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Obituaries for May 8

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 Funeral services for Mr. Phillip Everett Fletcher, age 72, of Manchester were conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Bro. Edwin Crookshank officiating.  Burial followed in Blanton’s Chapel Cemetery.  The family received friends from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, May 3, at the funeral home.  Mr. Fletcher passed from this life on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at St. Thomas-Rutherford in Murfreesboro. Phillip was born in Summitville, to the late J.W. and Lucille Fletcher.  He was a member of Pocahontas Church of Christ, and before his retirement he worked for General Electric.  Phillip loved going to tractor pulls, mowing his lawn, hunting, camping, and taking daily rides with his son, Jay.  Out of everything he loved in life, he loved his family the most.  He was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather. In addition to his parents, Phillip is also preceded in death by one brother, Rondell Fletcher; one sister, Gloria Bush.  He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Linda Fletcher; one son John “Jay” Fletcher; one daughter, Rita Davidson (Greg); two brothers, Edgar (Beatrice) Fletcher and John (Pat) Fletcher; one sister, Brenda Anderson (Marlin); three grandchildren, Carrie Rigney (Jason), Caleb Davidson (Courtney), Caitlyn Haley; two great-grandchildren, Parker Davidson and Maverick Rigney.

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Jonathan Mark Lundquist

Mr. Jonathan Mark Lundquist, 62, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.  He was born in Manchester on July 8, 1956 to Charles Mervin Lundquist and Lucille Verna Sandtrom Lundquist who preceded him in death.  He was also preceded by his brother, Christopher Michael Lundquist. He was co-owner of Tolivers Jewelry and Loan in Murfreesboro.  He was an avid outdoorsman, loved hiking, skiing, boating, loved all animals and was a hard worker. He is survived by his wife, Lee Ann Riddle Lundquist; brother, David Matthew Lundquist; sister-in-law, Monie Lundquist; nieces, Cassie (Levi) Norris and Charlie Mae Lundquist; nephew, Dylan Lundquist; many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews on the Riddle side of the family;  his loyal canine companion, JoJoe. A celebration of life was held at 6 p.m., Friday in the Central Funeral Home chapel with Minister Corey Henley, Gary Toliver and Joshua Riddle officiating with a reception and time of visitation followed in the parlors of Central Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Coffee County Human Society, PO BOX 252, Manchester, TN 37349 or the American Heart Association.

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 Funeral services for Mrs. Audrey “Ruth” Trail Sain, age 91, of Morrison, were conducted at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Barry Phelps officiating. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery. The family received friends from 4-9 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, at the funeral home and on Sunday, May 5, from 11 a.m. until the service time. Mrs. Sain passed from this life on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville surrounded by her loving family. Ruth was born in Coffee County, the daughter of the late Herman and Pearl Floyd Trail. She was a member of the Goosepond Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and was widely known for her coconut pies and potato salad. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, flowers, and most of all spending time with her family. She had great love for her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and the rest of her family. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 70 years, Ralph “Dale” Sain; three brothers, Russell Trail, Kenneth Trail, and Hershel Trail; two sisters, Edna Davis and Hazel Davis. She is survived by two sons, Charles Sain (Susan) and Mervin Sain (Linda); one daughter Carolyn Haddock (Terry); three brothers, Howard Trail, Virgil Trail, and Fred Trail; two sisters, Alta Crosslin and Mary Lee Messick; one sister in law, Leola Sain; six grandchildren, Robert Sain (Amy), Leann Haddock Cordell, Valerie Haddock, Amy Haddock Brassfield , Jamie Sain (Michaela), and Heath Sain (Megan); ten great grandchildren, Ethan Haddock, Beyoncé Brassfield, Keira Booker, Kendra Booker, Emma Cordell, Laura Cordell, Mordecai Haddock, Delaney Sain, Kendall Sain, and Addison Sain. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Shady Grove Cemetery.

 Coffee County Funeral Chapel




Joseph Frank Stugis, Jr.

 Funeral services for Mr. Joseph Frank Stugis, Jr., age 71 of Manchester, will be conducted on Saturday, May 11 at 2 p.m. at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Jeff Collet officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Saturday prior to the service from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Mr. Stugis passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at his home. Joe was born on Dec. 19, 1947 in Chicago to the late Joseph Frank Stugis, Sr. and Claire Victoria Wcislo Stugis. He loved his country and was a United States Army Veteran. Mr. Stugis enjoyed vegetable gardening, fishing, cooking and grilling. He was an avid animal lover, but above all else he was an outstanding husband, father, Poppy and great-grandfather.  He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Rita Ball Stugis; children, Sally Stugis Cordes (Terry), Danielle Barth, Sandra Parus (Scott), Joseph Stugis III. (Heather); grandchildren, Jaclyn (Chris), Crystal (Richard), Tyler, Montana, Samantha, Austin, Marissa, Grace, Joseph Stugis IV “Joe Dog” and great-grandchildren, Hayden and Rowan.

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