Erskine "Ernie"'s Story
Erskine "Ernie" Hardin McCullough Jr., 79, of Pleasant Hill, TN, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his home in Pleasant Hill, TN.
He was born Sept. 3, 1937, in Loudon, TN, son of Agnes Louise (Dyer) McCullough. Ernie worked as a machinist and also proudly served his country in the Army Special Forces - the Green Berets.
He is survived by his children, John Braddock, Caroline Adams, Cheryl Crawford, Jody McCullough, Jamie McCullough, Christie McCullough, Christopher Miller and Moriah McCullough; grandchildren, Chase, Teras, Jacob, Caleb, Jessica, Samuel, Joshua, Kieran and Michael; great-grandchild, Ryder Ray; and brother, John Dyer; and many nephews and nieces.
In addition to his mother, Ernie was preceded in death by his grandson, Matthew Crawford; grandfather, Hardin McCullough; grandmother, Jurittia (Rit) McCullough; brothers, Robert McCullough, Dewayne Dyer, Tony Dyer and William Dyer; and nephew, Todd Dyer. Ernie was also preceded by Heidi McCullough.
A visitation was held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. (www.bilbreyfh.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on January 13, 2017