OBITUARY: Burt ‘Grampy’ Nowers Sr.


Burt “Grampy” Nowers, Sr., age 92 of Goodlettsville, Tennessee passed away on Friday, July 28, 2023.

Preceded in death by wife, Sue Nowers; and son, James Nowers.

Survived by daughter, Janet (Bill) Dickerson; sons, Burt (Lisa) Nowers and David (Melinda) Nowers; grandchildren, Matt (Laura) Dickerson, Megan (Derek) Wilson, Andrew (Martha) Dickerson, Nathan Dickerson, Michael (Meredith) Nowers, Jessica (Holden) VanCleave, Ryan (Kelli) Nowers, David (Katlyn) Nowers, Jr., Emily (Sean) Kotora & Gray Nowers; 14 great-grandchildren; and brother, Donald Nowers.

Funeral services were conducted with Military Honors Monday, July 31, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. (visitation 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) at Brentwood Hills Church of Christ, 5120 Franklin Road. Andy Flatt & Jeff Whitehorn will officiate. Interment Spring Hill Cemetery. Grandchildren will serve as Pallbearers. Woodbine Funeral Home-Hickory Chapel, (615) 331-1952.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Healing Hands International or Lipscomb University Sue Nowers Memorial Fund.


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