Karl Gustaf Krusell, age 78, passed away May 1, 2019 at Alive Hospice in Nashville. He worked as a machinist and tool and die maker.

Karl was preceded in death by his parents, Ingvar and Elizabeth Krusell; and brother, Paul Krusell. He is survived by his wife, Jill Partiss Krusell; sons, Paul (Tatiana) Krusell of Murfreesboro, Erik (Tina) Krusell of Rockvale; grandchildren, Svetlana, Kole, Karl, Vanessa, Sofia, Amelia, and Emma Krusell; and step-grandchildren, Shawn, Kara and Kaitlyn Blalock.

Visitation with the family will be 4:00-7:00 PM, Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home.

Chapel service will be 12:00 PM, Monday, May 6, 2019 at Jennings and Ayers with Pastor Robert Tuttle officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorials Processing, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson St, Nashville, TN 37203

Arrangements are under the direction of Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave online condolences at