OBITUARY: James Edward Corbett Jr.


James Edward Corbett, Jr. “Eddie” age 59 of Antioch, TN passed away at his family home on August 29, 2023, after his battle with cancer.

James was born on January 4, 1964, in Nashville TN.

James was a graduate of Glencliff High School and later became self-employed in home improvement. He was an amazing, caring, and selfless husband and father and will be deeply missed.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Patricia Dean Fitzgerald; and his father, James Edward Corbett, Sr.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Ellen Corbett; his son, James Edward Corbett III; his daughter, Rachel Nicole Corbett; and his older sister, Teresa Corbett Turner.

Funeral services will be conducted by Pastor Steve Durham on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. (visitation 12:00 noon – 2:00 Woodbine Funeral Home, Hickory Chapel, 5852 Nolensville Road, Nashville TN 37211. Burial service will follow at Christ Church Cemetery, 15478 Old Hickory Blvd, Nashville TN 37211.


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