John Tramel age 79 of Lebanon died Monday, March 10, 2014 at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Born in Dekalb County, he was the son of the late Silas and Caroline Tramel and was preceded in death by a sister, Sophia Tramel and brothers, Charles Albert and Paul Tramel and Eugene Poland. John was a longtime employee of the Wilson Co. Road Commission. He is survived by his wife, Betty Sue Baine Tramel of Lebanon; children, Cathy (Charles) Quarles of Watertown, Shirley (Stoke Lynch) Tramel of Lebanon, John Wayne (Regina) Tramel of Lebanon; grandchildren, Amanda Roberts, Bobbie Ann (Kirk)Eastes, Kevin, Steven, Elizabeth and Andrew Quarles, Marcus and Matthew Tramel; 6 great grandchildren; sister, Ruby May Vastola of Lebanon. Funeral services 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Hunter Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Fowler and Bro. Bill Smith officiating. Visitation 10 am - 8 pm Wednesday and 10 am till service time Thursday. Pallbearers, Employees of the Wilson Co. Road Commission. Interment at the Curtis Cemetery in Alexandria. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Tramel family.