Lucian H. Major

Lucian H. Major

Posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2008 2:16 pm

Lucian H. Major, 72, of Martin, died Friday, July 4, 2008, at Volunteer Community Hospital. Services were held 1 p.m. Monday at Murphy Funeral Home, with Bro. Gerry Gallimore and Bro. Lewis Whiteman, Burial was in East Side Cemetery in Martin. Kevin Edge, Paul Young, Dwight Brawley, Albert Davis, Larry Compton and James Smothers served as pallbearers. Major was born Sept. 19, 1935, in Obion County, son of the late Lucian Anderson Major and Frances Roper Major Murphy. He was a U.S. Army veteran, retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in Union City, a member of the Northwest Tennessee Football Officials Association and Cypress Creek Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Mary Sue Prince Major of Martin; one son, Jerry Major of Jackson; one daughter, Michelle Granner of Martin; one brother, Jim Major of Tullahoma; two grandsons, Matt Granner and James Major. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Frank Major. Web site: murphyfuneralhome.net

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