Johnson City Press Wednesday, April 23, 2014


Published November 16th, 2013 9:50 pm

Mrs. Della Sanders Head, age 94, Jonesborough, passed away Friday, November 15, 2013, at the Asbury Center.
Mrs. Head was a native of Washington County and daughter of the late Hubert Garfield & Bertha Hale Sanders. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Head was also preceded in death by her husband, Harold T. “Jim” Head; foster son, Bobby Hale; three sisters; and three brothers.
She was a Homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include sister, Ruth Tesneary, Johnson City; cousins raised as brothers, James Krouse, Michigan, and Charles Krouse, Johnson City; brother-in-law, Guy Pealer, Johnson City; foster grandchildren; special friends, Helen Cole, Michael Brummitt and Janice & Ronnie Lee; and several nieces, nephews, great & great-great nephews and nieces.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Asbury Center and Caris Hospice for their loving care.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 18, 2013, at the Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. William Pealer officiating.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Monday prior to the service.
Interment services will follow at Glenwood,Union Cemetery. Pallbearers will be friends of family.
Memorial donations may be made to the family ? Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home, P.O. Box 98, Jonesborough, TN 37659.
Condolences may be sent to the Head family online at
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821