Charmaine Arms, 44, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2003, at Greenview Hospital in Bowling Green, Ky.
Funeral services will be held Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield Wednesday, (today) Aug. 27 at 11 a.m. with Bro. Bruce Cunningham of Harmony church officiating.
Burial will be in the Bellwood Cemetery.
She was born in Dayton, Ohio Oct. 23, 1958, to the late Sandra Walker Johnson and Hugh S. Johnson Sr. of Dayton, Ohio.
In addition to her mother, she is preceded in death by a brother, James Johnson.
Survivors include her husband, Ricky Leon Arms Sr. of Russellville, Ky.; sons and daughters-in-law, Hugh S. Johnson Jr. and Shelly of Russellville and Ricky and Jessica Arms of Clarksville; a sister, Debbie Kelly of Dayton, Ohio and two step-grandchildren, Todd Adler and Morgan White, both of Russellville.
Austin & Bell Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements.
Tyler Michael Rangel
Tyler Michael Rangel, infant, died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2003.
Funeral services were held at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield on Sunday, Aug. 10 at 3 p.m.
Burial followed in Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include his parents, Carlos Hernandez Rangel and Brandy Jo Trobraugh of Goodlettsville; a sister, Gena Marie Rangel of Goodlettsville; grandparents, Vici Trobaugh, Camilo Garcia, Ancelma Rangel, an aunt Brooke Trobaugh of Cross Plains; uncle, William Trobaugh of Ohio; a cousin, Andrew Raudles.
Austin & Bell Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Walton “Tony” Clayton, 79, of Orlinda, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2003, at NHC Healthcare in Springfield.
Graveside services will be conducted today, Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 10 a.m. in the Orlinda Cemetery with Bro. Joe Rushing officiating.
Mr. Clayton was born Nov. 19, 1923, in Robertson County to the late Morton and Maurine Pearson Clayton.
He was a retired accountant for Payne Chevrolet and was a member of the Main Street Church of Christ.
Survivors include a brother, Joseph C. Clayton of Bartlesville, Okla.; a nephew, John Clayton; great-nephew and great-niece, David Clayton and Diane Clayton; cousins, Sam and Sharon Justice, Helen Thweatt and George House.
The family requests donations be made to the Main Street Church of Christ Library.
Robertson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Katherine Barrow Morgan
Mary Katherine Barrow Morgan, 80, of Greenbrier, formerly of the Ashburn community and Paris, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2003 in Nashville.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, Aug. 20 in the Oakhurst Chapel of the Robertson County Funeral Home with Bro. John Christian officiating.
The interment will follow in Memorial Gardens.
She was born Nov. 7, 1922, in Robertson County, to the late William Arthur and Annie Lou Fuqua Barrow.
She was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church and their Kennagers Club.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry (Hank) Morgan.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Cindy Morgan of Goodlettsville; a daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Sid Barnett also of Goodlettsville; a sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Leon Cothron of Greenbrier; grandchildren, Brittany, Amber and Kay Morgan, nieces, Cindy Warren, Christy Carter and Connie Ruck.
Robertson County Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Cassandra Hassell, 47, of Springfield, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2003, at NorthCrest Medical Center.
Memorial services were held Saturday, Aug. 23 at 2 p.m. at Community Baptist Church with Rev. Billy Townsend officiating.
Burial followed at Restlawn Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, Larry Hassell of Springfield; two daughters, Temperance Pierce and Tomasina Pierce, both of Springfield; a brother, Jasper Mitchell of Springfield; parents, William Yates and Barbara Yates, both of Springfield; two grandchildren.
Parham Funeral Directors were in charge of arrangements.
Betty Ann Roark
Betty Ann Roark, 70, of Franklin, Ky. died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2003, at her residence.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 2 p.m. at Franklin First United Methodist Church with Rev. Kevin Brown officiating.
Burial followed in Greenlawn Cemetery.
A native of Robertson County, she is the daughter of the late Elvis Floyd Welch and the late Lillie Lou Durrett Welch. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie Roark.
Mrs. Roark was a member of the Franklin First United Methodist Church and retired after 20 years from the Simpson County Cooperative Service serving as Management Assistant and Family Development.
Survivors include a daughter, Cindy Trimmer and husband, Frank of White House; two sisters, Jane Minnicks and Margaret Welch, both of Franklin, Ky.; a nephew, Phil Minnicks of Franklin, Ky.; and a grandson, Logan, and a granddaughter, Allyson.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Franklin First United Methodist Church Building Fund, The American Cancer Society or to the Lupus Foundation.
Booker-Gilbert Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Geraldine Couts Riggs
Geraldine Couts Riggs, 78, of Murfreesboro died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2003.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 23 at 4 p.m. at Blackman United Methodist Church, with Rev. Gayle Turner Watson officiating.
Burial followed Sunday at 2 p.m. at Robertson County Memorial Gardens, Hwy. 41 South in Springfield.
Survivors include her husband, John H. Riggs; a son, Alan Riggs and wife, Mysti of Murfreesboro; brothers, Cliff Couts, Gerald and wife, Dorothy Couts, Dixie and wife, Martha Ann Couts, all of Springfield; and Wendell Couts of Nashville; grandsons, Daniel Riggs and Richard Harris of Murfreesboro; a granddaughter, Lindsay Riggs of Murfreesboro.
Mrs. Riggs is the daughter of the late Clifford and Sallie Mae Fiser Couts of Robertson County.
She has a business degree from Bowling Green (Ky.) Business College and met her future husband, Johnny, at her work place, at Thayer Hospital in Nashville, as he was being treated for World War II Wounds.
She enjoyed cooking, was avid at bridge and crossword puzzles, and she was known for her infectious laugh, ever-present sense of humor and the loving care she offered to her many friends.
The Riggs were dairy farmers just outside Murfreesboro in the Blackman Community for many years, where she was a member of Blackman United Methodist Church.
She also planned and organized the annual antique show at Murphy Center for the Murfreesboro Antique Association.
The family requests a memorial of friends and family doing something especially kind for a loved one.
Woodfin Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.