Annie Kate Nipper, 63, died Monday, March 7th following an extended illness. She was a resident of Bradyville and was a native of Rutherford County.
Survivors include: son, David Ray Nipper of Bradyville, sisters, Carolyn Lorance of Old Hickory, Virginia Lorance of Gallatin and Mary Barrett of Bradyville, brothers; James Nipper of Alabama, Hollis and Ernest Nipper both of Bradyville, Clay Nipper of Old Hickory, Paul Nipper of Lebanon and Bill Nipper of Alabama.
Louise Braswell, 83, died Monday March 7th. She was a resident of Smithville.
Survivors include; daughter and son in-law, Trena and Freddie Curtis of DeKalb County, son Ricky Braswell of Smithville, brother, R.L. Redmond of Smithville, 4 grandsons, 1 great-grand-daughter, several nieces and nephews also survive.
Alece R. Singel, age 73, died Sunday, February 27th.
Survived by her children, Tommy Singel of Readyville and Polly Hutcheson of Dekalb County, sister, Jean Arnette of Murfreesboro, 4 grandchildren also survive.
The family is having a celebration of life for Alece Singel on Saturday, March 5th from noon until 3:00 PM at 4115 Murfreesboro Road in Readyville.
Mary Barrett Thomas, 91 died Monday, February 28th following an extended illness. She was a resident of Woodbury and a native of Cannon County.
Survivors include: children, Martha and Bobby Barrett of Woodbury and Terry and Betty Thomas of Auburntown, 10 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services for Mary Barrett Thomas will be Wednesday, March 2nd at 2:00pm in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Bro. Howard Knox, Jr. will conduct the service. Burial will be in Riverside Gardens.
Alyssa Star McClure, 2 years, died Friday, February. 25th following a sudden illness. She was a resident of Woodbury and was a native of Rutherford County.
Survivors include: mother and stepfather, Ashley McClure Jones and Trey Jones of Woodbury; siblings, Alexis McClure and Aidan McClure of Woodbury, grandparents, Adam and Vickey McClure of Woodbury & Rhonda Merriman of Woodbury, great grandmother, Patsy Thomason of Woodbury, several uncles and an aunt also survive.
C. Lane Elkins, 66, died Thursday, February 24th. He was a resident of the Bethany Community and was a native of Cannon County.
Survivors include his wife Bonnie Barrett Elkins, sons, Rickey Elkins, Barry Elkins, Brent Elkins, 7 grandchildren, siblings Mallie Bryson, Lyla Dees, Shirley Bryson, Al D. and Clarine Elkins, and Vernon and Phyllis Elkins, mother-in-law Nancy Barrett, brother-in-law Leo Barrett, sisters-in-law June Prater, Faye Cunningham, and Louree Walker.
Owen Medford Motley, 80, of Murfreesboro died Thursday, February 17th, following an extended illness. He was a native of Cannon County.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Wilma Jo Gunter Motley of Murfreesboro; 2 children, Teresa Gwen Motley of Florida and Gregory Owen Motley of Murfreesboro; 3 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson and sister, Virginia Boyko of Michigan.
He was a veteran of the Air Force having served during the Korean conflict.
Ruth Rogers Todd, 90, died Wednesday, February 16th, following an extended illness. She was a resident of McMinnville and was a native of Cannon County.
Survivors include: daughter, Virginia Veach of McMinnville, son, Donald Todd of Manchester, 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, 7 great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Ruth Rogers Todd will be Saturday at 1:00pm in the chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Bro. Wayne Davenport will conduct the service. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Earl Nathan Simmons, Sr., 69, died Monday, February 14th, following an extended illness. He was a resident of Woodbury and was a native of Doyle.
Survivors include; daughter, Donna Johnston of South Carolina, son, Joseph Simmons of Michigan, brother, Dewayne Simmons of Georgia, sister, Patsy Moore of Pelham and 2 grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services for Earl Nathan Simmons will be 1:00pm Thursday, February 17th in the chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home.
Visitation with the family will be 6:00pm till 8:00pm Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011
Robert E. Jennings, 80, died Monday, February 14th.
Survivors include his wife Jane McCrary Jennings, son, Douglas Jennings, sister, Thelma Jennings Owen, and brother, Austin Jennings.
Jennings was a veteran having served three years in the U. S. Army, a member of the Woodbury Lions Club for 56 years, Mr. Jennings was a partner in Jennings Motors, Woodbury automobile agency, until he retired. He was also a member Cannon County Board of Education.