Macon County Chronicle

Macon County Man Killed in Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Scene from Motor Cycle AccidentDennis Marshal Nash, age 54, of Lafayette, passed away on Sunday, April 20, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

Nash, who was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle, was traveling north on Highway 10 when he lost control of his motorcycle, traveling off the eastbound shoulder of the road.

Nash’s motorcycle struck several trees before coming to a rest in a nearby creek.

According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, there are no signs that alcohol or drugs not involved in the accident and Nash was wearing his helmet at the time.

Dennis Nash has been an employee of the Nestle Waters Company in Red Boiling Springs, TN for the last three years.  He enjoyed life and being outdoors; he loved to ride horses, motorcycles and loved to camp.  He was of the Missionary Baptist Belief and had told his experience to his family.

He is survived by; daughter, Brandi Nash, brothers, Danny (Sheila) Nash, and Dwight (Dawn) Nash all of Lafayette, TN, sisters, Melitha Russell of Hartsville, TN, Melinda (Edd) Roberts of Lebanon, TN, Melodie (Ramey) McBroom of Cookeville, TN, and several nieces and nephews.