LEBANON – Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, August 1 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Ragsdale, 86, of the Gladeville Community.
Retired from the Gladeville Utility District and the daughter of the late Monte R. and Letha Dowdy Howell, Mrs. Ragsdale passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at the University Medical Center in Lebanon. She was a member of the Gladeville United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends Friday from 4 – 8 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. until the funeral at Partlow Funeral Chapel. Services will be conducted by Rev. Charles Walker and Rev. Robert Spickard. Burial will follow at the Caraway Cemetery in Gladeville.
Survivors include: siblings Billy (Thelma) Howell, Ruby Warfield and Dorothy Allsbrooks — all of Erin. Also surviving are nieces Peggy (Joe) Lannom of Gladeville, Debbie (Tracy) Largent and Laurie Howell — both of Erin, nephews Michael (Kay) Warfield of Murfreesboro, Don (Karen) Allsbrooks of Erin and Monty (Alisha) Allsbrooks of Cedar Hill.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband Charles W. Ragsdale and brother Grover C. Howell.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Faithful Workers of the Gladeville United Methodist Church in memory of Carrie Ragsdale.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Foster, John Foster, Dr. Mike Harris, Mike Harris, James Edwin Swain and Bob Rice. Honorary pallbearer is Rick Risner
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.