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Obituaries 3-12-15

Posted on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 12:59 pm

MYERS, KEITH, R., age 59, of Pelham, Tennessee passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at his home.  He was a carpenter by trade and was a member of Valley Home United Methodist Church.  Born in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, he was a son of the late Pascal and Juanita Myers.

Survivors include his wife, Nadine Myers; daughter, Leslie Jo Myers; grandson, Cole Richard Partin of Coalmont; Cole’s father, Charles Partin; sister, Deborah Hershman, Manchester.

Funeral services were held Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Brother Troy Smith and Brother Jim Walden officiating.  Burial followed in Bethel Cemetery.  Online condolences may at www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net. Arrangements were made by Cumberland Funeral Home, Monteagle, TN.

 

TOTHEROW, KENNETH, HOWELL, age 66, of Coalmont, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2015. He was born February 25, 1949. He was preceded in death by his mother, Maudie Shrum Lay; son, Jake Totherow.  He is survived by his wife, Leda Totherow; sons, Tommie Lee, Josh and Jeremiah (Felisha) Totherow; daughter, Camelle Totherow; brothers, Rod Totherow; sister, Virginia Adams; 11 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Wednesday in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Charlie Shrum officiating. Burial followed in the Totherow Family Cemetery. Online condolences at www.laynefuneralhome.com. Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.

 

WHITMAN, PATRICIA, ANN, “PATTY”, age 78, of Beersheba Springs, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at her home with her family at her side. She was born February 13, 1937 to Oscar Taylor and Martha Jane Napier Wooten who preceded her in death along with her husband; Lyndon “Pete” Whitman; brother, Glenn Wooten.

She is survived by her sons, Doyle Whitman and Terry (Barbara) Whitman; grandchildren, Isaac, Denise (Casey), Bridget and Zackary; brother, Leon Taylor; sister, Janice Shiner; loving nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Friday in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Wayne Norris and Bro. Jim King officiating. Burial followed in the Hunerwadel Cemetery. Online condolences at www.laynefuneralhome.com. Arrangements were made at Layne Funeral Home, Altamont, TN.

 

HENLEY, SYBIL, LEE, PARTIN, age 70, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March, 2, 2015. Sybil grew up in Pelham, TN but lived in Chattanooga during her later life, where she spent time with her children and grandchildren. Her warm and caring nature made her a loving homemaker for her family. Sybil enjoyed the years she spent going to college and substitute teaching elementary school children. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bryan and Emma Partin, her infant son, Stratton Kilgore, and her grandson, Trae Bean.

Her survivors include her daughter, Laura Bean; son, Nash (Chastity) Bean; sister, Barbara Landrum; twin brother, Quentin (Wanda) Partin; grandchildren, Farrah, Nick, Tim, Tristan, Cameron, and Evan Bean; nephews and nieces, Mike (Kim) Partin, Susan Partin, Cindy (Randall) Gilliam and Joanna (Bruce) Landrum. Sybil was a devout Christian who loved sharing the word of God with others. She spent her later years at Life Care Center of Hixson, where she enjoyed leading bible study and prayer meetings. She was a loving mother, sister, and grandmother who will be greatly missed.

Funeral services were held Saturday and burial followed in Warren Cemetery in Pelham, TN. On line condolences may be made at www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net. Arrangements were made at Cumberland Funeral Home, Monteagle, TN. 

 

HAMILTON, JUDITH, HOLLIDAY, age 79, of Monteagle, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at Life Care Center in Tullahoma. She was retired from the Tennessee Department of Safety and was preceded in death by her parents, LaDue and Evelyn McCurdy Holliday; husband, Clyde Paul Hamilton; a daughter, Jennifer Clay Hutchison.

Survivors include her children, Susan Clay Johnson, Monteagle, Beth Geary, Monteagle, Frank Charles “Skip” Clay, Monteagle, Roxanne Gipson, Winchester; 13 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Service was held Saturday in the funeral home chapel. On line condolences may be made at www.cumberlandfuneralhome.net. Arrangements were made by Cumberland Funeral Home, Monteagle, TN.