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Obituaries – March 5, 2014

Posted on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 5:00 pm


Funeral services for Mr. Henry “H.B.” Rogers, age 70, of Manchester, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Danny Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Concord Cemetery. Visitation was held 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at the funeral home. Mr. Rogers passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Rogers was born October 26, 1943, in Coffee County, Tennessee, the son of the late Willie Brownlow Rogers and Mary Ida Poff Rogers. H.B. retired from Batesville in 2007 after 35 years of faithful service. His community service continued with a job that he adored, as the Crossing Guard at the College Street Elementary School for four years. He treasured keeping the youngest of Manchester’s school children safe coming and going to school. He was an avid outdoorsman, fishing and hunting squirrel and deer. H.B. was of the Baptist faith. His generous and kind demeanor will forever be missed by his beloved family and friends. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Michael Rogers and J.W. Rogers. Survivors include his loving wife of 47 years, Roseann Vivian Galligan Rogers of Manchester, Tennessee, three sons, Clarence Rogers and wife, Connie of Decherd, Bruce Rogers and wife, Kim, and Mike Rogers and girlfriend, Christy, three grandchildren, Allen Morris and wife Erin, Lashawn Rogers, and Justin Rogers and friend, Nikki, and one great-grandchild, Corbin Morris, two sisters, Norma Jean Agents of Warren, Michigan and Evidean Jones and husband, Clyde, of Manchester, and two brothers, A.C. Rogers and wife, Bonnie and Jerry Rogers and wife, Kay, all of Manchester. Online condolences may be made at COFFEE COUNTY FUNERAL CHAPEL IS HONORED TO SERVE THE FAMILY OF MR. HENRY “H.B.” ROGERS.


Goines, Lyndell B., of Tullahoma, passed this life on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 at Harton Regional Medical Center at the age of 73. Mr. Goines was born in Franklin County, Tennessee to the late Paul Goines Sr. and Effie B. Thompson Goines Davis. During his life, Mr. Goines worked in construction and paving with the Roger’s Group. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Frances Goines; one son, Anthony Goines; step-father, Alfred Davis; one brother, Paul Goines Jr.; and one sister, Betty Tucker. Mr. Goines is survived by one daughter, Tina Teal and her husband Mark of Tullahoma; two brothers, A.L. Davis and his wife Clara of Normandy and John Davis and his wife Shirley of Tullahoma; two sisters, Peggy Sawyer and her husband Billy of Manchester and Deborah Hanley and her husband Jimmy of Tullahoma; two grandsons, Cody Jacobs and Hunter Teal; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation for Mr. Goines was held 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at Kilgore Funeral Home. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. William Rhoton officiating. Burial followed at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. KILGORE FUNERAL HOME IS IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS.


Mrs. Nina Hull Mangrum, 78, of Wartrace, died Sunday, February 23, at Horizon Health and Rehab in Manchester. She loved her Family and her Church. She was a member over 20 years of Eastview Baptist Church where she was very active in Women on Missions, a Sunday School teacher and she loved to sing in the choir. She was the daughter of the late Jessie Benton and Nina Pearl Crown Hull. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Maurice J. Mangrum of Wartrace; daughters, Cheryl (Jimmy) Hix of Shelbyville, Pam (Lionel) Simms of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Mike (Tracy) Mangrum of Wartrace; brothers, Hansford Hull of Illinois, Jimmy Hull of Florida; sister, Mary Lou Davis of Wartrace; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Thursday, February 27, at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Rev. Wallace Rowland officiating. Burial followed at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation was 4-8 p.m. Wednesday evening.


AnnaMarie Jean Choat age 56, of Manchester, passed away February 21, 2014 at United Regional Medical Center. She was born on September 16, 1957 in Blue Island, Ill. to Mary Jane Phipps and the late William Phipps.  Ms. Choat was a gifted homemaker no matter what was placed in front of her. She loved crocheting and baking cakes goodies for everyone to enjoy. She spent quality time hand making cards for special occasions; on the back of each card was stamped “Made by hand with love by Ann.” Ms. Choat treasured time with her family and friends. She was a strong believer in not taking any friendship for granted. Ms. Choat enjoyed listing to music especially Patsy Cline. She is preceded in death by her father, William Hickman and sister, Phyllis Oliver. Ms. Choat is survived by her significant other, Gary Curtis of Manchester; caretaker and friend, Tina Loyd of Manchester; mother, Mary Jane Phipps of Midlothian, Ill.; children, Mandy, Cindy and Sylvia Hickam; brother, William Phipps of Midlothian, Ill.; niece, Abigail Oliver of Tullahoma. She is also survived by other relatives and many friends. A memorial service was conducted at 6 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from the chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home. Visitation was 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Watson-North Funeral Home. ONLINE CONDOLENCES MAY BE SENT TO WWW.WATSONNORTH.COM


Memorial services for Mrs. Mildred Adeline Winton, age 99, of Manchester, and formerly of Mt. Dora, Fla., will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Friday, February 28, 2014 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Foy Rigney officiating. Visitation with the family was from 5 p.m. until time of service. A committal service will be held at a later date in Eustis, Fla..  Mrs. Winton passed away Wednesday evening at Manchester Healthcare. She was the owner and operator of Cumberland Valley Shows for over 50 years. Mrs. Winton was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lavoy Winton, and one sister, Honey Gilmer. She is survived by one brother, Joe Stevens, of Fla.; one nephew, Allen (Kim) Gilmer of Hillsboro; one niece, Nancy Winton of Hillsboro; a great niece, Witny Gilmer and a great nephew, Blake Gilmer. The family requests memorial donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 201 W. Lincoln Street, Tullahoma, TN  37388. MANCHESTER FUNERAL HOME IS HONORED TO SERVE THE WINTON FAMILY. WWW.MANCHESTERFUNERALHOME.COM


Funeral services for Mrs. Orma Jean Trail, age 93, of Manchester, were conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Marty Nutter officiating. Burial will follow in Farrar Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the family was from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Mrs. Trail passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Manchester Healthcare Center. Mrs. Trail was born in Beech Grove, Tenn., the daughter of the late Henry Summers and Judy Parker Floyd. She was also preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert Trail. She was a lifelong resident of Coffee County. MANCHESTER FUNERAL HOME IS HONORED TO SERVE THE TRAIL FAMILY.


Mr. Ted Anthony Carter, age 55, of Manchester, Tennessee, passed from this life on Thursday, Feb-ruary 27, 2014.   He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Marlin Carter. Ted is survived by his loving wife of thirty-two years, Jeannie Carter of Manchester, Tennessee, mother, Nellie Sue Throneberry, three sons, Brandon Lee Carter and wife, Lauren, of Manchester, Steven Anthony Carter and wife, Bethany, of McMinnville, and Kevin Patrick Carter of Manchester, and a brother, Terry Michael Carter and wife, Kimberly, of Hillsboro, Tennessee. Mr. Carter was of the Church of Christ faith. He was employed by the Coca-Cola Bottling Plant in Tullahoma, Tennessee for twenty-five years, as well as Vi-Jon in Smyrna, Tennessee for thirteen years.  Ted was a devoted provider for his family. He enjoyed spending time on relaxing fishing trips and watching football games. He was a loving husband, father, and friend to all who knew him. Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Pastor Richard Cook and Brother Wendell Trussell officiating.  Burial followed in the Old Blanton Cemetery Wards Chapel, Tennessee.  Visitation was held 5-9 p.m. Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester, Tennessee. Online condolences may be made at COFFEE COUNTY FUNERAL CHAPEL IS HONORED TO SERVE THE FAMILY OF MR. TED A.  CARTER.


Phyllis Mae Crowell Fullmer, age 68, of Estill Springs, Tenn., departed this life on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Tri-Star Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. following and extended illness. Mrs. Fullmer was born in Hammond, Indiana to the late Perry and Beulah Mae Crowell. She was a surgical nurse employed at different hospitals in different states during her nursing career that spanned 48 years. She was last employed at Manchester Medical Center before her illness. Mrs. Fullmer was a member of the Estill Springs United Methodist Church and Winchester #196 Order of the Eastern Star. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister and grand-mother and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Paul Fullmer, Jr. of Estill Springs, Tenn., sons; Paul (Anne) Fullmer, III of Nebraska, Jim Fullmer (Pamela) Fullmer of Kansas, Brent Fullmer of Ohio. Grandchildren; Patrick (Evan) Fullmer, Erin (Dusty) Mihm, Megan Fullmer all of Ne-braska, Christian Fullmer of Kansas, Sara (Andrew) Bond, of Ohio, Nicholas Fullmer of Washington, great-grandchildren; Ashton and Hayden Bond; sisters, Judy (Dennis) Schadle of Ohio, Marilyn (Ronald) Coty of Wisconsin, Nieces; Sherry (Jeff) Creighton, Linda (Bryan) Kcockow, Becky (Steve)  Hathaway; nephews, Bob Bennett, James (Maxine) Hubbard and Glen Hubbard.  A memorial  service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Phyllis will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Estill Springs United Methodist Church with Bro. Joe Rutherford, officiating.  Visitation with the family will be held from 11 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m.  A funeral ceremony will begin the Service by Winchester #196 Order of the Eastern Star. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the American Lung Association of Tennessee, One Vantage Way, Suite B-220, Nashville, TN  37228.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grantfuneralservices.netGRANT FUNERAL SERVICES IN CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS.  103 PETERS ROAD, ESTILL SPRINGS, TN  37330.  (931)649-3585.


Wrisner-Harris, Angela “Angie” Dawn, age 40 of Manchester, Tennessee, passed away on March 1, 2014. Angie loved the Lord and always had a strong faith. She loved to sing and praise God with her beautiful voice. She was preceded in death by her father, James Huston Wrisner; paternal grandparents, Cleve Wrisner, Sr. and Della Louise Fults Wrisner; maternal grandparents, Joseph Bratcher and Evelyn Marie Wolf Bratcher; paternal uncles, Dean Wrisner, Cleve Wrisner, Jr. and Johnny Wrisner; maternal aunts, Anita Smith and Delores Clark; maternal uncle, Terry Dean Bratcher; and cousin, John Black, Jr. Angie is survived by her daughter, Taylor Faith Harris of Manchester; mother, Samantha Louise Bratcher Wrisner of Manchester; brothers, James Wrisner (Trish) of Manchester and Joshua Wrisner of Pensacola, Fla.; sister, Christie Wrisner Bryant of Manchester; nieces and nephews, Amber Long, Brandon Wrisner, Andrew Pope, Ben Pope, Emily Wrisner, Ashley Henley and Zachary Hopkins; and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation was 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Wednesday morning, March 5, 2014 from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Roy Carter officiating. Burial will follow at the Webb Cemetery in Warren County. CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS.


Weaver, Vicie Elliott, age 91 of Estill Springs, Tennessee, passed away on February 26, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Winchester. She was a teacher for over 55 years in the Franklin County and Coffee County School Sys-tems and was known for her special ability to teach children to read and enjoy learning. She had been a member of both the Prairie Plains Baptist Church and the Hillsboro First United Methodist Church. Mrs. Weaver was preceded in death by her husband, James Canor Weaver; step-son, Don Weaver; parents, Grady Elliott and Katie Strawn Elliott; sister, Willa Dean Elliott; and brothers, Raymond, Ernest, Roy, Verl, and J.W. Elliott.  She is survived by her sons, Dale Weaver (Barbara), Ray Weaver (Elaine), Keith Weaver (Kathy) and James Weaver (Susie) all of Estill Springs, Tenn.; sister, Irene Kilby of Estill Springs, Tenn.; brothers, Lloyd Elliott of Estill Springs, Tenn. and Earl Elliott of Decatur, Ala.; seven grandchildren, Celeste Gladish (Brandon), Christy Weaver, Kevin Weaver, Lonnie Weaver, Jamie Weaver (Ashley), Karyn Johnson (Clay) and John Weaver (Ella); nine great-grandchildren, Chelsea Campbell, Sloan Campbell, Brandon Gladish, Jr., Bethany Gladish, Abbi Lowry, Lane Johnson, Sarah Weaver, Elliott Weaver and Bramblett Weaver; and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation was 5-9 p.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014. The funeral service was conducted at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 2, 2014 from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Reverend John Weaver officiating.Burial followed at the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS.