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  • James Ernest Tomlinson Obituary Photo
    James Ernest Tomlinson Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    September 29, 2014

    James Ernest Tomlinson, September 29, 2014, age 94. Survived by his wife of 68 years, Willie Sue Tomlinson; daughters, Patricia Swift; Pam (Joe) Bean, Beverly (Hank Flanders) Tomlinson; grandchildren, Cary Swift, Barry...


  • Mary Alice Humphrey, 91 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    March 5, 1923 - September 24, 2014

    Mary Alice Humphrey. September 24, 2014, age 91. Preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Ginger Blankenbaker, brother, Lewis (Christine) Bilbrey, sister, Doyle (Daniel) Montgomery. Survived by her husband of 70 years...


  • Fred Wade Hitt, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Fred Wade Hitt, Jr., 88 Madison, Tennessee

    August 16, 1926 - September 19, 2014

    Fred Wade Hitt, Jr. Loving father and devoted husband passed away on September 19, 2014 at age 88. Preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Corinne Hitt. Survived by his children, Lanny (Suzanne) Adams, Larry Hitt, Nena...


  • Gracie Alice Scott Obituary Photo
    Gracie Alice Scott, 69 Ridgetop, Tennessee

    September 24, 1944 - September 15, 2014

    Gracie Alice Scott, age 69 of Ridgetop, TN, went home to be with the Lord on September 15, 2014. Gracie was born in Ridgetop, TN on September 24, 1944. Preceded in death by mother, Mrs. Tomella Lawrence Scott Dowlen,...


  • Ronald D. Shivers Obituary Photo
    Ronald D. Shivers, 76 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    November 21, 1937 - September 13, 2014

    Ronald "Ronnie" Davis Shivers, Age 76, of Goodlettsville, passed away Saturday, September 13, 2014. Mr. Shivers was preceded in death by parents, John Enoch and Lou Ella McCasland Shivers; brother, John McCasland ...


  • Joyce "Joy" Houghton Obituary Photo
    Joyce "Joy" Houghton, 81 Old Hickory, Tennessee

    February 13, 1933 - September 13, 2014

    Joyce "Joy" Patricia Houghton, age 81, passed away Saturday, September 13, 2014 at her home. Mrs. Houghton was preceded in death by her husband, John Houghton, Sr.; a son, Mark Houghton; her parents, Jefferson and...


  • Malcom Webb, 83 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    May 24, 1931 - August 22, 2014

    Malcom Webb, August 22, 2014, age 83 of Goodlettsville. Survived by his wife, Peggy Webb; son, Lyndell Webb; grandson, Zane Webb. Visitation will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Monday from 4-8pm. ...


  • John Gardner, Sr., 90 Nashville, Tennessee

    May 18, 1924 - August 18, 2014

    Nashville, TN John W. Gardner, Sr. August 18, 2014 age 90. He was preceded in death by his wives, Estelle Gardner, and Margaret Gardner, grandson, John W. Gardner, III. Survived by his son, John W. Gardner, Jr. ...


  • Mary Catherine Wood Obituary Photo
    Mary Catherine Wood, 76 Hendersonville, Tennessee

    January 3, 1938 - August 18, 2014

    Mary Catherine Eden Wood. Born January 3, 1938. Passed away August 18, 2014. Preceded in death by mother Marie Elizabeth Nocton Eden, and father Herman Charles Eden, son Charles Rosson Wood, and sister Doris Jean...


  • William "Ed" Cree Obituary Photo
    William "Ed" Cree, 80 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    February 15, 1934 - August 18, 2014

    William "Ed" Cree. August 18, 2014 age 80. Preceded in death by his daughter, Grace Cree; brother, Benny Cree. Survived by his wife of 33 years, Jan Cree; daughters, PJ Cree-Miller, and Susan Cree-Bush (Ric);...


  • Rufus Smith, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Rufus Smith, Sr., 82 Greenbrier, Tennessee

    October 26, 1931 - August 15, 2014

    Rufus Taylor Smith, Sr., age 82, of Greenbrier, went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 15, 2014. Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents and several siblings. He is survived by his wife of 48 years,...


  • Pamela R. Gann Obituary Photo
    Pamela R. Gann, 61 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    February 18, 1953 - August 9, 2014

    Goodlettsville, TN Pamela R. Gann, August 9, 2014, age 61. Preceded in death by her mother, Alta Creasy Coles. Survived by her husband, Kevin W. Gann; daughters, Jamie (Ray) Dunn, and Julie Weaver; grandchildren,...


  • Jewell Marie Bates O'Sullivan, 77 Springfield, Tennessee

    January 20, 1937 - August 6, 2014

    Springfield, TN Jewel Marie Bates O'Sullivan, August 6, 2014, age 77. She was preceded in death by her son, David Jones; brother, James Bates, sister, Julia Hallum. Survived by her husband, John O'Sullivan; children,...


  • Billy Thomas "Tommy" Wilson, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Billy Thomas "Tommy" Wilson, Sr., 68 Lebanon, Tennessee

    July 17, 1946 - July 22, 2014

    Billy Thomas Wilson, Sr. "Tommy". Loving husband and father passed away on July 22, 2014 at age 68. Preceded in death by his father, J.T. Wilson. Survived by his wife Linda Wilson; mother, Ruby Wilson; children, Billy...


  • Thomas Mason Roaden, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Thomas Mason Roaden, Jr., 57 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    September 20, 1956 - July 22, 2014

    Thomas M Roaden, Jr. July 22, 2014, age 57 of Goodlettsville. He is survived by his parents, Tom and Peggy Roaden, Sr.; sons, Chris (Amber) Roaden, and Michael (Heather) Roaden; grandchildren, Heaven, Trinity, Destiny...


  • Bobby Meadows, 84 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    October 1, 1929 - July 16, 2014

    Bobby Meadows, age 84, of Goodlettsville, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014. He was retired from Ford Glass Plant after 30 years of service. Mr. Meadows is survived by his wife of 64 years, Corene Meadows; and...


  • Athalene Cantrell Obituary Photo
    Athalene Cantrell, 88 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    September 26, 1925 - July 15, 2014

    Athalene M. Cantrell, age 88, of Goodlettsville, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Goodlettsville for aproximately 60 years. Mrs. Cantrell was preceded in death by...


  • Paula Penick Obituary Photo
    Paula Penick, 50 White House, Tennessee

    February 17, 1964 - July 13, 2014

    Paula Palermo Penick, age 50 of White House, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Born in Louisiana, she was a devoted LSU fan and loved the Fleur de Lis. Ms. Penick was a extremely devoted mother and had worked for...


  • Paula Palermo Penick Obituary Photo
    Paula Palermo Penick, 50 White House, Tennessee

    February 17, 1964 - July 13, 2014

    Paula Palermo Penick, age 50, of White House passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Born in Louisiana she was a devoted LSU fan and loved the Fleur de Lis. Ms. Penick was a extremely devoted mother and had worked for HCA...


  • Albert D. Oakley Obituary Photo
    Albert D. Oakley, 76 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    June 27, 1938 - July 13, 2014

    Albert Douglas Oakley, age 76, of Goodlettsville, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Mr. Oakley was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Daniel and Thuni Clark Oakley. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Jane...


  • Wilma Taylor, 75 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    November 17, 1938 - July 9, 2014

    Goodlettsville, TN Wilma Taylor, July 9, 2014, age 75. Survived by her children, Wayne Taylor, and Angela Taylor, granddaughter, Angela Taylor; brother, Vernon Stinson; sister, Retha Miller. Visitation will be at...


  • Mildred Burnett Hooper Obituary Photo
    Mildred Burnett Hooper, 91 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    July 11, 1922 - June 27, 2014

    Mildred Burnett Hooper, June 27, 2014, age 91 of Goodlettsville. Preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Grace Burnett. Survived by son, Jimmy (Donna) Hooper; granddaughters, Sherea (Troy) Thompson, Gidgett (Vance)...


  • Gerald Raymond Selby Obituary Photo
    Gerald Raymond Selby, 73 Madison, Tennessee

    June 30, 1940 - June 22, 2014

    Madison, TN Gerald Raymond Selby, June 22, 2014 age 73. Preceded in death by his wife, Betty Selby; parents, Beecher and Virginia Selby. Survived by his children, Butch Selby, David (Debbie) Selby, Robert (Chris)...


  • Paul Baggett Obituary Photo
    Paul Baggett, 76 Goodlettsville, Tennessee

    April 5, 1938 - June 15, 2014

    Rev. Paul Baggett "The Happy Pastor" June 15, 2014, age 76. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Abbie Gail Baggett; his children, Alan (Teresa) Baggett, Alisa (Paul) Connell, Clay (Tawana) Baggett, Matthew (Rachel)...


  • Stella Conquest Smith, 77 Nashville, Tennessee

    December 7, 1936 - June 14, 2014

    Stella Conquest Smith, June 14, 2014 age 77 of Nashville. Survived by her children, Cheryl Redding (Lee); Roy Smith, Jr. (Cindy), Michael Smith (Thomas); five grandchildren; sister, Margaret Holt. She was a 1954...