Larry Dean Ashlock, age 50 of Gallatin, passed away Friday, October 23, 2020. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, October 27th at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Church, 639 South Water Avenue (in the Southgate Shopping Center), Gallatin, TN 37066, with Bro. Chris Rouse officiating. Visitation will be Monday, October 26th from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Family Heritage Funeral Home, 100 Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066.
Suzette “Suzie” Henry, age 79 of Gallatin, passed away Friday, October 23, 2020. Celebration of Life Service will be Tuesday, October 27th at 6:00 p.m. at Family Heritage Funeral Home, with Bro. Tim Singleton officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 27th from 3:00 p.m. until time of service at 6:00 p.m.
James E. Cooper, age 83 of Gallatin, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020. Graveside Service will be Monday, October 26th at 2:00 p.m. at Sumner Memorial Gardens, with Rev. John Casey officiating and family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be at Family Heritage Funeral Home from 11:30 a.m. until time to leave for the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. The family respectfully asks that everyone who attends the visitation and/or service wear a mask (masks are available at the funeral home).
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Michael Steven Helms, age 57 of Hendersonville, TN (formerly of Bowling Green, KY) passed away on Monday, October 19th, 2020 after a courageous and private battle with Cancer. Mike was born to Ruth Helms and Bob Helms of Bowling Green KY.
Terry “TJ” Bergman, age 56 of Gallatin passed away October 16, 2020. Terry was born on October 5, 1964 in Mountain View, California to the late Melvin Leo Bergman and the late Marilyn Helene Mock Bergman. Terry had a free spirit and a heart of gold, would do anything to help a friend. He was a wonderful dad to Miranda, a great brother and friend. Terry loved playing guitar and moved to Tennessee from California to follow his dream of being a musician, and he became the bass guitar player in a band called Electric Blue shortly after he arrived in TN. Growing up in Newark, California he spent a lot of time boating, water skiing, at the beach and he also enjoyed scuba diving. The first home he bought was in the Santa Cruz Mountains in California so that he could be in the mountains and by the ocean. He always enjoyed being around water and boats, at lakes and the ocean. He loved the outdoors. After moving to Tennessee, he decided to become a Marine Mechanic, which allowed him to spend his workdays around lakes and boats. Prior to that when he was in California, he had a variety of businesses including a restaurant repair company, auction company, and others. Terry was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was stationed in Biloxi, Mississippi. Terry is survived by his daughter, Miranda Bergman of Gallatin; brother, Lee Bergman of Nevada; sister, Jayne Dower (Tom) of Florida; nieces Carissa Bergman and Lauren Bergman; nephews, Chris Dower and Danny Dower; and Miranda’s mother, Deborah Bergman. In accordance with his wishes, Terry was cremated and a celebration to honor his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers arrangements have been made for a College Trust fund for his daughter Miranda, as she was the center of his world and he will not be able to be here for her; donations may be sent to Edward Jones FBO of Miranda Bergman, 879 Greenlea Blvd, Suite 104 Gallatin, TN 37066. Arrangements Entrusted To: Sumner Funeral & Cremation, Gallatin (615)452-9059 www.sumnerfuneral.com
Rickey Denson, Jr., age 45 of Scottsville, KY, passed away October 8, 2020 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Rickey was born on November 29, 1974 in Houma, Louisiana. He was born and raised in Houma and graduated from H.L. Bourgeois High School in 1992. He is survived by his wife, Bridgett Denson; children, Katelyn Elizabeth Denson, Dylan Dean Denson and Madeline Gail Denson; parents, Rickey Denson, Sr. and Donna Denson; sister, Tammy Denson Credeur; brother-in-law, Troy Joseph Credeur; nephews, Tanner John Credeur and Tye Joseph Credeur; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins. Rickey was cremated and there are no services planned at this time. Arrangements Entrusted To: Sumner Funeral & Cremation, Gallatin, TN (615)452-9059 www.sumnerfuneral.com
Kimberly Dawn Winters, 54, of White House passed away Sunday, October 18, 2020 at her home. She was born August 15, 1966 in Nashville, Tennessee to Paul O'Kelley and Wanda Pat Shoemake O'Kelley. She worked as a homemaker and was the matriarch of her family. She hosted all of the family parties and holidays and cooked and decorated everything with care and love. Her special touch that she added to everything will be greatly missed. She is preceded in death by her sister, Diedre Curtis. She is survived by her husband of 34-1/2 years, Donald Winters; son, Peyton Winters; daughters, Heather (Dustin) Sellards and Tiffany (Bo) Munday, all of White House, TN; father, Paul O'Kelley, Gallatin, TN; mother, Pat Scott, Nashville, TN; 5 grandchildren, Shaelyn, Brock, Dalton, Adrian and Bennett. Funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 1pm in the chapel of Austin and Bell Funeral Home in White House. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation is planned for Wednesday, October 21, 2020 4-8pm and Thursday, October 22, 2020 10am until the hour of the service at the funeral home. ARRANGEMENTS ENTRUSTED TO AUSTIN & BELL 533 Highway 76 White House, TN 37188 (615)672-5000 www.austinandbell.com
Charles M. Kennedy, of Franklin, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020. He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles Mayburn and Alice Kennedy; one sister, Karen Kindig. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Susan; two sons, Charles “Mark” Kennedy (Robyn), Michael Kennedy (Mary); five grandchildren, Ryan Kennedy, Garrison Kennedy, Charles “Mac” Kennedy, Julia Kennedy, Owen Kennedy. Charles worked for Nashville Electric Service for 32 years where he retired as Systems Control Manager. Aside from his professional career he enjoyed golf, cooking, wood working and spending time with family. He was a family man having never met a stranger and would help anyone in need. He and Susan were members of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Charles will be missed by all those who knew him and loved him. Visitation for Charles will be held at Spring Hill Funeral Home, 5110 Gallatin Road, Nashville, TN, 37216 on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 from 4 PM until 8 PM and again on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from Noon until 2 PM at which time a Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be conducted from the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Historic Spring Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Spring Hill Funeral Home and Cemetery, a Nashville landmark since 1785 “Where Nashville Comes to Remember”
Leslie Faye Mullins, age 59 of Gallatin, passed away Friday, October 16, 2020. There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date. Ms. Mullins was born July 1, 1961 in Rutherford County. She is preceded in death by sister, Donna Keisler. She is survived by son, Westley Reid (Matthew Dolan) of Murfreesboro; daughter, Mindy Bryant (Jeff) of Mt. Juliet; sisters, Ellien Anderson of Gallatin and Martha Martin (Ed) of Colorado; brothers, George Parker of Florida and Richard Parker of Tennessee; and 2 grandchildren, Seth Bryant and Raelynn Faye Bryant. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored to assist the family.
Mary Jo Austin, age 70 of Hendersonville, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020. Mrs. Austin was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Mary Nalls; daughter, Terri Lynn Surji. She is survived by sons, Troy (Tammie) Hedgecoth and Trinity Hedgecoth; sisters, Sheila Pierce and Pam Taylor; b…
Horace Walton Garrison, Jr., age 74 of Cottontown, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, October 20th at 12:00 noon in the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home, with Bro. Walt Warren officiating. Visitation will be Monday, October 19th from 1:00 until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, October 20th from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 12:00 noon. Interment will follow at Crestview Memorial Gardens, with Horace Walton Garrison III, Allan Crooks, Jim Hinton, Don Rippy, Billy Rippy, and Danny Rippy serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Joe Hinton, Morse Conyer, Miller Johnson, Earl Russell and Jeff Goad.
Mary Joan Taylor, 87, of Hendersonville, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020. Preceded in death by her parents; Daniel and Margaret (Shisler) Looker. Survived by her husband Donald of 70 years, children; Mike Taylor (Beverly) of Hendersonville and Diann Taylor Rausch (Edward) of Omaha,…
Sam W. Young of Hendersonville passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020 in Nashville, TN. Sam was the son of the late Sam W. and Rebecca Vaden Young. He is survived by his loving wife Dolores Wehby Young; son Tim Young (Jeanette); daughter Hope Young; grandchildren Ben Young (Holly), Bethan…
Lynn M. Meyer, age 77 of Nashville, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2020. Memorial Service will be Saturday, October 17th at 12:00 noon at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 800 Bellevue Road, Nashville, TN 37221, with Rev. Phillip Young officiating. Visitation will be Saturday, October 17th from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at 12:00 noon at the church.
Vader Thomas Stultz, 78, of Gallatin Tennessee, passed away peacefully with his wife and daughter by his side on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 from respiratory failure and complications caused by Covid-19. He was born on January 22, 1942 on a family farm near Bloomfield, Missouri to Henry Thomas Stultz and Blanche Alice (Harper) Stultz Avery who precede him in death. He married Wanda Lee Niehaus of Dexter, Missouri on April 24, 1964 in St. Louis, Missouri and she survives. He is also survived by one daughter, Dawn Denise Stultz Kingsley and a son-in-law, John William “Billy” Kingsley and three grandsons John Thomas Harper Kingsley, William Kendrick Lee Kingsley and John William Kingsley III, along with one sister, Bonnie Cooper of Dexter, Missouri and with numerous Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.
George T. Stamps, Sr. passed away Oct. 7th. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Teresa (Smith), his children Cathey Stamps (Laurie Oswald), Tom Stamps (Kathy), Greg Stamps (Kerrey), Amy Billings (John), 10 adoring grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren (and counting).
Charles William Cox entered this world in Gallatin, TN on January 13, 1940 then opened his eyes for the first time in the presence of Jesus on October 10, 2020. Charles was a humble man with a huge heart. He loved animals, flower gardening, reading, music, Vanderbilt baseball, Green Wave f…
Vincent “VJ” Raymond Ciesielski Jr., age 29 of Hendersonville, TN passed away on October 4, 2020. VJ was born July 29, 1991 in Baltimore, MD. He is preceded in death by grandparents, Freddie and Patricia Lomineck. He is survived by Father, Vinnie (Beth, wife) Ciesielski; Mother, Tina Hlad an…
Karen Anne Fultz, 64, of Goodlettsville, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Born on December 14, 1955, in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, to the late John H. Davis and Patricia Gray Davis
Glenn Allen Sherron, age 61 of Bethpage, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020. There will be a Private Service for the family. Mr. Sherron was born October 21, 1958 in Fountain Head, TN. He is survived by his parents, Clarence Maynard Sherron and Patsy Marie Graves Sherron of Westmoreland; sons, Ryan Ellis Sherron (Stephanie) of Shelbyville and Daniel Elliott Sherron (Maria) of Chicago; sister, Marilyn Graves of Knoxville; and 3 grandchildren, Zayden Sherron, Henry Sherron, and Noelanie Sherron. Mr. Sherron worked for the Welcome Center in Franklin, KY, Gibson Guitar, and Donnelley Printing. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored with arrangements.
Anita Kathleen “Kathy” Pippin, age 65 of Bethpage, passed away Monday, October 5, 2020. Funeral Service will be Friday, October 9th at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home, with Pastor Jim Cubic officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, October 8th from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.…
Louise Gillihan, age 95, of Portland, TN, passed away on Monday, October 5th, 2020. There will be a private graveside service for the family with Bro. David Andrews officiating. Louise was born on February 7th, 1925 to W.T. Wheeler, Sr., and Martha (Suttle) Wheeler. In addition to her parent…