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J.C. McCormick, 85
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J.C. McCormick, 85, of McMinnville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.


He was born Oct. 3, 1933 to his parents, the late Lester and Myrtle Adcock McCormick. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother Melvin McCormick and sister Faye Adcock. He was a member of New Union The Baptist Church, a retired truck driver, and a member of Masonic Lodge 77. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 42 years, Charlotte McCormick of McMinnville; one son Jamie McCormick of Smithville; three daughters, Denise McCormick of Murfreesboro, Carla Young of McMinnville and Lori Kilgore of Smithville; three grandchildren, Ryan Adcock, Dana West and Clay Kilgore; four great-grandchildren, Sadie and Shelby West, Chloe Adcock and Briar Rose Kilgore; two brothers, Leonard and Bobby McCormick, both of Smithville; three sisters, Kathy Cannon of McMinnville, Linda Womack of Centertown, Ann Hallum of Smithville; and several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 


There will be a Masonic Service at 7 p.m. Monday night, Nov. 26, at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Monday from 12 to 8 p.m., and Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at 1 p.m.

DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.


Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 25, 2018