A Celebration of Life will be held for Hugh Harold “Pa” Summar of Gladeville on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at noon at Gladeville United Methodist Church with visitation prior to the service from 10 am until services are held. Burial will follow the services at Milton Cemetery in Milton.Hugh was born Nov. 13, 1929, in Old Hickory, and went to be with his Lord and Savior on Dec. 8. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Martha Adkerson Summar. They were married Oct. 30, 1948. Hugh was also preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Lindsay and Lucy Francis Summar, grandson, Samuel Ryan Summar and great-granddaughter, Summar Jean Swain.
Hugh is survived by: his daughter, Judy Summar Swain (James Edwin) of Gladeville, Gerald Thomas Summar (Janice) of Mt. Juliet and Larry Hugh Summar (Denise) of Carthage, nine grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. He was a graduate of Smyrna High School Class of 1948, served in the United States Air Force, retired from Ford Glass Plant and was a member of Gladeville United Methodist Church.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and grandsons-in-law: Jason Swain, Drew Hendry (Kelli), Michael Summar, Kevin Summar, Andy Summar, Zach Summar, Dale Francis (Hilary), Jake Pyburn, Travis Humes (Paige), and nephews, Steve Estep, and Robby Summar. Honorary pallbearers are Winners Sunday School Class, and his special neighbors, Jimmie and Anna Pittman and Mrs. Carroll Lannom.
A special thank you to Pa’s caregivers at Quality Care Nursing Home on C&D Hall and his physician, Dr. Robert Jantz.
Arrangements by Partlow Funeral Home. (615) 444-7007; obit line, (615) 444-7700. www.partlowchapel.com