Obituaries

Phyllis Jennings

August 19, 2014

Phyllis Jennings, 57, of Lawrenceburg died Monday in Columbia.   Mrs. Jennings and her husband, the late Jerry Jennings, owned and operated Lawrence County Vaults for many years.   She is survived by her daughters, Samantha Childress and husband Harry of Nashville, Savannah Bolin and husband Allen, and Elora Jenkins, all of Lawrenceburg; two sons, Read the full article…

Jerald Lynn Bass

August 14, 2014

Jerald Lynn Bass, age 66, of Pulaski and Franklin, TN, died on Thursday, August 14, at Alive Hospice Hospital in Nashville, TN. He was a graduate of Giles County High School, of Martin Methodist College, of Middle Tennessee State University (bachelor’s and master’s degrees), and of the LSU School of Banking. He began his financial Read the full article…

David Lee Abernathy

August 14, 2014

David Lee Abernathy, age 81, of Pulaski, died Wednesday at NHC Pulaski.   Visitation will be Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Carr & Erwin Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Maplewood Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Circle of Care at First United Methodist Church or Tennessee Alzheimer’s Association.   He Read the full article…

Kathleen Cross Aldred

August 13, 2014

Kathleen Cross Aldred, 88, formerly of Mt. Juliet, died August 8.   She is survived by her son, William L. Aldred, Jr  and wife Rebecca of Clarksville; TN; one daughter, Donna White of Florida; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive.   Visitation will be Saturday at Carr and Erwin Funeral Home from 1 p.m. Read the full article…

David Lee Abernathy

August 13, 2014

David Lee Abernathy, age 81, of Pulaski, TN died on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, in National Health Care, Pulaski, TN. He was born in Pulaski, a lifelong resident of Giles County, long time employee of Maremont Gabriel Corp., and was a Giles County pioneer in Artificial Insemination services for livestock, serving as Giles County’s first Read the full article…

Mary Magdalene McElroy Holt

August 12, 2014

Mary Magdalene McElroy Holt died  at her home in Pulaski.     She is survived by four daughters: Mary Arlene Moody, Lisa Reynolds and husband Buford, and Priscilla Darrington and husband Tim, all of Pulaski, and Cindy Dixon and husband Kevin of Lynchburg; one son: William Alfred Holt, Jr. and wife Krystal of Nashville; one Read the full article…

William Arlo “W.A.” Thurman

August 11, 2014

William Arlo “W.A.” Thurman, age 87, died on Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at Maury Regional Medical Center. He was retired Construction worker, a self-employed farmer and logger, a member of the Lynnville Church of Christ and was a resident of Lynnville. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Oakes & Nichols Read the full article…

Clara Sutton Neal

August 11, 2014

Clara Sutton Neal, a Giles County native, died Friday.     She is survived by one son, Joe W. Neal and wife Frances Neal of Elkton, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.     Visitation will be today from 12:30 p.m. until time of funeral service at 1 p.m. at James Read the full article…