Obituaries – April 17, 2007

Kurtis "Kurt" Ray Black

Services for Mr. Black will be 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 18 at Sellars Funeral Home with Bro. Danny Sellars officiating. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the funeral home.

Survivors include: wife, Jennifer Black; daughter, Kayla Black; parents, John and Linda Black of Old Hickory; brothers, Keith (Jennifer) Black and Kevin (Teresa) Black, both of Mt. Juliet, and Kenny (Dawn) Black of Lebanon; grandmother, Jessie O'Neal of Nashville; in-laws, Terrence and Kathryn Raupfer; two nephews; three nieces; and beast friend, D.L. Hayter.

Pallbearers will be Keith, Kenny and Kevin Black, D.L. Hayter, Charles Hunt and Steve Sanford.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Kayla Black Fund at Wilson Bank & Trust.

Bro. Eugene Darnell

Services for Bro. Darnell were held Sunday, April 15 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Interment was in DeKalb Memorial Gardens.

Bro. Darnell, 53, of Brush Creek, died Thursday, April 12, 2007 at his residence. He was a Pentecostal and pastor of House of Prayer for 10 years. He was a retired iron worker and member of Iron Workers Local 492.

He was receded in death by parents, Thomas Kimbro and Minnie Lee Swoape Darnell and sister, Mary Elizabeth Darnell. Survivors include: wife, Yvonne Darnell; children, Tammy (Chad) Copinger of Short Mountain and Jeremy (Kristy) Darnell of Hartsville; grandchildren, Wesley and Pacey Coppinger and Samatha Darnell; and brothers, Horace Darnell of Lebanon and Buddy and Jimmy Darnell of Normandy.

Leona Mary Fisher
Funeral Mass for Mrs. Fisher will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 18 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Gallatin with Bishop David Choby officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Pennsylvania. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Partlow Funeral Chapel.

Mrs. Fisher, 87, of Lebanon, died Friday, April 13, 2007 at Quality Care Nursing Home. She was a retired accountant for Grancolumbiana in the Wolrd Trade Center in New York and a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by husband of 60 years, George Fisher; parents, Charles and Cecelia Cuprzinski; and brother, Charles Cuprzinski. Survivors include: son, George Charles (Mary) Fisher of Shirley, N. Y.; daughters, Lenore Ann (Paul James) Lukasik of Milford, Conn., Cecelia Marie (Alan) McCarthy of Lebanon, and Dr. Norma Jean Fisher (Dr. Maurice) Consiglio of Lebanon; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Pauline Collier Honeycutt
Services for Mrs. Honeycutt will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Bro. Joe Vickers officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Honeycutt, 75, of Mt. Juliet, died April 15, 2007. She was the daughter of the late Luther David and Anna R. Burgess Collier.

She was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. Survivors include: husband, James K. Honeycutt of Mt. Juliet, daughter, Annette (John) Stevens of Nashville; sons, James David (Kathy) Honeycutt of Smyrna and Danny Reed Honeycutt of Mt. Juliet; brothers,Gene (Laura) Collier of Arkansas and Kenny (Janice) Collier of Michigan; sister, Wanda Nell (Earl) Lamont of Michigan; grandchildren, Lisa (Brad) Evans, Leslie Ann Stevens, Ashley Stevens, Susie (Bill) Tuggle, and Kenny and Beth Honeycutt; and great-grandchildren, Zach, Abbie, and Kylie Evans and William and Andrew Tuggle.

Pallbearers will be Brian Wright, Jason York, Anthony Mitchell, David Mitchell, Steve Smeykal and William Wright.

Jerry Pentecost

Mr. Pentecost chose to be cremated. Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel.

Mr. Pentecost, 62, of Lebanon, died Saturday, April 14, 2007. He was retired from Bell South, a graduate of Tennessee Preparatory School and a member of Lebanon Golf and Country Club.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Pentecost and sister, Wanda Gambo. Survivors include: daughter, Shari (John) Harper of Mt. Juliet; grandchildren, Jacob and Emily Harper; mother, Mildred Hettick of Lebanon; brothers, Jimmy (Dee Dee) Pentecost of Hawaii and Terry (Sue) Pentecost of Jacksonville, Fla.; sister, Ann Jones of Jacksonville; and several nieces, nephews and many friends
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to TPS Alumni Association, P.O. Box 17799, Nashville, TN 37217 or to your favorite charity.

Penny Denise Tidwell

Services for Mrs. Tidwell will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 17 at Willard Missionary Baptist Church in Trousdale County with Bro. Jerry Gammon and Elder Matthew Brown officiating. Interment will be in Friendship Cemetery.

Mrs. Tidwell, 32, died Sunday, April 15, 2007 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She wasa homemaker and member of Fairview Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by mother, Della Mai Ray Hall. Survivors include: father, L.C. Hall; husband, Daniel Tidwell; children, Brandon, Bradley and Brianna Tidwell; brothers, J.C. (Tina) Hall of Green Grove, David (Robin) Hall, Danny (Priscilla) Hall and Charlie Hall, all of Layfayette; sisters, Judy (Hank) Pollard of Lebanon, Tammy (Hubert) Jones of Wixtown, Emily (Patrick) Thomas, and Amy (Johnnie) Holland, all of Lafayette; and several nieces and nephews.

Alexander Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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