Elizabeth Lavender

Born in Nashville, TN on April 18, 1924

Departed on April 24, 2021 and resided in Nashville, TN

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Elizabeth Marie Lavender of Nashville, TN passed away on April 24, 2021. She was 97 years old.

Preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Milburn Lavender, Jr. and son Andrew Lavender; Elizabeth is survived by her daughter Lyndal Corbitt (Jim); grandchildren Emily Warren, Erika Woodard (John), Josh Corbitt (Lacey), Anna Morefield (Josh); nine great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; many other cherished family members and friends.

Church and family were most important to Elizabeth as she served both faithfully most of her life. She enjoyed going on vacation and cooking and she never missed out on a good game of cards. Elizabeth loved to entertain company at the house whenever anyone dropped by.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 28 from 4-8pm and again on Thursday, April 29 from 10-11am.

Chapel services will begin at 11am on Thursday April 29, all at West Harpeth Funeral Home on Charlotte Pike in Nashville. Interment to follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Nashville at 12:30pm.

7 Comments to Elizabeth Lavender

  1. Steve Dodson says:

    What a Godly woman, so many good memories, Sunday lunch with the Corbitts after Church, Nan as my
    front seat passenger on our Florida trips, and she would always save me a corner piece of her chocolate cake, we love and miss you Nan!!!
    Steve & Pam Dodson

  2. Audrey Robinson Johnson says:

    Nan was sweet and always made us all feel special. She will truly be miss by all . I will continue to pray for her family

  3. Marcia Mercer says:

    We will miss her so much. Love and prayers to all of you.


  4. Carolyn and Jim Leedy says:

    So glad there are so many memories in spending time at church.

  5. Wanda O’Guin says:

    Rip Elizabeth, you are with the Lord now! Tell my mom and dad I love and miss them!

  6. Kellye Jeffers says:

    Nanny is so special to us. We love her so. She was always cheerful and happy and brightened our day.
    We will rejoice that she is with Jesus. We will pray for comfort and peace for her family.

  7. Mary Dawn Pafford says:

    I loved Mrs. Lavender!

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