From Cheatham County, Tennessee:
Sally Pearl Hardy
Sally Pearl Hardy, 63, of Pleasant View died Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, June 11, at 1 p.m. at Austin and Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Rev. Randy Riggs officiating. Burial followed in Good Springs Cemetery in Pleasant View.
She was born Oct. 31, 1938, in Cheatham County, the daughter of Bob Taylor and William Mai Nicholson. She was a homemaker and a member of Good Springs Free Will Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Ann Perry.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Kim and George Atkins, of Pleasant View; son and daughter-in-law, George and Theresa Hardy, of Coopertown; sisters, Alma Moore, of Springfield, Alice Lawson of Pleasant View, and Maydene Pendergraft of Nashville; brothers, Robert Nicholson, Jr., James Albert Nicholson, W.H. Nicholson, Billy Wayne Nicholson, J.W. Nicholson and Paul Nicholson, all of Pleasant View; grandchildren, Thomas Atkins and Jackson Atkins, both of Pleasant View, Nathaniel Hardy and Lindsey Reed, both of Coopertown.
Woodlawn Funeral Home in Nashville in charge of arrangements.
Liam A. Johnson
Liam Alexander Johnson, infant son of William and Diana Johnson passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Vanderbilt Hospital, Nashville.
In addition to his parents he is survived by sisters: Kristina DeMange, Samantha Demange, Alicia Demange; grandparents, Robert and Hisae Koeser, Hoppie and Gail Johnson; Godparents, Dreck and Paula; aunt and uncle, Rick and Reba; a cousin, Devin.
Graveside services were held on Thursday, June 6, 2002, at 10 a.m. at Cheatham Memorial Gardens, Pleasant View, with Bro. Pete Furnier officiating.
Cheatham County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Burneta J. Neeley
Burneta Johnson Neeley, 88, of Ashland City passed away in her sleep, Wednesday, June 5, 2002, with her daughter at her side.
Funeral services were held Sunday, June 9, 2002, at 2 p.m. in the Boyd Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Cliett Goodpasture officiating; interment in Forest Hill Cemetery, Ashland City. Pallbearers were Christopher, Paul, Todd Wynn, Justin Johnson, James Lockert, Wayne Justice.
She was preceded in death by her brothers; Burns and Bill Sheets and her only sister, May St. Charles; her husbands, Aubrey Johnson and Lynwood Neeley.
Survivors include her three loving grown children: Barbara (Tom) Wynn of Yuma, Ariz., Randy Johnson (Dianne) of Pleasant View and Jeannine Johnson of Nashville/Ashland City, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Born June 21, 1913 Burneta Sheets was a kind-hearted woman and well liked by all who knew her and her sweet smile. She graduated from David Lipscomb College and Austin Peay College with a B.S. in Education. She married Aubrey Johnson (1966) and Lynwood Neeley (1995). She taught school all over Cheatham County, from one room schoolhouses to larger schools where she retired after 34 years of faithful, energetic and happy service to the county.
She was a member of the Ashland City Church of Christ most of her life and a member of the Retired Teachers Association.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice of Tennessee.
Boyd Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
David T. Richardson
David Thomas Richardson, 56, of Castilian Springs, formerly of the Joelton area, passed away at his home Monday, May 27, 2002.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Ida Mae Richardson, and brother, Robert Richardson.
He is survived by sons, Terry Lee Richardson, Pleasant View, Thomas (Tommy) Richardson, Cedar Hill; sisters: Judy Willis, Castilian Springs, Maryann Brooksher, Ashland City, Nancy Mae Martin, Clarksville; brothers: Roy Richardson, Joelton, Henry “Bubba” Malcolm Richardson, Jr.
Funeral Services were held at Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home, Joelton, Thursday, May 30, 2002. Burial at Joelton Hill Memory Gardens, Joelton,
Mr. Richardson was born Oct. 23, 1945, in Davidson County, the son of the late Henry Malcolm and Ida Mae Richardson, he was a plumber.
Anderson and Garrett Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
David Wayne White
David Wayne White, 39, died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at Pigeon Forge Care and Rehab. Center in Pigeon Forge.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 10, 2002, at 2 p.m. at Boyd Funeral Home. Bro Terry Boyd officiated. Burial followed in Forest Hill Cemetery in Ashland City.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas White.
He is survived by his father, Thomas White of Terre Haute, Ind.; mother, Elizabeth Billings of Pigeon Forge; son, David White of Terre Haute, Ind.; daughters, Janie White of Terre Haute, Ind., Heather Foster of Paducah, Ky., Crystal White of Terre Haute, Ind.; stepfather, Terry Billings of Kodak; brothers, Timothy (Kathy) White of Ashland City; Terry White of Pigeon Forge, Frank (Doris) Billings of Pigeon Forge, Marshall (Kristi) Billings of Pigeon Forge; sisters Deborah (Thomas) Leaidicker of Cottage Grove, and Christine (Murphy) LaBlanc of Nashville.
Boyd Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.