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Taylor Weddington , Ruth Jane

Shelbyville - Ruth Jane Taylor Weddington, age 77 of Tullahoma died Thursday, June 4, 2009 at her home surrounded by her family. She was a native of Shelbyville, IN and the daughter of the late Stanley and Mattie Taylor of Bardstown, KY. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband Mack C. Speck; a sister Patsy N. Taylor and brothers Kenneth, Albert, William and Dale Taylor. During her 34 year career as a hairdresser, she owned and operated hair salons in Indiana, Georgia and after relocating to Middle Tennessee in 1973 she owned the Vogue, Sheer Fantasy and worked at The Beauty Chalet, all in Tullahoma. She is survived by her husband of 24 years Jerry E. Weddington; children Bonita ?Bonnie? G. Sasher of Tullahoma, Terry Mack Speck of Murfreesboro, TN, Randall Lee Speck of Tullahoma and a step-daughter Paula Conley of Gainesville, GA; two brothers David Taylor, Wichita, KS and Charles Taylor, Tampa, FL; grandchildren Michelle McClanahan, Murfreesboro, Nicole Goss, Tullahoma, Christopher Speck, Christiana, Bradley Speck, Murfreesboro, Terry Lee Speck, Washington, Thomas Speck, Winchester , Christina Rice, Tullahoma, Alex Roberts and Lily Conley both of Gainesville, GA. ; great grandchildren Timothy Goss, Jacob Goss, Summer Goss, Autumn Goss, Nicholas Goss, Jonathan Rice, Tristan McClanahan, Kaitlin Speck and Lauren Speck. Visitation with the family will be Saturday, June 6, from 5:00 until 8:00 pm at the Tullahoma Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 3:30 pm Sunday afternoon at Grace Baptist Church with Bros. Tim McGehee and Bill Woodard officiating. Interment will be Monday at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Murfreesboro. The family requests memorials be made to the family to help with expenses. Online condolences may be left for the family at


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