Alvin “Snab” Sellars passed away on January 7, 2022 at age 72. The Funeral Service, conducted by Brother Danny Sellars and Shawn Croninger, is 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 12, 2022 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN. Interment in Sellars-Arnold Cemetery, Norene TN, will follow the service. Pallbearers include: Shawn Croninger, James Lovens, Maxie Croninger, Richard Northcutt, Randy Likens, and Don Ashworth. Honorary Pallbearer: Lee Addison. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home on Tuesday 4-8 p.m. and 9 a.m. until the service on Wednesday.
Riley Alvin Sellars was born in Orlando FL to Helen Ashworth Sellars and Riley Sellars. He was a Featherweight Boxing Champion and an 18-wheeler truck driver with the CB handle “Screamin’ Eagle”. He served in Artillery in the United States Army during Vietnam, was also a Drill Sergeant, and was forever a military man. He is survived by children: Robin Schlect and Michael Shane Sellars; grandchildren: Maria Schlecht, Natalie Schlecht, and Gabriel Sellars; siblings: Debbie (Maxie) Croninger, Cindy Sellars, Peggy Northcutt, Wally (Sherry) Sellars, and Mark Sellars; and nephews and nieces: Shawn Croninger, Nicole Northcutt, Spencer Northcutt, Tabitha Sellars, Paige Sellars, and Avery Sellars. He is preceded in death by parents Helen and Riley Sellars, brother Jerry Sellars, grandchild Wren Schlecht, and fur buddy Little Bit. Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, 615.444.9393.