LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, Oct. 17 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Northern, 93, of Murfreesboro.
Formerly of Lebanon, Mrs. Northern died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011, at the Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro.
Born Feb. 21, 1918, in Wilson County, she was the daughter of the late Julius and Addie Cole Brown.
Mrs. Northern worked as a secretary for many years and was a member of the East Main Church of Christ in Murfreesboro.
Services were conducted by Brother Wayne P. Lankford. Interment followed at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Survivors include: son Ron (Meredith) Northern of Murfreesboro; granddaughters Melissa (Casey) Lawler of Fishers, Indiana; and Stephanie (James J.) Jones of Murfreesboro; great grandchildren Caleb Dillon, Shannon Lawler, Meagan Lawler, Justin Jones, Sean Lawler, and Cameron Jones; and sister Mae Stewart of Gallatin.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband D.W. Northern on June 14, 1994; brother Thomas Brown and a sister Geneva Harris.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon.