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Bennie Mae Shockley

d. September 13, 2018

Mrs. Bennie Mae Shockley age 84 of Tazewell, TN was born June 15, 1934 and passed away September 13, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side.

She was the cafeteria manager at TNT for 17 ½ years.  Bennie Mae was a member of the Howerton’s Baptist church where she  served as the Church Clerk for 49 years.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years:  Doyle Shockley

Parents:  Frank Chittum Sr and Lillie

Brothers:  Bill Chittum and Frank Chittum

Sisters:  Ethel Daughtery

               Nettie Ramsey

               Jean Smith

She is survived by her:

Son:  Gary Shockley and wife Rena

Daughters:  Janet England and husband Chris

                     Lisa Cook and husband Malcolm

Grandchildren:  Grayce Shockley

                              Lucy Shockley

                              Jennisy Vazquez (Jose)

                              Kristen Gray (Tim)

                              Kelli Coots (Kevin)

                             Alex England (Kim)

                             April England (Wesley)

                             Alaina England (Forrest)

Great Grandchildren:  Craye Harmon and wife Hannah

                                        Bryce England, Carlye England, AnnaGail Clardy,                  

                                        Debbie Clardy, Lynnix England and Abram Gray

Sisters-in-law:  Cloda Coffey and Shirley Shockley         

Several Nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends Friday, September 14, 2018 from 5PM till 7PM

With funeral to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel.

The Reverend J.C. Bull and the Reverend Lowell Welch officiating. 

Music will be provided by Steve Green and Grayce Shockley

Graveside services will be conducted Saturday at 11AM in the Fairview Cemetery

Pallbearers:  Alex England, Roger Shockley, Jeff Chittum, Jim Smith,

                       Noble Short and Mike Chittum

Honorary Pallbearers:  Tim Gray, Steve Reece, Cawood Reece, Johnny Lakins,

                                         Mark Reece, Johnny Barnard and Daryl Bull

The family ask in Lieu of Flowers that donations be make to the Howerton’s Baptist Church

In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to Daryl Bull at Howerton's Baptist 526 Vannoy Road Tazewell TN 37879.

Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is Honored to be serving the family

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