Nashville Obituaries

Nashville Obituaries

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  • 4 hrs ago | via Herald-Citizen 

    Ronnie Cooper

    Memorial services for Ronald "Ronnie" Wayne Cooper, 69, of Algood, will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Algood Family Event Center. Mr. Cooper was a retired salesman with Joff Supply of Cookeville and Noland Company in Nashville.


  • Friday | via The Gazette 

    Christian comedian Chonda Pierce unafraid to tackle ...

    The Christian stand-up comedian has faced her fair share of struggles, including a preacher father with bipolar disorder who abruptly abandoned his family, losing two siblings, the death of her husband of 31 years and an estrangement from her daughter. But it was healing from the darkness of depression that came on fast in 2004 that changed her life.


  • Wednesday Sep 30 | via Nashville Scene 

    Homeless Man Memorialized At Downtown Library Park

    Nearly 60 people gathered across from the Nashville Public Library on Church Street this morning to honor a homeless man who spent hours in that park as many other people experiencing homelessness in the city do. Jason Vaughn, 36, was seeking shelter in the vacant old public library building downtown about two blocks from that park when police say he met his tragic demise.


  • Wednesday Sep 30 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg 

    Poynter Institute to honor journalist Bob Schieffer

    The Poynter Institute's Bowtie Ball is October 9th. Long-time CBS journalist Bob Schieffer will be honored at the event.


  • Wednesday Sep 30 | via WATE-TV Knoxville 

    Senator calls for further investigation into inmate ...

    A state senator is calling on Gov. Bill Haslam to order further investigation into the death of a West Tennessee inmate. The Tennessean newspaper in Nashville recently reported on the death of 55-year-old Elbert Thornton at the West Tennessee State Penitentiary.


  • Wednesday Sep 30 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Randall "Randy" Jacob Beel

    Randall "Randy" Jacob Beel , age 58, of Smyrna, Tenn., passed away after an extended illness at West Meade Place in Nashville, Tenn., on Sept. 28, 2015.


  • Tuesday Sep 29 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    Oliver, Brynn Lee

    Brynn Lee Oliver, 32, of Martinsville, Va., passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2015, at her residence.


  • Tuesday Sep 29 | via Martinsville Bulletin 

    Brammer, Alfred Perkins

    Mr. Alfred Perkins Brammer, 68, of Woolwine, Va., passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2015, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.


  • Tuesday Sep 29 | via Metter Advertiser 

    Emily Louise O'Quinn Wilds

    Emily Louise O'Quinn Wilds, 72, of Claxton died Sunday, September 27, 2015, in Savannah. She was born in Bluffton, South Carolina and lived in Savannah before moving to Claxton 25 years ago.


  • Sunday Sep 27 | via Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas 

    Loretta Lynn

    Born Loretta Webb on April 14, 1932, in Butcher Hollow, Kentucky, Loretta Lynn wrote the song "Coal Miner's Daughter," wrote a book by the same name, and then had her life story depicted in the film. A member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and named Female Vocalist of Year by the CMA, Loretta Lynn reinvigorated her career in 2004 with Van Lear Rose , produced by Jack White.


  • Friday Sep 25 | via Herald-Citizen 

    John Allen

    Funeral services for John Donnell Allen, 78, of Smithville, will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26, at Woodbine Funeral Home, Hickory Chapel, 5852 Nolensville Road, Nashville.


  • Friday Sep 25 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Viola Bernice McLarty Black

    24, 2015. She was born in Oxford, Miss., the daughter of Dura and Dewey McLarty.


  • Friday Sep 25 | via Hotel Interactive 

    Brookdale Mourns Passing of Board Member Granger Cobb

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  • Thursday Sep 24 | via The Florida Times-Union 

    Jacksonville firefighter/actor Paul Galloway dies at 92

    Provided by Ed Tucker Paul Galloway, a retired Jacksonville fire lieutenant who went on to become an actor and singer, is shown with Zaat, the character from the cult horror film. The Keystone Heights man died Sept.


  • Thursday Sep 24 | via 

    Martha Ruth McMeans

    Martha Ruth Burton McMeans, 92, passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2015, at the Hill Haven Nursing Center, following an extended illness. She was born in Nashville, Tenn., on August 23, 1923, the daughter of the late John Frank and Martha Sewell Burton.


  • Wednesday Sep 23 | via The Messenger 


    Following a brief illness with cancer, William Lennon, age 64, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home surrounded by his loved ones. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 26, 2015 in the Chapel of Laufersweiler- Sievers Funeral Home and 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Sacred Heart Church with Rev.


  • Wednesday Sep 23 | via 

    Tennessee honoring return of remains of World War Tw...

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.: A U.S. Marine posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during a World War Two battle will be laid to rest on Sunday in his Knoxville hometown after decades buried on the Pacific atoll where he died, Tennessee officials said. First Lieutenant Alexander "Sandy" Bonnyman Jr. was killed on Nov. 22, 1943, while leading a 21-man team of Marines in an attack on a large concrete bunker from which Japanese soldiers were firing on advancing U.S. troops during the Battle of Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands.


  • Tuesday Sep 22 | via Williamson Herald 

    Obituary: Hughie Dean "Mac" McInturff

    Mr. Hughie Dean "Mac" McInturff, age 82 of Franklin, ended his earthly journey on Sept. 21, 2015.


  • Monday Sep 21 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    Howard William Moore Jr.

    A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Behner Funeral Home in Fairfield, with Kevin Schrader, Steve Schrader and Lester Schlatter offering words of comfort. Interment will be at 2 p.m. Friday at West Chester Cemetery in West Chester.


  • Saturday Sep 19 | via The Republic 

    Jewel D. Cathcart, North Vernon

    Jewel D. Cathcart, 78, of North Vernon, died at 2:45 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at Hickory Creek in Greensburg.