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Saturday, June 27, 2015 Lie In State: 8:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Family Visitation: 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M.
Scott United Methodist Church 940 Morton Street Shelbyville, Tennessee
Interment Willow Mount Cemetery Shelbyville, Tennessee
Clara Frances Singleton Nelson was born in Union Ridge, Tennessee on April 10, 1935, the second of five children of the late Ernest C. and Willie Emma Hord Singleton. She entered into eternal rest on June 20, 2015, after an extended illness. She graduated with honors from Bedford County Training
Robert O’Neal “RED” Leslie, was born in Limestone County Alabama on the 31st day of May, 1933 to the parents of the late Molly Tibbs and Robert Leslie (step mother Roberta Leslie). Robert married his true love Odessa Maclin in June of 1953 and to this union they were blessed with three children, Gwen “Nita”, Juanita “Darlene”
Saturday, April 11, 2015 Family Visitation: 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon Funeral Service: 12:00 Noon
Bird Street Church of Christ 428 Bird street Shelbyville, Tennessee
Interment Ervin Cemetery Shelbyville, Tennessee
Edith Arlene Johnson was born on June 2, 1968 in Shelbyville, Tennessee. She attended Shelbyville Central High School and received her bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. She was baptized into Christ at an early age and attended the Bird Street congregation. She later made her home in Murfreesboro.