Obituaries

  • Mary Pearl Harris

    Mary Pearl Harris, 83, died Tuesday, June 15th at Stones River Hospital following an extended illness. She was a resident of Woodbury and a native of Cannon County.

    Survivors include; son, Larry Harris of Hendersonville, son-in-law, John Travis of Brentwood, 3 grandchildren also survive.

    Funeral services for Mary Pearl Harris will be Saturday, June 19th in the chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Brother Herb Alsup will conduct the service. Burial will be in Riverside Gardens. Visitation with the family will be Friday from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at the funeral home.

  • Calvin William Wade

    Calvin William Wade, 97, died Tuesday, June 8th at Stonecrest Medical Center following a short illness. He was a resident of Murfreesboro and was a native of Cannon County.

    Survivors include; wife, Emma Neal Wade, son, J.D. Wade of Woodbury, 4 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild, brother, Alvin Wade and sister, Maggie Wimberley, both of Woodbury also survive.

  • Ruby Jo Fletcher Davenport

    Rudy Jo Fletcher Davenport, 70, died Tuesday, June 8th at DeKalb Community Hospital following an extended illness. She was a resident of Auburntown and was a native of Giles County.

    Survivors include; daughters, Debbie Giles of Manchester, Diane Allen of Woodbury and Patty Parker of Auburntown, step-daughter, Angie Estes of Woodbury, step-son, Kyle Davenport of Auburntown, brother Bobby Fletcher of Auburntown, sister, Dorris York of Watertown, 7 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and 3 step-grandchildren also survive.

  • Dale Eugene Loy

    Dale Eugene Loy, 62, of the Bradyville Community died Saturday, June 5th.

    Survivors include; wife, Judy Tenpenny Loy, children, Derreck Loy of Florida, Bridget Loy of Colorado and step son Brent Barrett of Murfreesboro, six grandchildren, sister, Judith Albert of Mississippi, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Randall and Pat Ried, Sue and Elmus Tenpenny all of Woodbury, Joe and Joyce McCullough of Manchester. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

  • Frank R. Holt

    Frank R. Holt, 93, died Friday, June 04th at United Regional Medical Center following an extended Illness. He was a resident of Readyville and native of Cannon County.

    Survivors include; children, Naomi Holt Goins of Cookeville and Randell Holt of Woodbury, sisters, Cleta Knox of Woodbury and Lavanda Lewis of Manchester, 4 grandchildren and great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.

  • Florence O. Adams

    Florence O. Adams, 69, died Thursday, June 3. She was a resident of Murfreesboro and was a native of Cannon County.

    Survivors include; her sister, Georgena Wade of Gallatin; nephews, a niece, great nephews and nieces also survive.

    Funeral services for Florence O. Adams will be held Sunday, June 6th, at 3:00pm in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Thyatira Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Saturday from 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the funeral home.

    In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the Adams Memorial Library.

  • Dorothy Lance Thomas

    Dorothy Lance Thomas, 86, died Tuesday, June 1st at Middle Tennessee Medical Center. She was a resident of Bradyville and was a native of Warren County.

    Survivors include; children, Treva Bailey of Woodbury, Randy Thomas, Susie Simpson of Bradyville, son-in-law, Roger Coleman of Mississippi, sister, Corrine Jones of Manchester, 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren also survive.

  • Walter Rusty Bryson

    Walter Rusty Bryson, 85, died Friday, May 28th following an extended illness. He was a resident of Woodbury and native of Cannon County.

    Survivors include; his wife of 61years, Louise Gilley Bryson of Woodbury, son, Joe Bryson of Woodbury, daughter, Rita Priest of New Market, 5 grandchildren, 1 step-grandson, 3 great-grandchildren.

    Bryson was a veteran having served in the Army.

    Funeral services for Walter Rusty Bryson will be 2:00pm Monday, May 31st at Sycamore Baptist Church. Bro. Richard Williams will conduct the service. Bruial will be at Sycamore Cemetery.

  • Alice Phillips Pelham

    Alice Phillips Pelham, 88, died Thursday, May 27th at Stones River Hospital. She was a resident of Woodbury and a native of Canon County.

    She is survived by her sons, Jerry Pelham, Joe Pelham, Ronnie Pelham and Bill Pelham all of Woodbury; daughter, Faye Abercrombie of Murfreesboro; sister, Gladys Davis of Woodbury; 15 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren also survive.

  • Mildred Wood Jennings Ross

    Mildred Wood Jennings Ross, 79, passed away Wed., May 26, 2010 at Blvd. Terrace Nursing Home. A native of Rutherford Co., She resided in Woodbury.

    She is survived by her children, Harlan Wayne Jennings of Lebanon, Bettye J. Jennings Edgar of Franklin, Claude D. Jennings and Patricia Regina Ross Harvey both of Woodbury and Michael K. Ross of Cookeville. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.

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