Mrs. Shirley Edith Honeycutt, 79, passed away Saturday, February 18, 2012, at Johnson City Medical Center.
A native of Ft. Blackmore, VA, she was the daughter of the late Alonzo and Myrtle Fleenor.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Doss Honeycutt; grandson, Kenneth Walter Honeycutt; five sisters, Bernice Gouge, Novella Bowman, Nina Ruth, Opal and Dorothy Fleenor; and one brother, Albert Fleenor.
She is survived by her four children, Larry W. Honeycutt and wife, Alice, Ginger D. Honeycutt Banks and husband, John H. Banks, Roger A. Honeycutt and wife, Melissa, and Angela M. Honeycutt Cole and husband, George; fifteen grandchildren, Janet Shipley, Kim Dawson, Lisa Honeycutt, Ginny Abraham, John David Banks, Nicholas A. Cole, Misty M. Yarbrough, Joesph Cole, Timothy Cole, Alex Honeycutt, Savannah Honeycutt, and Jacob Honeycutt; nine great grandchildren, Xander Shipley, Logan Fields, Seth Bower, Haley Abraham, Hannah Dawson, Alexis Yarbrough, Avery “Doss” Cole, MaKaylee Cole, and Madeline Cole; and two brothers Rev. Theodore Fleenor and Herschel Fleenor.
The family received friends on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Morris-Baker Funeral Home.
Services followed at 8 p.m. at Morris-Baker Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth Grindstaff officiating.
Burial was on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Monte Vista Memorial Park with procession from Morris-Baker at 10:45 a.m. Pallbearers: Timmy Cole, Logan Fields, Nicholas Cole, Joesph Cole, Seth Bower and Jacob Honeycutt. Honorary Pallbearers: Seth Kantos and Steve Sousong.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521.