Henry Grady Cole, age 83 of LaVergne. He was a native of Nashville and was owner of Smyrna Rexall Drugs for over 44 years. He was a graduate of Isaac Litton High School and University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy in Memphis and charter member of Smyrna Rotary.
He is survived by his wife, Doris Cole; children, Lynn McDonald and husband Allen of Nashville, H.G. Cole and wife Holly of Smyrna, Lee Cole and Carrie of Smyrna, Mark Cole and wife Beth; step-children, Nancy Kellogg of Wartrace, Kathy O'Brien and partner Mary of Atlanta, Harry Kellogg and wife Candice of Wartrace, Beth Smith and husband Eric of Murfreesboro; 13 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at LaVergne United Methodist Church. Rev. Denman Frazer will officiate. Burial will follow in Mapleview Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers will be Smyrna Rotary Club.
Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, at Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna (615) 459-3254; www.woodfinchapel.com
Published in The Tennessean on Jan. 27, 2014