Obituaries

  • Leonard Leggett

    Wednesday, 16 April 2014

    Leonard Gordon Leggett, 89, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at NHC in McMinnville. 
    He is survived by his wife of 56 years:  Maurene Wood Leggett of McMinnville; Sons:  Michael Leggett and Leonard E. (Donna) Leggett both of McMinnville; 5 Grandchildren:  Beth (Matt) Atchley, Justin, Aleshia, Nikki and Catilyn Leggett; 3 Great Grandchildren: Nicholas Atchley, Skylar and Camden Leggett
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin Glenn and Redie Mae Espey Leggett.
    Bro. Leggett was a member of the Walling Church of Christ and was a Church of Christ minister for over 50 years.  He was a veteran of World War II serving in the army.
    Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 2:00 pm Thursday 4/17/14 with Bro. Comer Mullican officiating.  Interment will follow in the Wood Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 4 pm – 9 pm Wednesday and 9 am until of service Thursday
    To Leave Online Condolences, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • Claude Odom

    Monday, 14 April 2014

    Mr. Claude Harold "Tolume" Odom, 59, was born May 11, 1954 and passed from this life on April 12, 2014 surrounded by his family.  His parents were the late James Jakaway and Viola "Sis" Odom.  Also, preceded by a sister, Mary.

    He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Debbie "Coco" Odom of the Ivy Bluff Community; daughters, Shalenia Odom of Nashville, Channell "Coco" Fisk and Claudie Odom both of McMinnville and Kathy Ann Mounty of Murfreesboro; step children, Robert Lee Tischer, Gary James Russell Tischer, Christopher Lee Carter, Jessica Ann Tischer and Dakota Renee Tischer all of Indiana; brother, Johnny Guy Burger of Indiana; sisters, Brenda Odom of Woodbury, Susan Thompson of Nashville and Lilly Smith of Memphis; four grandchildren and eight step-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

    Mr. Odom and his wife were married December 31, 1991.  They are members of the Ivy Bluff United Methodist Church.  He was retired from the Woodbury Water Department with 30 years service.  He enjoyed being outdoors and watching football, especially, the Titans and Vols.  His family and friends affectionately called him Tolume and he loved to spend time with them.  One of his favorite sayings was "True Blue".

    Visitation will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 12-2 PM.  Funeral services will follow in the Smith Funeral Home chapel.  Pastor Neal Glass will officiate.  Interment will follow in Hoover Cemetery.  Memories and condolences may be shared at www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net  Smith Funeral Home, (615)563-5337

  • Denna Campbell

    Saturday, 12 April 2014

    Denna Campbell, 81, died Friday, April 11, 2014 at Vanderbilt Hospital.
    She is survived by her 4 Children:  Anthony (Cindy) Campbell and Carlton Campbell both of Murfreesboro, Barry Campbell of San Carlos, CA. and Debra (Hilton) Brooks of Jacksonville, FL.; Grandchildren:  Heather (Juan) Gomez of Smyrna, Chandler & Elyssa Brooks of Jacksonville, FL.; Great Grandchildren:  Christopher & Benjamin Stacey; Sister:  Hazel Vinson and a number of nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Percy & Martha Peeler Davenport; her husband, Virgil Campbell, her grandson, Eddie Campbell and 8 siblings.
    A member of the Baptist Church, She was a homemaker, an avid reader and loved bake.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the library of your choice.
    Graveside Service:  Reed Cemetery        When:  5:00 pm Saturday 4/12/14
    Minister:  Bro. Joe Vinson

  • Sue Wilson

    Friday, 11 April 2014

    Sue Davenport Wilson, 68, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at her home.
    He is survived by loving Mate:  Larry Gunter of Woodbury; Daughters:  Jackie (Roland) Milligan and Melissa (Kenneth) Hedrick both of Woodbury,  Wanda Wilson of Readyville; Grandchildren:  Ashley Milligan Parks, Whitney Milligan, Danielle Wilson, Kendall and Kolton Hedrick and Great Granddaughter: Kylie Mael.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam Davenport & Lassie Thompson Davenport, Robert, Joe & Ruby Chandler.
    A member of the Woodbury Jehovah Witness, she was a caregiver who loved to do crafts, flower gardening, yard sales and spending time with her precious family.
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home        When:  2:00 pm Sunday 4/13/14
    Interment:  Riverside Cemetery     Minister:  Bro. Kenneth Skinner
    Visitation:  4 pm – 8 pm Saturday
    To Leave Online Condolences, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • Edwin Cantrell

    Friday, 11 April 2014

    Name    Edwin Denby Cantrell                                         Age: 57
    Date Died: Friday, April 11, 2014 at his home
    Survivors:
    Wife:  Gail Oldham Cantrell of Murfreesboro
    Daughter:  Tanya Bathon of Woodridge, IL.  
    Grandchild:  Kelly Toecheck of Woodridge, IL.
    Stepdaughter: Andi Ward of IL.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Cook Cantrell, Ruth Preston Crownover & Ross Crownover; his sister, Patsy Harmon.
    A member of the New Short Mtn. Methodist church, Denby was a custodian. 
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home        When:  2:00 pm Saturday 4/12/14
    Interment:  Preston Cemetery
    Visitation:  10:00 am until time of service
    To Leave Online Condolences, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net
     

  • Jimmy Fann

    Wednesday, 9 April 2014

    Jimmy Howard Fann, 73, died: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at St. Thomas Rutherford following a short illness.

     

    He is survived by his wife:  Faye Tittsworth Fann of Woodbury; Sons:  Javin (Angie) Fann and Justin (Stephanie) Fann all of Woodbury; Grandchildren:  J. Daxton, Treyton, Jalin, Kendra, Jake, Ty and Braden Fann.

     

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Howard & Loreda Daniel Fann.

     

    A member of the Pleasant View Baptist Church, he was a farmer and a member of the Cannon Co. Commission for 8 years.

     

    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home,  1:00 pm Friday 4/11/14

    Interment:  Ivy Bluff Cemetery, Warren Co.

    Visitation:  4:00 – 8:00 pm Thurs. 4/10/12

    Pallbearers:  J. Daxton & Treyton Fann, Joe Young, Bruce Daniel & Brad Medley

     

    To Leave Online Condolences, please visit www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • Kaylie Cooper

    Tuesday, 8 April 2014

     
    Graveside services for Kaylie Mai Cooper, infant daughter of Jonathan Cooper and Dara Dillard, of Morrison, TN, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Ivy Bluff Cemetery in Cannon County, TN with Bro. Danny Freeman officiating.  Visitation with the family will be from 11:00 AM until 1:30 PM on Wednesday at Manchester Funeral Home.  Kaylie Mai passed away on Friday, April 4 at her parent’s residence.
     
    Kaylie Mai was born on January 5, 2014.  In addition to her parents, she is also survived by one brother, Jayden Jay Rogers; one sister, Kara Ann Cooper; paternal grandparents, Gary Cooper and Debbie Waters; and maternal grandparents, James and Barbara Dillard.
    Manchester Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements

  • Paisley Todd

    Tuesday, 8 April 2014

    Paisley Morgan Todd went to heaven on April 3, 2014 the same day she came into the world. She was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Preceding her in death are grandfathers, James Russell Todd and Joe Frank Morgan; great grandfathers, Howard Mayo and Hobert Miller.
    Survivors include her parents, Justin and Ashley Todd of Gassaway; sister, Madison Elise Todd of Woodbury; grandparents, Tony & Shari Morgan of Woodbury, Tracy & David Higgins of Woodbury and Judy Hickey of Smithville; great grandmothers, Jean Mayo of Gassaway, Jean Faulk of Readyville and Vera Miller of Woodbury; aunts and uncles, Joseph Morgan, Devon Gunter, Zachary Higgins, Rebekah Higgins, Addison Higgins, Hannah Higgins all of Woodbury, Nicole Weddington of Gassaway, Tonya Todd and Lisa Winslow both of Manchester; also survived by several great aunts and uncles and cousins.
    Justin and Ashley attend the New Life Church in Centertown. They were looking forward to bringing Paisley home to meet her big sister. She has gone home to be with the Lord now, much to the sadness of her family.
    Visitation will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 from 2-4 PM. Funeral services will follow in the Smith Funeral Home chapel. David Higgins will officiate. Interment will be in Riverside Garden. In lieu of flowers the family requests assistance with expenses. Condolences may be shared at www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net
     

  • Mary Hale

    Saturday, 5 April 2014

    Name    Mary B. Young Hale of Dearborn Heights, Michigan                Age: 85
    Date Died: Thursday, April 3, 2014
    Survivors:
    Children:  P. Sandra (John) McDonald, M. Charlene (Lou) Justin, Ronald R. Hale & Robert G. (Darlene) Hale all of Michigan
    Brothers:  Nile (Della) Young & Virgil (Grace) Young all of Woodbury  
    Grandchildren:  Holly Genaw, Jolene (Salvator) Cesaro, Arlene & Carlene Hale, Louis & Edmund Justin all of Michigan
    Great Grandchildren:  Gabrielle & Grant Genaw and Salvator & Maria Cesaro all of Michigan  
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Grover Cleveland Hale.
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home        When:  1:00 pm Wed. 4/9/14
    Minister:  Bro. John Hembre                         Interment:  Riverside Cemetery
    Visitation:  1:00 – 9:00 pm Tues. 4/8/12
     

  • James Hays

    Saturday, 5 April 2014

    James Lannis "Jimmy" Hays age 71 of Statesville died Wednesday morning, April 2, 2014 at the Lebanon Health and Rehab Center.  Born in Cannon County, TN, he was the son of the late Ernest Alfred Hays and Lula Clayborn Hays.  Jimmy attended Watertown High School and was a member of Prosperity Baptist Church. He was a boiler maker and member of Local 363 in Illinois. Jimmy was a Past Master and 50 yr. member of Comer Lodge No. 417 F&AM. He is survived by his wife, Carol McColpin Hays of Statesville; son, James Lee Hays and wife, Janet of Statesville; daughter, Janice Lanee Williamson of Statesville; grandchildren, Casey Elizabeth Hays, Lindsey and Logan Williamson; step children, Karen Bell of Flora, IL, Kim (Sandy) Bell and Max (Sandy) Bell both of Bridgeport, IL; step grandchildren, Michael (Samantha) Cooper, Rachel (Perry) Boles, Chris (Rhonda) Cooper, Dalton, Kendra and Cassidy Shadle; sister, Sherry Parkerson of Smithville; brother, Jackson (Kathy) Hays of Auburntown; nieces and nephews.  A memorial service and celebration of Jimmy's life will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Hunter Funeral Home. Visitation with the family will be from 1 p.m. till service time on Sunday.

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