76 year old Eleanor Joyce Goodrich Anderson of Smithville died Thursday at DeKalb Community Hospital. She was a Lutheran and a homemaker. The family has chosen direct cremation. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Anderson and parents, Ray and Helen White Goodrich. Survivors include four children, David Anderson of Agawam, Massachusetts, Susan Anderson of New Britain, Connecticut, Robert Anderson of Fieldsboro, New Jersery, and Carolyn Moore of Smithville. Eight grandchildren and five great great grandchildren survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
45 year old James Lorne Tate of Woodbury died Thursday at the emergency room of DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a member of the Dry Creek Baptist Church and a self-employed builder. The funeral will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Donald Owens and Mark Miller will officiate and burial will be in the Sycamore Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from noon until 9:00 p.m. and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. Tate was preceded in death by his mother, Drue Tate and his grandparents, Coval and Willie Tate and Cecil and Mary
Lewis. Survivors include children, Adam Shoemake of Woodbury, Josh and Tori Tate of Smithville, and Tristan Tate of Woodbury. Grandchildren, Dakota and Maisie Shoemake. Father, Bill and his wife Carol Tate of Woodbury. Sister, Tammy Tate of Michigan. Nieces, Micaela and Emily Wood and companion, Niki Bonham of Woodbury. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family asks that donations be made, in lieu of flowers, to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses.
58 year old Daniel Ray Bogle of Smithville died Monday at Centennial Medical Center. He was employed by Federal Mogul. The funeral will be Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. David Frazier and David Tramel will officiate and burial will be in Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. He was preceded in death by a son, Daniel Ray Bogle, Jr; a daughter, Kayla Cantrell; parents, Lemuel Thomas and Betty Mai Nokes Bogle; and a sister, Wanda Harrison. Survivors include his wife, Joyce Bogle of Smithville. Two sons, Kevin Bogle and Mike Hughes both of Smithville. Four grandchildren, Heather Hughes, Paige Cantrell, Austin Cantrell, and Kaleb Bogle. A brother, Tommy Bogle of Liberty. Sisters, Brenda Bennett of Lebanon, Marie Derting of Liberty, Elsie Fish of Statesville, Anita Thornton of Smyrna, and Lisa Bowen of Smithville. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
42 year old Jennifer Hamblin Kincaid of Cookeville died Saturday at her residence. Her profession was nursing and she attended the Keltonburg Church of Christ. The funeral will be Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Eugene Adkins will officiate and burial will be in the Delong Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the service at 1:00 p.m. Kincaid was preceded in death by her parents, Dishman Hamblin and Shelby Robinson Stanley; and her step-father, Lenzy Stanley. Survivors include a daughter, Brittney Kincaid of Cookeville; a son, Chase Kincaid of Cookeville; and sisters, Denise Bogle of McMinnville and Tonya Youngblood of Dowelltown. Uncle, Denny and his wife Shirley Robinson of Sparta. Nieces, Kayla Bogle and Christina Youngblood and cousins, Buddy Wayne Robinson and Denny Wayne. The family asks that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses, in lieu of flowers. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
83 year old Rose Aline Farless of McMinnville died Friday at NHC Healthcare Center in McMinnville. She was a member of the Pentecostal Faith and a homemaker. The funeral will be Monday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Curtis Young will officiate and burial will follow in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 2:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Mary Davenport Hullett; a daughter, Judy Grove; a sister, Claita May Hullett; brothers, Mack and Alton Hullett; and an aunt, Lolla Barrett. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Diane and D.L. Murphy of McMinnville. Six grandchildren, Eddie, Tammy, and Jeff Murphy, Randy Johnson, Tina Young, and Melissa Ferrell. Fifteen great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren. Two sisters, Hazel Stanley of Smithville and Faye Smith of Alexandria. One brother, Jimmy Hullett of Dowelltown. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
84 year old Alton Morgan Cantrell of McMinnville died Sunday at his residence. He was a nurseryman and a farmer. Cantrell was also a Primitive Baptist. The funeral will be Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Elder Ricky Arnold will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.; Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.; and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. He was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Bell Redmon Cantrell; parents, John and Oma Young Cantrell; grandson, Donald Alton Baily; four brothers, Jay, Joe, Jewell, and Prentice Cantrell; and two sisters, Nancy Humphrey and Carmine Poss. Cantrell is survived by three daughters, Brenda Johnson and Jean Ann and husband Alan Paris all of McMinnville, and Rita and husband Patrick Ray of Morrison. Two sons, James and wife Carolyn Judkins and Ricky Judkins all of McMinnville. Ten grandchildren, Christy and Joseph Arnold of Smithville, Amy Ferrell, Jennifer Johnson, Billy Johnson, Ashley Baily, Nicole Judkins, Kendra Bailey, Nathan, Anna and Haley Judkins all of McMinnville. Eleven great grandchildren. Six brothers, Thaniel Cantrell of Smithville, Doyce Cantrell of Smithville, Elmus "Tot" and his wife Gladys Cantrell of Smithville, John and wife Nell Cantrell of McMinnville, Lewis and wife Wanda Cantrell of Smithville, and McClure and wife Pamela Cantrell of Smithville. Four sisters, Nell and husband Joe Fly of Nashville, Joan Haralson of Lebanon, Hilda and husband Floyd Corley of Tullahoma, and Janice and husband Johnny Martin of Smithville. Two sisters-in-law, Wilma Cantrell of Smithville and Frances Cantrell of Nashville. Special friend, Doug Davenport of McMinnville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
38 year old Christopher Paul Turner of Smithville died Sunday at his residence. He was a member of the Covenant Fellowship in Morrison. Turner was also a computer technician. The funeral will be Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Dean Northcutt and B.J. Thomason will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. Turner was preceded in death by great grandparents, L.H. "Cottoner" and Percy Turner and John B. and Daisy Herman; grandmother, Mary Frances Turner; step-father, Gary Kitts; special cousins, T.J. Lewis; and great uncles, Bobby and Kenneth Herman and Jerry Reeder. He is survived by his parents, Joyce and Glenn Nixon of Smithville. Sisters, Jenny and husband Kevin Hall of Smithville. Lorie and husband Steve Rupp of Nashville and LeAnn and husband Matthew Maretti of Ooltewah. Grandfather and step-grandmother, Paul and Sandra Turner of McMinnville. Uncle and aunt, John and Terri Turner of McMinnville. Cousins, Lee Alan and John Adam Turner of McMinnville. Special friends, Shannon and Jason Ours of Murfreesboro. Nieces and nephews, Destiny, Kaitlyn, Leah, Lily, Lexie, R.J., Noah, and Jax. Great uncles and aunt, John and wife Becky Herman of Christiana, and Jack and wife Brenda Herman, and Kathy Reeder of Smithville A host of family and friends also survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
82 year old Carl M. Robinson of Morrison died Friday of an extended illness. Robinson, born in DeKalb County, was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a farmer, and a retired employee of the A.E.D.C. He was also a member of the Allen's Chapel Methodist Church and a charter member of the Morrison Ruritan Club. The funeral will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Bascom Methodist Church. Stacy Cowan, Douglas Jacobs, and James Lester Hayes will officiate and burial will be in the Bascom cemetery in the Vervilla community. Visitation will be Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at High Funeral Home in McMinnville and Sunday from 12:30 p.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. at the Bascom Methodist Church. Military grave rites will be conducted by the V.F.W. Post 5064 and the American Legion Post 173. Memorials by the Morrison Ruritan Club. Robinson was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton and Ethel Hullett Robinson; his wife, Jo Jacobs Robinson; a granddaughter, Ella Rose Robinson; brothers, Charles and Edward Robinson; sisters, Calysta Pedigo, Delia Foutch, and Lois Williams; sisters-in-law, Helen and Lucille Robinson; and brothers-in-law, Everette Pedigo, Louie Williams, and Tom Washer. Robinson is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth Robinson of Nashville, Michael and Leela Robinson of Morrison, and Mitch and Stephanie Robinson of Murfreesboro. Grandchildren, Kalyn, Kaine, Rhyan, Seth, and Sam Robinson. Great grandchild, Kyler Robinson. A brother, Brisco Robinson of Cookeville. Three sisters and brothers-in-law, Omega Hayes of Smithville, Mary and Paul Parsley of Smithville, and Jo and Jesse Baker of Smithville. Sisters-in-law, Marie Robinson of Smithville and Jacqueline Robinson of Smithville. Brother-in-law, James Foutch of Grand Rapids, Michigan and special friend, Boyd Atnip. High Funeral Home in McMinnville is in charge of the arrangements.
103 year old Rutha Taylor Adcock of Sparta died Thursday at DeKalb Community Hospital. The funeral will be Sunday at 11:00 a.m. at Taylors Providence Church and burial will follow in the Taylors Providence Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at Thurman Funeral Home in Sparta from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. She is survived by a daughter, Mary Luna and her husband Roston of Sparta. A son, Jessie Adcock of Sparta. Grandchildren, Richard Adcock, Carl Young, Myron Adcock, Darrell Adcock, and Shannon Weaver. Great grandchildren, Heath Young, Jarred Young, and Mironica Franklin. Great great grandchildren, Gabreiana, Jackson, Eli, and Ella Young. Thurman Funeral Home in Sparta is in charge of the arrangements.
74 year old Walter Wesley "Wally" Holmes of Liberty died Wednesday at Centennial Medical Center. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a bus driver for entertainment. The funeral will be Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Jerry Driver will officiate and burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Norene. Visitation will be Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 2:00 p.m. Holmes was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Pauline Wagner Holmes; a sister, Rose Mary McElroy; and a nephew, Daniel Warders. Survivors include his wife, Cathy Holmes of Liberty. Sisters, Sandra Meyers of Baxter, Myrtle Edge of Indiana, and Mary Ruth of Gallatin. Nieces, Kristie and husband Drew McCardell of California, Ellen Warders of Arizona, Teresa Sloat, and Jennifer Jones both of Watertown. Nephews, Jamie Meyers of Baxter and Steven Ray and wife Aleta Phillips of Wyoming. Great nieces and great nephew, Courtney and Emily McCardell and Matthew Phillips. Sister-in-law, Sharon and husband James Brazier of Liberty and brother-in-law, Bill and wife Chris Warders of Arizona. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.