Obituaries for July 28, 2010

A. Helen "Big Mama" Crudup-Clemmons
Services for Ms. Crudup-Clemmons will be 1 p.m. Thursday, July 29, at Hellum Funeral Home with Pastor Stanley Southall officiating. Interment will be in Rutland Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Ms. Crudup-Clemmons, 88, died Sunday, July 25, 2010 at her residence.
Survivors include: children, Alice (Asa) Hardin, Joann (Ernest) Gaines, Nora (James) Woods, Marjorie Black, Janelle, John "Peter," and Arthur "Sonny" Crudup; step-children, Veaudry, Roger H. (Mattie), Charles L. (Betty) and Buford Clemmons; 22 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; 30 step-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Hellum Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Wayne Holland
Services for Mr. Holland with military honors will be 11 a.m. Thursday, July 29, from the Hackett Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home with Wayne Miller officiating. Interment will be in Holland Family Cemetery in the Bagdad Community. Visitation will be at Sanderson in Kempville Wednesday from 3-8 p.m. and on Thursday after 9 a.m.
Mr. Holland, 63, of Mt. Juliet, died Monday, July 26, 2010, at his residence. Born Dillard Wayne Holland in the Bagdad Community of Jackson County, he was one of four children of Helen Louise Bray Holland of the Bagdad Community and the late Aaron Dillard “A.” Holland. On Jan. 11, 1968, at the Madison Church of Christ he was united in marriage by the late Dr. Ira North to the former Sandra Kaye “Sandy” Smith. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged on Aug. 28, 1968. He was a lifelong electrician and retired from Morgan Electric in Hendersonville. A 1965 graduate of Jackson County High School, he was a member of the Maple Hill Church of Christ in Lebanon.
He was preceded in death by brother, Charles Ralph Holland; his wife of 40 plus years, Sandra Holland.
Survivors include: his mother; daughter, Ashlee (Chance) Chance and their three children, Noah, Abby, and Thomas, all of Lebanon; sister, Kathy (fiancée James Barlow) Holland of Bagdad; brother, Randy (Jennifer) Holland and their son Dillon of Mt. Juliet; and nephew, Brandon (Gina) Holland of Gainesboro.

Daniel Lindsley
Services for Mr. Lindsley will be 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 30, at Trinity Family Church in Albuquerque, N.M. Interment will be in Vista Verde Memorial Park, Rio Rancho, N.M. Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. until the service Friday at the church.
Mr. Lindsley, 88, died Tuesday, July 20, 2010. He was born in Wilson County (Greenwood), and prior to retirement was a CPA with offices in Gallup, N.M. He was a naval aviation veteran of WWII.
Survivors include: nine children; 21 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and brothers, Joe Lindsley of Farmington, N.M. and Nat Lindsley of Lebanon.
Memorials may be made to Gideons International or charity of your choice.
Daniels Family Funeral Services, Albuquerque N.M. is in charge of arrangements.

Nina Claire Quinn
Services for Mrs. Quinn will be 10 a.m. Thursday, July 29, from the chapel of Moores  Funeral Home in Milledgeville, Ga. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Quinn, 80, of Gallatin, passed away Monday, July 26, 2010. She was born in Wrightsville, Ga. She graduated from Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville and worked as a Chemist for the University of Tennessee until her marriage in 1955.
She was preceded in death by her father, Louie E. Veal Sr. and brother, Ernest Veal.
Survivors include: husband, William “Bill” Quinn of Gallatin; mother, Nina Myrtle Frost Veal, of Georgia; sons, James (Kelly) Quinn of Conway, Alaska, Thomas (Melanie) Quinn of Lebanon, Joseph Quinn of Mt. Juliet, John (Rhonda) Quinn of Canton, Ga. and Timothy (Alyce) Quinn of Wirtz, Va.; daughter Gail (Jeff) Ellis of Cordele, Ga.; brother, Louie E. (Mary) Veal Jr. of Milledgeville; sisters, Coressa Hornsby of Milledgeville, Carole Veal of Macon, Ga., Cathy (Ed) Grant of Macon, Ga.; and grandchildren, Justin Vaden, Ryan Botts, Emiee Botts, Carson Oliver (Jonathan) and Drew Ellis.
Memorials may be made to Bethel Bible Village , PO Box 729, Hixson, Tenn. 37343 or Sumner Hospice 510 East Main Street, Gallatin, Tenn.  37066.
Local arrangements by Alexander Funeral Home.

Charles John Ritter
Services for Mr. Ritter will be 1 p.m. Friday, July 30, at Hunter Funeral Home with the Rev. Dickie Johnson and the Rev. Tim Diffenderfer officiating. Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, from 1-8 p.m. and Friday, July 30, from 11 a.m. until service time.
Mr. Ritter, 57, of the Commerce Community, died Saturday, July 24, 2010, after a long battle with cancer at Woodside Hospice in Pinellas Park, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Nancy Lynn Ritter; parents, ,Norbert N. and Frances Rippenger Ritter and brother, Bob Ritter.
Survivors include: wife, Patsy McKinney Ritter of Pinellas Park, Fla.; daughter, JoAnn (Michael) Penuel of Lebanon; grandchildren, Austin, Hannah and John Penuel; brothers, ,Norbert (Marty) Ritter of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Joe Ritter of Indiana; sister, Mary (Denney) Royse of Cincinnati, Ohio; Mothers-in-law, Nell McKinney of Watertown and Carolyn Eddy of Cincinnati, Ohio; sister-in-law, Carol (Ronnie) Ferrell of Lebanon and brother-in-law, Wayne (Susanne) McKinney of Lebanon.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

George Raymond Wright
Services for Mr. Wright will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 28, at Una Baptist Church. Interment will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.
Mr. Wright, 94, died Sunday, July 25, 2010. He was born in Donelson to William Alvin Sr. and Lena Pirtle Wright. He graduated from Donelson High School in 1935.  He was a WWII Army veteran of the 8th Division and served as a Technician Fourth Grade, cryptographer, radio operator and mechanic. He was in five major campaigns in Europe including Normandy, northern France, Rhineland, central Europe and the Battle of the Bulge. He worked for A&P Co. following the war and then became an aeronautical engineer with AVCO until retiring in 1979.
He was a member of Una Baptist Church for over 70 years, a deacon and a longtime Sunday School teacher of the Men's Bible class.
He was preceded in death by wife, Louise Rader Wright; brothers, Elmer Wright and W.A. Wright Jr.
Survivors include: brother, Doug (Betty) Wright of Mt. Juliet; son, Kenneth Raymond (Cindy) Wright of Sante Fe, Texas; daughter, Sherry Wright (Jim) Mercer of Lebanon; grandchildren, Dawn Mercer (Chuck) Usher of Lebanon, Angie Mercer (Steve) Matlock of Waverly, Timothy (Joy) Mercer of Antioch, and Travis, Jason and Kayla Wright of Santa Fe; and great-grandchildren, Alena, Morgan and Mason Matlock, Averi and Aidan Usher and Hannah, Micah and Kara Beth Mercer.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Una Baptist Church Youth Ministry or Willowbrook Hospice.
Hibbett & Hailey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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