Cora Estella Bartlett

Cora Estella Bartlett, 87, born Cora E. Bowans May 1, 1922 in Ames, Iowa, passed away at the family home in Maryville, TN. She has gone to be with her Lord and Savior as well as her husband, Ralph Bartlett, who preceded her in death. She leaves behind: Brother, Edward Bowans; Daughters, Sharon Franseen & husband Herbert and Cynthia Kennedy & husband Charles; Sons, Jerry Bartlett (who has been an invalid for 50 years) and Randy Bartlett & wife Cheryl; 13 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren. Much appreciation and thanks to hospice and to all the caring and loving caregivers she had and to the ones that will be continuing to take care of her invalid son. Her body will be cremated so there will be no funeral. Any memorials should be to the Salvation Army which had a special place in her heart. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,