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Wendell Bufford Buck

November 7, 1940 ~ July 17, 2017 (age 76)

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Wendell B. Buck, Sr.,76, of Franklin, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was born to the late Lovie and Walter Buck.

Wendell enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. He loved spend time mowing and working in his garden. He will be missed by his two dogs, Dozer and Missi.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Darvell Buck; two sons, Wendell (Angela Atwood) Buck and Johnny (Lucinda Sneed-Mcmillian) Buck; daughter, Katy (David) Long; three brothers, Bill (Carol) Buck, Calvin (Julia) Buck and Larry (Cindy) Buck; sister, Betty Garrison; brother-in-law, Don(Judy) Harris and a sister-in-law Pat Buck; several nieces and nephew; eight grandchildren, Shawn (Tami) Long, Sara (Terry Kutruff) Buck, Craig (Michelin) Buck, Haley (J.T. Painter) Long, Tyler Buck, Nathan McMillian, Matt Barker and Josh Atwood; eight great-grandchildren, Ginger (Randy) Perry, Cole Long, Addison Buck, Elizabeth Buck, Jesslyn Nixon, Terry Kutruff III,Maggie and Grace; three great-great-grandchildren,  Jennah, Clinton, Dakota Perry. Wendell is proceeded in death by both parents and two brothers, Mason K. Buck and William H. Buck. 

Visitation will be Thursday, July 20, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Service will be Friday, July 21, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel, 197 E. Jefferson St. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

In the lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Jessen Funeral Home.