Mr. Farron Leon Pease, Sr., age, 61, died May 12 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center of an extended illness. He was born Sept. 4, 1957 in Warren County to the late Claude Pease and Ollene King Morton. He was a retired auto mechanic. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings, J.P. and Ralph Pease, and two infant siblings, and grandchild, Blake Moses.
He is survived by six children and their spouses: Dusty Leon Pease of Kentucky, Tracy and Kevin Edwards of Georgia, Stacy and Tim Zimmerman of Ohio, Veronica Pease and Ethan Marsh of Ohio, Joshua Pease and Melissa Olm of Ohio, and Farron Leon Pease, Jr., and Julie Berg, of Ohio.
Mr. Pease is survived by 12 grandchildren, and his siblings, Frances Turner of Florida, Catherine Hoss, Carolyn Sims, Claude Anthony Pease, Hassie Dixon and Patricia Turner, all of Tennessee, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins, and special caregiver, Melissa Harlow.
Graveside service will be held Thursday, May 16 at 2 p.m. at King Cemetery in Grundy County with visitation to begin at 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. with friends and family serving as officiants.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 17, 2019