Maxie Caruthers Jr.

March 6, 1921February 13, 2020

Maxie Caruthers Jr, 98 of Nashville passed away on Feb 13, 2020. He was born in Lawrenceburg, TN. He was a US Army veteran from WWII and Korea. He was a member and deacon at McNairy Hill Primitive Baptist Church. He was predeceased by his wife Marie Caruthers. He is survived by his children Brenda Caruthers and Maxie Caruthers III and 2 grandchildren Brian and Chris Caruthers. There will be a gathering of family and friends on Friday Feb 21, from four o’clock pm until six o’clock pm at Woodlawn Roesch Patton Funeral Home and on Saturday Feb. 22, from ten o’clock until service time at eleven o’clock at Big Harpeth UPBC 522 Meridian Street Nashville TN 37207. Graveside service will be Monday Feb. 24, 11 am at Nashville National Cemetery.


  • Gathering of Family and Friends Friday, February 21, 2020
  • Gathering of Family and Friends Saturday, February 22, 2020
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, February 22, 2020
  • Graveside Service Monday, February 24, 2020


Maxie Caruthers Jr.

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Goldie Hebb

February 20, 2020

Deacon Caruthers and I go back a long way. I apologize because I have to work that Saturday morning, but nothing can erase my sincere love for this Primitive Baptist warrior. Brenda my heart felt condolences.

Margaret(Kristie) Tate

February 20, 2020

He was a very nice and sweet person. I remember him when I was a kid he would always sit on the porch. He lived a long beautiful live.