Miscellaneous Sumner County, Tennessee Obituaries


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James Garrett
A memorial graveside service for James R. (Jimmy) Garrett, 78, of Gallatin, is 4 p.m., Wednesday, July 25, 2001 (today) at the Gallatin Cemetery with Bro. Joe Taylor officiating.
Mr. Garrett died July 21, 2001.
He was the son of the late James David and Lee Burns Garrett, and was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Estelle Bowles Garrett, and sister, Ruth Vence.
Mr. Garrett was a World War II veteran and a recipient of the Purple Heart.
He is survived by a nephew, Zachary Ferguson; a niece, Tommie Bowles; a sister, Jessie Ball, all of Gallatin; and a sister, Dorothy Phillips of Alamo, Tenn.
Alexander Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mable Denney
Funeral services for Mable Calvert Denney, 79, of Gallatin, are 11 a.m., Thursday, July 26, from Alexander Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Goodwin officiating.
Visitation is at 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Wednesday (today), July 25.
Burial is at Crestview Memorial Park. Mrs. Denney died Sunday, July 22, 2001.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert Calvert and Nervie Lamb Calvert.
She is survived by husband, B.L. Denney of Gallatin; daughters; Peggy Lemons of Gallatin, and Ruby Sexton, Nashville; grandchildren; Shelia Daniels, Tim Lemons, Donna Jenkins, Rex Lemons, Stephen Sexton, Karen Strong, Sandra Goolsby; 15 great-grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

Frank Langford
Funeral services for Frank W. Langford, 81, of Gallatin, are 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 25, 2001 (today) from Alexander Funeral Home, with Rev. Scott Langford officiating. Interment is in Crestview Memorial Park.
Active pallbearers are Rich Thieme, Wes Langford, J.J. Langford, Tommy Clark, Odell Kirk, Creamor Scarborough, Brian Kirk, and Billy Langford. Honorary pallbearers are Don Anderson Tom Shaw, Sonny Kirk, Charles Willis, William Willis and Tommy Dorris.
Mr. Langford died July 22, 2001.
He was preceded in death by parents, Forrest Langford and Myrtle Elrod Langford.
Mr. Langford is survived by his wife, Marjorie Langford of Gallatin; sons, Bob (Diane) Langford of Cottontown, and John (Kitty) Langford of Gallatin; daughters, Martha Frances (Bob) Thieme of Atlanta, and Ruth Ann (Tom) Clark of Gallatin; sisters, Elizabeth Langford and Nell McFarland, both of Mt. Juliet; grandchildren, Scott Langford, Robin Scarborough, Rich Thieme, J.J. Langford, Marie Langford, Wes Langford, Paula Clark and Tommy Clark; great-grandchildren, Amanda Langford and Will Scarborough.
Memorials may be made to Douglas Chapel United Methodist Church.

William Bate Jr.
Memorial services for William B. (Buzzy) Bate, Jr., 76, of Gallatin, are 2 p.m., Friday, July 27, 2001 from the First Presbyterian Church in Gallatin. Rev. Pat Eller and Rev. R. Michael Shealy officiate. Mr. Bate died July 22, 2001.
He was preceded in death by parents, William Brimmage Bate and Mary Baker Bate.
Mr. Bate is survived by sisters, Mary Rebecca Shuford of Tallahassee, Fla., and Xavia Clark of Castalian Springs; nieces, Brim Stone, Becky Donohue, Ann Shuford, Louise Brice, Linda Clark Robinson, Beth Clark Booth, and Mary Louise Brown.
Memorials may be made to the Sumner County Museum. Alexander Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joe Bartlett
Services for Joe L. Bartlett of Gallatin are 1 p.m. Thursday, July 26, 2001, from Johnson and Coleman Funeral Chapel with interment in Gallatin City Cemetery.
Mr. Bartlett died July 21, 2001.
He is survived by a daughter, Margrett (Norman) Manning; a son, James Young; three brothers, Haskin (Pearlie Mae), James (Margret) and Floyd (Linda) Bartlett, all of Gallatin; three sisters, Maggie Bartlett, Jean Humphery and Linda Carter, all of Gallatin; a host of nieces, nephews and other family connections and friends.
Visitation is Thursday from noon until the service.

Inman Taylor
Services for Inman Taylor, 83, of White House, are 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001 (today), from Austin and Bell Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Richardson officiating. Interment is in Warren-Brinkley Cemetery with his grandsons serving as pallbearers.
Mr. Taylor died Monday, Nov. 26, 2001, at Northcrest Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Taylor.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Ollie Wilkinson, sons and daughters-in-law Ronnie Taylor and Mark and Becky Taylor, nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Laura Butler
Services for Mrs. Laura Butler, 96, of Bethpage, are 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001 (today), from Anthony Funeral Home with Bro. Floyd Jackson and Elder C.L. Russell officiating.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers and interment in is the Willow Grove Cemetery. Visitation is from 9 a.m. to time of service today.
Mrs. Butler died Nov. 25, 2001, at Royal Care Nursing Home in Westmoreland. She is survived by her sons, Bill (Helyn) Butler of Brush Creek, Robert (Patsy) Butler of Castalian Springs, James (Martha) Butler of Murfreesboro, Harold Butler of Gallatin; a daughter, Bonnie (CC) Woodard of Bethpage; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Alma B. Mosley
Services for Alma B. Mosley, 85, of Gallatin, are 10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, from the chapel of Newby Funeral Home with Bro. David Gurchiek officiating. Interment is in Strode Cemetery in Whitleyville, Tenn. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Visitation is Wednesday (today) from 4-9 p.m. Mrs. Mosley died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001.
She was born in Gamaliel, Ky., the daughter of the late Brooks Copas and Ella Hestand Copas and was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Edward Mosley.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Barry and Carolyn Mosley of Gallatin; brother, Paul Copas of Homer, Ill.; sister, Alene Hale of Tompkinsville, Ky.; two grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

Raymond Bradley
Services for Raymond Bradley, 89, of Gallatin and formerly of the Rocky Mound Community in Macon County, are 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, from Anderson and Anderson Funeral Home. Interment is in Rocky Mound Cemetery with Bro. Jerry Boze officiating. Grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.
Mr. Bradley died Nov. 27, 2001, the son of the late H.W. (Wilse) Bradley and Effie Hickman Bradley. He was married to Vera Jent Bradley in 1932, who died in 1972. They were the parents of four sons, Jesse of Gallatin, Dean of Bethpage, Clovis of Indianapolis, and Hollis of Lafayette.
In 1974, he married Lillie Shrum Green Bradley, his surviving spouse. He was a member of West End Missionary Baptist Church. Other survivors include 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one step-daughter and one-step grandchild.

Claude Tippit
Services for Claude Allison Tippit, 70, of Gallatin were 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001, at Nave Funeral Home in Lebanon with Rev. Bruce Grubbs officiating. Burial is in Poplar Hill Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Lee Eakes, James Leath, John Henley, Bobby Tippit, John Tippit, and J.C. Tippit.
Mr. Tippit, a retired construction superintendent, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001.
He was born in Hermitage on June 25, 1931, the son of Andrew Tippit and Gusta Woodson Tippit. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, David, A.J. and John William Tippit.
Mr. Tippit is survived by former wife, Ovay Tippit of Gallatin; three daughters; Jean Arnold, Linda Henley, and Dora Lee Tippit, all of Gallatin; one sister, Dora E. Potts of Old Hickory; three grandsons, Bobby (Rachel) Henley of Arkansas, James Leath of Gallatin and John Henley of Gallatin; two great-grandchildren, London and Benjamin Henley of Arkansas; four nieces, Doris Petty, Ann-Marie Olka, Andrea White, and Vickie Forroni; three nephews, Bobby Tippit, John-Paul Tippit, and John-Claude Tippit.

Frank Maynard
Services for Frank Maynard, 65, of Hartsville are 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2001 (today), from Alexander Funeral Home in Gallatin with the Bro. Burnice Wesbrooks officiating. Burial is in Sumner Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers are Phillip Conyer, Joshua Conyer, Cory Maynard, Steve Bundy, Gary Harrison and Justin Harrison.
Maynard is survived by a son, Danny F. Maynard of Hartsville; three daughters, Linda Fay Cline of Goodlettsville, Kim Hathaway of Westmoreland and Krystal Whittemore of Gallatin; a brother, Herbert Maynard of Cross Plains; and three sisters, Lucy Kemper of Smithville, Tenn., Lynn Smith of Gallatin and Sue Carver of Mt. Juliet; 15 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, John G. Maynard and Annie Pryor Maynard.

Christine Faires Richey
Funeral service for Christine Faires Richey, 72, of Castalian Springs, is at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, 2001, at the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Bro. Andrew Higgins officiating. Interment is at Sumner Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Richey died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2001. Visitation is from Friday, Nov. 30 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.
She was the daughter of the late Auzie F. Faires and Estelle Hardin Faires.
Mrs. Richey is survived by two sons, Paul F. (Deborah) Richey, of Goodlettsville, and David F. (Karen) Richey, of Hendersonville; two daughters; Ruth F. Gaston of Castalian Springs, and Janice E. (Robert) Montgomery, of Adolphus, Ky.; brother, Frank D. Faires of Chattanooga; sister, Sandra J. Dunn of Cartersville, Ga.; and 12 grandchildren.

Mont Shannon
Funeral services for Mont Shannon, 57, of Quinlan, Texas, and Hendersonville, are 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, 2001, in the Wieland Church of Christ with Delton Alexander officiating. Interment will follow in the Wieland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday, Nov. 30 from 5-8 p.m. at Anderson Clayton Brothers Funeral Home in Terrell, Texas.
Mr. Shannon was born Jan. 22, 1944 in Nashville to the late Stanton and Ann (Comer) Shannon and passed away Nov. 29, 2001, in Dallas. He was a member of the Wieland Church of Christ and worked at Boles Children’s Home as a house parent and in maintenance since 1993. He was married to the former Linda Larger on March 11, 1979 in Hendersonville.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Shannon of Quinlan; daughter, Stephanie Shannon of Quinlan; son, Brian Shannon of Quinlan; brothers, Bill Shannon and wife Karen of Hendersonville, and Robert Shannon and his Kathy of Hendersonville; sisters, Cindy Bowen and husband William of Hendersonville, and Melissa Gresham and husband Jimmy of Hendersonville; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Memorials can be made to Boles Children’s Home, 7065 Love, Quinlan, Texas 75474-9904.

Robert H. Eddings
Funeral services for Robert H. Eddings, 80, of Westmoreland, are at noon, Friday, Dec. 7, 2001 (today), at Westmoreland United Methodist Church with Rev. Jim Fields and Michael Calvert officiating. Interment is at Nashville National Cemetery.
Mr. Eddings died Dec. 5, 2001, at the Westmoreland Care and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born April 14, 1921, in Westmoreland, the son of the late Monroe Eddings and Hattie Troutt Eddings. Mr. Eddings was a retired Postmaster at Westmoreland Post Office, a member of the Westmoreland United Methodist Church, Westmoreland VFW and a World War II Veteran.
He was preceded in death by wife, Catherine (Kay) Eddings and sons, Robert Eddings, Jr. and David Eddings.
Mr. Eddings is survived by daughters, Teresa Eddings of Houston, and Cathy (Michael) Calvert of Westmoreland; and grandsons, Rob, Justin and David Calvert.
Anderson and Woodard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Erby Elease Stewart
Funeral services for Erby Elease Stewart, 79, are 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, 2001 (today), at Cole and Garrett Funeral Home in Goodlettsville with Pastor Tim Grubbs officiating. Interment is at Spring Hill Cemetery in Madison with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
Visitation is Friday, Dec. 7 (today) from 10 a.m. until time of service.
Mrs. Stewart died Dec. 6, 2001.
She is survived by sons, Wayne Stewart and Danny Davenport; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Bobby Parrish
Services for Bobby Royce Parrish Jr. 35, of White House are 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2001, at Cole and Garrett Funeral Home. Burial is in Oakdale Cemetery in Lafayette with friends and relatives serving as pallbearers.
Visitation is Friday, Dec. 7 (today) from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Parrish died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2001.
He is survived by his mother, Jo Ann McMurtry; father, Bobby Parrish Sr.; sisters, Theresa McWorter and Nancy Able; and brothers, Eddie Broadrick, Rickie White, Danny McMurtry and Jacky McMurtry.

Dalton Taylor
Services for Dalton Rhea Taylor, 84, of Gallatin are 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2001, at Woodbine Funeral Home, Nolensville Road, Nashville with Rev. Jack Goodwin officiating. Burial is at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visitation is Friday, Dec. 7 (today) from 1-9 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9-11 a.m.
Mr. Taylor died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2001, at Sumner Regional Medical Center.
He is survived by his wife, Mai Goings Taylor of Gallatin, step-children, Pat Martino Jr. of Bristol, Tenn., Kathy Cunningham of Mt. Juliet, Patricia Norfleet of Hillsboro, Tenn., Barbara Hunter of Portland, and Rocky Martino of Gallatin; 16 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; sisters, Micky Taylor of Hendersonville and Juanita Bradford of Castalian Springs; and brother, John Taylor of Hendersonville.

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