Obituaries – August 27, 2007

Mildred Smith Baker

Services for Mrs. Baker will be 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at Sellars Funeral Home with Brothers Bernie Zielsdorf and Danny Sellars. Interment will be Fairview Cemetery in Norene. Visitation will be Monday, Aug. 27, from 3-8 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 28, from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Wednesday, Aug. 29, from noon until service.

Mrs. Baker, 70, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007, at her home. She was a member of the Fairview Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter E. Baker; parents, Merritti Jack and Anna Belle White Travis; son-in-law; Roger Dale Brown and brother-in-law, Lee "Bo" McPeak.

Survivors include: children, Mary Brown, Nancy (Renn) Cottrell, James Steven Smith and Charles "Charley" Wayne (Vickie) Smith. all of Lebanon; step-sons, Robert and Ned Baker of Lebanon; step-daughter, Carmen Baker, of Lebanon; aunt, Aretha Oakley of Lebanon; 20 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three nieces and two nephews.

Pall bearers will be Charles "Dickey" Moss, Rodney Rogers, Daniel Dawson, Timothy Smith, Joseph Chaney and Jamie Irons.

Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements.

Dennis Michael Cain

Services for Mr. Cain will be conducted at a later date in Richmond, Mich.

Mr. Cain, 57, of Hermitage, died Friday, Aug. 24, 2007. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and served in Vietnam.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Edgar and Catherine Hardesty Cain.

Survivors include: wife, Mary Helzer; children, Tara (Jerred) Kaupp, Dale Cain and Kelly (Derrick) Evans; step-children, Michael Helzer, George Helzer and Theresa Helzer; sisters, Patricia (Benjamin) Webster and Gladys (David) Verbrugge; grandchildren, Bradley, Tanner, Juleana, Emma, Jake, Allison, Dylan, Paige and Olivia and step-grandchildren, Hailey and Cameron.

Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Bertha Rose Garrison McCulloch

Mrs. McCulloch was a wonderful mother, wife, sister and person. She was always wanting to help someone else. She was born July 1, 1936, to John Williams and Nannie Clara Garrison, and died at her daughters home in Lebanon on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2007. Mrs. McCulloch retired after 28 years from Wynns Precision in Lebanon and later set with the sick.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years Ed Carson McCulloch; son, Jackie Grandstaff; her parents, John Williams and Nannie Clara Garrison; brother, James Garrison and sister, Elsie Mae McGregor.

She is survived by her children, Debbie (Gary) Jones, of Lebanon, John (Darlene) McCulloch, of Lebanon, Phil (Alice) McCulloch, of Florida, and Susan (Nathan) Cox, of Lebanon. She had nine grandchildren, Gary Jones, Jr. and Melanie Jones, Dusty and Luke McCulloch, Mike and Rachel Smith, Kelly, Katlyn and P.J. McCulloch; and six great-grandchildren, Ashtyen, Chase, Brandon, Anthony, Paris and Daltine; brother, Hoyte (Lucille) Garrison of Alexandria; brother-in-law, Jerry (Connie) McCulloch; sister-in-law, Willie Mae Garrison; nieces, Judy Arms, Betty Robinson, Wanda Stoner and Angie Jill McCulloch; nephews, David McGregor, Ronnie Garrison and Jerry McCulloch.

Pallbearers will be David McGregor, Jerry McCulloch, Jr., Ronnie Garrison Gary Ribbons and Chris McDonald. Honorary Pallbearers will be Dr. Robert Bone, Amy Powers and the nurses and tech of Odyssey Health Care Burial will be at the Flatwood Cemetery.

Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Patricia Liddle Troupe

Services for Mrs. Troupe will be noon Tuesday, Aug. 28, at Victory Baptist Church with Caryl Strange officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 28, 10 a.m. until service.
Mrs. Troupe, 68, of Fairfield Glade, Tenn., died Saturday, Aug. 25, 2007.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Howard and Kathyrne Douglas Hearne.

Survivors include: husband, Fred Troupe of Fairfield Glade; daughter, Zana (Dennis) Walker of Mt. Juliet; son, Tommy (Jodee) Liddle of Kentucky; step-daughter, Cindy Romer of Mt. Juliet; step-son, Mike Troupe of Nashville; sisters, Linda (Carlos) Bickford, of Murfreesboro, and Nancy (J.D.) Dias, of Gallatin; brother, Vic (Pam) Hearne of Nashville; grandchildren, Amanda (Tony) Schroder and Shane Walker, and Gregg and Calandra Liddle and their mother, Sonya Liddle; step-grandchildren, Jason Romer, Madison Romer and Brandon Dodson; step-great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn Romer and Mrs. Troupe's cat, Kricket.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be made to The American Cancer Society, c/o Betty Adams, 14270 Lebanon Road, Old Hickory, TN 37138.

Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Jewell Lee Worley

Services for Mrs. Worley will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, at Hunter Funeral Home with Brother Javin Lawon officiating. Interment will be at Jones Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, Aug. 27, from 3-9 p.m. and Tuesday, Aug. 28, prior to the service.

Mrs. Worley, 78, of Watertown, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2007 at Lebanon Health and Rehab. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Worley; sons, Kenneth Waynick and Donald Ray Worley and parents, Grover Cleveland Jones and Pearl Norris Jones.

Survivors include: daughters, Frances Waynick, of Lebanon, and Margaret Ann Worley, of Watertown; grandchildren, Tracy (Jimmy) Hardeman, Daryle Corley and Donna Kay Waynick; six great-grandchildren and brother, Gus Jones of California.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.


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