LEBANON -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, April 3 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Vanhook, 88, of Lebanon. Widow of the late J.W. Vanhook and co-owner of the Daisy Shop, she died Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at her home.
A native of Wilson County and the daughter of the late David Frank and Laura Hastings Laine, she and her late husband found success in home construction and over a span of 45 years built hundreds of homes in the area.
She was a loyal member of First Baptist Church, Lebanon, where she was involved with the Triple L Club and the Donnell Sunday School Class.
The family will receive friends Friday between the hours of 2-8 p.m. and Saturday after 10 a.m.
Services will be conducted by Rev. Don McElroy with burial at Wilson County Memorial gardens.
Survivors include: daughters Elaine (Charles) Bell, Peggy (Johnny) Keel and Nancy (Frank) Eubank.
Also surviving are siblings: Dorothy Locke, Shirley (Tony) Dematteo, Frank (Dimple) Laine, Jr. and Linda (Bobby) Yarbrough; grandchildren Jack (Melia) Bell, Rick Bell, Jeff (Nicole) McMillen and Laura Jill McMillen; step-grandchildren Todd Keel, Chris Eubank and Brett Eubank; sister-in-law Mary Thompson; great grandchildren Weston Bell, Bronson Bell, Gavin McMillen and Liam McMillen.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded ind death by siblings Ralph Laine, Iva Dell McMinn, David Laine and Martha Bell.
Active pallbearers: Tiff Arnold, Tommy Arnold, Craig Laine, Troy Laine, Nick C. Locke, Jim Stallings and Robert Turner. Honorary: Evelyn Anderson, Mildred Cason, Willette Reed, Sis. AAA Stafford and the Donnell Sunday School Class.
The family offers a special thank you to caretaker Rose Ethridge. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church or to Sherry's Run. Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.