Obituaries for June 21, 2012

Billy Charles Huff, Jr.

Services for Mr. Huff are incomplete at this time. Details will be listed in the Friday edition of The Lebanon Democrat.

Mr. Huff, 45, died Tuesday, June 19, 2012.

Partlow Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

William Darryl Lockwood

Funeral services for Mr. Lockwood will be 3 p.m. Friday, June 22, at Alexander Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold King officiating. Interment in Cedar Bluff Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Thursday, June 21 and 9 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Mr. Lockwood, 58, of Westmoreland, died Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at Sumner Regional Medical Center.

Survivors include: wife, Debra 'Derby' Lockwood of Westmoreland; daughters, Stephanie (Johnathan) Doolin, Amanda (Michael) Gray, all of Lafayette and Lori Nix of Franklin; sons, Nick and Adam (Raychel) Lockwood, all of Lebanon; grandchildren, John Marshall and Lewis Hayden Gray, Hailey Doolin and James Wyatt Wheeler, all of Lafayette, Chevelle, McKenzie and Blake Lockwood, all of Lebanon and Hunter Nix of Franklin; brother, Wayne (Ung Yung) Lockwood of Ala.; and sisters, Cherri Lockwood McCraw and Velvet (Walt) Cannon, all of Lebanon.

Memorial contributions toward the funeral expense may be made at the office of the Alexander Funeral Home.

William Townsend Tomlinson

A Memorial Services for Mr. Tomlinson will be 6 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. Interment will be in Palmyra, Ohio at a later date. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.

Mr. Tomlinson, 82, died Wednesday, June 20, 2012 after a courageous year long battle with lung cancer. He was born in The Hampton’s, Long Island, N.Y. He graduated from Fort Lauderdale Flying “L’s” High School and attended Cornell University. He worked in the Family Owned Resort business on Long Island for many years during the summer months and wintered in South Florida. He was the owner of several businesses in Fort Lauderdale; The Oceania, Bill and BJ’s, BJ’s, The Top Gallant and the Life Line Lounge. He was affiliated with the Cotton Tail Lounge and Ireland’s Inn Hotel Resort. He retired from Ireland’s Inn in October, 2000 and joined his wife in Smith County on their KNB Farm. He later returned to work with Manheim Nashville Car Auction where he worked until May, 2011. He and his were authorized Pet Therapists for the Broward County Humane Society with their precious Pug, Bear.

He was preceded in death by: parents, Arthur Tomlinson and Marion Townsend Tomlinson; sister, Jean Tomlinson Amos; daughter, Judy Tomlinson; and one of his best friends, Wendall Kopp.

Survivors include: wife of 24 years, Kathy Tomlinson; children, Sandi (David) Archembeau of Coconut Creek, Fla., Shelley Tomlinson of Tampa, Fla. and William (Nancy) Tomlinson of Jacksonville, Fla.; stepchildren, Ann (Jim) Riffle, Hudson of Ohio, Jeff (Holly) Beatty of Macomb, Mich. and Laura (Mike) Donatelli of Mt. Juliet; grandchildren, Andrea Canora, Angela Canora, Billy Tomlinson, Michael (Mallory) Tomlinson, David Tomlinson, Amanda Riffle, Hannah Riffle, Ashley Beatty, Samantha Beatty, Emma Donatelli and Christian Donatelli; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Janet and Lee Fisher, who helped care for him for the past sick months; brother-in-law, Howard Amos; nephew, Randy (Judy Lindstrom) Foster; sister-in-law, Paula Battelli; special friends who helped with transportation during his treatments and visits, Carl Woods, Thomas Oakley and Joe and Becky Fuller; and is beloved furry companions, Opie, Bella, Lucky, Callie and Chester.

Special thanks to Dr. Crutcher, Dr. Campbell and staff of th SE Cancer Care Center, Dr. Kehunde, Dr. Peyton, the staff of Gallatin Health Care and all of his friends at the Manheim Nashville Car Auction for their prayers and well wishes.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Sherry’s Run, P.O. Box 8, Lebanon, TN 37088, Leash on Life, Lebanon and Mt. Juliet, or any local Humane Society and Cross Roads Fellowship Church, 7860 Linwood Drive, Lebanon, TN 37090, in Mr. Tomlinson's name.

Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon in charge of arrangements.


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