Sara Austin Nausley Cheney, 80, Hermitage, died June 29.
Cheney was a member of Central Christian Church and was recently attending Tulip Grove Baptist Church. She worked with her husband at Vol State Insulation Company until their retirement in 1995. Mrs. Cheney is the daughter of the late, Rolla Austin and Sarah Josephine Allen Nausley. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Thomas Leavitt Cheney.
She is survived by: children, Sara (Alton) McConnell, Tom (Cathy) Cheney, Jr., Dorothy Dailey and John (Connie) Cheney; grandchildren – Sara VanEffen, Jenea Primm, Tom, Taylor, Trevor and Torrey Cheney and Becky, Katie and Grace Braswell; great-grandchildren, Olivia Allenand Jaden Johnson and Nathan VanEffen.
Cryptside services will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday, July 3, at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Tom Cheney, Taylor Cheney, Trevor Cheney, Torrey Cheney, Don Koop and Kevin Brown.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Central Christian Church, 404 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, TN 37130.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 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.