Obituaries

  • Callie Mae Duggin

    Thursday, 20 June 2013

    Callie Mae Duggin was born January 21, 1927 and passed away on June 19, 2013.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Vassie Markum and Willie Greer Armstrong; Brothers,  Sam P. Hilton, Donald & W.G. Armstrong; Sisters, Lee Anthem Duke and Mary Lillian Todd. 

     

    Survivors include daughter, Judy Vance Miller (Lowell) of Murfreesboro and Son, Sam Duggin (Pam) of Gulfport, MS.; Grandchildren, Cydney Robinson (Shannon), Van Miller, Alex Duggin and Regan Duggin; Great grandchildren, Ashely Crawford, Justin Crawford (Cody); Several nieces and nephews also survive.

     

    A member of the 1st Baptist Church of Woodbury, she was a Cannon Co. Court Clerk for 10 years.  

     

    Visitation with the family will be Friday, June 21, 2013 from 2 to 4 pm with Graveside services immediately following at 4:30 pm in the Riverside Cemetery.   Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311 or www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

     

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  • Barbara Ann Burger Davenport

    Sunday, 16 June 2013

    Graveside services for Barbara Ann Burger Davenport, age 48, will be Tuesday June 18, 2013 at Shady Grove Cemetery in Coffee County.  Visitation will be Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at Woodbury Funeral Home.
       Ms Davenportis survived by her mother, JoAnn Goff Burger of McMinnville; Son, Johnathan Davenport & Mary of McMinnville;  brother, Charles Burger of McMinnville;  companion, Hank Williams of Morrison;  nieces, Misty, Heather, Tania & Shana;  nephews, Joseph, Clyde "Dusty", & Brent;  great nieces & nephews, Joslynne, Cadence, Haley, Elijiah, Pig & Mal;  sisters-in-law, Teresa Burger & janice.
       She was a member of the Baptist Church and a homemaker.  She was preceded in death by her father, Nolan Burger & brother, Barry Burger.
       In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Woodbury Funeral Home to help the family with funeral expense.

  • Donny Sissom

    Thursday, 13 June 2013

    Donny Sissom passed away on June 11, 2013, at age 62 after a long illness.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse C. and Mildred Hibdon Sissom.  He is survived by his son, Charles Brian Sissom; brother, Danny Sissom; and sister, Mary Irene Sissom.  Donny was a retired farmer and was also employed as a Transportation Supervisor and Traffic Manager with Consolidated Freightways for 21 years.  He was a 1968 graduate of Woodbury Central High School and completed the Motor Carrier Rate and Transportation Program at the University of Tennessee, Nashville, in 1974.  He served on the freight-rate committees of Tennessee and the Interstate Commerce Commission and was a past member of the Nashville Traffic Club.  Donny enjoyed the arts as a member of Cheekwood and patron of the Nashville Symphony.  He was a member of the Kingwood Church of Christ.
     
     
     Visitation will be on Friday, June 14, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and from 11:00 a.m. until Chapel Service at 1:00 PM, on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Smith Funeral Home at Smith Funeral Home, 303 Woodbury Rd, Woodbury, TN.  37190.  615-563-5337.  www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net
     
     
    In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Hope Well Cemetery fund through Smith Funeral Home.

  • Edward Davenport

    Thursday, 13 June 2013

    Name:    Edward Davenport                                                           Age:    84
    Date Died: Wed. June 12, 2013 Where:   Middle Tennessee Medical Center
    Birthplace:  Cannon County, TN    Address:  629 B Tenpenny Rd., Woodbury, TN 37190       
    Survivors:  Wife of 67 years:  Eva Hutchins Davenport of Woodbury
    Children:  Bobby Jerome (Judith) Davenport of Waynesboro, Mark Edward (Becky) Davenport of Lebanon, Roger Boyd (Sharon) Davenport of Mt. Juliet, Frances Elane Davenport of Murfreesboro
    Sister:  Charlotte Buntin of Oaklawn, IL.
    Grandchildren:  Bobby Davenport, Jr., Staci Williams, Jeremiah Woehler, Shannon Wright, Nicole Ford, Erica Mentzer, Matthew Pridemore and Diana Golden
    12 Great and 1 Great Great Grandchild; 1 niece and 3 nephews
    Mr. Davenport was a member of New Hope Church of Christ, a Telephone Cable Contractor and a Cannon Co. Road Commissioner.  Ed loved his family and loved to work.  He enjoyed being outdoors fishing and hunting with his children and grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie “Bunkin” & Ina Alexander Davenport and 2 Sisters, Irene Davenport and Ruby Cook.
    Funeral Service: Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home      When: 1:00 pm Sat., 6/15/13
     
    Minister:  Bro. Ralph Richardson and Bro. Howard Knox, Jr. Interment: Reed Cemetery    
     
    Visitation: 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm Fri. June 14, 2013
     
    Pallbearers: Jeremiah Woehler, Bobby Davenport, Jr., B.J. Carrick, Blake Williams, Colton Davenport, Steve Woehler
     
    Honorary Pallbearers: Gail Reed, James Maxwell, Ike Parker, Richard Burks, Gene Mason and Dee Barrett
     

  • Heather Clark Patrick

    Wednesday, 12 June 2013

    Heather Clark Patrick, 50, of Short Mountain, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013. She was born November 30, 1962, in Schenectady, New York, the daughter of Fred and Beverly Barnes.
    Heather was a cosmetologist and local-business owner for many years. She had an intense love for all people and was well known for opening her heart and home to any in need. Heather's warmth and devotion touched many lives in the community.
    She is survived by her life partner, Rondi Larsen, daughter, Amanda Clark and mother, Beverly Barnes, all of Short Mountain. Also surviving is aunt Donna Bahan of New York, many beloved cousins and a multitude of close friends.
    She was preceded in death by her father, Fred J Barnes, grandmother Wilma Klebes and uncle Ronald Klebes.
    There will be a Celebration of Life rather than a traditional funeral service. The festivities will take place at Heather's home on Saturday June 15th, 2013 starting at 3 p.m. and continuing throughout the evening. Please come in the spirit of celebrating this amazing life with family and friends.

  • Betty Jo Osment

    Wednesday, 12 June 2013

    Betty Jo Osment, 69, of Woodbury, passed away on June 10, 2013 at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. She was a native of Warren County and a lifelong resident of Cannon County. Betty was a member of the Church of Christ and a homemaker.
    Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Vera Mae Orrick. She is survived by her husband, Ernest Lee Osment; sons, Steven Dale Osment of Woodbury and Ernest Brian Osment of Woodbury; daughter, Shirlee Diane Cochrane of Murfreesboro; sister-in-law, Mae Orrick; and four grandchildren, Ian Cochrane, Halle Cochrane, Larena Osment, and Morgan Breanna Hale.
    Chapel service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2013 with Herb Alsup officiating. Burial will follow at Gunter Grizzle Cemetery with friends serving as active pallbearers.
    Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 from 4:00-8:00 pm at Smith Funeral Home, 303 Woodbury Rd, Woodbury, TN 37190.  615-563-5337 . www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net

  • Loy Ledford (Pap) Smith

    Thursday, 6 June 2013

    Loy Ledford (Pap) Smith                                                           Age:    95
    Date Died: Thurs. June 6, 2013 Where:   Woodbury Health Care
    Birthplace:  Warren county, TN    Address:         
    Survivors:  2 Daughters:  Mary (Wayne) Brown and Betty Faye Johnson both of McMinnville
    Brother:  James and Olivene Smith of Woodbury
    Sister-in-law:  Francis Smith of Hermitage
    5 Grandchildren:  Sheila (Brian) Kelly, Timmy (Betty) Muncy, Angela Wiggins, Lisa (Jim) Weismore, David (Lori) Brown
    11 Great Grandchildren:  Rachel, Derek & Tabitha Muncy, Nancy Wiggins, Chase Kelly, Candice (Brian) Terry, Cole Poppelwell, Travis Brown, Brittany Jaco, Dillion Brown & Austin Brown
    6 Great Great Grandchildren:  Treyton, Ashlyn & Lauyn Terry, Alyiah, Gabrielle Jaco & Aylah Poppelwell
     
    Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents:  Banford E. and Tina Alice Young Smith, his wife:  Georgia M. Smith, and his brothers; Ozle and Jr. Smith.
    He was a farmer and retired from the VA Hospital, a veteran of WWII in the Army Air Corp, a member of the American Legion and a member of the Woodbury Church of Christ.
     
     
    Funeral Service: Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home      When: 2:00 pm Sat., 6/08/13
     
    Minister:  Bro. Herb Alsup     Interment: Pleasant View Cemetery    
     
    Visitation: 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm Fri. June 7, 2013 and 9:00 am to 2:00 pm, Sat. June 8, 2013
     

  • Dorothy Fillmore Millburn

    Thursday, 6 June 2013

    Dorothy Fillmore Millburn, age 93,  of Williamsburg, Kentucky, formerly of Woodbury, TN, passed away on June 1, 2013 after a long illness.  Dorothy was born January 16, 1920 in Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa to the late John H. Fillmore and Emily Levy Fillmore.  She was preceded in death by Lew Millburn, her husband, and siblings   John W. Fillmore and   Evelyn Stewart Nitz. She is survived by four children, Dixie (David) Whitley of Murfreesboro, TN, Connie (Richard) Hallock of McDonald, TN, Douglas (Joyce) Millburn of Rockholds, KY, and Dennis (Bobbie) Millburn, of Snellville, GA.  She has 7 grandchildren, 11 great grand-children, and 1 great-great grandson, and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be from 6:00-9:00 P.M. Tuesday June 11 and the service will be at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 12 at the Woodbury Funeral Home in Woodbury, Tennessee.  Interment will be at the Amity Church cemetery on Highway 53.  In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Woodbury Seventh-day Adventist church school where Dorothy worked part-time.
     

  • William Kelly Spradley

    Tuesday, 4 June 2013

     

    William Kelly Spradley, 52, passed away at Vanderbilt Hospital following an extended illness.  A native of Little Rock, AR., he lived in Woodbury. 

     

    He is survived by his wife, Deborah Spradley of Woodbury; Parents, William & Lillian Spradley of Murfreesboro; Children, Heather (Christopher) Willow of Manchester, Jessica (Bradley) Sullivan, Karrie Spradley and Connor Spradley all of Murfreesboro; Sisters, Robin (David) Godsey of Decatur, AL & Terri (Joe) Loftus of Woodbury; 4 grandchildren, Mary Elizabeth, Levi, Keegan & Aaron.

     

    A veteran of the Air Force, he was disabled. 

     

    Visitation with the family will be from 2 – 4 pm Wed., June 5, 2013.  In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family for funeral expenses %Woodbury Funeral Home,  615-563-2311  or www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • Medford Carl Foster Jr.

    Tuesday, 4 June 2013

    Name:   Medford Carl Foster, Jr.                                            Age:    66
    Date Died: Mon. June 3, 2013 Where:   Middle Tennessee Medical Center
    Birthplace:  Cannon Co. Address:  1738 Doolittle Rd. Woodbury, Tn.  37190
    Survivors:  Wife:  Lynn Foster of Woodbury
    2 Daughters and Sons-in-law:  Katina & Kevin George and Karla & Mike Kemp all of Woodbury
    Grandchildren:  Cole and Cassie George, Nathan (Brittany) George, Kallie and Foster Kemp
     
    Sister and Brother-in-law: Faye & Jackie Gunter of Woodbury
     
    Step Sister: Eva Mathis of Woodbury
     
    He was preceded in death by his parents: Medford C. Foster, Sr. & Lota Rigsby Foster and his brother, Hershel Austin (H.A.) Foster. 
     
    Med was a member of the Church of Christ, Vietnam Veteran where he served in the Navy and was a retired truck driver.  His most important job was being a full time pa.
     
    Funeral Service: Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home      When: 2:00 pm Thursday, 6/06/13
     
    Minister:  Bro. Daniel Hayes     Interment: Fuggitt Cemetery    
     
    Visitation:  4:00 pm to 9:00 pm Wed. June 5, 2013
     
    Active Pallbearers:  Mark Hayes, Shane Nichols, Kevin George, Mike Kemp, Ron Crossfield and Ronnie Hall
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society %Woodbury Funeral Home
     

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