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Archives 06-20-2001

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Grover Barlow
Funeral services for Mr. Grover Barlow, 61, of Gainesboro, were conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2001, from the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home in Gainesboro with Rev. Shannon Hammock officiating. Burial was in the Stacey Cemetery in the Old Antioch Community of Jackson County with Anderson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Barlow died Sunday, June 10, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a member of the Freewill Holiness Church and a resident of the Old Antioch Community of Jackson County.

Born July 4, 1939, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Alfred and Verdie (Brown) Barlow. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Leonard Barlow.

Survivors include his wife, Thelma (Hammock) Barlow, Gainesboro; a son, Steve Barlow, Gainesboro; a daughter, Amanda Hall, Paintsville, KY; three brothers, Ray Barlow and Carl Barlow, both of Livingston, and Roy Barlow, Coldspring, TX; a sister, Sally Mae (Barlow) Bull, Ft. Pierce, FL; and four grandchildren, Andy Hall, Casey Hall, Sydney Hall, and Shelly Hall.

 

Tonya Telisa Kelly
Funeral services for Miss Tonya Telisa Kelly, 19, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2001, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home in Cookeville with Bro. James Haynes and Pastor Erik Creneans officiating. Burial was in the Double Springs Cemetery in Putnam County with Whitson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Miss Kelly died Tuesday, June 12, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a student at Volunteer State Community College and a member of Colonial Hills Ministry in Cookeville.

Born January 6, 1982, in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Steve Kelly of Cookeville and Sandra (Sapp) Wilmoth of Livingston.

Survivors, in addition to her parents, include her step-mother, Nancy Kelly, Cookeville; her step-father, Mark Wilmoth, Livingston; four sisters, Jessica Racquel Kelly, Mariah Wilmoth, and Jackie Wilmoth, all of Livingston, and Amber Smith, Cookeville; grandparents, Nellie Cowan and Kenneth Kelly, both of Cookeville, and Gene Sapp and Lou Patterson, both of Florida; and several aunts, uncles, and other relatives.

 

Vernon Farley Harville
Funeral services for Mr. Vernon Farley Harville, 74, of Cookeville, were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2001, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home with James Overholt officiating. Burial was in the Campground Cemetery in Overton County with Whitson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Harville died Saturday, June 16, 2001, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. He was a retired roofer, having worked with Cookeville Sheet Metal and Roofing.

Born February 14, 1927, in Baxter, he was the son of the late Herman Harville and Etta (Bryant) Harville Taylor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Florence Vaughn; and a brother, Cordell Harville.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth (Warren) Harville, Cookeville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Wilma Polson and Ralph Wilmoth, Cookeville, and Barbara and Joe Fisher, Florida; a son and daughter-in-law, David and Lora Harville, Cookeville; a sister, Oneida Garrett, Cookeville; 10 grandchildren, Mickey Thompson, Kassie Polson, Crystal Polson, Jamie Heiss, Tiffany Harville, D.J. Harville, Debbie Roberts, Pat Fisher, Lisa Fisher, Jennifer Fisher; seven great grandchildren, three local, Emily Polson, Olivia Thompson, and Carrie Thompson; a host of nieces and nephews; and two special friends, Kenneth and Alta Morgan, Cookeville.

Pallbearers were Ronnie Robinson, Chad Heiss, Jackie Lee, Albert Thompson, Danny Garrett, and Willard Vaughn Jr.

 

Frakk "Scratch" Harden
Funeral services for Mr. Frank “Scratch” Harden, 61, of Tipton, IN, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2001, at Porter Funeral Home in Tipton, IN, with Pastor Carl Wright officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery with graveside rites conducted by the American Legion. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Harden died Sunday, June 21, 2001, at his home. He was a member of Moose Lodge 1590 and the Church of Christ. He retired from Townsend Tree Service in 1991 and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served from 1966 to 1968.

Born July 20, 1939, in Celina, he was the son of Frank and Adah Lee (Wilburn) Harden. He was preceded in death by one son.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy Roadruck, Tipton, IN; two sons, Randy Harden, Tipton, IN, and Tony Harden, Cookeville; a daughter, Aubrey Leigh Roadruck, Tipton, IN; two step-children, Nita Everling, Windfall, IN, and David Roadruck, Tipton, IN; a sister, Shirleen Holman, Livingston; and six grandchildren.

 

Mary Bell Goolsby
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Bell Goolsby, 67, of Bloomington Springs, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, 2001, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home. Burial was in the Byers Cemetery in Putnam County with Whitson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Goolsby died Friday, June 15, 2001, at Kindred Hospital in Chattanooga. She worked in a family tool and die business.

Born August 21, 1933, in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Virgil and Bessie (Petty) Goolsby. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter; an infant son; and two brothers, Paul "Red" Goolsby and Cecil Goolsby.

Survivors include her husband, Lendon "Windy" Goolsby, Bloomington Springs; a daughter and son-in-law, Thresa and Ronnie Wilson, Baxter; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Don and Cheryl Goolsby, Nashville, and Bill Goolsby, Cookeville; a brother, Bailey Goolsby, Baxter; five sisters, Brenda Flatt, Cookeville, Joyce Hoese, Cordin, IN, Polly Jackson, Baxter, Jessie Chance, Jacksonville, FL, and Marie Moore, Livingston; five grandchildren, Tyler Wilson and Charity Smith, both of Baxter, Wendy Goolsby and Tiffany Goolsby, both of Cookeville, and Monica Stephens, Monterey; and one great granddaughter, Katelyn Stephens.

 

Marshall Wayne Hall
Funeral services for Mr. Marshall Wayne Hall, 62, of Rickman, will be conducted at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, June 20, 2001, from the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home in Gainesboro with Bro. Marlon Winningham officiating. Burial will be in the New Hope Cemetery in the New Hope Community of Jackson County with Anderson Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Hall died Monday, June 18, 2001, at Livingston Regional Hospital. He was a disabled truck driver, a school bus driver, former owner of Hall's Market in the Okolona Community of Overton County, and a member of the Church of Christ.

Born March 22, 1939, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late James Marshall and Cora Virgie (Masters) Hall.

Survivors include his wife, Donna (Davison) Hall, Rickman; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Michael Hall, Rickman, and Brian and Tina Hall, Livingston; two daughters and sons-in-law, Teresa and James Woodard, Elmwood, and Karen and Rickey Reeder, Livingston; five brothers, Estel E. Hall, Michigan, Lewis Hall, Cookeville, Cecil Hall and Donnie Hall, both of Hilham, and Curtis Hall, Livingston; two sisters, Annette Smith, Cookeville, and Elizabeth York, Livingston; and seven grandchildren, Rickey, Kim, Lisa, Rebecca, Dustin, Derek, and Chris.

 

 

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