Obituaries

Dorothy Dean Keith

Apr 11 2008

70 year old Dorothy Dean Keith of Smithville died Thursday at Baptist Hospital in Nashville. She was a retired nurse and a member of the Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church. The funeral will be Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Leonard Herman will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday from 11:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the service at 3:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Virgil O'Conner Johnson; her husband, John Keith; and four brothers, Roy, A.J., Odell, and Bill Johnson. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Vickie and Dave Butterbaugh of Liberty. Two sons and daughter-in-law, Robert and June Keith and David Keith all of Smithville. Five grandchildren, Holly Clayborn, Daniel and Jennifer Butterbaugh, and Joseph Butterbaugh all of Liberty, and Bryan Keith, Britni and Will Judkins all of Smithville. Three great grandchildren, Shelly Clayborn, William and Grant Butterbaugh all of Liberty and a sister, Ruth Stern of Murfreesboro. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Janie Evelyn Young Harding

Apr 8 2008

61 year old Janie Evelyn Young Harding of McMinnville died Tuesday at St. Thomas Hospital. She was a retired cafe owner and a Pentecostal. The funeral will be Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Mount View Cemetery in Warren County. Visitation will be Wednesday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hershel Walter and Bessie Jaco Young; her husband, Robert Harding; a son, Randy Jones; two brothers, John Thomas and Samuel Young; and a sister, Edna Merritt. Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Tracy and Tammy Harding of Rock Island and Michael Johnson of Irving College. Six grandchildren, Diamond and Robby Harding, Angel and Jerald Jones, Jerry Ryan Holt, and Casey Newby. Three great grandchildren. Two sisters, Linda Edell Brady of McMinnville and Kathy Rutledge of Beech Grove. One brother, Jerry W. Young of McMinnville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Dorothy Mae Maple

68 year old Dorothy Mae Maple of Walling died Sunday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a Pentecostal. She was preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Annie Baker Collier; her husband, Richard Maple; and a sister, Annie Jeal Saylors. A graveside service will be held Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Holly Cemetery. Chris Stanley will officiate. Visitation will be held at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, Monday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., and Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the graveside service at 1:00 p.m. Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn Mick of Walling. One son, Terrance Messer of Georgia. Five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren also survive, along with one sister, Martha James of Waynesboro. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Rev. Ernest Erbie Cashdollar

91 year old Rev. Ernest Erbie Cashdollar of Cookeville, and formerly of Sparta, died Friday at his resedence. He was a retired Methodist minister. The funeral will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Hunter Funeral Home in Sparta. Burial will follow in the Ward-Cashdollar Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday after 5:00 p.m., and Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 1:00 p.m. Survivors include two daughters, Kay Cashdollar and Pat Moore, both of Nashville. One son, Mark Cashdollar of Nashville. One grandson, Mike Fann of Jacksonville, Florida. One granddaughter, Aryn Lepsy of Michigan. Two great-granddaughters, Jordyn and Kahlee Fann, both of Jacksonville, Florida. One sister, Anna Ruth Brock of Cincinnati, Ohio. One sister-in-law, Estelene Cashdollar of Walling. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Hunter Funeral Home of Sparta is in charge of the arrangements.

Ila Mai Martin

Apr 5 2008

89 year old Ila Mai Martin of Alexandria died Saturday at UMC Hospital in Lebanon. She was a DeKalb County native, a homemaker, and a member of the West Main Baptist Church in Alexandria where she served as a Sunday School teacher and was a former WMU director. The funeral will be Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at the West Main Baptist Church. Thurman Seber and Ronnie Smith will officiate and burial will be in Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from noon until 9:00 p.m.; Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.; and Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Emmett Lofton and Myrtle Eva King Smith; her husband, Charles B. Martin; and a brother, Robert King Smith. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Freddy and Laverne Martin of Alexandria. A grandson, Jason and his wife Resa Martin of Christiana. A granddaughter, Trena Gassaway of Alexandria. Great granddaughters, Dana Christine Martin, Claire Elizabeth Martin, and Julia Grace Martin. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria is in charge of the arrangements.

Willie Robert Adamson

81-year-old Willie Robert Adamson of Liberty died Thursday at DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a retired mechanic, a member of the Cave Springs Missionary Baptist Church, and a 50-year member of both DeKalb Lodge 358 and DeKalb Order of the Eastern Star 488. He was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Pauline Sellers Adamson, and a brother, John Ray Adamson. The funeral will be Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Leonard Herman and Dewey Dyer will officiate, and burial will follow in Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 3:00 p.m. He is survived by his wife, Christine Adamson of Liberty. Two sons, Don Adamson and Barbara Foster and Danny and his wife Patsy Adamson, all of Liberty. Two grandchildren, Derek and his wife Amanda Adamson and Malea Adamson, all of Knoxville. One step-grandson, Jeff and his wife Stephanie Walls of McMinnville. Three step-great-grandchildren, Lily, Emily and J.T. Walls, all of McMinnville. A brother-in-law, Medford and his wife Elese Mathis of Watertown. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Hazel Caplinger

Apr 2 2008

88 year old Hazel Caplinger of Liberty died Wednesday at DeKalb Community Hospital. She was the retired owner and operator of Caplinger's Grocery. She was also a member of the Memorial Baptist Church on Dale Ridge. The funeral will be Friday at 7:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. A graveside service will be Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Junior Ellis and Gary Caplinger will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until service time at 7:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her parents, Troy and Ova Bell Martin Jones; her husband, James Monroe Caplinger; a son, Donnie Caplinger; two brothers, Buford and Jimmy Jones; and two sisters, Margaret Hendrixson and Gladys Slagle. Survivors include three grandchildren, Rusty and Ginger Caplinger and Mitzi Bradford all of Smithville, and Tracy and Jenna Caplinger of Auburntown. Eight great grandchildren. Two brothers and sisters-in-law, McKinley and Marguerite Jones and Troy, Jr. and Sally Jones all of Liberty. One sister, Nellie Pezzani of Michigan. A daughter-in-law, Linda and Hugh Lawrence of Smithville and a host of nieces and nephews. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Ileana J. Herndon

Apr 2 2008

81 year old Ileana J. Herndon of Smithville died Tuesday at NHC Healthcare Center. She was a homemaker. A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Kent Smithson will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Anna Swain Griffin and husbands, Robert Byrd and Robert "Bob" Herndon. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Kent Smithson of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Lisa Ann DeVault

Mar 31 2008

40 year old Lisa Ann Devault of Smithville died Monday at DeKalb Community Hospital. She was a member of the Liberty United Methodist Church. The funeral will be Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Michael Hale will officiate and burial will be in the Mount Ararat Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until the service at 2:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her father, Alvie Estes. Survivors include daughters, Carrie DeVault and Samantha DeVault both of Smithville. Step-children, Mackie DeVault and Johnny DeVault both of Smithville. A grandchild, Lakeisha Fullilove of Smithville. Step grandchildren, Dana Madison Chandler, Chelsie Lawrence, Tyler Chandler, and Ashlynn DeVault. Her mother, Dixie Sweeton of Smithville. Sisters, Doreen Reece of Smithville, Kathy Chapman of Liberty, and Jenna Murphy and Patsy McCoy both of Smithville. Brothers, Jimmy, Jerry, and Ricky Estes all of Smithville; and a special friend, Mary Lou Hale of Smithville. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family asks that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses, in lieu of flowers.

Steve C. Turner

Mar 31 2008

55 year old Steve C. Turner of Smithville died Sunday at DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a Baptist and a Contractor. The funeral will be Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Virgil Hibdon, Jr. will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m; and Thursday from 9:00 a.m.until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Adcock Turner of Smithville. A daughter and son-in-law, Stephanie and Grady Phillips of Smithville. A son, Cory Turner of Smithville. Two grandchildren, Baylee and Ashley Phillips of Smithville. His parents, JohnnIe and Mildred Webb Turner. His mother-in-law and father-in-law, Earl and Jo Doris Young Adcock. A brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Kevin and Judy Adcock of Smithville. Several aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces, and a host of friends survive. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The family requests that donations be made, in lieu of flowers, to Operation Head to Toe of DeKalb County at the funeral home.

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