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Obituaries

Obituaries

2/27/20– Henrietta B Boyett

Henrietta B Boyett of Hillsboro, passed this life on Monday, February 24,
2020 at her residence at the age of 88.  Funeral Services will be held on
Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12 PM at Rutledge Hill Community Church, 91
Rutledge Ford Road, Hillsboro, TN, 37342 with burial to follow at Rutledge
Hill Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 10 AM until the
service time.

Mrs. Boyett, a native of Franklin County, was the daughter of the late
Henry and Emaline Brinkley Brannan.  She was a member of Rutledge Hill
Community Church and enjoyed being with her family.  She always kept a
“very clean house” and was always busy cleaning something.  She also
enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening in addition to quilting and ceramics.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 50
years, Buford Boyett; brothers, Edward, Howard and Marvin Hill and sister,
Gladys Brannan Sherrill.

She is survived by daughter, Debbie Lenarduzzi (Roberto) of Knoxville;
sons, Danny Boyett (Patricia) of Estill Springs, Ronnie Boyett (Robin) of
Hillsboro and Randy Boyette of Hillsboro; six grandchildren and twelve
great grandchildren.

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

2/25/20 — Steven Dale Vaughn

Mr. Steven Dale Vaughn, 60, passed away
unexpectedly Friday February 21, 2020 at his home.  He was born in
Nashville, Tennessee on August 31, 1959.

He was retired from Chrysler and was a member and Past Master of the
Robertsville, Missouri Lodge #363 AF&AM.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Carlene Lovell Vaughn; wife,
Sharon Lynn Payne Vaughn.

He is survived by his, father, Carl Edward Vaughn, Hillsboro, TN son,
Edward Quinlan Vaughn and his wife, Caitlin Brianne Vaughn, Hillsboro, TN;
fiance, Robyn Brister, Henderson, KY; sister, Patricia (Michael) Craft,
Hazel Park, Michigan; brother, Dennis Vaughn, Manchester; grandchildren,
Devin and Bentley Vaughn; nieces, Heather Craft-Hankes, Leigh Craft and
Nikki Vaughn-Slone.

Visitation will be held 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Tuesday with Masonic Services at
3:00 PM in the chapel of Central Funeral Home, Manchester, Tennessee.
www.centralfuneralhome.com

2/29/20 — Louella Morgan

Louella Morgan of Tullahoma, TN, passed this life on Wednesday, February
19, 2020 at Centennial Hospital in Nashville at the age of 71. Funeral
Services are scheduled on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 12 PM at
Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends from 11 AM
until the service time.

A native of Tifton, GA, Mrs. Morgan was the daughter of the late Thomas and
Mattie Hubbard Gilbert.  She was a member of the Blessed Hope Church of
Jesus in Tullahoma.  Mrs. Morgan was a very religious woman who enjoyed
going to church, singing gospel songs and talking to people about her
faith. She loved to help people.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, John
Hubbard and Thomas Gilbert and sisters, Willie Jean Johnson and Gladys
Williams.

Mrs. Morgan is survived by her loving husband, Odell Morgan Sr of
Tullahoma; daughter, Sheila Wright (fiancé’, Bobbie Maxwell) of Benton
Harbor, MI; sons, Marvin Morgan (Jamie Thompson) of Tullahoma, John T.
Morgan (Lisa) of Tullahoma, Odell Morgan Jr (Rachel) of Holland, MI and
Marshall Morgan (Stacy) of Muskegon, MI; adopted sons, Tommy Williams and
Isaiah Clark, both of Tullahoma; brothers and sisters and many
grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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

2/22/20– Katricia Hodge

Funeral services for Ms. Katricia Hodge, age 82, of Manchester, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at Manchester Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Adam Duncan Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM until the time of service on Saturday, at the funeral home. Ms. Hodge passed from this life on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at Horizon Health and Rehab in Manchester, TN.

Katricia was born in Brickie, Arkansas on May 9, 1937, to the late Cyril and Mary Wiser. She loved making crafts including knitting, sewing, and beading. Katricia also loved animals and drinking coffee with some cookies. She would always visit her favorite spot, Waffle House, travel, and she enjoyed collecting elephant figurines.

In addition to her parents, Katricia is also preceded in death by her loving husband, Charles Hodge. She is survived by her brother, Iliff Leighton Wiser; three sisters, Geroldine Day, Margaret Foreman, and Lana Gaines; several nieces and nephews.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hodge family.

2/21/20 — John “Brad” Bradley Davis

Funeral services for Mr. John “Brad” Bradley Davis, age 56, of Manchester, will be conducted at 2:30 PM on Friday, February 21, 2020 at Manchester Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Barron officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday evening at the funeral home. Brad passed away on February 19, 2020 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro, TN.

Brad was born in Manchester, TN, the son of the late Edward “Abe” Phillip and Elizabeth “Liz” Allison Davis. He was a factory worker in the industrial industry. He enjoyed gardening, frog gigging, and loved his family.

In addition to his parents, Brad was also preceded in death by his wife, Vicki Davis; and one brother, Phil Davis. He is survived by his children, Tammy (Scott) Daniels and Elizabeth Davis; grandchildren, Landen, Karsen, Kallie, Taygen, and Rylan; one brother, Barry Davis; and one sister, Amy (David) McKinney.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Davis family.
www.manchesterfuneralhome.com

2/21/20– Mose Griffis

Graveside services for Mr. Mose Griffis will be conducted at 12:00 PM on Friday, February 21, 2020, at Asbury Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until 11:50 AM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel on Friday. Mr. Griffis passed from this life on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at Manchester Healthcare in Manchester, TN.

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

2/15/20– William J Kalmes

William J Kalmes of Manchester, TN, passed this life on Saturday, February
15, 2020 at Unity Medical Center of Manchester at the age of 76. No
services are scheduled at this time.

Mr. Kalmes, a native of Skokie, IL, was the son of the late Nicholas and
Dorothy Shedulbaur Kalmes.  Mr. Kalmes loved building model cars and was an
avid drag racer.  He also enjoyed watching races and old westerns on TV.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sister, Patricia
Haras and niece, Melinda Haras.

Mr. Kalmes is survived by nieces, Melisa Sands (Scott) of Manchester and
Sue Lasco of Burlington, WI; six great nieces and nephews and ten great
great nieces and nephews.

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

2/21/20– John Derrick Bryan

Mr. John Derrick Bryan, 39, passed away unexpectedly Monday February 17, 2020 in Clarksville, Tennessee where he was residing for his job.  He was born in Manchester, Tennessee on April 21, 1980.

He was a project manager for Dill Contracting and a member of the Campus
Community Church in Manchester.  He served as treasurer for Serenity’s Bike
Ministry, an avid supporter of the Be the Bush Ministry, Jehovah Java,
along with many other organizations he enjoyed.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Arnel and Imogene Lance, Jim
and Era Bryan.

He is survived by his daughter, Olivia Claire Bryan; parents, Dwight and
Debbie Lance Bryan; sister, Amber Bryan Jones; nephew, Parker Bryan Jones;
several loving aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday in the Central Funeral Home Chapel
with Ministers, Paul Smith and Darren Holmes officiating with burial to
follow in the Fredonia Cemetery. Visitation: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Thursday at
Central Funeral Home, Manchester, Tennessee.  www.centralfuneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Be the Bush Ministries in
Manchester or Renewed Life Ministries in Christinana, Tennessee.

2/20/20– Michael Eugene Higdon

Funeral services for Mr. Michael Eugene Higdon, age 63, of Douglasville, GA, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Manchester Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Reed officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Wednesday evening at the funeral home. Mr. Higdon passed away on February 15, 2020 at Wellstar Douglas Hospital in Douglasville, GA.

Michael was born in Oak Ridge, TN, the son of the late Ralph and Earline Higdon. Mike enjoyed bowling, Braves baseball, UT Vols football, and spending time with friends and family, especially his granddaughter, Violet Sunnie Melara.

In addition to his parents, Mike was also preceded by a son, Sonny Lee Higdon. He is survived by his wife, Debbie Higdon; one daughter, Misti Higdon (Mat) Melara; one granddaughter, Violet Sunnie Melara; one brother, Richard (Jane) Higdon, Jr.; three sisters, Wanda Higdon, Patricia (Hal) Sullivan, and Connie (“Jr.”) Carr; his mother-in-law, Willie Overcast; as well as nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and numerous family and friends.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Higdon family.

Rose Marie Zyllo Smith

Rose Marie Zyllo Smith, 84 passed away Tuesday, February 18,
2020 at her home. Mrs. Smith was a native of Minnesota and enjoyed
quilting. She was preceded in death by her son Phillip Bell.

She is survived by her sons Robert Bell and Greg Bell of Manchester;
daughters Margaret Heithoff and Teresa Toothman of Iowa; 9 grandchildren;
and several great-grandchildren.

www.centralfuneralhome.com