Obituaries

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10/21/14 —— Billy Earl Horton

Billy Earl Horton 74, of Belvidere passed Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Southern TN Medical Center in Winchester.

He is the son of the late Lester and Irene Horton.

He is survived by his three sons, Lester Horton of LaVergne, TN; Leo Horton of Huntland. TN; and D’Ango Horton of Huntland, TN.  Step-daughter, Nita Davidson of Winchester, TN.

Two brothers, William Horton of Huntland, TN; and Jerry (Arnell) Horton of Belvidere, TN; three grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 12:00 Noon at Beans Creek P.B. Church with Funeral Services to follow at 1:00 pm at Beans Creek P.B. Church with Pastor Q. O’brien Wherry, Officiating and Elder Sandy Kinslow as Eulogist.

Interment Paynes Chapel Cemetery, Huntland, TN.

Beans Creek P.B. Church
336 Main Street
Huntland, TN  37346

J.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower vase 3

10/21/14 —– Edna Jackson

Memorial services for Mrs. Edna Jackson, age 62, of Tullahoma will be conducted at 1:00 PM, Tuesday at Tullahoma Funeral Home with Bro. David Wall officiating.

Visitation with the family will follow the service.

Mrs. Jackson passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville.

She was born in Lawrence Co., TN to the late Major and Mable Ingram Mobbs.

Mrs. Jackson was a member of Unity Baptist Church and was retired from Wilson Sporting Goods Company.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, J.W. Jackson, daughters, Serena (Brad) Mashburn, Christie (Steve) Grogan, a son, Stacy Jackson, brother, Randy Mobbs, sisters, Ann Knowis, Sherry Beck, Brenda Williams, Bessie Ireland, Sarah Brown, grandchildren, Kasie, Jessica, Kaleb, Kody, kane, Aleah, Alyssa, Ashley, Kimberly, Sara, Kara, Staci, great grandchildren, Xander, Azelyn, Arri, James, Axton and Brey.

Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Edna Jacksonflower7

10/16/14 ——- Jerry Lee Long

Mr. Jerry Lee Long passed away Thursday October 16, 2014 at the Lynchburg Nursing Center.

Services will be held in Wisconsin at a later date.

Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements.flower 13

10/17/14 —– Linda Kay Smith

Graveside services for Mrs. Linda Kay Smith, age 65, of Manchester, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Beechgrove Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery.

Mrs. Smith passed away Wednesday afternoon following an extended illness.

Linda was born in Cocoa, FL, the daughter of the late Judd and Lillie Yount Adkins.

She was a homemaker and a member of New Union Baptist Church.

Linda is survived by her loving husband, Clyde Smith of Manchester; two sisters, Deleese Adkins and Betty Miller, both of Tampa, FL; two daughters; and several grandchildren.

Manchester Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower vase 2

10/18/14 —- Brenda Diane Poff

Funeral services for Brenda Diane Poff, age 54 of Manchester, will be conducted Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Randy Thomas officiating.

Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Friday, October 17, 2014 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the funeral home.

Mrs. Poff passed away Wednesday morning at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

She was born February 7, 1960 in Coffee County, the daughter of the late Everett “Corky” Baltimore and Marie Thompson Baltimore.

She was a homemaker and a giving spirited friend to all who knew her. She was known to have never met a stranger and would always go out of her way to make you feel special. She loved to sit outside and just visit with her neighbors while watching her beloved hummingbirds. In earlier years, she was active in her church, where she loved to sing hymns and knew the Bible. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and was affectionately known as “Nana” to everyone. Throughout her life she always had a deep love for her family and always loved babies and children.

In addition to her parents, Brenda is preceded in death by her husband, William Earl “Billy” Poff; and a sister, Sandra Kaye “SandyKay” Pennington.

Survivors include two sons, Travis Ray Floyd and wife, Dixie of Shelbyville, TN; and Joshua Curtis Swoape and wife, Jacqueline of Manchester; six grandchildren, Cheyenne Vickers, Trinity Vickers and K.C. Vickers, Lucian Floyd, Nevaeh Floyd and Jocelyn Swoape; two brothers, Thomas Ray Thompson and wife, Dale of Manchester; John Wayne Baltimore and wife, Lisa of Manchester and a sister, Billie Marie Palmatier and husband, Charles “Chuck” Palmatier also of Manchester; and special niece and husband, Vickie and Joe Elledge of Manchester; and special great- niece and nephew, Whitney Elleged and Dillon Elledge; and special great-great nephew and niece, Eian Elledge and Ember Elledge; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.

COFFEE COUNTY FUNERAL CHAPEL IS HONORED TO SERVE THE FAMILY OF MRS BRENDA DIANE POFF.flower 19

10/17/14 —- Paul Edward Kilgore

Paul Edward Kilgore, age 66, of Manchester, departed this life on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 after an extended illness.

Mr. Kilgore was born in White City, Tennessee to the late Mabel Kilgore and Paul Frances Kilgore of Franklin County, who survives.

During his life he worked as a truck driver for CFC and was previously employed with Snowhite Laundry in Tullahoma and Harton Regional Medical Center, where he worked in the maintenance department.

In addition to his mother, he is preceded in death by a sister, Henrietta Kilgore.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his loving wife, Trudy Kilgore of Manchester; two daughters, Regenia (Tim) Bell of Estill Springs, and Shanda (Bobby) West of Tullahoma; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one brother; six sisters; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Billy and Patsy Bost and their family.

Visitation for Mr. Kilgore will be held on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 pm at Kilgore Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 2:00 pm in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Eugene Green officiating.

Burial will follow at Concord Cemetery.

Pallbearers will include, Shelby Riddle, Chelsea Vaughan, Jessica Darnell, Sheldon Riddle, Joshua Scott, Daniel Vaughan, and Jonathon Bell.

Kilgore Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower8

10/18/14 —– Vera Jean Sartin Brawley

Vera Jean Sartin Brawley, age 93 of Hillsboro, Tennessee, passed away on October
12, 2014. 

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker and faithful member
of the First United Methodist Church in Hillsboro. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, the late Hervie Lee Sartin and Leora Patra Spears Sartin. 

She is survived by her loving husband, J.D. Brawley of Hillsboro, TN; children, Patra B. Temple
(Charles) of Collierville, TN,  Robert L. Brawley (Marty) of Columbus, OH,  Terry W.
Brawley of Hillsboro, TN,  Deborah B. Lovely of Cordova, TN,  Melinda B. Khazeh
(Kashi) of Salisbury, Maryland and Greg M. Brawley (Darci) of Newport Beach, CA; and
a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be on Friday, October 17, 2014 from 6:00 p.m.  -  8:00 p.m. at
Central Funeral Home. 

A Graveside Service will be conducted on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at
the First United Methodist Church Cemetery in Hillsboro with Dr. Bob Jared
officiating. 

CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME of Manchester, TN in Charge of Arrangements.flower4

10/17/14 —- Ida Mary Kendrick

Ida Mary Kendrick, 94, a resident of Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community in Saint Marys, Ohio, died Monday, October 13, 2014, at Otterbein Saint Marys.

She was born September 21, 1920, in Jamestown, New York, the daughter of Ray and Lucina (Harrington) Dennison.

She married the Reverend James B. Kendrick on November 1, 1945 and he preceded her in death on December 6, 2008.

She is survived by her two children: Rebecca (Wayne) Lybarger of New Bremen, Ohio; James (Connie) Kendrick, Jr. of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee; by a son-in-law, Dr. John H. Judd of Albuquerque, New Mexico; by her grandchildren: Andrea Lybarger; David Lybarger; Patricia Judd; Dr. John Patrick (Jeong) Judd; Matthew (Erin) Turnstall. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren: John Judd, Jr; Kaitlyn Judd; Emily Turnstall; Sarah Judd.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a daughter, Patricia Judd; her brothers: Murray Dennison; Gerald Dennison; Harley Dennison; by a grandson, John H. Judd, III.

Ida Mary was a 1938 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 1943 graduate of Mt. Sinai School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse. She had worked in many different hospitals during her working years, as she and her husband, Reverend Jim Kendrick, moved around the country during his Naval career. She was an avid reader, and a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Saint Marys, Ohio.

Funeral rites will be held 11:30 A.M. Friday, October 17, 2014, at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel, 786 McMinnville Highway, Manchester, Tennessee, Pastor Danny Freeman, officiant.

Interment to follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.

Friends and family in Ohio may call from 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 noon on Thursday, October 16, 2014, in the Meditation Room on the campus of Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community, where memorial donations may be given to Grace United Methodist Church in Saint Marys.

Friends and family in Tennessee may call one hour prior to the funeral rites on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel
Condolences may be sent to Ida Mary’s family via Millerfuneralhomes.net  Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, Saint Marys, Ohio, 45885, is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

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Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Ida Mary Kendrick.

10/15/14 — Janie Ruth Clark

Mrs. Janie Ruth Clark, age 70 of Woodbury passed away Sunday, October 12 at Highland Medical Center in Sparta.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, October 15 at 2 PM at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. James Myers officiating.

Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be Tuesday from 5 – 8 PM at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.

A native of Moore County, she was the daughter of the late Bill and Dora Lee Baker Golden.

She worked as a Sewer for Tennessee Apparel. She enjoyed doing crafts such as crocheting and loved to watch western TV shows.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Willy Harvey Golden.

Mrs. Clark is survived by two sons, Ronald Clark and his wife, Cheryl and Donald Clark and his wife, Brenda, both of Tullahoma; one sister, Wanda Martin and her husband, Earl of Lynchburg; three grandchildren, Payden Clark of Manchester, Amber Clark of Tullahoma and Raven Garner and her husband, Dylan of Winchester and one great grandchild, Raeley Garner.


Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.flower1

10/15/14 —– Jeffrey Wayne Hoskins

Mr. Jeffrey Wayne Hoskins, age 50, of Tullahoma, TN., passed away Friday, October 10, 2014, at Harton Regional Medical Center.

Born in Leslie County, KY., and a native of Tullahoma, TN., he was the son of Christine Hoskins of Tullahoma and the late John Hardy Mitchell.

He attended Church of God of Prophecy in Tullahoma and was a self employed construction worker. He loved plants and enjoyed gardening, cooking, fishing, going to the lake, and nature. He also loved his dog Chaco.

In addition to his father, he preceded in death by his step father John (Pop) Russell, and his sister Tammy Bagley.

He is survived by his mother Christine Hoskins of Tullahoma, TN., daughter Terrilynn Hoskins and son Jason Wayne Hoskins, both of Salem, IN., daughter Tiffany (Chad) Robbins and son Justin Hoskins, both of Mitchell, IN., daughter Hayley Rich of Alexandria, KY., step son Coy Rivard of Cincinnatti, OH., sister Sherry (Darrell) Hall of London, KY., twin sister Jennifer (Michael) Posey of Tullahoma, brother Richard Hoskins of Tullahoma, four grandchildren, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins, and one very special friend, his dog Chaco.

Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 11 AM until 2 PM in the Chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will begin at 2 PM in the Chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home with Rev. William T. Pritchett.

Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Jeffrey Wayne Hoskins.flowers 7

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