Enterprise 2-16-16

Bobby Glen Vaughn
Upholsterer
Bobby Glen Vaughn, 59, of Gainesboro, passed away Feb. 8 at his home. Memorial services were held Feb. 13 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. David Beaty officiating. He was born Jan. 17, 1957 in Livingston. He worked as an upholsterer. He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Claude Vaughn; mother, Dorothy Tinch Peterman; son, Jamie Vaughn; and grandson, Clayton Glen Rose. Surviving relatives include his ex-wife, Barbara Vaughn of Livingston; son, Kevin (Brandy) Vaughn of Gainesboro; daughter, Robin Vaughn of Livingston; brothers, Ricky Vaughn of Livingston, Mack (Debbie) Peterman of Sparta; and Toby Peterman of Cookeville; sister, Rachel Banfield of Crossville; grandchildren, Lindsey Rose, Rachel Rose, Kallep Makenzie, Tristen Lykins and Tarren Vaughn; and several nieces and nephews.

Robert F. Dickerson Jr.
Equipment Operator
Robert F. Dickerson Jr., 87, of Livingston, passed away Feb. 8 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held Feb. 11 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Brooks Boyd officiating. Interment followed in the Hill Gunter Cemetery. He was born June 13, 1928 in Overton County. He was a member of the Livingston Church of Christ and a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked as an equipment operator of the Overton County Highway Department. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Ferrell Dickerson Sr. and Hessie Moore Dickerson; daughter, Peggy Abston; brother, Paul Dickerson; sister-in-law, Maudie Bell Dickerson; nephew, Keith Dickerson; and great nephew, Brian Dickerson. Surviving relatives include his wife, Vella Dickerson of Livingston; son, Jerry Dale Threet of Livingston; grandchildren, Aaron Threet, Brandon Threet and Susan Bowers; great grandchildren, Ben and Brody Threet and Jacaid, Ethan and Saviour Bowers; niece, Joyce Phillips Paulette; and nephew, Leland Dickerson. Pallbearers were Aaron Threet, Brandon Threet, David Dickerson, Cory King, Kenneth Copeland and Donnie Copeland.

 

Steven Grant Beed
Security Guard
Steven Grant Beed, 44, of Livingston, passed away Feb. 10 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 13 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in Carter Bilbrey Cemetery. He was born July 21, 1971 in Tilden, Neb. He worked as a security guard and loved fishing, working on engines and building. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Rylee Smith; mother-in-law, Paulette Sidwell; grandfather, Dean Hughes; and grandparents, Jack and Leona Beed. Surviving relatives include his wife, Christy Sidwell Beed of Livingston; parents, Roger and Diana Beed of Wyoming; grandmother, Barbara Hughes of Nebraska; sons, Jake Smith and Shawn Sells, both of Livingston; daughter, Kaylee Ann Beed of Indiana; father-in-law, Willie Roy Sidwell of Livingston; grandchildren, Amnesty Cannon Smith and Aubrey Blankenship; brothers, Kevin (Robin) Beed and David (Angie) Beed, all of Indiana; brother-in-law, Josh (Susan) Sidwell of Livingston; sister, Leslie (Mike) Skinner of Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.

 

William Glenn Reagan
Landscaper
William Glenn Reagan, 24, of Livingston, passed away Feb. 9 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 11 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in the Fellowship Cemetery. He was born Dec. 12, 1991 in Livingston. He worked in the landscaping profession. He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Glenn Reagan. Surviving relatives include his mother, Gina Bilbrey; sisters, Veronica Keeter and Shemina Reagan; brother, Caleb Reagan; grandparents, Faye and Elmer Abston; grandmother, Cheryl Reels; niece, Aleighya Reagan; and nephew, Bentley Keeter. Pallbearers were Caleb Reagan, Les Keeter, Donnie Bilbrey, Cody Doss and Jeremy Reels.

Mary Alice Gowing
Dietary Aide
Mary Alice Gowing, 72, of Livingston passed away Feb. 9 at Livingston Regional Hospital. No services are planned at this time. She was born Dec. 2, 1943 in White County. She worked as a dietary aide at the nursing home. She was preceded in death by her parents, Willis C. and Eula M. Smith Taylor; and several brothers and sisters. Surviving relatives include her son, Jim Grishom of Carthage; daughters, Le Ann (Jeff) Arney of Hilham, Margaret Frye of Carthage and Janet Hensley of Lebanon; brother, William Taylor of Nashville; and eight grandchildren. Information provided by Speck Funeral Home.

Roger Wallace Vaughn
Roger Wallace Vaughn, 54, of Rickman, passed away Feb. 7 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 12 from the First Baptist Church in Livingston with Bro. Joel Chappel officiating. Interment followed in Okolona Cemetery. He was born Jan. 2, 1962 in Knoxville. Surviving relatives include his wife, Dorothy Vaughn; sons, Blake Vaughn and Christopher Vaughn; parents, Alvin Luther and Melba G. (Kennedy) Vaughn; and sister, Cindy Underwood. Pallbearers were Mark Poston, Don Copeland, Dwight Stewart, Charles Peek, John G. Teeple and Ted Webb. Hall Funeral Home of Livingston was in charge of the arrangements.

Delana Ann Smith
Health Care Worker
Delana Ann Smith, 44, of Monroe, passed away Feb. 9 at her home. Funeral services were held Feb. 13 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Tommy Johnson and Bro. Timmy Ray officiating. Interment followed in the Tom Garrett Cemetery in Pickett County. She was born March 24, 1971 in Livingston. She worked in the health care profession. She was preceded in death by her parents, John A. and Margaret (Garrett) Smith; and brothers, Donnie Smith and Danny Smith. Surviving relatives include her daughter, Jessica Smith of Monroe; son, Darrek Smith of Byrdstown; sisters, Debbie Brantz of Hanging Limb and Diane Sisco of Monroe; and a host of family and friends. Pallbearers were Jeff Smith, Adam Davis, Tony Bantz, Nocholas Geesling, Bryan Brooks, Michael Simpson, Jimmy Brannum, Jaimie  Crabtree and Darrek Smith.

Bennie C. Savage II
Satellite TV Worker
Bennie C. Savage II, 42, of Cookeville and formerly of Livingston, passed away Feb. 9 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 13 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Bobby Floyd officiating. He was born Dec. 23, 1973 in Livingston. He worked for Direct TV. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bennie C. Savage and Charlene Fletcher Savage Johnson. Surviving relatives include his daughter, Jordan Savage and her fiance, Ronnie Sims of Cookeville; sister, Sherry Copeland of Livingston; brothers, Rick Savage of Livingston and Mark Savage of Florida; and granddaughter, Kinley Charlene Sims of Cookeville.

Gus E. Howard
Gus E. Howard, 73, of Cookeville, passed away Feb. 9 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Graveside services were held Feb. 12 at Overton County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Frank Bledsoe officiating. Interment followed. He was born March 3, 1942 in Sparta. He was a truck driver for many years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Braska (England) Howard. Surviving relatives include his wife, Helen Howard of Cookeville; sons, Bradley Howard and Tony Howard; and daughter, Tammy Thompson. Pallbearers were Cameron Howard, Kenny Wood, Alex Howard, Thorn Wathall, Mike Howard and Jason Putnam. Arrangements were provided by Hall Funeral Home of Livingston.

Jimmie Garant Perkins
Engineer
Jimmie Garant Perkins, 78, of Monroe, passed away Feb. 12 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 15 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Bryant officiating. Interment followed in Overton County Memorial Gardens. He was born March 10, 1937 in West Liberty, Ky. He was an automotive design engineer and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of Allens Chapel Freewill Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Recie and Roxie Payton Perkins; and grandchild, Sophia Pizzino. Surviving relatives include his wife, Janie Perkins of Monroe; sons, Jason Perkins of Anaheim, Calif. and Randy Walker of Monroe; daughters, Kimberly (John) McNalley of Marblehead, Ohio, Leslie Pizzino of Cookeville, Robin (Rob) Retallack of Bloomington Springs and Becky (Michael) Shropshire of Greenbrier; sister, Anna Marie McCloud of Kentucky; and grandchildren, Jonathan Tyler McNalley, Zachary McNalley, Anna Pizzino, Max Pizzino, Isabella Pizzino, Thomas Retallack, Tonya Retallack, Travis Retallack, Megan Cobble, Marcus Walker, Lillian Shropshire, Darby Shropshire, Justin Perkins and Mackenzie Perkins. Pallbearers were Randy Walker, Mike Shropshire, Rob Retallack, Max Pizzino, Sam Pizzino, Thomas Retallack, John McNalley and Tyler McNalley. Memorial contributions may be made to the Allens Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.

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