A. C. BUCHANAN
A.C. Buchanan, 63, of 632 Suthard Drive, died at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday in the St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. He was born on Feb.22,1916 in Union County.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church here in Madisonville, and was the manager of the Travel Lodge Motel, worked for the Swift and Company for 25 years, and was a farmer.
He was the son of Mr. Clyde Buchanan of Sturgis, and the late Lillian Dean Buchanan.
He is survived by his father, his wife, Mildred Sale Buchanan; two sons, Dr. David Buchanan, of Bowling Green and Gary Buchanan of Franklin, Tenn.; one sister, Mrs. Earl Collins, of Orlando, Fl.; two brothers, Lyle Buchanan, of Austin, Texas and Newit Buchanan, of Belleville, Illinois and six grandsons.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Barnett-Strother Funeral Home with Dr. Harold Purdy officiating. Burial will be in the Odd Fellows Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at the Barnett-Strother Funeral Home.
Sept. 25, 1979 (Madisonville Messenger)