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 TIM TAYLOR 

Funeral Services For Tim Taylor, Age 65, Of Monterey, Tennessee, Will Be Conducted On Tuesday, December 23, 2014, At 11:00 AM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Brother Richard Buford And Jimmy Shreckengost Will Officiate With Interment To Follow In The Shady Grove Cemetery. Mr. Taylor Was Born On November 10, 1949, In Fort Pierce, Florida, To The Late Floyd G. And Elizabeth A. Slay Taylor. Mr. Taylor Passed Away On Saturday, December 20, 2014, At His Home. Mr. Taylor Was A Law Enforcement Officer And Crime Scene Investigation Specialist With A Degree In Criminology From Florida State University In Tallahassee. He Was A 15 Year Veteran Of The Putnam County Sheriff's Department. Prior To That, He Served In The Tallahassee Police Department And At the Federal Bureau Of Investigation In Washington, DC. After Relocating To The Upper Cumberland Area From Florida, He Was The Owner And Proprietor Of Cookeville Camera Center And Was An Accomplished Photographer. He Is Survived By His Wife, Brenda Beaty Taylor Of Monterey, TN; Daughter And Son-In-Law, Heather And Martin Walker Of Browns Mills, NJ; Son, Zachery Alan Taylor Of Cookeville, TN; Grandchildren, Bryleigh And Makenna Walker; Brother, James Ashley Taylor Of Ft. Pierce, FL; Brother-In-Law, Bill Shreckengost Of Cookeville, TN; Stepbrother, John Murello Of Valley Stream, NY; 3 Maternal Aunts, Elodie Slay Tabor McReady Of Port St. Lucie, FL, Margie Slay Ernst Of Melbourne, FL, Lanette Slay Egers Of Ft. Pierce, FL; And Numerous Nieces, Nephews, And Cousins From The Buchanan, Egers, Ernst, Holden, Mauck, Shreckengost, Slay, Taylor, And Triay Families. In Addition To His Parents, He Was Preceded In Death By Two Sisters, Shirley Inez Taylor Shreckengost And Aveline "Jerry" Taylor Schwebke; Brother, Robert Floyd Taylor, And Stepfather, Coney Murello. Serving As Pallbearers Will Be Tim Davis, Larry Farley, Brian Jones, Scott Murphy, Jimmy Patterson, And Josh Reams. Serving As Honorary Pallbearers Will Be Officers Of The Putnam County Sheriff's Department. In Tim's Honor, The Family Request Everyone Wear Their Team Colors For The Funeral Services. In Lieu Of Flowers, The Family Request Memorial Contributions Be Made To Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, c/o Gifts Processing, PMB 407727, 2301 Vanderbilt Place, Nashville, TN 37240-7727. The Family Will Receive Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Monday, December 22, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM.

 


 

 

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  WILLIE E. WHITTAKER 

Funeral Services For Willie E. Whittaker, Age 72, Of The Pen Hook Community Of Monterey, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Monday, December 22, 2014, At 12:00 Noon From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Pastor Basil Phillips, Jr. And Pastor Donnie Phillips Officiated And Interment Followed In The Sand Springs Cemetery. Mr. Whittaker Was Born On July 23, 1942, In Monterey, Tennessee, To The Late Vestal And Violet Pearl Ramsey Whittaker. Mr. Whittaker Passed Away On Saturday, December 20, 2014, At His Home. Mr. Whittaker Was A Retired Journeyman With 44 Years Experience In The Tool And Die Industry. He Was A Member Of The Victory Christian Center. He Was Survived By, 2 Daughters, Cyndie Whittaker Of Monterey, TN, Jackie Pemerton Of Monterey, TN; 6 Grandchildren, Chad Coomer, Danielle Ray, Tyler, McHaela, Abigail, And Laken Pemerton; And Great Grandson, Hunter Coomer. In Addition To His Parents, He Was Preceded In Death By His Wife Of 50 Years, Wanda Phillips Whittaker On February 4, 2014. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Sunday, December 21, 2014, From 4:00 PM Until 7:00 PM.

 


 

 

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ROSELLA "ROSE" LOWHORN 

Funeral Services For Rosella "Rose" Lowhorn, Age 90, Of Cleveland, Tennessee, And Formerly Of Cookeville, Tennessee Were Conducted On Sunday, December 21, 2014, At 1:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Bro. Phillip Buck And Bro. Mike Buck Officiated And Interment Followed In The Alex Byers Cemetery. Mrs. Lowhorn Was Born On May 29, 1924, In Cookeville, Tennessee, To The Late James Mitchell And Liva Rector Brown. Mrs. Lowhorn Passed Away On Thursday, December 18, 2014, At SkyRidge Medical Center In Cleveland, Tennessee. Mrs. Lowhorn Was A Nurse's Aide And A Home Health Care Nurse. She Was A Member Of The Monterey Church Of God Of Prophecy. She Was Survived By, 2 Daughters, Marlene "Marty" Seay Of Cleveland, TN, Darlene "Summer" McKinney Of Cookeville, TN; 2 Sons And A Daughter-In-Law, Jim And Linda Lowhorn Of Lebanon, TN, Randy Lowhorn Of Florida; 7 Grandchildren, Jesse Carl, Tony, And Brian Lowhorn, Luke Loftis, Brittany Brackins, Amanda Lowhorn, And Rhonda Sevier; 3 Great Grandchildren; 2 Brothers, Talmadge Brown Of Sparta, TN, Morrison Brown Of Dayton, OH. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Husband, Walter Earnest Lowhorn; Daughter, Cathy Abrams; Son, Nathan Lowhorn; Sister, Mary Bryant; 3 Brothers, Clayton And Carl Brown, And An Infant Brother. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Saturday, December 20, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM.

 


 

 

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 TONYA PHIPPS PETERSON 

Memorial Services For Tonya Phipps Peterson, Age 49, Of Cookeville, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Monday, December 15, 2014, At 7:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Richard Buckner Officiated. Mrs. Peterson Was Born On September 12, 1965, In Monterey, Tennessee, To Cee And Wanda Harville Of Monterey, Tennessee. Mrs. Peterson Passed Away On Thursday, December 11, 2014, At The Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Peterson Was A Member Of The Mineral Springs Baptist Church, Worked In A Factory And Was A Manager In Retail Sales. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Survived By, Her Husband, Warren Peterson Of Cookeville, TN; 3 Sisters And 2 Brothers-In-Law, Sherrie And Phillip Wilson Of Monterey, TN, Kim And Joe Shoemaker Of Georgia, Tammy Ledbetter Of Monterey, TN; Brother, Shannon Harville And Special Friend Tonya Oliver Of Monterey, TN; 4 Nephews, Ryan Wilson, Spencer Wilson, Logan Harville, And Tyler Jones; Niece, Whitney Ledbetter; 6 Step Children, Charlie Craig Of Cookeville, TN, Erika Craig Of Cookeville, TN, Haley Peterson Of Nashville, TN, Piper Peterson Of Nashville, TN, Schyler Peterson Of Nashville, TN, Wyatt Peterson Of Nashville, TN; Mother-In-Law, Mary Joyce Peterson Of Beeville, TX. She Was Preceded In Death By Her Grandparents, Frank And Treva Phipps; And Nephew, Thomas Jones. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Monday, December 15, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until Time Of Services At 7:00 PM.

 

 


 

 

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 BETTY JEAN THOMPSON 

Funeral Services For Betty Jean Thompson, Age 68, Of The Pleasant Ridge Community Of Overton County, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Sunday, December 14, 2014, At 2:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Nolan Cantrell Officiated And Interment Followed In The Pleasant Ridge Cemetery In Overton County, Tennessee. Mrs. Thompson Was Born On February 12, 1946, In Overton County, Tennessee, To The Late William And Beulah Phillips. Mrs. Thompson Passed Away On Thursday, December 11, 2014, At The Overton County Nursing Home. Mrs. Thompson Was A Homemaker. She Was Survived By 1 Daughter, Lisa Montooth Of Livingston, TN; 1 Son And Daughter-In-Law, James Allen And Leslie Thompson Of The Pleasant Ridge Community; 4 Grandchildren, Brittany Montooth, Ashley Montooth, Wade Montooth, And Abigail Thompson; 5 Sisters And 3 Brothers-In-Law, Katherine And Allen Bilbrey Of The Pleasant Ridge Community, Lucille Jones Of Goodlettsville, TN, Barbara And Harvey Swack Of Monterey, TN, Anita Reels Of Monterey, TN, Theresa And Scott McDonald Of Baxter, TN; 2 Brothers And Sisters-In-Law, Barnus And Brenda Phillips Of Monterey, TN, Junior And Kay Phillips Of The Pleasant Ridge Community. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Husband, James Howard Thompson. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Saturday, December 13, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM.   

 


 

 

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 VELA ELDRIDGE 

Funeral Services For Vela Eldridge, Age 85, Of Monterey, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Saturday, December 13, 2014, At 1:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Kirby And Rev. Ronnie Swallows Officiated And Interment Followed In The George M. Phillips Cemetery. Ms. Eldridge Was Born On March 15, 1929, In Overton County, Tennessee, To The Late Henry And Arminda Copeland Miller. Ms. Eldridge Passed Away On Thursday, December 11, 2014, At The Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Ms. Eldridge Was A Factory Worker. She Was Baptist In Faith. She Was Survived By, 1 Son, Charles Eldridge Of Monterey, TN; 7 Grandchildren, Jessica Douglas, Chuck Eldridge, Stephen Eldridge, Matthew Eldridge, Randy Eldridge, Mark Eldridge, And Gary Eldridge; 10 Great Grandchildren; And 1 Sister, Susie Swallows Of Clarkrange, TN. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Son, Dewayne Eldridge; Sisters, Winnie Phillips, Nancy Elizabeth Human, And Infant Sister, Flora Miller; Brothers, Everett Miller, Marlin Miller, And Estus Miller. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Saturday, December 13, 2014, From 11:00 AM Until Time Of Service At 1:00 PM.

 


 

 

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 GEORGIA I. HARVILLE SLAGLE 

Funeral Services For Georgia I. Harville Slagle, Age 59, Of Crossville, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Thursday, December 11, 2014, At 1:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. David Harris Officiated And Interment Followed In The Welch Memorial Cemetery. Georgia Was Born On December 30, 1954, In Monterey, Tennessee, To The Late George And Ruby Vaughn Harville. She Passed Away On Monday, December 8, 2014, At The Cumberland Medical Center. Georgia Was A Homemaker. She Was Survived By Her Husband, Roger Slagle Of Crossville, TN; 3 Daughters And 2 Sons-In-Law, Jennifer Burke Of Crossville, TN, Mistie And Dale Matthews Of Crossville, TN, Samantha And Chris Johnson Of Knoxville, TN; 1 Son, Wesley Slagle Of Crossville, TN; 3 Grandchildren, Cain Johnson, Carter Johnson, And Abbey Mae Burke; 2 Sisters, Wanda Pierce Of Monterey, TN, Dean Odom Of Monterey, TN; And 1 Brother, Cee Harville Of Monterey, TN. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Sister, Jean McAbee; And 5 Brothers, Talmadge Phillips, Johnny Harville, Jimmy Harville, Bee Harville, And Dee Harville. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Thursday, December 11, 2014, From 10:00 AM Until Time Of Services At 1:00 PM.

 


 

 

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 DELTON KEITH KOEHN 

Funeral Services For Delton Keith Koehn, Age 56, Of The Muddy Pond Community Of Overton County, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, At 10:30 AM From The Church Of God In Christ Mennonite. Rev. Tim Schrock And Rev. Bryan Koehn Officiated And Interment Followed In The Pine Ridge Cemetery. Mr. Koehn Was Born On April 24, 1958, In Florence, Kansas, To The Late Richard And Mary Ann Schmidt Koehn. Mr. Koehn Passed Away On Saturday, December 6, 2014, At His Home. Mr. Koehn Was Owner And Operator Of The Country Porch In The Muddy Pond Community. He Was A Member Of The Church Of God In Christ Mennonite. He Was Survived By His Wife, Rhonda Nightengale Koehn Of The Muddy Pond Community; 2 Daughters And Sons-In-Law, Candace And Mahlon Peters Of The Muddy Pond Community, Adriann And Jonathan Koehn Of Magee, MS; 5 Grandchildren, Javanna, Charity, And Serenity Peters, Kassi And Riley Koehn; 4 Sisters And Brothers-In-Law, Cindy And Warren Nightingale Of Sarasota, FL, Jan And Abe Schrock Of Gentry, AR, Kristine And Arvin Nightingale Of Mountain Grove, MO, Nancy Unruh Of Farwell, TX, And Andy Unruh Of Ft. Sumner, NM; Brother And Sister-In-Law, Bruce And Linda Koehn Of Burns, KS. The Family Received Friends At The Church Of God In Christ Mennonite, 2704 Muddy Pond Road, Monterey, Tennessee, Phone, (931) 445-7782, On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, From 6:30 PM Until 9:00 PM.  

 

 


 

 

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JAMES E. "MOUSIE" GENTRY

Funeral Services For James E. "Mousie" Gentry, Age 90, Of Monterey, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Monday, December 8, 2014, At 1:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. David Harris And Rev. Danny Jones Officiated And Interment Followed In The Gentry Cemetery. Mr. Gentry Was Born On April 2, 1924, In Monterey, Tennessee, To The Late Marion Min And Bertha Ann Buckner Gentry. Mr. Gentry Passed Away On Friday, December 5, 2014, At His Home. Mr. Gentry Was A Contractor Retiring From The L.B.J. & C. Corporation. He Was A Member Of The Love Joy Missionary Baptist Church. He Was Survived By, 1 Daughter And Son-In-Law, Linda And Doug Hutson Of Rock Island, TN; 4 Sons And 3 Daughters-In-Law, Gene And Linda Lou Gentry Of Fayetteville, TN, Herbert Gentry Of Cookeville, TN, Clarence And Nita Gentry Of Monterey, TN, Paul And Karen Gentry Of Monterey, TN; 12 Grandchildren; 15 Great Grandchildren; 3 Great Great Grandchildren; And 1 Brother, Carson Gentry Of Monterey, TN. In Addition To His Parents, He Was Preceded In Death By His Wife, Annie Gentry; An Infant Daughter, Anna Ruth Gentry; Son, James Gentry Jr.; Sisters, Lou Ella McCormick And Etta Qualls; And 4 Brothers, Marson, E.E. (Jeff), Earl, And Elbert Gentry. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Sunday, December 7, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM. 

 


 

 

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OSCAR D SELLS 

Funeral Services For Oscar D Sells, Age 76, Of The Cravenstown Community Were Conducted On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, At 2:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Nolan Cantrell Officiated And Interment Followed In The George M. Phillips Cemetery. Mr. Sells Was Born On July 18, 1938, In Overton County, Tennessee, To The Late Oscar And Nola Henry Sells. Mr. Sells Passed Away On Monday, December 1, 2014, At His Home. Mr. Sells Was Retired From The Overton County Highway Department And L.B.J. & C. Head Start In Crawford. He Attended God's House Of Worship In Cravenstown. He Was Survived By, 2 Daughters And Sons-In-Law, Janet And Dallas Garrett Of Cookeville, TN, Donna And Randy Hill Of Crawford, TN; 2 Sons And A Daughter-In-Law, Steve And Carmella Sells Of The Cravenstown Community, Scotty Sells Of The Cravenstown Community; 5 Step Children, Jim And Dottie Cook Of Monterey, TN, Rick Cook Of Monterey, TN, Bill Cook Of Knoxville, TN, David And Bobbie Cook Of Hanging Limb, TN, Dorothy Newman Of Knoxville, TN; 7 Grandchildren; 7 Great Grandchildren; And Brother, Joe Sells Of The Cravenstown Community. In Addition To His Parents, He Was Preceded In Death By His Wife, Wilma Tays Sells; Sisters, Joyce Cravens And Juanita Sells; And Brothers, Leonard And Kenneth Sells. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM.

 

 


 

 

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  LILLIAN  IONA MATTHEWS

 Funeral Services For Lillian Iona Matthews, Age 76, Of Algood, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Wednesday, December 3, 2014, At 11:00 AM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Jonathan Masters And Rev. Bobby Floyd Officiated And Interment Followed In The Welch Memorial Cemetery. Ms. Matthews Was Born On May 28, 1938, In Monterey, Tennessee, To The Late William And Lela Tinch Matthews. Ms. Matthews Passed Away On Sunday, November 30, 2014, At The Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Ms. Matthews Was A Homemaker. She Was Survived By, 5 Daughters And A Son-In-Law, Rita Gail Phillips Of Cookeville, TN, Shelia Kay Durham Of Smyrna, TN, Lela Fay And James Hotsinpiller Of Monterey, TN, Hope Lynnell Durham Of Ardmore, TN, Crystal Carlette Lack Algood, TN; 5 Sons And 3 Daughters-In-Law, Lloyd Ray And Sandy Durham Of Monterey, TN, Robert Carl And Leisa Durham Of Crawford, TN, Ritchie Brock And Shelly Durham Of Monterey, TN, Donathan Darrell Durham Of Algood, TN, Parker R. Ealey Of Cookeville, TN; 21 Grandchildren; 14 Great Grandchildren; And 1 Great Great Granddaughter. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Granddaughter, Rachael Marie Durham; Sister, Geneva McCowan; And 3 Brothers, Horace Matthews, Claude Matthews, And Infant Brother, James Carlen Matthews. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, From 5:00 PM Until 8:00 PM.

 


 

 

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NANCY ELIZABETH HUMAN 

Funeral Services For Nancy Elizabeth Human, Age 89, Of The Vine Ridge Community Were Conducted On Wednesday, November 26, 2014, At 2:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Robbie Miller Officiated And  Interment Followed In The George M. Phillips Cemetery. Mrs. Human Was Born On May 5, 1925, In Overton County, Tennessee, To The Late Henry And Arminda Copeland Miller. Mrs. Human Passed Away On Monday, November 24, 2014, At The Signature Health Care Of Fentress County In Jamestown, Tennessee. Mrs. Human Was A Homemaker. She Was Baptist In Faith. She Was Survived By, 2 Sisters, Susie Swallows Of Clarkrange, TN, Vela Eldridge Of Monterey, TN; And Several Nieces And Nephews. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By Her Husband, Rev. Joe Human; Sister, Winnie Phillips; Infant Sister, Flora Miller; Brothers, Everett Miller, Marlin Miller, And Estus Miller. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Wednesday, November 26, 2014, From 10:00 AM Until Time Of Services At 2:00 PM. 

 


 

 

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 INA McCORMICK

Funeral Services For Ina McCormick, Age 77, Of Monterey, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Monday, November 24, 2014, At 2:00 PM At The Monterey United Methodist Church. Rev. Tom A. Gibson Officiated And Interment Followed In The Sand Springs Memorial Gardens. Mrs. McCormick Was Born On August 7, 1937, In Fairview, Virginia, To The Late Doyle And Verna Mae Berry Sprinkle. Mrs. McCormick Passed Away Peacefully On Friday, November 21, 2014, At Her Home Surrounded By Family. She Was A Beloved Wife, Mother, Grandmother, And Sister. She Was A Long Time Member Of The Monterey United Methodist Church Where She Was A Dedicated Sunday School Teacher And Choir Member. She Was A Long Time Member Of The Monterey Garden Club And Volunteered Countless Hours At The Uffelman Elementary School With The Reading Program. She Was An Avid Naturalist. She Loved Wildflowers, Showing Her Grandchildren And Children To Love And Appreciate Nature, And Always Enjoyed Watching Birds. She Was An Employee With Bishop Drugs For Many Years. She Was Survived By Her Husband Of 57 Years, James T. McCormick Of Monterey, TN; 1 Daughter And Son-In-Law, Kathy And Michael Denton Of Monterey, TN; 3 Sons And Daughters-In-Law, Kent And Kay McCormick Of Monterey, TN, Doug And Gail McCormick Of Columbus, IN, Brian And Kellie McCormick Of Monterey, TN; 3 Grandsons, Casey, Cole, And Luke McCormick; 2 Granddaughters, Jessica Denton And Leah McCormick; 3 Sisters And Brothers-In-Law, Aileen And Paul Holliday, Estell And Oleda Johnson, Rosie And Ronnie Dunn All Of Ohio; 2 Brothers And A Sister-In-Law, Hughie And Gail Sprinkle Of Ohio, James Sprinkle Of Ohio; 1 Sister-In-Law, Johnnie Mae McCormick Matheney Of Monterey, TN; And Numerous Nieces And Nephews. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By A Granddaughter, Sarah Jane McCormick. The Family Received Friends At Monterey United Methodist Church, 124 North Holly Street, Monterey, Tennessee, On Monday, November 24, 2014, From 12:00 Noon Until Time Of Services At 2:00 PM.

 


 

 

 

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 MARIANNE MATHENEY

Funeral Services For Marianne Matheney, Age 58, Of Monterey, Tennessee, Were Conducted On Saturday, November 22, 2014, At 1:00 PM From The Chapel Of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Bobby Floyd Officiated And Interment Followed In The Whittaker Cemetery. Mrs. Matheney Was Born On November 20, 1955, In Dayton, Ohio, To The Late James H. And Ruth Marie Wissman Bell. Mrs. Matheney Passed Away On Tuesday, November 18, 2014, At Her Home. Mrs. Matheney Was A Homemaker. She Was Survived By, Her Husband, Larry Matheney, Sr. Of Monterey, TN; Daughter, Amanda Matheney And Companion Jason Davidson Of Monterey, TN; Son, Larry Matheney, Jr. And Companion Melody Cummings Of Mt. Juliet, TN; Grandchild, Marrissa Jade Matheney; Stepson, Brian Matheney Of Antioch, TN; Sister, Linda Sue Leep Of Dayton, OH; 2 Brothers, James A. Bell Of Dayton, OH, David Bell Of Dayton, OH. In Addition To Her Parents, She Was Preceded In Death By, Sister, Carol Longnecker; And A Brother, Donald Lee Bell. The Family Received Friends At Goff Funeral Home On Saturday, November 22, 2014, From 11:00 AM Until Services At 1:00 PM.