Jeanette Engle, age 83, of 172 Engle Street, Erwin, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014.
She was a native of Unicoi County and a daughter of the late Alex and Lou Collins Masters. She owned and operated Engle’s Grocery along with her husband, Harvey Engle. Jeanette was a member of Chestoa Baptist Church where she was a former pianist, choir member, taught the ladies Sunday School Class, and served as Church Secretary. She was recognized by the Holston Baptist Association as Church Secretary of the year.
In addition to her parents, Jeanette is preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Engle.
Jeanette has left behind to cherish her memories: Sons: C.H. Engle and wife, Fanny of Brooksville, FL; Tony Engle of Erwin; James Engle and wife, Teresa of Erwin; Keith Engle of Gray. Daughters: Connie Bailey and husband, Robert of Erwin; Joanie Harris and husband, Ed of Erwin; Jeannie Burton and husband, Bill of Marion, NC; 13 Grandchildren. 12 Great Grandchildren. Sisters: Lena Masters of Erwin; Lorena Wilson of Erwin. Brother: Bernard Masters of Erwin.
The family requests the honor of your presence as we honor and remember the life of Jeanette Engle in a funeral service to be at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, April 15, 2014 in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Roger Hilemon will officiate. Keleigh Engle will provide a Eulogy. Vocal selections will be provided by Joanie Harris and Andrea Williams and by Mary Kay Bailey, Debbie Davis, and Tommy Franklin.
A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 5:00 PM and continue until service time at Valley Funeral Home on Tuesday. A committal service will be held on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the Mausoleum Chapel of Evergreen Cemetery. Those who will be attending will meet at Valley Funeral Home at 10:30AM. Serving as active pallbearers will be Mrs. Engle’s grandsons.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family through our website at www.valleyfuneralhome.net
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Jeanette Engle through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, TN, 423-743-9187.