Miscellaneous Cheatham County, Tennessee Obituaries

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Viola Cantrell
Viola P. Cantrell, 86, of Ashland City, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2001, at Skyline Medical Center, Nashville. 
Services were held Friday, Sept. 21 at Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home with Bro. Keith Parker officiating. Interment was at Spring Hill Cemetery in Nashville.
Nephews served as pallbearers.
Cantrell was born Nov. 28, 1916, in Williamson County. She was the daughter of William Andrew and Maggie Sullivan Pewitt. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by husband, Cornelius C. Cantrell and daughter, Wilma Hardcastle.
Survived by brothers, Dalton (Sadie) Pewitt, Goodlettsville, William (Mary) Pewitt, Whites Creek; sisters, Jewell Adcock, Whites Creek, Frances (John) Hocker, Nashville, Shirley (Jimmy) Little, Altus, Ark., Ruth (Lawrence) Towns, Whites Creek, Bertha (James) Cole, Madison; and son-in-law, Waldren Hardcastle, Madison.
Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Goldie Cothern
Goldie Willimina Cothern, 89, Ashland City, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2001, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Sept. 13 at Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home in Joelton with Bro. Cecil Boswell officiating. Burial was in Friendship Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Ashland City.
Cothern was born May 11, 1912, in Cheatham County, the daughter of Robert and Vinnie Krantz Perry. She was the wife of the late Edward “Bill” Cothern. She was a homemaker.
She was survived by daughters, Diana Noffsinger, Greenville, Ky., and Barbara Jane Binkley, Ashland City; sons, Billy Glenn Cothern and Charlie Hugh Cothern, both of Cedar Hill, and Carl Roy Cothern, Ashland City.
Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Dewey Fogus
Dewey Clifton Fogus, 75, of Ashland City, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2001, in Ashland City. 
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Cheatham County Funeral Home with Bro. Dan Harless officiating. Burial was in Cheatham Memorial Gardens, Pleasant View.
Pallbearers were Cotton Dawson, Joshua Dawson, Cory Matlock, Gabe Underhill, Ralph Jones and Torrey Rose.
He was a ship fitter for Nashville Bridge Company. 
He was preceded in death by his mother, Velma Louise Fogus, and his father.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Fogus of Ashland City; three daughters, Judith Fogus of Murfreesboro, Wanda Dawson of Pegram, Pamela Luna of Pegram; son, Richard Dale Fogus of Pegram; two sisters, Elsie Gibbs of Ashland City and Lois Morton of Goodlettsville; one brother, Elvis Toler of Ashland City; five grandchildren, Nakia Rose, Keisha Fogus, Joshua Dawson, Cory Matlock and Gabe Underhill, two great-grandchildren, Daulton Rose and Daelyn Rose.
Cheatham County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Nelly Alberta Harris
Nelly Alberta Harris, 80, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2001, at her home.
Funeral services were held Monday, Sept. 24 at Cheatham County Funeral Home with Brother Mike Dankson officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Nashville. 
Friends served as pallbearers. 
Survivors include her husband, James Elmer Harris; stepdaughter, Jane Micheline; and two step-grandchildren, Jason and Jennifer Micheline of Fort Orcard, Washington.
Cheatham County Funeral home was in charge of arrangements.

Javan Keith
Javan Keith, 48, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2001, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro after battling cancer for several years. 
Graveside services were held Sept. 19 at Will Smith Cemetery, Ashland City, with Rev. David E. Long officiating.
Family and friends served as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were Castle Heights classmates. 
He was a long time resident of Nashville and Murfreesboro and business owner of Javanco Electronics in Nashville.
He was preceded in death by parents, Javan and Peggy Keith, sister Wanda Keith, grandparents H.D. and Wanda Gupton. 
He is survived by wife, Cynthia Jo Keith and children, Jessica Jamin and Cayce Keith, all of Murfreesboro, two sisters Dixie and Donna Keith.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or a donation of a children's book may be made to your local school 
Arrangements were handled by Cheatham County Funeral Home.

Garlon Russell Sr.
Garlon H. Russell Sr., 71, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2001, at his residence in Pegram. 
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 3 p.m. at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home with Robert Davis and Roy V. Brock officiating. Burial will follow in Williamson Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Bo Hinkle, Johnie Bell, Michael Bush, Kris Russell, Kevin Hinkle and Jimmy Carney. Honorary pallbearers will be Cowles Chapel United Methodist Church members and Dr. Patrick Murphy and staff. 
He was born in Blount County, Ala., son of the late Charles Clayton Russell and Ethel Elizabeth Green Russell, and made his home in Pegram. 
He ran Urban Disposal for 26 years, the Smack Drive In in Franklin for four years and Farmer Bob's in Pegram for 10 years. He was a member of Cowles Chapel United Methodist Church. 
He is preceded in death by brother, Dave Russell and sisters, Lavada Sharp, Lois Crafton and Ziffie Russell.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Mrs. Dorothy J. Russell of Pegram; sons: Garlon H. Russell Jr. and wife Pam of Lavergne, Mike Russell and wife Melanie of Donelson; daughters: Sandra Short of Pegram, Joyce Bush and husband Mike of Antioch, Judy Bell and husband Johnie of White Bluff, Gail Hinkel and brother Bo of Hendersonville, brother: Archie Russell of Primm Springs, sister-in-law: Annie Grace Russell of Thompson Station, mother-in-law: Mrs. Edna Carney of Pegram, grandchildren: Samantha, Kaitlyn, Houston, Kris and Elizabeth Russell, Kim Brown, Denise Foster, Tommy Toombs, Tina Bush, Kevin Hinkle, Tonya Moore, 12 great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial may be made to Willowbrook Hospice of Franklin.
Williamson Memorial Funeral Home in Franklin is in charge of arrangements.

Mildred Bracy
Mildred Anderson Bracy, 93, of Joelton, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2001, at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 5 at the Oakland United Methodist Church, Joelton, with Rev. Alexander W. Delk and Rev. Rex Lehnis officiating. 
Grandchildren served as pallbearers. Burial was in Oakwood Church Cemetery. 
She was born May 8, 1908 in Cheatham County, the daughter of Sam Henry and Elba Babb Anderson. She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by husband, Verner C. Bracy. 
She is survived by daughter, Sammye (Charlie) Boehms, Clarksville; sons: Rex A. (Barbara) Bracy, Joelton, Lance B. (Pat) Bracy, Springfield, George K. (Wanda) Bracy, Joelton, Daniel Mark (Sharen) Bracy, Joelton; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters: Annalla Rushing, Bandera, Texas, Carolyn Terry, Helotes, Texas; brother, Fred C. Anderson, San Antonio, Texas.
Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home in Joelton was in charge of arrangements.

Mary Bradley
Mary Frances Bradley, 98, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2001, at HillCrest Health Care in Ashland City.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2001, at 1 p.m. at Boyd Funeral Home. Rev. Jack Mraz will be officiating. 
Burial will be in the Pleasant View United Methodist Church Cemetery, Pleasant View. 
She attended Murfreesboro and George Peabody Colleges, receiving a master’s degree in art. She taught school in Cheatham County and in Kentucky. Bradley was best known for her friendly smile and Holiday cut outs.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Bradley; mother, Nancy Basford Bradley; two brothers, Russell Bradley and John Bradley Jr.; two sisters, Lois Burney and Elizabeth Dowlen; and first cousin, Harry Dowlen who came to live with the Bradley family at the age of two years after the death of his father.
She is survived by one sister, Mrs. Evelyn Perry; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Tennessee Retired Teachers Association or the Cheatham County Public Library.
Boyd Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Nancy Harris
Nancy J. Harris, 85, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2001, at Baptist Hospital in Nashville.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 3 at Cheatham County Funeral Home with Bro. John Knott officiating. Burial was in the Cheatham Memorial Gardens in Pleasant View. 
Pallbearers were Bob Perry, Jerry Morris, Mardell Binkley, Wayne Harris, Joey Printy, Kenny Morris, Russell Boyd and Morris Mayo. 
She was preceded in death by husband, Filmore Harris.
She was a loving aunt. Left to cherish her memory are her nieces, Geraldine Printy of Hamilton, Ill., Janet Mayo of Cedar Hill, Juanita Winfrey, Melba Blue and Joyce Balthrop, all of Ashland City, Jean Mayo, Nashville, Flora Nell Harris of Ashland City, Annie Jane Vencil of Hamilton, Ill., Dixie Ellison of Akron, Ohio and Carolyn Pool of Ashland City; nephews: Jerry Morris of Grayson, Ky. Ronnie Morris of Akron, Ohio, Robert Perry of Sweetwater, Delcemore Morris of Ohio, Mardell Binkley of Owens Mill, Md. 
She was a homemaker and lifelong member of the Pleasant View Church of Christ. 
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to the Pleasant View Church of Christ Memorial Fund.
Cheatham County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Pearl Fambrough
Pearl Mai Fambrough, 69, formerly of the Ashland City/Clarksville area, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2001, at the Mt. Carmel East Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
Funeral services were held on Monday, Nov. 5 at Cheatham County Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Fox officiating. Burial was in the Smith-Neptune Cemetery. 
Family served as pallbearers. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Fambrough and a daughter, Linda Gail Binkley. 
She is survived by a son, David Earl Fambrough of Groveport, Ohio; daughter, Elaine Margaret Fambrough of Ashland City; mother, Margaret Brazzell of Columbus, Ohio; brother, J.C. Brazzell of Ohio; three sisters: June Spurlock of Ohio, Christine Blanton of Nashville and Wilma Wynn of Moss; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Cheatham County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Katherine Winn
Katherine Shepherd Winn, 92, Clarksville, died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001, at the Montgomery County Nursing Home.
Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 22 at McReynolds-Nave and Larson Funeral Home with the Rev. Stan McCormick officiating. Burial was in Sango Cemetery.
Family members served as pallbearers.
She was born on Jan. 3, 1909, in Montgomery County, the daughter of William Warner Clardy and Sarah Margaret Friel Clardy. She was the widow of Charles Thomas Winn Jr.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Neilson.
She was a retired teacher with 36 years at Montgomery County schools, including Woodlawn Elementary School. She also taught in the Cheatham County School system. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church and the Retired Teacher Association.
Survivors include four stepsons, Charles Winn of Clarksville, Don Winn of Ashland City, Michael Winn of Clarksville and Pat Winn of Nashville; a grandson; 13 step-grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library.
McReynolds-Nave and Larson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


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