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8/27/16 — Ina Sue Littleton Turner

flower vase 2Manchester, TN resident and Roane County, TN native Ina Sue Littleton Turner, age 78, was born March 13, 1938 and died August 15, 2016 at her son’s residence in Manchester following an extended illness.
A homemaker and member of Christian Church Disciples, she was preceded in death by parents, John J. and Abby Mae Johnson Littleton. She was married to Everett Eugene Turner who preceded her in death March 13, 2002. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by sister, Velma “Coda” Sumner.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Joel E. and Kim Turner of Montgomery, AL, John Alan and Robi Turner of Manchester and Nathan E. Turner of Franklin, TN; daughter, Abigail Turner of Franklin, TN; six grandchildren, Amy M. Renner, Casey Stolinsky and husband Kevin, Megan Ann Turner, Lauren N. Turner, William Everett Eason, and Margaret Elizabeth Eason; nephew, Steven Sumner of Knoxville, TN; niece, Sue Ann McCoy of Knoxville, TN; and several great-grandchildren also survive.
A graveside service and inurnment will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Bascom Cemetery, Warren County, TN with Rev. Sandra Jenkins officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday at High’s.

Arrangements by HIGH FUNERAL HOME, McMinnville, TN (931)473-2137.

8/25/16 — John Martin Scoggins, Sr.

flower4Funeral services for Mr. John Martin Scoggins, Sr., age 96 of Manchester, will be conducted on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with burial to follow in Farrar Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday prior to the service from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM. Mr. Scoggins passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at Horizon Health and Rehab.

Mr. Scoggins loved the Lord and was a faithful member of Trinity Baptist Church. Also, a member of the Civilian Conservation Core from 1939-1940. He was a United States Army veteran serving from 1942-1945. He was a lifetime member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. After retirement as a carpenter in 1977, John spent his time as a church volunteer, fishing and traveling.

Preceded in death by his parents, John William and Susan Ellaphair “Elle” Stevens Scoggins; his loving wife, Jennie V. Scoggins; sons, Kenneth Dudley, James Wayne Scoggins, Jerald Frederick Scoggins; brothers, Benjamin Franklin Scoggins, Claude Audrey Scoggins; sisters, Minnie Scoggins, Bertha Mae Hollingsworth, Ora Belle Hollingsworth, Gladys Clyde Clawson; granddaughter, Melody Fannin. Survived by his sons, Charles Dudley (Norma), John Martin Scoggins, Jr.(Sharon); grandchildren, Angela Dudley Davidson Floyd, Jennifer Dudley Testerman, Debbie Dudley, Chad Dudley, Byron Hirtzel, Mark Hirtzel, Joy Scoggins Klopfenstein, Jonathan Scoggins; great-grandchildren, Brittany Davidson, Matthew Wright, Zack Testerman; Brianna, Ashlyn, and Joseph Klopfenstein; Payson, and Braden Scoggins; nephew, Heyward Hollingsworth; nieces, Emaline Hollingsworth Jones, Margie Sue Hollingsworth Wynn, and others; a special adopted daughter, Theresa Reese.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church, 4361 Woodbury Hwy., Manchester, TN 37355.

Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Scoggins family.

8/24/16 — Sondra Nichole Reid

reidSondra “Nichole” Reid, a resident of Winchester, TN passed away on
Friday,
August 19, 2016 at Stonecrest Medical Center in Smyrna at the age of 29.
Funeral Services are scheduled for Wednesday, August 24 at 1 PM at
Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Charles Huston
officiating. Burial
will follow at Mt Garner Cemetery in Decherd. Visitation with the family
will be Tuesday, August 23 from 5 – 8 PM at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.

A native of Winchester, Nichole was the daughter of Edward Reid II and his
wife, Debbie of Winchester and Sandra Nelson and Chris Frame of Flintville.
She was a member of Broadview Baptist Church. She enjoyed swimming,
listening to music and being with friends. Her favorite activity was
spending time with her son, Layton Reid.

In addition to her parents and son, she is survived by grandparents, Joyce
Williams Reid of Estill Springs and Eva Jean and Howard Bartlett of Smyrna;
step-father, Roger Nelson of Tullahoma; brothers, Matthew David Nelson of
Tullahoma, Delton Wayne Nelson of California, Jacob Macklyn Reid of
Winchester; sisters, Amanda Rice and her husband, Kenneth of Winchester and
Sarah Catherine Reid of Winchester; nephew, Eugene Nelson and several
aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and special friends.

Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

8/23/16 — Edward Calvin Carter

carterMr. Edward Calvin Carter, 79, of Fayetteville, passed away on Saturday,
August 21, 2016 at Donalson Care Center. Memorial Services will be held at
the Fayetteville First Church of the Nazarene, 811 Lewisburg Highway,
Fayetteville, TN 37334 on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 with visitation at 6 PM
and the service at 7 PM.

A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Richard “Dick” and
Ellen Tucker Carter. He was a retired cable contractor and member of the
Fayetteville First Church of the Nazarene. He enjoyed camping, boating,
watching motorcycle racing and farming. He was very community minded and
would sponsor many activities with his company, C & H Cable.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter,
Pamela Carter and one sister, Virginia Morrison.

He is survived by his wife, Vickie Renee Carter of Fayetteville; three
sons, Larry Edward Carter and his wife, Kathy of Portland, Oregon, Terry
Lance Carter and his wife, Lacey of Fayetteville and Edward Adam Carter and
Carissa Tacon of Fayetteville; one daughter, Patricia “Patti” Guinn and
her
husband, Pheaton of Harvest, AL; one brother, J B Carter of Shelbyville;
four sisters, Barbara Ann Mead and her husband, Merle of Tullahoma, Leona
Tucker and Frances Steelman, both of Fayetteville and Etha Jean Smartt and
her husband, Pevey of Fayetteville; special niece, Paulette Kittle of
Fayetteville; special nephew, Bobby Morrison of Fayetteville; eleven
grandchildren; seven great grandchildren and many other nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, there is a fund set up for Vickie Carter at the CB&S
Bank in Fayetteville, TN.

8/21/16–Ronald Dawbarn

Ronald Dawbarn (b.9/7/34 d.8/17/16) was born in Warrington, England, son of Sydney and Nelle Dawbarn. At 16, he left England to attend Graceland college in Iowa. In 1959, he became a naturalized US citizen. In 1966, he and his family moved to Manchester, Tennessee.
He is survived by Joyce, his wife; his daughters, Dr. Linda Vandergriff (h. Glenn), Ms. Rhonda Shiffler, and Ms. Heather Dawbarn (h. Jake Robinson); 4 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and his siblings Ruth Harriet Stonham and John Dawbarn (w. Sandra). He was preceded in death by his son Ronald Albert Dawbarn.
Mr. Dawbarn earned a BS in Physics (UMKC ’63) and a MS in Engineering Physics (Univ. MO – Rolla ’65). He worked at the Arnold Engineering Development Center (32 yrs.) and in 2002 was recognized as an AEDC Fellow. He was known for his expertise in condensation phenomena (rocket plumes), cryogenics and vacuum technology, and IR sensors development / testing. His work spanned support for the Apollo missions through development and testing of space shuttle boosters and Star Wars satellite sensors. He published over 74 papers and conference presentations.
Elder Ronald Dawbarn was active in the Community of Christ (aka RLDS) throughout his life preaching, working at church camps and conferences, and writing theological and historical papers. He served as a pastor in the Nashville congregation and Manchester mission. In 2009, he along with his sister and brother published a compilation of their father’s sermons and mother’s articles called “Amen & Amen.” Then in 2015, he published his Autobiography “Those Forks in the Road.”
A man of many talents, his favorite hobbies were photography, woodworking, and music. He was a spell binding story teller; with delightful tales we will always remember. On his Facebook page more memories are shared.
The family will be receiving guests starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday August 21st at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel (786 McMinnville Hwy Manchester). The memorial service will begin at 3 p.m. with Terry Williams officiating. After the service, a reception potluck will be held at the Manchester Mission of the Community of Christ Church. The family is requesting donations in his name to the Manchester Tennessee Library for children’s scientific books or to the Community of Christ designated for the Foundry Hill Campground in lieu of flowers.

8/24/16 — Christine E. Taylor Brannon

flower 15Mrs. Christine E. Taylor Brannon 104, went home to be with the Lord July 30, 2016 in Elyria, Ohio.

She was born December 25, 1911 in Franklin County, TN. She was preceded in death by her parents Berry and Alice Baxter; husbands, Plummer Taylor and Mackellar Brannon; daughters, Elise Bryant , Louise Brooks and Betty J. Smith; son, Glynn Taylor; grandsons Glenn, Charles and Leroy Bryant.

She leaves to cherish her memories: Grandsons, James L. Dwight and Ronald A. Brown of Elyria, Ohio and Terry L. Brown of Lorain, Ohio and Gerald E. Bryant of Pennsylvania;

Granddaughters, Geraldine Nolan of Columbus, OH; Edith Washington of Lorain, OH and Novella “Denise” Brown of Elyria and a host of great and great- great grandchildren.

Graveside Services at 10:00 am Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Evergreen Cemetery in Tullahoma, TN.

J.A. WELTON & SON FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS

8/22/16 — Mildred D. Womack

womackMildred D Womack, 87, a resident of Tullahoma, TN passed away on Friday,
August 19, 2016 at Tennova Healthcare – Harton. Funeral Services are
scheduled for Monday, August 22, at 2 PM at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral
Home Chapel with burial to follow at Lynchburg Cemetery. Visitation with
the family will be Sunday, August 21 from 5 – 8 PM.

A native of Hoodoo, TN, she was the daughter of the late Zora and Emmaline
Duke. She was a member of Grundy Street Church of Christ. She loved
spending time with her family and enjoyed sewing, cooking, watching golf
and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, John
C Waggoner and H Bernard Womack; daughter, Barbara Waggoner Burch; stepson,
Bruce Womack; five brothers and six sisters.

She is survived by stepson, Brian Womack of Tullahoma; son-in-law, Kirk
Burch of Tullahoma; daughter-in-law, Mary Womack of Cookeville; seven
grandchildren, Jolie Jesse and her husband, Erik of Tullahoma, Channing
Bailey of Tullahoma, John Long and his wife, Cathy of Shelbyville, Josh
Womack and his wife, Shan of Cookeville, Zachary Womack and his wife,
Andrea of Cookeville, Tory Womack and his fiancé, Jessica of Cookeville and
Joseph Womack of Murfreesboro, sixteen great grandchildren and one on the
way and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

8/22/16 — Carlos Joseph Harris, Jr.

harrisCarlos Joseph Harris Jr, 21 of Tullahoma passed August 15, 2016. He is the son of Carlos Joseph Harris, Sr and Hope Bush. He was a 2014 Tullahoma graduate and played on the basketball team.

He leaves to cherish his memories, son, Kieary Harris and step son, Za’von Holmes.

Father, Carlos Joseph Harris, Sr

Mother, Hope Bush (Walter Harden)

Siblings, Marqueese, Lori, Courtney, Carlia, Terrell ,Elijan and Zhane

Grandparents, Charlotte Goens, Linda Taylor, Fred Taylor

Aunts, Monique Goens, Kimberly Harris, Dell Jenkins,

Uncles, Lawrence Bush and Marcus Bush.

Nephews, Caereion and Rahmeek

Host of cousins, relatives and friends.

Visitation, Monday, August 22,2016 at 2:00 pm at MT. Zion Baptist Church with Funeral Services to follow at 3:00 pm at MT. Zion Baptist Church with Pastor John Patton, Jr officiating and Rev. James A. Crutchfield as Eulogist

J.A. WELTON & SON FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS

8/21/16 — William R H Hazen

hazenWilliam R H Hazen, age 80 of Pelham, passed away on Tuesday, August 16 at
Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for
Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 2 PM at the First United Methodist Church in
Manchester with Rev. Dana M Brooks officiating. Burial will follow at
Warren Cemetery in Pelham. Visitation with the family will be Saturday,
August 20, 2016 from 5 – 8 PM at First United Methodist Church in
Manchester.

Mr. Hazen, a native of Wheeling, WV was the son of the late Harold Russell
and Irene Martin Hazen. He was a twenty year veteran serving in the U S
Marine Corps for ten years and then the U S Air Force for ten years. He
also worked for sixteen years at various civil service jobs. He retired
from AEDC as the real estate officer who maintained all aspects of the
property. During this time, he enjoyed speaking to groups about the
wildlife at the base. Mr. Hazen enjoyed woodworking, cooking, reading,
traveling and entertaining his friends. He loved to sing and play guitar.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Manchester and enjoyed
attending church activities. While living in New Mexico he enjoyed
missionary work serving as a pastor on the Apache Reservation. He was
instrumental in starting the Good Samaritan in Tullahoma and served as the
first president. He also was trained as an EMT in Nashville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, John
Hazen and one sister, Sara Hazen.

He is survived by his wife, Sherry Hazen of Pelham; one son, William David
Hazen and his wife, Sandra of Fayetteville; two daughters, Brooke Hazen of
Manchester and Stephanie Porter and her husband, Nate of Lexington, KY; two
sisters, Gerri Hazen of Port St. Lucy, FL and Elvira McMullen and her
husband, Gary of CA; four grandchildren, Will and Hannah Hazen and Morgan
and Kindra Banks; brother-in-law, Gary Mayes of Pelham and sister-in-law,
Peggy Goodman and her husband, Jimmy of Pelham.

Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

8/19/16 — Elinor Jane Shaffer

flower 21Elinor Jane Shaffer was born May 10, 1937, in Columbia, Tennessee to the
late Alpheus Obrien and Charlsie Louise Kennedy. Jane passed away at the
age of 79 on August 11, 2016. Jane and her husband Walter Lewis Shaffer
resided in Knoxville, Tennessee. Jane is a graceful and beautiful woman,
with a heart full of love, and loved by all, a planner, devoted wife and
mother, grandmother and great-grandmother “Mimi”, smiling, with grace and
style, Jane will be missed by all. Jane is survived by her children, 2
sons; William (Dawn Davis) Rust of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and Bradley
(Joyce) Rust of Gallatin, Tennessee, 3 daughters; Cynthia (Roger) Brown
of Santa Fe, New Mexico, Jill (Paul) Bruno of Franklin, Tennessee, and
Joy Shaffer of Lebanon, Tennessee, 14 grandchildren; Megan, Rachael,
Derek, Laura, Ian, Dylan, Franz, Alma, Eric, Valerie, Ali, Olivia,
Ben,and Max, 4 great-grandchildren; Jocelin, Charley Rose, Murphy Claire,
and Brayden special friend; Hugh Cannon.

VISITATION: Thursday, August 18, 2016, 6 – 8:00 P.M. Central Funeral Home
in Manchester, Tennessee

FUNERAL: Friday, August 19, 2016, 10:00 A.M. at Central Funeral Home

BURIAL: Rose Hill Memorial Gardens

CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS.

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