Published in The Tennessean
from January 1 to January 3, 2012
Partain, Maurice Reams
Age 84 of Hendersonville, TN. December 29, 2011.
Preceded in death by wives, Lorene Dowlen Partain and Billie Jean Rankhorn
Partain; and grandsons, Jason Flatt and Jeffrey Rankhorn.
Survived by daughters, Linda (Carl) Dunlap, Connie (Clark) Flatt, Paula
(Michael) Rankhorn; and stepsons, Paul (Genny) Rankhorn and Glenn (Trina)
Rankhorn; eleven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren, and numerous
nieces and nephews.
Mr. Partain was a lifelong member of The United Methodist Church. Visitation
with the family will be 1-8 p.m., Monday, January 2nd. A celebration of
life will be conducted by Dr. Ron Lowery at 12 p.m., Tuesday, January
3rd with visitation two hours prior.
Active Pallbearers are Scott Dunlap, Dr. John Flatt, Clint Rankhorn, Christopher
Rankhorn, Brian Rankhorn, and Keith Putman. Honorary Pallbearers are Joe
D. Casey, Virgil Nipper, Hansel Krantz, James A. Perry, and the staff
of Vanco Manor Nursing Facility.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Jason Foundation, Inc.
or City Road Chapel U.M.C.
Interment to follow at SPRING HILL FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY, 5110 Gallatin
Rd., (615) 865-1101.