Funeral services for Mr. Marvin Tidwell, 78, of Dayton,
Ohio, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, February 4, 2009,
at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Turkeytown Cemetery in
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6 P.M. – 9
Mr. Tidwell passed away on Wednesday, January 28, 2009, at
He was born June 10, 1930, in Hilham, TN, to the late Noah
and Velma Harris Tidwell. He was a machinist in auto parts
manufacturing. He was retired from Apex Tools following 36
years of service. He enjoyed gardening and sharing his crops
with everyone he could.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 6
Brothers: Benton, Virgil, Gerstle, Elbert, Ray, and Thurman
Survivors include 1 Son: Irving Tidwell of Dayton, OH; 4
Daughters: Janet Tincher, Vickie Tidwell, Connie Tidwell, and
Marsha Tidwell, all of Dayton, OH; 13 Grandchildren; 31
Great-Grandchildren; 1 Half-Brother: Jeff Tidwell of Hilham,
TN; and 1 Half-Sister: Viola Allen of Hilham, TN.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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