Randall “Randy” Alan Vance, age 63 of Naples, FL and Mt. Juliet, TN, passed away October 30, 2017. He is survived by loving wife Jeanette Dobson Vance of Naples, FL and Mt. Juliet, TN; fur babies, Little Girl, Maggie Mae, and Beau; parents, Randall F. and Ruth Fitzpatrick Vance of Hendersonville, TN; selfless brother, Barry T. Vance of Madison, TN; faithful siblings, Donna (Tommy) Goff and Mitch (Debbie) Dobson of Gladeville, TN; devoted nephews, Michael Dobson, Adam (Amonrat “A”) Goff, and Austin Goff; cherished great niece and nephews, Hailey Dobson, Tyler Dobson, and Alan Goff; loyal uncle and aunts, David (Barbara) Fitzpatrick of Tampa, FL, Kathleen Fitzpatrick Glas of Jacksonville, FL, and Carol Vance; cousins, Julie (Stephen) Leggett of FL, Kellie (Andrew) Anderson of Edinburg, Scottland, Denise (Terry) Nance of FL and Ben Vance; special friends, Mike and Monica Safranek of FL and Mary and Jim Slavin of N.C.
He is preceded in death by grandparents, Jack and Virgie Vance and Wayne and Mable Fitzpatrick; loving in-laws, T.M. and Marie Edwards Dobson of Gladeville, TN; uncle, Will T. Vance.
He retired from Metro Fire Department in Nashville, Tennessee after 35+ years.
Visitation with the family was Friday, November 3, 2017 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests you make donations to The Hope Lodge in Nashville, TN. Address: 2008 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37203
The family would like to give a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Carlos Bachier, Mohammaed Elayan, Dr. Ian Flinn, and their devoted staff members, and also to 3 “North” Nurses of Sarah Cannon Research Hospital and Sara Perry at TN Oncology at Summit.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.