Cover photo for Alva C. Ledbetter's Obituary
Alva C. Ledbetter Profile Photo

Alva C. Ledbetter

May 15, 1932 — July 9, 2017

Alva C. Ledbetter

Alva Bennett Ledbetter, age 85 of Lebanon, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at the Southern Manor Assisted Living Center.  A native of Smith County, Tennessee, she was born to the late Jess Bennett and Mattie Belle Ray Bennett. Mrs. Ledbetter was a homemaker and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Lebanon.

 Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by granddaughter, Kim Davis; brothers, Virgil, Vaxter, Pete, Melvin, and Doug Bennett; sisters, Mattie Overstreet, Willette Ray, Liddie Mae Bennett.  Her parents, four of the above mentioned siblings, niece, brother-in-law, and uncle were all killed together in a truck/train accident in Smith County, TN in 1949. 

She is survived by her husband, Earl Ledbetter of Lebanon; sons, Rondell King (Sherry) of Franklin, David King (Clara) of Lebanon; daughter, Wanda Rhudy (Dewayne) of Antioch; grandchildren, Travis Cash (Ruby) of Pleasant View, Tracy Chilelli (Joe) of Lebanon, Ron King (Suzanne) of Fairview, Jennifer Haynes of Lebanon; and nine great-grandchildren.

 Service for Mrs. Ledbetter will be conducted on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Immanuel Baptist Church in Lebanon at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor John Hunn officiating.  Interment will follow immediately in the Wilson County Memorial Park.  Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 12:00 Noon until time of service at the church. 

Arrangements entrusted to Anderson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street, Gallatin, Tennessee.  615-461-7777

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Alva C. Ledbetter, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 18

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree