Obituaries

Mr. Ivo Barnhill

BARNHILL, Mr. Ivo, age 85, of Franklin, TN, March 30, 2008, passed peacefully at St. Thomas Hospice after a long illness. Born January 23, 1923 to William Daniel and Rebecca Eveline Barnhill near the Craigfield Community of Williamson County. Graduate of Hillsboro High School, he also attended Middle Tennessee State University. Mr. Barnhill served in(…)

Dr. Sameul Benton Rutledge

RUTLEDGE, Dr. Samuel Benton “Ben”, age 70 of Thompsons Station, TN, March 26, 2008. A Radiologist for 31 years at Radiology Associates in Nashville, TN; loved basketball and was a former player at Perry County High School, state champions 1955, 56 & 57, then also played at Vanderbilt University; member of the American Medical Association(…)

Mrs. Mary Louise Tomlin

Mrs. Mary Louise Tomlin, age 79 of College Grove, TN, March 13, 2008. Member of Cool Springs Baptist Church. Attended Allisona Church of Christ. Preceded in death by husband, J. P. Tomlin. Survived by: brothers, Charlie H. Green, Jr., Robert E. (Isolde) Green & Roy Clifford (Joyce) Green all of College Grove, TN; sister, Annie(…)

Mrs. Betty Teal White

WHITE, Mrs. Betty Teal, age 82 of Franklin, TN, March 12, 2008. Preceded in death by grandchild, Corey White. Survived by husband, John M. White of Franklin, TN; daughter, Lou Anne (Robert) Maxwell of Kosciusko, MS; step children, Jayne Hornburger of Chapel Hill, TN, Phyllis (Robert) Ford of Lyles, TN and David (Dianne) White of(…)

Mr. Howard Irving Herdle

HERDLE, Mr. Howard Irving, age 71, of Thompson’s Station, TN, ran into the arms of Jesus March 9, 2008. “Howie” gave his life and heart to serving the Lord in missions in Bethlehem of Palestine, where many more spiritual children became his. “Some sow, some water, and some reap the harvest”. Member of Christ Community(…)

Mrs. Peggy Link Morris

Mrs. Peggy Link Morris, age 73 of Spring Hill, TN, March 24, 2008. Retired from Franklin Police Dept. after 15 years of service. Survived by: husband, Roy J. Morris; son, Jay (Karen) Morris; sister, Anita (Joe) Hostettler; step grandchildren, Lauren & Payton Qualls; niece, Mary Lee Todd; nephew, Joe Hostettler, Jr. and other loving nieces(…)

Mr. Thomas Marvin Bond, Jr.

Mr. Thomas Marvin Bond, Jr., age 66 of Bethesda Community. Longtime dairy farmer on his family’s farm. Member of the Burley Stabilization Association. Attended University of Tennessee where he majored in Agriculture. Member of Bethesda United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Thomas Marvin & Bessie Eunice Chrisman Bond and brother, Robert C. “Bobby”(…)

Mrs. Sandy Lee Jones

BROWN, Mrs. Sandy Lee Jones, age 36, of Spring Hill, TN, March 18, 2008. Formerly of Pulaski, TN, she was a LPN at NHC of Lewisburg, TN. Preceded in death by grandfather, Jesse Allen Jones. Survived by husband of 18 years, Joseph Glenn (Joey) Brown of Spring Hill, TN; sons, Daniel Shawn Brown & Joseph(…)

Mrs. Mary Ellen “Kate” Pettus

PETTUS, Mrs. Mary Ellen “Kate”, age 90 passed away on March 16, 2008 with children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren at her bedside. Resident of the Holts Corner and College Grove communities her entire life. Daughter of Wyatt and Emma Tanner Haley and widow of John W. Pettus. Played basketball during high school and continued an avid(…)

Mr. Robert “Bobby” Luna

Mr. Robert “Bobby” Luna, age 74 of Franklin, TN died Friday, March 14, 2008. Awarded National High School All American in football at Huntsville High School. Played football and baseball from 1951-1954 at the University of Alabama. NFL Football player with Pittsburg Steelers and San Francisco 49ers. Assistant coach at University of Alabama under the(…)