Mary Nelle Trotter French
Mary Nelle Trotter French age 87 of Maryville passed away Thursday, April 7, 2011. She was a member of Binfield United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by: Husband, James B. French; Son, Jerry L. French; Sisters, Alma Bailey, Lillie Vineyard, Jean Bird, Elizabeth Troutman; Ruth McClure, and Carle Campbell; Brother, Bill Trotter; Parents, Isaac & Idella Trotter. Survivors include: Son & Daughter-in-law, James W. & Linda C. French; Grandchildren, James Robert French & Fiancé Stephanie Sheldon, Dr. Joshua B. & Dottie French; Matthew L. French; Brothers-in-law & Sisters-in-law, Dallas & Wanda Maxwell, Donald & Bobbie French, and Dorothy Giffin; numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks to Binfield Methodist Church Family, Dr. Doug Hembree and Jamie Buckner, Dr. James Cox & Lisa Dugger, Dr. Mark Anderson, Dr. Thomas Gaines, Dr. Paul Hatcher, Dr. Jay Mounger, Dr. Wahid Hanna & Staff at UT Hospital. Family and friends will assemble for graveside service and interment at 2:30 PM, Saturday, April 9, 2011 at Logan’s Chapel Church Cemetery with Rev. Tom Robins officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Holston Home for Children, 404 Holston Drive, Greeneville, TN 37743. Family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 PM, Saturday, Smith West Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.