July 18, 1943—July 7, 2013
Shirley Ann Nelson, 69, of Rockwood, passed away on July 7, 2013. The family will receive friends Saturday, July 13, at 10 a.m. at Central Baptist Church in Crossville. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m.
She was born on July 18, 1943, to Milton and Doris Jones. Shirley is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Bernie Nelson; sons, Russ Nelson (Brenda) of Australia and Ron Nelson (Claudia Esperanza) of Houston, TX; sisters, Gloria Jones, Carolyn DeYoung (Ralph) and Sherry Furtado (Fred); father-in-law, Ernest J. Nelson of Knoxville; sister-in-law, Marilyn Decker (Bill) of Boulder, CO; brother-in-law, David Nelson (Judy) of Denver, CO; six grandchildren; and numerous other family members.
She was a loving and kind wife, mother and a friend to all. "She was the light of our life and we know she is in heaven today." She will be and missed and always remembered fondly by all who knew her.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. are in charge of the arrangements.
July 18, 1943—July 7, 2013
John William Irvin, 85, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at his home. A memorial service will be held Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. at Tansi Community Church, with Dr. Paul Dixon officiating. Family will receive friends on Tuesday at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Hospice of Cumberland County.
Helen Dellene (Lewis) Meadows, 83, of Sparta, passed away Nov. 30, 2013, at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home Dec. 4, with Bro. Ralph Reagan officiating. Interment was in Clifty Cemetery.
Ronald Waldo Evans, "Ron," 79, of Crossville, passed away Dec. 1, 2013, at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. John Purdue and the Rev. Jerry Mayo officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, from noon to 1 p.m., at the funeral home.
Carolyn O. Dyer, 62, of Brentwood, Tennessee, passed away Nov. 30, 2013.
Robert Thomas Thurman, 89, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013.
Barbara J. Polson, 66, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013. Graveside services were held Dec. 3 at Woody Cemetery. Bro. Noel Turner officiated.
Jackson Walker Fitch, 4, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 30, 2013, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. A graveside was held at McEwen Cemetery in McEwen, TN, Dec. 3, with Bro. Brian Smith officiating. The family received friends Dec. 2 at Bilbrey Funeral Home.
Dion Ault Sr.
Dion G. Ault Sr., 65 of Pikeville passed away Dec. 2, 2013. A celebration of Dion’s life will be held Dec. 7 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Pikeville Funeral Home, with Bro. Milton Kerr and Bro. Doyle Ashburn officiating. Burial will be in the Hamilton Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday from 4-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 11-1 p.m.
Mildred Joe Jones, 74, of Crossville, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at NHC Healthcare Fort Sanders. Funeral services were held Nov. 30 at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home, with Bro. Danny Wyatt officiating. Burial was in Elmore Cemetery.
Memorial services for John Richard Duffy, 77, of the Cumberland Cove Community of Monterey, will be conducted Thursday, Dec. 5, at 2 p.m. from the Cumberland Cove Welcome Center. The family will receive friends at the Welcome Center following services Thursday.
- More Obituaries Headlines
- John Irvin