LEBANON -- Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon, Dec. 20 at the Immanuel Baptist Church for Mrs. Tatum, 87, of Lebanon.
A charter member of Immanuel Baptist Church and a member of the Scotty Camping Club, Mrs. Tatum died Dec. 17, 2010.
Services were conducted by Brother John Hunn, Brother Danny Sellars and Brother Judd Sellars. Burial was at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: her husband of 65 years Charlie Tatum; children Linda (Wayne) Thompson, Charlene (Jimmy) Ballinger and Steve (Jackie) Tatum.
Also surviving are grandchildren Johnny (Tresa) Ballinger, Christy (Jack) Cook, Brian (Mary) Thompson, Justin Tatum and Brooke Tatum; great-grandchildren Brilee Thompson and Jennifer (Allen) Ferguson; great-great grandchild Colton Ballinger; along with special friend Annie Mary Thompson and numerous nieces and nephews.
Active pallbearers: Donnie Hamilton, John Harlin, Greg Eggleston, Rip “Pet Monkey” Fuqua, Charles Hall, John Ballinger and Pete Bush. Honorary: Dr. Kenneth Anderson, Woody Hunt, Barry Ellis, Carl Jones, Dan Coley and Dick Gillespie.
Special thanks to staffs of UMC’s ICU, UMC’s 1st Floor, Care All and Odyssey Hospice, and friends at the Dept. of Human Services.
She is preceded in death by parents Arthur and Addie VanHook Reed Sr., sisters Marvine Reed, Thelma Reed, Irene Reed, brothers Joe Reed, Odell Reed, Hershel Reed, Arthur Reed Jr., and grandson Stan Ballinger.
Memorial donations to: Odyssey Hospice, 1400 Donelson Pike, Suite B, Nashville 37217.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.