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Buford P. Crutcher

Staff Reports • Sep 18, 2017 at 11:53 AM

Funeral services for Mr. Crutcher will be held Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon with Brother Cory Waddell, Brother Barry Keene and Brother F.H. Gates officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family was Monday, Sept. 18 from 4-8 p.m. and will be Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the service time. 

Mr. Crutcher, age 88, of Lebanon, passed away Sept. 16, 2017.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James Price Crutcher and Sarah Emma Weatherly Crutcher; brother, James Ray Crutcher; and sister, Alene Crutcher Bradshaw. 

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Claudene McDonald Crutcher; children, Sandra (Kyle) Bond, Brenda (Darrell) Blankenship, Jerry (Teresa) Crutcher; grandchildren, Aaron Kyle Blankenship, Ryan Tyler Blankenship, Whitney Nicole Crutcher, Taylor Bond Dalton, Rachel Ann Crutcher, Kameron Lee Bond; and great-grandchildren, Aubrey Claire Blankenship, Alexis Nicole Blankenship, Blakely Kyle Blankenship, Carson Tyler Blankenship and Austin Tate Blankenship.

The family would like to say thank you to Dr. James Bachstein, Dr. Sam Crutcher and Dr. Modupe Kehinde on the second floor at Tennova Healthcare in Lebanon, as well as Chris and Melissa, nutritionists at Tennova Healthcare in Lebanon.

Pallbearers will be Aaron Blankenship, Ryan Blankenship, Kameron Bond, Chase Dalton, Donald Bradshaw, Jimmy Bradshaw, Johnnie Crutcher and Sam Crutcher. 

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

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