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Obituaries 12-11-14

Posted on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 9:19 am

CANTRELL-DALY, ELIZABETH, LUCILLE, of Sewanee, Tennessee, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 5, 2014.  She was born on April 7, 1942 to Arlie and Walter Parker Cantrell of Sewanee, Tennessee.  She is preceded in death by her husband Lavern E. Daly, her mother and father, brothers, William Cantrell, Walter Cantrell, James Cantrell, sister “Sue” Darrell Lorene Cantrell-Thompson.

She is survived by her children, Susan (Dan) Gilliam, Troy (Dorothy) Finchum, Craig (Tonya) Finchum, and Ed Daly.  Several grandchildren and great grandchildren, step-children, Lloyd (Betty) Finchum, Johnny (Sheila) Finchum, Edith (Troy) Hastin.

She was employed by the Oak Terrace Restaurant, Pop’s Happyland Restaurant, Truck stop and the Dining Services at the University of the South.  She cooked for many people around this area and around the world.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Multi-County Cancer Support Network at P.O. Box 1355, Tullahoma, TN  37388.

There will be no funeral service as she requested.  Private burial will be in the Eastern Star Cemetery in Sewanee, Tennessee. Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements were made by Cumberland Funeral Home, Monteagle, TN.


SANDERS, RANDY, LEE, age 56, of Tracy City, Tennessee passed away Friday, November 28, 2014 at his home.  He is preceded in death by his father, Patrick Sanders.

Survivors include his companion Kimberly Cantrell, Tracy City, TN; Mother, Helen Watson, Cincinnati, Ohio; Grandmother, Flora Sanders, Tracy City, TN; sons, Jason Sanders, Altamonte Springs, FL; Randy Sanders, Jr., Sanford, FL; daughters, Amy Herrera, Altamonte Springs, FL; Destiny Sanders, Tracy City, TN; Step-daughter, Melissa Brueggemeyer, Las Vegas, NV; brothers, Robert, Richard, Ron Sanders and Roger Hensley; sisters, Ada Boyd, Connie Sanders, Helen Angel Ernest; four grandchildren.

The family will be having a private memorial service. Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements were made by Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, TN.


NUNLEY, JUDY, ELAINE, age 62, of the Plainview community in Tracy City, Tennessee passed away Sunday, December 7, 2014 at her home. She was a daughter of the late James Everett Dishroon and Bessie Nunley Dishroon and was preceded in death by her husband, Freddy Nunley; daughter, Tessa Nunley; brother, Frankie Dishroon. Judy was a member of the Plainview Community Church.

Survivors include her children, Danny Dinkens, James Randal Nunley, Joseph Andrew Nunley and Sheila Armstrong; brother, Randy Dishroon; sister, Barbara Gross; 5 grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Wednesday in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Mike Rigsby officiating. On line condolences may be made at

Cremation services were provided by Foster & Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, TN.


KILGORE, DANNY, RAY, “SKINNY”, age 63, of Decherd, TN and a former resident of Sequatchie Mountain passed away Tuesday evening at home. He was a retired coalminer and had worked in the lawn care business. He was a son of the late Barney Glenn Kilgore and Clara Elvia Marie Caldwell Kilgore and was preceded in death by his brothers, J.B., Norman and Joe Kilgore.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Ann Kilgore, Decherd; children, Christopher Ray Kilgore, Whitwell, Melody Kilgore, Whitwell, Kimberly Odell Marie “Lazy” Kilgore, Sequatchie, Elisa Dawn (John) Frith, Estill Springs, David Nathan Kilgore, Whitwell, Rachel Miranda Kilgore, Whitwell, Christopher James Randall Caldwell, Decherd, TN; brothers, George, John Ed and Phillip Kilgore all of Sequatchie Mountain; sisters, Mary Jane Gilliam and Wilma Clark both of Sand Mountain, Alabama, Iva Lee Saynes, Whitwell and Carol Rhea, Athens, TN; 10 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services were held Saturday in the funeral home chapel.  Reverend John Westerfield and others officiated. Burial was in Eastern Star Cemetery in Sewanee. On line condolences may be made at

Arrangements were made by Cumberland Funeral Home, Monteagle, TN.