Frank Laine Jr., age 77 of Lebanon died May 18, 2017 at Summit Medical Center.
A native of Wilson County he was the son of the late Frank Laine Sr. and Laura Hastings Laine. He was a 1957 graduate of Lebanon High School and attended Cumberland University. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran and retired from IBM with thirty-seven years of service. He was a member of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge # 98 F & AM and The Knights Templar.
He was preceded in death by a wife, Coyalene McPeak Laine; five sisters: Iva Dell McMinn, Frances VanHook, Dorothy Locke, Martha Bell, Linda Yarbrough; two brothers: Ralph and David Laine.
He is survived by his wife, Dimple Manners Laine; three children: Angela Laine, Elizabeth (Tony) Goolsby, Troy Laine; step-children: Tim and Mike Watkins, Sherry (Tony) Eskew; sister, Shirley (Tony) DeMatteo; eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 2 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Denton and Bro. Mike Shelby officiating. Interment with Military Honors will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Active Pallbearers: Nick Locke, Jim Stallings, Tom Arnold Jr., Tiff Arnold, Joe Holbrook, Billy Brown. Honorary Pallbearers: Jeremy Pewitt, Dylan Likens.
Visitation Saturday 1 to 7 p.m. and Sunday after 12 p.m. Masonic Service Saturday 6:30 p.m.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, www.ligonbobo.com.