Obituaries - December 31, 2008

Willie Dee 'Bill' Andrews

Interment with military honors will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2 in South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth, Fla. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Babione Funeral Home in Boca Raton, Fla.

Mr. Andrews, 87, of Boca Raton, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2008. He was born in Norene to the late James Wilson and Dessie Mae Arnold Andrews. He served in the US Navy during WW II as First Class Gunners Mate on the USS TExas. He was former owner of Andrews and Rohm Air Conditioning Company and a retired member of Local Union 725. He was former vice commander of American Legion Post 245 and a member of the VFW.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Frances Flick; brothers, Clifton, Lily Vincent, Sam and Bob Andrews; and sisters, Maggie Andrews and Minnie Pearl Vandiver.

Survivors include: wife of 66 years, Ethel Betty Andrews; children, David (Donna) and Robert (Diane) Andrews, both of Boca Raton; sister, Edna Moser of Norene; grandchildren, Michael David and David Leo Andrews, Chuck and Timothy Flick, Debbie Pollock and Robert and Terry Skerritt; other grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews; and extended family, Donna and Chris McHugh of Coral Springs, Fla. and their children, Jason and Jennifer McHugh.

Obit courtesy of Hunter Funeral Home.

Garry Phillip Dossett

Services for Mr. Dossett will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2 at Bond Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Lane Fordham officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Dossett, 56, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2008. He was a member of Green Hill Church and a fire sprinkler designer.

Survivors include: wife, Kenna Armentrout Dossett of Mt. Juliet; parents, David and Pat Houk Dossett of Louisville, Ky.; son, Phillip (Dena) Dossett of Louisville; brother, Michael Dossett of Los Angeles, Calif.; sister, Sandra Wilkinson of Louisville; and grandchildren, Cassie and Sarah Dossett.

Adrienne Dauberman Fletcher

Services for Mrs. Fletcher will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31 at Epiphany Episcopal Church in Lebanon. Visitation will be noon until the service at the church.

Mrs. Fletcher, 30, of Dallas, Ga., died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008. She was a graduate of Lebanon High School and attended Middle Tennessee State University. She was a longtime employee at the Lebanon O'Charley's and a member of Oasis Family Church in Dallas.

She was preceded in death by grandparents, George and Georgia Bowes.

Survivors include: parents, Douglas and Sharon Dauberman of Lebanon; brother, Douglas “Roy” Dauberman; children, Ayden, Mason and Emily; grandparents, Clifford and Barbara Dauberman of Mill Hall, Pa.; and many, many friends.

Charles Kolbe

Services for Mr. Kolbe will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 1 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with the Revs. Terry Cathey and Joe Coleman officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m. to the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Kolbe, 64, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008 at Quality Care in Lebanon. He was the son of the late John Clinton and Eva Pulley Kolbe. He was a graduate of Lebanon High School and MTSU and also attended Cumberland University. He was a member of Barton's Creek Baptist Church. He taught and was an assistant football coach at LHS, was a firefighter with the City of Lebanon and worked for TDOT.

He retired as an auditor with US Dept. of Child Support Enforcement with 27 years service, was an OVC football official for 25 years and a TSSAA official for 30 years.

He was preceded in death by parents; and brother-in-law, Ed Allison.

Survivors include: wife of 41 years, Brenda Locke Kolbe; sisters, Dorothy (J.W.) Thompson of Lebanon and Emma Mrytle Allison of Jackson; and brothers, John (Ann) and Robert (Charlotte) Kolbe, both of Donelson, Bill (Ruth) Kolbe of Madison and Gerald Kolbe of Lebanon.

Pallbearers will be Terry, Justin, Jeffery and John Callis, Clark and Daniel Sampson and Eddie and Danny Fowler. Honorary pallbearers will be Julian Sampson, Bruce Skeen, Randy Johnson, Bob Byrd, Tony Shelton and Jack Kolbe.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

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