Obituaries

  • 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.

    Survivors:

    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.          

    Survivors:  

    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.  
                                                                          
    For online tributes, www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • 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.
    Survivors:
    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.

  • Bobbie Jean Daniels Floyd

    Thursday, 7 June 2012

    Mrs. Bobbie Jean (Daniels) Floyd, 45, of Woodbury died June 4, 2012. She was born May 30, 1967 in Knoxville, TN. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lee (Rutherford) Daniels; husband, Charles Edward Floyd, Sr.; sons, Charles Edward Floyd, Jr., John Baker Floyd and half brother, Charles Samuel Patterson.

    She is survived by her father and step-mother, Robert & Peggy Daniels of LaVergne, daughters, Rebecca Floyd and Angela Floyd; brother, Ronnie Daniels of Murfreesboro; sisters, Connie Daniels of Bradyville, Lisa Knott of Alabama, Sandra Farless of McMinnville and Teresa Bogle of Woodbury; also survived by fourteen grandchildren.

    Visitation will be held at Smith Funeral HomeFriday, June 8, 2012 from 11-1 PM. Funeral services will follow in the Smith Funeral Home chapel with Greg Mitchell officiating. Interment will be in Gilley Hill Cemetery. Smith Funeral Home (615)563-5337 http://www.smithfuneralhomewoodbury.net

  • Bettie Lee McBroom

    Thursday, 7 June 2012

    Mrs. Bettie Lee McBroom, 93, of Readyville passed away on June 6, 2012. She was born Aug. 12, 1918 to George Brown Gilley and Willie Brown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew McBroom, brother, George Brown and a sister, Mary A. Brown.

    She leaves to cherish her memory brothers, Charlie Brown, Thomas & Carolyn Brown; sisters, Margaret Dillard, Lorell Brandon, Katherine Ezell and Dora Johnson; special friend that she thought of like a daughter, Brenda Odom, a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and many friends.

    Mrs. McBroom was a member of the Auburn Hills Church of Christ. She received her education at Woodbury Elementary and attended Holloway High School in Murfreesboro.

    The family will receive friends at Smith Funeral Home, Friday, June 8, 2012 from 4-8 PM. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 10 AM in the Smith Funeral Home chapel. Interment will be in Hoover Cemetery.

  • Margaret Geraldine Hughes Hall

    Thursday, 7 June 2012

    MARGARET GERALDINE HUGHES HALL, age 78, of Murfreesboro, died on Monday, June 4, 2012 at Community Care of Rutherford County following a lengthy illness. Mrs. Hall was born in Crossville, Tennessee to Dudley A. Hughes and Minvera Jane Montgomery Hughes Woodrey, and was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Juanita Dunbar, and two brothers, Dudley and Eugene Hughes.

    Mrs. Hall is survived by her husband David B. Hall, son Bruce Anthony Hall, of Murfreesboro, daughter Carolyn Lucille Hasty and husband Lynnie Hasty, of Bascom, Florida. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Samuel, Nathan, Benjamin, and Jonathan Hasty, Jennifer Southard and her husband Anthony, and two great grandchildren, Callie and Alena Southard.

    Mrs. Hall attended Southern Adventist University at Collegedale, Tennessee, and was married in May, 1957 to a fellow student, David B. Hall. They immediately settled in Murfreesboro, where David joined and later became the managing partner of the firm now known as Hall, Davidson &Associates, Certified Public Accountants. She assisted him in that business for over fifty years as secretary and receptionist, as well as being a homemaker. Mrs. Hall was an active member of the Woodbury Seventh-Day Adventist Church, where she served for many years as church organist, Sabbath School Superintendent, and bulletin editor.
    Graveside service will be 3:30 Saturday at Evergreen Cemetery. Pastor Dennis Clark will officiate. Visitation will be after 2:00 pm Saturday at Woodfin Funeral Chapel. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. On line condolences may be made to www.woodfinchapel.com 893-5151.

  • Terry Don Duke

    Thursday, 7 June 2012

    Terry Don Duke, 43, died Tuesday, June 5 at Vanderbilt Hospital.
    A resident of Morrison, he was a native of Cannon County. A member of the Church of Christ, he was a farmer.
    Survivors:
    Mother: Linda Farless Duke of Woodbury.
    Daughter: Ashley Duke of Woodbury.
    Cousin: Lynn Duke of Woodbury.
    Mother of his daughter: Tonya Duke Warren of Manchester.
    Close friend since childhood: Fancy Lewis Ely of Woodbury.
    Also surviving are several close friends.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Don Duke; grandparents, Everett & Goldie Duke and Lovie Farless; cousins, Jason Duke & Kimberly Duke Serna.
    Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 8, 2012 with Bro. Herb Alsup officiating. Burial will be held in McMahan Cemetery.
    Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Woodbury Funeral Home.                        
    Pallbearers: Alan Taylor, Leon Foster, Curtis Ely, Joe Fanning, Joe Umbarger, Lynn Duke, Lynn Sissom, Brian Williams
    Woodbury Funeral Home Is In Charge Of Funeral Arrangements

  • Aubrey "Nick" Nichols

    Monday, 4 June 2012

    Aubrey “Nick” Nichols, 81, died Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Stones River Hospital.

    A Cannon County native and Woodbury resident, Aubrey was a member of the Woodbury Church of Christ and a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the Navy. He was a Mganager of Farmers Co-Op, supervisor of shipping and receiving at General Aircraft Co. in Glendale, CA and Manager of Rigsby’s Feed & Seed. He was a life member of Disabled American Veterans and a member of the VFW.
    Survivors:
    Wife: Ernestine “Tina” Goin Nichols of Woodbury.

    Brother: Ray (Jean) Nichols of Woodbury..

    Sisters: Macon Jennings & Sue Reed both of Woodbury & Faye Fann of McMinnville.

    Also surviving are several nieces & nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Nichols & Sadie Davenport Nichols; sister, Irene Morris & brother, Leon Nichols.

    Funeral service will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 with Bro. Herb Alsup and Bro. Michael Thomas officiating.
            
    Burial will be in Riverside Gardens.

    Visitation os from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. Monday, June 4, 2012.

    In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Billy Smith Preacher Scholarship.

    For online tributes, www.woodburyfuneralhome.net

  • Walter Calvin Alexander

    Monday, 4 June 2012

    Mr. Walter Calvin Alexander, age 69, passed away Wednesday, May 30th. Service will be Saturday, June 9th at Woodbury Church of Christ, 100 E. Water St, Woodbury, TN.  
    Mr. Alexander will Lie In State from 10:00am – 11:00am; Family Visitation 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon; and Funeral at 12:00 Noon. Burial at Hoover Cemetery in Woodbury.
    Mr. Walter Alexander was born to Georgia Lee Alexander and the late Ramsey Alexander, Sr. on November 14, 1942. He is survived by his loving wife Sue Alexander; son Christopher Alexander; daughter Kristal Alexander; three brothers, Ramsey Jr. (June), David (Mattie) and Roy (Barbara); grandchild Christopher Sevier; and two aunts Ethel Mai Marable and Louise Marable.
    Service in care of Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel of Shelbyville, TN  (931) 685-4200.

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