Obituaries

Beulah Christine Bates

March 10, 2020

Beulah Christine Bates age 93 of Smithville, Tn. passed away Friday, March 7th, 2020 at NHC Healthcare of Smithville. Mrs. Bates was a Christian, and a Homemaker. She was preceded in death by Parents James Churchill and Ava Prince Baker, Husband Homer D. Bates, Daughters Linda Sue Bates and Rose Mary Lout. Survivors include Daughters Christine Ripptoe of Smithville, and Wanda and Jerry Marshall of Wilson County, Tn.. Grandchildren Breanna McClure of Smithville, Chrissa Bates of Davidson County, and Toby Johnson of Wilson County, Tn.

Graveside Service will be Friday, March 13th, 2020 1pm at Arlington Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant, Tn.. There will be no visitation at the Funeral Home. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.




Danny Lynn Cantrell

March 10, 2020

Danny Lynn Cantrell, 66, passed away suddenly Sat., March 07, 2020 at his home. He was born in Smithville., Tn.

He is survived by his children, Josh (Windy) Cantrell of Grimsley, Tn. and Kacy Lynn (Jason) Miller of Smithville; 4 grandchildren, Ezekiel James Cantrell and Nathanel Cain Cantrell, Ryder Cole Miller and Rowan Carley Miller; mother of his children and his best friend, Connie Cantrell of Woodbury; siblings, Charles (Helen) Cantrell of Smithville, Jack (Lestel) Cantrell of Lebanon, Jo Ann (Doris) Campbell of Woodbury, Jeff (Lori) Campbell of Woodbury; special nephew, Preston Campbell of Woodbury.

Danny was preceded in death by his parents, James Roy Cantrell and Cordi Mae Taylor Campbell; stepfather, Jim Campbell; brother and sister-in-law, Jimmy and Reba Cantrell.

He attended the New Short Mtn. Methodist church and worked at Woodbury Farmer’s Co-Op. Danny was retired from Carrier Corp. He enjoyed being outside whether it was working in his garden, riding and raising horses or helping his many friends. Danny never met a stranger. His family, especially his grandchildren, were his world.

Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm Friday, 3/13/2020 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Greg Mitchell and Josh Cantrell officiating. Interment will follow in the Preston Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 2 pm until 8 pm., Thursday, March 12, 2020.

Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 or to leave condolences for his family, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net




Helen Bertie Johnson

March 10, 2020

Helen Bertie Johnson age 85 of Smithville passed away Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 at Skyline Medical Center. Mrs. Johnson attended Whorton Springs Baptist Church, and was a Homemaker. She was preceded in death by her Husband Jewell Brown Johnson, Parents William Pascal and Patsy Evins Taylor, 2 Sons Doug Johnson and Dwight Cantrell, 2 Brothers James Thomas Paschal and Jimmie Pascal, Sister Willie Pearl Caldwell. Survivors include 4 Sons Dwayne (Barbara) Cantrell of Alexandria, Bennie Cantrell, Jeff Johnson and Terry (Judy) Johnson all of Smithville. 2 Daughters Judy (Tony) Watson of McMinnville and Nita (Joy) Steakley of Coalmont. Several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Great Great Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins, 1 Brother Shirley Pascal of Smithville.

Funeral Service will be Thursday, March 12th, 2020 1pm at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, with Bro. Mike Carpenter officiating, and burial to follow at Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday 1pm-8pm, and Thursday 10am-1pm. Donations can be made to the Whorton Springs Church Building Fund in memory of Helen. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.




Jewell Brown Johnson

March 10, 2020

Mr. Jewell Brown Johnson, age 80 of Smithville passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.

He was born July 31, 1939 in Smithville, the son of the late Henry & Opha Summers Johnson. Mr. Johnson was retired from Carrier Corporation and attended the Whorton Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 1pm from the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Bro. Mike Carpenter will officiate with burial to follow at Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday from 1pm-8pm & on Thursday, from 10am until the service time at 1pm.

Mr. Jewel preceded his wife, Mrs. Helen Johnson in death by only 2 days prior to her passing on Tuesday, March 10th. Preceding him in death are his Parents, Henry & Opha Redmon Johnson. Son, Doug Johnson. Step Son, Dwight Cantrell. Brother, Willie Johnson & 2 Sisters, Jo Dean Moore & Doris Braswell. Survivors include 2 Sons, Terry (Judy) Johnson & Jeff Johnson all of Smithville. 4 Step Children, Bennie Cantrell of Smithville, Judy (Tony) Watson of McMinnville, Nita (Joy) Steakley of Coalmont, Dwayne (Barbara) Cantrell of Alexandria. Several Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Great Great Grandchildren, Nieces, Nephews & Cousins.

In addition to flowers donations can be made to the Whorton Springs Baptist Church building fund in memory of Mr. Jewel.




Betty Wright Johnson

March 9, 2020

Betty Wright Johnson age 83 of Smithville passed away Monday morning March 9, 2020 at her residence. She was born October 15, 1936 to her parents, the late Casto Lester & Beulah Hudson Fowler. She was a retired shirt factory worker and a Baptist. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, John Johnson; 2 Siblings, Willie Vaughn (Gene) Young, Lester (Arline) Fowler. Funeral services for Ms. Johnson will be held 2 P.M. Wednesday at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bros. David Mahan & Mike Carpenter officiating and burial to follow in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be Tuesday 2 P.M. until 8 P.M. and Wednesday 10:AM until the time of the service at 2 P.M. Survivors include 3 children, Billy (Angela) Johnson of McMinnville, Pat (Donnie) Cantrell and Johnny Ray (Margaret) Johnson both of Smithville; Grandchildren, Ashley LeFevers, Erica (Jason) Bell, Elicia (Kenneth) Kinnaird, Josh Johnson, Heather Lankford; Great-Grandchildren, Braelyn & Bentley LeFevers, Ensley Kinnaird, Logan Johnson, Colten Lankford, Jayden Johnson, Sadie, Chevelle & Bentley Judkins; Sisters-in-law, Josephine Cantrell & Helen Poss; Special Family: Eddy Glenn (Stephanie) Driver, Shelby & Saleen; Several nieces and nephews also survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.




Ledia Jean Nokes

March 9, 2020

Ledia Jean Nokes age 63 of Smithville, passed away Saturday night March 7, 2020 at Generations of Spencer in Spencer Tennessee. She was preceded in death by her parents and granddaughter, Shyanna Nicole Knight. Ms Ledia worked at Federal Mogul and was homemaker. She is survived by, the love of her life and life partner of 23 years, Albert Knight of Spencer; She is also survived by children, Sandra Knight of Smithville, Sue (Jose) Knight of Clarksville, Bradly (Monica) Knight of Erin, TN, James Knight of Clarksville, Angel (Joe) Knight of Clarksville, Maverick Nokes, Carl Nokes, Melanie Nokes, Sasha Nokes, Lance Nokes; grandchildren, Navaya Knight, Chris (DeAna) Gibbs, Anna Knight, Katelyn Knight, Romeo Knight, Dillon Johnson, Clayton Knight, Madison Knight, Tierra Knight, Heaven Austin, Danny Austin, Kimora Austin; great-grandchildren, Ayden Gibbs, Addison Gibbs. Funeral services will be held Tuesday March 10, 2020 at 3 P.M. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Michael Hale and Sue Knight officiating with burial to follow in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday March 10, 2020 at 11:30 AM until the time of the service at 3:00PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.




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