ADDINGTON, Robert, 75, of Manchester, passed this life Thursday, September 13, 2018, at his residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, September 17, at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home with burial to follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, September 16 at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home. A native of Raus, Robert was the son of the late Dewey Addington and Ethel Sons Addington Tyler. He was a member of Tennessee Valley Woodworks Association and retired from Caterpillar Corporation after 42 years of service. He enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his children and grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by stepfather, Harrison Tyler; one son, Steven Addington and a sister, Joyce Bates. Robert is survived by his wife, Marsha Addington of Manchester; sons Mike Addington and wife Patricia of Tullahoma and Mark Addington and wife Natalie of Fredericktown, Ohio; 7 grandchildren, Stephanie Addington of Parker, Colorado, Michael Addington of Milliken, Colorado, Megan Addington of Wallingford, Connecticut, Willow Addington of Fredericktown, Ohio, Jennifer Calcagno of Tullahoma, Rick Alvarado of Jupiter, Florida and Jimmy Alvarado of Chicago, Illinois and 8 great-grandchildren plus one on the way. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
FREDERICK, Alma Bryant, 78 of Tullahoma gained her wings September 8, 2018, surrounded by family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Jimmy Frederick; her father, Lloyd Bryant and her mother, Maude Gaddy; brother Troy Bryant; son Allen Frederick; daughter Dianna Frederick and twin boys. She is survived by her son, Gary Frederick of Tullahoma; daughter, Vicki Dietz (Jack) of Tullahoma; sister, Velma Hood (Ronnie) of Zephyrhills, Florida; granddaughters, Amber Honea (Jacob), of Chattanooga, Alexis Dietz of Chattanooga, Andrea Dietz of Tullahoma; brothers- and sisters-in-law and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in Tullahoma where she served as missionary leader, Sunday school teacher, nursery worker and numerous other roles. Her dedication and faithfulness to serving the Lord was her greatest attribute here on this earth. She lived her life loving and serving Christ. She lead by example and was a great witness for the Lord. She referred to her children and granddaughters as her pride and joy. We know she has been reunited with the love of her life, our daddy, aka “Pawpaw”, and together they are now walking the streets of gold. The family received friends from 2-4 p.m. Wednesday, September 12, at Watson-North Funeral Home. The funeral ceremony followed at 4 p.m. with Rev. William Pritchett officiating. Interment will followed at Watson-North Memorial Park with friends and family serving as pallbearers. Watson-North Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.watsonnorth.com.
KIMMONS, Ed, 86, of Tullahoma, passed this life Thursday, September 13, 2018, at his residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, September 18, at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home with burial to follow at Willow Mount Cemetery in Shelbyville. Visitation with the family will be from 11 a.m. until the service time. A native of Hohenwald, Ed was the son of the late William Neal and Violet Brewer Kimmons. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran, serving during the Korean War. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Flat Creek and enjoyed fishing, telling stories and being with his grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wife, Carolyn Dee Kimmons; brother, Doris Ray Kimmons and sister, Lois Curtis. Mr. Kimmons is survived by sons, Eddie Kimmons and his wife, Judy of Tullahoma, Troy Kimmons of Shelbyville and Tracy Lee of Lewisburg; daughters, Anita Sue Hale of Shelbyville, Mary Thelma Young of Murfreesboro and Kim Crosslin of Tullahoma; sister, May Smith of Shelbyville; 14 grandchildren and multiple step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations be made in his honor to Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
LAXSON, J.C., 94, June 26, 1924 - September 16, 2018.
LEMONS, Delilah Faye, 68, June 21, 1950 - September 13, 2018.
MCCAFFERTY, Mary Dianne, 67 of Belvidere, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018, at St Thomas West in Nashville. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 18, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.