50 year old Brenda Colwell of Smithville died Tuesday at Baptist Hospital in Nashville. She was a member of the Lower Helton The Baptist Church and an employee of Nissan. The funeral will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Barry Whiteaker and Frank Randolph will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.,Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m., and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. She was preceded in death by her father, Bobby Schaub. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Tony Fuston of Smithville. A grandson, Trey Fuston of Smithville. Her mother and step-father, Jimmie Scaub and David Carter of Smithville. Sisters, Beverly and her husband Paul Starnes of Alexandria, Connie Hale of Watertown, Glenda Burchfield of Alexandria, and Linda Williams of Lebanon. Several nieces and nephews also survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
85 year old Inez Tubbs of Smithville died Thursday night at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center. The body is at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Arrangements are incomplete.
Inez Tubbs age 85 of Smithville died Thursday May 17th at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. Visitation will be Sunday starting at 1:00pm until service time at 2:00pm. Funeral services will be Sunday at 2:00pm at Love Cantrell Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Burnes Lyons will officiate.
Interment will follow the funeral at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Ms. Tubb was preceded in death by her parents: Charles & Mittie Lee Everette Johnson and Husband William C. Tubbs, Sr. Survivors include 4 sons: Billy Jackson Tubbs of Nashville; Bobby Tubbs of Old Hickory; William Tubbs, Jr. of Cookeville and Walter Kenneth Tubbs of Murfreesboro. 5 daughters: Joann Worthington of Sparta; Annette Evans of Dowelltown; Connie Leftwitch of Sparta; Shirley Rutland of Nashville; and Wanda Tubbs of Smithville. 27 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; & 5 great great grandchildren. 1 brother: Thomas B. Tubbs of Nashville; 1 sister-inlaw: Inez Moore of Alexandria and a host of neices and nephews. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
85 year old Inez Tubbs of Smithville died Thursday at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker. The funeral will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burnes Lyons will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 2:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Mittie Lee Everette Johnson and her husband, William C. Tubbs, Sr. Survivors include four sons, Billy Jackson Tubbs of Nashville, Bobby Tubbs of Old Hickory, William Tubbs, Jr. of Cookeville, and Walter Kenneth Tubbs of Murfreesboro. Five daughters, Joann Worthington of Sparta, Annette Evans of Dowelltown, Connie Leftwich of Sparta, Shirley Rutland of Nashville, and Wanda Tubbs of Smithville. Twenty seven grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren, and five great great grandchildren. One brother, Thomas B. Tubbs of Nashville, One sister-in-law, Inez Moore of Alexandria and many nieces and nephews. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
29 year old Phyllis Marie Benshoff of Smithville died Friday, May 18th at her residence. She was a member of the Smithville Church of God. Benshoff was also disabled. She was preceded in death by her mother, Johanna Woodyard Benshoff. Survivors include her father, Donald Benshoff, Jr. of Smithville. The family has asked that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses, in lieu of flowers. The remains have been cremated. A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 3rd at 6:00 p.m. at the Smithville Church of God. Robin Phillips and Michael Farr will officiate.
80 year old Billy Guy Smith of Murfreesboro died Friday at his residence. He was born in DeKalb County and was the son of the late Thomas Clay, Sr. and Mammie Ford Smith. He was a member of the Grace Baptist Church , a World War II veteran, a retired Civil Service worker and his most recent retirement was from the City of Murfreesboro Building Codes Department. The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Jennings and Ayers Chapel in Murfreesboro. Russell Richardson will officiate and burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Jennings and Ayers Funeral.He is survived by two daughters, Linda and her husband Jimmy Skinner of Eagleville and Sherry and her husband Todd Dockery of Jacksonville, Florida. One brother, Thomas Clay Smith, Jr. of Thompson Station. Three sisters, Mary Gladys Curtis of Alexandria, Janie Heath of San Antonio, Texas and Martha and her husband William Davis of Alexandria. Two grandchildren, Michelle and her husband Darrell Huffman of Rockvale and Todd Dockery, III of Jacksonville, Florida. Two great-grandchildren, Tate and Mahaley Huffman of Rockvale. Smith was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Louise King Smith; a brother, Robert Ford Smith; and three sisters, Katherine and her husband Jimmy Curtis, Dorothy and her husband Clarence Anderson and Margie Gundt. Memorials to Mr. Smith may be made to the Grace Baptist Church or to the American Cancer Society. The Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro is in charge of the arrangements.
89 year old Henri Louise Cantrell of Smithville died Saturday at University Medical Center in Lebanon. The body is at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Arrangements are incomplete.
89 year old Henri Louise Cantrell of Smithville died Saturday at University Medical Center in Lebanon. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ. The funeral will be Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Dan Gulley will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Marjorie Foutch Young; her husband Clifton Cantrell; a son, Gary Cantrell; and a sister, Betty Davis. She is survived by a son, Donald and his wife Kathy Cantrell of Antioch. Daughter-in-law, Willa Cantrell McCord of Georgia. Five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Two brothers, James F. and his wife Irene Young of Smithville and Dan Young of North Carolina. One sister, Mary and her husband Ronnie Hall of Cookeville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
86 year old Viella Thomas Estes died Tuesday at Short Mountain after a short illness. She was a Cannon County native and a resident of the Short Mountain Community. Mrs. Estes was also a member of the Short Mountain Church of God and a retired factory worker, farmer, and housewife. The funeral will be Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Freddy Curtis will officiate and burial will be in the Gunter-Grizzle Cemetery. Visitation begins at 6:00 p.m. Monday and continues all day Tuesday and until the funeral on Wednesday. Mrs. Estes was preceded in death by her parents, Elie and Littie Mae Summers Thomas and her husband, Grover Lee Estes. Survivors include a son, Lonnie Estes of Short Mountain. Four daughters, Dorothy Hobbs of Pea Ridge in the Short Mountain Community, Ruth and her husband Medford Murphy of Short Mountain, Betty and her husband Jessie Tanner of Short Mountain, and Virginia and her husband J.R. Waycaster of Short Mountain. Three sisters, Gladys Hollandsworth of Old Hickory, Mary Lou Cope of McMinnville, and Faye Robinson of Woodbury. Fifteen grandchildren and twenty eight great grandchildren also survive. Woodbury Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
79 year old Illa Kay Howard Weber of Walling died Sunday at the Life Care Center in Sparta. The funeral will be Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at Hunter Funeral Home in Sparta. Burial will be in the Plainview Cemetery in Cassville. The family will receive friends at the funeral home starting at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday. Survivors include three sisters, Ann Hall and her husband Jim of Battle Creek, Michigan, Rosa Collingwood of Walling, and Lillian Evans and her husband Everett of Walling. Two brothers, Horace Howard and special friend Ruby Cooke of Smithville and Bill Howard and his wife Sandy of Walling. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Hunter Funeral Home in Sparta is in charge of the arrangements.
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