• Judith Madeline Sexton

    Monday, 9 July 2012

    Judith Madeline Sexton Long, 70, died Friday, July 6, 2012, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center.

    Born in Good Hope, Ohio, she lived in Lascassas.

    2 Daughters: Jerri Long Hill (Eugene) of Lascassas &  April Long Melton (Jesse) of Woodbury.

    3 Grandchildren: Shelby & Tracy Hill & Riley Melton.

    1 Sister: Sue Roosa of Greenfield, Ohio.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard Leroy Sexton & Bernice Marjorine Rumer Sexton and 3 brothers.

    A member of the Wards Grove Baptist Church, she was a homemaker.

    A private memorial service will be at a later date in Ohio.

  • James Albert Barrett

    Monday, 25 June 2012

    James Albert Barrett, 69, died Friday, June 22, 2012, at his home.
    A resident of Cannon County, he was born in Statesville, TN. A member of the Baptist Church, he was a retired truck driver and heavy equipment operator.

    Wife: Sue Gannon Menard Barrett of McMinnville, TN.

    Sons: Jason Allen (Diane) Barrett of Crossville, TN. and Jamie Barrett of Crossville.

    Step Children: Louis C. (Lana) Menard of Clarksville & Brenda (Lynn) Underwood of McMinnville.

    Grandchildren: Justin Davis of Crossville & Braden Barrett of Jamestown.

    Step Grandchildren: Brooke & Grant Menard of Clarksville; Katie, Hunter & Michael Underwood of McMinnville; Crystal Hawn of Crossville.

    Siblings: Harold Dean (Wilma) Barrett of Cottage Home; Kenneth (Sylvia) Barrett of Christiana; Jeff Barrett of Smithville; Glenn (Judy) Barrett of Eagleville; Mary (Lawrence) Phillips of Shelbyville; Margaret (Steve) Smith of Gladesville.

    Also surviving are 3 step great grandchildren

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert & Maude Jennings Barrett and brothers, Bill & Charles Barrett.

    Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 with Bro. Charlie Lawson officiating. Burial will be in Sycamore Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 27, 2012.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Woodbury Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.

  • Brenda Sue Nunley

    Monday, 25 June 2012

    Memorial services for Brenda Sue Nunley, age 58 of Manchester will be conducted at 3pm, Thursday, June 28, 2012 at the Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Jerry Barrett officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 1pm Thursday until service time at Manchester Funeral Home. Mrs. Nunley passed away Saturday at her home surrounded by her loving family.

    Mrs. Nunley was born in Harvey Illinois the daughter of the late William Franklin Pogue and Illa Bee Harden Pogue. She was a home caregiver in the Home Health industry and was a member of the Church of Christ. Mrs. Nunley enjoyed crosswork puzzles and baby sitting for her grandchildren, nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca Kay Pogue and by a brother, Bobby Lee Pogue. Mrs. Nunley is survived by:

    Her son- Chris Pogue of Manchester
    3 sisters, Diane Barrett of Manchester
    Sylvia (Jimmy) Bush of Manchester
    Kay (Jerry) Barrett of Woodbury
    1 brother- Mike Pogue of Manchester
    1 granddaughter- Gloria Fults of Manchester
    Several Nieces and Nephews

    Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Nunley family.

  • Emma Elizabeth Bush

    Monday, 25 June 2012

    Emma Elizabeth McInturff Bush

    Born: 7 July 1941, Franklin County, Tennessee

    Married: Clyde Ralph Bush of Coffee County (1959)

    Died: 23 June 2012, Coffee County, Tennessee

    Funeral services for Mrs. Beth Bush, wife of Clyde Ralph Bush, will be conducted at 10am, Tuesday, June 26 at the Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with John Bush and Jim Terry officiating. Burial will follow in the Gilley Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the Bush family will be from 4pm until 9pm, Monday, June 25 at Manchester Funeral Home. Mrs. Bush died suddenly at home on June 23, 2012, at age 70. Mrs. Bush was born in the Buncombe community of Franklin County, the daughter of Samuel Lazarus McInturff and Mary Ruth Fisher McInturff. Her family was displaced by TVA's Wood's Reservoir project and later moved to Coffee County, where she met and married Clyde Ralph Bush, Sr.

    She was a Christian and worshipped with the Lumley Stand Church of Christ. Before retiring Mrs. Bush worked with her husband as owners of Woodbury Cleaners. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking and canning.

    Mrs. Bush was preceded in death by her father and her brothers Eugene, Johnny, and Larry McInturff.

    In addition to her husband, she is survived by her mother; one brother, Stanley McInturff of Mud Creek; six children, 20 grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter:

    Carolyn Bush Stanley and her husband, Milton, of Mud Creek, along with their sons Luke and Levi, their son Milton Jr. and his wife, Shelly, of Murfreesboro, and Milton Jr. and Shelly's daughter, Evangeline;

    Janet Bush Forde, her husband, Robert, of Tullahoma, and their children, Robert Jr., Mary Elizabeth and Katherine Forde;

    Jo Anne Bush Malone, her husband, Kenneth, of Murfreesboro, and their children, Sarah, Hannah, Rachel, Nathan, and Elizabeth Malone;

    Ralph Bush Jr., his wife, Tanya, of Coffee County, and their children, Alexis, Logan, and Madelynn Bush;

    John Bush, his wife, Sunshine, of Coffee County, and their daughters, Savana and Serena;

    Melissa Bush Neel, her husband, Gregg, of Hillsboro, and their sons, Samuel, Jacob, Caleb, and Isaac.

    Mrs. Bush is also survived by numerous brothers- and sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces, nephews, and two aunts, Inez Fisher Partin of Franklin County, and Clemmie McInturff Carden of Ten Mile.
    Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Bush family.

  • Debrah Gail Tillman

    Wednesday, 20 June 2012

    Debrah Gail Tillman                                                        Age:    57

    Date Died: Wed., 6/20/12           Where:   Alive Hospice

    Address:  134 Simpson Rd., Woodbury, TN.  37190           

    Birthplace: Wichita Falls, TX.

    Survivors:  Husband of 25 years:  William “Bill” Tillman of Bradyville

    Daughter:  Cretia Lynn Patterson and her husband, Michael Patterson of Bradyville   

    4 Grandchildren:  Rebecca, Noah, Hannah & Gabriel

    Sister:  Diane Beth Kaeberle of Great Bins, KS.

    Mother-in-law:  Bobbette Joyner of Middlesburg, FL.         

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald Gilbert Beckum and Reba Jeanette Atkins Beckum.

    A member of the Grace Assembly of God, she was a housewife.

    Funeral Where: Grace Assembly of God  

    When:  11 am, Saturday, June 23, 2012          

    Interment:  Thyatira Cemetery          

    Minister:  Bro. James Carl Lassister

    Visitation:   5:00 pm until 9:00 pm Fri, June 22, 2012  at the Grace Assembly of God                                                                    
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  • Lydia Mae Campbell

    Wednesday, 20 June 2012

    Lydia Mae Campbell, stillborn daughter of Dale & Tara Thomas Campbell of McMinnville died, Monday, June 18, 2012 at Middle Tenn. Medical Center. 


    Graveside services will be 5 pm Thursday, June 21, 2012  at Mt. Zion Cemetery in the Viola Community in Warren Co., Tn. with Bro. Michael Harris officiating.  Visitation with the family will be Thursday from 2 pm until 4 pm at Woodbury Funeral Home.


    In addition to her parents, she is survived by her siblings, Wesley, Jacob & Sadie Bell and Sophie Campbell all of McMinnville; Grandparents, Shane & Cindy Thomas of Morrison and Edna Campbell of McMinnville.  Also surviving are several aunts and uncles.


    She was preceded in death by her sister, Olivia Campbell & grandfather, Zebbie Campbell.


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  • Wilma Dean Cason

    Wednesday, 20 June 2012

    Wilma Dean Cason, 74, died Monday, June 18, 2012 at NHC - Murfreesboro.

    A resident of Woodbury, she was born in DeKalb County.  A member of the Plainview Baptist Church, she was a housewife and factory worker.


    Son: Larry Cason of Woodbury

    Granddaughter: Dottie McKenzie Cason of Woodbury.   

    Sisters: Elsie Bryson of Auburntown and Betty Kent of Portland, TN.                 

    Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Julia Mae Norton Dutton; husband, Clayton “Shade” Cason; daughter, Regina Cason Doak; siblings, Roy Solan Dutton, Floyd Dutton, Walter Dutton, Lura Dutton Fey and Altie Rae Dutton Milligan.

    Funeral service will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Thursday., June 21, 2012 with Bro. Charlie Heath and Bro. David Faulkner officiating.     

    Burial will be in Sycamore Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. 4:00 pm Wednesday, June 20, 2012.                                                                     

  • Larry Ray Mitchell Sr.

    Tuesday, 19 June 2012

    Mr. Larry Ray Mitchell, Sr., 62, of McMinnville died June 18, 2012. He was born January 28, 1950 in Kenly, North Carolina. His parents were the late James Mitchell and Anne Mae (Jones) Mitchell. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Diane Mitchell and brother, Johnny R. Mitchell.

    He is survived by his sons, Larry & Monica Mitchell, Jr. of Lascassas, James "Jamie" Mitchell of McMinnville; daughter, Angela and Jamie Ford of Woodbury; brothers, Barry and Sue Mitchell of Ivy Bluff and David Mitchell of North Carolina; sisters, Brenda Trail of Manchester, Barabara and Mack White of Boaz, AL, Kay and Dennis Harrington of Lewisburg, Mary and Joe Hinzman of Petersburg, also five grandchildren.

    Mr. Mitchell attended the Trinity Baptist Church in McMinnville. He enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with his family.

    Visitation will be held at Smith Funeral Home Tuesday, June 19, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 2 p.m. in the Smith Funeral Home chapel. Interment will be in the Providence Baptist Church Cemetery. Smith Funeral Home (615) 563-5337

  • Pauline Bogle Hays

    Sunday, 17 June 2012

    Pauline Bogle Hays, 87, died Saturday, June 16, 2012 at Woodbury Health Care Center.

    A Watertown resdent, she was born in Cannon County. She was a member of the Prosperity Baptist Church and a housewife.          


    Sister: Lonia Mai Tate of Woodbury.

    Nieces & Nephews: Jeanne Melton, Jimmy, Windol, Joel, and Gayle Tate, Harold, Ronnie and Billy Wayne Bogle, Mamie Evelyn Graves, Edward Hays and Bobby Jack Armstrong.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Smith Bogle and Alta Mai Summars Bogle; her husband, Joe B. Hays and three brothers, Robert, Melvin, and Clarence Bogle.

    Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home  at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2012 with  Bro. Thurman Seber officiating. Burial will be in Prosperity Cemetery.

    Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 17, 2012.  
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  • Mary 'Chilley' Davis Mooneyham

    Thursday, 14 June 2012

    Mary “Chilley” Davis Mooneyham, 83, died Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Stones River Hospital E/R.
    A resident of Woodbury, she was a native of Cannon Co. A member of the Centerhill Baptist Church, she was a white oak basket maker and was a retired seamstress at Valdor.
    Children: Louise Mayo of Woodbury and Buck (Paulette) Mooneyham of Smithville.
    Grandchildren: Kandy Fish, Tim (Melanie) Mayo, Tina Young, Tonya (Tim) Cantrell and Brad (Christy) Prater.
    Great Grandchildren: Ryan and Matt Sullivan, Ashley Mooneyham, Johnathan Caldwell, Tiffany, Bridget and Andrew Hutchins, Zach (Monica) Cantrell, Kelby and Eli Cantrell, Micah and Liv Prater.
    Brother: Jake (Ruth) Davis of Woodbury.
    Sisters-in-law: Mary and Lois Davis both of Woodbury.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, George Washington Davis and Angie Manus Davis; her husband, Charles O. Mooneyham, Daughter & Son-in-law, Ida Mae & Gary Prater and 12 siblings. 
    Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 16, 2012 with Bro. Greg Mitchell officiating.
    Burial will be in Riverside Gardens.
    Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Friday, June 15, 2012.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society or the American Diabetes Assoc.