Layne Funeral Home

Nellie Cordelia Cole

April 29, 2021

Mrs. Nellie Cordelia Cole, age 89, passed away Tuesday April 27, 2021 at Signature Health and Wellness Center in Monteagle, TN from an extended illness.  Nellie was born, in Van Buren County, on May 18, 1931 to the late Jerry and Bessie Mealer Stinnett and resided in the Piney Community. She was a factory worker, […]


Kenneth Eugene Denney

April 12, 2021

Mr. Kenneth Eugene Denney, age 70, passed away Sunday April 11, 2021 unexpectantly at his home.  Kenneth was born on December 19, 1950 to the late Jim and Bernice Grissom Denney. Kenneth was a Deacon at Welchland Baptist Church, retired from Tennessee Department of Transportation, an active member of Piney Volunteer Fire Department for many […]


Leland Ralph Sullivan

March 31, 2021

Mr. Leland Ralph Sullivan, age 75, passed away suddenly Monday March 29, 2021.  A Van Buren County native, Ralph was born on December 29, 1945 to the late Floyd and Alma Lee Lawson Sullivan.  He was a self-employed construction contractor for many years and was of the Church of God faith. In addition to his […]


Tasha DeLynn Ballew Nolt

March 18, 2021

Tasha DeLynn Ballew Nolt, age 33, passed away Monday March 15, 2021 from a sudden illness.  Tasha was born in Nashville on October 28, 1987 to Kevin and Melissa Carter Ballew of Spencer, TN.  She was an Education Assistant with the Van Buren County School System and a former coach. She was a faithful member […]


Emma Jewell Madewell Simmons

March 5, 2021

Mrs. Emma Jewell Madewell Simmons, passed from this life Wednesday March 3, 2021 at Cookeville Regional Hospital.  A Van Buren County native, Jewell was born on February 27, 1945 to the late James Clyde and Hallie Mae Hale Madewell. She was a member of the Spencer Mountain Church of God of Prophecy and was a […]


James Willard King

February 24, 2021

Mr. James Willard King, age 65, passed away Sunday February 21, 2021. A Van Buren County native, James was born on July 19, 1955 to the late George Willard King and Clata Ruth Bouldin King who survives.  James attended the Church of Christ. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by brother; […]


Mary Ann Gillentine Tarrant

February 21, 2021

Mrs. Mary Ann Gillentine Tarrant, age 85, passed away Friday February 19, 2021 at Morning Point of East Hamilton from a lingering illness. She was born in Wilder, Tennessee on March 3, 1935 to the late Hubert Haskell and Ira Mae Banks Gillentine.  Mary was a retired Tech Sargent In the United States Air Force, […]


Lucille Eleanor Caldwell

February 13, 2021

Lucille Eleanor Caldwell, age 100, passed away Wednesday February 3, 2021 at the residence of her granddaughter Amy Howard in the Laurel Creek Community.  Lucille was born in Toledo, Ohio on November 7, 1920 to the late Thomas and Marie Demars Hausmann. She was retired from American Motors and was of the Catholic faith. In […]


Chester Sullivan

February 9, 2021

Mr. Chester Sullivan, age 87, passed from this life Sunday February 7, 2021 at Alive Hospice in Murfreesboro.  A Van Buren County native, Chester was born in Spencer on October 27, 1933 to the late Titus Page and Della Elizabeth Yates Sullivan.  Chester retired from Acument Global, was a hard worker, an avid deer hunter/fisherman […]


Thelma Georgene Martin

February 2, 2021

Mrs. Thelma Georgene Martin, age 93, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 31, 2021.  She passed away peacefully of natural causes at NHC in McMinnville, TN.  Thelma was born in Van Buren County on December 10, 1927 to late George Leoton Delong and Dema Esta McCoy. Thelma was a member of Mt. […]


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