Stella L. Lanier, 81

OLD HICKORY -- Graveside services were held Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 20 at the Hermitage Memorial Gardens for Ms. Lanier, 81. She passed away on Sept. 18, 2011 with a long and hard bout with cancer.

Services were conducted by Brother Buck Dozier.

Survivors include: nephews John T. Morgan (Chris), Wayne Morgan (Joy) (Niki); niece Brenda Lanier; great niece and longtime care giver Susan Dee Dee Morgan; great-nephew Mike Morgan (Ashley) Maddox.

She loved all people and all pets especially her cat X-man. She was a homemaker and caregiver herself for all her deceased family; parents Alvin and Bessie Lanier; brothers Wallace and Howard Lanier; sisters Louise Morgan and Ruth Lanier.

The family would like to thank all the nurses and Sumner County Hospice, Dr. Michael Lee and family friend, Missy Dassel for helping at anytime.

Arrangements by Hermitage Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens.