Nathaniel Thomas Hightower

Born on March 29, 1920

Departed on June 20, 2007 and resided in Goodlettsville, TN

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HIGHTOWER, Nathaniel Thomas, II - of Goodlettsville, passed away on June 20, 2007, at age 87. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Margaret H. Hightower; three sons, Thomas Hightower III, Augusta GA, David Hightower, Goodlettsville, TN and Steve W. Hightower, Old Hickory, TN; 4 grandchildren, Michelle Hightower, Meredith Hightower, Robin Hightower, and Thomas Hightower IV. Mr. Hightower was a Veteran of World War II. He served in the South Pacific as Sergeant Major in the Marine Corps. He retired from Metro Nashville Public Schools and served on Metro Nashville School Board for 16 years. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, June 25, 2007 at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, 127 N. Main St., Goodlettsville. Lytle Thomas of Inner City Ministries will officiate. Interment will be 1 p.m. at Middle Tennessee Veteran's Cemetery. Visiting hours will be on Sunday from 2 - 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

5 Comments to Nathaniel Thomas Hightower

  1. Sandra Hightower
    December 8, 2012 12:00 am

    Grandaddy, I will always remember your voice saying “Hey Sandy”.
    You have been a wonderful grandaddy to Robin and Thomas and so very loving to me. You remain in my heart forever.

  2. Meredith Hightower
    December 8, 2012 12:00 am

    Grandpa, i will miss you very much. I am very lucky to of had a grandfather like you. I will always cherish the memories i had with you. I love you!

  3. Michelle Hightower
    December 8, 2012 12:00 am

    Grandpa! Thanks so much for everything you did for me. You will be greatly missed and I love you very much.
    Love you always,

  4. Stevie
    December 8, 2012 12:00 am

    We all loved you very much and you will be missed.Our prayers and thoughts are with you.
    Love from your son Stevie

  5. Thomas Hightower III
    December 8, 2012 12:00 am


    I’ll miss you very much. You were a wonderful father and my friend.


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