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Katherine Sue Freels Brown

Services for Mrs. Brown will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon with Bro. Kevin Medlin officating. Interment in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 24 and noon until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Brown, 60, died Sunday, July 22, 2012. She was born in March of 1952 to R.D. Freels and Susie Daniels. She attended Cumberland College in Williamsburg, Ky. and then moved to Hendersonville, where she started her career with the Department of Human Services at the State Office in Nashville. She later relocated to Lebanon and became a member of the Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include: husband, Wesley D. Brown; son, Jordan Wesley Brown; daughter, Amanda Hardin; four grandchildren, Austin Kiesler, John Wesley and Lucas Hardin, and Cora Bassler Brown.

Pallbearers will be Joe Barry Freels, Frank Freels, Jr., Jeremy Hawks, Allan Coulter, Sean Galloway and Woody Smith.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Building Fund.

Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon in charge of arrangements.

Geneva 'Gen Gen' Reeves McDonald

Services for Mrs. McDonald will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, at Dickerson Chapel Baptist Church. Interment in Family Cemetery in Lebanon. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday, July 23, at Neuble Monument Funeral Home and noon until the service on Tuesday at the church. She will lie in state at the funeral home on Monday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Mrs. McDonald, 89, died Friday, July 20, 2012 at Quality Care Nursing Home. She was born in January of 1923 in Wilson Co. to the late James and Nicie Reeves.  She was a member of Dickerson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Lebanon.

She was preceded in death by: parents; husband, Alex McDonald; daughter-in-law, Linda Gaile Reeves; sisters, Maggie Reeves-Kirkland, Connie Reeves-Edwards, Mary Ellen Reeves-Smith, Willie B. Reeves-Dockins and Gradie Lee Reeves-Webb; brothers, Ben Irvin Reeves, Walter Lewis Reeves and John E. Reeves.

Survivors include: son, James (Patricia) Reeves; grandchildren, Ivan (Anissa) Reeves, Jennifer Reeves, Brian Reeves and Rochelle Dale; great-grandchildren, Dayton Murrell, Lia Reeves, Jada Talley, Faith and Bryson Reeves, and Audrey and Brooke Reeves; sister-in law, Minnie Reeves; nieces, Sabrina (Russell) Conner and Torrina (Gary) Odom; nephews, Robert E. Dockins and James Lee Sherrill; great-nephews, Rev. Donald Ray (Debra) Valentine, Edgar Phillip Dockins and Russell and Reese Conner; and a host of great great-nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Condolences may be sent to

Neuble Monument Funeral Home LLC in charge of arrangements.

Lois Jean Sather

A Memorial Service for Ms. Sather will be 4 p.m. Monday, July 23, at Partlow Funeral Chapel. Visitation will be 2 p.m. until the service on Monday.

Mrs. Sather, 64, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at her home. She was a service agent with FedEx.

She was preceded in death by: father, Bob Lee Crane; and brother, Jerry Crane.

Survivors include: mother, Billye Jean Crane; brother, Jimmy Crane; daughters, Jeannie M. Sather and Kathryn Sather Black; granddaughter, AuroraLee Black; family and friends, William Thomas Sather, Jacob Brown-Parrish, Carla Roberton, Jim Parrish, Elizabeth Miller,and Stan and Rusty Sather.

Partlow Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Myrtle Mae Shelton

Funeral Services for Mrs. Shelton will be 3 p.m. Monday, July 23, with Bro. Bill Henry officiating, at Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown. Interment in Prosperity Cemetery. Visitation was 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, July 22 and will be 10 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Shelton, 87, died Saturday, July 21, 2012 at her home. She was born in March of 1925 in Dekalb Co. and retired from Hartman Luggage.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Charlie and Candy Hale Davis; husbands, Rufus R. Bush and William Logue Shelton; children, Marie Carter, Frankie Bush and Judy Lynn Bush; one sister; and five brothers.

Survivors include: children, Robert (Bessie) Davis of Lebanon, Maggie (Ronnie) McCloud of Watertown, Gary (Vicky) Bush of Lebanon, Diane (Brian) Sarti of Smyrna, Brenda (Phillip) Goodman of Lebanon, Bill (Shelby) Shelton of Gordonsville and Ardie (Lee Johnson) Culbreath of Lebanon; son-in-law, Cecil Carter of Watertown; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.

Family members will serve as Pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family in her name.

Cary Neal White

Funeral Services for Mr. White will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 25, at Neuble Monument Funeral Home. Interment in Lovvorn Cemetery in Christiana. Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, and 10 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mr. White. 49, died Thursday, July 19, 2012. He was born in Oct. of 1962 in Tuscumbia, Ala. to the late Larry Gene and Mary Elizabeth White.  He worked for the Sheraton Hotels until his health began to fail. He was a member of Grace Apostolic Church in Nashville and worked in the church as an usher and brotherhood officer.

He was preceded in death by: parents; and sister, Beverly Anita White.

Survivors include: wife, Temi White; granddaughter, Madison Bonds; grandson, Hunter Bonds; sister, Fonda Redford; stepson, Josh (Erica) Bonds; and many nieces, nephews and loving in-laws.

Condolences may be sent to

Neuble Monument Funeral Home LLC in charge of arrangements.


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