Death Notices

Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at 1:00am

Barnhill, Daisy A.

WEST NASHVILLE - Daisy A. Barnhill, 87, died March 10, 2003. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cully Barnhill; and daughter, Anita Oliver. Survivors include her sons, Comer (Evalina) and Johnny Harris; brother, Milton Spurgeon; sister, Rena Baggett; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 12:30 p.m. today. Interment will be in Cane Creek Cemetery, Erin. Active pallbearers will be Comer, Johnny, Donald, Ricky, Johnny Sr. and Chad Harris. Visitation with the family will be held 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. today.

Pettus-Owen and Wood


Bradley, Lillie Lucy Green

GALLATIN - Lillie Lucy Green Bradley, 89, died March 10, 2003. Survivors include her daughter, Estelene Green (Hershel) Bradley of Hendersonville; granddaughter, Carol Jane Bradley of Gallatin; brother, Floyd Shrum of Lafayette; sisters, Nellie West of Carthage, Mary Oliver of Pleasant Shade, Almerine Thomas of Goodlettsville, Dora (Denver) Ledgerwood of Ocala, Fla.; stepsons, Jessie (Mattie) Bradley of Gallatin, Clovis (Toby) Bradley of Indianapolis, Hollis (Billie) Bradley of Lafayette; 10 step-grandchildren; 18 step-great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. today.

Newby Funeral Home


Brummel, Terry Lee

DONELSON - Terry Lee Brummel, 55, died March 9, 2003. Survivors include his wife, Linda Brummel; son, Brian (Brandy) Brummel; daughter, Cindy Martin; stepdaughter, Amy (Tom) Carlisle; stepson, John Hobbs; grandson, Garrett Brummel; step-granddaughter, Addison Carlisle; father, Gerald Brummel; brother, Randy Brummel; and several cousins and loved ones. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. today with Brother Mike Adams Sr. and Brother Gary Bourgeois officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Gilda's Club of Nashville.

Hibbett and Hailey Funeral Home


Fitzgerald, Heloise Whitlow 'Wootsie'

NASHVILLE - Heloise Whitlow "Wootsie" Fitzgerald died

March 9, 2003, at her residence. She was preceded in death by a sister; and three brothers. Survivors include her son, Delbert Fitzgerald; daughters, Mary (Prentice) Bryant and Regina (Tracy) Bowers; sisters, Kathryn (Curtis) Shelton and Thelma Burnley; six grandchildren; one great-grandson; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The family offers special thanks to Alive Hospice. Visitation with the family will be held 6-7 p.m. today at Lake Providence M.B. Church, 5891 Nolensville Road. A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. today at the church with Pastor H. Bruce Maxwell as eulogist. Interment will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Greenwood Cemetery.

Patton Brothers Funeral Directors


Gibbons, Virginia Lovelace

LEBANON - Virginia Lovelace Gibbons, 85, died March 9, 2003. She was preceded in death by her son, Robert Wesley Gibbons. Survivors include her sons, Leonard Russell (Eupha), James Edward, Floyd "Tommy" (Wanda) and Larry Eugene (Bonnie), all of Lebanon; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; nephew, Phillip (Linda) Gibbons of Lebanon; and aunt, Freda Hawkins of Memphis. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. today with the Rev. Marion Caruthers officiating.

Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home


Green, John W.

NOLENSVILLE - District Chief John W. Green, 56, of the Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department died March 10, 2003. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Green; other family members, Hal (Stacey) Andrews, Julie (Jim) Knestrick, Kelly Andrews, Booth (Kurt) Kammann and family; sister, Becky (Bill) Garrigan; niece, Emily Garrigan; and nephew, Kelly Garrigan. A funeral service will be conducted 2:30 p.m. today with Presley Hughes and Larry Quinn officiating. Visitation will be held 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. today. Interment will be in Triune Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be Metropolitan Nashville Fire Department and Nolensville Volunteer Fire Department. Active pallbearers will be Hal Andrews, Jim Knestrick, Kurt Kammann, David White, Harry Breece and Jim Holzemer.

Woodbine Funeral Home


Grimes, Priscilla D.C.

NASHVILLE - Sister Priscilla D.C. Grimes, 71, died March 10, 2003. Survivors include her mother, Irene Bowman of Evansville, Ind.; and aunt, Louise Farrar of Terre Haute, Ind. She was a member of the Daughters of Charity and served in the administration at St. Thomas Hospital. A wake service will be held Wednesday in Evansville, Ind. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday in Evansville.

Marshall Donnelly Combs Funeral Home


Gunn, James 'Jim'

NASHVILLE - James "Jim" Gunn, 63, died March 9, 2003. Survivors include her daughter, Jamie Gunn; son, James (Susan) Gunn; five grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and sister, Virginia Burke. A funeral service will be conducted 10:30 a.m. today with Wendell Byrd officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. Dr. Burton Sanders will serve as honorary pallbearer. Family and friends will serve as active pallbearers.

Woodbine Funeral Home


Holt-Reynolds, Diane

FRANKLIN - Dr. Diane Holt-Reynolds died Feb. 28, 2003, in Norman, Okla. She was born May 14, 1951, in Atlanta. She was an associate professor of instructional leadership and academic curriculum in the College of Education at the University of Oklahoma. Survivors include her parents, the Rev. Lew and Vivian Reynolds; sister, Valerie Granade; beloved niece, Leslie Diane Granade; and loving family members in other states. A memorial service will be conducted 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Judson Baptist Church with Dr. Paul Brown officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to the OU Foundation, Scholarship Fund, in memory of Dr. Diane Holt-Reynolds.

Harpeth Hills Funeral Home


Johnson, James William

NASHVILLE - Dr. James William Johnson, 70, died March 9, 2003. Survivors include his sons, Robert Evans (Julia) and Joseph Wilson (Nancy); daughters, Roberta (Steven) Johnson Kress, Sara (George) Johnson Niedringhaus of London; grandchildren, Claire Evans, Caroline Elizabeth, Sarah Bradshaw, James Wilson, Stephen Philip, Mary Harris and Camden Grace Johnson, and Reed Frierson Kress. Dr. Johnson was born Sept. 30, 1932, in Memphis, the only child of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Wilson Johnson. He received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Vanderbilt University. He practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Nashville for more than 30 years. He also served as medical director for Plasma Alliance, now known as Aventis Bio-Services Inc. He was a member of the Tennessee Medical Association and the American Medical Association. He served on the vestry of St. David's Episcopal Church for many years and was a member of Belle Meade Country Club. Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. today at St. David's Episcopal Church. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. today at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. David's Episcopal Church.

Marshall Donnelly Combs


Parrish, Herbert Lee

MADISON - Herbert Lee Parrish, 85, died March 8, 2003. Survivors include his wife, Dixie Pegram Parrish; son, Donald (Carole) Parrish; daughters, Judith A. Story-Hoehne and Dixie Lee (Richard) Atwood; sisters, Gertude Curtis, Louise Lacy and Lorraine Jones; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Horace Lee and Icey Gertrude Wray Parrish. Mr. Parrish was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, a retired electrician and 50-year member of the IBEW Local No. 429. A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. today with the Rev. Bill Williamson officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held 9-11 a.m. today. Pallbearers will be Neal Parrish, Andrew Atwood, Kenneth, Joey and Randy Jones and Rick Davis.

Madison Funeral Home


Person, Bertha Mai

NASHVILLE - Bertha Mai Person, 88, died March 8, 2003. Survivors include her sons, Robert and Albert Person of Nashville, Ray Person of Dublin, Ohio; daughters-in-law, Ruby and Mary Person of Nashville, and Jane Person of Pensacola, Fla.; grandchildren, Whitney Person of Miami, Maria, Robert Jr., Angela, Julius, Albert Jr. (deceased), Clarence Person, Kimberly Foster, all of Nashville, Verilyn Greene, Michael Simmons, Tara Norris and Kimberly Walker of Atlanta; 22 great-grandchildren; beloved friend, Jean Gibson of Dublin, Ohio; and many devoted relatives and friends. Family visitation will be held 5:30-7 p.m. today at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, 1307 Ireland St. A funeral service will be conducted 7 p.m. today at the church with the Rev. Leslie Davis officiating. Interment will be Thursday in Greenwood Cemetery.

Smith Brothers Funeral Directors Inc.


Phelps, Clyde W.

NASHVILLE - Clyde W. Phelps died March 7, 2003. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Mae. Survivors include his brother, Fines (Lillie Mae) Phelps of Columbus, Ga.; children, Lum (Pauline) Phelps, Shelba (Burley Sr.) Nelson and Constance R. Wilson, all of Nashville, and Carl (Freda) Phelps of Paducah, Ky., and Barbara (Joseph III) Walton of Madison; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; seven nieces; three nephews; and a host of other family and friends. Interment will be 12:30 p.m. today in Barr's Chapel C.M.E. Church Cemetery, Paris.

Johnson's House of Atena


Schuil, Rembertus S.P.

FRANKLIN/NASHVILLE - Dr. Rembertus S.P. Schuil died March 2, 2003. Mr. Schuil, a native of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and a retired dentist from Nashville, died in Bell Buckle. Survivors include his children, Friesia of Bellevue and Remmie of Ojai, Calif.; and stepsons, Greg and David Keith of New Market, Ala., and his wife, Jennifer of Franklin. After retiring as a dentist, Dr. Schuil was employed by MTSU as special projects coordinator. He worked on the development of a fifth major airport in the United States that would also accommodate a high-speed passenger rail system providing service to 85 percent of the total U.S. population, all within a 600-mile radius of Nashville. His commitment to this project continued until his death. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Rem S.P. Schuil Memorial Fund at First Community Bank of Bedford County, P.0. Box 1027, Shelbyville, TN 37130. A memorial service will be held 4:30 p.m. today.

Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home, Murfreesboro


Tacogue, Tranquilino Pagalaman 'Jun' Jr.

NASHVILLE - Dr. Tranquilino Pagalaman "Jun" Tacogue Jr., 65, died March 8, 2003, at Vanderbilt Hospital. Survivors include his wife, Dr. Loyda Tacogue; sons, Ernest and Jesse Tacogue; daughters-in-law, Annabelle and Carey Tacogue; granddaughters, Caroline, Haley, Isabella and Courtney; and eight siblings in the Philippines. Dr. Tacogue, the son of the late Eugenia and T.P. Tacogue Sr., was born in the southern part of the Philippines Sept. 9, 1937. A memorial service will be held 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Cathedral of the Incarnation, 2001 West End Ave. Active pallbearers will be Dr. Pepito Salcedo, Dr. Edmundo Magpantay, Dr. Giog Sing Po, Dr. Abelardo Manalac, Dr. Arnulfo Agbunag and Dr. Enrico Ricafort. Honorary pallbearers will be Hector Wilwayco, Dr. Raymond Burk, Dr. John Kelley Wright, Dr. Richard Schneider, Dr. John Lee and Dr. David Raiford. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, (800)822-6344; or Organ and Tissue Donations, 1714 Hayes St., 327-2037. Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m. Thursday with the rosary being said at 7 p.m.

Marshall Donnelly Combs


Walters, Bobbie N.

HENDERSONVILLE - Bobbie N. Walters, 75, died March 10, 2003. Survivors include her husband, D. Wayne Walters; son, Noel Dean Walters; daughters, Becky Jo Cheatham and Jeanne Umfleet; sisters, Sharron Proctor, Lila Lev and Louise Herrington; and seven grandchildren. A funeral service will be conducted 10 a.m. today with the Rev. Glenn Burks Officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson St., Nashville, TN 37203. Interment will be in National Cemetery at a later date.

Phillips-Robinson Co.


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