Obituaries – July 24, 2007

Thelma Patricia Dykes Anthony

Services for Mrs. Anthony were held Monday, July 16 at Brentwood-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home. Interment was in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Anthony, 85, of Brentwood, died Friday, July 13, 2007. She graduated from Warren County High School and attended Edmonson Business School in Chattanooga. She and husband, Buford Anthony owned Anthony’s Jewelry and Elliston Place and in Melrose for 50 years. She was a member and active in Brook Hoolow, Forrest Hills and Judson Baptist Churches.

She was preceded in death by parents, Herbert and Thelma Estes Dykes. Survivors include: daughters, Sharon Anthony Weesner, Delores (Carter) Blankenship and Donna Ray Anthony; granddaughters, Rebecca Kopp, Elizabeth Blankenship and Caroleigh Anthony; and great-granddaughter, Sharon Patricia Kopp.

Pallbearers were Joe Arnold, Norbert Borth, Ray Barrett, Chance Allen, Tommy Knowles and Jim Ed Brown. Honorary pallbearers were Juson Jewells, Johnny and Phyllis Hall, Merchants and employees of Elliston Place, Fannie Barbee, Martha Burnett, Linda Howard, Marlo Kemp, Victoria Neal and Jack Langford.

Memorials may be made to Alive Hospice, Nashville Children’s Theater; the Middle Tennessee Pony Club or the charity of your choice.

Elijah Grady Dunaway

Services for Master Dunaway were held Tuesday, July 23 at Grace Place withTommy Dove, Owen Snyder and Kathy Tack officiating. Imterment was in Hermitage Memorial Gardens.

Master Dunaway, 5, of Mt. Juliet, died Friday, July 20, 2007.

Survivors include: parents, Keith and Jeanette Dunaway; sister, Grace Dunaway; brother, Josiah Dunaway; grandparents, Bill and Carylon Pentecost; great-grandmother, Cletha (T.T.) Triplett; nine uncles; and eight aunts.

Pallbearers were Clint and Stephen Pentecost and Robert and Johnathan Reynolds.

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