Funeral services for Mrs. J. Dean Mann Comer were held Monday afternoon, Jan. 9 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Rev. Dickie Johnson and Pastor John Hunn officiating.
Interment followed at the Cedar Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Comer, age 77 of Lebanon passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at her home.
Born December 20, 1934, in Smith County, she is the daughter of the late Willie Edward Mann and Beulah May Scott Mann. She was a 1953 graduate of Lebanon High School. She was a legal secretary for many years and was a real estate agent.
Mrs. Comer was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. She served on the Wilson County Farm Bureau Womens Leadership Committee and was a member of the Wilson County Gardeners Guild.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Rose Jamison, May Brown, Alta Pierce, and Annie Barrett; and five brothers, Tom, Robert, Billy, James and Cline Mann.
She is survived by her husband, Billy R. Comer whom she married on January 12, 1957; three sons, Jimmy Comer and Carl Comer both of Lebanon and Joe Comer of Nashville; and six grandchildren, Jessica (Luke) Parham, Kelly Comer, Alex Comer, Sydney Comer, Houston Comer and Abigail Comer.
Honorary pallbearers: Carl Jones Sunday School Class of Immanuel Baptist Church
Active pallbearers: Houston Comer, Alex Comer, Ray David Comer, Don McDonald, Bobby Joe Mann, and Tommy Skeen.
Memorials may be made to Sherrys Run or to the American Cancer Society.
LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon was in charge of arrangements.