Obituaries - July 28, 2008

Alfred Nelson Modrall

Services for Mr. Modrall will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home. Interment will be at Wilson County Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.

Mr. Modrall, 91, died on July 26, 2008. He was retired from Bell South Telephone Company and RCA at Cape Canaveral, Cocoa Beach, Fla. After retiring, he was employed with Wal-Mart in Lebanon. His many hobbies were gardening, yard work and his music. He was a member of the Masons for 50 years and an active member of the First Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Lee Modrall and his wife, Mable Phillips Modrall. Survived by: sisters, Alene Claxton and Loretta [Falton] Freeman; daughters, Patsy Modrall and Christina [Mitch] Liss; son, Jimmy [Priscilla] Modrall of Florida; step-son, Wallace [Rose] Braid; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Tom Phillips, Tom Hancock, Brian Keith, Randall Keith, Bubba Phillips, Butch Hanson and Mike Kurtz. Honorary pallbearers are the Volunteer Sunday School Class of the First Baptist Church.

James L. White

Services for Mr. White will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Ronnie Armistead officiating. Interment will follow in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. on Monday, July 28, and from 9 a.m. until service time on Tuesday.

Mr. White, 77, of Lebanon passed away at his home on Saturday, July 26, 2008.

He was a member of the Assembly of God and retired from Toshiba. During his life he had also worked in construction.

He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Mae Rigsby White, his three sisters and seven brothers.

Survived by: wife, Rose Harwell White; children, James Roger [Diana] White, Barbara [Ronnie] Armistead; Vickie [Gary] Bush and Joe [Pam] White; 7 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Roger White, Joe White, Randy White, Allen Bentley, Junior Schaffner and Derek Woodard. Honorary pallbearer will be Gary Bush.

 

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