Archive for September, 2009

Obituary: Rachel “Pete” Taylor

TAYLOR, Rachel “Pete” Age 78 of Joelton. September 12, 2009. Preceded in death by husband, Thomas G. Taylor. Survived by children, Brenda (Larry) Moody, Linda Dowell, Lula Chance, Kathy (Leroy) Hollandsworth, Teresa (Todd) Lee, Freddie Duncan, Raymond (Tonya) Duncan, Joey (Candy) Taylor; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; 1 great, great-grandchild; sister, Decky Dixon; brother, Bobby (Betty) Veach. Funeral Service 11 a.m., Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at Anderson & Garrett Funeral Home with Dr. J.B. Miller officiating. Pallbearers will be family & friends. Visitation with the family today from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Interment at Spring Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. ANDERSON & GARRETT, (615) 876-2968.

Obituary: Billy H. Steimle

STEIMLE, Billy H.Age 74 of Greenbrier. September 13, 2009. Survived by
wife, *Connie Harper* Steimle; son, Kevin Shane (Angela) Steimle;
daughter, Cecilie Gray; grandchildren, Kaylan Henderson, Annie Stewart
and Seth Steimle; brother, Kenneth (Dot) Steimle. Funeral service 2
p.m., Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at Anderson & Garrett Funeral Home
with Bro. Frank Starling officiating. Pallbearers: Wayne Graves, Joe
Steimle, Steve Anderson, Terry Johnson, Steve Knoll and Jackie Kestner.
Visitation with the family today from 4 til 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 10
a.m. until hour of service. Interment Bordeaux Memorial Gardens. In lieu
of flowers, memorials can be made to NorthCrest Hospice or Alive Hospice
at Skyline Madison Campus. ANDERSON & GARRETT, Joelton, (615) 8…

Obituary: Tania Beech Carter

CARTER, Tania Beech Age 36 of Cedar Hill. September 2, 2009. Preceded in death by grandfather, John Ezell Barnes. Survived by husband, Ray Carter; 2 sons, Trent Beech and Tanner Pinson; daughter, Treva Pinson; mother, Kathye Barnes Beech; father, Leonard “Jack” Earls; step-mother, Mary Jane Earls; sisters, Stacey Stewart and Tracey Baily; grandmother, Virginia “Ginny” Barnes; aunt, Peggy O’Neal Dunn; uncle, Roger Barnes; cousin, Karen Barnes Sprouse; “Other Mother”, Norma Reasoner. Remains are at Anderson & Garrett Funeral Home, where services will be conducted at Monday, September 7, 2009 at 11 a.m. with Bro. Jonathan Lail & Bro George Clark Officiating. Pallbearers: Brian Reasoner, Zach Reasoner, Michael Baujan, Brandon Whited, Justin Hallman, Victor O’Onnell, Alan Gaidos, Margarida Weaver. Visitation with the family will be Sunday September 6th from 2 p..m. to 8 p.m. Interment Martin’s Chapel Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the trust fund for Tania’s Children at any U.S. Bank. ANDERSON & GARRETT, JOELTON, (615) 876-2968.

Cumberland High School has  two former students inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.  The first was G P West that graduated from Cumberland in the late 1953.  GP is one of the pioneers of high school wresting in Nashville and the state of Tennessee.  The second is Doug Newman that graduated in 1964.  Doug was in the Air Force between 1966 and 1970.  He graduated from Austin Peay in 1972.  Taught and coached a half year at Cheatham Co. High School in the fall 1972.  In January of 1973 he joined Coach Smallen as a teacher and coach at Goodlettsville High School.  When Goodlettsville became a Middle School Doug was named the Hunters La ne High Schools first Head wrestling coach in 1986.  He taught and coach at Hunters Lane until 1996.  In the fall of 1996 he was named the Head wrestling coach at Hillwood high school.

Doug’s induction celebration will be on October 24 at the Marriott Nashville Airport.  He will a member of the 2009 Hall of Fame Class.  This is great honor for Doug and for Cumberland High School.

More info can be found on Doug’s facebook page.  You can find him under Doug Newman.   More info will be coming later.