Herman J. Toombs, 66, Mt. Juliet, died Tuesday, Aug. 28.Toombs was a member of First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet where he served as a greeter and was a member of the Pastor’s Sunday School Class. He was a member of the Lacy’s Market Liar’s Club. Mr. Toombs was the son of the late, J.P. and Mary Elizabeth Alsup Toombs. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Jerry Toombs.
He is survived by: wife of 44 years, Judy Carter Toombs; son, Toby (Terrie) Toombs; daughter, Wendi (Rodney) Cathey; grandchildren, Caroline Cathey and Tucker Toombs; mother-in-law, Lera Carter; sister-in-law, Mary Toombs; niece and Nephew, Vicki Terrell and Tracy Toombs; special cousin, Annette Morton.
Funeral services wereconducted Thursday, Aug. 30 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Rev. Billie Friel officiating. Interment followed at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers were Wayne Jones, Dick Johnson, Will Davis Edwards, Troy Smith, Bill Hicks, Jerry Dowell, Gary Palmer, Wayne Carter and Kevin Early. Honorary pallbearers will be the Greeters at First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet and the Liar’s Club of Lacy’s Market.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Building Fund at First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet.
Visitation was Wednesday and until service time Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.