Obituaries

Jimmy Johnson

January 31, 2023

Jimmy Johnson age 77, of Smithville, passed away Sunday night, January 29, 2023, at St. Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville. He was born June 8, 1945, to his parents the late, Grover and Lydia Hale Johnson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by son, Jeff Johnson; and brother, Eugene Johnson. Jimmy was a member of Mt. Pisgah Freewill Baptist Church and a Construction Contractor. He is survived by his wife, Dean Johnson of Smithville; sons, Bobby (Angela) Johnson, and Jason Johnson both of Smithville; grandchildren, Ian and Alexis Johnson, Isabella Johnson, Garrett and Makayla Johnson, Kasen Johnson, and Lydia Johnson; great-grandchild, Waylon Johnson; sister, Melba (Carlon) Graham; brother, Joe (Marie) Johnson. Funeral services will be 1:PM Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Bernard Houk officiating and burial will follow in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday 3:PM until 8:PM and Wednesday 10:AM until the time of the service at 1:PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.




Kenneth Wayne Pack

January 25, 2023

Mr. Kenneth Wayne Pack, age 75 of Chapel Hill, TN, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center in Smyrna. He was a former salesman with American Battery.

He was born on October 17, 1947 in Smithville to his parents, the late Grady and Dura Cornett Pack.
Funeral services will be on Friday, January 27 at 1:00 pm from the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Lohorn officiating. Visitation with the Pack family will be on Thursday from 11:00am to 8:00pm and on Friday from 11:00am until the funeral service at 1:00pm.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Nancy Cantrell Pack of Chapel Hill; 3 children, Terry Pack of Chapel Hill, Nikki (Jason) Lohorn of Liberty and Adam (Amy) Pack of Eagleville; 6 grandchildren, Paige (Bryan) McDowell of Cincinnati, Ally (Austin) Mobley of Blue Ash, Ohio, Hannah Lohorn of Liberty, and Asher, August & Adalyn Pack all of Eagleville; 1 great-grandson, Colton McDowell of Cincinnati; 3 brothers, Donnie Pack of Florida, Jerry (Teresa) Pack of Livingston and Mike Pack of Cookeville; 1 sister-in-law, Dorothy (Charles) Scott of Lebanon; 1 brother-in-law, Charles (Betty) Cantrell of Smithville; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.




Jo Dean Cathcart

January 23, 2023

Jo Dean Cathcart age 92 of the Snow Hill Community and for the last several years, she had resided with her daughter and son-in-law in Murfreesboro. She was born June 24, 1930, to her parents, the late Clarance Napoleon and Era Sedella Smith Atnip. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Cathcart; daughter, Vivian Ann Cathcart and sister Jo Nell Judkins. She worked as a secretary and then the shirt factory and was a homemaker. Ms. Jo Dean was a member of the Snow Hill Baptist Church where she served as the Treasurer for many years. She enjoyed working in her flowers and gardening. She leaves to cherish her memory, 1 daughter, Vicky (Stephen) White of Murfreesboro; 2 grandchildren, Stephanie (Aaron) Lawrence of Murfreesboro and Daniel (Jessica) White of Springfield; 4 great-grandchildren, Kirsten and Lucas Averette, Logan and Carly Lawrence; niece, Jackie Ray of Smithville. Funeral services will be 1 PM Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bros. Steve Puckett and Michael Hale officiating and burial will follow in Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Monday 4 PM until 7 PM and Tuesday 11:AM until the time of the service at 1 PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.




Zachariah Drennan

January 21, 2023

Zachariah Drennan, 2 month old son of Nicholas & Cheyenne Drennan, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2023 at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital in Nashville.

Zachariah was born on October 26, 2022 in McMinnville, TN.

A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 1pm from the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Bro. Chad Ramsey and Sam Scavo will officiate and burial will follow at the Crabtree Family Cemetery in Rickman, TN. Visitation with the family will be held on Monday, from 10am until the time of the service at 1pm.

He is preceded in death by his Paternal Grandmothers, Gayle Drennan & Alma Drennan. Paternal Great Grandmother, Gloria Taylor & Paternal Great Grandfather, Larry Winningham. Paternal Aunt, Margie Drennan. Maternal Great Great Grandmothers, Joann Downs, Edith Crabtree & Nell Hammock. Maternal Great Great Grandfathers, Willie Crabtree, JL Winningham & Dorma Garrett.

Survivors include his parents, Nicholas (Cheyenne) Winningham Drennan of Rickman, TN. Siblings, Xander, Xyla & Xayden Drennan all of Rickman, TN. Paternal Grandparents, Amanda (Jason) Winningham of Rickman, TN & David Drennan of Smithville, TN. Maternal Grandparents, Curtis Winningham of Hilham, TN & Shannon (Harry) Brooks of Lebanon, TN. Paternal Great Grandparents, JR Drennan of TX, Kenneth (Debbie) Lattimore of Smithville, TN & Barbara Winningham of Hilham, TN. Maternal Great Grandparents, Donna (David) Crabtree of Hardys Chapel, TN & Edna (Gary) Winningham of Hilham, TN. Paternal Great Great Grandmother, Imogene Webb of Hilham, TN & Maternal Great Great Grandmother, Alberta Garrett of Monroe, TN. Several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins & Friends also survive.

Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.




Rosetta Jones Bellamy

January 20, 2023

62-year-old Rosetta Jones Bellamy, a homemaker  was born October 28, 1960 and departed this life on Jan. 19, 2023 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro after an extended illness.

The funeral will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria. Dusty Desimone will officiate and burial will be in Hillview Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 9 a.m. until the service at 2 p.m.

She was preceded in death by her Parents, L.M. Jones, Sr. and Bertha Likens Jones and Sisters, Betty Jones, sissy Gaskins and Hilda Jones, Brothers, Jerry Jones and L.M. Jones Jr. Rosetta is survived by her husband of 22-1/2 years Steve Bellamy of Murfreesboro, children Christopher J. Wilson of Brush Creek and Leslie D. Wilkerson of Murfreesboro; her grandchildren, Sirus Wilson and Savannah Wilkerson. She is also survived by sisters, Emma Feese, Carolyn Austin and Susie Hartshome and several Nieces and Nephews.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations may be made to Anderson Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.

Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria is in charge of the arrangements




Timothy Wayne Redmon

January 20, 2023

Mr. Timothy Wayne Redmon, age 47 of McMinnville, passed away Thursday night at his residence. He was a member of Sink Creek Missionary Baptist Church and worked with Jewel’s Construction Company.

Mr. Redmon was born on May 29, 1975 in Gallatin, TN to his parents Jewel Redmon and the late Pamela Harrison Redmon.

Visitation with the Redmon family will be on Saturday from 10:00 am until the service time at 2:00 pm at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Thomas Hale with officiate. Burial will follow in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include one daughter, Megan Redmon, father, Jewel Redmon (Viva Johnson) all of Smithville, 3 Siblings, Chris (Rena) Redmon of Utah, Lora (Alan) Webb of Smithville and Brian (Tiane) Redmon of Westmoreland.

In addition to flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.

Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements




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