MT. JULIET – Mr. Edd Bryant, 71, of Old Hickory passed away January 31, 2010. No services are scheduled at this time.
Survivors include: his wife Nellie Bryant; son Brian Bryant; daughters Sammie (Scott) Bell, Melissa (John) Moulton, Pamela (Joseph) Batson and Angela (fiancé David Kielty) Hedden; Also surviving are siblings Otis (Julia) Bryant, Darrell (Sherry) Bryant, Shirley (Arthur) Wood, Diane Miller and Deborah (Michael) Vaughn; grandchildren Dawn, Ashley, Jacob, Sarah, Paige, Lindsey, Cole, Carter, Conner and Taylor; great-grandchildren Austin, Aiden and August; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.
LEBANON – Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, February 1 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mr. Mitchell, 72, of Lebanon. Known as “Baby” to his family and friends, he died January 29, 2010.
Services were conducted by Brother Danny Sellars and Matthew Neal. Interment was in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Survivors include his wife of 41 years Polly Hale Mitchell; children Donna Foster, Trisha Mitchell, Lisa (Eugene) Neal, Elizabeth (Roger) Dyer and J.R. (Janet) Dutton.
Also surviving are siblings Margaret McDonald, Don (Shirley) Mitchell and Edward (Nealie) Mitchell; grandchildren Kelsey Foster, Marshallene Hooper, Amber Neal, Matthew Neal, Crystal (Nick) Dutton, Anthony Dyer and Angela Anello; great-grandchildren Zachary Anello and James Dyer.
He is preceded in death by parents Ernest and Sarah Spann Mitchell, sisters Wylene Harmon and Louise Williams, and brothers Jerry and Robert Mitchell. Pallbearers: Matthew Neal, Nick Dutton, Timmy Mitchell, Steven Hale, Dewayne Garcia, and Chad Beard. Honorary: Wayne Drennon, Paul Tramell, Bobby Lax and Charles Davis. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.
MT. JULIET – Funeral services will be private for Mr. Hagar, 96, of Mt. Juliet. A lifetime member of Dodson Chapel United Methodist Church a DuPont retiree, he died Saturday, January 30, 2010.
The son of the late James Henry and Eva Brent Hagar, Mr. Hagar was a fisherman and a gardener. He participated in the Senior Olympics for several years.
Survivors include: children Betty Jean Burns, Christine H. (Harry) Northcutt and Jim (Mary Jane) Hagar; eight grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Dodson Chapel United Methodist Church Youth Program, 4107 Dodson Chapel Road, Hermitage, 37076.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by wife Elva Hinson Hagar; brothers Ira and James Hagar and sister Corrine Hagar. Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel.
LEBANON – Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, February 2 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mrs. Clemmons, 61, of Lebanon. Known as “Nanny” to her family and friends and retired from BellSouth, she died January 30, 2010.
Services were conducted by Brother Danny Sellars with interment in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include children Melissa Clemmons Kirkendoll, Brian (Elaine) Clemmons, Jeff (Kelley) Clemmons, Cory (Shannon) Clemmons, Brandy (Brian) Tomlinson and Brad (Leslie) Clemmons; grandchildren Makayla Alsup, Braxton Givens, Evan, Eli, Katelyn, Chase, McKane, Parker, Chandler and Natasha Clemmons, Lexie and Vannah Sells, Caleb Tomlinson and Cole Kirkendoll; lifelong friends Mona Murphy and Bonnie Wells; along with several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Active pallbearers: Jason Reeder, Brian Gibson, Joe Gardner, Chad Maynard, Jason Lasater, Brandon Murphy, Pat Barry, Scotty Howard and Timmy Wells. Honorary: Wayne Howard, Daniel Barry, the staff at Quality Inn, and previous co-workers at BellSouth.
She is preceded in death by mother Margaret Maynard, grandparents Wayne and Tabby Maynard, nephews Winn Murphy and James “Dink” Barry, Ruth Garton and Smitty Murphy. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.
LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, February 4 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mr. Taylor, 88, of Lebanon. Past president of the Lebanon Kiwanis Club and former Chairman of the Deacons at First Baptist Church, he died Feb. 1, 2010.
The son of the late W.W. and Beatrice Ellis Taylor, he had the distinction of the longest membership at FBC Lebanon. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and for one hour prior to service on Thursday.
Services will be conducted by Dr. Ray Cleek and Brother Don McElroy. Interment follows in Cedar Grove Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 69 years Ruth Buchanan Taylor; children Cindy (Gary Mack) Foster and Tony (Laura) Taylor; brother Paul “Buddy” (Alice) Taylor; grandchildren Jill Schuster, Janet Curlin, Kimberly Taylor, Rosekay Arnold and Jacob Brown; great-grandchildren Taylor Curlin, Cole Relford and Ayden Bentley; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Active pallbearers: Sam Pigg, Tim Taylor, Don Taylor, Ronnie Taylor, Keith Taylor, and Randall Keith. Honorary: Volunteer Sunday School Class, Milton Johnson, Sam Sherrill, Sam Swindell and Hubert Clemmons.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Taylor is preceded in death by daughter Susan Taylor, baby Maudine Taylor, brothers Elber Taylor and Edward Taylor, and great-grandchild Savannah Relford. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.
LEBANON – Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, February 1 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Peagram, 46, of Watertown. Employed with Potts Masonry, he died January 29, 2010 at the University Medical Center.
Services were conducted by Rev. Vernon Burrow. Interment was at the Brush Creek Cemetery. Survivors include: mother Kathryn Brown Pegram; son Justin Pegram Brown; brothers Jackie (Melody) Pegram, George (Anita) Pegram, Randy Pegram, Gary Pegram and Ronnie (Ruthie) Pegram; sisters Patricia Wood, Christine (Lawrence) Potts, Rhonda (Kenneth) Cassidy; along with several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by father, Milton Lewis Pegram. Pallbearers included: nephews Eugene Potts, Troy Wood, John Wood, Larry Potts, Jessie Potts and Shaun Pegram. Arrangements by Partlow Funeral Chapel.
MT. JULIET -- Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Thursday, February 4 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Probst, 74, of Mt. Juliet. The son of the late Levi Lee and Ella Mae Simmons Propst and an avid outdoorsman, "Sid" died Saturday, January 30, 2010.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road.
Survivors include: sons S. Roger (Robin) Propst, Jr. of Mt. Juliet and L. Wayne Propst of Lewisburg, NC; brother Zannie (Erna) Propst of Columbus, GA; sisters Jeannie Propst of San Diego, CA, Hazel Jones and Mary Shumate -- both of Wilkesboro, NC; grandchildren Heather (David) Conklan, Pamela Propst and Elizabeth Propst.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Probst was preceded in death siblings Odell Propst and Gladys Holcomb.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel.
From Post staff reports
Not wanting to see their basketball schedules fall too far behind due to weather, several Wilson County schools have opted for mid-week games.
Lebanon High will host District 9AAA rival Station Camp Wednesday at Campbell Brandon Gymnasium while Wilson Central entertains Gallatin in Gladeville. Both doubleheaders are set for 6:30 p.m. starts. Mt. Juliet High will visit Shackle Island on Thursday for a 9AAA twinbill vs. Beech High.
FCS visits RBS Wednesday -- Friendship Christian will travel to Red Boiling Springs today for a 3 p.m. doubleheader vs. the Bulldog teams. Tuesday’s scheduled games were moved to today because of the weather.
MJCA plays Wednesday -- Mt. Juliet Christian Academy will play at Currey Ingram in Brentwood Wednesday afternoon in a 4:30 p.m. doubleheader -- rescheduled from Monday night. On Friday night, Riverside Christian comes to Mt. Juliet for a 6 p.m. twin bill at MJCA.
WHS games moved -- Watertown’s Tuesday night home doubleheader with Monterey has been moved to Monday, Feb. 8.
“Sometimes it’s easier to go on the road,” said Watertown principal / girls coach Jeff Luttrell. “Tuesday morning our parking lot and sidewalks were still a mess -- and we’ve spread salt everywhere.”