OLD HICKORY -- Funeral services will be conducted 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 21 at St. Stephen Catholic Community, 14544 Lebanon Road, for Mr. Batliner, 74, of Old Hickory.
Born in Louisville, KY, the US Army veteran died Saturday, May 14, 2011.
Cliff was the son of the late, Clifford Francis Batliner, Sr. and Anna Louise Ritchie Batliner. He grew up a member of the Catholic Community and graduated from St. Xavier High School.
Mr. Batliner was also a graduate of the University of Louisville with a Bachelor’s degree in business and he worked as a Systems Analyst.
Cliff was a Baritone Soloist with the Fort Knox Soldier’s Chorus during his military service. He was well known in Louisville having performed in several theatrical productions including, “Pirates of Penzance”, “Mikado”, ”Brigadoon”, “Silk Stockings”, “Bell, Book & Candle”, “H.M.S. Pinafore”, “Fanny”, “Wonderful Town”, “Up in Mother’s Suite”, “Rose Marie”, Blossom Time” and “The Most Happy Fella”. He created memorable roles as “Curly” in “Oklahoma” and as “Bill Sykes” in “Oliver”.
He is remembered for his “Stewpot” role in “South Pacific”, his role as “Lancelot” in “Camelot” and as “Frank Butler” in “Annie Get Your Gun”.
Cliff sang in various clubs throughout Louisville, KY, Dayton, OH, Providence, RI, Hilton Head, SC and most recently Hermitage.
Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service.
Interment with military honors will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2011 at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery.
Survivors include: devoted friends Connie Clark, Zachary Clark and the Butler family; cousins Dr. Susan Beaven and Kate Beaven; aunt Dorothy Ledington as well as many cousins and other friends.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to The DAV, Attn: Gift Processing, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.
ALEXANDRIA -- Funeral services have been set for 2 p.m. Friday, May 20 at Anderson Funeral Home in DeKalb County for Mrs. Underhill, 72, of Alexandria.
An interior decorator and a member of the Coopers Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, the beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at DeKalb Community Hospital.
Visitation will be Friday from 9 a.m. until service time.
Services will be conducted by Brother Gary Caplinger and Brother Thurman Seber. Interment will be in Hillview Cemetery.
Survivors include: husband John Underhill of Alexandria; son James Underhill of Alexandria; daughter Yvonne Campbell of Alexandria; grandchildren Brian (Shelley) Campbell, Ashley (Caleb) Roth and Nicholas Underhill -- all of Alexandria; great-grandchildren Timothy Campbell and Elizabeth Roth -- both of Alexandria; brother and sisters-in-law, Daphene Willoughby of Watertown, Jack (Faye) Underhill of Alexandria, Joyce (J.T.) Cook of Smithville and Patsy Adamson of Liberty as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Marvin and Vaughtie Roberts Willioughby; brother Louie Willoughby and great-grandson Noah Roth.
Pallbearers will be Caleb Roth, Brian Campbell, Nicholas Underhill, Marvin Willoughby, Dewayne Willoughby and David Cripps.
Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home, Alexandria.
LEBANON -- Funeral services have been set for 11 a.m. Saturday, May 21 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Trammell, 72, of Lebanon.
A veteran of the US Air Force and retired from Alvin C. York Veteran Hospital where he was a counselor, he died Thursday May 19, 2011 at University Medical Center in Lebanon.
The family will receive friends Friday from 2 until 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. until the service.
Pastor Bernard Houk will officiate with interment to follow in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: children Brian (Karen) Trammell and Christy Trammell Kirk (Scott) of Lebanon; grandchildren Alexander T. Kirk, Jade and Amber Trammell.
He is preceded in death by his parents, William Roy and Lena Greer Trammell and brother James Largent.
Arrangements by Partlow Funeral Chapel, Lebanon.