85 year old Herman Medley of McMinnville died Tuesday at his residence of a brief illness. He was a DeKalb County native. He was retired and a former owner of Warren County Furniture, a store he owned for 40 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in McMinnville, member of the American Legion Post #173, VFW Post #5064; and the McMinnville evening Exchange Club. Medley was also a U.S. Navy World War II Veteran. The funeral will be Friday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of High Funeral Home in McMinnville. Dr. Robert Case and Dr. Steve Angus will officiate and burial will be in the Gardens of Memory. Military grave rites will be conducted by the American Legion Post #173 and the VFW Post #5064. He was preceded in death by a son, Carter West Medley and brothers-in-law, Jim McPherson, Hugh Stewart, and Joe Stewart. Survivors include his wife, Jane Stewart Medley of McMinnville. A son and daughter-in-law, Barry and Jackie Medley of McMinnville. Granddaughter, Kate Medley of McMinnville. A step-grandson, Terrence Clabo of Charlottesville, Virginia. Two step great grandchildren, Cullen and Kalab Clabo. A sister, Maggie McPherson of McMinnville. A brother and sister-in-law, Clyde and Jewell Medley of Smithville. Brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. Robert E Stewart of Huntsville, Alabama. High Funeral Home in McMinnville is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be made to the Good Neighbor Fund at the First United Methodist Church of McMinnville.
Whorton Springs Baptist Church will be having revival services starting Sunday,November 12 at 11:00 and each evening at 6:00 p.m. thru to Wednesday 15th. Dr. Ken Clayton of Tulip Grove Baptist Church in Nashville will be preaching. Everyone is invited to be apart of the services. Speical music will be shared at each service.
91 year old Ida Cleopha (Curly) West Wheat of Gallatin died Monday at The Place in Gallatin. She was a clerk at Empersons Grocery and a member of the Park Avenue Baptist Church. The funeral will be Thursday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Don Davidson will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. She was preceded in death by her parents, James Forrest and Harriet Adcock West; her husband, Morgan Curtis Wheat; four sisters, Myrtle West, Novella Sanders, Della Mae Stewart and Macon West; and two brothers, Harrison and Eugene West. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Curtis and Barbara Wheat of Smyrna. One daughter, Forrest Ann and her husband Dan Clements of Goodlettsville. Five grandchildren, Andrea Hensley of Texas, Terry Donnelly of Bowling Green Kentucky, Kimberly Frensley of Castalian Springs, Dana Meadows, and Bruce Clements both of Hendersonville. Ten great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, and three sisters, Jessie Wright of Goodlettsville, Eula Dean Jones of McMinnville, and Harriett Lewis of Donelson. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Wednesday until 9:00 p.m. and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m.
49 year old James R. Griffin of Smithville died Friday at DeKalb Community Hospital. He was a construction worker and a member of the Brethren In Christ. The funeral will be Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Donnie Kelly will officiate and burial will be in the Pealed Chestnut Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his father, Martin Ross Griffin; his maternal grandparents, Edith and Monroe Young; and his paternal grandparents, Isiah and Edna Griffin. Survivors include his mother, Izena Young Griffin of Smithville. A sister and brother-in-law, Judy and \"Steve\" Merriman of Smithville. Two nephews, Steve and Jake Merriman both of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m.
59 year old Jimmy Wayne Young of Sparta died Thursday at his residence. The funeral will be Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at the Bon DeCroft Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Old Bon Air Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Thurman Funeral Home. The body will be at the church from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the church. Survivors include his wife, Linda Gail Young of Sparta. His mother, Ellen M. Young of Sparta. A son, Brian Eugene Young and his wife Mary of Smithville. A brother, David Lynn Young of Sparta. Two sisters, Donna Blaylock and June Goolsby both of Sparta. Three grandchildren, Daniel Adam Young, Zackary Ryan Young, and Bradley Cole Emberton all of Smithville. Thurman Funeral Home in Sparta is in charge of the arrangements.
81 year old Ann Stout of Smithville died Sunday morning at NHC Healthcare Center in Smithville. The funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time but a complete list of survivors and arrangements will be announced later by DeKalb Funeral Chapel.
83 year old Clyde Turney King of Brush Creek died Sunday at the Quality Care Nursing Home in Lebanon. The funeral will be at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Home on Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. Robert Amason will officiate and burial will be in the Brush Creek Cemetery. The King family will receive friends at the Gordonsville Chapel on Monday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 1:00 p.m. He is survived by his wife, Jewell Fuller King of Brush Creek. Two sisters, Anna Mai Crowder of Alexandria and Vernelle McClanahan of Lebanon. A brother, J.W. King of Pleasant Hill, Missouri. Nieces and nephews, Kerry J. King, Rochelle Gray, Mike Humphrey, Marvin Fuller, William Fuller, and Elaine Collins. The Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
81 year old Anna \"Ann\" Greene Stout of Smithville died Sunday at NHC Healthcare Center of Smithville. She was a homemaker, member of the Smithville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, member of the AARP, American Legion Auxiliary, UPW, and a Volunteer at Sunny Point Health Care Center for over 15 years. The funeral will be Friday at 2:30 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Bill Fowler, Charles Olson, and Jonathan Watson will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Thursday from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 2:30 p.m. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Stout, Sr.; a sister, Alice Bachofen; and two brothers, Frank Tallman and David Tallman. Survivors include four children, Doreen and her husband John Cox of Baxter, Edith and her husband Harry Lasser of Smithville, Harriet Rose Mulford of Smithville, Joseph, Jr. and his wife Tiffany Stout of North Carolina. Eight grandchildren, Harry and his wife Claudette Lasser, Michael Lasser, Brian and his wife Kristy Lasser, Eric and his wife Deborah Mulford, Christopher Mulford, Melissa and her husband Richard LaFever, Colleen Cox, and Joseph Edward Stout III. A brother, James Tallman of Delaware. A sister, Mary Buck of New Jersey and Jennie and her husband Martin Burrell of Georgia. Seven great grandchildren, Elizabeth, Alex, Nathaniel, Hannah, Emily Grace, and Allie Beth Lasser and Ryan LaFever. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Youth Ministry at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Smithville or to the Youth Ministry at the Christ Presbyterian Church in New Jersey.
64 year old Author Allen Redmon of Smithville, a Baptist Minister, died Saturday at his home. He was a DeKalb County native. The funeral will be Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria. Thurman Seber will officiate and burial will be in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie Lee and Ruby Lee Hendrixson Redmon; brothers, Billy Joe Redmon, Edward Boyd Redmon, and Carlon C. Redmon; and a sister, Alice Mae Redmon Andrews. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Miller Redmon of Smithville. Three daughters, Angie and her husband Chester Williams of Smithville, Tina and her husband Ron Paschal of Alexandria, and Leslie Maples and Chad Hillis of McMinnville. Grandchildren, Ashley and her husband Ed Lemons of Smithville, Joshua and his wife Connie Odom of Smithville, and Justin Paschal and Jessica Paschal both of Alexandria. A great grandchild, Logan Johnson of Smithville. Step grandchildren, Chester Williams III and Jarvis Williams. A step great grandchild, Jarvis Williams, Jr. Three brothers, Bobby Redmon of Mississippi, Garland C. Redmon of Ohio, and Doyle and his wife Candy Redmon of Illinois. Three sisters, Frankie Faye Redmon Adkins, Shirley Ann Redmon Phillips, and Gladys Douglas Sanders all of Illinois. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria is in charge of the arrangements.
92 year old Margie Malone \"Grandnannie\" Kyle of Old Hickory died Monday. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Old Hickory for 62 years. The funeral will be Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at the Hermitage Funeral Home in Old Hickory. Jud Hays will officiate and burial will be in the Hermitage Memorial Gardens. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Kyle; a son-in-law, Nick Clemmer; parents, Liv and Ida Malone; sisters, Johnnie Watson and Robbie Jennings; and a niece, Faye White. Survivors include a daughter, Brenda Clemmer; grandsons, Michael and his wife Noriko Clemmer, Kyle and his wife Emily Clemmer; great grandchildren, Morgan, Nicole, Benjamin, Joey, Justin, Patrick, and Amy Clemmer. Hermitage Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions through the First Baptist Church of Old Hickory.