Mrs. Scurlock was born May 18, 1951 in Carthage, TN, a daughter of the late Eld. L.O. Barclay and Pauline Bush Barclay Stewart. She married Billy F. Scurlock and he preceded her in death on June 13, 2005. She was also preceded in death by Step-Father; Lee Stewart. She worked for many years at Smith County Head Start and later in the office at Grant Cedar Mill. Mrs. Scurlock was Old-Fashioned Missionary Baptist and was saved at the age of 8.
Mrs. Scurlock is survived by Four Children; Nicki (Mike) Hughes of South Carthage, TN, Kelley Jo Crawford of Brush Creek, TN, Polly Crawford of South Carthage, TN, and Angel (Greg) Williams of Hickman, TN. Step-Children; Randy (Kristi) Scurlock of Elmwood, TN, and Hope (Larry) Bogle of Carthage, TN. Grandchildren; Lauren Hughes, Devin (Krystal) Hughes, Samantha Bush, Ethan Bush, Ella Maberry, Emma Maberry, Maggie Beth Crawford, Andrew Williams, and Amelia Williams. Step-Grandchildren; Michael Roberts, Gage Scurlock, and Madison Scurlock. Great-Grandchildren; Michelle Hughes and Bailey Hughes. Siblings; Ricky Barclay, Barbara (Gerald) Kelley, and Paulette (Mike) Shoemake. Several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Scurlock are scheduled to be conducted from the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 2PM with Richard Smith and Eld. Ricky Scurlock officiating. Interment will follow in the Gordonsville Cemetery.
Visitation with the Family will be at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Tuesday from 2PM until 8PM and on Wednesday after 11AM until service time at 2PM.
Honorary Pallbearers: Devin Hughes, Ethan Bush, and Andrew Williams.
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Mrs. Mary McDonald Jackson, age 91, of Cookeville, died Thursday morning, July 11, 2019, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
She is survived by; 3 children, Robbie Melton and husband Terry of Livingston, Jana Hill of Cookeville, Lewis C. Jackson Jr. of Buffalo Valley; 9 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Jackson is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. Graveside Service and Interment will be conducted on Saturday morning, July 13, at 10:00 AM at the Granville Cemetery. Bro. Wallace Caldwell will officiate.
Serving as pallbearers are: Brad Jackson, Dusty Hill, Clint Melton, Cody Melton, Matthew Jackson, Creed Jackson.
Visitation at gravesite following services.
Mr. Woods was born April 5, 1936 in the St. Mary Community of Smith County, TN, a son of the late William Charlie Woods and Myrtle Audrey Madwell Woods. He was also preceded in death by Sister; Dean Poe and two infant Brothers; Bill and Gene.
Mr. Woods married Glenda Sue Smith on June 30, 1962. He worked construction his whole life, taking part in the Cordell Hull Dam Construction. Through the years, he worked for Hardaway Construction and Jones Brothers Construction. Mr. Woods loved his horses and his animals. He was a member of the Antioch Free Will Baptist Church.
Mr. Woods is survived by Wife; Glenda Sue Woods of Clubb Springs, TN. Children; Paul (Vickie) Woods of Clubb Springs, TN, Denise (Michael) Graham of Pleasant Shade, TN, and Leah Corthell of Clubb Springs, TN. Grandchildren; Wayne Woods, Jennifer (Lynn) Burton, Micki Dixon, Nathaniel Graham, and Tristin Corthell. Twelve great grandchildren and Sister; Jewell Dillard of Carthage, TN.
Funeral Services for Mr. Woods are scheduled to be conducted from the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 2PM with Bro. Mike Bennett and Bro. Donnie Payne officiating. Interment will follow in the Gordonsville Cemetery.
Visitation with the Family will be at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Saturday from 2PM until 8PM and on Sunday after 10AM until service time at 2PM.
Mr. Bruce Harville, age 63, of Horseshoe Bend, died Saturday evening, July 6, 2019, at Riverview Regional in Carthage.
He is survived by: wife, Pam Harville; children, Brian Phillip Harville of Club Springs, Amy Farley of Chestnut Mound, Brad Law and wife Starla of Gordonsville, Stephanie Vance and husband Buck of Elmwood; brothers, Kenneth Harville and wife Barbara of South Carthage, Bob Harville and wife Lien of Baton Rouge, LA, Terry Harville of Horseshoe Bend, Barry Harville and wife Teresa of Riddleton; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.
Mr. Harville is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where his service will be conducted on Wednesday afternoon, July 10, at 3:00 PM. Eld. Luke Spurgeon and Eld. Danny Raines will officiate. Interment in the Smith County Memorial Gardens.
Serving as pallbearers are: Scott Harville, Jason Harville, Jeff Jenkins, Brian Conner, Paul Conner, Ricky Glover.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday afternoon from 12:00 (noon) until 8:00 PM and on Wednesday from 11:00 AM until service time at 3:00 PM.
The family has requested memorials to the American Cancer Society.
Mr. West was born February 26, 1961 in Carthage, TN, a son of the late Billy Wayne West and Mary Frances Dickens West.
Mr. West is survived by Three Children; Summer West of Phoenix, AZ, Sheleah (Anthony) Bond of Dixon Springs, TN, and Jamie West of Carthage, TN. Ten Grandchildren, Three Brothers; Charles West of Wartburg, TN, James West of Westmoreland, TN, and Scott (Penny) West of Lebanon, TN. One Sister; Connie West of Lebanon, TN.
Graveside Services and Interment for Mr. West will be scheduled for a later date.
Ms. Betty Thompson Johnson, age 55, of Elmwood, died Thursday, July 4, 2019, at her home.
She is survived by: daughters, Jennifer Hensley and husband Clinton of Gordonsville, Rachel Johnson of Dickson; grandchildren, Stella Hensley and Harlan Hensley; siblings, Richard Thompson and wife Melanie of Carthage, Ronnie Thompson and wife Ann of Rome, Shelia Davis and husband Roger of Elmwood, Teresa Williams and husband Hank of Carthage, JoAnn Jennings of Carthage.
Ms. Johnson is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where her service will be conducted on Monday afternoon, July 8, at 1:00 PM. Bro. Jimmy Gregory will officiate. Interment in the Dickens Cemetery in Maggart.
Serving as pallbearers are: Richard Thompson, Ben Thompson, Ronnie Thompson, John Thompson, Joshua Williams, Joseph Thompson, Nate Dixon.
Visitation on Sunday from 12:00 Noon until 6:00 PM and on Monday from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM.
Mr. Sebastian Fox Jr. age 79, of Carthage, and former resident of Hawaii, died Thursday afternoon, July 4, 2019, at Smith County Rehab in Carthage.
He is survived by: sisters, Elizabeth Wolff and husband Richard of Kialua, Hawaii, Charlotte Eottolo and husband James of Tenant Square, Pennsylvania, Agoria Fox of Wilimington, Delaware; 2 brothers, Carl Pitts of Smyrna, Delaware, Lewis Fox of Seattle, Washington.
Mr. Fox is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral home. He will be cremated at Cumberland Family Services in Algood. His cremains will be returned to Hawaii for burial.
Born in Carthage, TN, on May 25, 1966, Sheryl was a daughter of the late Elester Kirk “Kru” Ray and Clara Mai Kittrell.
Sheryl attended school in Smith County and worker at Turners Citgo and several different markets. She was saved and attended a Non-Denomination Church. She loved going to yard sales and shopping, cleaning and decorating and took great pride in her appearance.
Sheryl is survived by a son Tyler Ray of Lebanon, TN: three sisters: Vickie (Bill Wayne) Blair of Hickman, TN, Sylvia Richmond of Carthage, TN, Kim (Bradley) Horton of South Carthage, TN, and one brother: Billy Ray of Carthage, TN . Special friend: Harvey Martin of Lebanon, TN: several nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life Services for Ms. Ray are scheduled to be conducted from the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 1PM .
Visitation with the Ray family will be at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Home on Saturday July 13, 2019 from 10AM until service time at 1PM.
Helen Phillips Shoulders, age 95, of Dixon Springs, died Monday morning, July 1, 2019, at The Pavilion in Carthage.
She is survived by: daughter, Betty Kay Shoulders Dowdy and husband Thomas of Hermitage; 2 granddaughters, Melissa Haney Berrett and husband Ted of Franklin, Michelle Shoulders Moore and husband Roger of Lafayette; 6 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Shoulders is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where her service will be conducted on Wednesday afternoon, July 3, at 3:00 PM. Bro. Jimmy Gregory will officiate. Interment in the Dixon Springs Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers are: Wayne Phillips, Randy Dawson, Dr. Rick West, Mike Phillips, Jackson Berrett, Tyler Berrett, Nathan Shoulders.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday afternoon from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Wednesday from 1:00 PM until service time at 3:00 PM.
The family has requested memorials to the Peyton Creek Baptist Church.
Mrs. Aubrey Matthews Cummings, age 82, of Madison, died Saturday afternoon, June 29, 2019, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville.
She is survived by: husband, Albert Cummings; children, Nathan Cummings of Madison, Scott Cummings and wife Sandra of Joelton, Angie Powell and husband Steve of College Grove, Andrea Cummings Blake and husband Rick of Great Falls, Virginia; 5 grandchildren.
Mrs. Cummings is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where her service will be conducted on Sunday afternoon, July 7, at 1:00 PM. Interment in the Matthews Family Cemetery in the Turkey Creek Community.
Visitation will begin on Saturday afternoon, July 6 from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM and on Sunday from 10:00 AM until service time at 1:00 PM.
Mr. Mark Baker, age 81, of Club Springs, died Saturday evening, June 29, 2019, at his home.
He is survived by: wife, Linda Williams Baker ; 4 children, Brian Baker and wife Cindy of Middletown, Ohio, Phillip Baker and wife Kimberly of Gibsonton, Florida, Dale Williams and wife Christy of Club Springs, Martha Chaffin and husband Charlie of Gordonsville; 2 sisters, Doshia Baker of Demossville, Kentucky, Barbara Colwell and husband A. C. of Hazzard, Kentucky, 2 brothers, Lowell Baker of Busy, Kentucky, Marvin Baker and wife Shirley of Hyden, Kentucky; 6 grandchildren, Amanda, Brett, Carly, Leighan Baker, D. J. and Nicholas Williams; 5 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Baker is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where his service will be conducted on Wednesday afternoon, July 3, at 1:00 PM. Eld. James Thomas Gibbs and Eld. Danny Tomlinson will officiate. Interment in the Gordonsville Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers are: D. J. Williams, Nick Williams, Donny Payne, Brandon Baker, Anthony Baker, David Sexton.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday afternoon from 1:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Wednesday from 10:00 AM until service time at 1:00 PM.
The family has requested memorials to the Jared Missionary Baptist Church or AM Vets Post #389.
Mr. John Kruzan, age 79, of McClures Bend, died Friday afternoon, June 28, 2019, at Tennova Healthcare in Lebanon.
He is survived by: wife, Judy Kruzan; sons, Brett Kruzan and wife Dee Dee of Sommerville,TN Dirk Kruzan and Becca Hamilton of Alva, Florida; brother, Mike Kruzan and wife June of New Concord, Ohio; 3 grandchildren, Talbot Kruzan, Hayes Kruzan, Elise Kruzan.
Mr. Kruzan is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. He will be cremated at Cumberland Family Service in Algood.
A Memorial Service will be conducted on Tuesday morning, July 2 at 11:00 AM at the Carthage United Methodist Church. Rev. Monica Mowdy will officiate.
Visitation will be at the church on Tuesday from 9:00 AM until service time at 11:00 AM.
The family has requested memorials to the Carthage United Methodist Church.
Mr. Leggett was born February 24, 1958 in Chicago, IL, a son of the late Hollis G. Leggett and Martha H. Ashcraft Leggett. He was also preceded in death by Son; Randall Leggett, Jr.
Mr. Leggett is survived by Son; Joshua Leggett of Gordonsville, TN. Daughter; Amanda Leggett of Gordonsville, TN. Brothers; Auby Leggett of Bells, TN, and Michael Leggett of Atoka, TN. Sister; Stephanie David of Alamo, TN. Ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive.
Memorial Services for Mr. Leggett will be scheduled for a later date.
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Bill was born on December 29, 1927, to the late Oliver Wendall and Gladys Inez Williams Gwaltney of Gordonsville, TN. In addition to his parents, Bill is preceded in death by his Brothers; J.W. Gwaltney and Howard D. Gwaltney, and Sister; Betty Jean Gwaltney.
Bill married Ann Miriam Shanks on July 12, 1948.
Bill is survived by his loving, caring wife of seventy-one years; Ann Miriam Shanks Gwaltney of McKendree Manor and Old Hickory, TN. Sister; Frances Hunter of North Carolina. Son; William Ivy (Myrna) Gwaltney, Jr of Parrish, FL. Daughter; Margret Moore of Old Hickory, TN. Four loving grandchildren; Chris Gwaltney of Murfreesboro, TN, Nicole (Scott) Wilson of Smyrna, TN, Alicia (Joey) Burns of Mount Juliet, TN, and Aimee (Jason) Parrish of Hendersonville, TN. He is also survived by eight great-grandchildren; Brandon, Nicolas, Katherine, Alex, Ella, Reese, Ben, and Sam, and one great-great grandson; Darwin.
Bill was born and raised in Smith County in Gordonsville, TN, and was a graduate of Gordonsville High School and Tennessee Polytechnic Institute, now Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN. Bill was a sports person, having played football and basketball through-out high school in Gordonsville and an avid follower of local teams, especially Vanderbilt, as well as his grandchildren and great-grandchildren sports activities.
He loved to visit the Destin, FL, are for vacations and relaxation with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bill was a member of the Shriner’s for many years, along with his father and brothers, as well as a long-time member of the Old Hickory Lions Club. Through-out his working career, Bill was health care and hospital supply sales person, first with Taffel Medical and later with Metro Medical. He and Miriam were also long-time residents of Old Hickory, TN, being the first family to move into the Brandywine Farms Subdivision in 1964, having lived in the Old Hickory Village for several years before that. They both were life-time members of the Old Hickory United Methodist Church.
Bill was a gentle, loving, caring person and will be missed by all those who loved him, came in contact with him, and just knew him in passing! His daily jokes, smile, and positive attitude affected all those who knew him and had dealings with him.
Funeral services for Bill will be held on Friday, June 28, 2019 12PM at the Old Hickory United Methodist Church with The Reverend David A. Winton officiating. Interment will follow at 3PM in the Gordonsville Cemetery in Gordonsville, TN.
Visitation with the family will be at the Old Hickory United Methodist Church on Friday from 10AM until service time at 12PM.
Active pallbearers will be Brandon Gwaltney, Nicolas Gwaltney, Jason Parrish, Joe Burns, Don Huddleston, and Scott Wilson.
In lieu of flowers, donations can me made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Middle Tennessee. Special thanks to Alive Hospice.
Mr. Chase Cole, age 30, of the Bagdad Community, was pronounced deceased Monday morning, June 24, 2019, at Riverview Regional E. R. in Carthage.
He is survived by: parents: Larry and Vickie Cole of Bagdad; sister, Olivia Brooks and husband K.J. of San Antonio, Texas; brother, Zac Cole and wife Kristin and their children, Sawyer, Saydee, and Sadler of Four-Way Inn; paternal grandmother, Jimmie Faye Cole of Crossville.
Mr. Cole is at the Hackett Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home in Kempville where his service will be conducted on Friday afternoon, June 28, at 1:00 PM. Guy Holliman will officiate. Interment in the Dr. Vachel Mac Clark Cemetery in the Bagdad Community.
Serving as pallbearers are: Larry Cole, Zac Cole, K. J. Brooks, Riley Hendrix, Daemien Bradley, Seth Lish.
Visitation will begin at Kempville on Thursday afternoon at 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Friday from 11:00 AM until service time at 1:00 PM.
The family has requested memorials to the Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee.