Bernice “Bernie” Golden
By Sparta Live | April 10, 2006 12:00 am
Bernice “Bernie” Golden, 74, of Baxter, passed away April 6, 2006, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Golden was born Feb. 10, 1932, in White County, to Daniel and Nora Richardson Golden.
He was a member of Baxter First Church of God.
Golden had worked in cattle sales.
He was preceded by his parents; his wife, Bessie Daniels Golden; two sisters, Beulah Roberts and Donna Randolph; and one brother, James “Jim” Golden.
Survivors include three stepsons and their spouses, Jack and Carolyn Ward, Wes and Doris Ward and Roger and Polly Copeland, all of Cookeville; on son and spouse, James and Sherry Golden, of Cookeville; and one sister, Lula Lafever, of Cookeville; 15 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and dear friends, William and Kathy Jones, of Buffalo Valley.
Services will be 11 a.m., April 10, 2006, at the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home, in Cookeville, with burial in Rhea Cemetery. Pastor Troy Withers will officiate.
Whitson Funeral Home, in Cookeville, is in charge of arrangements.