Mrs. Bessie Lock
Mrs. Bessie Louise Lock age 82 of Tazewell, TN was born November 20, 1929. Bessie went home to be with her Lord and Savior on November 11, 2012 while her family stood by her side. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church and retired from Boweevil Knitting. She enjoyed many things in her life expecially farming with her husband Bud. Bessie had a strong passion for singing in the church choir and loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren dearly.
She was preceded in death by her:
Husband: Virgil Bud Lock
Parents: Singleton and Lydia Rowland
Brothers: Bill, Hubert, and Lawerence ?Shortie? Rowland
Sister: Hazel Earls
She is survived by her:
Daughter and son-in-Law: Gail and Mike Seabolt of New Tazewell, TN
Son and daughter-in-law: Terry and Lisa Lock of Tazewell, TN
Grandchildren: Crystal and husband Greg England
Stacy and husband Dewayne Williams
Anna-Marie and husband Scott Dison
Brian and wife Noelle Centers
Great-grandchildren: Dylan, Devin, and Kaycie Williams, Matthew England, Houston Chadwell, Elexus Dison, Kristin Lock, and Paxton Burns
Brother and sister-in-law: George and Betty Rowland of Tazewell, TN
Sisters: Gladys Whiteaker of Tazewell, TN
Martha Rowland of Tazewell, TN
Mary Fultz of Tazewell, TN
A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Monday November 12, 2012 from 6PM until 8PM at the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday November 13, 2012 at 11AM at the Cedar Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Eddie Overholt, the Rev. George Walker and the Rev. Kim Collingsworth officiating. Music will be provided by Barbara Hatfield, David Painter and the Cedar Grove Baptist Church Choir. Burial will follow in the Burchett Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Mike Fultz, Don Fultz, Jeff Whiteaker, Rick Rowland, Roy Dell Whiteaker, and Steve Fultz
Honorary Pallbearers: Chris Fultz, Dewayne Williams, Greg England, Scott Dison, Brian Centers, Jesse Gilbert, and Blaine Smith
Claiborne ? Overholt Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.