Rocky Stephens, 38, of Pleasant Grove Road in West-moreland, passed away Jan. 30, 2004 at Summit Medical Center.
Jeff (O.G.) Sullivan
Jeff (O.G.) "Bunny" Sullivan, age 54, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Macon County, TN, passed away at the Nathan Adelson Hospice Care on January 5, 2004 from cancer. He was cremated in Las Vegas.
Mavis West Williams
Mrs. Mavis West Williams, 74, of the Difficult Community, died of cancer, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2004 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
Howard Clinton Cothron
Howard Clinton Cothron, age 86, of Lafayette, TN., was pronounced dead on arrival Monday, June 7, 2004 at Macon County General Hospital. The Macon County, Tennessee native was born Saturday, February 2, 1918, a son of the late Elisha Cothron and Susan Vance Cothron, and was a farmer.
Charles Wayne Cummings
Charles Wayne Cummings, 37, of 690 Macedonia Road, Adolphus, KY died at 7:44 PM Sunday, June 6, 2004, at The Medical Center at Scottsville from injuries received in a motorcycle accident. The Allen County native was an employee of IMI and a member of Teamsters Union #89 and Biker's Association of Motorcycles. He was a son of Earl Wayne Cummings and Doris Jean Perry Cummings of Scottsville, KY, who survive.
Patricia Goad, age 84, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, June 10, 2004 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, Tennessee. The Fayette County, Alabama native was a daughter of the late Drew Lane and Bertha Maddox Lane, a registered nurse, and a member of Lakeside Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. She was united in marriage of January 7, 1954 to Fred Curtis Goad, who preceded her in death on November 18, 1991.
Pauline J. Hughes
Pauline J. Hughes (Jent), age 87, of Speedway, IN, passed away June 13, 2004.
Selma Sexton, age 80, of Lafayette, TN., passed away Monday, June 7, 2004 at her residence. The Macon County, Tennessee native was born Saturday, February 23, 1924, a daughter of the late Prentice Fishburn and Nettie Marsh Fishburn. She was a homemaker, a member of Meadorville Missionary Baptist Church, and was united in marriage on December 27, 1941 to Eugene D. Sexton, who preceded her in death on March 16, 2003.
James Ellis Clay, 96, of Huntsville died Thursday, Sept. 30. Mr. Clay was born in Pelham, Grundy County, Tennessee. He graduated from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville with a major in agriculture. He worked for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service for 32 years before retiring. He was a Methodist and a Mason and attended local chapters of NARFE and AARP. He was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi Clay; parents, George and Maggie Conry Clay; six brothers and one sister.
Jessie Laverne Driver
Jessie Laverne Driver, 85, of Lafayette, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, September 30, 2004 at Quality Health Care in Lebanon, Tennessee. The Allen County, Kentucky native was born Wednesday, February 5, 1919, a daughter of the late Burford Wilson Driver and Lizzie Stinson Driver. She was a homemaker, a member of White Oak Church of Christ, and wife of the late Blon Johnson Driver, who preceded her in death on December 23, 1981.
William Fay Dulworth
William Fay Dulworth, age 85, of Celina, TN, passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004 at Cumberland River Hospital.
James E. Green, Sr.
James E. Green, Sr., age 52, of Bethpage, passed away Sunday, Oct. 3, 2004.
Alphus Earl Keen
Alphus Earl Keen, 81, of the Rocky Mound Community, passed away Thursday, September 30, 2004 at Compre-hensive Care Center in Hartsville, Tennessee. The Allen County, Kentucky native was born Tuesday, April 3, 1923, a son of the late Marvin Lee Keen and Fonzie Mae McGuffee Keen. He was an Air Force Veteran of World War II, a member of Trammel Lodge #436 F.& A.M., a member of Rocky Mound Missionary Baptist Church since 1947, where he has served as a deacon since 1956, a treasurer and assistant treasurer from 1956 to 1995, and was a retired employee of General Electric in Hendersonville, Tennessee. On November 16, 1946, he was united in marriage to Dorothy Louise Meador Keen.
Ethel McFerrin, 78, of Lafayette, Tennessee, passed away Thursday, September 30, 2004 at University Medical Center in Lebanon, Tennessee. The Louisiana native was born Wednesday, October 7, 1925, a daughter of the late Willis J. Duhon and Olivia M. Miller Duhon. She was a homemaker and member of Lafayette United Methodist Church. On March 4, 1949, she was united in marriage to George McFerrin, Sr.
Edward C. Nixon
Edward C. Nixon, age 76, of Covington, GA, formerly of Macon County, TN passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2004 in Covington, GA. The body was cremated and burial will follow at a later date in the Smith Chapel Cemetery in Red Boiling Springs, TN.
Hubert Franklin Tuck
Funeral services for Hubert Franklin Tuck, age 66, of 730 Wilder Lane, Red Boiling Springs, TN were conducted Wednesday, September 29, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. from the chapel of the Phillip Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs with Jimmy Cook officiating. Pallbearers were Mark Evans, Allen Blake, Billy Estep, Lawerence Sanders, Joe Hill, Jake Tuck. Interment was in the Whitley Cemetery.
Lester Porter Tuck
Funeral services for Lester Porter Tuck, age 89, of Lafayette, TN, were conducted Sunday, Oct. 3, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Phillip Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette, TN with Elders Jerry Gammon and Jeff Blackwell officiating. Honorary pallbearers were his great-grandchildren. Grandsons served as active pallbearers. Interment followed in Macon County Memorial Gardens.
Beatrice White, 86, a resident of Knollwood Manor in Lafayette, TN, and formerly of the Highland Community, passed away Monday, September 27, 2004 at Knollwood Manor. The Macon County, Tennessee native was born Tuesday, April 16, 1918, a daughter of the late Luther Holland and Myrtie Scott Holland. She was a retired inspector for Trousdale Manufacturing Company and a member of Hilltop Missionary Baptist Church. On September 17, 1936 she was united in marriage to George William White, who preceded her in death on December 21, 1995.
Oma J. Whited
Oma J. "Susie" Whited, 87, of Lafayette, Tennessee, and formerly of Bethpage, Tennessee, passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2004 at Macon County General Hospital in Lafayette, Tennessee. The Sumner County, Tennessee native was born Monday, October 9, 1916, a daughter of the late Sam Escue and Martha Carter Escue. She was a homemaker and member of Buffalo Springs Missionary Baptist Church. On June 26, 1934 she was united in marriage to James Whited, who preceded her in death on May 6, 1996.
Calvis Cox, 79, of 2502 Holland Road, Scottsville, KY, died Tuesday, January 25, 2005, at his residence. The Allen County, KY native was a retired employee of North Central Telephone and attended New Salem Missionary Baptist Church. He was a son of the late Boy Cox and Beatrice Bradley Cox and husband of the late Lavenia Lois Jones Cox.
Opal Barnfield Dickens
Funeral services for Opal Barnfield Dickens, age 88, of Lafayette, were conducted Wednesday, January 26, 2005, 2:00 p.m. from the chapel of Phillip Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Elder Glenn Brawner officiating. Pallbearers were Billy Barnfield, Jr., Hal Ballou, Paul Ballou, James Willie Dickens, Kyle Mason, and Matt Gorman. Interment followed in Anderson & Son Memorial Park.
Dorothy Mai Draper
Mrs. Dorothy Mai Draper, age 77, of N. First St., Westmoreland, passed away Thursday, Jan. 27, 2005.