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(June 12, 1918 - February 9, 2010)
Nell Fern Baxter Williams, age 91, of Newport, passed away Tuesday, February 09, 2010 at Cocke County Baptist Convalescent Center. She was a faithful charter member of English Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Luster Williams. She is survived by her son, Tip Williams; grandson and his wife, David C. and Lee Williams; great grandchildren, Marlee Kate Williams and Maya Williams all of Newport; also several, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, February 11, 2010 in Manes Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Brian Parrish officiating. Burial will be held 10:00 am Friday, February 12, 2010 in Huff Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Thursday at Manes Funeral Home prior to the funeral services.
Family and friends may sign the guest register on line at: www.manesfuneralhome.com. . Manes Funeral Home in charge.