Roy Bell Lane, age 96 of Lebanon passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2016.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Christopher and Nancy Lane; son, James Howard Lane; and brothers, Earl, Earnest, and Robert H. Lane.
He is survived by sister, Ophelia Ashworth; daughter, Virginia Wilson; and
Mr. Lane was an avid sportsman and worked out at Jimmy Floyd Center until the age of 87. He was walking 2 miles a day and then training with weights for 3 hours. He served his country in Europe during WWII and retired from Ross Gear in 1884. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and the Ready Sunday School Class.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 from 12 p.m. until the Funeral Service at 2 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel.
Rick Edwards, Dave Gordan, Mike Gianquitto, & Greg Alverides will officiate and interment will follow with military honors in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Mike Gianquitto, Greg Alverides, & Joanne Ashworth.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Immanuel Baptist Church Building Fund.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, (615) 444-7007. www.partlowchapel.com.