NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 8 at Seabrook, Dieckmann and Naville Funeral Home, 1846 East Oak Street, New Albany, Ind. for Mrs. Leake, 102, of Mt. Juliet.
Born in Tell City, Ind. and a long time resident of Speed, Ind. prior to moving to Tennessee in 2005 – she died Oct. 3, 2008 at her home in Mt. Juliet.
A longtime member of Speed Memorial Church, the New Albany Country Club and the Tell City OES, Mrs. Leake was the daughter of the late Fred and Josie Heubi. She attended Purdue University and was a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority.
Interment will be at Graceland Memorial Park.
Survivors include: devoted granddaughter Leanne Leake (Erick) Kane of Old Hickory, and her children, Anna Marie Kane and William Benjamin Kane; son Richard (Joyce) Leake of Charlestown, Ind.; granddaughters Linda Leake of Charlestown, Ind. and Shelley (Donnie) Thomas and their children Kimberly and Kelley Thomas of Louisville, KY.
Mrs. Leake is preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years William P. Leake, Sr.; son William P. Leake, Jr.; sister Helen (Harry) Barbour; sister-in-law Virginia (Leo) Pellum; brother-in-law Johnny (Jean) Leake; niece Harriet Vance Pruett and many other family members and friends.
Bond Memorial Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.
LEBANON – Funeral services have been scheduled for 12 Noon Friday, October 10 at the JC Hellum Funeral Chapel for Ms. Word, 83, of Gladeville.
Born Dec. 27, 1924, she passed away October 5, 2008 at Alive Hospice St. Thomas, Nashville.
She will lie-in-state Thursday between the hours of 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Family visitation is set for Friday between the hours of 11 a.m. 12 Noon, with funeral to follow.
Pastor Robert H. McFarland will serve as eulogist. Interment will follow at the Gladeville Cemetery.
Survivors include: daughters Linda Lawrence, Barbara (Eddie) Ballard, Brenda and JoAnn Word, sons Charles and Ronnie (Lois) Word.
Also surviving is brother John (Eleanor) Collier; as well as many other relatives and friends.
JC Hellum Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
MT. JULIET – Funeral services have been planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, October 9 at the Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Ms. Eastland, 58, of Lebanon.
A registered nurse at Centennial Medical Center for 18 years, she died Oct. 3, 2008.
The daughter of the late Willie and Dorothy Williams of Mt. Juliet, she was a beloved grandmother who enjoyed sewing, baking, washing and gardening.
Visitation is Wednesday between the hours of 4-8 p.m. and prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Services will be conducted by Pastor David Freeman of First Baptist Church, Lebanon. Burial will follow at Nashville’s Woodlawn Memorial Park.
Survivors include: children Melissa Eastland Hamilton and Bryan Eastland — both of Mt. Juliet and Bobby Eastland, Jr. of Lebanon; daughters-in-law Lisa Gabany Eastland of Lebanon and Jamie Eastland of Mt. Juliet; the father of her children Bobby Eastland, Sr. of Mt. Juliet, sister Patsy (Randall) McGill of LaVergne; brothers Robert (Linda) Williams of Triune and Billy Williams of Spring Hill and dear grandchildren Hunter and Tayler Eastland, Skylar and Gage Eastland and Patrick and Dalton Hamilton; special friend Sue Gabany and many other relations and friends.
Pallbearers: Vic Gabany, Randall McGill, Steve McGill, Kevin Williams, Jimmy Williams, Paul Williams and Mike Malcolm.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Eastland is preceded in death by brother Donnie Williams.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.
MT. JULIET – Memorial services and a celebration of life will be held at a later date for Mrs. Cunningham, 49, of Mt. Juliet. She died October 5, 2008 at her residence.
Survivors include: spouse Randall Cunningham, mother Dorris Armstrong Kinder, son Gary Anderson, step-son Isaac Cunningham and step-daughter Amanda Cunningham.
Also surviving is sister Elaine Jones of Indiana and three grandchildren.
Wilson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
MT. JULIET — Funeral services were conducted Tuesday evening, October 7 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. McNulty, 45, of Mt. Juliet. A Catholic and an active member of the community, he died October 4, 2008.
Services were conducted by with Father Mark Hunt and Rev. William Wiley.
Survivors include: wife Alison Felter McNulty of Mt. Juliet; mother Annie Nancy McNulty of Hillsdale, NJ; sisters Linda Canavan of Saddle Ridge, NJ and Eileen O’Malley of Ridgewood, NJ; nephew Peter Joseph Canavan and niece Jaclyn Krist.
Mr. McNulty is preceded in death by his father Edward Joseph McNulty, Sr. and his infant daughter, Luci Belle McNulty.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942. Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, was in charge of arrangements.
LEBANON — Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, October 9 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Milliken, 62 of Lebanon.
A homemaker and a member of Hurricane Baptist Church, she died Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at University Medical Center.
Visitation with the family will be 1-8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m. until the funeral the Partlow Funeral Chapel.
Funeral services will be conducted by Brother James Gordon and Brother Wayne Jamison. Interment will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include: her husband of 25 years Jackie Milliken and sons Ricky (Rhonda) Medlin, Jimmy Dale Medlin, Joey D. Medlin, Jack E. (Paula) Milliken and Marty (Kimberly) Milliken.
Also surviving are three brothers, four sisters; grandchildren Jonathan Davis, Christopher Medlin, Peyton Medlin, Edward Milliken, Jessica Milliken, Ashley Rouse, Amber and Kevin Lanclos, Brandon and Brittany Milliken; great-grandchild Jayden Borrow.
She is preceded in death by parents James Albert and Zina Lee Bowman and several brothers, sisters, step-brothers and step-sisters. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Diabetes Association.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Warning Coordination Meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Middle Tennessee, Mr. Orchanian passed away Oct. 4, 2008.
He has worked in the Nashville area for over 14 years training storm spotters across Middle Tennessee and making weather safety presentations to prepare citizens and local officials for severe weather.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.
Services will be conducted by Brother Chuck Groover. Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens
He is survived by his wife of 26 years Patricia Orchanian; brothers John (June) Orchanian and Leroy (Gina) Orchanian; and sister Grace (Jack) Karian.
Mr. Orchanian was preceded in death by parents Manase and Rose Orchanian.
Family and friends will serve as active pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Mr. Orchanian’s co-workers at the NOAA-National Weather Service.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet is in charge of arrangements.
WATERTOWN — Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, October 9 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Joe Donnell Bogle, 85, of Lebanon.
Born in the Statesville Community and employed with Robertshaw for over 30 years, Mr. Bogle died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008 at the Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.
A US Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Bogle was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church and was the son of the late Chatham and Geneva Jennings Bogle.
The family will receive friends between the hours of 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday from 12 Noon until the service at Hunter Funeral Home.
Services will be conducted by Dr. Larry Locke. Burial will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 66 years Lucille Jennings Bogle of Lebanon and children Billy Joe (Judy) Bogle of Jacksonville, Florida and Robert Lynn (Treva) Bogle of Lebanon.
Also surviving are three grandchildren Scott Allen (Kim) Bogle and Brooke (Brady) Palmer – all of Lebanon and Clay (Brett) Rozell of Antioch and eight great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Bogle is preceded in death by granddaughter Wendy Jo Gilley and uncle Lowell Afton Bogle.
Active pallbearers: Ed Jennings, Brady Palmer, Brett Rozell, Scott Allen Bogle, Kevin Caldwell and Tony Caldwell.
Honorary pallbearers: L.D. Penuel, Johnny Penuel, Roger Penuel, Eugene Penuel, Nathan Gilley, Clay Alden Palmer, Watson Palmer, Linden Palmer and Brian Bogle.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
LEBANON — A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, October 9 at at First Presbyterian Church for Mrs. Crawford, 74, of Lebanon.
A homemaker and a member of First Presbyterian Church, she died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008 at Alive Hospice.
Mrs. Crawford was a 1952 Lebanon High School graduate where she was voted Miss High School, played basketball for the Devilettes, was president of The Beta Club and was a cheerleader.
She resided with her family in New Jersey from Dec. 1960 – April 1982. She had a passion for antiques and cooking and was a member of The Lebanon Golf & Country Club.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 9 a.m. until service time at the church.
Dr. John Cheetham and Dr. Larry Locke will officiate the memorial service. Ann Evins Doak will give the euglogy.
Survivors include: her husband of 56 years James W. "Jimmie" Crawford; children J. Cary (June) Crawford of Lebanon, Debi Lynn (Tommy) Harston of Nashville and Dana Leigh (Jeff) Stroop of Murfreesboro.
Also surviving is sister Pamela Faye Byrd; grandchildren Brad and Cody Crawford, Kelsey and Kaley Stroop.
She is preceded in death by parents James MacVay and Emma Lena Austin; paternal grandmother Bertha (Mammie) Austin; maternal grandparents Luther and Rosa Armacher Jones; aunt Annie Lee Franklin.
Honorary pallbearers include: son-in-laws Tommy Harston and Jeff Stroop, The Lebanon Noon Rotary Club and all AA members.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church building fund.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
LEBANON — Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, October 6, 2008 at Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. McDonald, 87, of Lebanon.
A member of First United Methodist Church and retired from Robertshaw-Lux Time, she died Friday, October 3, 2008 at Quality Care Nursing Home.
Services were conducted by Rev. Martin Thielen with interment at Wilson County Memorial Park.
Survivors include: sons David Worley, Dean (Janie) Worley, Wayne (Stephanie) Worley, and H.B. (Joanne) McDonald.
Also surviving are siblings Waymon (Louise) Isom and Amy (Rev. James H. ) Williams; grandchildren Mike Worley, Jeff Worley, Stephen Worley, Linda Strickland, Zack Worley, Jermiah Worley, Natasha Worley, Patsy Steigleder, John D. Worley II, Christine Fryer, Brian McDonald, Elizabeth McDonald and Juli Cargill; 14 great grandchildren; and seven great, great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by parents Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Isom; husbands John Dee Worley and Harold McDonald.
Pallbearers included: Mike Worley, Jeff Worley, Stephan Worley, John D. Worley II, Justin Higgins and John T. Worley. Honorary pallbearers were Mrs. McDonald’s Sunday School Class.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Partlow Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
WATERTOWN – Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, October 6 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mrs. Robinson, 91, of Watertown.
Born in Liberty to the late John and Olivia Campbell Shehane, and formerly employed at the Watertown Garment Factory, Mrs. Robinson died Oct. 4, 2008 at the Woodbury Nursing Home.
Services were conducted by the Rev. Don Mathis with burial at the Salem Cemetery.
Survivors include: children Vernon Wade (Carol) Robinson of Lebanon and Shirley (Jimmy) Browning of Alexandria; grandchildren Vernon Wade Jancho, Steven Leslie Jancho, Gregory (Linda) Hartman, Kim (Steve) Clark and Vadra Hartman.
Also surviving are 12 great grandchildren and four great, great grandchildren; sister Teen (Glenn) Stinson and Turney (Louise) Shehane.
She is preceded in death by husband Vernon B. Robinson; sisters Odell Mathis, Bea Southworth and Geneva Bellestri and brothers Buster and Ferman Shehane.
Grandsons and great grandsons served as pallbearers.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
By CONNIE ESH
The Wilson Post
Wilson County Board of Education accepted bids on the new Lebanon High School, including one guaranteed maximum price bid from Hewlett-Spencer, and two competitive bids, from R.G. Anderson and Hardaway Construction.
The base bids are, $56.647 million from R.G. Anderson, $54.999 million from Hardaway and $48,095,742 from Hewlett Spencer.
The bids will be checked by both the architect and the county attorney before a special called board meeting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Central Office on Stumpy Lane when the board will decide which bid to accept.
The board also passed a resolution thanking the Wilson County Commission for passing the needed funding for the school system’s 2008-2009 budget.
It said in part that the board appreciated the courage shown by the commission and County Mayor Robert Dedman in passing the 20-cent property tax increase.