Obit: Mary Frances

Obit: Mary Frances

September 7th, 2011 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

ellMary Frances Churchwell, 94, a 60 year resident of Red Bank, departed this life Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at Summit View.Mary Frances was born in Gibson, Tenn., and was a graduate of the University of Tennessee Knoxville earning a masters degree in education. She taught for many years at Red Bank Middle School teaching the 7th and 8th grades. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma.Mary Frances was a longtime member of Red Bank United Methodist and belonged to the Young at Heart Group.She was preceded In death by her husband of 68 years, Eli P. Churchwell Sr.; her parents; three sisters; and three brothers. Survivors include her son, Eli and his wife, Susan Churchwell, of Hixson; two grandsons, Scot and his wife, Meghan Churchwell, of White Oak and Rod Churchwell, of Soddy-Daisy; two sisters-in-law, Lurline Davis, of Nashville and Eloise Churchwell, of Blytheville, Ark.; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with Rev. Jeff Lambert officiating.Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.The family will receive friends 4-7 p.m. today at Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace.


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