Obituaries – April 2, 2008

Eloise McIntyre Johnston

Services for Mrs. Johnston will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 3 at Partlow Funeral Chapel. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 2-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Johnston, 88, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at Cedars Health Care. She and her husband served several United Methodist Churches throughout Middle Tennessee from the late 1950s to the mid 1980s. She was a member of Good Hope United Methodist Church and a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by parents, Harris and Mamie McIntyrre; husband of 68 years, Rev. Otis Johnston Sr.; and sister, Willie Harris Martin. Survivors include: sons, Otis Johnston Jr. of Riddleton, Tenn., Rodney (Anne Marie) Johnston of Pattersonville, N.Y. and Gary (Debbie) Johnston of Lebanon; daughter, Beverly (Jim) Henderson of Lebanon; twin sister, Louise Martin of Lebanon; 16 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

Ronald James Kittrell

Services for Mr. Kittrell were held Monday, March 31, at Anthony Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Jones Sr. officiating. Interment was in Dixon Springs Cemetery.

Mr. Kitttrell, 63, of Lafayette, died Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Sumner Regional Medical Center. He was a member of Hartsville Lodge No. 113 F&AM and served as Pastmaster.

He was preceded in death by wife, Betty Jean Kittrell; and brother, Bobby Key Kittrell. Survivors include: daughter, Rhonda (Larry) Lampley of Lafayette; stepdaughters, Evelyn Whittaker and Vivian (Charles) Jones, both of Lafayette; grandchildren, Zackrey, Dakota and Haley Lampley; step-grandchildren, Shane Jones, Tifney Sexton and Casey Whittaker; brother, Jerry (Valeda) Kittrell of Mt. Juliet; and sister, Carolyn (Barry) Young of Lebanon.

Pallbearers were Casey Whittaker, Shane Jones, Gerry and Donnie Holland, and Barry Young.

Trisha Marie Meador

Services for Ms. Meador will be 10 a.m. Saturday, April 5 at St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 8 a.m. until the service at the church.
Ms. Meador, 27, died Feb. 8, 2008.

She was preceded in death by brother, Christopher Meador; and grandmother, Marie Meador. Survivors include: mother, Susan (William) Pykosh of Lebanon; father, Michael Meador; and sisters, Rachele and Rebekah Pykosh.

Sellars Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Wanda Kay Phillips

Services for Mrs. Phillips will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 3 at Round Lick Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Mayle officiating. Interment will be in Jones Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and noon-1:30 p.m. Thursday at Hunter Funeral Home.

Mrs. Phillips, 65, of Watertown, died Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at NHC Healthcare in Murfreesboro. She was a homemaker and secretary and member of Round Lick Baptist Church.

She was preceded n death by parents, Carl Judson and Lois Young Lasater; and son, Chris Phillips. Survivors include: daughter, Dianna Phillips of Watertown; sons, Troy (Kathy) and Jeff Phillips, both of Watertown; grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Dalton and Justin; the children's father, Paul Philli ps of Murfreesboro; sister, Linda (Norris) Johnson of Florence, Ky.; and nephew, Brett Johnson of Princeton, N.J.

Ned Lee Seay Jr.

Services for Mr. Seay will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 3 at Market Street Church of Christ with Bro. David Meek officiating and Bro. Larry Elliot as Eulogist. Bro. Michael Neal will be the song leader. Interment will be in Mt. Lebanon Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be noon until the service Thursday.

Mr. Seay, 53, died Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Cedars Health Care Center. He was a member of the James Reeves Fishing Club and loved to fish, he was a 1972 graduate of Lebanon High School and was employed by Lebanon Woolen Mills for 25 years. He was a member of Market Street Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by parents, Mary Elizabeth and Ned Lee Seay Sr. Survivors include: wife, Linda Dianne Seay; son, Dexter Lee Seay; godson, KeJuan Cason; sister, Judith Shannon; brothers, Lillard (Glenda) and Andrew (Narissa) Seay, both of Lebanon; sisters-in-law, Hattie (James) Robertson and Cynthia Crudup, both of Lebanon; brothers-in-law, William, Donnie, Dale and James Earl Anderson, all of Lebanon; uncle, Jesse Coe Whitley of Indianapolis, Ind.; uncle-in-law, James (Nikki) Johnson of Baltimore, Md.; aunt-in-law, Opal Nelson of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and many other family members and friends.
Disyal Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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