Tim Kilgore

Former Manchester alderman Tim Kilgore, 59, died Thursday, Oct. 4 at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville.

Kilgore was elected as alderman in August of 2014. His run as Aldermen ended this year; he participated in his last Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting on Aug. 7.

He was a licensed Tennessee funeral director and embalmer and had worked at Memorial Park Funeral Home in Memphis, Tennessee, Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester, Tullahoma Funeral Home, Manchester Funeral Home and Coffee County Funeral Chapel. 

He was a 1977 graduate of Coffee County High School. 

A celebration of his life service will be held Sunday, Oct. 14 at 4 p.m. in the Central Funeral Home Chapel with a reception to follow at Central Funeral Home.

 His full obituary will be available online later today, Oct. 9.