Obituaries for Aug. 23, 2012

Shirley Bennett

Services for Mrs. Bennett will be 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 and noon until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Bennett died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.

Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet in charge of arrangements.

Ann Louise Moore

Graveside Services for Mrs. Moore will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 at Sellars Funeral Home at Stone Mansion (416 Rome Pike).

Mrs. Moore, 87, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012.

She was preceded in death by: parents, Doyle and Rebecca Sanders Martin; husband, Auburn William Moore, Sr.; and grandson, Levi Houston Creekmore.

Survivors include: children, Judy Creekmore and Bill (Linda B.) Moore; brother, H.C. Martin of Winchester; grandchildren, Brandon Moore and Shannon (Joey) Cooper; and great-grandchildren, Kinsey, Ryan and Kelsey Cooper and Kelsey Mathis.

Homer Douglas 'Doug' Penuel

Services for Mr. Penuel will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Smith Fork Baptist Church in Statesville with Bro. Eltis Brown officiating. Interment in Jennings Cemetery in Statesville.

Mr. Penuel, 83, of Dickson, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 at NHC Health Care. He was born in Lebanon to the late Homer and Nan Warren Penuel. He was a retired maintenance supervisor and a United States Air Force Veteran. He was a member of the Smith Fork Baptist Church.

Survivors include: son, Bryant Penuel of Waverly; daughters, Karen (Randy) Hoblit of Victoria, Texas and Phyllis Penuel of Dickson; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Taylor Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Brian Pigott

Services for Mr. Pigott will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Patterson officiating. Interment in Tylertown City Cemetery in Tylertown, Miss. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

Mr. Pigott, 54, of Lebanon, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 at University Medical Center. He was born in Aug. of 1957 in Bogaloosa, La. He was an avid musician having played with several popular artists, one of which was Jerry Lee Lewis. He was also a welder and worked for Lochinvar in the factory.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Larry Eugene and Jerri Lou Miley Pigott.

Survivors include: sons, Brad (Kristina) Pigott of Lebanon, Brian Larry Pigott, Jr. of Fla.; daughter, Stephanie Marie Pigott of Fla.; grandchildren, Rocky Lee, Riley Lynn and Raun Leon Pigott, all of Lebanon; friends, Loretta and Dr. Jay and Terry Douglas of Lebanon.

Margaret B. 'Geet' Rotella

Services for Mrs. Rotella will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, at Marshall-Donnelly-Combs Funeral Home with Pastor Tom Hilpert officiating. Visitation will be noon until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Rotella, 91, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012.

She was preceded in death by: husband, Frank J. Rotella Sr.; and son-in-law, Robert Seul.

Survivors include: Frank J. (Linda) Rotella Jr.; daughter, Helen Seul; grandchildren, Gina Rotella, Christy (Tyler) Nichols and Elaine (Billy) Morris; and eight great-grandchildren.

J.W. Smith

Arrangements for Mr. Smith are incomplete at this time.

Mr. Smith died Wednesday, Aug. 22, at his home.

Sellars Funeral Home at Stone Mansion in charge of arrangements (416 Rome Pike).

Martha E. Wimberley

Services for Mrs. Wimberley will be 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Ridgeway Funeral Home in Paris, Tenn. with Roger Banks and Brian and Matt Wimberley officiating. Interment in Buck Williams Cemetery in Springville, Tenn. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 and 10 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Wimberley, 80, of Paris, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012 at Henry Co. Medical Center. She was a member of East Wood Church of Christ She retired from Holley Carburetor Plant after 37 years, and worked as a receptionist at All State Insurance.

She was preceded in death by: father, Everett Earl Ridgeway; mother, Eddie Estelle Kimbel Ridgeway; husband, John Kenneth Wimberley; and brother, Henry Earl Ridgeway.

Survivors include: sons, Tommy (Debi) and Jerry Wimberley, both of Paris and Mike (Dianne) WImberley of Lebanon; sisters, Betty (Charles) Grooms and Bobbie Jo (Billy Tom) Davis, both of Paris and Beulah (Frank) Kyle of Nashville; grandchildren, Matt (Cecile), Staci, Scott (Sheree), Brian (P.J.) and Brandon Wimberley, Melanie (Daniel) Culbreath, Meredith (Trey) Keith and Beth (Noble) Grant; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Matt, Scott and Brandon Wimberley, Daniel Culbreath, Trey Keith and Noble Grant.

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