Funeral services for Mrs. Tidwell will be conducted Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Bond Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Interment will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Grandchildren will serve as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service time at Bond Memorial Chapel.
Mrs. Tidwell, age 68, of Old Hickory, died June 11, 2014.
Mrs. Tidwell was a member of Victory Baptist Church. She was the owner and operator of Miss Nicki’s Daycare for 32 years and was a former member of the Hermitage Lions Club.
Mrs. Tidwell was the daughter of the late Russell Perry and Dorothy Lois Grubbs Hyatt. She was also preceded in death by her step-father, Bill Alexander, and her siblings, Cynthia Lois Hyatt and Larry Alexander.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Charles “Cotton” Tidwell; children, Renee (John) Rodman, Terri (Darrell) Craig, Kevin Scott, Matt (Kim) Tidwell; brothers, Steve (Brenda) Alexander, Mike Alexander; grandchildren, Chelsea Rodman, John Mac Rodman, Kayln (Davey) Stephens, Katie Craig, Dylan Scott, Grayson Scott, Savannah Tidwell, Abby Tidwell; great-grandson due in September, Brantley Tallent; aunt, Mary Currie; several nieces; and nephews.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Tennessee, 404 BNA Drive, Suite 102, Nashville, TN 37217-2571.
Bond Memorial Chapel at N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive in Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements, 615-773-2663, obit line 615-641-2663, bondmemorial.com.