Obituaries 7-24-14

 

Young Alfred EYoung, Alfred E “Papa,” 61, of Madison, died on Sunday, July 20.

He is survived by his daughter, Ginny Young; his grandson, Nathaniel Young; and his sister, Dorothy Young of Centerville.

Young was a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University’s business management school and worked as a manager for Daily’s.

 

 

Andrews, Barbara Ann Black, 81, died on Saturday, July 19.

Born in Nashville, to the late John Buist and Cecelia Marie Black, Andrews was known by everyone as “Bobbie,” she was a Nashville native and 1950 graduate of Cathedral High School.

She is also preceded in death by her son, Douglas B. Schaub and sisters, Grace L. Black and Anita M. Hunter.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Bilbro Andrews; children, Paula (Jay) Bowden, M’Leah (Roger) West, John Matthew Schaub, Allison (John) Nickens, Joseph (Rhee) Schaub, Jacquelyn S. Andrews; stepson, Jonathan (Kari) Andrews; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the family and friends was to be  from 1 until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 with a memorial service to be conducted at 3 p.m., in the chapel at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home and burial in Williamson Memorial Gardens in Franklin.

 

Burke III, John Houston (Jay), 63, of Nashville, died on Sunday, July 20.

Born April 12th, 1951, Burke was preceded in death by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Mattox Sr., John Houston Burke Sr., Mr. and Mrs. Lacy Suiter.

Survived by his parents, John H. Burke Jr. and Milbrey Deane Mattox Burke; sister, Nancy Walden (Rick); niece, Lacey Madras (Christopher); nephew, Lee Walden (Leah) and grand nephew, Ryan Burke Madras.

Burke attended the University of Tennessee and spent most of his career in road construction.

Special thanks to Dr. Sid King, Sidney Langston, Two Rivers High School ’69 football team, family and many friends.

A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Tennessee Wildlife Federation or a charity of your choice.

 

Deskins, Amelia Bell, 76 of Nashville, died on Sunday, July 20.

Deskins was preceded in death by her sisters, Nadine Donavon and Evelyn Eachus.

She is survived by her children, Chuck (Teresa), Donnie (Linda), George (Debbie), Kenneth and Larry (Guillermina) Deskins; 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Visitation was to be from 2 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 and from 10 a.m. until the time of service at noon at Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, 2707 Gallatin Road. Pastor Danny Johnson was to officiate. The interment was to be at Spring Hill Cemetery. The family was to serve as Pallbearers.

 

Giles, Frank D. Giles, 89, of Nashville, died on Monday, July 21.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ellen Giles.

Survived by his children, Connie (Kenny Johnson) Giles of Telluride, Colo.; Tony (Mary Lynn) Giles of Brentwood; grandchildren, Rebecca Giles of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Mary Grace Bundrick of Fayetteville, Ark.

A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 24 at Christ Presbyterian Church, located at 2323 Old Hickory Blvd.

Visitation with the family will be held following the Memorial service.

 

McAuley, Thomas Irving, 75, died on Saturday, July 19.

He was preceded in death by his parents, T.E. and Mary Elizabeth McAuley; brother, James McAuley; wife, Joy Bryson McAuley.

McAuley is survived by his sons, Tim (Susan) McAuley of Gallatin, Tommy (Rachel) McAuley of Hendersonville; grandchildren, Anne Martin, Sam, Grant, Griffin and Mary McAuley; brother, Robert McAuley of Anderson, S.C.
McAuley was born on February 9, 1939 in Memphis. He attended Freed-Hardeman College and was a graduate of David Lipscomb College. He worked in the banking/finance business for over 40 years.

A life celebration ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 24 at Hendersonville Memory Gardens, with Brother David Swanger officiating. Visitation was to be held from 2 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 and one hour before the service on Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tennessee Kidney Foundation, 95 White Bridge Rd., Suite 300, Nashville  or Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson St., Nashville.
Shelton, Gregory, 64, of Madison, died on Sunday, July 20.

Shelton is survived by children, Diandra and Gregory Shelton Jr.; brother, Timothy Shelton; sister, Gloria (Spencer) Northern; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation was to be from 6 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23 with funeral to follow at Terrell Broady Funeral Home, located at 3855 Clarksville Pike. The interment will be held at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 24 at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
Turnipseed, Robert, 73, of Nashville, died on Thursday, July 17.

Turnipseed is survived by care givers, family and friends.

Visitation was to be held from 11 a.m. until noon on Wednesday, July 23 at Jefferson Street Baptist Church, with funeral to follow. Rev. James Thomas was to serve as Pastor. The interment was to be in Greenwood Cemetery in north, Goodlettsville. J. W. Adkins Funeral Home, 615-292-8367.
Wright, Terri S., 59, died on Sunday, July 20.

She was a member of Old Hickory Church of Christ.

Wright was preceded in death by her son, Brad Curd.

She is survived by husband, Steve Wright; sons, Josh (Hope) Curd and Cary Curd Jr.; daughter, Lauren S. Wright; parents, Harold and Delores Bevels; brother, Rick Bevels; sisters, Theresa Dickson and Cynthia Miller; grandchildren, Kendall, Austin, Skye and Cary Curd III.

Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 24 at Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, with visitation 2 hours prior to service. Interment is to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.