Obituaries – June 12, 2008

Ronnie Anderson

Services for Mr. Anderson will be 1 p.m. Thursday, June 12 at Anderson Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Lohorn officiating. Interment will be in Hillview Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Anderson, 58, of Watertown, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008. He was a retired police officer, a member of Philadelphia Free Will Baptist Church and an Army veteran.

He was preceded in death by father, Flem Anderson; sister, Tammy Spencer; grandparents, John and Jewell Neal and Jeff and Cordie Anderson; uncle, Parker Anderson; and aunt, Carrie Brant. Survivors include: mother, Reba Neal Anderson of Watertown; son Ronnie Anderson of Michigan; daughter, Sherry (Rand) Hewitt of Michigan; sisters, Linda (Butch) Allen of Liberty and Brenda Anderson of Utah; brother, Danny (Pam) Anderson of Columbia; nieces and nephews, Sabrina Hayes, Tabitha Daniels, Becky Omen, Andrea Edmond, Nicole and Ryan Eberstein, Shannon Anderson, and Jodie, John and Kammy Spencer; and great-nieces and nephews, Brainna and Keigen Daniels, Kristina and Joshua Tyree, Elizabeth Edmond, Honesty, Hunter and Jackson Spencer, Kylee, Kelton and Kolton Omen and Chase Helzer.

Thomas Barrett

Services for Mr. Barrett will be 1 p.m. Friday, June 13 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Rev. George Wallace officiating. Interment will be in Bethlehem Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. until the service Friday at the funeral home.

Mr. Barrett, 67, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008. He was a surveyor and was Church of God in belief.

He was preceded in death by parents, David and Annie Mann Barrett; wife, Kathleen Alvis Barrett; son, Billy Barrett; and brother, Wayne Barrett. Survivors include: children, Jimmy (Shelia) Barrett of Castalian Springs, Bobby (Lisa), Robert and Carl (Tara) Barrett, all of Lebanon; brother, Chester Barrett; sisters, Gladys (George) Grisham, Judy (J.B.) Perault and Linda (Gordy) Graves, all of Lebanon; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Terry Grisham, Chester Jr. and Dustin Barrett, Gordy Graves, Mike Mayberry and Matt Nichols.

Martha "Polly" Bernier

Services for Mrs. Bernier will be 11 a.m. Saturday, June 14 at Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home Conway Chapel in Orlando, Fla. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 9 a.m. until the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Bernier, 67, died June 10, 2008 in Orlando. She was born in Commerce, Ga. She was an artist and musician. She played and performed with her guitar, wrote music, and recorded Demos for BMI Records.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Velma Gann and Janie Whitehead and brother, Edward Wilson. Survivors include: her husband, Robert "Bobby" Bernier of Orlando; son and daughter-in-law, LeDon Carlos and Jane Watkins of St. Croix, Virgin Islands; son, Anthony Gene Watkins of Orlando; daughter, Tonya Ceaynne Watkins of Lebanon; grandchildren, Audrey Cashon-Hixson, Sean Watkins, Amanda Coles and Cody Coles; great-grandchildren, Zachary Cashon, Isabella Cashon, Hannah Hixson, Kylie Watkins and Harmony Coles; four siblings, Corene Haynes of Hendersonville, Gene Wilson of Franklin, Raymond Wilson of Smyrna and Nellie Anderson of Jackson, Miss., and a host of nieces and nephews.

Carolyn Martin

Services for Mrs. Martin will be 1 p.m. Saturday, June 14 at Grace Apostolic Church in Nashville with Eld. Michael Boyd officiating. Interment will be in Hermitage Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be noon until the service at the church.

Mrs. Martin, 66, of Old Hickory, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008.

Survivors include: sisters, Ora Palmer, Gladys Dominguez, Marilyn Smith, Mary (William) Barksdale and Jennette (Calvin) McGee; brothers, Melvin and James (Betty) Martin Jr.; and other relatives and friends.

Hellum Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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