ENGLISH, Thomas (1949)


Funeral services for Tom E. English, 83, former Giles Countian, who died Monday at his home in Columbia, were held at 2 o’clock on Tuesday afternoon in the Chapel of Oakes and Nichols Funeral Home in Columbia. The Rev. C. S. Wilson, pastor of the Second Baptist Church, officiated and burial took place in Rose Hill Cemetery at Columbia. 

A son of the late John T. English and Sallie Belle Locke English, he was born and reared in Giles County and had lived twenty-two years in Maury County. He was a member of the Baptist Church. Mr. English is survived by his wife, Lou Rosson English; two daughters, Mrs. Ernest Potts, and Mrs. Roy G. Newton of Virginia; three sisters, Mrs. R. L. Rosson, Columbia, Mrs. R. W. Rose and Mrs. R. L. Brashears of Hams Creek, Giles County; four grand-children and two great grand- children.

From a Pulaski newspaper, saved by Mrs. Jewell English Stone, a niece of Mr.  Tom English

Submitted by Catharine Stone Schwarz