Obituaries

OBITUARY: John Core Crutcher

OBITUARY: John Core Crutcher
John Core Crutcher, age 86 of Thompson’s Station, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 18, 2018. He was a lifelong resident of Williamson County where he was a farmer. Mr. Crutcher was preceded in death by his parents, Maud and Rebecca Wiley Crutcher; wife, Melva Martin Crutcher; brothers, Dan and Eugene Crutcher; sisters, Annie Deason, Brenda Capra and Betty ...
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OBITUARY: Mary Ann Lindsey Owens

OBITUARY: Mary Ann Lindsey Owens
Mary Ann Lindsey Owens, age 81, of Spring Hill, Tennessee, passed away on January 17, 2018. She retired from the Metro Davidson County School System as a school bus driver. She enjoyed Vacation Bible School for many years at Mt. Carmel Church and loved crafts and spending time with her family. Her grandson, Michael, was the light of her ...
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OBITUARY: Nathan A. Smith

OBITUARY: Nathan A. Smith
Nathan A. Smith, age 93, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away Jan. 16, 2018. He was a graduate of Central High School in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1942 and Memphis State University, B.S. 1970, M.S. 1976 in Technical Education. World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Navy as an AMM3/c Naval Air Transport Service VR3. Mr. Smith retired from ...
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OBITUARY: Letha Frances "Fran" Hargraves

OBITUARY: Letha Frances "Fran" Hargraves
Letha Frances “Fran” Hargraves passed away on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, at the age 87. She led a colorful life that included her husband of 50 years, William P. “Bill” Hargraves, Jr., and leaves a behind a legacy of 3 children, 7 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. Born in Port Arthur, Texas during the Great Depression, ...
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OBITUARY: Arthur J. Brandau

Arthur J. Brandau, age 92, of Thompson Station, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 18, 2018. Mr. Brandau was born in Frankfort, Illinois, to the late George Brandau and Lillian Andres Brandau. He was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard serving during WWII. Retired from General Motors after 33 years of service and was a member ...
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OBITUARY: Craig Anthony Childress

OBITUARY: Craig Anthony Childress
Craig Anthony Childress, age 33 of Eagleville, Tennessee, formerly of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away Jan. 16, 2018. He is survived by: Father, James “Bo” (Chris) Childress; mother, Sheila (Charles) Milford; son, Hudson Montgomery Childress; companion and child, Ashley and Killian Willis; brothers, James “Trey” (April) Childress and Andrew (Mara) Childress; step sisters,...
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OBITUARY: Benjamin Fox Inman

Benjamin Fox Inman, age 98 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 16, 2018. He was born in Franklin, Tennessee, on Sept. 27, 1919. Benjamin retired as a U.S. Air Force Lt. Colonel serving in WWII, the Korean Conflict and 30 years of active service. Preceded in death by parents, Benjamin M. & Annie Fox Inman; ...
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OBITUARY: Wilma Ruth Newcome Perry

OBITUARY: Wilma Ruth Newcome Perry
Wilma Ruth Newcome Perry, age 79 of Smyrna, Tennessee, formerly of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther Thomas and Maggie Lottie Osburne Newcome; brother, Ronnie Thomas Newcome and sister, Joyce Faye Stone. Survived by: sons, David Bruce Perry, Jr., Phillip Anthony (Lesa) Perry and Ewell Thomas (Melissa) Perry;...
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OBITUARY: Johnny Wayne Reed

OBITUARY: Johnny Wayne Reed
Johnny Wayne Reed, age 61, of the Bethesda Community, passed away Jan. 15, 2018. Johnny always had a smile on his face, he was a hugger and never met a stranger. He played music through the years with the Reed Brothers Band and Reed Hollow Band. Johnny loved his many pets, farm animals and he loved Alabama Football. ...
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OBITUARY: William Graham Taylor

William Graham Taylor age 72 of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 12, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Burnett and Louise Noe Taylor. Survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Sharon Denton Taylor; son, William Graham (Rebecca) Taylor, III; daughters, Laura Taylor (Jay) Hollis and Elizabeth Anderson Taylor; sisters, Helen Taylor (Bill) Quarles...
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OBITUARY: James William “Bill” “Frosty” Frost

OBITUARY: James William “Bill” “Frosty” Frost
James William “Bill” “Frosty” Frost, age 81 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 10, 2018. He retired as a Controller with Martha White Foods. He was preceded in death by his mother, Faye Tewell Frost; adoptive father, Lorenzo Dow Frost; daughter, Christie Frost and biological father, James McCathrine. Survived by: his wife, Margaret “Peggy” Frost of Franklin, Tenne...
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OBITUARY: David Allen Sidlowe

David Allen Sidlowe, age 67, of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 13, 2018. Mr. Sidlowe was born in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, to the late Edward and Dorothy Newell Sidlowe. Survived by wife, Leoni Sidlowe; son, Bobby (Sandi) Sidlowe; daughter, Janet (Matt) Hardin; brother, Robert Sidlowe; grandchildren, John Sawyer Sidlowe, Zora Henley Sidlowe, Henry Hardin and...
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OBITUARY: Marie Ann Winters

OBITUARY: Marie Ann Winters
Marie Ann Winters, age 70 of Antioch, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 8, 2018. Born in Liberty, New York, to the late Charles Winters and Amy Morris Winters. Marie had a great sense of humor and could make anyone laugh. She was an amazing caregiver with a heart of gold and she adored her granddaughter Amaya. She will ...
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OBITUARY: Glenn Terry Winnett

OBITUARY: Glenn Terry Winnett
Glenn Terry Winnett, age 73, of Spring Hill, Tennessee, passed away on January 8, 2018. Born in McMinnville, Tennessee, on April 28, 1944, Glenn was preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Carolyn Ruth Allred-Winnett and his parents, Charles Aubrey and Willie Redmon Winnett. He is survived by his daughter, Terry Ruth Winnett Zimmer (Jeremy), and his ...
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OBITUARY: Dorothy Dean Nelson (Dot) Wood

OBITUARY: Dorothy Dean Nelson (Dot) Wood
Dorothy Dean Nelson (Dot) Wood passed away on Jan. 4, 2018, at the age of 87. Dot is survived by her devoted husband of 63 years, Judson Carey Wood; daughters Jennice Threlkeld and Yvonne Huneycutt; grandsons Geoffrey and Bradford Threlkeld; great-grandson Tristan Threlkeld; brother Wayne Nelson and all their families. As part of a family of eight siblings ...
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OBITUARY: John M. O’Shea

OBITUARY: John M. O’Shea
John M. O’Shea, 72 years, of Brentwood, passed away unexpectedly on January 3, 2018. Beloved husband of Alice (Herlihy) O’Shea for over fifty years. Devoted father of Shannon O’Shea of San Francisco, California, Sean O’Shea and his wife Courtney of Centennial, Colorado, Erin Blunt and her husband Donny of Aurora, Ohio, Meagan O’Shea of Atlanta, ...
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OBITUARY: Evelyn Marie Petty

OBITUARY: Evelyn Marie Petty
Evelyn Marie Petty, age 64 of Spring Hill, Tennessee went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 5, 2018. Marie was born on Portsmouth, Virginia on September 23, 1953, daughter of the late Malcolm and Helen Lipsey. She was preceded in death by her brothers, M. Larry Lipsey, Lester A. Lipsey and James ...
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OBITUARY: Evan Fields Derry

OBITUARY: Evan Fields Derry
Evan Fields Derry, age 20 was born on April 19, 1997, in Nashville, Tennessee to Tony and Kelly Derry of Franklin. Evan passed away on Dec. 28, 2017 in Chattanooga, and is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Richard Thomas Derry. Evan is survived by his parents, Tony and Kelly Derry of Franklin, fraternal grandmother Alice Derry, of ...
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OBITUARY: Anita Louise Suttles Rose

OBITUARY: Anita Louise Suttles Rose
Mrs. Anita Louise Suttles Rose, age 70 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Jan. 3, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Suttles; parents, Clem and Verna Miller Pratt; brother, James Pratt; granddaughter, Hope Madison Suttles. Survived by husband, Tim Rose; sons, Brian (Dayna) Suttles and Jon (Johanna) Suttles; daughter, Carrie (Brent) Mathis; step-son, N...
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OBITUARY: Sean Brandon Smith

OBITUARY: Sean Brandon Smith
Sean Brandon Smith, age 47, of Spring Hill, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Sean was born in Van Wert, Ohio, on Oct. 16, 1970. Survivors include his loving wife of 25 years, Debbie Smith; children, Courtney, Sean and Zach; parents, Jack and Kathleen Smith; brother, Shane Smith. The family will ...
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