Mrs. Bernice Cantrell Osment, age 90 of Beechgrove, passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 5, at 11 a.m. at the Lakewood Baptist church in Beech Grove. Burial will be at 2 p.m. in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Nashville. Visitation with the family will be held on Thursday, June 4, from 11a.m. until 8 p.m. at the church. Mrs. Bernice was born in Nashville to the late Henry Lee and Julia Ann Winfrey Cantrell on May 16, 1930. She was a homemaker for 30+ years after serving many years at Vanderbilt hospital in several departments. She was of the Baptist faith and attended the Lakewood Baptist Church in Beech Grove. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bernice is preceded in death by her husband, Willie Green “Billy” Osment who passed in 2002, and her son, Jimmy Dean Osment, who passed away in 2018. She is survived by her three children, William Lee Osment and wife, Karen, Frances June Freeland, and Julia Kay Vaughn, and her husband, Donnie; five grandchildren, Angela, David, Denise, Michael, and Jeffrey; 10 great grandchildren, Shelby, Brett, Austin, Kaylin, Caleb, Jacob, Joshua, Aven, Tiffany, and Emily; several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
Coffee County Funeral Chapel