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Robert J. Church, age 64, of 1728 South Wind Drive, Nashville and also of Butler passed away on Friday March 16, 2012 in Nashville, TN. He was the son of the late David Church and Lois Church. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era. He was retired from Averitt Express as a truck driver. His hobbies were working on cars, working around the house on projects and flying lessons. He was a member of Glenwood Baptist Church in Nashville, TN and attended Sink Valley Baptist Church when in Johnson County.
He is survived by his wife, Helen Potter Church of Nashville, TN; one son, Christopher and wife Amber of Nashville, TN; one brother, John Henry Church of Mountain City, TN; seven grandchildren, Tyler Wilson, Gavin Lane, Brandon Boyles, Cayle Boyles, Jackie Lee Boyles, Donald Gene Lane and Daris Kennebrew; sisters-in-law, Penny Perkins, Edith Wilson, and Judy Pass; and brothers-in-law, Donnie Potter, Frank Perkins, Harold Wilson and Danny Pass; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Robert J. Church were conducted on Tuesday evening, March 20, 2012 at 8 p.m. in the Charles B. Hux Chapel of the Hux Lipford funeral home with Rev. Harvey White officiating. The family received friends from 6 till 8 p.m. prior to the funeral service. Graveside service and burial were on Wednesday March 21, 2012 at 10 a.m. from Dot Potter Cemetery. Pallbearers were Travis Wilson, Waco Perkins, Frank Perkins, Danny Pass, Danny Pass Jr. Donald Gene Lane, Harold Wilson, David Church, Russell Lewis, and Donnie Potter.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made Alive Hospice. Org, 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN.
For additional information you may call our recorded obituary line at 727-6842.
Online condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.hux
As requested by the family arrangements for Robert J. Church are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home of Mountain City, Tennessee.