1938 – 2019

Mr. Thomas “Tinker” Lenard Belew, 80 of Huntingdon, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at the Baptist Hospital in Huntingdon.

Funeral services were conducted on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home with Bro. Lynn Stapleton officiating the service.  Interment followed in the Carroll Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers who served were Weldon Bennett, Steve Barnett, Clint Barnett, Drew Barnett, Michael Prather, and Cale Belew.

Mr. Belew was born August 30, 1938 in Huntingdon, Tennessee to the late James Wiley Belew and Clara Ruth (Webb) Belew.  He worked in several different businesses as a  business owner.  He was also preceded in death by one son, Robert Cartwright.

He is survived by his wife, Lorraine (Glover) Belew, two daughters, Nan Barnett (Jeff), Denisea Cartwright (Joe Puckett), two sons, Tommy Belew (Charlotte) all of Huntingdon, and Brad Belew (Kelly) of Arkansas, one sister, Frances Davison of Lynchburg and one brother, Billy Joe Belew of Murfreesboro.  He also leaves twelve grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

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