Obituaries – April 28, 2007

John Cleveland "J.C." Bond

Mr. Bond, 60, of Lebanon, died Friday, April 27, 2007. No services are scheduled.

Survivors include: wife of 36 years, Martha Bond; and children, Trevor and Tara Bond, both of Lebanon.

In lieu of flowers, lease make memorial donations to the Wilson County Humane Association in the name of J.C. Bond.

Richard Burnett

Services for Mr. Burnett will be 2 p.m. Monday, April 30, at The Chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home in Spring City, Tenn. with the Rev. Aaron Revis and the Rev. Mark E. Thompson officiating. Visitation will be noon until services on Monday.

Mr. Burnett, 49, of Lebanon, died Monday, April 23, 2007, at his home. He was born in Elyria, Ohio and a graduate of Rhea County High School. He was employed with Jones Brothers as a superintendent and was of the Protestant faith.

He was preceded in death by mother, Pauline Perry Burnett. Survivors include: wife, Robyn H. Burnett of Lebanon; father, Manuel Burnett of Spring City; two daughters, Amber Pauline and April Kristine Burnett both of Mesa, Ariz.; two sons, Richard Lee Burnett of Knoxville and James Burnett of Murfreesboro; and two sisters, Edna Miller of Spring City and Doraleen Burger of Chattanooga.

Edgar F. "Eddie" Harris Jr.

Graveside services for Mr. Harris will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 1 in Cedar Grove Cemetery. A "Celebration of Life" will be in Partlow Funeral Chapel at 7 p.m. Monday, April 30. Visitation will be 2-7 p.m. Monday and 11 a.m. until the service Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Harris, 64, of Lebanon, died Thursday, April 26, 2007, at University Medical Center. He was the Executive Director of the Wilson County Water and Wastewater Authority, a County Commissioner for 18 years, served on the Wilson County Road Commission, Agricultural Center Management Committee, DeKalb County Telephone Co-Op and was awarded Outstanding Young Farmer of Wilson County several years.

He was preceded in death by parents, Edgar Folk Sr. and Callie Mae Gentry Harris. Survivors include: wife, Lynn Detlefsen Harris; children, Robert (Kellie) Harris of Ky., Sandy (Ernest) Rigsby of White House, Michael and John (Tammy) Harris, both of Murfreesboro, Robert E. "Zeb" (Melissa) and Julie Douglas, both of Lebanon; brother, Leonard Douglas Harris of Norene; grandchildren, Kirk, Kayla, Kaleb and Kallie Harris, Michael and Catina Rigsby, Makenzi and Alexia Douglas, and Kaylee, Kile and Kiera; great-grandchildren, Taylor, Madeline and Makenzie Rigsby; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lebanon-Wilson County Library, 108 S. Hatton Avenue.

Dan Olive

Services for Mr. Olive will be 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29 at Bond Memorial Chapel. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Saturday and noon until the service Sunday at the funeral home.

Mr. Olive, 25, of Murfreesboro, died Thursday, April 26, 2007. He was a dispatcher for Big G Express and a class of 2000 graduate of Malone High School in Malone, Fla.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Harry D. and Carrie Olive. Survivors include: mother, Ginger (Chuck) Gebhardt of Lebanon; father, Fred Olive of Florida; fiance, Tricia Hopwood of Murfreesboro; newborn daughter, Tricia Hopwood; grandparents, Betty and Johnnie Dortch of Old Hickory and Betty and Joe Gebhardt of Donelson; uncles, Dennis and Gene Richardson, Dan (Brenda) Olive; aunts, Tess (Kenny) Manley, Mary (Bill) Chambliss and Carolyn Olive; and several cousins.

Pallbearers will be Darrell Wilson, Cory Walters, Kenneth Manley, Dennis Richardson, John Curran and Chris Riddle.


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