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Betty L. Cogburn Webb
January 16, 1921 - July 10, 2010
Birthplace:Sevier Co., TN
Resided In:Seymour, TN
Visitation:July 12, 2010
Service:July 12, 2010
Cemetery:Boyd's Creek Cemetery
Betty L. Cogburn Webb, age 89 of Seymour, passed away Saturday, July 10, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleo Webb, who was killed in World War II. Following his death, she went back to school at Pittman Center, and then to the University of Tennessee, where she received her B.S. in Education. She taught school for 27 years in Sevier and Knox Counties, and retired from Gap Creek Elementary under Mr. James King. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Seymour. She loved to work in her flowers, can vegetables in the summer, quilt in the winter, and bowl at Fountain Lanes since 1985.
She was also preceded in death by her: parents, Uncle Jim & Bertha Valentine Cogburn; granddaughters, Gena Rains & Misty Shultz; great-granddaughter, Lillyana Faith Cunningham; brothers, Paul Valentine, Otis & Veston Cogburn; sister & brother-in-law, Sue & Ray Ogle; and sister, Cora Williams.
Daughters & sons-in-law: Hazel & Everett Richardson of Asheville, NC, and Geraldine & David Shultz of Seymour
Granddaughters: Jennifer Whitaker & husband Randy of Georgia, Deanna Williams of Knoxville, and Rhonda Shoffeitt of Asheville, NC
Great grandchildren: Christy Bozeman & husband Ray of Georgia, Leslie Cunningham & husband Chris of Georgia, and Cody Williams of Seymour
Great-great grandchildren: Ariel & Kaitlyn Bozeman; Ivory, Austin, Gage, and Sarah Lane; Kaden & Kollin Williams; and Leila & Landon Cunningham
Special nephew: Wayne Ogle & wife Rosemary
Special niece: Archie Galyon
Sister-in-law: Lola Valentine
Special cousins: Jimmy Valentine, who visited every week and brought her tomatoes, okra, and beans; and Bertha Hopson
Other cousins: Wayne & Michelle Valentine of Idaho, Billy & Evelyn Valentine, Clark & Burvil Valentine, Eddie & Linda Valentine of Arkansas, Arlene & John Kateen of Georgia, Arlisa Traver of Oklahoma, Audrey Rittenhouse of Indiana, and Sylvia & Pat Erethon of Kansas
Special friends of 58 years: Cordie Turner and Barbara Shipley
Other close friends: Aileen Plemmons, Nancy Sides, Ruby Embler, and many more special cousins and friends whom she always kept in touch with by phone
Funeral service 7 PM Monday at Atchley’s Seymour Chapel with Rev. Tim Martin officiating. Interment 10 Am Tuesday in Boyds Creek Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Wayne Ogle, Cody Williams, Ray Bozeman, Jimmy Valentine, Tony Strickland, and Randy Whitaker. Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Monday at Atchley Funeral Home, Seymour, 122 Peacock Court, Seymour, TN 37865, (85) 577-2807. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)