Planning Ahead

Many people choose to pre-plan their funerals. Pre-planning means making funeral arrangements in advance of the need of them. Ligon & Bobo has assisted families with advance planning since 1920. How Much Does It Cost? Advance planning at Ligon & Bobo costs nothing.

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The History of Ligon and Bobo

Almost a century ago, Mr. Charles Horace Ligon started with a goal to serve the families of Wilson County by offering the best available funeral services during their time of need. He always had one very important principle - to always be courteous and friendly, but above all - caring.

Recent Obituaries

Bertha Mai Roberts

Graveside service for Miss Bertha Mai Roberts will be 9:30 AM Friday, January 23, 2015, at the Prosperity Cemetery with Bro. Donald Owens officiating.  There will be no visitation prior to graveside service. Miss Roberts, age 85 of Lebanon passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at University Medical Center. Born April 4, 1929, in Statesville, […]

William Everette “Billy” Caplenor

Funeral services for Mr. William Everette “Billy” Caplenor will be 1:00 PM Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Gregory, Rev. David Hesson, and Hilary Dawson officiating.  Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.  Visitation Tuesday 2-8 PM and Wednesday after 10 AM at Ligon & Bobo. Mr. […]

John F. Criner

Mr. John F. Criner age 90 of Lebanon died January 16, 2015.  A native of Jasper, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Bolin and Tess Criner.  He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII aboard the USS Mississippi and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  He was a member of […]

Lillian Ewing Lening

Funeral services for Mrs. Lillian Ewing Lening will be 2:00 PM Sunday, January 18, 2015, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Pastor John Hunn officiating.  Interment will be at sunrise on Monday at Fairview Cemetery in Norene.  Visitation will be Saturday 2–6 PM and Sunday after 1 PM at Ligon & Bobo. Mrs. Lening, […]

Corrie Bilbro Dishman

Mrs. Corrie Bilbro Dishman age 79 of Lebanon died January 13, 2015, at University Medical Center.  Born July 11, 1935 in Wilson County, she was the daughter of the late Billie G. Bilbro and Vera Ward Bilbro.  She was a member of Gladeville United Methodist Church and was a homemaker.  Preceded in death by her […]

Steve Armistead

William Steven Armistead, age 67 of Mt. Juliet, TN, passed away January 11, 2015 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN. His funeral service will be held at Victory Baptist Church in Mt. Juliet, TN on January 15, 2015, at 11 a.m., with visitation preceding the service from 9 -11 am. Rev. Chuck Groover will officiate […]

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