Robert Edward Minton, 92, of Kenton, Tennessee (Cool Springs Community), died on Monday, January 17, 2022. The founder of Minton Farms, Robert was a life-long member of Cool Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church (West Tennessee Presbytery), former director of Gibson Electric Membership and a member of Farm Bureau.
Marian E. Keithley Roberson, 99, of Chandler, Indiana, died January 17, 2022. She worked tirelessly in the Chandler Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Covenant Presbytery) as a choir member, Sunday school and VBS teacher, and youth group sponsor. Her love of music led her to become the church organist for more than 30 years. She also played […]
Wilbur Ray Doran, 98, of Dyer, Tennessee, died January 11, 2022. He served for many years as an elder and as session clerk of Cool Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church (West Tennessee Presbytery).
Jimmy Finnell, 81, of Paducah, Kentucky, died January 12, 2022. He was a long time member of Highland Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Covenant Presbytery) in Paducah. He served as an elder, a member of the cemetery committee, and various other church committees and boards.
Thomas Lloyd Bearden, 70, best known as Lloyd, of Hendersonville, Tennessee, died January 11, 2022, after a thirteen year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Lloyd grew up in the Brush Hill Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Nashville Presbytery) and was a member for most of his life. He taught Sunday School for years, led the youth group, and […]
Laurel Peeples Hisey, 92, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, best known as Lollie, died January 10, 2022. Trained in special education, Lollie had a passion for entertaining. She was in the University Players at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga and formed the Cumberland Players at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Chattanooga (Tennessee-Georgia Presbytery). She wrote plays and […]
Donald Bruce Baldree, 91, of Cleveland, Tennessee, died January 9, 2022. Don was gifted with a strong singing voice and an ear for harmony. He and his two middle siblings performed as a gospel trio as young adults. Don shared his musical gifts as a chorister at Cleveland Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Tennessee-Georgia Presbytery) where he […]
William Gipson Knight, 92, of Winchester, Tennessee, died January 2, 2022. William had been a member of Goshen Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Murfreesboro Presbytery) in Winchester for more than 60 years. Her served as an elder and sang in the choir. His first job as “the Knight of the Turntable,” a DJ on Winchester’s WCDT radio.
The Reverend Dr. Rebecca Salisbury of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, reportedly died January 4, 2022. Rebecca was a member without charge of Murfreesboro Presbytery. This article is incomplete. Additional information will be added as it becomes available.
Mayburn Artice Putman, 91, of Lexington, Alabama, died January 1, 2022. Mayburn was a faithful member of Nebo Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Hope Presbytery) for more than 70 years. He worked for North Alabama Fabricating Company (NAFCO) for 37 years.