Edna Dickerson Fleenor, 86, Gray, entered into rest, Sunday, October 23, 2011 at the Johnson City Medical Center.
Mrs. Fleenor was a native and lifelong resident of Washington County.
She was a daughter of the late Fred and Sue Mills Dickerson and was also preceded in death by her husband, James C. Fleenor and one sister, Mary Bowman.
Mrs. Fleenor was a homemaker who loved country and gospel music; her favorite gospel group was Men of Praise. She enjoyed traveling, meeting friends on Friday for lunch, and solving crossword puzzles.
She was a member and tireless worker at Gray United Methodist Church, involving herself in many church charities, singing in the choir, building committee, the apple butter gang and the Lively Ladies. Mrs. Fleenor was also a member of the Washington County Home Demonstration Club.
Mrs. Fleenor leaves three sons, Jimmie D. Fleenor and wife, Betty, Gray, Fred Randall Fleenor and wife, Debra, Gray, Dennis Fleenor and wife, Robin, Johnson City; five grandchildren, Erin Gray, Douglas Fleenor, Carrie Fleenor, Ethan Fleenor and Elijah Fleenor; three step-grandchildren, Jimmy McMillan, Craig McMillan and Michael Brooks; five great grandchildren, Johnathan Fleenor, Andrea Polhemus, Casey McMillan, Murphy McMillan and Ivy Mae McMillan and several special friends.
The family will greet guests from 5:00 PM Tuesday, October 25, 2011until a Celebration of Life Service at 8:00 PM at Gray United Methodist Church. Pastors, Lloyd J. Jones, Jodie Ifhe and William Dingus will officiate. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday at Fairview Cemetery, Jonesborough, TN. Everyone will assemble at the cemetery at 10:50 AM. Active and honorary pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. In lieu of flowers, for those who wish, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Gray United Methodist Church, Building Fund, 2108 Oak Street, Johnson City, TN 37615. Online condolences may be shared through www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Tetrick Funeral and Cremation Services, 3001 Peoples Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 (423)610-7171 is serving the family.