402 Donelson Parkway
PO Box 100
Dover, TN 37058
Phone: 931-232-5454
Fax: 931-232-8630

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of James Ezell can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle
James Ezell
In Memory of
James Milford
1932 - 2018
Click above to light a memorial candle.

The lighting of a Memorial Candle not only provides a gesture of sympathy and support to the immediate family during their time of need but also provides the gift of extending the Book of Memories for future generations.

Obituary for James Milford Ezell

James Milford  Ezell
James ‘Milford’ Ezell, age 85, of Bumpus Mills, TN, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Centennial Medical Center, Nashville, TN. He was born September 21, 1932 in Bumpus Mills, TN, son of the late James Elzie Ezell and Elma Helen Harris Ezell. He was the business owner of Milford’s Bait Shop in Bumpus Mills and a commercial fisherman; upon retirement, he became a farmer.
He served in the US Navy and was a trained carpenter. His most significant duty assignment was in Naha, Okinawa, where he was responsible for the construction and repair of wood, concrete, and masonry structures. He left the Navy in 1955, after receiving the National Defense Service Medal.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Eva Burns. Survivors include his beloved wife, Nancy Mitchell Ezell, daughter, Catherine Elaine Bau (Andrew), grandson, Thomas and granddaughter, Emily, all of Bumpus Mills, TN, son, James Edward Ezell (Christy) and grandson, Ethan Buchanan, of Indian Mound, TN.
A Celebration of life with military honors will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the Bumpus Mills United Methodist Church, with Bro. Glenn Byrd officiating. A reception will follow at the church. Memorial visitation will be from 10 am until the time of service Saturday.
Arrangements are entrusted to Anglin Funeral Home, Dover, TN.

To send flowers to the family of James Milford Ezell, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos