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Uriah Lane Bullock

Uriah Lane Bullock, age 28, of Dixon Springs, passed away May 9, 2017, at his Home.

Survivors are: parents, Sherice & Tony; sister, Whitney; brother, Ned; nephew, Camden; grandfather, Bobby Dias; great-grandmother, Betty Halliburton.

Memorial services were held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Dias Farm, 100 Dias Lane, Hartsville.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Martha Margaret Jent

Martha Margaret Jent, age 77, of Hartsville, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Trousdale Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by: son, Robert Edward Livingston; husband, Bobby Frank Jent; father of children, Eugene Livingston; companion, J.C. Warner.

Survivors are: two sons, Donald (Mary) Livingston of Portland, David (Kathy) Livingston of Hartsville; three daughters, Cindy (Jeff) Stephens of Lafayette, Brenda (David) Rutherford of Hartsville, Lori (Charlie) Bergdorf of Hartsville; nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Leon (Wilma) Stephens of Gallatin; sister, Linda (Lannas) Smith of Dixon Springs.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 16, officiated by Bro. Jack McCall.

Pallbearers were: Bobby, Brian & Michael Livingston, Joseph McCall, Tyler Bergdorf and Kendall Belcher.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to Relay for Life of Trousdale County.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. East, Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Paul Ellis Sweeney Sr.

Paul Ellis Sweeney, Sr., age 84, of Bethpage, passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in his home.

A Life Celebration service was held at Hendersonville Funeral Home on Saturday, May 6, officiated by Bro. Mark Copas and Bro. Mark Horton. Burial was at Hendersonville Memory Gardens.

Harriet Kaye Wilson

Harriet Kaye Wilson, age 66, of Dixon Springs, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017.

Mrs. Wilson was born May 9, 1950 in Davidson County and was the Manager of Distribution for the U.S. Postal Service in Nashville. She was preceded in death by: father, Horace Coleman Byrum; sister, Glenda Owens.

Survivors are: husband of 12 years, James A. Wilson of Dixon Springs; mother, Mabel Aldie Glenn Byrum; four children, Michelle (Adam) Sanders of Murfreesboro, Mark (Mitzi) O. Wilson of Gate City, VA, Michael (Jill) Shockley of Mt. Pleasant, Tamara (Larry) Wright (Larry) of Dixon Springs; three brothers, Gary (Kathy) Byrum of Auburndale, FL, Philip Bryum of Gallatin, Charles (Lesa) Bryum of Newsom Station; nine grandchildren.

Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. A Celebration of Life Service was held Sunday, May 7, at Kempville Chapel Old Time Methodist Church in Carthage, with Bro. Bryan Bratcher officiating.

A private interment will be held.

Clarence Harold Watson

Clarence Harold Watson, age 89, of Hartsville, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at NHC Place in Gallatin.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Dasker W. & Lola Mai Watson; brother, Gene Watson.

Survivors are: wife, Wilma Watson of Hartsville; son, Paul (Mary Ann) Watson of Bethpage; daughter, Brenda Watson of Old Hickory.

Mr. Watson enjoyed mules, horses, woodworking, reading, camping and time with family and friends.  He was a member of Dixon Creek Missionary Baptist Church and a proud Korean War Veteran.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Friday, May 5, officiated by Eld. Eddy Gregory.

Honorary pallbearers were: Residents & Staff of Trousdale Senior Living Center and Donnie Hines.

Active pallbearers were: Billy, Michael, Tim & Daniel Towns, Wayne Cornwell and Gerald Phillips.

Interment was in Dixon Springs Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the Staff of the Trousdale Senior Living Center and NHC Place, Sumner for their love and care.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. East, Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Benny Ray Oldham

Benny Ray Oldham, age 80, of Castalian Springs, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Sumner Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Oldham is survived by his wife of 53 years, Margie Oldham.

He was the first of his family to graduate from high school, proud of his service in the Navy and an Atlanta Braves fan.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Sunday, May 7, officiated by Eld. Jeff Blackwell.

Pallbearers were: Morris Crowder, Mike Woodard, Dwight Cornwell, Jeff Law, Mark Swaffer and Daniel Raney.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074,

anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Isabelle Hughes

Isabelle Hughes, age 89, of Hartsville, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at her home after a long and brave battle with cancer.

She was born June 17, 1927 to Joe and Anna Billalba in Clovis, CA.

She was preceded in death by: husband of 50 years, Carl Hughes; sister, Delores Baird; daughter, Ruby Dianne Warren.

Survivors are: four daughters, Carol Ann (Robert) Lamb of Hartsville, Molly Kirk of Lebanon, Carla (Dennis) Jackson of Hartsville, Nona Honea of Lebanon; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, Joe (Snookie) Billalba Jr. of Clovis, CA; sister, Kathlene (Albert) Tiboni of Clovis, CA.

Graveside services were held on Saturday, May 6, at the Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers were: Mike Warren Jr., Robert Lee Lamb, Jimmie D. Honea, Bubba Holladay, Jon Kimble and Richie Papineau.

We were blessed to have a five-generation celebration in February 2017. The family would like to thank the Staff and Nurses of Highpoint Hospice for their loving care to our Beloved Mother.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. East, Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Mary Cordelia Sullivan

Sister Mary Cordelia Sullivan, age 77, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017, in Niles, IL.

She was the daughter of Bishop Minnie Sullivan of Hartsville.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 29, at 3 p.m. at Hartsville Original Church of God, 166 Stott St. Bishop Ernest J. Jones and Eld. Birdie L. Jones will officiate the service.

Julia Francis Witt

Julia Francis Witt, age 94, of Donelson, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Jeff & Maude Gentry Majors; husband, Robert Witt; brother, Jim Majors; two sisters, Gladys Merryman & Glendon Merryman; nephew, Kenneth Merryman.

Survivors are: niece, Donna Hudson of Gallatin; nephew, Tony Majors of Hendersonville; two great-nieces, Debbie (Jerry) Woodard, Toni Lynn Majors; three great-nephews, Mark (Debbie) Merryman, Tommy (Katie) Hudson, Todd Hudson.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Saturday, April 22, officiated by Pastor Susan Gray.

Honorary pallbearer was: Mitch Merryman.

Pallbearers were: Tony & Toni Lynn Majors, Mark & Blake Merryman, Tommy & Thomas Hudson, Billy Carey & Paul Gregory.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. E., Hartsville, TN, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Mamie Lee Collins

Mamie Lee Collins, age 87, of Hendersonville, passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at NHC Place in Sumner County.

She was preceded in death by: two sons, Ray Gammons Jr. & Jeffery Gammons; husband, Charles Collins Jr.

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Survivors are: two daughters-in-laws, Carolyn Victor of Hendersonville, Agnes Gammons of Lebanon; five grandchildren, Corey (Cathy) Gammons, Neil Gammons, Jessica (Adam) Kilburn, Lissa (Joey) Mofield, Amy (Trent) Duke; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Nancy Sullivan of Hartsville.

Funeral services will be held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, officiated by Pastor Harry Yates. Visitation with the family will be from 2-8 p.m. Monday and 2 p.m. until service time Tuesday.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd. E., Hartsville, TN, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Eloise ‘Lois’ Powers

Eloise “Lois” Powers, age 66, of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Gallatin Health Care.

She was preceded in death by: brothers, Jack, Eugene & Bobby Roddy; sisters, Joan Hauskins, Joyce Stafford & Connie Cothron.

Survivors are: son, Stephen Powers of Springfield; two brothers, Charles (Betty) Roddy of Lafayette, Will (Nina) Roddy of Hartsville; sister, Wanda Smith of Hartsville.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Saturday, April 15, officiated by Bro. John Cantrell.

Pallbearers were: Stephen Powers, James Churchman, Matt & Michael Smith, Davy Cothron and Danny Joe Satterfield.

Interment was in Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Jeffery Lynn Humes

Jeffery Lynn Humes, age 51, of Hartsville, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017 at Greenview Regional Hospital in Bowling Green, Ky.

Survivors are: son, Eric Humes of Hartsville; mother, Linda Taylor of Hartsville; brother, Anthony (Wendy) Humes of Sparta; half-brother, Ricky Humes of Carthage; half-sister, Crystal (Scotty) Claridy of Hartsville.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Monday, April 17, officiated by Bro. Terry Ray.

Interment was in Dixon Springs Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Tommy J. Ladd

Tommy Ladd, age 66, of Old Hickory, passed away on March 29, 2017.

Tommy was a 1968 graduate of Trousdale County High School.

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He was preceded in death by: first wife, Mary Ladd; second wife, Wilma Murphy Marks Ladd; parents, Roy S. and Virginia Neal Ladd.

Survivors are: sister, Paulette (Larry) Gregg; stepchildren, Kathy (Billy) Beliles, James Larry (Teresa) Marks; nephews, Darrell W. Jenkins, Brian (Angie) K. Jenkins, Aaron Poe; grand-nieces and nephews, Kayla Jenkins, Justin Jenkins, Jade Poe, Randy Poe.

Funeral services wee conducted at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon on Saturday, April 2, officiated by Bro. Donald Owen.

Pallbearers were: Darrell Jenkins, Brian Jenkins, Billy Beliles, Dwight Jewell, Lewis White and Jackie Arnold. Honorary pallbearers were: Aaron Poe, Larry Gregg, Jerry Robertson.

Interment was in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

John Wayne Dies

John Wayne Dies, age 73, of Castalian Springs, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at his home.

He was preceded in death by: two sisters, Helen Cothron & Nina Bundy; two brothers, Earl Dies & Roy Dies Sr.

Survivors are: wife, Jan Dies of Castalian Springs; two sons, Gary Wayne (Connie) Dies of Lebanon; Shane (Susan) Bundy of Lebanon; daughter, Denise (Benji) Blair of Hartsville; two stepdaughters, Shonna (Jimmy) Horton of Lebanon, Denise (Johnny) Brewington of Lebanon; 16 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jackie Witherspoon of Hermitage, Joyce (Marion) Duncan of Mt. Juliet.

Memorial services were in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Thursday, April 6, officiated by Bro. Pierce Dodson.

Visitation with the family will be from 3 PM until service time Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Providence Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Jackie Wynell Dies Witherspoon

Jackie Wynell Dies Weatherspoon, age 93, of Mt. Juliet, , died April 5, 2017.

Mrs. Weatherspoon was a native of Hartsville. She was born Feb. 5, 1924 and was the daughter of the late John and Opal Kitrell Dies.

Mrs. Weatherspoon was married to Lt. Col. James A. Weatherspoon, who preceded her in death on Jan. 10, 2002.

She was also preceded in death by: her siblings, Helen Cothron, Nina Bundy, Earl Dies, Roy Dies and Wayne Dies.

Mrs. Weatherspoon was the loving and supportive wife of a 30-year Marine Corps veteran. In all of the moves and disruptions that come with military life, she always made each new house into a home for her family.

Survivors are: two children, Mike (Katie) Weatherspoon of McMinnville, Patti (Scott) Blackwell of Hermitage; sister, Joyce (Marion) Duncan of Mt. Juliet; two grandchildren, Jaclyn (Steven) Van Vliet of Charlotte, NC, Michael Blackwell of Alexandria, VA; two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, April 8, at Bond Memorial Chapel in Mt. Juliet, with Paul Roberts officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you consider a donation in her name to the Semper Fi Fund or Alive Hospice of Nashville.

Don A. Wright Sr.

Dr. Don A Wright Sr., age 78, of Gallatin, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017.

He was preceded in death by: sister, Dexter Diane Weaver; mother, Juanita Barr Wright; father, Romulus Claiborne Wright.

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Survivors are: daughter, Roberta (Robbie) DiAnn Cartwright (John) of Louisville, CO; three sons, Romulus Claiborne (Clay) Wright III of Rock Island, Don Arthur Wright Jr. and Clark Brickey Wright, both of Gallatin; nephew, Paul David Weaver II of Cincinnati; niece, Angela Weaver Balos of Eagle River, AK.

Born and raised in Hartsville, Dr. Wright graduated from McCallie (Chattanooga) and in 1960 from Vanderbilt University, where he was a brother of SAE fraternity. He attended medical school at the University of Tennessee-Memphis, from which he graduated in 1963, and completed his residency at the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1965. He then served as a physician for the Army at Hunter Air Force base before being discharged as a Major. Savannah, GA, remained his home, where he practiced as a rheumatologist with Abercorn Medical Group for 23 years.

In 1993, he and his family returned to Middle Tennessee to begin a new practice in Gallatin with Sumner Medical Group, where he enjoyed practicing until retiring in 2008.

Dr Wright was an expert marksman and took much pride in teaching and introducing safe practice with firearms to others. When he wasn’t seeing patients, Don enjoyed fishing, boating, genealogy, local history, and was an active member of the Gallatin Rotary Club and Friends of Bledsoe Creek state park.

Visitation with the family will be held at the Hartsville United Methodist Church from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, April 2, 2017.

Graveside service will follow at the Hartsville Cemetery, officiated by Bro. Charles Smith.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280. anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rotary Club of Gallatin (gallatinrotary.org) or the Alzheimer’s Association (alz.org).

Bessie Mai Wilkerson

Bessie Mai “Peggy” Wilkerson, age 85, of Dixon Springs, passed away Monday, March 13, 2017, at the Hartsville Convalescent Center.

She was preceded in death by: husband, Kenneth Wilkerson; grandson, Pete Wilkerson.

Survivors are: son, Mike (Grace) Wilkerson of Hartsville; granddaughter, Heather (Randall Blair) Wilkerson; three great-grandchildren, Brandon, Kensleigh & Kylie.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Thursday, March 16, officiated by Bro. Randy Swaffer.

Pallbearers were: Randall & Brandon Blair, Jerry, Randy & Phillip Dickerson and Dusty Sutton.

Interment was in Dixon Springs Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

Charles Howse Partee

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Charles Partee, age 82, passed away on March 2, 2017. No services are scheduled.

Mr. Partee was an electrician, with service in the United States Air Force.

Survivors are: brother Al L. (Candace) Partee, Jr.; four nieces and nephews, Peggy Jo (Rusty) Thompson, Janet Partee, Al L. (Debra) Partee III, and Robert P. (Claudia) Porter; numerous grand-nieces and grand-nephews.

He is preceded in death by: wife Faith Partee, parents Al. L. Partee and Josephine Partee Miller.

Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN 615.444.9393.

Alberta Beal Leath

Alberta Beal Leath, age 99, of Hartsville, passed away Thursday, March 9, 2017 at her home.

She was preceded in death by: husband, John Aubrey Leath; brothers, Mynette Beal & J.H. Beal; sister, Mildred Oglesby Dalton.

Survivors are: two daughters, Sue (Terry) Maddox of Gatlinburg, Angela (Glenn) Lindsay of Knoxville; four grandchildren, Jacqueline Arthur, Jenny Arthur, Lisa Frutchey, John Brower; four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 19, at First Baptist Church, officiated by Bro. Darryl Turner.

Visitation with the family will be from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday at Anthony Funeral Home.

Interment will be in the Hartsville Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 291, Hartsville, TN 37074, Trousdale County Historical Society, C/O Rose Allen Kelley, 1555 Starlite Rd., Hartsville, TN 37074 or the charity of your choice.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.

J.C. Warner

J.C. Warner, age 69, of Hartsville, passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Jeff & Agness Warner; sister, Debbie Pendley; brother, Ronnie Sykes; grandson, Joseph Blake Jenkins; stepdaughter, Tammy Jenkins.

Survivors are: son, Stacy (Terry) Warner of Hartsville; two daughters, Angie (James) Stafford of Lafayette, Brandy (Rodney) Jones of Hartsville; seven grandchildren, Cody (Brook) Warner, Derrick Linder, Jada Jones, Houston, Sierra & Dalton Stafford, John Jenkins; four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Larry (Debbie) Warner of Hartsville, Donnie (Kari) Sykes of Hartsville, companion, Martha Jent.

Funeral services were held in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Friday, March 3, officiated by Eld. Eddy Gregory.

Pallbearers were: Cody Warner, Bobby Livingston, Mark Spivey, Johnny Boles, Joseph McCall and Derrick Linder.

Interment was in Hartsville Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Sara Cannon Cancer Center.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN 37074, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.