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Obit – Mr. Timothy Joel Vaden

Mr. Timothy Joel Vaden, age 62 of Gordonsville, TN, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2024.

Mr. Vaden was born December 21, 1961 in Carthage, TN, a son of June Gibbs Vaden and the late James Donald Vaden. Tim was saved as a young man and attended the Caney Fork Missionary Baptist Church. He graduated Gordonsville High School in 1980. Tim worked at Bentley Harris for numerous years. He was very active in the Smith County Jaycees and worked hard on their Christmas Program for children. Tim loved riding motorcycles, fishing, and trail riding his horses.

Tim will be remembered as a very independent and good hearted person. He served as surrogate stand-in father for many children.

Mr. Vaden is survived by Mother; June Gibbs Vaden of Hickman, TN. Siblings; Darla Vaden of Hickman, TN, Donnie (Renia) Vaden of Chestnut Mound, TN, Jeff “J.W.” (Rhonda) Vaden of Chestnut Mound, TN. Nieces and nephews; Brandon (Morgan) Vaden, Brittney (Adam) Shaw, Erin Vaden, Kayla (Ben) Malone, and Jordan (Paige) Key. Step-children; Chelsea Montgomery, Emma Murphy, Natasha Pharris, and Timothy Pharris. Step-grandchildren; Amara, Braiden, Paislee, Kynslee, Blakely, Gabriella, Madilynn, and Bryson. Ten great nieces and great nephews.

Funeral Services for Mr. Vaden were conducted from the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes on Sunday, February 18, 2024 at 1PM with Bro. Barney Allison and Bro. Tim Blackburn officiating. Interment followed in the Smith County Memorial Gardens with Bro. Luke Spurgeon officiating.

The family requests memorials be made to assist with funeral expenses.


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