Obituaries

Obituaries

Marie Eaton Hatfield

Mrs. Marie Eaton Hatfield, 89, passed away, Friday
May 22, 2020 at the Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro,
Tennessee.  She was born in Tullahoma, Tennessee on September 1, 1930 to
William Paul Eaton and Willie Dell Gordon Eaton who preceded her in death
along with her husband, Thomas Jefferson Hatfield; brothers, William and
Earl Eaton.

She was a member of the New Union Church of Christ for 61 years and
attended the Main Street Church of Christ.  She worked at Powers Farm Store
and Manchester Building Supply and then cared for her husband as his health
declined.

She is survived by her daughter, Signe (Aaron) Williams; sister, Annette
(Dale) Smith; grandchildren, Matt (Paige) Wheeler and Sean (Kelli) Wheeler;
great grandchildren, Kara, Alan, Kasen and Weston Wheeler.

Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday in the Central Funeral Home chapel
with Minister Alan Adams officiating with burial to follow in the Concord
Cemetery. Visitation: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday at Central Funeral Home,
Manchester, Tennessee. www.centralfuneralhome.com

Gino Harris 5/15/2020

Gino Harris of Tullahoma passed this life on Friday, May 15, 2020 at the
age of 50.  No services are scheduled.

A native of Tullahoma, he was the son of the late Martin Robert Harris and
the late Marie Uselton. He enjoyed being outdoors, hiking and fishing.

He is survived by daughter, Stefanie Pruitt; brothers, Marty, Mark and
Timothy Harris and sister, Stefanie Smith.

Please visit our website at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com to leave
online condolences. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of
arrangements.

Richard “Max” D. Maxwell

Richard “Max” D. Maxwell of Estill Springs passed this life on Monday, May
18, 2020 at Tennova – Harton Hospital at the age of 64.  Funeral services
are scheduled for Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 1 PM at Daves-Culbertson
Funeral Home with burial to follow at Mt. View Cemetery in
McMinnville.  Visitation
with the family will be from 11 AM until the service time.

Mr. Maxwell, a native of McMinnville, was a U S Army veteran and served as
an Airborne Ranger during the Vietnam war. Mr. Maxwell was a mechanic and
was trained as a transmission specialist. He loved being outdoors and
enjoyed fishing, camping and boating. He enjoyed reading and learning and
especially had an interest in astrology, physics, space and stars.  “He was
a very special person”

He is survived by brother, Gilbert “Butch” Maxwell (Mary) of McMinnville;
cousins, Dean Womack of Crosby, TX; Donna Brown, Anita Gerdom (George) and
Linda Wanamaker (Jim), all of McMinnville and many nieces, nephews and
friends.

Please visit our website at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com to leave
online condolences. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of
arrangements.

Walter Allen Shelton Jr.

Mr. Walter Allen Shelton, Jr., age 75 of Wartrace, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020, at the VA Healthcare hospital in Nashville, TN after an extended illness. As per Mr. Shelton’s request, he will be cremated, and the family will have a graveside memorial service at a later date.

Mr. Shelton was born on February 7, 1945, to the late Walter Allen, Sr. and Hazel Parker Shelton in Wartrace, TN. He served his country in the United States Air Force and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Shelton worked many years in heating and air before his retirement.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Shelton is preceded in death by two daughters, Kimberly Ann Hicks and Carrie Ann Shelton, and by one brother, Larry Shelton. He is survived by his two sons, Walter Allen Shelton, III and Matthew Allen Shelton and his wife, Tiffany; three grandchildren, Bryce and Wesley Shelton, and Summer Mossbarger; three brothers, Terry, Roger, and Marcie Shelton; four sisters, Billie Jean Arnold, Elaine Blackburn, Patricia Baker, and Phyllis Franklin; several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Shelton family.

Donnie Wayne Sartain

Donnie Wayne Sartain, 68, passed away Tuesday, May19, 2020. He was born on May 21, 1951 to Joe and Waldean Givens Sartain who preceded him in death.

He worked as an electrician.

He Was preceded in death by his sister Betty Jo Sartain Buchanan. He is
survived by his niece Carla Bloom and great-niece Erin Bloom

Graveside services will be held Thursday, May 21 at 5:00 PM at Bethel
Cemetery in Pelham, Tennessee. Procession will leave Central Funeral,
Manchester, Tennessee at 4:30 PM. www.centralfuneralhome.com

Deborah Sue Burton

Deborah Sue Burton, of Murfreesboro, passed this life on Monday, May 18th, 2020 at Saint Thomas West Hospital in Nashville at the age of 71. Deborah was born in Chicago, Illinois to the late Frank and Fannie Mitchell Gatto. She was a graduate of Tullahoma High School and went on to work as a Registered Nurse at the University of Utah Hospital from which she retired. In addition to her parents, Deborah was preceded in death by one sister, Cynthia Couch. She is survived by her son, Aaron Winzinek (Deanna); one brother, Phil Gatto (Glenda); one sister, Julie Gatto Smahaj; and four grandchildren, Koyven, Kaylee, Cameron and Nolan. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 21st, 2020 at Kilgore Funeral Home from 4:00-6:00pm with a memorial service to follow at 6:00pm with Bro. Pat Allison officiating. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Deborah’s memory be made to either the Shepherd’s House Tullahoma, P.O. Box 2611, Tullahoma, TN 37388 or the Tullahoma Animal Shelter, 942 Maplewood Avenue, Tullahoma, TN 37388. Kilgore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Tony Lynn Smith

Tony Lynn Smith, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Friday, May 15th, 2020 at his home at the age of 63. Tony was born in Winchester to Howard and Francis Wiseman Smith who both survive. He was a graduate of Shelbyville Central High School and went on to become the owner of Pet Paradise in Tullahoma. Tony was also a member of First Baptist Church in Estill Springs. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Gail Smith; two brothers, Barry Smith (Kathy) and Bryan Smith (Julie); one sister, Michelle Smith; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 19th, 2020 at Kilgore Funeral Home from 5:00-8:00pm. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 at 11:00am in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Elbert Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Kilgore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Dana Marie Campbell

Mrs. Dana Marie Campbell, 35, passed away Saturday
May 16, 2020 at her home. She was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on June
4, 1984 to Edwin Clayton Anderson and Brenda K. Reedy Anderson who preceded
her in death. She was a food nutrition specialist at the Westwood
Elementary School. She is survived by her husband, Terry L. Campbell; son,
Dominick Alexander Campbell; grandmother, Mary Anderson; stepmother,
Crystal Anderson; sisters, Vonda Smith, and Samantha Rothchell; brothers,
Dustin C. Anderson, Chase D. Anderson and Scott Ellis; sister-in-law,
Tabitha Bogle; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 11:00
AM Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Minister, Mike Bynum
officiating with burial to follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Woodbury,
Tennessee. Visitation: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Wednesday at Central Funeral Home,
Manchester, Tennessee. www.centralfuneralhome.com

Jimmy D. Swann

Jimmy D. Swann of Decherd passed this life suddenly on Thursday, May 14,
2020 at Southern Tennessee Regional Hospital at the age of 78.  Family
Memorial Services will be scheduled at a later time.

Mr. Swann, a native of Decherd was the son of the late Virgil and Faye
Sublett Swann. He was a graduate of Franklin County High School. He was a
surveyor and retired from the Tennessee Department of Transportation. He
loved spending time with his family and enjoyed farming and raising cattle.
He was an avid UT football fan and loved his dogs, Barney, Ellie, Ruffers
and Jack.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Billy Joe
Swann.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Stephenie Eskew Swann of Decherd;
sons, Stephen Swann and his wife, Mary of Decherd and Joseph “Jedd” Swann
and his wife, Meredith of Decherd; sisters, Barbara Weaver of Decherd and
Betty Warmbrod and her husband, John of Belvidere; grandchildren, Tyler
Swann and Bryant Swann and his wife, Emily; mother-in-law, Isabel Eskew of
Winchester; brother-in-law, Sam Eskew and his wife, Pam of Estill Springs;
nephews, Terry Weaver and his wife, Leslie of Gunter, TX and Alex Eskew and
his wife, Jamie of Estill Springs; nieces, Cindy Chambless and her husband,
Don of Jacksonville, FL, Babs Feaster and her husband, Joe of Belvidere,
Sherri Gamble and her husband, Jeff of Belvidere, Joanna Miller and her
husband, Clifton of Belvidere and Wendi Weaver of Decherd; best friend and
cousin, Ronnie Swann of Decherd and several cousins, great nieces and
nephews, great great nieces and nephews and good friends.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations be made in
his honor to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorials Processing,
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105-9959 or a charity of your choice.
Please visit our website at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com to leave
online condolences. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of
arrangements

Evelyn Marie Medford Rogers

Mrs. Evelyn Marie Medford Rogers, 90, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, May 13, 2020, after succumbing to pneumonia at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital with her daughter and son by her side. She was born in Manchester, Tennessee on October 31, 1929, to Bob Medford and Pearl Stacey Medford who preceded her in death; along with her husband, Junior Rogers; sister, Alice Reed; brother, J.W. Medford; and son Dennis Rogers. Evelyn met and married the love of her life, Junior Rogers in 1947. They moved to Elkhart, Indiana in 1948 where they started an RV manufacturing company, Comanche Mobile Homes. They enjoyed many years of success before retiring to Manchester, Tennessee in 1974. Evelyn and Junior continued working long into retirement raising cattle and breeding saddle horses. However, their greatest accomplishments are the three wonderful children they created. Evelyn was a very independent woman who still lived on her own. She enjoyed gardening and cooking dinner for her family a few nights every week. She continued to mow her yard and shop alone as often as she liked. They do not call her “BIG E” for nothing! She had a love for red cars and had the best green beans on this earth. She had many shelties over the years, but her favorite by far was Holly. She lived and enjoyed her life. She was a long-time member of Trinity Baptist Church in Manchester, TN. She attended service and Sunday school regularly. She loved the Lord and her many friends that she worshiped with. Evelyn is survived by her son, Ronnie (Sandy) Rogers; daughter, Tammy (Robert) Marcom; daughter-in-law, Jenny Rogers; brother, Edgar Medford; grandchildren, Tom Rogers, Denise Rogers, Ronnie Rogers, JR, Andrew Rogers and twins, Jon and Josh Rogers; great-grandchildren, Katelyn, Ryan, Cody, and Hope Rogers and great-great-grandchildren, Emma and Henry Rogers. Visitation with the family will be held Friday, May 15, 2020, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM and Funeral services, Saturday, May 16, 2020, at 11:00 AM with Pastor Jerry Pullum officiating with a public interment at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Central Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Trinity Baptist Church, Gideons. org or The American Heart Association.