Obituaries - March 12, 2009

<b> Steven Alan Eza </b>

Services for Mr. Eza will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 13 at Disyal Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Schaffner with Bros. Donnie Hatcher and Keith Envo eulogists. Interment will be in Mt. Lebanon Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Eza, 55, of Hermitage, died Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at Summit Medical Center.

He was preceded in death by father, John Eza.

Survivors include: wife, Virginia Eza of Lebanon; mother, Fran Eza of Georgia; daughter, Erica Eza of Nashville; step-children, Michelle, Marcus and Brittney Kirkendoll, all of Lebanon; brothers, John (Jan) Eza of Virginia and Doug (Barb) Eza of Georgia; five grandchildren; and friends, Dave Garrett and Dewayne Giles.

Pallbearers will be Dave Garrett, Dewayne Giles, Doug Eza and Marcus Kirkendoll.

Disyal Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

<b> Billie Trice Reeks Hatcher </b>

Services for Mrs. Hatcher will be 11 a.m. Friday, March 13 at Partlow Funeral Chapel with Dr. Larry Locke and Frank Dudley officiating and singing by Curry Dudley. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Hatcher, 87, of Lebanon and formerly of Ashland City, died Tuesday, March 10, 2009. She was a member of College Hills Church of Christ and before that College Street Church of Christ; She was a Cumberland University alumnus, a member of the Tuesday Morning Ladies Bible Class at the church and active in a number of other church programs. She was a retail associate in women's fashions at Mary Lee's Style Shop and Donna Fashion Boutique in Lebanon.

She was preceded in death by parents, Sam A. and Nelle Trice Reeks; husband, John Richard Hatcher Jr.; son, James Clair "Jimmy" Hatcher; brother, Sam Reeks Jr.; and sister, Margaret Reeks Hansen.

Survivors include: son, Sam (Teresa) Hatcher; granddaughters, Kalyn Shelly and Karah (Ryan) Sprouse; niece, Margo Reeks Haizlip; nephew, Bill Hansen; and sister-in-law, Mrs. Sam Reeks Jr; and friends Saundra Shabazz, Pat Woody, Pauline Smith, Melissa Griffin and Tracy Webb.
Pallbearers will be Don Scott, John Bryan, Bill and Jimmy McDowell, Dr. Jeff Hazelwood, Anthony Linn, Chalres Bone and Monty Mires.

The family requests charitable contributions be made to the Jimmy Hatcher Memorial Scholarship at Cumberland University in memory of Mrs. Hatcher.

Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

<b> Martha Johnson </b>

Services for Mrs. Johnson will be noon Saturday, March 14 at McNairy Hill UPB Church in Nashville with Eld. John Gassoway officiating. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the service at the church.

Mrs. Johnson, 50, of Castalian Springs, died Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at Sumner Regional Medical Center. She owned her own candle business.

Survivors include: husband of 30 years, Ricky Johnson; daughters, Anglia and Kim Johnson; sons, Richard, Alvin and Jonathan Johnson; mother, Susie Davis; mother-in-law, Harriette Smith; grandmother-in-law, Bertha Gassoway; brothers, Jimmy Buford and Henry and Alvin Davis; sister, Sandra Davis; and other relatives and friends.

Hellum Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Log in or sign up to post comments.