Mrs. Ada Lucille Curtis, age 81, of Johnson City, passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2013, in the Johnson City Medical Center.
Mrs. Curtis was a native of Konnarock, Virginia, who had lived most of her life in Johnson City. She was the daughter of the late Harrison and Flossie Jane Blevins Griffin. In addition to her parents, several brothers and sisters also preceded her in death.
She was a member of the Oakland Avenue Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of sixty-two years, Russell Curtis; seven daughters, Shirley Bowman and her husband, Eddie, Judy Whitson and her husband, Billy, Diane Grindstaff and her husband, Kenneth, Brenda Tipton, Kathy Carter and her husband, Terry, Linda Dawson and her husband, David, and Barbara Curtis; five sons, Dennis Curtis and his wife, Shiela, Jerry Curtis and his wife, Melisa, Gary Curtis and his wife, Brenda, Danny Curtis and his wife, Tina, and Tony Curtis and his wife, Jama; one brother, Roy Griffin; several grandchildren; and great grandchildren.
The family of Mrs. Ada Lucille Curtis will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Saturday, December 21, 2013, in the Morris-Baker South Chapel.
The funeral service will follow in the South Chapel at 7 PM. Rev. Roy Yelton will officiate.
The graveside committal service will be conducted at 2 PM Sunday in the Washington County Memory Gardens. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. Minister, family and friends are requested to meet at the funeral home by 1:15 PM Sunday to go in procession to the cemetery.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the Curtis family via www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Curtis family. (423) 282-1521