Obituaries – July 9, 2007

Joyce June Morris

Services for Mrs. Morris will be Ford Funeral Home in Fairmont, W.V. Interment will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Morris, 83, of Mt. Juliet died Saturday, July 7. She was preceded in death by parents Francis Edward and Goldie Rill Simons Waggy; husband Joseph Franklin Morris and daughter Frances Jo Canfield. Survivors include: sons John F. Morris of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Joe Morris of Mt. Juliet, and Paul C. Morris of Tampa, Fla.; daughters Sharron (Earl) Floyd of Fairmont, W.V. and Mary (William) Gage of Columbus, Ohio; sister Hope E. Skufe of Clarksburg, W.V.; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.

Georgia Oleta Gregory

Services for Mrs. Gregory will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11 at Alexander Funeral Home with Bro. Eltis Brown officiating. Interment will be in Sumner Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, and 9 a.m. until the service Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Gregory, 81, of Gallatin died Sunday, July 8 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center. She was preceded in death by husband Delbert Gregory. Survivors include: sons Michael D. (Norma Jean) Gregory of Lebanon and Delbert Steve (Ruth) Gregory of Gallatin; daughter Vicki (Larry) Fitzpatrick of Lebanon; seven grandchildren, ten great-granchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Terry Martin Eskew

Services for Mr. Eskew will be 10 a.m. Monday, July 9, at Restland Memorial Chapel in Dallas, Texas.

Mr. Eskew, 78, originally of Lebanon, died Thursday, July 5, in Dallas. He was preceded in death by parents Charles and Salley Eskew; daughter Kimberly Marie Eskew; wife Juliana Wahl Eskew; and sister Linda Ann Davis. Survivors include wife Cynthia Eskew; daughters Karen (Roxy) Van Loo, Kelly Ray Whitney, and Courtney (Vince) Jennings; son William Terry “Buck” Eskew; grandaughter Kimberly Marie Van Loo; grandson Caleb Logan Jennings; and nephew Keith (Cindy) Davis.

Memorials may be made to the Leukemia Society, 811 LBJ Freeway; Suite 425, Dallas, TX, 75251.

Arlie William Pass

Services for Mr. Pass were Saturday, July 7 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with the Revs. Kenneth Tramel and Gary Rickman officiating. Interment was in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Pass, 88, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, July 4, 2007 at University Medical Center. He was the son of the late Edgar Green and Nancy Ann Lassater Pass. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II with his twin brother, Charlie Pass. He was an electrical maintenance techincian for Sears before retiring. After the war, he attended Nokes Business College in Lebanon. He was a member and deacon of Shop Springs Baptist Church and a member of the American Legion and VFW.

He was preceded in death by son, William Mark Pass; brother, Charlie Pass; and three sisters, Frances Hassel, Mary Steed and Katherine Arnold. Survivors include: wife of 57 years, Katherine Harris Pass; granddaughter, Jessica Naomi Pass; great-grandchildren, Destiny Faith and Leeanna Marie Douglas, all of Lebanon; two brothers, Jerry Thomas Pass of Chattanooga and James Edward Pass of Manchester; and sister, Rosalie Moore of Tullahoma.

Pallbearers were Raymond and Richard Harris, Nelson and Wendell Steed and Charles Edgar and Parker Pass.

Ray Hensley

Services for Mr. Hensley will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, at the Dignity Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, 660 Thompson Lane, Nashville, with the Revs. Chuck Groover and W.D. Thomason officiating. Visitation will be Monday, July 9, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Hensley, 78, of Mt. Juliet, died Friday, July 6. A member of Victory Baptist Church, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by daughter Pam Hensley; brothers Wilbert and Everette Hensley. Survivors include wife of 29 years, Ginger Hensley; sons Robert Hensley of Murfreesboro and Danny Ray Hensley of Elkton, Va.; step-daughters Terri Carlton of Murfreesboro and Kim Sligh of Winston-Salem, N.C.; grandchildren and great-grandchildren

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Memorial Medical Equipment Fund at Victory Baptis Church, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN 37121.

Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Homes are in charge of arrangements.

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