Visitation planned Tuesday for contractor Bernie J. Laine, 78

A graduate of Lebanon High School, he was the son of the late Howard R. and Katherine Gill Laine. Mr. Laine was a member of Bartons Creek Baptist Church. He owned and operated The Laine Company where he was a contractor and shared the business with his sons and nephew Jerry Hill.

Survivors include: his wife of 56 years, Betty Laine; sons Randy (Luanne) Laine and Ronnie (Carol) Laine; grandsons Matthew Laine, Alex Laine, Joel Laine, Joey Laine and Daniel Mayes; sister Virginia Hill; as well as numerous other family members.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Laine is preceded in death by his brother, Fred G. Laine and sister Mary Katherine McCarley.

In lieu of flowers the family request contributions may be made in his memory to the Tennessee Baptist Childrens Home or to the Union Rescue Mission.

Arrangements in the care of Lebanon's Partlow Funeral Chapel.