Obituaries

Joe Harold Caldwell

Mar 5 2009

71 year old Joe Harold Caldwell of Smithville died Thursday at his residence. He was a farmer and a member of the Freewill Baptist Church. The funeral will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Bernard Houk and David Young will officiate and burial will be in Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m., and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman Clyde Caldwell and Vera Summers Caldwell Cashion; a son, Ricky Caldwell; a daughter, Sharon Caldwell; four brothers, Eldridge, Cordell, Jerry, and Wayne Caldwell; and two sisters, Frances Murphy and Eva Lois Caldwell. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Shirley Matthews Caldwell of Smithville. Three daughters, Rhonda and her husband Glynn Merriman of Smithville, Angela Cantrell of Nashville, and Joanna and Joseph Call of Smithville. Two sons, Rex Caldwell of Beth Page and Randall and his wife Jerrie Marie Caldwell of Smithville. Twelve grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, and two sisters, Margaret Ann Cantrell of Smithville and Katie Ruth Shook of Mount Juliet. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Helen Foutch Malone

Mar 5 2009

64 year old Helen Foutch Malone of Smithville died Wednesday at her residence. She was a member of the Webb's Chapel United Methodist Church. She was also a long-time banker and a former grocery store owner. The funeral will be Friday at 3:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Thursday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the service at 3:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Irene Foutch. She is survived by a daughter, Nancy and husband Roger Waynick of Brentwood. A son, Richard Malone of Dallas, Texas. Grandchildren, Elizabeth, Will, Roger Jr., and Katie Waynick of Brentwood, and Henry Malone of Dallas, Texas. A sister, Harriett and husband Wayne Cantrell of Smithville. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family requests that donations be made to the Webb Chapel United Methodist Church or to the Alzheimer's Association, in lieu of flowers.

Ronald D. Cooper

Mar 3 2009

60 year old Ronald D. Cooper of Nashville died Sunday. He was a veteran of the Armed Forces and was awarded the Bronze Service Star during the Vietnam War. The funeral will be Thursday at 12:00 p.m. noon at the Marshall Donnelly Combs Funeral Home in Nashville. Burial will be in the Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. He was preceded in death by his parents, James P. and Margaret Sadler Cooper. He is survived by daughters, Amanda and husband Anthony Fuller and Kelly and husband Michael Agee. Grandchildren, Presley and Stetson Agee and Allyson Fuller. He is also survived by the mother of his children, Linda Cooper; twin sister Donna and husband Pee Wee Anderson; brothers, James P Cooper II and his wife Barbara and Timmy and his wife Vickie Cooper. Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews also survive. Marshall Donnelly Combs Funeral Home in Nashville is in charge of the arrangements. This information provided as a courtesy of DeKalb Funeral Chapel.

Virginia Earlene Rich

Mar 1 2009

73 year old Virginia Earlene Rich of Cookeville died Saturday at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pomeroy Chapel Baptist Church. The funeral will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. John Wilson will officiate and burial will be in the Petty Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the service at 1:30 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Homer and Zelma Colwell Petty; a daughter, Judy Ann Rich; a sister, Odell Waggoner; and a brother, Buddy Petty. She is survived by two daughters, Janie Rich of Sparta and Anita Mayfield of Cookeville. Six grandchildren, Angelia Brown of Rickman, Timmy Scott of Sparta, Kristy Bradshaw, Matthew Heady, and Vallena and Candice Mayfield all of Cookeville. Four great grandchildren, Cassondra and Chynna Bradshaw of Cookeville, and Talon and Dillon Brown of Rickman. One sister and brother-in-law, Lera and Billy Tisdale of Lebanon. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

James Foutch Young

Feb 28 2009

89 year old James Foutch Young of Smithville died Saturday at the Webb House Retirement Center. He was a retired Postal Carrier and a member of the Smithville Church of Christ. The funeral will be Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in Whorton Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Marjorie Foutch Young; his wife, Ruby Jean Young; two sisters, Betty Davies and Henri Cantrell. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Jeff Truelove of Franklin. One son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Sherry Young of Springfield. A brother, Dan Young of Virginia. One sister, Mary Ann Hall of Cookeville. Four grandchildren, Kelly White of South Carolina, Matt Young of Sevierville, Chris Young of Lebanon, and Casey Truelove of California. Three great grandsons, Cameron, Caleb, and Caden Young of Lebanon. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The family requests that donations be made to the Smithville Day School or the Smithville Church of Christ, in lieu of flowers.

Nancy Carol Mier

Feb 28 2009

55 year old Nancy Carol Mier of Smithville died Friday at Centennial Medical Center. She was a CNA at Raintree Manor and a member of the First Baptist Church. The funeral will be Monday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Monday until the service time at 11:00 a.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grover West, Jr. and Dorcas Cantrell West. Survivors include two sons, George E. Webb III and Sean W. Webb both of Alabama. Two daughters, Angela Mier-Burtsfield and Catherine Mier both of Indiana. Eleven grandchildren. One sister, Kathy Brown of Georgia. Two brothers, Grover West III of Georgia and Randy West of Smithville. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Marion E. Daw

Feb 27 2009

66 year old Marion E. Daw of Liberty died Friday at DeKalb Community Hospital. She was a homemaker and a member of the Whorton Springs Baptist Church. The funeral will be Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. David Mahan and Frank Abbanonte will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Phyllis Hall Brown. Survivors include her husband, Larry Daw of Liberty. One son, Lee and his wife Lori Sorenson of New York. One step-son Artie and his wife Regina Taylor Daw of Smithville. One step-daughter, Noel and her husband Willie Dowling of New York. Grandchildren, Haley, Kyle, Bryan, and Jake Sorensen of New York, Nicholas Lawrence Daw of Smithville and William Dowling III of New York. Two sisters, Phyllis and her husband Frank Abbanonte and Joanie Frangipani of New York. Three brothers, Butch and his wife Louise Brown of Florida, Buddy Brown of New York, and Buster and Roseann of Florida. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Douglas "Doug" Reed

Feb 27 2009

76 year old Douglas "Doug" Reed of Smithville died Wednesday at DeKalb Community Hospital. The funeral will be Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Crestlawn Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Chaffin Reed. Three daughters, Donna Stephenson, Doris Cantrell, and Denise Gribble. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Gideons International. Hooper Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Marjorie Elizabeth Richardson

Feb 23 2009

86 year old Marjorie Elizabeth Richardson of Smithville died Sunday at DeKalb Community Hospital. She was an assistant developer of the Holiday Haven Community along with her husband Ray. She was also a member of the New Life Pentecostal Church. The funeral will be Tuesday at noon at the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at noon. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Pearl Hutchins Edwards; and husband, Ray Richardson. She is survived by a daughter, Diane and her husband Buddy Emberton of Smithville. Two granddaughters, Deana and her husband Kevin Jones of Dowelltown and Darla Emberton of Murfreesboro. One great grandson, James Tramel of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Maureen Adcock

Feb 18 2009

83 year old Maureen Adcock of Smithville died Wednesday at NHC Healthcare Center in Smithville. She was a member of the New Union The Baptist Church and a retired factory worker. The funeral will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Bryan Jones will officiate and burial will be in the New Union Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 11:00 a.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Bertie Walker Adcock; brothers, Thanuel, Clemon, and Truman Adcock; and a sister, Ruby Adcock. She is survived by nieces, Geneva Knowles and Thelma Adcock both of Smithville. Several other nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

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