Rex Sidney Carter of Tullahoma, passed this life on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 at his home at the age of 80. Mr. Carter was born in Huntsville, Alabama to the late Sidney and Oma Mae Towry Carter. During his life, he worked as a self-employed carpenter and was a member of West End Baptist Church where he had been a deacon for 36 years. Mr. Carter also loved gardening and working with his flowers, and also camping with his children and grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Max Carter; and one sister, Mary Ella Ghea. Mr. Carter is survived by his wife, Mary Frances Carter; three daughters, Sheila Burns (Joe), Selina Todd (Randall), and Delayne Holt (Tim Perry); one sister, Nelda Underwood; two brothers, Eddie Carter (Brenda), and Gerron Carter (Ruthie); grandchildren, Joey Burns (Lacey), Brian Burns (Megan), Justin Todd (Sheena), Ashley Taylor (Will), Mollie Tankersley, and Alex Tankersley and great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Sofia, Levi, Jade, and Kiley. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at Kilgore Funeral Home from 5 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at West End Baptist Church in Tullahoma with Pastor Dale Grosch officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Kilgore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Gloria Jean Collins, passed away Saturday Nov. 16, 2019 at the home of her daughter in Murfreesboro. She was born in East Saint Louis, Illinois on July 10, 1955.
Octavia Fay Galligan, 78, of Manchester passed away on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 at Manchester Healthcare. Manchester Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Rebecca Inez Burrum Matlock, 90, of Booneville, passed away Saturday Nov 9, 2019 in Durham North Carolina. Graveside services were conducted Saturday, Nov. 16 at Booneville Cemetery with Wilbur Carter officiating. Jennings-Moore-Cortner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Shannon Lee Moore of Tullahoma, passed this life on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville at the age of 70. Mr. Moore was born in Shelbyville to the late Birthel and Annie Lee Grammer Moore. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Ear and went on to work as a maintenance supervisor with the Tullahoma Housing Authority. Mr. Moore was also a member of Grace Baptist Church in Tullahoma. In addition to his parents, Mr. Moore was preceded in death by one daughter, Lori Moore. He is survived by his wife, Patty Moore; three sons, Chris, Chad, and David Moore; and one brother, Ray Moore and his wife Virginia. A memorial service was held Tuesday evening with Rev. Tim McGehee officiating. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either the Grace Baptist Church Building Fund, 1901 Ovoca Road, Tullahoma, TN 37388 or the Tullahoma Animal Shelter, 942 Maplewood Avenue, Tullahoma, TN 37388. Kilgore Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Hallie June Prince, 92, formerly of Winchester, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 in Morris, Illinois. Funeral services were held Nov. 18 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment followed at Franklin Memorial Gardens. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Winton, Nellie Marie Campbell, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 at NHC at the age of 85. Mrs. Winton was born in Huntland, Tennessee to the late Jonas and Eva White Campbell. She attended and was baptized at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church in Hillsboro and also loved flowers and gardening. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Avis Winton; three brothers, Wendell, Lester and Joe Horace Campbell; and one sister, Marvleen Simmons. Mrs. Winton is survived by two daughters, Alesia Snell and her husband Greg of Tullahoma; Jennifer Sipe and her husband Jonathan of Manchester; one grandson, Kyle Snell of Tullahoma; four sisters, Kathleen Lawson of Tullahoma, Sarah Ann Good of Pulaski, Wisconsin, Juanita Campbell of Manchester, and Ruth Mankin of Manchester; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Funeral service was held on Tuesday in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Hubert Robertson officiating. Burial followed at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Multi-County Cancer Support Network, P.O. Box 1355, Tullahoma, Tennessee 37388. Kilgore Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.