Obituary: Vivian Harris Southall

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Mrs. Vivian Harris Southall of Shelbyville, Tennessee, and formerly of Thompson's Station died Friday, March 27, 2020 at her home in Shelbyville.  

Mrs. Southall was born in Spring Hill and was a daughter of the late William Bryant and Nannie Myrtle Victory Harris. She retired from CPS Industries of Franklin as a design and display specialist.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Franklin Delano Southall; sisters, Estelle Love, Ella Mai Wagner and Ola Harris; and brothers, Robert Harris, Fred Harris and W.C. Harris.

She is survived by her children, Chris Southall of Thompson's Station, Terry (Vickie) Southall of Thompson Station, Dennis (Penny) Southall of Spring Hill, Pamela Southall (Jeffrey) Hooker of Shelbyville, Lance Southall of Thompson's Station; 17 grandchildren; and 37 great-grandchildren.

In light of the coronavirus health crisis, there will be no visitation, and a private family graveside service will be held with burial to follow in Harris Cemetery near Chapel Hill. Please know that online tributes through the funeral home website are equally appreciated.

Michael Southall, David Crosslin, Jeremy Hooker, Neal Johnson, Cory Southall, Dalton Southall, Easton Southall and Keith Aiken will serve as pallbearers.

In Lieu of Flowers, memorial donations may be made to Harris Cemetery. 

LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME  and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 (  in charge of arrangements.