Jeanette McNeilly Talbott

Jeanette McNeilly “Mama Jean” Talbott age 87 of Maryville passed away Monday, June 28, 2010, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. She was a member of East Maryville Baptist Church for over 65 years and lived out the teaching of Proverbs 31. Jean also served in the Gideon’s Auxiliary. Preceded in death by: Husband, Kenneth Talbott; Parents, Walter L. & Minnie E. McNeilly; Sisters, Lois McNeilly, Ruth McNeilly, Edna McNeilly, Icie Martin, and Maude Widner; Brother, Harold McNeilly. Survivors include: Daughter & Son-in-law, Kay & Ned Coker; Sons & Daughters-in-law, Kenny & Pam Talbott and Don & Gina Talbott; Grandchildren, Julie & Jeff French, Shay & Laura Coker, Leslie & Josh Tummel, Zac Talbott; Erin & Hali Beth Talbott; Great-Grandchildren, Prater, Ellie, Mollee, & Gaven French, Jay & Kenley Coker; Special neighbor & friend, Geraldine Murphy. Funeral service will be at 6:00 PM, Thursday, July 1, 2010, at East Maryville Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Johnson and Rev. David Webster officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to: East Maryville Baptist Church Building Fund, 1150 Brown School Road, Maryville, TN 37804. Family will receive friends from 4:00 until 6:00 PM, Thursday, July 1, 2010 at East Maryville Baptist Church. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.

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