Obituaries for April 29, 2010

Fannie Louise Calhoun
Services for Ms. Calhoun will be noon Saturday, May 1 at St. John M. B. Church in Hartsville with the Rev. C. F. Hartwell and the Rev. Denzil Bryant officiating. Interment will be in Hartsville Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at Carr-Hellum Funeral Home and 11 a.m. until the service Saturday at the church.
Ms. Calhoun, 78, of Houston, Texas and formerly of Hartsville, died Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Trousdale County Medical Center.
Survivors include: children, Joyce Logue and Thomas Lee (Beverly) Calhoun; grandchildren, Cynthia and Troy Claiborne, Anita Stafford, Richille Groves and Christopher, Tralonia and Cedrick Calhoun; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Carr-Hellum Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Williard Hodges
Services for Mr. Hodges will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 30, at Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Mayle and Carl Russell officiating. Interment will be Wilson County Memorial Park. Visitation will be Thursday, April 29, from 2-8 p.m. and prior to services Friday.
Mr. Hodges, 93, of Watertown, died Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at Cedars Health Care. He was a farmer and mechanic. Mr. Hodges was a member Round Lick Baptist Church and 50 year member of Comer Lodge No. 417 F&AM.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Elizabeth Hodges; parents, Sidney Addison and Nettie Mae Stewart Hodges; sister, Mildred Hodges and brothers, Sid Hodges and William Edward Hodges Sr.
Survivors include: daughter, Doris Baines of Gallatin and Linda (David) Dunn of Watertown; son, Ralph (Pam Sevy) Hodges of Nashville; grandchildren, Gail (J.R.) Robinson of Gallatin, Terri Long of Puerto Rico and Elizabeth Ann (Tommy) Wiser of Arrlington, Texas; four great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; brother, Ray (Marty) Hodges of Lebanon; brother-in-law, Richard Cassetty of Watertown and nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Carl Russell, Leslie Cassetty, Danny Hall, Anthony Hall, Kenneth Wayne Givan and Billy Reeder.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Michael McPherson
Services for Mr. McPherson will be 6 p.m. Thursday, April 29 at Bond Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Paul Shields officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 4 at Wesleyan Church in Beaver Dams, N.Y.
Mr. McPherson, 52, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, April 26, 2010. He was owner of Jim's Handyman Service.
He was preceded in death by parents, Ralph and Jane Weber McPherson; brother, Jack McPherson; and grandson, Ryan Smith.
Survivors include: wife, Sharon McPherson; sons, Brian Benjamin and Robert (Lisa) Smith; daughters, Michelle McPherson and Kristy (Greg) Nehring; sisters, Mary Jane (Denny) Stewart, Barbara (Robert) Mullaney, Margaret (Gary) Brooks, Sylvia (George) McChesney and Pamela (William) Green; brothers, Ralph (Susan), Charles Lee, Dale (Patti), Robert Louis, Mark (Tina), John Henry (Darcy) and Jeffery (Mona) McPherson; grandchildren, Ethan Benjamin, Sierra McPherson, Tyler Waldrum, Stephen and Nicole Smith and Brittaney and Daniel Nehring; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, c/o Betty Adams, 14270 Lebanon Road, Old Hickory, 37138 or St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, 38105.
Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Sarah B. Yeshilian
Memorial services for Mrs. Yeshilian will be held in Massachusetts.
Mrs. Yeshilian, 93, of Alexandria, died Monday, April 26, 2010 at The Pavilion in Lebanon. She was a bookeeper.
She was preceded in death by husband, Michael Yeshilian Sr.; parents, Joseph and Queenie Sanigian; and sisters, Alice Barsham and Madeline Zululian.
Survivors include: daughter, Jeanne (Bob) Lawson of Alexandria; sons, Michael (Gwendolyn) Yeshilian Jr. of Saugus, Mass. and Joseph Yeshilian of Melrose, Mass.; brother, Joseph Saunders of Auburn, Mass.; and nieces and nephews.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.


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