57 year old Michael Cantrell of Smithville died Tuesday at the V.A. Hospital in Nashville. He was a staff announcer at WJLE and a retired manager of K-Mart in McMinnville. He was also a Methodist. The funeral will be Friday at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Donnie Kelly will officiate and burial will be in the Keltonburg Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 1:00 p.m. He was preceded in death by his mother, Christine Neely Cantrell. Survivors include his wife, Betty Cantrell. Three sons, Anthony Cantrell, Corey and his wife Nena Cantrell. and Brent and his wife Donna Turner all of Smithville. One daughter, Tonja her husband Michael Moore of Murfreesboro. Six grandchildren, Ethan, Raven and Eli Cantrell all of Smithville, Luke Moore of Murfreesboro, Sydney Turner of Smithville, and Matthew Moore of Murfreesboro. His father, Bernice Cantrell of Smithville. One sister, Sherre and her husband Brett Curtis and a brother, Douglas and his wife Lynn Cantrell all of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The family requests that donations be made, in lieu of flowers, to Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, to help meet funeral expenses.