• Henry Hickey

    Sunday, 12 May 2013

    Name:    Henry C. Hickey                                                           Age:    79
    Date Died: Saturday, May 11, 2013               Where:   Woodbury Health Care Center
    Birthplace:  Silver Point, Putnam Co.      Address:  102 Kidwell Lane, Gassaway, TN  37095
    Survivors: Wife: Georgia M. Ortman Hickey of Gassaway
    Daughter & Son-in-law:  Karen & Steve Higgins of Woodbury
    Son:  Johnny L. Hickey of Gassaway
    2 Grandsons:  Clint & Brandi Higgins and Devon L. Hickey
    2 Great Grandchildren: Kole & Kennedi Higgins
    Siblings:  Dorothy (George) Allen of Algood, Arthur (Buna) Hickey of Cookeville, Clara Fox of Gainsboro, Alberta Garwood of Murfreesboro, Sammy (Thelma) Hickey of Smithville, Donnie (Betty) Hickey of Smithville, Annie (Jessie) Flatt of Baxter,& Joyce Bird of West Jefferson, Ohio
    Several nieces & nephews also survive
    He was preceded in death by his parents: Sam & Alma Carter Hickey and 4 Siblings, Charlie Hickey, Johnnie Hickey, Irma Johnson & Geneva Garwood.
    Mr. Hickey retired from Carrier Corp. & was a farmer & a member of the Baptist Church.  He loved farming & working his mules.
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home   When: 2:00 pm Tues., May 14, 2013
    Minister:  Bro. Gary Hancock                                    Interment: Beech Hill  Cemetery    
    Visitation: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Monday May 13, 2013 & Tues. until time of service.
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  • Creola Roadruck

    Thursday, 9 May 2013

    Name:    Creola Roadruck                                                           Age:    80
    Date Died: Monday, May 7, 2013               Where:   At her home
    Birthplace:  Hawkinsville, GA.      Address:  470 Old Prospect Rd. Woodbury, Tn.  37190
    Survivors: Husband: Richard Roadruck of Woodbury
    3 Children: Gene Dale (Jocelyn) Goodnight of Park City, IN.; Diana Kelley of Avon, IN & Deborah (George) Cole of Woodbury
    Sister:  Corena Brown of Murfreesboro
    Niece:  Cindy Sims
    Grandchildren: Sky Goodnight, Chad Kelley, Travis Simmons, Matthew Goodnight, Josh Cole, Ashley Kelley
    Great Nephew and Niece: Jeff Sims and Natalie Sims
    6 Great grandchildren also survive
    She was preceded in death by her parents: Charles Luther Head & Roxy Anderson and her brother, James Dale Head.
    A member of the Woodbury Church of Christ and Pine Hill Church of Christ (Clay Co.), she worked in bookkeeping. 
    Funeral Service:  Upton Funeral Home, Celina TN.   When: 1 pm Sat., May 11, 2013
    Minister:  Bro. Dale Strong                                    Interment: Pitcock Cemetery, Clay Co.    
    Vistation: 2 -8 pm Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Woodbury Funeral Home and Saturday, May 11 at Upton Funeral Home from 10 am until time of services.
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  • Glenn McDaniel

    Tuesday, 7 May 2013

    Name:    Glenn McDaniel                                                           Age:    56
    Date Died: Monday, May 6, 2013               Where:   At his home
    Birthplace:  Hawkinsville, GA.      Address:  48 R.E. Davenport Lane Auburntown, Tn.  37016
    Survivors: Wife: Sandi S. McDaniel of Auburntown
    3 Children: Dakota McDaniel of Warner Robbins, GA., Hal Diggs of Willamsburg, VA. & Jared Zimmerman of Gainesville,FL.
    Siblings:  Anelle Harris of Haynesville, AL. and Jimmy McDaniel of Hawkinsville, GA.
    Grandchildren: Keely, Kayden, Hailey, Kenslee, Timothy & Anthony
    He was preceded in death by his parents: Theron McDaniel & Nellie Floyd Daniel and Brother, Carlton McDaniel.
    A member of the Auburntown Church of Christ, he loved reading the bible and his grandchildren. He worked for My Office Products.
    Memorial Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home   When: 5:00PM May 9, 2013
    Minister:  Bro. David Dunn & Bro. John Fortner    
    Vistation: 4 -5 pm Thursday, May 9, 2013

  • Charles Arthur Smithson

    Sunday, 5 May 2013

    Mr. Charles Arthur Smithson, 75, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2013 after an extended illness.  He was born September 14, 1937 and was the son of the late Thomas Leon Smithson and Christine Gaither Ash and the grandson of the late Charlie T. Smithson and Thursey Logan Smithson.
    He was a retired Senior Master Sergeant with the United States Air Force, after serving 20 years.  He was stationed at the Pentagon in Washington, DC where he worked for the Department of Defense and served at Sewart Air Force Base  in Smyrna, TN until its closing in 1970.  He retired in 1974 as Base Sergeant Major at Little Rock Air Force Base, Jacksonville, Arkansas.  He was also a retired truck driver with Roadway Express.
    Mr. Smithson was a 32 degree Mason and a member of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, and a member of the Mt. Moriah Lodge #18 of Murfreesboro, TN.,  a member of the American Legion Post 0279, and the VFW Post 5064, and a member of the Air Force Sergeants Association.  He was a member of the Pleasant View Church of Christ.
    He was preceded in death by his brother, Donald R. Smithson.
    Survivors include his wife, Sarah Ellen King Smithson, Son, Charles Gregory Smithson, daughter, Charlene Smithson Odom and her husband David, grandchildren Gretchen Odom Paschal and Jonathan David Odom, Great granddaughter, Alana Nicole Paschal all of Woodbury.  He is also survived by 3 brothers, Jerry Smithson, Drennan Smithson (Faye), of Woodbury and Thomas Leon Smithson, Jr. of Alexandria.  2 Sisters, Amelia (Amy) Henderson and Linda Faye Haley both of Woodbury and Sister-in-law, Cheryl Johnson and her husband, Ronnie of Readyville, Tn.
    Visitation with the family will be Monday, 4-8 PM at Woodbury Funeral Home, and funeral services will be 2 PM Tuesday at the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home, with Bro. Michael L. Lorance and Bro. Tony Burnett officiating.  Burial will be in Riverside Gardens with full military honors.
    In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tennessee Fisher House Foundation for wounded veterans and their families, %Woodbury Funeral Home.
    Woodbury Funeral Home, (615) 563-2311.


  • Vera Smith Patterson

    Sunday, 5 May 2013

    Name:    Vera Smith Patterson                                                           Age:    60
    Date Died: Friday, May 3, 2013 @ 18:50               Where:   Middle Tenn. Medical Center
     Address:  114 Ashley Lane, Woodbury, Tn.  37190
    Survivors:  Mother:  Vern Walker Smith of Woodbury
     2 Daughters:  Niki Patterson Delk & her husband Heath of Murfreesboro & Tracy Patterson Elrod & her husband Brian of Woodbury
    Grandchildren:  Zettie Elrod, Boone Elrod, Jackson Delk, & Matok Delk
    Sisters:  Joyce Taylor, Eileen Smith & Joella King all of Woodbury & Karen ( Billy) Bass of Burns, TN
    Brother:  David (Vick) Smith of Woodbury
    Aunts & Uncles:  Dottie & Jim Jones, Dee & Betty Smith, Ruth Zachos & Lillian Maxwell
    Vera was preceded in death by her father, Alvin Smith and a brother, Gary Smith.  She was a member of Sycamore Baptist Church, a retired secretary & grandmother.  
    Funeral Service:  Graveside services at Taylor Cemetery   When: 12:00 Noon Mon. 5/6/2013
    Minister:  Bro. Richard Williams          Cemetery: Taylor Cemetery
    Visitation: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Sun.,May 5, & Mon. 10:00 am to 11:30 am May 6, 2013
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  • Crystal W. Lynn

    Tuesday, 30 April 2013

    Crystal W. Lynn, age 83 of Manchester, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the Medical Center of Manchester. Crystal was a retired Supervisor with PCA Apparel Industries, Inc. in Manchester and a member of the Pleasant View Church of Christ. She was born in Woodbury, TN to her parents, the late William Jesse Pelham and Lily Jane Gann Pelham. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul Lynn; sisters, Remina Pelham Northcutt, Ozella Pelham Parker, Marcie Pelham Troup and Jean Pelham Robinson; brothers, Leburn Pelham, Jesse Pelham and Charles Lowe. She is survived by her son, Mark R. Lynn and his wife Susie of Chattanooga, TN; granddaughter, Ashley Rose Lynn of Chattanooga, TN;sister, Willie Mai Pelham Bryan of Manchester, TN; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation was on Monday, April 29, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. The Funeral Service was conducted on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Leroy Dedmon officiating. Burial was at the Riverside Cemetery in Woodbury, TN. CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Manchester is in Charge of Arrangements.

  • Roger Milan Peterson

    Monday, 22 April 2013

    Name:    Roger Milan Peterson                                                           Age:    79
    Date Died: Sunday, April 21, 2013               Where:   At his home
    Birthplace:  Pots Dam, NY      Address:  3780 Auburntown Rd., Woodbury, Tn.  37190
    Survivors:  DaughterRobin Peterson of Woodbury
    Sons:   Kenneth Peterson of Shreveport, LA., Eric (Lisa) Peterson of Smithville, Glenn (Claudette) Peterson of Germantown, MD., Dale (Donna) Peterson and Dean (Missy) Peterson all of Woodbury
    9 grandchildren:  Philip, Emma, Roger, Jonathon, Samanta, Patricia, Ross, Christopher & Kristen Peterson
    Sister-in-law:  Teresa Dupra of Woodbury
    Mr. Peterson was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth Milan Peterson and Irene Simonds Peterson and his wife, Patricia Grayton Peterson.
    A member of the Woodbury United Methodist Church, Roger was a veteran of Vietnam where he served in the U.S. Air Force.  He made his career as an RN in the Air Force and retired as a Lt. Colonel. After retirement, he worked as an RN at the Veteran’s Hospital.
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home   When: 4:00 PM Sat. 4/27/2013
    Minister:  Rev. John Hembree          Cemetery: Reed Cemetery
    Visitation: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Friday, April 26, 2013
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  • Donald Lee Bogle

    Sunday, 21 April 2013


    Death Report from Woodbury Funeral Home

    Name:    Donald Lee Bogle                                                                Age:    65
    Date Died: Sunday, April 21, 2013              Where:   At his home
    Birthplace:  Cannon Co., TN.      Address:  1243 Weeks Rd., Murfreesboro, TN
    Survivors:  Wife of 36 yearsElaine DuBoise Bogle  of Murfreesboro
    Daughter:  Candice Bogle Smith & her husband, Phillip of Milton
    Son:  James Allen Bogle & his wife Crystal Hill Bogle of Bradyville
    Granddaughter: Hannah Farnsworth & expecting grandson, Logan.
    Brothers:  Earl Bogle & his wife Teresa of Woodbury & Ken Bogle & his wife Linda of Murf.
    Niece:  Kelly Boggs of Murfreesboro
    Father & Mother-in-law:  Edmund & Dot DuBoise of Murfreesboro
    Donald was preceded in death by his parents, J. C. & Robbie Williams Bogle & niece Michele Bogle.  He was a member of the Greenhill Church of Christ & retired from MTSU & was a homebuilder for many years.   
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home   When: 2:00 PM Tues. 4/23/2013
    Minister:  Bro. David Yankee & Bro. Bud Mitchell          Cemetery: Coleman Cemetery
    Visitation: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Monday, April 22, 2013
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  • Donald Stuart Milligan

    Wednesday, 17 April 2013

    Donald Stuart Milligan                                                      Age:    43
    Date Died: Tuesday, April 16, 2013              Where:   At his home
    Birthplace:  Dekalb Co., TN.      Address:  9925 Gassaway Rd., Woodbury, TN  37190
    Survivors:  MotherMelissa Dodd Milligan of Woodbury
    Children:  Kasey (Robert) Mussared of Tullahoma and Cameron Milligan of Gassaway
    Grandchildren:  Kaitlyn, Christian and Alanna Mussared
    Also surviving are several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive
    Donald was preceded in death by his father, Joe Donald Milligan. A member of the Baptist Church, he was a heavy equipment operator.   
    Funeral Service:  Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home   When: 2:00 PM Friday 4/19/2013
    Minister:  Bro. Gary Hancock                             Cemetery: Sycamore Cemetery
    Visitation: 3:30 pm to 9 pm Thursday, April 18, 2013
    In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Woodbury Funeral Home to help the family with funeral expense

  • Hope Elizabeth Woods

    Wednesday, 17 April 2013

    Name:    Hope Elizabeth Woods                                                      Age:    72
    Date Died: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 @ 12:14 am             Where:   Stones River Hospital
    Birthplace:  Edgerton, WI      Address:  310 S. Dillon St., Apt. 112 , Woodbury, TN  37190
    Survivors:  Children:  Walter (Patricia) Woods of Woodury and Jackie (Michael) Mathis of Manchester
    Grandchildren:  Sterling Ellis of Texas, Chistopher Ellis of Texas and Shane Weahunt of Woodbury
    2 Sisters:  Patty Griffin and Ruth Gregorie both of WI
    Ms. Woods was preceded in death by her parents, Glen Gregorie and Hannah Peabody Smith and her husband, Sterling Randall Woods.
    A member of the Church of Christ, she was a homemaker.   
    A private family service will be held at a later date.
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