Johnson City Press Sunday, October 26, 2014

Isabel Slonaker, BILOXI, Miss.

Published September 28th, 2013 9:25 pm

Isabel G. Slonaker, age 83, a resident of Mississippi and Washington County, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, in Gulfport, Mississippi.
There will be a brief graveside service for friends and family held at Maple Lawn Cemetery in Jonesborough at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 29, 2013.
Mrs. Slonaker was preceded in death by her parents, Hazel and Lemuel Tyne Greenwell; her husband, Charles E. Slonaker Jr.; and eight siblings, Irene, Bess, Carl, Max, Harold, Dick LT, Dennis, David and Pauline.
Survivors include her two sons and their wives, Charles (Jenifer) and Ron (Jacqueline); 2 siblings, Samuel (Geraldine) Greenwell and Ruth Greenwell; Six grandchildren, Emma, Elizabeth, Gabriella, Kathryn, John and Jarret; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Isabel was a graduate of Lamar High School and she retired from Plus Mark, Inc., Greeneville, TN, at the age of 70.
She enjoyed gardening, cooking, canning, sewing, grilling and Kentucky Fried Chicken; and she enjoyed watching college and professional football and basketball.
The family would like to thank the folks of the Loyalton (Emeritus) of Biloxi for treating mother so kindly and God for providing us with her as a mother and friend. We thank Jesus Christ for saving her soul.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Riemann Family Funeral Home in Long Beach, MS. Tributes may be offered at www.riemannfamily.com.