MT. JULIET – Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, March 27 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Mr. Makin, 78,of Old Hickory.
Born September 26, 1932 in Maple Shade, New Jersey, the US Army veteran died March 24, 2011.
Services were conducted by Brother Jim Clardy and Brother Ron Brown.
Interment was at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens
Survivors include: his wife of 55 years Ruth Makin; daughter Lori Alexander; son Terry (Rita) Makin; grandchildren John Makin, James Makin, Mikie Bancroft, Christa (Scott) Graeff, Ashley Bancroft, Nick Oliver and Kaylee Makin; great-grandchildren Hunter Graeff, Christopher Graeff, and Krystal Makin.
He was preceded in death by son Warren Russell Makin, Jr.; mother Christine Makin; father Earl Makin; and brothers Earl Makin, Bob Makin, Irv Makin and William Makin.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Odyssey Hospice.
Pallbearers: Terry Makin, Mikie Bancroft, Nick Oliver, Trey Neltner, David Kemp, Gary Kemp and Mike Kemp.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.