Blanche Stanbury Pepper Vandergriff

Blanche Stanbury Pepper Vandergriff, age 87, of Maryville, passed away Saturday, May 22, in the morning at home in her sleep. Survived by loving husband, Dr. Harris Trent Vandergriff, MD, children, and grand children: son Harris Trent Vandergriff, Jr. with daughter Emily (who preceded in death) and wife Melva; son Louis Allen Vandergriff and wife Marta who have sons Nathan (with expecting wife Désirée) and Alexander; daughter Kay Ann Allen and husband Michael with sons Christopher with wife Melony and children Taegan and Cooper; Andrew with wife Natalie and children Quentin and Evy; and son John Vandergriff and wife Milly. Mrs. Vandergriff was a member of St. Andrews Episcopel Church. Born in Franklin, Mississippi, by Daniel Gilbert Pepper and Halle Kate Gibson (deceased). Preceded in death by brothers Dan Jr., and Bob and sister May Pepper. Surviving brother Louis who lives in Mississippi. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at the St. Andrews Episcopel Church. In lieu of flowers, donate to Multiple Sclerosis Society in memory of Blanche Vandergriff at Arrangements are by Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 983-1000,