Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. You may send obituaries and photos by email to or Please call 615-790-6465 for more information.

Joel Darren Barker, 52, lifelong resident of the Burwood Community, passed away Sept. 18, 2021 at his home on Barker Road.  

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Beloved and trusted are two words that describe Mary Gayle Murphree Wood, 86, who joined her friends, family and her husband who were waiting for her in heaven on Aug. 19, 2021. 

Roger L. Tomlin, 72, of Franklin and formerly of Mattoon, Illinois, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021.  

Donald Raye Abercrombie Sr., 76, a veteran health care entrepreneur and early pioneer of Nashville’s vibrant health care industry, passed away peacefully at his home on Aug. 27. 

Thomas “Tom T.” Hall, a legendary, award-winning country music singer-songwriter and Franklin resident, died Aug. 20. He was 85.

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Robert "Bob" Willson of Spring Hill passed away on Aug. 20, 2021.Mr. Willson was born on Nov. 15, 1945. Bob loved watching sports and anything to do with racing. He spent many years working in the race car industry. He was a man with a wide field of knowledge that was just amazing.Bob was pr…

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Michael Vaughn, 71, passed away Friday, Aug. 13, 2021 at his home in Bali, Indonesia after an extended Illness. 

George Frederick Mason, known affectionately as Geordie, passed away peacefully on Aug. 16, 2021, in Nashville surrounded by his loved ones. He was 59. 

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Arlys Louise Johnson, 91, of Franklin, and formerly of Southern California, passed away on Aug. 13, 2021. 

Ruth Amanda Davis, 97, died peacefully in Nashville on Aug. 16, 2021, in the presence of her loving family.