77 year old W.C. Keyt of Fairfield Glade, Tennessee died Wednesday of an extended illness. He was born in Crossville but moved to Smithville at the age of six months. He attended school in Smithville and graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in the School of Transportation. He made transportation his career for 53 years. He was also a Korean War Veteran. The funeral will be Monday at 1:00 p.m. at the Whorton Springs Baptist Church. Roland Smith of the Central Baptist Church in Crossville will officiate and burial will follow in DeKalb Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel and on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. at the church. He is survived by his wife, Antha Smith Keyt of Fairfield Glade and formerly of McMinnville. A daughter, Janice Marie Burris of Nashville. Two sons, Timothy Wade Keyt of Cookeville and Robert Keyt of Chattanooga. A sister, Louise Frazier of Dowelltown. Two brothers, Lloyd Keyt of Springfield and James Keyt of Columbus, Georgia. Several nieces and nephews also survive. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
49 year old Patricia Gail Foster of Smithville died Tuesday at her residence. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. The family has chosen direct cremation. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Hamby and Ruth Rogers Hoover; and a son, Eric Dwayne Foster. Survivors include two sons, Shane Foster of Smithville and Christopher Foster of Bristol. Two grandsons, Sydney Shane and Seth Daniel Foster of Woodbury. Two sisters, Darlene Reed of McMinnville and Denise Dougostano of Florida. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
77 year old Widney Claude \"W.C.\" Keyt of Fairfield Glade and a native of DeKalb County died Wednesday night in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He is survived by his wife, Antha E. Keyt of Fairfield Glade; two sons, Tim Keyt of Cookeville and Robert Keyt of Chattanooga; a daughter, Jan Burris of Nashville and a sister, Louise Frazier of the Dry Creek Community. Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel and Monday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. at Whorton Springs Baptist Church.
34 year old Michael Anthony Shaw of Watertown died Sunday morning at his residence. He was a DeKalb County native, a plumbing and electric worker, and a member of the Temple Missionary Baptist Church. The funeral will be Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown. Gerald England will officiate and burial will be in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Survivors include his wife, Tina Hill Shaw of Watertown, a daughter, Macy Shaw of Gordonsville. His parents, Bill and Linda Shaw of Smithville. A sister, Tammy Hooper of Defeated Creek. Three brothers, Tommy Payne of Strawberry Plains, Jeff Payne of Lebanon, and Billy Shaw of Smithville. His father-in-law and mother-in-law, Silas V. and Melba Sue Hill of Watertown. Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
59 year old William Henry \"Bill\" Webb of Smithville died Tuesday at the emergency room of DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a painter. He was preceded in death by his wife Roberta Sue Webb and his parents, Darrell and Berdia Wilson Webb. Survivors include his children, Sarah Williams, Juanita Stout, Billy Webb, Kara Hucklebee all of Missouri and Ricky Webb of Indiana. Several grandchildren; a brother, Donald Webb of Indiana, and a sister, Sharon Hutcheson of Smithville. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family has requested that donations be made, in lieu of flowers, to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses. Mr. Webb's remains have been cremated. No services will be held.
45 year old Kasey Layne Holiday of Liberty died Tuesday at Centennial Medical Center. He was a Baptist. He was preceded in death by his mother, Grace Phillips Vaughn and a brother, Byron Vaughn. Survivors include his father, Eugene Vaughn of Smithville; a brother, David Vaughn of Smithville; and a sister, Deborah Vaughn Smith of Nashville. Mr. Holiday's remains have been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
79 year old Rose Hines of Smithville died Friday night at NHC Healthcare Center in Smithville. The funeral arrangements are incomplete. A complete list of survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by DeKalb Funeral Chapel
81 year old Rose Hines of Smithville died Friday night at NHC Health Care Center in Smithville. She was a Seventh Day Adventist and a retired registered nurse. A graveside service will be held Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Elder Dennis Clark will officiate. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jerry and Pauline Foutch Hines and a brother, Edward Hines. She is survived by three brothers, Robert Hines of Wilmington, North Carolina and John and Harold Hines of California and a special friend, Raye Knight of Smithville. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
51 year old Patricia Ann Rowe of Smithville died Saturday at her residence. She was a member of the Buckner's Chapel United Methodist Church. She and her husband owned and operated Robert's Grocery for many years. The funeral will be Monday at 1:00 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Trent Colwell will officiate and burial will be in the Puckett Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. She was preceded in death by her father, Wilburn Puckett; a brother, Steve Puckett; grandparents, E.K. and Bonnie Puckett and Charlie and Lucille Certain. Survivors include her husband, Robert Rowe of Smithville. A daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and her husband Johnny Ball of Smithville. A son, Dwain and his wife Teri Rowe of Smithville. Grandchildren, Lance and Lane Ball, Matthew Rowe, Jessica and Cassidy Cook; her mother, Lois Ann Certain Puckett of Smithville; brothers and sisters-in-law, Tim and Mary Elizabeth Puckett and Eddie and Lisa Puckett all of Smithville. A niece, Krista Puckett. Nephews, Jake and Cody Puckett and a host of other family and friends. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
74 year old Opal A. Bell of Nashville died Monday. She is survived by her husband, Frank K. Bell of Nashville. One son, Bruce D. and his wife Anita Bell. Granddaughters, Laura and Jenny; a sister, Dorothy McMahan of Nashville; and a brother, Edward Allen of Huntsville, Alabama. Family and friends will gather for a graveside service on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Woodbine Funeral Home, Hickory Chapel, on Nolensville Road, in Nashville.
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