Obituaries

Kyle Russell Hill

March 13, 2018

43 year old Kyle Russell Hill of Cresco, Iowa passed away Saturday at his residence in Iowa. He was a Pentecostal and he spent 20 years in the Tool & Die occupation. The funeral will be Tuesday, March 20 at 1:00 p.m. at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Billy Hale and Jonathan Willoughby will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the service at 1 p.m. Hill was preceded in death by his father, Donald Hill; his paternal grandparents, Jack and Eva Hendrixson Hill; and his maternal grandparents, Chuck and N.A. Ervin Tramel. Survivors include his mother, Brenda Hill Stewart; a daughter, Kyleigh Hill; a brother, Craig Hill; aunts and uncle, Polly Hill, Faye Hendrix, and Wayne and Vivian Hill all of Smithville. Cousins, Dava and Russell Pedigo, Terra and Tad Turner, and Tiffany Hendrixson all of Smithville, Dustin and Tanetta Hendrix of Sparta, and Debbie and Stan Hardaway of Gallatin. Many family and close friends in Tennessee and Iowa also survive. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. In addition to flowers, please make donations to the Lighthouse Christian Camp.




Billy G. Cantrell

March 12, 2018

Mr. Billy G. Cantrell age 76 of the Belk Community of DeKalb County, passed away Sunday morning at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital ER. He was born August 25, 1941 to his parents, the late Horace and Euna Young Cantrell. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 13 brothers and sisters, Effie Head, Jeffie Humphrey, Ressie Taylor, Ruth Binkley, Fate, Arlie, James, Leslie, Horace Jr., Doris, Gentry, Charlie and Elzie Cantrell. Billy was a member of the Mt. Hope The Baptist Church and attended the New Union The Baptist Church and retired from Federal Mogul. Billy is survived by his wife of 54 years, Linda Graham Cantrell of Smithville; 3 children, Bobby Cantrell of Smithville, Donna (Phillip) Summerford of Smithville and Darryl (Rachel) Cantrell of McMinnville; 5 grandchildren, Hope, Hailey, Hannah, Mari and Ethan Cantrell; 1 sister, Ethel Redmon of McMinnville; 1 brother, Dennie Cantrell of McMinnville; 3 sisters-in-law, Maureen Cantrell, Jean Cantrell and Helen Whitman all of Smithville; several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be conducted 2 PM Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bros. Phillip Summerford and Michael Hale officiating and burial will follow in New Union Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Tuesday 4 PM until 8 PM and Wednesday 10 AM until the time of the service at 2 PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.




Walter Ray (Tiny) Pedigo

March 12, 2018

71 year old Walter Ray (Tiny) Pedigo of Smithville passed away Sunday at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital. He was a farmer and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ. The funeral will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. David Murphy and Brad Murphy will officiate and burial will be in Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the funeral at 1 p.m. Pedigo was preceded in death by his parents, Toy and Trudie Parsley Pedigo; five brothers, Floyce Pedigo, Elmo Pedigo, Cordell Pedigo, James Pedigo, and Leo Pedigo; and four sisters, Willie Cantrell, Evelyn Sandlin, Myrtle Stanley, and Mandy Vaughn. He is survived by a brother, Clarence Pedigo; children, Trudie and Greg Matthews and Teresa and Micah Murphy; step children, Ann Lattimore, Robert Cox, Phyllis and Eddie Walker, and Joe and Tammy Cox, Chris Cox, Brenda Bratcher, and Martha and George Cunningham; grandchildren, Darren Murphy, Erica Murphy, Austin McCoy, Christian Matthews, and Zachary Matthews; and a great granddaughter, Audrey Ackerson all of Smithville. Several step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews also survive. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Mr. Pedigo to help with burial expenses.




Cathy May Yount

March 8, 2018

Cathy May Yount age 54 of Smithville, passed away Wednesday morning, March 7, 2018 at her residence. She was born September 5, 1963 to her parents, the late Frank and Barbara Ann Wessel Haddock. Cathy attended the Full Gospel Tabernacle in Lebanon as a child growing up and she was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband of 27 years, Ricky Yount of Smithville; daughter, Brittany Haddock of Monterey; 2 sons, Jonathan Haddock of Watertown and Josh Lawson of Monterey; brother, Frank “Speedy” Haddock of Gordonsville; 2 sisters, Becky (Randy) Likens of Lebanon and Teresa Gail (David) Mofield of Alexandria; special friend, Sabrina Lattimore of Smithville and several nieces and nephews also survive. Cathy’s request was to be cremated and there will be a memorial visitation held Friday, March 9, 2018 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel from 1 PM until 4 PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.




Carl David “C.D.” Bennett II

March 6, 2018

Carl David “C.D.” Bennett II, 35, of Murfreesboro, TN, formerly of Harlan, went to be with our Lord and Savior on March 3, 2018. He was born in Harlan County on February 2, 1983 to Carl and Charlene Davis Bennett. He was a graduate of Harlan High School and received his Bachelor of Business Administration at the University of Pikeville. C.D. worked as the Human Resources Manager at Something Ink Manufacturing in Nashville, TN.C.D. was a follower of Christ who believed in his faith. He was a loving husband and father, always smiling, never meeting a stranger. He enjoyed the outdoors, metal detecting, hiking, fishing, hunting and playing the guitar.
C.D. is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Hobart and Oma Davis; paternal grandparents, Homer and Vera Downs Bennett; aunts, Craige Bennett Thompson and Brenda Moore Davis; and uncles, Bobby Davis, Ed Davis, and Larry Osborne.
He leaves behind many friends and extended family who loved him dearly.
C.D. is survived by his wife, Kveta Bennett, two children, twins Katelyn and Nicholas England, of Murfreesboro, TN; his mother, Charlene Phelps and her husband, Scott, and by his father, Carl Bennett (Wendy Parker); father and mother-in-law, Frantisek Rint and Kvetoslava Rintova of the Czech Republic; sisters, Lesley (Shawn) Bryant of Harlan, Julie (Shayne) Stittums of Berea, and Trish (Brian) Hall of Smithville, TN; brother-in-law, Jakub Rint; nieces and nephews, McKenzie, Kaitlyn, Emily, Brayden, Braxton, Jaycee, Callie, Chelsea, Whitney, and Reid; and his best friend, Brandon (Tater) Taylor.
Visitation will be from 5-8 pm on Friday, March 9, in the Chapel of Harlan Funeral Home. The funeral will take place at 11:00 am Saturday at the funeral home. Rev. Sean Daniels, pastor of Liggett Baptist Church, will be officiating. Burial will be at the Hoskins Cemetery in Laurel County.
This information provided as a courtesy of DeKalb Funeral Chapel




Joe Bowen

March 4, 2018

Officer Joe Bowen, Badge #16, passed away on March 1, 2018 at age 28. Visitation is 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday, March 4th at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. The Funeral Service, conducted by Brother David Lawson and Brother Chris McMillen, is 1 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2018 at Fairview Church (1660 Leeville Pike) Lebanon TN. Interment in Salem Cemetery, Liberty TN with full police honors. Pallbearers: Lebanon Police Department. Honorary Pallbearers: Beau Barnett, Wade Meyers, Stephen Barrett, Jacob Bowen, Chase Cantrell, Clint Halfacre, Brandon Deffendoll, Gray Parish, Eric Gray, Sean Tramel, and Matthew Holleman.Joe had been a very devoted police officer for several years. He was a member of the Old Fashioned Freewill Baptist Church in Smithville. He is survived by wife Kim Bowen; children Katy Jo and Wesley Brock Bowen; parents Dwayne and Lisa Bogle Bowen; brother Jacob (Kayla) Bowen; uncle Mike Bowen; nephew Knox Bowen; in-laws Steven and Kathy Deffendoll; brothers and sisters-in law Brandon Deffendoll, Chris and Kristina McMillen; niece and nephew Lacey and Cole McMillen. He is preceded in death by grandparents Frank and Helen Bowen and Lemuel and Betty Bogle.
Memorial Donations will be accepted at Wilson Bank and Trust for the children’s scholarship fund. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.




« First ‹ Previous 1 196 286 294 295 296297 298 306 307 Next › Last »

WJLE Radio