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Sallie Whaley obituary
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Mary Ruth Cooksey
January 03, 1931 - January 21, 2007
Birthplace: Sevierville, Tennessee
Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA
Visitation: January 23, 2007
Service: January 23, 2007
Cemetery: Pigeon Forge Methodist Cemetery
Mary Ruth Cooksey, age 76 of Sevierville, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2007 at the University Of Tennessee Medical Center. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Sevierville, was a volunteer for Fort Sanders-Sevier Medical Center and Smoky Mountain Area Rescue Ministries and was involved with the Senior Outreach Sevier program.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Earl Cooksey and her parents, Rex and Vola Whaley.
Daughters and Sons-in-law: Cathy and H.M. Reed, Beth and Bob Pulley
Son and Daughter-in-law: David and Connie Lewelling
Grandchildren: Christie Flynn and husband Travis, Jennifer Hamilton and husband Shannon, Andrew Pulley, Allison Pulley
Step-grandchildren: Wendy and Greg Patterson, Leslie Maples, Chad Ownby
Great-grandchildren: Cooper and Saydie Flynn
Step Great-Grandchildren: Pailen Maples, Rylie Patterson
Sisters: Genevieve Justus, Billie Lovelace, Rexine Stoffle
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: First Baptist Church, Sevierville Helping Hands Ministry—317 Parkway—Sevierville, Tennessee 37862 or to the Smoky Mountain Area Rescue Ministries – P.O. Box 5968—Sevierville, Tennessee 37864
Funeral service 7:30 PM Tuesday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Carter and Rev. Randy Davis officiating and special music by Rev. Scott Andrews. Interment 11 AM Wednesday in Pigeon Forge Methodist Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-7:30 PM Tuesday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)