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Danny Ray ‘Lightning’ Selby

Staff Reports • Sep 13, 2017 at 12:43 PM

The funeral service for Mr. Selby, conducted by Pastor Gary Miller, is Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Saturday from noon until the service.

Danny “Lightning” Selby passed away Sept. 10, 2017 at age 70.

Mr. Selby served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam and then worked in a steel mill in his hometown of Middletown, Ohio.

He is survived by his children, Shannon (Michael) Tinch, Tommy Allen Bonham, Brad England, Willy Brown; grandchildren, Bailey Tinch, Bryant Tinch, Kobie Lee Bonham; sister-in-law, Debbie Fish Roberts Selby; and nephew, David Selby. 

He is preceded in death by his son, Chad M. Selby; nephew, Michael Dean Selby; parents, Raymond and Gladys B. Combs Selby; and brother, Terry “Tubby” Selby.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to VVA 1004 at P.O. Box 128, Lebanon TN 37088, an organization assisting veterans returning from service and their families. 

“Lightning” was a man truly adored, and will be missed by all. 

Arrangements are by Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon, 615-444-9393.

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