Obituaries

OBITUARY: Laura Fair Wilson Logan

OBITUARY: Laura Fair Wilson Logan
Laura Fair Wilson Logan, age 97, of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away on Oct. 22, 2017. She was a devoted mother who loved her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Otey Logan; parents, James and Bama Wilson; siblings, James Wilson, Nettie B. Wilson Johnson, Effie Maude Wilson Logan, Annie Bell Wilson Howell, Clara Mae Wilson ...
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OBITUARY: Laura Fair Wilson Logan

OBITUARY: Laura Fair Wilson Logan
Laura Fair Wilson Logan, age 97, of Franklin, Tennessee passed away October 22, 2017. She was a devoted mother who loved her family. She is preceded in death by her husband, James Otey Logan; parents, James and Bama Wilson; siblings, James Wilson, Nettie B. Wilson Johnson, Effie Maude Wilson Logan, Annie Bell Wilson Howell, Clara ...
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OBITUARY: Linda Kay Johnston Doty, mother of Brentwood mayor

OBITUARY: Linda Kay Johnston Doty, mother of Brentwood mayor
Linda Kay Johnston Doty, 69, passed away after a brief illness Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. She leaves her devoted husband of 50 years, Ray Doty, who served as an example of love and loyalty throughout her illness and in their life together. She also leaves her only child, a daughter, Jill Doty Burgin, who is the mayor of ...
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OBITUARY: David Cooley Torrence

OBITUARY: David Cooley Torrence
David Cooley Torrence passed away on Oct. 19, 2017, at the age of 65. David is survived by his wife of 41 years, Bonnie; sons, Joshua (Beth), Joseph (Katie); grandchildren, Knox, Graceanne, Gabriel and Allison; siblings, Camille Fohl, Joe (Ellen) Torrence, Linda (Bob) Muir and Bill (Cindy) Torrence; sister and brother-in-law, Kit and Joel McCrary, ...
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OBITUARY: Robert Oakley Tomlin

Robert Oakley Tomlin, age 61 of Thompson’s Station, Tennessee, passed away on Oct. 18, 2017. He was a farmer and a lifelong resident of Williamson County. Robert was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Sue Tomlin. He is survived by his father, Logan Oakley Tomlin; brother, Barry Tomlin; sister, Mary Dianne Tomlin; uncle, John Lee Tomlin; aunts, Jean ...
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OBITUARY: Donald Stuart Caulkins, Sr.

OBITUARY: Donald Stuart Caulkins, Sr.
Donald Stuart Caulkins, Sr., age 82, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away on Oct. 18, 2017. Mr. Caulkins retired from the U.S. Air Force after 20 years of service, and practiced law for 30 years. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Yvonne Poynor Caulkins; sons, Donald Stuart Caulkins Jr. and William Gregory (Lynne Harper) Caulkins; ...
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OBITUARY: Irene Poteete Mitchell

OBITUARY: Irene Poteete Mitchell
Irene Poteete Mitchell, age 69 of College Grove, Tennessee, passed away Oct. 17, 2017, at her residence with her family around her. Mrs. Mitchell was a retired machine operator with Nu-Kote. She also worked with Living and Learning with Mary Ann Newcome for many years that helped families in need. She was preceded in death by her ...
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OBITUARY: Mary A. Cox Harrison

OBITUARY: Mary A. Cox Harrison
Mary A. Cox Harrison, age 82 of Franklin, Tennessee passed away October 15, 2017. Preceded in death by husband, Milton Harrison.  Survived by:  sons, William (Janice) Rader and Ronald (Terrilyn) Rader; daughter, Anita Clark; sister, Betty King; six grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted 3:30 p.m. Wednesda...
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OBITUARY: Terry Alan Elam

Terry Alan Elam, 66, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away on Oct. 11, 2017. Terry started working as a musician when he was 19 years old and remained in the music industry in artist management. He is preceded in death by his father, Earl Elam. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Donna Elam; daughter, ...
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OBITUARY: John Howard Humphrey

OBITUARY: John Howard Humphrey
Johnny Howard Humphrey, age 84 of Madison, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 12, 2017. Johnny was born on Maury County, Tennessee on Oct. 2, 1933, son of the late Early and Maudie Humphrey. Survivors include his children, Johnny Humphrey, Connie Hix and Debra Smith; 8 siblings; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. ...
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OBITUARY: Wilma “Jane” Lehew Pewitt Peay

OBITUARY: Wilma “Jane” Lehew Pewitt Peay
Wilma “Jane” Lehew Pewitt Peay, age 87 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away peacefully at her home on Oct. 14, 2017. Preceded in death by parents, A.C. and Leola Lecornu Lehew. Survived by: children, David Alton Pewitt, Rodney Lee Pewitt and Phoebe Leola (Jimmy) Davis; brother, Calvin (Marilyn) Lehew; sister, Barbara Holt; grandchildren, Mont Pewitt, Tracy McDowell, Calvin...
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OBITUARY: Leigh Faith Spicer

OBITUARY: Leigh Faith Spicer
Beloved Leigh Faith Spicer, age 15, was a priceless and treasured gift given to her parents, Evan and Deborah, on Nov. 3, 2001, in Atlanta, Georgia. Although it was painfully far too soon for her family, loved ones and friends, Leigh was welcomed and embraced into the arms of her Lord Jesus in the realms of ...
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OBITUARY: Linda Yelverton Krohn

OBITUARY: Linda Yelverton Krohn
Linda Yelverton Krohn passed away on Oct. 9, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry. She is survived by her son, Brian of Moss Pointe, Mississippi, and granddaughters, Caili and Jaden of Nashville. Linda grew up in Mississippi and was graduated from Mississippi University for Women, nee Mississippi State College for Women. After several ...
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OBITUARY: Lee Edward McRee

Lee Edward McRee, age 81, of the Bethesda community, passed away Oct. 11, 2017 at his home. Mr. McRee was born in Mt. Dora, Fla., to the late Howard and Estelle McRee. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church. Lee was preceded in death by ...
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OBITUARY: Charlotte Ann Payne

OBITUARY: Charlotte Ann Payne
Charlotte Ann Payne, age 78 of Franklin, Tennessee passed away on October 3, 2017 at her home. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Throughout her life she was a waitress at Howard Johnson, Mr. Gattis and several other restaurants. She was also a great cook who enjoyed a good cup of ...
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OBITUARY: Linda Anne Terrell

OBITUARY: Linda Anne Terrell
Linda Anne Terrell, age 68, entered into eternal rest at home with her loving family by her side. She was a loving mother, daughter and grandmother who enjoyed being with her grandchildren more than anything.  She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Preceded in death by her father, Clarence W. Terrell, Sr.; ...
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Longtime County Commissioner Lew Green dies at age 81

Longtime County Commissioner Lew Green dies at age 81
By BROOKE WANSER and JIM EAST LEWIS W. Green Jr. Lewis, “Lew” Green passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at the Sarah Cannon Cancer Center at the age of 81 after battling illness. Survivors include his wife, Sandra Green; three children, Bill (Cathy) Green, Megan Johnson, and Richard (Anita) Green; seven grandchildren, Rich Green, Rebecca ...
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OBITUARY: Robert “Bobby” A. Hobbs

Robert “Bobby” A. Hobbs, age 54 of LaVergne, Tenn., passed away Oct. 2, 2017. Mr. Hobbs was born in Savannah, Ga., to the late Leon Hobbs, Jr. and Dolores Garmer Hobbs. He is survived by his wife of 4 years, Carol Hargrove Hobbs; daughters, Ashley Hobbs and Katie Hobbs; step-children, Terry Chapman, Kim Chapman and Samantha ...
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OBITUARY: Donald Ray Hover

OBITUARY: Donald Ray Hover
Donald Ray Hover, age 73, of Spring Hill, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Oct. 1, 2017. Mr. Hover was born in Bluffton, Ohio, to the late Howard Hover and Marjorie Moser Hover Bartlett. He retired from General Motors in Spring Hill. He was also a member of the Spring Hill Masonic Lodge #124, the ...
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OBITUARY: John Scott Turbeville

John Scott Turbeville, age 58, of Spring Hill, Tenn., passed away on Sept. 29, 2017. He was born in Lincoln Park, Mich., to the late John Wayman Turbeville, and Nancy June Bonker Turbeville. Scott was a limousine driver. He is survived by his mother, Nancy Turbeville of Lupton, Mich.; wife, Alesya Turbeville of Spring Hill, Tenn.; son, Ryan Turbeville of Joelton, ...
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