren, and by 1 great great grandchild.

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Obituary for Ray Fyke

Ray Gordon Fyke, age 77, of Senoia, GA and formerly of Robertson County, passed away Sunday at Hocking Valley Community Hospital in Logan, OH.

Funeral services were held Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2pm in the chapel of the Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Pastor Eric Limbo officiating. Burial followed in the Elmwood Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

Visitation was held at the funeral home on Sunday from 1pm until the time of service at 2pm.

Mr. Fyke was born May 6, 1942 in Cedar Hill to the late Ray Garland and Lorelle Goodwin Fyke. He worked as a truck driver. Mr. Fyke loved playing the guitar, country music, playing golf and his animals.

floral squareIn addition to his parents Mr. Fyke is preceded in death by his brothers, Jesse Troutt and Jimmy Troutt. Mr. Fyke is survived by his wife, Beverly Koch Fyke; his children, Kenneth Fyke of GA, Terri (Mark) Dandrea of OH, Tammy (Rex) Hardin of OH, Tonya Moody of GA and Tenille (Jon) Partlow of GA; 11 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren with 2 on the way.

If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the ASPCA. Any donations may be sent in c/o Austin & Bell.

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Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of these arrangements.

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Obituary for Walter Dye Clinard

Walter Dye Clinard, age 84 of Cedar Hill, died Friday, October 18, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, October 21, 2019 at 3:00 PM in the Oakhurst Chapel of Robertson County Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Ellis officiating. Burial followed in Heads Church Cemetery with Jason Ellis, Jeff Ellis, Jamie Ellis, Rob Ellis, Ron Balthrop, and Randy Seay serving as pallbearers. The family received friends at the funeral home Sunday from 1 until 5 PM and Monday from 12 noon until the hour of service.

Mr. Clinard was born January 20, 1935 in Robertson County to the late Ranel Burton and Avie Hilda Hunter Clinard. He was a member of Heads Freewill Baptist Church, where he was a deacon for many years, and was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked at Acme Boot for many years and then worked for the Cheatham County Highway Department. He was very good at working with his hands doing wood working and metal crafting. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Melva Dean Seay

floral squareHe is survived by his wife of 59 years, Evangeline Ellis Clinard of Cedar Hill; and son and daughter-in-law, Andrew and Melissa Clinard of Cedar Hill.

The family request, if so desired, for memorial contributions to be made to Heads Church Building Fund. All donations can be sent c/o Robertson County Funeral Home.

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Obituary for Tony C. “Dog” Satterfield

Tony C. “Dog” Satterfield, died Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, October 21,2019 at 1:00 PM at Milldale Chapel with Tim Harris officiating. Burial followed in Cross Plains Cemetery with Randy Searcy, Jimmy Offutt, Jim Fisher, Harold Pearson, Jeff Yates, and John Rippy, Jr. serving as pallbearers. The family received friends at the funeral home Monday from 11 AM until the hour of service.

Mr. Satterfield was born October 3, 1954 in Springfield to the late Horace T. and Margie Yates Satterfield. He was a member of Cross Plains United Methodist Church and was retired from the Robertson County floral squareHighway Department.

He is survived by his son, Ryan Thomas Douglas of Springfield; and grandchildren, Jeremy Douglas and Aden Scruggs.

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Milldale Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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Obituary for J.W. Jones, age 78 of Springfield

J.W. Jones, age 78 of Springfield, died Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Oakhurst Chapel of Robertson County Funeral Home with Rev. Duncan Leavell and Mark Reeves officiating. Burial followed in Springfield Memorial Gardens with Montana Jones, Kyle Jones, Dustin Jones, Chance Jones, Jodie Jones, John Epley, Dustin Epley, and Junior Jones serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer was Josh Powell. The family received friends at the funeral home Friday from 3 until8 PM and Saturday from 11 AM until the hour of service.

Mr. Jones was born March 16, 1941 in Robertson County to the late James M. and Lois Jones. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. He worked for many years as a dairy farmer and then worked and retired from Electrolux. He enjoyed watching his family play sports, doing karaoke, and watching RFD TV, especially Hee Haw. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Michael D. Jones and two brothers, Bobby and Ray Jones.

floral squareJ.W. is survived by his wife, Betty Jones of Springfield; sons and daughters-in-laws, Junior and Melissa Jones of Springfield, Jeff and Tina Jones of Adairville, KY, Joe and Dawn Jones of Springfield, and Jay and Kim Jones of Springfield; brothers, Carl Jones and Wayne Jones both of Springfield; sisters, Lois Plesinwizz of Detroit MI, Judy Dowlen and husband, Jim of Joelton, and Wanda Howell of Springfield; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.

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Robertson County Funeral Home in Springfield, TN is in charge of arrangements

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Obituary for Jo Ann Cook

Jo Ann Cook, age 85, of the Owens Chapel community in Springfield, died on Monday, October 14, 2019, at NorthCrest Medical Center.

Funeral Services were conducted at 11 am on Friday, October 18, 2019, in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Bro. Doug Spain and Pastor Don Law officiating. Burial followed in the Springfield Memorial Gardens with Chad Cook, Curt Cook, Bernie Hudgins, Danny Cook, Tyler Cook, Colton Hudgins, and Collin Cook, serving as pallbearers. Danny Dean, Lorne Green, and Owens Chapel United Methodist Women served as honorary pallbearers. The family received friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 4 pm until 8 pm.

Jo Ann was born on August 3, 1934, to the late Joe D. and Earline Hornberger Chowning. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Lovel Travis Cook; her grandson, Travis Cook and her great-granddaughter, Malia Britt Head. She was a member of Owens Chapel United Methodist Church. Ms. Cook was a homemaker who loved sewing, gardening, and her Owens Chapel United Methodist Women Day Group.

floral squareShe is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law; Charlie and Marilyn Cook of Springfield, Mark and Farah Cook of Springfield, and Brian and Mary Cook of Springfield, her brother; Robert Wayne Chowning, six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and one great great-grandchild.

If so desired, the family request that memorial contributions be made to Owens Chapel United Methodist Church. All donations may be sent in care of the Robertson County Funeral Home.

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Obituary for Eddie Mac White Sr

Eddie Mac White Sr, age 67 of Cross Plains, TN died Monday October 14, 2019 at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, TN.

Funeral services were held at 2 pm on Wednesday October 16, 2019 in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Mike Woodard officiating. Burial followed in Cross Plains Cemetery with Delvin Hester, Frankie Wells, Harold Pearson, Glenn Jackson, Dale Jackson, Randy Searcy, Mike Woodard, David Mason, Mark Mason and Vince Starks serving as pallbearers. Jennifer Miller, Dean Searcy, Larry Searcy, Eric Searcy, Daniel Pearson, Caleb Starks and nieces and nephews served as honorary pallbearers. The family received friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 am until 2 pm.

Eddie Mac was born August 9, 1952 in Robertson Co, TN to the late Edward C. and Mallon Murphey White. His brother and sister-in-law, Emerson and Mary Alice Mason White and his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Henry and Mary Hall also preceded him in death. He was a member of Owens Chapel UMC but attended Cross Plains UMC. He loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing and was a member of the French Lick Rifle Club.

floral squareSurviving Eddie Mac are his wife, Cheryle Jackson White of Cross Plains; sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and April White of Cross Plains and Mack and Suzanne White of Owensboro, KY; brother and sister-in-law, Ralph and Lanell White of Springfield; grandchildren, Drew, Tyler, Aiden, Celeigh and Silas White; mother-in-law, Mildred Jackson; brothers-in-law, Glenn Jackson, Dale Jackson, Randy Searcy; Sisters-in-law, Theressa Searcy, Edith “Sister” Claborn and a host of nieces and nephews.

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If so desired, the family request that memorial contributions may be made to either the Cross Plains UMC or St. Jude. All donations may be made in care of the Robertson County Funeral Home

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Obituary for Alice Ann Harris

Age 72 of Cottontown passed away, Sunday October 20, 2019 at Skyline Medical Center. She was born December 29, 1946 to Leland Roger & Forrestine Franklin Lockhart. She worked as a nurse for the State of Tennessee before her retirement. She enjoyed trips to the mountains, watching the hummingbirds feed at her home and she was an avid sports fan. She attended Walnut Grove United Methodist Church.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Gordon Harris; two brothers, Jack Lockhart and Thomas Lockhart.

She is survived by her daughter, Lori Harris (Patrick) Binkley; sons, Clay (Sara) Harris and Kevin (Trish) Harris all of Cottontown, TN; brothers, Larry (Dean) Lockhart, Columbia, TN, Randy Lockhart, Hermitage, TN and Steve (Barbara) Lockhart, Lexington, KY; sister, Kay Lockhart, CA; six grandchildren, Victoria, Caleb, Graeson, Addy, Lily and Lane.

floral squareFuneral service was held at 10am Wednesday, October 23, 2019 in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Rev. Sandy Shawhan officiating. Interment followed in Walnut Grove Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation was held Tuesday, October 22, 2019 2-4pm and 6-8pm & on Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Dwayne Keith Evans

Age 59 of White House went home to be with the Lord Saturday, October 19, 2019 at his home. He was born August 26, 1960 in Owensboro, KY to Donald Diego & Mary Ellen DeJarnette Evans. He worked as the Public Health Administrator for the State of Tennessee before his illness and had previously been employed for 15 years as the District Manager of Middle Tennessee for Cracker Barrel. He loved playing guitar and was a friend to everyone he met. He was a tremendous husband, step-father, step-grandfather, brother, brother-in-law and uncle. He made a great impression on everyone he met and his legacy of love will live on forever.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Luanne Evans, White House, TN; step-son, Christian Clinard, Hendersonville, TN; step-daughter, Katie Clinard (Matt) Rutkowski, Cleveland, TN; brother, Donald (Donna) Evans; nephew, Michael Evans, all of Louisville, KY; step-grandchild, Sloane Rutkowski; a host of other Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.

floral squareA Celebration of Life Funeral Service was held Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 6pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Rev. Steve Evans officiating and with Devon Righter, Greg Jennings, Melvyn Evans, Mike Urns and Greg Harris serving as pallbearers. Visitation was held Wednesday, October 23, 2019 2-6pm at the funeral home. Inurnment will follow on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2pm in Hillcrest Cemetery.

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Perry Glenn Willingham

Perry Glenn Willingham, age 65 of Springfield passed away Friday, October 18, 2019 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN.

No services are planned at this time.

Perry was born September 18, 1954 in Leeds, AL to the late Haskell and Mary Garrett Willingham.

He was a truck driver for AAA Cooper. He loved woodworking, Nascar, hunting and Alabama floral squareCrimson Tide football.

He also was a Championship Archer in Alabama

He is survived by wife, Bonnie Strange Willingham of Springfield and a brother, Terry Willingham of AL.

Obituary provided by The Austin & Bell Funeral Home

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Obituary for Christopher Mark Reska

Age 58 of Cross Plains, TN passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019 at his home. Mr. Reska was born March 28, 1961 in Teaneck, NJ to Anthony Michael & Urania Elizabeth Pimental Reska. He worked as a truck driver for SAIA Trucking before becoming disabled. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed woodworking, and listening to Bruce Springsteen music. He loved to make people laugh and was a devoted family man. He considered himself a real “Jersey Boy”.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Urania Reska; son, Nicholas “Nicky” Reska.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Amy Miller Reska, Cross Plains, TN; son, Justin (Camila) Cook, San Diego, CA; daughters, Lucy (Tim) Brummett, Ridgetop, TN, Ashlee Cook, Nashville, TN and Jessica Reska, White House, TN; father, Anthony Reska, Ft. Myers, FL; brother, Scott (Stephanie) Reska, NJ; sisters, Lori Reska, FL, Patti (Bill) Jatkevicius, CT and Andrea (Manny) Tome, FL; 3 grandchildren, Kylen Brummett, Phoenix Brummett and Thomas Cook.

floral squareFuneral service was held at 7pm Sunday, October 20, 2019 in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Bro. Bill Petty officiating. Visitation was held Sunday, October 20, 2019 3-7pm at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Bethany Ann Davis

Age 46 of Cottontown passed away Thursday, October 17, 2019 at her home. She was born April 23, 1973 in Madison, TN to Lawrence Hamilton Davis & Jill Scott. She was a 1991 graduate of White House High School, She received her Associated Degree in Accounting from Nashville Tech in 1994 and her Bachelors Degree in Finance from Tennessee Tech in 1997. She had been employed by Brooks Roofing and by White House Builders Supply. She enjoyed spending time in the water, especially water skiing. She also loved nature, animals and time with her friends and family. She enjoyed listening to music and was an avid Kid Rock fan.

She is preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Tommy & Velma Davis and her maternal grandparents, Willie Gray & Lillie Berley Scott; step-father, Joel Lamberth; step-sister, Mitzi Lamberth.

She is survived by her fiance’, Scott Gearing, Cottontown, TN; father, Lawrence (Opal) Davis, Cross Plains, TN; mother, Jill Lamberth, Cottontown, TN; brother, Brad Scott (Carol) Davis, Cross Plains, TN; sister, Laurie (Scott) Shumake, Greenbrier, TN.

floral squareFuneral service was held Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Bro. Steve Scott officiating. Interment followed in White House Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation was held Friday, October 18, 2019 4-8PM & Saturday, October 19, 2019 10AM until the time of the service at the funeral home.

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Remains rest at Austin & Bell Funeral Home 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000

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Obituary for Dylan Wayne Medley

Dylan Wayne Medley, age 25 of Ashland City, Tennessee, died Thursday, October 17th, 2019 in Ashland City.

A Celebration of Life was held on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 2 o’clock in the afternoon at Austin and Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View with Brother Don Dungan officiating.

The family received friends on Sunday, October 20, from 4pm-8pm and again on Monday from noon until the hour of service at 2pm at the funeral home.

Dylan was born on December 14th, 1993 in Nashville, Tennessee to Terry Medley and the late Stephanie Dawn Reeves. He was employed as a welder with Arcosa Marine.

In addition to his mother, he is preceded in death by his great grandmother, Dora Myatt; grandfather, Barney Raymond; and grandparents, Mert and Slayton Forsythe.

floral squareIn addition to his father he is survived by sisters, Taylor Medley of Ashland City and Hannah Reeves of Joelton; grandmother, Patricia Raymond of Joelton; great grandparents, Auda and Martha Brady of Nashville; aunts, Jennifer (Ryan) Davis of Ashland City, Cindy Raymond of Nashville, Darlene (Glenn) Duke of Joelton and Janice Cook of Joelton; uncle, Kenneth Brady of Joelton; cousins, Shawn Raymond, Mallory Davis, Deja Warren, Chrestiean Ivey; and numerous other cousins.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Overdose Lifeline, Inc., and may be sent c/o Austin and Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View.

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Arrangements entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Pleasant View, 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433

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Obituary for Jolandia T. Ellenburg

Jolandia T. Ellenburg, age 71 of Goodlettsville, TN passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at her home.

The family received friends 1pm to 3pm on Monday, October 21st with a memorial service following at 3pm in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home Greenbrier.

Jolandia was born in Nashville, TN on May 18, 1948 to the late Crispin and Ruby Thompson Tamayo. She was also preceded in death by 4 siblings. She was employed as a cashier at Walmart.

floral squareShe is survived by husband, Michael R. Ellenburg of Goodlettsville; daughters, Chelsey (Michael) Pullin of Goodlettsville, Samantha (Dennis) Robinson of FL, Anita Midkiff of Springfield; grandchildren, Jeremy Suter, Megan Oakley; 5 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard Tamayo; sisters, Shelly (Rick) Allen and Oudia Tamayo.

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Arrangements entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home, 2619 Hwy 41 S., Greenbrier, TN.

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Obituary for Chris Cockrill

William Christian Cockrill, age 77, of Adams, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2019 at his home.

A Memorial Service was held Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 3:30pm in the chapel of the Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Brother Joe Rushing and Billy Vogle officiating. Burial of Mr. Cockrill’s cremains followed in the Bellwood Cemetery.

Visitation was held at the funeral home on Thursday from 1pm until the hour of service at 3:30pm.

Mr. Cockrill was born October 10, 1942 in Nashville to the late Charles V. and Mary Johnston Cockrill, Sr. He worked as a Land Surveyor and was a member of the Connell Memorial Methodist Church. He was an active member of the TN KY Thresherman’s Association, the Adams Community Club and the Adams Fisherman’s Club.

In addition to his parents Mr. Cockrill is preceded in death by his brothers, Benjamin Franklin Cockrill and Charles V. Cockrill, Jr., sister, Mary Kinsbury Cockrill, and sons-in-law, Kevin Lawrence and John Morgan.

floral squareMr. Cockrill is survived by his wife, Sharon Ensley Cockrill; sons, William Christian Cockrill, Jr. of Hendersonville and Jeffrey Wall and Jonathan Wall, both of Adams; daughters, Tracy Cockrill Lawrence of Goodlettsville and Stephanie (Mark) Wall Morgan of Hendersonville; sister, Polly (Ron) Cockrill Ingram of Adams; seven grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.

If so desired memorial contributions may be made to the Adams Fishermen’s Club. Any donations may be sent in c/o Austin & Bell.

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Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.

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