LEBANON -- Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14 at the Immanuel Baptist Church for Mr. Squires, 83, of Lebanon.
Born July 8, 1927, in New Middleton, he died Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at the University Medical Center.
A member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Mr. Squires was the son of the late Clay Bridges Squires and Rosa Irene Williams Squires.
A US Navy veteran he retired from the military in 1965 with 20 years service. He then worked for the Shell Oil Company, the State of Tennessee Prison System, and as a courier for Wilson Bank & Trust.
Visitation Friday 2–8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Saturday at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.
Services will be conducted by Pastor John Hunn. Interment will follow at the Brush Creek Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of over 60 years Rebecca Ann Ballinger Squires; children Larry W. (Linda) Squires of Lebanon and Sandra J. (Bob) Derryberry of Hermitage; grandchildren Kelly Derryberry, Cheryl (Toby) Bates and Christy (Ben) Wills; great grandchildren Callie & Carson Bates and Eli Wills; and brother in law Glenn Hunter of Gordonsville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Leroy and J. W. Squires.
Honorary pallbearers: Ready Sunday School Class of Immanuel Baptist Church and Adult Men’s Sunday School Class of Fairview Baptist Church.
Active pallbearers: Kenneth Beal, Lee Squires, Larry Blackburn, Robert Huttchson, Toby Bates and Wayne Fuson.
Memorials may be made to the Missions Fund of Immanuel Baptist Church.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon in charge of arrangements.