Mr. Arthur “Buddy” Cousin, age 73, Telford, passed away Wednesday July 20, 2011, at the home of his companion, Ruth McPeck.
Mr. Cousin was a native of Washington County and the son of the late Hartsell and Dorothy Reed Cousin.
Mr. Cousin was of the Baptist Faith.
He retired from years of construction work and farming.
He was survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Emma Cousin, Limestone TN; two brothers and sister-in-laws, Larry and Diana Cousin, Jacksonville Fl., and Richard and Jennie Cousin, Orange Park Fl.; four sisters and brother-in-laws, Mildred and Leonard Bailey, Afton TN, Ruth and Dale Dykes, Limestone TN, Wanda and Clifford Knight, Telford TN, and Imogene and Jim Street, Jonesborough TN; several nieces, nephews and cousins; extended family; Kathy and Kurt Kruse, Brain and Angie McPeck, Jeff and Joleta McPeck, all of Telford TN, Brad and Kathy McPeck, West Palm Beach FL, Kathy and Phil Campbell, Limestone, TN; and several extended grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Friday July 22, 2011, at 8:00 PM at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Dykes officiating.
The family will receive family and friends from 6:00-8:00 PM prior to the service and other times at the homes of Randy Cousin, Limestone, and Ruth McPeck, Telford.
Interment will be Saturday July 23, 2011, at 11:00 AM at Fairview Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Terry Knight, Sherrell Dykes, Jamie Street, Conley Cousin, Brian Cousin and Brian McPeck. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kurt Kruse, Jeff McPeck, Tim Harris, Brad McPeck, Earnest Rosenbalm, Jeremy Southerland and Paul Privette.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Rd., Suite 102, Johnson City, TN 37601.
Condolences may be made to the Cousin family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 423-753-3821