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|Friday, July 20, 2012|
Mary Mildred Barton
of Bethpage, age 94, passed away July 4, 2012. Mrs. Barton was born in Hardyville, KY, on September 23, 1917, to James William Meadows and Ida Forbis Meadows. She was a devoted wife and mother and an excellent seamstress and cook. After raising her family, she learned to drive a car, received her nurses’ aid certificate and for several years worked as a nurses’ aid at Sumner Memorial Hospital, where she made many life-long friends. After retiring from the hospital, she was frequently asked to sit with the homebound, and she assisted a number of people in this situation over several years. She loved to care for others and they loved her. She was a long time active member of the Bethpage Methodist Church. Mrs. Barton was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Willis Thurman Barton, daughter, Janet Barton Hart; brother, Maxwell Meadows and her sisters, Evelyn Johnson and Bernice Goodman. She is survived by her son Tommy Barton, of Bethpage; daughter Lois and husband Bill Liddle of San Marcos, TX, daughter Lisa and husband Lynn Lehman of Newark, OH; son-in-law Thomas Hart of Mount Juliet; sister Thelma Redford; niece Margie Perkins, of Horse Cave, KY and her sister-in-law, Norma Barton of Bethpage. Survivors also include her grandsons, Chris Barton and wife Joanna, Zach Lehman and wife Kate, and Benjamin Lehman; granddaughters Melanie Liddle, Stephanie Burnett and husband Chip, Kim Ryder and Shannon Jenkins; great-grandchildren Courtney Durham, Amber Durham, Joshua Jenkins, Jacob Jenkins, Haley Burnett and Sarah Burnett; and great-great-grandson Brandon Durham, and several nieces and nephews. Graveside service was Saturday, July 7 at 10 a.m. followed by interment at Hiseville Cemetery in Hiseville, KY. Memorial service will be conducted Saturday, July 21 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home with Reverend Mike Potts officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Friends of Sumner Regional, 575 East Bledsoe Street, Gallatin, Tennessee 37066, for use by HighPoint Hospice. KY. The family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the HighPoint Hospice team at Sumner Regional Hospital for the loving care given to their mother in her final days. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com.
Brookelyn Aaliyah Moore
infant daughter of John Austin Moore and Tara Marie Pedersen Moore, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2012. Graveside service is today, Wednesday, July 18 at 3 p.m. at Crestview Memorial Gardens with Del Pharris officiating. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Johnathan Moore of Gallatin; grandparents, Terry and Maryette Pedersen of Gallatin, Gail Moore Gonsewski of Mt. Juliet, Johnny Glenn Moore of Crossville; great grandparents, Maurice and Sandra Shahan of Hendersonville, Charles and Dolores Hurst of White House, Johnny and Susie Moore of Crossville; aunts, Tierrie Mishelle Chilson (Steven) of Gallatin, Elizabeth See (Nate) of Mt. Juliet, Sarah Flatt of Mt. Juliet; cousin, Taylor Chilson and family friend, De’Mario Reams of Gallatin. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
James E. Highage 82, of Bethpage, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012. Mr. High was born April 13, 1930 in Robertson County, son of the late Marshall D. and Blanch Walker High. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Wilbert High; sisters, Thelma Wernicke and Ruth Nelson and three grandchildren. He is survived by sons, Johnny E. High (Ruth) of Lafayette, Carl High of Bethpage and Robert High (Linda) of Gallatin; daughters, Peggy Gauvain (Ralph) of Westmoreland, Betty Hill (Cleo) of Gallatin, Donna McConnell (Tony) of Cottontown and Barbara High of Gallatin; sister, Reba Thompson of Portland; 15 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. Mr. High served in the U. S. Army. There will be a private graveside service at a later date. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
J. W. Anderson
age 77, of Gallatin, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012. Funeral service was Monday, July 16 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home with Brother Charles Williams officiating. Interment followed in Rock Bridge Cemetery with Cody Franklin, Chad Anderson, Leroy Perry, Jerry Perry, Ricky Perry and Charles Perry serving as pallbearers. Mr. Anderson was born March 4, 1935 in Smith County, son of the late Odell and Amelia Frances Towns Anderson. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Marie Perry Anderson. He is survived by his daughter, Dawn Marie Anderson; brother, Jimmy Morris (Janice); nephew, Chad Anderson all of Gallatin; nieces, Leigh Anderson of Gallatin and Tammy Barnett (Teddy) of Erwin. Mr. Anderson served in the U.S. Army and worked at Armstrong Pirelli Tire. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com.
James H. “Jimmy” Seagraff, Jr.
age 62, of Gallatin, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012. A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday, July 19 from 4-6 p.m. from the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home. Mr. Seagraff was born September 27, 1949 in Nashville, son of the late James H. Seagraff, Sr. and Ella Mai Wallace Seagraff. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Roy Seagraff. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn McConkey Seagraff of Gallatin; daughters, Charity Douglas (Phillip) of Gallatin and Shelly Cole (Tim) of Elizabeth City, NC; step-son, Matthew Mancuso of Austin, TX; step-daughter, Maria Mancuso of Washington, DC; sisters, Joyce Oakley (Rod) of Greenbrier and Shirley Ann Seagraff of Nashville; grandchildren, Coey Todd, Alder Cole, Autumn Todd and Ami Mancuso. Mr. Seagraff was a diesel mechanic and worked for Kenneth O. Lester, Gallatin Truck Sales and Gallatin Construction. He was a founding member of Gallatin Elks Lodge, enjoyed cooking in BBQ and Chili Cook-offs and was a semi-pro fisherman. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gallatin Volunteer Fire Department. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com.
Robert H. Moss
age 68, of Gallatin, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012. Funeral service is today, Wednesday, July 18 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home with Brother Joe Tomlinson officiating. Interment follows in Corum Hill Cemetery with Mark Anderson, Timmy Moss, Jason Moss, Wayne Whittemore, Mike Vanluke and Sam Tabor serving as pallbearers. Remaining visitation is today from noon until time of service. Mr. Moss was born January 1, 1944 in Sumner County, son of the late Robert Lee and Marie Sims Moss. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sons, Donald Ray Moss and Russell Howard Moss. He is survived by his son, Tony Moss (Annette) of Gallatin, brothers, Jimmy Moss and friend Sharon Smith of Westmoreland and Ricky Moss (Betty) of Gallatin; sister, Ruth Moss Anderson (H. W.) of St. Augustine, FL; grandchildren, Krystal Faye Todd (Joshua) and Amanda Deshea Linville (Anthony) and great grandchildren, Nathanial Jines, Tyler Jines, Jada Linville and Jayla Linville. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com.