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Sarah Elizabeth Van Cleave

Sarah Elizabeth Van Cleave, 85, Mt. Juliet, died June 19.

Van Cleave was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Van Cleave was manager of the Savannah, Ga. Visitors Center. She was the daughter of the late, Robert Shirley and Sarah Lou Vaden Caldwell. Van Cleave was also preceded in death by her siblings, Annie Mai Gatlin, Pauline Jackson, Grace Smith, Lena Gourley and Robert Caldwell, Jr. and daughter-in-law, Brenda E. Carrigan. 

She is survived by: husband of 46 Years, William J. Van Cleave; son, Donald G. Carrigan; daughter, Linda J. (Doyle) Wood; grandchildren, Jennifer Wood (Brian) McKinney, Christopher (Allison) Wood, Julie Wood (Michael) Harlan, and Megan Carrigan; great-grandchildren, Sarah Elizabeth, Jackson, and Atlee McKinney; Ashton, Madison, and William Cooper Wood; and Katelyn Harlan.

Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Bishop Gooden officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Donald Carrigan, Doyle Wood, Chris Wood, Brian McKinney, Michael Harlan and Tom Jackson. Honorary pallbearers will be Jackson McKinney, Ashton Wood and Cooper Wood. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 or on line at 

Visitation was Tuesday and one hour prior to service time Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663,

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