Velma Smith Liddle, 46

GLADEVILLE -- Funeral services were held Saturday morning, November 29 at the Gladeville Baptist Church for Mrs. Velma Smith Liddle, 46, of Mt. Juliet.



A teacher at Lebanon's Baird Middle School for the past 18 years, she passed away on Nov. 27, 2008. A member of Gladeville Baptist Church, she was passionate about photography and loved watching son Cody play baseball.


The service was conducted by Brother Bruce Grubbs. Interment was in Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers: Marc Butler, Alvin Filson, Marty Madewell, Joe Scott, Frank Lannom, and Gene Jones.


Survivors include husband David Liddle and son Cody Liddle -- both of Mt. Juliet; father Cleo Smith of Oak Ridge; sisters Joan (Bruce) Walton of Oak Ridge and Velvet (Dan) Weaver of Kingston; in-laws Leonard (Barbara) Liddle; sister-in-law Darlene (Michael) Taylor; brother-in-law Dwight Liddle; and niece Mikayla Taylor.


She is preceded in death by mother Ruth B. Smith, and grandparents Rufus and Vernedith Voyles, and Violet Smith.  Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.