Teresa “Terri” Tweedy Burns, Age 62, passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 after a brave battle with ovarian cancer. She was preceded in death by her father William “Bill” Tweedy. She is survived by her mother, Shirley Tweedy; her children, Chad Burns and Beth (Tony) Piazza; brothers, Sam Tweedy, Jeff Tweedy, and Paul (Missy) Tweedy. She is also survived by the love of her life, Paul Hyde.
Terri was a native of Nashville and graduated from Cohn High School in 1972 and from Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in 1974. She was a dedicated Registered Nurse at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center for 33 years.
Family will receive visitors on Friday, March 10th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at West Harpeth Funeral Home. Services will take place on Saturday, March 11th at 10 a.m. at West Nashville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, where Terri was a lifelong member. Visitation will begin at 9:30 on Saturday at the church. Burial will follow at Harpeth Hills Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Sam Tweedy, Jeff Tweedy, Paul Tweedy, Jake Tweedy, Devin Tweedy, and Chris Vaughn. Honorary pallbearers will be the Women of Faith Sunday School Class and her co-workers and friends from the VA Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Terri’s memory to the West Nashville Cumberland Presbyterian Church 6849 Old Charlotte Pike 37209.