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Joshua L. Stamper  
Joshua LeRoux Stamper, 19, of Calvert City, Ky., died Sunday, April 22, 2001, at his home.
His remains were at the Austin & Bell Chapel in Green-brier where visitation with the family was held on Tuesday, April 24.
Memorial services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wed-nesday, at the funeral home with Rick Scott officiating.
Josh was born April 22, 1981, in Davidson County.
He attended Greenbrier High School and graduated from Red Boiling Springs High School.
He was employed by Wright Industrial Services, Evansville, Ind.
Survivors include parents, Li-sa and Richard Hudson, Green-brier, Chris and Robin Stamper, Calvert City, Ky.; brothers, Wil Hudson, Jacob Hudson and Matt Hudson, all of Greenbrier, Richard Hudson, Gallatin, Jere-my Meredith, St. Louis, Mo.; sister, Marcie Hudson, Gallatin; grandparents, Billy and Joyce Jernigan, Orlinda, Ira and Alice Stamper, Springfield, Dicky and Margaret Hudson, Gallatin, Lloyd and Carole Lipp, Gilberts-ville, Ky; fiancé, Cheryl Fennel and children, Zack and Ferrin, Calvert City, Ky.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Lillian Summers  
Mrs. Lillian Summers, 83, Dorris Ave. Springfield, died at her residence on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, at Beard’s Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Taylor officiating.
Burial followed at Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Cedar Hill.
Mrs. Summers was born Dec. 6, 1917, to the late John Mc-Clain, and Nora Chatman McClain.
She was a retired custodian at Springfield High School.
She was a member of Beard’s Chapel Baptist Church, Spring-field, where she served on the usher’s board, mother’s board and enjoyed working in the kitchen.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Summers.
She is survived by a son, Rev. Freddie Summers, Chattanooga; two daughters, Ernestine Jones, White House and Alice Thomas, Springfield; a brother, L.C. Mc-Clain, Springfield; a sister, Mae Gladys McClain, Nashville; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.
Serenity Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Jeffrey Wayne Reid   
Jeffrey Wayne Reid, 46, of Springfield, died Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at Vanderbilt Medical Center from injuries he sustained in an automobile accident.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Vaughan and Rev. Glynn Copeland officiating.
The interment followed in the Elmwood Cemetery. 
Jeff was born April 9, 1955, in Davidson County, to Josephine James Reid and the late Donny M. Reid.
He was a contractor for R & R Builder and the owner of Reid Construction Co.
He was a member of Barren Plains Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Frankie Reid.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Melinda Watts Reid, Springfield; son, Nick Reid, Springfield; daughters, Misty Reid, and Elizabeth Reid, Springfield and Bridgett Reid, Adams; brothers, Joe Reid, White House, Don Reid, Joelton; sister, Donna Lamberth, and Diane Kelley, White House; mother Josephine Reid, Lebanon.
The family request memorial contributions be made to the Barren Plains Baptist Church.
Robertson County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Robert Gene Phelps  
Robert Gene Phelps, 64, Springfield, died Friday, April 20, 2001, at Summit Medical Center.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, at Austin & Bell Funeral Home, Springfield, with Rev. Bill McCabe officiating.
Interment followed in Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Phelps was born in Putnam County, W. Va. on Feb. 12, 1937, to Elma Hale Phelps, Wayne, W. Va., and the late Ernest Phelps.
He was a retired employee of the City of White House and was a U.S. Navy Veteran.
He was a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Florence Plunkett Phelps and a son, Bobby Gene Phelps.
Survivors in addition to his mother, include four sons, Charles Ray Phelps, Roger D. Phelps and Terry W. Phelps, all of Springfield, and Jimmy Lee Craig, Cedar Hill; four brothers, David Phelps and Robert E. Phelps, both of Catlettsburg, Ky., Clarence E. Phelps, Lake Wells, Fla., and Steven Phelps, Maryland; a sister, June Bowl-ing, Rising Sun, Ohio; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Janet E. Pendegrass  
Janet Evans Pendegrass, 33, of Seabrook, Texas, died on April 14, 2001, at her residence.
She was born in Springfield.
Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, April 18, 2001, at University Baptist Church, Houston, Texas.
Interment followed at Forest Park East Cemetery.
A local memorial service will be held April 29, at Red River Baptist Church at 2:30 p.m.
Survivors include her husband, Scott Pendegrass; children, Sara, Amelia, Rebecca, and Jacob, all of Seabrook, Texas; parents, Robert and Jane Evans; a brother, Wayne Evans and wife, Reginia; sisters, Sheila Cli-nard and husband, Mike; Sherry Little and husband, Erik, all of Adams; mother and father-in-law, Verlin and Joan Pendegrass, Oviedo, Fla.; brother-in-law, Barry Pendegrass and wife, Courtney, Phoenix, Ariz.
Memorial contributions may be made to Jo Byrns Library, Jo Byrns School, Hwy 41, Cedar Hill.
 
James R. Hyde  
James R. Hyde, 53, Westwind Drive, Springfield died Sunday, April 22, 2001, at his home.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 25, at 1 p.m. at Community Baptist Church, Springfield with Rev. Billy Townsend officiating.
Burial will follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Cedar Hill.
He was born Nov. 25, 1947 to James M. Hyde and Dorothy Rudolph Hyde, both deceased.
Mr. Hyde was a laborer and a member of Community Baptist Church, Springfield
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Bonnie I. Hyde; a son, James T. Hyde, Springfield; daughters, Tracey Hammonds, Nashville, Serritha Barbee and Shernita Hyde, both of Spring-field; two brothers, Roy C. Hyde and Douglas Matthew, both of Springfield; three sisters, Ethel Powell, Elizabeth Darden and Debra Matthew, all of Springfield.
Serenity Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
N. Lee Hunt  
N. Lee Hunt died April 21, 2001, after a brief illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, at First Baptist Church of Dallas, 1707 San Jacinto, with Dr. Mac Brunson officiating.
Lee served for fifty years in Baptist churches in Tennessee, Alabama, New Mexico, Florida and Texas.
He most recently was the Minister to Senior Adults in the First Baptist Church of Dallas for the past 16 years.
He was a Navy pilot in World War II and kept his love for flying all of his life.
He was a graduate of South-western Baptist Theological Seminary.
The most important things in his life were his love of God and his love for his family.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ruth O’Bryan Hunt; daughter, Jan Hunt Newberry and husband, Larry; son, David Hunt and wife, Kathi; daughter, Carolyn Hunt Webb and husband, Pat; seven grandchildren.
 
Nancy Hackney  
Nancy Everett McCracken Hackney, 83, of Nashville, died on Friday, April 20, 2001, at her home.
Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 23, at Austin & Bell Chapel in Greenbrier, with Bro. Ben Wakefield officiating. Inter-ment followed in Mayes Ceme-tery.
Mrs. Hackney was born in Louisville, Ky. on July 25, 1917, to Morris and Anna Miller McCracken.
She was a member of West-side Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
She was preceded in death by -husband, Joseph G. Hackney.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Joseph Morris and Susan M. Hackney, Cor-dova; a daughter and son-in-law, Gail Vaughn Hackney and Sam-uel H. Johnson, Nashville; a sister, Jessie McCracken Booth Doyle, Nashville; five grandchildren, Diana R. Duren, Nashville, Robert S. Rich, Joseph M. Hack-ney Jr., Matthew C. Hackney and Ashley B. Hackney, all of Memphis; two great-grandchildren, Grace Vaughn Duren, Nashville and Micaela Rose Hackney, Memphis.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Troy Jay Fuquay   
Troy Jay Fuquay, 24, of Springfield, died Saturday, April 21, 2001. Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 23, 2001, at 1 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Dr. Mike Mayo officiating.
The interment followed in the Elmwood Cemetery.
Troy was born Oct. 25, 1976, in Robertson County to Eunice Walton Fuquay and the late Robert Ray Fuquay.
He was a member of South Main Baptist Mission and the Tennessee National Guard.
Troy is survived by his mother, Eunice Walton Fuquay, Springfield; a brother, Stanley Fuquay, Springfield; grandmother, Mary Beatrice Walton, Springfield, fiance’, Mary Pow-ell, Springfield; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Robertson County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Paul Edward Farmer  
Paul Edward Farmer, 49, of Pleasant View, died Friday, April 13, 2001, at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Nashville.
Memorial services were conducted Monday, April 16, at 2 p.m. at the Pleasant View United Methodist Church with Rev. Charles Walker, Dr. Farris Moore, and Rev. Ed McClellan officiating.
Mr. Farmer’s remains were cremated.
Burial followed in the Pleasant View United Methodist Church Cemetery.
He was born in Springfield on Dec. 9, 1951, the son of Mary Elizabeth Kelly Farmer, Pleasant View and the late James Robert Farmer.
Mr. Farmer was a United States Navy veteran and was a medical service technician.
He attended the Pleasant View United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, and a sister, Gloria Lavon Farmer.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a son, Scott Evan Farmer, Killen, Ala.; a brother, James Kelly “Jim” Farmer; grandchildren, Alexandra and Kyle Farmer, both of Killen, Ala.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Pamela Joy Bates  
Pamela Joy Bates, 57, Green-brier, a native of Toledo, Ohio, was pronounced dead on Tues-day, April 17, 2001, at North-Crest Medical Center.
Funeral services were conducted at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 20, at New Life Apostolic Church, Nashville, with Pastor Jack Batson officiating.
His remains were conveyed to Ringgold, La. for burial on April 23, in Rocky Mount Cemetery.
Mrs. Bates was born Sept. 9, 1943, to the late Rosco and Nellie Mae Figg Hutton.
She was a member of New Life Apostolic Church.
Survivors include her husband, Billy D. Bates and a host of family and friends.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Martha Sue Baldwin  
Martha Sue Baldwin, 80, of Cross Plains, died on Monday, April 16, 2001, at Elmhurst Nursing Home.
Graveside services were conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednes-day, April 18, at Cross Plains Cemetery with Dennis Metts officiating.
Interment was in Cross Plains Cemetery.
Miss Baldwin was born in Robertson County on Dec. 12, 1920, to Gilbert and Laura Knight Baldwin.
She was a retired machinist at Aerostructures and was a Methodist.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Oather Baldwin.
Survivors include three sisters, Bessie Wimpy, Pembroke, Ky., Agnes Webb, Clarksville and Bea Covington, Cross Plains.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

William A. Walton   
William A. “Bill” Walton died Tuesday, April 10, 2001, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.
Funeral services were held Thursday, April 12, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, at 2 p.m. with Minister Tim Neustifter officiating.
Interment followed at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Albuquerque, N.M.
He was born in Henrietta on Sept. 18, 1915, to Julian B. and Angeline Brewer Walton.
He served four years in Europe during World War II.
Upon his return, he married Mary Katherine at her home in Springfield, in 1947.
They moved to Albuquerque, N.M. in 1965 being transferred by Sandia National Laboratories.
After retirement, Bill enjoyed playing golf daily, working in his yard and gardening and traveling, especially to visit with family and friends in Tennessee.
He was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife; a daughter, Katherine W. Dyer and husband, Robert; son, William A. “Buddy” Walton and wife, Linda; grandchildren, Julie Geldmacher and husband, Clifton, Kimberly Dyer, Wesley Dyer and a new great-grandson, Tyler Geldmacher; sisters, Elizabeth W. Woodson, Virginia W. Grossmann and Juliet W. Deering; several nieces and nephews, all of Tennessee.
 
Ray Edward Thornton  
Ray Edward Thornton, 68, Cedar Hill, died Tuesday, April 24, in Sun City Center, Fla.
Funeral services was conducted Saturday, April 28, at Highland Chapel Baptist Church with Bro. Floyd Reynolds officiating.
Interment was in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Paducah, Ky.
He was born June 15, 1932, in Mounds, Ill. He was the son of Ernest Eugene and Lula Parmley Thornton.
He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Mr. Thornton owned and operated Thornton Nursing Home.
He is preceded in death by his son, Tim Thornton and a brother, Wilburn Thornton.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Ann Thornton, Cedar Hill; a son, Ron Sample; daughters, Cindy Freeman, Martha Ann Love, Kelly Simpson, Gail Turner, 12 grandchildren; brothers, Billy Thornton, Gene Thornton; sisters, Virginia Jerrel, Karan Walls.
Anderson Garrett Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Estelle Mary Phillips  
Estelle Mary Phillips, 77, of Springfield, died Friday, April 27, 2001, at the home of her daughter.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, April 29, at 2 p.m. in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Cook and Rev. Jim Dugas officiating.
The interment followed in Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Phillips was born July 26, 1923, in Macon County to the late S.E. and Betty Reid Graves.
She was a homemaker and a member of South Haven Baptist Church.
Mrs. Phillips was preceded in death by her husband, Earl M. Phillips, brothers, Willie and Woodson Graves, sister, Ida Jackson.
She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Black, Springfield; sisters, Dessie Wilson, Cross Plains and Dot Johnson, Springfield; grandchildren, Eric Black and Scarlett Black, both of Springfield.
Robertson County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Ollie Carlton Jones   
Ollie Carlton Jones, 92, of Madison, died on Wednesday, April 25, 2001, at Skyline Medical Center.
Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 27, at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in White House with Rev. Delwyn Fryer officiating.
Interment followed in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Mr. Jones was born in Robertson County, on June 24, 1908, to William G. and Susan Jones.
He retired from farming after 83 years.
He was the oldest member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by three infant children.
Survivors include his wife, Mildred Warren Jones; three step-sons, Arsdell Jones, Goodlettsville, Bill Jones, Murfreesboro, and Timothy Jones, Madison; several nephews and nieces; several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home, White House, was in charge of arrangements.
 
Frances Henry  
Frances Henry, 85, of Orlinda, died Saturday, April 28, 2001. 
Her remains were cremated.
Mrs. Henry was born Oct. 31, 1915, in Robertson County to the late Joe and Forrest Payne Richards.
She was a homemaker and a United Methodist.
Mrs. Henry was preceded in death by her husband, Davis B. Henry.
She is survived by a son, William Henry, Orlinda; daughters, Jane Massey, Orlinda, Emma Joe Hill, Sterling Heights, Mich.; a sister, Dorothy Smith, Springfield; ten grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren.
Robertson County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

Linda LaJoie Fisher  
Linda LaJoie Fisher, 63, of Springfield, died on Sunday, April 29, 2001, at her home.
Funeral services were conducted at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1, at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Greenbrier with Rev. Al Thompson officiating.
Interment was in Greenbrier Cemetery.
Miss Fisher was born in Warren County, Ky. on March 31, 1938, to Gwendolyn Spencer Fisher, Springfield and the late Larry LaJoie Fisher.
She was a retired school teacher of 25 years, and taught Sunday School for ten years at the First Presbyterian Church, where she was a member.
Survivors in addition to her mother, are her brother, Dave Fisher, Springfield, companion, Carolyne Broyles, Springfield; nephews, Perry David Fisher, Springfield, and Kelly Scott Fisher, Greenbrier; niece, Polly Elane Fisher, Tampa, Fla.
Donations may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, care of Austin & Bell Funeral Home, 509 Walnut St. Springfield, TN 37172.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Jeanetta Cook  
Jeanetta H. Taylor Cook, 79, Adairville, Ky., died on Sunday, April 22, 2001, at Logan Memorial Hospital, Russellville, Ky.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, at Austin & Bell, Adairville Chapel, with Rev. William Washington officiating.
Interment followed in Maple Lawn Cemetery in Adairville.
Mrs. Cook was born in Logan County, Ky. on Aug. 28, 1922, to the late Theodore and Cassey Nell Taylor.
She was a retired cook and was a member of Mt. Herman Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jacob Cook Sr., a son, Sammy Cook, a sister, Loretta Massey and a brother, Sammy W. Taylor.
Survivors include a son, Jacob Cook Jr., Adairville; three sisters, Elnora Davenport, Plymouth, N.C., Renolis Cook, Adairville, Ky., Cora H. Owens, Indianapolis, Ind.; six grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Annie Mai Clinard  
Annie Mai Clinard, 92, of Springfield, died on Friday, April 27, 2001, at Madison Healthcare and Rehabilitation.
Graveside services were conducted Sunday, April 29, at 3 p.m. in Palestine Cemetery with Bro. Larry Flatt officiating.
Mrs. Clinard was born in Cheatham County on May 5, 1908, to the late Leonard Cheatham and Alice Laura Jacobs Fields.
She was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Burton Clinard and a sister, Inez Virginia Mayo.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Ruth Chambliss  
Ruth Givens Chambliss, 85, born to Rev. and Mrs. Claude Preston Givens, Aug. 24, 1915, in Talley Station.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, of 48 years, Thomas F. Chambliss III, and an infant son, Thomas Givens Chambliss.
She served the public school system of Robertson and Davidson Counties as a first grade teacher and reading specialist for more than 50 years.
She left her home in Goodlettsville approximately nine years ago to become a resident of McKendree Village, Hermitage, where she expired on April 25, 2001.
She is survived by five sisters, Grace G. Dorris, Norcross, Ga., Elizabeth G. Folsom, Nashville, Claudia G. Anderson, Wahoo, Neb., Johnnie G. Barnes, Decatur, Ga., Everette Katherine G. Yates, Springfield. She is also survived by four nieces and one nephew; five great-nephews and four great-nieces.
Her remains were at Austin & Bell Funeral Home, Springfield.
Graveside services were conducted on Friday, April 27, at 3 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Goodlettsville with Dr. Farris Moore officiating.
Memorials may be made to Bellshire United Methodist Church, 1201 Westchester Dr. Goodlettsville, where she served as a devoted and faithful member.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
Sarah Jane Biggs   
Sarah Jane Biggs, 56, a housewife, resident of Cedar Hill, died Friday, April 27, 2001, at Special Hospital, Nashville.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 30, at 2 p.m. at Boyd Funeral Home with Bro. Carl Frensley Jr. and Bro. Larry Dunlap officiating.
Burial followed in Cheatham Memorial Gardens, Pleasant View.
Mrs. Biggs was preceded in death by her father, George W. Reynolds, her mother, Virginia Louise Tuberville Reynolds and a brother, Robert Wilson Reynolds.
She is survived by her husband, James Leftwich Biggs, Cedar Hill; a son, Jeffrey Biggs, Cedar Hill, daughters, Karen Renee Frazier, and Sherri Yvonne Biggs, both of Clarksville; a brother, Earl Reynolds, Jackson; five sisters, Georgia Long, Mattie Brumit, Patricia Powell, Becky Cunningham, all of Charlotte, and Mary Alice Malugin, Dickson.
Boyd Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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