Calvin England

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Mr. Calvin England, 26, of Lewisburg, TN, passed away Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Lewisburg, TN. Born in Rogers, AR on Oct. 8, 1995, Calvin was a son of Jeffery and Suzanne Wilcox England. Calvin is preceded in death by his grandfathers, Gary Wilcox and James England, and a great-aunt, Barbara Frame.

Calvin was a graduate of Columbia State Community College where he received a degree in network engineering and criminal justice, graduating Summa Cum Laude and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Calvin loved playing music, both lead guitar and keyboards, which came from his family of musicians, including his grandfather, Jimmy England; grandmother, Jerri Wilcox; great-uncles, Frank Dallas England and Earl “Bud” Tharp; and great-aunts, Barbara Frame and Annie Helms. He also enjoyed being a member of the Civil Air Patrol.

Calvin is survived by his parents, Jeff and Suzanne England of Lewisburg, TN; sister, Heidi England of Lewisburg, TN; grandmothers, Jerri Wilcox of Oakland, KY, Velma Harper Johnson of Glasgow, KY; uncles, Steve England of Columbia, KY, Johnny (Diane) London of Glasgow, KY, Gary London of Horse Cave, KY; and several cousins.

Visitation with the family will be held Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, from 1 until 3 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. A Celebration of Calvin’s life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at 3 p.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations, in honor of Calvin, may be made to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, P.O. Box 49104 Baltimore, MD. 21297, www.nami.org or to the Paws of Honor, 1350 Beverly Rd. Suite 115, McLean, VA 22101, www.pawsofhonor.org

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, INC, Chapel Hill, TN is in charge of the arrangements, 931-364-2233, www.lawrencefuneral.net