Death Notices

Kristie Ann Ayzienne

Ms. Ayzienne, 45, died Tuesday, May 8. 

Visitation was Friday, May 11 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, May 12 from 10-11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Saturday, May 12 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Margaret Ann Foster

Mrs. Foster, 78, died Wednesday, May 9. 

Visitation was Sunday, May 13 from 3-5 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon and Monday, May 14 from noon until 1 p.m. at Church of God Worship and Ministry Center at 1007 Hartsville Pike in Lebanon. Funeral services were Monday, May 14 at 1 p.m. at the church. Memorial donations may be given to Church of God Worship and Ministry Center.

Amanda Joy Gannon Holden

Mrs. Holden, 67, died Monday, May 7.

Memorial services were Saturday, May 12 at 4 p.m. at Rocky Valley Baptist Church at 5745 Old Murfreesboro Road E. in Lebanon. Visitation was Saturday, May 12 from 2-4 p.m. at the church. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Christine Crabtree Murphy

Mrs. Murphy, 89, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, May 8.

Funeral services were Saturday, May 12 at 11 a.m. at New Hope Baptist Church at 610 S. New Hope Road in Hermitage. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Friday, May 11 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, May 12 from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Paul Daniel ‘Dan’ Richey

Mr. Richey, 67, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, May 5.

Funeral services was Friday, May 11 at 7 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Visitation was Friday, May 11 from 2-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Russell Coleman Sr.

Mr. Coleman, 80, died Saturday, May 5. 

Visitation was Monday, May 7 from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday, May 8 from noon until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Tuesday, May 8 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Green Grove Cemetery in Hartsville.

Jill Denise Crowley

Ms. Crowley, 46, of Old Hickory and formerly of Atlanta, died Tuesday, May 1.

Funeral Services were Saturday, May 5 at noon at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Friday, May 4 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, May 5 from 11 a.m. until noon at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Friendship Community Church.

Glen Jewell DeWitt

Mr. DeWitt, 81, of Hermitage, died Thursday, May 3.

Funeral services were Tuesday, May 8 at 11 a.m. at Donelson Church of Christ at 2706 Old Lebanon Road. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Monday, May 7 from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday, May 8 from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Helen Garrison Dove

Mrs. Dove, 91, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, May 5.

Funeral services were Tuesday, May 8 at 11 a.m. at Grace Place Church of God at 4316 Central Pike in Hermitage. Burial will be in Philadelphia, Mississippi at a later date. Visitation was Tuesday, May 8 from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Scott O. Haines

Mr. Haines, 44, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, May 5.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 9 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel.

Anderson Wood Jordan

Mr. Jordan, 81, of Fairfield Glade, died Friday, April 27.

Cremation rites were accorded. A celebration of life service was Saturday, May 5 at 11 a.m. with visitation from 10-11 a.m. at Fairfield Glade First Baptist Church. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Cynthia Gail Martin

Mrs. Martin, 51, died Saturday, May 5. 

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 9 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, May 10 from noon until 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Thursday, May 10 at 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Delphia Carroll Watkins

Mrs. Watkins, 82, died Friday, May 4. 

A memorial service will be Friday, May 11 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Friday, May 11 from noon until 3 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to New Leash on Life.

Death Notices

Robert Wayne Brewington

Mr. Brewington, 71, died Wednesday, April 25 at his home. 

A private memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Lorraine Crespin

Mrs. Crespin, 73, of Lebanon, died Thursday, April 26.

No services are planned. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Ann Davenport

Mrs. Davenport, 93, of Bristol, died Friday, April 20 at Carrick Glen Senior Living Facility in Mt. Juliet. 

At her request, there will be no visitation or memorial, but a private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Doctors Without Borders or the Bristol Humane Society Margaret B. Mitchell Spay and Neuter Clinic. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Benjamin Jacob Davidson

Mr. Davidson, 26, of Jackson and formerly of Mt. Juliet, died Friday, April 27.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 2 at 11 a.m. at the Glade Church at 9000 Stewarts Ferry Pike in Mt. Juliet. Interment will follow in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Tuesday, May 1 from 3-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, May 2 from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Randall Henry DeBow

Mr. DeBow, 82, of Hermitage, died Sunday, April 29.

A celebration of life service will be Wednesday, May 2 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Visitation was Tuesday, May 1 from 2-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, May 2 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Juvenile Diabetes or the National Rifle Association.

Sandra Ann Sims Holt

Mrs. Holt, 71, of Mt. Juliet and formerly of Clarksville, died Thursday, April 26.

Funeral services were held Sunday, April 29 at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church at 735 N. Mt. Juliet Road in Mt. Juliet. Burial was in Laurel Land Cemetery in Dallas. Visitation was Sunday, April 29 from 1:30-3 p.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Regina Raye Lannom

Ms. Lannom, 52, of Old Hickory, died Wednesday, April 25.

Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bond Memorial Chapel to help cover funeral expenses.

Frances Phillips

Mrs. Phillips, 84, died Tuesday, April 24. 

Memorial services were Friday, April 27 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Friday, April 27 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Charles Willard Russell

Mr. Russell, 89, of Mt. Juliet, died Friday, April 27.

Funeral services were Tuesday, May 1 at 11 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment with full military honors followed in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation was Monday, April 30 from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday, May 1 from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Fund.

Natividad Sepina Triviño

Mr. Triviño, 99, of Mt. Juliet and formerly of Greeneville, died Friday, April 27.

Funeral Mass will be Friday, May 4 at 2 p.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Community at 14544 Lebanon Road in Old Hickory. Entombment will follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday, May 4 from noon until 2 p.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Death Notices

Mary Ann Davenport

Mrs. Davenport, 93, of Bristol, died Friday, April 20 at Carrick Glen Senior Living Facility in Mt. Juliet.

At her request, there will be no visitation or memorial, but a private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Doctors without Borders or the Bristol Humane Society Margaret B. Mitchell Spay and Neuter Clinic. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Tericia Charlene ‘Swanky’ Gibson

Ms. Gibson, 71, of Antioch, died Monday, April 23.

A celebration of life service will be Saturday, April 28 at 6 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Visitation will be Saturday, April 28 from 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Jonathan Matthew ‘Jon’ Greene

Mr. Green, 31, of Hermitage, died Tuesday, April 17.

Funeral services were Saturday, April 21 at 3 p.m. at Emmanuel Lutheran Church at 1003 Hickory Hill Lane in Hermitage. Interment was Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. at Pleasant Forest Cemetery in Knoxville. Visitation was Saturday, April 21 from 1-3 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Souls in Need fund at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Edward Arthur Sherwood

Mr. Sherwood, 81, of Hermitage, died Wednesday, April 18.

Funeral services were Sunday, April 22 at 1 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment with full military honors will be at a later date. Visitation was Sunday, April 22 from noon until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Donelson Christian Academy baseball program.

Michael Wade Thornton

Mr. Thornton, 52, of Watertown, died Saturday, April 14.

Graveside services were Thursday, April 19 at 1 p.m. at Rutland Cemetery on S.W. Rutland Road in Mt. Juliet. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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Catherine Welch Morgan ‘Cathey’ Baker

Mrs. Baker, 66, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, April 14.

Funeral services were Tuesday, April 17 at 7 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will be Wednesday, April 18 at 11 a.m. at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. Visitation was Tuesday, April 17 from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Cathey Elliott

Ms. Elliott, 70 of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, April 12.

A celebration of life service was Saturday, April 14 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Visitation was Friday, April 13 from 3-7 p.m. and Saturday, April 14 from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home.

John Paul Flicek

Mr. Flicek, 75, died Friday, April 13.

Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, April 18 at 1 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church at 14544 Lebanon Road in Old Hickory. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Lou Roeser Graves

Mrs. Graves, 81, of Mt. Juliet, died Wednesday, April 11.

Funeral services were Monday, April 16 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Sunday, April 15 from 2-6 p.m. and Monday, April 16 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Cecil ‘Buddy’ Hardaway

Mr. Hardaway, 85, of Castalian Springs, died Sunday, April 15.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 18 at 1:30 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment will follow in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Tuesday, April 17 from 4-7 p.m. and will be Wednesday, April 18 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Randall Lee Hudson

Mr. Hudson, 60, of Nashville, died Monday, April 16.

No services are scheduled at this time. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Anthony ‘Tony’ Wayne Mitchell

Mr. Mitchell, 67, died Friday, April 13. 

Visitation was Sunday, April 15 from 2-7 p.m. and Monday, April 16 from noon until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Monday, April 16 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Wilson County Veterans Plaza and Museum.

Frank Bernard Storz III

Mr. Storz, 75, of Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, April 15.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 28 at noon at Providence United Methodist Church at 2293 S. Rutland Road in Mt. Juliet. Visitation will be Saturday, April 28 from 10:30 a.m. until noon at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

James Allen Withers

The Rev. Withers, 66, of Hermitage, died Wednesday, April 11.

Funeral services were Monday, April 16 at 10 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will full military honors followed Cowgill Community Cemetery in Hermitage. Visitation was Sunday, April 15 from 2-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Cecil Jordan Bennett

Mr. Bennett, 43, of Brush Creek, died Friday, April 6. 

Visitation was Sunday, April 8 from 4-8 p.m. and Monday, April 9 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Monday, April 9 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Helen Marie Foster

Mrs. Foster, 80, died Monday, April 9. 

Visitation will be Thursday, April 12 from 4-8 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Friday, April 13 at 10 a.m. at the Church of God Worship and Ministry Center at 1007 Hartsville Pike in Lebanon.

Bobby Gene Owens

Mr. Owens, 74, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, April 5.

Funeral services were Sunday, April 8 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Saturday, April 7 from 3-7 p.m. and Sunday, April 8 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Margaret ‘Missy’ Ann Paul

Mrs. Paul, 51, died Thursday, April 5. 

Memorial services were Saturday, April 7 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Saturday, April 7 from 2-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Stephanie A. Phillips

Ms. Phillips, 58, died Friday, April 6.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 12 from 5-7 p.m. and Friday, April 13 from noon until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Friday, April 13 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Death Notices

Judith Ann ‘Judy’ Fererro

Mrs. Fererro, 72, of Mt. Juliet, died Tuesday, March 27.

Funeral services were Friday, March 30 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment was Tuesday, April 3 at 10 a.m. at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Visitation was Friday, March 30 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Helen Joan Hargiss

Mrs. Hargiss, 92, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, March 13.

Memorial services were Tuesday, April 3 at 4 p.m. at Bethlehem Methodist Church in Lebanon. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Nicholas T. Hendricks Jr.

Mr. Hendricks, 27, of Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, April 1.

Visitation will be Saturday, April 7 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 7 at 1 p.m. with interment to follow at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.

Gloria ‘Gee’ Johnson

Mrs. Johnson, 89, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, March 29.

No services were scheduled. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

William Lovell ‘Pete’ Newberry

Mr. Newberry, 85, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, March 26 in Madison.

Funeral services were Monday, April 2 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Burial followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Saturday, March 31 from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home.

Rochelle ‘Chelli’ Annette Wagner

Ms. Wagner, 65, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, March 26.

Visitation was Friday, March 30 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet.

Death Notices

Andrew ‘Ted’ Edward Gilewicz Jr.

Mr. Gilewicz, 48, died Friday, March 23. 

Memorial services were Monday, March 26 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Monday, March 26 from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Deborah ‘Debbie’ Mainord

Mrs. Mainord, 60, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, March 22.

Visitation was Sunday, March 25 from 4-7 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Betty Jean Peach

Mrs. Peach, 86, of Nashville and Sebring, Florida, died Friday, March 23.

Graveside services will be Thursday, March 29 at 2 p.m. at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday, March 28 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel.

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Shirley Frances Berry Brogdon

Ms. Brogdon, 60, died Saturday, March 17. 

The funeral services will be Thursday, March 22 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Thursday, March 22 from noon until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.   

Autrey Eskew ‘Sarge’ Dye Sr.

Mr. Dye, 87, of Lafayette, died Monday, March 12.

Visitation was Wednesday, March 14 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Funeral services were Wednesday, March 14 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment with full military honors was Thursday, March 15 at 11 a.m. at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at 7931 McCrory Lane in Nashville.

Christie Lee Jones

Ms. Jones, 58, of Old Hickory, died Wednesday, March 14.

Funeral services were Sunday, March 18 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Internment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Saturday, March 17 from 4-8 p.m. and Sunday, March 18 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Bobby Marion Keatts

Mr. Keatts, 60, of Hermitage, died Friday, March 15.

Funeral services were Tuesday, March 20 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Tuesday, March 20 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to assist with expenses.

Claudia Jean ‘Jeannie’ Byrd Mitzenberg

Mrs. Mitzenberg, 64, died Monday, March 12. 

Visitation was Friday, March 16 from 4-7 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. A private graveside service was at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Frank William Muller Jr.

Col. Muller, 82, died Wednesday, March 14.

Visitation was Sunday, March 18 from 4-8 p.m. and Monday, March 19 from noon until 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Monday, March 19 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Woodlawn Cemetery in Nashville.

R.D. Raines

Mr. Raines, 91, died Sunday, March 18 at his home.

Visitation was Tuesday, March 20 from 4-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, March 21 from 10-11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 21 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Beulah Church Cemetery in Tellico Plains.   

James Hulon ‘Jimmy’ Sharpe

Mr. Sharpe, 74, of Hermitage, died Saturday, March 10.

Funeral services were Saturday, March 17 at noon at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment with military honors followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Friday, March 16 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, March 17 from 11 a.m. until noon at the funeral home.

Death Notices

KENNETH FROST

Mr. Frost, 95, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Funeral mass will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Stephen Catholic Community, 14544 Lebanon Rd. in Old Hickory. Internment with full military honors will be Monday, March 19 at 11 a.m. at Nashville National Cemetery.

Bond Memorial Chapel in Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements, 615-773-2663, obit line, 615-641-2663, bondmemorial.com.

Sally Anne White Hester

Sally Anne White Hester, age 83, of Lebanon, TN, died March 6, 2018. Anne was the sixth of seven children born to the late Herman Franklin White, Sr. and Margaret Speight White. She was born on Jan. 29, 1935 at Paradise Plantation, the family farm, in Edenton, Chowan County, N.C.

Anne was a member of First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet. She was very artistic and enjoyed oil painting, crafting, ceramics and crocheting. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Alice Brenney, Minnie Hagood, Peggy Chestnut, Herman F. White, Jr. and Oscar White, Sr.

She is survived by: husband of 58 years, Clarence E. “Corky” Hester; daughters, Susan (Billy) Clark and Carol Humphrey; grandchildren, Angela Kaye McHone, Stephanie Clark and Stacy Clark; great-granddaughter, Kahlan McHone.

Memorial services were conducted on Saturday, March 10, at Elmcroft Assisted Living Facility, 801 W. Main Street, Lebanon, TN with Rev. Paul Gunn officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101.

Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN, 615-773-2663. Obit Line 615-641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.

Death Notices

Joseph ‘Joe’ Michael Bowen

Officer Bowen, 28, died Thursday, March 1. 

Visitation was Sunday, March 4 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Monday, March 5 at 1 p.m. at Fairview Church at 1660 Leeville Pike in Lebanon. Interment followed in Salem Cemetery in Liberty with full police honors.

Marjorie Beth Friedman

Mrs. Friedman, 79, of Lebanon, died Sunday, Feb. 25. 

No public services are scheduled.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Indian School in South Dakota. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Colleen M. Lee

Mrs. Lee, 64, died Sunday, March 4. 

Visitation will be Thursday, March 8 from 4-8 p.m. and Friday, March 9 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Church of God Worship and Ministry Center at 1007 Hartsville Pike in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Friday, March 9 at 1 p.m. at the church. Interment will follow in McCarty Cemetery in Lebanon. Sellars Funeral Hom in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Shirley Ann Rose

Ms. Rose, 82, died Wednesday, Feb. 28. 

Visitation was Friday, March 2 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, March 3 from 9-10 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Saturday, March 3 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Leeville Cemetery.

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Sandra Anne Groce

Mrs. Groce, 83, died Tuesday, Feb. 20.

Memorial services were Friday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Friday, Feb. 23 from 2-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Beatrice Anna Jones

Mrs. Jones, 83, died Sunday, Feb. 25.

Visitation was Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Graveside services were Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 2:30 p.m. at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.

Ponzelle Yvonne Roark

Mrs. Roark, 80, died Monday, Feb. 26.

Visitation will be Thursday, March 1 from 4-8 p.m. and Friday, March 2 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Friday, March 2 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.

Carolyn Sharpe

Mrs. Sharpe, 68, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, Feb. 22.

A celebration of life service will be Wednesday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Joseph Wendel ‘Joey’ Sullivan

Mr. Sullivan, 61, of Hendersonville, died Monday, Feb. 26.

Memorial services will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Holy Rosary Academy Tuition Fund or St. Stephen Catholic Community. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Lewis Yates Thomas

The Rev. Thomas, 88, died Friday, Feb. 23. 

Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 26 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Monday, Feb. 26 from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home.

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Billy Carol Duke

Mr. Duke, 87, of Clarksville, died Friday, Feb. 16.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Monday, Feb. 19 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Dianne Grizzard

Mrs. Grizzard, 65, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, Feb. 17.

Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 18 from 2-6 p.m. and Monday, Feb. 19 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Martha Mae Hughey

Mrs. Hughey, 88, of Gallatin, died Tuesday, Feb. 13.

Funeral services were Friday, Feb. 16 at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Place at 4316 Central Pike in Hermitage. Interment followed at 3 p.m. at Bee Springs Cemetery in Pulaski.

Visitation was Thursday, Feb. 15 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel and Friday, Feb. 16 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the church.

Amanda Lenorea Heady Mullinax

Mrs. Mullinax, 33, died Friday, Feb. 16. 

Visitation was Monday, Feb. 19 from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday, Feb. 20 from noon until 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

Mary Elizabeth Nellis

Mrs. Nellis, 67, died Wednesday, Jan. 10.

Memorial services were Saturday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m. at Family Baptist Church at 81 Franklin Road in Lebanon. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Louise Seaborn

Mrs. Seaborn, 71, died Wednesday, Feb. 14. 

Memorial services were Friday, Feb. 16 at 4 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Friday, Feb. 16 from 3-4 p.m. at the funeral home.

David Earl Self

Mr. Self, 72, of Mt. Juliet died Wednesday, Feb. 14.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 22 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Linda ‘Joyce’ Sweeton

Mrs. Sweeton, 74, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, Feb. 17.

Visitation was Monday, Feb. 19 from 3-7 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. A private family burial will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Middle Tennessee Daylily Society.

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Katherine ‘Kitten’ Louise Adams

Mrs. Adams, 79, died Monday, Feb. 12.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 14 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 15 from noon until 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Rebecca ‘Becky’ Brown

Mrs. Brown, 75, of Antioch, died Wednesday, Feb. 7.

Funeral services were Sunday, Feb. 11 at 1 p.m. at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home at 208 Ferry St. in Vevay, Indiana. Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 11 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed the services at New Liberty Cemetery in East Enterprise, Indiana. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Patricia Katholeen Davis

Mrs. Davis, 62, died Monday, Feb. 5 at her home. 

Funeral services were Thursday, Feb. 8 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Thursday, Feb. 8 from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment followed the services in Friendship Cemetery in Mt. Juliet.

Inez Durham

Mrs. Durham, 98, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, Feb. 7.

Funeral services were Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in Flatt Family Cemetery. Visitation was Monday, Feb. 12 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. 

Anthony Duke ‘Tony’ Frame

Mr. Frame, 54, of Old Hickory, died Tuesday, Feb. 6.

Memorial services were Saturday, Feb. 10 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Visitation was Friday, Feb. 9 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 10 from 9:30-11 a.m. at the funeral home. 

Ruth Makin

Mrs. Makin, 81, of Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, Feb. 11.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment will follow in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 3-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, Feb. 14 from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Gail Slocum

Mrs. Slocum, 66, of Lebanon, died Thursday, Feb. 8.

Funeral services were Sunday, Feb. 11 at 4 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment was Monday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Sunday, Feb. 11 from 1-4 p.m. at the funeral home.

Ada Marie Tinsley

Mrs. Tinsley, 84, of Mt. Juliet, died Tuesday, Feb. 6.

Funeral services were Friday, Feb. 9 at 10 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Thursday, Feb. 8 from 4-8 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 9 from 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home.

William Lyle Topliff

Mr. Topliff, 76, died Friday, Feb. 9.

Funeral service will be Friday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon.  Interment will follow in Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery.

Brenda Faye George Williams

Ms. Williams, 66, of Old Hickory, died Thursday, Feb. 8.

Graveside services were Sunday, Feb. 11 at 1 p.m. at Hickman City Cemetery in Hickman, Kentucky. Visitation was Friday, Feb. 11 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel.

Death Notices

Berta Fisher

Mrs. Fisher, 87, died Monday, Jan. 29.

Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment will follow at a later date at Callaway Memorial Gardens in Fulton, Missouri. Visitation was Saturday, Feb. from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.

Freddie James Matherne

Mr. Matherne, 80, died Wednesday, Jan. 31.

Memorial services were Saturday, Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Saturday, Feb. 3 from 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Jim Pickens

Mr. Pickens, 67, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, Jan. 30.

A celebration of life service was Friday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at Light House Church in Mt. Juliet. Visitation was Friday, Feb. 2 from 5-7 p.m. at the church. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Cynthia Ann Rodgers

Mrs. Rodgers, 60, died Friday, Feb. 2.

Visitation was Tuesday, Feb. 6 from 4-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, Feb. 7 from 10-11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Brush Creek Cemetery.

Irene Kindrick Spurling

Mrs. Spurling, 80, died Saturday, Jan. 27. 

Memorial services were Saturday, Feb. 3 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation was Saturday, Feb. 3 from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Death Notices

Lydia Bascharow

Mrs. Bascharow, 93, of Lebanon, died Thursday, Jan. 25.

Funeral services were Sunday, Jan. 28 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Sunday, Jan. 28 from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HopeHouse International Lydia Bascharow Memorial Fund.

Curtis Blake Burnett

Mr. Burnett, 56, died Saturday, Jan. 27.

Memorial services will be Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 6 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 31 from 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Sue Yvonne Cook

Mrs. Cook, 61, died Sunday, Jan. 28. 

Memorial services will be Thursday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 1 from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Gladys Louise Davis

Mrs. Davis, 80, died Tuesday, Jan. 30.

Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 1 from 4-8 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 2 from 2-3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 2 at 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Conaster Cemetery.

Sybil McKee Estes

Mrs. Estes, 79, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, Jan. 29.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 1 at 1 p.m. at Cooks United Methodist Church at 7919 Lebanon Road in Mt. Juliet. Interment will be private. Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 1 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Donna Rae Fantom

Mrs. Fantom, 70, died Tuesday, Jan. 23.

Memorial services were Friday, Jan. 26 at 2 p.m. at Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arthritis National Research Foundation. Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Patsy Ann Harris

Mrs. Harris, 67, of Mt. Juliet, died Thursday, Jan. 25.

Funeral services were Monday, Jan. 29 at 11 a.m. at New Hope Baptist Church in Hermitage. Interment followed in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation was Sunday, Jan. 28 from 2-6 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel and Monday, Jan. 29 from 9-11 a.m. at the church.

Death Notices

Audrey Ellsworth Bass

Mrs. Bass, 81, died Thursday, Jan. 18.

Memorial services will be Saturday, Feb. 3 at 11 a.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Saturday, Feb. 3 from 9-11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Sammie Bernice Bennett

Mrs. Bennett, 65, died Monday, Jan. 22.

Visitation was Tuesday, Jan. 23 from 4-8 p.m. and will be Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. until noon at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Jan. 24 at 1 p.m. in Smith County Memorial Gardens.

Mary Frances Pyron Ford

Mrs. Ford, 88, of Mt. Juliet, died Sunday, Jan. 21.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday, Jan. 25 from 1-2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Howard G. Gillette

Mr. Gillette, 89, died Friday, Jan. 19.

Funeral services were Monday, Jan. 22 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon.  Visitation was Monday, Jan. 22 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home Interment followed services in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

David Charles ‘Dave’ Hall

Mr. Hall, 76, of Hermitage, died Friday, Jan. 19.

Graveside services will be Saturday, Jan. 27 at 1 p.m. at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 26 from 4-8 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel.

Brenda Sue Farmer Travis

Ms. Travis, 67, died Sunday, Jan. 21.

Memorial services will be Thursday, Jan. 25 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 25 from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home. 

James Darrin ‘J.D.’ Whittle

Mr. Whittle, 51, of Murfreesboro, died Monday, Jan. 15.

Funeral services were Friday, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 18 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Death Notices

Patricia Rhea Dodd

Mrs. Dodd, 73, died Tuesday, Jan. 9. 

Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 11 from 5-8 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Funeral services were Friday, Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. at West Haven Baptist Church at 5860 Lebanon Road in Lebanon. Interment followed in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to West Haven Baptist Church building fund.

Barbara June Lewis

Mrs. Lewis, 86, died Monday, Jan. 15. 

Memorial services will be Thursday, Jan. 18 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 18 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to neotez.org.

Tim Pelham

Mr. Pelham, 53, died Thursday, Jan. 11.

A celebration of life was Monday, Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. at the Bridge Fellowship Church in Lebanon. Visitation was Monday, Jan. 12 from 4-6 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.

Thompson Edward Storey

Mr. Storey, 62, of Old Hickory, died Wednesday, Jan. 10 at his home.

Visitation was Monday, Jan. 15 from 1-4 p.m. at Cooks United Methodist Church in Mt. Juliet. Memorial services were Monday, Jan. 15 at 4:30 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Thom Storey Scholarship Fund at Belmont University or Cooks United Methodist Church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements. 

Kenneth Paul Surratt

Mr. Surratt, 54, died Thursday, Jan. 11. 

Funeral services were Monday, Jan. 15 at 3 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon.  Visitation was Monday, Jan. 15 from noon until 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Ryan Neal Thomas

Mr. Thomas, 33, of Lebanon, died Sunday, Jan. 7.

Funeral services were Friday, Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. at Global Vision Bible Churchat 2060 Old Lebanon Dirt Road in Mt. Juliet. Visitation was Friday, Jan. 12 from 2-6 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Global Vision Bible Church. Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Ernie Gene Whittaker

Mr. Whittaker, 84, died Friday, Jan. 12.

A celebration of life service was Monday, Jan. 15 at 2 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. Interment followed in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation was Monday, Jan. 15 from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Marjorie Massey Wright

Visitation for Mrs. Wright was Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. and also Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 from noon until 2 p.m. at Hermitage Funeral Home. The celebration of life service was conducted Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Hermitage Funeral Home. Interment followed in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. 

Mrs. Wright, age 84, of Mt. Juliet, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. 

She is preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Douglas Coleman Wright, and her siblings. 

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Jeremy and Jan Wright; grandsons, Cole and Conner Wright; sisters-in-law, Jolene Wright, Betty Wright; and several other relatives and friends. 

Please visit the online obituary at hermitagefh.com.