Gov. McWherter Funeral Arrangements Announced
Funeral arrangements for former Tennessee Governor Ned McWherter have been announced. According to his son, Mike McWherter, one service will be held at War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville on Saturday at 2 p.m. A second memorial is set for 1:30, Sunday afternoon in Dresden on the front lawn of McWherter’s home. The public is welcomed at the services. The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the American Hear Association, the American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Ned McWherter died Monday at the age of 80.