Obituaries for Jan. 23 edition

Posted on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:18 pm

James Marlon “Major” Adams, 76, of Petersburg, died Saturday (Jan. 19, 2013) at his residence. He was born on Jan. 29, 1936 in Marshall County to the late Gollie B. and Mildred Kidd Adams. Mr. Adams was a tow motor operator at Intercity in Lewisburg and was a member of Medium Methodist Church. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Myrtle Ruth Adams Clark. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Sue Nichols Adams; daughters, Marlayne and Sonnie Clark of Sedelia, Mo., and Malynda and Dave Wood of Atlanta, Ga.; son, Rabun and Dailia Adams of the Delina community; sister, Geneva Bigham of Franklin; five grandchildren, Melanie and Jason Wright, Misty and Nathan Ratcliff, Caty Wood, Elizabeth Clark, James Clark; and five great grandchildren, Cara Galyon, Garrett, Nolan and Emma-Claire Wright, Brayden Vaughn. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with the Revs. Thomas Smith and Beulah Wright officiating. Burial followed in Medium Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Lela Howard Andrews, 94, of Fayetteville, died Tuesday night (Jan. 15, 2013) in Life Care of Tullahoma Nursing Home. She was a native of Lincoln County and the daughter of the late Ovel H. and Connie Price Howard. She was a former employee of Serbin Manufacturing and Fischer Body-GM. Mrs. Andrews was a member of the Park City Church of Christ and also attended Washington Street Church of Christ and was a member of the Eastern Star. Survivors include two sons, Howard Andrews and wife, Elsa, of Tullahoma, Harold Andrews and wife, Sherrie, of St. Helen, Mich.; grandchildren, Greg Andrews and wife, Dolly, David Andrews    and wife, Amanda, Brad Andrews and wife, Vivian, Christy Kolo, Tracey Connolly and husband, Bill, Carrie McCumber and husband, Jeff, Norman Beasley and wife, Lisa, and Daniel Andrews; great-grandchildren, Cody McCumber, Austin McCumber, Hunter Winkler, Nathan Andrews, Dylan Andrews, Anthony Kolo, Dakota Kolo, Taylor Andrews, Whitney McCumber and Amber Nickell; and a host of step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Mrs. Andrews was preceded in death by brothers, Walter and O.H. Howard; sister, Odell Pruitt; and grandson, Joseph Andrews. Funeral services were conducted Saturday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial followed in Lincoln Cemetery beside her husband, Grady Andrews. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Frederick Eugene Blanton, Sr., age 77, of Panama City, Fla., died Friday (Jan. 11, 2013) in Ebro, Fla., peacefully from natural causes. Fred was born Wednesday, Feb. 27, 1935, in Forest City, NC, the son of Helen Eugenia Blackburn and Leon Frank Frye. Fred graduated from Cool Springs High School in Forest City, NC, in 1954. He married Nancy Jane Tate on April 21, 1956, in Forest City, NC, and together had three children: Frederick Eugene Blanton, Jr., Lisa Ann Blanton, and Beverly Jean Blanton Provost. Fred served in the U.S. Army with the Fifth Infantry Division, in the WWII Occupational Force in Augsburg Germany, later at Fort Ord in California, and finally in the Signal Corps at Ft. Meade in Maryland. After honorably discharged in 1958, Fred attended college on the GI Bill at North Carolina State in Raleigh, NC, and Clemson University in SC. Fred had a long distinguished career in the farm implement business, including management of the Massey-Ferguson dealership in Winston-Salem, NC, the Ford Tractor dealership in Huntsville Ala., and the John Deere dealership in Fayetteville. Fred married Landra Eileen McGlaun on July 15, 1977, in Huntsville, resided in Fayetteville, and later moved to the Florida Panhandle in 1983, where he established a second career in boat sales, culminating in co-management of PC Yachts at Sun Harbor Marina in Panama City. Fred was a life-long Democrat and out-spoken advocate for the poor and underprivileged. He was also an avid promoter of better government and was a long-time volunteer for Common Cause, serving as a Congressional District Coordinator in Huntsville, a State Coordinator in Tennessee, and ultimately served on the Common Cause National Governing Board in Washington, DC. Fred was also an ardent supporter of fellow U.S. Veterans, especially with the issues of post-service care and benefits. Fred is survived by his wife of 35 years, Landra Eileen McGlaun Blanton, son Frederick Eugene Blanton Jr., and son-in-law Bobby Ashton Barron, of Staunton, Va.; daughter Lisa Ann Blanton and son-in-law Norman Teague Froscher of Royal Palm Beach, Fla.; and daughter Beverly Jean Blanton Provost, and son-in-law Marc Adrien Provost of Coral Springs, Fla. Fred is survived by three grandchildren: Airman Jordan Merrick Froscher, USAF, Melissa Ann Provost, and Bryan Paul Provost. Fred is also survived by his half-sister Suzie Frye Caldwell, of Cornelius, NC. A memorial service was held on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at 6 p.m., at Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home, in Panama City. Fred will be interred at a U.S. National Cemetery in Florida, on a date to be determined. Donations may be made in honor of Frederick Eugene Blanton, Sr. to either the Wounded Warriors Project, (www.woundedwarriorproject.org), or to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (www.jdrf.org), in consideration of his grandson.

Monroe Junior Boldin, 85, of Ardmore, Ala., died Monday (Jan. 14, 2013) at his home. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday afternoon at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home, Ardmore, Ala., with Dr. Mike Clark officiating. Burial was in Golightly Cemetery, Toney, Ala. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Deborah Jean March Conley, 52, died Wednesday (Jan. 16, 2013) at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. She was a graduate of Lincoln County High School, a former dry cleaning technician and member of the Love Lifted Me Non-Denominational Church, Fayetteville. She was the daughter of Louis Kelso and the late Nannie Sue March Ashby and the wife of Robert Conley. Survivors, in addition to her father and husband, are stepfather, M. W. Ashby; daughter, Tori March; son, Rod March; five grandchildren; 11 siblings; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at St. Paul AME Church in Fayetteville with interment in Pleasant View Cemetery. The Rose of Sharon Funeral Service of Pulaski in charge of arrangements.

Lee Earl Edmison, 100, died Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013). He was born on May 8, 1912 in Lincoln County to the late John Campbell and Willie Mae Largen Edmison. He was a maintenance worker for a plastic parts manufacturing company. Mr. Edmison is survived by six loving children, Shirley Siedlecki (Theodore), Lena Faye Garrett (the late, Walter), Freda “Angel” Mangano, Geri Cipriani (Phillip), Lee Earl Edmison, Jr., (Rosemary) and Gail Juarez (Alfonso); 16 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted Tuesday morning in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Bro. Carlos Beddingfield officiating. Burial will follow in Kelso Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Winston Ford, 81, of Fayetteville, died Monday (Jan. 14, 2013) at Lincoln Medical Center. Survivors include two daughters, Narlane (Lawrence) Hampton of Fayetteville and Alice Faye Ford of Winchester; two sons, Paul (Laverne) Ford of Portsmouth, Va., Berry Ford of Fayetteville; brother, Gilmore (Marie) Ford of Clermont, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Saturday afternoon at Neal’s Temple CP with the Rev. Larry Battles as eulogist. Interment was in Pleasant View Cemetery in Fayetteville. Online condolences may be sent to www.weltonfuneralhome.comJ.A. Welton & Son Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Shirley Sullivan Hines, 89, of Fayetteville, died Saturday morning (Jan. 19, 2013) at Donalson Care Center. A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Walter Houston and Flora Mae Mills Sullivan. Mrs. Hines worker at Serbin Manufacturing and was a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ. Survivors include her brother, Edward “Bully” Sullivan of Lynchburg, and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Hines was preceded in death by sisters, Jewell Scott and Claudia Dillard, and brother, Elbert Sullivan. Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial followed in Riverview Memorial Gardens beside her husband, Joe C. Hines, who passed away in 1991. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Lillie Belle Holt, 100, of Flintville, died Sunday (Jan. 13, 2013) at Lincoln Medical Center. She was born on Nov. 16, 1912 in LaFayette, Ga., to the late Charles and Viola Wilson Gardner. Mrs. Holt was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Jesus. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, George Baxter Holt; daughters, Frances Etta Mae Collier, Polly Howard; son, Charles Baxter Holt. She is survived by sons, James W. Holt, Douglas Holt, both of Flintville; brother, Albert Gardner of Elora; 25 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; and 55 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Chapman officiating. Burial followed in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Betty June Carter Miller, age 84, joined family in Christ on Monday (Jan. 21, 2013) following a brief illness. Mrs. Miller was born on Nov. 13, 1928, in Coldwater, near Fayetteville. She was preceded in death by parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Franklin Carter, Jr. of Coldwater, and her husband of nearly 59 years, Ira Bradford Miller, Sr., of Murfreesboro, and beloved siblings Geraldine Carter (Raymond) Pitts, William Robert (Jane) Carter, Lewis Franklin (survived by Margaret) Carter, and James Boyd (Becky) Carter. Mrs. Miller is survived by sons, Ira Bradford “Buddy” Miller, Jr. (Ann) and Michael L. Miller (Nancy) of Murfreesboro; daughters Cindy Miller Smith (Steve) of Brownsville, and Molly Miller Alspaugh (Eric) of Hermitage; grandchildren, Leslie J. Miller, Bradford A. Miller (Meagan), Katherine L. Miller, Charles M. Miller, Mary Elizabeth Miller of Murfreesboro, Richard Elam Smith of Brownsville, and Ian W. Alspaugh of Hermitage, great-grandchildren, Caroline and Clayton Miller of Murfreesboro. Mrs. Miller grew up surrounded by loving family and friends in Coldwater and cherished countless memories of those early times. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State College in 1951 with a B.S. in Social Science and served as Secretary of her class for three years. She was elected to Who’s Who in American Colleges her senior year. She served briefly as a social worker in Lincoln County before beginning her lifelong union with Mr. Miller in 1951. She was a devoted wife and enjoyed supporting Mr. Miller’s work with the Tennessee Road Builders Association from 1982 through 1997. She was a loving, proud mother, grandmother and aunt. She felt fortunate to share support and care with a host of wonderful cousins, friends and church family. She filled many roles as a member of First United Methodist Church in Murfreesboro and recalled with joy her years co-teaching kindergarten Sunday school with Mr. Miller. Active pallbearers will be Edward E. Miller, III, William C. Miller, Jr., David C. Miller, Alexander F. Carter, III, William R. Carter, Jr., James B. Carter, Jr., David R. Carter, Brent D. Carter, and William Christopher Carter. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church on Thompson Lane. Service will be held on Thursday at 12 p.m. with the Rev. Michael O’Bannon officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the First United Methodist Church Building Fund – 265 West Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro 37129; Murfreesboro Young Life, or the Charity of your choice. Arrangements are being handled by Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home, 820 South Church Street, Murfreesboro, TN 615-893-2422. www.jenningsandayers.com

Edna Harmon Mims, 87, of Ardmore, died Wednesday (Jan. 16, 2013) at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, Ala. Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home with burial in Gatlin Cemetery. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Lila Fay Fowler Neal, 82, of Elora, died Thursday (Jan. 17, 2013) at her residence. She was born on June 11, 1930 in Lincoln County to the late Charlie and Maudie May Simmons Fowler. Mrs. Neal was a seamstress at Serbin Mfg. and was a member of Donalson Grove Baptist Church. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Jackie Ray Neal; sisters, Nina Buchanan, Nell Buckner, Aileen Nichols, Hilda Williams; and brothers, Edwin Fowler, J. Milton Fowler. She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Sue Tuinstra of Dolton, Ill.; son, Terry Michael Neal of Elora; sister, Rachel Voiles of Dayton, Ohio; brother, Bobby Fowler of Winchester; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with the Rev. Billy Langford officiating. Burial followed in Flintville Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Ray Rice, Sr., 92, died Saturday (Jan. 19, 2013) at Lincoln Medical Center in Fayetteville. Mr. Rice was born in Ripley to the late Jesse Clinton Rice and Viola Hancock Rice and was a resident of Murfreesboro before moving to Fayetteville. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and Army, a member of Beechgrove Cumberland Presbyterian Church, attended Gum Springs Baptist Church in Flintville and was past superintendent with Stewart Air Base. Mr. Rice was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marie F. Rice; granddaughters, Melissa Ashby and Leslie Rice; great-grandsons, Treet Ashby and Tyler Allen Short. He is survived by son, Ray Rice, Jr., of Murfreesboro; daughter, Linda Sue (Randy) May of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Amy (Barry) Carlton of Estill Springs, Melody (Dave) Wilson of Murfreesboro; great-grandchildren, Corey Womack of Tullahoma, Tucker Carlton and Tanner Carlton of Estill Springs, David Randall Wilson of Murfreesboro; and great-great-grandson, Ethan Short of Manchester. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at Murfreesboro Funeral Home with Pastor Winfred Stayton and John Vile officiating.  Burial will follow at Beechgrove Cemetery. Those wishing may send condolences online at www.murfreesborofuneralhome.com. Murfreesboro Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Heather Leigh Roland, 35, of Lewisburg, died Monday (Jan. 14, 2013) at her residence. Mrs. Roland was a native of Newton, Miss., and was a homemaker. She was the daughter of the Marty and Brenda Gentry Dean of Lewisburg and a member of Farmington Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Christopher Wayne Roland; four sons, Cody Bradley, Dylan Bradley, Dalton Bradley, Brock Roland; one daughter, Katie Roland, all of Lewisburg; two brothers, Michael Dean of Petersburg, Jacob Dean of Lewisburg; her father-in-law, Jerry Roland of Taft; and mother-in-law Sarah Dimarco of Pulaski.  She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Lois and Homer Gentry and Henton and Jennie Dean, and a special aunt, Ina Laird.  Funeral services for Mrs. Roland were held Wednesday afternoon at Farmington Baptist Church with Danny Jones and Richard Bradford officiating. Burial was in Lebanon Cemetery on Highway 273 in Lincoln County. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.billsmcgaugh.com. Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Tammy Rush, 49, of Taft, died Monday (Jan. 14, 2013) at Lincoln Medical Center. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday morning in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Roger Cothren officiating. Burial was in New Grove Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Nell O. Shubert, 80, of New Market, Ala., died Friday (Jan. 18, 2013) at Donalson Care Center. She was born on Dec. 18, 1932 in Lincoln County to the late Benjamin Ellis and Annie Williams McGehee. Mrs. Shubert was a school teacher and a member of New Market Baptist Church. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Fred Shubert. She is survived by sons, Mike Shubert of Meridianville, Ala., and Ronnie L. Shubert of New Market; brother, Benny McGehee of Opelika, Ala.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Schultz officiating. Burial followed in Flintville Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Colyar George Simmons, 83, of Taft, died Friday morning (Jan. 18, 2013) at his residence. A native of Lincoln County, Mr. Simmons was the son of the late Homer and Essie Towry Simmons. He was a farmer, former employee of Genesco and a member of the Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Magaline Towry Simmons of Taft; sister, Annette Simmons Cooper of Huntsville; and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Simmons was preceded in death by a sister, Juanita Gray, and two brothers, John and Marvin Simmons. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with Bros. Jimmy Paul Williams and Ed O’Neal officiating. Burial followed in the Kirkland Cemetery. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Rose Cooper Smitherman, 82, of Fayetteville, died Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013) at Bailey Manor. She was a native of Jasper, Ala., and the daughter of the late Ralph R. and Dollie Baker Cooper. Mrs. Smitherman graduated from Curry High School in Jasper in 1949 and was a retired legal secretary for Jack Daniel Distillery.  She was a member of the Church of Christ. Survivors include a sister, Carolyn Cooper Morgan and husband, Lawrence, of Shawnee, Kan.; nieces, Patricia Osbern of Shawnee; great-niece and nephew, Zachary Osbern and Carolyn Osbern of Shawnee; nephew, John Edward Kelly and wife, Kristen, of Verol Beach, Fla.; great-niece and nephew, Edward J. Kelly, III, and Padriag J. Kelly, Caitlyn Kelly, all of Verol Beach; niece, Reba Kelly Phillips and husband, David, of Collinsville, Ill., and Jeanie Thagard and husband, Redge, of Wellington, Ala. Mrs. Smitherman was preceded in death by three brothers, Ralph, John and Arthur B. Cooper, and three sisters, Ruby Kelly, Dolly Walls and Priscilla Cooper. Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial followed at Oakhill Cemetery in Jasper beside her husband, John Smitherman. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Virginia Sons, 81, of Lynchburg, died Thursday (Jan. 17, 2013) at Lynchburg Nursing Center. A native of Huntland, she was a daughter of the late Paul Woods, Sr., and Ida Watson Woods. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lillard Sons, and brothers, J.W., P.D. and D.L. Woods. Mrs. Sons was a big sports fan, a big UT fan and an All Star basketball player in 1940. She was a homemaker, a great mother and made the best biscuits in Tennessee. She is survived by her children, JoAnn Bobo and her husband, Bill, Lillard “Buddy” Sons, Pamela Dingler and her husband, Ben, John Sons and his wife, Jackie; brother, Pete Woods; sisters, Paula Hankins, Mary Holmes, Dora Simmons and Louise Bates; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at Lynchburg Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Rogers officiating. Burial followed in the Smith Chapel Cemetery in Moore County. For online guest registry, please visit www.lynchburgfuneralhome.com. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Rebecca A. Teague, of St. Charles, Mo., died on Friday (Jan. 18, 2013) at the age of 70. Loving wife of Charles Robert Teague; dear daughter of the late Samuel and Christine Agnew; devoted mother of Kellie Teague and the late Leigh Ann Bosch; dear sister of Allen Harlow. She is preceded in death by her stepfather, Simon Harlow. Rebecca was a teacher at St. Charles High and St. Charles West for many years. She was loved by many and will be missed. The family is being served by The Baue Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, Mo., where visitation will be held Wednesday, Jan. 23 from 4-8 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, at First Baptist Church of St. Charles, 2701 Muegge Road, St. Charles, Mo. Interment at St. Charles Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to HOINA: Homes of the Indian Nation or Pastor Harry Alexander in Haiti (all checks payable to First Baptist Church of St. Charles). Share your condolences and memories at baue.com. Baue Funeral and Memorial Center in charge of arrangements.

Jerry Wayne Thornton, 70, of Petersburg, died Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013) at his residence. A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Odie B. Thornton and Gladys Bevels Thornton, who survives. Mr. Thornton retired from Teledyne after 43 years as maintenance tech and was a member of the Fayetteville First Presbyterian Church. He loved restoring antique cars and horseback riding.  Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Barbara Endsley Thornton; son, Richard (Pam) Thornton; daughter, Becky (Red) Davis; grandchildren, Dustin and Destiny Thornton, Justin and Trent Davis, all of Petersburg; two sisters, Carol (Ed) Templeton of Knoxville and Patricia Ann (Lynn) Scott of Fayetteville; several nieces, nephews and two aunts. Mr. Thornton was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Marie Fears. Funeral services were conducted Thursday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Don Hudson and Bro. Ed Templeton officiating. Burial followed in Wright’s Cemetery. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Gail Wilbanks, 53, of Fayetteville, died Sunday (Jan. 13, 2013) at Lincoln Medical Center. She was born on Nov. 29, 1959 in Huntsville, Ala., to the late Ernest and Irma Lee Gurley. Mrs. Wilbanks was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Thomas L. Gurley. She is survived by husband, Michael Wilbanks of Fayetteville; sons, Shane and Missy Wilbanks of Petersburg, Daniel and Ashley Kent Wilbanks of Hazel Green, Ala., Joseph and Jessica Wilbanks of Frankewing; sister, Kay Morton of Huntsville; brother, Allen Maxwell of Huntsville; and seven grandchildren. Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon in the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Bro. Edwin Fannin officiating. Burial followed in Wright’s Cemetery. Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Benard “Sonny” Willard, 66, of Pulaski, died Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013) at Kindred Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services were conducted Saturday at Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. Leon McCafferty officiating. Burial was in Hasting Cemetery, Ardmore. Ardmore Chapel Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Richard Vincent Wright, 57, of Rockvale, formerly of Fayetteville, died Tuesday (Jan. 15, 2013) at Stone Ridge Medical Center.  A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of Richard Galen Wright and Sarah Elizabeth Russell. He was employed by A.C. Plus Heating and Air Conditioning and was a member of the Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Melissa Wright of Huntsville, Ala.; two sons, Robbie and Randy Smith, both of Fayetteville; sister, Kellei Wright of Fayetteville; and a special friend, Diana Parrinello of Rockvale. He was preceded in death by two brothers, James Ronald Caldwell and Timothy Galen Wright. Graveside services were conducted Wednesday afternoon at Flintville Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Langford officiating. Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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