The following obituaries will appear in print Sunday, April 14
BREWER, Wesley James, 47, of Winchester, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment follows at Franklin Memorial Gardens. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
CUNNINGHAM, Virginia Ellen, 93, of Tullahoma passed this life on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at NHC Healthcare. Mrs. Cunningham was born in Franklin County to the late Horace and Johnnie Mae Gattis Wilhoite. During her life, Mrs. Cunningham was a member of Grundy Street Church of Christ. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Cunningham; two sons, Steven Lee Cunningham, and Robert Perry Cunningham; her stepmother, Fannie Wilhoite; and three brothers, Robert Wilhoite, Horace Wilhoite Jr., and Jacob Wilhoite. Mrs. Cunningham is survived by one son, Mike Cunningham and his wife Janie; one sister, Ella Bennett Riddle and her husband R.C.; four grandchildren, Amy Leigh Cunningham, Raymond Wilson Cunningham and his wife Courtney, Jeffrey Lane Cunningham and his wife Tiffany, and Daniel Todd Cunningham and his wife Jordan; three great-grandchildren, Michael Lambert Cunningham, Harper Kay Cunningham and Caroline Victoria Cunningham; and one daughter-in-law, Anna Marie Head. Visitation for Mrs. Cunningham will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, at Kilgore Funeral Home. Funeral services immediately follow at 1 p.m. in the Kilgore Funeral Home chapel with Bros. Ben Flatt and Philip Davis officiating. Burial follows at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. For those who wish, the family asks that donations in Virginia’s memory be made to either the American Cancer Society, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692; or The Alzheimer’s Association, 4825 Trousdale Dr. Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37220. Kilgore Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
HAYWORTH, Mary M., 70, of Tullahoma, passed this life on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Tennova Healthcare in Shelbyville. No services are scheduled. Mary, a native of Winchester, was the daughter of the late Allen and Alene Green Hayworth. She is survived by children, Travis Hayworth of Enid, Oklahoma, and Tammie Keith (Vertie) of Tullahoma; brothers, Jerry Hayworth (Mary) of Toledo and William Hayworth of Indianapolis; sisters, Deloris Hayworth of Tullahoma and Brenda Hayworth of Toledo; grandchildren, Myohsha Keith, Miciah Jernigan, Matthew and London Hayworth and great grandchildren, Elijiah, Jonovan, D’Kaari and Nshaela Brooks and Ariyah and Ziyanna Hayworth. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com.
McCLURE, Glen Avery, 67, of Estill Springs, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Tullahoma on December 9, 1951, to the late J.D. McClure and Opal (Quick) Throneberry. Glen served in and retired from the United States Army after 24 years, during which he served in Vietnam and Desert Storm as well as Special Forces Intelligence Operations. He enjoyed Harley Davidson motorcycles, repurposing furniture and fishing. A man of few words, Glen’s family will remember his kind-hearted nature and dedication to his family. His hardworking hands always ensured the wellbeing and safety of his kids, grandkids and great-grandkids. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Donna Faye McClure, and brother, Ricky Stewart. Glen is survived by his loving children, Jeffrey Damon (Carla) McClure of Dallas, Texas, Nicole (Wesley Webb) McClure of Soddy Daisy, Sean Avery McClure of Pennsylvania, and Silke McClure of Estill Springs; brother, Danny (Rachel) McClure of Tullahoma; grandchildren, Kim McGriff, Tina (Taylor) Mullins, Chris Grimes, Taylor (Shane Whelchel) McClure, Olivia McClure, Josh McClure, Emily McClure, Timothy McClure, Chelsie McClure, and Josie McClure; and great-grandchildren, Natalie, Wyatt and Avery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, in the Moore-Cortner Chapel with Rev. Ross Peterson officiating. Interment will follow at Franklin Memorial Gardens with military honors bestowed. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.